The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 167 146 140
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 16 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 0.20% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.80% 0.90% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 10
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
891 554 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.36% 21.73% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 648 436 386
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Office Communications Server
West Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in Leeds

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 37 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (94.59%) MS Exchange
2 35 (94.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (70.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (70.27%) Windows
4 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
5 24 (64.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (62.16%) MS Office
7 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (54.05%) SAN
8 20 (54.05%) CommVault
8 20 (54.05%) VMware
8 20 (54.05%) Clustering
8 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
8 20 (54.05%) Citrix
8 20 (54.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (54.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (54.05%) Change Control
9 19 (51.35%) Lync
10 18 (48.65%) NAS
10 18 (48.65%) XenApp
10 18 (48.65%) XenServer
10 18 (48.65%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (48.65%) Linux
10 18 (48.65%) UNIX
10 18 (48.65%) AppSense
10 18 (48.65%) NetApp
11 14 (37.84%) Unified Communications
12 10 (27.03%) Blackberry

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 35 (94.59%) MS Exchange
1 35 (94.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 24 (64.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (51.35%) Lync
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (62.16%) MS Office
2 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) SAN
2 18 (48.65%) NAS
3 14 (37.84%) Unified Communications
4 10 (27.03%) VPN
5 9 (24.32%) DNS
6 8 (21.62%) PBX
7 7 (18.92%) DHCP
7 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
8 6 (16.22%) MPLS
9 5 (13.51%) PSTN
10 3 (8.11%) Firewall
10 3 (8.11%) H.323
10 3 (8.11%) SMTP
11 2 (5.41%) VoIP
11 2 (5.41%) Internet
12 1 (2.70%) LAN
12 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server 2005
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Designer
1 12 (32.43%) Designer
1 12 (32.43%) Technical Designer
2 6 (16.22%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Communications Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) IT Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Clustering
2 10 (27.03%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.11%) CMDB
4 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 18 (48.65%) UNIX
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Change Control
2 18 (48.65%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (18.92%) Change Management
4 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
4 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) MCSE
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) MCTS
3 4 (10.81%) MCITP
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) MCP
6 1 (2.70%) CCVP
6 1 (2.70%) CCIE
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (48.65%) XenApp
3 18 (48.65%) XenServer
4 2 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) Opsview
3 2 (5.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) CommVault
2 20 (54.05%) VMware
2 20 (54.05%) Citrix
3 18 (48.65%) AppSense
3 18 (48.65%) NetApp
4 7 (18.92%) Mitel
5 6 (16.22%) Polycom
5 6 (16.22%) Siemens
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco
7 3 (8.11%) HP
8 2 (5.41%) Huawei
8 2 (5.41%) Veeam
8 2 (5.41%) Dell
9 1 (2.70%) Avaya
9 1 (2.70%) Adobe
9 1 (2.70%) Tandberg