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

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 76 55
Rank change year-on-year -60 -21 -4
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 85 180 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.59% 3.18% 4.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.67% 16.89% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45 107 164
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £49,750 £61,200 £52,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% -3.33%

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 879 1066 1262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 16.43% 18.81% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 501 631 831
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 August 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 August 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 +2 48 £36,250 -3.33% 5
Edinburgh -59 23 £35,000 -2.78% 3
South Lanarkshire -1 5 £43,000 +14.67% 4
Fife +10 3 £44,000 +17.33%
Aberdeen -1 3 £36,500 -18.89%
Argyll and Bute - 2 £29,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £41,250 - 1
West Lothian -6 1 £35,000 -
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
2 40 (47.06%) SQL
3 32 (37.65%) Office 365
4 28 (32.94%) CRM
5 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
6 25 (29.41%) C#
7 23 (27.06%) .NET
8 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (23.53%) Finance
10 19 (22.35%) Dynamics CRM
11 18 (21.18%) Degree
11 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Excel
12 17 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Office
14 15 (17.65%) HTML
14 15 (17.65%) CSS
14 15 (17.65%) Active Directory
15 13 (15.29%) Windows
15 13 (15.29%) PowerShell
16 12 (14.12%) SharePoint 2013
17 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET
17 11 (12.94%) MVC
18 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (11.76%) Visual Studio
18 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
19 9 (10.59%) IIS
19 9 (10.59%) ITIL
19 9 (10.59%) Security 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 12 (14.12%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (10.59%) IIS
3 7 (8.24%) CMS
3 7 (8.24%) Skype for Business
4 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.53%) FileNet
5 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.35%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.35%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.18%) Apache
7 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.18%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.53%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.53%) Infor M3
2 3 (3.53%) iTrent
2 3 (3.53%) ResourceLink
3 2 (2.35%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.18%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 32 (37.65%) Office 365
2 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 2 (2.35%) GitHub
6 2 (2.35%) Yammer
7 1 (1.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Skype
2 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 4 (4.71%) DNS
5 3 (3.53%) DHCP
5 3 (3.53%) LAN
5 3 (3.53%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (3.53%) WAN
6 2 (2.35%) VoIP
6 2 (2.35%) WLAN
7 1 (1.18%) Firewall
7 1 (1.18%) IMAP
7 1 (1.18%) Internet
7 1 (1.18%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.18%) POP3
7 1 (1.18%) PPTP
7 1 (1.18%) S/MIME
7 1 (1.18%) SMTP
7 1 (1.18%) VPN
7 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) DTS
7 2 (2.35%) GIS
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.35%) SSDT
8 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.18%) MySQL
8 1 (1.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.53%) JIRA
4 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.35%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.18%) NetBeans
General
1 20 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Legal
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (12.94%) .NET Developer
3 11 (12.94%) Administrator
4 7 (8.24%) Technical Leader
5 6 (7.06%) Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.88%) DBA
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.88%) SQL DBA
6 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) SharePoint Administrator
7 4 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.06%) .NET
2 15 (17.65%) CSS
2 15 (17.65%) HTML
3 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.24%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.24%) WPF
5 6 (7.06%) .NET Framework
5 6 (7.06%) CSS3
5 6 (7.06%) Entity Framework
5 6 (7.06%) HTML5
5 6 (7.06%) Web Services
6 4 (4.71%) WCF
7 3 (3.53%) Middleware
7 3 (3.53%) SOAP
8 2 (2.35%) Ajax
8 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.35%) jQuery
8 2 (2.35%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (2.35%) React
8 2 (2.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.53%) AS400
2 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.53%) IVR
2 3 (3.53%) Replication
2 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.35%) Clustering
3 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.35%) PKI
3 2 (2.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) PMI
4 1 (1.18%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.53%) Linux
6 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) CRM
2 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (12.94%) MVC
3 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.59%) ITIL
4 9 (10.59%) Mentoring
5 8 (9.41%) OO
6 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.24%) ERP
7 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.88%) Document Management
8 5 (5.88%) ETL
9 4 (4.71%) Data Management
9 4 (4.71%) Identity Management
9 4 (4.71%) Migration
9 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.71%) Project Management
9 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.06%) SQL
2 25 (29.41%) C#
3 17 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.29%) PowerShell
5 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.24%) VBA
6 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.53%) Java
7 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.35%) PHP
8 2 (2.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (21.18%) Degree
2 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.35%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.18%) ISEB
6 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.18%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.18%) MCITP
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) PMO
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.53%) DFS Replication
5 2 (2.35%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.18%) LXC
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.18%) NFS
6 1 (1.18%) Samba
6 1 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (3.53%) WSUS
2 2 (2.35%) Ansible
2 2 (2.35%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle
3 6 (7.06%) VMware
4 4 (4.71%) Infor
5 3 (3.53%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.53%) Citrix
5 3 (3.53%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.53%) Minitab
5 3 (3.53%) Northgate
5 3 (3.53%) OpenText
5 3 (3.53%) Tableau
6 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.35%) SAP
7 1 (1.18%) Baan
7 1 (1.18%) Cisco
7 1 (1.18%) Splunk