The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 38 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 31 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.31% 5.64% 5.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.85% 19.48% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 31
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,067
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SharePoint
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
130 231 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 22.26% 28.95% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 116 217 95
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Somerset

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Somerset

SharePoint
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Bath -3 12 £36,500 +4.28% 1
Taunton -4 2 £65,000 +80.55%
Frome - 1 £18,500 -
Street - 1 - -
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 20 (32.79%) SQL
3 18 (29.51%) Oracle
4 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
5 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
6 15 (24.59%) MS Office
6 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
6 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
7 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
9 12 (19.67%) Java
9 12 (19.67%) PDM
9 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
10 11 (18.03%) ERP
11 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
11 10 (16.39%) Degree
12 9 (14.75%) Resource Management
12 9 (14.75%) CRM
12 9 (14.75%) Oracle EBS
12 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
12 9 (14.75%) Finance
13 8 (13.11%) Migration
13 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
13 8 (13.11%) .NET
13 8 (13.11%) IIS
13 8 (13.11%) MS Project
13 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (13.11%) Project Management
13 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) Lync
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 15 (24.59%) MS Office
3 8 (13.11%) MS Project
4 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (9.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Office 365
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) DHCP
1 6 (9.84%) DNS
2 4 (6.56%) Firewall
2 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.28%) VoIP
3 2 (3.28%) FTP
3 2 (3.28%) SAN
4 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) QlikView
5 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.64%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.64%) SilkTest
2 1 (1.64%) Selenium
2 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
1 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.20%) Electronics
2 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 4 (6.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Analyst
2 12 (19.67%) Business Analyst
2 12 (19.67%) Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Systems Support
4 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Support Specialist
5 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Project Planner
6 4 (6.56%) IT Support
6 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Programme Planner
7 3 (4.92%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (3.28%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.28%) Server Specialist
8 2 (3.28%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.20%) Spring
3 4 (6.56%) HTML
4 3 (4.92%) WCF
4 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (4.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) XML
5 1 (1.64%) XBRL
5 1 (1.64%) LAMP
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.64%) Wiki
3 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) UNIX
5 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) PDM
1 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
2 11 (18.03%) ERP
3 9 (14.75%) CRM
3 9 (14.75%) Resource Management
4 8 (13.11%) Migration
4 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.11%) Project Management
5 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (9.84%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.20%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.56%) ITIL
8 4 (6.56%) MVC
8 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.92%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.92%) Service Management
9 3 (4.92%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) SQL
2 12 (19.67%) Java
3 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.20%) C#
5 2 (3.28%) C++
5 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) C
6 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) CCA
3 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.28%) MCITP
3 2 (3.28%) MCSE
3 2 (3.28%) CCNA
4 1 (1.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
1 2 (3.28%) BS7799
2 1 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.28%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Oracle
2 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.48%) VMware
4 4 (6.56%) Veeam
4 4 (6.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos
5 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.64%) Talend