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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 65 30 47
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +17
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 60 100 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.10% 6.22% 4.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.82% 34.36% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 49 82 91
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £54,600 £50,000
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
434 291 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.43% 18.10% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 341 250 445
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 £23,992 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 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 1 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 -20 19 £35,000 - 2
Macclesfield +14 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Chester -27 4 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Northwich +9 3 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Crewe +2 2 £50,250 +31.37%
Daresbury +1 2 £24,250 -
Runcorn -4 2 £37,500 +66.66%
Knutsford -22 2 £31,000 -24.39%
Wilmslow -15 1 £40,000 +42.85%
SharePoint
North West

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 80 (54.42%) Microsoft
2 74 (50.34%) .NET
3 56 (38.10%) C#
4 43 (29.25%) ITIL
5 39 (26.53%) SQL Server
6 35 (23.81%) SQL
7 33 (22.45%) JavaScript
8 32 (21.77%) MS Excel
9 31 (21.09%) Windows
10 25 (17.01%) Release Management
11 24 (16.33%) CSS
12 23 (15.65%) jQuery
13 19 (12.93%) Service Delivery
13 19 (12.93%) ASP.NET
13 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (11.56%) MS Office
15 16 (10.88%) HTML
15 16 (10.88%) VB
15 16 (10.88%) Lync
16 15 (10.20%) VB6
16 15 (10.20%) Software Engineering
17 14 (9.52%) LiveLink
17 14 (9.52%) VMware
17 14 (9.52%) Change Management
17 14 (9.52%) Finance
17 14 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
18 12 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (8.16%) MS Exchange
18 12 (8.16%) Active Directory
19 11 (7.48%) CRM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (10.88%) Lync
2 14 (9.52%) LiveLink
2 14 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (8.16%) MS Exchange
4 11 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (7.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (6.80%) IIS
6 5 (3.40%) CMS
7 4 (2.72%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.04%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.36%) Apache
9 2 (1.36%) SAS
9 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.36%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 32 (21.77%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.56%) MS Office
3 6 (4.08%) MS Project
4 3 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.36%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (6.80%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.36%) SAP MDM
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) SNMP
1 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 7 (4.76%) VPN
1 7 (4.76%) DNS
2 6 (4.08%) SAN
3 4 (2.72%) LAN
3 4 (2.72%) WAN
4 3 (2.04%) Intranet
5 2 (1.36%) DHCP
6 1 (0.68%) SMTP
6 1 (0.68%) VoIP
6 1 (0.68%) Internet
6 1 (0.68%) Firewall
6 1 (0.68%) NAS
6 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.72%) MS Access
7 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.36%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.36%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.36%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (1.36%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.36%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.36%) Big Data
8 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.72%) JIRA
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.36%) Subversion
4 2 (1.36%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.68%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.68%) NUnit
General
1 14 (9.52%) Finance
2 8 (5.44%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.08%) Back Office
4 3 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.04%) Billing
5 2 (1.36%) Local Government
5 2 (1.36%) Marketing
5 2 (1.36%) Automotive
5 2 (1.36%) Advertising
5 2 (1.36%) Games
5 2 (1.36%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) French Language
6 1 (0.68%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (38.78%) Developer
2 32 (21.77%) Senior Developer
3 24 (16.33%) Analyst
4 22 (14.97%) Programmer
5 21 (14.29%) Applications Support
6 20 (13.61%) Senior Programmer
7 16 (10.88%) Support Analyst
8 14 (9.52%) Team Leader
9 13 (8.84%) .NET Developer
9 13 (8.84%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (6.80%) Services Delivery Manager
10 10 (6.80%) Service Manager
10 10 (6.80%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (6.12%) Web Developer
12 8 (5.44%) C# Developer
12 8 (5.44%) SharePoint Developer
13 7 (4.76%) Consultant
13 7 (4.76%) Project Manager
13 7 (4.76%) Operations Team Leader
14 6 (4.08%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (50.34%) .NET
2 24 (16.33%) CSS
3 23 (15.65%) jQuery
4 19 (12.93%) ASP.NET
5 16 (10.88%) HTML
6 8 (5.44%) Web Services
7 6 (4.08%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.40%) WCF
9 4 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (2.04%) RESTful
10 3 (2.04%) XML
11 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.36%) WPF
12 1 (0.68%) REST
12 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 1 (0.68%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (0.68%) Ajax
12 1 (0.68%) NHibernate
12 1 (0.68%) JSON
12 1 (0.68%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.76%) Firmware
2 4 (2.72%) iPhone
3 3 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.36%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.36%) Informatics
4 2 (1.36%) Life Science
4 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.36%) Open Source
4 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.36%) FMCG
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.09%) Windows
2 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (7.48%) Linux
4 9 (6.12%) UNIX
5 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.76%) CentOS
7 4 (2.72%) Android
7 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.04%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.68%) AIX
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.25%) ITIL
2 25 (17.01%) Release Management
3 19 (12.93%) Service Delivery
4 15 (10.20%) Software Engineering
5 14 (9.52%) Change Management
6 11 (7.48%) CRM
6 11 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.80%) Incident Management
7 10 (6.80%) MVC
8 9 (6.12%) Project Management
8 9 (6.12%) Problem Management
9 8 (5.44%) SOA
9 8 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.76%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.76%) ERP
10 7 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
11 6 (4.08%) Scrum
12 5 (3.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (3.40%) Content Management
13 4 (2.72%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (38.10%) C#
2 35 (23.81%) SQL
3 33 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 16 (10.88%) VB
5 15 (10.20%) VB6
6 7 (4.76%) Java
7 3 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.36%) Python
8 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.36%) Perl
8 2 (1.36%) PHP
8 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) VBScript
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.44%) MCSE
1 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.76%) MCITP
3 6 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.08%) MCSA
4 5 (3.40%) Degree
5 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.36%) MCP
6 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.68%) MBA
7 1 (0.68%) CCA
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.80%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.44%) vSphere
4 6 (4.08%) XenApp
5 4 (2.72%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (5.44%) SCCM
2 7 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
2 7 (4.76%) HP SIM
2 7 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 7 (4.76%) WSUS
3 1 (0.68%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 80 (54.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.52%) VMware
3 11 (7.48%) Oracle
4 8 (5.44%) HP
4 8 (5.44%) Symantec
4 8 (5.44%) Sophos
5 7 (4.76%) Dell
5 7 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.08%) Citrix
6 6 (4.08%) SAP
7 5 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.72%) Avaya
9 3 (2.04%) Sage
9 3 (2.04%) Cognos
9 3 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (2.04%) Remedy
9 3 (2.04%) Open Text
10 2 (1.36%) EPiServer
10 2 (1.36%) Infor
10 2 (1.36%) Primavera
Chester, Cheshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + 6k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Northwich
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago