Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 128 152 145
Rank change year-on-year +24 -7 -7
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 1,491 2,668 3,427
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.55% 2.33% 2.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.15% 16.00% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,487 2,361 2,915
Median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,281 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.58% +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 8,213 16,679 22,446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.03% 14.56% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6,662 13,580 18,269
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,020
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
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 January 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 26 January 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 +43 658 £60,000 +9.09% 101
South East +24 300 £45,000 - 47
North of England +3 201 £42,000 +5.00% 77
Midlands -17 139 £36,750 -22.63% 42
South West -24 109 £45,000 +4.65% 24
West Midlands +16 107 £37,500 -25.00% 22
North West +5 105 £45,000 +20.00% 46
East of England +52 79 £35,000 -16.67% 25
Yorkshire +12 79 £32,500 -27.78% 23
East Midlands -34 31 £32,750 -27.22% 20
North East +8 17 £40,250 -5.29% 8
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 920 (61.70%) Microsoft
2 813 (54.53%) Azure
3 759 (50.91%) Office 365
4 518 (34.74%) Windows
5 504 (33.80%) Active Directory
6 464 (31.12%) SQL
7 344 (23.07%) SQL Server
8 336 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
9 293 (19.65%) .NET
9 293 (19.65%) Power Platform
10 273 (18.31%) Windows Server
11 265 (17.77%) VMware
12 256 (17.17%) Finance
13 251 (16.83%) DevOps
14 248 (16.63%) PowerShell
15 244 (16.36%) Azure Active Directory
16 243 (16.30%) C#
17 214 (14.35%) Microsoft Intune
18 210 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 210 (14.08%) OneDrive
19 205 (13.75%) ITIL
20 198 (13.28%) Microsoft Office
21 192 (12.88%) Business Intelligence
22 189 (12.68%) CRM
23 183 (12.27%) JavaScript
24 179 (12.01%) Migration
25 177 (11.87%) Degree
26 175 (11.74%) CSS
27 167 (11.20%) Windows 10
28 161 (10.80%) MS Exchange

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
1 161 (10.80%) MS Exchange
2 72 (4.83%) Confluence
3 49 (3.29%) Skype for Business
4 41 (2.75%) IIS
5 31 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (2.01%) CMS
7 29 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 25 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
11 16 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (1.01%) Drupal
13 12 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (0.47%) WordPress
15 6 (0.40%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
16 4 (0.27%) Kentico
17 3 (0.20%) K2 blackpearl
17 3 (0.20%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 198 (13.28%) Microsoft Office
2 94 (6.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 49 (3.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 34 (2.28%) Microsoft Project
5 26 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.13%) Figma
7 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.13%) InVision
8 1 (0.067%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.067%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 150 (10.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (0.94%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 13 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 11 (0.74%) NetSuite
7 9 (0.60%) iTrent
7 9 (0.60%) Northgate Housing
8 8 (0.54%) Maximo
8 8 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.20%) Aareon QL
9 3 (0.20%) Eikon
9 3 (0.20%) Primavera
9 3 (0.20%) Tradar
10 2 (0.13%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.067%) MIS ActiveH
11 1 (0.067%) OPENHousing
11 1 (0.067%) Orchard Housing
11 1 (0.067%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.067%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 813 (54.53%) Azure
2 759 (50.91%) Office 365
3 293 (19.65%) Power Platform
4 244 (16.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 210 (14.08%) OneDrive
6 154 (10.33%) Dynamics 365
7 139 (9.32%) PaaS
8 134 (8.99%) AWS
9 122 (8.18%) PowerApps
10 86 (5.77%) SaaS
11 78 (5.23%) Power Automate
12 59 (3.96%) IaaS
13 49 (3.29%) Serverless
14 48 (3.22%) Azure Functions
15 38 (2.55%) Logic Apps
16 30 (2.01%) Yammer
