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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 24 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 8 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.40% 1.39% 7.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 36.36% 4.88% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 12
Average salary £29,500 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.48% +21.87%
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
22 41 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 17.60% 28.47% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 19
Average salary £61,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £32,076
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Colchester

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Office 365
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) LAN
6 2 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (7.14%) MCP
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) Pegasus
7 1 (7.14%) NHS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) ICT Manager
2 4 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Pegasus
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow