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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Foundation (WSS 4.0)
Rank 860 846 830
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Foundation 18 47 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.046% 0.050%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.080% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 42
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%

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
22421 21646 22636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.18% 21.10% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19063 17725 19572
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 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
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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 -29 18 £72,500 +45.00% 2
London -4 16 £72,500 +31.81% 1
City of London +6 3 £60,000 +4.34%
Staines +22 2 - -
Surrey -4 2 - -
South East -25 2 - -

SharePoint Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 25 (86.21%) SharePoint Server
3 19 (65.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (55.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 16 (55.17%) Windows
5 14 (48.28%) MS Office
6 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
6 12 (41.38%) C#
6 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
6 12 (41.38%) .NET
6 12 (41.38%) Ajax
6 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio Team System
6 12 (41.38%) WCF
6 12 (41.38%) WPF
6 12 (41.38%) WF
6 12 (41.38%) Silverlight
7 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
8 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (27.59%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
9 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
9 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (24.14%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) IIS
11 6 (20.69%) ETL
11 6 (20.69%) Tableau

SharePoint Foundation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 25 (86.21%) SharePoint Server
3 19 (65.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (27.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (20.69%) IIS
6 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) MS Office
2 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.90%) InfoPath
4 1 (3.45%) MS Project
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) VLAN
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.90%) OLAP
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (6.90%) MSBuild
2 2 (6.90%) NUnit
2 2 (6.90%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Architect
2 12 (41.38%) SharePoint Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) Ajax
2 12 (41.38%) WCF
2 12 (41.38%) WPF
2 12 (41.38%) WF
2 12 (41.38%) Silverlight
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.34%) CSS
3 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) ETL
3 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.90%) MSF
3 2 (6.90%) UML
3 2 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (6.90%) OO
3 2 (6.90%) RUP
3 2 (6.90%) SOA
3 2 (6.90%) Unified Process
3 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C#
1 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
2 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Tableau
3 2 (6.90%) ION Trading
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Dell
4 1 (3.45%) Veeam
4 1 (3.45%) Kaseya
4 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
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