Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 108 69
Rank change year-on-year +15 -39 -10
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 275 259 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.94% 2.69% 3.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.30% 19.02% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 217 221 283
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,028 £22,650
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,425 1,362 2,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.25% 14.14% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,101 1,130 1,670
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.06% +2.60%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £24,113
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the West Midlands

SharePoint
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SharePoint in the West Midlands

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in the West Midlands

SharePoint
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Coventry +26 81 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Birmingham -43 81 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Warwickshire +26 19 £30,500 -35.79% 6
Worcestershire +23 14 £37,500 +1.01%
Wolverhampton -13 13 £41,500 +18.57%
Staffordshire +5 12 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Solihull -8 12 £40,500 -4.71% 3
Shropshire +19 8 £24,000 -46.67% 3
Herefordshire - 2 £43,500 - 1
Smethwick - 2 £50,000 -
Dudley - 1 £24,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £32,500 - 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 191 (69.45%) Microsoft
2 111 (40.36%) .NET
3 106 (38.55%) C#
4 95 (34.55%) Windows
5 91 (33.09%) Active Directory
5 91 (33.09%) Office 365
6 86 (31.27%) JavaScript
7 83 (30.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 81 (29.45%) SQL
9 80 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
10 79 (28.73%) CSS
11 78 (28.36%) HTML
12 75 (27.27%) ASP.NET
13 73 (26.55%) MVC
14 70 (25.45%) SQL Server
15 57 (20.73%) ITIL
16 56 (20.36%) CRM
16 56 (20.36%) Web Development
17 50 (18.18%) Analytics
18 49 (17.82%) .NET Framework
19 48 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC
20 47 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
21 45 (16.36%) Dynamics CRM
21 45 (16.36%) Visual Studio
22 44 (16.00%) WCF
23 40 (14.55%) PowerShell
24 37 (13.45%) Entity Framework
24 37 (13.45%) Service Delivery
25 35 (12.73%) Migration
25 35 (12.73%) BizTalk Server

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 35 (12.73%) BizTalk Server
2 26 (9.45%) MS Exchange
3 21 (7.64%) IIS
4 10 (3.64%) CMS
4 10 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (3.64%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.09%) Confluence
8 2 (0.73%) Apache
8 2 (0.73%) MediaWiki
8 2 (0.73%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.36%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.36%) Moodle
9 1 (0.36%) SAS
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.27%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.18%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (16.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.36%) Primavera
3 1 (0.36%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 91 (33.09%) Office 365
2 83 (30.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (11.64%) IaaS
4 29 (10.55%) PaaS
5 14 (5.09%) Serverless
6 9 (3.27%) OneDrive
7 7 (2.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.73%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.18%) Firewall
2 13 (4.73%) DNS
2 13 (4.73%) SAN
3 12 (4.36%) Internet
4 11 (4.00%) DHCP
4 11 (4.00%) LAN
5 10 (3.64%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.91%) NAS
6 8 (2.91%) Skype
7 6 (2.18%) SSL
7 6 (2.18%) WAN
8 5 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (1.82%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.45%) Intranet
9 4 (1.45%) VLAN
9 4 (1.45%) WLAN
10 3 (1.09%) ADSL
10 3 (1.09%) VPN
10 3 (1.09%) Wireless
11 2 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (6.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.45%) Cosmos DB
4 15 (5.45%) Data Lake
4 15 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.73%) Power BI
5 13 (4.73%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.55%) MySQL
8 6 (2.18%) DTS
9 5 (1.82%) QlikView
10 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (16.36%) Visual Studio
2 34 (12.36%) Visual Studio Team System
3 33 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.27%) JIRA
5 7 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.73%) Chocolatey
7 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 34 (12.36%) Finance
2 19 (6.91%) Advertising
2 19 (6.91%) Legal
3 11 (4.00%) Law
3 11 (4.00%) Marketing
4 9 (3.27%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.18%) Banking
6 3 (1.09%) Games
6 3 (1.09%) Retail
7 2 (0.73%) Billing
7 2 (0.73%) Publishing
8 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (33.82%) Developer
2 53 (19.27%) .NET Developer
3 37 (13.45%) C# .NET Developer
3 37 (13.45%) C# Developer
4 29 (10.55%) ASP.NET Developer
5 28 (10.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 26 (9.45%) Analyst
7 25 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 23 (8.36%) Team Leader
9 22 (8.00%) Software Developer
10 20 (7.27%) Desktop Support
10 20 (7.27%) IT Manager
10 20 (7.27%) Lead Developer
11 19 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 18 (6.55%) Desktop Support Team Leader
12 18 (6.55%) Desktop Team Leader
12 18 (6.55%) Support Team Leader
13 17 (6.18%) C# WCF Developer
13 17 (6.18%) WCF Developer
14 14 (5.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (40.36%) .NET
2 79 (28.73%) CSS
3 78 (28.36%) HTML
4 75 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 49 (17.82%) .NET Framework
6 48 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (16.00%) WCF
9 37 (13.45%) Entity Framework
10 34 (12.36%) AngularJS
11 29 (10.55%) Web Services
12 19 (6.91%) HTML5
13 17 (6.18%) jQuery
14 16 (5.82%) CSS3
15 15 (5.45%) .NET Core
15 15 (5.45%) Backbone.js
15 15 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (4.73%) LINQ
17 12 (4.36%) JSON
17 12 (4.36%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.73%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.55%) User Experience
4 15 (5.45%) Graphic Design
5 14 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.36%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.55%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.55%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.18%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.45%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.09%) Digital Signage
11 3 (1.09%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.09%) PDA
12 2 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.73%) Social Media
13 1 (0.36%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 95 (34.55%) Windows
2 28 (10.18%) Windows Server
3 20 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (6.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.27%) Linux
7 8 (2.91%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.18%) Windows 10
8 6 (2.18%) Windows Vista
9 5 (1.82%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.36%) Android
11 1 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (26.55%) MVC
3 57 (20.73%) ITIL
4 56 (20.36%) CRM
4 56 (20.36%) Web Development
5 50 (18.18%) Analytics
6 37 (13.45%) Service Delivery
7 35 (12.73%) Migration
8 34 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (12.36%) Waterfall
9 31 (11.27%) Presales
10 29 (10.55%) Project Management
11 28 (10.18%) ITIL V3
12 22 (8.00%) Commercial Awareness
13 20 (7.27%) Collaborative Working
13 20 (7.27%) Service Management
14 19 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (6.91%) PRINCE2
15 18 (6.55%) SDLC
16 17 (6.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 106 (38.55%) C#
2 86 (31.27%) JavaScript
3 81 (29.45%) SQL
4 40 (14.55%) PowerShell
5 25 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.45%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.55%) VB
8 2 (0.73%) Java
8 2 (0.73%) PHP
9 1 (0.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (9.09%) MCSE
3 19 (6.91%) Security Cleared
4 17 (6.18%) Degree
5 13 (4.73%) MCSA
6 7 (2.55%) MCITP
7 6 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.82%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.82%) PMP
8 5 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.09%) IIBA
10 3 (1.09%) MCP
10 3 (1.09%) MCTS
10 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.36%) ISEB
11 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.73%) SLA
2 12 (4.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.27%) PMO
4 7 (2.55%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.73%) GDPR
6 2 (0.73%) P3O
6 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 91 (33.09%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.64%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.73%) vSphere
5 4 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.09%) XenApp
7 1 (0.36%) Docker
7 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (6.55%) NetBackup
2 13 (4.73%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.18%) SCCM
4 5 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.09%) SCOM
5 3 (1.09%) WSUS
6 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.73%) Puppet
6 2 (0.73%) Terraform
7 1 (0.36%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.36%) Netcool
7 1 (0.36%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 191 (69.45%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.36%) VMware
3 28 (10.18%) Citrix
4 27 (9.82%) ServiceNow
5 14 (5.09%) Cisco
5 14 (5.09%) Oracle
5 14 (5.09%) Veeam
6 12 (4.36%) Xamarin
7 10 (3.64%) Capita
7 10 (3.64%) HP
7 10 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.55%) Sitecore
9 6 (2.18%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (2.18%) LexisNexis
9 6 (2.18%) Remedy
10 4 (1.45%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.09%) Dell
11 3 (1.09%) IBM
11 3 (1.09%) Symantec
11 3 (1.09%) WatchGuard