The first table below looks at the demand for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 140 119 139
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 1 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.043% 0.67% 0.045%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 3.53% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 1
Average salary £77,500 £58,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.91% +23.68%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +17.02%
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
462 425 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 19.66% 18.85% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 364 340 379
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Office Communications Server
Berkshire

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in Reading

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) EDRMS
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Military
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Mitel
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project Server
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project Server
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) H.323
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) PSTN
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Military
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Development Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Applications Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Application Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Application Development Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) CCVP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Mitel
2 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens