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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 895 862 873
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 37 85 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% 0.38% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 65 107
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,000 £65,000
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
20332 22494 25340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.63% 21.09% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17400 18679 21161
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 24 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 24 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 +3 37 £29,000 -27.50% 2
London +27 16 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Leeds +18 9 £50,000 +63.93%
Yorkshire +18 9 £50,000 +63.93%
West Yorkshire +17 9 £50,000 +63.93%
South West -3 9 £29,000 -27.50%
Cullompton - 6 £23,750 -
Devon - 6 £23,750 -
City of London +41 3 - -
Bristol -7 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Milton Keynes +21 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +19 1 - -
South East +5 1 - -
West Midlands -14 1 £35,000 -46.15%
East of England - 1 £23,500 -
Watford - 1 £23,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £23,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £35,000 -

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 96 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 90 (83.33%) Windows
4 76 (70.37%) Skype for Business
5 60 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 56 (51.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 55 (50.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (49.07%) Windows Server
9 52 (48.15%) MCSE
10 49 (45.37%) MS Excel
11 48 (44.44%) Blackberry
12 47 (43.52%) ITIL
13 41 (37.96%) Video Conferencing
14 40 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
15 39 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 35 (32.41%) MCITP
17 33 (30.56%) Cisco
18 32 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
19 31 (28.70%) Exchange Server 2007
20 30 (27.78%) SCOM
20 30 (27.78%) Finance
21 28 (25.93%) Change Management
21 28 (25.93%) SCCM
21 28 (25.93%) PowerShell
22 27 (25.00%) SharePoint
23 26 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
23 26 (24.07%) Citrix
23 26 (24.07%) Clustering
24 24 (22.22%) VMware
24 24 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

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 76 (70.37%) Skype for Business
2 60 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 40 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (28.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 27 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 12 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 49 (45.37%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.19%) MS Office
3 3 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.74%) Office 365
2 5 (4.63%) IaaS
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.30%) Firewall
2 18 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 16 (14.81%) DNS
3 16 (14.81%) NAS
3 16 (14.81%) SAN
4 14 (12.96%) DHCP
5 11 (10.19%) Cisco IPT
5 11 (10.19%) WebEx
6 10 (9.26%) Skype
7 8 (7.41%) Wireless
8 7 (6.48%) Telepresence
9 6 (5.56%) VLAN
10 4 (3.70%) PABX
10 4 (3.70%) VoIP
11 3 (2.78%) H.323
11 3 (2.78%) Internet
11 3 (2.78%) VPN
12 2 (1.85%) LDAP
13 1 (0.93%) LAN
13 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 30 (27.78%) Finance
2 17 (15.74%) Financial Institution
3 14 (12.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (12.04%) Law
4 13 (12.04%) Retail
5 8 (7.41%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (28.70%) Analyst
2 22 (20.37%) Lync Engineer
3 20 (18.52%) Consultant
4 18 (16.67%) Administrator
4 18 (16.67%) Exchange Administrator
4 18 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 18 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 16 (14.81%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 14 (12.96%) Support Engineer
7 13 (12.04%) Service Desk Support
7 13 (12.04%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 13 (12.04%) Support Analyst
7 13 (12.04%) Wintel Consultant
8 12 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
8 12 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
8 12 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Analyst
8 12 (11.11%) Blackberry Support
9 11 (10.19%) Communications Support Engineer
10 10 (9.26%) Messaging Analyst
10 10 (9.26%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (44.44%) Blackberry
2 41 (37.96%) Video Conferencing
3 26 (24.07%) Clustering
4 24 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 17 (15.74%) Hedge funds
6 10 (9.26%) iPad
6 10 (9.26%) iPhone
7 8 (7.41%) Driving Licence
7 8 (7.41%) Online Games
8 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.70%) Fintech
10 2 (1.85%) BYOD
11 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 90 (83.33%) Windows
2 55 (50.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (49.07%) Windows Server
4 39 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (16.67%) Linux
6 18 (16.67%) Mac OS
6 18 (16.67%) Unix
7 13 (12.04%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.52%) ITIL
2 28 (25.93%) Change Management
3 21 (19.44%) High Availability
4 19 (17.59%) Change Control
4 19 (17.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (16.67%) Information Security
5 18 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (16.67%) Migration
5 18 (16.67%) Patch Management
6 17 (15.74%) ITIL V3
7 13 (12.04%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (8.33%) DNA
10 4 (3.70%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.78%) CRM
11 3 (2.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 3 (2.78%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 3 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
12 2 (1.85%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 24 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (3.70%) VB
3 4 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (51.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (48.15%) MCSE
3 35 (32.41%) MCITP
4 20 (18.52%) MCSA
5 10 (9.26%) DV Cleared
5 10 (9.26%) Security Cleared
6 9 (8.33%) Degree
7 8 (7.41%) HND
8 7 (6.48%) MCTS
9 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.85%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.85%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.59%) SLA
System Software
1 96 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 24 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (16.67%) Postfix
4 11 (10.19%) vSphere
5 8 (7.41%) vCloud
6 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.85%) XenApp
8 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (27.78%) SCOM
2 28 (25.93%) SCCM
3 8 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (3.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 108 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (30.56%) Cisco
3 26 (24.07%) Citrix
4 24 (22.22%) VMware
5 17 (15.74%) Bloomberg
6 14 (12.96%) Avaya
7 10 (9.26%) FireEye
8 8 (7.41%) NetApp
9 5 (4.63%) Polycom
10 2 (1.85%) EMC
10 2 (1.85%) F5
10 2 (1.85%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.85%) Remedy
11 1 (0.93%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
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