Period
to 26 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 94 123
Rank change year-on-year -18 +29 -64
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 118 165 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.25% 2.87% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.69% 17.59% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 64 129 49
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £31,787 £30,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,750 £53,250 £51,250
UK median annual salary £46,875 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 803 938 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.30% 16.30% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 520 644 459
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +1.73%
10th Percentile £28,932 £30,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £71,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Scotland

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SharePoint in Scotland

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Scotland over the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in Scotland

SharePoint
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Edinburgh -3 54 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Glasgow -7 45 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Stirling - 6 £34,000 -
South Ayrshire - 4 £50,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £47,000 -
North Lanarkshire -2 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Aberdeen -9 1 - - 2
Dundee - 1 £27,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £52,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £34,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 62 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 57 (48.31%) Office 365
3 41 (34.75%) .NET
4 37 (31.36%) SQL Server
5 34 (28.81%) SQL
6 29 (24.58%) C#
7 28 (23.73%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (23.73%) Finance
8 27 (22.88%) PowerShell
9 25 (21.19%) Windows
10 24 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (19.49%) ITIL
11 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
12 20 (16.95%) CRM
13 19 (16.10%) Power Platform
14 18 (15.25%) Power BI
14 18 (15.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
15 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
16 16 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (12.71%) Oracle
17 15 (12.71%) Windows Server
18 14 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
18 14 (11.86%) HTML
18 14 (11.86%) CSS
18 14 (11.86%) Banking
18 14 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
19 13 (11.02%) T-SQL
19 13 (11.02%) ASP.NET

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 18 (15.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (7.63%) Skype for Business
3 5 (4.24%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.39%) Documentum
4 4 (3.39%) FileNet
4 4 (3.39%) OnBase
4 4 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.54%) Confluence
5 3 (2.54%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (1.69%) Appian
6 2 (1.69%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.69%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.85%) CMS
7 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.24%) InfoPath
4 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.85%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.85%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.85%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 14 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 57 (48.31%) Office 365
2 19 (16.10%) Power Platform
3 16 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.39%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.54%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.85%) PaaS
7 1 (0.85%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) DHCP
1 10 (8.47%) DNS
2 7 (5.93%) Firewall
2 7 (5.93%) VLAN
3 6 (5.08%) Intranet
4 5 (4.24%) VPN
4 5 (4.24%) Wireless
5 4 (3.39%) Skype
5 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.54%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.54%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (2.54%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.69%) LAN
7 2 (1.69%) WAN
8 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.36%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.25%) Power BI
3 14 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (4.24%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.69%) MS Access
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.93%) JIRA
3 6 (5.08%) Hudson
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.69%) Selenium
6 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (23.73%) Finance
2 14 (11.86%) Banking
3 7 (5.93%) Retail
4 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) German Language
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (23.73%) Analyst
2 24 (20.34%) Developer
3 9 (7.63%) Technical Specialist
4 8 (6.78%) Administrator
4 8 (6.78%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (6.78%) Support Analyst
4 8 (6.78%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (5.93%) Applications Support
5 7 (5.93%) Architect
6 6 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) IT Analyst
6 6 (5.08%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.08%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (5.08%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.08%) SharePoint Administrator
6 6 (5.08%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (4.24%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (34.75%) .NET
2 14 (11.86%) CSS
2 14 (11.86%) HTML
3 13 (11.02%) ASP.NET
4 10 (8.47%) jQuery
5 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (7.63%) XML
6 6 (5.08%) CSS3
6 6 (5.08%) HTML5
6 6 (5.08%) WPF
7 4 (3.39%) JSON
7 4 (3.39%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.69%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.69%) Node.js
9 1 (0.85%) COM
9 1 (0.85%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.85%) React
9 1 (0.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) Driving Licence
2 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.24%) Clustering
4 5 (4.24%) Replication
5 4 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.39%) User Experience
6 3 (2.54%) iSeries
6 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.69%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.85%) Blog
8 1 (0.85%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.85%) FMCG
8 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.19%) Windows
2 15 (12.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.08%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.24%) Linux
6 3 (2.54%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.85%) Unix
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (19.49%) ITIL
4 20 (16.95%) CRM
5 14 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (11.02%) MVC
7 12 (10.17%) PRINCE2
8 11 (9.32%) ERP
8 11 (9.32%) Project Management
8 11 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (8.47%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.47%) Workflow
10 9 (7.63%) Data Transformation
10 9 (7.63%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.78%) Analytics
11 8 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (5.93%) Incident Management
12 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (5.93%) Portfolio Management
12 7 (5.93%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.81%) SQL
2 29 (24.58%) C#
3 27 (22.88%) PowerShell
4 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.02%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.93%) C++
6 7 (5.93%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.39%) Java
7 4 (3.39%) VBScript
8 2 (1.69%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.54%) MCSE
5 2 (1.69%) Degree
5 2 (1.69%) HNC
5 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) PMO
2 10 (8.47%) SLA
3 7 (5.93%) QA
4 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.85%) GDPR
5 1 (0.85%) GxP
5 1 (0.85%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.85%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.24%) vSphere
4 4 (3.39%) XenApp
5 3 (2.54%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.54%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) SCCM
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (4.24%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (4.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.54%) WSUS
5 2 (1.69%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 62 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.71%) Oracle
3 9 (7.63%) VMware
4 7 (5.93%) Cisco
4 7 (5.93%) Citrix
5 6 (5.08%) Cognos
5 6 (5.08%) IBM
5 6 (5.08%) Xamarin
6 5 (4.24%) Symantec
7 4 (3.39%) Laserfiche
7 4 (3.39%) SAP
7 4 (3.39%) Tableau
8 3 (2.54%) CyberArk
8 3 (2.54%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.69%) IFS
10 1 (0.85%) DocuSign
10 1 (0.85%) iManage
10 1 (0.85%) Splunk
10 1 (0.85%) Workday