The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 122 124 111
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.055% 0.067%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.55% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £37,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.94% -10.52%
Office Communications Server
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
387 394 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.71% 21.78% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 342 355 232
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in Birmingham

Office Communications Server
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Avaya
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
1 6 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 6 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (100.00%) WebEx
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 6 (100.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Communications Support Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Lync Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 6 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Avaya
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft