The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 20 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.94% 2.30% 3.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.00% 15.38% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.27% 14.94% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 17
Average salary £28,000 £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Shropshire

SharePoint
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Telford - 1 £27,000 -
SharePoint
West Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) WordPress
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Publishing
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) WSUS
4 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
4 3 (37.50%) Altiris
4 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 3 (37.50%) SSH
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) Apache

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) WordPress
1 3 (37.50%) Moodle
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) SSH
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveReports
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Powerplay
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Assistant
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Assistant
2 2 (25.00%) IT Assistant
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Shibboleth
3 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
1 3 (37.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Altiris
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos