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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 23 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 7 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.79% 8.33% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.07% 43.75% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 1
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
41 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 28.08% 19.05% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%

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 20 October 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Colchester

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Google
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) FCoE
4 2 (28.57%) Google Apps
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) NAS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Google Apps
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) FCoE
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix