The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 209 185 162
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -23
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 13 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.24% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.16% 1.01% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 20
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
Office Communications Server
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1117 993 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.74% 23.57% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 866 805 696
Average salary £40,000 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Office Communications Server across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Office Communications Server Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office Communications Server within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -9 13 £50,000 +42.85%
Office Communications Server
Yorkshire

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Office Communications Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Office Communications Server.

1 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 28 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (92.86%) Change Control
2 26 (92.86%) Technical Architecture
2 26 (92.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 26 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (92.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 26 (92.86%) NAS
2 26 (92.86%) XenApp
2 26 (92.86%) XenServer
2 26 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 26 (92.86%) Citrix
2 26 (92.86%) SAN
2 26 (92.86%) CommVault
2 26 (92.86%) NetApp
2 26 (92.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (92.86%) MS Office
2 26 (92.86%) UNIX
2 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 26 (92.86%) VMware
2 26 (92.86%) Clustering
2 26 (92.86%) AppSense
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (35.71%) VPN
4 8 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (7.14%) Mitel

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Office Communications Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Office Communications Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 28 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (92.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (92.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) SAN
1 26 (92.86%) NAS
2 10 (35.71%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
3 2 (7.14%) MPLS
3 2 (7.14%) H.323
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) PBX
3 2 (7.14%) PSTN
3 2 (7.14%) SMTP
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Technical Designer
1 14 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 14 (50.00%) Designer
2 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (92.86%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) UNIX
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
1 26 (92.86%) Linux
1 26 (92.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 26 (92.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Technical Architecture
1 26 (92.86%) Change Control
2 2 (7.14%) Change Management
2 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (92.86%) Active Directory
1 26 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 26 (92.86%) XenApp
1 26 (92.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (92.86%) Citrix
2 26 (92.86%) CommVault
2 26 (92.86%) NetApp
2 26 (92.86%) VMware
2 26 (92.86%) AppSense
3 2 (7.14%) Mitel
3 2 (7.14%) Polycom
3 2 (7.14%) Siemens