The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 14 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 13 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 8.84% 9.29% 5.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.23% 46.43% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 6
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
Lancashire

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

Application Platforms Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
43 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 29.25% 20.00% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 16
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Preston

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
5 3 (23.08%) Grails
5 3 (23.08%) Groovy
5 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) MCSD
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Documentum
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) FileNet
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Open Text
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Document Management
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Degree

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (15.38%) Documentum
1 2 (15.38%) FileNet
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Communications Manager
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) Grails
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
3 2 (15.38%) Document Management
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Database Security
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
3 3 (23.08%) Groovy
3 3 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSD
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Open Text
3 1 (7.69%) SAP