The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 34 33 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 4 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.09% 3.75% 18.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.00% 18.75% 59.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 31
Average salary £22,500 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% -25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SharePoint
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 13.09% 20.00% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 50
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Halifax

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) DTS
3 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Database Security
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) DTS
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Trainer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Database Security
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware