Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > West Midlands
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 88 121
Rank change year-on-year -28 +33 -32
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 174 270 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.37% 3.20% 2.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.59% 23.26% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 131 214 215
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £39,674 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.43% -3.24% +3.80%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 936 1,161 1,544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 12.76% 13.77% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 778 924 1,295
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 12 November 2019.

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 12 November 2019. 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
Birmingham +8 85 £45,100 +3.68% 21
Warwickshire -14 27 £40,000 -4.19% 3
Solihull -12 17 £48,500 +21.25% 4
Coventry -18 14 £35,000 -1.41% 1
Worcestershire -16 12 £45,000 -2.17% 2
Shropshire -1 4 £36,500 +52.08% 1
Staffordshire -6 3 £37,500 -10.97%
Wednesbury - 2 £45,000 -
Dudley - 2 £45,000 -
Walsall - 1 £47,500 - 2
Herefordshire - 1 £25,400 - 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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.

1 110 (63.22%) Microsoft
2 88 (50.57%) Office 365
3 63 (36.21%) Windows
4 57 (32.76%) Azure
5 51 (29.31%) SQL Server
6 48 (27.59%) SQL
7 45 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (22.99%) Self-Motivation
9 39 (22.41%) .NET
9 39 (22.41%) Power Platform
10 34 (19.54%) Internet
11 33 (18.97%) Project Management
11 33 (18.97%) C#
11 33 (18.97%) Microsoft Office
11 33 (18.97%) Active Directory
11 33 (18.97%) Power BI
12 32 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 31 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (17.82%) CSS
14 30 (17.24%) Windows Server
15 29 (16.67%) Visual Studio
16 28 (16.09%) Management Information System
17 26 (14.94%) Project Delivery
18 25 (14.37%) DHCP
19 24 (13.79%) JavaScript
19 24 (13.79%) MCP
19 24 (13.79%) PowerShell
19 24 (13.79%) Information Architecture
20 23 (13.22%) ITIL
20 23 (13.22%) VMware

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 18 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
2 17 (9.77%) IIS
3 13 (7.47%) CMS
4 11 (6.32%) Skype for Business
5 9 (5.17%) MS Exchange
5 9 (5.17%) Umbraco
6 6 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (18.97%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (8.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.15%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.72%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.57%) Maximo
3 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.57%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 88 (50.57%) Office 365
2 57 (32.76%) Azure
3 39 (22.41%) Power Platform
4 14 (8.05%) OneDrive
5 12 (6.90%) PowerApps
6 10 (5.75%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (5.17%) AWS
7 9 (5.17%) PaaS
7 9 (5.17%) Yammer
8 8 (4.60%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (4.60%) IaaS
9 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Flow
9 6 (3.45%) SaaS
10 3 (1.72%) Google Analytics
11 2 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (1.15%) Azure Functions
11 2 (1.15%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.15%) Serverless
12 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.54%) Internet
2 25 (14.37%) DHCP
3 22 (12.64%) DNS
4 15 (8.62%) SAN
5 14 (8.05%) Firewall
6 12 (6.90%) Skype
7 11 (6.32%) Intranet
8 7 (4.02%) LAN
8 7 (4.02%) VPN
8 7 (4.02%) WAN
9 6 (3.45%) Wireless
10 4 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.30%) NAS
10 4 (2.30%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.72%) TCP/IP
12 2 (1.15%) Broadband
12 2 (1.15%) Ethernet
12 2 (1.15%) POP3
12 2 (1.15%) SMTP
12 2 (1.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 33 (18.97%) Power BI
3 15 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.75%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (4.02%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (2.87%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.87%) MySQL
10 4 (2.30%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.15%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.57%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.57%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 29 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.90%) JIRA
3 7 (4.02%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.87%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.57%) Chocolatey
7 1 (0.57%) GitLab
7 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.57%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.57%) Subversion
7 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (8.62%) Finance
2 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.72%) Local Government
3 3 (1.72%) Public Sector
3 3 (1.72%) Publishing
3 3 (1.72%) Retail
4 2 (1.15%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Billing
5 1 (0.57%) Law
5 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (24.71%) Developer
2 23 (13.22%) Analyst
3 18 (10.34%) Consultant
4 14 (8.05%) SharePoint Developer
5 13 (7.47%) Senior Developer
5 13 (7.47%) Technical Specialist
6 12 (6.90%) Architect
6 12 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (6.32%) Applications Support
7 11 (6.32%) SharePoint Analyst
8 9 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 8 (4.60%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 7 (4.02%) Azure Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Support Specialist
10 7 (4.02%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.45%) Support Engineer
12 5 (2.87%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.41%) .NET
2 31 (17.82%) CSS
3 21 (12.07%) ASP.NET
4 19 (10.92%) HTML
5 18 (10.34%) jQuery
6 16 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (8.62%) Web Services
8 13 (7.47%) REST
8 13 (7.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (4.02%) XML
10 5 (2.87%) Ajax
10 5 (2.87%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.87%) CSS3
10 5 (2.87%) HTML5
10 5 (2.87%) JSON
10 5 (2.87%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (2.30%) SAML
12 3 (1.72%) Apache Flex
12 3 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.99%) Self-Motivation
2 28 (16.09%) Management Information System
3 16 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.02%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.87%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.87%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.30%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.72%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.15%) Blog
8 2 (1.15%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.15%) EPoS
8 2 (1.15%) NHS
8 2 (1.15%) Replication
8 2 (1.15%) User Experience
9 1 (0.57%) Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) CMDB
9 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 63 (36.21%) Windows
2 30 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 16 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (8.05%) Windows 10
5 12 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.45%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.87%) Linux
9 3 (1.72%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.97%) Project Management
3 31 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (14.94%) Project Delivery
5 24 (13.79%) Information Architecture
6 23 (13.22%) ITIL
7 21 (12.07%) MVC
8 18 (10.34%) Presales
9 17 (9.77%) Analytics
9 17 (9.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 15 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (8.62%) Document Management
10 15 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (8.05%) Workflow
12 13 (7.47%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (6.90%) Mentoring
14 11 (6.32%) Customer Requirements
14 11 (6.32%) DevOps
14 11 (6.32%) Migration
15 10 (5.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (27.59%) SQL
2 33 (18.97%) C#
3 24 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 24 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (2.30%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.15%) C
7 2 (1.15%) Java
8 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (13.79%) MCP
3 6 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.30%) ISEB
5 3 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.15%) CCNA
6 2 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.15%) MCSA
6 2 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) AAT
7 1 (0.57%) ACCA
7 1 (0.57%) CIMA
7 1 (0.57%) CISA
7 1 (0.57%) CISM
7 1 (0.57%) Degree
7 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.45%) PMO
2 4 (2.30%) GDPR
2 4 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.72%) QA
4 2 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.15%) NIST
4 2 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.15%) SLA
5 1 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.57%) P3O
System Software
1 33 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 22 (12.64%) Hyper-V
3 14 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.75%) XenApp
5 5 (2.87%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.72%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.15%) Docker
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (10.34%) SCCM
2 17 (9.77%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (2.87%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.87%) Terraform
4 4 (2.30%) FortiGate
4 4 (2.30%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.30%) Puppet
5 3 (1.72%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.72%) WSUS
6 2 (1.15%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 110 (63.22%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.22%) VMware
3 19 (10.92%) Cisco
4 18 (10.34%) Citrix
5 17 (9.77%) HP
6 13 (7.47%) Tableau
7 9 (5.17%) CheckPoint
8 8 (4.60%) Dell
9 7 (4.02%) Forcepoint
9 7 (4.02%) Oracle
10 6 (3.45%) Sitecore
10 6 (3.45%) Symantec
10 6 (3.45%) Veeam
11 5 (2.87%) IBM
11 5 (2.87%) McAfee
12 4 (2.30%) Adobe
12 4 (2.30%) ESET
13 3 (1.72%) ConnectWise
13 3 (1.72%) NetApp
13 3 (1.72%) Ubiquiti