The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 22 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 6 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.03% 5.46% 2.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.65% 28.57% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
Essex

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

Application Platforms Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
34 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 22.82% 19.13% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 28
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,800 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Colchester

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Google
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Google Apps
5 2 (25.00%) FCoE
5 2 (25.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (25.00%) Lync
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) NAS
5 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) VPN

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Google Apps
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Google
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds