Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 154 156 154
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 2,314 1,441 3,269
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.32% 2.27% 2.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.86% 15.98% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,918 1,179 2,703
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £47,500 £47,449
Median % change year-on-year +4.21% +0.11% +5.44%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £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 13,727 9,017 19,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.73% 14.19% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9,226 7,243 15,944
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,375
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +2.88% +4.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £88,950 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -14 916 £57,500 +4.55% 187
South East -3 432 £45,000 - 110
Midlands +17 299 £40,750 +0.62% 75
North of England -19 295 £40,000 - 114
West Midlands +18 199 £42,500 +0.59% 48
North West -13 167 £42,500 -5.56% 67
South West -50 157 £36,500 -18.89% 38
East of England -4 147 £40,000 -5.88% 52
Yorkshire -43 105 £35,000 -12.50% 37
East Midlands +10 99 £39,905 +6.41% 27
North East -17 23 £45,000 +20.00% 10
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1,521 (65.73%) Microsoft
2 1,341 (57.95%) Microsoft 365
3 1,206 (52.12%) Azure
4 836 (36.13%) Windows
5 802 (34.66%) Active Directory
6 597 (25.80%) Social Skills
7 589 (25.45%) SQL
8 529 (22.86%) Power Platform
9 451 (19.49%) SQL Server
10 440 (19.01%) Windows Server
11 431 (18.63%) Microsoft Office
12 412 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
13 409 (17.68%) Azure Active Directory
14 397 (17.16%) PowerShell
15 384 (16.59%) VMware
16 372 (16.08%) Finance
17 354 (15.30%) Windows 10
18 350 (15.13%) OneDrive
19 340 (14.69%) Microsoft Intune
20 325 (14.04%) .NET
21 313 (13.53%) ITIL
22 312 (13.48%) Power BI
23 308 (13.31%) PowerApps
24 301 (13.01%) C#
25 297 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
26 295 (12.75%) Migration
27 293 (12.66%) JavaScript
27 293 (12.66%) DevOps
28 269 (11.62%) Degree
29 268 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 193 (8.34%) MS Exchange
2 86 (3.72%) IIS
3 69 (2.98%) Confluence
4 52 (2.25%) CMS
5 48 (2.07%) Skype for Business
6 47 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 44 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 28 (1.21%) Documentum
8 28 (1.21%) WordPress
9 27 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (0.91%) Apache
11 19 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
13 16 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.43%) Umbraco
16 9 (0.39%) SAS
17 8 (0.35%) Tomcat
18 7 (0.30%) WebLogic
19 6 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 431 (18.63%) Microsoft Office
2 177 (7.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 78 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 48 (2.07%) MS Visio
5 42 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
6 22 (0.95%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.22%) Windchill
9 3 (0.13%) EngageOne
9 3 (0.13%) InDesign
9 3 (0.13%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.086%) InVision
10 2 (0.086%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.043%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.043%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.043%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.043%) Mingle
11 1 (0.043%) Sketch
11 1 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 184 (7.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (0.82%) SAP HR
3 17 (0.73%) IBM Planning Analytics
4 16 (0.69%) TrackWise
5 15 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (0.48%) NetSuite
6 11 (0.48%) Sage 200
7 9 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
8 8 (0.35%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 6 (0.26%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (0.22%) Sentinel
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
12 3 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1,341 (57.95%) Microsoft 365
2 1,206 (52.12%) Azure
3 529 (22.86%) Power Platform
4 409 (17.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 350 (15.13%) OneDrive
6 308 (13.31%) PowerApps
7 241 (10.41%) Power Automate
8 212 (9.16%) Dynamics 365
9 180 (7.78%) AWS
10 166 (7.17%) PaaS
11 161 (6.96%) SaaS
12 110 (4.75%) IaaS
13 70 (3.03%) Mimecast
14 67 (2.90%) Azure Logic Apps
15 57 (2.46%) Azure Service Bus
16 54 (2.33%) Azure Storage
17 51 (2.20%) Yammer
18 50 (2.16%) Serverless
19 47 (2.03%) Azure Key Vault
20 45 (1.94%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 241 (10.41%) Firewall
2 236 (10.20%) DNS
3 192 (8.30%) DHCP
4 132 (5.70%) WAN
5 130 (5.62%) TCP/IP
6 120 (5.19%) VPN
7 117 (5.06%) LAN
8 81 (3.50%) SAN
8 81 (3.50%) Skype
9 64 (2.77%) Intranet
10 63 (2.72%) VLAN
11 60 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
12 59 (2.55%) VoIP
13 47 (2.03%) Wireless
14 36 (1.56%) Internet
14 36 (1.56%) Unified Communications
15 33 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
16 30 (1.30%) MPLS
17 28 (1.21%) NAS
18 26 (1.12%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 312 (13.48%) Power BI
3 114 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 109 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (1.86%) Tableau
7 42 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 39 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
8 39 (1.69%) MySQL
9 36 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
10 22 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (0.82%) Relational Database
12 18 (0.78%) Oracle Database
13 17 (0.73%) Data Mining
13 17 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 17 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
14 16 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (0.65%) Data Lake
16 14 (0.61%) Big Data
16 14 (0.61%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 106 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 104 (4.49%) JIRA
3 77 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 64 (2.77%) Visual Studio Team System
5 35 (1.51%) Git (software)
6 14 (0.61%) Selenium
7 12 (0.52%) Cucumber
7 12 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 11 (0.48%) Postman
8 11 (0.48%) SoapUI
9 9 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 9 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (0.35%) eggPlant
10 8 (0.35%) JMeter
10 8 (0.35%) LoadRunner
10 8 (0.35%) REST Assured
10 8 (0.35%) The Grinder
11 4 (0.17%) TestComplete
11 4 (0.17%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 3 (0.13%) Fiddler
General
1 597 (25.80%) Social Skills
2 372 (16.08%) Finance
3 193 (8.34%) Analytical Skills
4 95 (4.11%) Marketing
5 90 (3.89%) Public Sector
6 81 (3.50%) Law
7 76 (3.28%) Retail
8 68 (2.94%) Legal
9 63 (2.72%) Organisational Skills
10 62 (2.68%) Manufacturing
11 59 (2.55%) Banking
12 55 (2.38%) Presentation Skills
13 44 (1.90%) Documentation Skills
14 43 (1.86%) Telecoms
15 39 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
16 21 (0.91%) Automotive
16 21 (0.91%) French Language
17 20 (0.86%) Electronics
18 19 (0.82%) Influencing Skills
19 18 (0.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 382 (16.51%) Developer
2 311 (13.44%) Analyst
3 210 (9.08%) Consultant
4 176 (7.61%) Support Engineer
5 150 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 145 (6.27%) IT Support
7 139 (6.01%) Architect
8 125 (5.40%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
9 123 (5.32%) Support Analyst
10 115 (4.97%) SharePoint Developer
11 114 (4.93%) C# Developer
12 109 (4.71%) IT Engineer
13 101 (4.36%) Administrator
14 98 (4.24%) .NET Developer
15 92 (3.98%) Azure Engineer
16 79 (3.41%) IT Manager
17 74 (3.20%) Project Manager
18 73 (3.15%) Applications Support
19 71 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
20 67 (2.90%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (14.04%) .NET
2 204 (8.82%) CSS
3 166 (7.17%) HTML
4 149 (6.44%) jQuery
5 146 (6.31%) React
6 130 (5.62%) Web Services
7 112 (4.84%) .NET Framework
8 96 (4.15%) ASP.NET
9 82 (3.54%) .NET Core
9 82 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 76 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 74 (3.20%) Entity Framework
12 48 (2.07%) REST
13 47 (2.03%) XML
14 40 (1.73%) AngularJS
15 34 (1.47%) SAML
16 27 (1.17%) HTML5
17 25 (1.08%) WCF
18 24 (1.04%) OAuth
19 22 (0.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 144 (6.22%) Management Information System
2 131 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 70 (3.03%) User Experience
4 66 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
5 64 (2.77%) Driving Licence
6 59 (2.55%) Public Cloud
7 58 (2.51%) N-Tier
8 36 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 35 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (1.51%) Life Science
10 31 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
11 28 (1.21%) Cloud Native
11 28 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
12 23 (0.99%) Legacy Systems
13 22 (0.95%) iPhone
13 22 (0.95%) Reinsurance
13 22 (0.95%) Social Media
14 19 (0.82%) Client/Server
14 19 (0.82%) Clustering
14 19 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 836 (36.13%) Windows
2 440 (19.01%) Windows Server
3 354 (15.30%) Windows 10
4 132 (5.70%) Windows Server 2016
5 129 (5.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 122 (5.27%) Linux
6 122 (5.27%) Windows Server 2019
7 91 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 84 (3.63%) Android
9 64 (2.77%) Apple iOS
10 36 (1.56%) Mac OS
11 28 (1.21%) Windows 7
12 19 (0.82%) VMS
12 19 (0.82%) Windows XP
13 15 (0.65%) CentOS
14 11 (0.48%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.48%) SUSE
15 8 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.35%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (13.53%) ITIL
3 297 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
4 295 (12.75%) Migration
5 293 (12.66%) DevOps
6 256 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
7 250 (10.80%) CRM
8 240 (10.37%) Project Management
9 215 (9.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 208 (8.99%) Project Delivery
11 165 (7.13%) Service Delivery
12 134 (5.79%) Change Management
13 129 (5.57%) Mentoring
14 125 (5.40%) MVC
15 124 (5.36%) ERP
16 117 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
17 111 (4.80%) Presales
18 104 (4.49%) Microservices
18 104 (4.49%) Test Automation
19 98 (4.24%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 589 (25.45%) SQL
2 397 (17.16%) PowerShell
3 301 (13.01%) C#
4 293 (12.66%) JavaScript
5 116 (5.01%) T-SQL
6 69 (2.98%) Python
7 57 (2.46%) VBA
8 54 (2.33%) TypeScript
9 49 (2.12%) Java
10 36 (1.56%) C
11 35 (1.51%) VB.NET
12 28 (1.21%) VBScript
13 24 (1.04%) VB
14 21 (0.91%) Perl
14 21 (0.91%) PHP
15 19 (0.82%) Bash Shell
16 10 (0.43%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 5 (0.22%) Korn
19 3 (0.13%) DataFlex
Qualifications
1 269 (11.62%) Degree
2 186 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (3.63%) Security Cleared
4 83 (3.59%) MCSE
5 66 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (2.68%) CCNA
7 57 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
8 55 (2.38%) SC Cleared
9 39 (1.69%) MCSA
10 32 (1.38%) PMI Certification
11 28 (1.21%) PMP
12 25 (1.08%) MCP
13 22 (0.95%) CIPD
14 21 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (0.69%) DV Cleared
15 16 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 14 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 14 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
17 13 (0.56%) ISTQB
17 13 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.75%) SLA
2 71 (3.07%) GDPR
3 53 (2.29%) PMO
4 45 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (1.82%) QA
6 39 (1.69%) Data Quality
7 23 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
8 17 (0.73%) Accessibility
9 16 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 14 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 9 (0.39%) GRC
12 8 (0.35%) NIST
13 7 (0.30%) ISO 9001
14 6 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 6 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 6 (0.26%) PCI DSS
15 5 (0.22%) ISO 13485
16 4 (0.17%) GxP
17 3 (0.13%) COSO
17 3 (0.13%) NIST 800
System Software
1 802 (34.66%) Active Directory
2 268 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 236 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 59 (2.55%) vSphere
5 38 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
6 35 (1.51%) Virtual Desktop
7 30 (1.30%) XenApp
7 30 (1.30%) XenDesktop
8 27 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (0.69%) BitLocker
9 16 (0.69%) Terminal Services
9 16 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
10 13 (0.56%) VMware Server
11 10 (0.43%) VMware NSX
12 9 (0.39%) Docker
12 9 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.086%) NFS
Systems Management
1 340 (14.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 208 (8.99%) SCCM
3 69 (2.98%) Terraform
4 64 (2.77%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 52 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
6 49 (2.12%) Single Sign-On
7 35 (1.51%) SCOM
8 33 (1.43%) Jamf Pro
9 27 (1.17%) WSUS
10 25 (1.08%) Kubernetes
11 24 (1.04%) AirWatch
12 14 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (0.39%) FortiGate
13 9 (0.39%) vCenter Server
14 7 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
15 6 (0.26%) Nagios
15 6 (0.26%) NetBackup
15 6 (0.26%) SCVMM
16 5 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
16 5 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1,521 (65.73%) Microsoft
2 384 (16.59%) VMware
3 147 (6.35%) Cisco
4 140 (6.05%) Citrix
5 95 (4.11%) Oracle
6 90 (3.89%) SAP
7 89 (3.85%) Nintex
8 74 (3.20%) Veeam
9 68 (2.94%) Sophos
10 56 (2.42%) Apple
11 55 (2.38%) HP
12 54 (2.33%) ServiceNow
13 52 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
14 42 (1.82%) Dell
15 40 (1.73%) Meraki
16 39 (1.69%) NetApp
17 36 (1.56%) Sage
18 35 (1.51%) IBM
19 34 (1.47%) Google
20 27 (1.17%) Sitecore