Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 115 76
Rank change year-on-year +1 -39 -24
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 256 245 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.60% 2.37% 3.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.11% 15.26% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 209 182 233
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £25,425 £24,525 £27,350
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £58,750
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 1,589 1,606 1,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.12% 15.53% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,284 1,281 1,463
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Birmingham +9 85 £41,250 +3.13% 14
Coventry -4 59 £50,000 - 7
Solihull -10 19 £41,000 -3.53% 4
Staffordshire -3 16 £31,000 -27.06% 3
Warwickshire 0 13 £23,500 -47.78% 6
Wolverhampton -8 10 £42,000 +23.53% 2
Worcestershire +11 9 £42,500 +39.34% 2
Shropshire +10 9 £25,000 -44.44%
Smethwick - 2 £50,000 -
Herefordshire +14 1 £29,500 -15.71%
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Dudley - 1 £24,000 -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 186 (72.66%) Microsoft
2 120 (46.88%) .NET
3 119 (46.48%) C#
4 95 (37.11%) JavaScript
5 94 (36.72%) HTML
6 91 (35.55%) SQL Server
7 88 (34.38%) SQL
8 85 (33.20%) CSS
9 78 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
10 76 (29.69%) Active Directory
10 76 (29.69%) Office 365
11 75 (29.30%) ASP.NET
12 70 (27.34%) Microsoft Azure
13 69 (26.95%) Windows
13 69 (26.95%) MVC
14 65 (25.39%) CRM
15 52 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
16 50 (19.53%) Dynamics CRM
17 48 (18.75%) Web Development
18 46 (17.97%) AngularJS
19 42 (16.41%) Visual Studio
20 41 (16.02%) ASP.NET Web API
21 36 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
21 36 (14.06%) VMware
22 35 (13.67%) .NET Framework
22 35 (13.67%) ITIL
22 35 (13.67%) Citrix
23 34 (13.28%) Analytics
24 33 (12.89%) BizTalk Server
25 32 (12.50%) PowerShell

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 33 (12.89%) BizTalk Server
2 23 (8.98%) IIS
3 15 (5.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (5.47%) MS Exchange
4 14 (5.47%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (3.91%) Umbraco
6 9 (3.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (2.34%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.56%) Apache
8 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.56%) SAS
9 3 (1.17%) Confluence
10 2 (0.78%) CMS
11 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.39%) nginx
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (10.16%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (5.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 50 (19.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.95%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 4 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.17%) assyst
5 2 (0.78%) Siebel CRM
6 1 (0.39%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 76 (29.69%) Office 365
2 70 (27.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (8.98%) IaaS
4 22 (8.59%) PaaS
5 14 (5.47%) Serverless
6 11 (4.30%) OneDrive
7 7 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.95%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.78%) SaaS
10 1 (0.39%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.39%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.30%) Firewall
1 11 (4.30%) SAN
1 11 (4.30%) Skype
2 9 (3.52%) DNS
3 8 (3.13%) DHCP
4 7 (2.73%) LAN
5 5 (1.95%) Intranet
5 5 (1.95%) NAS
5 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.56%) iSCSI
6 4 (1.56%) Wireless
7 3 (1.17%) ADSL
7 3 (1.17%) WAN
7 3 (1.17%) WLAN
8 2 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.78%) FTP
8 2 (0.78%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.78%) Internet
8 2 (0.78%) VPN
9 1 (0.39%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (35.55%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (5.08%) Power BI
4 13 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.52%) DTS
6 9 (3.52%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.13%) Data Lake
8 7 (2.73%) Cosmos DB
8 7 (2.73%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.34%) MySQL
10 5 (1.95%) QlikView
11 4 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.56%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (0.78%) Big Data
12 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 42 (16.41%) Visual Studio
2 27 (10.55%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.55%) Visual Studio Team System
3 12 (4.69%) JIRA
4 11 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.39%) Chocolatey
6 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.39%) GitLab
6 1 (0.39%) gulp
6 1 (0.39%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.39%) Selenium
6 1 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 29 (11.33%) Finance
2 24 (9.38%) Advertising
3 13 (5.08%) Marketing
4 6 (2.34%) Legal
5 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.17%) Retail
6 2 (0.78%) Games
6 2 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 108 (42.19%) Developer
2 61 (23.83%) .NET Developer
3 45 (17.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 45 (17.58%) C# Developer
4 34 (13.28%) ASP.NET Developer
5 33 (12.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (10.55%) Analyst
7 26 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 22 (8.59%) Lead Developer
9 18 (7.03%) Support Engineer
10 17 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (6.25%) IT Manager
11 16 (6.25%) Software Developer
12 15 (5.86%) Architect
13 14 (5.47%) Full Stack Developer
14 11 (4.30%) Lead .NET Developer
15 10 (3.91%) IT Engineer
16 9 (3.52%) Integration Developer
16 9 (3.52%) ServiceNow Developer
16 9 (3.52%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (46.88%) .NET
2 94 (36.72%) HTML
3 85 (33.20%) CSS
4 75 (29.30%) ASP.NET
5 52 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (17.97%) AngularJS
7 41 (16.02%) ASP.NET Web API
8 35 (13.67%) .NET Framework
9 31 (12.11%) WCF
10 30 (11.72%) HTML5
11 28 (10.94%) Entity Framework
12 27 (10.55%) Web Services
13 25 (9.77%) CSS3
14 19 (7.42%) XML
15 14 (5.47%) REST
16 13 (5.08%) XSLT
17 12 (4.69%) jQuery
17 12 (4.69%) LINQ
17 12 (4.69%) SOAP
18 11 (4.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.91%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.13%) Driving Licence
3 8 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.73%) Graphic Design
4 7 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.73%) User Experience
5 6 (2.34%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.95%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.56%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.17%) NHS
8 3 (1.17%) PDA
9 2 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.39%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 69 (26.95%) Windows
2 30 (11.72%) Windows Server
3 18 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.91%) Linux
6 9 (3.52%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.34%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.95%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.17%) Android
10 3 (1.17%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) CentOS
12 1 (0.39%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (26.95%) MVC
3 65 (25.39%) CRM
4 48 (18.75%) Web Development
5 36 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (13.67%) ITIL
7 34 (13.28%) Analytics
8 31 (12.11%) Migration
9 26 (10.16%) Project Management
10 25 (9.77%) Service Delivery
10 25 (9.77%) Waterfall
11 23 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (8.59%) Presales
13 20 (7.81%) Mentoring
14 17 (6.64%) Time Management
15 15 (5.86%) PRINCE2
16 14 (5.47%) Change Control
17 12 (4.69%) Service Management
18 11 (4.30%) Coaching
18 11 (4.30%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (46.48%) C#
2 95 (37.11%) JavaScript
3 88 (34.38%) SQL
4 32 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 22 (8.59%) T-SQL
6 18 (7.03%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.52%) C
8 5 (1.95%) Java
9 3 (1.17%) PHP
10 2 (0.78%) Python
10 2 (0.78%) VB
11 1 (0.39%) C++
11 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (8.20%) MCSE
3 20 (7.81%) Security Cleared
4 14 (5.47%) MCSA
5 13 (5.08%) Degree
5 13 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.52%) MCITP
7 8 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.56%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.17%) APMP
10 3 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.78%) MCP
12 1 (0.39%) ISEB
12 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.39%) MCSD
12 1 (0.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.73%) PMO
2 5 (1.95%) SLA
3 3 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.78%) GDPR
4 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.78%) QA
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 76 (29.69%) Active Directory
2 29 (11.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (8.98%) Hyper-V
4 19 (7.42%) vSphere
5 4 (1.56%) XenApp
6 3 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.39%) Postfix
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (7.81%) Backup Exec
2 11 (4.30%) SCCM
3 3 (1.17%) SCOM
3 3 (1.17%) WSUS
4 2 (0.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.39%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.39%) Nagios
5 1 (0.39%) Netcool
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.39%) Puppet
5 1 (0.39%) Simpana
5 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 186 (72.66%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.06%) VMware
3 35 (13.67%) Citrix
4 21 (8.20%) Veeam
5 18 (7.03%) Oracle
6 14 (5.47%) ServiceNow
7 10 (3.91%) HP
7 10 (3.91%) Sitecore
7 10 (3.91%) Xamarin
8 9 (3.52%) Cisco
9 8 (3.13%) Capita
10 5 (1.95%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.56%) Cognos
11 4 (1.56%) Fortinet
11 4 (1.56%) Polycom
11 4 (1.56%) Remedy
11 4 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.17%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (1.17%) Dell
12 3 (1.17%) Symantec