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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 168 148 147
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 18 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.14% 1.17% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 11
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
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
843 683 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.34% 24.28% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 590 580 443
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,752 £47,500
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 23 October 2014.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 34 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (97.06%) MS Exchange
2 33 (97.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (88.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (88.24%) Windows
3 30 (88.24%) Active Directory
4 29 (85.29%) MS Office
4 29 (85.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (82.35%) Technical Architecture
5 28 (82.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (82.35%) VMware
5 28 (82.35%) Clustering
5 28 (82.35%) AppSense
5 28 (82.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (82.35%) NAS
5 28 (82.35%) XenApp
5 28 (82.35%) XenServer
5 28 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (82.35%) Change Control
5 28 (82.35%) UNIX
5 28 (82.35%) SQL Server
5 28 (82.35%) Linux
5 28 (82.35%) Citrix
5 28 (82.35%) SAN
5 28 (82.35%) CommVault
5 28 (82.35%) NetApp
5 28 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (32.35%) VPN
7 8 (23.53%) SLA
8 6 (17.65%) Lync

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 33 (97.06%) MS Exchange
1 33 (97.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 29 (85.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (17.65%) Lync
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (85.29%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (82.35%) SAN
1 28 (82.35%) NAS
2 11 (32.35%) VPN
3 5 (14.71%) Unified Communications
4 4 (11.76%) DNS
4 4 (11.76%) PBX
5 3 (8.82%) PSTN
5 3 (8.82%) SMTP
5 3 (8.82%) DHCP
5 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.82%) MPLS
5 3 (8.82%) H.323
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall
6 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (82.35%) SQL Server
1 28 (82.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 28 (82.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Technical Designer
1 16 (47.06%) Infrastructure Designer
1 16 (47.06%) Designer
2 12 (35.29%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 28 (82.35%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
1 30 (88.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (82.35%) UNIX
2 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 28 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Technical Architecture
1 28 (82.35%) Change Control
2 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
2 3 (8.82%) Change Management
3 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) MCTS
1 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 28 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (82.35%) XenApp
2 28 (82.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (82.35%) Citrix
2 28 (82.35%) CommVault
2 28 (82.35%) NetApp
2 28 (82.35%) VMware
2 28 (82.35%) AppSense
3 3 (8.82%) Mitel
3 3 (8.82%) Polycom
3 3 (8.82%) Siemens
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe