The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 35 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 49 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.15% 5.29% 3.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.59% 27.27% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 46 28 15
Average salary £35,000 £29,283 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.52% -26.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
238 110 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.86% 19.40% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 224 92 104
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SharePoint
South West

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
Bath -1 28 £35,000 +20.68%
Taunton +2 18 £36,000 +22.03%
Bridgwater - 3 £47,500 -
Glastonbury - 3 £47,500 -
SharePoint
South West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 40 (65.57%) C#
2 39 (63.93%) .NET
3 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
4 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
5 34 (55.74%) SQL
6 27 (44.26%) ASP.NET
7 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
8 20 (32.79%) HTML
9 17 (27.87%) Windows
10 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
11 13 (21.31%) VB.NET
11 13 (21.31%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
12 12 (19.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (18.03%) Automated Testing
13 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
13 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
14 10 (16.39%) CSS
14 10 (16.39%) MS Project
14 10 (16.39%) WCF
15 8 (13.11%) MS Office
15 8 (13.11%) IIS
15 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
16 7 (11.48%) LAN
16 7 (11.48%) WAN
16 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (11.48%) Web Services
16 7 (11.48%) MVC
16 7 (11.48%) Project Planning
16 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 13 (21.31%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (13.11%) IIS
2 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.28%) Lync
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.64%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.39%) MS Project
3 8 (13.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) LAN
1 7 (11.48%) WAN
2 5 (8.20%) Intranet
2 5 (8.20%) Internet
2 5 (8.20%) SAN
2 5 (8.20%) DHCP
2 5 (8.20%) DNS
3 4 (6.56%) Firewall
3 4 (6.56%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.28%) IMAP
4 2 (3.28%) VoIP
4 2 (3.28%) SMTP
4 2 (3.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) NUnit
General
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) C# Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Software Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Programme Planner
7 4 (6.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.92%) Programmer
8 3 (4.92%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.92%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (63.93%) .NET
2 27 (44.26%) ASP.NET
3 20 (32.79%) HTML
4 10 (16.39%) CSS
4 10 (16.39%) WCF
5 7 (11.48%) Web Services
5 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (8.20%) WPF
6 5 (8.20%) jQuery
7 3 (4.92%) XSLT
7 3 (4.92%) XML
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.28%) XSD
8 2 (3.28%) HTML5
9 1 (1.64%) CSS3
9 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.64%) XSL
9 1 (1.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
2 6 (9.84%) Windows 8
3 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.28%) UNIX
5 2 (3.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
2 11 (18.03%) Automated Testing
2 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
3 7 (11.48%) MVC
3 7 (11.48%) Project Planning
4 5 (8.20%) Integration Testing
4 5 (8.20%) Programme Management
5 4 (6.56%) Scrum
5 4 (6.56%) Resource Management
5 4 (6.56%) Software Deployment
6 3 (4.92%) ITIL
6 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.28%) TDD
7 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.28%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.64%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.64%) UML
8 1 (1.64%) RAD
8 1 (1.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) C#
2 34 (55.74%) SQL
3 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
4 13 (21.31%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.20%) Java
7 4 (6.56%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
8 1 (1.64%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.28%) MCSD
3 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.56%) XenServer
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) HP
2 4 (6.56%) Citrix
3 2 (3.28%) VMware
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco
3 2 (3.28%) NetApp
3 2 (3.28%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle