The first table below looks at the demand 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 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Foundation (WSS 4.0)
Rank 908 845 896
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +51
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Foundation 7 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.022% 0.007%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.028% 0.11% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 7
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +8.69%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24824 21989 24066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.10% 20.20% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20538 18550 20658
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 July 2014 within the UK.

SharePoint Foundation Salary Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Foundation
Top 6 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 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
England -40 7 £75,000 +36.36% 7
London -44 4 £75,000 +36.36% 1
East of England -15 2 £55,000 -10.20% 2
Norwich - 1 £55,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £55,000 - 1

SharePoint Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (70.00%) WCF
2 7 (70.00%) InfoPath
2 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (50.00%) MSBuild
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (50.00%) WF
4 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) MSF
4 5 (50.00%) IIS
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (50.00%) Windows

SharePoint Foundation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) Lync
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) InfoPath
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (50.00%) NUnit
2 5 (50.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Architect
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) WCF
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) WPF
2 5 (50.00%) WF
2 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 5 (50.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 5 (50.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (50.00%) MSF
1 5 (50.00%) UML
1 5 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) RUP
1 5 (50.00%) SOA
1 5 (50.00%) Unified Process
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Document Management
2 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Nintex
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
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Birmingham
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Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
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