Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 117 99
Rank change year-on-year 0 -18 -51
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 123 100 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.17% 1.93% 2.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.44% 11.88% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 75 66 117
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £28,550 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £65,000 £51,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 915 842 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.15% 16.28% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 538 541 846
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £66,625 £63,750 £58,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +8 63 £40,000 +6.67% 8
Edinburgh -14 40 £38,000 +31.03% 8
South Lanarkshire - 10 £43,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 2 £29,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £41,250 -
Aberdeen -3 1 - - 1
Highlands - 1 £55,000 -
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 56 (45.53%) Microsoft
2 48 (39.02%) SQL
3 46 (37.40%) Office 365
4 35 (28.46%) SQL Server
5 33 (26.83%) C#
5 33 (26.83%) PowerShell
6 31 (25.20%) .NET
6 31 (25.20%) Active Directory
7 29 (23.58%) HTML
7 29 (23.58%) JavaScript
8 26 (21.14%) CSS
8 26 (21.14%) ITIL
8 26 (21.14%) Finance
9 24 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (18.70%) Microsoft Office
11 22 (17.89%) CRM
12 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (17.07%) HTML5
12 21 (17.07%) CSS3
13 20 (16.26%) Windows
14 19 (15.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 19 (15.45%) VMware
14 19 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (15.45%) Skype for Business
15 15 (12.20%) ASP.NET
15 15 (12.20%) Windows Server
16 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (11.38%) Visual Studio
16 14 (11.38%) MVC
17 13 (10.57%) SC Cleared

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 19 (15.45%) Skype for Business
2 12 (9.76%) IIS
3 7 (5.69%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.07%) CMS
6 3 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.63%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.63%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.81%) SAS
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (18.70%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (6.50%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (10.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (3.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (3.25%) Sage 200
3 4 (3.25%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.81%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 46 (37.40%) Office 365
2 24 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (4.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.63%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.81%) Trello
6 1 (0.81%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.94%) DHCP
1 11 (8.94%) DNS
2 10 (8.13%) Skype
2 10 (8.13%) Unified Communications
3 9 (7.32%) Firewall
3 9 (7.32%) VPN
4 6 (4.88%) LAN
4 6 (4.88%) VLAN
4 6 (4.88%) WAN
4 6 (4.88%) Wireless
5 5 (4.07%) S/MIME
6 4 (3.25%) Internet
6 4 (3.25%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.63%) FTP
7 2 (1.63%) HTTP
7 2 (1.63%) SMTP
7 2 (1.63%) SSL
7 2 (1.63%) Telnet
7 2 (1.63%) VoIP
7 2 (1.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.46%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (7.32%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.63%) DTS
8 2 (1.63%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.81%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.44%) Subversion
4 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.63%) JIRA
4 2 (1.63%) MorphX
4 2 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.63%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (21.14%) Finance
2 3 (2.44%) Advertising
2 3 (2.44%) Billing
2 3 (2.44%) Publishing
2 3 (2.44%) Retail Banking
3 2 (1.63%) Legal
3 2 (1.63%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (34.15%) Developer
2 25 (20.33%) Analyst
3 19 (15.45%) Administrator
4 17 (13.82%) .NET Developer
5 14 (11.38%) SharePoint Developer
6 10 (8.13%) DBA
7 8 (6.50%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) IT Manager
8 7 (5.69%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (5.69%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.69%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.69%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) SharePoint Administrator
9 6 (4.88%) SQL DBA
10 5 (4.07%) Data Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.20%) .NET
2 29 (23.58%) HTML
3 26 (21.14%) CSS
4 21 (17.07%) CSS3
4 21 (17.07%) HTML5
5 15 (12.20%) ASP.NET
6 13 (10.57%) .NET Framework
7 12 (9.76%) WPF
8 10 (8.13%) Entity Framework
9 9 (7.32%) XML
10 7 (5.69%) Web Services
11 6 (4.88%) jQuery
11 6 (4.88%) WCF
12 3 (2.44%) AngularJS
12 3 (2.44%) JSON
12 3 (2.44%) Middleware
12 3 (2.44%) RESTful
12 3 (2.44%) SOAP
13 2 (1.63%) Razor View Engine
14 1 (0.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.69%) PMI
3 6 (4.88%) iPhone
3 6 (4.88%) PKI
4 5 (4.07%) Clustering
5 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.44%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.26%) Windows
2 15 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.32%) Linux
4 8 (6.50%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.88%) Solaris
5 6 (4.88%) Unix
5 6 (4.88%) Windows Phone
5 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.14%) ITIL
2 22 (17.89%) CRM
3 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.38%) MVC
5 12 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (8.94%) Document Management
6 11 (8.94%) Project Management
7 10 (8.13%) OO
7 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.13%) Unit Testing
8 9 (7.32%) Change Management
8 9 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 8 (6.50%) DevOps
9 8 (6.50%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (6.50%) Migration
9 8 (6.50%) Open Source
10 7 (5.69%) Content Management
10 7 (5.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 48 (39.02%) SQL
2 33 (26.83%) C#
2 33 (26.83%) PowerShell
3 29 (23.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.88%) Java
5 4 (3.25%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.25%) VBA
6 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.63%) Perl
7 2 (1.63%) Python
7 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.63%) X++
8 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (10.57%) SC Cleared
1 13 (10.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.94%) Degree
3 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.69%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.88%) MCDBA
5 6 (4.88%) MCITP
6 3 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.44%) HND
6 3 (2.44%) PMP
7 2 (1.63%) ECDL
7 2 (1.63%) MCSE
8 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) PMO
2 4 (3.25%) SLA
3 3 (2.44%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.63%) QA
4 2 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (25.20%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.13%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.88%) vSphere
6 5 (4.07%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.44%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) SCCM
2 6 (4.88%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (4.88%) Malwarebytes
2 6 (4.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.07%) Ansible
4 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (3.25%) SCOM
5 2 (1.63%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (45.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.45%) VMware
3 7 (5.69%) Cisco
3 7 (5.69%) SAP
4 6 (4.88%) Apple
4 6 (4.88%) Avaya
4 6 (4.88%) Dell
4 6 (4.88%) Palo Alto
4 6 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.88%) Sophos
4 6 (4.88%) Symantec
5 5 (4.07%) Citrix
6 4 (3.25%) Epicor
6 4 (3.25%) Google
6 4 (3.25%) Sage
7 3 (2.44%) Minitab
7 3 (2.44%) Nintex
7 3 (2.44%) OpenText
7 3 (2.44%) Oracle
7 3 (2.44%) Veritas