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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 629 529 358
Rank change year-on-year
-100 -171
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 280 383 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.36% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.18% 1.78% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 248 331 714
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
23785 21566 23787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.21% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19364 18338 20342
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 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -86 270 £50,000 +3.95% 39
London -93 95 £60,000 +9.09% 17
South East -6 56 £46,500 -2.10% 7
East of England -42 56 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Berkshire +11 31 £50,000 - 3
West Midlands +13 30 £46,500 -7.00% 3
City of London -1 27 £64,500 +7.50% 5
Reading 0 22 £70,000 +47.36% 3
Bedfordshire -9 22 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Hertfordshire -11 18 £70,000 +55.55%
Birmingham +4 15 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Yorkshire -26 15 £41,081 -4.46% 3
East Midlands -3 14 £45,000 +22.44% 1
Suffolk +21 13 £39,000 +95.00%
Ipswich +21 13 £39,000 +95.00%
Staffordshire -5 12 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South West -30 12 £41,000 +17.14% 3
Hampshire -2 11 £30,000 -35.82% 2
Dorset - 11 £41,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 10 £35,661 - 2
Northamptonshire -14 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Leeds - 9 £35,661 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 9 £40,000 - 1
Bedford -9 8 £31,250 +4.16%
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £70,000 -
Luton -4 7 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Surrey +3 5 £26,000 -42.22%
Basingstoke +2 5 £55,000 -9.83%
North West -39 5 £42,000 -5.08% 1
Havant - 5 £27,500 - 1

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 568 (82.80%) SharePoint
2 423 (61.66%) Microsoft
3 310 (45.19%) Windows
4 307 (44.75%) SQL Server
5 287 (41.84%) .NET
6 262 (38.19%) C#
7 217 (31.63%) MS Excel
8 204 (29.74%) ASP.NET
9 188 (27.41%) SQL
10 187 (27.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 185 (26.97%) HTML
12 170 (24.78%) CSS
13 163 (23.76%) JavaScript
14 161 (23.47%) Finance
15 155 (22.59%) Active Directory
16 147 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
17 143 (20.85%) MS Office
17 143 (20.85%) Windows Server 2008
18 137 (19.97%) VMware
19 129 (18.80%) Visual Studio
20 128 (18.66%) SQL Server 2008
21 123 (17.93%) SharePoint 2013
22 122 (17.78%) IIS
23 118 (17.20%) jQuery
24 117 (17.06%) MS Exchange
25 113 (16.47%) Windows Server 2012
26 108 (15.74%) XML
27 101 (14.72%) CRM
28 93 (13.56%) HTML5
29 92 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 568 (82.80%) SharePoint
2 187 (27.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 123 (17.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 122 (17.78%) IIS
5 117 (17.06%) MS Exchange
6 62 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 53 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 53 (7.73%) Lync
8 48 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 48 (7.00%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (2.33%) Documentum
10 14 (2.04%) Apache
11 12 (1.75%) CMS
11 12 (1.75%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (1.46%) Office Communications Server
14 9 (1.31%) SharePoint Foundation
15 7 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 7 (1.02%) WebLogic
15 7 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 217 (31.63%) MS Excel
2 143 (20.85%) MS Office
3 59 (8.60%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.87%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.58%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 63 (9.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.75%) Markit EDM
3 7 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.87%) Line 500
5 5 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.73%) assyst
6 4 (0.58%) Tridion
7 3 (0.44%) Pivotal CRM
7 3 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.29%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 72 (10.50%) Office 365
2 25 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.02%) IaaS
5 2 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (12.97%) DNS
2 62 (9.04%) TCP/IP
3 59 (8.60%) Firewall
4 49 (7.14%) SAN
5 48 (7.00%) DHCP
6 41 (5.98%) VPN
7 36 (5.25%) Internet
8 33 (4.81%) Unified Communications
9 29 (4.23%) LAN
10 25 (3.64%) WAN
11 23 (3.35%) SSL
12 22 (3.21%) Intranet
13 20 (2.92%) HTTP
14 19 (2.77%) Wireshark
15 16 (2.33%) Network Security
15 16 (2.33%) NAS
16 14 (2.04%) Wireless
17 11 (1.60%) HTTPS
18 10 (1.46%) Kerberos
19 9 (1.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (44.75%) SQL Server
2 128 (18.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (9.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 51 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (2.92%) EDRMS
9 16 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 16 (2.33%) QlikView
10 15 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (2.04%) Relational Database
12 10 (1.46%) PerformancePoint
12 10 (1.46%) OLAP
13 8 (1.17%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.58%) MySQL
16 3 (0.44%) DB2
16 3 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
17 2 (0.29%) DTS
Development Applications
1 129 (18.80%) Visual Studio
2 50 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (4.08%) NUnit
4 23 (3.35%) CruiseControl
5 22 (3.21%) MSBuild
6 19 (2.77%) Moq
7 18 (2.62%) Subversion
8 17 (2.48%) Git (software)
9 16 (2.33%) Jenkins
10 15 (2.19%) TestDirector
11 13 (1.90%) Visual Studio Team System
12 11 (1.60%) WinRunner
12 11 (1.60%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (1.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 6 (0.87%) Rational Rose
15 2 (0.29%) NetAdvantage
15 2 (0.29%) MSTest
15 2 (0.29%) LLBLGen Pro
15 2 (0.29%) Hudson
16 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
General
1 161 (23.47%) Finance
2 28 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 24 (3.50%) Banking
4 20 (2.92%) Advertising
4 20 (2.92%) Back Office
5 17 (2.48%) Legal
6 15 (2.19%) Games
6 15 (2.19%) Marketing
7 13 (1.90%) Law
8 10 (1.46%) Retail
8 10 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.73%) Electronics
11 4 (0.58%) Billing
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.29%) Automotive
12 2 (0.29%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 242 (35.28%) Developer
2 169 (24.64%) SharePoint Developer
3 77 (11.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 70 (10.20%) Analyst
5 68 (9.91%) Administrator
6 63 (9.18%) Architect
7 53 (7.73%) SharePoint Administrator
8 36 (5.25%) Consultant
9 35 (5.10%) Support Engineer
10 30 (4.37%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 30 (4.37%) SharePoint Architect
10 30 (4.37%) Microsoft Specialist
11 26 (3.79%) Senior Developer
12 25 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (2.77%) .NET Developer
14 17 (2.48%) Systems Engineer
14 17 (2.48%) Test Analyst
15 15 (2.19%) Project Manager
15 15 (2.19%) Senior Analyst
15 15 (2.19%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (41.84%) .NET
2 204 (29.74%) ASP.NET
3 185 (26.97%) HTML
4 170 (24.78%) CSS
5 118 (17.20%) jQuery
6 108 (15.74%) XML
7 93 (13.56%) HTML5
8 82 (11.95%) .NET Framework
9 77 (11.22%) Ajax
10 67 (9.77%) Web Services
11 63 (9.18%) WCF
11 63 (9.18%) CSS3
12 52 (7.58%) WPF
13 43 (6.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 31 (4.52%) LINQ
15 30 (4.37%) XSLT
16 25 (3.64%) SOAP
17 23 (3.35%) Silverlight
18 16 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (2.33%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.25%) Computer Science
2 31 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.79%) Clustering
4 19 (2.77%) Management Information System
5 18 (2.62%) Taxonomies
6 16 (2.33%) Blackberry
7 13 (1.90%) Hedge funds
8 12 (1.75%) Open Source
8 12 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (1.75%) Replication
9 10 (1.46%) User Experience
10 9 (1.31%) PKI
11 8 (1.17%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.17%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.17%) Fat Client
11 8 (1.17%) Digital Media
12 7 (1.02%) FlexPod
12 7 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.02%) CLARiiON
13 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 310 (45.19%) Windows
2 143 (20.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 113 (16.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 92 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (6.12%) Windows 7
6 38 (5.54%) Windows XP
7 21 (3.06%) Windows 8
8 15 (2.19%) Windows Vista
9 14 (2.04%) Linux
10 11 (1.60%) Android
11 10 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (1.31%) Solaris
13 7 (1.02%) UNIX
14 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.29%) CentOS
15 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.29%) VMS
15 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.15%) HPUX
16 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (14.72%) CRM
2 92 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (9.04%) ITIL
4 54 (7.87%) OO
5 53 (7.73%) Workflow
6 46 (6.71%) Release Management
7 44 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (5.98%) Web Development
9 38 (5.54%) Software Engineering
10 37 (5.39%) Systems Analysis
10 37 (5.39%) Project Management
11 36 (5.25%) SOA
11 36 (5.25%) Migration
12 31 (4.52%) TDD
13 30 (4.37%) Content Management
14 26 (3.79%) Business Analysis
14 26 (3.79%) Load Balancing
15 25 (3.64%) Unit Testing
16 24 (3.50%) Test Scripting
16 24 (3.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 262 (38.19%) C#
2 188 (27.41%) SQL
3 163 (23.76%) JavaScript
4 84 (12.24%) PowerShell
5 74 (10.79%) VB.NET
6 46 (6.71%) VBA
7 43 (6.27%) Java
8 41 (5.98%) VB
9 32 (4.66%) T-SQL
10 16 (2.33%) ABAP
11 15 (2.19%) PHP
12 12 (1.75%) VBScript
12 12 (1.75%) MATLAB
13 11 (1.60%) C
14 8 (1.17%) XPath
15 7 (1.02%) C++
16 4 (0.58%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.44%) X++
17 3 (0.44%) Perl
17 3 (0.44%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 147 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 91 (13.27%) Security Cleared
3 88 (12.83%) SC Cleared
4 87 (12.68%) Degree
5 61 (8.89%) MCSE
6 37 (5.39%) MCP
7 34 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (3.64%) CCNA
9 23 (3.35%) CCNP
10 22 (3.21%) MCITP
11 18 (2.62%) ISEB
12 17 (2.48%) MCTS
13 13 (1.90%) MCSA
14 9 (1.31%) CCIP
14 9 (1.31%) CCSP
14 9 (1.31%) DV Cleared
15 8 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (1.17%) PMP
15 8 (1.17%) PMI Certification
16 7 (1.02%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.77%) QA
2 18 (2.62%) SLA
3 7 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 155 (22.59%) Active Directory
2 79 (11.52%) Hyper-V
3 65 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (5.39%) VMware ESX
5 31 (4.52%) XenApp
6 27 (3.94%) vSphere
7 24 (3.50%) ISA Server
8 23 (3.35%) UAG
9 17 (2.48%) Forefront TMG
10 16 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 12 (1.75%) Terminal Services
12 10 (1.46%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.44%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.29%) XenServer
14 2 (0.29%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
14 2 (0.29%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 84 (12.24%) SCCM
2 65 (9.48%) SCOM
3 35 (5.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 30 (4.37%) SCDPM
4 30 (4.37%) SCVMM
5 17 (2.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 17 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 14 (2.04%) NetBackup
8 13 (1.90%) HP SIM
9 12 (1.75%) Backup Exec
9 12 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 11 (1.60%) Netcool
11 7 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 7 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (0.87%) HP NNM
13 3 (0.44%) WSUS
13 3 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 423 (61.66%) Microsoft
2 137 (19.97%) VMware
3 83 (12.10%) Citrix
4 59 (8.60%) Cisco
5 49 (7.14%) NetApp
6 47 (6.85%) Oracle
6 47 (6.85%) HP
6 47 (6.85%) EMC
7 42 (6.12%) Symantec
8 27 (3.94%) SAP
9 21 (3.06%) Sitecore
10 20 (2.92%) Open Text
10 20 (2.92%) Nintex
11 17 (2.48%) IBM
11 17 (2.48%) Juniper
11 17 (2.48%) CA
12 13 (1.90%) Sophos
13 12 (1.75%) McAfee
13 12 (1.75%) F5
14 11 (1.60%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Scotland
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, Half day on a Friday!
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Salary: 44,000 - 48,000
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London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
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London
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Lorien Resourcing
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Hampshire
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
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London
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