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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 26 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 41 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.13% 3.09% 3.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.08% 13.73% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 39 9 12
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
146 102 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.97% 22.52% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 131 96 77
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 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
Blackburn 0 14 £35,000 +32.07%
Preston +5 10 £47,000 -10.47%
Ormskirk - 2 £27,500 - 2
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Chorley - 1 £48,500 - 1
Colne - 1 £55,000 -
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 46 (79.31%) .NET
2 35 (60.34%) JavaScript
3 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET
4 31 (53.45%) MVC
5 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
6 29 (50.00%) C#
7 25 (43.10%) SQL
8 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (39.66%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
10 21 (36.21%) .NET Framework
11 20 (34.48%) XML
12 19 (32.76%) CSS
13 18 (31.03%) Windows
14 17 (29.31%) SharePoint 2010
15 16 (27.59%) jQuery
15 16 (27.59%) Ajax
16 15 (25.86%) Visual Studio
17 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (15.52%) Objective-C
18 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
18 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
19 8 (13.79%) MCSD
19 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
20 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
20 7 (12.07%) Cisco
20 7 (12.07%) HP
20 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
20 7 (12.07%) VMware
21 6 (10.34%) Firewall

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (29.31%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) SAS
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Firewall
1 6 (10.34%) DNS
1 6 (10.34%) WAN
1 6 (10.34%) DHCP
2 5 (8.62%) LAN
3 2 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) IPv4
4 1 (1.72%) SMS
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.72%) DB2
4 1 (1.72%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Senior Developer
3 12 (20.69%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Systems Developer
5 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Project Leader
8 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Project Leader
9 1 (1.72%) Service Desk Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 1 (1.72%) IT Project Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (79.31%) .NET
2 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET
3 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (36.21%) .NET Framework
5 20 (34.48%) XML
6 19 (32.76%) CSS
7 16 (27.59%) jQuery
7 16 (27.59%) Ajax
8 5 (8.62%) XSLT
8 5 (8.62%) Grails
9 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (6.90%) HTML
10 1 (1.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (1.72%) Web Services
10 1 (1.72%) JSON
10 1 (1.72%) WCF
10 1 (1.72%) LINQ
10 1 (1.72%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.72%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) AIX
5 1 (1.72%) HPUX
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
5 1 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) MVC
2 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
4 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.62%) ETL
4 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.90%) Workflow
5 4 (6.90%) Document Management
5 4 (6.90%) OOP
6 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.45%) Project Management
7 2 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) CRM
7 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.72%) Change Control
8 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.72%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) JavaScript
2 29 (50.00%) C#
3 25 (43.10%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) Objective-C
4 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.62%) Java
6 5 (8.62%) PHP
6 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.62%) Groovy
6 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.72%) ABAP
7 1 (1.72%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.79%) MCSD
3 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) MCSA
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) vSphere
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) WMI
2 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco
2 7 (12.07%) HP
2 7 (12.07%) VMware
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle
4 5 (8.62%) Informatica
4 5 (8.62%) WatchGuard
4 5 (8.62%) Sophos
5 3 (5.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) NETGEAR
6 1 (1.72%) Twitter
6 1 (1.72%) NetApp
6 1 (1.72%) Novell
6 1 (1.72%) Veritas
6 1 (1.72%) Dell
6 1 (1.72%) EMC
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) Draytek
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago