The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 61 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 4901 5303 5234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.02% 4.72% 4.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.44% 22.70% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4123 4521 4638
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,650 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25215 23366 24902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.67% 20.81% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20791 19683 21700
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -11 4542 £45,000 +1.12% 259
London -9 2078 £50,000 - 99
South East -12 899 £41,500 +3.75% 49
City of London +7 642 £50,000 - 26
East of England -10 380 £40,000 - 16
North West -7 300 £40,000 -3.61% 27
Yorkshire -5 283 £35,000 - 16
Surrey -5 276 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Berkshire -13 228 £49,375 +9.72% 10
South West -16 222 £40,000 - 16
West Midlands -28 200 £42,500 +6.25% 24
West Yorkshire -30 183 £35,000 +6.06% 12
Scotland -2 180 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Manchester -8 165 £40,000 -7.51% 15
Hampshire -15 142 £35,000 -17.64% 7
East Midlands -10 130 £40,000 +8.84% 8
Leeds -18 129 £36,125 +9.46% 5
Reading -9 107 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Bedfordshire +1 100 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Buckinghamshire +5 98 £42,500 +12.58% 8
Edinburgh +11 97 £37,500 +36.36% 5
Cheshire +20 85 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Birmingham -9 85 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Hertfordshire +5 79 £41,000 +2.50% 5
Bristol -31 74 £40,000 - 6
Essex +26 72 £37,500 - 1
Woking -4 72 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Bedford +5 66 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Oxfordshire +2 62 £37,000 -7.50% 3
Milton Keynes -1 61 £42,500 - 5

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 5085 (55.64%) Microsoft
2 3908 (42.76%) .NET
3 3593 (39.32%) SQL Server
4 3132 (34.27%) SQL
5 3102 (33.94%) C#
6 2906 (31.80%) Windows
7 2503 (27.39%) MS Excel
8 2198 (24.05%) ASP.NET
9 1918 (20.99%) SharePoint 2010
10 1791 (19.60%) Finance
11 1686 (18.45%) HTML
12 1499 (16.40%) Active Directory
13 1495 (16.36%) JavaScript
14 1415 (15.48%) CSS
15 1409 (15.42%) SharePoint 2013
16 1248 (13.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 1240 (13.57%) VMware
18 1193 (13.05%) MS Exchange
19 1158 (12.67%) CRM
20 1133 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
21 1109 (12.13%) Windows Server 2008
22 1096 (11.99%) ITIL
23 1078 (11.80%) Degree
24 1028 (11.25%) XML
25 1016 (11.12%) Project Management
26 1012 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
27 1009 (11.04%) Visual Studio
28 961 (10.52%) SQL Server 2008
29 951 (10.41%) jQuery
30 945 (10.34%) MS Office

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1918 (20.99%) SharePoint 2010
2 1409 (15.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 1193 (13.05%) MS Exchange
4 823 (9.01%) IIS
5 712 (7.79%) SharePoint Server
6 609 (6.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 580 (6.35%) Lync
8 513 (5.61%) BizTalk Server
9 341 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
10 304 (3.33%) CMS
11 225 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
12 190 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
13 180 (1.97%) MS Project Server
14 136 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 134 (1.47%) Drupal
16 113 (1.24%) WebSphere
17 105 (1.15%) Apache
18 85 (0.93%) Tomcat
19 80 (0.88%) Umbraco
20 76 (0.83%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2503 (27.39%) MS Excel
2 945 (10.34%) MS Office
3 392 (4.29%) MS Project
4 309 (3.38%) InfoPath
5 301 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 280 (3.06%) MS Visio
7 116 (1.27%) PowerPivot
8 61 (0.67%) Photoshop
9 19 (0.21%) Acrobat
10 15 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 15 (0.16%) ProjectWise
11 13 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
12 12 (0.13%) FastStats
13 10 (0.11%) FrameMaker
13 10 (0.11%) RoboHelp
14 4 (0.044%) Adobe Captivate
15 2 (0.022%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.022%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.022%) SPSS
16 1 (0.011%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 850 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 252 (2.76%) Dynamics AX
3 47 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
4 39 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 35 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
6 29 (0.32%) Google Analytics
7 28 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
8 26 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 26 (0.28%) Visualfiles
9 22 (0.24%) Markit EDM
10 21 (0.23%) Maximo
11 19 (0.21%) SAP Business One
12 12 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
13 11 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
14 10 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
15 9 (0.098%) Agresso
16 8 (0.088%) Endur
17 7 (0.077%) Tridion
18 6 (0.066%) Eikon
