Period
to 30 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 150 146 145
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 -14
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 2,528 3,411 3,957
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.32% 2.46% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.17% 15.90% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,210 2,812 3,459
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £68,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

SharePoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15,638 21,448 27,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.33% 15.50% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12,461 17,138 23,047
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in England

SharePoint
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in England.

Salary trend for SharePoint in England

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in England over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in England

SharePoint
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the England region over the 6 months to 30 March 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -25 1,032 £55,000 - 140
South East -2 482 £45,000 +5.88% 98
North of England -14 319 £40,000 +1.27% 89
Midlands +11 293 £45,000 +11.11% 41
South West +63 252 £45,000 +7.14% 45
North West +35 184 £40,000 -6.98% 56
West Midlands -7 169 £46,000 +13.58% 25
East of England 0 137 £42,500 - 29
East Midlands +40 123 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Yorkshire -17 109 £45,000 +20.00% 27
North East -37 26 £37,500 -5.06% 6
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, IT jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 1,532 (60.60%) Microsoft
2 1,257 (49.72%) Office 365
3 975 (38.57%) Azure
4 953 (37.70%) Windows
5 911 (36.04%) Active Directory
6 605 (23.93%) SQL Server
7 602 (23.81%) SQL
8 497 (19.66%) Windows Server
9 471 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
10 445 (17.60%) .NET
11 419 (16.57%) Finance
12 415 (16.42%) C#
13 414 (16.38%) Microsoft Office
14 392 (15.51%) ITIL
15 384 (15.19%) PowerShell
16 369 (14.60%) VMware
17 359 (14.20%) Power Platform
18 343 (13.57%) Windows 10
19 340 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
20 322 (12.74%) Migration
21 318 (12.58%) JavaScript
22 306 (12.10%) SCCM
23 299 (11.83%) CRM
24 280 (11.08%) Project Management
25 272 (10.76%) Microsoft Certification
26 266 (10.52%) DNS
27 265 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
28 261 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
29 259 (10.25%) OneDrive
30 257 (10.17%) MS Exchange

