The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Foundation skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Foundation 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 Foundation (WSS 4.0)
Rank 894 833 881
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +48
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Foundation 8 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.040% 0.017%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.034% 0.20% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 8 39 17
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23785 21566 23787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.21% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19364 18338 20342
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SharePoint Foundation
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SharePoint Foundation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint Foundation
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint Foundation within the UK.

SharePoint Foundation Salary Trend in the UK

SharePoint Foundation
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint Foundation over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

SharePoint Foundation Salary Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Foundation
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Foundation within the UK 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
England -43 8 £65,000 +18.18% 2
London -45 5 £75,000 +36.36% 1
East of England -28 2 £55,000 -10.20%
Leeds - 1 £41,000 -
Norwich - 1 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £41,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £41,000 -

SharePoint Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SharePoint Foundation 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 Foundation.

1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (80.00%) InfoPath
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) OO
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) NUnit
5 6 (60.00%) CruiseControl
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (60.00%) Ajax
5 6 (60.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (60.00%) MSF
5 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (60.00%) MSBuild
5 6 (60.00%) WPF
5 6 (60.00%) WF
5 6 (60.00%) Silverlight
5 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (60.00%) RUP

SharePoint Foundation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SharePoint Foundation 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 Foundation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (70.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (60.00%) IIS
4 6 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) InfoPath
2 6 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (60.00%) NUnit
2 6 (60.00%) CruiseControl
2 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (60.00%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint Architect
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) WPF
3 6 (60.00%) WF
3 6 (60.00%) Silverlight
3 6 (60.00%) ADO.NET
3 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 6 (60.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) MDX
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) MSF
2 6 (60.00%) RUP
2 6 (60.00%) SOA
2 6 (60.00%) UML
2 6 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (60.00%) Unified Process
3 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Nintex
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