Period
to 1 March 2021

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 1 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
North West > Manchester
6 months to
1 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 130 120 188
Rank change year-on-year -10 +68 -28
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 56 105 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.61% 2.01% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.69% 14.91% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 69 104 77
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -6.98%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,088 £25,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £67,424 £76,250
North West median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year +12.00% -12.28% -0.58%

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 479 704 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.73% 13.51% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 404 566 799
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,900 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,683 £85,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +2.35%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Manchester

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Manchester.

Salary trend for SharePoint in Manchester

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in Manchester over the 6 months to 1 March 2021.

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 1 March 2021. 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 +27 4 £25,500 -40.35% 2
Oldham +4 3 £55,114 -
Wigan - 3 £50,000 - 2
Salford +17 2 £42,000 -6.67%
SharePoint
North West

For the 6 months to 1 March 2021, 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 37 (66.07%) Microsoft 365
2 34 (60.71%) Azure
3 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 22 (39.29%) Windows
5 18 (32.14%) Power Platform
6 17 (30.36%) Project Management
7 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
7 15 (26.79%) DNS
7 15 (26.79%) ITIL
7 15 (26.79%) VMware
8 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (21.43%) DHCP
10 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
10 11 (19.64%) SQL
10 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
11 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (17.86%) WAN
11 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
12 9 (16.07%) Migration
12 9 (16.07%) DevOps
13 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
13 8 (14.29%) Confluence
13 8 (14.29%) Finance
13 8 (14.29%) JIRA
13 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (14.29%) Citrix
14 7 (12.50%) SAN
14 7 (12.50%) LAN
14 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
14 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

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 8 (14.29%) Confluence
2 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (66.07%) Microsoft 365
2 34 (60.71%) Azure
3 18 (32.14%) Power Platform
4 7 (12.50%) IaaS
4 7 (12.50%) OneDrive
5 6 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (8.93%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (8.93%) PaaS
6 5 (8.93%) PowerApps
6 5 (8.93%) SaaS
7 3 (5.36%) AWS
7 3 (5.36%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (3.57%) Power Automate
9 1 (1.79%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) DNS
2 12 (21.43%) DHCP
3 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
4 10 (17.86%) WAN
5 7 (12.50%) LAN
5 7 (12.50%) SAN
5 7 (12.50%) Skype
6 5 (8.93%) Firewall
7 4 (7.14%) VLAN
7 4 (7.14%) VPN
8 3 (5.36%) MPLS
8 3 (5.36%) NAS
8 3 (5.36%) VoIP
9 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Power BI
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) Postman
2 2 (3.57%) Selenium
2 2 (3.57%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (1.79%) Balsamiq
3 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Housing Association
3 3 (5.36%) Law
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (16.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Architect
3 6 (10.71%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) IT Manager
3 6 (10.71%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Business Change Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Information Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Office 365 Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) CRM Developer
6 3 (5.36%) IT Support
6 3 (5.36%) Office 365 Specialist
6 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) HTML
3 2 (3.57%) COM
3 2 (3.57%) CSS
3 2 (3.57%) JSON
3 2 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (1.79%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.79%) REST
4 1 (1.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) e-Learning
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (1.79%) PlayStation
4 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.36%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.57%) Unix
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Project Management
2 15 (26.79%) ITIL
3 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (16.07%) DevOps
4 9 (16.07%) Migration
5 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.50%) Business Case
6 7 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (10.71%) Analytics
7 6 (10.71%) Matrix Management
7 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.71%) Project Delivery
8 5 (8.93%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (7.14%) CRM
9 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (7.14%) Information Architecture
9 4 (7.14%) Requirements Gathering
9 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.93%) Python
4 4 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) DataFlex
5 1 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) Ruby
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) PMO
2 2 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.57%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (3.57%) Docker
4 2 (3.57%) XenApp
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (5.36%) SCCM
2 3 (5.36%) Terraform
3 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) Citrix
4 5 (8.93%) Cisco
5 4 (7.14%) Nintex
5 4 (7.14%) OpenText
6 3 (5.36%) Veeam
7 2 (3.57%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.79%) Draytek
8 1 (1.79%) ESET
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle
8 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.79%) Sophos