The first table below looks at the demand for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +18.27%
Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
82 69 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.18% 26.24% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 53
Average salary £30,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.78% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £30,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Office Communications Server
Cheshire