Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 132 129 147
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 -13
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 432 275 619
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.64% 2.30% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.27% 17.17% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 332 227 516
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,900 £26,250
25th Percentile £34,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
75th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,449
% change year-on-year +4.21% +0.11% +5.44%

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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,501 1,602 3,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.30% 13.41% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,688 1,327 3,131
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £34,643
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.21% -2.06% +7.78%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £74,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +2.88% +4.00%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the South East

SharePoint
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in the South East.

Salary trend for SharePoint in the South East

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in the South East over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in the South East

SharePoint
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the South East region over the 6 months to 29 July 2021. 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
Thames Valley +2 141 £47,500 -5.00% 43
Surrey +6 104 £47,500 +18.75% 17
Berkshire +8 100 £49,500 -5.71% 21
Hampshire -36 99 £50,000 +25.00% 31
East Sussex -29 38 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex +20 33 £42,000 -1.18% 6
Buckinghamshire -22 24 £52,500 +23.53% 13
Oxfordshire -17 17 £43,500 -13.00% 9
Kent -21 16 £40,000 +32.23% 9
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 302 (69.91%) Microsoft
2 275 (63.66%) Microsoft 365
3 242 (56.02%) Azure
4 168 (38.89%) Windows
5 159 (36.81%) Active Directory
6 114 (26.39%) Social Skills
7 113 (26.16%) Windows Server
8 97 (22.45%) SQL Server
9 90 (20.83%) SQL
9 90 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 88 (20.37%) Power Platform
11 86 (19.91%) VMware
12 80 (18.52%) Migration
12 80 (18.52%) Microsoft Intune
13 77 (17.82%) Windows 10
13 77 (17.82%) .NET
14 76 (17.59%) Azure Active Directory
15 72 (16.67%) DevOps
15 72 (16.67%) Finance
16 69 (15.97%) Microsoft Office
17 62 (14.35%) PowerApps
18 61 (14.12%) ITIL
18 61 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
18 61 (14.12%) PowerShell
19 58 (13.43%) C#
20 57 (13.19%) Firewall
21 56 (12.96%) Hyper-V
22 53 (12.27%) Microsoft Certification
23 49 (11.34%) Project Management
24 45 (10.42%) JavaScript

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.64%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.32%) CMS
3 17 (3.94%) Confluence
3 17 (3.94%) IIS
4 8 (1.85%) Documentum
4 8 (1.85%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.85%) WordPress
5 7 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.62%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.93%) MS Project Server
7 4 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.23%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 69 (15.97%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (3.24%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.46%) EngageOne
6 2 (0.46%) InVision
7 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 26 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.39%) Sage 200
4 5 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.93%) TrackWise
6 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.69%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 275 (63.66%) Microsoft 365
2 242 (56.02%) Azure
3 88 (20.37%) Power Platform
4 76 (17.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 62 (14.35%) PowerApps
6 45 (10.42%) OneDrive
7 40 (9.26%) IaaS
7 40 (9.26%) Power Automate
8 38 (8.80%) PaaS
9 32 (7.41%) Dynamics 365
10 29 (6.71%) SaaS
11 26 (6.02%) AWS
12 17 (3.94%) Serverless
13 16 (3.70%) Azure Functions
14 11 (2.55%) Azure Logic Apps
15 10 (2.31%) Mimecast
16 8 (1.85%) Azure Stack
17 7 (1.62%) Azure Service Bus
17 7 (1.62%) Veeva
18 4 (0.93%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 57 (13.19%) Firewall
2 40 (9.26%) DNS
3 34 (7.87%) VPN
4 32 (7.41%) DHCP
5 28 (6.48%) TCP/IP
6 18 (4.17%) VLAN
7 17 (3.94%) WAN
8 13 (3.01%) SAN
9 12 (2.78%) VoIP
10 11 (2.55%) LAN
11 10 (2.31%) IPsec
12 9 (2.08%) Intranet
13 7 (1.62%) Internet
13 7 (1.62%) Network Security
13 7 (1.62%) Skype
14 6 (1.39%) SSL
15 5 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
16 4 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
16 4 (0.93%) Unified Communications
16 4 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.64%) Power BI
3 14 (3.24%) SQL Server 2019
4 12 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
5 10 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.46%) Adabas
9 2 (0.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.46%) Metadata
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.23%) Biml
10 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (3.94%) JIRA
2 16 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 12 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.93%) TestComplete
5 4 (0.93%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 3 (0.69%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.69%) NUnit
6 3 (0.69%) Selenium
7 2 (0.46%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.23%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.23%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.23%) ERwin
8 1 (0.23%) JMeter
8 1 (0.23%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.23%) Postman
8 1 (0.23%) REST Assured
8 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 114 (26.39%) Social Skills
2 72 (16.67%) Finance
3 32 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.94%) Public Sector
5 14 (3.24%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.78%) Organisational Skills
7 11 (2.55%) French Language
8 10 (2.31%) Documentation Skills
8 10 (2.31%) Legal
9 9 (2.08%) Influencing Skills
10 7 (1.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 7 (1.62%) Law
10 7 (1.62%) Publishing
11 6 (1.39%) Billing
11 6 (1.39%) Retail
12 5 (1.16%) Presentation Skills
13 4 (0.93%) German Language
13 4 (0.93%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (13.66%) Consultant
2 53 (12.27%) Developer
3 52 (12.04%) Analyst
4 47 (10.88%) Support Engineer
5 44 (10.19%) IT Engineer
6 36 (8.33%) IT Support
7 30 (6.94%) .NET Developer
7 30 (6.94%) Support Analyst
8 24 (5.56%) Architect
8 24 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
8 24 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
9 19 (4.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 19 (4.40%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
10 17 (3.94%) Administrator
10 17 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (3.94%) IT Manager
10 17 (3.94%) SharePoint Developer
11 16 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (3.70%) Azure Engineer
12 15 (3.47%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (17.82%) .NET
2 43 (9.95%) React
3 25 (5.79%) CSS
4 23 (5.32%) HTML
5 19 (4.40%) .NET Framework
6 15 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (3.47%) jQuery
7 13 (3.01%) ASP.NET
8 12 (2.78%) Entity Framework
9 10 (2.31%) Kafka
10 9 (2.08%) JSF
11 8 (1.85%) .NET Core
11 8 (1.85%) ATL
11 8 (1.85%) JSON
11 8 (1.85%) SAML
12 5 (1.16%) EDI
12 5 (1.16%) Redux
12 5 (1.16%) WCF
13 4 (0.93%) CSS3
13 4 (0.93%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.87%) Data Centre
2 16 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 16 (3.70%) User Experience
3 15 (3.47%) Public Cloud
4 14 (3.24%) Driving Licence
4 14 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (3.01%) Private Cloud
6 12 (2.78%) Cloud Native
6 12 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.31%) iPhone
8 10 (2.31%) Renewable Energy
9 8 (1.85%) Biotechnology
9 8 (1.85%) Life Science
10 5 (1.16%) Clustering
10 5 (1.16%) Pharmacovigilance
11 4 (0.93%) Legacy Systems
11 4 (0.93%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.69%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 168 (38.89%) Windows
2 113 (26.16%) Windows Server
3 77 (17.82%) Windows 10
4 43 (9.95%) Android
5 36 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (8.10%) Windows Server 2016
7 32 (7.41%) Apple iOS
7 32 (7.41%) Linux
8 25 (5.79%) Windows Server 2019
9 17 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (3.24%) VMS
11 12 (2.78%) Windows 7
12 9 (2.08%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.39%) Windows 8
14 5 (1.16%) CentOS
14 5 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.16%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (18.52%) Migration
3 72 (16.67%) DevOps
4 61 (14.12%) ITIL
5 49 (11.34%) Project Management
6 44 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
7 38 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (8.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 31 (7.18%) PRINCE2
10 29 (6.71%) Scrum
11 28 (6.48%) Information Management
11 28 (6.48%) Project Delivery
11 28 (6.48%) Service Delivery
12 27 (6.25%) CRM
13 26 (6.02%) Mentoring
14 25 (5.79%) Cybersecurity
15 24 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (4.86%) Artificial Intelligence
16 21 (4.86%) Content Management
16 21 (4.86%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (20.83%) SQL
2 61 (14.12%) PowerShell
3 58 (13.43%) C#
4 45 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 21 (4.86%) Java
6 20 (4.63%) TypeScript
7 10 (2.31%) Python
8 9 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.85%) C
10 5 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.16%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.46%) Natural
11 2 (0.46%) X++
12 1 (0.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.23%) VBA
12 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (12.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (7.18%) Degree
3 28 (6.48%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (6.25%) CCNA
4 27 (6.25%) MCSE
5 17 (3.94%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.47%) MCP
7 14 (3.24%) SC Cleared
8 10 (2.31%) PMI Certification
9 9 (2.08%) PMP
10 8 (1.85%) A+ Certification
10 8 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (1.85%) MCSA
10 8 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (1.16%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.16%) MCITP
12 4 (0.93%) ISEB
13 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.02%) SLA
2 15 (3.47%) GDPR
2 15 (3.47%) QA
3 14 (3.24%) PMO
4 12 (2.78%) Accessibility
5 10 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.23%) GMP
7 1 (0.23%) GxP
System Software
1 159 (36.81%) Active Directory
2 61 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (12.96%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.55%) vSphere
6 10 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.69%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.69%) XenApp
8 3 (0.69%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.46%) NFS
10 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.23%) Docker
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 80 (18.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 29 (6.71%) SCCM
3 18 (4.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 16 (3.70%) Jamf Pro
5 10 (2.31%) Kubernetes
6 7 (1.62%) Terraform
7 6 (1.39%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.46%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.46%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.46%) WSUS
10 1 (0.23%) Ansible
10 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.23%) SCOM
10 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 302 (69.91%) Microsoft
2 86 (19.91%) VMware
3 29 (6.71%) Cisco
4 23 (5.32%) Oracle
4 23 (5.32%) Sophos
5 19 (4.40%) ServiceNow
6 17 (3.94%) Veeam
7 16 (3.70%) Sitecore
8 11 (2.55%) Apple
8 11 (2.55%) Dell
9 10 (2.31%) Nintex
10 9 (2.08%) Citrix
10 9 (2.08%) Remedy
10 9 (2.08%) Sage
11 8 (1.85%) NetApp
12 7 (1.62%) HP
12 7 (1.62%) OpenText
12 7 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.39%) Google
13 6 (1.39%) Palo Alto