The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 134 128 120
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 2 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.090% 0.59% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.50% 3.03% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 5
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
SharePoint Server
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
397 462 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.80% 19.60% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 306 364 358
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
- +2.24%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SharePoint Server Salary Trend in Reading

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) SharePoint
3 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) SCCM
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
6 5 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (31.25%) TestDirector
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
6 5 (31.25%) VBScript
6 5 (31.25%) VB
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (25.00%) vSphere
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) ISEB
7 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) ArcGIS
2 3 (18.75%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 3 (18.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) TestDirector
2 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
1 3 (18.75%) XML
1 3 (18.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) PKI
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Test Management
1 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
1 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
3 7 (43.75%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) VBScript
4 5 (31.25%) VB
5 4 (25.00%) C
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) ISEB
4 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) Sitecore
3 3 (18.75%) Ektron
3 3 (18.75%) Lumension
3 3 (18.75%) ESRI
4 2 (12.50%) Meridio
5 1 (6.25%) HP