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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 71 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 3632 4107 4794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.65% 4.13% 4.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.39% 19.69% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3080 3510 4140
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £62,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
20891 20860 21169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.00% 20.98% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17658 17164 18154
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -15 1465 £50,000 - 219
South East +7 804 £45,000 +12.50% 114
Yorkshire -6 305 £35,000 - 48
East of England -2 301 £40,750 +1.87% 47
North West +9 287 £40,000 +6.66% 62
West Midlands -18 224 £47,500 +11.76% 62
South West -25 183 £37,500 - 39
East Midlands -8 87 £39,250 -1.87% 20
North East +11 64 £52,500 +61.53% 9
Midlands -8 2 £60,000 +20.00%
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 4714 (57.86%) Microsoft
2 3225 (39.59%) SQL Server
3 2855 (35.04%) SQL
4 2824 (34.66%) .NET
5 2808 (34.47%) Windows
6 2349 (28.83%) C#
7 2326 (28.55%) MS Excel
8 1702 (20.89%) ASP.NET
9 1660 (20.38%) Finance
10 1659 (20.36%) Active Directory
11 1630 (20.01%) Agile Software Development
12 1534 (18.83%) SharePoint 2010
13 1452 (17.82%) JavaScript
14 1394 (17.11%) HTML
15 1339 (16.44%) SharePoint 2013
16 1241 (15.23%) CSS
17 1214 (14.90%) VMware
18 1202 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 1157 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
20 1070 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
21 1029 (12.63%) MS Exchange
22 1020 (12.52%) CRM
23 1009 (12.38%) ITIL
24 1006 (12.35%) MS Office
25 972 (11.93%) SQL Server 2008
26 935 (11.48%) Degree
27 928 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 912 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
29 888 (10.90%) MVC
30 853 (10.47%) Project Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1534 (18.83%) SharePoint 2010
2 1339 (16.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 1029 (12.63%) MS Exchange
4 745 (9.14%) IIS
5 688 (8.44%) Lync
6 480 (5.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 429 (5.27%) BizTalk Server
8 381 (4.68%) SharePoint Server
9 268 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 234 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
11 191 (2.34%) CMS
12 170 (2.09%) Apache
13 134 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 116 (1.42%) MS Project Server
15 103 (1.26%) Office Communications Server
16 101 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
17 95 (1.17%) Documentum
18 68 (0.83%) WebSphere
19 58 (0.71%) SAS
20 51 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2326 (28.55%) MS Excel
2 1006 (12.35%) MS Office
3 322 (3.95%) MS Project
4 273 (3.35%) PowerPivot
5 260 (3.19%) MS Visio
6 259 (3.18%) InfoPath
7 243 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
8 24 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
9 23 (0.28%) Photoshop
10 17 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
11 10 (0.12%) SPSS
12 6 (0.074%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.049%) Fireworks
14 3 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
15 2 (0.025%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.025%) Final Cut Pro
16 1 (0.012%) Windchill
16 1 (0.012%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.012%) RoboHelp
16 1 (0.012%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 704 (8.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 156 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
3 64 (0.79%) Dynamics GP
4 59 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
5 53 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
6 42 (0.52%) Agresso
7 27 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
7 27 (0.33%) thinkFolio
8 20 (0.25%) Cognos Planning
8 20 (0.25%) Markit EDM
9 19 (0.23%) SalesLogix
9 19 (0.23%) Maximo
10 18 (0.22%) Google Analytics
11 17 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 13 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
12 13 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 10 (0.12%) Tridion
14 9 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
14 9 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
15 8 (0.098%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 755 (9.27%) Office 365
2 445 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (1.07%) Yammer
4 42 (0.52%) IaaS
4 42 (0.52%) SaaS
5 39 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 38 (0.47%) PaaS
7 36 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (0.21%) Google Apps
9 7 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.061%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.061%) CloudFront
10 5 (0.061%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.037%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.037%) GitHub
12 2 (0.025%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.012%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 569 (6.98%) SAN
2 536 (6.58%) DNS
3 527 (6.47%) Firewall
4 386 (4.74%) Intranet
5 381 (4.68%) DHCP
6 379 (4.65%) Internet
7 326 (4.00%) WAN
8 320 (3.93%) LAN
9 284 (3.49%) TCP/IP
10 221 (2.71%) VPN
11 141 (1.73%) VoIP
12 140 (1.72%) Wireless
12 140 (1.72%) NAS
13 100 (1.23%) FTP
14 93 (1.14%) VLAN
15 92 (1.13%) Extranet
16 77 (0.95%) IP Telephony
17 75 (0.92%) Network Security
18 74 (0.91%) iSCSI
19 69 (0.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3225 (39.59%) SQL Server
2 1202 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 972 (11.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 928 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 728 (8.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 522 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
7 474 (5.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 361 (4.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 198 (2.43%) Relational Database
10 160 (1.96%) OLAP
11 150 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 146 (1.79%) QlikView
13 137 (1.68%) MySQL
14 132 (1.62%) Microsoft Power View
15 124 (1.52%) PerformancePoint
16 106 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
17 105 (1.29%) MS Access
18 77 (0.95%) EDRMS
19 72 (0.88%) Oracle Database
20 69 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 744 (9.13%) Visual Studio
2 541 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 183 (2.25%) Subversion
4 160 (1.96%) NUnit
5 112 (1.37%) JIRA
6 73 (0.90%) TeamCity
7 71 (0.87%) Selenium
8 66 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
9 64 (0.79%) Moq
10 49 (0.60%) Jenkins
11 48 (0.59%) Git (software)
12 45 (0.55%) MSBuild
13 31 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
14 28 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 27 (0.33%) MSTest
16 24 (0.29%) WiX
16 24 (0.29%) NuGet
16 24 (0.29%) Ranorex
17 23 (0.28%) Eclipse
18 18 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1660 (20.38%) Finance
2 316 (3.88%) Banking
3 225 (2.76%) Legal
4 224 (2.75%) Advertising
5 221 (2.71%) Retail
6 194 (2.38%) Marketing
7 190 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 158 (1.94%) Law
9 144 (1.77%) Back Office
10 99 (1.22%) Publishing
11 90 (1.10%) Investment Banking
12 76 (0.93%) Manufacturing
13 52 (0.64%) Front Office
14 43 (0.53%) Billing
15 39 (0.48%) Financial Institution
16 34 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
17 30 (0.37%) German Language
18 29 (0.36%) Local Government
19 26 (0.32%) Electronics
20 25 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2555 (31.36%) Developer
2 1242 (15.24%) Analyst
3 771 (9.46%) Consultant
4 749 (9.19%) SharePoint Developer
5 665 (8.16%) .NET Developer
6 628 (7.71%) Architect
7 411 (5.04%) Senior Developer
8 406 (4.98%) Administrator
9 397 (4.87%) Support Analyst
10 385 (4.73%) C# Developer
11 374 (4.59%) Support Engineer
12 334 (4.10%) Project Manager
13 315 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
14 289 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 276 (3.39%) Applications Support
16 269 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 268 (3.29%) SharePoint Consultant
18 259 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
19 248 (3.04%) Business Analyst
20 214 (2.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2824 (34.66%) .NET
2 1702 (20.89%) ASP.NET
3 1394 (17.11%) HTML
4 1241 (15.23%) CSS
5 823 (10.10%) jQuery
6 723 (8.87%) .NET Framework
7 592 (7.27%) WCF
8 587 (7.21%) XML
9 545 (6.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 527 (6.47%) Ajax
11 501 (6.15%) Web Services
12 414 (5.08%) HTML5
13 322 (3.95%) WPF
14 245 (3.01%) XSLT
15 211 (2.59%) Silverlight
16 195 (2.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 191 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 178 (2.18%) CSS3
19 173 (2.12%) WinForms
20 163 (2.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 719 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 408 (5.01%) Management Information System
3 321 (3.94%) Clustering
4 280 (3.44%) Computer Science
5 184 (2.26%) Replication
6 182 (2.23%) Blackberry
7 136 (1.67%) User Experience
8 131 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 128 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 99 (1.22%) Statistics
11 90 (1.10%) N-Tier
12 84 (1.03%) Open Source
13 78 (0.96%) Mathematics
14 76 (0.93%) Data Integration
15 75 (0.92%) Client/Server
16 66 (0.81%) Visualisation
17 63 (0.77%) Social Media
18 58 (0.71%) NHS
18 58 (0.71%) E-Learning
19 56 (0.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2808 (34.47%) Windows
2 912 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 681 (8.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 498 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 464 (5.70%) Windows 7
6 344 (4.22%) Linux
7 245 (3.01%) Windows 8
8 185 (2.27%) Windows XP
9 158 (1.94%) UNIX
10 122 (1.50%) Android
11 85 (1.04%) Apple iOS
