The first table below looks at the demand for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 24 April 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 274 243 275
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +32
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 8 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.094% 0.18% 0.054%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.46% 0.91% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 3
Average salary £40,000 £36,834 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.59% -1.77%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1741 1644 1864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.36% 19.50% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1452 1558
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in the East of England

Office Communications Server
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in the East of England

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office Communications Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Hertfordshire +7 2 £48,750 -20.40%
Norfolk - 2 £29,125 -
Bedfordshire -22 1 £40,000 +8.59%
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (75.00%) VMware
4 9 (75.00%) Lync
4 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
5 8 (66.67%) SAN
6 7 (58.33%) Windows
6 7 (58.33%) SCCM
7 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (41.67%) MCSE
8 5 (41.67%) SCOM
8 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (41.67%) MCITP
8 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (33.33%) JOnAS
9 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (25.00%) Citrix
10 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (25.00%) MS Office
10 3 (25.00%) DNS
10 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 2 (16.67%) WSUS
11 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
11 2 (16.67%) Problem Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
1 11 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (75.00%) Lync
2 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (33.33%) JOnAS
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (16.67%) IIS
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) NAS
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (8.33%) PBX
4 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (16.67%) Change Management
1 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) MCSE
2 5 (41.67%) MCITP
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) MCTS
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenServer
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) WSUS
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya