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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 729 649 512
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -137
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 164 263 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.23% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.75% 1.09% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 133 238 346
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.55% -

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
21918 24053 21525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.01% 20.96% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18264 19557 18235
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
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 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 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
England -91 153 £46,000 -3.15% 24
South East +24 53 £36,250 -22.04% 6
London -39 42 £60,848 +4.90% 5
Hampshire +20 21 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Yorkshire +17 20 £35,000 -24.73% 4
North West +11 18 £45,500 +21.33% 2
Leeds +23 16 £35,000 -1.85% 2
West Yorkshire +13 16 £35,000 -1.85% 2
East of England -38 14 £49,500 +4.21% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 13 £50,000 -5.66%
Manchester +4 11 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Portsmouth - 11 £27,500 -
Berkshire -4 10 £57,500 +15.00% 1
High Wycombe +4 8 - -
Scotland +6 7 £35,000 - 1
City of London +2 7 £49,000 -12.88% 1
Edinburgh +1 7 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire -20 6 £61,250 -12.50% 1
Cheshire +9 5 £46,000 +22.66%
Surrey +6 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Farnborough - 5 £23,500 - 1
Bracknell +21 4 - -
Maidenhead +14 4 £57,500 +76.92%
South Yorkshire +7 4 £28,000 -39.78% 2
Bedfordshire +2 4 £49,750 -9.54%
Essex -6 4 £33,750 -22.85%
East Midlands -8 4 £42,500 -5.55% 1
East Sussex - 3 £35,000 - 1
Knutsford - 3 £46,000 -
Glasgow +7 2 £28,500 -12.30% 1

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 288 (89.16%) SharePoint
2 198 (61.30%) Microsoft
3 189 (58.51%) SQL Server
4 154 (47.68%) Windows
5 120 (37.15%) .NET
6 116 (35.91%) C#
7 104 (32.20%) Active Directory
8 101 (31.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 98 (30.34%) MS Excel
9 98 (30.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 95 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 94 (29.10%) SQL
12 90 (27.86%) VMware
13 88 (27.24%) MS Exchange
13 88 (27.24%) PowerShell
14 83 (25.70%) SharePoint 2010
15 80 (24.77%) JavaScript
16 74 (22.91%) ASP.NET
17 71 (21.98%) Office 365
18 66 (20.43%) CSS
18 66 (20.43%) DNS
19 63 (19.50%) MS Office
20 60 (18.58%) HTML
21 59 (18.27%) Finance
21 59 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
21 59 (18.27%) jQuery
22 56 (17.34%) Microsoft Certification
23 55 (17.03%) Visual Studio
24 51 (15.79%) IIS
24 51 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 288 (89.16%) SharePoint
2 98 (30.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 88 (27.24%) MS Exchange
4 83 (25.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 59 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 51 (15.79%) IIS
7 47 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 25 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 24 (7.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (4.64%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (4.64%) Lync
11 14 (4.33%) K2 blackpearl
12 13 (4.02%) CMS
13 11 (3.41%) WebSphere
14 8 (2.48%) SharePoint Foundation
15 7 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (1.86%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 6 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2000
16 6 (1.86%) Content Management Server
17 5 (1.55%) Apache
Applications
1 98 (30.34%) MS Excel
2 63 (19.50%) MS Office
3 35 (10.84%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.24%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.31%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 15 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.93%) assyst
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 71 (21.98%) Office 365
2 6 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.55%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.62%) IaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (20.43%) DNS
2 48 (14.86%) Firewall
3 45 (13.93%) TCP/IP
4 42 (13.00%) WAN
5 40 (12.38%) SAN
6 35 (10.84%) DHCP
7 32 (9.91%) Intranet
8 26 (8.05%) LAN
9 23 (7.12%) VPN
10 21 (6.50%) Internet
11 10 (3.10%) FTP
12 8 (2.48%) IPsec
12 8 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (2.17%) LDAP
14 6 (1.86%) Kerberos
15 5 (1.55%) IP Telephony
15 5 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
16 4 (1.24%) Intrusion Detection
16 4 (1.24%) BIG-IP
16 4 (1.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (58.51%) SQL Server
2 95 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 38 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (9.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.79%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.55%) MySQL
9 5 (1.55%) PerformancePoint
9 5 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.93%) QlikView
10 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.93%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.93%) OLAP
11 2 (0.62%) MS Access
11 2 (0.62%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 55 (17.03%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.48%) NUnit
3 8 (2.48%) CruiseControl
3 8 (2.48%) NCover
3 8 (2.48%) FxCop
4 4 (1.24%) TestDirector
4 4 (1.24%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.93%) Hudson
6 2 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.31%) ProC
7 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.31%) Mercurial
General
1 59 (18.27%) Finance
2 13 (4.02%) Banking
2 13 (4.02%) Advertising
3 11 (3.41%) Marketing
3 11 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.79%) Retail
5 7 (2.17%) Back Office
6 6 (1.86%) Legal
6 6 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.55%) Electronics
7 5 (1.55%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.55%) Games
8 4 (1.24%) Military
8 4 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.93%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Front Office
10 1 (0.31%) French Language
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (29.72%) Developer
