The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 411 411 373
Rank change year-on-year
0 -38
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 30 24 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.69% 0.54% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 52
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £56,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4317 4458 4714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.72% 20.04% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3630 3642 3936
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in the South East

Office Communications Server
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in the South East

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire 0 12 £42,500 -15.00%
Hampshire - 7 £35,750 - 2
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Surrey +5 2 £42,500 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 49 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (81.63%) Lync
3 28 (57.14%) Windows
4 26 (53.06%) MS Exchange
4 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
5 24 (48.98%) SharePoint
6 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (36.73%) Office 365
7 17 (34.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (26.53%) Video Conferencing
9 13 (26.53%) Firewall
9 13 (26.53%) VMware
9 13 (26.53%) Citrix
9 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (24.49%) Cisco
11 11 (22.45%) CCNA
11 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.45%) Migration
11 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
11 11 (22.45%) SCCM
11 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
12 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
12 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (20.41%) Clustering
12 10 (20.41%) ITIL
12 10 (20.41%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 40 (81.63%) Lync
2 26 (53.06%) MS Exchange
3 24 (48.98%) SharePoint
4 17 (34.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (16.33%) IIS
8 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (6.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
11 2 (4.08%) GroupWise
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.73%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) Firewall
2 10 (20.41%) VoIP
2 10 (20.41%) H.323
3 6 (12.24%) Unified Communications
3 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.24%) SAN
4 4 (8.16%) Internet
4 4 (8.16%) VPN
4 4 (8.16%) NAS
5 3 (6.12%) VLAN
6 2 (4.08%) IMAP
6 2 (4.08%) DNS
6 2 (4.08%) POP3
6 2 (4.08%) SMTP
7 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Field Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.16%) Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) Network Support
7 3 (6.12%) Messaging Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (20.41%) Clustering
3 8 (16.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.12%) UNIX
4 3 (6.12%) AIX
4 3 (6.12%) Solaris
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Migration
2 10 (20.41%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Change Management
2 10 (20.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.24%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (8.16%) Change Control
5 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.12%) IT Governance
6 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.12%) Validation
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.04%) CRM
7 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) Service Management
7 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (22.45%) CCNA
4 10 (20.41%) CCNP
4 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
4 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
5 9 (18.37%) CCVP
6 7 (14.29%) MCSE
7 3 (6.12%) MCSD
7 3 (6.12%) CCA
7 3 (6.12%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (6.12%) CCEA
7 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.12%) MCITP
8 2 (4.08%) MCTS
9 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) CCDP
9 1 (2.04%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.16%) vSphere
5 3 (6.12%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.04%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) SCCM
2 10 (20.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (18.37%) SCOM
4 1 (2.04%) MOM
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) Citrix
2 13 (26.53%) VMware
3 12 (24.49%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) Polycom
5 6 (12.24%) Tandberg
6 2 (4.08%) Novell
6 2 (4.08%) Lotus
7 1 (2.04%) Remedy
7 1 (2.04%) SAP
7 1 (2.04%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.04%) Sonus
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