Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > South East
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 108 135 128
Rank change year-on-year +27 -7 +34
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 356 459 673
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.86% 2.23% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.36% 15.76% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 308 372 553
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,525 £25,150
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,875 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%

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 1,839 2,913 3,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.78% 14.13% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,488 2,360 3,322
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,188 £35,000 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
75th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,375 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +41 106 £40,000 -23.81% 25
Surrey +39 97 £55,000 +34.97% 12
Berkshire +44 83 £40,000 -20.00% 15
Hampshire +22 77 £45,000 +3.45% 10
East Sussex +5 42 £42,500 +4.94% 4
West Sussex +9 20 £36,250 -14.71% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 19 £53,750 +2.38% 3
Kent +4 10 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Oxfordshire +17 6 £39,000 -25.71% 7
Sussex -8 3 £55,000 +83.33% 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 254 (71.35%) Microsoft
2 226 (63.48%) Microsoft 365
3 162 (45.51%) Azure
4 140 (39.33%) Active Directory
5 124 (34.83%) Windows
6 80 (22.47%) SQL
7 78 (21.91%) SQL Server
7 78 (21.91%) VMware
8 75 (21.07%) Power Platform
9 67 (18.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 66 (18.54%) .NET
10 66 (18.54%) Windows Server
11 64 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
12 58 (16.29%) Azure Active Directory
13 57 (16.01%) Migration
14 55 (15.45%) C#
14 55 (15.45%) Microsoft Intune
14 55 (15.45%) DevOps
15 54 (15.17%) ITIL
16 51 (14.33%) Hyper-V
17 49 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
17 49 (13.76%) Power BI
18 47 (13.20%) Windows 10
19 44 (12.36%) Firewall
20 42 (11.80%) Finance
21 39 (10.96%) CRM
22 37 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
22 37 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
23 36 (10.11%) Microsoft Office
24 35 (9.83%) Dynamics CRM

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 32 (8.99%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (1.97%) Confluence
4 7 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.40%) CMS
5 5 (1.40%) IIS
5 5 (1.40%) MS Project Server
6 3 (0.84%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.56%) WordPress
8 1 (0.28%) SAS
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (10.11%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (5.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (9.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.84%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.56%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Maximo
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 226 (63.48%) Microsoft 365
2 162 (45.51%) Azure
3 75 (21.07%) Power Platform
4 58 (16.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 35 (9.83%) OneDrive
5 35 (9.83%) PowerApps
6 28 (7.87%) IaaS
6 28 (7.87%) PaaS
7 24 (6.74%) Power Automate
8 23 (6.46%) Azure Functions
8 23 (6.46%) Serverless
9 22 (6.18%) AWS
9 22 (6.18%) Dynamics 365
10 15 (4.21%) Logic Apps
10 15 (4.21%) SaaS
11 9 (2.53%) ShareGate
12 4 (1.12%) SonarCloud
13 3 (0.84%) Cloud Coach
13 3 (0.84%) Dropbox
13 3 (0.84%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 44 (12.36%) Firewall
2 31 (8.71%) DNS
3 23 (6.46%) TCP/IP
4 20 (5.62%) DHCP
5 15 (4.21%) SAN
6 14 (3.93%) VPN
7 11 (3.09%) VLAN
7 11 (3.09%) WAN
8 6 (1.69%) IP Telephony
8 6 (1.69%) LAN
9 5 (1.40%) Intranet
9 5 (1.40%) IPv4
9 5 (1.40%) Network Security
9 5 (1.40%) Skype
9 5 (1.40%) VoIP
10 3 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.84%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (21.91%) SQL Server
2 49 (13.76%) Power BI
3 16 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.21%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.40%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2019
10 1 (0.28%) Biml
10 1 (0.28%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.28%) OLTP
10 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (3.93%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.69%) JIRA
3 6 (1.69%) Selenium
4 5 (1.40%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (1.12%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.12%) NUnit
6 3 (0.84%) JUnit
6 3 (0.84%) TestNG
6 3 (0.84%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.56%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio Coded UI
8 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.28%) ERwin
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 42 (11.80%) Finance
2 15 (4.21%) French Language
3 6 (1.69%) Billing
3 6 (1.69%) Marketing
3 6 (1.69%) Public Sector
4 5 (1.40%) Legal
5 3 (0.84%) Automotive
5 3 (0.84%) Law
5 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.28%) Local Government
7 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Military
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.28%) Police
7 1 (0.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (18.82%) Analyst
2 53 (14.89%) Consultant
3 48 (13.48%) Developer
4 37 (10.39%) Support Analyst
5 34 (9.55%) Support Engineer
6 31 (8.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 28 (7.87%) IT Engineer
7 28 (7.87%) IT Support
8 27 (7.58%) SharePoint Developer
9 26 (7.30%) SharePoint Consultant
10 23 (6.46%) Administrator
11 20 (5.62%) Azure Engineer
12 19 (5.34%) .NET Developer
12 19 (5.34%) Office 365 Engineer
13 17 (4.78%) Office 365 Specialist
14 16 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
15 15 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 14 (3.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 14 (3.93%) IT Support Engineer
17 13 (3.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (18.54%) .NET
2 26 (7.30%) HTML
3 22 (6.18%) ASP.NET
4 18 (5.06%) SAML
5 17 (4.78%) .NET Framework
6 15 (4.21%) CSS
7 12 (3.37%) React
8 10 (2.81%) .NET Core
9 9 (2.53%) Entity Framework
9 9 (2.53%) jQuery
10 7 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (1.97%) LINQ
10 7 (1.97%) RESTful
11 5 (1.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (0.84%) EDI
13 3 (0.84%) MDX
13 3 (0.84%) MobX
13 3 (0.84%) Redux
14 2 (0.56%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.46%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.34%) Private Cloud
3 18 (5.06%) Public Cloud
4 16 (4.49%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.09%) iPhone
6 11 (3.09%) Renewable Energy
6 11 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.69%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.69%) User Experience
9 4 (1.12%) Clustering
9 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (0.84%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.84%) LIMS
10 3 (0.84%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 124 (34.83%) Windows
2 66 (18.54%) Windows Server
3 47 (13.20%) Windows 10
4 24 (6.74%) Linux
4 24 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (6.46%) Android
5 23 (6.46%) Windows Server 2016
6 20 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (3.93%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (2.53%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.53%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.97%) VMS
10 6 (1.69%) CentOS
10 6 (1.69%) Mac OS
10 6 (1.69%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.12%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.56%) FreeNAS
13 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (16.01%) Migration
3 55 (15.45%) DevOps
4 54 (15.17%) ITIL
5 49 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (10.96%) CRM
7 37 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (7.58%) PRINCE2
9 22 (6.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 22 (6.18%) ITIL V3
10 21 (5.90%) Business Analysis
10 21 (5.90%) Project Management
11 20 (5.62%) Configuration Management
12 18 (5.06%) MVC
12 18 (5.06%) Service Delivery
12 18 (5.06%) Waterfall
13 17 (4.78%) Task Automation
14 16 (4.49%) Analytics
14 16 (4.49%) Information Management
15 15 (4.21%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 80 (22.47%) SQL
2 55 (15.45%) C#
3 32 (8.99%) JavaScript
3 32 (8.99%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.25%) TypeScript
5 6 (1.69%) Java
6 5 (1.40%) C
7 4 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (0.84%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.56%) Python
9 2 (0.56%) Ruby
9 2 (0.56%) Tcl
10 1 (0.28%) ES6
10 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (8.43%) Degree
3 22 (6.18%) CCNA
3 22 (6.18%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (6.18%) MCSE
4 16 (4.49%) Security Cleared
5 15 (4.21%) MCP
6 11 (3.09%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (1.97%) MCSA
9 5 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.12%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.84%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.84%) MCTS
12 2 (0.56%) ISEB
12 2 (0.56%) MCITP
12 2 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.87%) SLA
2 9 (2.53%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.53%) GDPR
3 8 (2.25%) PMO
3 8 (2.25%) QA
4 7 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 140 (39.33%) Active Directory
2 67 (18.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (14.33%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.37%) vSphere
5 11 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.69%) NFS
8 4 (1.12%) XenApp
9 3 (0.84%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.56%) KVM
10 2 (0.56%) Samba
10 2 (0.56%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 2 (0.56%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.56%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 55 (15.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 32 (8.99%) SCCM
3 13 (3.65%) Terraform
4 4 (1.12%) Jamf Pro
4 4 (1.12%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.12%) vCenter Server
4 4 (1.12%) WSUS
5 3 (0.84%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.56%) Ansible
6 2 (0.56%) Puppet
6 2 (0.56%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.28%) SCOM
7 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 254 (71.35%) Microsoft
2 78 (21.91%) VMware
3 27 (7.58%) Cisco
4 17 (4.78%) Google
5 15 (4.21%) ServiceNow
5 15 (4.21%) Sophos
6 12 (3.37%) Veeam
7 10 (2.81%) Dell
8 9 (2.53%) Sitecore
9 8 (2.25%) Oracle
10 7 (1.97%) SonicWALL
11 6 (1.69%) Citrix
11 6 (1.69%) HP
12 5 (1.40%) Avaya
12 5 (1.40%) ESET
12 5 (1.40%) Symantec
12 5 (1.40%) WatchGuard
13 4 (1.12%) McAfee
13 4 (1.12%) Sage
13 4 (1.12%) SolarWinds