The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 234 234 215
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint Server 13 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.99% 0.80% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 22
Average salary £46,000 £46,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.07% +24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.52% +3.33%
SharePoint Server
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1317 1496 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.23% 20.86% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1224 1208
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SharePoint Server
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SharePoint Server Salary Trend in the North West

SharePoint Server
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
Manchester +6 9 £42,500 -8.60%
Cheshire 0 4 £46,000 -23.33%
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (86.96%) SharePoint
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
3 14 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (60.87%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
6 11 (47.83%) Internet
7 10 (43.48%) VMware
7 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
7 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (39.13%) DNS
8 9 (39.13%) SQL
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (39.13%) SAN
9 8 (34.78%) IIS
9 8 (34.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
10 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (30.43%) SDLC
10 7 (30.43%) REST
10 7 (30.43%) Office 365
10 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (30.43%) .NET
10 7 (30.43%) C#
10 7 (30.43%) HTML
10 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
10 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
10 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
10 7 (30.43%) CSS

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (86.96%) SharePoint
2 14 (60.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
4 8 (34.78%) IIS
4 8 (34.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (13.04%) Lync
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Internet
2 9 (39.13%) DNS
2 9 (39.13%) SAN
3 7 (30.43%) Intranet
4 6 (26.09%) FTP
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) SSL
6 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.35%) Firewall
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) LAN
7 1 (4.35%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) SharePoint Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Server Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
1 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
1 7 (30.43%) CSS
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
1 7 (30.43%) XML
1 7 (30.43%) XSLT
1 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
1 7 (30.43%) jQuery
1 7 (30.43%) CAML
1 7 (30.43%) REST
1 7 (30.43%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (4.35%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Content Management
1 7 (30.43%) Release Management
1 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
1 7 (30.43%) SDLC
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.35%) People Management
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (30.43%) MCITP
3 6 (26.09%) MCPD
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (21.74%) MCP
5 2 (8.70%) MCSE
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) Dell
3 6 (26.09%) Intel
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Epicor