The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 18 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 7 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 5.26% 11.36% 4.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 50.00% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 5
Average salary £38,750 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.97% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Application Platforms Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 26.32% 22.73% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 19
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 £30,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SharePoint
Lancashire

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 25 July 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) Groovy
2 3 (42.86%) Grails
3 2 (28.57%) Open Text
3 2 (28.57%) Document Management
3 2 (28.57%) Documentum
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) FileNet
4 1 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Drupal
4 1 (14.29%) Social Media
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (28.57%) Documentum
1 2 (28.57%) FileNet
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Communications Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Grails
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
2 3 (42.86%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Open Text