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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 132 126 127
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 12 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.06% 3.66% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 6
Average salary £41,250 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.07% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
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
392 383 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.98% 15.97% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 306 303 356
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,527 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 June 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 16 (69.57%) SharePoint
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 15 (65.22%) PowerShell
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) C#
5 12 (52.17%) VMware
5 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) TestDirector
7 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
8 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
8 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
8 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 7 (30.43%) ISEB
8 7 (30.43%) LoadRunner
8 7 (30.43%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) C
8 7 (30.43%) Replication
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (30.43%) Test Management
8 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
8 7 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (30.43%) vSphere
8 7 (30.43%) Performance Engineering
9 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 16 (69.57%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
4 3 (13.04%) CMS
4 3 (13.04%) ArcGIS
4 3 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) Intranet
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) IPsec
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) IDOL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) TestDirector
2 7 (30.43%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Performance Tester
1 7 (30.43%) Tester
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) WCF
5 2 (8.70%) COM
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) PKI
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Test Management
1 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
1 7 (30.43%) Performance Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Coaching
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) PowerShell
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) C#
4 7 (30.43%) C
5 5 (21.74%) VBScript
5 5 (21.74%) VB
6 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) ISEB
3 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) vSphere
3 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM
3 3 (13.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) ESRI
4 3 (13.04%) Ektron
4 3 (13.04%) Sitecore
4 3 (13.04%) Lumension
5 2 (8.70%) Meridio
6 1 (4.35%) HP