The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 79 34 56
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +22
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 54 100 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.76% 6.41% 4.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.65% 35.09% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43 80 78
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SharePoint
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
427 285 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.83% 18.26% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 345 249 383
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,984 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Cheshire region.

SharePoint Salary Trend in Cheshire

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SharePoint
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -14 13 £35,000 - 1
Macclesfield +14 9 £37,750 -24.50% 1
Northwich +12 4 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Knutsford -19 3 £32,500 -26.13%
Daresbury -2 2 £24,250 -
Runcorn -4 2 £37,500 +2.73%
Crewe -3 1 £55,000 +43.79%
Wilmslow -15 1 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Chester -21 1 - - 2
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint.

1 78 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 67 (46.85%) .NET
3 48 (33.57%) C#
4 42 (29.37%) ITIL
5 37 (25.87%) SQL
6 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
6 35 (24.48%) MS Excel
7 30 (20.98%) Windows
8 28 (19.58%) JavaScript
9 25 (17.48%) Release Management
10 20 (13.99%) CSS
11 19 (13.29%) MS Office
11 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET
11 19 (13.29%) Service Delivery
11 19 (13.29%) jQuery
12 16 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (11.19%) Lync
13 15 (10.49%) Finance
13 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (10.49%) VB
14 14 (9.79%) HTML
14 14 (9.79%) Change Management
14 14 (9.79%) VB6
14 14 (9.79%) Software Engineering
14 14 (9.79%) LiveLink
15 13 (9.09%) VMware
16 12 (8.39%) Project Management
16 12 (8.39%) PRINCE2
16 12 (8.39%) SharePoint 2010
17 11 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.19%) Lync
2 14 (9.79%) LiveLink
3 12 (8.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (6.99%) MS Exchange
6 9 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (4.90%) IIS
9 5 (3.50%) CMS
10 4 (2.80%) SAS
11 3 (2.10%) MS Project Server
11 3 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (2.10%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.40%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 35 (24.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (13.29%) MS Office
3 8 (5.59%) MS Project
4 5 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.40%) SPSS
6 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.40%) SAP MDM
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) VPN
2 7 (4.90%) SNMP
2 7 (4.90%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.20%) DNS
3 6 (4.20%) SAN
4 4 (2.80%) LAN
4 4 (2.80%) WAN
4 4 (2.80%) Intranet
5 3 (2.10%) Firewall
6 2 (1.40%) ADSL
6 2 (1.40%) DHCP
6 2 (1.40%) Wireless
7 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.70%) NAS
7 1 (0.70%) Internet
7 1 (0.70%) SMTP
7 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.80%) MS Access
6 2 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.40%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.40%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.40%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.40%) Big Data
6 2 (1.40%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.70%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.59%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.10%) JIRA
4 2 (1.40%) Subversion
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.40%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (10.49%) Finance
2 8 (5.59%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.90%) Back Office
4 4 (2.80%) Billing
5 3 (2.10%) Legal
5 3 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.40%) Automotive
6 2 (1.40%) Advertising
6 2 (1.40%) Retail
6 2 (1.40%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Local Government
7 1 (0.70%) French Language
7 1 (0.70%) German Language
7 1 (0.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (35.66%) Developer
2 28 (19.58%) Senior Developer
3 26 (18.18%) Analyst
4 21 (14.69%) Applications Support
5 18 (12.59%) Programmer
6 16 (11.19%) Support Analyst
6 16 (11.19%) Senior Programmer
7 14 (9.79%) Team Leader
8 13 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
9 12 (8.39%) .NET Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Services Delivery Manager
10 10 (6.99%) Service Manager
10 10 (6.99%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (6.29%) Web Developer
11 9 (6.29%) Consultant
12 7 (4.90%) Operations Team Leader
12 7 (4.90%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (4.90%) C# Developer
12 7 (4.90%) Project Manager
13 6 (4.20%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (46.85%) .NET
2 20 (13.99%) CSS
3 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET
3 19 (13.29%) jQuery
4 14 (9.79%) HTML
5 7 (4.90%) Web Services
6 6 (4.20%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.80%) XML
7 4 (2.80%) WCF
7 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.40%) RESTful
8 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.70%) REST
9 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (0.70%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (0.70%) JSON
9 1 (0.70%) MDX
9 1 (0.70%) Ajax
9 1 (0.70%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.90%) Firmware
2 4 (2.80%) iPhone
3 3 (2.10%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.40%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.40%) Informatics
4 2 (1.40%) Life Science
4 2 (1.40%) FMCG
4 2 (1.40%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.40%) Open Source
4 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.70%) User Experience
5 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.70%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.70%) Statistics
5 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.98%) Windows
2 16 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (7.69%) Linux
4 9 (6.29%) UNIX
5 7 (4.90%) CentOS
6 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.80%) Android
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.70%) AIX
8 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.37%) ITIL
2 25 (17.48%) Release Management
3 19 (13.29%) Service Delivery
4 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.79%) Change Management
5 14 (9.79%) Software Engineering
6 12 (8.39%) Project Management
6 12 (8.39%) PRINCE2
7 11 (7.69%) CRM
8 10 (6.99%) Incident Management
9 9 (6.29%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.59%) SOA
10 8 (5.59%) MVC
11 7 (4.90%) Strategic Planning
11 7 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.90%) Scrum
11 7 (4.90%) ERP
12 6 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.20%) Resource Management
13 5 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (33.57%) C#
2 37 (25.87%) SQL
3 28 (19.58%) JavaScript
4 15 (10.49%) VB
5 14 (9.79%) VB6
6 7 (4.90%) Java
7 2 (1.40%) Python
7 2 (1.40%) Perl
7 2 (1.40%) PHP
7 2 (1.40%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.70%) C
8 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.70%) VBA
8 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.59%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (5.59%) Degree
2 6 (4.20%) MCSE
2 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (3.50%) MCITP
4 4 (2.80%) MCSA
5 3 (2.10%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.70%) MBA
6 1 (0.70%) CCA
6 1 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) Hyper-V
2 9 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.59%) vSphere
4 6 (4.20%) XenApp
5 4 (2.80%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.40%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.70%) XenServer
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.59%) SCCM
2 7 (4.90%) HP SIM
2 7 (4.90%) WhatsUp Gold
2 7 (4.90%) WSUS
2 7 (4.90%) Backup Exec
2 7 (4.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.70%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 78 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.09%) VMware
3 11 (7.69%) Oracle
4 10 (6.99%) Symantec
4 10 (6.99%) HP
5 8 (5.59%) Sophos
6 7 (4.90%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.90%) Dell
7 6 (4.20%) SAP
7 6 (4.20%) Citrix
8 5 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.80%) Avaya
10 3 (2.10%) Open Text
10 3 (2.10%) Sage
10 3 (2.10%) Remedy
10 3 (2.10%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (2.10%) Cognos
11 2 (1.40%) IBM
11 2 (1.40%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.40%) Primavera
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