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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 56 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 124 147 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.02% 4.49% 4.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.50% 21.18% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 87 105 103
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,270
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
636 694 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.62% 21.20% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 449 476 430
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 -6 60 £45,000 - 8
Glasgow -1 39 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Renfrewshire +3 9 £42,500 +34.92%
Stirling - 6 £41,000 -
Aberdeen -7 5 £40,000 +6.66%
West Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £48,000 -
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 169 (56.71%) Microsoft
2 148 (49.66%) C#
3 144 (48.32%) .NET
4 119 (39.93%) SQL Server
5 104 (34.90%) SQL
6 103 (34.56%) MS Excel
7 82 (27.52%) HTML
8 80 (26.85%) ASP.NET
9 79 (26.51%) JavaScript
10 72 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (23.15%) CSS
12 64 (21.48%) Finance
13 61 (20.47%) CRM
14 59 (19.80%) Windows
14 59 (19.80%) SharePoint 2010
15 51 (17.11%) Dynamics CRM
16 49 (16.44%) ITIL
17 48 (16.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 48 (16.11%) Degree
18 46 (15.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 46 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
19 45 (15.10%) Oracle
20 40 (13.42%) jQuery
21 36 (12.08%) .NET Framework
21 36 (12.08%) MVC
22 34 (11.41%) VB.NET
23 31 (10.40%) Banking
24 29 (9.73%) PowerShell
24 29 (9.73%) Relational Database
25 26 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 59 (19.80%) SharePoint 2010
2 20 (6.71%) CMS
3 18 (6.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (5.03%) MS Exchange
5 14 (4.70%) IIS
5 14 (4.70%) WebSphere
6 11 (3.69%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.68%) Lync
8 7 (2.35%) IBM Notes
9 6 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.01%) FileNet
10 5 (1.68%) nginx
10 5 (1.68%) Apache
10 5 (1.68%) SAS
11 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.34%) LiveLink
11 4 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 103 (34.56%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.05%) MS Office
3 18 (6.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (4.70%) InfoPath
5 10 (3.36%) MS Project
6 7 (2.35%) MS Visio
7 5 (1.68%) SPSS
8 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 51 (17.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.34%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.01%) FRx
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.01%) HFM
4 3 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.67%) Movex
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.34%) Agresso
6 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.34%) Epicor Tropos
6 1 (0.34%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.36%) Office 365
2 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.34%) IaaS
4 2 (0.67%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.72%) Intranet
2 14 (4.70%) HTTP
3 13 (4.36%) Firewall
4 12 (4.03%) Internet
4 12 (4.03%) DNS
5 10 (3.36%) SAN
5 10 (3.36%) LAN
5 10 (3.36%) WAN
6 9 (3.02%) VPN
7 8 (2.68%) HTTPS
7 8 (2.68%) SMTP
7 8 (2.68%) FTP
8 7 (2.35%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.68%) DHCP
9 5 (1.68%) VoIP
10 4 (1.34%) VLAN
11 3 (1.01%) NAS
12 2 (0.67%) ICMP
13 1 (0.34%) X.25
13 1 (0.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (39.93%) SQL Server
2 48 (16.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (15.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (9.73%) Relational Database
5 21 (7.05%) RDBMS
6 20 (6.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (6.04%) Oracle Database
8 12 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (3.36%) PerformancePoint
11 9 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (3.02%) MS Access
12 7 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (2.01%) BusinessObjects XI
13 6 (2.01%) QlikView
14 5 (1.68%) InterSystems Cache
14 5 (1.68%) MySQL
14 5 (1.68%) Snowflake Schema
14 5 (1.68%) Star Schema
15 4 (1.34%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 19 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.01%) ReSharper
3 3 (1.01%) ERwin
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.34%) JIRA
5 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
General
1 64 (21.48%) Finance
2 31 (10.40%) Banking
3 20 (6.71%) Advertising
4 15 (5.03%) Legal
5 13 (4.36%) Law
5 13 (4.36%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.68%) Retail
