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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 240 232 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 11 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.29% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.76% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 0
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1451 1414 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.64% 22.88% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1197 963
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,575 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram 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 29 April 2016. 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
Devon - 8 £23,750 -
Bristol -15 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Office Communications Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Citrix
3 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (69.23%) SCCM
4 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (61.54%) Driving Licence
5 8 (61.54%) HND
5 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
5 8 (61.54%) Cisco
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (61.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (61.54%) Wireless
5 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) SCOM
5 8 (61.54%) Clustering
5 8 (61.54%) vSphere
5 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (61.54%) vCloud
5 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (61.54%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (61.54%) Degree
5 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
3 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
3 8 (61.54%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) Skype
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Graduate
1 4 (30.77%) Graduate Help Desk Support
1 4 (30.77%) Graduate IT Support
1 4 (30.77%) Help Desk Support
1 4 (30.77%) Help Desk Trainee
1 4 (30.77%) IT Graduate
1 4 (30.77%) IT Support
1 4 (30.77%) Network Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Network Support
1 4 (30.77%) Support Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Trainee
1 4 (30.77%) Trainee IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Clustering
1 8 (61.54%) Driving Licence
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (15.38%) BYOD
4 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
1 1 (7.69%) CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
1 8 (61.54%) HND
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) vCloud
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 8 (61.54%) SCOM
2 8 (61.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Citrix
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) Polycom
6 1 (7.69%) RightFax