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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 426 434 389
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -45
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 17 10 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.044% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 0.21% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 33
Average salary £34,750 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.77% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £41,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -
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
4241 4746 4684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.45% 20.96% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3641 3844 4027
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 31 July 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 July 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
Buckinghamshire +4 8 £41,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £28,500 -
Berkshire +5 2 £45,000 -26.53%
Hampshire - 2 £38,500 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £31,000 -
Office Communications Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 44 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (77.27%) Lync
3 33 (75.00%) Windows
4 26 (59.09%) ITIL
5 25 (56.82%) SharePoint
5 25 (56.82%) MS Exchange
6 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
6 23 (52.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (47.73%) Office 365
8 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (40.91%) Change Management
9 17 (38.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
11 15 (34.09%) VMware
11 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (31.82%) Cisco
12 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
13 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (29.55%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (29.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2003
13 13 (29.55%) Clustering
13 13 (29.55%) SLA
13 13 (29.55%) Blackberry
13 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
14 12 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
15 11 (25.00%) DNS
15 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 11 (25.00%) Server Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (77.27%) Lync
2 25 (56.82%) SharePoint
2 25 (56.82%) MS Exchange
3 23 (52.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (38.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (29.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (18.18%) IIS
8 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
8 2 (4.55%) GroupWise
8 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
2 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (47.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (18.18%) SAN
3 7 (15.91%) DHCP
4 6 (13.64%) VoIP
4 6 (13.64%) Internet
4 6 (13.64%) H.323
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (13.64%) Wireshark
4 6 (13.64%) NAS
4 6 (13.64%) WebEx
5 5 (11.36%) Firewall
6 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.55%) Telepresence
7 2 (4.55%) IMAP
7 2 (4.55%) SSL
7 2 (4.55%) POP3
7 2 (4.55%) SMTP
8 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
1 11 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) IT Support
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Network Support
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Blackberry
1 13 (29.55%) Clustering
1 13 (29.55%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) ITIL
2 18 (40.91%) Change Management
3 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
4 11 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
5 7 (15.91%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (15.91%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (15.91%) CRM
5 7 (15.91%) ITIL V3
6 6 (13.64%) Change Control
6 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 6 (13.64%) Migration
6 6 (13.64%) Project Management
7 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.36%) IT Governance
8 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.27%) Validation
9 1 (2.27%) Service Management
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.27%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
4 9 (20.45%) MCSE
5 8 (18.18%) MCITP
6 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (13.64%) CCNP
7 5 (11.36%) CCNA
7 5 (11.36%) CCVP
8 2 (4.55%) MCTS
8 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.27%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) vSphere
4 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.55%) XenServer
5 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCOM
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.09%) VMware
3 14 (31.82%) Cisco
4 7 (15.91%) Remedy
4 7 (15.91%) Citrix
4 7 (15.91%) LANDesk
5 6 (13.64%) Avaya
6 2 (4.55%) NetApp
6 2 (4.55%) Novell
6 2 (4.55%) Lotus
6 2 (4.55%) EMC
6 2 (4.55%) Nimsoft
7 1 (2.27%) Polycom
7 1 (2.27%) Tandberg
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