The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 62 42 66
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 37 40 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.95% 4.15% 2.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.14% 21.74% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 16
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -20.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SharePoint
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
204 184 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.25% 19.11% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 145 150 130
Average salary £47,250 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Essex

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Essex

SharePoint
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Brentwood -5 17 £47,500 +21.79%
Basildon - 2 £36,250 -
Billericay +6 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Colchester +3 1 - -
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
2 39 (45.88%) SQL Server
3 37 (43.53%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (37.65%) SQL
5 30 (35.29%) .NET
5 30 (35.29%) ASP.NET
6 29 (34.12%) C#
6 29 (34.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (32.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (32.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (31.76%) ETL
9 26 (30.59%) HTML
9 26 (30.59%) JavaScript
9 26 (30.59%) CSS
10 22 (25.88%) Data Analysis
11 21 (24.71%) Finance
11 21 (24.71%) Web Services
11 21 (24.71%) ITIL
12 20 (23.53%) Web Development
13 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 16 (18.82%) Project Management
14 16 (18.82%) Dimensional Modelling
14 16 (18.82%) Data Extraction
15 15 (17.65%) jQuery
15 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (17.65%) Open Source
15 15 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (17.65%) OOD
16 14 (16.47%) Windows
16 14 (16.47%) IIS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 14 (16.47%) IIS
2 11 (12.94%) JBoss
3 8 (9.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.35%) Lync
6 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) MS Project
3 3 (3.53%) MS Office
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.35%) InDesign
4 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.35%) Fireworks
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Firewall
2 8 (9.41%) VPN
3 7 (8.24%) DNS
4 6 (7.06%) Intranet
5 5 (5.88%) DHCP
6 4 (4.71%) SAN
6 4 (4.71%) Internet
7 3 (3.53%) LAN
7 3 (3.53%) WAN
8 2 (2.35%) HTTP
8 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.35%) FCoE
8 2 (2.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (45.88%) SQL Server
2 29 (34.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (32.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (32.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (15.29%) PerformancePoint
6 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (12.94%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Subversion
2 2 (2.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Automotive
3 4 (4.71%) Local Government
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (40.00%) Developer
2 27 (31.76%) Analyst
3 19 (22.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 17 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 14 (16.47%) C# Developer
5 14 (16.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.24%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Consultant
10 4 (4.71%) Administrator
10 4 (4.71%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Business Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Business Project Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.29%) .NET
1 30 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 26 (30.59%) HTML
2 26 (30.59%) CSS
3 21 (24.71%) Web Services
4 15 (17.65%) jQuery
5 9 (10.59%) Ajax
6 8 (9.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.35%) HTML5
8 1 (1.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Data Extraction
2 15 (17.65%) Open Source
3 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.59%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.53%) GIS
6 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.35%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.18%) Statistics
7 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.18%) NHS
7 1 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.35%) Linux
6 1 (1.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.53%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (31.76%) ETL
3 22 (25.88%) Data Analysis
4 21 (24.71%) ITIL
5 20 (23.53%) Web Development
6 16 (18.82%) Project Management
6 16 (18.82%) Dimensional Modelling
7 15 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (17.65%) OOD
8 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (15.29%) Workflow
10 11 (12.94%) Web Application Development
10 11 (12.94%) Kimball Methodology
10 11 (12.94%) OO
10 11 (12.94%) SEO
11 10 (11.76%) Service Delivery
12 9 (10.59%) Time Management
12 9 (10.59%) Analytics
12 9 (10.59%) MVC
13 8 (9.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) SQL
2 29 (34.12%) C#
3 26 (30.59%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.12%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.18%) VB
5 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.88%) MCP
4 3 (3.53%) ISEB
5 1 (1.18%) CISSP
5 1 (1.18%) MCSE
5 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.18%) CISA
5 1 (1.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) P3O
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.35%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.18%) vSphere
5 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) SCOM
2 1 (1.18%) WSUS
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) Tableau
3 8 (9.41%) HP
4 6 (7.06%) VMware
5 5 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
5 5 (5.88%) Google
5 5 (5.88%) SonicWALL
5 5 (5.88%) Sage
6 4 (4.71%) SAP
6 4 (4.71%) Siebel
7 3 (3.53%) Cisco
8 2 (2.35%) EMC
8 2 (2.35%) Adobe
8 2 (2.35%) Citrix
8 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.18%) Lotus