The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.87%
Application Platforms Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
122 123 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.70% 18.09% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 102 109 139
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £47,500 £50,000
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 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft