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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 13 25 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 15 15 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.73% 5.51% 16.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 53.57% 33.33% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 35
Average salary £36,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £55,000 £66,000
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
28 45 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.69% 16.54% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 77
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 2 September 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 15 (36.59%) C#
2 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.83%) HTML
4 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
4 10 (24.39%) CSS
4 10 (24.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (21.95%) LiveLink
5 9 (21.95%) EDRMS
6 7 (17.07%) XML
6 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
6 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.63%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (14.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (12.20%) InfoPath
8 5 (12.20%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.20%) Document Management
8 5 (12.20%) SQL
8 5 (12.20%) CRM
8 5 (12.20%) Project Management
8 5 (12.20%) Intranet
9 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
9 4 (9.76%) OOP
9 4 (9.76%) Windows
9 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.76%) IIS
9 4 (9.76%) Finance
9 4 (9.76%) CSS3
9 4 (9.76%) HTML5

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (24.39%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (21.95%) LiveLink
3 6 (14.63%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (14.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (9.76%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.44%) CMS
5 1 (2.44%) WordPress
5 1 (2.44%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) InfoPath
3 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.88%) MS Project
4 2 (4.88%) MS Office
5 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.44%) Acrobat
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.88%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Intranet
2 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) VoIP
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) Wireless
3 1 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) EDRMS
3 2 (4.88%) EDMS
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst Programmer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (4.88%) Programmer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 11 (26.83%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) CSS
4 7 (17.07%) XML
5 5 (12.20%) jQuery
6 4 (9.76%) HTML5
6 4 (9.76%) CSS3
6 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.32%) Ajax
7 3 (7.32%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (4.88%) WCF
8 2 (4.88%) WinForms
8 2 (4.88%) J2EE
9 1 (2.44%) DOM
9 1 (2.44%) Middleware
9 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) GIS
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) CentOS
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) CRM
1 5 (12.20%) Project Management
1 5 (12.20%) Document Management
1 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
2 4 (9.76%) OOP
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL
3 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.88%) Content Management
4 2 (4.88%) Information Management
4 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (4.88%) System Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Time Management
4 2 (4.88%) UML
5 1 (2.44%) Database Tuning
5 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.44%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) C#
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) SAP
2 3 (7.32%) Citrix
2 3 (7.32%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) ESRI
3 2 (4.88%) Nintex
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Dell
4 1 (2.44%) Infor
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + 20% pension, bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare
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