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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 69 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 247 303 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.87% 4.35% 5.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.87% 21.06% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 191 234 324
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
1309 1439 1453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.52% 20.64% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 1204 1254
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -11 133 £37,500 - 24
Cheshire -19 50 £32,500 -27.77% 10
Merseyside +22 43 £42,500 +21.42% 10
Lancashire -10 13 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Cumbria -6 1 - - 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 285 (51.63%) Microsoft
2 247 (44.75%) SQL Server
3 239 (43.30%) SQL
4 195 (35.33%) .NET
5 188 (34.06%) Windows
6 161 (29.17%) MS Excel
7 154 (27.90%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (23.55%) HTML
9 122 (22.10%) C#
10 118 (21.38%) CSS
11 107 (19.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 104 (18.84%) ASP.NET
12 104 (18.84%) Finance
13 101 (18.30%) SharePoint 2013
14 97 (17.57%) Oracle
15 96 (17.39%) JavaScript
16 85 (15.40%) VMware
16 85 (15.40%) SQL Server 2008
17 84 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 79 (14.31%) MS Exchange
19 73 (13.22%) Project Management
20 71 (12.86%) Scrum
20 71 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
20 71 (12.86%) Visual Studio
21 70 (12.68%) CRM
21 70 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
22 67 (12.14%) Office 365
22 67 (12.14%) ITIL
23 66 (11.96%) Security Cleared
23 66 (11.96%) Analytical Skills

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 107 (19.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 101 (18.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 79 (14.31%) MS Exchange
4 51 (9.24%) IIS
5 33 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (4.35%) CMS
7 23 (4.17%) Lync
8 19 (3.44%) Documentum
8 19 (3.44%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (2.36%) SharePoint Server
9 13 (2.36%) Alfresco
10 12 (2.17%) Umbraco
11 10 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (1.81%) IBM Notes
12 9 (1.63%) Apache
12 9 (1.63%) Drupal
12 9 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (1.45%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
14 7 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 161 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 45 (8.15%) MS Office
3 33 (5.98%) InfoPath
4 21 (3.80%) MS Project
5 14 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (1.63%) MS Visio
7 8 (1.45%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.54%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 46 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (3.44%) Dynamics GP
3 18 (3.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (3.08%) Oracle General Ledger
5 14 (2.54%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (1.09%) Visualfiles
8 5 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.91%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.18%) SyteLine
9 1 (0.18%) Agresso
9 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.18%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 67 (12.14%) Office 365
2 33 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.91%) Yammer
5 4 (0.72%) GitHub
5 4 (0.72%) Trello
6 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.51%) DNS
2 33 (5.98%) Firewall
3 32 (5.80%) SAN
4 27 (4.89%) Intranet
5 26 (4.71%) DHCP
6 21 (3.80%) FTP
7 19 (3.44%) LAN
8 18 (3.26%) WAN
9 16 (2.90%) Internet
10 15 (2.72%) TCP/IP
11 14 (2.54%) VPN
11 14 (2.54%) Wireless
12 13 (2.36%) VLAN
13 10 (1.81%) VoIP
14 7 (1.27%) MPLS
14 7 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (1.27%) Network Security
15 5 (0.91%) iSCSI
15 5 (0.91%) SMS
16 4 (0.72%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (44.75%) SQL Server
2 85 (15.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 84 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (5.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (2.72%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.54%) MySQL
11 12 (2.17%) Big Data
12 9 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (1.63%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.45%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.45%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.27%) Apache Hive
14 7 (1.27%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.27%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.27%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 71 (12.86%) Visual Studio
2 32 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.09%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (0.54%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.36%) NUnit
6 2 (0.36%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.18%) MSTest
7 1 (0.18%) MSI
7 1 (0.18%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.18%) Moq
7 1 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 104 (18.84%) Finance
2 29 (5.25%) Retail
3 17 (3.08%) General Ledger
3 17 (3.08%) Advertising
4 15 (2.72%) Legal
4 15 (2.72%) Banking
5 14 (2.54%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.17%) Games
7 9 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.45%) Marketing
9 6 (1.09%) Law
10 5 (0.91%) Local Government
11 4 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.54%) Back Office
13 2 (0.36%) Billing
14 1 (0.18%) Publishing
14 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 175 (31.70%) Developer
2 101 (18.30%) Analyst
3 63 (11.41%) Architect
4 41 (7.43%) .NET Developer
4 41 (7.43%) C# Developer
4 41 (7.43%) SharePoint Developer
5 33 (5.98%) Consultant
6 30 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (5.25%) Solutions Architect
8 28 (5.07%) Senior Developer
9 25 (4.53%) Designer
10 24 (4.35%) SharePoint Architect
11 22 (3.99%) SharePoint Designer
11 22 (3.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (3.99%) Project Manager
12 21 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (3.62%) Administrator
14 18 (3.26%) Software Developer
14 18 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 17 (3.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (35.33%) .NET
2 130 (23.55%) HTML
3 118 (21.38%) CSS
4 104 (18.84%) ASP.NET
5 52 (9.42%) jQuery
6 45 (8.15%) HTML5
7 42 (7.61%) .NET Framework
8 39 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (6.16%) XML
10 32 (5.80%) Web Services
10 32 (5.80%) XSLT
11 29 (5.25%) Ajax
11 29 (5.25%) WCF
12 14 (2.54%) Entity Framework
13 12 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (1.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (1.81%) JSON
14 10 (1.81%) J2EE
15 7 (1.27%) COM
15 7 (1.27%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.43%) Data Centre
3 22 (3.99%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.26%) Replication
5 16 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.81%) Clustering
7 9 (1.63%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.27%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.09%) User Experience
9 6 (1.09%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.09%) Social Media
10 5 (0.91%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.91%) E-Learning
10 5 (0.91%) AS400
11 4 (0.72%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.72%) Tandem
11 4 (0.72%) FlexPod
11 4 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 188 (34.06%) Windows
2 70 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 45 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (5.25%) Linux
6 22 (3.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (3.80%) Windows 8
8 16 (2.90%) AIX
9 14 (2.54%) Solaris
10 13 (2.36%) UNIX
11 10 (1.81%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.45%) Android
13 6 (1.09%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.91%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.91%) VMS
14 5 (0.91%) HPUX
14 5 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
15 4 (0.72%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (27.90%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (13.22%) Project Management
3 71 (12.86%) Scrum
4 70 (12.68%) CRM
5 67 (12.14%) ITIL
6 64 (11.59%) Content Management
7 63 (11.41%) MVC
8 50 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
9 47 (8.51%) PRINCE2
10 43 (7.79%) Migration
11 40 (7.25%) Document Management
12 34 (6.16%) SDLC
13 32 (5.80%) ERP
14 30 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (5.25%) Service Management
15 29 (5.25%) Data Analysis
16 28 (5.07%) Web Development
17 27 (4.89%) Technical Architecture
18 25 (4.53%) Workflow
18 25 (4.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 239 (43.30%) SQL
2 122 (22.10%) C#
3 96 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 39 (7.07%) T-SQL
5 22 (3.99%) PHP
6 21 (3.80%) VB.NET
7 20 (3.62%) Java
8 17 (3.08%) PowerShell
9 16 (2.90%) VB
10 11 (1.99%) C++
11 10 (1.81%) VBA
12 8 (1.45%) ActionScript
12 8 (1.45%) Perl
13 7 (1.27%) VB6
14 5 (0.91%) X++
15 3 (0.54%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.36%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 1 (0.18%) C
Qualifications
1 71 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (11.96%) Security Cleared
3 57 (10.33%) SC Cleared
4 52 (9.42%) Degree
5 42 (7.61%) MCSE
6 31 (5.62%) DV Cleared
7 24 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (4.17%) MCITP
8 23 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (4.17%) CCNA
9 21 (3.80%) MCSD
10 15 (2.72%) MCP
10 15 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (2.36%) CCA
11 13 (2.36%) MCTS
12 9 (1.63%) CCEA
13 8 (1.45%) CCNP
13 8 (1.45%) MCAD
14 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.25%) SLA
2 12 (2.17%) QA
3 10 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.36%) WCAG
5 2 (0.36%) WAI
System Software
1 62 (11.23%) Active Directory
2 48 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.44%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.08%) vSphere
5 8 (1.45%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.27%) Terminal Services
7 6 (1.09%) XenApp
8 2 (0.36%) Firmware
8 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.36%) vCloud
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (3.44%) SCCM
2 15 (2.72%) SCOM
3 10 (1.81%) AirWatch
4 8 (1.45%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.54%) WSUS
9 2 (0.36%) EMC Navisphere
9 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.36%) MOM
9 2 (0.36%) vMotion
9 2 (0.36%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.36%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.36%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 285 (51.63%) Microsoft
2 97 (17.57%) Oracle
3 85 (15.40%) VMware
4 62 (11.23%) Cisco
5 44 (7.97%) IBM
6 31 (5.62%) HP
6 31 (5.62%) EMC
7 29 (5.25%) Dell
8 27 (4.89%) Citrix
8 27 (4.89%) SAP
9 22 (3.99%) Sage
10 20 (3.62%) JD Edwards
11 18 (3.26%) Epicor
12 15 (2.72%) Symantec
13 14 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (2.36%) OpenText
15 12 (2.17%) NetApp
16 10 (1.81%) Lotus
16 10 (1.81%) IronPort
17 9 (1.63%) Veeam
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexitime, pension & more
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Including Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per month
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40 - £50 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago