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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 34 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 308 252 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.72% 4.55% 6.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.28% 25.02% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 257 210 268
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £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
1089 1007 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.21% 18.17% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 925 850 849
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 28 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 28 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 +17 137 £41,500 -12.63% 21
Coventry -8 34 £37,500 -17.58% 4
Warwickshire +24 31 £37,000 -1.33% 4
Staffordshire -13 23 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Worcestershire +7 18 £28,000 -20.00% 1
Solihull -3 18 £45,000 +21.62% 3
West Bromwich +5 13 £28,500 +0.41%
Herefordshire -3 5 £36,465 -2.76%
Shropshire -10 4 £27,250 -39.44%
Wolverhampton - 4 £32,000 -
Walsall - 1 £25,000 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 291 (57.28%) Microsoft
2 225 (44.29%) SQL Server
3 220 (43.31%) .NET
4 202 (39.76%) C#
5 177 (34.84%) SQL
6 157 (30.91%) MS Excel
7 135 (26.57%) Windows
8 132 (25.98%) HTML
9 112 (22.05%) ASP.NET
10 111 (21.85%) JavaScript
11 101 (19.88%) CRM
12 100 (19.69%) CSS
13 93 (18.31%) Degree
14 85 (16.73%) Dynamics CRM
15 80 (15.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 77 (15.16%) MS Office
17 73 (14.37%) XML
18 72 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
19 63 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
20 61 (12.01%) Finance
21 60 (11.81%) SharePoint 2010
22 56 (11.02%) Active Directory
22 56 (11.02%) Web Services
23 53 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 52 (10.24%) ITIL
24 52 (10.24%) Visual Studio
25 51 (10.04%) WCF
25 51 (10.04%) jQuery
26 50 (9.84%) SharePoint Server
27 47 (9.25%) ETL

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 60 (11.81%) SharePoint 2010
2 50 (9.84%) SharePoint Server
3 46 (9.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 40 (7.87%) MS Exchange
5 33 (6.50%) BizTalk Server
6 30 (5.91%) Lync
7 16 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (2.95%) IIS
9 14 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (2.76%) Apache
10 10 (1.97%) Moodle
10 10 (1.97%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.57%) Lotus Domino
12 7 (1.38%) Documentum
12 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
14 4 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.59%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 157 (30.91%) MS Excel
2 77 (15.16%) MS Office
3 15 (2.95%) InfoPath
4 12 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.17%) MS Project
5 11 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 85 (16.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (4.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 20 (3.94%) Cognos TM1
4 13 (2.56%) Maximo
5 11 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (1.18%) Line 500
8 5 (0.98%) Summit
9 4 (0.79%) Remedy AR System
10 1 (0.20%) Tridion
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.25%) Office 365
2 7 (1.38%) SaaS
3 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.72%) SAN
2 18 (3.54%) Internet
3 16 (3.15%) Firewall
4 15 (2.95%) Extranet
4 15 (2.95%) Unified Communications
5 14 (2.76%) DNS
6 13 (2.56%) Intranet
7 12 (2.36%) SSL
7 12 (2.36%) FTP
8 11 (2.17%) HTTP
8 11 (2.17%) SSH
9 10 (1.97%) NAS
9 10 (1.97%) VLAN
9 10 (1.97%) LAN
10 7 (1.38%) Wireless
10 7 (1.38%) Network Security
11 6 (1.18%) WAN
12 5 (0.98%) ATM
12 5 (0.98%) VPN
13 4 (0.79%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (44.29%) SQL Server
2 80 (15.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (8.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 41 (8.07%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (7.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 31 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (3.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 17 (3.35%) OLAP
10 16 (3.15%) MySQL
11 15 (2.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (2.56%) Cognos Powerplay
12 13 (2.56%) MS Access
13 11 (2.17%) Cognos Impromptu
13 11 (2.17%) DataStage
14 9 (1.77%) PerformancePoint
15 8 (1.57%) EDRMS
15 8 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (1.18%) Oracle OLAP
16 6 (1.18%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 52 (10.24%) Visual Studio
2 38 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.18%) ReSharper
3 6 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (0.59%) MSI
5 2 (0.39%) NetAdvantage
5 2 (0.39%) Toad
5 2 (0.39%) LLBLGen Pro
6 1 (0.20%) Hudson
6 1 (0.20%) Xcode
General
1 61 (12.01%) Finance
2 24 (4.72%) Advertising
3 22 (4.33%) Legal
3 22 (4.33%) Back Office
4 14 (2.76%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.76%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.36%) Publishing
6 9 (1.77%) Automotive
7 8 (1.57%) Marketing
7 8 (1.57%) Retail
7 8 (1.57%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.79%) Billing
9 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.39%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 247 (48.62%) Developer
2 85 (16.73%) .NET Developer
3 70 (13.78%) Analyst
4 57 (11.22%) Consultant
5 55 (10.83%) C# Developer
6 49 (9.65%) SharePoint Developer
7 44 (8.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 33 (6.50%) Support Analyst
8 33 (6.50%) Architect
9 31 (6.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (5.91%) Applications Support
11 27 (5.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 24 (4.72%) Senior Developer
12 24 (4.72%) CRM Developer
13 23 (4.53%) Software Developer
14 22 (4.33%) SQL Developer
15 20 (3.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (3.94%) Support Engineer
16 19 (3.74%) Junior
16 19 (3.74%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (43.31%) .NET
2 132 (25.98%) HTML
3 112 (22.05%) ASP.NET
4 100 (19.69%) CSS
5 73 (14.37%) XML
6 56 (11.02%) Web Services
7 51 (10.04%) WCF
7 51 (10.04%) jQuery
8 45 (8.86%) .NET Framework
9 39 (7.68%) Silverlight
10 36 (7.09%) WPF
11 35 (6.89%) LINQ
12 28 (5.51%) HTML5
13 20 (3.94%) Ajax
14 18 (3.54%) CSS3
15 17 (3.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 14 (2.76%) SOAP
17 10 (1.97%) LAMP
17 10 (1.97%) REST
18 9 (1.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.31%) Computer Science
2 15 (2.95%) Clustering
3 12 (2.36%) CMDB
3 12 (2.36%) Learning Management System
4 11 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 10 (1.97%) Open Source
6 9 (1.77%) Blackberry
6 9 (1.77%) E-Learning
7 8 (1.57%) Taxonomies
8 7 (1.38%) VLE
9 4 (0.79%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.79%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.59%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.59%) iPhone
10 3 (0.59%) Wiki
11 1 (0.20%) Social Media
11 1 (0.20%) iPad
11 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.20%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.20%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 135 (26.57%) Windows
2 34 (6.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (4.53%) Windows 8
5 21 (4.13%) Android
6 17 (3.35%) Linux
7 14 (2.76%) Apple iOS
7 14 (2.76%) Windows 7
8 12 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.18%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.39%) UNIX
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (19.88%) CRM
2 72 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (10.24%) ITIL
4 47 (9.25%) ETL
5 44 (8.66%) Migration
6 42 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (7.68%) Web Development
8 33 (6.50%) MVC
9 32 (6.30%) Unit Testing
10 26 (5.12%) Project Management
11 25 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (4.72%) Change Control
13 23 (4.53%) SOA
14 22 (4.33%) Workflow
14 22 (4.33%) ERP
15 21 (4.13%) Software Engineering
16 18 (3.54%) Scrum
16 18 (3.54%) PRINCE2
17 17 (3.35%) OOP
17 17 (3.35%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 202 (39.76%) C#
2 177 (34.84%) SQL
3 111 (21.85%) JavaScript
4 38 (7.48%) VB.NET
5 30 (5.91%) VB
6 21 (4.13%) VBA
6 21 (4.13%) PowerShell
7 20 (3.94%) PHP
8 14 (2.76%) Perl
9 11 (2.17%) Java
10 10 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.57%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.18%) VB6
12 6 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.98%) XAML
14 4 (0.79%) Python
14 4 (0.79%) C++
14 4 (0.79%) Delphi
15 2 (0.39%) XPath
15 2 (0.39%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 93 (18.31%) Degree
2 63 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (5.12%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.72%) MCITP
4 24 (4.72%) MCSE
5 20 (3.94%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.56%) MCTS
7 10 (1.97%) ISEB
8 8 (1.57%) MCP
9 7 (1.38%) MCSD
10 6 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.98%) MCAD
12 4 (0.79%) MCSA
13 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.59%) CCNP
14 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.39%) CCNA
14 2 (0.39%) HND
14 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
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 56 (11.02%) Active Directory
2 27 (5.31%) Hyper-V
3 25 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.76%) Forefront TMG
5 11 (2.17%) vSphere
6 8 (1.57%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.38%) Shibboleth
8 6 (1.18%) XenApp
9 4 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.79%) UAG
10 3 (0.59%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.20%) XenServer
12 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (4.53%) SCCM
2 22 (4.33%) SCOM
3 10 (1.97%) WSUS
3 10 (1.97%) Backup Exec
3 10 (1.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (0.98%) SCDPM
5 4 (0.79%) SCVMM
5 4 (0.79%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.79%) MOM
5 4 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 291 (57.28%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.25%) VMware
3 39 (7.68%) Citrix
4 27 (5.31%) Cognos
5 23 (4.53%) Cisco
6 22 (4.33%) SAP
7 20 (3.94%) Oracle
8 15 (2.95%) IBM
9 11 (2.17%) HP
10 10 (1.97%) Altiris
10 10 (1.97%) Open Text
10 10 (1.97%) Symantec
10 10 (1.97%) Lotus
11 9 (1.77%) NetApp
11 9 (1.77%) EMC
12 8 (1.57%) DevExpress
12 8 (1.57%) Business Objects
13 7 (1.38%) BMC
13 7 (1.38%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.38%) Remedy
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