The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 48 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 24 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.61% 2.98% 2.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.95% 11.00% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 10
Average salary £50,000 £56,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
Hertfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
172 100 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.01% 27.10% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 118 59 53
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Watford

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Watford region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Watford

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 43 (87.76%) Microsoft
2 30 (61.22%) Windows
3 28 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
5 19 (38.78%) Hyper-V
6 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (32.65%) Lync
8 15 (30.61%) SQL
9 13 (26.53%) MCITP
10 12 (24.49%) MCSE
10 12 (24.49%) CSS
11 11 (22.45%) MCSA
11 11 (22.45%) .NET
11 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
11 11 (22.45%) Project Management
11 11 (22.45%) PKI
12 10 (20.41%) Risk Analysis
13 9 (18.37%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (18.37%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (18.37%) Citrix
13 9 (18.37%) SAN
13 9 (18.37%) HTML
13 9 (18.37%) MCP
13 9 (18.37%) Security Testing
13 9 (18.37%) Security Architecture
13 9 (18.37%) Database Security
14 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (14.29%) Office 365

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 16 (32.65%) Lync
2 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
3 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.12%) IIS
6 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.04%) Moodle
8 1 (2.04%) SugarCRM
8 1 (2.04%) Apache
8 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.04%) Content Management Server
8 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP FI
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.04%) SalesLogix
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Office 365
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) SAN
2 7 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (8.16%) Intranet
4 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 3 (6.12%) WAN
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
4 3 (6.12%) NAS
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) HTTP
6 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.04%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) Wireless
6 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.04%) Advertising
1 1 (2.04%) Publishing
1 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Security Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Security Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) IT Security Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Junior
6 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Architect
6 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) CSS
2 11 (22.45%) .NET
3 9 (18.37%) HTML
4 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.12%) COM
4 3 (6.12%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) XML
5 1 (2.04%) XSL
5 1 (2.04%) Ajax
5 1 (2.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (2.04%) WCF
5 1 (2.04%) jQuery
5 1 (2.04%) SAP PI
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) PKI
2 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) EPoS
4 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.04%) GIS
4 1 (2.04%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.04%) VLE
4 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.04%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) SUSE
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Project Management
2 10 (20.41%) Risk Analysis
3 9 (18.37%) Security Testing
3 9 (18.37%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (18.37%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (18.37%) Security Architecture
3 9 (18.37%) Database Security
4 5 (10.20%) Analytics
5 4 (8.16%) Network Design
5 4 (8.16%) Network Architecture
5 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.12%) CRM
6 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Test Management
6 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.12%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) PHP
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VBScript
5 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.04%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.53%) MCITP
3 12 (24.49%) MCSE
4 11 (22.45%) MCSA
5 9 (18.37%) MCP
6 7 (14.29%) MCTS
7 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (10.20%) CCNA
9 3 (6.12%) ISEB
9 3 (6.12%) CCNP
9 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (2.04%) Degree
10 1 (2.04%) NCDA
10 1 (2.04%) CCA
10 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
1 19 (38.78%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.12%) XenApp
3 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) XenServer
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.04%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) SCCM
1 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 43 (87.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Citrix
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) SAP
6 3 (6.12%) Apple
7 2 (4.08%) HP
7 2 (4.08%) NetApp
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.04%) Nintex
8 1 (2.04%) EMC
8 1 (2.04%) Avaya
8 1 (2.04%) CommVault
8 1 (2.04%) Siebel
8 1 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) Sage
8 1 (2.04%) Quark
8 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
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