Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 152 146 150
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 -13
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 1,630 3,393 3,915
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.27% 2.49% 2.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.98% 16.50% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,443 2,838 3,356
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,577
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 10,199 20,565 27,601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.21% 15.11% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8,178 16,298 22,363
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,700
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 -33 663 £55,000 - 48
South East +9 309 £45,000 - 35
North of England +26 238 £40,000 +6.67% 38
Midlands -15 148 £42,500 +6.25% 30
North West +54 139 £44,000 +10.00% 22
South West +20 138 £45,000 +5.88% 20
East of England +25 120 £42,500 -3.41% 11
West Midlands -5 94 £43,750 +5.42% 23
Yorkshire +21 83 £40,000 +8.11% 11
East Midlands +25 53 £37,500 -6.25% 7
North East -18 16 £33,000 -8.84% 5
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 9 July 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.

1 966 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 830 (50.92%) Office 365
3 712 (43.68%) Azure
4 662 (40.61%) Windows
5 586 (35.95%) Active Directory
6 449 (27.55%) SQL
7 409 (25.09%) SQL Server
8 384 (23.56%) Windows Server
9 325 (19.94%) .NET
10 324 (19.88%) Finance
11 315 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
12 285 (17.48%) C#
13 272 (16.69%) ITIL
14 269 (16.50%) PowerShell
15 261 (16.01%) Microsoft Office
16 252 (15.46%) Power Platform
17 245 (15.03%) VMware
18 222 (13.62%) Migration
18 222 (13.62%) Problem-Solving
18 222 (13.62%) Windows 10
19 218 (13.37%) CRM
20 207 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
21 191 (11.72%) Dynamics 365
22 185 (11.35%) Azure Active Directory
23 180 (11.04%) Power BI
23 180 (11.04%) Hyper-V
24 179 (10.98%) JavaScript
25 178 (10.92%) DNS
26 175 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
27 174 (10.67%) OneDrive

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
1 160 (9.82%) MS Exchange
2 108 (6.63%) Skype for Business
3 91 (5.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 90 (5.52%) Confluence
5 88 (5.40%) IIS
6 77 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 55 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 55 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 44 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
9 35 (2.15%) CMS
10 28 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
11 19 (1.17%) Drupal
12 12 (0.74%) Umbraco
13 10 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.49%) MQSeries
15 7 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.37%) Mendix
16 6 (0.37%) OpenStack
17 5 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
17 5 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 261 (16.01%) Microsoft Office
2 111 (6.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 48 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 41 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
5 31 (1.90%) MS Visio
6 24 (1.47%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.55%) Camtasia
7 9 (0.55%) MadCap Flare
8 4 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.18%) Open Workbench
9 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.061%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.061%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.061%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.061%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.061%) Revit
Business Applications
1 160 (9.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.49%) Markit EDM
4 8 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (0.37%) Carpe Diem
5 6 (0.37%) Elite 3E
5 6 (0.37%) Maximo
5 6 (0.37%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.18%) Relativity
7 2 (0.12%) Eikon
7 2 (0.12%) Line 500
7 2 (0.12%) OPENHousing
7 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.12%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.12%) Shopify
7 2 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 2 (0.12%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.061%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 830 (50.92%) Office 365
2 712 (43.68%) Azure
3 252 (15.46%) Power Platform
4 191 (11.72%) Dynamics 365
5 185 (11.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 174 (10.67%) OneDrive
7 135 (8.28%) PowerApps
8 126 (7.73%) AWS
9 69 (4.23%) PaaS
10 64 (3.93%) IaaS
11 58 (3.56%) Power Automate
12 40 (2.45%) SaaS
13 39 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
14 22 (1.35%) ShareGate
15 19 (1.17%) Logic Apps
15 19 (1.17%) Yammer
16 18 (1.10%) Serverless
17 17 (1.04%) Azure Functions
18 16 (0.98%) Mimecast
19 15 (0.92%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 178 (10.92%) DNS
2 145 (8.90%) Skype
3 138 (8.47%) Firewall
4 123 (7.55%) DHCP
5 94 (5.77%) TCP/IP
6 90 (5.52%) LAN
7 89 (5.46%) SAN
8 87 (5.34%) WAN
9 78 (4.79%) VPN
10 59 (3.62%) Internet
11 52 (3.19%) Intranet
12 46 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
13 28 (1.72%) NetScaler
14 27 (1.66%) Remote Desktop
14 27 (1.66%) VoIP
15 25 (1.53%) Wireless
16 17 (1.04%) Unified Communications
17 16 (0.98%) PBX
17 16 (0.98%) WebEx
18 11 (0.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (25.09%) SQL Server
2 180 (11.04%) Power BI
3 79 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 58 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 41 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (1.96%) MySQL
8 29 (1.78%) Oracle Database
9 26 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
11 23 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
12 21 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
12 21 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
13 19 (1.17%) Relational Database
14 15 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (0.80%) Redis
16 12 (0.74%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.67%) GIS
18 10 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 139 (8.53%) JIRA
2 82 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 81 (4.97%) Visual Studio
4 73 (4.48%) Git (software)
5 19 (1.17%) Jenkins
6 17 (1.04%) Selenium
7 14 (0.86%) SoapUI
8 13 (0.80%) Cucumber
9 11 (0.67%) Bitbucket
9 11 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (0.61%) Postman
10 10 (0.61%) REST Assured
10 10 (0.61%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.55%) eggPlant
11 9 (0.55%) JMeter
11 9 (0.55%) JUnit
11 9 (0.55%) LoadRunner
11 9 (0.55%) TestNG
11 9 (0.55%) The Grinder
11 9 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 324 (19.88%) Finance
2 71 (4.36%) Legal
3 67 (4.11%) Public Sector
4 62 (3.80%) Law
5 47 (2.88%) Retail
6 36 (2.21%) Marketing
7 33 (2.02%) Banking
8 28 (1.72%) Local Government
9 25 (1.53%) Back Office
9 25 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.23%) Advertising
10 20 (1.23%) Telecoms
11 17 (1.04%) Billing
12 10 (0.61%) Automotive
13 7 (0.43%) Games
13 7 (0.43%) Publishing
14 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.25%) Front Office
16 3 (0.18%) Military
16 3 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 287 (17.61%) Developer
2 236 (14.48%) Analyst
3 153 (9.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 150 (9.20%) Support Engineer
5 119 (7.30%) Consultant
6 92 (5.64%) Architect
7 89 (5.46%) Support Analyst
8 81 (4.97%) SharePoint Developer
9 80 (4.91%) Applications Support
10 78 (4.79%) IT Engineer
11 77 (4.72%) IT Support
12 71 (4.36%) Administrator
13 60 (3.68%) Project Manager
14 56 (3.44%) .NET Developer
15 54 (3.31%) Office 365 Engineer
16 51 (3.13%) IT Analyst
17 49 (3.01%) 3rd Line Support
17 49 (3.01%) IT Manager
18 46 (2.82%) C# Developer
19 44 (2.70%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (19.94%) .NET
2 142 (8.71%) HTML
3 131 (8.04%) CSS
4 126 (7.73%) ASP.NET
5 76 (4.66%) Web Services
6 69 (4.23%) .NET Framework
7 63 (3.87%) jQuery
8 58 (3.56%) AngularJS
9 46 (2.82%) Entity Framework
10 43 (2.64%) HTML5
11 31 (1.90%) XML
12 29 (1.78%) .NET Core
13 27 (1.66%) REST
14 26 (1.60%) Middleware
15 25 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (1.29%) LDAP
17 19 (1.17%) J2EE
18 18 (1.10%) LESS
18 18 (1.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 141 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (5.28%) Management Information System
3 85 (5.21%) Data Centre
4 57 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
5 47 (2.88%) User Experience
6 32 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 27 (1.66%) Replication
8 25 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
9 21 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.17%) Hedge funds
10 19 (1.17%) Mobile App
11 18 (1.10%) Clustering
11 18 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
12 16 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 15 (0.92%) iPad
14 13 (0.80%) Reinsurance
15 12 (0.74%) Fat Client
15 12 (0.74%) Thin Client
16 10 (0.61%) FMCG
16 10 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 662 (40.61%) Windows
2 384 (23.56%) Windows Server
3 222 (13.62%) Windows 10
4 124 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (6.13%) Windows Server 2016
6 68 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 58 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (3.31%) Linux
9 50 (3.07%) Windows Server 2019
10 22 (1.35%) Unix
11 21 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (0.98%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.49%) Android
13 8 (0.49%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.49%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.37%) HPUX
14 6 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.31%) VMS
16 4 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (16.69%) ITIL
3 222 (13.62%) Migration
3 222 (13.62%) Problem-Solving
4 218 (13.37%) CRM
5 207 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
6 167 (10.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 158 (9.69%) Project Management
8 128 (7.85%) DevOps
9 88 (5.40%) Change Management
10 87 (5.34%) Project Delivery
11 78 (4.79%) Service Management
12 71 (4.36%) Cybersecurity
13 70 (4.29%) Document Management
13 70 (4.29%) Scrum
14 69 (4.23%) Workflow
15 68 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
16 64 (3.93%) Mentoring
17 62 (3.80%) Presales
18 60 (3.68%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 449 (27.55%) SQL
2 285 (17.48%) C#
3 269 (16.50%) PowerShell
4 179 (10.98%) JavaScript
5 56 (3.44%) T-SQL
6 55 (3.37%) Java
7 51 (3.13%) Python
8 44 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 23 (1.41%) C
10 20 (1.23%) VBScript
11 17 (1.04%) VBA
12 13 (0.80%) VB
13 12 (0.74%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.49%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.43%) R
16 6 (0.37%) X++
17 5 (0.31%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.31%) TypeScript
18 4 (0.25%) Perl
19 3 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 159 (9.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 137 (8.40%) Degree
3 112 (6.87%) Security Cleared
4 93 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 71 (4.36%) MCSE
6 52 (3.19%) MCSA
7 40 (2.45%) MCP
8 31 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (1.84%) DV Cleared
10 29 (1.78%) CCNA
11 25 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
12 19 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (0.98%) DBS Check
14 15 (0.92%) MCITP
15 11 (0.67%) MCT
16 9 (0.55%) ISEB
16 9 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 8 (0.49%) ISTQB
18 7 (0.43%) CISSP
18 7 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (5.52%) SLA
2 54 (3.31%) GDPR
3 50 (3.07%) QA
4 38 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 36 (2.21%) PMO
6 10 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.49%) GxP
7 8 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.37%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.37%) NCSC
9 4 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.25%) P3O
9 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.18%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.18%) NIST
10 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.12%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.061%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 1 (0.061%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 586 (35.95%) Active Directory
2 180 (11.04%) Hyper-V
3 175 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 67 (4.11%) vSphere
5 36 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
6 35 (2.15%) XenApp
7 32 (1.96%) Docker
8 29 (1.78%) Virtual Desktop
9 27 (1.66%) Virtual Servers
10 26 (1.60%) XenDesktop
11 17 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 16 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
12 16 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
13 11 (0.67%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.43%) DFS Replication
15 6 (0.37%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 6 (0.37%) vCloud
15 6 (0.37%) VMware NSX
15 6 (0.37%) Xen
16 4 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 151 (9.26%) SCCM
2 112 (6.87%) Microsoft Intune
3 33 (2.02%) Kubernetes
4 29 (1.78%) SCOM
5 28 (1.72%) WSUS
6 27 (1.66%) Microsoft Clustering
7 14 (0.86%) PowerCLI
7 14 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
8 13 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (0.74%) SCOrch
9 12 (0.74%) vCenter Server
10 11 (0.67%) Terraform
11 10 (0.61%) Ansible
12 9 (0.55%) Backup Exec
12 9 (0.55%) Jamf Pro
13 8 (0.49%) Control-M
13 8 (0.49%) Grafana
13 8 (0.49%) XenMobile
14 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 7 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 966 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 245 (15.03%) VMware
3 142 (8.71%) Citrix
4 132 (8.10%) Cisco
5 92 (5.64%) Oracle
6 54 (3.31%) HP
7 45 (2.76%) SAP
8 40 (2.45%) Nintex
9 37 (2.27%) Veeam
10 35 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
11 31 (1.90%) IBM
12 27 (1.66%) Apple
13 26 (1.60%) ServiceNow
14 24 (1.47%) Meraki
14 24 (1.47%) NetApp
15 22 (1.35%) Adobe
16 21 (1.29%) Zerto
17 20 (1.23%) MuleSoft
18 19 (1.17%) Polycom
19 18 (1.10%) Remedy