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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 59 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 4325 4198 5110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.98% 4.22% 4.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.18% 20.92% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3529 3671 4520
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% -0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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
22551 20065 22900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.75% 20.16% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18563 17126 19715
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -4 1840 £50,000 - 198
South East +4 919 £42,500 - 119
East of England -17 332 £45,000 +12.50% 34
West Midlands +9 286 £38,000 -10.58% 40
North West -13 270 £35,250 -6.00% 65
Yorkshire -15 259 £37,500 +7.91% 48
South West -11 230 £35,500 -4.05% 43
East Midlands +8 133 £40,000 - 21
North East -17 36 £42,500 - 14
Midlands +19 7 £40,000 - 2
South Coast - 4 £47,500 -
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4883 (55.91%) Microsoft
2 3520 (40.30%) .NET
3 3455 (39.56%) SQL Server
4 2957 (33.86%) SQL
5 2792 (31.97%) C#
6 2698 (30.89%) Windows
7 2514 (28.78%) MS Excel
8 2051 (23.48%) ASP.NET
9 1704 (19.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 1679 (19.22%) HTML
11 1603 (18.35%) Finance
12 1568 (17.95%) Active Directory
13 1464 (16.76%) SharePoint 2013
14 1447 (16.57%) JavaScript
15 1359 (15.56%) CSS
16 1220 (13.97%) CRM
17 1145 (13.11%) VMware
18 1123 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
19 1100 (12.59%) MS Exchange
20 1085 (12.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 1079 (12.35%) Degree
22 999 (11.44%) Project Management
23 994 (11.38%) ITIL
24 970 (11.11%) MS Office
25 965 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
26 957 (10.96%) jQuery
27 912 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
28 873 (10.00%) Visual Studio
29 871 (9.97%) MVC
30 860 (9.85%) SQL Server 2008

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1704 (19.51%) SharePoint 2010
2 1464 (16.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1100 (12.59%) MS Exchange
4 742 (8.50%) IIS
5 594 (6.80%) Lync
6 574 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 546 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
8 473 (5.42%) BizTalk Server
9 331 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 272 (3.11%) CMS
11 271 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
12 149 (1.71%) Apache
13 127 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
14 113 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 112 (1.28%) Umbraco
16 106 (1.21%) Drupal
17 102 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
18 101 (1.16%) MS Project Server
19 85 (0.97%) Tomcat
20 71 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2514 (28.78%) MS Excel
2 970 (11.11%) MS Office
3 311 (3.56%) MS Project
4 272 (3.11%) MS Visio
5 228 (2.61%) InfoPath
6 214 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 142 (1.63%) PowerPivot
8 60 (0.69%) Photoshop
9 17 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (0.13%) FastStats
11 9 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (0.092%) Adobe Captivate
12 8 (0.092%) DOC1
13 6 (0.069%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.057%) Fireworks
14 5 (0.057%) SPSS
15 4 (0.046%) InDesign
16 2 (0.023%) PaintShop Pro
16 2 (0.023%) RoboHelp
17 1 (0.011%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 806 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 194 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 62 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
4 44 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 37 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
6 32 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 26 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
8 24 (0.27%) Markit EDM
9 23 (0.26%) Visualfiles
10 20 (0.23%) SAP Business One
11 18 (0.21%) SAP ERP
12 15 (0.17%) Maximo
13 13 (0.15%) Agresso
13 13 (0.15%) Google Analytics
14 12 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 10 (0.11%) Tridion
15 10 (0.11%) SalesLogix
16 9 (0.10%) Summit
16 9 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
17 8 (0.092%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 619 (7.09%) Office 365
2 237 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (1.14%) SaaS
4 51 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 47 (0.54%) IaaS
6 34 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
7 31 (0.35%) PaaS
8 10 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.10%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.046%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.034%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.034%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.023%) Heroku
12 2 (0.023%) Force.com
12 2 (0.023%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.011%) IBM Blueworks
13 1 (0.011%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 615 (7.04%) SAN
2 564 (6.46%) DNS
3 513 (5.87%) Firewall
4 478 (5.47%) Intranet
5 378 (4.33%) DHCP
6 354 (4.05%) TCP/IP
7 314 (3.60%) LAN
8 311 (3.56%) WAN
9 304 (3.48%) Internet
10 233 (2.67%) VPN
11 165 (1.89%) NAS
12 124 (1.42%) Wireless
13 119 (1.36%) VoIP
14 116 (1.33%) Extranet
15 94 (1.08%) HTTP
16 89 (1.02%) VLAN
17 85 (0.97%) FTP
18 77 (0.88%) SSL
19 66 (0.76%) iSCSI
19 66 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3455 (39.56%) SQL Server
2 1085 (12.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 860 (9.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 816 (9.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 611 (7.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 466 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
7 440 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 401 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 216 (2.47%) Relational Database
10 173 (1.98%) OLAP
11 162 (1.85%) MySQL
12 149 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 146 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
14 118 (1.35%) MS Access
15 117 (1.34%) QlikView
16 98 (1.12%) Oracle Database
17 70 (0.80%) PerformancePoint
18 63 (0.72%) EDRMS
19 62 (0.71%) DTS
20 61 (0.70%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 873 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 618 (7.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 224 (2.56%) Subversion
4 133 (1.52%) JIRA
5 105 (1.20%) NUnit
6 78 (0.89%) Git (software)
7 67 (0.77%) Moq
8 52 (0.60%) MSBuild
9 42 (0.48%) Eclipse
10 41 (0.47%) ReSharper
11 39 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
12 38 (0.44%) TeamCity
12 38 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
13 35 (0.40%) Selenium
14 33 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 32 (0.37%) CruiseControl
16 29 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
16 29 (0.33%) Jenkins
17 26 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
18 24 (0.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 1603 (18.35%) Finance
2 379 (4.34%) Banking
3 268 (3.07%) Marketing
4 239 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 233 (2.67%) Advertising
6 225 (2.58%) Legal
7 210 (2.40%) Retail
8 157 (1.80%) Publishing
9 150 (1.72%) Law
10 115 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 107 (1.23%) Back Office
12 105 (1.20%) Manufacturing
13 47 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
14 43 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 40 (0.46%) Billing
16 33 (0.38%) Games
17 32 (0.37%) French Language
18 26 (0.30%) Spanish Language
19 25 (0.29%) Military
20 23 (0.26%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 3019 (34.57%) Developer
2 1381 (15.81%) Analyst
3 1014 (11.61%) SharePoint Developer
4 762 (8.72%) .NET Developer
5 719 (8.23%) Consultant
6 663 (7.59%) Architect
7 475 (5.44%) Senior Developer
8 451 (5.16%) Administrator
9 450 (5.15%) C# Developer
10 369 (4.22%) Support Analyst
11 367 (4.20%) Support Engineer
12 361 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
13 349 (4.00%) Business Analyst
14 345 (3.95%) Project Manager
15 275 (3.15%) Applications Support
15 275 (3.15%) SharePoint Consultant
16 263 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 236 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
18 224 (2.56%) SharePoint Administrator
19 215 (2.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3520 (40.30%) .NET
2 2051 (23.48%) ASP.NET
3 1679 (19.22%) HTML
4 1359 (15.56%) CSS
5 957 (10.96%) jQuery
6 815 (9.33%) XML
7 744 (8.52%) .NET Framework
8 719 (8.23%) Web Services
9 684 (7.83%) WCF
10 515 (5.90%) HTML5
11 513 (5.87%) Ajax
12 487 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 371 (4.25%) WPF
14 256 (2.93%) SOAP
15 246 (2.82%) CSS3
16 242 (2.77%) Silverlight
17 221 (2.53%) LINQ
18 203 (2.32%) XSLT
19 190 (2.18%) WinForms
20 178 (2.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 329 (3.77%) Management Information System
2 256 (2.93%) Computer Science
3 220 (2.52%) Clustering
4 204 (2.34%) Blackberry
5 139 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 134 (1.53%) Open Source
7 125 (1.43%) Replication
8 121 (1.39%) Social Media
9 109 (1.25%) N-Tier
10 93 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 91 (1.04%) Client/Server
12 76 (0.87%) iPhone
13 69 (0.79%) Statistics
14 60 (0.69%) E-Learning
14 60 (0.69%) Kindle
15 53 (0.61%) Visualisation
16 50 (0.57%) Taxonomies
17 49 (0.56%) PKI
18 47 (0.54%) Mathematics
19 43 (0.49%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2698 (30.89%) Windows
2 965 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 545 (6.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 520 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 423 (4.84%) Windows 7
6 387 (4.43%) Linux
7 205 (2.35%) Windows 8
8 203 (2.32%) Windows XP
9 194 (2.22%) Android
10 177 (2.03%) UNIX
11 117 (1.34%) Apple iOS
12 58 (0.66%) Windows Vista
13 45 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 38 (0.44%) Solaris
15 36 (0.41%) Mac OS X
16 35 (0.40%) AIX
17 22 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
18 19 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
19 18 (0.21%) Windows Phone
20 17 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1220 (13.97%) CRM
2 999 (11.44%) Project Management
3 994 (11.38%) ITIL
4 912 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
5 871 (9.97%) MVC
6 762 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
7 612 (7.01%) Scrum
8 520 (5.95%) PRINCE2
9 415 (4.75%) Business Analysis
10 396 (4.53%) Content Management
11 393 (4.50%) Workflow
12 380 (4.35%) TDD
13 376 (4.31%) Migration
14 361 (4.13%) Web Development
15 356 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 353 (4.04%) Change Management
17 340 (3.89%) Document Management
18 339 (3.88%) OO
19 286 (3.27%) ERP
20 285 (3.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2957 (33.86%) SQL
2 2792 (31.97%) C#
3 1447 (16.57%) JavaScript
4 595 (6.81%) T-SQL
5 499 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 486 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 377 (4.32%) Java
8 289 (3.31%) VB
9 203 (2.32%) PHP
10 170 (1.95%) VBA
11 124 (1.42%) VBScript
12 122 (1.40%) C
13 90 (1.03%) C++
14 67 (0.77%) Perl
15 61 (0.70%) Bash Shell
16 55 (0.63%) Python
17 54 (0.62%) PL/SQL
18 34 (0.39%) VB6
19 30 (0.34%) Ruby
20 27 (0.31%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1123 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1079 (12.35%) Degree
3 541 (6.19%) MCSE
4 483 (5.53%) Security Cleared
5 359 (4.11%) SC Cleared
6 333 (3.81%) MCITP
7 300 (3.43%) MCP
8 218 (2.50%) MCTS
9 216 (2.47%) MCSA
10 208 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
11 178 (2.04%) CCNA
12 136 (1.56%) MCSD
13 117 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 94 (1.08%) ISEB
15 93 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
16 92 (1.05%) DV Cleared
17 89 (1.02%) CCNP
18 83 (0.95%) PMI Certification
19 73 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 71 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (2.94%) SLA
2 215 (2.46%) QA
3 142 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 55 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.33%) COBIT
6 20 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 14 (0.16%) Dublin Core
8 10 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.080%) TickIT
10 6 (0.069%) HL7
10 6 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.069%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 6 (0.069%) GAMP
10 6 (0.069%) GCP
10 6 (0.069%) GMP
11 5 (0.057%) Solvency II
11 5 (0.057%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.034%) EMIR
12 3 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.023%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1568 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 755 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 513 (5.87%) Hyper-V
4 182 (2.08%) vSphere
5 150 (1.72%) XenApp
6 142 (1.63%) VMware ESX
7 115 (1.32%) ISA Server
8 94 (1.08%) UAG
9 89 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
10 70 (0.80%) Terminal Services
11 53 (0.61%) XenDesktop
12 51 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
13 45 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
14 29 (0.33%) XenServer
15 23 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 23 (0.26%) MetaFrame
16 18 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 14 (0.16%) Terminal Server
18 13 (0.15%) NFS
19 12 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 410 (4.69%) SCCM
2 245 (2.81%) SCOM
3 125 (1.43%) Backup Exec
4 69 (0.79%) WSUS
5 60 (0.69%) NetBackup
6 53 (0.61%) SCVMM
7 52 (0.60%) OpenView
8 48 (0.55%) Nagios
9 44 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 42 (0.48%) SCDPM
11 38 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
12 36 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 33 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
13 33 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 26 (0.30%) Tivoli
14 26 (0.30%) MOM
15 22 (0.25%) ARCserve
16 20 (0.23%) Cacti
17 19 (0.22%) HP SIM
18 18 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4883 (55.91%) Microsoft
2 1145 (13.11%) VMware
3 674 (7.72%) Oracle
4 668 (7.65%) Citrix
5 577 (6.61%) Cisco
6 382 (4.37%) HP
7 272 (3.11%) SAP
8 180 (2.06%) IBM
8 180 (2.06%) Sitecore
9 167 (1.91%) NetApp
10 160 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
11 150 (1.72%) Symantec
12 145 (1.66%) Juniper
13 134 (1.53%) Dell
13 134 (1.53%) Business Objects
14 132 (1.51%) Cognos
15 126 (1.44%) EMC
16 125 (1.43%) Adobe
17 106 (1.21%) Sage
18 95 (1.09%) Remedy
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Posted: 1 hour ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Surrey
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £37000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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