12 69 (0.85%) Windows Vista
13 57 (0.70%) AIX
14 49 (0.60%) Solaris
15 39 (0.48%) Mac OS X
16 30 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 28 (0.34%) Ubuntu
18 24 (0.29%) HPUX
19 23 (0.28%) CentOS
20 21 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1630 (20.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1157 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
3 1020 (12.52%) CRM
4 1009 (12.38%) ITIL
5 888 (10.90%) MVC
6 853 (10.47%) Project Management
7 582 (7.14%) Scrum
8 493 (6.05%) Migration
9 464 (5.70%) Workflow
10 434 (5.33%) PRINCE2
11 396 (4.86%) OO
12 373 (4.58%) Web Development
13 358 (4.39%) Content Management
14 332 (4.08%) Mentoring
15 331 (4.06%) Change Management
16 319 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
17 318 (3.90%) ETL
18 315 (3.87%) Waterfall
19 295 (3.62%) TDD
20 274 (3.36%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2855 (35.04%) SQL
2 2349 (28.83%) C#
3 1452 (17.82%) JavaScript
4 777 (9.54%) T-SQL
5 675 (8.29%) PowerShell
6 317 (3.89%) VB.NET
7 261 (3.20%) Java
8 256 (3.14%) VB
9 238 (2.92%) VBA
10 145 (1.78%) PHP
11 133 (1.63%) C
12 114 (1.40%) VBScript
13 111 (1.36%) PL/SQL
14 76 (0.93%) C++
15 66 (0.81%) Python
16 58 (0.71%) Bash Shell
17 54 (0.66%) VB6
18 52 (0.64%) Shell Script
19 42 (0.52%) Perl
20 36 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1070 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 935 (11.48%) Degree
3 592 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 526 (6.46%) MCSE
5 462 (5.67%) SC Cleared
6 297 (3.65%) MCP
7 286 (3.51%) MCSA
8 263 (3.23%) MCITP
9 200 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
10 172 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 160 (1.96%) MCSD
12 142 (1.74%) CCNA
13 137 (1.68%) MCTS
14 133 (1.63%) VCP4
15 124 (1.52%) DV Cleared
16 114 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
17 99 (1.22%) CCA
18 80 (0.98%) PMI Certification
19 69 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
20 64 (0.79%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 319 (3.92%) SLA
2 211 (2.59%) QA
3 88 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 72 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.22%) HL7
7 13 (0.16%) Solvency II
8 12 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 11 (0.14%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.086%) P3O
10 7 (0.086%) COBIT
11 5 (0.061%) WCAG
11 5 (0.061%) WAI
12 4 (0.049%) Basel II
12 4 (0.049%) Basel III
12 4 (0.049%) FATCA
12 4 (0.049%) CRD IV
13 3 (0.037%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.037%) MiFID
13 3 (0.037%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 1659 (20.36%) Active Directory
2 797 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 584 (7.17%) Hyper-V
4 293 (3.60%) vSphere
5 184 (2.26%) XenApp
6 153 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
7 110 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 99 (1.22%) Terminal Services
8 99 (1.22%) VMware ESX
9 93 (1.14%) ISA Server
10 58 (0.71%) XenServer
11 47 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
12 37 (0.45%) UAG
12 37 (0.45%) vCloud
13 28 (0.34%) Terminal Server
14 24 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
15 21 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 20 (0.25%) NFS
17 19 (0.23%) Xen
18 17 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 391 (4.80%) SCCM
2 265 (3.25%) SCOM
3 112 (1.37%) Backup Exec
4 91 (1.12%) Nagios
5 82 (1.01%) NetBackup
6 65 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
7 56 (0.69%) OpenView
8 47 (0.58%) WSUS
9 41 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 40 (0.49%) Windows Intune
11 34 (0.42%) SCVMM
12 31 (0.38%) Tivoli
13 29 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
14 27 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 27 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
15 25 (0.31%) Puppet
16 23 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 22 (0.27%) Opsview
18 21 (0.26%) WMI
19 19 (0.23%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4714 (57.86%) Microsoft
2 1214 (14.90%) VMware
3 774 (9.50%) Oracle
4 705 (8.65%) Citrix
5 588 (7.22%) Cisco
6 425 (5.22%) HP
7 307 (3.77%) SAP
8 212 (2.60%) EMC
9 196 (2.41%) Dell
10 194 (2.38%) IBM
11 163 (2.00%) Cognos
11 163 (2.00%) NetApp
12 142 (1.74%) Remedy
13 130 (1.60%) Symantec
14 125 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
15 114 (1.40%) Veeam
16 105 (1.29%) Tableau
17 103 (1.26%) Business Objects
18 82 (1.01%) Adobe
18 82 (1.01%) Sage
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £57500.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 44 minutes ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k plus Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greater Manchester
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k + Excellen OTE Bonus & B
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Telford, Shropshire
e-know.net
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 42,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago