The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 3 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.51% 9.49% 2.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.12% 28.87% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 12
Average salary £36,500 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.15% +15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SharePoint
London

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

Application Platforms Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 97 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.62% 32.88% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 47 71 67
Average salary £25,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Croydon

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) .NET
3 10 (37.04%) C#
3 10 (37.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (33.33%) VoIP
4 9 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) Internet
9 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (14.81%) Firewall
9 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
9 4 (14.81%) WinForms
9 4 (14.81%) HP
9 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
9 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (14.81%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) Network Security
10 3 (11.11%) TDD
10 3 (11.11%) Degree
10 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
10 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 10 (37.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Sage 50
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) VoIP
2 5 (18.52%) Internet
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) Network Security
4 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 2 (7.41%) ISDN
4 2 (7.41%) FTP
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.41%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) ICT Manager
3 5 (18.52%) IT Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Developer
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Head of IT
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Support
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.81%) WinForms
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (7.41%) WCF
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) MFC
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) OOD
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.41%) People Management
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) C
5 1 (3.70%) VC++
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Wyse
4 2 (7.41%) Symantec
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Dell
4 2 (7.41%) Apple
4 2 (7.41%) Sage
4 2 (7.41%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.70%) EPiServer