The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 134 117 126
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 1 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.055% 0.46% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 2.17% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.94% -10.52%
Office Communications Server
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
452 415 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.01% 21.21% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 418 376 348
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in Bristol

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) RightFax
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 4 (66.67%) Messaging Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Lync Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) RightFax