17 28 (1.88%) Mimecast
18 16 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
19 11 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 10 (0.67%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 151 (10.13%) Firewall
2 138 (9.26%) DNS
3 98 (6.57%) VPN
4 85 (5.70%) DHCP
5 77 (5.16%) WAN
6 73 (4.90%) Skype
7 59 (3.96%) SAN
7 59 (3.96%) TCP/IP
8 57 (3.82%) LAN
9 52 (3.49%) VoIP
10 44 (2.95%) Intranet
11 41 (2.75%) Wi-Fi
12 39 (2.62%) VLAN
13 35 (2.35%) Wireless
14 26 (1.74%) NAS
15 20 (1.34%) WebEx
16 19 (1.27%) NetScaler
17 16 (1.07%) Remote Desktop
17 16 (1.07%) Unified Communications
18 14 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (23.07%) SQL Server
2 137 (9.19%) Power BI
3 76 (5.10%) Azure SQL Database
4 65 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (2.62%) Data Lake
8 27 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
9 20 (1.34%) NoSQL
10 19 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (1.21%) Cosmos DB
12 15 (1.01%) MySQL
13 14 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
15 12 (0.80%) MS Access
16 11 (0.74%) QlikView
17 7 (0.47%) Big Data
17 7 (0.47%) Relational Database
17 7 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 86 (5.77%) JIRA
2 85 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (3.49%) Git (software)
4 48 (3.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 31 (2.08%) Visual Studio
6 18 (1.21%) Postman
7 17 (1.14%) SoapUI
8 14 (0.94%) Bitbucket
8 14 (0.94%) Selenium
9 12 (0.80%) Fiddler
9 12 (0.80%) Subversion
10 10 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (0.54%) Jenkins
11 8 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.47%) JUnit
12 7 (0.47%) TestNG
12 7 (0.47%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.40%) NUnit
14 5 (0.34%) JMeter
15 4 (0.27%) Cucumber
General
1 256 (17.17%) Finance
2 67 (4.49%) Public Sector
3 45 (3.02%) Banking
4 41 (2.75%) Marketing
5 40 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 38 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 35 (2.35%) Law
8 27 (1.81%) Electronics
9 22 (1.48%) Back Office
10 21 (1.41%) Retail
11 18 (1.21%) French Language
12 16 (1.07%) Games
13 15 (1.01%) Legal
14 11 (0.74%) Automotive
15 10 (0.67%) Housing Association
15 10 (0.67%) Publishing
16 8 (0.54%) Social Housing
17 7 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.47%) Private Banking
18 6 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 281 (18.85%) Developer
2 271 (18.18%) Analyst
3 135 (9.05%) Architect
4 99 (6.64%) Support Engineer
5 98 (6.57%) Support Analyst
6 94 (6.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 86 (5.77%) Consultant
8 84 (5.63%) Senior Developer
9 79 (5.30%) .NET Developer
9 79 (5.30%) SharePoint Developer
10 75 (5.03%) Office 365 Engineer
11 70 (4.69%) Administrator
12 68 (4.56%) Azure Engineer
12 68 (4.56%) C# Developer
13 59 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
14 57 (3.82%) IT Support
15 54 (3.62%) 2nd Line Support
15 54 (3.62%) SQL Developer
16 50 (3.35%) Azure Developer
17 49 (3.29%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (19.65%) .NET
2 175 (11.74%) CSS
3 115 (7.71%) jQuery
4 107 (7.18%) .NET Framework
5 97 (6.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 90 (6.04%) React
7 85 (5.70%) HTML
8 84 (5.63%) Web Services
9 83 (5.57%) .NET Core
10 76 (5.10%) Entity Framework
11 71 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 60 (4.02%) ASP.NET
13 59 (3.96%) XML
14 35 (2.35%) Ajax
15 27 (1.81%) SAML
16 25 (1.68%) AngularJS
16 25 (1.68%) REST
17 22 (1.48%) RESTful
18 16 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 13 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 137 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (5.90%) Management Information System
3 61 (4.09%) N-Tier
4 47 (3.15%) Public Cloud
4 47 (3.15%) User Experience
5 46 (3.09%) Reinsurance
6 45 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (2.48%) Data Centre
8 35 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
9 31 (2.08%) Private Cloud
10 25 (1.68%) Driving Licence
11 19 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
12 16 (1.07%) Taxonomies
13 15 (1.01%) Client/Server
13 15 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
13 15 (1.01%) Replication
14 12 (0.80%) Clustering
14 12 (0.80%) Renewable Energy
14 12 (0.80%) Wiki
15 11 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 518 (34.74%) Windows
2 273 (18.31%) Windows Server
3 167 (11.20%) Windows 10
4 64 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (3.82%) Linux
7 56 (3.76%) Windows Server 2019
8 52 (3.49%) Windows Server 2016
9 31 (2.08%) Windows 7
10 22 (1.48%) Android
11 16 (1.07%) Mac OS
12 12 (0.80%) Unix
13 10 (0.67%) Apple iOS
14 8 (0.54%) VMS
15 7 (0.47%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.40%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (0.27%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.20%) Solaris
18 3 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (16.83%) DevOps
3 205 (13.75%) ITIL
4 192 (12.88%) Business Intelligence
5 189 (12.68%) CRM
6 179 (12.01%) Migration
7 150 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
8 125 (8.38%) Test Automation
9 112 (7.51%) Project Management
10 110 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
10 110 (7.38%) MVC
11 102 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 98 (6.57%) Microservices
13 95 (6.37%) Deployment Automation
13 95 (6.37%) Project Delivery
14 92 (6.17%) Mentoring
15 78 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
16 73 (4.90%) OO
17 70 (4.69%) Scrum
18 68 (4.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 464 (31.12%) SQL
2 248 (16.63%) PowerShell
3 243 (16.30%) C#
4 183 (12.27%) JavaScript
5 93 (6.24%) T-SQL
6 28 (1.88%) Python
7 18 (1.21%) VBA
8 17 (1.14%) Java
9 16 (1.07%) TypeScript
9 16 (1.07%) VB
10 9 (0.60%) C
11 7 (0.47%) VB.NET
11 7 (0.47%) VBScript
12 6 (0.40%) PHP
13 4 (0.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (0.27%) Ruby
14 3 (0.20%) C++
15 2 (0.13%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.13%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 177 (11.87%) Degree
2 112 (7.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 63 (4.23%) MCSE
5 58 (3.89%) SC Cleared
6 49 (3.29%) CCNA
6 49 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
8 25 (1.68%) MCSA
9 20 (1.34%) DV Cleared
10 16 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (0.94%) MCITP
12 12 (0.80%) A+ Certification
12 12 (0.80%) MCP
13 10 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
14 9 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (0.54%) CCNP
15 8 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (0.47%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (6.57%) SLA
2 38 (2.55%) GDPR
3 32 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (1.95%) QA
5 25 (1.68%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.80%) PMO
7 11 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
8 7 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 6 (0.40%) P3O
10 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.13%) BS25999
11 2 (0.13%) ISO 22301
11 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.067%) COBIT
12 1 (0.067%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 504 (33.80%) Active Directory
2 210 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (8.58%) Hyper-V
4 34 (2.28%) XenApp
5 26 (1.74%) vSphere
6 22 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (1.27%) Docker
8 18 (1.21%) Virtual Desktop
9 14 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (0.67%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.54%) BitLocker
11 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (0.47%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 7 (0.47%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.47%) VMware Server
13 6 (0.40%) VMware NSX
14 5 (0.34%) NFS
15 4 (0.27%) KVM
16 2 (0.13%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 214 (14.35%) Microsoft Intune
2 137 (9.19%) SCCM
3 71 (4.76%) Terraform
4 34 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
6 15 (1.01%) Kubernetes
7 12 (0.80%) Jamf Pro
8 11 (0.74%) AirWatch
9 10 (0.67%) SCOM
9 10 (0.67%) WSUS
10 9 (0.60%) Backup Exec
11 6 (0.40%) PaperCut
12 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 5 (0.34%) vCenter Server
13 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.27%) Puppet
14 3 (0.20%) Ansible
14 3 (0.20%) SCDPM
14 3 (0.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 920 (61.70%) Microsoft
2 265 (17.77%) VMware
3 118 (7.91%) Cisco
4 98 (6.57%) Citrix
5 84 (5.63%) Nintex
6 62 (4.16%) Oracle
7 54 (3.62%) Dell
8 45 (3.02%) HP
9 40 (2.68%) Veeam
10 34 (2.28%) Apple
11 33 (2.21%) SAP
12 30 (2.01%) Google
12 30 (2.01%) Sitecore
13 29 (1.95%) Databricks
13 29 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
14 27 (1.81%) Sophos
15 25 (1.68%) Meraki
16 20 (1.34%) ServiceNow
16 20 (1.34%) SolarWinds
17 18 (1.21%) Atlassian