The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 317 304 319
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 9 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.075% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% 0.73% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 15
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
Office Communications Server
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2508 2204 2511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.83% 18.19% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2136 1990 2317
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in the City of London

Office Communications Server
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in the City of London

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (92.00%) Lync
3 20 (80.00%) MS Exchange
4 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (48.00%) Windows
7 11 (44.00%) ITIL
7 11 (44.00%) MS Office
7 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (44.00%) Finance
8 10 (40.00%) Change Management
8 10 (40.00%) Unified Communications
9 9 (36.00%) Blackberry
9 9 (36.00%) SMTP
9 9 (36.00%) DNS
10 8 (32.00%) S/MIME
10 8 (32.00%) Symantec
10 8 (32.00%) Clearswift
10 8 (32.00%) MAILsweeper
11 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (24.00%) PBX
12 6 (24.00%) Firewall
12 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (24.00%) Banking
13 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 5 (20.00%) Office 365
13 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (16.00%) Siemens
14 4 (16.00%) MPLS
14 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 23 (92.00%) Lync
2 20 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (16.00%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
5 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (44.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 9 (36.00%) SMTP
2 9 (36.00%) DNS
3 8 (32.00%) S/MIME
4 6 (24.00%) PBX
4 6 (24.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.00%) MPLS
5 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) IMAP
6 3 (12.00%) SSL
6 3 (12.00%) POP3
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 3 (12.00%) Internet
7 2 (8.00%) Extranet
7 2 (8.00%) DMZ
7 2 (8.00%) PSTN
7 2 (8.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Electronics
3 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Implementation Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) BBC
2 3 (12.00%) DTV
3 2 (8.00%) iPhone
3 2 (8.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Phone
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Information Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCSE
2 4 (16.00%) MCP
2 4 (16.00%) MCITP
3 3 (12.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Symantec
2 8 (32.00%) Clearswift
3 4 (16.00%) Siemens
3 4 (16.00%) Polycom
3 4 (16.00%) Mitel
4 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 3 (12.00%) Lotus
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
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