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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 185 204 164
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -40
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 33 7 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.13% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.99% 0.71% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 26
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1102 982 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.91% 17.66% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 930 849 847
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
Birmingham +17 17 £61,250 +28.94% 2
Staffordshire +2 11 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Coventry - 4 £40,000 -
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 57 (93.44%) SharePoint
2 52 (85.25%) Microsoft
3 42 (68.85%) Windows
4 34 (55.74%) MS Excel
5 33 (54.10%) SQL Server
6 22 (36.07%) CRM
6 22 (36.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
8 18 (29.51%) .NET
8 18 (29.51%) VMware
9 17 (27.87%) SQL
9 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
9 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
9 17 (27.87%) SCCM
9 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
9 17 (27.87%) Hyper-V
10 15 (24.59%) MS Office
10 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
11 14 (22.95%) Visual Studio
11 14 (22.95%) XML
11 14 (22.95%) HTML
11 14 (22.95%) Citrix
11 14 (22.95%) Workflow
12 13 (21.31%) C#
12 13 (21.31%) VB.NET
12 13 (21.31%) SCOM
12 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (19.67%) MCSE
13 12 (19.67%) EMC
13 12 (19.67%) Open Text

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 57 (93.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (8.20%) Lync
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.28%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 34 (55.74%) MS Excel
2 15 (24.59%) MS Office
3 5 (8.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (9.84%) Line 500
3 2 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) SAN
2 5 (8.20%) Unified Communications
2 5 (8.20%) Firewall
3 4 (6.56%) Wireless
3 4 (6.56%) VPN
3 4 (6.56%) LAN
3 4 (6.56%) NAS
4 2 (3.28%) DHCP
4 2 (3.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (54.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) EDRMS
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.56%) OLAP
5 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.56%) Data Mining
5 4 (6.56%) QlikView
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.28%) NetAdvantage
3 2 (3.28%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 10 (16.39%) Back Office
2 4 (6.56%) Billing
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Solutions Architect
2 14 (22.95%) Architect
3 11 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.39%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.39%) Senior SharePoint Architect
4 10 (16.39%) SharePoint Architect
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Specialist
6 5 (8.20%) C# Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) .NET
2 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
3 14 (22.95%) XML
3 14 (22.95%) HTML
4 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
4 8 (13.11%) Ajax
4 8 (13.11%) CSS
5 7 (11.48%) WPF
5 7 (11.48%) WF
5 7 (11.48%) LINQ
5 7 (11.48%) WinForms
6 5 (8.20%) REST
6 5 (8.20%) SOAP
6 5 (8.20%) XSLT
6 5 (8.20%) jQuery
6 5 (8.20%) JSON
7 4 (6.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 4 (6.56%) Application Packaging
7 4 (6.56%) MDX
7 4 (6.56%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Taxonomies
2 4 (6.56%) Clustering
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.39%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.84%) Windows 8
5 4 (6.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) CRM
2 14 (22.95%) Workflow
3 10 (16.39%) TOGAF
3 10 (16.39%) Systems Analysis
3 10 (16.39%) Migration
3 10 (16.39%) Knowledge Management
3 10 (16.39%) SOA
3 10 (16.39%) Metadata Management
4 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.48%) ITIL
7 4 (6.56%) Multidimensional Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) ETL
8 2 (3.28%) Security Management
8 2 (3.28%) Change Management
8 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.28%) Change Control
8 2 (3.28%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
2 17 (27.87%) SQL
3 13 (21.31%) C#
3 13 (21.31%) VB.NET
4 9 (14.75%) VB
5 6 (9.84%) VBA
6 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.28%) VB6
7 2 (3.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
3 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
4 12 (19.67%) MCSE
5 4 (6.56%) MCTS
5 4 (6.56%) Degree
5 4 (6.56%) MCP
5 4 (6.56%) MCSA
6 3 (4.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
1 17 (27.87%) Hyper-V
2 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (27.87%) SCCM
2 13 (21.31%) SCOM
3 5 (8.20%) SCDPM
3 5 (8.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (8.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 52 (85.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.51%) VMware
3 14 (22.95%) Citrix
4 12 (19.67%) EMC
4 12 (19.67%) Open Text
5 6 (9.84%) Sage
6 4 (6.56%) Cisco
6 4 (6.56%) Apple
6 4 (6.56%) Logi Analytics
7 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.28%) Infragistics
8 2 (3.28%) Symantec
8 2 (3.28%) IBM
8 2 (3.28%) i2
8 2 (3.28%) Unisys
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle
8 2 (3.28%) Isilon
8 2 (3.28%) Spiceworks
8 2 (3.28%) Nimsoft
9 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
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