Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 119 135
Rank change year-on-year -51 +16 -58
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 109 216 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.54% 2.70% 2.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.68% 14.64% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 95 194 132
Manchester median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,200 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £65,000 £49,875
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -8.54%

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 1,256 1,475 1,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.77% 18.42% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,042 1,301 954
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +12.68%
10th Percentile £24,550 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,625 £65,000 £61,025
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -

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 19 June 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 19 June 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
Stockport +12 14 £43,000 +22.86% 1
Salford -7 8 £31,000 -22.74% 1
Rochdale - 3 £65,000 -
Oldham +27 2 £38,750 -13.89%
Wigan +12 2 £43,750 +38.89% 2
Bury +2 2 - - 2
Cheadle +2 2 £23,250 -55.71% 2
Sale - 1 £37,500 - 1
SharePoint
North West

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 72 (66.06%) Microsoft
2 52 (47.71%) Office 365
3 46 (42.20%) Windows
4 37 (33.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (33.03%) JavaScript
5 36 (33.03%) .NET
6 34 (31.19%) SQL
6 34 (31.19%) C#
6 34 (31.19%) VMware
7 29 (26.61%) HTML
8 27 (24.77%) CSS
8 27 (24.77%) Active Directory
8 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (23.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
10 24 (22.02%) ITIL
10 24 (22.02%) MVC
10 24 (22.02%) Windows Server
11 22 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
13 19 (17.43%) ASP.NET
13 19 (17.43%) Hyper-V
14 18 (16.51%) Skype
14 18 (16.51%) Web Services
14 18 (16.51%) Firewall
15 17 (15.60%) LAN
16 15 (13.76%) Change Management
16 15 (13.76%) MS Exchange
16 15 (13.76%) WAN

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 15 (13.76%) MS Exchange
1 15 (13.76%) Skype for Business
2 12 (11.01%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (11.01%) SharePoint Server
3 10 (9.17%) Umbraco
4 8 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (6.42%) IIS
6 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (3.67%) Confluence
8 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.92%) CMS
10 1 (0.92%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.92%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (5.50%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 52 (47.71%) Office 365
2 37 (33.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (8.26%) IaaS
5 5 (4.59%) OneDrive
5 5 (4.59%) SaaS
6 4 (3.67%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (3.67%) Zapier
7 3 (2.75%) Slack
8 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.83%) PaaS
9 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.92%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.92%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
2 18 (16.51%) Firewall
2 18 (16.51%) Skype
3 17 (15.60%) LAN
4 15 (13.76%) WAN
5 14 (12.84%) DHCP
5 14 (12.84%) DNS
6 13 (11.93%) SAN
7 7 (6.42%) VoIP
8 6 (5.50%) VPN
9 5 (4.59%) IP Telephony
9 5 (4.59%) MPLS
10 4 (3.67%) 802.11
10 4 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.67%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.67%) Network Security
10 4 (3.67%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (3.67%) VLAN
10 4 (3.67%) Wireshark
10 4 (3.67%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) Power BI
2 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.50%) Blockchain
4 2 (1.83%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.42%) JIRA
3 5 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.75%) gulp
5 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (12.84%) Advertising
1 14 (12.84%) Retail
2 6 (5.50%) Games
3 5 (4.59%) Finance
4 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.75%) Front Office
5 3 (2.75%) Marketing
5 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.83%) Back Office
6 2 (1.83%) Billing
6 2 (1.83%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.83%) German Language
6 2 (1.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (29.36%) Developer
2 16 (14.68%) Senior Developer
3 15 (13.76%) IT Support
4 14 (12.84%) Support Engineer
5 13 (11.93%) Analyst
6 12 (11.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (8.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) IT Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (7.34%) .NET Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Senior Web Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Web Developer
9 7 (6.42%) IT Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Administrator
10 6 (5.50%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Project Engineer
11 5 (4.59%) Service Manager
11 5 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.03%) .NET
2 29 (26.61%) HTML
3 27 (24.77%) CSS
4 19 (17.43%) ASP.NET
5 18 (16.51%) Web Services
6 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (9.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (9.17%) XML
8 9 (8.26%) JSON
9 7 (6.42%) REST
10 6 (5.50%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.59%) HTML5
11 5 (4.59%) jQuery
12 4 (3.67%) 802.1X
12 4 (3.67%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.75%) WCF
14 2 (1.83%) Apache Flex
14 2 (1.83%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 2 (1.83%) WPF
15 1 (0.92%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (6.42%) User Experience
3 5 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.92%) Clustering
7 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.92%) Replication
7 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (42.20%) Windows
2 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (23.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (22.02%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.50%) Linux
6 5 (4.59%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.67%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.83%) Unix
8 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.92%) Android
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.02%) ITIL
1 24 (22.02%) MVC
2 15 (13.76%) Change Management
3 13 (11.93%) CRM
3 13 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (9.17%) Line Management
4 10 (9.17%) Service Management
4 10 (9.17%) Web Development
5 9 (8.26%) Coaching
5 9 (8.26%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (8.26%) Incident Management
5 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
5 9 (8.26%) Problem Management
6 7 (6.42%) ITIL V3
6 7 (6.42%) ITSM
6 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.50%) API Development
7 6 (5.50%) Risk Management
7 6 (5.50%) Trend Analysis
7 6 (5.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.03%) JavaScript
2 34 (31.19%) C#
2 34 (31.19%) SQL
3 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.34%) Python
5 6 (5.50%) Java
6 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.09%) Degree
2 11 (10.09%) MCSE
3 9 (8.26%) HNC
4 6 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.59%) MCTS
6 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.75%) CISA
7 3 (2.75%) CISM
7 3 (2.75%) CISSP
7 3 (2.75%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.83%) HND
8 2 (1.83%) MOS
9 1 (0.92%) MCP
9 1 (0.92%) MCSA
9 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) SLA
2 5 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.75%) PMO
3 3 (2.75%) QA
4 2 (1.83%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (24.77%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (17.43%) Hyper-V
4 15 (13.76%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (11.01%) vSphere
6 8 (7.34%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.67%) Docker
8 2 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) SCCM
2 7 (6.42%) SCVMM
3 4 (3.67%) Ansible
4 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.83%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 72 (66.06%) Microsoft
2 34 (31.19%) VMware
3 13 (11.93%) Cisco
4 8 (7.34%) Sitecore
5 7 (6.42%) Google
5 7 (6.42%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (5.50%) Tableau
7 4 (3.67%) Citrix
7 4 (3.67%) Juniper
7 4 (3.67%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.75%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.83%) Nintex
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle
9 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.92%) ConnectWise
10 1 (0.92%) HP
10 1 (0.92%) Openreach
10 1 (0.92%) Remedy
10 1 (0.92%) Sophos