The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 63 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 100 134 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.22% 4.06% 4.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.51% 19.34% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 72 107 82
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SharePoint
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
571 693 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.38% 21.00% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 384 483 396
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 £27,350 £27,700 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,050 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Scotland

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Scotland

SharePoint
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 55 £43,000 -2.27% 3
Glasgow -2 35 £40,000 - 10
Stirling - 3 - -
Renfrewshire 0 2 £23,000 -39.86% 1
Aberdeen -11 2 £26,500 -24.28%
West Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
Perthshire - 1 - -
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 150 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 130 (49.24%) C#
3 122 (46.21%) .NET
4 113 (42.80%) SQL Server
5 98 (37.12%) MS Excel
6 85 (32.20%) SQL
7 73 (27.65%) ASP.NET
8 69 (26.14%) HTML
9 65 (24.62%) JavaScript
10 61 (23.11%) Windows
11 59 (22.35%) Finance
12 58 (21.97%) CSS
13 56 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
14 51 (19.32%) CRM
15 48 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
16 43 (16.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 41 (15.53%) Degree
17 41 (15.53%) Dynamics CRM
17 41 (15.53%) ITIL
17 41 (15.53%) MVC
18 39 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 38 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
20 36 (13.64%) .NET Framework
21 34 (12.88%) jQuery
22 32 (12.12%) Banking
23 31 (11.74%) Oracle
24 30 (11.36%) Web Development
25 29 (10.98%) Active Directory
26 28 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
27 25 (9.47%) MS Office

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 48 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 19 (7.20%) CMS
3 18 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 17 (6.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (6.06%) IIS
6 14 (5.30%) WebSphere
7 13 (4.92%) IBM Notes
8 7 (2.65%) Lync
9 6 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.27%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (2.27%) FileNet
10 4 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.14%) MS Project Server
11 3 (1.14%) SAS
12 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.76%) Documentum
Applications
1 98 (37.12%) MS Excel
2 25 (9.47%) MS Office
3 17 (6.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.79%) MS Project
5 8 (3.03%) InfoPath
6 7 (2.65%) MS Visio
7 3 (1.14%) SPSS
8 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 41 (15.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.52%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.14%) FRx
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.14%) HFM
4 3 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.76%) Movex
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.38%) Maximo
6 1 (0.38%) Agresso
6 1 (0.38%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.38%) Epicor Tropos
6 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.30%) Office 365
2 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.20%) Intranet
2 14 (5.30%) DNS
3 13 (4.92%) HTTP
4 12 (4.55%) Firewall
4 12 (4.55%) Internet
5 10 (3.79%) VPN
6 9 (3.41%) SAN
6 9 (3.41%) LAN
6 9 (3.41%) WAN
7 7 (2.65%) SMTP
7 7 (2.65%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.65%) FTP
7 7 (2.65%) HTTPS
8 6 (2.27%) DHCP
8 6 (2.27%) VoIP
9 4 (1.52%) VLAN
10 2 (0.76%) NAS
10 2 (0.76%) ICMP
11 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.38%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (42.80%) SQL Server
2 43 (16.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (7.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (7.58%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 12 (4.55%) MS Access
6 11 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (3.79%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (2.27%) QlikView
9 5 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
9 5 (1.89%) Snowflake Schema
9 5 (1.89%) Star Schema
10 4 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.14%) DB2
11 3 (1.14%) OLAP
11 3 (1.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (3.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.14%) ERwin
3 3 (1.14%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.38%) JIRA
5 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 59 (22.35%) Finance
2 32 (12.12%) Banking
3 15 (5.68%) Advertising
4 12 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.03%) Retail
6 7 (2.65%) Legal
7 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.14%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 123 (46.59%) Developer
2 53 (20.08%) Analyst
3 36 (13.64%) SharePoint Developer
4 35 (13.26%) Support Analyst
5 34 (12.88%) .NET Developer
6 32 (12.12%) Applications Support
7 23 (8.71%) Applications Support Analyst
8 21 (7.95%) Consultant
9 18 (6.82%) Senior Developer
10 16 (6.06%) Architect
11 10 (3.79%) C# Developer
11 10 (3.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (3.41%) Administrator
12 9 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (3.41%) Programmer
13 8 (3.03%) Analyst Programmer
14 7 (2.65%) Systems Administrator
14 7 (2.65%) Analyst Developer
14 7 (2.65%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (46.21%) .NET
2 73 (27.65%) ASP.NET
3 69 (26.14%) HTML
4 58 (21.97%) CSS
5 36 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 34 (12.88%) jQuery
7 28 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (8.33%) XML
9 15 (5.68%) Web Services
9 15 (5.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 14 (5.30%) HTML5
11 12 (4.55%) WCF
12 11 (4.17%) WPF
13 9 (3.41%) CSS3
14 7 (2.65%) Silverlight
14 7 (2.65%) JSON
14 7 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (2.27%) WinForms
15 6 (2.27%) JSP
15 6 (2.27%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.17%) Social Media
4 9 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.65%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.52%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.14%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.14%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.76%) DataPower
8 2 (0.76%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.38%) PDA
9 1 (0.38%) SCADA
9 1 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 61 (23.11%) Windows
2 20 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (6.82%) Windows 7
4 16 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.65%) UNIX
7 5 (1.89%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.52%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.76%) Linux
9 2 (0.76%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.38%) AIX
10 1 (0.38%) HPUX
10 1 (0.38%) Solaris
10 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.38%) Android
10 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (19.32%) CRM
3 41 (15.53%) ITIL
3 41 (15.53%) MVC
4 38 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (11.36%) Web Development
6 21 (7.95%) Project Management
7 20 (7.58%) ETL
8 17 (6.44%) Mentoring
9 15 (5.68%) OO
9 15 (5.68%) Document Management
10 14 (5.30%) Information Security
10 14 (5.30%) Release Management
10 14 (5.30%) Change Management
10 14 (5.30%) Scrum
11 13 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (4.92%) PRINCE2
12 12 (4.55%) Migration
12 12 (4.55%) Workflow
13 10 (3.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 130 (49.24%) C#
2 85 (32.20%) SQL
3 65 (24.62%) JavaScript
4 23 (8.71%) PowerShell
5 21 (7.95%) VB.NET
5 21 (7.95%) VBA
6 20 (7.58%) Java
7 16 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.92%) VB
9 7 (2.65%) Python
10 6 (2.27%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.89%) VB6
12 4 (1.52%) VBScript
13 1 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (15.53%) Degree
2 23 (8.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.92%) MCP
4 9 (3.41%) MCSE
5 4 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.52%) MCITP
6 3 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.14%) CCNA
6 3 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.76%) MCSA
8 1 (0.38%) MCTS
8 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.03%) SLA
1 8 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.52%) QA
3 3 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (10.98%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.27%) XenApp
5 4 (1.52%) vSphere
6 3 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.76%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.52%) SCCM
2 3 (1.14%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.76%) SCOM
4 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.38%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.38%) OpenView
4 1 (0.38%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.38%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.38%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 150 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.74%) Oracle
3 17 (6.44%) Cognos
3 17 (6.44%) Citrix
4 16 (6.06%) VMware
5 13 (4.92%) SAP
5 13 (4.92%) Lotus
6 9 (3.41%) IBM
7 8 (3.03%) HP
8 7 (2.65%) Tableau
9 6 (2.27%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.89%) Symantec
11 3 (1.14%) Sophos
11 3 (1.14%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.14%) Informatica
11 3 (1.14%) Sybase
11 3 (1.14%) Cisco
11 3 (1.14%) Nintex
11 3 (1.14%) Teradata
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