Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 85 85
Rank change year-on-year -32 0 -40
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 276 366 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.77% 3.13% 3.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.03% 18.99% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 223 272 227
West Midlands median annual salary £40,250 £39,323 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.36% -12.62% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,550 £22,750 £28,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £64,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -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 1531 1927 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.35% 16.49% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1527 1420
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £36,000 £37,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -3.68% -0.33%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 October 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 23 October 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 +8 137 £43,750 +9.38% 3
Staffordshire +8 38 £45,000 +24.14%
Solihull +18 28 £35,000 +7.69%
Coventry -39 27 £36,000 -28.00% 1
Shropshire +1 18 £44,250 +105.81%
Worcestershire -8 7 £42,500 +18.88%
Wolverhampton +5 5 £37,000 +17.46%
Warwickshire -8 3 £33,750 +8.00%
Herefordshire -10 1 £25,000 -39.39%
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 183 (66.30%) Microsoft
2 88 (31.88%) SQL
3 85 (30.80%) C#
3 85 (30.80%) .NET
4 83 (30.07%) Office 365
5 82 (29.71%) Windows
6 80 (28.99%) JavaScript
7 72 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 69 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 61 (22.10%) Microsoft Office
10 53 (19.20%) Microsoft Azure
11 52 (18.84%) HTML
11 52 (18.84%) VMware
12 46 (16.67%) CRM
13 45 (16.30%) CSS
14 42 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 41 (14.86%) AngularJS
15 41 (14.86%) Dynamics CRM
15 41 (14.86%) Windows Server
16 38 (13.77%) ITIL
16 38 (13.77%) IIS
17 37 (13.41%) SharePoint 2013
18 36 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
19 33 (11.96%) Hyper-V
19 33 (11.96%) ASP.NET
19 33 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
19 33 (11.96%) Citrix
20 32 (11.59%) Visual Studio
21 31 (11.23%) Agile Software Development
22 30 (10.87%) MVC

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 38 (13.77%) IIS
2 37 (13.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 29 (10.51%) SharePoint Server
4 25 (9.06%) MS Exchange
5 10 (3.62%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.90%) Skype for Business
8 7 (2.54%) Apache
8 7 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.81%) nginx
10 4 (1.45%) MS Project Server
11 3 (1.09%) CMS
11 3 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.72%) FileNet
12 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.72%) WordPress
13 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 61 (22.10%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (9.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (5.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (3.99%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (3.99%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 41 (14.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.90%) assyst
3 5 (1.81%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 4 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.36%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 83 (30.07%) Office 365
2 53 (19.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.88%) SaaS
4 8 (2.90%) npm
5 7 (2.54%) PaaS
6 5 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.81%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.81%) OneDrive
6 5 (1.81%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (1.45%) Google Analytics
7 4 (1.45%) IaaS
7 4 (1.45%) Yammer
8 1 (0.36%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.07%) DHCP
1 14 (5.07%) DNS
1 14 (5.07%) SAN
1 14 (5.07%) TCP/IP
1 14 (5.07%) VPN
2 12 (4.35%) Intranet
3 10 (3.62%) Skype
4 7 (2.54%) Firewall
4 7 (2.54%) VoIP
5 5 (1.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (1.81%) HTTP
5 5 (1.81%) Internet
6 4 (1.45%) LAN
6 4 (1.45%) VLAN
6 4 (1.45%) WAN
7 3 (1.09%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.09%) NAS
8 2 (0.72%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.36%) FTP
9 1 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.99%) Relational Database
2 11 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (2.90%) MySQL
4 8 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.54%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.45%) Qlik Sense
7 4 (1.45%) QlikView
8 3 (1.09%) Big Data
8 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.09%) DTS
9 2 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.72%) Power BI
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (11.59%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.90%) gulp
4 5 (1.81%) JIRA
5 4 (1.45%) CA Gen
6 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.36%) GitLab
7 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 19 (6.88%) Finance
2 16 (5.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (4.35%) Advertising
3 12 (4.35%) Legal
4 5 (1.81%) Law
5 4 (1.45%) German Language
5 4 (1.45%) Publishing
6 3 (1.09%) French Language
6 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.09%) Polish Language
6 3 (1.09%) Retail
6 3 (1.09%) Russian Language
6 3 (1.09%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.72%) Marketing
7 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (32.97%) Developer
2 43 (15.58%) .NET Developer
3 40 (14.49%) C# Developer
4 39 (14.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (11.23%) Analyst
5 31 (11.23%) Support Engineer
6 24 (8.70%) Architect
7 23 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
8 20 (7.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 19 (6.88%) Senior Developer
9 19 (6.88%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 18 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (5.80%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 16 (5.80%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (4.71%) Administrator
12 13 (4.71%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (30.80%) .NET
2 52 (18.84%) HTML
3 45 (16.30%) CSS
4 41 (14.86%) AngularJS
5 33 (11.96%) ASP.NET
6 29 (10.51%) XML
7 28 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
9 20 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (6.88%) LINQ
11 18 (6.52%) .NET Framework
12 17 (6.16%) jQuery
13 15 (5.43%) Entity Framework
14 12 (4.35%) HTML5
15 11 (3.99%) REST
16 9 (3.26%) XSLT
17 8 (2.90%) LESS
17 8 (2.90%) Sass
17 8 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 7 (2.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.25%) Driving Licence
2 18 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.80%) NHS
4 15 (5.43%) Data Centre
5 13 (4.71%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.17%) Replication
9 5 (1.81%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.45%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.09%) Digital Signage
11 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.72%) Reinsurance
13 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.36%) Social Media
13 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 82 (29.71%) Windows
2 41 (14.86%) Windows Server
3 36 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (6.16%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.99%) Windows 10
7 7 (2.54%) Linux
7 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.81%) Android
8 5 (1.81%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.81%) CentOS
8 5 (1.81%) Fedora
9 3 (1.09%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.67%) CRM
2 38 (13.77%) ITIL
3 33 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (11.23%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (10.87%) MVC
6 29 (10.51%) Workflow
7 25 (9.06%) Project Management
8 24 (8.70%) Analytics
9 22 (7.97%) Web Development
10 21 (7.61%) Migration
11 19 (6.88%) Change Control
12 18 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (6.16%) PRINCE2
14 16 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (5.43%) Presales
16 14 (5.07%) Content Management
16 14 (5.07%) Process Improvement
17 12 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
17 12 (4.35%) Time Management
17 12 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 88 (31.88%) SQL
2 85 (30.80%) C#
3 80 (28.99%) JavaScript
4 26 (9.42%) VB.NET
5 24 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 14 (5.07%) T-SQL
7 10 (3.62%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.26%) C
8 9 (3.26%) Java
9 3 (1.09%) PHP
10 1 (0.36%) C++
10 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.36%) Python
10 1 (0.36%) VB
10 1 (0.36%) VBA
10 1 (0.36%) VBScript
10 1 (0.36%) X++
10 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (10.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (9.78%) Degree
3 19 (6.88%) MCSE
4 16 (5.80%) MCITP
4 16 (5.80%) MCSA
4 16 (5.80%) Security Cleared
4 16 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (5.43%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.99%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (3.62%) MCSD
8 5 (1.81%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.09%) APMP
10 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.09%) PMP
10 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.36%) MCP
12 1 (0.36%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.35%) PMO
2 6 (2.17%) QA
3 5 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.45%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 42 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (11.96%) Hyper-V
4 28 (10.14%) vSphere
5 6 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.81%) Postfix
7 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (9.78%) SCCM
2 25 (9.06%) Backup Exec
3 12 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.81%) Nagios
4 5 (1.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.81%) Simpana
5 4 (1.45%) WSUS
6 3 (1.09%) SCOM
7 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 183 (66.30%) Microsoft
2 52 (18.84%) VMware
3 33 (11.96%) Citrix
4 24 (8.70%) Veeam
5 21 (7.61%) Cisco
6 17 (6.16%) HP
7 13 (4.71%) Xamarin
8 11 (3.99%) SAP
8 11 (3.99%) Sitecore
9 9 (3.26%) Dell
9 9 (3.26%) ServiceNow
9 9 (3.26%) Symantec
10 6 (2.17%) Forcepoint
10 6 (2.17%) IBM
10 6 (2.17%) JD Edwards
10 6 (2.17%) Oracle
11 5 (1.81%) Adobe
11 5 (1.81%) McAfee
11 5 (1.81%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (1.81%) Remedy