The table below looks at the statistics for the SharePoint Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Specialist
Rank 885 854 852
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SharePoint Specialist 10 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.030% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.031% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 22
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107784 102248 109748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.51% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87953 84954 93424
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SharePoint Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SharePoint Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint Specialist
Salary Trend

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

SharePoint Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

SharePoint Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint Specialist over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 within the UK.

SharePoint Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Specialist
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 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
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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 -37 9 £44,500 -15.23% 1
London -6 6 £44,500 -15.23% 1
City of London +1 1 £44,000 -16.19% 1
East of England -23 1 £35,000 -44.00%
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £35,000 -
Bristol - 1 £60,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

SharePoint Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Specialist in their job title 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 with SharePoint Specialist in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (23.81%) Office 365
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) Lync
7 4 (19.05%) InfoPath
8 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (14.29%) Digital Media
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
8 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 3 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 2 (9.52%) XML
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
9 2 (9.52%) Finance
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012

SharePoint Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint Specialist in their job title 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 with SharePoint Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (19.05%) Lync
5 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) InfoPath
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 3 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) OOP
3 1 (4.76%) OO
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) ERP
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) Scrum
3 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) TDD
3 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Nintex