The first table below looks at the demand for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 187 184 169
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.22% 0.053%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.13% 1.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +97.67%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
760 791 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.79% 19.27% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 611 666 681
Average salary £35,750 £35,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.70% +12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Office Communications Server
North West

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in Manchester

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Rochdale 0 1 £25,000 -50.00%
Office Communications Server
North West

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) ADSL
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
Manchester, Lancashire
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