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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank - 122 122
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 0 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.60% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.25% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 5
Average salary - £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.55% -
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
419 461 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.70% 18.56% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 331 360 314
Average salary £44,750 £46,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.71% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 31 August 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
6 5 (41.67%) SCCM
6 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
6 5 (41.67%) VBScript
6 5 (41.67%) VB
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle
7 4 (33.33%) C#
8 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (25.00%) .NET
8 3 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (25.00%) XML
8 3 (25.00%) IBM
8 3 (25.00%) CMS

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Integration Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (41.67%) VBScript
3 5 (41.67%) VB
4 4 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) ESRI
4 3 (25.00%) Ektron
4 3 (25.00%) Lumension
4 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (16.67%) Meridio