The table below looks at the statistics for Office 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 Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 207 212 203
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 2 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.036% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.18% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 20
Average salary £45,000 £61,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.53% +6.52%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -
Office 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
863 1086 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.32% 19.36% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 689 814 860
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in Berkshire

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Lync
3 6 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (75.00%) VoIP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) H.323
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) CCNA
4 5 (62.50%) CCVP
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
7 2 (25.00%) Telepresence
7 2 (25.00%) Windows
7 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (25.00%) Middleware
8 1 (12.50%) GroupWise
8 1 (12.50%) Project Management
8 1 (12.50%) IIS
8 1 (12.50%) Clustering
8 1 (12.50%) Validation
8 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
8 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 7 (87.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) H.323
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (25.00%) Telepresence
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) POP3
6 1 (12.50%) SMTP
6 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 1 (12.50%) IMAP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) CCVP
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Novell
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus
3 1 (12.50%) Polycom
3 1 (12.50%) Tandberg