Period
to 21 January 2022

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 21 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 157 135 142
Rank change year-on-year -22 +7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 2,995 1,563 3,175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.33% 2.47% 2.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.47% 17.70% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,327 1,333 2,591
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £34,568 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 17,147 8,829 18,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.34% 13.98% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10,668 7,157 15,030
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,250 £39,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £74,750 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +4.30%

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 21 January 2022.

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 21 January 2022. 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 -36 2,511 £49,698 +4.63% 603
UK excluding London -5 1,696 £40,000 - 474
London -72 964 £60,000 - 185
Work from Home -13 680 £54,000 +13.68% 118
South East -14 488 £45,000 +1.12% 99
North of England -16 407 £37,500 -6.25% 141
Midlands +3 305 £42,500 +14.47% 85
North West 0 215 £37,500 -11.24% 78
West Midlands -4 204 £47,500 +26.67% 55
Yorkshire -3 169 £38,000 +3.40% 42
East of England -15 169 £37,500 +7.14% 36
South West -9 157 £42,500 -2.86% 53
Scotland +32 137 £41,750 +4.38% 47
East Midlands +9 100 £32,500 - 30
Wales -38 32 £26,500 -24.29% 10
North East -27 23 £35,000 -13.04% 21
Northern Ireland - 17 £40,000 - 3
Channel Islands - 4 £38,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, 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 1,937 (64.67%) Microsoft
2 1,777 (59.33%) Microsoft 365
3 1,528 (51.02%) Azure
4 1,114 (37.20%) Windows
5 1,064 (35.53%) Active Directory
6 898 (29.98%) Social Skills
7 649 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
8 647 (21.60%) Power Platform
9 600 (20.03%) Windows Server
10 539 (18.00%) SQL
11 537 (17.93%) Microsoft Office
12 526 (17.56%) OneDrive
13 499 (16.66%) VMware
14 485 (16.19%) Windows 10
15 484 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
16 476 (15.89%) Finance
17 460 (15.36%) SQL Server
18 447 (14.92%) Azure Active Directory
19 435 (14.52%) ITIL
20 425 (14.19%) Project Management
21 404 (13.49%) PowerShell
22 402 (13.42%) .NET
23 388 (12.95%) Business Intelligence
24 377 (12.59%) Migration
25 358 (11.95%) Degree
26 357 (11.92%) PowerApps
27 356 (11.89%) Firewall
28 348 (11.62%) Microsoft Intune
29 347 (11.59%) C#
30 338 (11.29%) Power BI

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
1 200 (6.68%) MS Exchange
2 129 (4.31%) CMS
3 103 (3.44%) Confluence
4 93 (3.11%) IIS
5 80 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 71 (2.37%) Documentum
7 55 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 49 (1.64%) Skype for Business
9 41 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 41 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 37 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
11 33 (1.10%) WordPress
12 28 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
13 27 (0.90%) Drupal
14 26 (0.87%) Umbraco
15 22 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
16 21 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
17 20 (0.67%) SAS
18 15 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
19 13 (0.43%) EPiServer
Applications
1 537 (17.93%) Microsoft Office
2 270 (9.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 160 (5.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 102 (3.41%) Microsoft Project
5 73 (2.44%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.80%) Windchill
7 18 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
9 13 (0.43%) InfoPath
10 12 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
11 11 (0.37%) InDesign
11 11 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
12 9 (0.30%) InVision
13 8 (0.27%) Chatbot
14 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
14 5 (0.17%) Adobe XD
15 4 (0.13%) SPSS
15 4 (0.13%) Stata
16 3 (0.10%) Acrobat
17 2 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 160 (5.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (1.67%) TrackWise
3 35 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 20 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 17 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 17 (0.57%) Maximo
6 12 (0.40%) NetSuite
7 10 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 9 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
9 8 (0.27%) iTrent
9 8 (0.27%) Sentinel
10 7 (0.23%) Sage 200
10 7 (0.23%) SAP R/3
11 6 (0.20%) IBM Planning Analytics
11 6 (0.20%) SAP BPC
11 6 (0.20%) SAP HR
12 5 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
12 5 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (0.17%) Workfront
13 4 (0.13%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1,777 (59.33%) Microsoft 365
2 1,528 (51.02%) Azure
3 647 (21.60%) Power Platform
4 526 (17.56%) OneDrive
5 447 (14.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 357 (11.92%) PowerApps
7 309 (10.32%) AWS
8 246 (8.21%) Power Automate
9 241 (8.05%) Dynamics 365
10 201 (6.71%) SaaS
11 110 (3.67%) PaaS
12 107 (3.57%) IaaS
13 81 (2.70%) Yammer
14 71 (2.37%) Veeva
15 60 (2.00%) Azure Logic Apps
15 60 (2.00%) Mimecast
16 42 (1.40%) Smartsheet
17 41 (1.37%) Slack
18 37 (1.24%) Azure Monitor
19 34 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 356 (11.89%) Firewall
2 326 (10.88%) DNS
3 259 (8.65%) DHCP
4 178 (5.94%) VPN
5 155 (5.18%) LAN
6 140 (4.67%) WAN
7 114 (3.81%) TCP/IP
8 99 (3.31%) VLAN
9 95 (3.17%) Intranet
10 87 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
11 71 (2.37%) VoIP
12 70 (2.34%) Remote Desktop
13 58 (1.94%) Internet
13 58 (1.94%) Network Security
13 58 (1.94%) Skype
14 57 (1.90%) Wireless
15 54 (1.80%) SAN
16 53 (1.77%) WebEx
17 44 (1.47%) Unified Communications
18 29 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 460 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 338 (11.29%) Power BI
3 92 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
3 92 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 90 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 37 (1.24%) Tableau
7 36 (1.20%) MySQL
8 33 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
8 33 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
9 27 (0.90%) Electronic Patient Records
9 27 (0.90%) MS Access
10 24 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
11 23 (0.77%) QlikView
12 19 (0.63%) Metadata
13 17 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
13 17 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 167 (5.58%) JIRA
2 89 (2.97%) Visual Studio
3 74 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 52 (1.74%) Git (software)
5 28 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 21 (0.70%) Bitbucket
7 20 (0.67%) TeamCity
8 19 (0.63%) GitLab
8 19 (0.63%) Postman
9 15 (0.50%) Selenium
10 13 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.37%) SoapUI
12 10 (0.33%) Axure RP
12 10 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 9 (0.30%) JMeter
13 9 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (0.27%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.27%) eggPlant
14 8 (0.27%) REST Assured
14 8 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 898 (29.98%) Social Skills
2 476 (15.89%) Finance
3 331 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
4 186 (6.21%) Marketing
5 142 (4.74%) Public Sector
6 136 (4.54%) Manufacturing
7 132 (4.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 114 (3.81%) Retail
9 96 (3.21%) Organisational Skills
10 95 (3.17%) Legal
11 93 (3.11%) Pharmaceutical
12 83 (2.77%) Law
13 81 (2.70%) Presentation Skills
14 74 (2.47%) Telecoms
15 69 (2.30%) Influencing Skills
16 64 (2.14%) Documentation Skills
16 64 (2.14%) Publishing
17 32 (1.07%) Automotive
18 29 (0.97%) Banking
19 27 (0.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 490 (16.36%) Analyst
2 402 (13.42%) Developer
3 222 (7.41%) Consultant
4 217 (7.25%) IT Support
5 209 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 202 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 189 (6.31%) Architect
8 184 (6.14%) Support Analyst
9 149 (4.97%) IT Engineer
10 125 (4.17%) Project Manager
11 113 (3.77%) SharePoint Developer
12 100 (3.34%) IT Analyst
13 90 (3.01%) IT Manager
14 87 (2.90%) Administrator
14 87 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
15 86 (2.87%) IT Support Engineer
16 84 (2.80%) 2nd Line Support
17 82 (2.74%) Service Analyst
18 79 (2.64%) Applications Support
19 73 (2.44%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (13.42%) .NET
2 201 (6.71%) HTML
3 183 (6.11%) CSS
4 134 (4.47%) ASP.NET
5 123 (4.11%) React
6 95 (3.17%) REST
7 94 (3.14%) Web Services
8 93 (3.11%) jQuery
9 82 (2.74%) .NET Framework
10 72 (2.40%) AngularJS
11 64 (2.14%) .NET Core
12 62 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 58 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 51 (1.70%) HTML5
14 51 (1.70%) XML
15 44 (1.47%) JSON
16 42 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (1.17%) Entity Framework
18 29 (0.97%) CSS3
19 25 (0.83%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 237 (7.91%) Management Information System
2 131 (4.37%) Self-Motivation
3 123 (4.11%) User Experience
4 104 (3.47%) Data Centre
5 95 (3.17%) Life Science
6 57 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 52 (1.74%) Driving Licence
7 52 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
8 45 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 42 (1.40%) Handset
10 41 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
11 29 (0.97%) Biotechnology
11 29 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
11 29 (0.97%) Social Media
12 28 (0.93%) Pharmacovigilance
13 25 (0.83%) LIMS
14 23 (0.77%) PMI
15 22 (0.73%) NHS
15 22 (0.73%) PACS
15 22 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1,114 (37.20%) Windows
2 600 (20.03%) Windows Server
3 485 (16.19%) Windows 10
4 178 (5.94%) Linux
5 159 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 140 (4.67%) Windows Server 2016
7 130 (4.34%) Windows Server 2019
8 95 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 66 (2.20%) Windows 7
10 59 (1.97%) Android
11 51 (1.70%) Mac OS
12 48 (1.60%) Apple iOS
13 30 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (0.80%) Ubuntu
15 22 (0.73%) CentOS
16 21 (0.70%) Mac OS X
16 21 (0.70%) Unix
17 19 (0.63%) VMS
18 17 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
19 15 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 484 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
3 435 (14.52%) ITIL
4 425 (14.19%) Project Management
5 388 (12.95%) Business Intelligence
6 377 (12.59%) Migration
7 292 (9.75%) DevOps
8 256 (8.55%) CRM
9 253 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 246 (8.21%) Project Delivery
11 207 (6.91%) Service Delivery
12 188 (6.28%) Service Management
13 185 (6.18%) Scrum
14 183 (6.11%) Content Management
15 178 (5.94%) ITSM
16 177 (5.91%) Mentoring
17 170 (5.68%) Change Management
18 166 (5.54%) Stakeholder Management
19 160 (5.34%) Analytics
20 153 (5.11%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 539 (18.00%) SQL
2 404 (13.49%) PowerShell
3 347 (11.59%) C#
4 270 (9.02%) JavaScript
5 115 (3.84%) T-SQL
6 97 (3.24%) Python
7 76 (2.54%) TypeScript
8 66 (2.20%) Java
9 47 (1.57%) VBA
10 42 (1.40%) C
11 34 (1.14%) VB
12 26 (0.87%) Bash
13 22 (0.73%) PHP
14 19 (0.63%) C++
15 18 (0.60%) VB.NET
16 17 (0.57%) Ruby
17 15 (0.50%) VBScript
18 14 (0.47%) R
19 12 (0.40%) Go
20 10 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 358 (11.95%) Degree
2 233 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 159 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 115 (3.84%) SC Cleared
5 87 (2.90%) MCSE
6 83 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 69 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
8 68 (2.27%) PMI Certification
9 66 (2.20%) CCNA
10 49 (1.64%) PMP
11 31 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 27 (0.90%) MCP
13 21 (0.70%) CISSP
14 20 (0.67%) MCITP
15 19 (0.63%) A+ Certification
15 19 (0.63%) MCSA
16 18 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (0.57%) MOS
18 16 (0.53%) ISEB
19 15 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (5.08%) SLA
2 125 (4.17%) QA
3 106 (3.54%) GDPR
4 98 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 84 (2.80%) PMO
6 30 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
7 23 (0.77%) GxP
8 22 (0.73%) Data Quality
8 22 (0.73%) HL7
9 18 (0.60%) Good Clinical Practice
10 16 (0.53%) Accessibility
10 16 (0.53%) ISO 13485
11 14 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 12 (0.40%) PCI DSS
13 11 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 11 (0.37%) GMP
14 10 (0.33%) P3O
15 9 (0.30%) COBIT
15 9 (0.30%) ISO 9001
15 9 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1,064 (35.53%) Active Directory
2 322 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 243 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 110 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
5 95 (3.17%) Virtual Desktop
6 52 (1.74%) vSphere
7 31 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
8 30 (1.00%) BitLocker
9 25 (0.83%) XenApp
10 24 (0.80%) Docker
11 22 (0.73%) XenDesktop
12 21 (0.70%) Terminal Services
13 13 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
14 11 (0.37%) Firmware
15 7 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
17 3 (0.10%) Terminal Server
18 2 (0.067%) Microsoft App-V
19 1 (0.033%) Citrix Hypervisor
19 1 (0.033%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 348 (11.62%) Microsoft Intune
2 236 (7.88%) SCCM
3 52 (1.74%) Single Sign-On
4 48 (1.60%) Terraform
4 48 (1.60%) WSUS
5 38 (1.27%) Jamf Pro
6 33 (1.10%) SCOM
7 28 (0.93%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 25 (0.83%) Kubernetes
9 24 (0.80%) Nagios
10 22 (0.73%) FortiGate
11 20 (0.67%) Ansible
11 20 (0.67%) Backup Exec
12 18 (0.60%) AirWatch
13 13 (0.43%) Puppet
14 9 (0.30%) vCenter Server
15 8 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
15 8 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
15 8 (0.27%) PTC Integrity
16 7 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1,937 (64.67%) Microsoft
2 499 (16.66%) VMware
3 237 (7.91%) Citrix
4 190 (6.34%) Cisco
5 137 (4.57%) Oracle
6 123 (4.11%) SAP
7 102 (3.41%) Google
8 97 (3.24%) Veeam
9 86 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
10 85 (2.84%) HP
11 72 (2.40%) Apple
12 69 (2.30%) OpenText
13 63 (2.10%) Sophos
14 61 (2.04%) ServiceNow
15 54 (1.80%) Sitecore
16 48 (1.60%) Adobe
17 46 (1.54%) Dell
18 35 (1.17%) Meraki
19 34 (1.14%) Nintex
20 30 (1.00%) SonicWALL