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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
England / North East
Rank - 72 67
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 0 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.33% 1.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.79% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £20,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.91% -12.94%

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
111 112 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.56% 18.30% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 102 99 126
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Office Communications Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Office Communications Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Office Communications Server.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Trend Micro
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Collaboration Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Trend Micro