The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 73 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.05% 0.16% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.10% 1.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £31,250 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
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 North East region.

Application Platforms Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
195 85 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 25.66% 13.75% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 157 74 96
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in the North East

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Tyne and Wear -9 8 £31,250 -43.18% 3
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 8 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Lync
2 7 (87.50%) EMC
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Replication
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) VBScript
4 3 (37.50%) MCSE
4 3 (37.50%) MCSA
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) COM
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (100.00%) Lync
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Messaging Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (87.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) VBScript
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
2 7 (87.50%) EMC
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago