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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Foundation (WSS 4.0)
Rank 870 930 880
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -50
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Foundation 20 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.002% 0.021%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.087% 0.012% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 17
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%

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
22879 25152 23518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.68% 20.95% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18950 20709 19834
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

SharePoint Foundation Salary Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Foundation
Top 7 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 24 April 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
England +30 20 £60,000 +41.17%
South East - 15 £60,000 -
Surrey - 14 - -
Staines - 14 - -
London - 5 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -

SharePoint Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 24 (61.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 22 (56.41%) SharePoint Server
4 20 (51.28%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 19 (48.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (48.72%) Windows
6 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (43.59%) Office 365
7 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
7 14 (35.90%) MS Office
8 13 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 13 (33.33%) C#
8 13 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 13 (33.33%) .NET
8 13 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
8 13 (33.33%) WCF
8 13 (33.33%) WPF
8 13 (33.33%) WF
8 13 (33.33%) Silverlight
8 13 (33.33%) Ajax
9 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
10 9 (23.08%) IIS
11 6 (15.38%) SQL
11 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
11 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (10.26%) HTML
13 4 (10.26%) JavaScript

SharePoint Foundation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 24 (61.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 22 (56.41%) SharePoint Server
4 19 (48.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (23.08%) IIS
6 3 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.69%) InfoPath
4 1 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (43.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 13 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (7.69%) MSBuild
2 3 (7.69%) NUnit
2 3 (7.69%) CruiseControl
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Architect
2 17 (43.59%) Technical Architect
3 13 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 13 (33.33%) Ajax
2 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 13 (33.33%) WCF
2 13 (33.33%) WPF
2 13 (33.33%) WF
2 13 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 4 (10.26%) ADO.NET
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.26%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.69%) UML
1 3 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (7.69%) OO
1 3 (7.69%) RUP
1 3 (7.69%) SOA
1 3 (7.69%) Unified Process
1 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (7.69%) MSF
2 2 (5.13%) ETL
2 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.56%) Workflow
3 1 (2.56%) Content Management
3 1 (2.56%) Information Management
3 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) C#
1 13 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Tableau