Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 119 105
Rank change year-on-year -14 -14 -37
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 4,032 4,414 5,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.49% 2.63% 2.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.53% 14.58% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,363 3,776 4,688
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -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 27,752 30,273 36,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.11% 18.03% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22,955 25,553 30,593
England median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 +5 1,905 £50,000 - 229
South East -29 699 £40,000 -4.76% 57
North of England -15 542 £38,000 +1.33% 100
South West +37 352 £40,000 +3.23% 45
Midlands -15 351 £41,500 +3.75% 61
North West -39 247 £42,500 +13.33% 55
West Midlands -5 237 £42,500 +6.25% 34
Yorkshire 0 225 £40,000 +14.29% 26
East of England -88 170 £45,000 - 38
East Midlands -11 114 £36,000 -10.00% 27
North East +28 71 £32,500 -18.75% 19
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 2,384 (59.13%) Microsoft
2 1,419 (35.19%) Office 365
3 1,317 (32.66%) SQL Server
4 1,271 (31.52%) Windows
5 1,200 (29.76%) .NET
6 1,185 (29.39%) SQL
7 1,165 (28.89%) C#
8 962 (23.86%) Finance
9 956 (23.71%) Active Directory
10 863 (21.40%) Microsoft Azure
11 843 (20.91%) JavaScript
12 735 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
13 724 (17.96%) HTML
14 680 (16.87%) ITIL
15 658 (16.32%) Microsoft Office
16 651 (16.15%) CSS
17 628 (15.58%) ASP.NET
18 609 (15.10%) SharePoint 2013
19 602 (14.93%) CRM
20 598 (14.83%) Windows Server
21 575 (14.26%) MVC
22 508 (12.60%) PowerShell
23 505 (12.52%) VMware
24 485 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
25 434 (10.76%) Degree
26 429 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
27 409 (10.14%) Dynamics CRM
28 398 (9.87%) Project Management
29 374 (9.28%) Web Services
30 370 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 609 (15.10%) SharePoint 2013
2 338 (8.38%) MS Exchange
3 296 (7.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 272 (6.75%) Skype for Business
5 246 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
6 242 (6.00%) IIS
7 185 (4.59%) SharePoint Server
8 109 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
9 97 (2.41%) CMS
10 90 (2.23%) Umbraco
11 80 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
12 70 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
13 46 (1.14%) Drupal
14 40 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
15 34 (0.84%) EPiServer
16 31 (0.77%) WordPress
17 29 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 21 (0.52%) Apache
19 19 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
20 17 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 658 (16.32%) Microsoft Office
2 315 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 157 (3.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 118 (2.93%) MS Visio
5 107 (2.65%) Microsoft Project
6 94 (2.33%) InfoPath
7 33 (0.82%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.099%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.099%) Adobe Captivate
10 4 (0.099%) EngageOne
10 4 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.074%) Camtasia
11 3 (0.074%) SPSS
12 2 (0.050%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.025%) InDesign
13 1 (0.025%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.025%) Stata
13 1 (0.025%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 409 (10.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 38 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
4 29 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
5 25 (0.62%) Dynamics GP
5 25 (0.62%) Visualfiles
6 16 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
7 13 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 13 (0.32%) Scribe Insight
8 10 (0.25%) Workday HCM
9 9 (0.22%) NetSuite
10 7 (0.17%) assyst
11 6 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 6 (0.15%) SAP CRM
12 5 (0.12%) Maximo
12 5 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 5 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HCM
12 5 (0.12%) ReMetrica
12 5 (0.12%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1,419 (35.19%) Office 365
2 863 (21.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 178 (4.41%) OneDrive
4 172 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
5 128 (3.17%) SaaS
6 111 (2.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 100 (2.48%) IaaS
8 95 (2.36%) PaaS
9 48 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
10 47 (1.17%) Yammer
11 45 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
12 20 (0.50%) Mimecast
12 20 (0.50%) Serverless
13 15 (0.37%) GitHub
14 13 (0.32%) Google Analytics
14 13 (0.32%) npm
15 9 (0.22%) Dropbox
16 7 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
17 6 (0.15%) Force.com
18 5 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 299 (7.42%) Firewall
2 290 (7.19%) DNS
3 226 (5.61%) DHCP
4 224 (5.56%) Skype
5 194 (4.81%) SAN
6 186 (4.61%) Intranet
7 171 (4.24%) LAN
8 162 (4.02%) WAN
9 148 (3.67%) TCP/IP
10 138 (3.42%) VPN
11 107 (2.65%) VoIP
12 90 (2.23%) Internet
13 74 (1.84%) Network Security
14 51 (1.26%) Wireless
15 43 (1.07%) NAS
15 43 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
16 40 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
17 37 (0.92%) VLAN
18 33 (0.82%) MPLS
19 29 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,317 (32.66%) SQL Server
2 360 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 313 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 172 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 166 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 154 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 153 (3.79%) Power BI
8 139 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 99 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 94 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
11 69 (1.71%) Relational Database
12 65 (1.61%) QlikView
13 50 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
13 50 (1.24%) MySQL
14 43 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
15 40 (0.99%) OLAP
16 36 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
17 34 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
18 29 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 26 (0.64%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 259 (6.42%) Visual Studio
2 235 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 117 (2.90%) Subversion
4 113 (2.80%) JIRA
5 98 (2.43%) Git (software)
6 51 (1.26%) NUnit
6 51 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
7 37 (0.92%) Moq
8 33 (0.82%) Jasmine
9 31 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
10 30 (0.74%) Selenium
11 29 (0.72%) gulp
12 21 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 20 (0.50%) Jenkins
14 19 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
14 19 (0.47%) MSTest
15 14 (0.35%) Bitbucket
15 14 (0.35%) TeamCity
16 12 (0.30%) Eclipse
16 12 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 962 (23.86%) Finance
2 271 (6.72%) Advertising
3 252 (6.25%) Banking
4 149 (3.70%) Legal
5 134 (3.32%) Retail
6 119 (2.95%) Law
7 110 (2.73%) Marketing
8 95 (2.36%) Investment Banking
9 61 (1.51%) Manufacturing
10 60 (1.49%) Financial Institution
11 48 (1.19%) Telecoms
12 41 (1.02%) Publishing
13 35 (0.87%) Front Office
14 33 (0.82%) Back Office
15 32 (0.79%) Games
16 25 (0.62%) Retail Banking
17 15 (0.37%) Military
18 14 (0.35%) Electronics
19 12 (0.30%) Billing
20 9 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,129 (28.00%) Developer
2 679 (16.84%) Analyst
3 391 (9.70%) .NET Developer
4 319 (7.91%) SharePoint Developer
5 298 (7.39%) C# Developer
6 265 (6.57%) Administrator
6 265 (6.57%) Support Analyst
7 240 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 239 (5.93%) Support Engineer
9 232 (5.75%) Architect
10 229 (5.68%) Applications Support
11 217 (5.38%) Consultant
12 198 (4.91%) IT Support
13 197 (4.89%) ASP.NET Developer
13 197 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 167 (4.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 162 (4.02%) SQL Developer
16 146 (3.62%) SharePoint Administrator
17 128 (3.17%) Business Analyst
17 128 (3.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,200 (29.76%) .NET
2 724 (17.96%) HTML
3 651 (16.15%) CSS
4 628 (15.58%) ASP.NET
5 374 (9.28%) Web Services
6 369 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 334 (8.28%) .NET Framework
8 306 (7.59%) jQuery
9 241 (5.98%) AngularJS
10 238 (5.90%) WCF
11 232 (5.75%) HTML5
12 223 (5.53%) REST
13 165 (4.09%) XML
14 155 (3.84%) WPF
15 146 (3.62%) Ajax
16 139 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
17 133 (3.30%) CSS3
17 133 (3.30%) Entity Framework
18 125 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 117 (2.90%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 349 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 166 (4.12%) User Experience
3 159 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 109 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 98 (2.43%) Data Centre
6 88 (2.18%) Clustering
7 75 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
8 72 (1.79%) Mobile App
9 61 (1.51%) Client/Server
10 57 (1.41%) Driving Licence
11 50 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
12 43 (1.07%) Tandem
13 42 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
14 40 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 40 (0.99%) Fat Client
14 40 (0.99%) Thin Client
15 36 (0.89%) Hedge funds
16 35 (0.87%) Replication
17 34 (0.84%) Blackberry
18 31 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1,271 (31.52%) Windows
2 598 (14.83%) Windows Server
3 370 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 303 (7.51%) Windows 7
5 288 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 265 (6.57%) Windows 10
7 171 (4.24%) Linux
8 95 (2.36%) Android
9 90 (2.23%) Apple iOS
10 89 (2.21%) Unix
11 88 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 75 (1.86%) Windows 8
13 53 (1.31%) Mac OS X
14 30 (0.74%) Windows XP
15 22 (0.55%) CentOS
16 16 (0.40%) Mac OS
17 14 (0.35%) Ubuntu
18 13 (0.32%) Solaris
19 11 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
20 9 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 735 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
2 680 (16.87%) ITIL
3 602 (14.93%) CRM
4 575 (14.26%) MVC
5 485 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
6 398 (9.87%) Project Management
7 282 (6.99%) Migration
8 257 (6.37%) PRINCE2
9 236 (5.85%) Workflow
10 229 (5.68%) Service Delivery
11 222 (5.51%) Scrum
12 220 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 211 (5.23%) Web Development
14 196 (4.86%) DevOps
15 192 (4.76%) SDLC
16 182 (4.51%) Mentoring
17 178 (4.41%) Service Management
18 175 (4.34%) Change Management
19 168 (4.17%) Business Analysis
20 167 (4.14%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1,185 (29.39%) SQL
2 1,165 (28.89%) C#
3 843 (20.91%) JavaScript
4 508 (12.60%) PowerShell
5 281 (6.97%) T-SQL
6 161 (3.99%) Java
7 142 (3.52%) VB.NET
8 136 (3.37%) VB
9 80 (1.98%) Python
10 72 (1.79%) Perl
11 69 (1.71%) VBA
12 60 (1.49%) PHP
13 58 (1.44%) Bash Shell
14 47 (1.17%) Shell Script
15 45 (1.12%) Ruby
16 44 (1.09%) C
16 44 (1.09%) C++
17 38 (0.94%) PL/SQL
18 34 (0.84%) Korn
19 32 (0.79%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 434 (10.76%) Degree
2 429 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 268 (6.65%) Security Cleared
4 245 (6.08%) MCSE
5 156 (3.87%) SC Cleared
6 113 (2.80%) MCSA
7 84 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
8 81 (2.01%) CCNA
9 76 (1.88%) MCP
10 69 (1.71%) DV Cleared
11 59 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
12 51 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 46 (1.14%) CISSP
14 44 (1.09%) CISM
15 43 (1.07%) CISA
16 42 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
17 40 (0.99%) MCITP
17 40 (0.99%) MCSD
18 35 (0.87%) PMI Certification
19 33 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (4.17%) SLA
2 121 (3.00%) PMO
3 91 (2.26%) QA
4 54 (1.34%) GDPR
5 52 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 44 (1.09%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.22%) COBIT
8 7 (0.17%) P3O
9 6 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.12%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.12%) MiFID
11 4 (0.099%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.099%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.099%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.074%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.050%) GMP
13 2 (0.050%) PMBOK
14 1 (0.025%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.025%) Solvency II
System Software
1 956 (23.71%) Active Directory
2 362 (8.98%) Hyper-V
3 352 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 90 (2.23%) XenApp
5 82 (2.03%) vSphere
6 64 (1.59%) Terminal Services
6 64 (1.59%) XenDesktop
7 62 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
8 55 (1.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 45 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
10 33 (0.82%) XenServer
11 29 (0.72%) BitLocker
12 20 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
13 19 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (0.32%) Docker
15 10 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
16 9 (0.22%) NFS
17 8 (0.20%) Firmware
17 8 (0.20%) Snort
17 8 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 289 (7.17%) SCCM
2 77 (1.91%) SCOM
3 68 (1.69%) Backup Exec
4 41 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
5 35 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
6 34 (0.84%) SCVMM
7 20 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 20 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 18 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 17 (0.42%) NetBackup
9 17 (0.42%) WSUS
10 15 (0.37%) AirWatch
11 14 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
11 14 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
11 14 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
11 14 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (0.35%) vCenter Server
12 13 (0.32%) Puppet
12 13 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 11 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 2,384 (59.13%) Microsoft
2 505 (12.52%) VMware
3 283 (7.02%) Citrix
4 234 (5.80%) Cisco
5 199 (4.94%) Oracle
6 159 (3.94%) HP
7 100 (2.48%) Sitecore
8 97 (2.41%) Nintex
9 91 (2.26%) Veeam
10 89 (2.21%) SAP
11 85 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
12 72 (1.79%) McAfee
13 61 (1.51%) Remedy
14 55 (1.36%) Apple
15 54 (1.34%) Symantec
16 52 (1.29%) EMC
17 51 (1.26%) ServiceNow
18 49 (1.22%) Tableau
18 49 (1.22%) Xamarin
19 48 (1.19%) NetApp