The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 45 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 72 45 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.20% 4.74% 9.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.03% 26.47% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 68 43 75
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £73,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
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
248 170 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.36% 17.89% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 201 164 251
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 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 -4 29 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Luton -4 14 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Dunstable - 1 £42,500 - 1
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 121 (79.08%) SQL Server
2 109 (71.24%) .NET
3 98 (64.05%) C#
4 90 (58.82%) ASP.NET
5 89 (58.17%) Microsoft
6 79 (51.63%) Windows
7 67 (43.79%) SQL
8 65 (42.48%) WCF
9 63 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 61 (39.87%) .NET Framework
11 51 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 47 (30.72%) Visual Studio
13 44 (28.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 40 (26.14%) SharePoint Server
15 39 (25.49%) SharePoint 2010
15 39 (25.49%) T-SQL
16 38 (24.84%) Web Services
17 37 (24.18%) Multithreading
18 35 (22.88%) SQL Server 2005
18 35 (22.88%) Scrum
19 34 (22.22%) MVC
20 33 (21.57%) WPF
20 33 (21.57%) Silverlight
21 32 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
22 30 (19.61%) TDD
22 30 (19.61%) OO
23 29 (18.95%) JavaScript
24 28 (18.30%) HTML
24 28 (18.30%) N-Tier
24 28 (18.30%) Subversion

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (26.14%) SharePoint Server
2 39 (25.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 28 (18.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 27 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (16.99%) IIS
6 14 (9.15%) MS Exchange
7 11 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.61%) Lync
9 2 (1.31%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.65%) Liferay
10 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.65%) Apache
10 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 51 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 23 (15.03%) MS Office
3 3 (1.96%) MS Project
4 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.31%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.61%) Office 365
3 3 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.15%) Internet
2 11 (7.19%) Firewall
2 11 (7.19%) HTTP
2 11 (7.19%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.19%) VPN
2 11 (7.19%) DNS
2 11 (7.19%) HTTPS
2 11 (7.19%) SSL
2 11 (7.19%) Network Security
3 6 (3.92%) Intranet
3 6 (3.92%) VLAN
4 4 (2.61%) SAN
5 2 (1.31%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (79.08%) SQL Server
2 63 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (22.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (9.80%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.65%) MySQL
8 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (30.72%) Visual Studio
2 44 (28.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (18.30%) Subversion
4 19 (12.42%) Moq
5 6 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.65%) Selenium
6 1 (0.65%) JMeter
General
1 18 (11.76%) Finance
2 11 (7.19%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.27%) Retail
4 2 (1.31%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (62.75%) Developer
2 44 (28.76%) .NET Developer
3 31 (20.26%) SharePoint Developer
4 25 (16.34%) C# Developer
5 24 (15.69%) Senior Developer
5 24 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (11.11%) Architect
7 15 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (8.50%) Lead Developer
8 13 (8.50%) Technical Leader
9 12 (7.84%) Technical Developer
9 12 (7.84%) Administrator
9 12 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (7.19%) SharePoint Administrator
11 10 (6.54%) Senior C# Developer
11 10 (6.54%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.58%) Systems Developer
14 6 (3.92%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (71.24%) .NET
2 90 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 65 (42.48%) WCF
4 61 (39.87%) .NET Framework
5 38 (24.84%) Web Services
6 33 (21.57%) WPF
6 33 (21.57%) Silverlight
7 28 (18.30%) HTML
7 28 (18.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 27 (17.65%) WinForms
8 27 (17.65%) CSS
9 24 (15.69%) LINQ
10 20 (13.07%) jQuery
11 18 (11.76%) ADO.NET
12 15 (9.80%) Middleware
13 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (6.54%) HTML5
14 10 (6.54%) Ajax
15 9 (5.88%) XML
16 8 (5.23%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.30%) N-Tier
2 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.27%) User Experience
4 4 (2.61%) GIS
4 4 (2.61%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.61%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.31%) Replication
5 2 (1.31%) Clustering
5 2 (1.31%) NHS
5 2 (1.31%) Firmware
5 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.65%) Wiki
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 79 (51.63%) Windows
2 17 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (6.54%) Windows Vista
4 10 (6.54%) Windows 7
4 10 (6.54%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.31%) Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.18%) Multithreading
2 35 (22.88%) Scrum
3 34 (22.22%) MVC
4 32 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (19.61%) TDD
5 30 (19.61%) OO
6 27 (17.65%) OOD
7 23 (15.03%) Project Management
8 19 (12.42%) Business Analysis
8 19 (12.42%) Product Management
9 18 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 14 (9.15%) Web Development
11 13 (8.50%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.54%) Line Management
14 9 (5.88%) CRM
14 9 (5.88%) SOA
15 8 (5.23%) ERP
15 8 (5.23%) Technical Architecture
16 7 (4.58%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 98 (64.05%) C#
2 67 (43.79%) SQL
3 39 (25.49%) T-SQL
4 29 (18.95%) JavaScript
5 20 (13.07%) VB.NET
6 12 (7.84%) VB
7 11 (7.19%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.27%) PHP
9 3 (1.96%) VBA
10 2 (1.31%) Java
11 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.84%) MCSE
3 9 (5.88%) CCSP
3 9 (5.88%) CCNP
3 9 (5.88%) CCIP
3 9 (5.88%) CCNA
3 9 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.88%) MCP
4 6 (3.92%) Degree
5 5 (3.27%) MCSA
6 3 (1.96%) MCTS
6 3 (1.96%) MCITP
6 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.96%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) HL7
2 2 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.19%) Terminal Services
3 8 (5.23%) ISA Server
3 8 (5.23%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (5.23%) UAG
4 6 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (9.15%) MOM
2 1 (0.65%) Nagios
2 1 (0.65%) WSUS
2 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 89 (58.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.15%) VMware
3 11 (7.19%) Cisco
4 8 (5.23%) Nintex
5 4 (2.61%) Oracle
6 3 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.96%) ESRI
7 2 (1.31%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) JBoss
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix
8 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.65%) Polycom
8 1 (0.65%) Nimsoft
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health Care
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
Posted: 15 days ago