19 5 (0.055%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 514 (5.62%) Office 365
2 231 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (1.06%) SaaS
4 53 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 43 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (0.23%) IaaS
7 18 (0.20%) PaaS
8 10 (0.11%) Google App Engine
8 10 (0.11%) GitHub
9 9 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.077%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.022%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.022%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.011%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 607 (6.64%) SAN
2 551 (6.03%) DNS
3 518 (5.67%) Firewall
4 500 (5.47%) Intranet
5 420 (4.60%) Internet
6 379 (4.15%) TCP/IP
7 372 (4.07%) LAN
8 369 (4.04%) WAN
9 357 (3.91%) DHCP
10 319 (3.49%) VPN
11 184 (2.01%) Extranet
12 138 (1.51%) VLAN
13 125 (1.37%) SSL
14 122 (1.33%) NAS
15 113 (1.24%) Wireless
16 112 (1.23%) VoIP
17 92 (1.01%) HTTP
18 68 (0.74%) iSCSI
19 65 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
20 62 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3593 (39.32%) SQL Server
2 1248 (13.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 961 (10.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 917 (10.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 634 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 481 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 474 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
8 461 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 323 (3.53%) Relational Database
10 171 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 148 (1.62%) MySQL
12 143 (1.56%) OLAP
13 114 (1.25%) QlikView
14 109 (1.19%) MS Access
15 102 (1.12%) Oracle Database
16 100 (1.09%) PerformancePoint
17 73 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
18 70 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
19 60 (0.66%) RDBMS
20 48 (0.53%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1009 (11.04%) Visual Studio
2 685 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 188 (2.06%) Subversion
4 118 (1.29%) JIRA
5 78 (0.85%) NUnit
6 69 (0.76%) MSBuild
7 60 (0.66%) Moq
8 49 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 48 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
10 41 (0.45%) Git (software)
11 40 (0.44%) LoadRunner
11 40 (0.44%) Eclipse
12 36 (0.39%) Rhino Mocks
13 31 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
14 30 (0.33%) Toad
15 26 (0.28%) Hudson
16 25 (0.27%) CruiseControl
16 25 (0.27%) Selenium
17 22 (0.24%) WinRunner
18 21 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 1791 (19.60%) Finance
2 350 (3.83%) Banking
3 266 (2.91%) Marketing
4 242 (2.65%) Legal
5 236 (2.58%) Retail
6 200 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 198 (2.17%) Law
8 150 (1.64%) Advertising
9 125 (1.37%) Publishing
10 108 (1.18%) Back Office
11 99 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 95 (1.04%) Financial Institution
13 88 (0.96%) Manufacturing
14 61 (0.67%) French Language
15 42 (0.46%) Billing
15 42 (0.46%) Games
16 39 (0.43%) German Language
17 34 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 31 (0.34%) Spanish Language
19 24 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3085 (33.76%) Developer
2 1424 (15.58%) Analyst
3 998 (10.92%) SharePoint Developer
4 953 (10.43%) Consultant
5 821 (8.98%) .NET Developer
6 628 (6.87%) Architect
7 523 (5.72%) Administrator
8 438 (4.79%) C# Developer
9 400 (4.38%) Support Analyst
10 384 (4.20%) Support Engineer
11 373 (4.08%) Project Manager
12 361 (3.95%) Senior Developer
13 328 (3.59%) Business Analyst
14 321 (3.51%) SharePoint Consultant
15 316 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
16 250 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
17 242 (2.65%) SharePoint Administrator
18 224 (2.45%) Applications Support
19 214 (2.34%) Team Leader
20 212 (2.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3908 (42.76%) .NET
2 2198 (24.05%) ASP.NET
3 1686 (18.45%) HTML
4 1415 (15.48%) CSS
5 1028 (11.25%) XML
6 951 (10.41%) jQuery
7 843 (9.22%) Web Services
8 803 (8.79%) .NET Framework
9 790 (8.64%) WCF
10 498 (5.45%) Ajax
11 470 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 450 (4.92%) HTML5
13 341 (3.73%) WPF
14 333 (3.64%) XSLT
15 269 (2.94%) SOAP
16 228 (2.49%) LINQ
17 227 (2.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 223 (2.44%) Silverlight
19 222 (2.43%) CSS3
20 217 (2.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 315 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 240 (2.63%) Clustering
3 227 (2.48%) Computer Science
4 215 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 177 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 159 (1.74%) Open Source
7 135 (1.48%) Replication
8 127 (1.39%) N-Tier
9 104 (1.14%) Mobile App
10 100 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 81 (0.89%) Social Media
12 69 (0.76%) iPad
13 67 (0.73%) iPhone
14 64 (0.70%) Thin Client
14 64 (0.70%) Fat Client
15 55 (0.60%) GIS
16 53 (0.58%) Tandem
16 53 (0.58%) Mathematics
17 51 (0.56%) PKI
18 48 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2906 (31.80%) Windows
2 1109 (12.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 701 (7.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 481 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 471 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 403 (4.41%) Linux
7 271 (2.97%) Windows XP
8 210 (2.30%) UNIX
9 169 (1.85%) Android
10 155 (1.70%) Windows 8
11 112 (1.23%) Apple iOS
12 88 (0.96%) Windows Vista
13 51 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 48 (0.53%) Mac OS X
15 32 (0.35%) Solaris
16 28 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
17 26 (0.28%) CentOS
17 26 (0.28%) AIX
18 20 (0.22%) Mac OS
18 20 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1158 (12.67%) CRM
2 1096 (11.99%) ITIL
3 1016 (11.12%) Project Management
4 1012 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
5 770 (8.43%) MVC
6 733 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
7 565 (6.18%) PRINCE2
8 541 (5.92%) Scrum
9 494 (5.41%) Workflow
10 456 (4.99%) TDD
11 441 (4.83%) Web Development
12 421 (4.61%) Service Delivery
13 405 (4.43%) Change Management
14 386 (4.22%) Migration
15 380 (4.16%) Business Analysis
16 367 (4.02%) Content Management
17 337 (3.69%) OO
18 299 (3.27%) Document Management
19 292 (3.20%) ERP
20 290 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3132 (34.27%) SQL
2 3102 (33.94%) C#
3 1495 (16.36%) JavaScript
4 638 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 610 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 599 (6.55%) VB.NET
7 406 (4.44%) Java
8 361 (3.95%) VB
9 195 (2.13%) PHP
10 169 (1.85%) VBA
11 152 (1.66%) VBScript
12 110 (1.20%) Perl
13 106 (1.16%) C
14 77 (0.84%) C++
15 70 (0.77%) VB6
16 60 (0.66%) Python
16 60 (0.66%) PL/SQL
17 46 (0.50%) Bash Shell
18 37 (0.40%) Ruby
19 36 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1133 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 1078 (11.80%) Degree
3 489 (5.35%) MCSE
4 383 (4.19%) MCP
5 353 (3.86%) Security Cleared
6 309 (3.38%) MCITP
7 259 (2.83%) MCTS
8 248 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
9 207 (2.27%) CCNA
10 190 (2.08%) MCSA
11 188 (2.06%) SC Cleared
12 179 (1.96%) MCSD
13 143 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
14 120 (1.31%) ISEB
15 114 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 96 (1.05%) CCNP
17 91 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
18 90 (0.98%) PMI Certification
19 84 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 84 (0.92%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 352 (3.85%) SLA
2 262 (2.87%) QA
3 121 (1.32%) ISO 9001
4 44 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (0.28%) COBIT
6 25 (0.27%) TickIT
7 19 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (0.18%) P3O
9 15 (0.16%) Data Quality
10 13 (0.14%) Dublin Core
11 7 (0.077%) PCI DSS
11 7 (0.077%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 7 (0.077%) GAMP
11 7 (0.077%) GCP
11 7 (0.077%) GMP
12 5 (0.055%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.044%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.022%) HL7
14 2 (0.022%) HMG Infosec
14 2 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1499 (16.40%) Active Directory
2 765 (8.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 507 (5.55%) Hyper-V
4 216 (2.36%) XenApp
5 175 (1.91%) vSphere
6 117 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
7 113 (1.24%) ISA Server
8 105 (1.15%) UAG
9 103 (1.13%) VMware ESX
10 101 (1.11%) Terminal Services
11 100 (1.09%) XenDesktop
12 84 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
13 63 (0.69%) XenServer
14 34 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
14 34 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 27 (0.30%) IAG
16 17 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 17 (0.19%) Terminal Server
17 15 (0.16%) VMware Server
18 12 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 404 (4.42%) SCCM
2 233 (2.55%) SCOM
3 121 (1.32%) Backup Exec
4 81 (0.89%) WSUS
5 53 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
6 49 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 48 (0.53%) Nagios
7 48 (0.53%) NetBackup
8 39 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
9 38 (0.42%) MOM
10 37 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
11 36 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 29 (0.32%) Puppet
13 24 (0.26%) ARCserve
14 22 (0.24%) OpenView
14 22 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
15 21 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 18 (0.20%) Legato
17 17 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
18 16 (0.18%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5085 (55.64%) Microsoft
2 1240 (13.57%) VMware
3 747 (8.17%) Oracle
4 708 (7.75%) Citrix
5 577 (6.31%) Cisco
6 385 (4.21%) HP
7 246 (2.69%) SAP
8 206 (2.25%) IBM
9 184 (2.01%) Symantec
10 150 (1.64%) NetApp
11 134 (1.47%) Cognos
12 133 (1.46%) Dell
13 129 (1.41%) Sitecore
14 127 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
15 122 (1.33%) CheckPoint
15 122 (1.33%) Adobe
16 96 (1.05%) Business Objects
17 95 (1.04%) Juniper
18 90 (0.98%) EMC
19 87 (0.95%) McAfee
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