The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank - 127 114
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.054% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.26% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £45,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
Office Communications Server
North 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 Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
278 385 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.06% 20.89% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 199 313 230
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in Cheshire

Office Communications Server
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) MGCP
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) 3Com
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Draytek
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) MGCP
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) 3Com
1 1 (100.00%) Draytek