Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 98 83
Rank change year-on-year -38 -15 -18
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 4406 5939 7438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.49% 2.93% 3.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.82% 15.58% 17.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3609 4827 6308
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31892 38109 43110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 18.01% 18.78% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25946 32294 35669
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,288 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the UK

SharePoint
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SharePoint in the UK

SharePoint
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in the UK

SharePoint
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 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 -22 4187 £45,000 +4.65% 272
UK excluding London -39 2385 £40,000 - 182
London -13 1912 £50,000 - 100
South East -7 772 £42,500 - 52
North of England -19 553 £38,500 +2.67% 44
Midlands -37 401 £41,500 +9.21% 36
North West -10 321 £40,000 +5.26% 24
West Midlands -26 307 £40,000 +1.72% 27
East of England -18 305 £52,500 +16.67% 11
South West -59 239 £37,500 - 25
Yorkshire -12 211 £39,500 +6.76% 16
East Midlands -43 93 £42,500 +8.28% 9
Scotland -73 87 £36,500 -8.75% 12
Wales -32 33 £32,163 -14.23% 2
North East -14 21 £35,000 -5.41% 4
Channel Islands - 6 £65,000 -
Northern Ireland -43 1 £30,000 -22.58%

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT jobs citing SharePoint 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.

1 2500 (56.74%) Microsoft
2 1555 (35.29%) Windows
3 1521 (34.52%) SQL Server
4 1444 (32.77%) SQL
5 1293 (29.35%) .NET
6 1191 (27.03%) Office 365
7 1117 (25.35%) Active Directory
8 1031 (23.40%) Finance
9 1027 (23.31%) C#
10 862 (19.56%) Windows Server
11 854 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
12 782 (17.75%) CRM
13 748 (16.98%) JavaScript
14 735 (16.68%) ITIL
15 726 (16.48%) Microsoft Office
16 724 (16.43%) VMware
17 704 (15.98%) ASP.NET
18 674 (15.30%) Microsoft Azure
19 631 (14.32%) Degree
20 630 (14.30%) HTML
21 622 (14.12%) SharePoint 2013
22 593 (13.46%) CSS
23 563 (12.78%) PowerShell
24 538 (12.21%) Dynamics CRM
25 503 (11.42%) MS Exchange
26 477 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
27 465 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
28 464 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
28 464 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
29 434 (9.85%) Windows Server 2012

SharePoint
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
1 622 (14.12%) SharePoint 2013
2 503 (11.42%) MS Exchange
3 425 (9.65%) IIS
4 361 (8.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 308 (6.99%) Skype for Business
6 223 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 222 (5.04%) BizTalk Server
8 200 (4.54%) SharePoint Server
9 132 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 84 (1.91%) CMS
10 84 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 79 (1.79%) Apache
12 46 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 42 (0.95%) Confluence
14 36 (0.82%) WebSphere
15 26 (0.59%) MS Project Server
15 26 (0.59%) Umbraco
16 25 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
17 24 (0.54%) WordPress
18 23 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 726 (16.48%) Microsoft Office
2 405 (9.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 251 (5.70%) Microsoft Project
4 197 (4.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 150 (3.40%) MS Visio
6 56 (1.27%) InfoPath
7 37 (0.84%) Photoshop
8 20 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
9 19 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
10 13 (0.30%) Acrobat
11 11 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
12 6 (0.14%) Camtasia
12 6 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
13 5 (0.11%) Snagit
14 2 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.045%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.045%) SPSS
14 2 (0.045%) Stata
15 1 (0.023%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.023%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 538 (12.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 70 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 44 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (0.39%) Exstream
4 17 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 16 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
6 14 (0.32%) Maximo
7 13 (0.30%) SAP ERP
8 10 (0.23%) Scribe Insight
8 10 (0.23%) Visualfiles
9 9 (0.20%) iTrent
9 9 (0.20%) ResourceLink
10 8 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
11 6 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
11 6 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
11 6 (0.14%) SAP BPC
11 6 (0.14%) SAP HR
12 5 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
12 5 (0.11%) JDE OneWorld
13 4 (0.091%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1191 (27.03%) Office 365
2 674 (15.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 229 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
4 137 (3.11%) SaaS
5 102 (2.32%) PaaS
6 100 (2.27%) IaaS
7 70 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
8 66 (1.50%) OneDrive
9 57 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
10 49 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
11 45 (1.02%) Yammer
12 22 (0.50%) GitHub
13 15 (0.34%) G Suite
13 15 (0.34%) Oracle Service Cloud
14 14 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
15 13 (0.30%) Dropbox
16 10 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
17 9 (0.20%) Boomi
17 9 (0.20%) Mimecast
18 5 (0.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 414 (9.40%) DNS
2 332 (7.54%) DHCP
3 314 (7.13%) Firewall
4 272 (6.17%) Skype
5 245 (5.56%) SAN
6 234 (5.31%) TCP/IP
7 217 (4.93%) LAN
8 209 (4.74%) WAN
9 203 (4.61%) Intranet
10 164 (3.72%) VPN
11 131 (2.97%) VoIP
12 74 (1.68%) Internet
13 64 (1.45%) VLAN
14 63 (1.43%) SMTP
15 61 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
16 58 (1.32%) NAS
17 56 (1.27%) Wireless
18 45 (1.02%) iSCSI
19 39 (0.89%) HTTP
19 39 (0.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1521 (34.52%) SQL Server
2 392 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 302 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 220 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 213 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 185 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 181 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
8 158 (3.59%) Power BI
9 154 (3.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 102 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 97 (2.20%) Relational Database
12 71 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
13 65 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
14 62 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 58 (1.32%) MySQL
16 57 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
17 44 (1.00%) RDBMS
18 39 (0.89%) QlikView
19 38 (0.86%) Big Data
20 37 (0.84%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 279 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 277 (6.29%) Visual Studio
3 125 (2.84%) JIRA
4 107 (2.43%) Subversion
5 84 (1.91%) Git (software)
6 83 (1.88%) Selenium
7 61 (1.38%) NUnit
8 38 (0.86%) TeamCity
9 36 (0.82%) Jenkins
10 33 (0.75%) Jasmine
11 32 (0.73%) Moq
12 29 (0.66%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 29 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 28 (0.64%) MSTest
14 26 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
15 25 (0.57%) Bitbucket
16 19 (0.43%) HP UFT
16 19 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
17 14 (0.32%) Grunt
18 13 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1031 (23.40%) Finance
2 314 (7.13%) Banking
3 193 (4.38%) Advertising
4 164 (3.72%) Retail
5 155 (3.52%) Legal
6 154 (3.50%) Law
7 135 (3.06%) Investment Banking
8 112 (2.54%) Telecoms
9 86 (1.95%) Manufacturing
10 78 (1.77%) Publishing
11 74 (1.68%) Marketing
12 68 (1.54%) Retail Banking
13 57 (1.29%) Back Office
14 45 (1.02%) Financial Institution
15 30 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
16 27 (0.61%) Games
17 19 (0.43%) French Language
18 15 (0.34%) Billing
18 15 (0.34%) German Language
19 13 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1024 (23.24%) Developer
2 757 (17.18%) Analyst
3 343 (7.78%) .NET Developer
4 310 (7.04%) Support Analyst
5 309 (7.01%) Administrator
6 305 (6.92%) SharePoint Developer
7 300 (6.81%) Architect
8 281 (6.38%) Applications Support
9 248 (5.63%) Consultant
10 246 (5.58%) C# Developer
11 227 (5.15%) Support Engineer
12 195 (4.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 188 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
14 187 (4.24%) IT Support
15 153 (3.47%) Project Manager
15 153 (3.47%) SharePoint Administrator
16 147 (3.34%) ASP.NET Developer
17 143 (3.25%) Senior Developer
18 135 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
19 122 (2.77%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1293 (29.35%) .NET
2 704 (15.98%) ASP.NET
3 630 (14.30%) HTML
4 593 (13.46%) CSS
5 293 (6.65%) Web Services
6 283 (6.42%) jQuery
7 263 (5.97%) AngularJS
8 241 (5.47%) .NET Framework
9 225 (5.11%) XML
10 221 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 215 (4.88%) HTML5
12 197 (4.47%) WCF
13 133 (3.02%) WPF
14 130 (2.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 117 (2.66%) Ajax
16 107 (2.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 106 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 102 (2.32%) CSS3
19 97 (2.20%) REST
20 86 (1.95%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 343 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 241 (5.47%) Management Information System
3 175 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 166 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 163 (3.70%) User Experience
6 96 (2.18%) Mobile App
7 87 (1.97%) Clustering
8 81 (1.84%) Replication
9 74 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 70 (1.59%) Driving Licence
11 65 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
12 59 (1.34%) Public Cloud
13 58 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
14 50 (1.13%) Fixed Income
15 40 (0.91%) PMI
16 35 (0.79%) CMDB
16 35 (0.79%) Hedge funds
17 33 (0.75%) Data Structures
17 33 (0.75%) e-Learning
18 32 (0.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1555 (35.29%) Windows
2 862 (19.56%) Windows Server
3 465 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 434 (9.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 298 (6.76%) Windows 7
6 260 (5.90%) Linux
7 207 (4.70%) Windows 10
8 177 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 141 (3.20%) Unix
10 92 (2.09%) Windows 8
11 91 (2.07%) Apple iOS
12 80 (1.82%) Android
13 53 (1.20%) Windows XP
14 45 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 31 (0.70%) CentOS
15 31 (0.70%) Solaris
16 25 (0.57%) Mac OS
17 23 (0.52%) Mac OS X
18 16 (0.36%) Ubuntu
19 13 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 854 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
2 782 (17.75%) CRM
3 735 (16.68%) ITIL
4 464 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 400 (9.08%) MVC
6 395 (8.97%) Project Management
7 337 (7.65%) Migration
8 312 (7.08%) PRINCE2
9 307 (6.97%) Scrum
10 287 (6.51%) Workflow
11 250 (5.67%) SDLC
12 211 (4.79%) Change Management
13 210 (4.77%) Mentoring
14 194 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
15 184 (4.18%) Document Management
16 180 (4.09%) Asset Management
17 177 (4.02%) Web Development
18 171 (3.88%) Waterfall
19 169 (3.84%) Service Management
20 168 (3.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1444 (32.77%) SQL
2 1027 (23.31%) C#
3 748 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 563 (12.78%) PowerShell
5 238 (5.40%) T-SQL
6 154 (3.50%) PHP
7 150 (3.40%) VB.NET
8 148 (3.36%) Java
9 138 (3.13%) VB
10 86 (1.95%) VBA
11 59 (1.34%) VBScript
12 54 (1.23%) Python
13 43 (0.98%) C
14 39 (0.89%) PL/SQL
15 36 (0.82%) TypeScript
16 28 (0.64%) C++
17 21 (0.48%) Perl
18 16 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 11 (0.25%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 631 (14.32%) Degree
2 464 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 272 (6.17%) MCSE
4 182 (4.13%) Security Cleared
5 154 (3.50%) MCSA
6 140 (3.18%) SC Cleared
7 132 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 100 (2.27%) MCP
9 84 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
10 72 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 65 (1.48%) MCITP
12 58 (1.32%) PMI Certification
13 53 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
14 51 (1.16%) CCNA
14 51 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 41 (0.93%) ISEB
16 38 (0.86%) DV Cleared
17 28 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
18 25 (0.57%) PMP
19 23 (0.52%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (3.81%) PMO
2 142 (3.22%) SLA
3 111 (2.52%) QA
4 71 (1.61%) Data Quality
5 52 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.36%) PCI DSS
8 14 (0.32%) HL7
9 12 (0.27%) COBIT
9 12 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
10 11 (0.25%) P3O
11 10 (0.23%) ISO 9001
12 8 (0.18%) GDPR
13 3 (0.068%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.068%) IFRS
13 3 (0.068%) IFRS 9
13 3 (0.068%) ISO 22301
13 3 (0.068%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.045%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 2 (0.045%) GxP
System Software
1 1117 (25.35%) Active Directory
2 477 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 364 (8.26%) Hyper-V
4 134 (3.04%) vSphere
5 110 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 96 (2.18%) XenApp
7 71 (1.61%) XenDesktop
8 42 (0.95%) DFS Replication
9 41 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
10 33 (0.75%) Terminal Services
11 26 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
12 24 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
13 22 (0.50%) Postfix
14 20 (0.45%) Docker
14 20 (0.45%) XenServer
15 16 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 11 (0.25%) ISA Server
17 8 (0.18%) Terminal Server
17 8 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
18 7 (0.16%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 237 (5.38%) SCCM
2 80 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 67 (1.52%) SCOM
4 54 (1.23%) WSUS
5 45 (1.02%) Puppet
6 35 (0.79%) NetBackup
7 31 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
8 28 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
9 26 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
9 26 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 24 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 21 (0.48%) vCenter Server
12 19 (0.43%) Nagios
13 17 (0.39%) Control-M
14 16 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 15 (0.34%) SCDPM
16 14 (0.32%) Cacti
17 13 (0.30%) FortiGate
17 13 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2500 (56.74%) Microsoft
2 724 (16.43%) VMware
3 385 (8.74%) Citrix
4 315 (7.15%) Cisco
5 279 (6.33%) Oracle
6 241 (5.47%) HP
7 167 (3.79%) SAP
8 116 (2.63%) NetApp
9 88 (2.00%) IBM
10 78 (1.77%) Dell
10 78 (1.77%) Symantec
10 78 (1.77%) Veeam
11 77 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
12 70 (1.59%) Nintex
13 67 (1.52%) EMC
14 55 (1.25%) Sitecore
15 53 (1.20%) Xamarin
16 52 (1.18%) Adobe
16 52 (1.18%) CA
16 52 (1.18%) Remedy
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Montash
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
WM Reply
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: From £27,270 to £39,682 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Softcat
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + London Location Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday