Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 135 77
Rank change year-on-year +47 -58 -16
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 175 62 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.09% 1.33% 3.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.64% 8.55% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 126 41 126
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,250 £23,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,375 £51,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -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 939 725 1,291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.58% 15.54% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 605 469 868
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,200 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £66,625
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 February 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 21 February 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 +21 87 £40,000 +16.79% 10
Edinburgh +27 58 £40,000 +14.29% 5
North Lanarkshire - 12 £40,000 - 2
Aberdeen -8 6 £39,000 +62.50% 1
South Lanarkshire - 5 £44,705 -
Highlands - 1 £55,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £39,000 -
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 87 (49.71%) Microsoft
2 74 (42.29%) Office 365
3 69 (39.43%) .NET
4 66 (37.71%) C#
5 65 (37.14%) SQL
6 62 (35.43%) HTML
7 59 (33.71%) CSS
8 57 (32.57%) JavaScript
9 46 (26.29%) SQL Server
10 41 (23.43%) Finance
11 37 (21.14%) Advertising
12 36 (20.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 33 (18.86%) SharePoint 2013
14 31 (17.71%) ITIL
15 28 (16.00%) Active Directory
15 28 (16.00%) HTML5
15 28 (16.00%) CSS3
16 26 (14.86%) SharePoint 2010
16 26 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (13.71%) PowerShell
17 24 (13.71%) Microsoft Office
17 24 (13.71%) Java
18 22 (12.57%) CRM
18 22 (12.57%) AngularJS
19 21 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (12.00%) Windows
19 21 (12.00%) Migration
19 21 (12.00%) VMware
19 21 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (11.43%) Skype for Business

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 33 (18.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 26 (14.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 20 (11.43%) Skype for Business
4 11 (6.29%) IIS
5 8 (4.57%) MS Exchange
5 8 (4.57%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.14%) CMS
7 2 (1.14%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.57%) Confluence
8 1 (0.57%) SAS
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (13.71%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.00%) InfoPath
3 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Dynamics AX
1 16 (9.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.29%) Sage 200
2 4 (2.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 74 (42.29%) Office 365
2 36 (20.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.43%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.29%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.14%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.29%) Intranet
2 16 (9.14%) DHCP
2 16 (9.14%) DNS
3 12 (6.86%) Skype
4 11 (6.29%) Firewall
4 11 (6.29%) VPN
5 6 (3.43%) VLAN
5 6 (3.43%) Wireless
6 5 (2.86%) LAN
6 5 (2.86%) Unified Communications
7 4 (2.29%) S/MIME
7 4 (2.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.29%) WAN
8 3 (1.71%) Internet
8 3 (1.71%) VoIP
9 2 (1.14%) FTP
9 2 (1.14%) HTTP
9 2 (1.14%) SMTP
9 2 (1.14%) SNMP
9 2 (1.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (26.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.71%) RDBMS
3 10 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.29%) Power BI
8 3 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.57%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.43%) MorphX
4 5 (2.86%) JIRA
5 3 (1.71%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.71%) Subversion
6 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 41 (23.43%) Finance
2 37 (21.14%) Advertising
3 9 (5.14%) Local Government
4 8 (4.57%) Retail
5 4 (2.29%) Billing
5 4 (2.29%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.71%) Publishing
7 2 (1.14%) Automotive
7 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Marketing
8 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (51.43%) Developer
2 63 (36.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 23 (13.14%) Analyst
4 13 (7.43%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (6.86%) Support Analyst
6 11 (6.29%) .NET Developer
7 10 (5.71%) DBA
8 9 (5.14%) Administrator
8 9 (5.14%) IT Manager
8 9 (5.14%) IT Project Manager
8 9 (5.14%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.57%) Consultant
9 8 (4.57%) SharePoint Consultant
10 7 (4.00%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.00%) Production DBA
10 7 (4.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (3.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.43%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.43%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (39.43%) .NET
2 62 (35.43%) HTML
3 59 (33.71%) CSS
4 28 (16.00%) CSS3
4 28 (16.00%) HTML5
5 22 (12.57%) AngularJS
6 17 (9.71%) jQuery
7 11 (6.29%) ASP.NET
8 10 (5.71%) XML
9 7 (4.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.86%) WCF
10 5 (2.86%) WPF
11 4 (2.29%) Entity Framework
12 3 (1.71%) JSON
12 3 (1.71%) Middleware
12 3 (1.71%) RESTful
12 3 (1.71%) SOAP
12 3 (1.71%) Web Services
13 2 (1.14%) Kendo UI
14 1 (0.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.57%) PMI
4 6 (3.43%) iPhone
5 4 (2.29%) Clustering
5 4 (2.29%) PKI
6 3 (1.71%) User Experience
6 3 (1.71%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.00%) Windows
2 18 (10.29%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.57%) Windows 7
3 8 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.00%) Linux
4 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.43%) Solaris
5 6 (3.43%) Unix
5 6 (3.43%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.57%) Android
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.71%) ITIL
2 22 (12.57%) CRM
3 21 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.00%) Migration
4 18 (10.29%) OO
5 16 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (7.43%) OOP
7 11 (6.29%) Document Management
7 11 (6.29%) Project Management
8 10 (5.71%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.57%) Asset Management
9 8 (4.57%) Change Management
9 8 (4.57%) DevOps
9 8 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (4.57%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (4.57%) Scrum
9 8 (4.57%) Workflow
10 7 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (4.00%) ERP
10 7 (4.00%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 66 (37.71%) C#
2 65 (37.14%) SQL
3 57 (32.57%) JavaScript
4 24 (13.71%) Java
4 24 (13.71%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.43%) X++
6 3 (1.71%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.71%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.14%) Perl
7 2 (1.14%) Python
7 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.14%) VBA
8 1 (0.57%) PHP
8 1 (0.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.00%) Degree
3 10 (5.71%) MCDBA
3 10 (5.71%) MCITP
4 9 (5.14%) MCSE
5 8 (4.57%) PMI Certification
6 6 (3.43%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.43%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.86%) MCSA
8 4 (2.29%) PMP
9 3 (1.71%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.71%) HND
9 3 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.14%) ECDL
11 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.00%) PMO
2 4 (2.29%) PMBOK
2 4 (2.29%) SLA
3 3 (1.71%) QA
4 2 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.14%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.43%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.43%) vSphere
5 4 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.71%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.71%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (6.29%) SCCM
2 8 (4.57%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (3.43%) Malwarebytes
3 6 (3.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (3.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (2.29%) SCOM
5 3 (1.71%) Ansible
6 2 (1.14%) MaaS360
6 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 87 (49.71%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.00%) VMware
3 9 (5.14%) Cisco
4 8 (4.57%) Symantec
5 7 (4.00%) Avaya
5 7 (4.00%) Citrix
5 7 (4.00%) SAP
6 6 (3.43%) Apple
6 6 (3.43%) Dell
6 6 (3.43%) Google
6 6 (3.43%) Palo Alto
6 6 (3.43%) Sophos
7 5 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.29%) Epicor
8 4 (2.29%) iManage
8 4 (2.29%) Lotus
8 4 (2.29%) Oracle
8 4 (2.29%) Sage
9 3 (1.71%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.71%) Veritas