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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 426 447 380
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -67
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 18 11 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.085% 0.049% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 0.24% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 18
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £41,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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
4269 4572 4294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.26% 20.52% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3636 3643 3659
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
(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 -7 9 £41,000 - 1
Berkshire +10 5 £55,000 +25.71%
Surrey +5 4 £28,500 -24.00% 2
Office Communications Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 41 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (85.37%) Lync
3 31 (75.61%) Windows
4 29 (70.73%) ITIL
5 24 (58.54%) SharePoint
5 24 (58.54%) MS Exchange
6 23 (56.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 22 (53.66%) Office 365
8 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
10 18 (43.90%) Change Management
11 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
12 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (36.59%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (36.59%) Mentoring
12 15 (36.59%) Blackberry
12 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (34.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (34.15%) PowerShell
14 13 (31.71%) Server Monitoring
14 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
14 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (31.71%) Cisco
14 13 (31.71%) VMware
15 12 (29.27%) Video Conferencing
16 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (26.83%) SLA
17 9 (21.95%) DNS
17 9 (21.95%) MCSE
17 9 (21.95%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 35 (85.37%) Lync
2 24 (58.54%) SharePoint
2 24 (58.54%) MS Exchange
3 23 (56.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (36.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (34.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (9.76%) IIS
9 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (53.66%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) DNS
2 7 (17.07%) DHCP
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (14.63%) Wireshark
3 6 (14.63%) WebEx
4 5 (12.20%) VoIP
4 5 (12.20%) H.323
5 4 (9.76%) SAN
5 4 (9.76%) Internet
5 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.76%) NAS
5 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications
6 3 (7.32%) Firewall
7 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.88%) SSL
7 2 (4.88%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) IT Support
3 4 (9.76%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Solutions Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Voice Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Office 365 Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Blackberry
2 12 (29.27%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (21.95%) Clustering
4 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
5 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) ITIL
2 18 (43.90%) Change Management
3 15 (36.59%) Mentoring
4 13 (31.71%) Server Monitoring
5 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (17.07%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL V3
5 7 (17.07%) CRM
5 7 (17.07%) Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) Migration
7 5 (12.20%) IT Governance
7 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.76%) Change Control
8 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (4.88%) Network Architecture
11 1 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
4 9 (21.95%) MCSE
5 8 (19.51%) MCITP
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (12.20%) CCNP
7 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
8 3 (7.32%) CCNA
8 3 (7.32%) CCVP
9 2 (4.88%) MCTS
9 2 (4.88%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) vSphere
4 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.88%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.88%) XenServer
5 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCOM
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (9.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
2 13 (31.71%) Cisco
3 7 (17.07%) Remedy
3 7 (17.07%) LANDesk
3 7 (17.07%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) Avaya
5 2 (4.88%) NetApp
5 2 (4.88%) EMC
5 2 (4.88%) Polycom
5 2 (4.88%) Tandberg
5 2 (4.88%) Nimsoft
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