The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 107 115 93
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 8 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.17% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.54% 0.85% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -26.08%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
315 352 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.36% 20.24% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 282 286 266
Average salary £43,375 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Office Communications Server
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Lync
2 10 (90.91%) Unified Communications
2 10 (90.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (90.91%) Office 365
2 10 (90.91%) MCTS
2 10 (90.91%) MCSE
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) MCITP
3 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) Migration
5 7 (63.64%) Project Management
6 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
6 6 (54.55%) NAS
6 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (54.55%) Degree
6 6 (54.55%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (54.55%) VMware
6 6 (54.55%) MCSA
6 6 (54.55%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) MS Office
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Lync
2 10 (90.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
3 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
6 1 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Unified Communications
2 6 (54.55%) NAS
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Consultant
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Consultant
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (54.55%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) MCTS
1 10 (90.91%) MCSE
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) MCITP
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CCVP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
1 1 (9.09%) SCSM
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) Lotus
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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