2 71 (21.98%) SharePoint Developer
3 40 (12.38%) Consultant
4 38 (11.76%) Administrator
5 28 (8.67%) SharePoint Administrator
6 27 (8.36%) Analyst
7 23 (7.12%) Architect
8 18 (5.57%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (5.57%) SharePoint Consultant
9 17 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
10 15 (4.64%) Web Developer
10 15 (4.64%) Support Engineer
11 13 (4.02%) SharePoint Architect
12 11 (3.41%) IT Support
12 11 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
13 10 (3.10%) Support Analyst
14 9 (2.79%) Software Developer
14 9 (2.79%) Systems Administrator
14 9 (2.79%) .NET Developer
14 9 (2.79%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (37.15%) .NET
2 74 (22.91%) ASP.NET
3 66 (20.43%) CSS
4 60 (18.58%) HTML
5 59 (18.27%) jQuery
6 47 (14.55%) XML
7 38 (11.76%) Web Services
8 31 (9.60%) .NET Framework
9 27 (8.36%) REST
10 26 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (8.05%) Ajax
11 24 (7.43%) XSLT
12 22 (6.81%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 16 (4.95%) HTML5
14 11 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (2.48%) XSL
15 8 (2.48%) CAML
15 8 (2.48%) NHibernate
16 5 (1.55%) Classic ASP
16 5 (1.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 22 (6.81%) Blackberry
4 20 (6.19%) Hedge funds
5 19 (5.88%) Replication
6 15 (4.64%) Data Centre
7 12 (3.72%) Computer Science
8 11 (3.41%) User Experience
9 9 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.86%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.86%) BYOD
11 5 (1.55%) DTV
12 4 (1.24%) EFT
12 4 (1.24%) Clustering
13 3 (0.93%) Cryptography
13 3 (0.93%) Economics
13 3 (0.93%) PKI
13 3 (0.93%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.93%) NHS
13 3 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 154 (47.68%) Windows
2 101 (31.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 48 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (4.64%) Linux
6 14 (4.33%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.86%) UNIX
7 6 (1.86%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.55%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (1.55%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.24%) Android
10 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.31%) SUSE
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (15.17%) Workflow
2 40 (12.38%) Project Management
3 38 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (10.53%) ITIL
5 32 (9.91%) Mentoring
6 29 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (8.67%) MVC
8 27 (8.36%) CRM
9 24 (7.43%) Content Management
10 20 (6.19%) Web Development
11 19 (5.88%) Document Management
11 19 (5.88%) SDLC
12 17 (5.26%) Analytics
12 17 (5.26%) Asset Management
13 15 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (4.64%) Scrum
14 14 (4.33%) Release Management
15 12 (3.72%) Information Security
15 12 (3.72%) Service Delivery
15 12 (3.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 116 (35.91%) C#
2 94 (29.10%) SQL
3 88 (27.24%) PowerShell
4 80 (24.77%) JavaScript
5 20 (6.19%) Java
6 14 (4.33%) VB
7 12 (3.72%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.48%) C
8 8 (2.48%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.48%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.17%) C++
9 7 (2.17%) VBScript
10 6 (1.86%) Python
11 5 (1.55%) VBA
12 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.62%) Korn
12 2 (0.62%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 56 (17.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (10.22%) Degree
3 26 (8.05%) Security Cleared
4 24 (7.43%) MCSE
5 22 (6.81%) MCITP
6 20 (6.19%) MCP
7 18 (5.57%) SC Cleared
8 15 (4.64%) MCTS
9 7 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.86%) MCPD
10 6 (1.86%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 6 (1.86%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 5 (1.55%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.55%) CCNP
12 4 (1.24%) ISEB
13 3 (0.93%) MCDBA
13 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.62%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.15%) QA
2 7 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.93%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 104 (32.20%) Active Directory
2 40 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 22 (6.81%) vSphere
5 20 (6.19%) VMware ESX
6 17 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (4.95%) Firmware
8 7 (2.17%) ISA Server
9 5 (1.55%) UAG
9 5 (1.55%) DFS Replication
10 4 (1.24%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.24%) XenApp
11 3 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.62%) NFS
12 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.62%) Samba
13 1 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (9.91%) SCCM
2 8 (2.48%) WSUS
3 7 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.55%) SCOM
5 5 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (0.93%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.93%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.62%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.31%) MIIS
9 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 198 (61.30%) Microsoft
2 90 (27.86%) VMware
3 28 (8.67%) HP
4 26 (8.05%) Cisco
5 21 (6.50%) Oracle
6 20 (6.19%) Nintex
7 19 (5.88%) Citrix
8 15 (4.64%) NetApp
9 10 (3.10%) Avaya
9 10 (3.10%) SonicWALL
10 8 (2.48%) Intel
10 8 (2.48%) Dell
11 7 (2.17%) EMC
11 7 (2.17%) SAP
11 7 (2.17%) TIBCO
11 7 (2.17%) Sophos
12 6 (1.86%) Symantec
12 6 (1.86%) IBM
13 5 (1.55%) Sybase
13 5 (1.55%) webMethods
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Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
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South West London
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City of London
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West Sussex
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Surrey
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West Sussex
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East Sussex
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Dorset
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Merseyside
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Leeds
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Manchester, Lancashire
Point Solutions
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Redruth, Cornwall
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