Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > North of England
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 160 148
Rank change year-on-year +27 -12 +5
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 233 462 523
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.24% 2.34% 2.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.02% 17.87% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 205 374 476
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.96% -1.29%
10th Percentile £29,200 £26,250 £23,766
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,625 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 the North of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,293 2,585 3,671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 12.45% 13.11% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1,917 2,972
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the North of England

SharePoint
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in the North of England.

Salary trend for SharePoint in the North of England

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in the North of England over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in the North of England

SharePoint
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the North of England region over the 6 months to 13 July 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
North West +57 135 £44,000 +8.64% 17
Yorkshire +27 82 £40,000 +14.29% 14
North East -16 16 £33,000 -8.84% 7
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 North of England region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 147 (63.09%) Microsoft
2 104 (44.64%) Windows
2 104 (44.64%) Azure
3 101 (43.35%) Office 365
4 95 (40.77%) Active Directory
5 70 (30.04%) SQL Server
6 68 (29.18%) ITIL
7 67 (28.76%) Windows Server
8 58 (24.89%) Problem-Solving
9 50 (21.46%) SQL
10 49 (21.03%) Microsoft Office
11 47 (20.17%) PowerShell
12 43 (18.45%) IIS
12 43 (18.45%) VMware
13 42 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 40 (17.17%) Dynamics 365
15 39 (16.74%) Finance
16 36 (15.45%) MS Exchange
16 36 (15.45%) Hyper-V
17 35 (15.02%) VMware Infrastructure
18 34 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
19 33 (14.16%) CRM
20 31 (13.30%) Cloud Computing
20 31 (13.30%) Power Platform
21 30 (12.88%) AWS
21 30 (12.88%) Power BI
22 29 (12.45%) DNS
23 28 (12.02%) .NET
23 28 (12.02%) Citrix
23 28 (12.02%) Release Management

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 43 (18.45%) IIS
2 36 (15.45%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.30%) Skype for Business
4 12 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (3.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (3.00%) CMS
7 6 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.58%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.43%) Confluence
9 1 (0.43%) OnBase
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 49 (21.03%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (6.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 24 (10.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.58%) Carpe Diem
2 6 (2.58%) Elite 3E
3 4 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.29%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 104 (44.64%) Azure
2 101 (43.35%) Office 365
3 40 (17.17%) Dynamics 365
4 31 (13.30%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (13.30%) Power Platform
5 30 (12.88%) AWS
6 18 (7.73%) OneDrive
7 14 (6.01%) IaaS
8 13 (5.58%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (3.86%) SaaS
10 7 (3.00%) PowerApps
11 6 (2.58%) GCP
11 6 (2.58%) IBM Cloud
11 6 (2.58%) PaaS
11 6 (2.58%) Slack
12 5 (2.15%) Power Automate
12 5 (2.15%) Yammer
13 2 (0.86%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.86%) Trello
14 1 (0.43%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.45%) DNS
2 26 (11.16%) Internet
3 21 (9.01%) DHCP
4 18 (7.73%) SAN
5 17 (7.30%) LAN
6 16 (6.87%) WAN
7 14 (6.01%) Skype
7 14 (6.01%) TCP/IP
7 14 (6.01%) VPN
8 11 (4.72%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (3.43%) Firewall
11 6 (2.58%) NetScaler
12 5 (2.15%) VoIP
13 4 (1.72%) SSL
13 4 (1.72%) tcpdump
13 4 (1.72%) Wireshark
14 3 (1.29%) Broadband
14 3 (1.29%) Reverse Proxy
14 3 (1.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (30.04%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.88%) Power BI
3 16 (6.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (5.58%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (5.15%) MySQL
6 8 (3.43%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.58%) Big Data
8 6 (2.58%) GIS
8 6 (2.58%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.15%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.86%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.86%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.86%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (6.87%) JIRA
3 13 (5.58%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.43%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (1.72%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.29%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.43%) Postman
7 1 (0.43%) REST Assured
7 1 (0.43%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.43%) Toad
General
1 39 (16.74%) Finance
2 23 (9.87%) Legal
3 11 (4.72%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.86%) Back Office
5 7 (3.00%) Law
6 6 (2.58%) Marketing
7 4 (1.72%) Banking
8 3 (1.29%) Games
8 3 (1.29%) Local Government
8 3 (1.29%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.86%) Billing
9 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) German Language
10 1 (0.43%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Retail
10 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (16.31%) Analyst
3 26 (11.16%) Developer
4 20 (8.58%) Support Analyst
5 18 (7.73%) Applications Support
6 17 (7.30%) SharePoint Engineer
7 15 (6.44%) Microsoft Engineer
7 15 (6.44%) Technical Engineer
8 12 (5.15%) Administrator
8 12 (5.15%) Operations Engineer
8 12 (5.15%) Technical Operations Engineer
9 11 (4.72%) Server Engineer
10 10 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (4.29%) Exchange Engineer
10 10 (4.29%) Office 365 Engineer
10 10 (4.29%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) Azure Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) Consultant
11 9 (3.86%) IT Support
11 9 (3.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.02%) .NET
2 17 (7.30%) Web Services
3 15 (6.44%) CSS
3 15 (6.44%) HTML
4 11 (4.72%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.29%) jQuery
6 7 (3.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (3.00%) LDAP
7 6 (2.58%) ODBC
7 6 (2.58%) REST
8 2 (0.86%) .NET Core
8 2 (0.86%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.86%) LINQ
8 2 (0.86%) SAML
8 2 (0.86%) WinForms
8 2 (0.86%) XML
9 1 (0.43%) Middleware
9 1 (0.43%) Spring
9 1 (0.43%) Vue.js
9 1 (0.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.44%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (6.01%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.29%) User Experience
6 7 (3.00%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.15%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.15%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.72%) Replication
9 3 (1.29%) PKI
10 2 (0.86%) Clustering
10 2 (0.86%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.43%) Blog
11 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 104 (44.64%) Windows
2 67 (28.76%) Windows Server
3 26 (11.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (10.73%) Windows 10
5 17 (7.30%) Windows 7
6 13 (5.58%) Unix
7 11 (4.72%) Linux
7 11 (4.72%) Windows Server 2019
8 10 (4.29%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.86%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.43%) HPUX
11 1 (0.43%) MVS
11 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (29.18%) ITIL
2 58 (24.89%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 34 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (14.16%) CRM
6 28 (12.02%) Release Management
7 27 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (11.59%) DevOps
8 25 (10.73%) ITIL V3
9 22 (9.44%) Computer Science
10 21 (9.01%) Tech Ops
11 20 (8.58%) Cybersecurity
12 19 (8.15%) Migration
13 18 (7.73%) Proactive Monitoring
14 17 (7.30%) Change Management
14 17 (7.30%) Practice Management
15 16 (6.87%) Service Management
15 16 (6.87%) Workflow
16 14 (6.01%) Service Design
17 13 (5.58%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 50 (21.46%) SQL
2 47 (20.17%) PowerShell
3 21 (9.01%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.15%) C#
5 9 (3.86%) Python
5 9 (3.86%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.00%) Java
7 4 (1.72%) C
7 4 (1.72%) X++
8 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.86%) Ruby
8 2 (0.86%) VB
9 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.43%) VBA
9 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (11.59%) Degree
2 22 (9.44%) MCP
3 16 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (4.29%) MCSE
4 10 (4.29%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (3.43%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.86%) MCITP
7 2 (0.86%) MCSA
7 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.43%) CCNA
8 1 (0.43%) CISA
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.43%) CISM
8 1 (0.43%) CISSP
8 1 (0.43%) CRISC
8 1 (0.43%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.43%) HNC
8 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.30%) GDPR
2 15 (6.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.86%) SLA
4 5 (2.15%) PMO
5 3 (1.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.29%) NIST
6 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 95 (40.77%) Active Directory
2 36 (15.45%) Hyper-V
3 35 (15.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.29%) Docker
5 10 (4.29%) XenApp
6 8 (3.43%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (3.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.72%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 4 (1.72%) Firmware
9 3 (1.29%) vSphere
10 2 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.86%) vCloud
10 2 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.86%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.86%) Xen
11 1 (0.43%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (6.87%) SCCM
2 8 (3.43%) Grafana
2 8 (3.43%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.58%) Ansible
3 6 (2.58%) Kibana
3 6 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.58%) Puppet
3 6 (2.58%) Terraform
4 4 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.72%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.29%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.86%) DameWare
6 2 (0.86%) MobiControl
6 2 (0.86%) Nagios
6 2 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.86%) OpenView
6 2 (0.86%) OVSD
6 2 (0.86%) WSUS
6 2 (0.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 147 (63.09%) Microsoft
2 43 (18.45%) VMware
3 28 (12.02%) Citrix
4 10 (4.29%) SAP
5 9 (3.86%) Oracle
6 8 (3.43%) Cisco
6 8 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.58%) iManage
7 6 (2.58%) Intapp
7 6 (2.58%) SaltStack
8 5 (2.15%) Hitachi
8 5 (2.15%) Nintex
8 5 (2.15%) Veeam
9 4 (1.72%) Reuters
10 3 (1.29%) Adobe
10 3 (1.29%) HP
10 3 (1.29%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.29%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.29%) Symantec
10 3 (1.29%) Wonderware