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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 79 67 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 1 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.15% 2.57% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.60% 10.73% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 8
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
Hampshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
168 205 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.60% 23.98% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 145 192 180
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Southampton

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
2 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) IronPort
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) FCoE
2 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) Extranet
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) QA Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Designer
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Database Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Validation
1 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 3 (33.33%) System Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Data Management
1 3 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
1 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Coaching
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) IronPort
4 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Intel
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Nokia
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Websense