The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 33 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 94 43 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.74% 4.00% 4.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.11% 15.64% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73 21 52
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £49,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
360 275 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.99% 25.56% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 235 170 215
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £49,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SharePoint
Scotland

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 24 April 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 102 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 71 (44.65%) .NET
3 64 (40.25%) MS Excel
4 62 (38.99%) C#
5 58 (36.48%) SQL
5 58 (36.48%) SQL Server
6 55 (34.59%) Finance
7 47 (29.56%) ASP.NET
8 38 (23.90%) MVC
9 30 (18.87%) jQuery
10 28 (17.61%) Windows
11 27 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 26 (16.35%) JavaScript
12 26 (16.35%) PowerShell
12 26 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (15.09%) MS Office
14 23 (14.47%) T-SQL
14 23 (14.47%) CRM
14 23 (14.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 22 (13.84%) .NET Framework
15 22 (13.84%) CSS
15 22 (13.84%) SharePoint 2013
16 21 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (13.21%) Citrix
16 21 (13.21%) Dynamics CRM
16 21 (13.21%) VMware
17 19 (11.95%) Degree
18 18 (11.32%) Software Engineering
18 18 (11.32%) Oracle
18 18 (11.32%) XenApp

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (13.84%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (7.55%) SharePoint Server
2 12 (7.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (6.29%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.40%) CMS
4 7 (4.40%) Lync
5 6 (3.77%) IIS
6 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.52%) SAS
7 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.26%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.26%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.63%) Apache
8 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.63%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 64 (40.25%) MS Excel
2 24 (15.09%) MS Office
3 10 (6.29%) FrameMaker
3 10 (6.29%) MS Visio
3 10 (6.29%) Acrobat
3 10 (6.29%) RoboHelp
4 5 (3.14%) MS Project
5 3 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.89%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 21 (13.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.52%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.26%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.43%) NetScaler
2 8 (5.03%) HTTP
3 5 (3.14%) SMTP
3 5 (3.14%) HTTPS
3 5 (3.14%) FTP
3 5 (3.14%) Internet
4 4 (2.52%) Intranet
5 3 (1.89%) LAN
5 3 (1.89%) WAN
6 2 (1.26%) Wireless
6 2 (1.26%) Firewall
6 2 (1.26%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.26%) VPN
6 2 (1.26%) DNS
6 2 (1.26%) Extranet
6 2 (1.26%) SSL
7 1 (0.63%) DHCP
7 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.63%) Broadband
7 1 (0.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (36.48%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (14.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (10.69%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (8.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (6.29%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (5.66%) OLAP
7 9 (5.66%) QlikView
8 8 (5.03%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.14%) Star Schema
9 5 (3.14%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.89%) Spotfire
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.63%) MS Access
13 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.26%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 55 (34.59%) Finance
2 7 (4.40%) Retail
2 7 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.77%) Banking
3 6 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (1.26%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.63%) French Language
5 1 (0.63%) German Language
5 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) Front Office
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (30.82%) Developer
2 37 (23.27%) Analyst
3 24 (15.09%) Consultant
4 15 (9.43%) Server Analyst
5 14 (8.81%) .NET Developer
6 13 (8.18%) Software Developer
7 12 (7.55%) Software Engineer
7 12 (7.55%) Support Analyst
8 10 (6.29%) Author
8 10 (6.29%) Technical Author
9 8 (5.03%) Architect
10 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (4.40%) SharePoint Consultant
10 7 (4.40%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Technical Writer
11 6 (3.77%) SQL Developer
11 6 (3.77%) Project Manager
12 5 (3.14%) Programmer
12 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Specialist
13 4 (2.52%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (44.65%) .NET
2 47 (29.56%) ASP.NET
3 30 (18.87%) jQuery
4 26 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (13.84%) .NET Framework
5 22 (13.84%) CSS
6 17 (10.69%) HTML
7 16 (10.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (8.18%) Ajax
9 10 (6.29%) XSLT
10 8 (5.03%) XML
11 7 (4.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (4.40%) WCF
12 5 (3.14%) MDX
13 3 (1.89%) XSL
13 3 (1.89%) Web Services
13 3 (1.89%) XHTML
13 3 (1.89%) HTML5
14 2 (1.26%) CSS3
14 2 (1.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.03%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.14%) Clustering
4 3 (1.89%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.26%) Open Source
5 2 (1.26%) GIS
5 2 (1.26%) CMDB
5 2 (1.26%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.63%) Tandem
6 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.63%) Social Media
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.61%) Windows
2 12 (7.55%) UNIX
3 10 (6.29%) Windows 7
3 10 (6.29%) Linux
4 9 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.89%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.90%) MVC
2 23 (14.47%) CRM
3 21 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (11.32%) Software Engineering
5 16 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.81%) OO
7 13 (8.18%) ITIL
8 12 (7.55%) Project Management
9 10 (6.29%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.29%) ETL
10 8 (5.03%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (5.03%) Scrum
10 8 (5.03%) Information Security
11 7 (4.40%) TDD
11 7 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.40%) Service Delivery
12 6 (3.77%) Web Design
13 5 (3.14%) Data Modelling
13 5 (3.14%) ERP
13 5 (3.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (38.99%) C#
2 58 (36.48%) SQL
3 26 (16.35%) JavaScript
3 26 (16.35%) PowerShell
4 23 (14.47%) T-SQL
5 15 (9.43%) VB.NET
6 9 (5.66%) VB
7 5 (3.14%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.26%) VBScript
8 2 (1.26%) C
8 2 (1.26%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) Java
9 1 (0.63%) COBOL
9 1 (0.63%) XQuery
9 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (11.95%) Degree
2 13 (8.18%) CCA
2 13 (8.18%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (7.55%) CCAA
4 6 (3.77%) MCP
5 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.26%) MCITP
7 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.26%) PMP
7 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.26%) MCSE
8 1 (0.63%) HND
8 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) SLA
2 3 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (11.32%) XenApp
2 15 (9.43%) Hyper-V
3 14 (8.81%) XenDesktop
4 13 (8.18%) XenServer
5 9 (5.66%) Active Directory
6 6 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.18%) XenMobile
2 6 (3.77%) SCOM
3 4 (2.52%) SCCM
4 2 (1.26%) WSUS
4 2 (1.26%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.63%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 102 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.21%) Citrix
2 21 (13.21%) VMware
3 18 (11.32%) Oracle
4 10 (6.29%) Adobe
5 6 (3.77%) Business Objects
6 5 (3.14%) Sage
6 5 (3.14%) Fujitsu
7 4 (2.52%) Tableau
7 4 (2.52%) SAP
8 3 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.89%) Cisco
8 3 (1.89%) Planview
8 3 (1.89%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.26%) Twitter
9 2 (1.26%) ESRI
9 2 (1.26%) AppSense
9 2 (1.26%) Lotus
9 2 (1.26%) Symantec
9 2 (1.26%) CheckPoint
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago