Period
to 21 September 2017

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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 110 91
Rank change year-on-year -32 -19 -25
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 4099 5120 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.47% 2.79% 3.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.84% 15.09% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3337 4292 5696
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% - -3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,375 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £68,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -5.56%

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 29610 33920 39534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.87% 18.48% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23927 29034 33164
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 September 2017.

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 September 2017. 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 -17 1915 £50,000 - 97
South East -2 735 £40,000 -5.88% 37
North of England -31 521 £37,500 - 48
Midlands -22 397 £41,000 +4.26% 22
South West -30 318 £37,500 - 23
North West -13 292 £40,000 +5.26% 29
West Midlands -22 292 £40,250 +0.63% 14
East of England -70 212 £50,000 +17.65% 10
Yorkshire -41 183 £37,500 +7.14% 14
East Midlands -9 104 £42,500 +13.33% 8
North East +10 46 £35,000 -13.58% 5
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 2330 (56.84%) Microsoft
2 1452 (35.42%) Windows
3 1376 (33.57%) SQL
4 1372 (33.47%) SQL Server
5 1168 (28.49%) Office 365
6 1117 (27.25%) .NET
7 1038 (25.32%) Active Directory
8 984 (24.01%) Finance
9 959 (23.40%) C#
10 800 (19.52%) Windows Server
11 754 (18.39%) ITIL
12 744 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
13 709 (17.30%) JavaScript
14 693 (16.91%) Microsoft Office
15 671 (16.37%) VMware
16 664 (16.20%) Microsoft Azure
17 640 (15.61%) CRM
18 597 (14.56%) Degree
19 578 (14.10%) HTML
20 566 (13.81%) ASP.NET
21 561 (13.69%) CSS
22 558 (13.61%) PowerShell
23 549 (13.39%) SharePoint 2013
24 474 (11.56%) MS Exchange
25 464 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
26 455 (11.10%) Dynamics CRM
27 425 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
28 400 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
29 397 (9.69%) MVC
30 394 (9.61%) Windows Server 2008

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
1 549 (13.39%) SharePoint 2013
2 474 (11.56%) MS Exchange
3 359 (8.76%) IIS
4 321 (7.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 290 (7.07%) Skype for Business
6 210 (5.12%) BizTalk Server
6 210 (5.12%) SharePoint Server
7 207 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 128 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 94 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 83 (2.02%) CMS
11 66 (1.61%) Apache
12 39 (0.95%) Umbraco
13 33 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 32 (0.78%) Confluence
15 29 (0.71%) MS Project Server
16 27 (0.66%) Drupal
17 24 (0.59%) EPiServer
18 22 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
18 22 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 693 (16.91%) Microsoft Office
2 373 (9.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 215 (5.25%) Microsoft Project
4 185 (4.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 148 (3.61%) MS Visio
6 49 (1.20%) InfoPath
7 47 (1.15%) Photoshop
8 19 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
11 6 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
12 4 (0.098%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.098%) EngageOne
13 3 (0.073%) Camtasia
13 3 (0.073%) SPSS
14 2 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.049%) Stata
15 1 (0.024%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 455 (11.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 60 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
3 42 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
4 32 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
5 21 (0.51%) Exstream
6 14 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
7 13 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
7 13 (0.32%) Visualfiles
8 11 (0.27%) assyst
9 8 (0.20%) Maximo
9 8 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
10 6 (0.15%) iTrent
10 6 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
10 6 (0.15%) ResourceLink
10 6 (0.15%) SAP HR
11 5 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
11 5 (0.12%) SAP Business One
11 5 (0.12%) SAP CRM
12 4 (0.098%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1168 (28.49%) Office 365
2 664 (16.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 209 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
4 114 (2.78%) SaaS
5 88 (2.15%) IaaS
6 87 (2.12%) PaaS
7 78 (1.90%) OneDrive
8 59 (1.44%) Dynamics 365
9 49 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 42 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
11 27 (0.66%) Yammer
12 17 (0.41%) Dropbox
12 17 (0.41%) GitHub
13 12 (0.29%) Oracle Service Cloud
14 11 (0.27%) Mimecast
15 10 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
15 10 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
15 10 (0.24%) G Suite
15 10 (0.24%) Google Analytics
16 9 (0.22%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 374 (9.12%) DNS
2 331 (8.08%) Firewall
3 303 (7.39%) DHCP
4 262 (6.39%) Skype
5 242 (5.90%) SAN
6 240 (5.86%) TCP/IP
7 209 (5.10%) Intranet
8 198 (4.83%) LAN
9 197 (4.81%) WAN
10 165 (4.03%) VPN
11 150 (3.66%) VoIP
12 80 (1.95%) Internet
12 80 (1.95%) VLAN
13 60 (1.46%) Wireless
14 58 (1.41%) NAS
14 58 (1.41%) Network Security
15 51 (1.24%) SMTP
16 50 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
17 45 (1.10%) iSCSI
18 39 (0.95%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1372 (33.47%) SQL Server
2 390 (9.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 322 (7.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 188 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 184 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
6 176 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 163 (3.98%) Power BI
8 143 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
9 135 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 95 (2.32%) Relational Database
11 79 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
12 72 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
13 66 (1.61%) QlikView
13 66 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
14 53 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 53 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
15 50 (1.22%) OLAP
16 48 (1.17%) MySQL
17 38 (0.93%) RDBMS
18 35 (0.85%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 231 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 219 (5.34%) Visual Studio
3 138 (3.37%) JIRA
4 102 (2.49%) Subversion
5 87 (2.12%) Git (software)
6 63 (1.54%) Selenium
7 56 (1.37%) NUnit
8 41 (1.00%) Jenkins
9 35 (0.85%) TeamCity
10 32 (0.78%) Moq
11 30 (0.73%) Bitbucket
12 26 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
13 23 (0.56%) Jasmine
13 23 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 20 (0.49%) gulp
14 20 (0.49%) MSTest
15 19 (0.46%) HP UFT
16 18 (0.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
17 17 (0.41%) Grunt
18 16 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 984 (24.01%) Finance
2 338 (8.25%) Banking
3 189 (4.61%) Advertising
4 174 (4.24%) Retail
5 164 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 163 (3.98%) Legal
7 150 (3.66%) Law
8 85 (2.07%) Retail Banking
9 79 (1.93%) Telecoms
10 76 (1.85%) Marketing
11 71 (1.73%) Manufacturing
12 67 (1.63%) Publishing
13 57 (1.39%) Financial Institution
14 54 (1.32%) Back Office
15 26 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
16 22 (0.54%) Electronics
16 22 (0.54%) Front Office
17 15 (0.37%) Games
18 14 (0.34%) Military
19 11 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 970 (23.66%) Developer
2 750 (18.30%) Analyst
3 322 (7.86%) Support Analyst
4 319 (7.78%) .NET Developer
5 297 (7.25%) Administrator
6 293 (7.15%) SharePoint Developer
7 277 (6.76%) Applications Support
8 225 (5.49%) Architect
9 223 (5.44%) C# Developer
10 213 (5.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 209 (5.10%) Support Engineer
12 199 (4.85%) IT Support
13 196 (4.78%) Consultant
14 180 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
15 172 (4.20%) SharePoint Administrator
16 141 (3.44%) SQL Developer
17 136 (3.32%) Applications Support Analyst
18 135 (3.29%) Project Manager
19 119 (2.90%) ASP.NET Developer
20 117 (2.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1117 (27.25%) .NET
2 578 (14.10%) HTML
3 566 (13.81%) ASP.NET
4 561 (13.69%) CSS
5 300 (7.32%) Web Services
6 277 (6.76%) jQuery
7 258 (6.29%) .NET Framework
8 237 (5.78%) AngularJS
9 212 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 185 (4.51%) XML
11 181 (4.42%) HTML5
12 177 (4.32%) WCF
13 126 (3.07%) WPF
14 119 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 119 (2.90%) REST
15 118 (2.88%) Ajax
16 111 (2.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 110 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 103 (2.51%) CSS3
19 91 (2.22%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 313 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 200 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 168 (4.10%) User Experience
4 139 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 138 (3.37%) Data Centre
6 70 (1.71%) Clustering
7 68 (1.66%) Mobile App
8 64 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
9 63 (1.54%) Client/Server
10 58 (1.41%) Driving Licence
10 58 (1.41%) Replication
11 49 (1.20%) Hedge funds
11 49 (1.20%) Public Cloud
12 43 (1.05%) PMI
13 42 (1.02%) Renewable Energy
14 41 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
15 39 (0.95%) Data Structures
16 37 (0.90%) Equities
16 37 (0.90%) Fixed Income
17 33 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1452 (35.42%) Windows
2 800 (19.52%) Windows Server
3 394 (9.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 370 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 300 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 263 (6.42%) Windows 10
7 242 (5.90%) Linux
8 153 (3.73%) Unix
9 150 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 97 (2.37%) Windows 8
11 87 (2.12%) Android
12 78 (1.90%) Apple iOS
13 57 (1.39%) Windows XP
14 41 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 38 (0.93%) Mac OS X
16 35 (0.85%) Solaris
17 29 (0.71%) CentOS
18 27 (0.66%) Mac OS
19 11 (0.27%) Ubuntu
19 11 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 754 (18.39%) ITIL
2 744 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
3 640 (15.61%) CRM
4 464 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
5 397 (9.69%) MVC
6 390 (9.51%) Project Management
7 307 (7.49%) Migration
8 305 (7.44%) PRINCE2
9 264 (6.44%) Workflow
10 245 (5.98%) Scrum
11 233 (5.68%) SDLC
12 195 (4.76%) Change Management
13 184 (4.49%) Mentoring
14 175 (4.27%) Service Management
14 175 (4.27%) Web Development
15 173 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 170 (4.15%) Asset Management
17 167 (4.07%) Document Management
18 165 (4.03%) Business Analysis
19 162 (3.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1376 (33.57%) SQL
2 959 (23.40%) C#
3 709 (17.30%) JavaScript
4 558 (13.61%) PowerShell
5 256 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 161 (3.93%) Java
7 151 (3.68%) VB
8 138 (3.37%) PHP
9 116 (2.83%) VB.NET
10 57 (1.39%) VBA
11 53 (1.29%) Python
12 47 (1.15%) VBScript
13 44 (1.07%) PL/SQL
14 40 (0.98%) C
15 33 (0.81%) C++
15 33 (0.81%) Perl
16 26 (0.63%) TypeScript
17 24 (0.59%) Shell Script
18 19 (0.46%) Bash Shell
19 12 (0.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 597 (14.56%) Degree
2 400 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 237 (5.78%) MCSE
4 202 (4.93%) Security Cleared
5 130 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 116 (2.83%) MCSA
7 101 (2.46%) MCP
8 89 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
9 88 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
10 64 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
11 63 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 62 (1.51%) CCNA
13 58 (1.41%) PMI Certification
14 55 (1.34%) MCITP
15 53 (1.29%) DV Cleared
16 52 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 30 (0.73%) ISEB
18 28 (0.68%) CISSP
19 26 (0.63%) ISTQB
20 23 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (3.93%) PMO
2 159 (3.88%) SLA
3 107 (2.61%) QA
4 70 (1.71%) Data Quality
5 48 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (0.54%) GDPR
7 13 (0.32%) HL7
8 12 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 11 (0.27%) COBIT
9 11 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
9 11 (0.27%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.24%) PCI DSS
11 7 (0.17%) P3O
12 5 (0.12%) MiFID
13 4 (0.098%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.073%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.049%) GMP
15 2 (0.049%) GxP
15 2 (0.049%) ISO 22301
15 2 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1038 (25.32%) Active Directory
2 425 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 332 (8.10%) Hyper-V
4 107 (2.61%) vSphere
5 98 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
6 80 (1.95%) XenApp
7 71 (1.73%) XenDesktop
8 53 (1.29%) Terminal Services
9 50 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
10 34 (0.83%) DFS Replication
11 30 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
12 26 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
13 25 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
14 23 (0.56%) Postfix
14 23 (0.56%) XenServer
15 19 (0.46%) Docker
16 16 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 13 (0.32%) BitLocker
18 8 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
19 7 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 275 (6.71%) SCCM
2 83 (2.02%) Backup Exec
3 77 (1.88%) SCOM
4 48 (1.17%) WSUS
5 41 (1.00%) NetBackup
6 36 (0.88%) Puppet
7 33 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
8 28 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 27 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
10 26 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
10 26 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 23 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
11 23 (0.56%) vCenter Server
12 21 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 18 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 17 (0.41%) FortiGate
14 17 (0.41%) SCDPM
15 16 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
16 15 (0.37%) ZABBIX
17 14 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2330 (56.84%) Microsoft
2 671 (16.37%) VMware
3 336 (8.20%) Citrix
4 306 (7.47%) Cisco
5 240 (5.86%) Oracle
6 220 (5.37%) HP
7 138 (3.37%) SAP
8 102 (2.49%) NetApp
9 90 (2.20%) Veeam
10 81 (1.98%) Symantec
11 74 (1.81%) Nintex
12 73 (1.78%) Dell
13 69 (1.68%) EMC
13 69 (1.68%) Remedy
14 68 (1.66%) IBM
15 62 (1.51%) Sitecore
16 60 (1.46%) Tableau
17 55 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
18 51 (1.24%) Xamarin
19 50 (1.22%) Adobe