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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 45 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 268 235 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.81% 4.39% 5.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.17% 24.25% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 225 208 250
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1024 969 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.40% 18.08% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 855 858 811
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 September 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 September 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 +8 113 £42,500 -15.00% 14
Staffordshire +7 33 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Warwickshire +13 32 £27,850 -23.17% 3
Coventry -15 30 £37,500 -14.77% 8
Solihull -5 13 £40,000 +9.58% 3
Wolverhampton - 12 £43,750 - 4
Worcestershire -13 9 £30,000 -20.00%
Herefordshire -6 6 £36,465 -2.76%
Shropshire -4 3 £28,000 -20.00% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £30,000 - 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 355 (65.02%) Microsoft
2 249 (45.60%) SQL Server
3 244 (44.69%) .NET
4 219 (40.11%) C#
5 179 (32.78%) MS Excel
6 175 (32.05%) SQL
7 171 (31.32%) Windows
8 130 (23.81%) ASP.NET
9 127 (23.26%) CRM
10 121 (22.16%) JavaScript
11 117 (21.43%) HTML
12 108 (19.78%) Dynamics CRM
13 99 (18.13%) Degree
14 92 (16.85%) MS Office
15 91 (16.67%) CSS
15 91 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 84 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
17 77 (14.10%) XML
18 76 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
19 73 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
20 67 (12.27%) Web Services
20 67 (12.27%) VMware
21 65 (11.90%) SharePoint 2010
22 62 (11.36%) SharePoint Server
23 61 (11.17%) jQuery
24 57 (10.44%) .NET Framework
24 57 (10.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 57 (10.44%) Finance
25 56 (10.26%) Visual Studio
25 56 (10.26%) ETL

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 65 (11.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 62 (11.36%) SharePoint Server
3 55 (10.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 47 (8.61%) MS Exchange
5 46 (8.42%) BizTalk Server
6 30 (5.49%) Lync
7 29 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (2.56%) IIS
10 10 (1.83%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
11 8 (1.47%) Apache
12 7 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (1.10%) Documentum
14 4 (0.73%) Sitefinity
14 4 (0.73%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.55%) Moodle
15 3 (0.55%) WordPress
16 2 (0.37%) Drupal
16 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 179 (32.78%) MS Excel
2 92 (16.85%) MS Office
3 14 (2.56%) MS Project
4 12 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.01%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.83%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 108 (19.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 17 (3.11%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (2.93%) Cognos TM1
5 13 (2.38%) Maximo
6 7 (1.28%) Summit
7 6 (1.10%) Line 500
7 6 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.18%) Tridion
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.18%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.71%) Office 365
2 5 (0.92%) SaaS
3 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.13%) SAN
2 22 (4.03%) Firewall
3 18 (3.30%) Internet
4 17 (3.11%) LAN
5 13 (2.38%) WAN
5 13 (2.38%) FTP
5 13 (2.38%) SSH
5 13 (2.38%) NAS
6 10 (1.83%) Unified Communications
6 10 (1.83%) Intranet
7 9 (1.65%) Network Security
8 8 (1.47%) Wireless
9 7 (1.28%) DNS
9 7 (1.28%) ATM
9 7 (1.28%) Extranet
9 7 (1.28%) IP Telephony
10 5 (0.92%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.73%) VPN
11 4 (0.73%) SSL
12 3 (0.55%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (45.60%) SQL Server
2 91 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 57 (10.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (7.33%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (6.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (4.03%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 20 (3.66%) OLAP
10 17 (3.11%) PerformancePoint
11 16 (2.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (2.93%) MS Access
12 14 (2.56%) EDRMS
12 14 (2.56%) Cognos Powerplay
13 12 (2.20%) DataStage
13 12 (2.20%) Cognos Impromptu
14 11 (2.01%) MySQL
14 11 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.47%) IBM InfoSphere
15 8 (1.47%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 56 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 38 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.10%) ReSharper
4 3 (0.55%) MSI
5 2 (0.37%) Hudson
5 2 (0.37%) LLBLGen Pro
5 2 (0.37%) MorphX
5 2 (0.37%) NetAdvantage
General
1 57 (10.44%) Finance
2 26 (4.76%) Advertising
2 26 (4.76%) Legal
3 24 (4.40%) Back Office
4 16 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.75%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.20%) Automotive
7 9 (1.65%) Retail
8 8 (1.47%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.10%) Marketing
11 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.73%) Billing
13 3 (0.55%) Law
13 3 (0.55%) Publishing
14 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 270 (49.45%) Developer
2 84 (15.38%) Analyst
3 82 (15.02%) .NET Developer
4 48 (8.79%) Architect
5 47 (8.61%) SharePoint Developer
6 46 (8.42%) Consultant
7 44 (8.06%) Support Analyst
7 44 (8.06%) C# Developer
8 36 (6.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 35 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 34 (6.23%) Applications Support
11 32 (5.86%) CRM Developer
12 30 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
12 30 (5.49%) Software Developer
12 30 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
13 29 (5.31%) Senior Developer
14 27 (4.95%) SharePoint Architect
15 26 (4.76%) SQL Developer
16 22 (4.03%) Applications Support Analyst
17 20 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (44.69%) .NET
2 130 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 117 (21.43%) HTML
4 91 (16.67%) CSS
5 77 (14.10%) XML
6 67 (12.27%) Web Services
7 61 (11.17%) jQuery
8 57 (10.44%) .NET Framework
9 56 (10.26%) WCF
10 47 (8.61%) WPF
11 38 (6.96%) LINQ
12 35 (6.41%) Ajax
13 33 (6.04%) Silverlight
14 31 (5.68%) HTML5
15 23 (4.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (2.93%) WinForms
17 14 (2.56%) WF
17 14 (2.56%) SOAP
18 13 (2.38%) XSL
18 13 (2.38%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.49%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.56%) Taxonomies
4 13 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.38%) Clustering
5 11 (2.01%) Learning Management System
6 9 (1.65%) E-Learning
7 8 (1.47%) CMDB
8 5 (0.92%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.55%) Open Source
9 3 (0.55%) iPhone
9 3 (0.55%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.55%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.37%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.18%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.18%) Replication
11 1 (0.18%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.18%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.18%) Economics
11 1 (0.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 171 (31.32%) Windows
2 46 (8.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (6.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (3.48%) Android
4 19 (3.48%) Windows 8
5 18 (3.30%) Linux
6 15 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (2.75%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.10%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.73%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.55%) UNIX
11 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (23.26%) CRM
2 84 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
4 56 (10.26%) ETL
5 48 (8.79%) ITIL
6 47 (8.61%) Migration
6 47 (8.61%) Web Development
7 42 (7.69%) MVC
8 39 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 29 (5.31%) Workflow
10 27 (4.95%) SOA
10 27 (4.95%) Software Engineering
10 27 (4.95%) Mentoring
11 26 (4.76%) Waterfall
11 26 (4.76%) Project Management
12 25 (4.58%) OOP
13 24 (4.40%) ERP
14 23 (4.21%) Scrum
15 22 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (3.66%) OO
Programming Languages
1 219 (40.11%) C#
2 175 (32.05%) SQL
3 121 (22.16%) JavaScript
4 50 (9.16%) VB.NET
5 32 (5.86%) VB
6 21 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 20 (3.66%) VBA
8 16 (2.93%) PowerShell
9 14 (2.56%) PHP
10 12 (2.20%) XAML
11 8 (1.47%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.47%) Java
11 8 (1.47%) Perl
12 6 (1.10%) VB6
13 5 (0.92%) C++
13 5 (0.92%) Delphi
13 5 (0.92%) Python
13 5 (0.92%) X++
14 3 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 99 (18.13%) Degree
2 73 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 28 (5.13%) MCSE
5 27 (4.95%) SC Cleared
6 23 (4.21%) MCITP
7 13 (2.38%) MCSD
8 12 (2.20%) MCTS
9 10 (1.83%) ISEB
9 10 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.47%) MCAD
11 7 (1.28%) MCP
11 7 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.10%) MCSA
13 3 (0.55%) CCNP
14 2 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.37%) CCNA
14 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.21%) SLA
2 16 (2.93%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (8.79%) Active Directory
2 36 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (6.41%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.93%) vSphere
4 16 (2.93%) VMware ESX
5 9 (1.65%) XenApp
6 3 (0.55%) Shibboleth
6 3 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.18%) IAG
Systems Management
1 26 (4.76%) SCCM
2 21 (3.85%) SCOM
3 9 (1.65%) SCDPM
4 7 (1.28%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.92%) SCVMM
5 5 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.55%) WSUS
6 3 (0.55%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.18%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 355 (65.02%) Microsoft
2 67 (12.27%) VMware
3 55 (10.07%) Citrix
4 35 (6.41%) Cisco
5 27 (4.95%) Cognos
6 22 (4.03%) SAP
7 18 (3.30%) EMC
8 17 (3.11%) Open Text
9 16 (2.93%) HP
10 15 (2.75%) Oracle
11 10 (1.83%) Lotus
11 10 (1.83%) Business Objects
12 9 (1.65%) IBM
13 8 (1.47%) DevExpress
13 8 (1.47%) Netezza
14 7 (1.28%) NetApp
14 7 (1.28%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.10%) Kaseya
15 6 (1.10%) Remedy
15 6 (1.10%) Sage
West Midlands
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
SBC Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Worlds largest company
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and executive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 per annum + Pension and 29 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent salary plus benefits incl
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: £47,000 per annum circa - Grade 7
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £21k - 24k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + MS Gold Partner
Posted: 7 days ago