Microsoft SharePoint
UK

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 29 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 103 166 205
Rank change year-on-year +63 +39 -55
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 2,665 2,190 3,416
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.58% 2.25% 2.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.04% 19.85% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,188 1,699 2,437
10th Percentile £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £31,750 £34,750 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -

All Application Platform Skills
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 10,644 11,033 23,479
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 10.31% 11.36% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7,070 7,439 11,573
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £34,063 £40,000 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.46% +6.67% -

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 29 May 2024.

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 29 May 2024. 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
Jobs
England +65 2,420 £42,500 -15.00% 556
UK excluding London +67 1,948 £40,000 -5.88% 422
Work from Home +28 818 £50,000 -4.76% 255
London +31 622 £52,500 -12.50% 162
South East +22 487 £42,500 - 87
North of England +112 425 £40,000 -5.88% 106
Midlands +39 395 £42,500 -5.03% 72
West Midlands +32 259 £43,750 +5.28% 36
South West +31 238 £45,000 +12.50% 77
East of England +54 232 £35,000 -17.65% 34
Yorkshire +138 179 £35,000 -22.22% 30
North West +44 178 £45,000 +5.88% 69
East Midlands +36 134 £42,500 -10.53% 35
Scotland -42 104 £40,000 -0.05% 33
North East +44 68 £45,000 +11.11% 8
Northern Ireland +47 39 £35,000 -22.22% 11
Wales +23 32 £54,000 +50.00% 8

