Period
to 16 July 2020

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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 143 145
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 1,788 3,622 4,194
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.40% 2.48% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.92% 16.57% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,582 3,048 3,582
Median annual salary £47,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,473 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.29% +6.25% -2.44%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 10,569 21,861 29,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.21% 14.99% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8,390 17,273 23,449
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +1.16% +7.50%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the UK

SharePoint
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SharePoint in the UK

SharePoint
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SharePoint over the 6 months to 16 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in the UK

SharePoint
Top 18 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 16 July 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 -1 1,553 £47,500 - 164
UK excluding London +5 1,007 £43,473 +2.29% 149
London -30 637 £55,000 - 43
South East +2 293 £45,000 - 36
North of England +36 230 £40,000 +6.67% 33
North West +55 132 £45,000 +12.50% 20
Midlands -14 131 £42,500 +6.25% 23
Work from Home +41 130 £50,000 -13.04% 24
South West +13 129 £45,000 +5.88% 17
East of England +21 120 £42,500 -5.56% 12
West Midlands -5 89 £42,500 - 15
Yorkshire +34 82 £40,000 +14.29% 7
Wales +11 46 £45,000 - 6
Scotland +28 45 £42,500 -3.41% 21
East Midlands +12 41 £37,500 -6.25% 8
North East -12 16 £33,000 -8.33% 6
Northern Ireland +25 14 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Isle of Man - 4 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 July 2020, 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 with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 1,017 (56.88%) Microsoft
2 865 (48.38%) Office 365
3 818 (45.75%) Azure
4 669 (37.42%) Windows
5 593 (33.17%) Active Directory
6 465 (26.01%) SQL
7 431 (24.11%) .NET
8 413 (23.10%) SQL Server
9 388 (21.70%) Windows Server
10 376 (21.03%) Finance
11 343 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
12 311 (17.39%) CRM
13 305 (17.06%) C#
14 302 (16.89%) Business Intelligence
15 281 (15.72%) ITIL
16 279 (15.60%) Dynamics 365
17 277 (15.49%) PowerShell
18 269 (15.04%) Microsoft Office
19 258 (14.43%) Power Platform
20 253 (14.15%) VMware
21 249 (13.93%) Dynamics CRM
22 246 (13.76%) Problem-Solving
23 225 (12.58%) Windows 10
24 218 (12.19%) Migration
25 195 (10.91%) Azure Active Directory
26 181 (10.12%) Power BI
27 179 (10.01%) JavaScript
28 177 (9.90%) OneDrive
29 176 (9.84%) Oracle
30 175 (9.79%) DNS

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
1 157 (8.78%) MS Exchange
2 130 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
3 112 (6.26%) Skype for Business
4 97 (5.43%) IIS
5 92 (5.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 85 (4.75%) Confluence
7 68 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 60 (3.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 52 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 34 (1.90%) CMS
11 27 (1.51%) SharePoint Server
12 16 (0.89%) Drupal
13 12 (0.67%) Umbraco
14 10 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (0.39%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.39%) MQSeries
15 7 (0.39%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.34%) Mendix
16 6 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 269 (15.04%) Microsoft Office
2 109 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 53 (2.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 44 (2.46%) Microsoft Project
5 35 (1.96%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.17%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.39%) Camtasia
7 7 (0.39%) MadCap Flare
8 4 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.17%) Open Workbench
9 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.056%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.056%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.056%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.056%) Revit
Business Applications
1 249 (13.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 117 (6.54%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.50%) Maximo
5 8 (0.45%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.34%) Carpe Diem
6 6 (0.34%) Elite 3E
6 6 (0.34%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Eikon
7 2 (0.11%) Line 500
7 2 (0.11%) Relativity
7 2 (0.11%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.11%) Shopify
7 2 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 2 (0.11%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.056%) OPENHousing
8 1 (0.056%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 865 (48.38%) Office 365
2 818 (45.75%) Azure
3 279 (15.60%) Dynamics 365
4 258 (14.43%) Power Platform
5 195 (10.91%) Azure Active Directory
6 177 (9.90%) OneDrive
7 144 (8.05%) PowerApps
8 121 (6.77%) AWS
9 73 (4.08%) PaaS
10 67 (3.75%) IaaS
11 56 (3.13%) Power Automate
12 43 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
13 42 (2.35%) SaaS
14 22 (1.23%) Yammer
15 21 (1.17%) ShareGate
16 18 (1.01%) Logic Apps
16 18 (1.01%) Serverless
17 17 (0.95%) Azure Functions
17 17 (0.95%) Mimecast
18 15 (0.84%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 175 (9.79%) DNS
2 154 (8.61%) Skype
3 135 (7.55%) Firewall
4 120 (6.71%) DHCP
5 90 (5.03%) WAN
6 88 (4.92%) LAN
7 86 (4.81%) TCP/IP
8 79 (4.42%) SAN
8 79 (4.42%) VPN
9 57 (3.19%) Internet
10 53 (2.96%) Intranet
11 42 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
12 34 (1.90%) VoIP
13 31 (1.73%) Wireless
14 28 (1.57%) NetScaler
14 28 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
15 19 (1.06%) Unified Communications
16 16 (0.89%) PBX
17 15 (0.84%) WebEx
18 13 (0.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (23.10%) SQL Server
2 181 (10.12%) Power BI
3 111 (6.21%) BusinessObjects
4 81 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 71 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 61 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 43 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (1.62%) MySQL
8 29 (1.62%) Oracle Database
9 25 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
10 24 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
13 21 (1.17%) SQL Server 2016
14 16 (0.89%) NoSQL
14 16 (0.89%) Relational Database
15 15 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
16 13 (0.73%) Redis
17 11 (0.62%) GIS
18 10 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 135 (7.55%) JIRA
2 100 (5.59%) Visual Studio
3 90 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 70 (3.91%) Git (software)
5 19 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 16 (0.89%) Selenium
7 14 (0.78%) SoapUI
8 13 (0.73%) Cucumber
9 11 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (0.56%) Postman
10 10 (0.56%) REST Assured
11 9 (0.50%) Bitbucket
11 9 (0.50%) eggPlant
11 9 (0.50%) JMeter
11 9 (0.50%) JUnit
11 9 (0.50%) LoadRunner
11 9 (0.50%) TestNG
11 9 (0.50%) The Grinder
11 9 (0.50%) WebDriver
12 8 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 376 (21.03%) Finance
2 84 (4.70%) Legal
3 64 (3.58%) Public Sector
4 59 (3.30%) Law
5 47 (2.63%) Retail
6 36 (2.01%) Marketing
7 34 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.79%) Banking
9 26 (1.45%) Local Government
10 24 (1.34%) Back Office
11 22 (1.23%) Telecoms
12 21 (1.17%) Advertising
13 17 (0.95%) Billing
14 10 (0.56%) Automotive
15 7 (0.39%) Publishing
16 6 (0.34%) Games
17 5 (0.28%) Financial Institution
18 4 (0.22%) Front Office
19 3 (0.17%) Military
19 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 308 (17.23%) Developer
2 247 (13.81%) Analyst
3 167 (9.34%) Consultant
4 155 (8.67%) Support Engineer
5 151 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 122 (6.82%) Architect
7 89 (4.98%) Support Analyst
8 84 (4.70%) Project Manager
9 83 (4.64%) SharePoint Developer
10 81 (4.53%) IT Support
11 79 (4.42%) Applications Support
12 78 (4.36%) IT Engineer
13 74 (4.14%) .NET Developer
14 70 (3.91%) Administrator
15 60 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
16 56 (3.13%) IT Analyst
17 55 (3.08%) Office 365 Engineer
18 51 (2.85%) IT Manager
19 50 (2.80%) 3rd Line Support
20 47 (2.63%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (24.11%) .NET
2 142 (7.94%) ASP.NET
3 141 (7.89%) HTML
4 127 (7.10%) CSS
5 105 (5.87%) J2EE
6 77 (4.31%) Web Services
7 71 (3.97%) .NET Framework
8 61 (3.41%) jQuery
9 59 (3.30%) AngularJS
10 46 (2.57%) Entity Framework
11 43 (2.40%) HTML5
12 32 (1.79%) XML
13 31 (1.73%) .NET Core
14 30 (1.68%) REST
15 27 (1.51%) Middleware
16 24 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (1.12%) React
19 18 (1.01%) LDAP
19 18 (1.01%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 142 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (4.42%) Management Information System
3 78 (4.36%) Data Centre
4 59 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
5 46 (2.57%) User Experience
6 32 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 32 (1.79%) Replication
7 24 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
8 23 (1.29%) Clustering
9 22 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (1.06%) Hedge funds
10 19 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 16 (0.89%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.84%) iPad
13 13 (0.73%) Reinsurance
14 12 (0.67%) Virtual Team
15 11 (0.62%) Fat Client
15 11 (0.62%) PKI
15 11 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 669 (37.42%) Windows
2 388 (21.70%) Windows Server
3 225 (12.58%) Windows 10
4 133 (7.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (5.87%) Windows Server 2016
6 64 (3.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 63 (3.52%) Windows 7
8 62 (3.47%) Linux
9 57 (3.19%) Windows Server 2019
10 22 (1.23%) Unix
11 19 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (0.73%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.50%) Android
13 9 (0.50%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.39%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.34%) HPUX
15 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.34%) VMS
16 4 (0.22%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (17.39%) CRM
3 302 (16.89%) Business Intelligence
4 281 (15.72%) ITIL
5 246 (13.76%) Problem-Solving
6 218 (12.19%) Migration
7 164 (9.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 157 (8.78%) Project Management
9 125 (6.99%) DevOps
10 89 (4.98%) Change Management
11 88 (4.92%) Project Delivery
12 77 (4.31%) Cybersecurity
12 77 (4.31%) Workflow
13 73 (4.08%) Service Management
14 68 (3.80%) Document Management
14 68 (3.80%) Scrum
15 67 (3.75%) Mentoring
15 67 (3.75%) Presales
16 66 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
17 63 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 465 (26.01%) SQL
2 305 (17.06%) C#
3 277 (15.49%) PowerShell
4 179 (10.01%) JavaScript
5 149 (8.33%) Java
6 59 (3.30%) Python
7 56 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 45 (2.52%) VB.NET
9 22 (1.23%) C
10 18 (1.01%) VBScript
11 17 (0.95%) VB
12 15 (0.84%) VBA
13 14 (0.78%) R
14 12 (0.67%) Shell Script
15 11 (0.62%) Bash Shell
16 10 (0.56%) Ruby
16 10 (0.56%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.39%) Go
18 5 (0.28%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.28%) X++
Qualifications
1 164 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 133 (7.44%) Degree
3 112 (6.26%) Security Cleared
4 95 (5.31%) SC Cleared
5 66 (3.69%) MCSE
6 49 (2.74%) MCSA
7 39 (2.18%) MCP
8 30 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (1.62%) DV Cleared
10 27 (1.51%) CCNA
11 25 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
12 20 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (0.95%) DBS Check
14 15 (0.84%) MCITP
15 11 (0.62%) MCT
16 10 (0.56%) ISEB
17 9 (0.50%) MCPD
18 8 (0.45%) ISTQB
19 7 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 7 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (5.03%) SLA
2 63 (3.52%) GDPR
3 49 (2.74%) QA
4 38 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (1.96%) PMO
6 12 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.45%) GxP
7 8 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.34%) NCSC
9 5 (0.28%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.17%) NIST
11 3 (0.17%) P3O
11 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.11%) ISO 22301
13 1 (0.056%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 1 (0.056%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 593 (33.17%) Active Directory
2 175 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (9.73%) Hyper-V
4 70 (3.91%) vSphere
5 38 (2.13%) XenApp
6 34 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
8 31 (1.73%) Docker
9 28 (1.57%) XenDesktop
10 26 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
11 21 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
12 16 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 12 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.45%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.39%) DFS Replication
16 6 (0.34%) vCloud
16 6 (0.34%) VMware NSX
16 6 (0.34%) Xen
17 4 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 4 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 147 (8.22%) SCCM
2 115 (6.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 31 (1.73%) Kubernetes
4 28 (1.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 27 (1.51%) SCOM
6 23 (1.29%) WSUS
7 15 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
8 14 (0.78%) PowerCLI
9 13 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (0.67%) vCenter Server
11 11 (0.62%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.62%) Terraform
12 10 (0.56%) Ansible
12 10 (0.56%) SCOrch
13 9 (0.50%) Jamf Pro
14 8 (0.45%) Backup Exec
14 8 (0.45%) Control-M
14 8 (0.45%) Grafana
14 8 (0.45%) XenMobile
15 7 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1,017 (56.88%) Microsoft
2 253 (14.15%) VMware
3 176 (9.84%) Oracle
4 139 (7.77%) Citrix
5 130 (7.27%) SAP
6 129 (7.21%) Cisco
7 56 (3.13%) HP
8 39 (2.18%) Veeam
9 37 (2.07%) Nintex
10 35 (1.96%) IBM
11 34 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
12 27 (1.51%) ServiceNow
13 26 (1.45%) NetApp
14 25 (1.40%) Reuters
15 24 (1.34%) Apple
15 24 (1.34%) Meraki
16 21 (1.17%) Adobe
16 21 (1.17%) Zerto
17 19 (1.06%) Capita
17 19 (1.06%) Remedy