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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 168 159 145
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 3 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.086% 0.57% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 2.47% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 4
Average salary £30,500 £50,000 £32,748
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.00% +52.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.97%
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
750 851 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.60% 22.99% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 560 673 474
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) MS Office
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) CommVault
2 5 (62.50%) NetApp
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 5 (62.50%) AppSense
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) NAS
2 5 (62.50%) XenApp
2 5 (62.50%) XenServer
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (62.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) Lync
3 3 (37.50%) MS Visio

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
1 5 (62.50%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) XenApp
1 5 (62.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) CommVault
2 5 (62.50%) NetApp
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) AppSense
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe