The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 125 118 141
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.58% 0.94% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SharePoint Server
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
345 320 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.00% 18.87% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 304 280 418
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £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 Cheshire

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SharePoint Server Salary Trend in Cheshire

SharePoint Server
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft