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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 899 916 897
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 19 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.054% 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.28% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 49 83
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £28,500 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -38.18%

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
17847 20770 23912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 18.93% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15175 17211 19631
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in the UK

Office Communications Server
Top 21 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 29 July 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
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statistics and trends)
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 +1 16 £41,250 +3.12% 1
London +49 6 £28,250 -43.50% 1
West Midlands -3 5 £35,000 -46.15%
Staffordshire - 4 £35,000 -
Lichfield - 4 £35,000 -
South West +3 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Bristol +13 2 £47,500 +18.75%
North West +8 1 - -
North East +1 1 £25,000 +19.04%
West Sussex -2 1 £67,500 +117.74%
South East -2 1 £67,500 +75.32%
Tyne and Wear -6 1 £25,000 +19.04%
Crawley -7 1 £67,500 +117.74%
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 1 £25,000 +19.04%
Birmingham -9 1 £67,500 +3.84%
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £67,500 -
Swindon - 1 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £67,500 -
Wembley - 1 £27,000 -
Brighton - 1 £67,500 -

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 73 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 62 (84.93%) Active Directory
3 54 (73.97%) Windows
4 50 (68.49%) Skype for Business
5 45 (61.64%) MS Exchange
6 44 (60.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (52.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 36 (49.32%) MCSE
9 35 (47.95%) Windows Server
10 33 (45.21%) MS Excel
11 30 (41.10%) Exchange Server 2007
12 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (38.36%) VMware Infrastructure
13 28 (38.36%) VMware
13 28 (38.36%) Exchange Server 2010
14 27 (36.99%) Clustering
15 26 (35.62%) Blackberry
16 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (32.88%) Citrix
18 23 (31.51%) Exchange Server 2013
19 21 (28.77%) SCOM
19 21 (28.77%) Video Conferencing
20 20 (27.40%) SCCM
20 20 (27.40%) SharePoint
20 20 (27.40%) Change Control
21 19 (26.03%) NAS
21 19 (26.03%) SAN
22 18 (24.66%) Cisco
22 18 (24.66%) MCITP
23 17 (23.29%) Finance

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 50 (68.49%) Skype for Business
2 45 (61.64%) MS Exchange
3 30 (41.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (38.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (31.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (27.40%) SharePoint
7 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (12.33%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (9.59%) IIS
10 4 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.37%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (45.21%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.74%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.74%) IaaS
4 1 (1.37%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) NAS
1 19 (26.03%) SAN
2 14 (19.18%) Firewall
3 12 (16.44%) Skype
4 8 (10.96%) Internet
4 8 (10.96%) Wireless
5 7 (9.59%) Unified Communications
6 4 (5.48%) Telepresence
7 3 (4.11%) LAN
7 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.11%) VLAN
7 3 (4.11%) VoIP
7 3 (4.11%) WAN
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.37%) DHCP
8 1 (1.37%) DNS
8 1 (1.37%) Intranet
8 1 (1.37%) PABX
8 1 (1.37%) SMTP
8 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Power BI
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 12 (16.44%) Law
2 12 (16.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (16.44%) Retail
3 5 (6.85%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.48%) Games
5 3 (4.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Consultant
2 14 (19.18%) Administrator
2 14 (19.18%) Exchange Administrator
3 12 (16.44%) Lync Engineer
3 12 (16.44%) Wintel Consultant
4 10 (13.70%) Analyst
4 10 (13.70%) IT Support
5 9 (12.33%) Support Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (8.22%) IT Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Service Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Active Directory Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.99%) Clustering
2 26 (35.62%) Blackberry
3 21 (28.77%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
5 8 (10.96%) Driving Licence
6 5 (6.85%) Hedge funds
7 4 (5.48%) Fintech
7 4 (5.48%) Online Games
8 3 (4.11%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (2.74%) BYOD
9 2 (2.74%) iPad
9 2 (2.74%) iPhone
10 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.37%) CMDB
10 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (1.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 54 (73.97%) Windows
2 44 (60.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (47.95%) Windows Server
4 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (19.18%) Linux
6 14 (19.18%) Mac OS
6 14 (19.18%) Unix
7 12 (16.44%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Change Control
2 17 (23.29%) ITIL
3 15 (20.55%) Migration
4 14 (19.18%) Change Management
4 14 (19.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (19.18%) High Availability
4 14 (19.18%) Information Security
4 14 (19.18%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (19.18%) Patch Management
5 12 (16.44%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (12.33%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.96%) DNA
8 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 6 (8.22%) Fault Analysis
9 6 (8.22%) ITIL V3
10 5 (6.85%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (6.85%) Service Management
11 4 (5.48%) Business Transformation
11 4 (5.48%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.92%) PowerShell
2 13 (17.81%) SQL
3 1 (1.37%) LINC
3 1 (1.37%) VB
3 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (52.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (49.32%) MCSE
3 18 (24.66%) MCITP
4 15 (20.55%) MCSA
5 8 (10.96%) Degree
5 8 (10.96%) HND
6 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) CISA
7 1 (1.37%) CISM
7 1 (1.37%) CISSP
7 1 (1.37%) CRISC
7 1 (1.37%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.37%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.37%) MCTS
7 1 (1.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (84.93%) Active Directory
2 28 (38.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (20.55%) vSphere
4 14 (19.18%) Postfix
5 8 (10.96%) vCloud
6 6 (8.22%) VMware ESX
7 5 (6.85%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.74%) XenApp
9 1 (1.37%) Firmware
9 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (28.77%) SCOM
2 20 (27.40%) SCCM
3 8 (10.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (5.48%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.37%) MOM
5 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.36%) VMware
3 24 (32.88%) Citrix
4 18 (24.66%) Cisco
5 6 (8.22%) Avaya
6 5 (6.85%) Bloomberg
7 4 (5.48%) LANDesk
7 4 (5.48%) Remedy
8 2 (2.74%) FireEye
8 2 (2.74%) NetApp
8 2 (2.74%) Polycom
9 1 (1.37%) IronPort
9 1 (1.37%) RightFax
9 1 (1.37%) Symantec
9 1 (1.37%) TOWER Software
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