The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 603 583 588
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 23 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.48% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 37
Average salary £28,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.30% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £36,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Office Communications Server
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9758 9292 10537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.31% 20.88% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8322 8001 9182
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -1 2 £58,750 +2.17% 1
Ilford - 1 £28,000 -
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 66 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 60 (90.91%) MS Exchange
3 52 (78.79%) Lync
4 47 (71.21%) Windows
5 41 (62.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
7 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (46.97%) MS Excel
9 30 (45.45%) DNS
10 29 (43.94%) Office 365
11 28 (42.42%) Unified Communications
12 27 (40.91%) MS Office
13 26 (39.39%) SharePoint
13 26 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2007
14 24 (36.36%) SAN
15 23 (34.85%) Firewall
16 22 (33.33%) Change Management
16 22 (33.33%) VMware
16 22 (33.33%) Blackberry
17 21 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (31.82%) SMTP
18 20 (30.30%) PBX
18 20 (30.30%) ITIL
18 20 (30.30%) IIS
19 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
19 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2003
19 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (28.79%) NAS
20 18 (27.27%) Internet
21 17 (25.76%) Clustering

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 60 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 52 (78.79%) Lync
3 41 (62.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (39.39%) SharePoint
4 26 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (30.30%) IIS
6 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (10.61%) IBM Notes
9 6 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (46.97%) MS Excel
2 27 (40.91%) MS Office
3 4 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (43.94%) Office 365
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.55%) IaaS
4 2 (3.03%) PaaS
5 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (45.45%) DNS
2 28 (42.42%) Unified Communications
3 24 (36.36%) SAN
4 23 (34.85%) Firewall
5 21 (31.82%) SMTP
6 20 (30.30%) PBX
7 19 (28.79%) NAS
8 18 (27.27%) Internet
9 14 (21.21%) MPLS
10 13 (19.70%) S/MIME
10 13 (19.70%) VPN
11 10 (15.15%) DHCP
11 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
12 9 (13.64%) H.323
13 8 (12.12%) PSTN
14 7 (10.61%) SSL
15 6 (9.09%) VoIP
15 6 (9.09%) LDAP
16 4 (6.06%) Reverse Proxy
16 4 (6.06%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Legal
3 6 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Law
3 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.06%) Retail
5 3 (4.55%) Marketing
5 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.55%) Electronics
6 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 12 (18.18%) Messaging Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Architect
2 11 (16.67%) Consultant
3 9 (13.64%) Communications Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Exchange Specialist
4 6 (9.09%) Server Specialist
4 6 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Exchange Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Messaging Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Server Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Implementation Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Senior Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) COM
2 1 (1.52%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 17 (25.76%) Clustering
3 4 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.55%) BBC
4 3 (4.55%) DTV
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) CMDB
5 2 (3.03%) iPhone
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (71.21%) Windows
2 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.55%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Change Management
2 20 (30.30%) ITIL
3 14 (21.21%) Problem Management
3 14 (21.21%) Load Balancing
4 13 (19.70%) Migration
5 12 (18.18%) Change Control
6 11 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (15.15%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.06%) CRM
8 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.06%) TOGAF
8 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Line Management
8 4 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (6.06%) E-Discovery
8 4 (6.06%) High Availability
9 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.09%) VBScript
2 6 (9.09%) VB
3 2 (3.03%) SQL
4 1 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (21.21%) MCSE
3 9 (13.64%) MCITP
4 6 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (9.09%) MCTS
4 6 (9.09%) MCP
5 4 (6.06%) MCSA
5 4 (6.06%) CISSP
6 3 (4.55%) Degree
7 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.73%) SLA
2 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (21.21%) vSphere
4 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
4 13 (19.70%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (3.03%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.52%) XenApp
7 1 (1.52%) XenServer
7 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (19.70%) SCCM
2 8 (12.12%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.03%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.52%) Opsview
4 1 (1.52%) Nagios
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.33%) VMware
3 14 (21.21%) Mitel
3 14 (21.21%) Polycom
4 13 (19.70%) Symantec
5 10 (15.15%) Cisco
5 10 (15.15%) MobileIron
6 9 (13.64%) Clearswift
7 7 (10.61%) Lotus
8 5 (7.58%) HP
8 5 (7.58%) Avaya
9 4 (6.06%) Citrix
9 4 (6.06%) Siemens
9 4 (6.06%) Sonus
9 4 (6.06%) Dialogic
10 3 (4.55%) Websense
10 3 (4.55%) SAP
11 2 (3.03%) EMC
11 2 (3.03%) IBM
12 1 (1.52%) Dell