The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 56 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 48 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.20% 2.78% 2.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.55% 13.65% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 27
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £28,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
330 249 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.01% 20.39% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 232 170 151
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 82 (69.49%) Microsoft
2 72 (61.02%) C#
3 61 (51.69%) .NET
4 57 (48.31%) SQL Server
5 49 (41.53%) ASP.NET
6 48 (40.68%) SQL
7 41 (34.75%) MVC
8 36 (30.51%) HTML
8 36 (30.51%) CSS
9 32 (27.12%) MS Excel
9 32 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (23.73%) .NET Framework
11 26 (22.03%) Windows
11 26 (22.03%) Finance
12 23 (19.49%) JavaScript
12 23 (19.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 22 (18.64%) PowerShell
14 20 (16.95%) Degree
15 19 (16.10%) jQuery
15 19 (16.10%) Scrum
16 18 (15.25%) Web Design
16 18 (15.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 17 (14.41%) T-SQL
18 16 (13.56%) CRM
18 16 (13.56%) CMS
18 16 (13.56%) SharePoint 2013
19 15 (12.71%) OO
19 15 (12.71%) ITIL
19 15 (12.71%) Software Engineering
20 14 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (13.56%) CMS
1 16 (13.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (9.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (5.08%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (5.08%) IIS
4 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.54%) Lync
6 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.85%) SAS
7 1 (0.85%) Apache
7 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (27.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.47%) MS Office
3 4 (3.39%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.54%) Acrobat
4 3 (2.54%) RoboHelp
4 3 (2.54%) FrameMaker
4 3 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) HFM
2 2 (1.69%) FRx
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.85%) Line 500
3 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.08%) Office 365
3 3 (2.54%) IaaS
4 2 (1.69%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.02%) DNS
2 11 (9.32%) SMTP
2 11 (9.32%) FTP
2 11 (9.32%) HTTP
2 11 (9.32%) HTTPS
3 7 (5.93%) Internet
4 6 (5.08%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.08%) NetScaler
5 5 (4.24%) DHCP
6 4 (3.39%) WAN
7 3 (2.54%) Intranet
7 3 (2.54%) Firewall
7 3 (2.54%) LAN
7 3 (2.54%) VoIP
7 3 (2.54%) VPN
8 1 (0.85%) SAN
8 1 (0.85%) IPsec
8 1 (0.85%) SSL
8 1 (0.85%) LDAP
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (48.31%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.24%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.39%) Spotfire
6 4 (3.39%) QlikView
6 4 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.54%) OLAP
7 3 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 26 (22.03%) Finance
2 10 (8.47%) Advertising
3 9 (7.63%) Banking
4 7 (5.93%) Marketing
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Front Office
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (40.68%) Developer
2 26 (22.03%) .NET Developer
3 23 (19.49%) Analyst
4 15 (12.71%) Support Analyst
5 11 (9.32%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.47%) Consultant
6 10 (8.47%) Software Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Agile .NET Developer
7 9 (7.63%) IT Support
8 8 (6.78%) Applications Support
8 8 (6.78%) Author
8 8 (6.78%) Technical Author
9 7 (5.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.93%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.93%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Server Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Administrator
10 6 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.39%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (51.69%) .NET
2 49 (41.53%) ASP.NET
3 36 (30.51%) HTML
3 36 (30.51%) CSS
4 32 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (23.73%) .NET Framework
6 19 (16.10%) jQuery
7 18 (15.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (11.02%) Ajax
9 11 (9.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (5.08%) WCF
11 4 (3.39%) HTML5
11 4 (3.39%) XSLT
12 2 (1.69%) JSON
12 2 (1.69%) Silverlight
12 2 (1.69%) WPF
12 2 (1.69%) CSS3
12 2 (1.69%) XML
12 2 (1.69%) COM
13 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.39%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.69%) Social Media
5 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) DTV
6 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.85%) Open Source
6 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.03%) Windows
2 9 (7.63%) Windows 7
2 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.24%) Linux
5 4 (3.39%) UNIX
6 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.54%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.75%) MVC
2 19 (16.10%) Scrum
3 18 (15.25%) Web Design
4 16 (13.56%) CRM
5 15 (12.71%) OO
5 15 (12.71%) ITIL
5 15 (12.71%) Software Engineering
6 14 (11.86%) Information Security
7 10 (8.47%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (7.63%) Fault Management
8 9 (7.63%) Capacity Management
9 8 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.93%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.08%) UML
11 6 (5.08%) Analytics
12 5 (4.24%) Change Management
12 5 (4.24%) Workflow
12 5 (4.24%) Web Development
12 5 (4.24%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (61.02%) C#
2 48 (40.68%) SQL
3 23 (19.49%) JavaScript
4 22 (18.64%) PowerShell
5 17 (14.41%) T-SQL
6 11 (9.32%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.54%) VB
8 2 (1.69%) VBA
8 2 (1.69%) C
9 1 (0.85%) COBOL
9 1 (0.85%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (16.95%) Degree
2 10 (8.47%) MCP
3 5 (4.24%) CCAA
3 5 (4.24%) CCA
3 5 (4.24%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.54%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) MCSA
5 1 (0.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.47%) Active Directory
1 10 (8.47%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.08%) XenApp
4 5 (4.24%) XenServer
4 5 (4.24%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.69%) vSphere
6 1 (0.85%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) XenMobile
2 2 (1.69%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (69.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.86%) VMware
3 8 (6.78%) Citrix
3 8 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (5.93%) Sage
5 5 (4.24%) Oracle
5 5 (4.24%) Google
6 4 (3.39%) Tableau
6 4 (3.39%) Twitter
7 3 (2.54%) Adobe
8 2 (1.69%) HP
8 2 (1.69%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.85%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.85%) Facebook
9 1 (0.85%) NetApp
9 1 (0.85%) Perforce
9 1 (0.85%) SAP
9 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.85%) Cisco
9 1 (0.85%) Cognos
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 25 days ago