The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 153 146 136
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 3 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.097% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 1.90% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 7
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SharePoint Server
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
558 684 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.06% 21.07% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 376 474 387
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SharePoint Server Salary Trend in Scotland

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) SCOM
5 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Fortinet

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) HPUX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
1 1 (14.29%) Unicenter
1 1 (14.29%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec