The table below looks at the statistics for Live Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Live Communications Server over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Live Communications Server
Rank 219 221 198
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Live Communications Server 8 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.035% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.84% 0.20% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £27,500 £33,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.81%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £33,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.81%
Live Communications Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
956 991 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.64% 17.41% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 752 786 905
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Live Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Live Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Live Communications Server
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Live Communications Server Salary Trend in Berkshire

Live Communications Server
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Live Communications Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
Bracknell +13 7 £27,500 -16.66%
Live Communications Server
South East

Live Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Live 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 Live Communications Server.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 22 (78.57%) Blackberry
2 22 (78.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 22 (78.57%) Clustering
2 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 22 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 22 (78.57%) High Availability
3 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (64.29%) Fujitsu
5 17 (60.71%) DV Cleared
6 15 (53.57%) Release Management
7 14 (50.00%) Replication
8 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
9 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
9 9 (32.14%) Time Management
10 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (21.43%) MS Access
11 6 (21.43%) Statistics
11 6 (21.43%) Meridio
11 6 (21.43%) NetBackup
11 6 (21.43%) HP
11 6 (21.43%) EMC
11 6 (21.43%) Citrix
11 6 (21.43%) SAN
11 6 (21.43%) Veritas
11 6 (21.43%) Unicenter

Live Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Live 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 Live Communications Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 28 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 22 (78.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 22 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
1 6 (21.43%) DHCP
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MS Access
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Support Engineer
2 20 (71.43%) Messaging Engineer
3 17 (60.71%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 17 (60.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 17 (60.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) Blackberry
1 22 (78.57%) Clustering
2 14 (50.00%) Replication
3 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (21.43%) Statistics
4 6 (21.43%) Thin Client
4 6 (21.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) High Availability
2 15 (53.57%) Release Management
3 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
3 9 (32.14%) Time Management
4 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 17 (60.71%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) NetBackup
1 6 (21.43%) Unicenter
1 6 (21.43%) Netcool
1 6 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (21.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Fujitsu
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Meridio
3 6 (21.43%) HP
3 6 (21.43%) EMC
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) Veritas
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle