The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
England / North West
Rank 107 114 57
Rank change year-on-year +7 -57  
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 160 133 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.60% 2.34% 4.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.36% 13.22% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 147 118 221
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -13.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,837
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.39%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 978 1006 1127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.91% 17.70% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 831 816 907
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing SharePoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the North West

SharePoint
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SharePoint in the North West

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the North West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SharePoint in the North West

SharePoint
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +31 110 £40,000 +14.36% 15
Cheshire -19 21 £43,000 +10.96% 1
Lancashire +2 11 £24,500 -2.00% 2
Merseyside -13 10 £40,000 -5.88% 2
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 North West region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 164 (48.09%) Microsoft
2 124 (36.36%) Windows
3 95 (27.86%) MS Excel
4 92 (26.98%) .NET
5 91 (26.69%) SQL Server
6 89 (26.10%) SQL
7 83 (24.34%) MS Office
8 74 (21.70%) Active Directory
9 60 (17.60%) C#
10 59 (17.30%) Degree
11 57 (16.72%) ITIL
12 56 (16.42%) Windows Server
13 52 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
14 51 (14.96%) HTML
15 50 (14.66%) Office 365
16 49 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
17 48 (14.08%) VMware
17 48 (14.08%) ASP.NET
18 45 (13.20%) Analytical Skills
19 43 (12.61%) Windows 7
20 42 (12.32%) JavaScript
21 40 (11.73%) Finance
21 40 (11.73%) PowerShell
22 39 (11.44%) Windows 10
23 38 (11.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 38 (11.14%) SharePoint 2013
23 38 (11.14%) CRM
24 36 (10.56%) Citrix
24 36 (10.56%) MVC
25 34 (9.97%) CSS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 38 (11.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 30 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (8.50%) MS Exchange
3 29 (8.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 27 (7.92%) Skype for Business
5 18 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (4.40%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (3.23%) IIS
8 5 (1.47%) CMS
9 4 (1.17%) GroupWise
9 4 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.88%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.59%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.59%) WordPress
12 1 (0.29%) Drupal
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 95 (27.86%) MS Excel
2 83 (24.34%) MS Office
3 21 (6.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (5.28%) Acrobat
4 18 (5.28%) Camtasia
4 18 (5.28%) Snagit
5 6 (1.76%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (3.81%) SAP ERP
3 5 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.17%) Line 50
4 4 (1.17%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.59%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.29%) Magento
6 1 (0.29%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 50 (14.66%) Office 365
2 15 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.64%) IaaS
5 8 (2.35%) SaaS
6 7 (2.05%) PaaS
7 4 (1.17%) Basecamp
7 4 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.17%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.59%) GitHub
8 2 (0.59%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.45%) DNS
2 21 (6.16%) DHCP
3 16 (4.69%) WAN
4 15 (4.40%) LAN
5 14 (4.11%) Skype
6 12 (3.52%) VPN
7 11 (3.23%) VoIP
8 8 (2.35%) WLAN
9 6 (1.76%) VLAN
10 5 (1.47%) Firewall
10 5 (1.47%) Intranet
10 5 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.17%) LDAP
11 4 (1.17%) SAN
12 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
13 1 (0.29%) Extranet
13 1 (0.29%) Internet
13 1 (0.29%) SNMP
13 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (26.69%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (9.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.93%) Power BI
7 10 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.64%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.76%) MySQL
9 6 (1.76%) QlikView
10 5 (1.47%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.17%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (1.17%) BigQuery
11 4 (1.17%) Biml
12 3 (0.88%) Big Data
12 3 (0.88%) IDOL
12 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (0.59%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 52 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (4.69%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.76%) JIRA
4 5 (1.47%) Selenium
5 4 (1.17%) Bugzilla
5 4 (1.17%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.17%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.88%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.59%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (11.73%) Finance
2 19 (5.57%) Legal
3 18 (5.28%) French Language
3 18 (5.28%) German Language
3 18 (5.28%) Law
3 18 (5.28%) Retail
4 17 (4.99%) Banking
5 15 (4.40%) Games
6 10 (2.93%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.05%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.47%) Advertising
8 5 (1.47%) Back Office
9 4 (1.17%) Marketing
10 3 (0.88%) Automotive
11 2 (0.59%) Billing
11 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (25.51%) Developer
2 71 (20.82%) Analyst
3 43 (12.61%) IT Support
4 32 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 31 (9.09%) Trainer
6 28 (8.21%) Support Engineer
7 27 (7.92%) SharePoint Developer
8 26 (7.62%) .NET Developer
9 25 (7.33%) IT Trainer
10 19 (5.57%) IT Engineer
10 19 (5.57%) IT Manager
11 18 (5.28%) 3rd Line Support
11 18 (5.28%) IT Support Engineer
12 16 (4.69%) Graduate
12 16 (4.69%) IT Analyst
12 16 (4.69%) IT Support Analyst
13 15 (4.40%) Administrator
13 15 (4.40%) C# Developer
13 15 (4.40%) Software Developer
14 14 (4.11%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (26.98%) .NET
2 51 (14.96%) HTML
3 48 (14.08%) ASP.NET
4 34 (9.97%) CSS
5 33 (9.68%) jQuery
6 28 (8.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 27 (7.92%) HTML5
8 21 (6.16%) AngularJS
9 18 (5.28%) .NET Framework
10 15 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (4.40%) Entity Framework
10 15 (4.40%) Web Services
11 10 (2.93%) REST
12 6 (1.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (1.76%) React
13 5 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (1.47%) CSS3
14 4 (1.17%) Ajax
15 3 (0.88%) Lucene
15 3 (0.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.20%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.21%) FMCG
3 22 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 21 (6.16%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.40%) Data Centre
5 15 (4.40%) iPad
6 13 (3.81%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.05%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.76%) Mobile Computing
9 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.17%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.17%) EPoS
10 4 (1.17%) User Experience
10 4 (1.17%) Web 2.0
11 3 (0.88%) iSeries
11 3 (0.88%) Replication
11 3 (0.88%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.59%) Handset
12 2 (0.59%) iPhone
12 2 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 124 (36.36%) Windows
2 56 (16.42%) Windows Server
3 43 (12.61%) Windows 7
4 39 (11.44%) Windows 10
5 31 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (8.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (4.69%) Linux
8 13 (3.81%) Unix
8 13 (3.81%) Windows 8
9 12 (3.52%) Android
9 12 (3.52%) Apple iOS
10 11 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (2.05%) AIX
12 4 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.29%) HPUX
13 1 (0.29%) Solaris
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (16.72%) ITIL
2 49 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (11.14%) CRM
4 36 (10.56%) MVC
5 31 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 22 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 22 (6.45%) High Availability
7 20 (5.87%) IT Strategy
7 20 (5.87%) SDLC
8 19 (5.57%) BDD
9 18 (5.28%) Service Delivery
10 17 (4.99%) Migration
10 17 (4.99%) TDD
11 16 (4.69%) ERP
11 16 (4.69%) ITIL V3
12 15 (4.40%) Data Analysis
12 15 (4.40%) Project Management
13 14 (4.11%) Business Continuity
13 14 (4.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (26.10%) SQL
2 60 (17.60%) C#
3 42 (12.32%) JavaScript
4 40 (11.73%) PowerShell
5 26 (7.62%) T-SQL
6 21 (6.16%) VB.NET
7 18 (5.28%) Java
8 17 (4.99%) PHP
9 12 (3.52%) C++
10 5 (1.47%) VBA
11 2 (0.59%) Ruby
12 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (17.30%) Degree
2 25 (7.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (5.28%) MOS
4 15 (4.40%) ISEB
5 13 (3.81%) MCSA
6 5 (1.47%) MCSE
7 4 (1.17%) MCP
8 3 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.29%) CCNA
10 1 (0.29%) CISA
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.29%) CISSP
10 1 (0.29%) CRISC
10 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.29%) MCITP
10 1 (0.29%) MCTS
10 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.04%) SLA
2 12 (3.52%) QA
3 9 (2.64%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.17%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.88%) PMO
6 2 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.29%) BS25999
7 1 (0.29%) COBIT
7 1 (0.29%) COSO
7 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (21.70%) Active Directory
2 29 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (7.04%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.17%) NDS
4 4 (1.17%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 4 (1.17%) vSphere
4 4 (1.17%) XenApp
5 2 (0.59%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.29%) pfSense
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (2.93%) SCCM
2 6 (1.76%) AirWatch
3 5 (1.47%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.47%) HP SIM
3 5 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.47%) WSUS
4 4 (1.17%) HockeyApp
4 4 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.17%) PaperCut
5 2 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.29%) SCOM
6 1 (0.29%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.29%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.29%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 164 (48.09%) Microsoft
2 48 (14.08%) VMware
3 36 (10.56%) Citrix
4 29 (8.50%) SAP
5 24 (7.04%) Cisco
6 23 (6.74%) iManage
7 18 (5.28%) Adobe
8 14 (4.11%) Oracle
9 13 (3.81%) CA
10 10 (2.93%) HP
10 10 (2.93%) Sage
10 10 (2.93%) SolarWinds
11 9 (2.64%) Cognos
11 9 (2.64%) Hyperion
11 9 (2.64%) Sophos
11 9 (2.64%) Symantec
11 9 (2.64%) Twitter
12 8 (2.35%) Intel Security
12 8 (2.35%) Veeam
13 6 (1.76%) Sitecore
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oldham, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kendal, Cumbria
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West
QUANTICA
Salary: £46000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 23 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Bupa
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £32,004 - £36,001 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Pension & Holiday
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Ormskirk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago