Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 146 149 140
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 1,032 3,076 3,851
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.33% 2.37% 2.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.36% 15.96% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,000 2,666 3,317
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,100 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.32% +0.22% -
10th Percentile £28,472 £27,478 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 6,307 19,268 25,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.23% 14.86% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5,216 15,319 21,007
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -13 414 £57,500 +4.55% 66
South East +24 201 £45,000 - 56
North of England +53 189 £40,000 +6.67% 66
North West +47 105 £46,913 +17.28% 34
South West +25 84 £42,500 - 37
East of England +30 70 £42,500 +1.19% 13
Midlands -11 70 £40,000 -7.51% 44
Yorkshire +59 69 £40,000 +14.29% 24
West Midlands +9 58 £37,713 -16.19% 36
North East +11 15 £32,500 -7.14% 8
East Midlands -11 12 £42,500 - 8
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 658 (63.76%) Microsoft
2 570 (55.23%) Office 365
3 555 (53.78%) Azure
4 446 (43.22%) Windows
5 380 (36.82%) Active Directory
6 299 (28.97%) SQL
7 242 (23.45%) SQL Server
8 240 (23.26%) Windows Server
9 229 (22.19%) Finance
10 225 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
11 201 (19.48%) .NET
12 191 (18.51%) PowerShell
13 179 (17.34%) ITIL
14 174 (16.86%) Microsoft Office
15 169 (16.38%) C#
16 162 (15.70%) VMware
17 154 (14.92%) Windows 10
18 150 (14.53%) OneDrive
19 148 (14.34%) Power Platform
20 146 (14.15%) Azure Active Directory
21 145 (14.05%) CRM
22 136 (13.18%) Migration
23 130 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
23 130 (12.60%) Dynamics 365
24 128 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
25 123 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
26 119 (11.53%) Microsoft Intune
27 117 (11.34%) Dynamics CRM
28 109 (10.56%) DevOps
29 106 (10.27%) SCCM

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 80 (7.75%) MS Exchange
2 72 (6.98%) IIS
3 62 (6.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 57 (5.52%) Skype for Business
5 50 (4.84%) Confluence
6 42 (4.07%) BizTalk Server
7 31 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 27 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (2.23%) CMS
9 23 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (0.78%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.68%) Drupal
12 7 (0.68%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.58%) Mendix
13 6 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.39%) K2 blackpearl
15 3 (0.29%) ArcGIS
15 3 (0.29%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.29%) MQSeries
Applications
1 174 (16.86%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 23 (2.23%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.78%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.39%) Camtasia
6 4 (0.39%) MadCap Flare
7 1 (0.097%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 117 (11.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.78%) iTrent
4 8 (0.78%) Northgate Housing
5 7 (0.68%) Maximo
5 7 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.39%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.29%) Relativity
8 2 (0.19%) Aareon QL
8 2 (0.19%) Line 500
8 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.097%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.097%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.097%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.097%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 570 (55.23%) Office 365
2 555 (53.78%) Azure
3 150 (14.53%) OneDrive
4 148 (14.34%) Power Platform
5 146 (14.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 130 (12.60%) Dynamics 365
7 83 (8.04%) AWS
8 82 (7.95%) PowerApps
9 61 (5.91%) PaaS
10 52 (5.04%) IaaS
11 46 (4.46%) SaaS
12 40 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
13 35 (3.39%) Power Automate
14 23 (2.23%) Yammer
15 17 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 14 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
16 14 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
16 14 (1.36%) Amazon S3
16 14 (1.36%) Route 53
17 13 (1.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 100 (9.69%) DNS
2 90 (8.72%) Skype
3 73 (7.07%) Firewall
4 60 (5.81%) VPN
5 56 (5.43%) DHCP
6 36 (3.49%) WAN
7 35 (3.39%) Intranet
8 34 (3.29%) LAN
8 34 (3.29%) TCP/IP
9 31 (3.00%) Internet
9 31 (3.00%) Wireless
10 29 (2.81%) VoIP
11 22 (2.13%) SAN
12 20 (1.94%) WebEx
12 20 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
14 13 (1.26%) PBX
14 13 (1.26%) Unified Communications
15 11 (1.07%) NetScaler
16 9 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (23.45%) SQL Server
2 90 (8.72%) Power BI
3 46 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 24 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (1.55%) MySQL
8 16 (1.55%) Oracle Database
9 15 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (1.26%) Relational Database
11 12 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (0.97%) Data Lake
13 10 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
14 9 (0.87%) QlikView
15 6 (0.58%) NoSQL
15 6 (0.58%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 70 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (6.40%) JIRA
3 63 (6.10%) Visual Studio
4 57 (5.52%) Git (software)
5 14 (1.36%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (1.16%) Selenium
7 8 (0.78%) JUnit
7 8 (0.78%) TestNG
7 8 (0.78%) WebDriver
8 7 (0.68%) Postman
9 6 (0.58%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.48%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.48%) Fiddler
10 5 (0.48%) Subversion
11 4 (0.39%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.39%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 2 (0.19%) xUnit.net
General
1 229 (22.19%) Finance
2 40 (3.88%) Public Sector
3 29 (2.81%) Banking
4 28 (2.71%) Manufacturing
5 26 (2.52%) Legal
5 26 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.42%) Law
7 23 (2.23%) Marketing
8 17 (1.65%) Retail
9 13 (1.26%) Games
10 11 (1.07%) Electronics
11 10 (0.97%) Back Office
12 9 (0.87%) Advertising
13 8 (0.78%) Social Housing
14 7 (0.68%) Local Government
15 6 (0.58%) Housing Association
16 5 (0.48%) Billing
16 5 (0.48%) French Language
17 4 (0.39%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (18.02%) Developer
2 161 (15.60%) Analyst
3 99 (9.59%) Support Engineer
4 98 (9.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 73 (7.07%) Architect
6 67 (6.49%) Consultant
7 56 (5.43%) Applications Support
7 56 (5.43%) Support Analyst
8 53 (5.14%) Office 365 Engineer
9 45 (4.36%) Administrator
10 42 (4.07%) Azure Engineer
10 42 (4.07%) IT Support
11 40 (3.88%) SharePoint Developer
12 36 (3.49%) .NET Developer
13 34 (3.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 34 (3.29%) IT Engineer
14 30 (2.91%) Microsoft Developer
15 29 (2.81%) IT Analyst
16 27 (2.62%) Applications Engineer
16 27 (2.62%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (19.48%) .NET
2 58 (5.62%) CSS
3 57 (5.52%) ASP.NET
4 48 (4.65%) .NET Framework
5 47 (4.55%) HTML
6 35 (3.39%) Web Services
7 34 (3.29%) AngularJS
8 26 (2.52%) XML
9 24 (2.33%) REST
10 23 (2.23%) jQuery
11 22 (2.13%) Entity Framework
12 21 (2.03%) .NET Core
13 16 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (1.36%) LESS
14 14 (1.36%) Sass
14 14 (1.36%) XMPP
15 11 (1.07%) HTML5
16 10 (0.97%) J2EE
16 10 (0.97%) WCF
17 9 (0.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (6.30%) Management Information System
3 38 (3.68%) Data Centre
4 36 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (2.42%) Public Cloud
5 25 (2.42%) User Experience
6 18 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (1.74%) Hedge funds
6 18 (1.74%) Replication
7 15 (1.45%) Driving Licence
8 13 (1.26%) PKI
9 12 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.07%) BYOD
11 10 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (0.87%) PlayStation
13 8 (0.78%) e-Learning
13 8 (0.78%) LIMS
14 7 (0.68%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
14 7 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 446 (43.22%) Windows
2 240 (23.26%) Windows Server
3 154 (14.92%) Windows 10
4 85 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (5.81%) Windows Server 2016
6 59 (5.72%) Windows Server 2019
7 47 (4.55%) Linux
8 36 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (2.42%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.87%) VMS
11 8 (0.78%) Unix
11 8 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.48%) Debian
13 5 (0.48%) HPUX
14 4 (0.39%) SUSE
15 3 (0.29%) CentOS
15 3 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.29%) Solaris
16 2 (0.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (17.34%) ITIL
3 145 (14.05%) CRM
4 136 (13.18%) Migration
5 130 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
6 123 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
7 109 (10.56%) DevOps
8 103 (9.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 80 (7.75%) Project Management
10 66 (6.40%) Project Delivery
11 54 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 51 (4.94%) Cybersecurity
13 50 (4.84%) Service Management
14 49 (4.75%) Change Management
15 44 (4.26%) Line Management
16 43 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
17 42 (4.07%) Document Management
17 42 (4.07%) Mentoring
18 39 (3.78%) Data Protection
18 39 (3.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 299 (28.97%) SQL
2 191 (18.51%) PowerShell
3 169 (16.38%) C#
4 96 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 38 (3.68%) T-SQL
6 29 (2.81%) Python
7 18 (1.74%) Java
8 11 (1.07%) VB
9 10 (0.97%) VB.NET
10 9 (0.87%) C
11 8 (0.78%) VBScript
12 5 (0.48%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.48%) VBA
13 2 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.19%) PHP
13 2 (0.19%) R
13 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.19%) X++
14 1 (0.097%) Ruby
14 1 (0.097%) XAML
Qualifications
1 104 (10.08%) Degree
2 99 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 46 (4.46%) SC Cleared
5 28 (2.71%) MCSE
6 25 (2.42%) MCSA
7 24 (2.33%) MCP
8 16 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 16 (1.55%) DV Cleared
9 15 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (1.26%) A+ Certification
10 13 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (1.16%) CCNA
12 11 (1.07%) MCITP
12 11 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (0.68%) HNC
15 6 (0.58%) MCDST
15 6 (0.58%) MCPD
15 6 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.36%) SLA
2 56 (5.43%) GDPR
3 32 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.65%) QA
5 9 (0.87%) PMO
6 8 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (0.78%) GxP
7 6 (0.58%) NCSC
8 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.19%) NIST
9 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.097%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 380 (36.82%) Active Directory
2 128 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (8.24%) Hyper-V
4 30 (2.91%) Docker
5 27 (2.62%) Virtual Desktop
6 25 (2.42%) vSphere
6 25 (2.42%) XenApp
7 15 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (1.07%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (0.68%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.58%) BitLocker
12 6 (0.58%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 5 (0.48%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.097%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.097%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.097%) Xen
Systems Management
1 119 (11.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 106 (10.27%) SCCM
3 25 (2.42%) Kubernetes
4 18 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
5 17 (1.65%) WSUS
6 13 (1.26%) SCOM
7 12 (1.16%) PowerCLI
8 11 (1.07%) Jamf Pro
9 8 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (0.78%) Terraform
10 6 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.48%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.48%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.48%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.39%) Control-M
12 4 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (0.19%) Ansible
14 2 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 658 (63.76%) Microsoft
2 162 (15.70%) VMware
3 96 (9.30%) Citrix
4 86 (8.33%) Cisco
5 61 (5.91%) Oracle
6 30 (2.91%) SAP
7 29 (2.81%) Veeam
8 27 (2.62%) HP
9 23 (2.23%) IBM
10 21 (2.03%) Dell
11 20 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (1.74%) Nintex
13 15 (1.45%) Meraki
14 14 (1.36%) Apple
15 12 (1.16%) Sitecore
15 12 (1.16%) Sophos
16 11 (1.07%) Forcepoint
16 11 (1.07%) ServiceNow
16 11 (1.07%) SolarWinds
17 10 (0.97%) Adobe