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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 715 529 375
Rank change year-on-year
-186 -154
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 181 459 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.38% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.79% 1.84% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 123 391 627
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +3.57%

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
22854 24939 23428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.74% 20.91% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18934 20606 19779
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 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -182 173 £47,500 +5.55% 18
London -80 64 £55,000 +10.00% 7
South East -4 54 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Berkshire -18 27 £45,000 -14.28% 2
City of London -17 18 £50,000 +7.52% 2
East of England -54 18 £50,000 - 2
Reading 0 14 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Essex +10 13 £50,000 -4.76%
North West +9 10 £39,250 -21.50% 1
West Yorkshire +13 9 £43,000 +7.50% 3
Hampshire -6 9 £35,000 +4.47%
Yorkshire -12 9 £43,000 +7.50% 3
West Midlands -20 8 £22,000 -39.96%
Southend-on-Sea - 8 - -
Buckinghamshire +14 7 £51,500 -14.16%
Leeds +3 7 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Manchester +5 6 £32,500 -38.09%
East Midlands -11 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Northamptonshire -14 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Bracknell +9 5 £50,000 +9.89%
High Wycombe +3 5 £51,500 -17.60%
Scotland 0 5 - -
Surrey +19 4 £45,000 -7.21% 1
Farnborough +1 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Hook - 4 £35,000 -
Kent - 4 £23,000 -
Stirling - 4 - -
Cheshire +5 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire -7 3 - -
Dunstable - 3 - -

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 291 (79.29%) SharePoint
2 205 (55.86%) Microsoft
3 191 (52.04%) Windows
4 171 (46.59%) SQL Server
5 159 (43.32%) .NET
6 144 (39.24%) C#
7 121 (32.97%) SQL
8 113 (30.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 97 (26.43%) ASP.NET
10 92 (25.07%) VMware
10 92 (25.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 91 (24.80%) MS Excel
12 89 (24.25%) Active Directory
13 88 (23.98%) MS Office
14 84 (22.89%) JavaScript
15 83 (22.62%) SharePoint 2013
16 77 (20.98%) Finance
17 75 (20.44%) HTML
17 75 (20.44%) .NET Framework
18 74 (20.16%) Workflow
19 73 (19.89%) Visual Studio
20 71 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
21 69 (18.80%) PowerShell
22 68 (18.53%) Citrix
23 66 (17.98%) CSS
23 66 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
24 64 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
25 63 (17.17%) MS Exchange
26 58 (15.80%) Cisco
27 56 (15.26%) Windows Server 2003

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 291 (79.29%) SharePoint
2 113 (30.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 83 (22.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 63 (17.17%) MS Exchange
5 54 (14.71%) IIS
6 36 (9.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 30 (8.17%) Lync
8 25 (6.81%) BizTalk Server
9 23 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 20 (5.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (5.45%) SharePoint Foundation
11 16 (4.36%) CMS
12 15 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (2.45%) K2 blackpearl
15 8 (2.18%) WebSphere
15 8 (2.18%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 8 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2000
15 8 (2.18%) Apache
16 7 (1.91%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 91 (24.80%) MS Excel
2 88 (23.98%) MS Office
3 52 (14.17%) InfoPath
4 17 (4.63%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (2.18%) assyst
4 4 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.82%) Line 500
6 2 (0.54%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.54%) Line 100
6 2 (0.54%) Lawson
7 1 (0.27%) Scribe Insight
7 1 (0.27%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.27%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (12.53%) Office 365
2 21 (5.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.18%) IaaS
4 4 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.54%) SaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 44 (11.99%) Firewall
1 44 (11.99%) DNS
2 40 (10.90%) SAN
3 33 (8.99%) Intranet
4 27 (7.36%) DHCP
5 19 (5.18%) Internet
5 19 (5.18%) TCP/IP
6 18 (4.90%) VPN
6 18 (4.90%) WAN
7 12 (3.27%) LAN
8 6 (1.63%) FTP
8 6 (1.63%) LDAP
9 5 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (1.36%) Unified Communications
9 5 (1.36%) Wireless
9 5 (1.36%) Kerberos
9 5 (1.36%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (46.59%) SQL Server
2 71 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (10.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 33 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (3.54%) PerformancePoint
8 8 (2.18%) MySQL
8 8 (2.18%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.91%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 7 (1.91%) IDOL
9 7 (1.91%) EDRMS
9 7 (1.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.09%) SSDT
13 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 73 (19.89%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (4.36%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (3.81%) TestDirector
5 10 (2.72%) LoadRunner
6 9 (2.45%) CruiseControl
6 9 (2.45%) NUnit
7 6 (1.63%) NCover
7 6 (1.63%) FxCop
8 5 (1.36%) Selenium
9 4 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.82%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.82%) LLBLGen Pro
10 3 (0.82%) NetAdvantage
10 3 (0.82%) WinRunner
10 3 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.54%) JIRA
12 1 (0.27%) Hudson
12 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.27%) Toad
General
1 77 (20.98%) Finance
2 24 (6.54%) Banking
3 18 (4.90%) Advertising
4 17 (4.63%) Retail
5 14 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.27%) Back Office
7 9 (2.45%) Marketing
8 6 (1.63%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.09%) Electronics
10 4 (1.09%) Military
11 3 (0.82%) Legal
12 2 (0.54%) Law
13 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.27%) Automotive
13 1 (0.27%) Front Office
13 1 (0.27%) Games
13 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 113 (30.79%) Developer
2 78 (21.25%) SharePoint Developer
3 67 (18.26%) Architect
4 49 (13.35%) Consultant
5 32 (8.72%) Administrator
6 30 (8.17%) SharePoint Administrator
7 29 (7.90%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (6.81%) SharePoint Architect
9 22 (5.99%) SharePoint Consultant
10 20 (5.45%) .NET Developer
11 18 (4.90%) Analyst
12 17 (4.63%) Support Engineer
13 13 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
13 13 (3.54%) Senior Developer
13 13 (3.54%) Tester
14 10 (2.72%) Performance Tester
15 9 (2.45%) Office 365 Consultant
15 9 (2.45%) Release Manager
15 9 (2.45%) Project Manager
15 9 (2.45%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (43.32%) .NET
2 97 (26.43%) ASP.NET
3 75 (20.44%) HTML
3 75 (20.44%) .NET Framework
4 66 (17.98%) CSS
5 50 (13.62%) Ajax
6 43 (11.72%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 42 (11.44%) WCF
8 40 (10.90%) Web Services
9 39 (10.63%) jQuery
10 36 (9.81%) XML
11 32 (8.72%) HTML5
12 28 (7.63%) Silverlight
13 27 (7.36%) XSLT
14 26 (7.08%) WPF
15 24 (6.54%) WF
16 19 (5.18%) ADO.NET
17 13 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC
18 11 (3.00%) CAML
19 10 (2.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.54%) Management Information System
3 24 (6.54%) Replication
4 14 (3.81%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.00%) Open Source
6 10 (2.72%) Clustering
6 10 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.18%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.18%) BYOD
8 7 (1.91%) Hedge funds
8 7 (1.91%) User Experience
8 7 (1.91%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.91%) PKI
9 6 (1.63%) Statistics
9 6 (1.63%) iPhone
10 5 (1.36%) iPad
10 5 (1.36%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.36%) Equities
10 5 (1.36%) Derivative
11 4 (1.09%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 191 (52.04%) Windows
2 92 (25.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (15.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 48 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (5.99%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.00%) Windows XP
6 11 (3.00%) UNIX
7 7 (1.91%) Windows 8
7 7 (1.91%) Linux
8 5 (1.36%) Solaris
9 4 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (20.16%) Workflow
2 50 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (13.08%) Project Management
4 44 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (11.99%) OO
5 39 (10.63%) ITIL
6 37 (10.08%) Content Management
7 34 (9.26%) CRM
8 33 (8.99%) Web Development
9 23 (6.27%) Migration
10 22 (5.99%) Mentoring
11 19 (5.18%) Business Development
12 18 (4.90%) OOA/OOD
12 18 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (4.36%) UML
13 16 (4.36%) MVC
14 15 (4.09%) Service Delivery
14 15 (4.09%) Scrum
15 14 (3.81%) Coaching
15 14 (3.81%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 144 (39.24%) C#
2 121 (32.97%) SQL
3 84 (22.89%) JavaScript
4 69 (18.80%) PowerShell
5 35 (9.54%) Java
6 29 (7.90%) VB.NET
7 28 (7.63%) VB
8 23 (6.27%) T-SQL
9 15 (4.09%) VBScript
10 13 (3.54%) VBA
11 11 (3.00%) C
12 8 (2.18%) PHP
13 7 (1.91%) VB6
14 5 (1.36%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.36%) C++
14 5 (1.36%) Python
15 4 (1.09%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.54%) X++
17 1 (0.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 64 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (13.90%) Degree
3 45 (12.26%) Security Cleared
4 29 (7.90%) SC Cleared
5 22 (5.99%) MCSE
6 17 (4.63%) MCITP
7 14 (3.81%) MCP
7 14 (3.81%) MCDBA
8 13 (3.54%) ISEB
8 13 (3.54%) DV Cleared
9 12 (3.27%) MCSA
9 12 (3.27%) MCSD
10 10 (2.72%) MCTS
11 6 (1.63%) ISTQB
11 6 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 5 (1.36%) PMP
12 5 (1.36%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.09%) QA
2 11 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.36%) WCAG
4 5 (1.36%) WAI
5 4 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.09%) SLA
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 89 (24.25%) Active Directory
2 66 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (8.17%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.36%) vSphere
5 15 (4.09%) XenApp
6 8 (2.18%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.91%) ISA Server
8 6 (1.63%) Firmware
8 6 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.27%) vCloud
9 1 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.27%) UAG
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.27%) XenServer
9 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (5.99%) SCCM
2 13 (3.54%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (3.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (3.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (2.18%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.91%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.63%) ARCserve
6 6 (1.63%) Windows Intune
7 5 (1.36%) SCOM
8 4 (1.09%) WSUS
8 4 (1.09%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.82%) Netcool
9 3 (0.82%) TeamSite
9 3 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.27%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 205 (55.86%) Microsoft
2 92 (25.07%) VMware
3 68 (18.53%) Citrix
4 58 (15.80%) Cisco
5 34 (9.26%) Oracle
6 30 (8.17%) NetApp
7 28 (7.63%) EMC
8 22 (5.99%) Nintex
9 18 (4.90%) HP
10 12 (3.27%) IBM
10 12 (3.27%) Sage
11 10 (2.72%) SAP
11 10 (2.72%) Dell
12 9 (2.45%) Veritas
12 9 (2.45%) Avaya
12 9 (2.45%) Adobe
12 9 (2.45%) Meridio
13 7 (1.91%) Lumension
13 7 (1.91%) ESRI
13 7 (1.91%) Veeam
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