The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 75 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 84 113 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.35% 4.53% 5.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.05% 24.84% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 64 89 86
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
SharePoint
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
399 455 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.90% 18.26% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 326 368 345
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Reading

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Reading

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 108 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 99 (52.94%) Windows
3 84 (44.92%) SQL Server
4 70 (37.43%) SQL
5 65 (34.76%) Active Directory
6 64 (34.22%) VMware
7 53 (28.34%) Clustering
8 52 (27.81%) Oracle
9 49 (26.20%) C#
10 47 (25.13%) Migration
11 44 (23.53%) .NET
12 43 (22.99%) Security Cleared
13 42 (22.46%) PowerShell
14 41 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (20.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (20.86%) Windows Server 2003
16 38 (20.32%) MS Exchange
17 37 (19.79%) MS Excel
17 37 (19.79%) SAN
17 37 (19.79%) TCP/IP
17 37 (19.79%) DNS
18 31 (16.58%) Finance
19 30 (16.04%) SC Cleared
20 28 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
20 28 (14.97%) IIS
21 27 (14.44%) DHCP
22 26 (13.90%) ASP.NET
22 26 (13.90%) SharePoint 2010
23 25 (13.37%) SQL Server 2012
23 25 (13.37%) Veritas

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 38 (20.32%) MS Exchange
2 28 (14.97%) IIS
3 26 (13.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 23 (12.30%) Lotus Domino
5 19 (10.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (9.63%) Lync
7 14 (7.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (7.49%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (5.88%) Apache
9 9 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (2.14%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (1.07%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.53%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.53%) CMS
13 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Portal
13 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (19.79%) MS Excel
2 23 (12.30%) MS Office
3 10 (5.35%) MS Visio
3 10 (5.35%) InfoPath
4 5 (2.67%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) Agresso
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.42%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (4.81%) Google App Engine
2 9 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (4.28%) Office 365
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (19.79%) TCP/IP
1 37 (19.79%) DNS
1 37 (19.79%) SAN
2 27 (14.44%) DHCP
3 16 (8.56%) Firewall
4 15 (8.02%) NAS
5 14 (7.49%) LAN
6 13 (6.95%) Internet
7 11 (5.88%) SSL
8 10 (5.35%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.60%) Intranet
9 3 (1.60%) VPN
10 2 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.07%) VLAN
11 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (44.92%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (11.23%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (9.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (8.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (6.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (5.88%) EDRMS
7 11 (5.88%) IDOL
8 10 (5.35%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (5.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (4.81%) MySQL
10 8 (4.28%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Power View
12 3 (1.60%) QlikView
13 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (1.07%) DTS
Development Applications
1 11 (5.88%) LoadRunner
2 8 (4.28%) TestDirector
3 6 (3.21%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 31 (16.58%) Finance
2 20 (10.70%) Retail
2 20 (10.70%) Spanish Language
3 14 (7.49%) French Language
3 14 (7.49%) German Language
4 11 (5.88%) Legal
5 10 (5.35%) Billing
6 9 (4.81%) Back Office
7 8 (4.28%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.07%) Marketing
9 2 (1.07%) Advertising
10 1 (0.53%) Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (19.25%) Consultant
2 22 (11.76%) Developer
3 21 (11.23%) Architect
3 21 (11.23%) Senior Consultant
4 18 (9.63%) Support Engineer
5 14 (7.49%) SQL Server Consultant
6 13 (6.95%) Technical Support
6 13 (6.95%) DBA
6 13 (6.95%) SQL Server DBA
6 13 (6.95%) SQL DBA
7 11 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.35%) Technical Support Engineer
