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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 52 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 285 294 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.40% 4.14% 4.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.82% 20.56% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 202 236 288
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £52,500 £58,000
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
1249 1430 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.27% 20.14% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1172 1151
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -8 129 £40,000 - 29
Cheshire -1 65 £37,500 -16.66% 16
Merseyside +19 52 £52,500 +50.00% 14
Lancashire +18 22 £45,000 +4.04% 5
Cumbria +4 12 £62,500 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 319 (53.79%) Microsoft
2 284 (47.89%) SQL Server
3 256 (43.17%) SQL
4 222 (37.44%) .NET
5 209 (35.24%) Windows
6 178 (30.02%) MS Excel
7 173 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 148 (24.96%) C#
9 135 (22.77%) ASP.NET
10 131 (22.09%) Finance
11 122 (20.57%) JavaScript
12 121 (20.40%) HTML
13 114 (19.22%) SharePoint 2010
14 112 (18.89%) CSS
15 103 (17.37%) VMware
16 99 (16.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 96 (16.19%) MVC
18 94 (15.85%) Oracle
19 93 (15.68%) Visual Studio
19 93 (15.68%) SharePoint 2013
20 88 (14.84%) CRM
21 85 (14.33%) MS Exchange
22 83 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
23 77 (12.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 73 (12.31%) Cisco
25 71 (11.97%) Project Management
25 71 (11.97%) jQuery
26 70 (11.80%) .NET Framework
26 70 (11.80%) Active Directory
27 68 (11.47%) Windows Server 2008

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 114 (19.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 93 (15.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 85 (14.33%) MS Exchange
4 65 (10.96%) IIS
5 38 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (4.72%) BizTalk Server
7 22 (3.71%) Lync
8 17 (2.87%) CMS
9 12 (2.02%) Documentum
10 11 (1.85%) Apache
10 11 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (1.69%) Node.js
11 10 (1.69%) Alfresco
11 10 (1.69%) WebSphere
12 9 (1.52%) MS Project Server
12 9 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (1.35%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
14 7 (1.18%) IBM Notes
15 6 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (1.01%) Umbraco
Applications
1 178 (30.02%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.73%) MS Office
3 32 (5.40%) PowerPivot
4 20 (3.37%) InfoPath
4 20 (3.37%) MS Project
5 12 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (7.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (2.70%) Dynamics GP
3 15 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (2.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (2.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.84%) Sage 50
7 4 (0.67%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.34%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.34%) Maximo
9 1 (0.17%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 66 (11.13%) Office 365
2 37 (6.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.52%) Yammer
5 6 (1.01%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 61 (10.29%) DNS
2 55 (9.27%) Firewall
3 50 (8.43%) DHCP
4 40 (6.75%) LAN
5 39 (6.58%) WAN
6 35 (5.90%) SAN
7 27 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 24 (4.05%) Intranet
9 21 (3.54%) Wireless
10 16 (2.70%) VPN
10 16 (2.70%) FTP
11 15 (2.53%) VLAN
12 11 (1.85%) VoIP
12 11 (1.85%) Internet
13 8 (1.35%) MPLS
13 8 (1.35%) SMTP
14 5 (0.84%) SMS
14 5 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (0.67%) Broadband
16 3 (0.51%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (47.89%) SQL Server
2 99 (16.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (12.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (9.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (6.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (3.71%) Relational Database
9 20 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (2.19%) RDBMS
12 12 (2.02%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.85%) MongoDB
13 11 (1.85%) NoSQL
13 11 (1.85%) RavenDB
14 10 (1.69%) Data Mining
15 8 (1.35%) MySQL
16 5 (0.84%) Ingres
16 5 (0.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 93 (15.68%) Visual Studio
2 30 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (0.67%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.51%) NUnit
5 3 (0.51%) Subversion
6 1 (0.17%) MSTest
6 1 (0.17%) MSI
6 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.17%) Moq
6 1 (0.17%) Axure RP
General
1 131 (22.09%) Finance
2 33 (5.56%) Retail
3 18 (3.04%) Advertising
4 16 (2.70%) Legal
4 16 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 14 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.36%) Banking
6 13 (2.19%) General Ledger
7 11 (1.85%) Back Office
8 9 (1.52%) Law
9 8 (1.35%) Marketing
10 7 (1.18%) Games
11 6 (1.01%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Local Government
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
14 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 212 (35.75%) Developer
2 67 (11.30%) Analyst
3 62 (10.46%) Architect
4 53 (8.94%) Senior Developer
4 53 (8.94%) .NET Developer
5 45 (7.59%) SharePoint Developer
6 43 (7.25%) C# Developer
7 38 (6.41%) Consultant
8 34 (5.73%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (5.40%) 3rd Line Support
10 31 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 30 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 26 (4.38%) Support Engineer
14 25 (4.22%) Project Manager
15 20 (3.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (3.20%) SharePoint Consultant
17 18 (3.04%) Software Developer
17 18 (3.04%) SharePoint Architect
18 17 (2.87%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (37.44%) .NET
2 135 (22.77%) ASP.NET
3 121 (20.40%) HTML
4 112 (18.89%) CSS
5 71 (11.97%) jQuery
6 70 (11.80%) .NET Framework
7 65 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 50 (8.43%) XML
9 46 (7.76%) Web Services
10 35 (5.90%) WCF
11 34 (5.73%) Ajax
12 25 (4.22%) HTML5
13 22 (3.71%) XSLT
14 20 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (3.20%) Entity Framework
16 13 (2.19%) JSON
17 12 (2.02%) NHibernate
17 12 (2.02%) LINQ
18 11 (1.85%) Spring.NET
19 10 (1.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 16 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.19%) Replication
4 9 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.18%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.18%) Mainframe
5 7 (1.18%) E-Learning
6 6 (1.01%) Clustering
7 5 (0.84%) AS400
7 5 (0.84%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.84%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.51%) Social Media
9 2 (0.34%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.34%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.34%) Tandem
9 2 (0.34%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.34%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 209 (35.24%) Windows
2 68 (11.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (8.60%) Windows 7
4 44 (7.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (4.89%) Windows 8
6 20 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (3.37%) Linux
7 16 (2.70%) AIX
8 14 (2.36%) Solaris
9 12 (2.02%) UNIX
10 9 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.52%) Android
11 5 (0.84%) HPUX
11 5 (0.84%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.84%) VMS
12 4 (0.67%) CentOS
12 4 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.67%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.17%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (16.19%) MVC
3 88 (14.84%) CRM
4 71 (11.97%) Project Management
5 62 (10.46%) Scrum
6 57 (9.61%) ITIL
7 53 (8.94%) PRINCE2
7 53 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
8 52 (8.77%) ERP
9 51 (8.60%) Content Management
10 44 (7.42%) Migration
11 41 (6.91%) Data Analysis
12 38 (6.41%) OO
13 33 (5.56%) Document Management
14 32 (5.40%) TDD
15 30 (5.06%) Data Modelling
16 29 (4.89%) Workflow
17 24 (4.05%) Data Cleansing
18 23 (3.88%) Campaign Management
19 22 (3.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 256 (43.17%) SQL
2 148 (24.96%) C#
3 122 (20.57%) JavaScript
4 53 (8.94%) T-SQL
5 40 (6.75%) PowerShell
6 31 (5.23%) VB.NET
7 22 (3.71%) VB
8 14 (2.36%) Java
9 13 (2.19%) PHP
10 11 (1.85%) VB6
11 10 (1.69%) C
12 7 (1.18%) C++
12 7 (1.18%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.01%) VBA
14 5 (0.84%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.67%) VBScript
16 3 (0.51%) X++
17 2 (0.34%) ActionScript
17 2 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 83 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (9.11%) Security Cleared
3 50 (8.43%) MCSE
4 46 (7.76%) Degree
5 41 (6.91%) SC Cleared
6 29 (4.89%) MCSD
7 25 (4.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (3.71%) CCNA
10 16 (2.70%) DV Cleared
11 15 (2.53%) MCTS
12 14 (2.36%) MCITP
12 14 (2.36%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (2.36%) MCP
13 13 (2.19%) CCA
14 11 (1.85%) MCAD
15 10 (1.69%) MCSA
16 9 (1.52%) CCEA
17 7 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 4 (0.67%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.87%) SLA
2 8 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.35%) QA
3 3 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 70 (11.80%) Active Directory
2 54 (9.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (6.91%) Hyper-V
4 33 (5.56%) vSphere
5 16 (2.70%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.01%) XenApp
7 5 (0.84%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.51%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.34%) vCloud
10 1 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (4.05%) SCCM
2 19 (3.20%) Backup Exec
3 14 (2.36%) SCOM
4 11 (1.85%) WMI
5 9 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (1.52%) AirWatch
6 7 (1.18%) WSUS
7 5 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.67%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.67%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.34%) vMotion
10 2 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.17%) EMC Navisphere
11 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 319 (53.79%) Microsoft
2 103 (17.37%) VMware
3 94 (15.85%) Oracle
4 73 (12.31%) Cisco
5 45 (7.59%) HP
6 36 (6.07%) Citrix
7 35 (5.90%) IBM
8 34 (5.73%) EMC
9 25 (4.22%) Dell
10 22 (3.71%) Symantec
11 21 (3.54%) SAP
12 18 (3.04%) Sage
13 15 (2.53%) CheckPoint
13 15 (2.53%) Wyse
13 15 (2.53%) JD Edwards
14 14 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (2.36%) Epicor
15 12 (2.02%) 3PAR
16 11 (1.85%) WatchGuard
16 11 (1.85%) Sophos
North West
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + 10.5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £34000 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £34,000 per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago