The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 57 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 4655 4672 5095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.13% 4.30% 4.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.70% 20.70% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3820 4051 4463
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
23625 22568 23323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.98% 20.78% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19429 19102 20060
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint
Salary Trend

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in the UK

SharePoint
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 within the UK.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in the UK

SharePoint
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
(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 0 4362 £45,000 +3.44% 621
London -1 1867 £50,000 -4.76% 223
South East +11 927 £40,500 -4.70% 124
City of London -2 533 £50,000 -4.76% 82
East of England -12 336 £45,000 +12.50% 27
Surrey +38 305 £45,000 - 35
Yorkshire -21 288 £37,000 +2.42% 58
West Midlands +4 277 £40,000 - 41
North West +1 275 £37,500 +2.73% 57
South West -17 242 £37,500 +7.14% 45
West Yorkshire -6 218 £35,000 - 36
Berkshire -29 205 £37,500 -16.66% 28
Manchester +2 175 £37,000 - 28
Scotland +18 168 £40,000 - 25
Leeds -9 161 £37,500 +11.94% 21
East Midlands -3 153 £41,250 +9.27% 25
Hampshire +4 151 £37,500 -3.22% 25
Birmingham +6 112 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Reading -15 102 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Hertfordshire -33 89 £50,000 +17.64% 9
Bristol -2 85 £37,500 - 17
Cambridgeshire -13 82 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Northamptonshire +12 72 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Glasgow +10 72 £38,250 +8.51% 12
Bedfordshire -9 66 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Oxfordshire +21 65 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Buckinghamshire -24 63 £45,000 +12.50% 12
West Sussex +10 62 £40,500 +4.51% 1
Cambridge +10 61 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Woking +12 49 £42,500 +32.81% 2

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SharePoint 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.

1 5138 (55.35%) Microsoft
2 3682 (39.67%) .NET
3 3681 (39.66%) SQL Server
4 3180 (34.26%) SQL
5 2971 (32.01%) C#
6 2760 (29.73%) Windows
7 2704 (29.13%) MS Excel
8 2134 (22.99%) ASP.NET
9 1842 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
10 1790 (19.28%) HTML
11 1774 (19.11%) SharePoint 2010
12 1691 (18.22%) Finance
13 1647 (17.74%) JavaScript
14 1596 (17.19%) Active Directory
15 1541 (16.60%) SharePoint 2013
16 1502 (16.18%) CSS
17 1325 (14.27%) CRM
18 1230 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 1175 (12.66%) VMware
20 1151 (12.40%) Degree
21 1131 (12.18%) ITIL
22 1109 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
23 1094 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
24 1091 (11.75%) MS Exchange
25 1059 (11.41%) MS Office
26 1029 (11.09%) Project Management
27 970 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 962 (10.36%) jQuery
29 945 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
30 932 (10.04%) MVC

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1774 (19.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1541 (16.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 1091 (11.75%) MS Exchange
4 822 (8.86%) IIS
5 651 (7.01%) Lync
6 553 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 529 (5.70%) SharePoint Server
8 495 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
9 299 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 297 (3.20%) CMS
11 287 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
12 178 (1.92%) Apache
13 124 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 122 (1.31%) MS Project Server
15 102 (1.10%) Tomcat
16 100 (1.08%) Umbraco
17 96 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
18 78 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
19 77 (0.83%) Drupal
19 77 (0.83%) Documentum
Applications
1 2704 (29.13%) MS Excel
2 1059 (11.41%) MS Office
3 342 (3.68%) MS Project
4 286 (3.08%) MS Visio
5 268 (2.89%) InfoPath
6 254 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
7 217 (2.34%) PowerPivot
8 58 (0.62%) Photoshop
9 14 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 14 (0.15%) SPSS
10 13 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
10 13 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 9 (0.097%) FastStats
12 7 (0.075%) DOC1
13 6 (0.065%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.054%) Fireworks
15 4 (0.043%) InDesign
15 4 (0.043%) AutoCAD
16 3 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 2 (0.022%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 844 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 179 (1.93%) Dynamics AX
3 56 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
4 51 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 37 (0.40%) Agresso
6 34 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
7 23 (0.25%) Markit EDM
8 22 (0.24%) SalesLogix
8 22 (0.24%) Maximo
9 21 (0.23%) SAP ERP
10 19 (0.20%) Google Analytics
11 18 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 18 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 18 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
12 16 (0.17%) SAP Business One
13 15 (0.16%) Visualfiles
14 12 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
15 11 (0.12%) Tridion
16 8 (0.086%) Line 500
16 8 (0.086%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 633 (6.82%) Office 365
2 315 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (1.01%) SaaS
4 56 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 54 (0.58%) IaaS
6 33 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
7 30 (0.32%) PaaS
8 7 (0.075%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.075%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.054%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.022%) Taleo
10 2 (0.022%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.022%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.022%) Force.com
10 2 (0.022%) Heroku
10 2 (0.022%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.011%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 599 (6.45%) SAN
2 539 (5.81%) Firewall
3 518 (5.58%) DNS
4 510 (5.49%) Intranet
5 340 (3.66%) DHCP
6 339 (3.65%) Internet
7 314 (3.38%) WAN
8 307 (3.31%) LAN
9 293 (3.16%) TCP/IP
10 239 (2.57%) VPN
11 170 (1.83%) NAS
12 138 (1.49%) VoIP
13 121 (1.30%) Wireless
14 94 (1.01%) Extranet
14 94 (1.01%) FTP
15 86 (0.93%) HTTP
16 79 (0.85%) Unified Communications
17 75 (0.81%) iSCSI
18 74 (0.80%) VLAN
19 61 (0.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3681 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 1230 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 970 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 945 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 720 (7.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 549 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
7 477 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 418 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 250 (2.69%) Relational Database
10 208 (2.24%) OLAP
11 159 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
12 158 (1.70%) MySQL
13 156 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 139 (1.50%) MS Access
15 134 (1.44%) Oracle Database
16 131 (1.41%) QlikView
17 130 (1.40%) PerformancePoint
18 91 (0.98%) EDRMS
19 76 (0.82%) Microsoft Power View
20 63 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 912 (9.83%) Visual Studio
2 630 (6.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 202 (2.18%) Subversion
4 117 (1.26%) JIRA
5 114 (1.23%) NUnit
6 79 (0.85%) Git (software)
7 64 (0.69%) Moq
8 62 (0.67%) MSBuild
9 57 (0.61%) TeamCity
10 48 (0.52%) Rhino Mocks
11 43 (0.46%) ReSharper
12 42 (0.45%) Selenium
13 37 (0.40%) Eclipse
14 35 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
15 32 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 27 (0.29%) MSTest
17 26 (0.28%) Jenkins
18 25 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
18 25 (0.27%) CruiseControl
18 25 (0.27%) WiX
General
1 1691 (18.22%) Finance
2 376 (4.05%) Banking
3 308 (3.32%) Legal
4 268 (2.89%) Telecoms
5 257 (2.77%) Marketing
6 254 (2.74%) Advertising
7 203 (2.19%) Law
7 203 (2.19%) Retail
8 154 (1.66%) Publishing
9 137 (1.48%) Back Office
10 128 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 103 (1.11%) Investment Banking
12 48 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 42 (0.45%) Front Office
14 38 (0.41%) Financial Institution
15 28 (0.30%) French Language
15 28 (0.30%) Spanish Language
15 28 (0.30%) Games
15 28 (0.30%) Billing
16 27 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3259 (35.11%) Developer
2 1470 (15.84%) Analyst
3 1120 (12.07%) SharePoint Developer
4 815 (8.78%) .NET Developer
5 700 (7.54%) Architect
6 680 (7.33%) Consultant
7 514 (5.54%) Senior Developer
8 484 (5.21%) Administrator
9 468 (5.04%) C# Developer
10 430 (4.63%) Support Analyst
11 389 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
12 369 (3.98%) Applications Support
13 362 (3.90%) Support Engineer
14 357 (3.85%) Project Manager
15 307 (3.31%) Business Analyst
16 270 (2.91%) SharePoint Consultant
16 270 (2.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 263 (2.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 257 (2.77%) Software Developer
19 244 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3682 (39.67%) .NET
2 2134 (22.99%) ASP.NET
3 1790 (19.28%) HTML
4 1502 (16.18%) CSS
5 962 (10.36%) jQuery
6 800 (8.62%) .NET Framework
7 786 (8.47%) XML
8 677 (7.29%) WCF
9 672 (7.24%) Web Services
10 604 (6.51%) Ajax
11 528 (5.69%) HTML5
12 521 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 365 (3.93%) WPF
14 251 (2.70%) LINQ
15 225 (2.42%) Silverlight
16 219 (2.36%) CSS3
17 211 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 204 (2.20%) XSLT
19 183 (1.97%) SOAP
20 173 (1.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 723 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 364 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 288 (3.10%) Computer Science
4 249 (2.68%) Clustering
5 207 (2.23%) Blackberry
6 167 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
7 144 (1.55%) User Experience
8 140 (1.51%) Replication
9 116 (1.25%) Social Media
10 115 (1.24%) Open Source
11 107 (1.15%) N-Tier
12 104 (1.12%) Mobile App
13 86 (0.93%) Client/Server
14 80 (0.86%) Statistics
15 78 (0.84%) E-Learning
16 74 (0.80%) iPhone
17 63 (0.68%) Visualisation
17 63 (0.68%) Mathematics
18 54 (0.58%) Taxonomies
19 53 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2760 (29.73%) Windows
2 916 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 560 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 518 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 439 (4.73%) Windows 7
6 365 (3.93%) Linux
7 219 (2.36%) Windows 8
8 183 (1.97%) Android
9 176 (1.90%) Windows XP
10 162 (1.75%) UNIX
11 106 (1.14%) Apple iOS
12 54 (0.58%) Windows Vista
13 46 (0.50%) Solaris
14 45 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 41 (0.44%) AIX
16 29 (0.31%) Mac OS X
17 27 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
18 17 (0.18%) Windows Phone
19 15 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
20 14 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1842 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
2 1325 (14.27%) CRM
3 1131 (12.18%) ITIL
4 1109 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
5 1029 (11.09%) Project Management
6 932 (10.04%) MVC
7 654 (7.05%) Scrum
8 531 (5.72%) PRINCE2
9 439 (4.73%) Workflow
10 432 (4.65%) Mentoring
11 424 (4.57%) Migration
12 411 (4.43%) Content Management
13 394 (4.24%) Document Management
14 390 (4.20%) Change Management
15 385 (4.15%) Web Development
16 376 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
17 371 (4.00%) OO
18 360 (3.88%) Business Analysis
19 345 (3.72%) TDD
20 327 (3.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3180 (34.26%) SQL
2 2971 (32.01%) C#
3 1647 (17.74%) JavaScript
4 734 (7.91%) T-SQL
5 600 (6.46%) PowerShell
6 501 (5.40%) VB.NET
7 359 (3.87%) Java
8 318 (3.43%) VB
9 193 (2.08%) PHP
10 174 (1.87%) VBA
11 167 (1.80%) VBScript
12 119 (1.28%) C
13 102 (1.10%) C++
14 79 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 72 (0.78%) Python
16 55 (0.59%) VB6
17 54 (0.58%) Perl
18 53 (0.57%) Bash Shell
19 33 (0.36%) X++
20 32 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1151 (12.40%) Degree
2 1094 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 533 (5.74%) Security Cleared
4 500 (5.39%) MCSE
5 417 (4.49%) SC Cleared
6 292 (3.15%) MCITP
7 276 (2.97%) MCP
8 218 (2.35%) MCSA
9 195 (2.10%) MCTS
10 189 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
11 153 (1.65%) CCNA
12 132 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 120 (1.29%) MCSD
14 112 (1.21%) DV Cleared
15 90 (0.97%) PMI Certification
16 89 (0.96%) ISEB
16 89 (0.96%) CCNP
17 83 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
18 68 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 63 (0.68%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (2.71%) SLA
2 233 (2.51%) QA
3 137 (1.48%) ISO 9001
4 79 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 21 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 20 (0.22%) COBIT
8 7 (0.075%) Dublin Core
8 7 (0.075%) Solvency II
9 6 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.054%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.054%) HL7
11 4 (0.043%) FATCA
12 3 (0.032%) P3O
12 3 (0.032%) EMIR
12 3 (0.032%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.022%) MiFID
13 2 (0.022%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.011%) COREP
14 1 (0.011%) BS7799
System Software
1 1596 (17.19%) Active Directory
2 783 (8.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 541 (5.83%) Hyper-V
4 222 (2.39%) vSphere
5 152 (1.64%) VMware ESX
6 149 (1.61%) XenApp
7 115 (1.24%) ISA Server
8 99 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
9 92 (0.99%) UAG
10 73 (0.79%) Terminal Services
11 59 (0.64%) XenDesktop
12 45 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
13 37 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
14 26 (0.28%) XenServer
15 24 (0.26%) MetaFrame
16 20 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 18 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 17 (0.18%) Xen
19 14 (0.15%) VMware Server
19 14 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 384 (4.14%) SCCM
2 248 (2.67%) SCOM
3 109 (1.17%) Backup Exec
4 81 (0.87%) NetBackup
5 69 (0.74%) SCVMM
6 53 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 51 (0.55%) OpenView
7 51 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
8 50 (0.54%) WSUS
8 50 (0.54%) Nagios
9 46 (0.50%) SCDPM
10 42 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
11 37 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 30 (0.32%) Tivoli
13 27 (0.29%) MOM
13 27 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 24 (0.26%) HP SIM
15 23 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
16 18 (0.19%) ARCserve
17 17 (0.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5138 (55.35%) Microsoft
2 1175 (12.66%) VMware
3 741 (7.98%) Oracle
4 689 (7.42%) Citrix
5 590 (6.36%) Cisco
6 392 (4.22%) HP
7 306 (3.30%) SAP
8 188 (2.03%) IBM
9 176 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
10 174 (1.87%) EMC
11 172 (1.85%) NetApp
12 170 (1.83%) Dell
13 151 (1.63%) Business Objects
14 145 (1.56%) Sitecore
15 142 (1.53%) Cognos
16 141 (1.52%) Symantec
17 131 (1.41%) Juniper
18 121 (1.30%) Sage
19 112 (1.21%) Adobe
20 105 (1.13%) Remedy
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