The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 233 220 216
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% 0.040% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.079% 0.21% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1267 951 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.38% 18.99% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 809 895
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,798 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the South West region.

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in the South West

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Bristol - 1 £37,500 -
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MOM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago