Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1012 982 993
Rank change year-on-year -30 +11 +131
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 82 198 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.39% 0.71% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 65 181 170
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £23,000 £30,000 £36,700
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% - +2.86%

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 21,141 28,027 31,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.91% 16.58% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16,684 22,423 25,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,619 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.14% +6.02% +3.75%

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 19 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Top 9 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 19 August 2019. 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 -23 73 £55,000 +22.22% 12
UK excluding London -59 56 £57,500 +27.78% 10
West Midlands +49 26 £57,500 - 1
Midlands +3 26 £57,500 +27.78% 2
South East -4 25 £70,000 +33.33% 2
London +91 15 £42,500 -29.17% 2
North West +3 3 £26,500 +10.42% 2
North of England +1 3 £26,500 -19.70% 2
South West -7 2 £21,000 -53.33% 4

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, IT jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 78 (95.12%) SharePoint
2 74 (90.24%) Microsoft
3 37 (45.12%) Windows
4 33 (40.24%) SQL Server
4 33 (40.24%) Active Directory
5 32 (39.02%) VMware
6 30 (36.59%) .NET
6 30 (36.59%) C#
6 30 (36.59%) SCCM
7 29 (35.37%) SQL
7 29 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (30.49%) Office 365
9 24 (29.27%) Self-Motivation
9 24 (29.27%) Cisco
10 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Office
10 23 (28.05%) ITIL
10 23 (28.05%) Windows Server
11 22 (26.83%) ASP.NET
11 22 (26.83%) MVC
12 21 (25.61%) Degree
13 18 (21.95%) Management Information System
13 18 (21.95%) CSS
13 18 (21.95%) HP
13 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (19.51%) Symantec
15 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
15 16 (19.51%) Time Management

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 78 (95.12%) SharePoint
2 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 13 (15.85%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (14.63%) Skype for Business
5 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (10.98%) IIS
7 3 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.44%) Apache
8 2 (2.44%) MS Project Server
9 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.49%) Office 365
2 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.41%) Azure Functions
3 11 (13.41%) Serverless
4 9 (10.98%) Power Platform
5 8 (9.76%) PowerApps
6 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Flow
7 3 (3.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (3.66%) OneDrive
8 2 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) LAN
1 15 (18.29%) WAN
2 12 (14.63%) DHCP
2 12 (14.63%) DNS
3 11 (13.41%) Internet
3 11 (13.41%) Skype
3 11 (13.41%) VoIP
4 10 (12.20%) Firewall
5 8 (9.76%) SAN
6 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.88%) Network Security
6 4 (4.88%) VPN
6 4 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.44%) Extranet
7 2 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (40.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.41%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (13.41%) Cosmos DB
3 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.44%) Power BI
7 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.32%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Developer
2 15 (18.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Architect
4 12 (14.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (13.41%) IT Support
5 11 (13.41%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (10.98%) .NET Architect
7 8 (9.76%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 8 (9.76%) Analyst
7 8 (9.76%) Azure Architect
8 6 (7.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 6 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.10%) Administrator
9 5 (6.10%) SharePoint Support
9 5 (6.10%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.59%) .NET
2 22 (26.83%) ASP.NET
3 18 (21.95%) CSS
4 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
5 12 (14.63%) jQuery
6 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (13.41%) React
6 11 (13.41%) REST
6 11 (13.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (8.54%) HTML
8 6 (7.32%) XML
8 6 (7.32%) XSLT
9 5 (6.10%) Web Services
9 5 (6.10%) Web Services Management
10 1 (1.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.27%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (21.95%) Management Information System
3 13 (15.85%) Data Centre
3 13 (15.85%) Driving Licence
4 11 (13.41%) FMCG
5 4 (4.88%) Wiki
6 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) CCTV
6 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.12%) Windows
2 23 (28.05%) Windows Server
3 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (13.41%) Apple iOS
5 11 (13.41%) Windows 10
6 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.05%) ITIL
3 22 (26.83%) MVC
4 16 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (19.51%) Time Management
5 15 (18.29%) Patch Management
5 15 (18.29%) Project Delivery
5 15 (18.29%) Project Management
5 15 (18.29%) Workflow
6 14 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (14.63%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (14.63%) Web Filtering
8 11 (13.41%) Information Architecture
8 11 (13.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 11 (13.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (13.41%) Test Automation
9 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
10 7 (8.54%) Service Management
11 6 (7.32%) Waterfall
12 5 (6.10%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.59%) C#
2 29 (35.37%) SQL
3 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.63%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.32%) Java
5 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (25.61%) Degree
2 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (14.63%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (13.41%) MCP
5 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.10%) MCSA
6 5 (6.10%) MCSE
7 4 (4.88%) CCNA
7 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.66%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.22%) MCSD
9 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.22%) PMP
9 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) PMO
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (40.24%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.10%) XenApp
6 4 (4.88%) Firmware
7 3 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (36.59%) SCCM
2 12 (14.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (7.32%) vCenter Server
4 5 (6.10%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (6.10%) SCOM
5 4 (4.88%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (90.24%) Microsoft
2 32 (39.02%) VMware
3 24 (29.27%) Cisco
4 18 (21.95%) HP
5 16 (19.51%) Symantec
6 13 (15.85%) Dell
7 12 (14.63%) Forcepoint
7 12 (14.63%) IBM
7 12 (14.63%) McAfee
8 11 (13.41%) Apple
8 11 (13.41%) Trend Micro
9 7 (8.54%) CA
10 6 (7.32%) NetApp
11 5 (6.10%) Citrix
11 5 (6.10%) Lumension
11 5 (6.10%) Oracle
12 2 (2.44%) EMC
12 2 (2.44%) Fujitsu
13 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.22%) Sybase