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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 20 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 1 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.23% 6.54% 8.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 51.06% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 17
Average salary - £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3 47 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.70% 12.81% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 45
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows SharePoint Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware