The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 51 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 5 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.63% 2.01% 2.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.26% 11.54% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 6
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £30,100 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,800 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SharePoint Server
Bedfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
54 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.59% 17.39% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 45
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SharePoint Server Salary Trend in Bedford

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 15 (93.75%) VPN
3 14 (87.50%) DNS
3 14 (87.50%) HTTP
3 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 14 (87.50%) IIS
3 14 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (87.50%) HTTPS
3 14 (87.50%) SSL
3 14 (87.50%) Terminal Services
3 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (87.50%) Network Security
3 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Vista
4 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (75.00%) Windows XP
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco
4 12 (75.00%) CCSP
4 12 (75.00%) CCNP
4 12 (75.00%) CCIP
4 12 (75.00%) CCNA

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
3 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (87.50%) IIS
3 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) VPN
2 14 (87.50%) DNS
2 14 (87.50%) HTTPS
2 14 (87.50%) SSL
2 14 (87.50%) HTTP
2 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) Network Security
3 12 (75.00%) Internet
4 7 (43.75%) VLAN
5 5 (31.25%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Vista
3 12 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (75.00%) MCP
2 12 (75.00%) MCSE
2 12 (75.00%) CCSP
2 12 (75.00%) CCNP
2 12 (75.00%) CCIP
2 12 (75.00%) CCNA
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (43.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) Terminal Services
3 10 (62.50%) ISA Server
4 9 (56.25%) Forefront TMG
4 9 (56.25%) UAG
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco