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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 48 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -11
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 307 212 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.45% 3.21% 3.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.07% 15.31% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 269 177 251
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1391 1385 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.18% 20.98% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1191 1356
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +9 169 £40,000 -5.88% 24
Cheshire -2 56 £39,000 +4.00% 14
Lancashire +19 40 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Merseyside +23 33 £40,500 +8.00% 8
Cumbria -2 3 £10,500 -65.00% 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 289 (49.23%) Microsoft
2 251 (42.76%) SQL
3 247 (42.08%) SQL Server
4 218 (37.14%) .NET
5 193 (32.88%) Windows
6 166 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
7 147 (25.04%) C#
8 139 (23.68%) MS Excel
9 137 (23.34%) CRM
10 132 (22.49%) Finance
11 131 (22.32%) ASP.NET
12 111 (18.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 109 (18.57%) JavaScript
14 103 (17.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 101 (17.21%) SQL Server 2008
16 96 (16.35%) MVC
17 95 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
18 90 (15.33%) VMware
19 86 (14.65%) SharePoint 2010
20 85 (14.48%) PowerPivot
21 81 (13.80%) HTML
22 80 (13.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 77 (13.12%) CSS
23 77 (13.12%) Active Directory
24 76 (12.95%) Visual Studio
25 75 (12.78%) IIS
25 75 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
26 74 (12.61%) MS Exchange
27 73 (12.44%) Campaign Management
28 72 (12.27%) Data Analysis

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 86 (14.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 75 (12.78%) IIS
3 74 (12.61%) MS Exchange
4 62 (10.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 39 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 32 (5.45%) Lync
7 21 (3.58%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (3.07%) CMS
9 16 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (1.87%) MS Project Server
11 8 (1.36%) Umbraco
11 8 (1.36%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.19%) Apache
13 6 (1.02%) Node.js
14 5 (0.85%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.68%) Sitefinity
16 3 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 139 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 85 (14.48%) PowerPivot
3 55 (9.37%) MS Office
4 33 (5.62%) MS Project
5 13 (2.21%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.68%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.34%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (7.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (4.77%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.53%) Dynamics GP
4 8 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.34%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.34%) Maximo
7 2 (0.34%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.34%) SalesLogix
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 49 (8.35%) Office 365
2 25 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (7.84%) DNS
2 41 (6.98%) DHCP
3 34 (5.79%) Firewall
4 32 (5.45%) SAN
5 29 (4.94%) LAN
6 28 (4.77%) WAN
7 19 (3.24%) TCP/IP
8 14 (2.39%) VPN
8 14 (2.39%) Wireless
9 13 (2.21%) VLAN
10 12 (2.04%) Intranet
11 10 (1.70%) Internet
12 9 (1.53%) NAS
13 8 (1.36%) MPLS
13 8 (1.36%) FTP
13 8 (1.36%) SNMP
14 7 (1.19%) VoIP
15 5 (0.85%) SMTP
15 5 (0.85%) SMS
16 3 (0.51%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (42.08%) SQL Server
2 111 (18.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 103 (17.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 101 (17.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 80 (13.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (4.60%) Crystal Reports
7 27 (4.60%) Data Mining
8 25 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (4.09%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.19%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.19%) RavenDB
11 7 (1.19%) MS Access
12 6 (1.02%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.02%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.02%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 76 (12.95%) Visual Studio
2 25 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.36%) Subversion
4 6 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.68%) Mercurial
5 4 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.17%) NUnit
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.17%) ReSharper
General
1 132 (22.49%) Finance
2 25 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 22 (3.75%) Advertising
3 22 (3.75%) Back Office
4 21 (3.58%) Legal
5 14 (2.39%) Retail
6 13 (2.21%) Marketing
7 11 (1.87%) Law
8 5 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.85%) Banking
9 3 (0.51%) Automotive
10 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.34%) Local Government
10 2 (0.34%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 238 (40.55%) Developer
2 62 (10.56%) Analyst
2 62 (10.56%) Senior Developer
3 60 (10.22%) .NET Developer
4 58 (9.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 41 (6.98%) SharePoint Developer
6 39 (6.64%) Project Manager
7 34 (5.79%) Architect
7 34 (5.79%) Consultant
8 27 (4.60%) C# Developer
8 27 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 24 (4.09%) Support Engineer
11 21 (3.58%) MI Analyst
12 19 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (3.07%) ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (3.07%) CRM Analyst
13 18 (3.07%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
14 17 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
15 12 (2.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (37.14%) .NET
2 131 (22.32%) ASP.NET
3 81 (13.80%) HTML
4 77 (13.12%) CSS
5 71 (12.10%) .NET Framework
6 62 (10.56%) jQuery
7 58 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (7.16%) Web Services
8 42 (7.16%) XML
9 24 (4.09%) Ajax
10 18 (3.07%) WCF
10 18 (3.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 16 (2.73%) XSLT
12 14 (2.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 13 (2.21%) LINQ
14 9 (1.53%) HTML5
14 9 (1.53%) XSL
14 9 (1.53%) REST
15 8 (1.36%) NHibernate
15 8 (1.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.21%) Mobile App
4 10 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.19%) E-Learning
6 6 (1.02%) Replication
6 6 (1.02%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.02%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.02%) Data Structures
7 5 (0.85%) Social Media
8 4 (0.68%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.68%) FMCG
9 3 (0.51%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.51%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.51%) NHS
10 2 (0.34%) Clustering
10 2 (0.34%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.34%) Informatics
10 2 (0.34%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 193 (32.88%) Windows
2 56 (9.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (6.13%) Windows 7
4 30 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (4.09%) Windows 8
6 17 (2.90%) UNIX
7 14 (2.39%) Linux
7 14 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.87%) Android
8 11 (1.87%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.70%) AIX
10 9 (1.53%) Solaris
10 9 (1.53%) CentOS
11 6 (1.02%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.51%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (23.34%) CRM
3 96 (16.35%) MVC
4 95 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
5 73 (12.44%) Campaign Management
6 72 (12.27%) Data Analysis
7 63 (10.73%) ITIL
8 55 (9.37%) Data Cleansing
9 53 (9.03%) Data Modelling
10 49 (8.35%) Project Management
11 48 (8.18%) ERP
12 42 (7.16%) PRINCE2
13 39 (6.64%) Scrum
14 38 (6.47%) OO
15 32 (5.45%) Migration
16 31 (5.28%) Document Management
16 31 (5.28%) Content Management
17 29 (4.94%) TDD
18 27 (4.60%) OOP
19 24 (4.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 251 (42.76%) SQL
2 147 (25.04%) C#
3 109 (18.57%) JavaScript
4 42 (7.16%) T-SQL
5 40 (6.81%) PowerShell
6 27 (4.60%) VB.NET
7 23 (3.92%) Java
8 19 (3.24%) VB
9 13 (2.21%) PHP
10 12 (2.04%) C
11 10 (1.70%) Objective-C
11 10 (1.70%) VBA
12 8 (1.36%) VBScript
13 7 (1.19%) C++
14 6 (1.02%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.02%) VB6
15 5 (0.85%) Groovy
16 4 (0.68%) X++
17 1 (0.17%) SAPscript
17 1 (0.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 75 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (10.05%) Degree
3 43 (7.33%) MCSE
4 38 (6.47%) Security Cleared
5 25 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 24 (4.09%) MCSD
7 18 (3.07%) SC Cleared
8 17 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (2.73%) MCITP
10 15 (2.56%) CCNA
11 11 (1.87%) MCSA
11 11 (1.87%) MCP
11 11 (1.87%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 10 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (1.70%) CCA
12 10 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (1.36%) CCEA
13 8 (1.36%) MCTS
14 7 (1.19%) VCAP
15 6 (1.02%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.39%) SLA
2 6 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 77 (13.12%) Active Directory
2 51 (8.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (7.16%) Hyper-V
4 34 (5.79%) vSphere
5 13 (2.21%) Terminal Services
6 11 (1.87%) XenApp
7 7 (1.19%) Firmware
8 4 (0.68%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (4.60%) SCCM
2 21 (3.58%) Backup Exec
3 15 (2.56%) WSUS
4 11 (1.87%) WMI
5 8 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (1.36%) WhatsUp Gold
5 8 (1.36%) HP SIM
6 7 (1.19%) SCOM
7 4 (0.68%) Windows Intune
8 3 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.34%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.17%) SCSM
10 1 (0.17%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.17%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 289 (49.23%) Microsoft
2 90 (15.33%) VMware
3 48 (8.18%) Oracle
4 43 (7.33%) Citrix
5 41 (6.98%) HP
5 41 (6.98%) Cisco
6 24 (4.09%) Symantec
7 22 (3.75%) Dell
8 20 (3.41%) Sophos
9 16 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (2.21%) SAP
11 11 (1.87%) EMC
11 11 (1.87%) WatchGuard
12 10 (1.70%) Wyse
12 10 (1.70%) CheckPoint
13 9 (1.53%) SYSPRO
14 8 (1.36%) Sitecore
14 8 (1.36%) 3PAR
14 8 (1.36%) Sage
14 8 (1.36%) Avaya
North West
Montash
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow/Medical/Pension/37 Hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent bensefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £67000 per annum + OTE + £6.6K Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swinton, Manchester
GMFRS
Posted: 7 days ago