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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 41 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 257 252 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.15% 5.83% 6.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.41% 34.90% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 229 197 272
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,425 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
973 722 997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.50% 16.71% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 870 595 870
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -2 128 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Coventry -9 34 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Staffordshire +14 26 £30,000 -4.00% 3
Warwickshire +3 26 £32,500 -22.15% 6
Solihull +7 22 £50,000 +29.87% 2
Wolverhampton - 9 £48,500 -
Walsall -1 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Herefordshire -6 2 £35,000 +40.00%
West Bromwich -7 2 £77,500 +131.34%
Worcestershire -10 2 £36,500 -8.75%
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 - 2
Kingswinford - 1 £29,000 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 356 (65.08%) Microsoft
2 240 (43.88%) Windows
3 239 (43.69%) .NET
4 229 (41.86%) SQL Server
5 199 (36.38%) SQL
6 196 (35.83%) C#
7 153 (27.97%) ASP.NET
8 135 (24.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 134 (24.50%) MS Excel
10 131 (23.95%) CRM
11 126 (23.03%) JavaScript
12 124 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
13 115 (21.02%) Dynamics CRM
14 102 (18.65%) SharePoint 2013
15 98 (17.92%) .NET Framework
16 95 (17.37%) HTML
17 87 (15.90%) Microsoft Certification
18 83 (15.17%) SQL Server 2008
19 82 (14.99%) Office 365
20 78 (14.26%) MS Office
20 78 (14.26%) CSS
21 77 (14.08%) WCF
22 76 (13.89%) BizTalk Server
22 76 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
23 75 (13.71%) VMware
24 72 (13.16%) Active Directory
25 71 (12.98%) Migration
25 71 (12.98%) MVC
26 68 (12.43%) ITIL
27 66 (12.07%) Visual Studio

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 135 (24.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 102 (18.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 76 (13.89%) BizTalk Server
4 52 (9.51%) IIS
5 47 (8.59%) MS Exchange
6 45 (8.23%) SharePoint Server
7 38 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 29 (5.30%) Documentum
9 24 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (4.02%) Lync
11 16 (2.93%) Alfresco
12 7 (1.28%) FileNet
13 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.37%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.37%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Foundation
15 1 (0.18%) Sitefinity
15 1 (0.18%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 134 (24.50%) MS Excel
2 78 (14.26%) MS Office
3 9 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.65%) InfoPath
4 8 (1.46%) MS Project
5 6 (1.10%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.73%) SPSS
7 2 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 115 (21.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (3.84%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.28%) Line 500
4 6 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.73%) Remedy AR System
5 4 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.37%) Summit
6 2 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (14.99%) Office 365
2 41 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Yammer
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.20%) SAN
2 16 (2.93%) LAN
3 15 (2.74%) SSH
3 15 (2.74%) Firewall
4 14 (2.56%) Unified Communications
5 12 (2.19%) WAN
5 12 (2.19%) Internet
6 9 (1.65%) IP Telephony
7 7 (1.28%) Intranet
8 6 (1.10%) FTP
8 6 (1.10%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.10%) DNS
8 6 (1.10%) NAS
9 5 (0.91%) DHCP
10 4 (0.73%) VPN
10 4 (0.73%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.55%) Wireless
12 2 (0.37%) ATM
12 2 (0.37%) Network Security
13 1 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 83 (15.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (5.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.19%) PerformancePoint
10 10 (1.83%) OLAP
11 8 (1.46%) MS Access
12 7 (1.28%) Oracle OLAP
13 6 (1.10%) EDRMS
14 5 (0.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 5 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.73%) Big Data
15 4 (0.73%) Relational Database
15 4 (0.73%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 3 (0.55%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 66 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 30 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.65%) NUnit
4 8 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (1.28%) LLBLGen Pro
5 7 (1.28%) NetAdvantage
6 2 (0.37%) MorphX
6 2 (0.37%) Subversion
6 2 (0.37%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.37%) MSTest
7 1 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 48 (8.78%) Finance
2 15 (2.74%) Advertising
3 10 (1.83%) Manufacturing
3 10 (1.83%) Retail
4 8 (1.46%) Legal
4 8 (1.46%) Marketing
5 6 (1.10%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.10%) Back Office
6 3 (0.55%) Automotive
6 3 (0.55%) Law
6 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 209 (38.21%) Developer
2 86 (15.72%) Analyst
3 72 (13.16%) SharePoint Developer
4 63 (11.52%) Consultant
4 63 (11.52%) Architect
5 43 (7.86%) Support Analyst
6 40 (7.31%) Senior Developer
7 38 (6.95%) .NET Developer
8 37 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
9 34 (6.22%) SharePoint Architect
10 32 (5.85%) Applications Support
11 30 (5.48%) SharePoint Consultant
12 25 (4.57%) Support Engineer
12 25 (4.57%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
13 24 (4.39%) Administrator
14 21 (3.84%) Software Developer