SharePoint
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 762 (28.59%) Microsoft Exchange
2 52 (1.95%) IIS
3 42 (1.58%) Confluence
4 25 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (0.83%) CMS
5 22 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 21 (0.79%) WordPress
7 14 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (0.30%) Skype for Business
10 7 (0.26%) IBM Notes
10 7 (0.26%) MS Project Server
11 6 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.23%) Drupal
11 6 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.19%) Documentum
12 5 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.19%) SAS
13 4 (0.15%) Jupyter
Applications
1 425 (15.95%) Microsoft Office
2 273 (10.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 109 (4.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 61 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 41 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.30%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.23%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.15%) Trello
10 3 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.11%) Chatbot
10 3 (0.11%) ProjectWise
11 2 (0.075%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.075%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.075%) CATIA
11 2 (0.075%) InDesign
11 2 (0.075%) NASTRAN
12 1 (0.038%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 151 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
5 9 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.30%) Maximo
6 8 (0.30%) NEC Housing
7 7 (0.26%) Relativity
8 6 (0.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 6 (0.23%) NetSuite
9 5 (0.19%) Sage X3
10 4 (0.15%) CA PPM
11 3 (0.11%) Infor SunSystems
11 3 (0.11%) Salesforce CRM
11 3 (0.11%) Shopify
12 2 (0.075%) iTrent
12 2 (0.075%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.075%) Sage 200
12 2 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.075%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1,626 (61.01%) Microsoft 365
2 1,151 (43.19%) Azure
3 659 (24.73%) Power Platform
4 447 (16.77%) Entra ID
5 433 (16.25%) OneDrive
6 297 (11.14%) PowerApps
7 286 (10.73%) Power Automate
8 217 (8.14%) Dynamics 365
9 128 (4.80%) AWS
10 85 (3.19%) Azure DevOps
11 65 (2.44%) SaaS
12 60 (2.25%) Mimecast
13 49 (1.84%) Serverless
14 45 (1.69%) IaaS
15 42 (1.58%) Azure Logic Apps
16 38 (1.43%) PaaS
17 36 (1.35%) Azure Functions
18 33 (1.24%) ShareGate
19 32 (1.20%) GCP
19 32 (1.20%) Microsoft Purview
Communications & Networking
1 412 (15.46%) Firewall
2 310 (11.63%) DNS
3 237 (8.89%) DHCP
4 201 (7.54%) WAN
5 190 (7.13%) LAN
6 181 (6.79%) VPN
7 173 (6.49%) Intranet
8 148 (5.55%) TCP/IP
9 147 (5.52%) Wi-Fi
10 132 (4.95%) VLAN
11 77 (2.89%) SAN
12 70 (2.63%) VoIP
13 62 (2.33%) Wireless
14 60 (2.25%) Remote Desktop
15 52 (1.95%) Network Security
16 40 (1.50%) Internet
17 32 (1.20%) SD-WAN
18 28 (1.05%) NAS
19 25 (0.94%) iSCSI
20 23 (0.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (13.28%) Power BI
2 275 (10.32%) SQL Server
3 63 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
5 37 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
6 35 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 27 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (0.98%) MySQL
9 24 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (0.64%) Metadata
11 16 (0.60%) Power Query
12 15 (0.56%) NoSQL
13 14 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.45%) Tableau
16 9 (0.34%) EDRMS
16 9 (0.34%) MS Access
16 9 (0.34%) QlikView
17 8 (0.30%) EDMS
17 8 (0.30%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 129 (4.84%) JIRA
2 41 (1.54%) Visual Studio
3 34 (1.28%) Git
4 26 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (0.38%) gulp
5 10 (0.38%) Yeoman
6 6 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (0.23%) Toad
6 6 (0.23%) Visual Studio Code
7 4 (0.15%) Hudson
8 3 (0.11%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.075%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.075%) MSTest
9 2 (0.075%) NUnit
9 2 (0.075%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.038%) GitLab
10 1 (0.038%) JMeter
10 1 (0.038%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.038%) Selenium
10 1 (0.038%) TeamCity
General
1 930 (34.90%) Social Skills
2 434 (16.29%) Finance
3 253 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
4 188 (7.05%) Legal
5 161 (6.04%) Retail
6 154 (5.78%) Law
7 146 (5.48%) Manufacturing
8 135 (5.07%) Public Sector
9 108 (4.05%) Banking
10 107 (4.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 101 (3.79%) Marketing
12 89 (3.34%) Organisational Skills
13 68 (2.55%) Telecoms
14 56 (2.10%) Documentation Skills
15 54 (2.03%) Presentation Skills
16 39 (1.46%) Electronics
17 33 (1.24%) Local Government
18 29 (1.09%) Aerospace
19 23 (0.86%) Influencing Skills
20 22 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 343 (12.87%) Support Engineer
2 333 (12.50%) Developer
3 306 (11.48%) Analyst
4 294 (11.03%) IT Support
5 236 (8.86%) IT Engineer
6 183 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 182 (6.83%) Administrator
8 180 (6.75%) Senior
9 169 (6.34%) Consultant
10 161 (6.04%) IT Support Engineer
11 159 (5.97%) Lead
12 151 (5.67%) SharePoint Developer
13 143 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support
14 132 (4.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 115 (4.32%) Support Analyst
16 102 (3.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 101 (3.79%) Architect
18 100 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
18 100 (3.75%) IT Manager
19 99 (3.71%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (5.63%) .NET
2 90 (3.38%) HTML
3 84 (3.15%) CSS
4 76 (2.85%) SPFx
5 42 (1.58%) ASP.NET
6 40 (1.50%) React
7 35 (1.31%) .NET Framework
8 34 (1.28%) HTML5 Canvas
9 27 (1.01%) Web Services
10 26 (0.98%) RESTful
11 24 (0.90%) Microsoft Graph
12 23 (0.86%) REST
13 22 (0.83%) .NET Core
14 21 (0.79%) AngularJS
15 19 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (0.64%) XML
17 15 (0.56%) HTML5
17 15 (0.56%) J2EE
17 15 (0.56%) jQuery
17 15 (0.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 117 (4.39%) Management Information System
2 103 (3.86%) Driving Licence
3 94 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
4 80 (3.00%) Data Centre
5 52 (1.95%) Low-Code
6 47 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
7 45 (1.69%) Onboarding
8 41 (1.54%) Replication
9 31 (1.16%) iPad
9 31 (1.16%) Public Cloud
10 28 (1.05%) Product Ownership
11 25 (0.94%) Smartphone
12 20 (0.75%) CCTV
12 20 (0.75%) FMCG
13 19 (0.71%) Client/Server
13 19 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
14 18 (0.68%) IoT
15 17 (0.64%) BYOD
15 17 (0.64%) Fat Client
15 17 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 968 (36.32%) Windows
2 528 (19.81%) Windows Server
3 296 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 103 (3.86%) Linux
5 100 (3.75%) Windows Server 2016
6 93 (3.49%) Windows Server 2019
7 91 (3.41%) Android
8 89 (3.34%) Apple iOS
9 66 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 60 (2.25%) Mac OS
11 34 (1.28%) Windows 7
12 29 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (0.90%) VMS
14 16 (0.60%) Windows 8
15 15 (0.56%) Ubuntu
16 10 (0.38%) Unix
17 7 (0.26%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
19 4 (0.15%) Debian
20 2 (0.075%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 491 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
2 413 (15.50%) Customer Service
3 375 (14.07%) Business Intelligence
4 370 (13.88%) Agile
5 363 (13.62%) Project Management
6 306 (11.48%) ITIL
7 251 (9.42%) Cybersecurity
8 210 (7.88%) CRM
9 199 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 196 (7.35%) Migration
11 174 (6.53%) DevOps
12 161 (6.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 152 (5.70%) Project Delivery
14 145 (5.44%) Coaching
15 143 (5.37%) Mentoring
15 143 (5.37%) Service Delivery
16 129 (4.84%) Process Improvement
17 126 (4.73%) Roadmaps
18 118 (4.43%) Data Protection
19 112 (4.20%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 395 (14.82%) SQL
2 276 (10.36%) PowerShell
3 162 (6.08%) C#
4 136 (5.10%) JavaScript
5 65 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 37 (1.39%) Python
7 34 (1.28%) TypeScript
8 26 (0.98%) Java
9 24 (0.90%) Bash
10 14 (0.53%) PHP
11 11 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions
12 10 (0.38%) R
13 9 (0.34%) VB
14 7 (0.26%) VBA
15 6 (0.23%) Formula Language
15 6 (0.23%) XPath
16 5 (0.19%) VBScript
17 3 (0.11%) C
18 2 (0.075%) VB.NET
19 1 (0.038%) X++
Qualifications
1 395 (14.82%) Degree
2 188 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 131 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 94 (3.53%) SC Cleared
5 75 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 58 (2.18%) MCSE
7 57 (2.14%) DV Cleared
8 50 (1.88%) Azure Certification
9 45 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
10 41 (1.54%) DBS Check
10 41 (1.54%) PMI Certification
11 40 (1.50%) CCNA
11 40 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
12 35 (1.31%) MCSA
13 29 (1.09%) A+ Certification
13 29 (1.09%) MCP
14 28 (1.05%) PMP
15 22 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
16 18 (0.68%) Master's Degree
16 18 (0.68%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (4.99%) GDPR
2 99 (3.71%) Data Quality
3 82 (3.08%) SLA
4 44 (1.65%) Cyber Essentials
5 42 (1.58%) QA
6 40 (1.50%) PMO
7 39 (1.46%) Accessibility
8 38 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 23 (0.86%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 7 (0.26%) COSHH
11 7 (0.26%) NEBOSH
12 5 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.15%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.15%) NIST
14 3 (0.11%) IEC 62304
14 3 (0.11%) ISO 13485
15 2 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 17025
15 2 (0.075%) NCSC
15 2 (0.075%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 938 (35.20%) Active Directory
2 304 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 262 (9.83%) Hyper-V
4 63 (2.36%) vSphere
5 56 (2.10%) Virtual Desktop
6 48 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
7 43 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
8 31 (1.16%) XenApp
9 30 (1.13%) XenDesktop
10 22 (0.83%) Terminal Services
11 20 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
13 10 (0.38%) Firmware
14 9 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
15 8 (0.30%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.23%) pfSense
17 5 (0.19%) Docker
17 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 5 (0.19%) NFS
18 4 (0.15%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 441 (16.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 91 (3.41%) SCCM
3 50 (1.88%) WSUS
4 17 (0.64%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 17 (0.64%) Jamf Pro
5 14 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
6 11 (0.41%) FortiGate
6 11 (0.41%) Kubernetes
6 11 (0.41%) Terraform
7 10 (0.38%) vCenter Server
8 9 (0.34%) Backup Exec
8 9 (0.34%) SCOM
9 8 (0.30%) SmoothWall
10 5 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (0.15%) Proxmox
12 3 (0.11%) Ansible
12 3 (0.11%) Autotask
12 3 (0.11%) Dell DRAC
12 3 (0.11%) Progress Chef
Vendors
1 1,869 (70.13%) Microsoft
2 424 (15.91%) VMware
3 159 (5.97%) Cisco
4 148 (5.55%) Citrix
5 107 (4.02%) Veeam
6 74 (2.78%) Apple
7 64 (2.40%) Oracle
8 63 (2.36%) SAP
9 62 (2.33%) Google
9 62 (2.33%) Sophos
10 58 (2.18%) ServiceNow
11 55 (2.06%) HP
12 48 (1.80%) Dell
12 48 (1.80%) Meraki
13 32 (1.20%) Bloomberg
14 31 (1.16%) Juniper
15 29 (1.09%) Acronis
16 26 (0.98%) Sage
16 26 (0.98%) WatchGuard
17 25 (0.94%) Salesforce