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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank - - 164
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -
Office Communications Server
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
709 703 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.34% 18.89% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 591 549 519
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) DMZ
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) PBX
3 2 (50.00%) PSTN
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) DMZ
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (50.00%) PSTN
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware