The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 38 38 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 64 58 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.48% 5.56% 9.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.10% 30.85% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59 54 77
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £30,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £50,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
255 188 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.85% 18.01% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 236 178 192
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £74,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -13 30 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Luton -19 6 £47,500 +32.20% 2
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 127 (76.97%) SQL Server
2 114 (69.09%) .NET
3 101 (61.21%) C#
4 100 (60.61%) Microsoft
5 94 (56.97%) ASP.NET
6 92 (55.76%) Windows
7 74 (44.85%) SQL
7 74 (44.85%) WCF
8 73 (44.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 66 (40.00%) .NET Framework
10 56 (33.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 56 (33.94%) MS Excel
11 55 (33.33%) Visual Studio
12 47 (28.48%) T-SQL
13 46 (27.88%) Multithreading
14 43 (26.06%) Web Services
15 42 (25.45%) Scrum
16 40 (24.24%) N-Tier
16 40 (24.24%) WPF
16 40 (24.24%) TDD
17 39 (23.64%) SharePoint 2010
18 38 (23.03%) OO
19 37 (22.42%) Subversion
20 36 (21.82%) Silverlight
21 35 (21.21%) SharePoint Server
21 35 (21.21%) JavaScript
22 34 (20.61%) HTML
23 33 (20.00%) CSS
23 33 (20.00%) WinForms
23 33 (20.00%) MVC

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 39 (23.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 35 (21.21%) SharePoint Server
3 32 (19.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 31 (18.79%) BizTalk Server
5 30 (18.18%) IIS
6 21 (12.73%) MS Exchange
7 18 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.82%) Lync
9 2 (1.21%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.61%) Liferay
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Foundation
10 1 (0.61%) Apache
10 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.61%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 56 (33.94%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.52%) MS Office
3 7 (4.24%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.21%) MS Project
4 2 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.64%) SaaS
1 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.97%) Internet
2 23 (13.94%) VPN
3 22 (13.33%) DNS
3 22 (13.33%) SSL
3 22 (13.33%) Firewall
4 17 (10.30%) HTTP
4 17 (10.30%) TCP/IP
4 17 (10.30%) HTTPS
4 17 (10.30%) Network Security
5 12 (7.27%) VLAN
6 6 (3.64%) VRRP
6 6 (3.64%) SAN
7 5 (3.03%) Intranet
8 4 (2.42%) DHCP
8 4 (2.42%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (76.97%) SQL Server
2 73 (44.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (17.58%) Relational Database
5 13 (7.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 56 (33.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 55 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 37 (22.42%) Subversion
4 19 (11.52%) Moq
5 4 (2.42%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.61%) Selenium
6 1 (0.61%) JMeter
General
1 15 (9.09%) Finance
2 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.03%) Retail
3 5 (3.03%) Publishing
4 3 (1.82%) Billing
4 3 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (52.12%) Developer
2 38 (23.03%) .NET Developer
3 29 (17.58%) Architect
4 27 (16.36%) SharePoint Developer
5 24 (14.55%) Senior Developer
6 23 (13.94%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (12.12%) C# Developer
8 19 (11.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (11.52%) Technical Leader
9 18 (10.91%) Lead Developer
10 17 (10.30%) Administrator
10 17 (10.30%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (10.30%) Technical Developer
11 14 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (7.88%) SharePoint Administrator
13 11 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (4.85%) Analyst
15 7 (4.24%) SharePoint Architect
15 7 (4.24%) Senior C# Developer
15 7 (4.24%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (69.09%) .NET
2 94 (56.97%) ASP.NET
3 74 (44.85%) WCF
4 66 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 43 (26.06%) Web Services
6 40 (24.24%) WPF
7 36 (21.82%) Silverlight
8 34 (20.61%) HTML
9 33 (20.00%) CSS
9 33 (20.00%) WinForms
10 30 (18.18%) LINQ
11 29 (17.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 25 (15.15%) Middleware
13 23 (13.94%) jQuery
14 22 (13.33%) ADO.NET
15 18 (10.91%) XML
16 16 (9.70%) Ajax
16 16 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (9.70%) HTML5
17 14 (8.48%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.24%) N-Tier
2 7 (4.24%) Client/Server
2 7 (4.24%) Replication
2 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.64%) Firmware
4 5 (3.03%) Animation
5 4 (2.42%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.42%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.42%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.82%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.82%) Social Network
6 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.21%) NHS
7 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.61%) Wiki
8 1 (0.61%) GIS
8 1 (0.61%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 92 (55.76%) Windows
2 28 (16.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (13.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (10.30%) Windows XP
4 17 (10.30%) Windows 7
4 17 (10.30%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.88%) Multithreading
2 42 (25.45%) Scrum
3 40 (24.24%) TDD
4 38 (23.03%) OO
5 33 (20.00%) MVC
6 32 (19.39%) OOD
7 30 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 28 (16.97%) Project Management
9 27 (16.36%) Software Engineering
10 25 (15.15%) Product Management
11 21 (12.73%) SOA
11 21 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (8.48%) ITIL
13 13 (7.88%) Web Development
14 12 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
15 11 (6.67%) Change Control
15 11 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
16 10 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
16 10 (6.06%) AOP
16 10 (6.06%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 101 (61.21%) C#
2 74 (44.85%) SQL
3 47 (28.48%) T-SQL
4 35 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 18 (10.91%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.67%) VB
7 5 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.42%) PHP
9 3 (1.82%) VBA
10 2 (1.21%) Java
10 2 (1.21%) XPath
11 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (10.91%) MCP
3 16 (9.70%) MCSE
4 14 (8.48%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (8.48%) CCSP
4 14 (8.48%) CCNP
4 14 (8.48%) CCIP
4 14 (8.48%) CCNA
5 8 (4.85%) MCSA
6 6 (3.64%) MCITP
7 4 (2.42%) CCA
7 4 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.42%) Degree
7 4 (2.42%) CCIA
8 3 (1.82%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.82%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.21%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.42%) QA
2 3 (1.82%) SLA
3 2 (1.21%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (10.91%) Terminal Services
3 14 (8.48%) ISA Server
4 13 (7.88%) UAG
4 13 (7.88%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (4.24%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.42%) XenApp
6 4 (2.42%) XenServer
6 4 (2.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (7.27%) MOM
2 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 100 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.52%) VMware
3 15 (9.09%) Cisco
4 8 (4.85%) Oracle
5 4 (2.42%) Wyse
5 4 (2.42%) Citrix
6 2 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.21%) Nintex
7 1 (0.61%) Polycom
7 1 (0.61%) Nimsoft
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago