The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 441 384 419
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +35
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 7 55 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.25% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 1.20% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 23
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +23.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £49,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.87%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4706 4582 4696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.92% 20.91% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3811 3932 4085
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Office Communications Server
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Buckinghamshire -13 4 £41,000 -18.00%
Berkshire -19 2 £61,250 +6.52% 2
Office Communications Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (93.94%) Lync
3 19 (57.58%) Windows
4 18 (54.55%) MS Exchange
4 18 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (45.45%) Office 365
5 15 (45.45%) Blackberry
6 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
6 14 (42.42%) Cisco
6 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
9 11 (33.33%) Firewall
9 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (33.33%) CCNP
9 11 (33.33%) CCNA
9 11 (33.33%) H.323
9 11 (33.33%) CCVP
10 10 (30.30%) VoIP
10 10 (30.30%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (30.30%) Unified Communications
10 10 (30.30%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
11 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
12 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
13 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
14 6 (18.18%) HP
15 5 (15.15%) NetApp
15 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 31 (93.94%) Lync
2 18 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 18 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
4 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (6.06%) MS Project Server
7 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (6.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Summit
2 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) Firewall
1 11 (33.33%) H.323
2 10 (30.30%) VoIP
2 10 (30.30%) Unified Communications
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) NAS
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) SMTP
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) PBX
5 1 (3.03%) PSTN
5 1 (3.03%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) EDRMS
General
1 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Military
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Application Development Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Application Development Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Development Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Network Support
5 2 (6.06%) Development Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Development Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Server Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Applications Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Blackberry
2 10 (30.30%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.06%) EqualLogic
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
2 3 (9.09%) CRM
2 3 (9.09%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Service Management
2 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 3 (9.09%) Release Management
3 2 (6.06%) Change Control
3 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.06%) Requirements Management
3 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
3 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.06%) ERP
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (33.33%) CCNP
2 11 (33.33%) CCNA
2 11 (33.33%) CCVP
3 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) MCTS
5 1 (3.03%) CCIE
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) Cisco
3 6 (18.18%) HP
4 5 (15.15%) NetApp
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
5 4 (12.12%) Computacenter
6 3 (9.09%) EMC
6 3 (9.09%) McAfee
7 2 (6.06%) Postini
7 2 (6.06%) Mitel
7 2 (6.06%) Polycom
7 2 (6.06%) Fujitsu
7 2 (6.06%) JD Edwards
7 2 (6.06%) Remedy
7 2 (6.06%) SAP
7 2 (6.06%) Siebel
8 1 (3.03%) Siemens
8 1 (3.03%) Avaya
8 1 (3.03%) Tandberg
South East
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Aximis West
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago