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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 54 26 49
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 200 368 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.04% 7.35% 4.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.69% 36.01% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 160 327 156
Average salary £42,500 £40,995 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% +8.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £63,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
810 1022 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.38% 20.40% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 707 882 763
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -7 86 £45,000 -10.00% 16
Coventry -21 24 £45,750 +1.66% 9
Solihull 0 18 £40,000 +60.00% 1
West Bromwich +13 17 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Warwickshire -8 17 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Staffordshire -20 15 £37,500 +7.14%
Shropshire +3 9 £37,500 +20.00%
Worcestershire -15 2 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Wolverhampton -12 1 £47,500 +39.50% 1
Stourbridge - 1 - -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 208 (44.92%) Microsoft
2 195 (42.12%) SQL
3 179 (38.66%) .NET
4 166 (35.85%) SQL Server
5 154 (33.26%) C#
6 138 (29.81%) Windows
7 115 (24.84%) ASP.NET
8 103 (22.25%) MS Excel
8 103 (22.25%) Finance
9 101 (21.81%) HTML
10 80 (17.28%) ITIL
11 79 (17.06%) SharePoint 2010
12 74 (15.98%) CSS
13 71 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 70 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
15 68 (14.69%) JavaScript
16 64 (13.82%) CRM
17 61 (13.17%) VMware
18 59 (12.74%) Active Directory
19 55 (11.88%) Visual Studio
19 55 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
20 52 (11.23%) Linux
20 52 (11.23%) Dynamics CRM
21 46 (9.94%) Degree
21 46 (9.94%) Web Services
22 44 (9.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 44 (9.50%) XML
23 43 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure
24 42 (9.07%) .NET Framework
24 42 (9.07%) WCF

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 79 (17.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 42 (9.07%) SharePoint 2013
3 40 (8.64%) MS Exchange
4 33 (7.13%) Lync
5 31 (6.70%) BizTalk Server
6 30 (6.48%) IIS
7 25 (5.40%) SharePoint Server
8 13 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (2.38%) Apache
9 11 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (1.94%) Moodle
12 8 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (1.73%) Tomcat
12 8 (1.73%) CMS
13 5 (1.08%) Documentum
14 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2000
15 3 (0.65%) FileNet
15 3 (0.65%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 103 (22.25%) MS Excel
2 42 (9.07%) MS Office
3 31 (6.70%) InfoPath
4 14 (3.02%) MS Visio
5 13 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.65%) MS Project
6 3 (0.65%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 52 (11.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (3.89%) Cognos TM1
3 15 (3.24%) Maximo
4 13 (2.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 11 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.86%) Servitor
6 4 (0.86%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.86%) Remedy AR System
6 4 (0.86%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.22%) assyst
8 1 (0.22%) Tridion
8 1 (0.22%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.34%) Office 365
2 13 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.21%) SAN
2 31 (6.70%) Extranet
3 23 (4.97%) Internet
4 20 (4.32%) SSL
5 19 (4.10%) HTTP
6 17 (3.67%) Firewall
6 17 (3.67%) Intranet
7 15 (3.24%) VLAN
7 15 (3.24%) DNS
7 15 (3.24%) Unified Communications
8 14 (3.02%) TCP/IP
9 13 (2.81%) Wireless
10 12 (2.59%) VPN
11 9 (1.94%) LAN
12 8 (1.73%) WAN
13 7 (1.51%) FTP
13 7 (1.51%) VoIP
14 6 (1.30%) MPLS
14 6 (1.30%) SSH
14 6 (1.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 71 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (9.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (7.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 35 (7.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 29 (6.26%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (4.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (4.10%) MySQL
10 15 (3.24%) MS Access
11 14 (3.02%) Relational Database
12 13 (2.81%) Oracle Exadata
13 11 (2.38%) DataStage
14 10 (2.16%) NoSQL
15 9 (1.94%) QlikView
16 7 (1.51%) PerformancePoint
16 7 (1.51%) Cognos Powerplay
16 7 (1.51%) Cognos Impromptu
17 6 (1.30%) OLAP
18 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 55 (11.88%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.65%) MSI
3 3 (0.65%) Toad
4 2 (0.43%) Hudson
4 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.22%) Xcode
General
1 103 (22.25%) Finance
2 26 (5.62%) Banking
3 14 (3.02%) Financial Institution
4 12 (2.59%) Legal
4 12 (2.59%) Retail
5 11 (2.38%) Publishing
6 10 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.16%) Advertising
7 9 (1.94%) Marketing
7 9 (1.94%) Back Office
8 5 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 181 (39.09%) Developer
2 69 (14.90%) Analyst
3 53 (11.45%) SharePoint Developer
3 53 (11.45%) Consultant
4 45 (9.72%) .NET Developer
4 45 (9.72%) C# Developer
5 29 (6.26%) Support Analyst
6 24 (5.18%) Support Engineer
6 24 (5.18%) Senior Developer
7 23 (4.97%) Applications Support
8 21 (4.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (4.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 18 (3.89%) SharePoint Specialist
11 17 (3.67%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (3.24%) SQL Developer
12 15 (3.24%) Applications Support Analyst
12 15 (3.24%) Web Developer
12 15 (3.24%) Architect
12 15 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (3.02%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (38.66%) .NET
2 115 (24.84%) ASP.NET
3 101 (21.81%) HTML
4 74 (15.98%) CSS
5 46 (9.94%) Web Services
6 44 (9.50%) XML
7 42 (9.07%) .NET Framework
7 42 (9.07%) WCF
8 40 (8.64%) jQuery
9 36 (7.78%) HTML5
10 34 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (4.75%) LINQ
11 22 (4.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 15 (3.24%) ADO.NET
12 15 (3.24%) Middleware
13 14 (3.02%) CSS3
14 13 (2.81%) XSLT
14 13 (2.81%) WinForms
15 12 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 12 (2.59%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.75%) CMDB
2 21 (4.54%) Computer Science
2 21 (4.54%) Clustering
3 16 (3.46%) Wiki
4 14 (3.02%) iPhone
5 13 (2.81%) Symmetrix DMX
6 9 (1.94%) Open Source
7 8 (1.73%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.51%) VLE
9 5 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.86%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.86%) Learning Management System
10 4 (0.86%) Psychology
11 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.65%) CCTV
11 3 (0.65%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.43%) iPad
12 2 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.22%) RIA
13 1 (0.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 138 (29.81%) Windows
2 52 (11.23%) Linux
3 39 (8.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (5.83%) UNIX
5 24 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (4.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (3.02%) Solaris
9 13 (2.81%) AIX
9 13 (2.81%) SUSE
10 12 (2.59%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.16%) Windows 7
12 9 (1.94%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.51%) CentOS
14 6 (1.30%) Android
15 4 (0.86%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.65%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.43%) Fedora
18 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (17.28%) ITIL
2 70 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
3 64 (13.82%) CRM
4 39 (8.42%) Change Control
5 35 (7.56%) MVC
6 33 (7.13%) Migration
7 27 (5.83%) ETL
7 27 (5.83%) Project Management
7 27 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (5.40%) Service Delivery
9 24 (5.18%) Configuration Management
9 24 (5.18%) Web Development
10 23 (4.97%) Software Engineering
11 20 (4.32%) Time Management
12 19 (4.10%) Data Analysis
12 19 (4.10%) Asset Management
12 19 (4.10%) ERP
13 17 (3.67%) Load Balancing
13 17 (3.67%) PRINCE2
13 17 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 195 (42.12%) SQL
2 154 (33.26%) C#
3 68 (14.69%) JavaScript
4 30 (6.48%) VB.NET
5 28 (6.05%) VB
6 23 (4.97%) PowerShell
7 22 (4.75%) Perl
8 20 (4.32%) Java
9 17 (3.67%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.02%) Bash Shell
11 13 (2.81%) Korn
11 13 (2.81%) PHP
11 13 (2.81%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.59%) Objective-C
13 11 (2.38%) VBA
14 7 (1.51%) XPath
14 7 (1.51%) XQuery
15 5 (1.08%) C
15 5 (1.08%) Bourne shell
16 4 (0.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (9.94%) Degree
2 39 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.46%) MCSE
4 13 (2.81%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.38%) MCITP
6 8 (1.73%) MCP
7 7 (1.51%) MCTS
8 4 (0.86%) CCNA
8 4 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.86%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.43%) ISEB
10 2 (0.43%) MCSA
11 1 (0.22%) HND
11 1 (0.22%) PMP
11 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.46%) SLA
2 11 (2.38%) QA
3 6 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.43%) P3O
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (12.74%) Active Directory
2 43 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.89%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.24%) Forefront TMG
5 13 (2.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 13 (2.81%) Veritas File System
5 13 (2.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (1.51%) vSphere
7 6 (1.30%) Shibboleth
8 5 (1.08%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.86%) UAG
9 4 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.65%) BlackBerry Internet Service
10 3 (0.65%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.65%) IAG
11 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.43%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.43%) Postfix
12 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (3.89%) SCCM
2 16 (3.46%) SCOM
3 9 (1.94%) WSUS
3 9 (1.94%) NetBackup
3 9 (1.94%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.73%) Nagios
5 6 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (0.86%) MOM
6 4 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.65%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (0.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 208 (44.92%) Microsoft
2 61 (13.17%) VMware
3 33 (7.13%) Cisco
4 32 (6.91%) Oracle
5 30 (6.48%) Citrix
6 21 (4.54%) Red Hat
7 19 (4.10%) Cognos
8 18 (3.89%) SAP
9 16 (3.46%) IBM
9 16 (3.46%) HP
10 15 (3.24%) EMC
10 15 (3.24%) Symantec
11 14 (3.02%) Sun
12 13 (2.81%) Dell
12 13 (2.81%) Veritas
13 11 (2.38%) Hyperion
14 9 (1.94%) Altiris
15 7 (1.51%) Infor
16 6 (1.30%) NetApp
16 6 (1.30%) Juniper
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Sourceright
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
networx
Salary: £35,704 to £37,586 (pay award pending)
Posted: Yesterday
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits/commission
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K basic + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago