The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 60 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 4408 4295 4977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.03% 4.22% 4.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.05% 20.76% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3624 3713 4442
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23145 20687 22724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.15% 20.32% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19278 17594 19609
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 £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SharePoint
UK

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -5 1889 £52,500 +10.52% 191
South East 0 938 £42,500 +6.25% 122
East of England -16 343 £45,000 +12.50% 42
West Midlands +9 308 £37,500 -11.76% 44
North West -7 293 £37,500 - 37
Yorkshire -6 245 £36,500 +14.96% 46
South West -5 225 £36,500 -5.19% 47
East Midlands +27 117 £39,000 +11.42% 29
North East -12 34 £40,000 +1.26% 20
Midlands +19 7 £40,000 -27.27%
South Coast - 4 £47,500 -
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4939 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 3624 (40.95%) .NET
3 3467 (39.18%) SQL Server
4 3041 (34.37%) SQL
5 2858 (32.30%) C#
6 2722 (30.76%) Windows
7 2506 (28.32%) MS Excel
8 2045 (23.11%) ASP.NET
9 1731 (19.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 1713 (19.36%) HTML
11 1656 (18.71%) Finance
12 1576 (17.81%) Active Directory
13 1475 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
14 1428 (16.14%) JavaScript
15 1371 (15.49%) CSS
16 1181 (13.35%) VMware
17 1157 (13.07%) CRM
18 1149 (12.98%) Microsoft Certification
19 1140 (12.88%) MS Exchange
20 1121 (12.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 1072 (12.11%) Degree
22 989 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
23 986 (11.14%) ITIL
23 986 (11.14%) Project Management
24 942 (10.65%) jQuery
25 932 (10.53%) MS Office
26 906 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
27 900 (10.17%) Visual Studio
28 867 (9.80%) XML
29 854 (9.65%) SQL Server 2008

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1731 (19.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1475 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1140 (12.88%) MS Exchange
4 708 (8.00%) IIS
5 610 (6.89%) Lync
6 593 (6.70%) SharePoint Server
7 587 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 524 (5.92%) BizTalk Server
9 345 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 296 (3.35%) CMS
11 256 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
12 143 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
13 130 (1.47%) Apache
14 129 (1.46%) Drupal
15 126 (1.42%) MS Project Server
16 120 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 114 (1.29%) Umbraco
18 107 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
19 78 (0.88%) Tomcat
20 73 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2506 (28.32%) MS Excel
2 932 (10.53%) MS Office
3 334 (3.77%) MS Project
4 277 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 249 (2.81%) InfoPath
6 232 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
7 110 (1.24%) PowerPivot
8 61 (0.69%) Photoshop
9 17 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
10 14 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
11 11 (0.12%) FastStats
12 9 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
13 8 (0.090%) DOC1
13 8 (0.090%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.034%) Fireworks
14 3 (0.034%) SPSS
15 2 (0.023%) InDesign
15 2 (0.023%) PaintShop Pro
15 2 (0.023%) RoboHelp
16 1 (0.011%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 779 (8.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 200 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
3 65 (0.73%) Dynamics GP
4 45 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 35 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
6 32 (0.36%) Visualfiles
7 31 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 27 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
9 25 (0.28%) Markit EDM
10 21 (0.24%) SAP Business One
11 17 (0.19%) SAP ERP
12 15 (0.17%) Google Analytics
12 15 (0.17%) Maximo
13 12 (0.14%) Agresso
13 12 (0.14%) Tridion
14 10 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 10 (0.11%) SalesLogix
15 8 (0.090%) Summit
15 8 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
16 7 (0.079%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 585 (6.61%) Office 365
2 229 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 116 (1.31%) SaaS
4 48 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 42 (0.47%) IaaS
6 38 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (0.28%) PaaS
8 11 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.10%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.045%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (0.045%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.034%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.023%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.023%) GitHub
12 2 (0.023%) Force.com
12 2 (0.023%) Heroku
12 2 (0.023%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 646 (7.30%) SAN
2 557 (6.29%) DNS
3 504 (5.70%) Firewall
4 471 (5.32%) Intranet
5 370 (4.18%) DHCP
6 364 (4.11%) TCP/IP
7 332 (3.75%) LAN
8 323 (3.65%) WAN
9 316 (3.57%) Internet
10 260 (2.94%) VPN
11 160 (1.81%) NAS
12 133 (1.50%) Extranet
13 125 (1.41%) VoIP
14 121 (1.37%) Wireless
15 96 (1.08%) VLAN
16 94 (1.06%) HTTP
17 90 (1.02%) SSL
18 76 (0.86%) iSCSI
19 75 (0.85%) FTP
20 64 (0.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3467 (39.18%) SQL Server
2 1121 (12.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 854 (9.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 835 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 592 (6.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 439 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 437 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
8 400 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 217 (2.45%) Relational Database
10 166 (1.88%) MySQL
11 145 (1.64%) OLAP
12 144 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 120 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
14 106 (1.20%) MS Access
15 104 (1.18%) QlikView
16 98 (1.11%) Oracle Database
17 61 (0.69%) DTS
18 58 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
19 57 (0.64%) PerformancePoint
20 47 (0.53%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 900 (10.17%) Visual Studio
2 649 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 225 (2.54%) Subversion
4 133 (1.50%) JIRA
5 88 (0.99%) NUnit
6 73 (0.82%) Git (software)
7 68 (0.77%) Moq
8 47 (0.53%) Eclipse
9 44 (0.50%) MSBuild
10 43 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
11 39 (0.44%) ReSharper
12 38 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
13 36 (0.41%) TeamCity
14 35 (0.40%) Selenium
15 31 (0.35%) CruiseControl
16 30 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
17 29 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 29 (0.33%) LoadRunner
18 27 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
19 26 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1656 (18.71%) Finance
2 362 (4.09%) Banking
3 292 (3.30%) Marketing
4 227 (2.57%) Legal
5 218 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 211 (2.38%) Advertising
7 205 (2.32%) Retail
8 163 (1.84%) Publishing
9 157 (1.77%) Law
10 113 (1.28%) Investment Banking
11 108 (1.22%) Back Office
12 84 (0.95%) Manufacturing
13 54 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 54 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 40 (0.45%) Billing
15 34 (0.38%) French Language
16 28 (0.32%) Games
17 24 (0.27%) German Language
17 24 (0.27%) Spanish Language
18 21 (0.24%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 3067 (34.66%) Developer
2 1404 (15.87%) Analyst
3 1037 (11.72%) SharePoint Developer
4 802 (9.06%) .NET Developer
5 766 (8.66%) Consultant
6 664 (7.50%) Architect
7 477 (5.39%) Administrator
8 464 (5.24%) C# Developer
9 450 (5.09%) Senior Developer
10 399 (4.51%) Support Analyst
11 388 (4.38%) Support Engineer
12 372 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
13 358 (4.05%) Project Manager
14 351 (3.97%) Business Analyst
15 296 (3.35%) SharePoint Consultant
16 259 (2.93%) Applications Support
17 249 (2.81%) ASP.NET Developer
18 241 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 234 (2.64%) SharePoint Administrator
20 226 (2.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3624 (40.95%) .NET
2 2045 (23.11%) ASP.NET
3 1713 (19.36%) HTML
4 1371 (15.49%) CSS
5 942 (10.65%) jQuery
6 867 (9.80%) XML
7 751 (8.49%) Web Services
8 746 (8.43%) .NET Framework
9 719 (8.13%) WCF
10 524 (5.92%) HTML5
11 489 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 471 (5.32%) Ajax
13 377 (4.26%) WPF
14 281 (3.18%) SOAP
15 253 (2.86%) CSS3
16 247 (2.79%) XSLT
16 247 (2.79%) Silverlight
17 222 (2.51%) LINQ
18 202 (2.28%) WinForms
19 179 (2.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 328 (3.71%) Management Information System
2 261 (2.95%) Computer Science
3 227 (2.57%) Clustering
4 212 (2.40%) Blackberry
5 154 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 152 (1.72%) Open Source
7 136 (1.54%) Replication
8 127 (1.44%) Social Media
9 101 (1.14%) Mobile App
10 100 (1.13%) N-Tier
11 83 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 72 (0.81%) iPhone
12 72 (0.81%) Kindle
13 62 (0.70%) Mathematics
14 61 (0.69%) Statistics
15 58 (0.66%) PKI
16 54 (0.61%) E-Learning
17 52 (0.59%) Taxonomies
18 49 (0.55%) Visualisation
19 47 (0.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2722 (30.76%) Windows
2 989 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 568 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 509 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 455 (5.14%) Windows 7
6 389 (4.40%) Linux
7 240 (2.71%) Windows XP
8 199 (2.25%) Windows 8
9 194 (2.19%) Android
10 169 (1.91%) UNIX
11 119 (1.34%) Apple iOS
12 65 (0.73%) Windows Vista
13 47 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 37 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 32 (0.36%) AIX
16 31 (0.35%) Solaris
17 20 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
18 19 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
18 19 (0.21%) Windows Phone
19 18 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1157 (13.07%) CRM
2 986 (11.14%) ITIL
2 986 (11.14%) Project Management
3 906 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
4 826 (9.33%) MVC
5 757 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
6 619 (7.00%) Scrum
7 534 (6.03%) PRINCE2
8 421 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 420 (4.75%) Content Management
10 404 (4.57%) TDD
11 401 (4.53%) Workflow
12 400 (4.52%) Migration
13 377 (4.26%) Change Management
14 370 (4.18%) Web Development
15 358 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
16 323 (3.65%) Document Management
17 320 (3.62%) OO
18 298 (3.37%) Service Delivery
19 294 (3.32%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3041 (34.37%) SQL
2 2858 (32.30%) C#
3 1428 (16.14%) JavaScript
4 600 (6.78%) T-SQL
5 549 (6.20%) VB.NET
6 525 (5.93%) PowerShell
7 401 (4.53%) Java
8 310 (3.50%) VB
9 223 (2.52%) PHP
10 184 (2.08%) VBA
11 116 (1.31%) C
12 114 (1.29%) VBScript
13 105 (1.19%) C++
14 77 (0.87%) Perl
15 65 (0.73%) Bash Shell
16 64 (0.72%) PL/SQL
17 51 (0.58%) Python
17 51 (0.58%) VB6
18 34 (0.38%) Ruby
19 30 (0.34%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1149 (12.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 1072 (12.11%) Degree
3 535 (6.05%) MCSE
4 458 (5.18%) Security Cleared
5 342 (3.86%) MCP
6 340 (3.84%) MCITP
7 317 (3.58%) SC Cleared
8 251 (2.84%) MCTS
9 221 (2.50%) MCSA
10 209 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
11 182 (2.06%) CCNA
12 134 (1.51%) MCSD
13 122 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 113 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
15 101 (1.14%) ISEB
16 90 (1.02%) CCNP
17 87 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 78 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 73 (0.82%) PMI Certification
20 72 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 255 (2.88%) SLA
2 211 (2.38%) QA
3 155 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 57 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (0.37%) COBIT
6 21 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.19%) Dublin Core
8 13 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (0.14%) Data Quality
10 10 (0.11%) TickIT
11 7 (0.079%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 7 (0.079%) GAMP
11 7 (0.079%) GCP
11 7 (0.079%) GMP
12 5 (0.057%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.045%) ISO 14001
14 3 (0.034%) HL7
14 3 (0.034%) EMIR
14 3 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
14 3 (0.034%) P3O
System Software
1 1576 (17.81%) Active Directory
2 777 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 538 (6.08%) Hyper-V
4 169 (1.91%) vSphere
5 168 (1.90%) XenApp
6 141 (1.59%) VMware ESX
7 110 (1.24%) ISA Server
8 106 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
9 99 (1.12%) UAG
10 72 (0.81%) Terminal Services
11 69 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
12 62 (0.70%) XenDesktop
13 44 (0.50%) XenServer
14 41 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
15 25 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 18 (0.20%) MetaFrame
16 18 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 17 (0.19%) IAG
18 15 (0.17%) VMware Server
19 14 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 393 (4.44%) SCCM
2 241 (2.72%) SCOM
3 127 (1.44%) Backup Exec
4 69 (0.78%) WSUS
5 58 (0.66%) NetBackup
6 50 (0.57%) OpenView
7 46 (0.52%) Nagios
8 42 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 38 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 34 (0.38%) SCDPM
10 34 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 33 (0.37%) SCVMM
12 32 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
12 32 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
13 31 (0.35%) Tivoli
14 30 (0.34%) MOM
15 29 (0.33%) ARCserve
16 26 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
17 21 (0.24%) Cacti
18 20 (0.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4939 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 1181 (13.35%) VMware
3 681 (7.70%) Oracle
4 667 (7.54%) Citrix
5 562 (6.35%) Cisco
6 387 (4.37%) HP
7 290 (3.28%) SAP
8 183 (2.07%) Sitecore
9 180 (2.03%) IBM
10 166 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
10 166 (1.88%) NetApp
11 164 (1.85%) Symantec
12 150 (1.70%) Juniper
13 134 (1.51%) Adobe
14 125 (1.41%) Cognos
15 122 (1.38%) Dell
16 117 (1.32%) Business Objects
17 114 (1.29%) CheckPoint
18 110 (1.24%) EMC
19 92 (1.04%) Sage
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Annapurna
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent training / benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + medical, holiday and more
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Car
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago