Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 67 57
Rank change year-on-year -26 -10 +28
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 81 82 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.68% 3.62% 4.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.57% 21.30% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 57 69 142
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,200 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £53,750 £48,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

SharePoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 556 385 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.39% 17.01% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 440 342 538
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,225 £22,000 £21,675
90th Percentile £68,750 £52,500 £55,150
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Cheshire

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint in Cheshire.

Salary trend for SharePoint in Cheshire

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in Cheshire

SharePoint
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -34 16 £80,000 -
Warrington -39 11 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Chester +4 9 £34,500 -34.29% 1
Alderley Edge - 9 £40,000 -
Wilmslow +17 7 £33,325 +17.96%
Runcorn - 4 £45,000 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 3 £45,000 -
Macclesfield -5 2 £26,000 +5.05% 3
Crewe -7 1 £29,000 +28.89%
Congleton - 1 £32,500 -
SharePoint
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.33%) Finance
3 26 (32.10%) SQL
4 24 (29.63%) ITIL
5 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
6 19 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (18.52%) Windows
8 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
9 14 (17.28%) C#
9 14 (17.28%) Client/Server
9 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (13.58%) Banking
11 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (12.35%) Office 365
12 10 (12.35%) Workflow
12 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
13 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
13 9 (11.11%) .NET
13 9 (11.11%) Internet
13 9 (11.11%) Business Analysis
13 9 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 8 (9.88%) CRM
14 8 (9.88%) PMO
15 7 (8.64%) Intranet

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (4.94%) WordPress
2 3 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.47%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.23%) Confluence
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.23%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.23%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.35%) Office 365
3 1 (1.23%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Internet
2 7 (8.64%) Intranet
3 4 (4.94%) WebEx
4 3 (3.70%) Skype
5 2 (2.47%) LAN
5 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.47%) VPN
5 2 (2.47%) WAN
6 1 (1.23%) DKIM
6 1 (1.23%) DMARC
6 1 (1.23%) LDAP
6 1 (1.23%) PPP
6 1 (1.23%) SAN
6 1 (1.23%) VoIP
6 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.41%) Power BI
5 5 (6.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.17%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (4.94%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (4.94%) OLAP
6 4 (4.94%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (33.33%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.17%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.23%) Front Office
5 1 (1.23%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Local Government
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) Analyst
3 18 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 12 (14.81%) SharePoint Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Business Manager
7 6 (7.41%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.41%) Architect
7 6 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.17%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.17%) EDI Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) EDI Systems Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Mobile Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.17%) EDI
3 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.23%) CSS
4 1 (1.23%) HTML
4 1 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.23%) Spring
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Client/Server
2 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.64%) iPad
4 6 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.17%) Handset
5 5 (6.17%) Smartphone
5 5 (6.17%) User Experience
6 4 (4.94%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.70%) CMDB
8 2 (2.47%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.47%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.23%) BYOD
9 1 (1.23%) Contactless
9 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Android
2 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) ITIL
2 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
4 10 (12.35%) Workflow
5 9 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 8 (9.88%) CRM
7 7 (8.64%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (7.41%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.41%) Project Management
8 6 (7.41%) Release Management
9 5 (6.17%) Change Management
9 5 (6.17%) ITIL V3
9 5 (6.17%) Machine Learning
9 5 (6.17%) Mathematics
9 5 (6.17%) Resource Management
9 5 (6.17%) Service Management
9 5 (6.17%) Wealth Management
9 5 (6.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) SQL
2 14 (17.28%) C#
3 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.94%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.23%) C
7 1 (1.23%) C++
7 1 (1.23%) Java
7 1 (1.23%) PHP
7 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.23%) Python
7 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.47%) MCP
2 2 (2.47%) MCSE
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) PMO
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 2 (2.47%) QA
3 2 (2.47%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Citrix
2 5 (6.17%) SAP
3 3 (3.70%) Nintex
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.23%) Apple
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco
5 1 (1.23%) Northgate
5 1 (1.23%) Symantec