Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 111 113
Rank change year-on-year -16 +2 -19
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 98 116 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.83% 2.10% 2.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.34% 12.79% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 66 66 70
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £28,361 £27,375 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,625 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 794 907 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.86% 16.38% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 499 525 549
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,200 £25,700
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 2018. 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
Glasgow -2 57 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Edinburgh 0 29 £42,500 +11.11% 11
South Ayrshire - 3 £50,000 -
Aberdeen 0 2 £45,429 - 1
Scottish Borders - 2 - -
Argyll and Bute -2 1 £27,500 -5.17%
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - - 1
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 49 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 38 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 36 (36.73%) SQL
4 35 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 32 (32.65%) CRM
6 30 (30.61%) .NET
6 30 (30.61%) Office 365
7 28 (28.57%) C#
8 23 (23.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (23.47%) Dynamics CRM
8 23 (23.47%) jQuery
9 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
10 19 (19.39%) HTML
10 19 (19.39%) CSS
10 19 (19.39%) Service Delivery
10 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (19.39%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (17.35%) Mentoring
12 16 (16.33%) Migration
12 16 (16.33%) Degree
13 15 (15.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (15.31%) Skype
14 14 (14.29%) Coaching
14 14 (14.29%) Skype for Business
14 14 (14.29%) Intranet
14 14 (14.29%) MVC
14 14 (14.29%) Windows
15 13 (13.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (13.27%) SDLC
16 12 (12.24%) Driving Licence

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 14 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 11 (11.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.10%) JBoss
4 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.08%) Apache
5 4 (4.08%) IIS
5 4 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.08%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.06%) SAS
7 2 (2.04%) CMS
7 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.02%) Sitefinity
8 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 23 (23.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) C-CURE
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 30 (30.61%) Office 365
2 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (11.22%) Yammer
4 9 (9.18%) Azure Functions
4 9 (9.18%) Serverless
5 2 (2.04%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.31%) Skype
2 14 (14.29%) Intranet
3 5 (5.10%) DNS
3 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.08%) iSCSI
4 4 (4.08%) SSH
5 3 (3.06%) Firewall
6 1 (1.02%) DHCP
6 1 (1.02%) MPLS
6 1 (1.02%) VLAN
6 1 (1.02%) VPN
6 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (13.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (8.16%) Power BI
6 8 (8.16%) QlikView
7 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.06%) Big Data
8 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.02%) Data Lake
10 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Hudson
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.06%) Marketing
3 2 (2.04%) Banking
3 2 (2.04%) Local Government
3 2 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Legal
4 1 (1.02%) Military
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (44.90%) Developer
2 18 (18.37%) Analyst
3 17 (17.35%) .NET Developer
4 14 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Lead .NET Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Lead Developer
6 6 (6.12%) Consultant
6 6 (6.12%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Systems Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Systems Manager
8 4 (4.08%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.61%) .NET
2 23 (23.47%) jQuery
3 19 (19.39%) CSS
3 19 (19.39%) HTML
4 12 (12.24%) CSS3
4 12 (12.24%) HTML5
5 11 (11.22%) AngularJS
6 10 (10.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (10.20%) Web Services
7 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
8 7 (7.14%) XML
9 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (4.08%) JSP
9 4 (4.08%) Servlets
10 3 (3.06%) Ajax
10 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.06%) Entity Framework
10 3 (3.06%) JSON
10 3 (3.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.39%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.24%) Driving Licence
3 9 (9.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.10%) User Experience
5 3 (3.06%) Replication
5 3 (3.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (3.06%) W3C
6 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.02%) CCTV
7 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.02%) iPhone
7 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.02%) PMI
7 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.29%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.14%) Unix
4 5 (5.10%) Linux
5 3 (3.06%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.02%) Solaris
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) CRM
2 23 (23.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (19.39%) Service Delivery
4 17 (17.35%) Mentoring
5 16 (16.33%) Migration
6 14 (14.29%) Coaching
6 14 (14.29%) MVC
7 13 (13.27%) SDLC
8 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (12.24%) Content Management
8 12 (12.24%) Web Development
9 11 (11.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (11.22%) Deployment Automation
10 10 (10.20%) ITIL
11 9 (9.18%) Data Migration
11 9 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (9.18%) Test Scripting
11 9 (9.18%) Webhook
12 8 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.78%) JavaScript
2 36 (36.73%) SQL
3 28 (28.57%) C#
4 9 (9.18%) TypeScript
5 6 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.08%) Bourne shell
6 4 (4.08%) Korn
7 3 (3.06%) sed
8 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.02%) AWK
9 1 (1.02%) Java
9 1 (1.02%) VB
9 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (16.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) CCNP
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.02%) CISM
2 1 (1.02%) CISSP
2 1 (1.02%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.02%) MCSA
2 1 (1.02%) MCSE
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.02%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.06%) PMO
2 3 (3.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) NFS
2 4 (4.08%) Samba
2 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.04%) vSphere
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) SCCM
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (3.06%) SCOM
3 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.02%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (1.02%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle
3 6 (6.12%) VMware
4 5 (5.10%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (5.10%) Tableau
5 4 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.08%) Xamarin
6 3 (3.06%) Ab Initio
6 3 (3.06%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.06%) Splunk
7 2 (2.04%) Cisco
7 2 (2.04%) Citrix
7 2 (2.04%) Veeam
8 1 (1.02%) Apple
8 1 (1.02%) Avaya
8 1 (1.02%) Cognos
8 1 (1.02%) Dell
8 1 (1.02%) IBM
8 1 (1.02%) Sophos
8 1 (1.02%) Symantec