The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank - 235 279
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 0 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.50% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 10
Average salary - £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1612 1400 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 21.26% 19.61% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1237 1629
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (100.00%) Lync
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Symantec
5 3 (37.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (25.00%) AppSense
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (100.00%) Lync
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) PBX
4 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
5 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) CCA
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (12.50%) MCTS
4 1 (12.50%) MCITP
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenServer
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) AppSense
3 2 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) CommVault
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya