Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 113 87
Rank change year-on-year +28 -26 0
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 278 275 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.22% 2.77% 3.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.07% 18.04% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 218 225 270
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,250 £39,412
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.83% +2.13% -12.42%
10th Percentile £22,250 £25,600 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,900 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,835
% change year-on-year - +2.66% +1.94%

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 1,205 1,524 1,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.98% 15.37% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 965 1,283 1,528
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +1.37%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,800 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +4 119 £43,500 -3.33% 15
Coventry +37 51 £35,500 -1.39% 5
Warwickshire +73 28 £41,750 +23.70% 6
Solihull -2 24 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Shropshire +15 16 £24,000 -45.76% 3
Staffordshire -7 14 £47,500 - 1
Worcestershire +11 10 £31,500 -23.64% 3
Wolverhampton +4 3 £37,500 +1.35% 7
Herefordshire +7 1 £57,500 +130.00%
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 171 (61.51%) Microsoft
2 132 (47.48%) Windows
3 108 (38.85%) ITIL
4 103 (37.05%) Office 365
5 84 (30.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 65 (23.38%) Active Directory
7 52 (18.71%) VMware
8 51 (18.35%) SQL
8 51 (18.35%) Self-Motivation
9 49 (17.63%) Data Centre
10 46 (16.55%) Analytics
11 45 (16.19%) C#
11 45 (16.19%) DNS
11 45 (16.19%) Problem-Solving
12 44 (15.83%) .NET
12 44 (15.83%) Microsoft Office
12 44 (15.83%) ITIL V3
13 42 (15.11%) SQL Server
14 41 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 40 (14.39%) JavaScript
16 39 (14.03%) ServiceNow
17 38 (13.67%) Finance
18 36 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
18 36 (12.95%) DHCP
19 35 (12.59%) Microsoft Excel
20 33 (11.87%) ITIL Certification
20 33 (11.87%) Management Information System
21 31 (11.15%) SLA
21 31 (11.15%) .NET Framework
21 31 (11.15%) Degree

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 30 (10.79%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.68%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (3.96%) IIS
4 10 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.52%) CMS
6 5 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.80%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.08%) MediaWiki
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.72%) DNN
8 2 (0.72%) Moodle
8 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.36%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (15.83%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (12.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (6.47%) MS Visio
4 16 (5.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (3.96%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.72%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 103 (37.05%) Office 365
2 84 (30.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.88%) OneDrive
5 6 (2.16%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (2.16%) IaaS
5 6 (2.16%) Yammer
6 3 (1.08%) PaaS
7 2 (0.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 45 (16.19%) DNS
2 36 (12.95%) DHCP
3 19 (6.83%) Firewall
4 17 (6.12%) Internet
5 13 (4.68%) Skype
6 12 (4.32%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (3.60%) Network Security
8 9 (3.24%) TCP/IP
8 9 (3.24%) VPN
9 6 (2.16%) SSL
10 5 (1.80%) Intranet
11 3 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (1.08%) LAN
11 3 (1.08%) VLAN
11 3 (1.08%) WAN
12 2 (0.72%) FTP
12 2 (0.72%) VoIP
12 2 (0.72%) WebEx
13 1 (0.36%) Broadband
13 1 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.19%) Relational Database
3 17 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.80%) Power BI
6 5 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.08%) DTS
8 3 (1.08%) MySQL
9 2 (0.72%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (0.72%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.36%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 14 (5.04%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.16%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (1.44%) JIRA
5 3 (1.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.08%) Selenium
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.72%) webpack
General
1 38 (13.67%) Finance
2 26 (9.35%) Legal
3 8 (2.88%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.16%) Banking
4 6 (2.16%) Law
5 5 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.44%) Games
6 4 (1.44%) Publishing
6 4 (1.44%) Retail
7 2 (0.72%) Advertising
7 2 (0.72%) Back Office
7 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (18.71%) Developer
2 35 (12.59%) Analyst
3 29 (10.43%) Desktop Support
4 27 (9.71%) Team Leader
5 25 (8.99%) Support Team Leader
6 24 (8.63%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 24 (8.63%) Desktop Team Leader
7 23 (8.27%) Support Engineer
8 20 (7.19%) SharePoint Developer
9 16 (5.76%) 1st Line Support
9 16 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (5.40%) IT Manager
10 15 (5.40%) Technical Engineer
11 13 (4.68%) Business Analyst
12 12 (4.32%) .NET Developer
12 12 (4.32%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 12 (4.32%) Applications Engineer
12 12 (4.32%) Help Desk Engineer
12 12 (4.32%) Help Desk Support
12 12 (4.32%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (15.83%) .NET
2 31 (11.15%) .NET Framework
3 20 (7.19%) ASP.NET
4 19 (6.83%) CSS
5 17 (6.12%) Hibernate
6 15 (5.40%) HTML
7 14 (5.04%) jQuery
8 12 (4.32%) LINQ
9 11 (3.96%) Entity Framework
10 10 (3.60%) Web Services
11 9 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (3.24%) JSON
11 9 (3.24%) REST
12 8 (2.88%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.88%) React
12 8 (2.88%) WCF
12 8 (2.88%) XML
13 7 (2.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (2.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 51 (18.35%) Self-Motivation
2 49 (17.63%) Data Centre
3 33 (11.87%) Management Information System
4 23 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (6.83%) Mobile App
6 15 (5.40%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.24%) User Experience
8 6 (2.16%) Clustering
8 6 (2.16%) NHS
9 5 (1.80%) Social Media
10 4 (1.44%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.08%) iPad
12 2 (0.72%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.72%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.72%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 132 (47.48%) Windows
2 29 (10.43%) Windows Server
3 28 (10.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (6.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (6.12%) Windows 7
6 15 (5.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (4.32%) Mac OS X
7 12 (4.32%) Windows 10
8 7 (2.52%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.52%) Linux
9 6 (2.16%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.44%) Android
11 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.72%) VMS
13 1 (0.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (38.85%) ITIL
2 46 (16.55%) Analytics
3 45 (16.19%) Problem-Solving
4 44 (15.83%) ITIL V3
5 36 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (10.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (9.71%) Service Management
8 26 (9.35%) Collaborative Working
8 26 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 26 (9.35%) SDLC
9 25 (8.99%) Integration Testing
9 25 (8.99%) Kalman Filter
9 25 (8.99%) Project Management
10 24 (8.63%) Service Delivery
11 21 (7.55%) MVC
11 21 (7.55%) Web Development
12 20 (7.19%) Data Protection
12 20 (7.19%) Patch Management
12 20 (7.19%) TDD
12 20 (7.19%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.35%) SQL
2 45 (16.19%) C#
3 40 (14.39%) JavaScript
4 25 (8.99%) PowerShell
5 12 (4.32%) VB.NET
6 11 (3.96%) VB
7 8 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.08%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.08%) VB6
9 2 (0.72%) C
10 1 (0.36%) Java
10 1 (0.36%) PHP
10 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (11.87%) ITIL Certification
2 31 (11.15%) Degree
3 12 (4.32%) CISM
3 12 (4.32%) CISSP
3 12 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.32%) IIBA
3 12 (4.32%) Master's Degree
3 12 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.88%) MCSE
6 6 (2.16%) ISEB
6 6 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.80%) APMP
7 5 (1.80%) DBS Check
7 5 (1.80%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.72%) HNC
9 2 (0.72%) HND
9 2 (0.72%) MCP
9 2 (0.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.15%) SLA
2 24 (8.63%) PMO
3 22 (7.91%) GDPR
4 20 (7.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (3.60%) Data Quality
6 6 (2.16%) ISO 9001
7 3 (1.08%) P3O
7 3 (1.08%) QA
8 2 (0.72%) COBIT
8 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.36%) IASME
System Software
1 65 (23.38%) Active Directory
2 41 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (10.79%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.72%) Docker
6 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (10.43%) SCCM
2 26 (9.35%) NetBackup
3 20 (7.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (2.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.72%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.36%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 171 (61.51%) Microsoft
2 52 (18.71%) VMware
3 39 (14.03%) ServiceNow
4 29 (10.43%) Cisco
5 24 (8.63%) McAfee
6 22 (7.91%) HP
7 21 (7.55%) IBM
8 20 (7.19%) Dell
8 20 (7.19%) Forcepoint
8 20 (7.19%) Symantec
9 19 (6.83%) Xamarin
10 15 (5.40%) Citrix
11 13 (4.68%) Remedy
12 7 (2.52%) Planview
12 7 (2.52%) Veeam
13 6 (2.16%) LexisNexis
14 5 (1.80%) Barracuda Networks
15 4 (1.44%) Oracle
16 3 (1.08%) DevExpress
16 3 (1.08%) Pegasus