Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > West Midlands
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 135 100
Rank change year-on-year +46 -35 -11
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 264 215 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.20% 2.15% 2.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.26% 14.04% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 211 170 220
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -6.43%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,088 £24,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1,135 1,531 1,778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.77% 15.33% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1,275 1,400
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +38 132 £44,000 +3.53% 18
Warwickshire +57 29 £36,750 -8.13% 5
Coventry +18 28 £35,500 -2.74%
Solihull +5 21 £40,000 -2.44% 2
Shropshire +10 18 £22,250 -11.00% 1
Worcestershire +7 14 £46,000 +8.24% 2
Wolverhampton +13 6 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Staffordshire 0 5 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Sutton Coldfield -23 2 £42,500 +30.77%
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 182 (68.94%) Microsoft
2 131 (49.62%) Windows
3 106 (40.15%) Office 365
4 94 (35.61%) ITIL
5 91 (34.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 75 (28.41%) Active Directory
7 74 (28.03%) VMware
8 63 (23.86%) Data Centre
9 59 (22.35%) DNS
10 58 (21.97%) SQL
11 57 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 55 (20.83%) Hyper-V
13 51 (19.32%) SCCM
14 50 (18.94%) DHCP
15 48 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
16 47 (17.80%) SQL Server
17 46 (17.42%) Cisco
18 44 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
18 44 (16.67%) McAfee
19 41 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
19 41 (15.53%) Windows Server
20 40 (15.15%) Finance
21 38 (14.39%) HP
21 38 (14.39%) Dell
21 38 (14.39%) Kalman Filter
21 38 (14.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 37 (14.02%) IBM
22 37 (14.02%) Microsoft Office
23 36 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
23 36 (13.64%) Symantec

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 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 16 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.41%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.65%) IIS
5 6 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.52%) CMS
7 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.76%) DNN
9 2 (0.76%) Moodle
10 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (14.02%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (5.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (3.79%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.76%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.38%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.14%) Carpe Diem
2 3 (1.14%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.76%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 106 (40.15%) Office 365
2 91 (34.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.79%) Dynamics 365
4 10 (3.79%) OneDrive
5 8 (3.03%) IaaS
6 6 (2.27%) PaaS
6 6 (2.27%) Yammer
7 4 (1.52%) SaaS
8 2 (0.76%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 59 (22.35%) DNS
2 50 (18.94%) DHCP
3 20 (7.58%) Firewall
4 17 (6.44%) Skype
5 15 (5.68%) Network Security
6 13 (4.92%) VPN
7 12 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (3.41%) Intranet
9 8 (3.03%) TCP/IP
10 7 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.89%) Internet
11 5 (1.89%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.52%) SAN
12 4 (1.52%) VLAN
13 3 (1.14%) LAN
13 3 (1.14%) WAN
14 2 (0.76%) FTP
14 2 (0.76%) VoIP
15 1 (0.38%) Broadband
15 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.41%) Power BI
6 8 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.52%) MySQL
9 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.76%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.38%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.38%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 12 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.14%) Selenium
6 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.76%) webpack
7 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 40 (15.15%) Finance
2 14 (5.30%) Legal
3 6 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.14%) Back Office
4 3 (1.14%) Retail
5 2 (0.76%) Advertising
5 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (15.53%) Developer
2 36 (13.64%) Analyst
3 28 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (7.20%) Technical Engineer
5 18 (6.82%) IT Manager
6 17 (6.44%) Technical Leader
7 15 (5.68%) .NET Developer
8 14 (5.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (4.55%) Administrator
9 12 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.55%) Desktop Support
10 11 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
10 11 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
10 11 (4.17%) Team Leader
11 10 (3.79%) C# Developer
11 10 (3.79%) IT Security Manager
11 10 (3.79%) Security Manager
11 10 (3.79%) Support Engineer
11 10 (3.79%) Support Team Leader
12 9 (3.41%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.36%) .NET
2 19 (7.20%) .NET Framework
3 17 (6.44%) HTML
4 15 (5.68%) CSS
5 13 (4.92%) ASP.NET
6 12 (4.55%) HTML5
7 10 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (3.79%) Hibernate
7 10 (3.79%) REST
8 9 (3.41%) AngularJS
8 9 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (3.41%) Web Services
9 8 (3.03%) jQuery
10 6 (2.27%) Ajax
10 6 (2.27%) CSS3
10 6 (2.27%) React
10 6 (2.27%) XML
11 4 (1.52%) SOAP
11 4 (1.52%) XHTML
11 4 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 63 (23.86%) Data Centre
2 48 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.20%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 11 (4.17%) Clustering
6 10 (3.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (2.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.14%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.14%) iPad
9 3 (1.14%) Replication
9 3 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.76%) NHS
10 2 (0.76%) PMI
10 2 (0.76%) User Experience
10 2 (0.76%) VLE
11 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.38%) Social Media
11 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 131 (49.62%) Windows
2 41 (15.53%) Windows Server
2 41 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 22 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (6.44%) Windows 7
6 12 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.03%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.65%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.52%) Android
10 4 (1.52%) Linux
11 3 (1.14%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (35.61%) ITIL
2 38 (14.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 38 (14.39%) Kalman Filter
3 36 (13.64%) Patch Management
3 36 (13.64%) Web Filtering
4 35 (13.26%) Service Delivery
5 33 (12.50%) Project Management
6 31 (11.74%) Data Protection
7 30 (11.36%) Technical Leadership
8 29 (10.98%) Analytics
9 28 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (9.47%) Root Cause Analysis
11 23 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (8.71%) DevOps
12 22 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (8.33%) ITIL V3
13 19 (7.20%) Web Development
14 18 (6.82%) CRM
14 18 (6.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (21.97%) SQL
2 31 (11.74%) C#
3 26 (9.85%) JavaScript
4 25 (9.47%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.03%) VB
6 6 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.52%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.14%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.14%) VB6
9 2 (0.76%) C
10 1 (0.38%) Java
10 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 25 (9.47%) Degree
3 15 (5.68%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.55%) CISM
4 12 (4.55%) CISSP
5 8 (3.03%) IIBA
6 7 (2.65%) ISEB
7 6 (2.27%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.89%) APMP
8 5 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.89%) DBS Check
8 5 (1.89%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.76%) HNC
9 2 (0.76%) HND
9 2 (0.76%) MCSE
9 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.50%) GDPR
2 24 (9.09%) PMO
3 17 (6.44%) SLA
4 13 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (3.79%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.52%) QA
7 2 (0.76%) COBIT
8 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.38%) IASME
System Software
1 75 (28.41%) Active Directory
2 57 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.65%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.76%) Docker
6 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.76%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (19.32%) SCCM
2 36 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 7 (2.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.38%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.38%) SCOM
6 1 (0.38%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 182 (68.94%) Microsoft
2 74 (28.03%) VMware
3 46 (17.42%) Cisco
4 44 (16.67%) McAfee
5 38 (14.39%) Dell
5 38 (14.39%) HP
6 37 (14.02%) IBM
7 36 (13.64%) Forcepoint
7 36 (13.64%) Symantec
8 17 (6.44%) ServiceNow
9 16 (6.06%) Citrix
10 12 (4.55%) Xamarin
11 8 (3.03%) Veeam
12 7 (2.65%) Planview
13 6 (2.27%) Remedy
14 5 (1.89%) SolarWinds
15 4 (1.52%) Nintex
15 4 (1.52%) Sage
16 3 (1.14%) NetApp
16 3 (1.14%) Pegasus