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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 888 888 878
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 49 86 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.078% 0.100%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.37% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 65 99
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-27.50% -20.00%

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
21306 23068 25291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.89% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18204 19108 20894
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 5 May 2016 within the UK.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in the UK

Office Communications Server
Top 19 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 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
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 -2 49 £30,000 -25.00% 2
London +19 19 £57,500 +64.28% 1
West Yorkshire +26 15 £50,000 +63.93%
Yorkshire +22 15 £50,000 +63.93%
Leeds +15 15 £50,000 +63.93%
South West -8 11 £29,000 -27.50%
Devon - 8 £23,750 -
Cullompton - 8 £23,750 -
City of London +43 6 £85,000 +51.11%
Bristol -8 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Milton Keynes +14 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +11 2 - -
South East -3 2 - - 1
East Midlands +15 1 £35,000 -17.64%
East of England - 1 £23,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £23,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £35,000 -
Watford - 1 £23,500 -
Northampton - 1 £35,000 -

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 103 (88.03%) Active Directory
3 99 (84.62%) Windows
4 79 (67.52%) Skype for Business
5 62 (52.99%) MS Exchange
6 55 (47.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 54 (46.15%) Blackberry
7 54 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 54 (46.15%) ITIL
7 54 (46.15%) Windows Server
8 53 (45.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 50 (42.74%) MCSE
10 47 (40.17%) Video Conferencing
11 41 (35.04%) Exchange Server 2010
12 37 (31.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 36 (30.77%) MCITP
13 36 (30.77%) Change Management
14 35 (29.91%) Finance
15 34 (29.06%) Cisco
16 33 (28.21%) SharePoint
16 33 (28.21%) SCCM
17 30 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2013
18 29 (24.79%) PowerShell
18 29 (24.79%) SCOM
18 29 (24.79%) Exchange Server 2007
19 28 (23.93%) Clustering
20 26 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
20 26 (22.22%) Citrix
21 24 (20.51%) SLA
21 24 (20.51%) SQL

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 79 (67.52%) Skype for Business
2 62 (52.99%) MS Exchange
3 41 (35.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (28.21%) SharePoint
5 30 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (24.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (12.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (6.84%) IIS
9 8 (6.84%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.71%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 54 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.40%) MS Office
3 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.09%) Office 365
2 7 (5.98%) IaaS
2 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.42%) PaaS
4 3 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.51%) Firewall
2 19 (16.24%) DNS
2 19 (16.24%) Unified Communications
3 16 (13.68%) NAS
3 16 (13.68%) SAN
4 15 (12.82%) DHCP
5 11 (9.40%) Cisco IPT
5 11 (9.40%) WebEx
6 10 (8.55%) Skype
7 9 (7.69%) VLAN
8 8 (6.84%) Telepresence
8 8 (6.84%) Wireless
9 5 (4.27%) VoIP
9 5 (4.27%) VPN
10 4 (3.42%) H.323
10 4 (3.42%) LDAP
10 4 (3.42%) PABX
11 3 (2.56%) Internet
12 1 (0.85%) ISDN
12 1 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.85%) Big Data
4 1 (0.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.71%) Xcode
General
1 35 (29.91%) Finance
2 22 (18.80%) Financial Institution
3 14 (11.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (11.11%) Law
4 13 (11.11%) Retail
5 8 (6.84%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (32.48%) Analyst
2 22 (18.80%) Service Analyst
2 22 (18.80%) Service Desk Analyst
3 21 (17.95%) Lync Engineer
4 20 (17.09%) Consultant
5 16 (13.68%) Administrator
5 16 (13.68%) Exchange Administrator
5 16 (13.68%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 14 (11.97%) Service Desk Support
6 14 (11.97%) Support Engineer
7 13 (11.11%) Messaging Analyst
7 13 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 13 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 13 (11.11%) Wintel Consultant
8 12 (10.26%) Active Directory Analyst
8 12 (10.26%) Active Directory Support
8 12 (10.26%) Active Directory Support Analyst
8 12 (10.26%) Blackberry Support
9 11 (9.40%) Communications Support Engineer
10 10 (8.55%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) CSS
1 2 (1.71%) HTML
1 2 (1.71%) HTML5
2 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 54 (46.15%) Blackberry
2 47 (40.17%) Video Conferencing
3 28 (23.93%) Clustering
4 24 (20.51%) Data Centre
5 20 (17.09%) Hedge funds
6 13 (11.11%) iPad
6 13 (11.11%) iPhone
7 8 (6.84%) Driving Licence
7 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
7 8 (6.84%) Online Games
8 3 (2.56%) Fintech
8 3 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.71%) BYOD
10 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 99 (84.62%) Windows
2 54 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 53 (45.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (31.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (13.68%) Linux
6 16 (13.68%) Mac OS
6 16 (13.68%) Unix
7 13 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.71%) Android
8 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.15%) ITIL
2 36 (30.77%) Change Management
3 20 (17.09%) High Availability
4 17 (14.53%) Change Control
4 17 (14.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (13.68%) Information Security
5 16 (13.68%) ITIL V3
5 16 (13.68%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (13.68%) Migration
5 16 (13.68%) Patch Management
6 13 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (9.40%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (9.40%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (6.84%) DNA
9 4 (3.42%) Presales
9 4 (3.42%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 3 (2.56%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 3 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (1.71%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.79%) PowerShell
2 24 (20.51%) SQL
3 4 (3.42%) VB
3 4 (3.42%) VBScript
4 2 (1.71%) C#
4 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 55 (47.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (42.74%) MCSE
3 36 (30.77%) MCITP
4 18 (15.38%) MCSA
5 13 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 13 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 9 (7.69%) Degree
7 8 (6.84%) HND
7 8 (6.84%) MCTS
8 5 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.71%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.71%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.51%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (88.03%) Active Directory
2 24 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.68%) Postfix
4 12 (10.26%) vSphere
5 8 (6.84%) vCloud
6 5 (4.27%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.71%) XenApp
8 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (28.21%) SCCM
2 29 (24.79%) SCOM
3 8 (6.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.42%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (3.42%) MOM
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.71%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 117 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (29.06%) Cisco
3 26 (22.22%) Citrix
4 24 (20.51%) VMware
5 22 (18.80%) Bloomberg
6 14 (11.97%) Avaya
7 13 (11.11%) FireEye
8 9 (7.69%) NetApp
9 7 (5.98%) Polycom
10 4 (3.42%) EMC
10 4 (3.42%) F5
10 4 (3.42%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.71%) Oracle
11 2 (1.71%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.85%) Computacenter
12 1 (0.85%) Remedy
12 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
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