The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 230 227 217
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.068% 0.017% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% 0.11% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Median salary £35,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
Office Communications Server
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
912 881 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.62% 15.39% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 727 718 893
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the West Midlands region.

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Office Communications Server
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Office Communications Server Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Birmingham -13 1 £67,500 +3.84%
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Office Communications Server.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) SANS
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) CRISC
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Lync Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy