Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 756 1029 982
Rank change year-on-year +273 -47 +8
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 22 81 197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.057% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 0.38% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21 67 185
Median annual salary £45,000 £48,135 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.51% +6.97% -10.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,000 £30,600
90th Percentile £72,000 £83,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -21.74% +27.78% -

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 8,791 21,161 28,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.15% 14.88% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6,950 16,740 22,475
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -1.14% +6.02%

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SharePoint Server.

Salary trend for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SharePoint Server over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Salary histogram for SharePoint Server in the UK

SharePoint Server
Top 7 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 14 August 2020. 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 +275 22 £45,000 -21.74% 10
UK excluding London +247 12 £45,000 -21.74% 8
London +217 10 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Midlands +105 9 £45,000 -21.74% 3
East Midlands - 8 £45,000 - 1
South West +115 3 £36,250 +72.62% 2
West Midlands +69 1 £22,500 -60.87% 2

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 22 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
4 15 (68.18%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 10 (45.45%) .NET
7 9 (40.91%) C#
8 8 (36.36%) Change Management
8 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (36.36%) Azure
9 7 (31.82%) Office 365
9 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
9 7 (31.82%) Service Management
9 7 (31.82%) Law
9 7 (31.82%) Legal
9 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2016
10 6 (27.27%) Intranet
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (27.27%) SAP
10 6 (27.27%) Classic ASP
10 6 (27.27%) Presales
10 6 (27.27%) IaaS
10 6 (27.27%) Metadata Management
10 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 6 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010

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 22 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
3 6 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (22.73%) Confluence
5 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (18.18%) IIS
6 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Azure
2 7 (31.82%) Office 365
3 6 (27.27%) IaaS
4 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (18.18%) PaaS
5 2 (9.09%) NuGet
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (4.55%) AWS
6 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (4.55%) GCP
6 1 (4.55%) OneDrive
6 1 (4.55%) Power Platform
6 1 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Intranet
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) VoIP
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
5 1 (4.55%) DMZ
5 1 (4.55%) Extranet
5 1 (4.55%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) Skype
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (4.55%) BigQuery
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Power BI
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 2 (9.09%) FishEye
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
2 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (31.82%) Law
1 7 (31.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Professional Services Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Junior
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
1 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 6 (27.27%) Classic ASP
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Blog
3 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2019
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) CentOS
6 1 (4.55%) Debian
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 7 (31.82%) Service Management
3 6 (27.27%) Metadata Management
3 6 (27.27%) Presales
4 5 (22.73%) Migration
4 5 (22.73%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
6 2 (9.09%) Requirements Gathering
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
7 1 (4.55%) Document Management
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Microservices
7 1 (4.55%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.55%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.55%) RHCE
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) Docker
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (13.64%) Ansible
2 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (9.09%) MIIS
4 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.55%) Puppet
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (4.55%) Terraform
4 1 (4.55%) WSUS
4 1 (4.55%) yum
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
5 2 (9.09%) Sybase
6 1 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (4.55%) Nintex
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat