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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 1 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.63% 5.66% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% 29.03% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +3.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
18 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 11.39% 19.50% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 9
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,900 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Google
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Google Apps
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 2 (28.57%) FCoE
5 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Google Apps
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) FCoE
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix