The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 168 145 146
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 16 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.83% 1.15% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 12
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Office Communications Server
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
872 611 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.54% 23.52% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 589 503 425
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in Leeds

Office Communications Server
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 40 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (97.50%) MS Exchange
2 39 (97.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (77.50%) Windows
3 31 (77.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 28 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 27 (67.50%) MS Office
7 26 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (62.50%) Citrix
8 25 (62.50%) SAN
8 25 (62.50%) CommVault
8 25 (62.50%) NetApp
8 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
8 25 (62.50%) UNIX
8 25 (62.50%) Linux
8 25 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
8 25 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (62.50%) NAS
8 25 (62.50%) XenApp
8 25 (62.50%) XenServer
8 25 (62.50%) VMware
8 25 (62.50%) Clustering
8 25 (62.50%) AppSense
8 25 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (62.50%) Change Control
8 25 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (37.50%) Lync
10 13 (32.50%) Unified Communications
11 10 (25.00%) VPN

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 39 (97.50%) MS Exchange
1 39 (97.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (37.50%) Lync
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 27 (67.50%) MS Office
2 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (62.50%) SAN
1 25 (62.50%) NAS
2 13 (32.50%) Unified Communications
3 10 (25.00%) VPN
4 9 (22.50%) DNS
5 8 (20.00%) PBX
6 7 (17.50%) DHCP
6 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
7 6 (15.00%) MPLS
8 5 (12.50%) PSTN
9 3 (7.50%) Firewall
9 3 (7.50%) SMTP
9 3 (7.50%) H.323
10 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Infrastructure Designer
1 17 (42.50%) Technical Designer
1 17 (42.50%) Designer
2 10 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Communications Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Communications Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Clustering
2 10 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
1 31 (77.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (62.50%) UNIX
3 25 (62.50%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
1 25 (62.50%) Change Control
2 7 (17.50%) Change Management
3 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) MCSE
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.00%) MCTS
1 4 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (62.50%) XenApp
2 25 (62.50%) XenServer
2 25 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (62.50%) Citrix
2 25 (62.50%) CommVault
2 25 (62.50%) NetApp
2 25 (62.50%) VMware
2 25 (62.50%) AppSense
3 6 (15.00%) Siemens
3 6 (15.00%) Mitel
3 6 (15.00%) Polycom
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe