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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 137 98 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.62% 5.18% 5.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 32.31% 28.91% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 127 77 80
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £34,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
424 339 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.47% 17.92% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 384 296 289
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 18 December 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 171 (68.40%) Microsoft
2 135 (54.00%) .NET
3 102 (40.80%) C#
4 100 (40.00%) Windows
5 96 (38.40%) SQL Server
6 84 (33.60%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (32.80%) ASP.NET
8 80 (32.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 79 (31.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 75 (30.00%) SQL
11 70 (28.00%) CRM
12 60 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 60 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 57 (22.80%) JavaScript
14 55 (22.00%) MS Excel
15 47 (18.80%) Office 365
16 44 (17.60%) HTML
17 43 (17.20%) CSS
17 43 (17.20%) Migration
18 41 (16.40%) .NET Framework
19 40 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
20 38 (15.20%) BizTalk Server
20 38 (15.20%) MCTS
20 38 (15.20%) Content Management
21 35 (14.00%) OO
22 34 (13.60%) T-SQL
23 33 (13.20%) Ajax
24 32 (12.80%) Degree
25 31 (12.40%) WCF
26 30 (12.00%) MCSD

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 80 (32.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 79 (31.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 38 (15.20%) BizTalk Server
4 29 (11.60%) SharePoint Server
5 24 (9.60%) IIS
6 22 (8.80%) Documentum
7 13 (5.20%) Alfresco
8 12 (4.80%) Lync
9 11 (4.40%) MS Exchange
10 7 (2.80%) FileNet
11 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.80%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.80%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 55 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 28 (11.20%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 60 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (18.80%) Office 365
2 24 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.80%) Firewall
2 9 (3.60%) Unified Communications
3 5 (2.00%) SAN
4 3 (1.20%) DNS
5 2 (0.80%) Intranet
5 2 (0.80%) Internet
5 2 (0.80%) NAS
6 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.40%) Network Security
6 1 (0.40%) SSL
6 1 (0.40%) PBX
6 1 (0.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (38.40%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (10.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.20%) EDRMS
6 7 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (1.60%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.80%) QlikView
9 2 (0.80%) OLAP
9 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.40%) MySQL
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (7.20%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.80%) NUnit
2 2 (0.80%) CruiseControl
2 2 (0.80%) Subversion
2 2 (0.80%) MorphX
2 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.80%) MSTest
3 1 (0.40%) Hudson
3 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (7.60%) Finance
2 14 (5.60%) Advertising
3 10 (4.00%) Legal
4 8 (3.20%) Back Office
5 6 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.20%) Law
8 2 (0.80%) Retail
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 107 (42.80%) Developer
2 48 (19.20%) SharePoint Developer
3 47 (18.80%) Architect
4 41 (16.40%) Consultant
5 32 (12.80%) SharePoint Architect
6 29 (11.60%) Solutions Architect
7 25 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
8 23 (9.20%) Analyst
9 21 (8.40%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
10 17 (6.80%) CRM Developer
11 16 (6.40%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 15 (6.00%) .NET Developer
13 14 (5.60%) Senior Developer
14 11 (4.40%) C# Developer
15 10 (4.00%) Technical Architect
15 10 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
16 9 (3.60%) Business Analyst
16 9 (3.60%) Technical Consultant
17 8 (3.20%) Senior Solutions Architect
17 8 (3.20%) Senior SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (54.00%) .NET
2 82 (32.80%) ASP.NET
3 44 (17.60%) HTML
4 43 (17.20%) CSS
5 41 (16.40%) .NET Framework
6 33 (13.20%) Ajax
7 31 (12.40%) WCF
8 23 (9.20%) jQuery
9 22 (8.80%) Web Services
10 20 (8.00%) HTML5
11 18 (7.20%) ADO.NET
12 17 (6.80%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 12 (4.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (4.80%) XML
14 8 (3.20%) XSLT
15 7 (2.80%) LINQ
16 6 (2.40%) WPF
17 5 (2.00%) Silverlight
18 4 (1.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 3 (1.20%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.20%) Taxonomies
4 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.40%) Clustering
6 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 100 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (2.00%) Linux
3 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.20%) UNIX
4 3 (1.20%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (33.60%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (28.00%) CRM
3 43 (17.20%) Migration
4 40 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (15.20%) Content Management
6 35 (14.00%) OO
7 25 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 20 (8.00%) Scrum
9 19 (7.60%) MVC
9 19 (7.60%) OOA/OOD
10 17 (6.80%) Software Engineering
10 17 (6.80%) Unit Testing
11 15 (6.00%) OOP
12 13 (5.20%) Document Management
13 12 (4.80%) Project Management
14 11 (4.40%) ITIL
14 11 (4.40%) TOGAF
15 10 (4.00%) Business Analysis
16 9 (3.60%) Systems Analysis
16 9 (3.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (40.80%) C#
2 75 (30.00%) SQL
3 57 (22.80%) JavaScript
4 34 (13.60%) T-SQL
5 20 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (2.40%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.80%) Java
7 2 (0.80%) X++
7 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.80%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) C
8 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (15.20%) MCTS
3 32 (12.80%) Degree
4 30 (12.00%) MCSD
5 19 (7.60%) MCP
5 19 (7.60%) MCAD
5 19 (7.60%) Security Cleared
6 18 (7.20%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.40%) MCSE
7 6 (2.40%) MCITP
8 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.40%) MCPD
9 1 (0.40%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 30 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.40%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.40%) IAG
5 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.80%) SCCM
2 4 (1.60%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.80%) SCOM
3 2 (0.80%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.80%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.40%) Nagios
4 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 171 (68.40%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.20%) EMC
3 22 (8.80%) IBM
4 21 (8.40%) Open Text
5 20 (8.00%) VMware
6 19 (7.60%) Oracle
7 12 (4.80%) Informatica
8 11 (4.40%) Cisco
9 9 (3.60%) Adobe
9 9 (3.60%) HP
10 8 (3.20%) SAP
10 8 (3.20%) SonicWALL
11 7 (2.80%) Kaseya
11 7 (2.80%) Teradata
11 7 (2.80%) Stellent
12 3 (1.20%) Citrix
12 3 (1.20%) NetApp
13 2 (0.80%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.80%) Symantec
13 2 (0.80%) Avaya
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