The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 85 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 13 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.11% 2.07% 1.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.35% 12.57% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 11
Average salary £55,000 £47,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.18% +54.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £31,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SharePoint Server
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
243 167 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.72% 16.47% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 214 159 221
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 Bedfordshire

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SharePoint Server Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint Server
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

SharePoint Server Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SharePoint Server
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -15 5 £38,000 +16.92%
Dunstable -1 4 £62,000 +37.77%
Luton -14 2 £57,500 +15.00%
SharePoint Server
East of England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 34 (80.95%) SharePoint
2 30 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 24 (57.14%) IIS
5 21 (50.00%) VPN
5 21 (50.00%) Firewall
6 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
6 20 (47.62%) SSL
6 20 (47.62%) Windows
7 18 (42.86%) CCNP
7 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (42.86%) Cisco
8 17 (40.48%) VMware
8 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (40.48%) .NET
8 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (38.10%) MS Exchange
10 15 (35.71%) DNS
10 15 (35.71%) Network Security
10 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (33.33%) Terminal Services
11 14 (33.33%) HTTP
11 14 (33.33%) HTTPS
11 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (33.33%) MS Office
11 14 (33.33%) C#
11 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 34 (80.95%) SharePoint
2 24 (57.14%) IIS
3 16 (38.10%) MS Exchange
4 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (11.90%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.38%) Lync
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Office
1 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) VPN
1 21 (50.00%) Firewall
2 20 (47.62%) SSL
2 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
3 15 (35.71%) DNS
3 15 (35.71%) Network Security
4 14 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 14 (33.33%) HTTP
5 12 (28.57%) Internet
6 7 (16.67%) VLAN
7 6 (14.29%) DWDM
7 6 (14.29%) MPLS
7 6 (14.29%) OSPF
7 6 (14.29%) BGP
7 6 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 6 (14.29%) HSRP
7 6 (14.29%) Wireless
7 6 (14.29%) RIP
7 6 (14.29%) SAN
8 2 (4.76%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Network Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Designer
8 1 (2.38%) C# Programmer
8 1 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Trainee
8 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) DBA
8 1 (2.38%) Computer Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) .NET
2 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
3 9 (21.43%) Web Services
4 6 (14.29%) WCF
5 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.76%) XML
6 2 (4.76%) XSD
6 2 (4.76%) XSLT
6 2 (4.76%) Silverlight
6 2 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (2.38%) HTML
7 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) Firmware
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
5 12 (28.57%) Windows Vista
5 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) UNIX
6 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (14.29%) Network Management
2 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.52%) Network Design
4 4 (9.52%) CRM
4 4 (9.52%) ERP
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL
5 3 (7.14%) Change Control
6 2 (4.76%) High Availability
6 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) Workflow
7 1 (2.38%) Document Management
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.38%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) C#
2 11 (26.19%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) VB
3 4 (9.52%) PHP
4 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.14%) VBA
4 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) CCNP
1 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (28.57%) CCSP
3 12 (28.57%) CCIP
3 12 (28.57%) CCNA
3 12 (28.57%) MCP
3 12 (28.57%) MCSE
4 7 (16.67%) MCSA
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 10 (23.81%) ISA Server
4 9 (21.43%) Forefront TMG
4 9 (21.43%) UAG
5 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) XenServer
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) HP NNM
2 2 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (42.86%) Cisco
3 17 (40.48%) VMware
4 7 (16.67%) HP
5 6 (14.29%) Juniper
6 3 (7.14%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) Nintex
7 1 (2.38%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle