Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 151 142 137
Rank change year-on-year -9 -5 -12
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 2,697 3,426 4,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.31% 2.44% 2.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.89% 15.23% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,231 2,742 3,351
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 16,974 22,502 27,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.54% 16.05% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13,694 18,097 22,857
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,020 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -16 1,137 £52,500 +5.00% 134
South East +11 527 £43,500 +2.35% 118
North of England -30 337 £39,250 +1.29% 122
Midlands +11 306 £45,100 +12.75% 67
South West +25 245 £42,500 +16.44% 52
North West +11 195 £35,000 -11.39% 70
West Midlands -34 164 £47,500 +18.75% 38
East Midlands +42 142 £45,000 +12.50% 28
East of England +3 138 £39,159 -7.86% 42
Yorkshire -9 118 £45,000 +19.00% 41
North East -41 24 £42,500 +13.33% 11
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 1,694 (62.81%) Microsoft
2 1,329 (49.28%) Office 365
3 1,042 (38.64%) Windows
4 1,041 (38.60%) Azure
5 971 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 667 (24.73%) SQL Server
7 646 (23.95%) SQL
8 547 (20.28%) Windows Server
9 486 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
10 480 (17.80%) .NET
11 472 (17.50%) Finance
12 467 (17.32%) PowerShell
13 455 (16.87%) Microsoft Office
14 448 (16.61%) VMware
15 415 (15.39%) C#
16 413 (15.31%) ITIL
17 377 (13.98%) Windows 10
18 360 (13.35%) Power Platform
19 359 (13.31%) SCCM
20 340 (12.61%) JavaScript
21 326 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
22 321 (11.90%) CRM
23 314 (11.64%) Migration
24 308 (11.42%) Problem-Solving
25 303 (11.23%) Microsoft Certification
26 290 (10.75%) Hyper-V
27 287 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
27 287 (10.64%) OneDrive
28 285 (10.57%) DNS
29 261 (9.68%) Project Management

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
1 255 (9.45%) MS Exchange
2 224 (8.31%) Skype for Business
3 145 (5.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 129 (4.78%) IIS
5 81 (3.00%) Confluence
5 81 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 70 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 64 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
7 64 (2.37%) CMS
8 56 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 35 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
10 31 (1.15%) WordPress
11 27 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 25 (0.93%) Drupal
13 19 (0.70%) Apache
13 19 (0.70%) Umbraco
14 15 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.44%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.22%) IBM Notes
17 5 (0.19%) nginx
Applications
1 455 (16.87%) Microsoft Office
2 204 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 108 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 67 (2.48%) Microsoft Project
5 66 (2.45%) MS Visio
6 29 (1.08%) InfoPath
7 20 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (0.56%) Photoshop
9 14 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (0.37%) ProjectWise
11 9 (0.33%) Acrobat
11 9 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (0.22%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
13 4 (0.15%) InDesign
14 3 (0.11%) Camtasia
15 1 (0.037%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 210 (7.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (0.78%) NetSuite
4 18 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 14 (0.52%) SAP BPC
6 12 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.30%) Primavera
7 8 (0.30%) Temenos T24
8 7 (0.26%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.22%) Magento
10 5 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 4 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (0.11%) Markit EDM
12 3 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
12 3 (0.11%) SAP CRM
12 3 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
12 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
13 2 (0.074%) Elite 3E
13 2 (0.074%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 1,329 (49.28%) Office 365
2 1,041 (38.60%) Azure
3 360 (13.35%) Power Platform
4 287 (10.64%) OneDrive
5 234 (8.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 193 (7.16%) Dynamics 365
7 181 (6.71%) AWS
8 176 (6.53%) PowerApps
9 80 (2.97%) Microsoft Flow
10 70 (2.60%) SaaS
11 57 (2.11%) Yammer
12 53 (1.97%) IaaS
13 50 (1.85%) PaaS
14 41 (1.52%) ShareGate
15 36 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
16 25 (0.93%) Mimecast
17 24 (0.89%) GitHub
18 21 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
19 20 (0.74%) Azure Stack
19 20 (0.74%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 285 (10.57%) DNS
2 243 (9.01%) Skype
3 230 (8.53%) DHCP
4 221 (8.19%) Firewall
5 170 (6.30%) WAN
6 162 (6.01%) LAN
7 148 (5.49%) Intranet
8 137 (5.08%) SAN
9 136 (5.04%) TCP/IP
10 127 (4.71%) VPN
11 92 (3.41%) Internet
12 76 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
13 74 (2.74%) VoIP
14 58 (2.15%) Wireless
15 54 (2.00%) NetScaler
16 53 (1.97%) VLAN
17 45 (1.67%) NAS
18 32 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
18 32 (1.19%) Remote Desktop
19 29 (1.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 667 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 211 (7.82%) Power BI
3 150 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 141 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 83 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 74 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 51 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 41 (1.52%) MySQL
9 40 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 34 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
11 33 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
12 25 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
13 24 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 18 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
15 16 (0.59%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.56%) Hadoop
17 14 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
17 14 (0.52%) OLAP
18 13 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 183 (6.79%) JIRA
2 151 (5.60%) Visual Studio
3 105 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 80 (2.97%) Git (software)
5 54 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 40 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 30 (1.11%) Selenium
8 22 (0.82%) Jenkins
9 18 (0.67%) Bitbucket
10 17 (0.63%) Zephyr
11 15 (0.56%) MSI
12 11 (0.41%) Chocolatey
12 11 (0.41%) Grunt
12 11 (0.41%) SoapUI
13 10 (0.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 9 (0.33%) TestRail
14 9 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 8 (0.30%) gulp
15 8 (0.30%) JUnit
15 8 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 472 (17.50%) Finance
2 131 (4.86%) Public Sector
3 116 (4.30%) Retail
4 101 (3.74%) Legal
5 69 (2.56%) Marketing
6 63 (2.34%) Law
7 60 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 56 (2.08%) Back Office
9 49 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 48 (1.78%) Banking
11 28 (1.04%) Local Government
12 23 (0.85%) Billing
13 21 (0.78%) Electronics
14 14 (0.52%) Advertising
14 14 (0.52%) Automotive
14 14 (0.52%) Multimedia
14 14 (0.52%) Publishing
15 13 (0.48%) Fire and Rescue
15 13 (0.48%) Housing Association
16 12 (0.44%) Police
Job Titles
1 462 (17.13%) Developer
2 404 (14.98%) Analyst
3 245 (9.08%) Architect
4 223 (8.27%) Consultant
5 201 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 182 (6.75%) Support Engineer
7 156 (5.78%) SharePoint Developer
8 143 (5.30%) Support Analyst
9 140 (5.19%) Administrator
10 127 (4.71%) IT Support
11 107 (3.97%) Applications Support
12 106 (3.93%) IT Engineer
13 90 (3.34%) 2nd Line Support
13 90 (3.34%) SharePoint Analyst
14 87 (3.23%) C# Developer
15 82 (3.04%) Solutions Architect
16 71 (2.63%) Project Manager
17 70 (2.60%) SharePoint Administrator
17 70 (2.60%) Technical Architect
18 67 (2.48%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 480 (17.80%) .NET
2 256 (9.49%) HTML
3 236 (8.75%) CSS
4 162 (6.01%) ASP.NET
5 121 (4.49%) .NET Framework
6 108 (4.00%) jQuery
7 102 (3.78%) Web Services
8 74 (2.74%) Entity Framework
9 73 (2.71%) AngularJS
9 73 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 64 (2.37%) React
11 63 (2.34%) REST
12 62 (2.30%) XML
13 59 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 57 (2.11%) HTML5
15 42 (1.56%) JSON
16 33 (1.22%) Middleware
17 32 (1.19%) Sass
17 32 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (1.04%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 225 (8.34%) Management Information System
2 208 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
3 200 (7.42%) Data Centre
4 80 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
5 75 (2.78%) User Experience
6 44 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
7 42 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 39 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 37 (1.37%) Driving Licence
10 35 (1.30%) Clustering
11 31 (1.15%) Hedge funds
12 29 (1.08%) Mobile App
13 28 (1.04%) PKI
14 27 (1.00%) Fat Client
14 27 (1.00%) Smartphone
14 27 (1.00%) Thin Client
15 26 (0.96%) iPad
16 25 (0.93%) Replication
17 24 (0.89%) Client/Server
18 22 (0.82%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,042 (38.64%) Windows
2 547 (20.28%) Windows Server
3 377 (13.98%) Windows 10
4 170 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 148 (5.49%) Linux
5 148 (5.49%) Windows 7
6 107 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (2.11%) Windows 8
8 45 (1.67%) Apple iOS
9 42 (1.56%) Mac OS
10 41 (1.52%) Mac OS X
11 36 (1.33%) Android
12 31 (1.15%) Unix
12 31 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (0.74%) CentOS
14 17 (0.63%) AIX
15 8 (0.30%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.11%) Solaris
17 3 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
2 413 (15.31%) ITIL
3 321 (11.90%) CRM
4 314 (11.64%) Migration
5 308 (11.42%) Problem-Solving
6 287 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 261 (9.68%) Project Management
8 238 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 204 (7.56%) Project Delivery
10 193 (7.16%) DevOps
11 172 (6.38%) PRINCE2
12 151 (5.60%) Change Management
13 149 (5.52%) Service Management
14 148 (5.49%) MVC
15 143 (5.30%) Presales
16 134 (4.97%) Mentoring
17 125 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
18 113 (4.19%) Workflow
19 102 (3.78%) Service Delivery
20 100 (3.71%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 646 (23.95%) SQL
2 467 (17.32%) PowerShell
3 415 (15.39%) C#
4 340 (12.61%) JavaScript
5 105 (3.89%) T-SQL
6 61 (2.26%) Java
7 60 (2.22%) C
8 57 (2.11%) VB.NET
9 54 (2.00%) Python
10 52 (1.93%) VB
11 51 (1.89%) PHP
12 34 (1.26%) VBA
13 28 (1.04%) Bash Shell
13 28 (1.04%) TypeScript
14 27 (1.00%) VBScript
15 19 (0.70%) PL/SQL
16 15 (0.56%) Shell Script
17 12 (0.44%) C++
18 7 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 6 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 303 (11.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 176 (6.53%) MCSE
3 156 (5.78%) Degree
4 107 (3.97%) Security Cleared
5 104 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
6 97 (3.60%) MCSA
7 92 (3.41%) CCNA
8 63 (2.34%) SC Cleared
9 46 (1.71%) MCP
10 38 (1.41%) DV Cleared
11 24 (0.89%) DBS Check
12 21 (0.78%) CCNP
12 21 (0.78%) MCITP
13 20 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
13 20 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 19 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
14 19 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 17 (0.63%) CCA
16 16 (0.59%) CISSP
16 16 (0.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (6.38%) SLA
2 80 (2.97%) PMO
3 63 (2.34%) QA
4 52 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (1.08%) GDPR
6 21 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials
7 19 (0.70%) Data Quality
8 18 (0.67%) NIST
9 16 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 10 (0.37%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.26%) HL7
11 7 (0.26%) P3O
12 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
13 5 (0.19%) ISO 14001
14 4 (0.15%) GxP
14 4 (0.15%) NIST 800
15 3 (0.11%) COBIT
15 3 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 2 (0.074%) MiFID
17 1 (0.037%) GAMP
System Software
1 971 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 326 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 290 (10.75%) Hyper-V
4 95 (3.52%) XenApp
5 87 (3.23%) vSphere
6 66 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
7 42 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 41 (1.52%) XenDesktop
9 35 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
11 17 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
12 16 (0.59%) Docker
13 14 (0.52%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 8 (0.30%) BitLocker
15 8 (0.30%) VMware Server
16 7 (0.26%) Firmware
16 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
17 6 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 359 (13.31%) SCCM
2 191 (7.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 100 (3.71%) SCOM
4 82 (3.04%) WSUS
5 30 (1.11%) Kubernetes
5 30 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 25 (0.93%) SCOrch
6 25 (0.93%) vCenter Server
7 24 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
8 23 (0.85%) PowerCLI
9 19 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
10 18 (0.67%) AirWatch
10 18 (0.67%) Backup Exec
10 18 (0.67%) Terraform
11 16 (0.59%) Puppet
12 15 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
13 14 (0.52%) SCVMM
14 13 (0.48%) Jamf Pro
14 13 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 12 (0.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1,694 (62.81%) Microsoft
2 448 (16.61%) VMware
3 236 (8.75%) Cisco
4 217 (8.05%) Citrix
5 129 (4.78%) Oracle
6 105 (3.89%) SAP
7 94 (3.49%) HP
8 90 (3.34%) Apple
9 64 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
10 62 (2.30%) Meraki
11 55 (2.04%) Dell
12 52 (1.93%) Veeam
13 49 (1.82%) Nintex
14 48 (1.78%) NetApp
15 47 (1.74%) ServiceNow
16 42 (1.56%) Adobe
17 36 (1.33%) Atlassian
18 30 (1.11%) Remedy
19 29 (1.08%) SolarWinds
20 28 (1.04%) JD Edwards