The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 65 77 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 23 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.40% 2.04% 3.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.87% 10.57% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 25
Average salary £23,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
233 227 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.35% 19.32% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 223 186 192
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Kent

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Kent

SharePoint
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Tunbridge Wells -5 6 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Sittingbourne - 1 £27,500 - 1
SharePoint
South East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 31 (53.45%) SQL
3 27 (46.55%) .NET
4 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
5 23 (39.66%) Windows
6 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
6 19 (32.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (31.03%) MS Office
8 17 (29.31%) CSS
8 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
9 15 (25.86%) Firewall
10 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (22.41%) MVC
11 13 (22.41%) XML
11 13 (22.41%) C#
11 13 (22.41%) HTML
11 13 (22.41%) SLA
12 12 (20.69%) Web Services
13 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
14 10 (17.24%) VB.NET
15 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
15 9 (15.52%) Dynamics CRM
15 9 (15.52%) Workflow
15 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
15 9 (15.52%) CRM
15 9 (15.52%) jQuery
16 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
16 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 19 (32.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.62%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (8.62%) Joomla!
3 5 (8.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.45%) Sitefinity
4 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) MS Office
2 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.34%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) VPN
3 1 (1.72%) Intranet
3 1 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (8.62%) MySQL
7 2 (3.45%) MS Access
7 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.45%) DTS
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.34%) Banking
2 5 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) IT Support
3 12 (20.69%) Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) IT Support Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (10.34%) SQL DBA
5 6 (10.34%) DBA
5 6 (10.34%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (8.62%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Trainee Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) .NET
2 17 (29.31%) CSS
3 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
4 13 (22.41%) HTML
4 13 (22.41%) XML
5 12 (20.69%) Web Services
6 9 (15.52%) jQuery
7 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (8.62%) HTML5
8 5 (8.62%) CSS3
9 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.17%) WCF
11 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (3.45%) PhoneGap
11 2 (3.45%) Entity Framework
11 2 (3.45%) ADO.NET
12 1 (1.72%) Ajax
12 1 (1.72%) JSON
12 1 (1.72%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Replication
1 6 (10.34%) Clustering
2 5 (8.62%) iPhone
2 5 (8.62%) iPad
3 3 (5.17%) FMCG
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.72%) UNIX
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.72%) AIX
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
5 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) MVC
2 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
2 9 (15.52%) CRM
2 9 (15.52%) Workflow
3 6 (10.34%) Asset Management
3 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (10.34%) Wealth Management
3 6 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.62%) OO
5 4 (6.90%) Resource Management
6 3 (5.17%) Analytics
6 3 (5.17%) ERP
7 2 (3.45%) ITIL
7 2 (3.45%) Process Management
7 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.72%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) SQL
2 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.41%) C#
4 10 (17.24%) VB.NET
5 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.07%) PHP
7 5 (8.62%) Java
7 5 (8.62%) VBA
7 5 (8.62%) Python
8 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.45%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.72%) VB
9 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.72%) MCSD
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
3 1 (1.72%) MCSA
3 1 (1.72%) CCA
3 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.72%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.41%) SLA
2 5 (8.62%) WCAG
2 5 (8.62%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.62%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) SCCM
1 3 (5.17%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Cisco
3 5 (8.62%) Adobe
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
3 5 (8.62%) Sitecore
4 4 (6.90%) Citrix
5 3 (5.17%) SAP
5 3 (5.17%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.45%) Ektron
6 2 (3.45%) Sophos
6 2 (3.45%) ProCurve
6 2 (3.45%) Avaya
6 2 (3.45%) HP
6 2 (3.45%) Dell
6 2 (3.45%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.72%) Apple
7 1 (1.72%) Twitter
7 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.72%) Remedy
7 1 (1.72%) Google
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