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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
UK / England
Rank 831 857 805
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -52
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 8 69 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.073% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.057% 0.39% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 99
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,600 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.16% -12.94%

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
14044 17821 19834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.76% 18.85% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11787 15080 16720
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Office Communications Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office Communications Server within the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 3 £32,500 -
South West +19 2 £40,000 +37.93%
Yorkshire +13 2 £22,000 -52.43%
London +26 1 £40,000 -52.94%
Office Communications Server
UK

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Office Communications Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Office Communications Server.

1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (96.15%) Active Directory
3 24 (92.31%) MS Exchange
4 21 (80.77%) Windows
5 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
6 15 (57.69%) Office 365
7 14 (53.85%) Skype for Business
7 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (53.85%) VMware
8 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (46.15%) MS Office
10 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
12 9 (34.62%) Cisco
12 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (34.62%) MCSE
12 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
13 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
13 8 (30.77%) ITIL
13 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
13 8 (30.77%) SLA
13 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
14 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
14 7 (26.92%) Clustering
14 7 (26.92%) Change Management
14 7 (26.92%) Internet
14 7 (26.92%) SAN
14 7 (26.92%) Citrix

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 14 (53.85%) Skype for Business
3 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
6 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (26.92%) IIS
8 6 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (19.23%) IBM Domino
10 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Office
2 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Internet
1 7 (26.92%) NAS
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
1 7 (26.92%) Skype
2 5 (19.23%) NetScaler
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (7.69%) IMAP
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) POP3
4 2 (7.69%) SMTP
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) HSRP
5 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) GIS
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) IT Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) IT Support
1 7 (26.92%) IT Support Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) Messaging Specialist
1 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Support Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Collaboration Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Messaging Support
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) XMPP
2 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
2 7 (26.92%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) BYOD
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) iPhone
5 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) Android
6 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Change Control
2 7 (26.92%) Change Management
2 7 (26.92%) Fault Analysis
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Content Management
5 2 (7.69%) Email Management
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 5 (19.23%) VB
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) MCSE
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MCITP
2 5 (19.23%) MCSM
2 5 (19.23%) MCTS
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (96.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (26.92%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
5 6 (23.08%) Remedy
6 5 (19.23%) BMC
6 5 (19.23%) Computacenter
6 5 (19.23%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Apple
7 2 (7.69%) Avaya
7 2 (7.69%) Trend Micro
8 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
8 1 (3.85%) Polycom