The table below looks at the statistics for Live Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Live Communications Server over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Live Communications Server
Rank 838 840 836
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Live Communications Server 37 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.008% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.039% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Live Communications Server
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22425 20254 22932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.78% 20.16% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18449 17321 19731
Average salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Live Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Live Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

Live Communications Server
Salary Trend in England

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

Live Communications Server Salary Trend in England

Live Communications Server
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Live Communications Server within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +9 37 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Live Communications Server
UK

Live Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Live 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 Live Communications Server.

1 38 (100.00%) Windows
1 38 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 38 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 35 (92.11%) Microsoft
3 31 (81.58%) Windows XP
3 31 (81.58%) Security Cleared
4 30 (78.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (78.95%) Blackberry
4 30 (78.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 28 (73.68%) DV Cleared
5 28 (73.68%) Incident Management
6 22 (57.89%) High Availability
6 22 (57.89%) Clustering
7 21 (55.26%) Fujitsu
7 21 (55.26%) MS Excel
8 20 (52.63%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (50.00%) Time Management
10 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
11 15 (39.47%) Internet
12 8 (21.05%) DHCP
12 8 (21.05%) DNS
12 8 (21.05%) Netcool
12 8 (21.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 8 (21.05%) HP
12 8 (21.05%) EMC
12 8 (21.05%) Citrix
12 8 (21.05%) SAN
12 8 (21.05%) Veritas
12 8 (21.05%) Unicenter
12 8 (21.05%) Thin Client

Live Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Live 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 Live Communications Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 38 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 30 (78.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 30 (78.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (18.42%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (55.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Internet
2 8 (21.05%) DHCP
2 8 (21.05%) DNS
2 8 (21.05%) SAN
3 7 (18.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 8 (21.05%) MS Access
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Support Engineer
2 27 (71.05%) Messaging Engineer
3 23 (60.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 23 (60.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 21 (55.26%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Server Support
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 30 (78.95%) Blackberry
2 22 (57.89%) Clustering
3 20 (52.63%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (21.05%) Thin Client
4 8 (21.05%) Statistics
4 8 (21.05%) Fat Client
5 2 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (81.58%) Windows XP
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Incident Management
2 22 (57.89%) High Availability
3 19 (50.00%) Time Management
4 8 (21.05%) Problem Management
5 7 (18.42%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
1 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (81.58%) Security Cleared
2 28 (73.68%) DV Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Unicenter
1 8 (21.05%) Netcool
1 8 (21.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (21.05%) NetBackup
1 8 (21.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 35 (92.11%) Microsoft
2 21 (55.26%) Fujitsu
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 8 (21.05%) HP
3 8 (21.05%) EMC
3 8 (21.05%) Citrix
3 8 (21.05%) Veritas
3 8 (21.05%) Meridio