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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank - 71 -
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.13% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-23.00% -13.04%
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
147 130 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 19.29% 16.37% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 95 110 99
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,940 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Lync
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) EMC