The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.72% 5.04% 6.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% 53.85% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SharePoint
Manchester

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

Application Platforms Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.67% 9.35% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 17
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Bolton

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (66.67%) MS Project
3 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (66.67%) Time Management
4 6 (50.00%) Document Management
5 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (16.67%) FMCG
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (8.33%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) OLAP
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Project Manager
1 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) MDX
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (66.67%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) Document Management
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com