Period
to 24 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 6 months to 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 953 1086 969
Rank change year-on-year +133 -117 -252
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 223 159 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.71% 0.44% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 170 141 254
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,175 £62,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -5.56%

SharePoint Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31567 36495 41760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.96% 18.58% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25390 31031 34555
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SharePoint Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint Server.

Salary trend for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Server over the 6 months to 24 August 2017.

Salary histogram for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England +122 213 £50,000 +11.11% 18
UK excluding London +59 126 £45,500 +1.11% 10
London +65 83 £53,000 +6.00% 8
South East +97 55 £44,000 -7.37% 5
Midlands +51 28 £50,000 +3.09%
West Midlands +47 25 £50,000 +3.09%
North of England +7 22 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South West +15 14 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Yorkshire - 11 £42,500 - 2
North West -18 9 £40,000 +3.23%
East of England -10 4 £37,500 -16.67% 2
East Midlands +14 3 £43,750 -10.26%
North East +14 2 £25,000 -42.86%
Scotland +5 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 August 2017, IT jobs citing SharePoint Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 208 (93.27%) SharePoint
2 194 (87.00%) Microsoft
3 114 (51.12%) .NET
4 108 (48.43%) SQL Server
5 101 (45.29%) Windows
6 88 (39.46%) Active Directory
7 84 (37.67%) SQL
7 84 (37.67%) Windows Server
8 72 (32.29%) PowerShell
9 71 (31.84%) JavaScript
10 68 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
11 67 (30.04%) Workflow
12 65 (29.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 57 (25.56%) Finance
13 57 (25.56%) Office 365
14 56 (25.11%) ASP.NET
15 55 (24.66%) CSS
16 54 (24.22%) C#
17 49 (21.97%) Microsoft Azure
18 45 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
19 44 (19.73%) SharePoint 2013
19 44 (19.73%) CRM
19 44 (19.73%) MS Exchange
20 43 (19.28%) MCSE
20 43 (19.28%) Banking
21 41 (18.39%) Dynamics CRM
22 40 (17.94%) Performance Tuning
23 39 (17.49%) Microsoft Office
24 38 (17.04%) AngularJS
25 32 (14.35%) ITIL

SharePoint Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 208 (93.27%) SharePoint
2 44 (19.73%) MS Exchange
2 44 (19.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 29 (13.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 22 (9.87%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (8.07%) IIS
7 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.69%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.35%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.90%) Apache
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 39 (17.49%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.24%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) EngageOne
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 41 (18.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (1.35%) SAP BPC
4 3 (1.35%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.45%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 57 (25.56%) Office 365
2 49 (21.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.59%) OneDrive
4 8 (3.59%) SaaS
5 6 (2.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.69%) iPaaS
5 6 (2.69%) PaaS
6 3 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.31%) Intranet
2 17 (7.62%) SAN
2 17 (7.62%) SMTP
2 17 (7.62%) VoIP
3 12 (5.38%) DHCP
3 12 (5.38%) DNS
3 12 (5.38%) Firewall
4 11 (4.93%) LAN
5 8 (3.59%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (3.59%) TCP/IP
5 8 (3.59%) WAN
6 6 (2.69%) Skype
7 5 (2.24%) Internet
7 5 (2.24%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.79%) VPN
9 3 (1.35%) DSL
9 3 (1.35%) ISDN
9 3 (1.35%) NAS
9 3 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (48.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.59%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.69%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.24%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.35%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.35%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.90%) Power BI
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (8.52%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.83%) JIRA
3 7 (3.14%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (2.69%) Bitbucket
4 6 (2.69%) GitLab
4 6 (2.69%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.45%) MorphX
7 1 (0.45%) Selenium
7 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
General
1 57 (25.56%) Finance
2 43 (19.28%) Banking
3 20 (8.97%) Investment Banking
4 19 (8.52%) Advertising
5 18 (8.07%) Retail
6 17 (7.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (7.62%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.24%) Legal
7 5 (2.24%) Publishing
8 4 (1.79%) Billing
9 3 (1.35%) Back Office
9 3 (1.35%) Marketing
10 2 (0.90%) Local Government
10 2 (0.90%) Military
11 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.45%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 80 (35.87%) Developer
2 52 (23.32%) Administrator
2 52 (23.32%) SharePoint Developer
3 51 (22.87%) SharePoint Administrator
4 30 (13.45%) Analyst
5 21 (9.42%) Support Analyst
6 20 (8.97%) .NET Developer
6 20 (8.97%) Senior Developer
7 19 (8.52%) Architect
7 19 (8.52%) CRM Developer
8 18 (8.07%) Consultant
9 17 (7.62%) Team Leader
10 14 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (5.83%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (5.83%) C# Developer
11 13 (5.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 13 (5.83%) Senior C# Developer
11 13 (5.83%) SharePoint Consultant
12 11 (4.93%) Infrastructure Support
12 11 (4.93%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (51.12%) .NET
2 56 (25.11%) ASP.NET
3 55 (24.66%) CSS
4 38 (17.04%) AngularJS
5 24 (10.76%) HTML
6 18 (8.07%) XML
7 14 (6.28%) XSLT
8 13 (5.83%) jQuery
8 13 (5.83%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (5.83%) LINQ
9 11 (4.93%) React
10 9 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (3.59%) Web Services
12 7 (3.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 6 (2.69%) Node.js
14 4 (1.79%) .NET Framework
14 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 3 (1.35%) REST
15 3 (1.35%) SOAP
16 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.07%) User Experience
3 13 (5.83%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.83%) NHS
4 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.24%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.35%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.35%) HP Storage
8 3 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.90%) Fintech
9 2 (0.90%) Social Network
10 1 (0.45%) iSeries
10 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 101 (45.29%) Windows
2 84 (37.67%) Windows Server
3 31 (13.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (13.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (8.97%) Windows 10
6 15 (6.73%) Windows 7
7 14 (6.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (5.38%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.48%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.24%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.90%) Unix
11 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.45%) Linux
12 1 (0.45%) VMS
12 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (30.04%) Workflow
3 44 (19.73%) CRM
4 40 (17.94%) Performance Tuning
5 32 (14.35%) ITIL
6 31 (13.90%) Statistics
7 27 (12.11%) Migration
8 22 (9.87%) Document Management
9 19 (8.52%) Service Desk Management
10 17 (7.62%) Asset Management
10 17 (7.62%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (7.62%) Task Automation
10 17 (7.62%) Wealth Management
11 15 (6.73%) Business Analysis
12 14 (6.28%) Customer Requirements
12 14 (6.28%) Scrum
13 13 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (5.83%) Service Delivery
14 12 (5.38%) MVC
14 12 (5.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (37.67%) SQL
2 72 (32.29%) PowerShell
3 71 (31.84%) JavaScript
4 54 (24.22%) C#
5 25 (11.21%) PHP
6 14 (6.28%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.04%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.14%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.69%) Java
9 6 (2.69%) Python
9 6 (2.69%) Ruby
10 3 (1.35%) ABAP
10 3 (1.35%) VB
10 3 (1.35%) VBA
11 2 (0.90%) X++
12 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.45%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.45%) Groovy
12 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (29.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (19.28%) MCSE
3 23 (10.31%) Degree
4 13 (5.83%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.04%) MCSA
6 7 (3.14%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.24%) MCITP
8 4 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.35%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.35%) CCNA
10 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.90%) MCP
11 1 (0.45%) CCNP
11 1 (0.45%) MCDST
11 1 (0.45%) MOS
11 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.83%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.24%) QA
2 5 (2.24%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.45%) PMO
System Software
1 88 (39.46%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.62%) Postfix
4 9 (4.04%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.14%) vSphere
6 6 (2.69%) Docker
7 3 (1.35%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.90%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (13.00%) SCCM
2 7 (3.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.69%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.69%) Puppet
4 5 (2.24%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.35%) vCenter Server
6 3 (1.35%) WSUS
7 1 (0.45%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 194 (87.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.00%) VMware
3 24 (10.76%) Cisco
4 17 (7.62%) Citrix
5 16 (7.17%) HP
5 16 (7.17%) Oracle
6 12 (5.38%) Avaya
6 12 (5.38%) Symantec
7 10 (4.48%) Extreme Networks
7 10 (4.48%) Palo Alto
8 8 (3.59%) IBM
8 8 (3.59%) NetApp
9 7 (3.14%) Dell
9 7 (3.14%) Forcepoint
9 7 (3.14%) McAfee
9 7 (3.14%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.69%) Capita
11 4 (1.79%) JD Edwards
11 4 (1.79%) SAP
12 3 (1.35%) Ariba