The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 124 117 92
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 15 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 0.42% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.55% 2.36% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 13
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SharePoint Server
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
422 381 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.75% 17.95% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 350 350 275
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £55,000
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 Birmingham

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint Server Salary Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint Server
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint Server across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SharePoint Server Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 37 (97.37%) Microsoft
2 34 (89.47%) SharePoint
2 34 (89.47%) Windows
3 28 (73.68%) MS Excel
4 20 (52.63%) Security Cleared
5 19 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (42.11%) EMC
8 15 (39.47%) Open Text
9 14 (36.84%) Back Office
9 14 (36.84%) Migration
9 14 (36.84%) EDRMS
9 14 (36.84%) TOGAF
9 14 (36.84%) Knowledge Management
9 14 (36.84%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (36.84%) Taxonomies
9 14 (36.84%) CRM
9 14 (36.84%) SOA
9 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
9 14 (36.84%) Metadata Management
10 12 (31.58%) MS Office
11 11 (28.95%) ADO.NET
11 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
11 11 (28.95%) C#
11 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
11 11 (28.95%) .NET
11 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (28.95%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 11 (28.95%) MCTS
11 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (89.47%) SharePoint
2 11 (28.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (18.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (13.16%) Lync
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
6 2 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (73.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (31.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Unified Communications
2 2 (5.26%) Wireless
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
1 14 (36.84%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (36.84%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Architect
1 18 (47.37%) Solutions Architect
2 14 (36.84%) SharePoint Architect
2 14 (36.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 14 (36.84%) Senior Architect
2 14 (36.84%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 14 (36.84%) Senior SharePoint Architect
3 11 (28.95%) SharePoint Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) Data Centre Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) .NET
1 11 (28.95%) ADO.NET
1 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
1 11 (28.95%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Taxonomies
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (89.47%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) CRM
1 14 (36.84%) SOA
1 14 (36.84%) Migration
1 14 (36.84%) TOGAF
1 14 (36.84%) Systems Analysis
1 14 (36.84%) Knowledge Management
1 14 (36.84%) Metadata Management
2 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.63%) Change Management
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) C#
1 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 19 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (28.95%) MCTS
5 4 (10.53%) Degree
6 2 (5.26%) MCSE
7 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) SCCM
1 7 (18.42%) SCOM
2 5 (13.16%) SCVMM
2 5 (13.16%) SCDPM
2 5 (13.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) EMC
3 15 (39.47%) Open Text
4 5 (13.16%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) Apple
6 2 (5.26%) Symantec
6 2 (5.26%) Isilon
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Unisys
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) i2