Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 133 153 145
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 1,876 2,431 3,422
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.54% 2.32% 2.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.66% 16.23% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,593 1,980 2,713
10th Percentile £28,300 £28,088 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%
75th Percentile £65,236 £60,063 £60,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £73,394 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 10,055 14,983 21,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.60% 14.27% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7,875 12,043 17,149
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -

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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 +45 827 £60,000 +9.09% 133
South East +27 356 £42,500 -5.56% 61
Midlands -5 204 £40,000 -11.11% 68
North of England -26 187 £37,400 -6.50% 62
West Midlands +18 151 £45,000 - 45
East of England +59 134 £37,500 -11.76% 17
South West -48 126 £42,500 -5.56% 36
North West -19 100 £37,597 -6.01% 35
Yorkshire -28 67 £32,500 -27.78% 20
East Midlands -32 52 £32,500 -27.78% 22
North East +13 20 £45,000 +20.00% 7
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 1,200 (63.97%) Microsoft
2 1,025 (54.64%) Microsoft 365
3 991 (52.83%) Azure
4 642 (34.22%) Windows
5 636 (33.90%) Active Directory
6 567 (30.22%) SQL
7 423 (22.55%) SQL Server
8 403 (21.48%) Power Platform
9 388 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
10 368 (19.62%) .NET
11 364 (19.40%) VMware
12 362 (19.30%) Windows Server
13 337 (17.96%) Azure Active Directory
14 325 (17.32%) PowerShell
15 324 (17.27%) Finance
16 295 (15.72%) C#
17 288 (15.35%) ITIL
18 283 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
19 271 (14.45%) Microsoft Office
20 260 (13.86%) CRM
20 260 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
21 254 (13.54%) CSS
21 254 (13.54%) DevOps
22 253 (13.49%) Microsoft Intune
23 250 (13.33%) JavaScript
24 246 (13.11%) Migration
25 241 (12.85%) Degree
26 228 (12.15%) Windows 10
27 223 (11.89%) OneDrive
28 209 (11.14%) Power BI

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
1 199 (10.61%) MS Exchange
2 67 (3.57%) Confluence
3 45 (2.40%) IIS
3 45 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 41 (2.19%) Skype for Business
5 39 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (1.49%) CMS
7 26 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 26 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
8 16 (0.85%) WordPress
9 12 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (0.59%) Drupal
11 9 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.27%) MS Project Server
14 4 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.21%) Apache
14 4 (0.21%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 271 (14.45%) Microsoft Office
2 111 (5.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 54 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
4 31 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.48%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.11%) Figma
7 2 (0.11%) InVision
8 1 (0.053%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 209 (11.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 21 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.75%) NetSuite
5 12 (0.64%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 11 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.37%) Maximo
8 5 (0.27%) Sentinel
9 4 (0.21%) Northgate Housing
9 4 (0.21%) Sage 200
9 4 (0.21%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.16%) Eikon
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.16%) Sage 50
10 3 (0.16%) Tradar
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1,025 (54.64%) Microsoft 365
2 991 (52.83%) Azure
3 403 (21.48%) Power Platform
4 337 (17.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 223 (11.89%) OneDrive
6 196 (10.45%) PowerApps
7 185 (9.86%) Dynamics 365
8 179 (9.54%) PaaS
9 155 (8.26%) AWS
10 125 (6.66%) Power Automate
11 114 (6.08%) SaaS
12 71 (3.78%) IaaS
13 56 (2.99%) Serverless
14 55 (2.93%) Azure Functions
14 55 (2.93%) Logic Apps
15 39 (2.08%) Mimecast
16 19 (1.01%) Yammer
17 17 (0.91%) Azure Data Factory
18 16 (0.85%) Smartsheet
19 15 (0.80%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 200 (10.66%) Firewall
2 193 (10.29%) DNS
3 136 (7.25%) DHCP
4 96 (5.12%) WAN
5 92 (4.90%) VPN
6 89 (4.74%) TCP/IP
7 79 (4.21%) SAN
8 77 (4.10%) Skype
9 71 (3.78%) LAN
10 58 (3.09%) VLAN
10 58 (3.09%) VoIP
11 45 (2.40%) Intranet
12 36 (1.92%) NAS
13 35 (1.87%) Wireless
14 34 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
15 29 (1.55%) NetScaler
16 28 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
17 22 (1.17%) Internet
18 19 (1.01%) Unified Communications
19 18 (0.96%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (22.55%) SQL Server
2 209 (11.14%) Power BI
3 99 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 69 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (3.25%) Azure SQL Database
6 43 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (1.81%) Data Lake
8 27 (1.44%) MySQL
9 23 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (0.96%) Cosmos DB
13 16 (0.85%) NoSQL
13 16 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
14 14 (0.75%) MS Access
15 11 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (0.48%) Tableau
17 8 (0.43%) OLAP
18 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 7 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 116 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 90 (4.80%) Visual Studio Team System
3 81 (4.32%) JIRA
4 48 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 46 (2.45%) Visual Studio
6 16 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 15 (0.80%) Bitbucket
8 12 (0.64%) Selenium
9 11 (0.59%) Postman
9 11 (0.59%) SoapUI
10 8 (0.43%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.37%) Fiddler
11 7 (0.37%) Subversion
12 6 (0.32%) NUnit
13 4 (0.21%) JMeter
14 3 (0.16%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.16%) JUnit
14 3 (0.16%) Maven
14 3 (0.16%) TestNG
14 3 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 324 (17.27%) Finance
2 77 (4.10%) Public Sector
3 70 (3.73%) Banking
4 66 (3.52%) Marketing
5 61 (3.25%) Law
6 43 (2.29%) Legal
7 40 (2.13%) Retail
7 40 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 36 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.39%) Electronics
10 24 (1.28%) French Language
11 22 (1.17%) Back Office
12 21 (1.12%) Private Banking
13 19 (1.01%) Automotive
14 17 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.59%) Games
16 10 (0.53%) Advertising
16 10 (0.53%) German Language
17 9 (0.48%) Housing Association
17 9 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 369 (19.67%) Developer
2 311 (16.58%) Analyst
3 141 (7.52%) Support Analyst
4 140 (7.46%) Consultant
5 130 (6.93%) Support Engineer
6 129 (6.88%) Architect
7 123 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 118 (6.29%) C# Developer
9 116 (6.18%) SharePoint Developer
10 103 (5.49%) .NET Developer
10 103 (5.49%) Senior Developer
11 95 (5.06%) Administrator
12 93 (4.96%) IT Support
13 86 (4.58%) Azure Developer
14 84 (4.48%) IT Engineer
15 81 (4.32%) Office 365 Engineer
16 75 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
17 73 (3.89%) SQL Developer
18 72 (3.84%) C# .NET Developer
19 71 (3.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (19.62%) .NET
2 254 (13.54%) CSS
3 176 (9.38%) jQuery
4 143 (7.62%) HTML
4 143 (7.62%) React
5 140 (7.46%) Web Services
6 133 (7.09%) .NET Framework
7 130 (6.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 116 (6.18%) .NET Core
9 102 (5.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 99 (5.28%) Entity Framework
11 94 (5.01%) ASP.NET
12 76 (4.05%) XML
13 44 (2.35%) Ajax
14 36 (1.92%) REST
15 29 (1.55%) SAML
16 24 (1.28%) WCF
17 23 (1.23%) AngularJS
17 23 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (1.12%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 202 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 91 (4.85%) N-Tier
4 57 (3.04%) Data Centre
5 55 (2.93%) Public Cloud
5 55 (2.93%) Reinsurance
6 52 (2.77%) User Experience
7 49 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
8 48 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
9 28 (1.49%) Private Cloud
10 27 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 27 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
11 24 (1.28%) Clustering
11 24 (1.28%) Driving Licence
12 21 (1.12%) Hedge funds
13 20 (1.07%) iPhone
13 20 (1.07%) Renewable Energy
14 17 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
15 16 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
16 15 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 642 (34.22%) Windows
2 362 (19.30%) Windows Server
3 228 (12.15%) Windows 10
4 88 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 81 (4.32%) Linux
6 80 (4.26%) Windows Server 2016
7 74 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 74 (3.94%) Windows Server 2019
8 56 (2.99%) Android
9 39 (2.08%) Windows 7
10 30 (1.60%) Mac OS
11 27 (1.44%) Apple iOS
12 12 (0.64%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.59%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.43%) Unix
14 8 (0.43%) VMS
15 7 (0.37%) CentOS
16 6 (0.32%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (15.35%) ITIL
3 260 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
3 260 (13.86%) CRM
4 254 (13.54%) DevOps
5 246 (13.11%) Migration
6 200 (10.66%) Problem-Solving
7 157 (8.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 153 (8.16%) Test Automation
9 147 (7.84%) MVC
10 140 (7.46%) Microservices
11 136 (7.25%) Project Delivery
12 133 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
13 128 (6.82%) Project Management
14 125 (6.66%) Deployment Automation
15 117 (6.24%) OO
16 115 (6.13%) Mentoring
17 105 (5.60%) Service Delivery
18 98 (5.22%) SOA
19 92 (4.90%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 567 (30.22%) SQL
2 325 (17.32%) PowerShell
3 295 (15.72%) C#
4 250 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 137 (7.30%) T-SQL
6 31 (1.65%) TypeScript
7 30 (1.60%) Python
8 29 (1.55%) VBA
9 27 (1.44%) Java
9 27 (1.44%) VB.NET
10 16 (0.85%) C
11 15 (0.80%) PHP
11 15 (0.80%) VB
12 10 (0.53%) VBScript
13 8 (0.43%) Perl
14 5 (0.27%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 4 (0.21%) C++
15 4 (0.21%) Ruby
16 3 (0.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 241 (12.85%) Degree
2 143 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 96 (5.12%) Security Cleared
4 73 (3.89%) MCSE
5 68 (3.62%) SC Cleared
6 59 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
7 58 (3.09%) CCNA
8 49 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
9 29 (1.55%) MCSA
10 22 (1.17%) DV Cleared
11 20 (1.07%) MCP
12 14 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 14 (0.75%) MCITP
13 9 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
13 9 (0.48%) CCNP
13 9 (0.48%) CISSP
13 9 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (0.43%) CISA
15 7 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (6.29%) SLA
2 44 (2.35%) GDPR
3 36 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 31 (1.65%) QA
5 24 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (1.28%) PMO
6 12 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
7 10 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 7 (0.37%) GRC
9 4 (0.21%) NIST
9 4 (0.21%) P3O
9 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.16%) COSO
10 3 (0.16%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.11%) BS25999
11 2 (0.11%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.053%) GxP
12 1 (0.053%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 636 (33.90%) Active Directory
2 283 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (9.28%) Hyper-V
4 46 (2.45%) vSphere
5 31 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (1.60%) XenApp
7 21 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
8 17 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
9 16 (0.85%) VMware NSX
10 15 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 14 (0.75%) XenDesktop
12 13 (0.69%) Terminal Services
13 11 (0.59%) Docker
14 7 (0.37%) NFS
14 7 (0.37%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.27%) BitLocker
16 4 (0.21%) KVM
16 4 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
17 3 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 253 (13.49%) Microsoft Intune
2 185 (9.86%) SCCM
3 94 (5.01%) Terraform
4 70 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (1.97%) Single Sign-On
6 24 (1.28%) SCOM
7 17 (0.91%) WSUS
8 16 (0.85%) AirWatch
9 15 (0.80%) Jamf Pro
10 12 (0.64%) Kubernetes
11 10 (0.53%) Backup Exec
11 10 (0.53%) vCenter Server
12 7 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.32%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.32%) PaperCut
13 6 (0.32%) SCDPM
13 6 (0.32%) SCVMM
14 5 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
14 5 (0.27%) ServiceCenter
15 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1,200 (63.97%) Microsoft
2 364 (19.40%) VMware
3 125 (6.66%) Nintex
4 120 (6.40%) Citrix
5 114 (6.08%) Cisco
6 56 (2.99%) Dell
6 56 (2.99%) HP
7 54 (2.88%) Oracle
8 53 (2.83%) SAP
9 47 (2.51%) Veeam
10 44 (2.35%) Sophos
11 41 (2.19%) ServiceNow
12 40 (2.13%) Google
13 39 (2.08%) Apple
14 32 (1.71%) Databricks
14 32 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
15 29 (1.55%) Meraki
16 27 (1.44%) Sitecore
17 24 (1.28%) SolarWinds
18 22 (1.17%) SonicWALL