The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley 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 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 14.29% 2.27% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 60.00% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £77,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 23.81% 13.64% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £55,000 £77,500 £76,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £55,500 £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £95,250 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SharePoint
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) UAG
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) SAML
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (66.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft