The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 305 257 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.80% 4.63% 6.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.67% 25.60% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 253 214 270
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1064 1004 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.22% 18.08% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 900 849 842
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SharePoint
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +19 140 £41,500 -7.77% 22
Coventry -8 36 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Warwickshire +26 28 £37,000 +2.06% 3
Staffordshire -14 21 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Worcestershire +5 18 £28,000 -22.75% 2
Solihull 0 18 £45,000 +21.62% 2
West Bromwich +5 14 £28,500 +0.41%
Herefordshire +1 5 £36,465 -2.76%
Shropshire -12 4 £27,250 -22.14%
Wolverhampton - 3 £32,000 -
Walsall - 1 £25,000 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 286 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 221 (43.59%) SQL Server
3 220 (43.39%) .NET
4 205 (40.43%) C#
5 179 (35.31%) SQL
6 155 (30.57%) MS Excel
7 136 (26.82%) HTML
8 130 (25.64%) Windows
9 116 (22.88%) ASP.NET
10 113 (22.29%) JavaScript
11 103 (20.32%) CSS
12 99 (19.53%) CRM
13 94 (18.54%) Degree
14 84 (16.57%) Dynamics CRM
15 79 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 75 (14.79%) MS Office
17 73 (14.40%) XML
18 69 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
19 63 (12.43%) Finance
20 61 (12.03%) Microsoft Certification
20 61 (12.03%) SharePoint 2010
21 57 (11.24%) Web Services
22 54 (10.65%) Active Directory
23 53 (10.45%) Visual Studio
23 53 (10.45%) ITIL
23 53 (10.45%) WCF
24 52 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 52 (10.26%) jQuery
25 49 (9.66%) SharePoint Server
26 46 (9.07%) SharePoint 2013

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 61 (12.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 49 (9.66%) SharePoint Server
3 46 (9.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 39 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 34 (6.71%) BizTalk Server
6 30 (5.92%) Lync
7 15 (2.96%) IIS
8 14 (2.76%) Apache
8 14 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (1.97%) Moodle
10 10 (1.97%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.58%) Lotus Domino
11 8 (1.58%) Documentum
12 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.59%) FileNet
Applications
1 155 (30.57%) MS Excel
2 75 (14.79%) MS Office
3 17 (3.35%) InfoPath
4 12 (2.37%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.17%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 84 (16.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (3.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 20 (3.94%) Cognos TM1
3 13 (2.56%) Maximo
4 11 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (1.18%) Line 500
7 4 (0.79%) Remedy AR System
7 4 (0.79%) Summit
8 1 (0.20%) Tridion
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.88%) Office 365
2 7 (1.38%) SaaS
3 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.93%) SAN
2 18 (3.55%) Internet
3 17 (3.35%) Extranet
4 16 (3.16%) Firewall
5 15 (2.96%) Unified Communications
6 14 (2.76%) DNS
7 13 (2.56%) Intranet
8 12 (2.37%) SSL
8 12 (2.37%) FTP
9 11 (2.17%) HTTP
10 10 (1.97%) SSH
10 10 (1.97%) VLAN
10 10 (1.97%) NAS
11 9 (1.78%) LAN
12 7 (1.38%) Wireless
12 7 (1.38%) Network Security
13 5 (0.99%) VPN
13 5 (0.99%) WAN
14 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
14 4 (0.79%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 79 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (8.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (7.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 31 (6.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (3.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 16 (3.16%) MySQL
10 15 (2.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 15 (2.96%) OLAP
11 13 (2.56%) MS Access
11 13 (2.56%) Cognos Powerplay
12 11 (2.17%) Cognos Impromptu
12 11 (2.17%) DataStage
13 9 (1.78%) PerformancePoint
14 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (1.38%) EDRMS
16 6 (1.18%) RavenDB
17 5 (0.99%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 53 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 38 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.18%) ReSharper
3 6 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.59%) Toad
4 3 (0.59%) MSI
5 2 (0.39%) NetAdvantage
5 2 (0.39%) LLBLGen Pro
6 1 (0.20%) Xcode
6 1 (0.20%) Hudson
General
1 63 (12.43%) Finance
2 23 (4.54%) Advertising
3 22 (4.34%) Legal
4 21 (4.14%) Back Office
5 14 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.37%) Publishing
7 9 (1.78%) Automotive
8 8 (1.58%) Aerospace
8 8 (1.58%) Retail
8 8 (1.58%) Marketing
9 7 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.79%) Billing
11 2 (0.39%) Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 249 (49.11%) Developer
2 86 (16.96%) .NET Developer
3 70 (13.81%) Analyst
4 58 (11.44%) Consultant
5 56 (11.05%) C# Developer
6 52 (10.26%) SharePoint Developer
7 44 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (6.31%) Support Analyst
9 31 (6.11%) Architect
9 31 (6.11%) ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (5.92%) Applications Support
11 25 (4.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 24 (4.73%) Senior Developer
12 24 (4.73%) CRM Developer
13 23 (4.54%) Software Developer
14 21 (4.14%) SQL Developer
15 20 (3.94%) Support Engineer
15 20 (3.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (3.75%) Junior
16 19 (3.75%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (43.39%) .NET
2 136 (26.82%) HTML
3 116 (22.88%) ASP.NET
4 103 (20.32%) CSS
5 73 (14.40%) XML
6 57 (11.24%) Web Services
7 53 (10.45%) WCF
8 52 (10.26%) jQuery
9 45 (8.88%) .NET Framework
10 39 (7.69%) Silverlight
11 36 (7.10%) LINQ
11 36 (7.10%) WPF
12 29 (5.72%) HTML5
13 20 (3.94%) Ajax
14 18 (3.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 18 (3.55%) CSS3
15 14 (2.76%) SOAP
16 10 (1.97%) LAMP
16 10 (1.97%) WinForms
16 10 (1.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.52%) Computer Science
2 15 (2.96%) Clustering
3 12 (2.37%) CMDB
3 12 (2.37%) Learning Management System
4 10 (1.97%) Open Source
4 10 (1.97%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.78%) Blackberry
5 9 (1.78%) E-Learning
6 7 (1.38%) VLE
6 7 (1.38%) Taxonomies
7 4 (0.79%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.79%) iPhone
7 4 (0.79%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.59%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.59%) Wiki
9 2 (0.39%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.20%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.20%) GIS
10 1 (0.20%) Economics
10 1 (0.20%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 130 (25.64%) Windows
2 31 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (4.34%) Windows 8
5 21 (4.14%) Android
6 16 (3.16%) Linux
7 14 (2.76%) Apple iOS
8 13 (2.56%) Windows 7
9 11 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.18%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.39%) UNIX
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (19.53%) CRM
2 69 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (10.45%) ITIL
4 45 (8.88%) ETL
5 43 (8.48%) Migration
6 42 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (7.69%) Web Development
8 35 (6.90%) MVC
9 31 (6.11%) Unit Testing
10 26 (5.13%) Project Management
11 24 (4.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (4.73%) Change Control
12 23 (4.54%) ERP
13 22 (4.34%) SOA
13 22 (4.34%) Workflow
14 21 (4.14%) Software Engineering
15 18 (3.55%) PRINCE2
16 17 (3.35%) OOP
16 17 (3.35%) Scrum
16 17 (3.35%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 205 (40.43%) C#
2 179 (35.31%) SQL
3 113 (22.29%) JavaScript
4 39 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 31 (6.11%) VB
6 21 (4.14%) VBA
7 20 (3.94%) PHP
7 20 (3.94%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.76%) Perl
9 11 (2.17%) Java
10 10 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.58%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.18%) VB6
13 5 (0.99%) XAML
13 5 (0.99%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.79%) C++
14 4 (0.79%) Delphi
14 4 (0.79%) Python
15 2 (0.39%) XQuery
15 2 (0.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 94 (18.54%) Degree
2 61 (12.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (4.93%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.73%) MCITP
5 23 (4.54%) MCSE
6 19 (3.75%) SC Cleared
7 13 (2.56%) MCTS
8 10 (1.97%) ISEB
9 8 (1.58%) MCP
10 6 (1.18%) MCSD
10 6 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.79%) MCAD
12 3 (0.59%) MCSA
12 3 (0.59%) CCNP
12 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.39%) CCNA
13 2 (0.39%) HND
13 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.94%) QA
2 17 (3.35%) SLA
3 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.39%) P3O
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (10.65%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.93%) Hyper-V
3 24 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.76%) Forefront TMG
5 11 (2.17%) vSphere
6 7 (1.38%) Shibboleth
6 7 (1.38%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.99%) XenApp
8 4 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.79%) UAG
9 3 (0.59%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.20%) XenServer
11 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 21 (4.14%) SCCM
1 21 (4.14%) SCOM
2 10 (1.97%) Backup Exec
2 10 (1.97%) WSUS
2 10 (1.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (0.99%) SCDPM
3 5 (0.99%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (0.79%) MOM
4 4 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.79%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 286 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.88%) VMware
3 37 (7.30%) Citrix
4 26 (5.13%) Cognos
5 23 (4.54%) SAP
6 21 (4.14%) Cisco
7 19 (3.75%) Oracle
8 15 (2.96%) IBM
9 11 (2.17%) HP
9 11 (2.17%) Symantec
10 10 (1.97%) Altiris
10 10 (1.97%) Lotus
11 9 (1.78%) NetApp
11 9 (1.78%) Open Text
12 8 (1.58%) DevExpress
12 8 (1.58%) EMC
13 7 (1.38%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.38%) Remedy
13 7 (1.38%) BMC
13 7 (1.38%) Business Objects
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £36k - 38k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Excellent salarty plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance, BUPA, SP 2013 Certs!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Legal Ombudsman
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 8%Bonus,Pension,Bupa,25 days
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + MS Gold Partner
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + GOLD PARTNER
Posted: 12 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days annual leave + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago