The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 80 59
Rank change year-on-year 0 -21  
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 13 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.27% 1.90% 3.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.37% 10.50% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 34
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £22,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 204 181 207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 19.96% 18.08% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 156 149 143
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing SharePoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Essex

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint in Essex.

Salary trend for SharePoint in Essex

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Essex over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in Essex

SharePoint
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -3 7 - -
Brentwood - 2 £47,500 -
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 25 (49.02%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 23 (45.10%) .NET
4 22 (43.14%) SQL
5 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 21 (41.18%) PowerShell
6 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
7 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
7 13 (25.49%) Web Services
7 13 (25.49%) C#
7 13 (25.49%) Degree
8 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
9 11 (21.57%) Perl
9 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
9 11 (21.57%) Office 365
10 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
10 10 (19.61%) Citrix
10 10 (19.61%) HTTP
10 10 (19.61%) IIS
10 10 (19.61%) HTML
10 10 (19.61%) CRM
10 10 (19.61%) VMware
11 9 (17.65%) Finance
11 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (17.65%) Skype
12 8 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (15.69%) SDLC
12 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (19.61%) IIS
2 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.80%) Moodle
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (9.80%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (9.80%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.92%) InfoPath
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Office 365
2 6 (11.76%) OneDrive
3 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.84%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) HTTP
2 9 (17.65%) Skype
3 8 (15.69%) DNS
3 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.73%) SAN
4 7 (13.73%) VoIP
5 5 (9.80%) Firewall
5 5 (9.80%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (9.80%) SNMP
6 3 (5.88%) DHCP
6 3 (5.88%) FTP
6 3 (5.88%) HTTPS
6 3 (5.88%) ISDN
6 3 (5.88%) SMTP
7 2 (3.92%) Intranet
7 2 (3.92%) LAN
7 2 (3.92%) NAS
7 2 (3.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
1 5 (9.80%) Moq
1 5 (9.80%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (9.80%) Selenium
1 5 (9.80%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Applications Support
2 8 (15.69%) SharePoint Support
3 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) IT Manager
3 7 (13.73%) SharePoint Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Web Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Web Applications Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Web Applications Support
3 7 (13.73%) Web Support Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Business Manager
4 6 (11.76%) IT Support
5 5 (9.80%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (9.80%) IT Support Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Service Manager
5 5 (9.80%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) .NET
2 13 (25.49%) Web Services
3 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
4 10 (19.61%) HTML
5 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (9.80%) CSS
5 5 (9.80%) EDI
5 5 (9.80%) HTML5
5 5 (9.80%) HTML5 Canvas
6 4 (7.84%) JSON
6 4 (7.84%) XML
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.92%) jQuery
8 2 (3.92%) REST
8 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.96%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Learning Management System
2 5 (9.80%) VLE
3 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.84%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
3 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (13.73%) Mac OS X
5 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.80%) Linux
7 5 (9.80%) Ubuntu
7 5 (9.80%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 10 (19.61%) CRM
3 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 8 (15.69%) Network Load Balancing
3 8 (15.69%) SDLC
4 7 (13.73%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.73%) MVC
4 7 (13.73%) Performance Management
5 6 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.80%) DSDM
6 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.80%) Operations Management
6 5 (9.80%) Time Management
6 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) SQL
2 21 (41.18%) PowerShell
3 13 (25.49%) C#
4 11 (21.57%) Perl
5 7 (13.73%) Java
6 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.88%) Uniface
8 2 (3.92%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (5.88%) MCSE
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 14000
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Backup Exec
1 5 (9.80%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) Citrix
2 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco
4 5 (9.80%) Blackboard
4 5 (9.80%) Sitecore
4 5 (9.80%) Sophos
4 5 (9.80%) Tableau
4 5 (9.80%) WatchGuard
5 2 (3.92%) Sage