The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 52 44 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 2 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.69% 1.48% 9.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.82% 4.49% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 16
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
Cheshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
71 89 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 24.65% 32.96% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 46
Average salary £41,250 £30,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.24% -28.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Chester

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Route 53
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Route 53
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Junior
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago