The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 105 50 74
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +24
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 147 316 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.58% 4.57% 3.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.16% 22.97% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 135 267 190
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SharePoint
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
1209 1376 1379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.22% 19.91% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1225 1180
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SharePoint
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in the North West

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in the North West

SharePoint
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Manchester -48 64 £32,500 -18.75% 18
Cheshire +6 50 £38,750 +1.30% 7
Merseyside -16 20 £40,000 -6.43% 5
Lancashire -10 8 £25,750 -24.26% 2
Cumbria 0 2 £42,500 +16.43% 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 198 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 178 (44.95%) SQL Server
3 166 (41.92%) SQL
4 121 (30.56%) .NET
5 111 (28.03%) Windows
6 98 (24.75%) C#
7 95 (23.99%) VMware
8 87 (21.97%) MS Excel
9 84 (21.21%) Active Directory
9 84 (21.21%) Finance
10 78 (19.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 76 (19.19%) HTML
11 76 (19.19%) Windows Server
12 74 (18.69%) Team Foundation Server
13 73 (18.43%) MS Exchange
14 72 (18.18%) IIS
15 70 (17.68%) CSS
16 66 (16.67%) JavaScript
17 62 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
18 60 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
19 58 (14.65%) ITIL
20 54 (13.64%) Cisco
21 53 (13.38%) SharePoint 2013
22 52 (13.13%) ASP.NET
23 51 (12.88%) LAN
24 50 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
24 50 (12.63%) Office 365
25 49 (12.37%) Lync
25 49 (12.37%) SQL Server 2008
25 49 (12.37%) Citrix

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 73 (18.43%) MS Exchange
2 72 (18.18%) IIS
3 53 (13.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 49 (12.37%) Lync
5 41 (10.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 35 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 29 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
8 22 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (4.29%) SharePoint Server
10 16 (4.04%) CMS
11 8 (2.02%) Umbraco
12 6 (1.52%) IBM Notes
12 6 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (1.52%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.26%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.26%) WordPress
14 4 (1.01%) Sitefinity
15 3 (0.76%) Drupal
15 3 (0.76%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 87 (21.97%) MS Excel
2 27 (6.82%) MS Office
3 23 (5.81%) PowerPivot
4 13 (3.28%) MS Project
5 10 (2.53%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.77%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.76%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.76%) InDesign
7 3 (0.76%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.51%) SPSS
9 1 (0.25%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 32 (8.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.51%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 50 (12.63%) Office 365
2 16 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.52%) Yammer
5 4 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.51%) GitHub
7 2 (0.51%) Trello
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.25%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Route 53
8 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.88%) LAN
2 45 (11.36%) DNS
3 41 (10.35%) Firewall
4 40 (10.10%) WAN
5 27 (6.82%) Intranet
6 25 (6.31%) SAN
7 21 (5.30%) VoIP
7 21 (5.30%) VPN
8 18 (4.55%) Internet
9 17 (4.29%) DHCP
10 16 (4.04%) Wireless
11 14 (3.54%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (1.77%) FTP
13 7 (1.77%) MPLS
13 7 (1.77%) Network Security
13 7 (1.77%) TCP/IP
14 5 (1.26%) Skype
14 5 (1.26%) VLAN
15 4 (1.01%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (44.95%) SQL Server
2 78 (19.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (12.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (10.86%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (10.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 30 (7.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (4.04%) RDBMS
10 15 (3.79%) Microsoft Power View
11 7 (1.77%) Big Data
11 7 (1.77%) Power BI
11 7 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.52%) OLAP
13 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.01%) MySQL
15 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
16 2 (0.51%) PowerCenter
16 2 (0.51%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 74 (18.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (8.84%) Visual Studio
3 25 (6.31%) Subversion
4 19 (4.80%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.77%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.76%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.76%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.51%) JIRA
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.25%) GitLab
9 1 (0.25%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.25%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (0.25%) Selenium
9 1 (0.25%) SilkTest
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 84 (21.21%) Finance
2 18 (4.55%) Legal
2 18 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 17 (4.29%) Marketing
3 17 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.03%) Advertising
4 12 (3.03%) Games
5 10 (2.53%) Back Office
6 8 (2.02%) Law
6 8 (2.02%) Retail
7 7 (1.77%) Banking
8 4 (1.01%) Automotive
9 3 (0.76%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.51%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 129 (32.58%) Developer
2 76 (19.19%) Analyst
3 35 (8.84%) SQL Developer
4 31 (7.83%) C# Developer
5 29 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 27 (6.82%) SharePoint Developer
7 26 (6.57%) .NET Developer
7 26 (6.57%) VMware Engineer
8 25 (6.31%) SQL Analyst
9 24 (6.06%) IT Support
10 22 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 22 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 21 (5.30%) Support Analyst
12 20 (5.05%) Administrator
12 20 (5.05%) Support Engineer
13 19 (4.80%) Data Analyst
13 19 (4.80%) IT Engineer
13 19 (4.80%) SQL Data Analyst
14 17 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
14 17 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (30.56%) .NET
2 76 (19.19%) HTML
3 70 (17.68%) CSS
4 52 (13.13%) ASP.NET
5 25 (6.31%) HTML5
5 25 (6.31%) Web Services
6 22 (5.56%) jQuery
7 17 (4.29%) XML
8 13 (3.28%) .NET Framework
8 13 (3.28%) CSS3
9 12 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (2.78%) Ajax
11 9 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (2.02%) DHTML
12 8 (2.02%) XHTML
13 7 (1.77%) AngularJS
13 7 (1.77%) WCF
14 6 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (1.52%) PhoneGap
14 6 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.80%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.04%) Clustering
5 15 (3.79%) Replication
6 12 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.78%) NHS
8 10 (2.53%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.53%) FlexPod
9 7 (1.77%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.77%) User Experience
10 6 (1.52%) AS400
10 6 (1.52%) iSeries
10 6 (1.52%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.26%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.26%) iPad
11 5 (1.26%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.01%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.01%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 111 (28.03%) Windows
2 76 (19.19%) Windows Server
3 60 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (5.30%) Windows 7
6 20 (5.05%) Linux
7 11 (2.78%) Android
8 10 (2.53%) Windows 8
8 10 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.02%) Data ONTAP
10 7 (1.77%) AIX
10 7 (1.77%) CentOS
10 7 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.52%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.52%) Unix
12 4 (1.01%) Solaris
13 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (14.65%) ITIL
3 47 (11.87%) ETL
4 42 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (10.35%) MVC
6 34 (8.59%) CRM
7 29 (7.32%) Project Management
8 28 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (6.57%) Web Development
10 24 (6.06%) Data Management
10 24 (6.06%) PRINCE2
11 22 (5.56%) Line Management
12 21 (5.30%) Data Analysis
13 20 (5.05%) Content Management
13 20 (5.05%) Mentoring
13 20 (5.05%) Service Management
14 19 (4.80%) Incident Management
15 16 (4.04%) Data Modelling
15 16 (4.04%) Scrum
16 15 (3.79%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 166 (41.92%) SQL
2 98 (24.75%) C#
3 66 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 29 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 24 (6.06%) Java
6 23 (5.81%) VB
7 22 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 20 (5.05%) PHP
9 13 (3.28%) C++
10 12 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.77%) X++
12 6 (1.52%) RPG
13 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 46 (11.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (10.86%) Degree
3 38 (9.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (5.56%) MCSE
5 17 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (4.04%) CCNA
7 11 (2.78%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.27%) CCNP
8 9 (2.27%) MCITP
8 9 (2.27%) MCSD
8 9 (2.27%) MCTS
9 8 (2.02%) NCDA
9 8 (2.02%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.77%) A+ Certification
10 7 (1.77%) CISSP
10 7 (1.77%) CompTIA Security+
10 7 (1.77%) HP ASE
10 7 (1.77%) MCSA
10 7 (1.77%) RHCE
10 7 (1.77%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.53%) SLA
2 6 (1.52%) FATCA
2 6 (1.52%) Solvency II
3 5 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.01%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.01%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.01%) ISO22301
5 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 84 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 50 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.29%) vSphere
5 7 (1.77%) XenApp
6 5 (1.26%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.26%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (10.10%) SCCM
2 11 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (2.53%) Backup Exec
3 10 (2.53%) HP SIM
3 10 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (2.53%) SCOM
3 10 (2.53%) WSUS
4 8 (2.02%) Perfmon
4 8 (2.02%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.76%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.51%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 198 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 95 (23.99%) VMware
3 54 (13.64%) Cisco
4 49 (12.37%) Citrix
5 25 (6.31%) NetApp
6 22 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 22 (5.56%) Tableau
7 16 (4.04%) Oracle
8 15 (3.79%) IBM
9 14 (3.54%) HP
10 11 (2.78%) Dell
10 11 (2.78%) McAfee
11 10 (2.53%) Sophos
11 10 (2.53%) Symantec
12 9 (2.27%) Adobe
13 7 (1.77%) GFI Software
13 7 (1.77%) ProCurve
13 7 (1.77%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.77%) SYSPRO
14 6 (1.52%) Xamarin
Bury, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Diocese
Salary: £33k - 36.9k per year + Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £36900.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £36900.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Additional Benefits available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + 15% bonus,pension scheme,flexible working
Posted: 6 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + car
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
MINES ADVISORY GROUP
Salary: From £16,380 to £23,016 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
AWD online
Salary: circa £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £21,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car!
Posted: 24 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Gold Partner Bonus / car allowance
Posted: 25 days ago
Wirral
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health, easy commute
Posted: 26 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago