Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 142 142
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 -26
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 3,125 3,804 4,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.39% 2.41% 2.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.97% 14.50% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,589 3,088 3,387
England median annual salary £45,972 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.16% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,100 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.22% - +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 19,564 26,241 29,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.93% 16.63% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15,519 21,129 24,300
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,475 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,275
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +20 1,313 £55,000 +4.76% 175
South East -6 594 £43,000 +1.18% 132
North of England -36 412 £37,500 - 121
Midlands -13 335 £41,000 -1.91% 60
South West -23 245 £42,500 +10.39% 68
West Midlands -3 215 £42,500 +14.86% 37
East of England +63 208 £44,000 -2.22% 21
North West -21 197 £40,000 +8.87% 68
Yorkshire -22 170 £35,000 -6.67% 42
East Midlands -41 117 £40,000 -5.88% 23
North East +3 45 £35,000 +6.06% 11
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1,872 (59.90%) Microsoft
2 1,338 (42.82%) Office 365
3 1,206 (38.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1,093 (34.98%) Windows
5 1,044 (33.41%) SQL
6 958 (30.66%) Active Directory
7 894 (28.61%) SQL Server
8 678 (21.70%) Finance
9 663 (21.22%) .NET
10 622 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
11 604 (19.33%) VMware
12 587 (18.78%) Windows Server
13 551 (17.63%) ITIL
14 545 (17.44%) C#
15 526 (16.83%) Microsoft Office
16 522 (16.70%) PowerShell
17 483 (15.46%) CRM
18 450 (14.40%) VMware Infrastructure
19 409 (13.09%) Business Intelligence
20 385 (12.32%) JavaScript
21 383 (12.26%) Power Platform
22 378 (12.10%) Hyper-V
23 361 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
24 359 (11.49%) Citrix
25 350 (11.20%) SCCM
26 338 (10.82%) Dynamics CRM
27 332 (10.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 331 (10.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
29 329 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
30 326 (10.43%) DNS

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
1 254 (8.13%) MS Exchange
1 254 (8.13%) Skype for Business
2 180 (5.76%) IIS
3 172 (5.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 124 (3.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 109 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
6 80 (2.56%) Confluence
7 77 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 71 (2.27%) CMS
9 69 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
10 57 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 38 (1.22%) Tomcat
12 28 (0.90%) Apache
13 24 (0.77%) Umbraco
14 22 (0.70%) Drupal
14 22 (0.70%) WordPress
15 21 (0.67%) Documentum
16 18 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
17 15 (0.48%) IBM Notes
18 13 (0.42%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 526 (16.83%) Microsoft Office
2 307 (9.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 109 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 91 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 75 (2.40%) Microsoft Project
6 40 (1.28%) InfoPath
7 17 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.32%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.22%) InDesign
10 5 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.096%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.096%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.064%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.032%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.032%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.032%) HipChat
13 1 (0.032%) Maple
13 1 (0.032%) Notepad++
13 1 (0.032%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 338 (10.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 85 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
3 27 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
4 25 (0.80%) Dynamics GP
5 18 (0.58%) Temenos T24
6 14 (0.45%) NetSuite
7 10 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 8 (0.26%) nopCommerce
8 8 (0.26%) Sage X3
9 7 (0.22%) Q-Pulse
9 7 (0.22%) Sage CRM
9 7 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 7 (0.22%) WebTrends
10 6 (0.19%) Carpe Diem
10 6 (0.19%) Elite 3E
10 6 (0.19%) SAP BPC
10 6 (0.19%) SAP GTS
11 5 (0.16%) SAP ERP
11 5 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
12 4 (0.13%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1,338 (42.82%) Office 365
2 1,206 (38.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 383 (12.26%) Power Platform
4 283 (9.06%) OneDrive
5 281 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
6 211 (6.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 174 (5.57%) Dynamics 365
8 126 (4.03%) PowerApps
9 93 (2.98%) PaaS
10 83 (2.66%) Microsoft Flow
11 77 (2.46%) IaaS
12 70 (2.24%) Yammer
13 58 (1.86%) Azure Stack
14 52 (1.66%) SaaS
14 52 (1.66%) Serverless
15 45 (1.44%) Azure Functions
16 38 (1.22%) Mimecast
17 25 (0.80%) G Suite
18 24 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
19 22 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 326 (10.43%) DNS
2 288 (9.22%) Firewall
3 279 (8.93%) Skype
4 241 (7.71%) DHCP
5 189 (6.05%) WAN
6 187 (5.98%) LAN
7 186 (5.95%) SAN
8 179 (5.73%) TCP/IP
9 116 (3.71%) Intranet
10 115 (3.68%) VPN
11 110 (3.52%) Internet
12 106 (3.39%) VoIP
13 85 (2.72%) Wireless
14 74 (2.37%) NAS
15 71 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
16 68 (2.18%) VLAN
17 57 (1.82%) NetScaler
18 42 (1.34%) Network Security
19 41 (1.31%) MPLS
20 35 (1.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 894 (28.61%) SQL Server
2 332 (10.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 298 (9.54%) Power BI
4 266 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 135 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 108 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
7 81 (2.59%) Relational Database
8 80 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 64 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 62 (1.98%) Azure SQL Database
11 52 (1.66%) MySQL
12 51 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
13 44 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
14 43 (1.38%) NoSQL
15 36 (1.15%) Oracle Database
16 33 (1.06%) SSDT
17 26 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
18 24 (0.77%) Big Data
18 24 (0.77%) OLAP
18 24 (0.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 240 (7.68%) Visual Studio
2 184 (5.89%) JIRA
3 145 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 132 (4.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 73 (2.34%) Git (software)
6 48 (1.54%) Zephyr
7 43 (1.38%) Selenium
8 40 (1.28%) TestRail
9 26 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
9 26 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 23 (0.74%) Jenkins
11 12 (0.38%) PowerBuilder
12 11 (0.35%) JMeter
12 11 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (0.32%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.29%) GitLab
14 9 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (0.26%) Eclipse
15 8 (0.26%) git-flow
15 8 (0.26%) SoapUI
General
1 678 (21.70%) Finance
2 174 (5.57%) Public Sector
3 118 (3.78%) Retail
4 87 (2.78%) Legal
5 80 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 73 (2.34%) Banking
7 57 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 47 (1.50%) Marketing
9 42 (1.34%) Back Office
10 38 (1.22%) Law
11 27 (0.86%) Advertising
12 24 (0.77%) Local Government
13 19 (0.61%) Electronics
14 18 (0.58%) Fire and Rescue
15 17 (0.54%) Aerospace
16 15 (0.48%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.38%) Games
17 12 (0.38%) Police
18 11 (0.35%) French Language
19 10 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 632 (20.22%) Analyst
2 557 (17.82%) Developer
3 274 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 242 (7.74%) Support Analyst
5 200 (6.40%) Architect
6 182 (5.82%) Consultant
7 175 (5.60%) Support Engineer
8 155 (4.96%) Applications Support
8 155 (4.96%) IT Support
9 136 (4.35%) Administrator
10 125 (4.00%) .NET Developer
11 118 (3.78%) C# Developer
12 117 (3.74%) SharePoint Developer
13 111 (3.55%) IT Analyst
14 108 (3.46%) Applications Support Analyst
15 102 (3.26%) IT Engineer
16 91 (2.91%) 2nd Line Support
16 91 (2.91%) IT Manager
17 90 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
18 76 (2.43%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 663 (21.22%) .NET
2 279 (8.93%) CSS
3 258 (8.26%) HTML
4 237 (7.58%) ASP.NET
5 196 (6.27%) Web Services
6 148 (4.74%) jQuery
7 133 (4.26%) .NET Framework
8 123 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 108 (3.46%) XML
10 93 (2.98%) AngularJS
11 84 (2.69%) React
12 82 (2.62%) Entity Framework
13 73 (2.34%) JSON
14 72 (2.30%) REST
15 69 (2.21%) .NET Core
16 67 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 66 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
18 53 (1.70%) HTML5
19 39 (1.25%) SOAP
20 32 (1.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 329 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 224 (7.17%) Management Information System
3 146 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 134 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
5 103 (3.30%) User Experience
6 53 (1.70%) Clustering
7 52 (1.66%) Driving Licence
8 46 (1.47%) Replication
9 45 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
10 42 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
11 36 (1.15%) Virtual Team
12 35 (1.12%) Client/Server
12 35 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
12 35 (1.12%) Life Science
13 34 (1.09%) Hedge funds
14 33 (1.06%) N-Tier
15 29 (0.93%) Fat Client
15 29 (0.93%) Thin Client
16 28 (0.90%) Mobile App
17 27 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1,093 (34.98%) Windows
2 587 (18.78%) Windows Server
3 298 (9.54%) Windows 10
4 255 (8.16%) Linux
5 218 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 172 (5.50%) Windows 7
6 172 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 75 (2.40%) Windows 8
8 62 (1.98%) Mac OS
9 61 (1.95%) Unix
10 49 (1.57%) Apple iOS
11 48 (1.54%) Android
12 46 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 37 (1.18%) CentOS
14 35 (1.12%) Ubuntu
15 26 (0.83%) Mac OS X
16 21 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (0.35%) SUSE
18 10 (0.32%) AIX
19 7 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
2 551 (17.63%) ITIL
3 483 (15.46%) CRM
4 409 (13.09%) Business Intelligence
5 361 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
6 331 (10.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 320 (10.24%) Migration
8 314 (10.05%) Project Management
9 223 (7.14%) DevOps
10 209 (6.69%) Project Delivery
11 196 (6.27%) Workflow
12 193 (6.18%) MVC
13 181 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
14 180 (5.76%) Service Management
15 169 (5.41%) PRINCE2
16 167 (5.34%) Mentoring
17 165 (5.28%) Change Management
18 159 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
19 152 (4.86%) Test Automation
20 147 (4.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1,044 (33.41%) SQL
2 545 (17.44%) C#
3 522 (16.70%) PowerShell
4 385 (12.32%) JavaScript
5 292 (9.34%) T-SQL
6 126 (4.03%) Python
7 115 (3.68%) Java
8 97 (3.10%) VBA
9 78 (2.50%) PHP
10 77 (2.46%) VB.NET
11 54 (1.73%) VB
12 46 (1.47%) C
13 45 (1.44%) R
14 32 (1.02%) Bash Shell
15 27 (0.86%) VBScript
16 17 (0.54%) TypeScript
17 14 (0.45%) PL/SQL
18 13 (0.42%) COBOL
18 13 (0.42%) RPG
19 12 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 305 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 284 (9.09%) Degree
3 185 (5.92%) MCSE
4 144 (4.61%) Security Cleared
5 127 (4.06%) Cisco Certification
6 118 (3.78%) CCNA
7 110 (3.52%) MCSA
8 71 (2.27%) MCP
9 65 (2.08%) SC Cleared
10 59 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
11 48 (1.54%) DV Cleared
12 32 (1.02%) RHCE
13 31 (0.99%) CCA
13 31 (0.99%) CISSP
14 28 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 25 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
16 23 (0.74%) HND
17 20 (0.64%) APMP
17 20 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
18 19 (0.61%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (5.73%) SLA
2 92 (2.94%) PMO
3 77 (2.46%) GDPR
4 58 (1.86%) QA
5 52 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 42 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 29 (0.93%) Data Quality
8 22 (0.70%) PCI DSS
9 19 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
10 16 (0.51%) NIST
11 6 (0.19%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.13%) COBIT
12 4 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 15288
12 4 (0.13%) P3O
13 3 (0.096%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.064%) SEPA
15 1 (0.032%) Dublin Core
15 1 (0.032%) GxP
15 1 (0.032%) JSP 440
System Software
1 958 (30.66%) Active Directory
2 450 (14.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 378 (12.10%) Hyper-V
4 152 (4.86%) XenApp
5 90 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
6 89 (2.85%) XenDesktop
7 69 (2.21%) vSphere
8 61 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
9 55 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 44 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
11 36 (1.15%) Docker
12 28 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 24 (0.77%) VMware NSX
14 21 (0.67%) Terminal Services
15 20 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
16 19 (0.61%) LXC
17 16 (0.51%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 16 (0.51%) KVM
18 15 (0.48%) Firmware
19 14 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 350 (11.20%) SCCM
2 145 (4.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 122 (3.90%) SCOM
4 61 (1.95%) SCOrch
5 54 (1.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 43 (1.38%) WSUS
7 40 (1.28%) vCenter Server
8 37 (1.18%) Puppet
9 36 (1.15%) Ansible
10 31 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
11 29 (0.93%) Backup Exec
12 26 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
12 26 (0.83%) Terraform
13 24 (0.77%) Kubernetes
14 23 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
15 19 (0.61%) NetBackup
16 16 (0.51%) Nessus
17 13 (0.42%) AirWatch
18 12 (0.38%) FortiGate
18 12 (0.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1,872 (59.90%) Microsoft
2 604 (19.33%) VMware
3 359 (11.49%) Citrix
4 296 (9.47%) Cisco
5 185 (5.92%) Oracle
6 154 (4.93%) HP
7 136 (4.35%) Nintex
8 107 (3.42%) SAP
9 102 (3.26%) Dell
10 72 (2.30%) Veeam
11 71 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
12 61 (1.95%) IBM
13 58 (1.86%) Symantec
14 53 (1.70%) Splunk
15 48 (1.54%) Atlassian
16 46 (1.47%) ServiceNow
17 44 (1.41%) Avaya
18 43 (1.38%) Apple
19 42 (1.34%) McAfee
19 42 (1.34%) Meraki