The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 15 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 10.29% 3.08% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.17% 66.67% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £48,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.36% -26.66%
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 Salford region.

Application Platforms Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 35.29% 4.62% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 13
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -33.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £47,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Salford

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Salford

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (40.00%) SYSPRO
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) ERP
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (40.00%) VBScript
5 4 (40.00%) VB
5 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (40.00%) VBA
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) XSL
5 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) MCSE
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) C#

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Network Manager
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) XSL
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ERP
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VBScript
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (40.00%) VBA
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) VCAP
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SYSPRO
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) VMware