The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 648 522 350
Rank change year-on-year
-126 -172
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 244 418 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.39% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.04% 1.85% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 193 345 745
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £33,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23443 22600 23480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.33% 20.98% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19854 18595 20462
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,954 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.68% +1.17%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the UK.

SharePoint Server Salary Trend in the UK

SharePoint Server
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 within the UK.

SharePoint Server Salary Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 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
England -126 228 £50,000 - 20
London -82 85 £55,000 -4.34% 4
South East -39 62 £50,000 -9.09% 7
West Midlands -1 27 £51,250 +2.50% 1
City of London -12 27 £65,000 +30.00% 3
East of England -38 27 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Berkshire -39 26 £40,000 -31.03% 6
Reading -36 16 £50,000 -13.79% 3
Birmingham -6 12 £55,000 +4.76%
East Midlands +12 11 £44,000 +6.66% 2
Hampshire -16 11 £65,000 +108.00% 1
Surrey +5 10 £46,750 +28.96%
Hertfordshire -7 9 £55,000 - 1
Watford -12 9 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +5 7 £60,000 +60.00%
Bedfordshire -3 7 £62,000 +81.02%
North West -19 7 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Northamptonshire - 7 £65,000 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £60,000 -
Staffordshire +6 6 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -36 6 £43,164 +1.56%
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +1 5 £65,000 -
Scotland -3 5 £60,000 +26.31%
West Yorkshire -24 5 £39,412 -7.26%
Leeds -24 5 £39,412 -7.26%
Northampton - 5 - -
Maidenhead - 5 £64,000 -
Ipswich - 5 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 5 £40,000 -

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 443 (82.19%) SharePoint
2 324 (60.11%) Microsoft
3 257 (47.68%) Windows
4 225 (41.74%) SQL Server
5 224 (41.56%) .NET
6 205 (38.03%) C#
7 165 (30.61%) MS Excel
8 155 (28.76%) ASP.NET
9 153 (28.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 150 (27.83%) SQL
11 147 (27.27%) MS Office
12 144 (26.72%) JavaScript
13 116 (21.52%) SharePoint 2013
14 114 (21.15%) HTML
15 111 (20.59%) CSS
16 100 (18.55%) Microsoft Certification
16 100 (18.55%) Windows Server 2008
17 99 (18.37%) Finance
18 98 (18.18%) VMware
19 93 (17.25%) XML
19 93 (17.25%) SQL Server 2008
20 92 (17.07%) Active Directory
21 90 (16.70%) Visual Studio
22 86 (15.96%) IIS
23 85 (15.77%) MS Exchange
24 84 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
25 81 (15.03%) .NET Framework
26 73 (13.54%) Citrix
27 71 (13.17%) CRM
28 69 (12.80%) VB.NET

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 443 (82.19%) SharePoint
2 153 (28.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 116 (21.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 86 (15.96%) IIS
5 85 (15.77%) MS Exchange
6 45 (8.35%) Lync
7 35 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 34 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 33 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
10 31 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2013
11 22 (4.08%) SharePoint Foundation
12 12 (2.23%) WebSphere
13 11 (2.04%) Apache
13 11 (2.04%) WebLogic
14 9 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (1.67%) ArcGIS
15 8 (1.48%) CMS
16 6 (1.11%) Tomcat
16 6 (1.11%) JBoss
16 6 (1.11%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 165 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 147 (27.27%) MS Office
3 37 (6.86%) InfoPath
4 7 (1.30%) MS Project
5 5 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.74%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 47 (8.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.67%) Line 500
3 6 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.93%) SalesLogix
5 4 (0.74%) Pivotal CRM
5 4 (0.74%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.37%) Tridion
6 2 (0.37%) Line 100
7 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.19%) Lawson
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.19%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.91%) Office 365
2 23 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (2.41%) IaaS
5 3 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (9.83%) DNS
2 49 (9.09%) SAN
3 45 (8.35%) Firewall
4 38 (7.05%) TCP/IP
5 35 (6.49%) DHCP
6 31 (5.75%) VPN
7 29 (5.38%) Intranet
8 25 (4.64%) Internet
9 19 (3.53%) LAN
9 19 (3.53%) Unified Communications
10 18 (3.34%) Wireshark
11 14 (2.60%) WAN
11 14 (2.60%) Wireless
12 12 (2.23%) SSL
13 11 (2.04%) FTP
13 11 (2.04%) HTTP
14 10 (1.86%) NAS
15 9 (1.67%) iSCSI
16 7 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
16 7 (1.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (41.74%) SQL Server
2 93 (17.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (8.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 38 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (4.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (2.78%) EDRMS
9 13 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 13 (2.41%) PerformancePoint
10 12 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
11 11 (2.04%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.11%) OLAP
12 6 (1.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 5 (0.93%) DB2
13 5 (0.93%) MySQL
13 5 (0.93%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.74%) Ingres
14 4 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 90 (16.70%) Visual Studio
2 28 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (4.27%) TestDirector
4 19 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
5 18 (3.34%) NUnit
6 16 (2.97%) QuickTest Pro
6 16 (2.97%) WinRunner
7 14 (2.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 9 (1.67%) LLBLGen Pro
8 9 (1.67%) NetAdvantage
9 5 (0.93%) Moq
10 4 (0.74%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.74%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.56%) JIRA
11 3 (0.56%) Rational Rose
11 3 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.37%) Toad
12 2 (0.37%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 99 (18.37%) Finance
2 26 (4.82%) Advertising
3 19 (3.53%) Back Office
4 17 (3.15%) Banking
5 16 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.67%) Marketing
7 8 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.48%) Law
8 7 (1.30%) Games
9 6 (1.11%) Retail
9 6 (1.11%) Electronics
10 5 (0.93%) Publishing
11 3 (0.56%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (34.32%) Developer
2 118 (21.89%) SharePoint Developer
3 87 (16.14%) Architect
4 62 (11.50%) Administrator
5 53 (9.83%) SharePoint Administrator
6 49 (9.09%) Analyst
7 40 (7.42%) Consultant
8 36 (6.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 32 (5.94%) SharePoint Architect
10 29 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
11 27 (5.01%) Senior Developer
12 23 (4.27%) Technical Architect
13 22 (4.08%) .NET Developer
14 20 (3.71%) Support Engineer
14 20 (3.71%) Software Developer
15 17 (3.15%) Junior
16 16 (2.97%) Project Manager
16 16 (2.97%) Test Analyst
17 13 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
17 13 (2.41%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (41.56%) .NET
2 155 (28.76%) ASP.NET
3 114 (21.15%) HTML
4 111 (20.59%) CSS
5 93 (17.25%) XML
6 81 (15.03%) .NET Framework
7 62 (11.50%) Ajax
8 61 (11.32%) jQuery
9 53 (9.83%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 50 (9.28%) WPF
11 46 (8.53%) WCF
11 46 (8.53%) Web Services
12 34 (6.31%) HTML5
13 33 (6.12%) Silverlight
14 32 (5.94%) ADO.NET
15 30 (5.57%) WF
16 25 (4.64%) XSLT
17 22 (4.08%) LINQ
18 18 (3.34%) WinForms
19 14 (2.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.49%) Clustering
2 30 (5.57%) Management Information System
2 30 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.45%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 15 (2.78%) Taxonomies
5 13 (2.41%) NHS
6 12 (2.23%) Replication
6 12 (2.23%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.86%) User Experience
8 9 (1.67%) PKI
9 7 (1.30%) Open Source
9 7 (1.30%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.11%) DTV
11 4 (0.74%) Streaming Media
11 4 (0.74%) RIA
11 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.56%) iPad
12 3 (0.56%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 257 (47.68%) Windows
2 100 (18.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (5.38%) Windows XP
5 29 (5.38%) Windows 7
6 15 (2.78%) Windows 8
7 13 (2.41%) Linux
8 11 (2.04%) Solaris
9 9 (1.67%) UNIX
10 8 (1.48%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (1.30%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.11%) Android
13 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.37%) CentOS
14 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.37%) VMS
15 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.19%) HPUX
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (13.17%) CRM
2 64 (11.87%) Business Intelligence
3 55 (10.20%) Workflow
4 50 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (8.53%) OO
6 41 (7.61%) Migration
7 37 (6.86%) Project Management
7 37 (6.86%) ITIL
8 35 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
9 27 (5.01%) Content Management
10 26 (4.82%) Software Engineering
10 26 (4.82%) Web Development
11 24 (4.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 23 (4.27%) SOA
12 23 (4.27%) Load Balancing
12 23 (4.27%) Systems Analysis
12 23 (4.27%) Test Scripting
12 23 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (3.53%) OOA/OOD
14 17 (3.15%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 205 (38.03%) C#
2 150 (27.83%) SQL
3 144 (26.72%) JavaScript
4 69 (12.80%) VB.NET
5 61 (11.32%) PowerShell
6 50 (9.28%) T-SQL
7 31 (5.75%) VB
8 27 (5.01%) VBA
9 25 (4.64%) Java
10 20 (3.71%) VBScript
11 14 (2.60%) XPath
12 12 (2.23%) C
12 12 (2.23%) VB6
13 10 (1.86%) PHP
14 6 (1.11%) C++
14 6 (1.11%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.56%) SAPscript
15 3 (0.56%) ABAP
15 3 (0.56%) X++
16 2 (0.37%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 100 (18.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (12.62%) Security Cleared
3 61 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 56 (10.39%) Degree
5 37 (6.86%) MCSE
6 29 (5.38%) MCTS
7 24 (4.45%) ISEB
8 21 (3.90%) MCITP
9 20 (3.71%) MCP
10 16 (2.97%) MCSA
11 14 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (2.23%) MCDBA
13 11 (2.04%) DV Cleared
14 10 (1.86%) PMP
14 10 (1.86%) PMI Certification
14 10 (1.86%) CCNP
15 9 (1.67%) MCSD
16 8 (1.48%) CCNA
17 6 (1.11%) ISTQB
17 6 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.41%) SLA
2 12 (2.23%) QA
3 9 (1.67%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 92 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 56 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (8.91%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.15%) vSphere
4 17 (3.15%) UAG
4 17 (3.15%) VMware ESX
5 14 (2.60%) ISA Server
5 14 (2.60%) XenApp
6 11 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.74%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.37%) Nmap
11 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 54 (10.02%) SCCM
2 35 (6.49%) SCOM
3 25 (4.64%) HP Quality Center
4 21 (3.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 19 (3.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 17 (3.15%) Netcool
6 17 (3.15%) McAfee ePO
7 15 (2.78%) NetBackup
8 14 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
9 12 (2.23%) SCDPM
9 12 (2.23%) SCVMM
9 12 (2.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 12 (2.23%) HP SIM
10 9 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 8 (1.48%) SCOrch
12 6 (1.11%) Windows Intune
12 6 (1.11%) HP NNM
13 5 (0.93%) WSUS
13 5 (0.93%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 324 (60.11%) Microsoft
2 98 (18.18%) VMware
3 73 (13.54%) Citrix
4 62 (11.50%) Cisco
5 43 (7.98%) HP
6 32 (5.94%) NetApp
7 31 (5.75%) EMC
8 29 (5.38%) Oracle
9 23 (4.27%) Symantec
10 22 (4.08%) McAfee
11 20 (3.71%) Veritas
12 17 (3.15%) CA
12 17 (3.15%) SAP
13 16 (2.97%) IBM
13 16 (2.97%) Open Text
13 16 (2.97%) Nintex
14 15 (2.78%) Sun
15 14 (2.60%) Juniper
15 14 (2.60%) Sage
16 13 (2.41%) Dell
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health Care
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Proventeq Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus performance bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: High base salary + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Leicester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000.00 - £18500.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Package
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + BUPA, Pension, No travel!
Posted: 27 days ago