Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 90 88
Rank change year-on-year -39 -2 -46
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 229 331 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.26% 2.90% 2.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.80% 17.84% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 183 249 219
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £29,550
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £64,250
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 1547 1855 1664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.27% 16.23% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1476 1349
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,750 £23,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -4 108 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Staffordshire +5 35 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Coventry -37 23 £36,500 -24.74% 3
Solihull +12 21 £41,000 +9.33% 1
Shropshire +2 14 £25,000 -44.44% 3
Worcestershire -2 6 £42,500 +16.44%
Warwickshire -7 6 £40,000 +8.11%
Wolverhampton +3 5 £37,000 +17.46%
Sutton Coldfield +8 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Herefordshire -4 1 £25,000 -28.57%
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 152 (66.38%) Microsoft
2 78 (34.06%) C#
3 76 (33.19%) .NET
4 70 (30.57%) SQL Server
5 69 (30.13%) JavaScript
6 65 (28.38%) SQL
7 62 (27.07%) Office 365
8 58 (25.33%) Windows
8 58 (25.33%) Active Directory
9 50 (21.83%) Microsoft Office
9 50 (21.83%) HTML
10 48 (20.96%) CSS
11 46 (20.09%) CRM
12 44 (19.21%) AngularJS
13 39 (17.03%) Dynamics CRM
14 36 (15.72%) VMware
14 36 (15.72%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (15.72%) SharePoint 2013
15 35 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
15 35 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (13.97%) ITIL
17 31 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
18 29 (12.66%) Citrix
19 27 (11.79%) ASP.NET
19 27 (11.79%) IIS
19 27 (11.79%) VB.NET
19 27 (11.79%) Windows Server
20 26 (11.35%) Microsoft Excel
21 25 (10.92%) Visual Studio
21 25 (10.92%) XML

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 36 (15.72%) SharePoint 2013
2 27 (11.79%) IIS
3 24 (10.48%) MS Exchange
4 23 (10.04%) SharePoint Server
5 11 (4.80%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (3.49%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (2.18%) Apache
8 5 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.75%) CMS
9 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.31%) nginx
10 3 (1.31%) SAS
11 2 (0.87%) FileNet
11 2 (0.87%) WordPress
12 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 50 (21.83%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (11.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (7.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.62%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.18%) InfoPath
6 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 39 (17.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.62%) assyst
2 6 (2.62%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 4 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.44%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (27.07%) Office 365
2 35 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.37%) SaaS
4 8 (3.49%) npm
5 7 (3.06%) PaaS
6 6 (2.62%) SuccessFactors
7 5 (2.18%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.75%) IaaS
9 2 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.87%) Yammer
10 1 (0.44%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.11%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.80%) Intranet
2 11 (4.80%) SAN
2 11 (4.80%) Skype
3 10 (4.37%) VPN
4 9 (3.93%) DHCP
4 9 (3.93%) DNS
5 7 (3.06%) Firewall
5 7 (3.06%) VoIP
6 4 (1.75%) LAN
6 4 (1.75%) VLAN
6 4 (1.75%) WAN
7 3 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.31%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.31%) NAS
8 1 (0.44%) FTP
8 1 (0.44%) Internet
8 1 (0.44%) IPv6
8 1 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (30.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.06%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.62%) DTS
6 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.18%) MySQL
8 4 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.75%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (1.75%) QlikView
9 3 (1.31%) Big Data
9 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.31%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.87%) Power BI
10 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.44%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 25 (10.92%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.49%) gulp
4 7 (3.06%) JIRA
5 3 (1.31%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.31%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.87%) CA Gen
6 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.44%) GitLab
7 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 14 (6.11%) Finance
1 14 (6.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (5.68%) Advertising
3 10 (4.37%) Legal
4 4 (1.75%) Publishing
5 3 (1.31%) German Language
5 3 (1.31%) Law
5 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.31%) Retail
6 2 (0.87%) French Language
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Polish Language
6 2 (0.87%) Russian Language
6 2 (0.87%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (37.12%) Developer
2 36 (15.72%) .NET Developer
3 33 (14.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 33 (14.41%) C# Developer
4 27 (11.79%) Analyst
5 25 (10.92%) Support Engineer
6 24 (10.48%) SharePoint Developer
7 18 (7.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 18 (7.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (7.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (6.55%) Architect
8 15 (6.55%) Senior Developer
9 14 (6.11%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (6.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.11%) Senior C# Developer
10 13 (5.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 13 (5.68%) Administrator
11 11 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (3.93%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (33.19%) .NET
2 50 (21.83%) HTML
3 48 (20.96%) CSS
4 44 (19.21%) AngularJS
5 27 (11.79%) ASP.NET
6 25 (10.92%) XML
7 22 (9.61%) KnockoutJS
8 21 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (8.73%) LINQ
10 17 (7.42%) HTML5
11 14 (6.11%) jQuery
11 14 (6.11%) REST
12 12 (5.24%) CSS3
12 12 (5.24%) XSLT
13 11 (4.80%) Web Services
14 10 (4.37%) .NET Framework
15 9 (3.93%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (3.49%) JSON
16 8 (3.49%) LESS
16 8 (3.49%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.11%) NHS
3 13 (5.68%) Driving Licence
4 11 (4.80%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.06%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.62%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.75%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.75%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.87%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.87%) Replication
10 1 (0.44%) Digital Signage
10 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.44%) Social Media
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (25.33%) Windows
2 27 (11.79%) Windows Server
3 25 (10.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (7.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (6.11%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.49%) Windows 10
7 6 (2.62%) Linux
8 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.31%) Android
9 3 (1.31%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.31%) CentOS
9 3 (1.31%) Fedora
9 3 (1.31%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.31%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.09%) CRM
2 36 (15.72%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (13.97%) ITIL
5 24 (10.48%) Workflow
6 23 (10.04%) MVC
7 22 (9.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (8.30%) Migration
8 19 (8.30%) Project Management
9 18 (7.86%) Web Development
10 15 (6.55%) Time Management
11 14 (6.11%) Analytics
11 14 (6.11%) Change Control
11 14 (6.11%) Content Management
11 14 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (5.68%) Presales
13 12 (5.24%) Process Improvement
14 11 (4.80%) Enterprise Content Management
14 11 (4.80%) PRINCE2
15 10 (4.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (34.06%) C#
2 69 (30.13%) JavaScript
3 65 (28.38%) SQL
4 27 (11.79%) VB.NET
5 22 (9.61%) PowerShell
6 14 (6.11%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.37%) C
8 9 (3.93%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.75%) Java
10 3 (1.31%) PHP
11 1 (0.44%) C++
11 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.44%) Python
11 1 (0.44%) VB
11 1 (0.44%) VBA
11 1 (0.44%) X++
11 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (10.48%) Degree
2 22 (9.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (6.55%) Security Cleared
4 14 (6.11%) MCSE
4 14 (6.11%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.24%) MCITP
5 12 (5.24%) MCSA
5 12 (5.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (3.93%) MCSD
7 5 (2.18%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.31%) APMP
10 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.87%) PMP
10 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.44%) MCP
11 1 (0.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.62%) PMO
2 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.31%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (25.33%) Active Directory
2 31 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (10.48%) Hyper-V
4 22 (9.61%) vSphere
5 3 (1.31%) Postfix
6 2 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (8.30%) Backup Exec
2 17 (7.42%) SCCM
3 7 (3.06%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.31%) Nagios
4 3 (1.31%) Simpana
4 3 (1.31%) WSUS
5 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.44%) SCOM
5 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 152 (66.38%) Microsoft
2 36 (15.72%) VMware
3 29 (12.66%) Citrix
4 19 (8.30%) Veeam
5 13 (5.68%) Cisco
5 13 (5.68%) Oracle
6 11 (4.80%) HP
7 9 (3.93%) ServiceNow
8 8 (3.49%) SAP
9 7 (3.06%) Sitecore
9 7 (3.06%) Xamarin
10 6 (2.62%) JD Edwards
10 6 (2.62%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (2.18%) Dell
11 5 (2.18%) NetApp
11 5 (2.18%) Remedy
11 5 (2.18%) Symantec
12 4 (1.75%) Cognos
12 4 (1.75%) EMC
12 4 (1.75%) Sun