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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 69 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 2 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.35% 2.08% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.54% 7.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £20,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-12.94% -8.10%
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
130 176 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 22.53% 26.15% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 111 144 64
Average salary £36,018 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 February 2016. 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 -6 2 £20,000 -38.46%
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 5 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 5 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft