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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
England / North West
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 251
Permanent jobs citing Office Communications Server 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - - 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.10% -7.50%  

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 1093 950 1202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 17.35% 16.74% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 921 784 931
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Office Communications Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Office Communications Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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