The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 43 48 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 115 87 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.89% 4.13% 5.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.32% 22.48% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 99 77 72
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
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
421 387 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.91% 18.35% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 354 348 281
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 179 (73.36%) Microsoft
2 143 (58.61%) .NET
3 121 (49.59%) C#
4 116 (47.54%) SQL Server
5 104 (42.62%) Windows
6 82 (33.61%) CRM
7 79 (32.38%) MS Excel
8 76 (31.15%) SQL
9 74 (30.33%) ASP.NET
10 65 (26.64%) Dynamics CRM
11 55 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
12 49 (20.08%) SharePoint 2013
13 47 (19.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 47 (19.26%) JavaScript
14 45 (18.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 45 (18.44%) SharePoint 2010
15 44 (18.03%) Degree
16 42 (17.21%) Web Services
17 41 (16.80%) CSS
18 40 (16.39%) HTML
19 38 (15.57%) Migration
20 34 (13.93%) WCF
20 34 (13.93%) SharePoint Server
20 34 (13.93%) .NET Framework
21 31 (12.70%) MS Office
22 30 (12.30%) VB.NET
23 29 (11.89%) jQuery
24 28 (11.48%) Office 365
25 27 (11.07%) Security Cleared
26 25 (10.25%) OO

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 49 (20.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 45 (18.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 34 (13.93%) SharePoint Server
4 25 (10.25%) MS Exchange
5 23 (9.43%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (6.15%) Lync
7 8 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (3.28%) IIS
8 7 (2.87%) Documentum
9 6 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.64%) Sitefinity
11 3 (1.23%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.41%) FileNet
12 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 79 (32.38%) MS Excel
2 31 (12.70%) MS Office
3 4 (1.64%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.82%) MS Project
5 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 65 (26.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.48%) Office 365
2 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.10%) Firewall
1 10 (4.10%) Unified Communications
2 6 (2.46%) SAN
3 5 (2.05%) Internet
4 4 (1.64%) Extranet
4 4 (1.64%) Wireless
4 4 (1.64%) VPN
4 4 (1.64%) LAN
5 3 (1.23%) PBX
5 3 (1.23%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.82%) DNS
6 2 (0.82%) Intranet
7 1 (0.41%) SSL
7 1 (0.41%) DHCP
7 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.41%) Network Security
7 1 (0.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (47.54%) SQL Server
2 47 (19.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.74%) EDRMS
5 10 (4.10%) PerformancePoint
6 9 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.41%) DataStage
9 1 (0.41%) OLAP
9 1 (0.41%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.10%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.82%) MorphX
3 2 (0.82%) Hudson
General
1 20 (8.20%) Finance
2 16 (6.56%) Legal
3 14 (5.74%) Back Office
4 12 (4.92%) Advertising
5 6 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.05%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.82%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 138 (56.56%) Developer
2 52 (21.31%) .NET Developer
3 40 (16.39%) SharePoint Developer
4 37 (15.16%) Architect
5 32 (13.11%) C# Developer
6 28 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (11.07%) CRM Developer
7 27 (11.07%) SharePoint Architect
7 27 (11.07%) Consultant
8 24 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (8.61%) Analyst
10 20 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (6.97%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 17 (6.97%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
12 16 (6.56%) SharePoint Consultant
13 15 (6.15%) Junior Developer
13 15 (6.15%) Junior
13 15 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (6.15%) Microsoft Developer
14 14 (5.74%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (58.61%) .NET
2 74 (30.33%) ASP.NET
3 42 (17.21%) Web Services
4 41 (16.80%) CSS
5 40 (16.39%) HTML
6 34 (13.93%) .NET Framework
6 34 (13.93%) WCF
7 29 (11.89%) jQuery
8 24 (9.84%) HTML5
9 22 (9.02%) XML
10 17 (6.97%) Silverlight
11 16 (6.56%) LINQ
12 15 (6.15%) WPF
13 14 (5.74%) Ajax
14 9 (3.69%) SOAP
14 9 (3.69%) ADO.NET
14 9 (3.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 8 (3.28%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 6 (2.46%) CSS3
17 4 (1.64%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.74%) Taxonomies
2 13 (5.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.69%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.41%) Economics
5 1 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 104 (42.62%) Windows
2 16 (6.56%) Android
3 12 (4.92%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.51%) Windows 8
5 9 (3.69%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.23%) Linux
8 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.82%) UNIX
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (33.61%) CRM
2 55 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (15.57%) Migration
4 25 (10.25%) OO
5 23 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (8.20%) Unit Testing
6 20 (8.20%) Waterfall
7 18 (7.38%) OOP
8 17 (6.97%) Web Development
9 15 (6.15%) Systems Analysis
10 14 (5.74%) Knowledge Management
10 14 (5.74%) TOGAF
10 14 (5.74%) Data Modelling
10 14 (5.74%) SOA
10 14 (5.74%) Metadata Management
11 13 (5.33%) Data Migration
11 13 (5.33%) MVC
12 11 (4.51%) ITIL
12 11 (4.51%) TDD
13 10 (4.10%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (49.59%) C#
2 76 (31.15%) SQL
3 47 (19.26%) JavaScript
4 30 (12.30%) VB.NET
5 15 (6.15%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.33%) VB
7 4 (1.64%) VB6
7 4 (1.64%) PHP
8 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.82%) X++
10 1 (0.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (18.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (18.03%) Degree
3 27 (11.07%) Security Cleared
4 25 (10.25%) SC Cleared
5 17 (6.97%) MCTS
5 17 (6.97%) MCITP
6 10 (4.10%) MCSE
7 9 (3.69%) MCSD
8 8 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.46%) MCP
9 6 (2.46%) MCAD
10 3 (1.23%) CCNP
11 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.41%) HND
11 1 (0.41%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.97%) SLA
2 2 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 22 (9.02%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) IAG
4 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.46%) SCCM
1 6 (2.46%) SCOM
2 5 (2.05%) SCVMM
2 5 (2.05%) SCDPM
2 5 (2.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (1.64%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.41%) Nagios
4 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 179 (73.36%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.84%) VMware
3 19 (7.79%) Open Text
4 18 (7.38%) EMC
5 12 (4.92%) Cisco
6 8 (3.28%) IBM
6 8 (3.28%) DevExpress
7 7 (2.87%) Kaseya
7 7 (2.87%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.46%) SonicWALL
9 4 (1.64%) Apple
9 4 (1.64%) Oracle
9 4 (1.64%) HP
10 3 (1.23%) NetApp
10 3 (1.23%) Citrix
11 2 (0.82%) i2
11 2 (0.82%) Unisys
11 2 (0.82%) Adobe
11 2 (0.82%) Twitter
11 2 (0.82%) LexisNexis
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