The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 43 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 267 232 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.80% 4.32% 5.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.38% 23.75% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 227 207 242
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,710 £32,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
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
1012 977 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.18% 18.19% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 854 861 798
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,453 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SharePoint
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +6 114 £46,500 -7.00% 14
Staffordshire +8 38 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Coventry -10 30 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Warwickshire -3 26 £27,850 -30.37%
Solihull +3 15 £40,000 +9.58% 2
Wolverhampton - 15 £45,000 - 2
Worcestershire -13 8 £30,000 -20.00%
Herefordshire -6 6 £36,465 -2.76%
Shropshire -1 2 £27,500 -21.42%
West Bromwich +1 1 £30,000 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 374 (66.91%) Microsoft
2 257 (45.97%) SQL Server
3 255 (45.62%) .NET
4 230 (41.14%) C#
5 193 (34.53%) Windows
6 187 (33.45%) SQL
7 180 (32.20%) MS Excel
8 141 (25.22%) ASP.NET
9 131 (23.43%) CRM
10 127 (22.72%) JavaScript
11 122 (21.82%) HTML
12 111 (19.86%) Dynamics CRM
13 98 (17.53%) Degree
14 97 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
15 96 (17.17%) CSS
16 95 (16.99%) MS Office
17 86 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 82 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
19 80 (14.31%) XML
20 76 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
20 76 (13.60%) SharePoint 2010
21 73 (13.06%) VMware
22 68 (12.16%) Web Services
22 68 (12.16%) SharePoint Server
23 66 (11.81%) .NET Framework
24 62 (11.09%) WCF
24 62 (11.09%) Visual Studio
25 60 (10.73%) jQuery
25 60 (10.73%) SharePoint 2013
26 58 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 76 (13.60%) SharePoint 2010
2 68 (12.16%) SharePoint Server
3 60 (10.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 54 (9.66%) BizTalk Server
5 49 (8.77%) MS Exchange
6 33 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (4.83%) Lync
8 23 (4.11%) IIS
9 19 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (1.61%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.43%) Documentum
11 8 (1.43%) Apache
12 7 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (1.25%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (0.72%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.72%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.72%) Sitefinity
14 3 (0.54%) WordPress
14 3 (0.54%) Moodle
15 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 180 (32.20%) MS Excel
2 95 (16.99%) MS Office
3 15 (2.68%) MS Project
4 9 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.43%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 111 (19.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (3.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 17 (3.04%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (2.33%) Maximo
4 13 (2.33%) Cognos TM1
5 8 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (1.25%) Summit
6 7 (1.25%) Line 500
7 3 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.54%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 57 (10.20%) Office 365
2 12 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.89%) SaaS
4 3 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.19%) SAN
2 23 (4.11%) Firewall
3 18 (3.22%) Internet
4 17 (3.04%) LAN
5 14 (2.50%) NAS
6 13 (2.33%) WAN
6 13 (2.33%) SSH
7 12 (2.15%) FTP
8 10 (1.79%) IP Telephony
8 10 (1.79%) Intranet
8 10 (1.79%) Unified Communications
9 9 (1.61%) DNS
9 9 (1.61%) Network Security
10 8 (1.43%) Wireless
11 7 (1.25%) ATM
12 5 (0.89%) DHCP
12 5 (0.89%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.72%) Extranet
13 4 (0.72%) VPN
13 4 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (45.97%) SQL Server
2 86 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 54 (9.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (5.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (3.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 20 (3.58%) OLAP
10 18 (3.22%) PerformancePoint
11 16 (2.86%) MS Access
12 14 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 14 (2.50%) EDRMS
13 13 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (2.33%) Cognos Powerplay
14 11 (1.97%) Cognos Impromptu
14 11 (1.97%) DataStage
15 10 (1.79%) MySQL
16 8 (1.43%) Oracle OLAP
16 8 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 62 (11.09%) Visual Studio
2 39 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (1.07%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.07%) ReSharper
5 3 (0.54%) LLBLGen Pro
5 3 (0.54%) MSI
5 3 (0.54%) NetAdvantage
6 2 (0.36%) MorphX
6 2 (0.36%) Hudson
General
1 58 (10.38%) Finance
2 26 (4.65%) Advertising
3 25 (4.47%) Legal
4 24 (4.29%) Back Office
5 16 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.68%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.15%) Automotive
8 9 (1.61%) Retail
9 8 (1.43%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.89%) Marketing
12 4 (0.72%) Billing
13 3 (0.54%) Publishing
14 2 (0.36%) Law
15 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 276 (49.37%) Developer
2 83 (14.85%) .NET Developer
3 81 (14.49%) Analyst
4 57 (10.20%) SharePoint Developer
5 52 (9.30%) Architect
6 45 (8.05%) Support Analyst
7 42 (7.51%) Consultant
8 41 (7.33%) C# Developer
9 36 (6.44%) Applications Support
10 35 (6.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 34 (6.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 33 (5.90%) Solutions Architect
13 32 (5.72%) Software Developer
14 31 (5.55%) CRM Developer
15 30 (5.37%) ASP.NET Developer
15 30 (5.37%) Senior Developer
16 29 (5.19%) SharePoint Architect
17 24 (4.29%) SQL Developer
18 22 (3.94%) Applications Support Analyst
19 21 (3.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (45.62%) .NET
2 141 (25.22%) ASP.NET
3 122 (21.82%) HTML
4 96 (17.17%) CSS
5 80 (14.31%) XML
6 68 (12.16%) Web Services
7 66 (11.81%) .NET Framework
8 62 (11.09%) WCF
9 60 (10.73%) jQuery
10 48 (8.59%) WPF
11 44 (7.87%) Ajax
12 37 (6.62%) LINQ
13 33 (5.90%) Silverlight
14 29 (5.19%) HTML5
15 24 (4.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 17 (3.04%) WinForms
17 16 (2.86%) WF
18 14 (2.50%) SOAP
18 14 (2.50%) COM
18 14 (2.50%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 15 (2.68%) Clustering
4 14 (2.50%) Taxonomies
5 12 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.97%) Data Structures
6 11 (1.97%) Learning Management System
7 10 (1.79%) CMDB
8 9 (1.61%) E-Learning
9 5 (0.89%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.72%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.54%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.54%) iPhone
11 3 (0.54%) Open Source
12 2 (0.36%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.36%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.18%) User Experience
13 1 (0.18%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 193 (34.53%) Windows
2 47 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (7.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (3.58%) Android
4 20 (3.58%) Linux
5 17 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (3.04%) Windows 8
6 14 (2.50%) Windows 7
7 12 (2.15%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.72%) Windows Vista
8 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.72%) UNIX
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (23.43%) CRM
2 97 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
4 57 (10.20%) Migration
5 52 (9.30%) ETL
6 46 (8.23%) ITIL
7 45 (8.05%) MVC
7 45 (8.05%) Web Development
8 40 (7.16%) Unit Testing
9 31 (5.55%) Software Engineering
10 30 (5.37%) Workflow
11 28 (5.01%) OO
12 27 (4.83%) SOA
12 27 (4.83%) Scrum
12 27 (4.83%) Waterfall
13 26 (4.65%) OOP
14 25 (4.47%) Mentoring
15 24 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (4.11%) Project Management
16 23 (4.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 230 (41.14%) C#
2 187 (33.45%) SQL
3 127 (22.72%) JavaScript
4 54 (9.66%) VB.NET
5 34 (6.08%) VB
6 30 (5.37%) T-SQL
7 20 (3.58%) VBA
8 16 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 14 (2.50%) PHP
10 13 (2.33%) XAML
11 9 (1.61%) Java
12 8 (1.43%) Perl
12 8 (1.43%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.25%) VB6
14 6 (1.07%) C++
15 5 (0.89%) Delphi
15 5 (0.89%) Python
15 5 (0.89%) X++
16 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 98 (17.53%) Degree
2 82 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 28 (5.01%) MCSE
5 27 (4.83%) SC Cleared
6 23 (4.11%) MCITP
7 21 (3.76%) MCTS
8 20 (3.58%) MCSD
9 14 (2.50%) MCAD
10 12 (2.15%) MCP
11 10 (1.79%) ISEB
11 10 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.07%) MCSA
14 3 (0.54%) CCNP
15 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (0.36%) HND
15 2 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 1 (0.18%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.94%) SLA
2 16 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (8.23%) Active Directory
2 37 (6.62%) Hyper-V
2 37 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.22%) VMware ESX
4 17 (3.04%) vSphere
5 9 (1.61%) XenApp
6 3 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.54%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.18%) IAG
Systems Management
1 28 (5.01%) SCCM
2 23 (4.11%) SCOM
3 11 (1.97%) SCDPM
4 7 (1.25%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (0.89%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.72%) Windows Intune
7 3 (0.54%) WSUS
8 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.18%) Nagios
8 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 374 (66.91%) Microsoft
2 73 (13.06%) VMware
3 56 (10.02%) Citrix
4 40 (7.16%) Cisco
5 25 (4.47%) Cognos
6 21 (3.76%) EMC
6 21 (3.76%) SAP
7 20 (3.58%) Open Text
8 19 (3.40%) HP
9 14 (2.50%) Oracle
10 12 (2.15%) Remedy
11 10 (1.79%) IBM
11 10 (1.79%) Business Objects
12 9 (1.61%) Lotus
13 8 (1.43%) DevExpress
13 8 (1.43%) Netezza
13 8 (1.43%) BMC
14 7 (1.25%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.25%) Sage
14 7 (1.25%) Kaseya
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