The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 59 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 12 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.04% 3.92% 6.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.38% 16.22% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 28
Average salary £34,250 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £24,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £41,950 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SharePoint
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
128 111 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.81% 24.18% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 107 95 120
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Lancashire

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Lancashire

SharePoint
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Ormskirk - 4 £28,750 -
Blackburn -10 2 £33,000 +32.00%
Blackpool -10 2 £36,000 +56.52%
Preston -12 1 £33,500 -16.25%
Burnley - 1 £46,000 -
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 30 (85.71%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (54.29%) Windows
5 18 (51.43%) .NET
6 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (37.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
7 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
8 11 (31.43%) Oracle
8 11 (31.43%) IIS
9 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
11 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
12 7 (20.00%) Workflow
12 7 (20.00%) Document Management
12 7 (20.00%) CSS
13 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
13 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (17.14%) Project Management
13 6 (17.14%) Cisco
13 6 (17.14%) MVC
13 6 (17.14%) Clustering
13 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (17.14%) SCOM
14 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (14.29%) VMware

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (37.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (31.43%) IIS
3 5 (14.29%) Apache
3 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) SMS
1 5 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (14.29%) DB2
3 5 (14.29%) Ingres
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) DBA
2 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server DBA
2 6 (17.14%) SQL DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Project Leader
4 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Project Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.00%) CSS
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.43%) XML
6 3 (8.57%) HTML
6 3 (8.57%) Web Services
7 2 (5.71%) Ajax
7 2 (5.71%) WCF
7 2 (5.71%) LINQ
7 2 (5.71%) jQuery
7 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.86%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 5 (14.29%) AS400
3 1 (2.86%) BYOD
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (14.29%) AIX
6 5 (14.29%) HPUX
6 5 (14.29%) Solaris
6 5 (14.29%) Linux
6 5 (14.29%) VMS
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Workflow
1 7 (20.00%) Document Management
2 6 (17.14%) Project Management
2 6 (17.14%) MVC
2 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Service Management
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) ERP
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) People Management
6 2 (5.71%) SDLC
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
3 4 (11.43%) VBA
4 3 (8.57%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCOM
2 5 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) IBM
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) EMC
4 5 (14.29%) Novell
4 5 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) Epicor
5 1 (2.86%) Infor