The table below looks at the statistics for Office 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 Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 822 784 700
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -84
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 58 129 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.54% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 44 112 146
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-23.00% -9.09%
Office 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
21586 23876 21455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.90% 21.24% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18151 20112 18351
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in England

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in England

Office Communications Server
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in England

Office 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 Office Communications Server within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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 +30 24 £38,500 -10.46% 2
South West +5 14 £40,000 -27.27%
London -12 14 £50,000 -13.04% 2
East Midlands +4 2 £40,750 -9.44%
North West +4 2 £65,000 +160.00% 1
West Midlands -14 2 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Office Communications Server
UK

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 124 (77.50%) Lync
3 108 (67.50%) Windows
4 106 (66.25%) Active Directory
5 103 (64.38%) MS Exchange
6 80 (50.00%) SharePoint
7 68 (42.50%) Citrix
8 65 (40.63%) SQL Server
9 62 (38.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 60 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 58 (36.25%) VMware
12 56 (35.00%) SCOM
13 55 (34.38%) SCCM
13 55 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 55 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
14 52 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 52 (32.50%) ITIL
15 51 (31.88%) MCSE
16 48 (30.00%) Cisco
17 44 (27.50%) SLA
18 41 (25.63%) Clustering
18 41 (25.63%) MS Office
19 40 (25.00%) MS Excel
19 40 (25.00%) SAN
19 40 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
20 39 (24.38%) SQL
21 37 (23.13%) IIS
22 35 (21.88%) Migration
23 34 (21.25%) Office 365
23 34 (21.25%) Windows Server 2012

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 124 (77.50%) Lync
2 103 (64.38%) MS Exchange
3 80 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 60 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 55 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 37 (23.13%) IIS
7 28 (17.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 19 (11.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 19 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (6.25%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
12 3 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (1.25%) IBM Notes
13 2 (1.25%) GroupWise
Applications
1 41 (25.63%) MS Office
2 40 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (21.25%) Office 365
2 8 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.75%) IaaS
4 4 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.88%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.25%) PaaS
7 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (25.00%) SAN
2 27 (16.88%) Internet
3 25 (15.63%) Firewall
4 22 (13.75%) DNS
5 21 (13.13%) VLAN
6 17 (10.63%) NAS
7 16 (10.00%) Unified Communications
8 12 (7.50%) H.323
8 12 (7.50%) VoIP
9 11 (6.88%) TCP/IP
10 10 (6.25%) DHCP
10 10 (6.25%) WebEx
11 7 (4.38%) IMAP
12 6 (3.75%) Wireshark
12 6 (3.75%) Cisco IPT
12 6 (3.75%) VPN
13 5 (3.13%) WAN
14 4 (2.50%) BIG-IP
14 4 (2.50%) SCCP
15 3 (1.88%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 29 (18.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 29 (18.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.25%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (6.88%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.63%) Finance
3 7 (4.38%) Law
4 6 (3.75%) Marketing
5 5 (3.13%) Advertising
5 5 (3.13%) Back Office
6 3 (1.88%) Publishing
6 3 (1.88%) Legal
7 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.25%) Electronics
7 2 (1.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 43 (26.88%) Analyst
2 24 (15.00%) Architect
3 22 (13.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (12.50%) Consultant
5 19 (11.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 14 (8.75%) Technical Architect
6 14 (8.75%) Support Engineer
7 13 (8.13%) Operations Analyst
7 13 (8.13%) Wintel Engineer
7 13 (8.13%) Operations Engineer
7 13 (8.13%) Wintel Analyst
8 10 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Consultant
10 7 (4.38%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (3.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 6 (3.75%) Technical Design Architect
12 5 (3.13%) Communications Engineer
12 5 (3.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 5 (3.13%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.38%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.50%) MAPI
3 3 (1.88%) XMPP
4 2 (1.25%) Middleware
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.63%) Clustering
2 26 (16.25%) Blackberry
3 25 (15.63%) Data Centre
4 22 (13.75%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.50%) Replication
7 4 (2.50%) iPhone
8 3 (1.88%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.25%) DTV
10 1 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 108 (67.50%) Windows
2 55 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (21.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (11.25%) UNIX
6 16 (10.00%) AIX
6 16 (10.00%) Solaris
7 6 (3.75%) Android
8 5 (3.13%) Linux
9 3 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.25%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.50%) ITIL
2 35 (21.88%) Migration
3 29 (18.13%) Problem Management
4 26 (16.25%) Change Management
5 19 (11.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (11.88%) TOGAF
5 19 (11.88%) Load Balancing
5 19 (11.88%) Mentoring
6 15 (9.38%) Software Deployment
7 14 (8.75%) Change Control
8 12 (7.50%) ITIL V3
8 12 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (6.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (6.88%) Project Management
9 11 (6.88%) CRM
9 11 (6.88%) Server Monitoring
10 10 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (4.38%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.38%) Risk Management
11 7 (4.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.38%) SQL
2 33 (20.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (38.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (31.88%) MCSE
3 30 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 28 (17.50%) SC Cleared
5 23 (14.38%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (11.88%) MCITP
6 19 (11.88%) CCA
6 19 (11.88%) Citrix Certification
7 18 (11.25%) Degree
8 15 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (9.38%) MCP
9 13 (8.13%) MCSD
9 13 (8.13%) CCEA
10 9 (5.63%) MCSA
10 9 (5.63%) MCTS
11 8 (5.00%) CCNP
12 6 (3.75%) CCNA
12 6 (3.75%) CCVP
12 6 (3.75%) CCEE
12 6 (3.75%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (27.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.25%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 106 (66.25%) Active Directory
2 52 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (20.63%) vSphere
4 27 (16.88%) Hyper-V
5 18 (11.25%) XenDesktop
6 15 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (7.50%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (3.13%) UAG
9 4 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (2.50%) XenServer
10 3 (1.88%) XenApp
10 3 (1.88%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 56 (35.00%) SCOM
2 55 (34.38%) SCCM
3 15 (9.38%) Nagios
3 15 (9.38%) Opsview
4 8 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.88%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (1.88%) MOM
7 1 (0.63%) WSUS
7 1 (0.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 160 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 68 (42.50%) Citrix
3 58 (36.25%) VMware
4 48 (30.00%) Cisco
5 24 (15.00%) HP
6 17 (10.63%) CommVault
7 16 (10.00%) Dell
8 15 (9.38%) Veeam
8 15 (9.38%) Huawei
9 14 (8.75%) EMC
10 10 (6.25%) Oracle
10 10 (6.25%) NetApp
10 10 (6.25%) LANDesk
10 10 (6.25%) Remedy
11 6 (3.75%) Polycom
11 6 (3.75%) Adobe
11 6 (3.75%) Avaya
12 4 (2.50%) Symantec
12 4 (2.50%) F5
12 4 (2.50%) Nimsoft
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