7 5 (1.68%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.34%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 145 (48.66%) Developer
2 66 (22.15%) Analyst
3 50 (16.78%) SharePoint Developer
4 41 (13.76%) Applications Support
5 40 (13.42%) Support Analyst
6 33 (11.07%) .NET Developer
7 29 (9.73%) Applications Support Analyst
8 18 (6.04%) Senior Developer
8 18 (6.04%) Consultant
9 17 (5.70%) Programmer
9 17 (5.70%) Architect
10 15 (5.03%) Software Developer
10 15 (5.03%) Analyst Programmer
10 15 (5.03%) Analyst Developer
11 13 (4.36%) Applications Developer
12 12 (4.03%) Software Engineer
13 10 (3.36%) C# Developer
14 9 (3.02%) Administrator
15 8 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
15 8 (2.68%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (48.32%) .NET
2 82 (27.52%) HTML
3 80 (26.85%) ASP.NET
4 69 (23.15%) CSS
5 40 (13.42%) jQuery
6 36 (12.08%) .NET Framework
7 24 (8.05%) XML
8 22 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (5.03%) HTML5
9 15 (5.03%) Ajax
9 15 (5.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (4.36%) LINQ
11 12 (4.03%) WCF
11 12 (4.03%) Web Services
11 12 (4.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (3.69%) WPF
13 9 (3.02%) CSS3
14 7 (2.35%) Silverlight
14 7 (2.35%) JSON
15 6 (2.01%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.36%) Computer Science
1 13 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.69%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.68%) Social Media
4 7 (2.35%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.34%) Statistics
6 3 (1.01%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.67%) DataPower
7 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.67%) GIS
8 1 (0.34%) PDA
8 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.34%) Social Network
8 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (19.80%) Windows
2 26 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.70%) Windows 7
5 11 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.02%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.68%) Linux
8 7 (2.35%) UNIX
9 6 (2.01%) Solaris
10 5 (1.68%) OpenSolaris
11 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.67%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.34%) HPUX
12 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (20.47%) CRM
3 49 (16.44%) ITIL
4 46 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (12.08%) MVC
6 25 (8.39%) Project Management
6 25 (8.39%) Document Management
7 22 (7.38%) Web Development
8 20 (6.71%) Release Management
8 20 (6.71%) ETL
9 18 (6.04%) Scrum
10 17 (5.70%) RAD
10 17 (5.70%) Information Security
10 17 (5.70%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.37%) TDD
11 16 (5.37%) Change Management
12 15 (5.03%) OO
12 15 (5.03%) Coaching
13 14 (4.70%) Service Delivery
13 14 (4.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 148 (49.66%) C#
2 104 (34.90%) SQL
3 79 (26.51%) JavaScript
4 34 (11.41%) VB.NET
5 29 (9.73%) PowerShell
6 23 (7.72%) VB
7 19 (6.38%) Java
8 17 (5.70%) VBA
9 16 (5.37%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.70%) VB6
11 13 (4.36%) VBScript
12 12 (4.03%) Python
13 6 (2.01%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.68%) Perl
14 5 (1.68%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (16.11%) Degree
2 17 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.70%) MCP
4 10 (3.36%) MCSE
5 4 (1.34%) CCNA
5 4 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.34%) MCITP
6 3 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.67%) MCSA
8 1 (0.34%) MCTS
8 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.69%) SLA
2 9 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.01%) QA
4 5 (1.68%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.04%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.02%) vSphere
5 5 (1.68%) XenApp
6 2 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.67%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.34%) SCCM
2 3 (1.01%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.67%) SCOM
3 2 (0.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.34%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.34%) OpenView
4 1 (0.34%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.34%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 169 (56.71%) Microsoft
2 45 (15.10%) Oracle
3 24 (8.05%) Cognos
4 22 (7.38%) VMware
5 13 (4.36%) SAP
6 12 (4.03%) Citrix
7 9 (3.02%) HP
8 8 (2.68%) IBM
9 7 (2.35%) Cisco
9 7 (2.35%) NetApp
9 7 (2.35%) Lotus
9 7 (2.35%) Tableau
10 6 (2.01%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.01%) Symantec
10 6 (2.01%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.68%) Dell
11 5 (1.68%) Veeam
11 5 (1.68%) Google
12 4 (1.34%) Sophos
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