The first table below looks at the demand for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 100 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% 0.55% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.81% 3.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £33,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
248 199 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.42% 18.16% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 232 188 174
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Office Communications Server
East of England

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the Bedfordshire region.

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office Communications Server within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +4 2 £33,000 +13.79%
Office Communications Server
East of England

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Office Communications Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Office Communications Server.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Office Communications Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Office Communications Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Wintel Support
1 4 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 2 (50.00%) EMC