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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SharePoint Specialist
Rank 860 857 877
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a SharePoint Specialist 10 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.031% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.033% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 12
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £52,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%

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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 2015 within the UK.

SharePoint Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Specialist
Top 10 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 3 March 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
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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 -8 10 £41,250 -17.50%
South East -14 8 £41,250 +3.12%
Milton Keynes - 5 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £42,500 -
Guildford - 3 £30,000 -
Surrey - 3 £30,000 -
London 0 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Northamptonshire - 1 £38,500 -
City of London - 1 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £38,500 -

SharePoint Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (64.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Lync
5 7 (41.18%) Office 365
6 6 (35.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (35.29%) Intranet
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) IIS
7 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
7 5 (29.41%) Change Management
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 3 (17.65%) HTML
10 2 (11.76%) Degree
10 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
10 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills

SharePoint Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (64.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (41.18%) Lync
4 6 (35.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (29.41%) IIS
5 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
5 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Intranet
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) Extranet
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) OOP
3 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) MCP
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Nintex
2 1 (5.88%) SAP