The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 14 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 9.38% 2.47% 1.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 66.67% 12.50% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +32.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan region.

Application Platforms Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 14.06% 19.75% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 38
Average salary £42,500 £22,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.18% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Wigan region.

SharePoint Salary Trend in Wigan

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Wigan

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) MPLS
3 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) DHCP
3 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (53.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (46.67%) WSUS
4 7 (46.67%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) C
5 6 (40.00%) EMC
5 6 (40.00%) Sophos
5 6 (40.00%) Management Information System

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (53.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) PowerPivot
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Mimecast
2 5 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) MPLS
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
2 5 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (46.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Assistant Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (40.00%) Replication
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (40.00%) Validation
1 6 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (33.33%) Line Management
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Document Management
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C
4 5 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MBA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) WSUS
2 6 (40.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) EMC
3 6 (40.00%) Sophos
3 6 (40.00%) Avaya
3 6 (40.00%) WatchGuard
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco