Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 81 79
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 -35
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 307 394 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.09% 3.28% 3.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.14% 20.46% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 256 298 300
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £30,425
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,125 £72,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% -

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1452 1926 1956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.60% 16.03% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1548 1586
West Midlands median annual salary £38,750 £36,375 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.53% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £59,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +11 144 £45,000 +8.87% 3
Coventry -34 40 £36,500 -27.00% 1
Staffordshire -6 34 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Solihull +19 27 £32,250 -35.50% 4
Worcestershire +8 19 £37,500 +1.35%
Shropshire +13 13 £45,000 +109.30% 5
Wolverhampton +8 7 £37,000 +17.46% 1
Warwickshire -4 5 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Walsall 0 2 £29,250 -7.14%
Herefordshire -15 1 £25,000 -47.37%
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 217 (70.68%) Microsoft
2 116 (37.79%) Windows
3 106 (34.53%) Office 365
4 101 (32.90%) Active Directory
5 95 (30.94%) SQL
6 77 (25.08%) .NET
7 74 (24.10%) Microsoft Azure
8 72 (23.45%) C#
9 67 (21.82%) SQL Server
10 66 (21.50%) Windows Server
11 65 (21.17%) JavaScript
12 63 (20.52%) VMware
13 59 (19.22%) Microsoft Office
14 52 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
15 51 (16.61%) Windows Server 2008
16 50 (16.29%) IIS
17 47 (15.31%) Hyper-V
18 45 (14.66%) Citrix
18 45 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 44 (14.33%) CRM
20 40 (13.03%) ITIL
21 39 (12.70%) Dynamics CRM
22 38 (12.38%) SharePoint 2013
23 37 (12.05%) vSphere
24 35 (11.40%) HTML
25 33 (10.75%) CSS
26 32 (10.42%) Backup Exec
26 32 (10.42%) Driving Licence
27 31 (10.10%) AngularJS
27 31 (10.10%) Veeam

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 50 (16.29%) IIS
2 38 (12.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 27 (8.79%) MS Exchange
4 25 (8.14%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (3.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (2.93%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.95%) MS Project Server
9 5 (1.63%) Apache
9 5 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.30%) CMS
10 4 (1.30%) nginx
11 3 (0.98%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.98%) WordPress
12 1 (0.33%) Drupal
12 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.33%) FileNet
12 1 (0.33%) JBoss
12 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 59 (19.22%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (9.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (4.89%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (3.58%) MS Visio
5 10 (3.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (2.61%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 39 (12.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.30%) assyst
2 4 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 106 (34.53%) Office 365
2 74 (24.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (8.47%) SaaS
4 13 (4.23%) PaaS
5 10 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (3.26%) IaaS
6 6 (1.95%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (1.95%) Yammer
7 5 (1.63%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (1.30%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.14%) DNS
1 25 (8.14%) Firewall
2 24 (7.82%) DHCP
3 21 (6.84%) TCP/IP
4 17 (5.54%) SAN
5 15 (4.89%) VPN
6 13 (4.23%) Intranet
7 12 (3.91%) Skype
8 7 (2.28%) VoIP
9 6 (1.95%) HTTP
9 6 (1.95%) Internet
9 6 (1.95%) NAS
10 5 (1.63%) iSCSI
10 5 (1.63%) LAN
10 5 (1.63%) WAN
11 4 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (1.30%) VLAN
12 3 (0.98%) Network Security
13 2 (0.65%) PBX
13 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.93%) RDBMS
4 9 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.28%) MySQL
5 7 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.98%) Big Data
8 2 (0.65%) MS Access
8 2 (0.65%) Power BI
8 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.33%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.33%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 30 (9.77%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.28%) gulp
4 4 (1.30%) CA Gen
5 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 22 (7.17%) Finance
2 15 (4.89%) Advertising
3 13 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (3.26%) Legal
5 8 (2.61%) Publishing
6 6 (1.95%) Law
7 5 (1.63%) German Language
7 5 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.30%) French Language
8 4 (1.30%) Polish Language
8 4 (1.30%) Russian Language
8 4 (1.30%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.65%) Marketing
9 2 (0.65%) Retail
9 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (23.13%) Developer
2 38 (12.38%) Support Engineer
3 36 (11.73%) Analyst
4 35 (11.40%) .NET Developer
5 32 (10.42%) Architect
5 32 (10.42%) C# Developer
6 31 (10.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (8.79%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (6.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 21 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (6.84%) SharePoint Developer
9 20 (6.51%) Consultant
10 19 (6.19%) IT Engineer
11 16 (5.21%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.89%) IT Support
12 15 (4.89%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (4.89%) Support Analyst
13 13 (4.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 13 (4.23%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (4.23%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (25.08%) .NET
2 35 (11.40%) HTML
3 33 (10.75%) CSS
4 31 (10.10%) AngularJS
5 29 (9.45%) ASP.NET
6 23 (7.49%) .NET Framework
7 21 (6.84%) XML
8 20 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (6.51%) KnockoutJS
9 19 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (4.89%) jQuery
11 14 (4.56%) Entity Framework
12 13 (4.23%) LINQ
13 11 (3.58%) REST
14 7 (2.28%) LESS
14 7 (2.28%) Sass
15 6 (1.95%) Kendo UI
16 5 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 4 (1.30%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.42%) Driving Licence
2 23 (7.49%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.21%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.23%) NHS
5 10 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.61%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.61%) Replication
7 7 (2.28%) Enterprise Cloud
8 5 (1.63%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.98%) Digital Signage
9 3 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.33%) iPad
10 1 (0.33%) PKI
10 1 (0.33%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 116 (37.79%) Windows
2 66 (21.50%) Windows Server
3 51 (16.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (4.89%) Windows 7
6 14 (4.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (4.23%) Linux
8 11 (3.58%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.95%) Android
10 5 (1.63%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.63%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.30%) CentOS
11 4 (1.30%) Fedora
12 3 (0.98%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.65%) VyOS
13 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.33%) Solaris
14 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (14.33%) CRM
2 40 (13.03%) ITIL
3 29 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (8.47%) Workflow
5 25 (8.14%) Migration
6 23 (7.49%) Presales
7 22 (7.17%) MVC
7 22 (7.17%) Project Management
7 22 (7.17%) Web Development
8 21 (6.84%) Enterprise Architecture
9 17 (5.54%) PRINCE2
10 16 (5.21%) Analytics
11 15 (4.89%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (4.56%) Process Improvement
13 13 (4.23%) SDLC
13 13 (4.23%) Translating Business Requirements
14 12 (3.91%) Change Control
14 12 (3.91%) Change Management
14 12 (3.91%) Content Management
15 11 (3.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (30.94%) SQL
2 72 (23.45%) C#
3 65 (21.17%) JavaScript
4 30 (9.77%) PowerShell
5 18 (5.86%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.26%) T-SQL
7 9 (2.93%) TypeScript
8 7 (2.28%) Java
9 4 (1.30%) C
9 4 (1.30%) PHP
10 1 (0.33%) VBA
10 1 (0.33%) VBScript
10 1 (0.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 45 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (9.12%) MCSE
3 25 (8.14%) Degree
4 24 (7.82%) MCITP
4 24 (7.82%) MCSA
4 24 (7.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (3.26%) MCSD
7 8 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (2.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 6 (1.95%) CCNA
9 6 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.95%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.63%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.30%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.30%) PMP
12 1 (0.33%) APMP
12 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.56%) PMO
2 6 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.95%) QA
3 4 (1.30%) SLA
4 3 (0.98%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 101 (32.90%) Active Directory
2 52 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (15.31%) Hyper-V
4 37 (12.05%) vSphere
5 6 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.30%) Postfix
7 2 (0.65%) Docker
7 2 (0.65%) XenServer
8 1 (0.33%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (10.42%) Backup Exec
2 28 (9.12%) SCCM
3 12 (3.91%) NetBackup
4 9 (2.93%) SCOM
5 7 (2.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.30%) Nagios
6 4 (1.30%) Simpana
6 4 (1.30%) WSUS
7 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.65%) Puppet
8 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 217 (70.68%) Microsoft
2 63 (20.52%) VMware
3 45 (14.66%) Citrix
4 31 (10.10%) Veeam
5 27 (8.79%) Cisco
6 24 (7.82%) HP
7 21 (6.84%) SAP
8 13 (4.23%) Barracuda Networks
8 13 (4.23%) Xamarin
9 12 (3.91%) Dell
10 11 (3.58%) Symantec
11 9 (2.93%) IBM
11 9 (2.93%) Sitecore
12 8 (2.61%) Forcepoint
12 8 (2.61%) McAfee
13 7 (2.28%) NetApp
14 6 (1.95%) Adobe
14 6 (1.95%) JD Edwards
15 5 (1.63%) CommVault
15 5 (1.63%) EMC