Period
to 23 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 117 96
Rank change year-on-year -20 -21 -36
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 171 179 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.18% 2.45% 2.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.72% 13.32% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 152 164 201
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £62,625 £48,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -3.23%

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 1459 1344 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.63% 18.36% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1260 1169 1039
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +5.13% +5.41%
10th Percentile £24,225 £23,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 23 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 +5 20 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Bolton 0 14 £32,500 -17.72%
Cheadle - 11 £43,000 -
Salford - 5 £37,500 - 2
Altrincham - 5 £40,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £34,150 - 1
Bury -5 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Oldham - 1 £55,000 - 1
SharePoint
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 93 (54.39%) Microsoft
2 58 (33.92%) Office 365
3 56 (32.75%) SQL Server
4 54 (31.58%) Windows
5 49 (28.65%) Active Directory
6 43 (25.15%) .NET
7 41 (23.98%) SQL
8 37 (21.64%) HTML
8 37 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (21.05%) Hyper-V
10 34 (19.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (19.88%) WAN
11 33 (19.30%) LAN
11 33 (19.30%) ITIL
11 33 (19.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 31 (18.13%) Microsoft Azure
12 31 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (17.54%) Cisco
13 30 (17.54%) VMware
14 29 (16.96%) DNS
15 28 (16.37%) C#
16 27 (15.79%) Web Services
16 27 (15.79%) JavaScript
16 27 (15.79%) SAN
16 27 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
17 26 (15.20%) TCP/IP
17 26 (15.20%) Finance
18 25 (14.62%) DHCP
18 25 (14.62%) PowerShell

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 33 (19.30%) SharePoint 2013
2 19 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 18 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (7.02%) IIS
5 11 (6.43%) EPiServer
5 11 (6.43%) Skype for Business
6 7 (4.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (4.09%) Drupal
6 7 (4.09%) OpenEdge
7 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.92%) SAS
8 5 (2.92%) Umbraco
9 4 (2.34%) CMS
9 4 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.75%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (7.02%) Photoshop
3 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (4.68%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (3.51%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.75%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 8 (4.68%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.75%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.58%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 58 (33.92%) Office 365
2 31 (18.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.34%) PaaS
4 4 (2.34%) SaaS
5 3 (1.75%) CodePlex
5 3 (1.75%) GitHub
5 3 (1.75%) IaaS
6 2 (1.17%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.58%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.58%) npm
7 1 (0.58%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.88%) WAN
2 33 (19.30%) LAN
3 29 (16.96%) DNS
4 27 (15.79%) SAN
5 26 (15.20%) TCP/IP
6 25 (14.62%) DHCP
7 18 (10.53%) Firewall
8 11 (6.43%) VoIP
9 9 (5.26%) Skype
9 9 (5.26%) VPN
9 9 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (4.68%) Intranet
11 7 (4.09%) VLAN
12 5 (2.92%) SSL
13 4 (2.34%) Extranet
14 3 (1.75%) LDAP
14 3 (1.75%) MPLS
14 3 (1.75%) WLAN
15 2 (1.17%) Network Security
15 2 (1.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (32.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (7.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.26%) Power BI
6 9 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.68%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (4.09%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.34%) Big Data
10 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.34%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.58%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (8.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.09%) Bitbucket
2 7 (4.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.09%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.34%) JIRA
4 3 (1.75%) Grunt
4 3 (1.75%) gulp
4 3 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.58%) CasperJS
5 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.58%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.58%) MorphX
5 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (15.20%) Finance
2 11 (6.43%) Advertising
3 8 (4.68%) Retail
4 7 (4.09%) Legal
5 5 (2.92%) Law
5 5 (2.92%) Marketing
6 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.75%) Back Office
7 3 (1.75%) Billing
8 2 (1.17%) Banking
8 2 (1.17%) Games
9 1 (0.58%) Front Office
9 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (24.56%) Developer
2 19 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 18 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 18 (10.53%) Development Manager
4 17 (9.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 16 (9.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 15 (8.77%) Analyst
7 12 (7.02%) .NET Development Manager
7 12 (7.02%) Administrator
8 10 (5.85%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.85%) Service Manager
8 10 (5.85%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (4.68%) Report Developer
9 8 (4.68%) SharePoint Administrator
9 8 (4.68%) SSRS Developer
10 7 (4.09%) Report Writer
10 7 (4.09%) SSRS Report Writer
10 7 (4.09%) Technical Leader
10 7 (4.09%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.15%) .NET
2 37 (21.64%) HTML
3 27 (15.79%) Web Services
4 22 (12.87%) CSS
4 22 (12.87%) jQuery
5 17 (9.94%) .NET Framework
5 17 (9.94%) ASP.NET
5 17 (9.94%) HTML5
6 14 (8.19%) AngularJS
6 14 (8.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (5.85%) CSS3
8 8 (4.68%) Entity Framework
8 8 (4.68%) Node.js
9 7 (4.09%) Ajax
9 7 (4.09%) Semantic HTML
10 5 (2.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.34%) ASP.NET Core
12 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (1.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.85%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.09%) Data Structures
4 7 (4.09%) Renewable Energy
4 7 (4.09%) User Experience
5 6 (3.51%) PMI
6 4 (2.34%) iPad
6 4 (2.34%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (1.75%) Clustering
7 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.75%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.17%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.17%) BYOD
8 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.17%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.17%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.17%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.58%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.58%) Windows
2 34 (19.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (12.87%) Windows Server
4 15 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.51%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.51%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.92%) Android
6 5 (2.92%) Linux
7 4 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.75%) Unix
9 2 (1.17%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (19.30%) ITIL
3 30 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (14.04%) MVC
4 24 (14.04%) Project Management
5 17 (9.94%) PRINCE2
6 13 (7.60%) Analytics
7 12 (7.02%) ETL
8 11 (6.43%) DevOps
8 11 (6.43%) Scrum
9 10 (5.85%) Risk Management
9 10 (5.85%) SDLC
9 10 (5.85%) Time Management
10 9 (5.26%) Change Control
11 8 (4.68%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.68%) Resource Allocation
11 8 (4.68%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (4.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 7 (4.09%) Mobile First
12 7 (4.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.98%) SQL
2 28 (16.37%) C#
3 27 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 25 (14.62%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.09%) Java
5 7 (4.09%) VB
6 6 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.92%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.34%) R
9 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.58%) Python
9 1 (0.58%) X++
Qualifications
1 31 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (12.28%) MCSE
3 15 (8.77%) Degree
4 14 (8.19%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (4.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (3.51%) PMI Certification
6 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (2.92%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 4 (2.34%) MCITP
9 3 (1.75%) CCNA
9 3 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.75%) MCP
9 3 (1.75%) MCSA
9 3 (1.75%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.75%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.58%) CISA
10 1 (0.58%) CISM
10 1 (0.58%) CISSP
10 1 (0.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.68%) SLA
3 4 (2.34%) HIPAA
3 4 (2.34%) QA
4 3 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.17%) GMP
6 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (28.65%) Active Directory
2 36 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 27 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (12.28%) Terminal Services
4 21 (12.28%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (9.36%) vSphere
6 2 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.75%) TeamSite
3 2 (1.17%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.58%) Ansible
4 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.58%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.58%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.58%) SCSM
Vendors
1 93 (54.39%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.54%) Cisco
2 30 (17.54%) VMware
3 12 (7.02%) Sitecore
4 11 (6.43%) Oracle
5 8 (4.68%) Citrix
6 7 (4.09%) Adobe
7 6 (3.51%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.51%) Wyse
8 5 (2.92%) Verint
9 4 (2.34%) Dell
9 4 (2.34%) Nintex
9 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.34%) Telerik
9 4 (2.34%) Teradata
10 3 (1.75%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.75%) BMC
10 3 (1.75%) Dynatrace
10 3 (1.75%) Remedy
10 3 (1.75%) ServiceNow