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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 56 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 312 216 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.27% 3.22% 3.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.08% 15.80% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 276 178 258
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1554 1367 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.26% 20.38% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 1179 1440
Average salary £35,335 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 +12 182 £39,000 +4.00% 18
Cheshire -3 58 £40,000 +9.58% 13
Lancashire +15 35 £34,500 -31.00% 3
Merseyside +12 24 £39,000 -5.45% 4
Cumbria -4 3 £37,750 +5.59% 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 293 (50.52%) Microsoft
2 240 (41.38%) SQL
3 224 (38.62%) SQL Server
4 214 (36.90%) .NET
5 182 (31.38%) Windows
6 161 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
7 150 (25.86%) C#
8 139 (23.97%) MS Excel
9 133 (22.93%) CRM
10 118 (20.34%) Finance
11 115 (19.83%) ASP.NET
12 110 (18.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 104 (17.93%) JavaScript
14 98 (16.90%) MVC
15 95 (16.38%) Business Intelligence
15 95 (16.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 89 (15.34%) HTML
16 89 (15.34%) VMware
17 87 (15.00%) PowerPivot
18 84 (14.48%) Visual Studio
19 83 (14.31%) Active Directory
19 83 (14.31%) SQL Server 2008
20 79 (13.62%) CSS
21 76 (13.10%) Campaign Management
22 75 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
23 74 (12.76%) MS Exchange
23 74 (12.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 70 (12.07%) SharePoint 2010
25 69 (11.90%) ITIL
26 68 (11.72%) IIS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 74 (12.76%) MS Exchange
2 70 (12.07%) SharePoint 2010
3 68 (11.72%) IIS
4 50 (8.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 39 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 37 (6.38%) Lync
7 23 (3.97%) CMS
8 16 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (2.07%) Umbraco
10 11 (1.90%) MS Project Server
10 11 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (1.21%) Office Communications Server
14 6 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (1.03%) Apache
15 5 (0.86%) Sitefinity
16 4 (0.69%) WordPress
17 3 (0.52%) Drupal
17 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 139 (23.97%) MS Excel
2 87 (15.00%) PowerPivot
3 59 (10.17%) MS Office
4 32 (5.52%) MS Project
5 10 (1.72%) MS Visio
6 9 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.86%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.34%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (6.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.86%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.52%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.34%) SalesLogix
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Maximo
7 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.24%) Office 365
2 15 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (7.59%) DNS
2 38 (6.55%) DHCP
3 34 (5.86%) SAN
4 32 (5.52%) WAN
4 32 (5.52%) Firewall
5 31 (5.34%) LAN
6 24 (4.14%) TCP/IP
7 22 (3.79%) VPN
8 15 (2.59%) Wireless
9 13 (2.24%) VLAN
10 11 (1.90%) Internet
10 11 (1.90%) NAS
11 10 (1.72%) Intranet
12 8 (1.38%) SNMP
12 8 (1.38%) MPLS
13 7 (1.21%) VoIP
14 6 (1.03%) SMTP
14 6 (1.03%) FTP
15 4 (0.69%) SMS
15 4 (0.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (38.62%) SQL Server
2 110 (18.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 95 (16.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (14.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 74 (12.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 35 (6.03%) Crystal Reports
7 28 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (3.97%) Data Mining
9 21 (3.62%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.59%) RavenDB
11 13 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.21%) MS Access
13 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 5 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (0.69%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.69%) QlikView
16 3 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 84 (14.48%) Visual Studio
2 27 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (3.10%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.07%) Subversion
4 12 (2.07%) ReSharper
5 5 (0.86%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.34%) JIRA
8 1 (0.17%) NUnit
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.17%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 118 (20.34%) Finance
2 23 (3.97%) Manufacturing
3 22 (3.79%) Advertising
3 22 (3.79%) Back Office
4 18 (3.10%) Legal
5 13 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.24%) Marketing
6 12 (2.07%) Law
7 10 (1.72%) Retail
8 3 (0.52%) Banking
8 3 (0.52%) Automotive
8 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.34%) German Language
10 1 (0.17%) French Language
10 1 (0.17%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 233 (40.17%) Developer
2 72 (12.41%) Analyst
3 65 (11.21%) Senior Developer
4 59 (10.17%) .NET Developer
5 53 (9.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 47 (8.10%) SharePoint Developer
7 41 (7.07%) Project Manager
8 29 (5.00%) Consultant
8 29 (5.00%) MI Analyst
9 25 (4.31%) CRM Analyst
9 25 (4.31%) Architect
9 25 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 24 (4.14%) 3rd Line Support
11 23 (3.97%) Support Engineer
12 22 (3.79%) C# Developer
13 20 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
15 17 (2.93%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
16 16 (2.76%) C# .NET Developer
17 15 (2.59%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (36.90%) .NET
2 115 (19.83%) ASP.NET
3 89 (15.34%) HTML
4 79 (13.62%) CSS
5 67 (11.55%) jQuery
6 56 (9.66%) .NET Framework
7 47 (8.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (7.24%) Web Services
9 35 (6.03%) XML
10 22 (3.79%) LINQ
11 20 (3.45%) Ajax
12 18 (3.10%) XSLT
13 17 (2.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (2.24%) Backbone.js
15 12 (2.07%) RabbitMQ
16 11 (1.90%) HTML5
16 11 (1.90%) Grails
17 9 (1.55%) XSL
17 9 (1.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 9 (1.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.10%) Management Information System
3 17 (2.93%) Mobile App
4 9 (1.55%) E-Learning
4 9 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.38%) Social Media
6 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.21%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.03%) Replication
7 6 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.69%) User Experience
8 4 (0.69%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.69%) FMCG
9 3 (0.52%) iPhone
9 3 (0.52%) NHS
10 2 (0.34%) Clustering
10 2 (0.34%) Celerra
10 2 (0.34%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.34%) Informatics
10 2 (0.34%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 182 (31.38%) Windows
2 51 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (5.17%) Windows 7
5 24 (4.14%) Windows 8
6 16 (2.76%) Linux
7 15 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.59%) UNIX
8 12 (2.07%) Android
9 9 (1.55%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.55%) CentOS
10 8 (1.38%) AIX
10 8 (1.38%) Solaris
11 4 (0.69%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (22.93%) CRM
3 98 (16.90%) MVC
4 95 (16.38%) Business Intelligence
5 76 (13.10%) Campaign Management
6 69 (11.90%) ITIL
7 68 (11.72%) Data Analysis
8 55 (9.48%) Project Management
9 49 (8.45%) Data Cleansing
10 46 (7.93%) ERP
11 45 (7.76%) PRINCE2
12 43 (7.41%) Data Modelling
13 41 (7.07%) Scrum
14 38 (6.55%) OOP
15 28 (4.83%) OO
16 26 (4.48%) Unit Testing
17 25 (4.31%) TDD
17 25 (4.31%) Content Management
17 25 (4.31%) Document Management
18 24 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 240 (41.38%) SQL
2 150 (25.86%) C#
3 104 (17.93%) JavaScript
4 38 (6.55%) PowerShell
5 34 (5.86%) T-SQL
6 30 (5.17%) Java
7 23 (3.97%) VB.NET
8 21 (3.62%) PHP
9 17 (2.93%) VB
10 16 (2.76%) Objective-C
11 11 (1.90%) Groovy
12 10 (1.72%) VBA
13 9 (1.55%) C
14 8 (1.38%) VBScript
15 7 (1.21%) C++
16 6 (1.03%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.69%) VB6
17 4 (0.69%) X++
18 1 (0.17%) Bourne shell
18 1 (0.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 75 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (10.17%) Degree
3 46 (7.93%) MCSE
4 32 (5.52%) Security Cleared
5 24 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (3.45%) MCITP
7 19 (3.28%) MCSD
8 17 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (2.59%) CCNA
9 15 (2.59%) SC Cleared
10 14 (2.41%) MCSA
11 13 (2.24%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 12 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (1.55%) VCAP
14 8 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (1.21%) MCP
15 7 (1.21%) CCA
15 7 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (1.21%) CCEA
16 4 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.41%) SLA
2 6 (1.03%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) BS7799
3 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 83 (14.31%) Active Directory
2 54 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (7.59%) Hyper-V
4 33 (5.69%) vSphere
5 14 (2.41%) XenApp
6 12 (2.07%) Terminal Services
7 7 (1.21%) Firmware
8 4 (0.69%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.52%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.17%) SpamAssassin
11 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (4.14%) SCCM
2 19 (3.28%) Backup Exec
3 15 (2.59%) WSUS
4 11 (1.90%) WMI
5 8 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (1.38%) WhatsUp Gold
5 8 (1.38%) HP SIM
6 7 (1.21%) SCOM
7 4 (0.69%) Windows Intune
8 3 (0.52%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.34%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.34%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 293 (50.52%) Microsoft
2 89 (15.34%) VMware
3 43 (7.41%) Citrix
4 41 (7.07%) HP
4 41 (7.07%) Oracle
5 39 (6.72%) Cisco
6 21 (3.62%) Symantec
6 21 (3.62%) Sophos
7 20 (3.45%) Dell
8 19 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (2.41%) Business Objects
10 12 (2.07%) SAP
10 12 (2.07%) SYSPRO
11 11 (1.90%) WatchGuard
11 11 (1.90%) Avaya
12 10 (1.72%) EMC
12 10 (1.72%) Sitecore
13 9 (1.55%) Wyse
13 9 (1.55%) CheckPoint
14 8 (1.38%) 3PAR
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: Just now
Crewe, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Private Medical, Pension, Bonus, Etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Private Medical, Pension, Bonus, Etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
D4 Digital
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum £DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
BAE Systems
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £23,684.84 to £27,220.42 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
Carlisle
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago