The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Foundation skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Foundation over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Foundation (WSS 4.0)
Rank 873 878 823
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -55
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Foundation 4 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.008% 0.030%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.020% 0.036% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 26
Average salary £57,500 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -16.98%
SharePoint Foundation
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20487 22291 20200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.11% 20.94% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17260 18344 17305
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SharePoint Foundation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SharePoint Foundation Jobs Demand Trend in England

SharePoint Foundation
Salary Trend in England

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

SharePoint Foundation Salary Trend in England

SharePoint Foundation
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Foundation within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 4 £57,500 -
SharePoint Foundation
UK

SharePoint Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing SharePoint Foundation 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 Foundation.

1 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (68.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (56.25%) Office 365
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (43.75%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (43.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (25.00%) Retail
8 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (12.50%) IIS
10 1 (6.25%) MS Project
10 1 (6.25%) MS Office
10 1 (6.25%) ITIL
10 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
10 1 (6.25%) SQL
10 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (6.25%) Service Management
10 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (6.25%) Degree
10 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
10 1 (6.25%) PowerShell

SharePoint Foundation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing SharePoint Foundation 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 Foundation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (68.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (43.75%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (12.50%) IIS
6 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
1 9 (56.25%) Technical Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (6.25%) High Availability
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCTS
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft