Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 339 352
Rank change year-on-year -29 +13 +16
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 3 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.023% 0.009% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.13% 0.051% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
North West median annual salary £47,500 - £62,500
10th Percentile £46,250 - £28,200
90th Percentile £48,750 - £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.38% -7.50% -23.81%

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

Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2345 1968 2453
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 17.88% 17.01% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1949 1626 1887
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £22,355
90th Percentile £64,750 £58,125 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Office Communications Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Office Communications Server in the North West

Office Communications Server
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Office Communications Server in the North West

Office Communications Server
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Cheshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 1 £47,500 -
Office Communications Server
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Office Communications Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Chat Support
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) XMPP
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) MindAlign
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365

Office Communications Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) MindAlign
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Support
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Messaging Support
1 2 (66.67%) Messaging Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Lync Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Chat Support
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco