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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 111 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +7
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 127 290 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.24% 4.46% 4.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.20% 22.43% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 111 205 236
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £61,500 £52,500
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
1041 1293 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.35% 19.91% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 872 1017 1174
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -57 54 £35,000 -12.50% 16
Cheshire +1 39 £40,375 +18.75% 5
Merseyside -16 19 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Lancashire -6 9 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Cumbria +1 4 £52,500 -16.00% 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 162 (60.22%) Microsoft
2 130 (48.33%) SQL Server
3 101 (37.55%) SQL
4 90 (33.46%) .NET
5 87 (32.34%) MS Excel
6 82 (30.48%) C#
7 81 (30.11%) Windows
8 66 (24.54%) Finance
9 58 (21.56%) Project Management
9 58 (21.56%) Active Directory
10 56 (20.82%) ITIL
11 55 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (20.07%) HTML
13 53 (19.70%) ASP.NET
14 51 (18.96%) Team Foundation Server
15 50 (18.59%) VMware
16 49 (18.22%) Office 365
17 48 (17.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 46 (17.10%) JavaScript
19 44 (16.36%) CSS
19 44 (16.36%) MS Exchange
19 44 (16.36%) SharePoint 2013
20 43 (15.99%) Windows Server
21 40 (14.87%) Degree
22 36 (13.38%) Cisco
22 36 (13.38%) Business Intelligence
23 35 (13.01%) Windows Server 2008
24 34 (12.64%) LAN
24 34 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
25 33 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 44 (16.36%) MS Exchange
1 44 (16.36%) SharePoint 2013
2 33 (12.27%) Skype for Business
3 28 (10.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (8.18%) IIS
5 21 (7.81%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (6.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.97%) CMS
7 8 (2.97%) Drupal
7 8 (2.97%) GeoServer
8 7 (2.60%) MS Project Server
8 7 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.86%) K2 blackpearl
9 5 (1.86%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.49%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.12%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 87 (32.34%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.92%) MS Office
3 20 (7.43%) MS Project
4 6 (2.23%) InfoPath
4 6 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.74%) SPSS
7 1 (0.37%) CATIA
7 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.12%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.74%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.37%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 49 (18.22%) Office 365
2 32 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.12%) GitHub
4 3 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.74%) Trello
5 2 (0.74%) Yammer
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.64%) LAN
2 27 (10.04%) DNS
3 26 (9.67%) WAN
4 22 (8.18%) VPN
5 20 (7.43%) DHCP
5 20 (7.43%) Intranet
6 19 (7.06%) Firewall
7 11 (4.09%) MPLS
8 9 (3.35%) SAN
9 8 (2.97%) Network Security
10 7 (2.60%) FTP
10 7 (2.60%) VoIP
11 6 (2.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (2.23%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (2.23%) Wireless
12 4 (1.49%) VLAN
13 3 (1.12%) IPsec
13 3 (1.12%) SNMP
13 3 (1.12%) tcpdump
13 3 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (48.33%) SQL Server
2 48 (17.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (10.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (8.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.09%) MySQL
6 11 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.97%) GIS
7 8 (2.97%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.12%) Big Data
8 3 (1.12%) OLAP
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.74%) PerformancePoint
9 2 (0.74%) PowerCenter
9 2 (0.74%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.74%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.74%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 51 (18.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (8.18%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.74%) Subversion
4 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.37%) Ant
5 1 (0.37%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.37%) Gradle
5 1 (0.37%) JIRA
5 1 (0.37%) jMock
5 1 (0.37%) JUnit
5 1 (0.37%) Log4j
5 1 (0.37%) Maven
5 1 (0.37%) Mockito
5 1 (0.37%) MorphX
5 1 (0.37%) Selenium
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 66 (24.54%) Finance
2 24 (8.92%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.43%) Legal
4 14 (5.20%) Games
5 12 (4.46%) Retail
6 10 (3.72%) Back Office
7 9 (3.35%) Banking
7 9 (3.35%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.23%) Law
8 6 (2.23%) Marketing
9 4 (1.49%) Advertising
10 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.37%) Automotive
11 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (25.28%) Developer
2 51 (18.96%) Analyst
3 20 (7.43%) IT Support
4 18 (6.69%) Consultant
5 17 (6.32%) Senior Developer
6 16 (5.95%) SQL Analyst
7 15 (5.58%) Applications Support
7 15 (5.58%) Data Analyst
7 15 (5.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (5.58%) SQL Data Analyst
8 14 (5.20%) PMO Analyst
8 14 (5.20%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.20%) SharePoint Developer
9 13 (4.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 13 (4.83%) C# Developer
10 12 (4.46%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (4.09%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.09%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (3.72%) Software Developer
12 10 (3.72%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (33.46%) .NET
2 54 (20.07%) HTML
3 53 (19.70%) ASP.NET
4 44 (16.36%) CSS
5 18 (6.69%) HTML5
6 17 (6.32%) jQuery
6 17 (6.32%) WCF
7 14 (5.20%) XML
8 10 (3.72%) Ajax
8 10 (3.72%) J2EE
9 9 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (1.86%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (1.86%) CSS3
10 5 (1.86%) JSON
10 5 (1.86%) Lucene
10 5 (1.86%) PhoneGap
10 5 (1.86%) SOAP
10 5 (1.86%) Web Services
11 4 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.20%) Replication
4 13 (4.83%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.97%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.60%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.23%) Clustering
7 6 (2.23%) iPad
8 3 (1.12%) AS400
8 3 (1.12%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.12%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.12%) iPhone
8 3 (1.12%) iSeries
8 3 (1.12%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) NHS
9 2 (0.74%) Social Media
9 2 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 81 (30.11%) Windows
2 43 (15.99%) Windows Server
3 35 (13.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (10.41%) Linux
5 26 (9.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (5.58%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.72%) AIX
8 8 (2.97%) Android
9 7 (2.60%) CentOS
9 7 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.86%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.12%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (1.12%) Unix
12 3 (1.12%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.56%) Project Management
2 56 (20.82%) ITIL
3 55 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (13.38%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (10.41%) PRINCE2
7 24 (8.92%) Line Management
7 24 (8.92%) Scrum
8 23 (8.55%) Content Management
9 21 (7.81%) Data Analysis
9 21 (7.81%) Mentoring
9 21 (7.81%) MVC
10 17 (6.32%) Web Development
11 16 (5.95%) Document Management
11 16 (5.95%) Service Management
12 13 (4.83%) Risk Management
13 12 (4.46%) CRM
13 12 (4.46%) Service Delivery
14 11 (4.09%) ITIL V3
14 11 (4.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 101 (37.55%) SQL
2 82 (30.48%) C#
3 46 (17.10%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.04%) Java
5 20 (7.43%) VB
6 19 (7.06%) PHP
6 19 (7.06%) PowerShell
7 16 (5.95%) T-SQL
8 14 (5.20%) VB.NET
9 13 (4.83%) C++
10 9 (3.35%) ActionScript
10 9 (3.35%) Perl
11 6 (2.23%) X++
12 2 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.37%) VB6
13 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (14.87%) Degree
2 31 (11.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (5.58%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (5.58%) MCSE
5 14 (5.20%) CCNA
6 9 (3.35%) CCNP
6 9 (3.35%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.97%) CISSP
7 8 (2.97%) MCITP
7 8 (2.97%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.60%) A+ Certification
8 7 (2.60%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (2.60%) HP ASE
8 7 (2.60%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (2.60%) RHCE
8 7 (2.60%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (1.86%) MCSA
9 5 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.09%) SLA
2 7 (2.60%) FATCA
2 7 (2.60%) QA
2 7 (2.60%) Solvency II
3 6 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.49%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.49%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.49%) ISO22301
5 3 (1.12%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.37%) PMBOK
System Software
1 58 (21.56%) Active Directory
2 33 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.69%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.46%) vSphere
5 10 (3.72%) XenApp
6 5 (1.86%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.49%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (6.69%) SCCM
2 10 (3.72%) Backup Exec
2 10 (3.72%) HP SIM
2 10 (3.72%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (3.72%) WSUS
3 7 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.49%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.49%) SCOM
5 3 (1.12%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.12%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.37%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 162 (60.22%) Microsoft
2 50 (18.59%) VMware
3 36 (13.38%) Cisco
4 24 (8.92%) Citrix
5 21 (7.81%) Oracle
6 15 (5.58%) HP
6 15 (5.58%) SolarWinds
7 12 (4.46%) IBM
8 11 (4.09%) Dell
9 10 (3.72%) Sophos
9 10 (3.72%) Symantec
10 9 (3.35%) Avaya
10 9 (3.35%) NetApp
11 8 (2.97%) ESRI
12 7 (2.60%) GFI Software
12 7 (2.60%) Intel Security
12 7 (2.60%) ProCurve
12 7 (2.60%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.60%) SYSPRO
13 6 (2.23%) Capita
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