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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 70 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 3564 4303 4803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.53% 4.10% 4.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.99% 19.45% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 3635 4117
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
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
20974 22118 21267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.79% 21.06% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17625 18242 18117
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 £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 30 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 30 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 -23 1402 £52,500 +5.00% 201
South East -6 754 £45,000 +5.88% 115
Yorkshire +11 327 £36,000 +2.85% 47
East of England -1 325 £40,000 - 36
North West +10 295 £41,500 +3.75% 70
West Midlands -17 214 £47,500 +11.76% 45
South West -24 171 £37,500 - 38
East Midlands -7 107 £40,000 - 27
North East +17 59 £52,500 +68.00% 12
Midlands +6 2 £60,000 +20.00%
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 4451 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 3016 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 2716 (35.24%) SQL
4 2704 (35.08%) Windows
5 2603 (33.77%) .NET
6 2203 (28.58%) MS Excel
7 2177 (28.24%) C#
8 1601 (20.77%) Active Directory
9 1576 (20.45%) Finance
10 1548 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
11 1543 (20.02%) ASP.NET
12 1380 (17.90%) SharePoint 2010
13 1359 (17.63%) JavaScript
14 1333 (17.29%) HTML
15 1266 (16.42%) SharePoint 2013
16 1214 (15.75%) VMware
17 1175 (15.24%) CSS
18 1109 (14.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 1069 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
20 1016 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
21 997 (12.93%) MS Exchange
22 982 (12.74%) CRM
23 965 (12.52%) MS Office
24 953 (12.36%) ITIL
25 901 (11.69%) Degree
26 896 (11.62%) Windows Server 2008
27 892 (11.57%) SQL Server 2008
28 865 (11.22%) MVC
29 852 (11.05%) Project Management
30 825 (10.70%) SQL Server Integration Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 1380 (17.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 1266 (16.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 997 (12.93%) MS Exchange
4 665 (8.63%) IIS
5 655 (8.50%) Lync
6 465 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 419 (5.44%) BizTalk Server
8 316 (4.10%) SharePoint Server
9 228 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 222 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
11 183 (2.37%) CMS
12 144 (1.87%) Apache
13 136 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 108 (1.40%) Office Communications Server
15 106 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
16 104 (1.35%) Documentum
17 84 (1.09%) MS Project Server
18 83 (1.08%) WebSphere
19 51 (0.66%) SAS
20 50 (0.65%) Drupal
Applications
1 2203 (28.58%) MS Excel
2 965 (12.52%) MS Office
3 299 (3.88%) MS Project
4 255 (3.31%) InfoPath
5 245 (3.18%) MS Visio
6 222 (2.88%) PowerPivot
7 217 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
8 24 (0.31%) Photoshop
9 23 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
10 19 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
11 10 (0.13%) SPSS
12 6 (0.078%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.052%) Fireworks
14 3 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
14 3 (0.039%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.026%) Final Cut Pro
15 2 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 1 (0.013%) Windchill
16 1 (0.013%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.013%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 695 (9.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 151 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
3 60 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
4 55 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
5 52 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 42 (0.54%) Agresso
7 30 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
8 22 (0.29%) thinkFolio
9 20 (0.26%) Cognos Planning
10 16 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 15 (0.19%) Google Analytics
12 14 (0.18%) Maximo
12 14 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 13 (0.17%) SalesLogix
14 12 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
14 12 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
15 11 (0.14%) Markit EDM
15 11 (0.14%) SAP ERP
16 9 (0.12%) Tridion
16 9 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 743 (9.64%) Office 365
2 465 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (1.14%) Yammer
4 54 (0.70%) SaaS
5 47 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (0.53%) IaaS
7 34 (0.44%) PaaS
8 31 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (0.26%) Google Apps
