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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 426 375 409
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +34
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 25 63 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.28% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% 1.31% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 50 31
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -11.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4684 4794 4765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.48% 21.36% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3888 3980 4250
Average salary £40,325 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -7 14 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 10 £45,000 -16.27%
Hampshire -7 2 £25,000 -48.71% 2
Office Communications Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 41 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (95.12%) Lync
3 23 (56.10%) Windows
4 22 (53.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (51.22%) MS Exchange
6 19 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (43.90%) Cisco
8 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (36.59%) Video Conferencing
9 15 (36.59%) Unified Communications
9 15 (36.59%) Office 365
10 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
10 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (34.15%) VoIP
10 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
10 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (31.71%) Firewall
11 13 (31.71%) CCNP
11 13 (31.71%) CCNA
12 12 (29.27%) H.323
12 12 (29.27%) CCVP
12 12 (29.27%) Cisco CUCM
13 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
13 10 (24.39%) VMware
14 9 (21.95%) Blackberry
14 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
14 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
14 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
14 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (95.12%) Lync
2 21 (51.22%) MS Exchange
3 19 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
7 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (4.88%) IBM Notes
8 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (4.88%) MS Project Server
8 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
9 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (2.44%) IIS
9 1 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Summit
2 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Office 365
2 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Unified Communications
2 14 (34.15%) VoIP
3 13 (31.71%) Firewall
4 12 (29.27%) H.323
5 6 (14.63%) DNS
6 4 (9.76%) WAN
6 4 (9.76%) LAN
6 4 (9.76%) DHCP
6 4 (9.76%) SAN
6 4 (9.76%) NAS
7 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.88%) VPN
8 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.88%) Wireless
8 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.44%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) EDRMS
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) German Language
3 2 (4.88%) Military
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Consultant
2 8 (19.51%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Network Support
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Development Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Development Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (21.95%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.88%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.88%) AIX
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 4 (9.76%) Project Management
2 4 (9.76%) Migration
2 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
3 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
3 3 (7.32%) Service Management
3 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.88%) CRM
4 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.88%) ERP
4 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.88%) Quality Management
4 2 (4.88%) Change Management
4 2 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.88%) Data Security
4 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.88%) Requirements Management
4 2 (4.88%) Release Management
4 2 (4.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (31.71%) CCNP
3 13 (31.71%) CCNA
4 12 (29.27%) CCVP
5 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
5 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
6 7 (17.07%) MCSE
7 6 (14.63%) MCTS
8 5 (12.20%) MCITP
9 2 (4.88%) MCP
9 2 (4.88%) MCSA
9 2 (4.88%) Degree
10 1 (2.44%) CCDP
10 1 (2.44%) CCIE
10 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) vSphere
3 4 (9.76%) XenApp
4 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.88%) XenServer
5 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.88%) vCloud
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.88%) WMI
3 1 (2.44%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.44%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.44%) SCSM
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (43.90%) Cisco
3 10 (24.39%) VMware
4 6 (14.63%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Computacenter
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix
5 5 (12.20%) McAfee
5 5 (12.20%) NetApp
6 4 (9.76%) SAP
6 4 (9.76%) EMC
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle
7 2 (4.88%) Intel
7 2 (4.88%) Lotus
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.88%) JD Edwards
7 2 (4.88%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
7 2 (4.88%) Kaspersky
7 2 (4.88%) Postini
7 2 (4.88%) Polycom
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