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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 305 263 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.57% 5.28% 5.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.48% 28.25% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 273 202 250
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,885 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,650 £52,500 £60,000
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
1071 931 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.55% 18.69% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 967 772 837
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +9 137 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Coventry -1 47 £42,500 +30.76% 7
Staffordshire +17 39 £36,250 +20.83% 3
Warwickshire +1 29 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Solihull 0 21 £42,500 +14.86% 1
Wolverhampton - 8 £45,000 -
Herefordshire -2 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Worcestershire -4 4 £35,500 -11.25%
Shropshire +1 3 £35,000 - 2
Walsall -4 2 £45,000 -
West Bromwich -4 2 £77,500 +106.66%
Kingswinford - 1 £29,000 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 383 (66.84%) Microsoft
2 254 (44.33%) .NET
3 249 (43.46%) SQL Server
4 231 (40.31%) Windows
5 210 (36.65%) C#
6 195 (34.03%) SQL
7 167 (29.14%) ASP.NET
8 150 (26.18%) MS Excel
9 134 (23.39%) CRM
10 131 (22.86%) JavaScript
11 125 (21.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 123 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
13 117 (20.42%) Dynamics CRM
14 104 (18.15%) HTML
14 104 (18.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 96 (16.75%) SharePoint 2013
16 94 (16.40%) Business Intelligence
17 92 (16.06%) .NET Framework
18 88 (15.36%) MS Office
19 85 (14.83%) CSS
20 79 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
21 77 (13.44%) Visual Studio
21 77 (13.44%) WCF
21 77 (13.44%) Office 365
22 76 (13.26%) VMware
23 70 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 70 (12.22%) BizTalk Server
24 69 (12.04%) Migration
24 69 (12.04%) MVC
25 65 (11.34%) Active Directory

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 125 (21.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 96 (16.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 70 (12.22%) BizTalk Server
4 57 (9.95%) SharePoint Server
5 47 (8.20%) MS Exchange
6 44 (7.68%) IIS
7 40 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 26 (4.54%) Lync
9 25 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (3.84%) Documentum
11 13 (2.27%) Alfresco
12 7 (1.22%) FileNet
13 5 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.35%) Drupal
15 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.35%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.35%) Apache
15 2 (0.35%) Sitefinity
16 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 150 (26.18%) MS Excel
2 88 (15.36%) MS Office
3 13 (2.27%) MS Project
4 9 (1.57%) InfoPath
5 7 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.05%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.52%) SPSS
8 2 (0.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 117 (20.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.97%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (1.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (1.57%) Line 500
5 8 (1.40%) Cognos TM1
6 7 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.87%) Summit
9 4 (0.70%) Remedy AR System
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (13.44%) Office 365
2 30 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.35%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.36%) SAN
2 17 (2.97%) Firewall
3 16 (2.79%) Internet
4 15 (2.62%) LAN
4 15 (2.62%) SSH
5 14 (2.44%) WAN
6 12 (2.09%) Unified Communications
7 11 (1.92%) IP Telephony
8 8 (1.40%) NAS
9 7 (1.22%) Network Security
9 7 (1.22%) Intranet
9 7 (1.22%) FTP
10 5 (0.87%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.87%) DNS
10 5 (0.87%) ATM
11 4 (0.70%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.52%) Wireless
12 3 (0.52%) DHCP
13 1 (0.17%) PBX
13 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (43.46%) SQL Server
2 79 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 70 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (7.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 27 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (4.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (2.97%) OLAP
10 14 (2.44%) PerformancePoint
11 13 (2.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 9 (1.57%) Oracle OLAP
13 8 (1.40%) EDRMS
13 8 (1.40%) Cognos Powerplay
14 6 (1.05%) Cognos Impromptu
14 6 (1.05%) DataStage
14 6 (1.05%) IBM InfoSphere
15 5 (0.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 5 (0.87%) Cognos Query Studio
15 5 (0.87%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 77 (13.44%) Visual Studio
2 35 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (1.57%) NetAdvantage
4 9 (1.57%) LLBLGen Pro
5 4 (0.70%) ReSharper
5 4 (0.70%) NUnit
5 4 (0.70%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.35%) MSTest
6 2 (0.35%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.35%) Subversion
6 2 (0.35%) MorphX
7 1 (0.17%) Hudson
General
1 46 (8.03%) Finance
2 23 (4.01%) Advertising
3 17 (2.97%) Legal
4 14 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.57%) Retail
7 8 (1.40%) Back Office
8 4 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.70%) Marketing
9 3 (0.52%) Automotive
9 3 (0.52%) Law
10 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 243 (42.41%) Developer
2 78 (13.61%) Analyst
3 74 (12.91%) SharePoint Developer
4 64 (11.17%) Architect
5 59 (10.30%) Consultant
6 51 (8.90%) .NET Developer
7 41 (7.16%) Senior Developer
8 39 (6.81%) Solutions Architect
8 39 (6.81%) Support Analyst
9 35 (6.11%) SharePoint Architect
10 30 (5.24%) Applications Support
10 30 (5.24%) SharePoint Consultant
11 29 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 27 (4.71%) Software Developer
13 25 (4.36%) Support Engineer
13 25 (4.36%) Administrator
14 21 (3.66%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
15 19 (3.32%) CRM Developer
16 18 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
17 17 (2.97%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (44.33%) .NET
2 167 (29.14%) ASP.NET
3 104 (18.15%) HTML
4 92 (16.06%) .NET Framework
5 85 (14.83%) CSS
6 77 (13.44%) WCF
7 64 (11.17%) jQuery
8 63 (10.99%) Ajax
8 63 (10.99%) XML
9 61 (10.65%) Web Services
10 51 (8.90%) WPF
11 28 (4.89%) HTML5
12 27 (4.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 27 (4.71%) LINQ
13 25 (4.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (4.01%) WF
15 21 (3.66%) COM
16 20 (3.49%) DHTML
16 20 (3.49%) WinForms
16 20 (3.49%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.14%) Computer Science
3 13 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.27%) Clustering
4 9 (1.57%) Taxonomies
5 7 (1.22%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.05%) CMDB
7 5 (0.87%) E-Learning
7 5 (0.87%) Learning Management System
8 4 (0.70%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.52%) Open Source
9 3 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.52%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.35%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.35%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.35%) AS400
10 2 (0.35%) iSeries
11 1 (0.17%) iPhone
11 1 (0.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 231 (40.31%) Windows
2 57 (9.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (9.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (4.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (3.49%) Windows 7
6 18 (3.14%) Linux
7 8 (1.40%) Windows Vista
7 8 (1.40%) Android
8 7 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.87%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.70%) UNIX
11 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (23.39%) CRM
2 123 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (16.40%) Business Intelligence
4 69 (12.04%) MVC
4 69 (12.04%) Migration
5 60 (10.47%) ITIL
6 46 (8.03%) Content Management
7 42 (7.33%) OO
8 37 (6.46%) Scrum
8 37 (6.46%) Software Engineering
9 35 (6.11%) Unit Testing
10 34 (5.93%) Workflow
11 33 (5.76%) Web Development
12 32 (5.58%) ETL
13 31 (5.41%) Waterfall
14 29 (5.06%) Project Management
15 26 (4.54%) Business Analysis
15 26 (4.54%) Document Management
16 22 (3.84%) Change Management
17 21 (3.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 210 (36.65%) C#
2 195 (34.03%) SQL
3 131 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 64 (11.17%) VB.NET
5 51 (8.90%) T-SQL
6 22 (3.84%) VB
7 21 (3.66%) XAML
8 19 (3.32%) VBA
9 16 (2.79%) PL/SQL
10 11 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.57%) VB6
12 8 (1.40%) PHP
13 6 (1.05%) X++
14 5 (0.87%) Java
15 4 (0.70%) C
16 3 (0.52%) C++
16 3 (0.52%) Python
17 2 (0.35%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.35%) Delphi
17 2 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 104 (18.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (11.17%) Degree
3 41 (7.16%) MCTS
4 38 (6.63%) MCSD
5 26 (4.54%) MCSE
5 26 (4.54%) MCP
6 24 (4.19%) MCAD
7 23 (4.01%) Security Cleared
8 21 (3.66%) SC Cleared
9 15 (2.62%) MCITP
10 9 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.40%) MCSA
12 7 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.35%) MCPD
14 2 (0.35%) CCNP
14 2 (0.35%) CCNA
14 2 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
15 1 (0.17%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.92%) SLA
2 10 (1.75%) QA
3 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (11.34%) Active Directory
2 46 (8.03%) Hyper-V
3 39 (6.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.79%) vSphere
4 16 (2.79%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.22%) XenApp
6 5 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.17%) IAG
Systems Management
1 21 (3.66%) SCCM
2 11 (1.92%) SCOM
3 8 (1.40%) SCDPM
4 5 (0.87%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.70%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.35%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.17%) Plesk
7 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.17%) Nagios
7 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 383 (66.84%) Microsoft
2 76 (13.26%) VMware
3 55 (9.60%) Citrix
4 43 (7.50%) Cisco
5 33 (5.76%) Oracle
6 26 (4.54%) EMC
7 24 (4.19%) IBM
8 21 (3.66%) HP
8 21 (3.66%) Open Text
9 19 (3.32%) SAP
9 19 (3.32%) Cognos
10 12 (2.09%) Remedy
10 12 (2.09%) Informatica
11 9 (1.57%) Sage
11 9 (1.57%) Infragistics
11 9 (1.57%) Adobe
11 9 (1.57%) Avaya
12 8 (1.40%) SonicWALL
13 7 (1.22%) Teradata
13 7 (1.22%) Kaseya
West Midlands
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 11 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life Ins, 25 days
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus, Home working
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TCNS
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30 days holiday, BUPA and More
Posted: 16 days ago