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 257 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 201 (7.95%) Skype for Business
3 116 (4.59%) IIS
3 116 (4.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 108 (4.27%) Confluence
5 88 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 70 (2.77%) CMS
7 68 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 63 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 43 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
10 35 (1.38%) Drupal
10 35 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
11 25 (0.99%) Umbraco
12 23 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
13 21 (0.83%) WordPress
14 19 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (0.32%) Apache
16 6 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.24%) MQSeries
16 6 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 414 (16.38%) Microsoft Office
2 191 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 93 (3.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 67 (2.65%) Microsoft Project
5 58 (2.29%) MS Visio
6 37 (1.46%) InfoPath
7 12 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 12 (0.47%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.44%) ProjectWise
9 9 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.28%) Acrobat
11 6 (0.24%) Camtasia
11 6 (0.24%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
12 4 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
13 3 (0.12%) InDesign
13 3 (0.12%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.040%) Revit
14 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 195 (7.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 14 (0.55%) NetSuite
5 10 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.32%) Primavera
6 8 (0.32%) Temenos T24
7 6 (0.24%) Carpe Diem
7 6 (0.24%) Elite 3E
7 6 (0.24%) Magento
8 5 (0.20%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 3 (0.12%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.12%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.079%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.079%) Maximo
11 2 (0.079%) Sage 50
11 2 (0.079%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,257 (49.72%) Office 365
2 975 (38.57%) Azure
3 359 (14.20%) Power Platform
4 259 (10.25%) OneDrive
5 240 (9.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 209 (8.27%) Dynamics 365
7 186 (7.36%) AWS
8 170 (6.72%) PowerApps
9 63 (2.49%) Microsoft Flow
10 62 (2.45%) SaaS
11 57 (2.25%) IaaS
12 47 (1.86%) PaaS
13 46 (1.82%) ShareGate
14 36 (1.42%) Yammer
15 31 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
16 20 (0.79%) Mimecast
17 17 (0.67%) Serverless
18 15 (0.59%) Slack
19 14 (0.55%) GitHub
19 14 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 266 (10.52%) DNS
2 231 (9.14%) Skype
3 206 (8.15%) DHCP
3 206 (8.15%) Firewall
4 151 (5.97%) LAN
5 150 (5.93%) TCP/IP
6 144 (5.70%) SAN
7 142 (5.62%) WAN
8 128 (5.06%) VPN
9 121 (4.79%) Intranet
10 83 (3.28%) Internet
11 75 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
12 51 (2.02%) VoIP
13 42 (1.66%) NetScaler
14 40 (1.58%) VLAN
14 40 (1.58%) Wireless
15 38 (1.50%) NAS
16 34 (1.34%) Remote Desktop
16 34 (1.34%) Unified Communications
17 24 (0.95%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 605 (23.93%) SQL Server
2 231 (9.14%) Power BI
3 127 (5.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 118 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 48 (1.90%) MySQL
8 47 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 38 (1.50%) Relational Database
10 29 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
12 27 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
13 26 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
14 19 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
15 18 (0.71%) Oracle Database
16 17 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 15 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
18 14 (0.55%) RDBMS
19 12 (0.47%) MS Access
20 11 (0.44%) GIS
Development Applications
1 193 (7.63%) JIRA
2 130 (5.14%) Visual Studio
3 101 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 82 (3.24%) Git (software)
5 32 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 30 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
7 29 (1.15%) Selenium
8 20 (0.79%) Bitbucket
9 16 (0.63%) SoapUI
10 15 (0.59%) Jenkins
11 13 (0.51%) JUnit
11 13 (0.51%) TestNG
11 13 (0.51%) WebDriver
12 12 (0.47%) Postman
13 11 (0.44%) Grunt
13 11 (0.44%) PowerBuilder
14 10 (0.40%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.40%) REST Assured
14 10 (0.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 9 (0.36%) Chocolatey
General
1 419 (16.57%) Finance
2 126 (4.98%) Public Sector
3 116 (4.59%) Legal
4 100 (3.96%) Retail
5 90 (3.56%) Law
6 70 (2.77%) Marketing
7 43 (1.70%) Back Office
8 41 (1.62%) Banking
9 38 (1.50%) Telecoms
10 37 (1.46%) Local Government
11 34 (1.34%) Billing
12 22 (0.87%) Advertising
12 22 (0.87%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.67%) Automotive
14 12 (0.47%) Publishing
15 11 (0.44%) Multimedia
16 10 (0.40%) Games
17 8 (0.32%) Retail Finance
18 7 (0.28%) Housing Association
18 7 (0.28%) Police
Job Titles
1 446 (17.64%) Developer
2 366 (14.48%) Analyst
3 205 (8.11%) Consultant
4 201 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 182 (7.20%) Architect
6 172 (6.80%) Support Engineer
7 154 (6.09%) SharePoint Developer
8 130 (5.14%) IT Support
9 118 (4.67%) IT Engineer
10 116 (4.59%) Support Analyst
11 109 (4.31%) Administrator
12 99 (3.92%) Applications Support
13 95 (3.76%) Project Manager
14 81 (3.20%) C# Developer
15 75 (2.97%) IT Analyst
16 69 (2.73%) .NET Developer
17 68 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
18 66 (2.61%) 3rd Line Support
19 65 (2.57%) SharePoint Analyst
20 62 (2.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (17.60%) .NET
2 253 (10.01%) HTML
3 241 (9.53%) CSS
4 164 (6.49%) ASP.NET
5 113 (4.47%) jQuery
6 111 (4.39%) .NET Framework
7 104 (4.11%) Web Services
8 84 (3.32%) Entity Framework
9 78 (3.09%) HTML5
10 77 (3.05%) AngularJS
11 52 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 49 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 47 (1.86%) REST
14 44 (1.74%) React
15 42 (1.66%) XML
16 41 (1.62%) Middleware
17 40 (1.58%) Sass
18 32 (1.27%) LDAP
19 29 (1.15%) LESS
20 26 (1.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 220 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (7.00%) Management Information System
3 164 (6.49%) Data Centre
4 83 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
5 58 (2.29%) User Experience
6 54 (2.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 45 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 45 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
8 38 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 31 (1.23%) iPad
10 28 (1.11%) Replication
11 26 (1.03%) Client/Server
12 25 (0.99%) Clustering
13 23 (0.91%) iPhone
14 22 (0.87%) Fat Client
14 22 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
14 22 (0.87%) Thin Client
15 21 (0.83%) Driving Licence
16 17 (0.67%) Hedge funds
16 17 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 953 (37.70%) Windows
2 497 (19.66%) Windows Server
3 343 (13.57%) Windows 10
4 154 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 127 (5.02%) Windows Server 2016
6 122 (4.83%) Windows 7
7 117 (4.63%) Linux
8 83 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (1.38%) Windows Server 2019
11 33 (1.31%) Apple iOS
12 31 (1.23%) Mac OS
13 30 (1.19%) Windows 8
14 28 (1.11%) Unix
15 23 (0.91%) Android
16 22 (0.87%) Mac OS X
17 15 (0.59%) CentOS
18 8 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 7 (0.28%) AIX
20 4 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (15.51%) ITIL
3 340 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
4 322 (12.74%) Migration
5 299 (11.83%) CRM
6 280 (11.08%) Project Management
7 261 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
8 228 (9.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 207 (8.19%) DevOps
10 199 (7.87%) Project Delivery
11 145 (5.74%) Change Management
12 139 (5.50%) PRINCE2
13 132 (5.22%) Service Management
14 125 (4.94%) MVC
15 124 (4.91%) Presales
16 117 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
17 105 (4.15%) Mentoring
18 101 (4.00%) Service Delivery
19 98 (3.88%) Scrum
20 93 (3.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 602 (23.81%) SQL
2 415 (16.42%) C#
3 384 (15.19%) PowerShell
4 318 (12.58%) JavaScript
5 94 (3.72%) T-SQL
6 70 (2.77%) Java
7 69 (2.73%) VB.NET
8 65 (2.57%) Python
9 49 (1.94%) C
10 42 (1.66%) VB
11 33 (1.31%) PHP
12 32 (1.27%) VBScript
13 29 (1.15%) VBA
14 28 (1.11%) Bash Shell
15 20 (0.79%) TypeScript
16 15 (0.59%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.44%) C++
17 11 (0.44%) Shell Script
18 8 (0.32%) Perl
18 8 (0.32%) X++
Qualifications
1 272 (10.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 153 (6.05%) Degree
3 145 (5.74%) MCSE
4 133 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 96 (3.80%) SC Cleared
6 91 (3.60%) MCSA
7 70 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
8 62 (2.45%) CCNA
9 43 (1.70%) MCP
10 42 (1.66%) DV Cleared
11 30 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
12 25 (0.99%) DBS Check
13 24 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
14 21 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 19 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 18 (0.71%) ISEB
16 18 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (0.67%) MCITP
17 17 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 16 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (6.72%) SLA
2 85 (3.36%) QA
3 79 (3.13%) PMO
4 48 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 39 (1.54%) GDPR
6 15 (0.59%) Data Quality
7 14 (0.55%) NIST
8 13 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
9 10 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 8 (0.32%) P3O
11 7 (0.28%) ISO 9001
12 6 (0.24%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.16%) NIST 800
13 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
14 3 (0.12%) ISO 22301
14 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 2 (0.079%) COBIT
15 2 (0.079%) GxP
15 2 (0.079%) MiFID
16 1 (0.040%) HL7
System Software
1 911 (36.04%) Active Directory
2 265 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 254 (10.05%) Hyper-V
4 91 (3.60%) vSphere
5 58 (2.29%) XenApp
6 50 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
8 36 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 32 (1.27%) XenDesktop
10 27 (1.07%) Docker
11 25 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
12 18 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
13 15 (0.59%) Terminal Services
13 15 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
14 10 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.28%) BitLocker
15 7 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 7 (0.28%) DFS Replication
15 7 (0.28%) VMware NSX
16 6 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 306 (12.10%) SCCM
2 170 (6.72%) Microsoft Intune
3 67 (2.65%) WSUS
4 62 (2.45%) SCOM
5 36 (1.42%) Kubernetes
6 27 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
7 21 (0.83%) vCenter Server
8 20 (0.79%) SCOrch
9 19 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 18 (0.71%) Terraform
11 15 (0.59%) PowerCLI
12 14 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
12 14 (0.55%) Puppet
13 13 (0.51%) Ansible
14 12 (0.47%) Backup Exec
14 12 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
14 12 (0.47%) Jamf Pro
15 11 (0.44%) AirWatch
15 11 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
16 9 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1,532 (60.60%) Microsoft
2 369 (14.60%) VMware
3 214 (8.47%) Cisco
4 182 (7.20%) Citrix
5 120 (4.75%) Oracle
6 87 (3.44%) HP
7 73 (2.89%) Apple
8 65 (2.57%) SAP
9 57 (2.25%) Veeam
10 51 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
11 45 (1.78%) NetApp
12 44 (1.74%) Adobe
12 44 (1.74%) Dell
13 43 (1.70%) ServiceNow
14 42 (1.66%) Meraki
14 42 (1.66%) Nintex
15 30 (1.19%) Atlassian
16 29 (1.15%) Intapp
16 29 (1.15%) MuleSoft
16 29 (1.15%) Polycom