The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 188 183 162
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 17 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.32% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.78% 1.89% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 37
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £54,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SharePoint Server
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
957 740 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.42% 16.73% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 859 612 866
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SharePoint Server Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint Server
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint Server across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SharePoint Server Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SharePoint Server
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Birmingham -15 7 £55,000 +4.76%
Staffordshire +8 3 £45,000 -
Coventry - 1 £33,500 -
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 45 (95.74%) SharePoint
2 40 (85.11%) Microsoft
3 36 (76.60%) MS Office
4 35 (74.47%) Windows
5 34 (72.34%) C#
5 34 (72.34%) .NET
6 30 (63.83%) ASP.NET
7 27 (57.45%) VB.NET
8 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
9 21 (44.68%) MS Excel
10 19 (40.43%) CRM
10 19 (40.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
11 18 (38.30%) Visual Studio
12 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
12 14 (29.79%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (29.79%) SQL
13 13 (27.66%) HTML
13 13 (27.66%) ADO.NET
13 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (27.66%) WPF
13 13 (27.66%) WF
13 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
13 13 (27.66%) Dynamics CRM
13 13 (27.66%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 12 (25.53%) MCTS
14 12 (25.53%) LINQ
14 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (25.53%) XML
14 12 (25.53%) Workflow

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (95.74%) SharePoint
2 19 (40.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (29.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (14.89%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.26%) IIS
6 1 (2.13%) Lync
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (76.60%) MS Office
2 21 (44.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (14.89%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) SAN
1 2 (4.26%) DHCP
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.77%) EDRMS
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.38%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (14.89%) LLBLGen Pro
3 7 (14.89%) NetAdvantage
General
1 6 (12.77%) Back Office
2 4 (8.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) SharePoint Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Software Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Architect
5 8 (17.02%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (14.89%) SharePoint Architect
7 6 (12.77%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 6 (12.77%) Senior Architect
7 6 (12.77%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 6 (12.77%) Senior SharePoint Architect
8 5 (10.64%) C# Programmer
8 5 (10.64%) Software Programmer
8 5 (10.64%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) .NET Programmer
8 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Programmer
8 5 (10.64%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) .NET
2 30 (63.83%) ASP.NET
3 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
4 13 (27.66%) HTML
4 13 (27.66%) ADO.NET
4 13 (27.66%) WPF
4 13 (27.66%) WF
4 13 (27.66%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 12 (25.53%) LINQ
5 12 (25.53%) XML
5 12 (25.53%) WinForms
6 8 (17.02%) Silverlight
7 6 (12.77%) CSS
7 6 (12.77%) Ajax
8 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (2.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Taxonomies
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (74.47%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Android
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) CRM
2 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
3 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (25.53%) Workflow
4 6 (12.77%) Migration
4 6 (12.77%) SOA
4 6 (12.77%) TOGAF
4 6 (12.77%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (12.77%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (12.77%) Metadata Management
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) Scrum
5 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.38%) Web Development
6 3 (6.38%) MVC
7 1 (2.13%) Content Management
7 1 (2.13%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) C#
2 27 (57.45%) VB.NET
3 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
4 14 (29.79%) SQL
5 7 (14.89%) VB6
5 7 (14.89%) VB
5 7 (14.89%) VBA
6 4 (8.51%) Java
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (25.53%) MCTS
3 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
1 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
1 1 (2.13%) SCDPM
1 1 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 40 (85.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) EMC
3 7 (14.89%) Sage
3 7 (14.89%) Infragistics
4 6 (12.77%) Open Text
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) NetApp
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco