Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 76 75
Rank change year-on-year +40 -1 -43
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 41 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.86% 1.63% 2.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.29% 11.03% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 19
Merseyside median annual salary £30,000 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.24% -14.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £20,250 £24,825 £23,750
90th Percentile £44,500 £79,750 £48,750
North West median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% +2.01%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 140 145 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 16.59% 14.78% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 112 91 142
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.73% +2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,250 £24,000 £25,550
90th Percentile £51,963 £58,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Merseyside

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint in Merseyside.

Salary trend for SharePoint in Merseyside

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in Merseyside

SharePoint
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Liverpool +27 27 £30,000 -35.14% 10
Bootle -5 6 £23,000 -
Birkenhead - 5 £32,500 - 2
St Helens - 1 £26,500 -
SharePoint
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 28 (68.29%) Windows
1 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
2 24 (58.54%) Windows Server
3 22 (53.66%) ITIL
4 21 (51.22%) Skype for Business
5 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
6 19 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (43.90%) Management Information System
8 17 (41.46%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (39.02%) Configuration Management
9 16 (39.02%) Incident Management
9 16 (39.02%) Statistics
9 16 (39.02%) Problem Management
10 14 (34.15%) Service Management
10 14 (34.15%) Data Quality
11 13 (31.71%) Remedy
12 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
13 10 (24.39%) VMware
13 10 (24.39%) Office 365
13 10 (24.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (21.95%) Firewall
14 9 (21.95%) SQL
15 8 (19.51%) SAN
15 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (19.51%) Driving Licence
15 8 (19.51%) Windows 10
16 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
16 7 (17.07%) Citrix
17 6 (14.63%) Internet

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 21 (51.22%) Skype for Business
2 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
3 19 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (24.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (12.20%) IIS
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (4.88%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Office 365
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) SAN
3 6 (14.63%) Internet
3 6 (14.63%) Skype
4 5 (12.20%) iSCSI
4 5 (12.20%) MPLS
4 5 (12.20%) NetScaler
4 5 (12.20%) VLAN
5 4 (9.76%) DNS
5 4 (9.76%) LAN
5 4 (9.76%) WAN
6 3 (7.32%) Intranet
6 3 (7.32%) NAS
6 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.44%) DHCP
7 1 (2.44%) PSTN
7 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) Power BI
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
1 4 (9.76%) Front Office
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 2 (4.88%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Service Desk Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Service Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (17.07%) Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (12.20%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) ICT Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Network Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.76%) Asset Management Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) ICT Support
7 4 (9.76%) ICT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
1 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Management Information System
2 8 (19.51%) Driving Licence
3 4 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (68.29%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Windows Server
3 8 (19.51%) Windows 10
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (39.02%) Configuration Management
3 16 (39.02%) Incident Management
3 16 (39.02%) Problem Management
3 16 (39.02%) Statistics
4 14 (34.15%) Service Management
5 6 (14.63%) Workflow
6 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
6 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (12.20%) Converged Infrastructure
6 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (12.20%) Storage Management
7 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
7 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (9.76%) Front End Development
7 4 (9.76%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.20%) VBScript
3 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
3 4 (9.76%) VB
3 4 (9.76%) VBA
4 2 (4.88%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) CCNA
2 3 (7.32%) CCNP
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) MCSA
2 3 (7.32%) MCSE
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 5 (12.20%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) FortiGate
2 5 (12.20%) SCOM
2 5 (12.20%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Remedy
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (24.39%) VMware
4 7 (17.07%) Citrix
5 6 (14.63%) Veeam
6 5 (12.20%) Avaya
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco
6 5 (12.20%) Dell
6 5 (12.20%) EMC
6 5 (12.20%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (12.20%) Nortel
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle
8 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.88%) Nintex