Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 149 126
Rank change year-on-year -11 -23 -26
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 124 167 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.71% 2.15% 2.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.00% 11.57% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 147 163
Manchester median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,400 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,750 £63,000
North West median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% +2.01%

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,127 1,444 1,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.58% 18.57% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1,247 1,181
Manchester median annual salary £43,317 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.29% -1.23% +3.85%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,150 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £64,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Manchester

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SharePoint in Manchester

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in Manchester

SharePoint
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Salford -3 13 £24,000 -36.00%
Stockport +6 9 £43,000 - 2
Bury +6 7 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Cheadle -2 4 £33,250 -22.67% 2
Wigan - 2 £43,750 -
Bolton +3 1 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Oldham +1 1 £32,500 -40.91%
Sale - 1 £37,500 - 2
SharePoint
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 73 (58.87%) Microsoft
2 72 (58.06%) Office 365
3 69 (55.65%) Windows
4 51 (41.13%) Windows Server
5 49 (39.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (35.48%) SQL
6 44 (35.48%) Active Directory
7 37 (29.84%) VMware
7 37 (29.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 29 (23.39%) MS Exchange
9 29 (23.39%) .NET
10 27 (21.77%) ITIL
10 27 (21.77%) TCP/IP
10 27 (21.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (21.77%) Firewall
11 26 (20.97%) DNS
11 26 (20.97%) SCCM
12 25 (20.16%) HTML
12 25 (20.16%) Skype
13 24 (19.35%) Skype for Business
14 23 (18.55%) Hyper-V
14 23 (18.55%) SQL Server
14 23 (18.55%) DHCP
15 22 (17.74%) LAN
15 22 (17.74%) JavaScript
16 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Office
16 21 (16.94%) CSS
16 21 (16.94%) WAN
16 21 (16.94%) SharePoint 2013

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 29 (23.39%) MS Exchange
2 24 (19.35%) Skype for Business
3 21 (16.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (10.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (8.06%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (7.26%) IIS
8 4 (3.23%) CMS
9 3 (2.42%) Confluence
10 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.81%) Drupal
10 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
Applications
1 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.03%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.42%) Visualfiles
4 2 (1.61%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.81%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 72 (58.06%) Office 365
2 34 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.06%) IaaS
4 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.23%) OneDrive
5 4 (3.23%) Zapier
6 3 (2.42%) SaaS
6 3 (2.42%) Slack
7 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.81%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.77%) Firewall
1 27 (21.77%) TCP/IP
2 26 (20.97%) DNS
3 25 (20.16%) Skype
4 23 (18.55%) DHCP
5 22 (17.74%) LAN
6 21 (16.94%) WAN
7 18 (14.52%) SAN
8 13 (10.48%) Intranet
9 12 (9.68%) VoIP
10 9 (7.26%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (4.84%) 802.11
11 6 (4.84%) Ethernet
11 6 (4.84%) IPsec
11 6 (4.84%) MPLS
11 6 (4.84%) SNMP
11 6 (4.84%) SSL
11 6 (4.84%) VPN
11 6 (4.84%) Wireless
11 6 (4.84%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.26%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.23%) Power BI
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.61%) Blockchain
5 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) JIRA
2 7 (5.65%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.42%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.81%) CasperJS
5 1 (0.81%) Grunt
5 1 (0.81%) gulp
5 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 18 (14.52%) Retail
2 17 (13.71%) Finance
3 8 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.03%) Publishing
5 3 (2.42%) Marketing
6 2 (1.61%) Advertising
6 2 (1.61%) Back Office
6 2 (1.61%) Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Billing
6 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.81%) Front Office
7 1 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (17.74%) Support Engineer
2 19 (15.32%) Analyst
2 19 (15.32%) Developer
3 15 (12.10%) Junior
4 13 (10.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (10.48%) IT Support
5 12 (9.68%) Consultant
6 9 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) Applications Support
6 9 (7.26%) SharePoint Consultant
7 8 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) Junior DevOps
7 8 (6.45%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) IT Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) IT Manager
8 7 (5.65%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.39%) .NET
2 25 (20.16%) HTML
3 21 (16.94%) CSS
4 15 (12.10%) Web Services
5 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET
6 9 (7.26%) HTML5
7 8 (6.45%) jQuery
7 8 (6.45%) XML
8 6 (4.84%) 802.1X
9 5 (4.03%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.03%) HTML5 Canvas
10 4 (3.23%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.23%) Ajax
10 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.23%) JSON
10 4 (3.23%) REST
11 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (2.42%) WCF
11 3 (2.42%) WPF
12 2 (1.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.03%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (4.03%) VLE
2 5 (4.03%) Xbox
3 4 (3.23%) User Experience
4 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.42%) Replication
4 3 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 69 (55.65%) Windows
2 51 (41.13%) Windows Server
3 49 (39.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (29.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (15.32%) Windows 10
6 14 (11.29%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.23%) Android
7 4 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.77%) ITIL
2 19 (15.32%) Service Management
3 18 (14.52%) Change Management
3 18 (14.52%) CRM
4 15 (12.10%) Incident Management
4 15 (12.10%) Line Management
4 15 (12.10%) Problem Management
4 15 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (8.87%) DevOps
6 10 (8.06%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (8.06%) ITIL V3
6 10 (8.06%) ITSM
6 10 (8.06%) MVC
7 9 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.26%) Web Development
8 8 (6.45%) Change Control
8 8 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 8 (6.45%) Project Management
8 8 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (35.48%) SQL
2 22 (17.74%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.68%) C#
4 8 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 7 (5.65%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.03%) C
7 3 (2.42%) Python
7 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) Java
8 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.81%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (21.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.68%) MCSE
3 10 (8.06%) HNC
4 9 (7.26%) Degree
4 9 (7.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.84%) MCTS
6 5 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.23%) MCSA
8 3 (2.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.61%) PMP
9 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.81%) CISA
10 1 (0.81%) CISM
10 1 (0.81%) CISSP
10 1 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.81%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.52%) SLA
2 8 (6.45%) GDPR
2 8 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.42%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.61%) PMO
5 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 44 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 23 (18.55%) Hyper-V
3 19 (15.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (13.71%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (12.10%) vSphere
6 8 (6.45%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.61%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.81%) Docker
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (20.97%) SCCM
2 9 (7.26%) SCVMM
3 5 (4.03%) SCOrch
4 3 (2.42%) DameWare
4 3 (2.42%) SCOM
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.61%) vRealize
5 2 (1.61%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 73 (58.87%) Microsoft
2 37 (29.84%) VMware
3 17 (13.71%) Cisco
4 10 (8.06%) Nintex
5 8 (6.45%) Citrix
6 6 (4.84%) Juniper
6 6 (4.84%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.23%) Google
8 4 (3.23%) HP
8 4 (3.23%) Tableau
9 3 (2.42%) Dell
9 3 (2.42%) NetApp
9 3 (2.42%) Remedy
10 2 (1.61%) Siemens
10 2 (1.61%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.61%) Veeam
11 1 (0.81%) ConnectWise
11 1 (0.81%) Pega
11 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow