Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Office Communications Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Office Communications Server over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1130 1130 1133
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -81
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 13 28 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.017% 0.063%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.047% 0.094% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 95
England median annual salary £66,000 £28,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +135.71% -30.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £62,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £83,000 £47,125 £66,500
UK median annual salary £66,000 £28,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +135.71% -30.00% -11.11%

Office Communications Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 27,501 29,933 36,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.08% 18.02% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22,822 25,253 31,018
England median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Office Communications Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Office Communications Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Office Communications Server in England

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Office Communications Server in England

Office Communications Server
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office Communications Server in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Office Communications Server in England

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands - 6 - -
West Midlands - 6 - -
East of England +7 4 - - 2
London -6 3 £66,000 +135.71%
Office Communications Server
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Office Communications Server.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 12 (92.31%) Skype
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
4 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications
5 5 (38.46%) Office 365
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Apple
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Clustering
6 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (30.77%) WPF
6 4 (30.77%) Silverlight
6 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
7 3 (23.08%) XMPP
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (23.08%) WebEx
7 3 (23.08%) Telepresence
7 3 (23.08%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (23.08%) Alcatel-Lucent

Office Communications Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 13 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Skype
2 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications
3 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
3 3 (23.08%) ISDN
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) PSTN
3 3 (23.08%) Telepresence
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) WebEx
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) WLAN
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) MPLS
4 1 (7.69%) PBX
4 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPLS
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Lync Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (30.77%) Silverlight
1 4 (30.77%) WPF
2 3 (23.08%) XMPP
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Contingency Planning
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Apple
4 3 (23.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (7.69%) HP