The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
UK
Rank 843 874 817
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -57
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 9 51 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.052% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.060% 0.27% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 121
Median salary £28,000 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £31,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-24.32% -12.94%

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
14898 18571 21251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.70% 18.89% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12489 15531 17954
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Office Communications Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in the UK

Office Communications Server
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 within the UK.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in the UK

Office Communications Server
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office Communications Server within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 8 £31,500 -14.86% 3
London +53 4 £34,000 +4.61%
North East +6 2 - - 2
Tyne and Wear 0 2 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 2 - - 1
Wembley +5 1 £28,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £28,000 -
Watford - 1 £35,000 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 - 1

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Office Communications Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Office Communications Server.

1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 28 (93.33%) MS Exchange
3 26 (86.67%) Windows
4 24 (80.00%) Windows Server
5 23 (76.67%) Office 365
6 19 (63.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (60.00%) VMware
8 17 (56.67%) SharePoint
9 16 (53.33%) MS Office
10 14 (46.67%) Skype for Business
11 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (43.33%) VMware ESX
11 13 (43.33%) Change Management
12 12 (40.00%) Clustering
12 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
12 12 (40.00%) SLA
12 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (36.67%) Fault Analysis
13 11 (36.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
13 11 (36.67%) NAS
13 11 (36.67%) Problem Management
13 11 (36.67%) SCCM
13 11 (36.67%) Change Control
13 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (36.67%) vSphere

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 19 (63.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (56.67%) SharePoint
4 14 (46.67%) Skype for Business
5 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (36.67%) IIS
8 5 (16.67%) IBM Domino
9 4 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Office
2 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (76.67%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (3.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Internet
1 11 (36.67%) NAS
1 11 (36.67%) SAN
2 7 (23.33%) Skype
3 5 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 4 (13.33%) DHCP
4 4 (13.33%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (6.67%) IMAP
5 2 (6.67%) POP3
5 2 (6.67%) SMTP
6 1 (3.33%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
6 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) GIS
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) IT Support
2 11 (36.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Support Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) VMware Support Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Messaging Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Messaging Support
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Clustering
2 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) Android
6 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Change Management
2 11 (36.67%) Change Control
2 11 (36.67%) Fault Analysis
2 11 (36.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 11 (36.67%) Problem Management
3 10 (33.33%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Content Management
5 2 (6.67%) Email Management
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (6.67%) VBScript
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (30.00%) MCSE
3 7 (23.33%) MCITP
4 5 (16.67%) MCSM
4 5 (16.67%) MCTS
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.67%) MCSA
7 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (43.33%) VMware ESX
3 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (36.67%) vSphere
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) Remedy
5 5 (16.67%) BMC
5 5 (16.67%) Citrix
5 5 (16.67%) Computacenter
5 5 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) Sun
6 2 (6.67%) Trend Micro
7 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
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