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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 260 325 333
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +8
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 6 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.038% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.19% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Average salary £85,000 £56,250 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.11% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
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
1448 2119 2658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.58% 19.95% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1802 2268
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) Bloomberg
2 12 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) SLA
2 12 (85.71%) Change Management
2 12 (85.71%) Financial Institution
2 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) SCCM
2 12 (85.71%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (85.71%) Hedge funds
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (14.29%) IaaS
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
1 12 (85.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory Support
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory Support Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Blackberry Support
1 12 (85.71%) Service Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Service Desk Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Service Desk Support
1 12 (85.71%) Service Desk Support Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Blackberry
1 12 (85.71%) Hedge funds
1 12 (85.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Change Management
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) Bloomberg