The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 182 173 169
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 5 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.56% 1.53% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 10
Average salary £32,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.67% +8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SharePoint Server
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
900 720 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.58% 19.24% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 766 618 737
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SharePoint Server Salary Trend in Manchester

SharePoint Server
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint Server across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SharePoint Server Salary Histogram in Manchester

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 15 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (40.00%) Lync
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (40.00%) SCCM
6 6 (40.00%) SCOM
6 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) SCVMM
7 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (33.33%) Office 365
7 5 (33.33%) Unified Communications
7 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (33.33%) SCDPM
7 5 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) IIS
8 4 (26.67%) C#
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (40.00%) Lync
4 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (26.67%) IIS
5 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 3 (20.00%) FTP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Management
2 1 (6.67%) Content Management
2 1 (6.67%) Information Management
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (6.67%) People Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (20.00%) MCITP
4 3 (20.00%) MCPD
5 1 (6.67%) HNC
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
1 6 (40.00%) SCOM
2 5 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 5 (33.33%) SCDPM
2 5 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle