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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 34 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 99 71 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.44% 6.06% 6.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 34.02% 29.46% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 91 65 55
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,500 £55,000
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
291 241 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.86% 20.58% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 273 211 188
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +9 66 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Luton +3 23 £75,000 +30.43% 2
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 135 (85.99%) SQL Server
2 128 (81.53%) Microsoft
3 96 (61.15%) .NET
4 93 (59.24%) C#
5 90 (57.32%) Windows
6 68 (43.31%) ASP.NET
7 63 (40.13%) SQL
8 62 (39.49%) MS Excel
9 60 (38.22%) WCF
10 58 (36.94%) N-Tier
11 57 (36.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 56 (35.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 56 (35.67%) Web Services
13 55 (35.03%) Scrum
14 52 (33.12%) TDD
15 49 (31.21%) .NET Framework
16 48 (30.57%) SharePoint Server
17 45 (28.66%) OO
17 45 (28.66%) Visual Studio
18 42 (26.75%) T-SQL
18 42 (26.75%) SOA
18 42 (26.75%) Internet
18 42 (26.75%) Multithreading
19 41 (26.11%) Relational Database
20 40 (25.48%) Firewall
20 40 (25.48%) DNS
21 38 (24.20%) IIS
22 37 (23.57%) VPN
22 37 (23.57%) MS Exchange
22 37 (23.57%) Microsoft Certification

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 48 (30.57%) SharePoint Server
2 38 (24.20%) IIS
3 37 (23.57%) MS Exchange
4 33 (21.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 30 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (18.47%) BizTalk Server
7 25 (15.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.27%) Lync
9 1 (0.64%) Papyrus
Applications
1 62 (39.49%) MS Excel
2 33 (21.02%) MS Office
3 5 (3.18%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (26.75%) Internet
2 40 (25.48%) Firewall
2 40 (25.48%) DNS
3 37 (23.57%) VPN
4 30 (19.11%) SSL
5 22 (14.01%) HTTP
5 22 (14.01%) TCP/IP
5 22 (14.01%) Network Security
6 18 (11.46%) HTTPS
7 16 (10.19%) VLAN
8 11 (7.01%) VRRP
9 9 (5.73%) SAN
10 6 (3.82%) NetScaler
10 6 (3.82%) DHCP
11 1 (0.64%) VoIP
11 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (85.99%) SQL Server
2 57 (36.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (26.11%) Relational Database
4 16 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (8.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.64%) MS Access
9 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 56 (35.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (28.66%) Visual Studio
3 37 (23.57%) Subversion
4 16 (10.19%) Moq
5 5 (3.18%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 12 (7.64%) Finance
2 7 (4.46%) Publishing
3 5 (3.18%) Legal
4 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.91%) Billing
5 3 (1.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (33.76%) Architect
2 49 (31.21%) Developer
3 46 (29.30%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (12.74%) Technical Leader
5 19 (12.10%) SharePoint Developer
6 17 (10.83%) Administrator
6 17 (10.83%) Analyst
7 16 (10.19%) Lead Developer
7 16 (10.19%) Technical Developer
8 14 (8.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (8.28%) Senior Developer
10 11 (7.01%) Support Analyst
10 11 (7.01%) SharePoint Administrator
11 10 (6.37%) .NET Developer
12 8 (5.10%) Support Engineer
13 7 (4.46%) C# Developer
13 7 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (3.82%) SharePoint Architect
14 6 (3.82%) CRM Developer
14 6 (3.82%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (61.15%) .NET
2 68 (43.31%) ASP.NET
3 60 (38.22%) WCF
4 56 (35.67%) Web Services
5 49 (31.21%) .NET Framework
6 36 (22.93%) WinForms
7 35 (22.29%) WPF
7 35 (22.29%) Silverlight
8 31 (19.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 31 (19.75%) LINQ
9 26 (16.56%) XML
10 24 (15.29%) Middleware
11 23 (14.65%) CSS
11 23 (14.65%) HTML
12 22 (14.01%) jQuery
13 21 (13.38%) Ajax
13 21 (13.38%) HTML5
14 20 (12.74%) ADO.NET
14 20 (12.74%) LINQ to SQL
15 10 (6.37%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 58 (36.94%) N-Tier
2 15 (9.55%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (6.37%) Replication
4 9 (5.73%) Firmware
5 6 (3.82%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.82%) Fat Client
5 6 (3.82%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.82%) Thin Client
6 5 (3.18%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.18%) Animation
7 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.91%) Social Network
9 2 (1.27%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 90 (57.32%) Windows
2 34 (21.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (19.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (15.29%) Windows XP
4 24 (15.29%) Windows 7
4 24 (15.29%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.03%) Scrum
2 52 (33.12%) TDD
3 45 (28.66%) OO
4 42 (26.75%) SOA
4 42 (26.75%) Multithreading
5 35 (22.29%) Business Analysis
6 34 (21.66%) OOD
7 32 (20.38%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (19.75%) MVC
8 31 (19.75%) Project Management
9 28 (17.83%) Product Management
10 26 (16.56%) Software Engineering
11 25 (15.92%) Technical Architecture
12 23 (14.65%) Domain-Driven Design
13 21 (13.38%) Unit Testing
13 21 (13.38%) ITIL
14 19 (12.10%) Change Control
15 18 (11.46%) AOP
15 18 (11.46%) Change Management
15 18 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (59.24%) C#
2 63 (40.13%) SQL
3 42 (26.75%) T-SQL
4 31 (19.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.55%) PHP
5 4 (2.55%) VB
6 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.27%) XPath
7 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (23.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (17.20%) MCP
3 22 (14.01%) MCSE
4 21 (13.38%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (13.38%) CCSP
4 21 (13.38%) CCNP
4 21 (13.38%) CCIP
4 21 (13.38%) CCNA
5 16 (10.19%) MCSA
6 6 (3.82%) MCITP
6 6 (3.82%) CCIA
6 6 (3.82%) CCA
6 6 (3.82%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) SLA
1 1 (0.64%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (22.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (15.29%) Terminal Services
3 20 (12.74%) ISA Server
4 19 (12.10%) Forefront TMG
4 19 (12.10%) UAG
5 15 (9.55%) Active Directory
6 6 (3.82%) XenApp
6 6 (3.82%) XenServer
6 6 (3.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 128 (81.53%) Microsoft
2 35 (22.29%) VMware
3 25 (15.92%) Cisco
4 15 (9.55%) Oracle
5 6 (3.82%) Wyse
5 6 (3.82%) Citrix
6 2 (1.27%) Civica
6 2 (1.27%) Comino
7 1 (0.64%) HP
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