The first table below looks at the demand for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 605 535 565
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +30
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 33 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.31% 0.77% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 46
Average salary £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.83% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,250 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10561 9248 10598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.74% 20.89% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9044 7818 9300
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in London

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in London

Office Communications Server
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in London

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office Communications Server within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 11 £63,750 -1.92%
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 59 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 52 (88.14%) Lync
3 49 (83.05%) MS Exchange
4 40 (67.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (66.10%) Windows
6 31 (52.54%) Unified Communications
7 29 (49.15%) Active Directory
8 28 (47.46%) MS Excel
8 28 (47.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (42.37%) Blackberry
10 23 (38.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (38.98%) SMTP
10 23 (38.98%) DNS
11 21 (35.59%) ITIL
12 19 (32.20%) MCSE
13 16 (27.12%) Office 365
14 15 (25.42%) PowerShell
14 15 (25.42%) PBX
14 15 (25.42%) Change Management
14 15 (25.42%) Finance
15 14 (23.73%) Firewall
15 14 (23.73%) MS Office
15 14 (23.73%) TCP/IP
16 13 (22.03%) Service Delivery
16 13 (22.03%) VMware
16 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2007
17 12 (20.34%) Polycom
17 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (20.34%) Mitel
17 12 (20.34%) MCITP

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 52 (88.14%) Lync
2 49 (83.05%) MS Exchange
3 40 (67.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
7 8 (13.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (6.78%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (6.78%) IBM Notes
9 3 (5.08%) IIS
9 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (3.39%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (1.69%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 28 (47.46%) MS Excel
2 14 (23.73%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.12%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (52.54%) Unified Communications
2 23 (38.98%) SMTP
2 23 (38.98%) DNS
3 15 (25.42%) PBX
4 14 (23.73%) Firewall
4 14 (23.73%) TCP/IP
5 12 (20.34%) VPN
5 12 (20.34%) DHCP
5 12 (20.34%) MPLS
6 10 (16.95%) PSTN
7 9 (15.25%) S/MIME
7 9 (15.25%) H.323
8 8 (13.56%) SAN
9 7 (11.86%) Internet
10 5 (8.47%) LDAP
11 4 (6.78%) POP3
11 4 (6.78%) SSL
11 4 (6.78%) NAS
12 3 (5.08%) DMZ
12 3 (5.08%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 6 (10.17%) Law
4 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.78%) Retail
6 3 (5.08%) Legal
7 2 (3.39%) Marketing
7 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.39%) Electronics
7 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) Messaging Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Communications Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Architect
2 11 (18.64%) Consultant
3 7 (11.86%) Exchange Specialist
4 6 (10.17%) Server Specialist
4 6 (10.17%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Server Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Exchange Consultant
5 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Server Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) COM
2 1 (1.69%) OAuth
2 1 (1.69%) CAML
2 1 (1.69%) OLE
2 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.69%) CSS
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.78%) CMDB
2 4 (6.78%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) BBC
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) DTV
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 39 (66.10%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) ITIL
2 15 (25.42%) Change Management
3 13 (22.03%) Service Delivery
4 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
5 9 (15.25%) Migration
6 6 (10.17%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
8 4 (6.78%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.78%) Project Management
8 4 (6.78%) High Availability
9 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.08%) Service Management
10 2 (3.39%) Information Management
10 2 (3.39%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.39%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (3.39%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.17%) VBScript
2 6 (10.17%) VB
3 2 (3.39%) C
3 2 (3.39%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (32.20%) MCSE
3 12 (20.34%) MCITP
4 10 (16.95%) MCTS
5 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (8.47%) MCP
6 5 (8.47%) MCSA
6 5 (8.47%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.69%) MCSD
7 1 (1.69%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 4 (6.78%) QA
3 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (49.15%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.08%) vSphere
5 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.39%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.69%) KVM
7 1 (1.69%) XenApp
7 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (5.08%) SCCM
2 3 (5.08%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (3.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) VMware
3 12 (20.34%) Polycom
3 12 (20.34%) Mitel
4 11 (18.64%) Symantec
5 9 (15.25%) Clearswift
6 6 (10.17%) Siemens
6 6 (10.17%) MobileIron
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco
7 4 (6.78%) Avaya
7 4 (6.78%) Lotus
8 3 (5.08%) Citrix
8 3 (5.08%) Websense
9 2 (3.39%) SAP
9 2 (3.39%) McAfee
9 2 (3.39%) EMC
9 2 (3.39%) IBM
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