The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 75 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 3538 4470 4949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.43% 4.00% 4.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.46% 19.04% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2896 3785 4244
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21492 23474 22112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.83% 20.98% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17949 19498 18826
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in England

SharePoint
Salary Trend in England

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in England

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in England

SharePoint
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
London -29 1351 £52,500 +5.00% 245
South East -5 755 £44,000 +6.02% 99
East of England +5 339 £42,500 +6.25% 40
Yorkshire +17 319 £36,000 +2.85% 41
North West +5 285 £40,250 +0.62% 69
West Midlands -15 205 £45,000 +5.88% 39
South West -27 184 £36,500 -8.75% 39
East Midlands +11 126 £40,000 - 21
North East +10 58 £49,500 +65.00% 15
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 4257 (57.43%) Microsoft
2 2945 (39.73%) SQL Server
3 2690 (36.29%) Windows
4 2619 (35.33%) SQL
5 2480 (33.45%) .NET
6 2150 (29.00%) MS Excel
7 2031 (27.40%) C#
8 1561 (21.06%) Active Directory
9 1513 (20.41%) Finance
10 1455 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
11 1394 (18.80%) ASP.NET
12 1287 (17.36%) SharePoint 2010
13 1224 (16.51%) SharePoint 2013
14 1210 (16.32%) VMware
15 1204 (16.24%) JavaScript
16 1198 (16.16%) HTML
17 1050 (14.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 1042 (14.06%) CSS
19 1023 (13.80%) Business Intelligence
20 998 (13.46%) MS Exchange
21 973 (13.13%) MS Office
22 972 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
23 961 (12.96%) ITIL
24 929 (12.53%) CRM
25 920 (12.41%) Windows Server 2008
26 905 (12.21%) Degree
27 877 (11.83%) Project Management
28 860 (11.60%) SQL Server 2008
29 821 (11.08%) MVC
30 810 (10.93%) VMware Infrastructure

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1287 (17.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 1224 (16.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 998 (13.46%) MS Exchange
4 652 (8.80%) IIS
5 627 (8.46%) Lync
6 472 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 419 (5.65%) BizTalk Server
8 290 (3.91%) SharePoint Server
9 245 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
10 227 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
11 183 (2.47%) CMS
12 135 (1.82%) Apache
13 125 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 118 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
15 113 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
16 102 (1.38%) Documentum
17 87 (1.17%) WebSphere
18 67 (0.90%) MS Project Server
19 51 (0.69%) Drupal
20 50 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2150 (29.00%) MS Excel
2 973 (13.13%) MS Office
3 295 (3.98%) MS Project
4 263 (3.55%) MS Visio
5 232 (3.13%) InfoPath
6 209 (2.82%) PowerPivot
7 203 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
8 24 (0.32%) Photoshop
9 19 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
10 17 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
11 11 (0.15%) SPSS
12 7 (0.094%) AutoCAD
13 5 (0.067%) SOLIDWORKS
14 4 (0.054%) Fireworks
15 3 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
15 3 (0.040%) Open Workbench
16 2 (0.027%) Acrobat
16 2 (0.027%) Final Cut Pro
16 2 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 1 (0.013%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 668 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 141 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
3 57 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
4 56 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
5 53 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
6 33 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
7 23 (0.31%) Agresso
8 20 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 19 (0.26%) Cognos Planning
10 18 (0.24%) SAP ERP
11 15 (0.20%) thinkFolio
11 15 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
12 12 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
13 11 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 10 (0.13%) Maximo
15 9 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
15 9 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
15 9 (0.12%) Tridion
16 8 (0.11%) Markit EDM
16 8 (0.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 798 (10.76%) Office 365
2 460 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 84 (1.13%) Yammer
5 76 (1.03%) SaaS
6 49 (0.66%) IaaS
7 39 (0.53%) PaaS
8 34 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (0.26%) Google Apps
10 17 (0.23%) Google Analytics
11 16 (0.22%) Mimecast
12 14 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
13 13 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.16%) Google App Engine
15 11 (0.15%) Amazon S3
16 10 (0.13%) OneDrive
17 6 (0.081%) IBM Blueworks
18 5 (0.067%) OpenShift
18 5 (0.067%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 581 (7.84%) DNS
2 552 (7.45%) SAN
3 532 (7.18%) Firewall
4 412 (5.56%) DHCP
5 334 (4.51%) Intranet
6 324 (4.37%) TCP/IP
7 316 (4.26%) LAN
8 315 (4.25%) WAN
9 297 (4.01%) Internet
10 181 (2.44%) VPN
11 149 (2.01%) Wireless
12 139 (1.88%) NAS
13 129 (1.74%) VoIP
14 91 (1.23%) VLAN
15 88 (1.19%) FTP
16 87 (1.17%) HTTP
16 87 (1.17%) SMTP
17 86 (1.16%) iSCSI
18 73 (0.98%) Network Security
19 68 (0.92%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2945 (39.73%) SQL Server
2 1050 (14.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 860 (11.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 784 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 613 (8.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 505 (6.81%) Data Warehouse
7 436 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 283 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 191 (2.58%) Relational Database
10 167 (2.25%) MySQL
11 143 (1.93%) QlikView
12 132 (1.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 131 (1.77%) OLAP
14 118 (1.59%) Microsoft Power View
15 96 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
16 93 (1.25%) PerformancePoint
17 77 (1.04%) MS Access
18 67 (0.90%) Oracle Database
19 61 (0.82%) EDRMS
20 58 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 698 (9.42%) Visual Studio
2 504 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 155 (2.09%) Subversion
4 151 (2.04%) NUnit
5 108 (1.46%) JIRA
6 82 (1.11%) Selenium
7 70 (0.94%) Moq
8 59 (0.80%) TeamCity
9 56 (0.76%) Jenkins
10 55 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
11 42 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
12 37 (0.50%) Git (software)
12 37 (0.50%) MSBuild
13 34 (0.46%) Eclipse
14 32 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
15 30 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 30 (0.40%) CruiseControl
16 29 (0.39%) SpecFlow
17 20 (0.27%) MSI
18 15 (0.20%) Hudson
General
1 1513 (20.41%) Finance
2 333 (4.49%) Banking
3 267 (3.60%) Retail
4 216 (2.91%) Legal
5 193 (2.60%) Advertising
5 193 (2.60%) Marketing
6 158 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 157 (2.12%) Law
8 120 (1.62%) Back Office
9 100 (1.35%) Investment Banking
10 78 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 76 (1.03%) Publishing
12 57 (0.77%) Billing
13 50 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 33 (0.45%) German Language
15 28 (0.38%) Front Office
15 28 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 27 (0.36%) Spanish Language
17 25 (0.34%) Electronics
17 25 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 2174 (29.33%) Developer
2 1158 (15.62%) Analyst
3 723 (9.75%) Consultant
4 627 (8.46%) Architect
5 566 (7.64%) .NET Developer
6 554 (7.47%) SharePoint Developer
7 390 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 372 (5.02%) Support Engineer
9 353 (4.76%) Administrator
10 351 (4.73%) Support Analyst
11 346 (4.67%) Project Manager
12 321 (4.33%) C# Developer
13 289 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 274 (3.70%) Business Analyst
15 266 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
16 265 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
17 237 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 230 (3.10%) SharePoint Consultant
19 219 (2.95%) Applications Support
20 217 (2.93%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2480 (33.45%) .NET
2 1394 (18.80%) ASP.NET
3 1198 (16.16%) HTML
4 1042 (14.06%) CSS
5 701 (9.46%) jQuery
6 643 (8.67%) .NET Framework
7 530 (7.15%) XML
8 524 (7.07%) WCF
9 505 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 444 (5.99%) Web Services
11 422 (5.69%) Ajax
12 373 (5.03%) HTML5
13 247 (3.33%) WPF
14 240 (3.24%) XSLT
15 197 (2.66%) Silverlight
16 190 (2.56%) Entity Framework
17 159 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 149 (2.01%) WinForms
19 144 (1.94%) LINQ
20 128 (1.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 724 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 388 (5.23%) Management Information System
3 312 (4.21%) Clustering
4 253 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 196 (2.64%) Replication
6 155 (2.09%) Blackberry
7 140 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 138 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 102 (1.38%) User Experience
10 95 (1.28%) Open Source
11 94 (1.27%) Statistics
12 72 (0.97%) Mathematics
13 70 (0.94%) N-Tier
14 66 (0.89%) Client/Server
15 62 (0.84%) Social Media
16 61 (0.82%) Visualisation
17 60 (0.81%) Data Integration
18 49 (0.66%) E-Learning
19 45 (0.61%) NHS
20 42 (0.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2690 (36.29%) Windows
2 920 (12.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 706 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 483 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 429 (5.79%) Windows 7
6 384 (5.18%) Linux
7 209 (2.82%) Windows 8
8 173 (2.33%) Windows XP
9 156 (2.10%) UNIX
10 95 (1.28%) Android
11 78 (1.05%) Apple iOS
12 60 (0.81%) Windows Vista
13 57 (0.77%) AIX
14 50 (0.67%) Solaris
15 45 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 43 (0.58%) Mac OS X
17 37 (0.50%) Ubuntu
18 27 (0.36%) CentOS
19 26 (0.35%) VMS
20 25 (0.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1455 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
2 1023 (13.80%) Business Intelligence
3 961 (12.96%) ITIL
4 929 (12.53%) CRM
5 877 (11.83%) Project Management
6 821 (11.08%) MVC
7 536 (7.23%) Scrum
8 477 (6.43%) PRINCE2
9 466 (6.29%) Migration
10 450 (6.07%) Workflow
11 344 (4.64%) Content Management
12 315 (4.25%) Change Management
13 308 (4.15%) Web Development
14 307 (4.14%) OO
15 302 (4.07%) ETL
16 301 (4.06%) Mentoring
17 300 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
18 299 (4.03%) Waterfall
19 271 (3.66%) TDD
20 257 (3.47%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2619 (35.33%) SQL
2 2031 (27.40%) C#
3 1204 (16.24%) JavaScript
4 642 (8.66%) T-SQL
5 572 (7.72%) PowerShell
6 273 (3.68%) Java
7 270 (3.64%) VB.NET
8 207 (2.79%) VB
9 204 (2.75%) VBA
10 153 (2.06%) PHP
11 129 (1.74%) PL/SQL
12 117 (1.58%) C
13 88 (1.19%) VBScript
14 83 (1.12%) C++
15 72 (0.97%) Python
16 55 (0.74%) Shell Script
17 44 (0.59%) Objective-C
18 42 (0.57%) VB6
18 42 (0.57%) Bash Shell
19 40 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 972 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 905 (12.21%) Degree
3 556 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 501 (6.76%) MCSE
5 425 (5.73%) SC Cleared
6 264 (3.56%) MCSA
7 251 (3.39%) MCP
8 241 (3.25%) MCITP
9 197 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
10 174 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 146 (1.97%) MCSD
12 142 (1.92%) CCNA
13 133 (1.79%) DV Cleared
14 112 (1.51%) Citrix Certification
15 110 (1.48%) MCTS
16 100 (1.35%) CCA
17 94 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
18 82 (1.11%) PMI Certification
19 71 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 59 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (4.55%) SLA
2 218 (2.94%) QA
3 71 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 68 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 25 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 19 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.24%) HL7
8 13 (0.18%) COBIT
9 12 (0.16%) Basel III
9 12 (0.16%) PCI DSS
9 12 (0.16%) Basel II
9 12 (0.16%) CRD IV
10 10 (0.13%) Solvency II
11 8 (0.11%) P3O
12 6 (0.081%) ISO 14001
13 5 (0.067%) ISO 9002
13 5 (0.067%) WCAG
13 5 (0.067%) WAI
13 5 (0.067%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.027%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1561 (21.06%) Active Directory
2 810 (10.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 618 (8.34%) Hyper-V
4 282 (3.80%) vSphere
5 165 (2.23%) XenApp
6 149 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
7 112 (1.51%) XenDesktop
8 90 (1.21%) Terminal Services
9 80 (1.08%) VMware ESX
10 64 (0.86%) XenServer
11 59 (0.80%) ISA Server
12 45 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
13 43 (0.58%) vCloud
14 29 (0.39%) Terminal Server
14 29 (0.39%) NFS
15 23 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
16 22 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 19 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
18 17 (0.23%) Varnish
19 14 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 415 (5.60%) SCCM
2 233 (3.14%) SCOM
3 130 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 83 (1.12%) Nagios
5 61 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
6 60 (0.81%) WSUS
7 59 (0.80%) NetBackup
8 39 (0.53%) Windows Intune
9 37 (0.50%) OpenView
9 37 (0.50%) Tivoli
10 30 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 28 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 27 (0.36%) Puppet
13 24 (0.32%) Opsview
14 21 (0.28%) WMI
15 20 (0.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 20 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
16 19 (0.26%) SCVMM
17 18 (0.24%) ARCserve
17 18 (0.24%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4257 (57.43%) Microsoft
2 1210 (16.32%) VMware
3 758 (10.23%) Oracle
4 626 (8.44%) Citrix
5 593 (8.00%) Cisco
6 427 (5.76%) HP
7 329 (4.44%) SAP
8 221 (2.98%) IBM
9 190 (2.56%) Dell
10 183 (2.47%) EMC
11 165 (2.23%) NetApp
12 147 (1.98%) Cognos
13 145 (1.96%) Symantec
14 128 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
15 122 (1.65%) Remedy
16 105 (1.42%) Veeam
17 101 (1.36%) Business Objects
18 88 (1.19%) Tableau
19 84 (1.13%) Adobe
20 79 (1.07%) CheckPoint
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £36250.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + 10.5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £34000 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Winshuttle
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