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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank - 318 308
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 0 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.060% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.29% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 19
Average salary - £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-27.50% -
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
1843 2424 2224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.49% 20.93% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 2070 1999
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Lync
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) MAPI
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe
3 4 (50.00%) SCCP
3 4 (50.00%) H.323
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Advertising
3 4 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (50.00%) Polycom
3 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (50.00%) WebEx
3 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) IMAP
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) iPhone
3 4 (50.00%) Server Building
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) MCSA
5 2 (25.00%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Lync
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SCCP
1 4 (50.00%) H.323
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (50.00%) IMAP
1 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 4 (50.00%) WebEx
General
1 4 (50.00%) Advertising
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Communications Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) CCA
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCTS
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) CCEE
1 2 (25.00%) CCIA
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 4 (50.00%) Polycom
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) VMware