The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 27 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 30 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.53% 12.37% 12.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 46.15% 52.24% 58.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 25
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 67 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.81% 23.67% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 63 64 42
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SharePoint
Bedfordshire

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Bedford

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Bedford

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 83 (89.25%) SQL Server
1 83 (89.25%) Windows
2 75 (80.65%) Microsoft
3 60 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 60 (64.52%) C#
3 60 (64.52%) .NET
4 55 (59.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 50 (53.76%) SQL
5 50 (53.76%) WCF
6 45 (48.39%) .NET Framework
6 45 (48.39%) T-SQL
6 45 (48.39%) Multithreading
7 44 (47.31%) Visual Studio
8 40 (43.01%) MS Excel
9 39 (41.94%) WPF
10 37 (39.78%) OO
10 37 (39.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 36 (38.71%) Subversion
12 35 (37.63%) Scrum
13 33 (35.48%) Silverlight
14 32 (34.41%) MVC
14 32 (34.41%) TDD
14 32 (34.41%) WinForms
14 32 (34.41%) OOD
15 30 (32.26%) N-Tier
16 28 (30.11%) LINQ
16 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2008
16 28 (30.11%) SharePoint 2010
16 28 (30.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 27 (29.03%) Business Analysis

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 28 (30.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 22 (23.66%) IIS
3 21 (22.58%) MS Exchange
4 20 (21.51%) SharePoint Server
5 19 (20.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.15%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (43.01%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.75%) MS Office
3 4 (4.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.38%) SaaS
3 2 (2.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.73%) VPN
2 22 (23.66%) DNS
2 22 (23.66%) SSL
2 22 (23.66%) Firewall
3 17 (18.28%) Internet
3 17 (18.28%) HTTPS
3 17 (18.28%) HTTP
3 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
3 17 (18.28%) Network Security
4 12 (12.90%) VLAN
5 6 (6.45%) VRRP
5 6 (6.45%) SAN
6 4 (4.30%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (89.25%) SQL Server
2 55 (59.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (22.58%) Relational Database
4 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (47.31%) Visual Studio
2 37 (39.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (38.71%) Subversion
4 19 (20.43%) Moq
5 4 (4.30%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (8.60%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Publishing
2 3 (3.23%) Billing
2 3 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (53.76%) Developer
2 24 (25.81%) Senior Developer
3 19 (20.43%) Technical Leader
3 19 (20.43%) .NET Developer
4 17 (18.28%) Architect
4 17 (18.28%) Lead Developer
4 17 (18.28%) Technical Developer
5 15 (16.13%) SharePoint Developer
5 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (15.05%) C# Developer
6 14 (15.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (13.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (11.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (10.75%) Administrator
11 7 (7.53%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (7.53%) SharePoint Architect
12 6 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (6.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (64.52%) ASP.NET
1 60 (64.52%) .NET
2 50 (53.76%) WCF
3 45 (48.39%) .NET Framework
4 39 (41.94%) WPF
5 33 (35.48%) Silverlight
6 32 (34.41%) WinForms
7 28 (30.11%) LINQ
7 28 (30.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 26 (27.96%) CSS
8 26 (27.96%) Web Services
8 26 (27.96%) HTML
9 24 (25.81%) Middleware
10 21 (22.58%) ADO.NET
11 17 (18.28%) jQuery
12 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (17.20%) HTML5
12 16 (17.20%) Ajax
13 13 (13.98%) LINQ to SQL
14 11 (11.83%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.26%) N-Tier
2 7 (7.53%) Replication
2 7 (7.53%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.45%) Firmware
4 4 (4.30%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.30%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.23%) Social Network
5 3 (3.23%) Animation
6 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 83 (89.25%) Windows
2 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (24.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (18.28%) Windows XP
4 17 (18.28%) Windows Vista
4 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.39%) Multithreading
2 37 (39.78%) OO
3 35 (37.63%) Scrum
4 32 (34.41%) MVC
4 32 (34.41%) TDD
4 32 (34.41%) OOD
5 27 (29.03%) Business Analysis
6 26 (27.96%) Software Engineering
7 25 (26.88%) Project Management
8 24 (25.81%) Product Management
9 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (13.98%) Web Development
11 11 (11.83%) SOA
11 11 (11.83%) ITIL
11 11 (11.83%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (11.83%) Change Control
11 11 (11.83%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (7.53%) Migration
12 7 (7.53%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (64.52%) C#
2 50 (53.76%) SQL
3 45 (48.39%) T-SQL
4 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.15%) XPath
6 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (19.35%) MCP
3 16 (17.20%) MCSE
4 14 (15.05%) CCSP
4 14 (15.05%) CCNP
4 14 (15.05%) CCIP
4 14 (15.05%) CCNA
4 14 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (8.60%) MCSA
6 6 (6.45%) MCITP
7 4 (4.30%) CCIA
7 4 (4.30%) CCA
7 4 (4.30%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (19.35%) Terminal Services
3 14 (15.05%) ISA Server
4 13 (13.98%) Forefront TMG
4 13 (13.98%) UAG
5 6 (6.45%) Active Directory
6 4 (4.30%) XenApp
6 4 (4.30%) XenServer
6 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 75 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.43%) VMware
3 14 (15.05%) Cisco
4 4 (4.30%) Citrix
4 4 (4.30%) Wyse
5 1 (1.08%) Nintex
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