10 8 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.091%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.078%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.078%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.065%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.065%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.065%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.039%) IBM Blueworks
14 3 (0.039%) GitHub
15 1 (0.013%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 565 (7.33%) SAN
2 554 (7.19%) DNS
3 510 (6.62%) Firewall
4 390 (5.06%) DHCP
5 376 (4.88%) Intranet
6 347 (4.50%) Internet
7 330 (4.28%) WAN
8 324 (4.20%) LAN
8 324 (4.20%) TCP/IP
9 186 (2.41%) VPN
10 151 (1.96%) Wireless
11 135 (1.75%) NAS
12 120 (1.56%) VoIP
13 94 (1.22%) VLAN
14 93 (1.21%) FTP
15 81 (1.05%) iSCSI
16 79 (1.02%) SMTP
17 76 (0.99%) Extranet
18 73 (0.95%) HTTP
18 73 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3016 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 1109 (14.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 892 (11.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 825 (10.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 653 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 498 (6.46%) Data Warehouse
7 448 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 321 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 192 (2.49%) Relational Database
10 149 (1.93%) MySQL
11 141 (1.83%) QlikView
12 131 (1.70%) OLAP
13 130 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 120 (1.56%) Microsoft Power View
15 95 (1.23%) PerformancePoint
16 91 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
17 86 (1.12%) MS Access
18 71 (0.92%) Oracle Database
19 65 (0.84%) EDRMS
20 62 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 740 (9.60%) Visual Studio
2 521 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 168 (2.18%) Subversion
4 159 (2.06%) NUnit
5 106 (1.38%) JIRA
6 73 (0.95%) Selenium
7 65 (0.84%) TeamCity
8 63 (0.82%) Moq
9 62 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
10 48 (0.62%) Jenkins
11 45 (0.58%) MSBuild
12 42 (0.54%) Git (software)
13 39 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
14 27 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 27 (0.35%) Eclipse
15 23 (0.30%) CruiseControl
16 22 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
17 20 (0.26%) MSTest
18 19 (0.25%) SpecFlow
19 18 (0.23%) MSI
General
1 1576 (20.45%) Finance
2 312 (4.05%) Banking
3 249 (3.23%) Retail
4 224 (2.91%) Legal
5 204 (2.65%) Advertising
6 185 (2.40%) Marketing
7 175 (2.27%) Telecoms
8 148 (1.92%) Law
9 132 (1.71%) Back Office
10 89 (1.15%) Investment Banking
11 88 (1.14%) Publishing
12 80 (1.04%) Manufacturing
13 49 (0.64%) Billing
14 47 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 36 (0.47%) Front Office
16 32 (0.42%) German Language
17 30 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 25 (0.32%) Spanish Language
19 24 (0.31%) French Language
19 24 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2333 (30.27%) Developer
2 1172 (15.20%) Analyst
3 749 (9.72%) Consultant
4 637 (8.26%) Architect
5 629 (8.16%) SharePoint Developer
6 618 (8.02%) .NET Developer
7 405 (5.25%) Senior Developer
8 383 (4.97%) Support Analyst
9 372 (4.83%) Administrator
10 370 (4.80%) Support Engineer
11 360 (4.67%) C# Developer
12 339 (4.40%) Project Manager
13 298 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
14 273 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 269 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
16 251 (3.26%) SharePoint Consultant
17 245 (3.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 245 (3.18%) Business Analyst
18 237 (3.07%) Applications Support
19 202 (2.62%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2603 (33.77%) .NET
2 1543 (20.02%) ASP.NET
3 1333 (17.29%) HTML
4 1175 (15.24%) CSS
5 801 (10.39%) jQuery
6 678 (8.80%) .NET Framework
7 563 (7.30%) WCF
8 556 (7.21%) XML
9 530 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 491 (6.37%) Ajax
11 469 (6.08%) Web Services
12 400 (5.19%) HTML5
13 289 (3.75%) WPF
14 242 (3.14%) XSLT
15 205 (2.66%) Silverlight
16 187 (2.43%) Entity Framework
17 178 (2.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 165 (2.14%) CSS3
19 159 (2.06%) WinForms
20 148 (1.92%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 718 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
2 407 (5.28%) Management Information System
3 307 (3.98%) Clustering
4 256 (3.32%) Computer Science
5 190 (2.46%) Replication
6 174 (2.26%) Blackberry
7 138 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 136 (1.76%) Mobile App
9 118 (1.53%) User Experience
10 92 (1.19%) Statistics
11 90 (1.17%) Open Source
12 78 (1.01%) N-Tier
13 73 (0.95%) Mathematics
14 66 (0.86%) Client/Server
15 64 (0.83%) Social Media
16 60 (0.78%) Data Integration
16 60 (0.78%) Visualisation
17 57 (0.74%) E-Learning
18 55 (0.71%) NHS
19 44 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2704 (35.08%) Windows
2 896 (11.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 683 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 478 (6.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 453 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 370 (4.80%) Linux
7 223 (2.89%) Windows 8
8 183 (2.37%) Windows XP
9 160 (2.08%) UNIX
10 102 (1.32%) Android
11 78 (1.01%) Apple iOS
