The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 15 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.30% 8.00% 1.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.92% 26.67% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
SharePoint
County Antrim

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

Application Platforms Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
37 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 28.03% 30.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 6
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +49.03%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Belfast

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Belfast

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
2 30 (71.43%) Degree
3 21 (50.00%) QA
3 21 (50.00%) .NET
4 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (40.48%) Software Engineering
5 17 (40.48%) C#
6 14 (33.33%) Office 365
7 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
7 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
9 9 (21.43%) Selenium
9 9 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (21.43%) Validation
9 9 (21.43%) ISEB
9 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
9 9 (21.43%) Issue Tracking
9 9 (21.43%) SpecFlow
10 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
10 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
10 8 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
10 8 (19.05%) EDRMS
10 8 (19.05%) Migration
10 8 (19.05%) Information Management
10 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
10 8 (19.05%) Refactoring
10 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
10 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.05%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Office 365
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Intranet
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) EDRMS
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) OLAP
3 1 (2.38%) OLTP
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Selenium
1 9 (21.43%) SpecFlow
2 8 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Consultant
1 9 (21.43%) QA Engineer
1 9 (21.43%) Quality Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Analyst
2 5 (11.90%) Architect
2 5 (11.90%) Information Analyst
2 5 (11.90%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (11.90%) Security Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Manual Tester
3 4 (9.52%) Product Manager
3 4 (9.52%) QA Manual Tester
3 4 (9.52%) QA Tester
3 4 (9.52%) Technical Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Tester
4 3 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Principal Software Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) WPF
3 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.38%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.38%) WCF
3 1 (2.38%) WinForms
3 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
3 1 (2.38%) NetWare
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Software Engineering
3 9 (21.43%) Issue Tracking
3 9 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 9 (21.43%) Validation
4 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
4 8 (19.05%) Information Management
4 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 8 (19.05%) Migration
4 8 (19.05%) Refactoring
4 8 (19.05%) Software Architecture
5 6 (14.29%) Presales
6 5 (11.90%) Change Control
6 5 (11.90%) Information Security
6 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
6 5 (11.90%) Security Operations
7 4 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) C#
2 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (71.43%) Degree
2 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) ISEB
4 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (2.38%) CCNA
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.38%) EMC Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Dell
4 1 (2.38%) EMC
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Novell
4 1 (2.38%) Sun
4 1 (2.38%) VMware