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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Live Communications Server
Rank - 871 865
Permanent jobs citing Live Communications Server 0 36 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.031% 0.008%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.15% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
21918 24053 21525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.01% 20.96% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18264 19557 18235
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PBX
4 1 (25.00%) PSTN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Nortel
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) RTP
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) PKI
4 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing

Live Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) PSTN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) RTP
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Nortel
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco