The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 27 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 5 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.62% 8.40% 10.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 50.00% 36.84% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 23
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,450 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SharePoint
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.24% 22.80% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 43 52
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £28,279
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Aberdeen region.

SharePoint Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint.

1 9 (37.50%) C#
1 9 (37.50%) HTML
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 9 (37.50%) CSS
1 9 (37.50%) OOP
2 8 (33.33%) XML
3 7 (29.17%) Intranet
3 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (25.00%) Document Management
4 6 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (20.83%) Asset Management
5 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
5 5 (20.83%) LiveLink
5 5 (20.83%) EDRMS
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (12.50%) Nintex
7 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.50%) OO
7 3 (12.50%) Citrix
7 3 (12.50%) VMware
7 3 (12.50%) Migration
8 2 (8.33%) Change Management
8 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (8.33%) EDMS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (20.83%) LiveLink
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Intranet
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) EDRMS
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.33%) EDMS
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
1 8 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Implementation Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
4 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) HTML
1 9 (37.50%) CSS
2 8 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) OOP
2 6 (25.00%) Document Management
3 5 (20.83%) Asset Management
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Nintex
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) Sophos
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) HP