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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 427 440 391
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -49
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 24 26 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 0.56% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 45
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £39,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
4444 4619 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.73% 19.52% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3727 3830 4114
Average salary £41,500 £40,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.42% +0.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Hampshire +3 11 £38,500 +54.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 6 - - 1
Berkshire -13 6 £42,500 -15.00%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Office Communications Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 55 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (83.64%) Lync
3 35 (63.64%) Windows
4 32 (58.18%) Active Directory
5 29 (52.73%) MS Exchange
6 28 (50.91%) SharePoint
7 21 (38.18%) Office 365
8 20 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 19 (34.55%) ITIL
9 19 (34.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (30.91%) PowerShell
12 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (27.27%) VMware
13 15 (27.27%) Citrix
14 14 (25.45%) Video Conferencing
15 13 (23.64%) SC Cleared
15 13 (23.64%) SCOM
15 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
15 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (23.64%) Exchange Server 2003
15 13 (23.64%) Change Management
15 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
16 12 (21.82%) Cisco
16 12 (21.82%) Clustering
17 11 (20.00%) Firewall
17 11 (20.00%) Migration
17 11 (20.00%) SCCM
17 11 (20.00%) Blackberry
17 11 (20.00%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (83.64%) Lync
2 29 (52.73%) MS Exchange
3 28 (50.91%) SharePoint
4 20 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (23.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (14.55%) IIS
9 6 (10.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
11 2 (3.64%) GroupWise
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.18%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) Firewall
2 8 (14.55%) VoIP
2 8 (14.55%) H.323
3 7 (12.73%) Unified Communications
4 6 (10.91%) DNS
4 6 (10.91%) SAN
4 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.27%) VPN
5 4 (7.27%) Internet
5 4 (7.27%) DHCP
5 4 (7.27%) NAS
6 3 (5.45%) Wireshark
6 3 (5.45%) WebEx
6 3 (5.45%) VLAN
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (3.64%) IMAP
7 2 (3.64%) POP3
7 2 (3.64%) SMTP
8 1 (1.82%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Consultant
3 7 (12.73%) Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Field Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Support
7 3 (5.45%) Messaging Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Voice Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Office 365 Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (21.82%) Clustering
3 11 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) UNIX
5 3 (5.45%) AIX
5 3 (5.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) ITIL
2 13 (23.64%) Change Management
3 11 (20.00%) Migration
3 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (16.36%) Server Monitoring
6 6 (10.91%) Project Management
7 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.09%) CRM
7 5 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (9.09%) IT Governance
7 5 (9.09%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.27%) Change Control
8 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.45%) Validation
9 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.64%) SC Cleared
2 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (20.00%) MCSE
4 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (14.55%) CCNP
5 8 (14.55%) CCNA
6 7 (12.73%) CCVP
7 5 (9.09%) MCITP
8 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
8 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.45%) MCSD
8 3 (5.45%) CCA
8 3 (5.45%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (5.45%) CCEA
9 2 (3.64%) MCTS
10 1 (1.82%) CCDP
10 1 (1.82%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.64%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 32 (58.18%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.27%) vSphere
5 3 (5.45%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.82%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) SCOM
2 11 (20.00%) SCCM
3 8 (14.55%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.27%) Citrix
2 15 (27.27%) VMware
3 12 (21.82%) Cisco
4 5 (9.09%) Remedy
4 5 (9.09%) LANDesk
5 4 (7.27%) Polycom
6 3 (5.45%) Tandberg
6 3 (5.45%) Avaya
7 2 (3.64%) Novell
7 2 (3.64%) Lotus
8 1 (1.82%) Sonus
8 1 (1.82%) SAP
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Posted: 2 days ago
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