8 10 (5.35%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (5.35%) Software Engineer
8 10 (5.35%) Technical Architect
9 8 (4.28%) Graduate
9 8 (4.28%) Administrator
9 8 (4.28%) Senior DBA
9 8 (4.28%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 8 (4.28%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.53%) .NET
2 26 (13.90%) ASP.NET
3 12 (6.42%) .NET Framework
4 11 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (5.35%) Software Packaging
6 9 (4.81%) XML
6 9 (4.81%) HTML
7 8 (4.28%) Web Services
8 7 (3.74%) jQuery
9 6 (3.21%) XSLT
10 5 (2.67%) Ajax
10 5 (2.67%) WCF
10 5 (2.67%) WPF
10 5 (2.67%) CSS
11 4 (2.14%) ADO.NET
11 4 (2.14%) RESTful
11 4 (2.14%) Entity Framework
11 4 (2.14%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (2.14%) AngularJS
11 4 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (28.34%) Clustering
2 15 (8.02%) Replication
3 13 (6.95%) Social Media
4 12 (6.42%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.42%) Client/Server
5 11 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 10 (5.35%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.14%) Tandem
7 4 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.07%) User Experience
10 1 (0.53%) Wiki
10 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.53%) Statistics
10 1 (0.53%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 99 (52.94%) Windows
2 39 (20.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 39 (20.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (12.30%) Windows XP
4 22 (11.76%) UNIX
5 21 (11.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (10.70%) Linux
7 12 (6.42%) Windows 7
8 10 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.74%) Apple iOS
9 7 (3.74%) Android
10 6 (3.21%) Solaris
10 6 (3.21%) AIX
11 4 (2.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.13%) Migration
2 28 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (12.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (11.76%) Project Management
4 22 (11.76%) Project Planning
5 15 (8.02%) ITIL
6 13 (6.95%) Change Management
6 13 (6.95%) Performance Engineering
7 12 (6.42%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (6.42%) Load Balancing
7 12 (6.42%) Validation
7 12 (6.42%) SOA
8 11 (5.88%) MVC
8 11 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (5.88%) Test Management
8 11 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 10 (5.35%) Business Development
9 10 (5.35%) Change Control
9 10 (5.35%) SABSA
9 10 (5.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 70 (37.43%) SQL
2 49 (26.20%) C#
3 42 (22.46%) PowerShell
4 11 (5.88%) C
5 10 (5.35%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.35%) VB
6 9 (4.81%) PHP
7 4 (2.14%) Java
8 3 (1.60%) C++
8 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.07%) XPath
10 1 (0.53%) X++
10 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (22.99%) Security Cleared
2 30 (16.04%) SC Cleared
3 24 (12.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 17 (9.09%) MCSE
5 13 (6.95%) MCITP
5 13 (6.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (5.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (3.74%) ISEB
8 5 (2.67%) MCP
8 5 (2.67%) Degree
9 4 (2.14%) MCTS
9 4 (2.14%) MCPD
10 3 (1.60%) MCSA
10 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 2 (1.07%) MCSD
11 2 (1.07%) CCA
11 2 (1.07%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.07%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (5.35%) COBIT
3 5 (2.67%) QA
4 3 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (34.76%) Active Directory
2 41 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.83%) vSphere
4 23 (12.30%) Hyper-V
5 14 (7.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 12 (6.42%) ISA Server
6 12 (6.42%) VMware ESX
7 10 (5.35%) Terminal Services
7 10 (5.35%) vCloud
8 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.53%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (8.56%) Backup Exec
2 15 (8.02%) NetBackup
3 14 (7.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 12 (6.42%) WSUS
5 11 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (4.28%) SCCM
7 3 (1.60%) SCOM
8 2 (1.07%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 108 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 64 (34.22%) VMware
3 52 (27.81%) Oracle
4 25 (13.37%) Veritas
5 18 (9.63%) HP
6 16 (8.56%) Symantec
7 14 (7.49%) Citrix
7 14 (7.49%) Cisco
8 11 (5.88%) Meridio
9 10 (5.35%) Red Hat
9 10 (5.35%) Juniper
10 9 (4.81%) Google
11 6 (3.21%) EMC
12 5 (2.67%) IBM
12 5 (2.67%) Xamarin
13 3 (1.60%) SAP
13 3 (1.60%) Dell
13 3 (1.60%) Lotus
14 2 (1.07%) Sitecore
14 2 (1.07%) Tableau
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