12 65 (0.84%) Windows Vista
13 55 (0.71%) AIX
14 49 (0.64%) Solaris
15 41 (0.53%) Mac OS X
16 38 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 35 (0.45%) Ubuntu
18 26 (0.34%) VMS
18 26 (0.34%) CentOS
19 25 (0.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1548 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1069 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
3 982 (12.74%) CRM
4 953 (12.36%) ITIL
5 865 (11.22%) MVC
6 852 (11.05%) Project Management
7 556 (7.21%) Scrum
8 472 (6.12%) Workflow
9 470 (6.10%) Migration
10 451 (5.85%) PRINCE2
11 372 (4.83%) Web Development
12 366 (4.75%) OO
13 364 (4.72%) Content Management
14 317 (4.11%) Mentoring
15 315 (4.09%) Change Management
16 307 (3.98%) Waterfall
17 304 (3.94%) ETL
18 296 (3.84%) Stakeholder Management
19 293 (3.80%) TDD
20 262 (3.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2716 (35.24%) SQL
2 2177 (28.24%) C#
3 1359 (17.63%) JavaScript
4 709 (9.20%) T-SQL
5 611 (7.93%) PowerShell
6 270 (3.50%) Java
7 269 (3.49%) VB.NET
8 224 (2.91%) VB
9 219 (2.84%) VBA
10 156 (2.02%) PHP
11 125 (1.62%) C
12 123 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 100 (1.30%) VBScript
14 81 (1.05%) C++
15 71 (0.92%) Python
16 55 (0.71%) Shell Script
17 51 (0.66%) Bash Shell
18 43 (0.56%) VB6
19 41 (0.53%) Objective-C
20 40 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1016 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 901 (11.69%) Degree
3 574 (7.45%) Security Cleared
4 514 (6.67%) MCSE
5 442 (5.73%) SC Cleared
6 284 (3.68%) MCSA
7 275 (3.57%) MCP
8 248 (3.22%) MCITP
9 203 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
10 173 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 155 (2.01%) MCSD
12 144 (1.87%) CCNA
13 127 (1.65%) DV Cleared
14 123 (1.60%) MCTS
15 119 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
16 103 (1.34%) CCA
17 76 (0.99%) PMI Certification
18 71 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 68 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
20 60 (0.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 333 (4.32%) SLA
2 212 (2.75%) QA
3 79 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 77 (1.00%) ISO 9001
5 29 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.23%) HL7
7 17 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.14%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.14%) COBIT
9 10 (0.13%) Solvency II
10 9 (0.12%) P3O
11 8 (0.10%) CRD IV
11 8 (0.10%) Basel III
11 8 (0.10%) Basel II
12 5 (0.065%) WCAG
12 5 (0.065%) WAI
13 4 (0.052%) FATCA
14 3 (0.039%) PMBOK
14 3 (0.039%) ISO 14001
14 3 (0.039%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 1601 (20.77%) Active Directory
2 807 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 597 (7.75%) Hyper-V
4 288 (3.74%) vSphere
5 174 (2.26%) XenApp
6 158 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
7 113 (1.47%) XenDesktop
8 94 (1.22%) VMware ESX
9 88 (1.14%) Terminal Services
10 72 (0.93%) ISA Server
11 65 (0.84%) XenServer
12 50 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
13 41 (0.53%) vCloud
14 29 (0.38%) Terminal Server
15 25 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
16 24 (0.31%) NFS
17 21 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 21 (0.27%) UAG
18 20 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
19 18 (0.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 402 (5.22%) SCCM
2 247 (3.20%) SCOM
3 119 (1.54%) Backup Exec
4 91 (1.18%) Nagios
5 65 (0.84%) NetBackup
6 59 (0.77%) WSUS
7 58 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
8 49 (0.64%) OpenView
9 39 (0.51%) Windows Intune
10 35 (0.45%) Tivoli
11 31 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 29 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 28 (0.36%) SCVMM
14 26 (0.34%) Puppet
15 25 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
16 24 (0.31%) Opsview
17 23 (0.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 21 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 21 (0.27%) WMI
19 20 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4451 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 1214 (15.75%) VMware
3 764 (9.91%) Oracle
4 684 (8.87%) Citrix
5 587 (7.62%) Cisco
6 426 (5.53%) HP
7 327 (4.24%) SAP
8 208 (2.70%) IBM
9 193 (2.50%) Dell
10 192 (2.49%) EMC
11 159 (2.06%) NetApp
12 156 (2.02%) Cognos
13 135 (1.75%) Symantec
13 135 (1.75%) Remedy
14 129 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
15 116 (1.50%) Veeam
16 108 (1.40%) Business Objects
17 96 (1.25%) Tableau
18 92 (1.19%) Adobe
19 77 (1.00%) Juniper
London
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum pension, bonus, private healthcare ,
Posted: 44 minutes ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £57500 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension, Home based!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum (dependant upon experience)
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Centric Resource
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Excellent Company Benefits. inc. Bupa Healthca
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary dependant upon experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago