The table below looks at the statistics for Live Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Live Communications Server over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Live Communications Server
Rank 852 884 874
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -10
Permanent jobs citing Live Communications Server 39 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.005% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% 0.023% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23494 21791 23725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.87% 20.30% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19188 18460 20272
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Live Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Live Communications Server within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Live Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Live Communications Server
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Live Communications Server within the UK.

Live Communications Server Salary Trend in the UK

Live Communications Server
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Live Communications Server over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Live Communications Server Salary Histogram in the UK

Live Communications Server
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Live Communications Server within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
South East +38 39 £45,000 +12.50% 1
England +11 39 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +35 33 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Bracknell +24 32 - -
Surrey - 6 £45,000 -

Live Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Live 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 Live Communications Server.

1 44 (100.00%) Windows
1 44 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 44 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 37 (84.09%) Windows XP
2 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
3 35 (79.55%) Security Cleared
4 34 (77.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (77.27%) Blackberry
4 34 (77.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 31 (70.45%) DV Cleared
6 30 (68.18%) Incident Management
7 27 (61.36%) Clustering
7 27 (61.36%) High Availability
8 26 (59.09%) Fujitsu
9 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
10 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
10 20 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (45.45%) Time Management
11 15 (34.09%) Internet
12 10 (22.73%) DHCP
12 10 (22.73%) DNS
12 10 (22.73%) Netcool
12 10 (22.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 10 (22.73%) MS Access
12 10 (22.73%) SQL
12 10 (22.73%) Oracle
12 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
12 10 (22.73%) MS Office
12 10 (22.73%) HP
12 10 (22.73%) EMC

Live Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Live 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 Live Communications Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 44 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 34 (77.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 34 (77.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (15.91%) Lync
3 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.73%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) Internet
2 10 (22.73%) DHCP
2 10 (22.73%) DNS
2 10 (22.73%) SAN
3 7 (15.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) MS Access
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Support Engineer
2 31 (70.45%) Messaging Engineer
3 26 (59.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 26 (59.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 25 (56.82%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Exchange Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 34 (77.27%) Blackberry
2 27 (61.36%) Clustering
3 20 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (22.73%) Thin Client
4 10 (22.73%) Fat Client
4 10 (22.73%) Statistics
5 7 (15.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Windows XP
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Incident Management
2 27 (61.36%) High Availability
3 20 (45.45%) Time Management
4 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
5 7 (15.91%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (13.64%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
1 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (79.55%) Security Cleared
2 31 (70.45%) DV Cleared
3 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.91%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Netcool
1 10 (22.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 10 (22.73%) Unicenter
1 10 (22.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 10 (22.73%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 26 (59.09%) Fujitsu
3 10 (22.73%) Oracle
3 10 (22.73%) HP
3 10 (22.73%) EMC
3 10 (22.73%) Citrix
3 10 (22.73%) Veritas
3 10 (22.73%) Meridio
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