The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 20 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 2.08% - 6.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% - 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £25,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
Manchester

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

Application Platforms Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 16.67% 45.83% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 22
Average salary £48,000 £35,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.21% +65.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Rochdale

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) Internet
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (83.33%) vSphere
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) SCCM
4 9 (75.00%) NAS
4 9 (75.00%) SAN
5 7 (58.33%) SLA
5 7 (58.33%) Change Control
6 6 (50.00%) Office 365
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (50.00%) Web Services
6 6 (50.00%) Clustering
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
7 5 (41.67%) Change Management
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (41.67%) IIS
7 5 (41.67%) MS Office
7 5 (41.67%) Dell
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (41.67%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Internet
2 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 9 (75.00%) NAS
3 5 (41.67%) iSCSI
4 4 (33.33%) SNMP
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Change Control
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) vSphere
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
5 4 (33.33%) vCloud
6 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) SCOM
2 4 (33.33%) OpenNMS
2 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Dell
2 5 (41.67%) Veeam
3 4 (33.33%) Acronis
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) Meraki