Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 120 148
Rank change year-on-year -45 +28 -80
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 121 207 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.63% 2.69% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.31% 15.45% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 105 192 110
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £39,500 £34,975
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.86% +12.94% -12.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £65,000 £48,075
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -15.66%

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 1,300 1,340 1,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.51% 17.44% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,084 1,194 942
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,325 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% +5.71%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +6 11 £43,000 +22.86% 1
Salford -8 8 £37,500 -6.54%
Bury +1 5 - - 1
Rochdale - 3 £65,000 - 1
Oldham +32 2 £45,000 +31.39% 1
Wigan +4 1 £32,500 +3.17%
Cheadle - 1 £43,000 - 1
SharePoint
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 76 (62.81%) Microsoft
2 58 (47.93%) Office 365
3 48 (39.67%) C#
4 47 (38.84%) .NET
4 47 (38.84%) Windows
5 43 (35.54%) JavaScript
6 40 (33.06%) SQL
7 33 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 32 (26.45%) VMware
9 30 (24.79%) MVC
9 30 (24.79%) Microsoft Azure
10 28 (23.14%) Hyper-V
10 28 (23.14%) Active Directory
11 27 (22.31%) HTML
12 26 (21.49%) CSS
12 26 (21.49%) Web Services
12 26 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (21.49%) Windows Server
13 25 (20.66%) ASP.NET
14 24 (19.83%) ITIL
14 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (15.70%) CRM
16 18 (14.88%) LAN
16 18 (14.88%) WAN
16 18 (14.88%) Advertising
17 17 (14.05%) TCP/IP
18 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Office
19 15 (12.40%) Terminal Services
19 15 (12.40%) vSphere

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 (12.40%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 11 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 8 (6.61%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (5.79%) IIS
5 4 (3.31%) Confluence
5 4 (3.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.48%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.83%) CMS
8 1 (0.83%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.83%) Documentum
8 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.83%) FileNet
8 1 (0.83%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.31%) Carpe Diem
2 4 (3.31%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (3.31%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 58 (47.93%) Office 365
2 30 (24.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (10.74%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (8.26%) IaaS
4 10 (8.26%) OneDrive
5 8 (6.61%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (6.61%) SaaS
6 3 (2.48%) PaaS
6 3 (2.48%) Zapier
7 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.65%) Google App Engine
7 2 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.83%) G Suite
8 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.83%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.88%) LAN
1 18 (14.88%) WAN
2 17 (14.05%) TCP/IP
3 12 (9.92%) Firewall
4 11 (9.09%) DHCP
4 11 (9.09%) DNS
4 11 (9.09%) SAN
4 11 (9.09%) Skype
5 7 (5.79%) VPN
6 5 (4.13%) WLAN
7 3 (2.48%) MPLS
8 1 (0.83%) ADSL
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.83%) Internet
8 1 (0.83%) Intranet
8 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.83%) PBX
8 1 (0.83%) VLAN
8 1 (0.83%) VoIP
8 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.92%) Power BI
3 6 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.31%) Blockchain
4 4 (3.31%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.65%) Hazelcast
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.79%) JIRA
3 6 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.31%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.48%) gulp
6 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (14.88%) Advertising
2 10 (8.26%) Retail
3 9 (7.44%) Finance
4 6 (4.96%) Legal
5 5 (4.13%) Games
6 4 (3.31%) Front Office
6 4 (3.31%) Marketing
7 3 (2.48%) Law
8 2 (1.65%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.65%) German Language
9 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (28.93%) Developer
2 20 (16.53%) Senior Developer
3 18 (14.88%) Support Engineer
4 15 (12.40%) Applications Support
5 14 (11.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 14 (11.57%) IT Support
6 12 (9.92%) Analyst
7 11 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 10 (8.26%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) IT Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) IT Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) Applications Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (38.84%) .NET
2 27 (22.31%) HTML
3 26 (21.49%) CSS
3 26 (21.49%) Web Services
4 25 (20.66%) ASP.NET
5 13 (10.74%) .NET Framework
6 12 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (7.44%) JSON
7 9 (7.44%) XML
8 8 (6.61%) AngularJS
8 8 (6.61%) REST
9 6 (4.96%) jQuery
10 5 (4.13%) Entity Framework
11 4 (3.31%) ODBC
11 4 (3.31%) WCF
12 3 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (1.65%) Apache Flex
13 2 (1.65%) MDX
13 2 (1.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.26%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (6.61%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.79%) User Experience
4 6 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.31%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.65%) Clustering
6 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.65%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.65%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.84%) Windows
2 26 (21.49%) Windows Server
3 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.96%) Linux
6 5 (4.13%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.65%) Unix
8 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.79%) MVC
2 24 (19.83%) ITIL
3 19 (15.70%) CRM
4 14 (11.57%) Web Development
5 13 (10.74%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (9.92%) Change Management
6 12 (9.92%) Information Security
7 11 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.44%) Workflow
9 7 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.79%) Change Control
9 7 (5.79%) Coaching
9 7 (5.79%) Document Management
9 7 (5.79%) High Availability
9 7 (5.79%) Line Management
9 7 (5.79%) Trend Analysis
10 6 (4.96%) Application Packaging
10 6 (4.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (39.67%) C#
2 43 (35.54%) JavaScript
3 40 (33.06%) SQL
4 13 (10.74%) PowerShell
5 9 (7.44%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.61%) Python
7 6 (4.96%) Java
8 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.40%) Degree
3 13 (10.74%) MCSE
4 7 (5.79%) HNC
4 7 (5.79%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.13%) MCTS
5 5 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.31%) CISA
6 4 (3.31%) CISM
6 4 (3.31%) CISSP
6 4 (3.31%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (1.65%) CCNA
7 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.65%) HND
7 2 (1.65%) MCITP
7 2 (1.65%) MCSA
7 2 (1.65%) MOS
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.48%) PMO
3 2 (1.65%) QA
3 2 (1.65%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (23.14%) Active Directory
1 28 (23.14%) Hyper-V
2 26 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) Terminal Services
3 15 (12.40%) vSphere
4 13 (10.74%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (3.31%) Docker
5 4 (3.31%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (7.44%) SCCM
2 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (3.31%) Ansible
4 2 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.65%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.65%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 76 (62.81%) Microsoft
2 32 (26.45%) VMware
3 14 (11.57%) Cisco
4 8 (6.61%) Google
4 8 (6.61%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (6.61%) Sitecore
5 5 (4.13%) Tableau
6 4 (3.31%) Forcepoint
6 4 (3.31%) iManage
6 4 (3.31%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle
7 2 (1.65%) RedGate
7 2 (1.65%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.83%) ABBYY
8 1 (0.83%) BT
8 1 (0.83%) Kofax
8 1 (0.83%) NEC
8 1 (0.83%) Openreach
8 1 (0.83%) Remedy
8 1 (0.83%) Sophos