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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 62 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 266 268 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.96% 3.65% 4.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.60% 17.16% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 236 175 283
Average salary £37,000 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.96% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1357 1562 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.18% 21.28% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1264 1135
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 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
(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 -26 102 £37,500 +15.38% 33
Cheshire +16 77 £39,000 +9.85% 12
Lancashire +21 61 £34,500 -8.00% 13
Merseyside +14 27 £40,000 -10.11% 15
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 272 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 259 (47.61%) SQL
3 212 (38.97%) SQL Server
4 204 (37.50%) .NET
5 148 (27.21%) Windows
6 135 (24.82%) HTML
7 134 (24.63%) MS Excel
8 131 (24.08%) C#
9 118 (21.69%) CSS
10 117 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
11 110 (20.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 91 (16.73%) ASP.NET
12 91 (16.73%) Finance
13 90 (16.54%) SharePoint 2010
13 90 (16.54%) SharePoint 2013
14 83 (15.26%) VMware
14 83 (15.26%) JavaScript
15 82 (15.07%) Visual Studio
16 80 (14.71%) Active Directory
17 73 (13.42%) Oracle
17 73 (13.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 72 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
18 72 (13.24%) MS Exchange
19 70 (12.87%) Project Management
20 66 (12.13%) Office 365
21 64 (11.76%) ITIL
22 63 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
23 62 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
24 61 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
24 61 (11.21%) Cisco

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 90 (16.54%) SharePoint 2010
1 90 (16.54%) SharePoint 2013
2 72 (13.24%) MS Exchange
3 60 (11.03%) IIS
4 31 (5.70%) CMS
5 29 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
7 23 (4.23%) Lync
8 17 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (3.13%) Umbraco
9 15 (2.76%) Documentum
10 12 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (2.21%) Drupal
10 12 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (1.84%) Alfresco
11 10 (1.84%) IBM Notes
12 9 (1.65%) Sitefinity
13 8 (1.47%) WordPress
14 7 (1.29%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 134 (24.63%) MS Excel
2 46 (8.46%) MS Office
3 30 (5.51%) InfoPath
4 23 (4.23%) PowerPivot
5 22 (4.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (2.76%) MS Project
7 11 (2.02%) Photoshop
8 8 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (1.29%) MS Visio
10 5 (0.92%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.92%) InDesign
11 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (7.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.39%) Dynamics GP
3 11 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (2.02%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.10%) Visualfiles
6 5 (0.92%) Sage 50
7 4 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.18%) Agresso
8 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.18%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 66 (12.13%) Office 365
2 19 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.74%) GitHub
3 4 (0.74%) Trello
3 4 (0.74%) Yammer
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Route 53
5 1 (0.18%) SaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (9.74%) DNS
2 40 (7.35%) Intranet
3 36 (6.62%) Internet
4 30 (5.51%) Firewall
5 27 (4.96%) SAN
6 24 (4.41%) LAN
6 24 (4.41%) WAN
6 24 (4.41%) DHCP
7 20 (3.68%) VPN
8 16 (2.94%) FTP
8 16 (2.94%) VLAN
9 15 (2.76%) TCP/IP
10 13 (2.39%) Wireless
11 11 (2.02%) VoIP
12 10 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (1.47%) SSL
14 7 (1.29%) MPLS
15 6 (1.10%) SMTP
16 5 (0.92%) WLAN
16 5 (0.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (38.97%) SQL Server
2 110 (20.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (13.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (11.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 57 (10.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 55 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (7.72%) Relational Database
8 35 (6.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (3.13%) RDBMS
11 16 (2.94%) Big Data
12 15 (2.76%) Microsoft Power View
13 12 (2.21%) MySQL
14 8 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (1.47%) Hadoop
15 7 (1.29%) Apache Hive
15 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 6 (1.10%) MS Access
17 5 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 82 (15.07%) Visual Studio
2 61 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (4.41%) Subversion
4 16 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (1.10%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.55%) SilkTest
7 3 (0.55%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.55%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.55%) Selenium
7 3 (0.55%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.37%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.18%) MSI
9 1 (0.18%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.18%) NUnit
9 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 91 (16.73%) Finance
2 20 (3.68%) Retail
2 20 (3.68%) Marketing
3 18 (3.31%) Banking
4 17 (3.13%) Games
4 17 (3.13%) Advertising
5 13 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.02%) Legal
6 11 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 11 (2.02%) General Ledger
7 7 (1.29%) Law
8 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.74%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.55%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.55%) Automotive
10 3 (0.55%) Local Government
11 2 (0.37%) Billing
11 2 (0.37%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 206 (37.87%) Developer
2 91 (16.73%) Analyst
3 45 (8.27%) Architect
3 45 (8.27%) SharePoint Developer
4 39 (7.17%) C# Developer
5 38 (6.99%) SQL Developer
6 35 (6.43%) Consultant
7 34 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 29 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 26 (4.78%) Administrator
10 24 (4.41%) Designer
11 23 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 23 (4.23%) DBA
12 21 (3.86%) Web Developer
12 21 (3.86%) Support Engineer
12 21 (3.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (3.86%) SharePoint Designer
13 20 (3.68%) SharePoint Architect
14 19 (3.49%) ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (3.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (37.50%) .NET
2 135 (24.82%) HTML
3 118 (21.69%) CSS
4 91 (16.73%) ASP.NET
5 51 (9.38%) HTML5
6 47 (8.64%) Web Services
7 45 (8.27%) jQuery
8 33 (6.07%) XML
8 33 (6.07%) XSLT
9 27 (4.96%) .NET Framework
10 26 (4.78%) Ajax
11 23 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (2.39%) XHTML
13 12 (2.21%) WCF
14 11 (2.02%) REST
15 10 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (1.84%) EDI
15 10 (1.84%) DHTML
16 8 (1.47%) J2EE
16 8 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 31 (5.70%) Replication
4 29 (5.33%) Mobile App
5 21 (3.86%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.21%) Data Structures
7 11 (2.02%) NHS
8 10 (1.84%) Clustering
9 8 (1.47%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.47%) FlexPod
10 7 (1.29%) User Experience
10 7 (1.29%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.10%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.92%) Social Media
13 4 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.74%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.55%) Taxonomies
14 3 (0.55%) W3C
15 2 (0.37%) Blackberry
15 2 (0.37%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 148 (27.21%) Windows
2 57 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (6.43%) Windows 7
5 27 (4.96%) Linux
6 16 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.76%) Windows 8
8 12 (2.21%) UNIX
9 10 (1.84%) Android
10 8 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (1.29%) Solaris
11 7 (1.29%) AIX
12 6 (1.10%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.92%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.55%) NetWare
14 3 (0.55%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.37%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.18%) VMS
16 1 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
3 70 (12.87%) Project Management
4 64 (11.76%) ITIL
5 59 (10.85%) Content Management
6 56 (10.29%) CRM
7 55 (10.11%) MVC
8 52 (9.56%) Scrum
9 47 (8.64%) ETL
10 42 (7.72%) PRINCE2
10 42 (7.72%) Web Development
11 38 (6.99%) SDLC
12 34 (6.25%) Data Management
13 32 (5.88%) Service Management
14 31 (5.70%) Migration
14 31 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (5.33%) Document Management
16 23 (4.23%) Technical Architecture
16 23 (4.23%) Mentoring
17 22 (4.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (47.61%) SQL
2 131 (24.08%) C#
3 83 (15.26%) JavaScript
4 41 (7.54%) T-SQL
5 35 (6.43%) PHP
6 34 (6.25%) Java
7 24 (4.41%) VB
8 21 (3.86%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.39%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.39%) C++
10 10 (1.84%) VBA
11 8 (1.47%) Perl
11 8 (1.47%) ActionScript
12 5 (0.92%) X++
13 3 (0.55%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.18%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (8.64%) Security Cleared
3 42 (7.72%) Degree
4 40 (7.35%) SC Cleared
5 32 (5.88%) MCSE
6 28 (5.15%) DV Cleared
7 23 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (3.68%) CCNA
8 20 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (2.94%) MCITP
10 12 (2.21%) MCP
10 12 (2.21%) MCSD
11 9 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (1.65%) MCTS
12 8 (1.47%) MCSA
13 6 (1.10%) CCEA
13 6 (1.10%) CCNP
13 6 (1.10%) CCA
13 6 (1.10%) MCPD
13 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.88%) SLA
2 14 (2.57%) QA
3 10 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) WCAG
4 2 (0.37%) WAI
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 48 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.57%) vSphere
4 13 (2.39%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.10%) XenApp
6 4 (0.74%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.55%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.55%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.37%) Firmware
9 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (3.31%) SCCM
2 12 (2.21%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (1.65%) SCOM
4 5 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.92%) SCOrch
4 5 (0.92%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.55%) WSUS
5 3 (0.55%) MOM
6 2 (0.37%) EMC Navisphere
6 2 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.37%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 272 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 83 (15.26%) VMware
3 73 (13.42%) Oracle
4 61 (11.21%) Cisco
5 28 (5.15%) IBM
6 25 (4.60%) Citrix
6 25 (4.60%) Tableau
7 23 (4.23%) Dell
7 23 (4.23%) EMC
8 18 (3.31%) SAP
8 18 (3.31%) HP
9 16 (2.94%) NetApp
9 16 (2.94%) Sage
10 15 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (2.57%) JD Edwards
11 14 (2.57%) Sitecore
12 12 (2.21%) McAfee
13 11 (2.02%) Epicor
13 11 (2.02%) Adobe
13 11 (2.02%) Veeam
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