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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 728 615 497
Rank change year-on-year
-113 -118
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 164 312 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.27% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.73% 1.25% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 133 288 412
Average salary £46,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -

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
22345 24963 22237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.37% 21.29% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18617 20625 18771
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
- +2.24%

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 July 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 29 July 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 -119 147 £49,000 +3.15% 18
London -36 46 £61,695 +9.68% 6
South East +8 40 £37,500 -19.35% 7
Hampshire +22 19 £26,000 -44.08% 2
East of England -40 19 £49,500 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire 0 17 £32,000 -10.26% 1
West Yorkshire +7 15 £43,000 +20.57%
Leeds +6 15 £43,000 +20.57%
North West +11 14 £46,000 -1.07% 1
City of London +7 14 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Hertfordshire -25 11 £50,001 -28.57%
Manchester +11 10 £43,500 -6.45%
Buckinghamshire 0 8 £50,000 +7.52% 3
Berkshire -13 8 £57,500 +34.50%
Portsmouth - 8 £27,500 -
Surrey +7 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Bedfordshire 0 7 £49,500 +26.92%
Farnborough - 7 £23,500 -
Scotland +11 6 £35,000 -8.49% 1
Edinburgh +9 6 £35,000 +27.27%
East Midlands +2 5 £50,000 +7.52%
West Midlands -49 5 £65,000 +52.94% 2
High Wycombe - 5 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £50,000 -
Maidenhead +4 4 £57,500 +76.92%
Cheshire +3 4 £46,000 -23.33%
Watford +1 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Knutsford - 3 £46,000 -
South Yorkshire +1 2 £21,000 -51.44% 1
Reading -6 2 £45,000 -35.71%

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 299 (86.42%) SharePoint
2 208 (60.12%) Microsoft
3 195 (56.36%) SQL Server
4 183 (52.89%) Windows
5 127 (36.71%) .NET
6 118 (34.10%) C#
7 112 (32.37%) Active Directory
8 108 (31.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 103 (29.77%) SQL
10 102 (29.48%) VMware
11 98 (28.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 95 (27.46%) PowerShell
12 95 (27.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 95 (27.46%) SharePoint 2013
13 91 (26.30%) MS Exchange
14 88 (25.43%) MS Excel
15 81 (23.41%) ASP.NET
16 78 (22.54%) JavaScript
17 74 (21.39%) MS Office
18 69 (19.94%) HTML
18 69 (19.94%) DNS
19 68 (19.65%) Workflow
19 68 (19.65%) Finance
20 67 (19.36%) CSS
20 67 (19.36%) Office 365
21 64 (18.50%) Exchange Server 2010
22 63 (18.21%) Windows Server 2003
23 56 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
24 53 (15.32%) VMware Infrastructure
25 51 (14.74%) Visual Studio

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 299 (86.42%) SharePoint
2 95 (27.46%) SharePoint 2010
2 95 (27.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 91 (26.30%) MS Exchange
4 64 (18.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 49 (14.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 48 (13.87%) IIS
7 27 (7.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 27 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (6.07%) Lync
9 20 (5.78%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (4.05%) CMS
10 14 (4.05%) K2 blackpearl
11 11 (3.18%) SharePoint Foundation
11 11 (3.18%) WebSphere
12 9 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (2.31%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 8 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2000
13 8 (2.31%) Content Management Server
13 8 (2.31%) Apache
Applications
1 88 (25.43%) MS Excel
2 74 (21.39%) MS Office
3 46 (13.29%) InfoPath
4 9 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.16%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.29%) MS Project
7 1 (0.29%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 17 (4.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.73%) assyst
3 5 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 67 (19.36%) Office 365
2 10 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.16%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.16%) IaaS
5 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 69 (19.94%) DNS
2 47 (13.58%) TCP/IP
3 45 (13.01%) Firewall
4 41 (11.85%) SAN
4 41 (11.85%) DHCP
5 37 (10.69%) WAN
6 36 (10.40%) Intranet
7 21 (6.07%) Internet
8 20 (5.78%) VPN
9 19 (5.49%) LAN
10 10 (2.89%) FTP
11 9 (2.60%) LDAP
11 9 (2.60%) IPsec
12 7 (2.02%) Kerberos
13 5 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (1.16%) BIG-IP
14 4 (1.16%) VoIP
14 4 (1.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (56.36%) SQL Server
2 98 (28.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (13.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 39 (11.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (10.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.89%) MySQL
8 9 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (2.60%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (2.31%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.73%) PerformancePoint
12 5 (1.45%) IDOL
13 4 (1.16%) EDRMS
13 4 (1.16%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.87%) QlikView
14 3 (0.87%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.87%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 51 (14.74%) Visual Studio
2 21 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.89%) NUnit
3 10 (2.89%) CruiseControl
4 8 (2.31%) TestDirector
4 8 (2.31%) NCover
4 8 (2.31%) FxCop
5 7 (2.02%) LoadRunner
6 5 (1.45%) Selenium
7 3 (0.87%) Hudson
8 2 (0.58%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.29%) HP UFT
General
1 68 (19.65%) Finance
2 17 (4.91%) Retail
3 16 (4.62%) Banking
4 15 (4.34%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.76%) Advertising
5 13 (3.76%) Marketing
6 9 (2.60%) Back Office
7 7 (2.02%) Legal
8 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.45%) Games
9 5 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.45%) Electronics
9 5 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.16%) Law
10 4 (1.16%) Military
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Automotive
11 1 (0.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 96 (27.75%) Developer
2 73 (21.10%) SharePoint Developer
3 49 (14.16%) Consultant
4 37 (10.69%) Administrator
5 32 (9.25%) Architect
6 28 (8.09%) SharePoint Administrator
7 26 (7.51%) SharePoint Consultant
8 22 (6.36%) Analyst
9 20 (5.78%) Wintel Engineer
10 17 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
10 17 (4.91%) Support Engineer
11 13 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (3.76%) SharePoint Architect
12 11 (3.18%) IT Support
13 10 (2.89%) 2nd Line Support
14 9 (2.60%) IT Support Engineer
14 9 (2.60%) Systems Administrator
15 8 (2.31%) Web Developer
15 8 (2.31%) SharePoint Specialist
15 8 (2.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (36.71%) .NET
2 81 (23.41%) ASP.NET
3 69 (19.94%) HTML
4 67 (19.36%) CSS
5 45 (13.01%) Web Services
6 44 (12.72%) .NET Framework
6 44 (12.72%) jQuery
7 37 (10.69%) XML
8 36 (10.40%) Ajax
9 29 (8.38%) XSLT
10 26 (7.51%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 25 (7.23%) HTML5
12 17 (4.91%) REST
13 16 (4.62%) WCF
14 15 (4.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (3.76%) CAML
16 9 (2.60%) ADO.NET
17 8 (2.31%) XSL
17 8 (2.31%) NHibernate
18 7 (2.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.67%) Management Information System
3 23 (6.65%) Blackberry
4 21 (6.07%) Replication
4 21 (6.07%) Hedge funds
5 17 (4.91%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.18%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.89%) User Experience
9 8 (2.31%) BYOD
9 8 (2.31%) iPhone
10 6 (1.73%) Statistics
10 6 (1.73%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.45%) iPad
11 5 (1.45%) DTV
12 4 (1.16%) EFT
12 4 (1.16%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.16%) Equities
12 4 (1.16%) PKI
12 4 (1.16%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 183 (52.89%) Windows
2 108 (31.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (18.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (13.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (4.91%) Windows 7
6 14 (4.05%) Linux
7 8 (2.31%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.73%) UNIX
8 6 (1.73%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (1.16%) Android
11 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.29%) SUSE
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (19.65%) Workflow
2 42 (12.14%) ITIL
3 40 (11.56%) Project Management
4 39 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (10.40%) Content Management
6 33 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (9.25%) CRM
8 30 (8.67%) Web Development
9 29 (8.38%) Mentoring
10 27 (7.80%) OO
11 25 (7.23%) SDLC
12 22 (6.36%) Document Management
13 19 (5.49%) Asset Management
13 19 (5.49%) Release Management
14 18 (5.20%) Scrum
15 16 (4.62%) MVC
15 16 (4.62%) Analytics
16 15 (4.34%) SOA
16 15 (4.34%) Business Development
17 14 (4.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 118 (34.10%) C#
2 103 (29.77%) SQL
3 95 (27.46%) PowerShell
4 78 (22.54%) JavaScript
5 29 (8.38%) Java
6 18 (5.20%) VB
7 14 (4.05%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.18%) Python
9 10 (2.89%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.89%) C
10 9 (2.60%) VBScript
11 8 (2.31%) VBA
12 7 (2.02%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.02%) C++
13 5 (1.45%) PHP
14 4 (1.16%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.16%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 1 (0.29%) R
16 1 (0.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 56 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (11.27%) Degree
3 36 (10.40%) Security Cleared
4 23 (6.65%) SC Cleared
4 23 (6.65%) MCITP
4 23 (6.65%) MCSE
5 22 (6.36%) MCP
6 12 (3.47%) MCTS
7 8 (2.31%) MCDBA
7 8 (2.31%) DV Cleared
8 7 (2.02%) MCSD
8 7 (2.02%) ISEB
9 6 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 6 (1.73%) MCPD
10 5 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.87%) CCNA
11 3 (0.87%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.58%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.67%) QA
2 9 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.45%) WCAG
3 5 (1.45%) WAI
4 4 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 112 (32.37%) Active Directory
2 53 (15.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (10.69%) Hyper-V
4 27 (7.80%) vSphere
5 22 (6.36%) VMware ESX
6 18 (5.20%) Firmware
7 15 (4.34%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (2.89%) ISA Server
9 8 (2.31%) XenApp
10 5 (1.45%) DFS Replication
10 5 (1.45%) UAG
11 4 (1.16%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.29%) NFS
14 1 (0.29%) Docker
14 1 (0.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 36 (10.40%) SCCM
2 8 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (2.31%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.02%) WSUS
3 7 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.73%) SCOM
4 6 (1.73%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.16%) ARCserve
6 4 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.87%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.29%) MIIS
9 1 (0.29%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 208 (60.12%) Microsoft
2 102 (29.48%) VMware
3 35 (10.12%) Citrix
4 31 (8.96%) Cisco
5 30 (8.67%) HP
6 27 (7.80%) Oracle
7 25 (7.23%) Nintex
8 24 (6.94%) NetApp
9 15 (4.34%) EMC
10 9 (2.60%) Avaya
10 9 (2.60%) TIBCO
11 8 (2.31%) SAP
11 8 (2.31%) Sitecore
12 7 (2.02%) SonicWALL
12 7 (2.02%) Adobe
12 7 (2.02%) Intel
12 7 (2.02%) Dell
12 7 (2.02%) Sophos
13 6 (1.73%) Meridio
13 6 (1.73%) IBM
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