The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 28 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11  
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 7 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 5.15% 5.38% 2.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.07% 50.00% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 6
Median salary £37,500 £31,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -30.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,350 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 41 20 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 30.15% 10.75% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 22
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -27.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing SharePoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Bedford

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for SharePoint in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) VBScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) MCP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
2 5 (71.43%) MCSA
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) Trend Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (71.43%) IIS
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Azure Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Server Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (71.43%) High Availability
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Improvement
1 5 (71.43%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
1 5 (71.43%) VBScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCP
1 5 (71.43%) MCSA
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Meridio