15 20 (3.66%) CRM Consultant
16 17 (3.11%) Applications Support Analyst
17 16 (2.93%) SharePoint Administrator
18 15 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (43.69%) .NET
2 153 (27.97%) ASP.NET
3 98 (17.92%) .NET Framework
4 95 (17.37%) HTML
5 78 (14.26%) CSS
6 77 (14.08%) WCF
7 64 (11.70%) Ajax
8 54 (9.87%) XML
8 54 (9.87%) jQuery
9 53 (9.69%) Web Services
10 39 (7.13%) WPF
11 32 (5.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 31 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (4.94%) HTML5
14 24 (4.39%) COM
15 20 (3.66%) DHTML
15 20 (3.66%) XSL
16 19 (3.47%) WF
17 17 (3.11%) WinForms
18 16 (2.93%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.56%) Clustering
3 11 (2.01%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.46%) Open Source
6 7 (1.28%) Data Integration
6 7 (1.28%) Taxonomies
7 6 (1.10%) CMDB
7 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.91%) iSeries
8 5 (0.91%) AS400
9 4 (0.73%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.55%) Statistics
10 3 (0.55%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.37%) NHS
11 2 (0.37%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.37%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.37%) PDA
12 1 (0.18%) User Experience
12 1 (0.18%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 240 (43.88%) Windows
2 57 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (4.75%) Windows 7
6 16 (2.93%) Linux
7 10 (1.83%) UNIX
8 8 (1.46%) Windows XP
8 8 (1.46%) Windows Vista
9 7 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (1.10%) Android
11 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.18%) AIX
13 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (23.95%) CRM
2 124 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
4 71 (12.98%) Migration
4 71 (12.98%) MVC
5 68 (12.43%) ITIL
6 56 (10.24%) Content Management
7 46 (8.41%) OO
8 36 (6.58%) Scrum
8 36 (6.58%) Waterfall
9 33 (6.03%) Software Engineering
10 31 (5.67%) Project Management
10 31 (5.67%) Unit Testing
11 30 (5.48%) Web Development
12 28 (5.12%) Workflow
13 25 (4.57%) Business Analysis
14 24 (4.39%) Change Management
14 24 (4.39%) OOA/OOD
15 22 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (3.84%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 199 (36.38%) SQL
2 196 (35.83%) C#
3 126 (23.03%) JavaScript
4 55 (10.05%) VB.NET
5 52 (9.51%) T-SQL
6 26 (4.75%) VB
7 20 (3.66%) XAML
8 15 (2.74%) VBA
9 13 (2.38%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.38%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.46%) Java
11 7 (1.28%) VB6
12 6 (1.10%) C
12 6 (1.10%) X++
13 4 (0.73%) PHP
14 2 (0.37%) Python
14 2 (0.37%) C++
14 2 (0.37%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.18%) Delphi
15 1 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 87 (15.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (7.31%) Degree
2 40 (7.31%) MCTS
3 39 (7.13%) MCSD
4 33 (6.03%) Security Cleared
5 31 (5.67%) MCP
6 26 (4.75%) SC Cleared
6 26 (4.75%) MCAD
7 20 (3.66%) MCSE
8 16 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.83%) MCITP
10 7 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.91%) MCSA
13 3 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.37%) CCA
14 2 (0.37%) CCNA
14 2 (0.37%) MCPD
14 2 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.18%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.65%) SLA
2 7 (1.28%) QA
3 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 54 (9.87%) Hyper-V
3 41 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.74%) VMware ESX
5 14 (2.56%) vSphere
6 4 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.55%) XenApp
8 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.18%) IAG
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (2.93%) SCCM
2 7 (1.28%) SCOM
3 6 (1.10%) SCDPM
4 5 (0.91%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.73%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.18%) Plesk
6 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 356 (65.08%) Microsoft
2 75 (13.71%) VMware
3 47 (8.59%) Citrix
4 45 (8.23%) Cisco
5 42 (7.68%) Oracle
6 31 (5.67%) IBM
7 26 (4.75%) EMC
8 22 (4.02%) Open Text
9 21 (3.84%) HP
10 19 (3.47%) SAP
11 18 (3.29%) Informatica
12 12 (2.19%) Remedy
12 12 (2.19%) Teradata
13 11 (2.01%) Cognos
14 9 (1.65%) Avaya
14 9 (1.65%) Adobe
15 7 (1.28%) SonicWALL
15 7 (1.28%) Infragistics
15 7 (1.28%) Stellent
15 7 (1.28%) Sage
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Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
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Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
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Warwickshire
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West Midlands
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
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West Midlands
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Certifications
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Warwickshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Warwickshire
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
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West Midlands
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Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
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Coventry
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Very good benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Birmingham
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Birmingham
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Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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West Midlands
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
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Staffordshire
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