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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 53 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 214 213 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.28% 5.14% 7.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.10% 33.07% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 179 168 314
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £41,247
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1014 644 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.30% 15.53% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 868 544 833
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
(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 -3 109 £55,000 +15.78% 26
Coventry -14 29 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Solihull +7 25 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Warwickshire -15 17 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Staffordshire -7 11 £23,000 -45.88% 3
Wolverhampton - 11 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -14 5 £34,500 -23.33% 2
Shropshire -18 1 £38,000 +1.33% 2
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 334 (63.86%) Microsoft
2 246 (47.04%) .NET
3 221 (42.26%) SQL Server
4 215 (41.11%) Windows
5 201 (38.43%) C#
6 193 (36.90%) SQL
7 160 (30.59%) ASP.NET
8 152 (29.06%) SharePoint 2010
9 137 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
10 130 (24.86%) CRM
11 126 (24.09%) JavaScript
12 124 (23.71%) SharePoint 2013
13 120 (22.94%) MS Excel
14 114 (21.80%) Dynamics CRM
15 103 (19.69%) .NET Framework
15 103 (19.69%) HTML
16 88 (16.83%) CSS
17 87 (16.63%) Microsoft Certification
17 87 (16.63%) Office 365
18 86 (16.44%) SQL Server 2008
19 84 (16.06%) WCF
20 80 (15.30%) BizTalk Server
21 73 (13.96%) Business Intelligence
22 71 (13.58%) Content Management
23 70 (13.38%) MVC
23 70 (13.38%) Active Directory
24 68 (13.00%) Visual Studio
25 65 (12.43%) Migration
26 62 (11.85%) VMware
27 59 (11.28%) MS Office

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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
1 152 (29.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 124 (23.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 80 (15.30%) BizTalk Server
4 53 (10.13%) IIS
5 40 (7.65%) SharePoint Server
6 39 (7.46%) Documentum
6 39 (7.46%) MS Exchange
7 30 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (4.02%) Alfresco
9 19 (3.63%) Lync
10 7 (1.34%) FileNet
11 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.38%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.19%) DNN
14 1 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.19%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 120 (22.94%) MS Excel
2 59 (11.28%) MS Office
3 14 (2.68%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.96%) MS Project
5 4 (0.76%) SPSS
5 4 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 114 (21.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.87%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.34%) Line 500
4 6 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.57%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 87 (16.63%) Office 365
2 52 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) Yammer
3 2 (0.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.44%) SAN
2 15 (2.87%) Unified Communications
3 12 (2.29%) LAN
4 11 (2.10%) SSH
4 11 (2.10%) Firewall
5 9 (1.72%) WAN
6 8 (1.53%) DNS
7 7 (1.34%) Internet
8 6 (1.15%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.15%) DHCP
8 6 (1.15%) IP Telephony
9 5 (0.96%) Intranet
9 5 (0.96%) Wireless
10 4 (0.76%) VPN
10 4 (0.76%) FTP
10 4 (0.76%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.57%) NAS
12 2 (0.38%) MPLS
13 1 (0.19%) VLAN
13 1 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (42.26%) SQL Server
2 86 (16.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.53%) OLAP
10 6 (1.15%) PerformancePoint
11 5 (0.96%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.96%) MS Access
11 5 (0.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.76%) Big Data
13 3 (0.57%) QlikView
14 2 (0.38%) EDRMS
14 2 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.19%) BODI
Development Applications
1 68 (13.00%) Visual Studio
2 27 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (2.68%) NUnit
4 9 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (1.34%) LLBLGen Pro
5 7 (1.34%) NetAdvantage
6 3 (0.57%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.38%) MSTest
7 2 (0.38%) Subversion
8 1 (0.19%) MorphX
8 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.19%) Hudson
8 1 (0.19%) MSBuild
General
1 42 (8.03%) Finance
2 13 (2.49%) Advertising
3 10 (1.91%) Manufacturing
4 9 (1.72%) Retail
5 8 (1.53%) Marketing
6 4 (0.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.76%) Legal
7 3 (0.57%) Automotive
7 3 (0.57%) Law
7 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.38%) Back Office
8 2 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 202 (38.62%) Developer
2 78 (14.91%) SharePoint Developer
3 74 (14.15%) Analyst
4 71 (13.58%) Consultant
5 66 (12.62%) Architect
6 43 (8.22%) Senior Developer
7 42 (8.03%) .NET Developer
8 37 (7.07%) Support Analyst
9 35 (6.69%) Solutions Architect
10 33 (6.31%) SharePoint Consultant
11 31 (5.93%) SharePoint Architect
12 26 (4.97%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
13 25 (4.78%) Applications Support
14 24 (4.59%) CRM Consultant
14 24 (4.59%) Administrator
15 22 (4.21%) Support Engineer
16 21 (4.02%) Software Developer
17 18 (3.44%) Programme Manager
18 16 (3.06%) C# Developer
18 16 (3.06%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (47.04%) .NET
2 160 (30.59%) ASP.NET
3 103 (19.69%) .NET Framework
3 103 (19.69%) HTML
4 88 (16.83%) CSS
5 84 (16.06%) WCF
6 59 (11.28%) Ajax
7 50 (9.56%) jQuery
8 45 (8.60%) XML
9 44 (8.41%) Web Services
10 36 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (5.93%) WPF
11 31 (5.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 25 (4.78%) HTML5
13 19 (3.63%) COM
14 15 (2.87%) WF
14 15 (2.87%) LINQ
14 15 (2.87%) DHTML
14 15 (2.87%) XSL
15 14 (2.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.49%) Open Source
3 10 (1.91%) Clustering
3 10 (1.91%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 5 (0.96%) iSeries
6 5 (0.96%) AS400
7 4 (0.76%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.76%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.57%) Statistics
8 3 (0.57%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.57%) CMDB
8 3 (0.57%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.38%) User Experience
9 2 (0.38%) Replication
9 2 (0.38%) NHS
9 2 (0.38%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.38%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.38%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 215 (41.11%) Windows
2 50 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (5.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (4.97%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.91%) UNIX
7 8 (1.53%) Linux
8 7 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (1.34%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.15%) Android
10 5 (0.96%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.76%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.19%) AIX
13 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (24.86%) CRM
3 73 (13.96%) Business Intelligence
4 71 (13.58%) Content Management
5 70 (13.38%) MVC
6 65 (12.43%) Migration
7 59 (11.28%) ITIL
8 46 (8.80%) OO
9 42 (8.03%) Scrum
10 35 (6.69%) Project Management
11 33 (6.31%) Software Engineering
12 31 (5.93%) Waterfall
13 29 (5.54%) OOA/OOD
14 28 (5.35%) Unit Testing
15 26 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (4.40%) Workflow
16 23 (4.40%) Configuration Management
17 22 (4.21%) Document Management
17 22 (4.21%) Web Development
18 21 (4.02%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 201 (38.43%) C#
2 193 (36.90%) SQL
3 126 (24.09%) JavaScript
4 48 (9.18%) T-SQL
5 46 (8.80%) VB.NET
6 25 (4.78%) VB
7 15 (2.87%) XAML
8 14 (2.68%) VBA
9 13 (2.49%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.10%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.10%) Java
11 7 (1.34%) VB6
12 6 (1.15%) C
13 4 (0.76%) PHP
14 3 (0.57%) X++
15 2 (0.38%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.38%) Python
16 1 (0.19%) C++
16 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (16.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (9.18%) Security Cleared
3 45 (8.60%) Degree
3 45 (8.60%) MCTS
4 43 (8.22%) MCSD
5 37 (7.07%) SC Cleared
6 35 (6.69%) MCP
7 30 (5.74%) MCAD
8 17 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (2.87%) MCSE
10 12 (2.29%) VCP4
11 9 (1.72%) MCITP
12 7 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.96%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.76%) MCSA
15 3 (0.57%) MCPD
15 3 (0.57%) CCA
15 3 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
16 2 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.34%) QA
2 5 (0.96%) SLA
3 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (13.38%) Active Directory
2 52 (9.94%) Hyper-V
3 40 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.72%) vSphere
5 8 (1.53%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.76%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.38%) XenApp
8 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.19%) IAG
Systems Management
1 10 (1.91%) SCCM
2 5 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.57%) SCOM
4 2 (0.38%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.38%) Windows Intune
4 2 (0.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.19%) Plesk
5 1 (0.19%) Puppet
5 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 334 (63.86%) Microsoft
2 62 (11.85%) VMware
3 50 (9.56%) Oracle
4 41 (7.84%) IBM
5 39 (7.46%) Cisco
6 35 (6.69%) Citrix
7 28 (5.35%) EMC
8 24 (4.59%) SAP
9 23 (4.40%) Open Text
9 23 (4.40%) Informatica
10 17 (3.25%) Teradata
11 16 (3.06%) HP
12 9 (1.72%) Remedy
12 9 (1.72%) Symantec
12 9 (1.72%) Adobe
13 7 (1.34%) Avaya
13 7 (1.34%) Sage
13 7 (1.34%) Stellent
13 7 (1.34%) Infragistics
14 6 (1.15%) NetApp
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