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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 221 205 215
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 4 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.068% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% 1.37% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 11
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,900 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
1117 1022 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.88% 18.37% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 816 831 975
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Office 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 Office Communications Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Reading -11 1 £77,500 +40.90%
Office Communications Server
South East

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Lync
3 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (66.67%) Firewall
4 8 (66.67%) H.323
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (58.33%) CCNP
5 7 (58.33%) CCNA
5 7 (58.33%) VoIP
5 7 (58.33%) CCVP
5 7 (58.33%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (50.00%) Unified Communications
7 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
8 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (16.67%) Postini
9 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (16.67%) NAS
9 2 (16.67%) vSphere
9 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
9 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (16.67%) Change Control
9 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Lync
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (16.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) H.323
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) NAS
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) SMTP
6 1 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (8.33%) PBX
6 1 (8.33%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) EDRMS
General
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Military
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (25.00%) Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Applications Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Application Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Application Development Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNP
1 7 (58.33%) CCNA
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (58.33%) CCVP
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Fujitsu
3 2 (16.67%) Postini
4 1 (8.33%) Polycom
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel
4 1 (8.33%) Siemens