Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 134 133
Rank change year-on-year -31 -1 -45
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 124 195 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.69% 2.39% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.94% 12.48% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 108 172 131
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £38,374 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.28% +9.64% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,175 £50,000
North West median annual salary £36,742 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.98% +5.33% -2.60%

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 1,248 1,562 1,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.04% 19.16% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 1,378 1,023
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £58,750
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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +7 12 £41,000 -4.65% 4
Salford -2 11 £24,000 -36.00% 3
Rochdale - 3 £65,000 - 1
Cheadle +2 2 £23,250 -55.71%
Bury 0 2 - - 1
Wigan - 2 £43,750 -
Oldham +11 1 £32,500 -27.78%
Sale - 1 £37,500 -
SharePoint
North West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 64 (51.61%) Windows
3 59 (47.58%) Office 365
4 44 (35.48%) Windows Server
4 44 (35.48%) SQL
5 42 (33.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 36 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (26.61%) .NET
8 32 (25.81%) Active Directory
9 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 31 (25.00%) VMware
10 30 (24.19%) JavaScript
11 28 (22.58%) HTML
12 27 (21.77%) CSS
13 25 (20.16%) ITIL
13 25 (20.16%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (19.35%) Skype
15 23 (18.55%) Skype for Business
15 23 (18.55%) C#
16 22 (17.74%) MS Exchange
16 22 (17.74%) Change Management
17 21 (16.94%) TCP/IP
17 21 (16.94%) DNS
18 19 (15.32%) Service Management
18 19 (15.32%) Firewall
18 19 (15.32%) SCCM
18 19 (15.32%) SharePoint 2013
19 18 (14.52%) Retail
19 18 (14.52%) DHCP

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 23 (18.55%) Skype for Business
2 22 (17.74%) MS Exchange
3 19 (15.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (12.10%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (8.87%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (6.45%) Umbraco
9 7 (5.65%) IIS
10 4 (3.23%) Confluence
11 2 (1.61%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.81%) CMS
12 1 (0.81%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.81%) Drupal
12 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (12.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.84%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (4.03%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 59 (47.58%) Office 365
2 42 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.68%) IaaS
4 11 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (4.84%) OneDrive
5 6 (4.84%) Zapier
6 4 (3.23%) SaaS
7 3 (2.42%) Slack
8 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.35%) Skype
2 21 (16.94%) DNS
2 21 (16.94%) TCP/IP
3 19 (15.32%) Firewall
4 18 (14.52%) DHCP
5 16 (12.90%) LAN
6 14 (11.29%) SAN
6 14 (11.29%) WAN
7 10 (8.06%) Intranet
8 8 (6.45%) VoIP
9 6 (4.84%) 802.11
9 6 (4.84%) Ethernet
9 6 (4.84%) IPsec
9 6 (4.84%) MPLS
9 6 (4.84%) Network Security
9 6 (4.84%) SNMP
9 6 (4.84%) SSL
9 6 (4.84%) VPN
9 6 (4.84%) Wireless
9 6 (4.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.84%) Blockchain
3 6 (4.84%) Power BI
4 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.81%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.65%) JIRA
3 4 (3.23%) gulp
3 4 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.61%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.81%) CasperJS
5 1 (0.81%) Grunt
5 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (14.52%) Retail
2 7 (5.65%) Finance
2 7 (5.65%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.23%) Publishing
4 3 (2.42%) Advertising
4 3 (2.42%) Front Office
4 3 (2.42%) Games
5 2 (1.61%) Back Office
5 2 (1.61%) Billing
5 2 (1.61%) Legal
5 2 (1.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (20.97%) Developer
2 20 (16.13%) Analyst
3 16 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 13 (10.48%) IT Support
5 12 (9.68%) Junior
6 11 (8.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (8.87%) Consultant
7 10 (8.06%) .NET Developer
8 9 (7.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Junior DevOps
9 8 (6.45%) Junior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Administrator
10 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.65%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.65%) IT Manager
10 7 (5.65%) Service Manager
10 7 (5.65%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.61%) .NET
2 28 (22.58%) HTML
3 27 (21.77%) CSS
4 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 15 (12.10%) Web Services
6 10 (8.06%) XML
7 9 (7.26%) JSON
8 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.45%) HTML5
9 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (5.65%) jQuery
9 7 (5.65%) REST
10 6 (4.84%) 802.1X
11 5 (4.03%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.23%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.23%) Ajax
12 4 (3.23%) WCF
13 3 (2.42%) WPF
14 2 (1.61%) HTML5 Canvas
15 1 (0.81%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (3.23%) User Experience
2 4 (3.23%) Xbox
3 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.61%) VLE
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 64 (51.61%) Windows
2 44 (35.48%) Windows Server
3 42 (33.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (10.48%) Windows 10
6 12 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.42%) Linux
8 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.61%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.81%) Unix
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.16%) ITIL
2 22 (17.74%) Change Management
3 19 (15.32%) Service Management
4 17 (13.71%) CRM
4 17 (13.71%) MVC
4 17 (13.71%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 16 (12.90%) Problem Management
6 13 (10.48%) DevOps
6 13 (10.48%) Line Management
7 12 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (8.87%) ITIL V3
8 11 (8.87%) ITSM
9 9 (7.26%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.45%) Coaching
10 8 (6.45%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (35.48%) SQL
2 30 (24.19%) JavaScript
3 23 (18.55%) C#
4 9 (7.26%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.26%) VB.NET
5 6 (4.84%) Python
6 3 (2.42%) Java
6 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.61%) C
8 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.81%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (20.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.87%) HNC
3 10 (8.06%) MCSE
4 9 (7.26%) Degree
5 8 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.03%) MCTS
7 3 (2.42%) CISA
7 3 (2.42%) CISM
7 3 (2.42%) CISSP
7 3 (2.42%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.42%) MCSA
8 2 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.61%) PMP
8 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.81%) HND
9 1 (0.81%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) SLA
2 7 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.03%) GDPR
4 4 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (3.23%) PMO
5 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 32 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.71%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 16 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (9.68%) vSphere
5 7 (5.65%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.61%) Docker
6 2 (1.61%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (15.32%) SCCM
2 10 (8.06%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.42%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.61%) Ansible
4 2 (1.61%) vRealize
4 2 (1.61%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.81%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.81%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 72 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 31 (25.00%) VMware
3 13 (10.48%) Cisco
4 9 (7.26%) Nintex
5 7 (5.65%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (5.65%) Sitecore
6 6 (4.84%) Google
6 6 (4.84%) Juniper
6 6 (4.84%) Nimble Storage
6 6 (4.84%) Tableau
7 4 (3.23%) Citrix
8 3 (2.42%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.61%) Veeam
10 1 (0.81%) Adobe
10 1 (0.81%) BMC
10 1 (0.81%) ConnectWise
10 1 (0.81%) HP
10 1 (0.81%) Remedy
10 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds