Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 143 132
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11 -10
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 3,430 3,921 4,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.49% 2.36% 2.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.10% 14.12% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,689 3,233 3,433
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%

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 21,304 27,770 28,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.48% 16.71% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16,910 22,873 24,082
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,450
% change year-on-year - +10.01% +1.00%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in England

SharePoint
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SharePoint in England

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in England over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 0 1,483 £55,000 +10.00% 80
South East +38 678 £42,500 +6.25% 46
North of England +20 450 £37,750 -5.63% 62
Midlands +13 362 £40,000 -4.31% 31
West Midlands +19 259 £40,250 -5.29% 21
East of England +82 231 £42,500 - 16
South West -20 226 £42,500 +6.25% 30
Yorkshire +8 190 £37,500 - 12
North West -1 181 £42,500 - 41
East Midlands -31 100 £40,000 - 10
North East +36 81 £38,500 +10.00% 9
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 1,981 (57.76%) Microsoft
2 1,437 (41.90%) Office 365
3 1,217 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 1,187 (34.61%) Windows
5 1,003 (29.24%) SQL
6 978 (28.51%) SQL Server
7 971 (28.31%) Active Directory
8 807 (23.53%) .NET
9 682 (19.88%) Microsoft Office
10 681 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
11 678 (19.77%) C#
12 645 (18.80%) ITIL
13 639 (18.63%) Finance
14 618 (18.02%) VMware
15 592 (17.26%) Windows Server
16 549 (16.01%) JavaScript
17 524 (15.28%) CRM
18 511 (14.90%) VMware Infrastructure
19 506 (14.75%) PowerShell
20 402 (11.72%) Problem-Solving
21 401 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
22 385 (11.22%) HTML
23 366 (10.67%) Firewall
24 365 (10.64%) Hyper-V
25 362 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
26 354 (10.32%) CSS
27 349 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM
28 347 (10.12%) Project Management
29 341 (9.94%) Degree
30 325 (9.48%) Windows 10

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
1 311 (9.07%) Skype for Business
2 251 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 207 (6.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 204 (5.95%) IIS
5 137 (3.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 119 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
7 113 (3.29%) CMS
8 85 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 81 (2.36%) Confluence
10 72 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
11 56 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
12 51 (1.49%) WordPress
13 31 (0.90%) Apache
13 31 (0.90%) Drupal
14 26 (0.76%) Documentum
15 25 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
15 25 (0.73%) WebLogic
16 24 (0.70%) Tomcat
17 22 (0.64%) SAS
18 15 (0.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 682 (19.88%) Microsoft Office
2 322 (9.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 120 (3.50%) Microsoft Project
4 110 (3.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 105 (3.06%) MS Visio
6 40 (1.17%) InfoPath
7 20 (0.58%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.32%) Maple
10 7 (0.20%) Fireworks
11 6 (0.17%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.15%) InDesign
13 2 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.029%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.029%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.029%) Camtasia
14 1 (0.029%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.029%) FrameMaker
14 1 (0.029%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 349 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
3 22 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (0.47%) Carpe Diem
5 15 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
6 14 (0.41%) Sage X3
7 13 (0.38%) HFM
7 13 (0.38%) Magento
8 12 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
8 12 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
8 12 (0.35%) WebTrends
9 11 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
10 9 (0.26%) NetSuite
10 9 (0.26%) SAP ERP
10 9 (0.26%) Visualfiles
11 8 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
12 7 (0.20%) SAP CO
12 7 (0.20%) SAP FI
12 7 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
12 7 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1,437 (41.90%) Office 365
2 1,217 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 321 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
4 214 (6.24%) OneDrive
5 197 (5.74%) Azure Active Directory
6 165 (4.81%) Dynamics 365
7 109 (3.18%) PaaS
8 90 (2.62%) SaaS
9 84 (2.45%) IaaS
10 50 (1.46%) Yammer
11 31 (0.90%) GitHub
12 30 (0.87%) Mimecast
13 24 (0.70%) Serverless
14 23 (0.67%) Azure Functions
15 18 (0.52%) Google Analytics
16 16 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
17 10 (0.29%) Azure ExpressRoute
18 9 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
18 9 (0.26%) Slack
18 9 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 366 (10.67%) Firewall
2 307 (8.95%) Skype
3 270 (7.87%) DNS
4 210 (6.12%) DHCP
5 201 (5.86%) TCP/IP
6 179 (5.22%) LAN
7 165 (4.81%) Intranet
8 159 (4.64%) SAN
9 152 (4.43%) VoIP
9 152 (4.43%) WAN
10 150 (4.37%) VPN
11 104 (3.03%) Wireless
12 100 (2.92%) Internet
13 62 (1.81%) VLAN
14 57 (1.66%) NAS
15 44 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
16 36 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
17 35 (1.02%) Network Security
17 35 (1.02%) PBX
18 34 (0.99%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 978 (28.51%) SQL Server
2 322 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 263 (7.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 235 (6.85%) Power BI
5 123 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 123 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 120 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
7 94 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 93 (2.71%) Relational Database
9 65 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 62 (1.81%) MySQL
11 53 (1.55%) NoSQL
12 49 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
13 44 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
13 44 (1.28%) QlikView
14 42 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 37 (1.08%) Hadoop
15 37 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
15 37 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
16 35 (1.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 242 (7.06%) Visual Studio
2 166 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 132 (3.85%) JIRA
4 117 (3.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 75 (2.19%) Git (software)
6 46 (1.34%) Selenium
7 32 (0.93%) Jenkins
8 24 (0.70%) TestRail
9 21 (0.61%) Zephyr
10 18 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
11 16 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 15 (0.44%) SoapUI
13 14 (0.41%) FrontPage
13 14 (0.41%) Subversion
14 13 (0.38%) gulp
15 11 (0.32%) Bitbucket
16 10 (0.29%) TeamCity
17 8 (0.23%) Chocolatey
17 8 (0.23%) Jasmine
17 8 (0.23%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 639 (18.63%) Finance
2 168 (4.90%) Legal
3 120 (3.50%) Retail
4 85 (2.48%) Banking
5 79 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 67 (1.95%) Law
7 63 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 53 (1.55%) Marketing
9 42 (1.22%) Back Office
10 40 (1.17%) Advertising
11 21 (0.61%) French Language
12 20 (0.58%) Billing
13 18 (0.52%) Aerospace
14 17 (0.50%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.35%) Publishing
16 11 (0.32%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.32%) Games
17 10 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.20%) Military
19 5 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 731 (21.31%) Analyst
2 617 (17.99%) Developer
3 294 (8.57%) Support Analyst
4 255 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 203 (5.92%) Consultant
6 194 (5.66%) Architect
7 179 (5.22%) Administrator
8 177 (5.16%) .NET Developer
9 174 (5.07%) Applications Support
10 159 (4.64%) IT Support
10 159 (4.64%) Support Engineer
11 129 (3.76%) Applications Support Analyst
12 126 (3.67%) C# Developer
13 124 (3.62%) IT Analyst
13 124 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
14 116 (3.38%) SharePoint Developer
15 114 (3.32%) Business Analyst
16 110 (3.21%) IT Manager
17 107 (3.12%) Senior Developer
18 96 (2.80%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 807 (23.53%) .NET
2 385 (11.22%) HTML
3 354 (10.32%) CSS
4 283 (8.25%) ASP.NET
5 212 (6.18%) Web Services
6 211 (6.15%) jQuery
7 181 (5.28%) XML
8 161 (4.69%) .NET Framework
9 122 (3.56%) AngularJS
10 103 (3.00%) JSON
11 102 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
12 99 (2.89%) REST
13 88 (2.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 87 (2.54%) React
15 83 (2.42%) Entity Framework
16 76 (2.22%) SOAP
17 68 (1.98%) HTML5
18 65 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 54 (1.57%) .NET Core
20 39 (1.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 362 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
2 186 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
3 179 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 148 (4.31%) Data Centre
5 94 (2.74%) User Experience
6 84 (2.45%) Clustering
7 75 (2.19%) Driving Licence
8 65 (1.90%) Replication
9 59 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 57 (1.66%) Client/Server
11 52 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 49 (1.43%) Fintech
13 39 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
14 38 (1.11%) N-Tier
15 37 (1.08%) Public Cloud
16 35 (1.02%) e-Learning
17 33 (0.96%) Mobile App
18 32 (0.93%) Reinsurance
19 30 (0.87%) Life Science
20 29 (0.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1,187 (34.61%) Windows
2 592 (17.26%) Windows Server
3 325 (9.48%) Windows 10
4 307 (8.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 306 (8.92%) Linux
6 193 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 179 (5.22%) Windows 7
8 83 (2.42%) Apple iOS
9 72 (2.10%) Android
10 70 (2.04%) Windows 8
11 61 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 53 (1.55%) Unix
13 37 (1.08%) AIX
14 35 (1.02%) Mac OS
15 20 (0.58%) Solaris
16 16 (0.47%) Mac OS X
17 13 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 11 (0.32%) Windows 2000
19 8 (0.23%) CentOS
20 7 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 681 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
2 645 (18.80%) ITIL
3 524 (15.28%) CRM
4 402 (11.72%) Problem-Solving
5 401 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
6 347 (10.12%) Project Management
7 313 (9.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 312 (9.10%) Migration
9 237 (6.91%) MVC
10 230 (6.71%) SDLC
11 220 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 219 (6.38%) DevOps
13 191 (5.57%) Scrum
14 185 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 174 (5.07%) Service Management
15 174 (5.07%) Workflow
16 168 (4.90%) Change Management
16 168 (4.90%) Presales
17 163 (4.75%) ERP
18 161 (4.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,003 (29.24%) SQL
2 678 (19.77%) C#
3 549 (16.01%) JavaScript
4 506 (14.75%) PowerShell
5 236 (6.88%) T-SQL
6 130 (3.79%) Java
7 111 (3.24%) VB.NET
8 91 (2.65%) Python
9 81 (2.36%) VBA
10 75 (2.19%) PHP
11 57 (1.66%) R
11 57 (1.66%) VB
12 55 (1.60%) C
13 34 (0.99%) VBScript
14 26 (0.76%) PL/SQL
15 25 (0.73%) TypeScript
16 23 (0.67%) C++
17 15 (0.44%) SAS Macro
18 14 (0.41%) VB6
19 12 (0.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 341 (9.94%) Degree
2 312 (9.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 188 (5.48%) Security Cleared
4 153 (4.46%) MCSE
5 139 (4.05%) MCSA
6 96 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
6 96 (2.80%) SC Cleared
7 84 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
8 76 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
9 61 (1.78%) CCNA
10 57 (1.66%) MCP
11 49 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 41 (1.20%) DV Cleared
13 31 (0.90%) HND
14 25 (0.73%) ISEB
15 20 (0.58%) ISTQB
15 20 (0.58%) PMI Certification
16 18 (0.52%) RHCE
17 17 (0.50%) MCITP
18 16 (0.47%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (6.73%) SLA
2 137 (3.99%) GDPR
3 128 (3.73%) PMO
4 109 (3.18%) QA
5 45 (1.31%) Data Quality
6 36 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 21 (0.61%) PCI DSS
8 14 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (0.26%) COBIT
10 5 (0.15%) P3O
11 3 (0.087%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 15288
13 1 (0.029%) Dublin Core
13 1 (0.029%) JSP 440
System Software
1 971 (28.31%) Active Directory
2 511 (14.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 365 (10.64%) Hyper-V
4 118 (3.44%) XenApp
5 90 (2.62%) vSphere
6 76 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
7 56 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
8 52 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 49 (1.43%) XenDesktop
10 45 (1.31%) Docker
11 40 (1.17%) Virtual Desktop
12 32 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 31 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
14 29 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
15 20 (0.58%) BitLocker
16 19 (0.55%) Terminal Services
17 17 (0.50%) Terminal Server
17 17 (0.50%) XenServer
18 16 (0.47%) LXC
19 13 (0.38%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 306 (8.92%) SCCM
2 102 (2.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 77 (2.24%) SCOM
4 58 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 41 (1.20%) vCenter Server
6 37 (1.08%) SCOrch
7 31 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
8 28 (0.82%) Kubernetes
9 27 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
10 26 (0.76%) Backup Exec
10 26 (0.76%) Puppet
10 26 (0.76%) WSUS
11 24 (0.70%) NetBackup
12 23 (0.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 23 (0.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 22 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
13 22 (0.64%) Terraform
14 21 (0.61%) Perfmon
15 19 (0.55%) SCVMM
16 18 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1,981 (57.76%) Microsoft
2 618 (18.02%) VMware
3 294 (8.57%) Cisco
4 280 (8.16%) Citrix
5 233 (6.79%) Oracle
6 155 (4.52%) HP
7 119 (3.47%) SAP
8 112 (3.27%) Nintex
9 95 (2.77%) Veeam
10 91 (2.65%) Dell
11 88 (2.57%) IBM
11 88 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
11 88 (2.57%) Symantec
12 73 (2.13%) ServiceNow
13 65 (1.90%) McAfee
14 59 (1.72%) Sage
15 57 (1.66%) Avaya
16 54 (1.57%) Tableau
17 52 (1.52%) Google
18 50 (1.46%) SolarWinds