The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Live Communications Server
Rank 858 862 876
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Live Communications Server 23 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.007% 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.093% 0.037% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +77.77%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24614 21772 24132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.14% 20.08% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20294 18362 20702
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 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 August 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 +6 23 £45,000 +12.50% 2
England -44 23 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bracknell +15 18 - - 2
Berkshire +11 18 - - 2
Surrey - 5 £45,000 -

Live Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 25 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (84.00%) Blackberry
3 21 (84.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 21 (84.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (80.00%) Windows XP
5 19 (76.00%) Incident Management
5 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
6 17 (68.00%) DV Cleared
7 16 (64.00%) MS Excel
8 15 (60.00%) High Availability
8 15 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (60.00%) Clustering
9 13 (52.00%) Fujitsu
9 13 (52.00%) Time Management
10 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
11 10 (40.00%) Internet
12 5 (20.00%) Degree
12 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (20.00%) Fat Client
12 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
12 5 (20.00%) Lync
12 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (20.00%) ISA Server
12 5 (20.00%) Veritas
12 5 (20.00%) Thin Client
12 5 (20.00%) Wireless
12 5 (20.00%) Citrix

Live Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 25 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 25 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 21 (84.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 21 (84.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (20.00%) Lync
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (64.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Internet
2 5 (20.00%) Wireless
3 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MS Access
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Military
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 18 (72.00%) Support Engineer
3 16 (64.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 15 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Server Support
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Blackberry
2 15 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (60.00%) Clustering
3 5 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 5 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 4 (16.00%) Statistics
5 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Incident Management
2 15 (60.00%) High Availability
3 13 (52.00%) Time Management
4 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (68.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Unicenter
1 4 (16.00%) Netcool
1 4 (16.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (16.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) Fujitsu
3 5 (20.00%) Veritas
3 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) EMC
4 4 (16.00%) Meridio
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