Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 87 98
Rank change year-on-year +57 +11 -32
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 73 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.81% 2.14% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 38.83% 16.78% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 68 21 18
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.21% -2.50%
10th Percentile £19,675 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £62,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 Kent with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 188 149 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 20.11% 12.74% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 167 139 215
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £56,250
South East median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% -

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Kent

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SharePoint in Kent

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Kent over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in Kent

SharePoint
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Kent region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
Tunbridge Wells +30 33 £55,000 +72.55% 2
Sevenoaks +1 14 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Rochester - 5 - - 1
Tonbridge +2 4 £19,500 -40.00%
Dartford -1 4 £37,500 -
Maidstone -3 1 £40,000 -
West Malling -3 1 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Chatham - 1 £45,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £20,000 -
SharePoint
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 51 (69.86%) Microsoft
2 38 (52.05%) Active Directory
3 28 (38.36%) Internet
3 28 (38.36%) Office 365
4 27 (36.99%) C#
4 27 (36.99%) SQL
4 27 (36.99%) .NET
4 27 (36.99%) Microsoft Office
5 24 (32.88%) ASP.NET
5 24 (32.88%) Finance
6 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (31.51%) T-SQL
7 22 (30.14%) CRM
7 22 (30.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 21 (28.77%) Visual Studio
9 19 (26.03%) MS Exchange
9 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (26.03%) Skype
10 18 (24.66%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (24.66%) SLA
11 17 (23.29%) WCF
11 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (21.92%) VPN
12 16 (21.92%) Adobe
12 16 (21.92%) Sage
12 16 (21.92%) Firewall
12 16 (21.92%) LAN
12 16 (21.92%) Java
13 15 (20.55%) Sage X3

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 19 (26.03%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.22%) Skype for Business
3 4 (5.48%) IIS
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (36.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (20.55%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 28 (38.36%) Office 365
2 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (19.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (17.81%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (5.48%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (5.48%) Power Platform
6 2 (2.74%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.74%) Yammer
7 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.36%) Internet
2 19 (26.03%) Skype
3 16 (21.92%) Firewall
3 16 (21.92%) LAN
3 16 (21.92%) VPN
4 12 (16.44%) VoIP
5 5 (6.85%) Intranet
6 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.48%) Telepresence
6 4 (5.48%) WAN
6 4 (5.48%) WebEx
7 2 (2.74%) DKIM
7 2 (2.74%) DMARC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.48%) Power BI
5 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.11%) OLAP
5 3 (4.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Visual Studio
2 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Aerospace
2 5 (6.85%) Electronics
2 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) Analyst
3 14 (19.18%) SQL Developer
4 13 (17.81%) .NET Developer
5 11 (15.07%) Service Analyst
5 11 (15.07%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (13.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (13.70%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (8.22%) IT Support
8 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (6.85%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) IT Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) IT Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) IT Support Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Junior
10 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Systems Developer
11 3 (4.11%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.99%) .NET
2 24 (32.88%) ASP.NET
3 17 (23.29%) WCF
4 14 (19.18%) Web Services
5 8 (10.96%) WPF
6 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (5.48%) CSS
6 4 (5.48%) HTML
7 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.74%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.37%) Replication
3 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Windows Server
3 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
3 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.48%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) CRM
2 18 (24.66%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (19.18%) Project Management
3 14 (19.18%) Service Desk Management
4 13 (17.81%) ITIL
5 12 (16.44%) ITIL V3
5 12 (16.44%) Mobile Device Management
5 12 (16.44%) PRINCE
5 12 (16.44%) PRINCE2
5 12 (16.44%) Service Design
5 12 (16.44%) Software Testing
6 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.96%) Data Security
7 8 (10.96%) Scrum
7 8 (10.96%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.85%) Energy Management
9 4 (5.48%) Migration
9 4 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.11%) MVC
10 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.99%) C#
1 27 (36.99%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) T-SQL
3 16 (21.92%) Java
4 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (2.74%) C
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) HNC
2 3 (4.11%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) MCP
3 1 (1.37%) MCSE
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.66%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (52.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (17.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (69.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.92%) Adobe
2 16 (21.92%) Sage
3 12 (16.44%) Avaya
4 7 (9.59%) SimCorp
5 4 (5.48%) Wyse
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco
6 2 (2.74%) IronPort
7 1 (1.37%) Google
7 1 (1.37%) HP
7 1 (1.37%) SAP
7 1 (1.37%) Veeam
7 1 (1.37%) VMware