Period
to 19 July 2019

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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 95 95
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -20
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 234 266 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.96% 2.84% 3.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.05% 20.68% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 159 200 258
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £39,498 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.80% -1.26% +1.72%
10th Percentile £25,630 £22,475 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £62,875
England median annual salary £47,225 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% - +4.05%

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 1,015 1,286 1,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 12.84% 13.75% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 760 973 1,251
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,450 £58,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 +60 130 £42,500 - 20
Solihull +3 24 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire -12 21 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Worcestershire -8 20 £27,500 -12.70% 5
Staffordshire +9 17 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Shropshire -23 5 £42,500 +84.78%
Coventry -26 5 £35,000 -2.78% 8
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £19,000 -
Herefordshire -24 1 £25,400 -55.83%
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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.

1 154 (65.81%) Microsoft
2 109 (46.58%) Windows
3 107 (45.73%) Office 365
4 81 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 79 (33.76%) SQL Server
6 73 (31.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 64 (27.35%) SQL
8 56 (23.93%) Self-Motivation
9 54 (23.08%) ITIL
10 53 (22.65%) Microsoft Office
10 53 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (21.79%) Hyper-V
12 49 (20.94%) Windows Server
13 48 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 45 (19.23%) C#
15 44 (18.80%) DNS
16 42 (17.95%) .NET
16 42 (17.95%) VMware
17 40 (17.09%) PowerShell
18 39 (16.67%) Project Management
19 38 (16.24%) DHCP
20 37 (15.81%) Cisco
20 37 (15.81%) SCCM
21 35 (14.96%) Problem-Solving
22 34 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
22 34 (14.53%) Business Intelligence
23 33 (14.10%) Data Centre
24 32 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
25 31 (13.25%) McAfee
26 30 (12.82%) CSS

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 27 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
2 17 (7.26%) Skype for Business
3 12 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 11 (4.70%) IIS
5 9 (3.85%) CMS
6 7 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.14%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.28%) SAS
11 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 53 (22.65%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (11.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (4.27%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (3.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (2.56%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.28%) Maximo
2 3 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 107 (45.73%) Office 365
2 73 (31.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (11.97%) Power Platform
4 26 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (7.26%) OneDrive
6 14 (5.98%) Azure Stack
7 12 (5.13%) IaaS
7 12 (5.13%) PaaS
8 10 (4.27%) PowerApps
9 8 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (3.42%) Azure Functions
9 8 (3.42%) Azure Machine Learning
9 8 (3.42%) Serverless
10 7 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (2.14%) Yammer
12 4 (1.71%) SaaS
13 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Flow
14 2 (0.85%) NuGet
15 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (18.80%) DNS
2 38 (16.24%) DHCP
3 23 (9.83%) Firewall
4 18 (7.69%) SAN
5 17 (7.26%) Internet
5 17 (7.26%) Skype
6 10 (4.27%) VPN
7 9 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (3.85%) Network Security
8 8 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (3.42%) Intranet
8 8 (3.42%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (3.42%) TCP/IP
8 8 (3.42%) VoIP
9 6 (2.56%) NAS
9 6 (2.56%) VLAN
10 5 (2.14%) Wireless
11 4 (1.71%) LAN
11 4 (1.71%) WAN
12 3 (1.28%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (33.76%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.40%) Power BI
3 16 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.42%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.56%) MS Access
8 6 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.14%) MySQL
10 4 (1.71%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.28%) DB2
11 3 (1.28%) DTS
11 3 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.28%) QlikView
12 2 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.85%) Oracle OWB
13 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.27%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.42%) JIRA
5 4 (1.71%) Selenium
6 3 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.85%) JMeter
7 2 (0.85%) ReSharper
General
1 23 (9.83%) Finance
2 9 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 9 (3.85%) Legal
3 8 (3.42%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.71%) Retail
6 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.43%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Local Government
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (22.65%) Developer
2 46 (19.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (17.52%) Analyst
4 21 (8.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (7.26%) Support Analyst
6 16 (6.84%) SharePoint Developer
7 14 (5.98%) .NET Developer
7 14 (5.98%) Applications Support
8 12 (5.13%) IT Support
8 12 (5.13%) Support Engineer
9 11 (4.70%) Wintel Engineer
9 11 (4.70%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (4.27%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (3.85%) Architect
11 9 (3.85%) Business Analyst
11 9 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (3.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (3.85%) Consultant
11 9 (3.85%) IT Analyst
11 9 (3.85%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.95%) .NET
2 30 (12.82%) CSS
3 22 (9.40%) Web Services
4 21 (8.97%) HTML
5 20 (8.55%) ASP.NET
6 17 (7.26%) jQuery
7 15 (6.41%) REST
8 12 (5.13%) JSON
9 11 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (4.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (4.70%) XML
10 10 (4.27%) .NET Framework
11 8 (3.42%) Entity Framework
11 8 (3.42%) HTML5
11 8 (3.42%) SAML
12 6 (2.56%) Ajax
12 6 (2.56%) XSLT
13 5 (2.14%) AngularJS
13 5 (2.14%) CSS3
13 5 (2.14%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 56 (23.93%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (14.10%) Data Centre
3 27 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (9.83%) Management Information System
5 15 (6.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.14%) Clustering
9 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.71%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.28%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.85%) AS400
11 2 (0.85%) iSeries
11 2 (0.85%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.85%) User Experience
12 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.43%) EPoS
12 1 (0.43%) Handset
12 1 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 109 (46.58%) Windows
2 49 (20.94%) Windows Server
3 23 (9.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (9.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (7.26%) Linux
6 10 (4.27%) Windows 10
7 9 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.42%) Android
8 8 (3.42%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.99%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.56%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.08%) ITIL
2 53 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 39 (16.67%) Project Management
5 35 (14.96%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (14.53%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (11.11%) Service Management
8 23 (9.83%) Kalman Filter
9 22 (9.40%) Patch Management
9 22 (9.40%) Presales
9 22 (9.40%) Web Filtering
10 21 (8.97%) Data Protection
10 21 (8.97%) Migration
11 18 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 17 (7.26%) ITSM
12 17 (7.26%) MVC
13 16 (6.84%) Information Architecture
14 14 (5.98%) Analytics
14 14 (5.98%) DevOps
14 14 (5.98%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.35%) SQL
2 45 (19.23%) C#
3 40 (17.09%) PowerShell
4 20 (8.55%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.98%) VB.NET
6 11 (4.70%) VBA
7 8 (3.42%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.99%) VB
9 6 (2.56%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.56%) VB6
10 5 (2.14%) C
11 3 (1.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.43%) PHP
12 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (11.97%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (6.84%) Degree
4 15 (6.41%) MCP
5 13 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 9 (3.85%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.14%) IIBA
7 5 (2.14%) MCSE
8 4 (1.71%) MCSA
9 3 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.28%) ISEB
10 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) CCNA
11 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.43%) MCITP
11 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.43%) PMP
11 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.56%) GDPR
2 7 (2.99%) PMO
3 5 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.14%) QA
4 4 (1.71%) SLA
5 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 51 (21.79%) Hyper-V
3 34 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (5.98%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (5.13%) XenApp
6 10 (4.27%) Docker
6 10 (4.27%) XenDesktop
7 9 (3.85%) BitLocker
7 9 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (2.14%) KVM
9 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.85%) vSphere
10 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (15.81%) SCCM
2 22 (9.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (5.98%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (5.98%) SCOM
4 13 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (5.56%) Puppet
5 9 (3.85%) NetBackup
5 9 (3.85%) SCVMM
6 8 (3.42%) FortiGate
6 8 (3.42%) HP Data Protector
6 8 (3.42%) Kubernetes
6 8 (3.42%) Terraform
7 5 (2.14%) Ansible
8 3 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.28%) WSUS
9 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.43%) Netcool
9 1 (0.43%) OpenView
9 1 (0.43%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 154 (65.81%) Microsoft
2 42 (17.95%) VMware
3 37 (15.81%) Cisco
4 31 (13.25%) McAfee
5 25 (10.68%) HP
6 24 (10.26%) Dell
6 24 (10.26%) IBM
7 23 (9.83%) Forcepoint
8 22 (9.40%) Symantec
9 16 (6.84%) Citrix
9 16 (6.84%) Oracle
10 15 (6.41%) Veeam
11 10 (4.27%) CheckPoint
12 8 (3.42%) arcserve
12 8 (3.42%) CommVault
12 8 (3.42%) ServiceNow
13 6 (2.56%) DevExpress
14 5 (2.14%) Tableau
15 4 (1.71%) OutSystems
15 4 (1.71%) Remedy