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

Microsoft SharePoint
England / North West
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 112 56
Rank change year-on-year -11 -56  
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 151 126 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.35% 2.23% 4.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.57% 13.33% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 133 110 203
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £52,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 1113 945 1183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 17.31% 16.69% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 940 781 918
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +28 112 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Cheshire -19 25 £38,500 -4.64% 5
Lancashire -4 7 £24,500 -2.00% 3
Merseyside -24 7 £38,000 -10.58% 3
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 150 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 99 (31.94%) Windows
3 86 (27.74%) .NET
4 84 (27.10%) SQL
5 79 (25.48%) SQL Server
6 76 (24.52%) Microsoft Office
7 60 (19.35%) Active Directory
8 54 (17.42%) ITIL
8 54 (17.42%) C#
9 50 (16.13%) Degree
10 49 (15.81%) HTML
11 48 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (14.84%) Office 365
13 45 (14.52%) Citrix
13 45 (14.52%) Windows Server
14 44 (14.19%) ASP.NET
15 41 (13.23%) CRM
15 41 (13.23%) VMware
16 40 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
17 39 (12.58%) SAP
17 39 (12.58%) JavaScript
18 38 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
19 34 (10.97%) MVC
20 33 (10.65%) Finance
21 32 (10.32%) Windows 7
22 31 (10.00%) Waterfall
22 31 (10.00%) FMCG
22 31 (10.00%) PowerShell
23 30 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
23 30 (9.68%) CSS

SharePoint
Co-occurring 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 28 (9.03%) SharePoint 2013
2 25 (8.06%) MS Exchange
3 23 (7.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 22 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (6.77%) Skype for Business
6 15 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (3.23%) IIS
8 9 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (2.26%) CMS
10 6 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.61%) Umbraco
12 4 (1.29%) EPiServer
12 4 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.97%) GroupWise
14 2 (0.65%) OpenEdge
14 2 (0.65%) WordPress
15 1 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 76 (24.52%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (5.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (3.23%) Acrobat
4 10 (3.23%) Camtasia
4 10 (3.23%) Snagit
5 7 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.65%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (4.19%) SAP ERP
3 8 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.97%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.32%) Magento
6 1 (0.32%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 46 (14.84%) Office 365
2 12 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.23%) IaaS
4 9 (2.90%) SaaS
5 7 (2.26%) PaaS
6 5 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.97%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.97%) GitHub
8 2 (0.65%) Yammer
9 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.48%) DNS
2 16 (5.16%) DHCP
3 15 (4.84%) WAN
4 14 (4.52%) LAN
5 13 (4.19%) VPN
6 12 (3.87%) Skype
7 11 (3.55%) VoIP
8 8 (2.58%) SAN
8 8 (2.58%) WLAN
9 7 (2.26%) Firewall
10 6 (1.94%) VLAN
11 5 (1.61%) Intranet
12 4 (1.29%) LDAP
12 4 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
14 2 (0.65%) Wireless
15 1 (0.32%) Internet
15 1 (0.32%) Network Security
15 1 (0.32%) SNMP
15 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (25.48%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (7.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (4.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (1.94%) Power BI
7 5 (1.61%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.29%) IDOL
8 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.65%) MySQL
10 2 (0.65%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 40 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (5.16%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.61%) JIRA
3 5 (1.61%) Selenium
4 3 (0.97%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.97%) Bugzilla
4 3 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.65%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 33 (10.65%) Finance
2 20 (6.45%) Legal
3 18 (5.81%) Law
4 17 (5.48%) Banking
4 17 (5.48%) Retail
5 15 (4.84%) Games
6 10 (3.23%) French Language
6 10 (3.23%) German Language
7 9 (2.90%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.26%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.61%) Back Office
10 4 (1.29%) Advertising
10 4 (1.29%) Automotive
10 4 (1.29%) Marketing
10 4 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (26.45%) Developer
2 63 (20.32%) Analyst
3 32 (10.32%) IT Support
4 25 (8.06%) SharePoint Developer
4 25 (8.06%) Support Engineer
5 24 (7.74%) Support Analyst
6 23 (7.42%) .NET Developer
6 23 (7.42%) IT Trainer
6 23 (7.42%) Trainer
7 21 (6.77%) IT Manager
8 17 (5.48%) Graduate
9 16 (5.16%) IT Engineer
10 15 (4.84%) IT Support Engineer
10 15 (4.84%) Software Developer
11 14 (4.52%) IT Operations Manager
11 14 (4.52%) Operations Manager
12 13 (4.19%) Business Analyst
12 13 (4.19%) C# Developer
12 13 (4.19%) ERP Trainer
12 13 (4.19%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (27.74%) .NET
2 49 (15.81%) HTML
3 44 (14.19%) ASP.NET
4 30 (9.68%) CSS
5 26 (8.39%) jQuery
6 25 (8.06%) HTML5
6 25 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (7.10%) AngularJS
8 17 (5.48%) .NET Framework
9 14 (4.52%) Entity Framework
10 12 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (3.55%) Web Services
12 8 (2.58%) React
13 7 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (2.26%) CSS3
14 6 (1.94%) REST
15 4 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 3 (0.97%) Lucene
16 3 (0.97%) PhoneGap
16 3 (0.97%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (10.00%) FMCG
3 21 (6.77%) Mobile App
4 20 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (5.48%) iPad
6 15 (4.84%) Data Centre
7 12 (3.87%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.94%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (1.29%) EPoS
10 4 (1.29%) User Experience
10 4 (1.29%) Web 2.0
11 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.97%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.65%) Handset
12 2 (0.65%) iSeries
12 2 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 99 (31.94%) Windows
2 45 (14.52%) Windows Server
3 32 (10.32%) Windows 7
4 29 (9.35%) Windows 10
5 27 (8.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (4.84%) Linux
8 12 (3.87%) Unix
8 12 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.26%) AIX
10 6 (1.94%) Android
10 6 (1.94%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.29%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.32%) HPUX
12 1 (0.32%) Solaris
12 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (17.42%) ITIL
2 48 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (13.23%) CRM
4 34 (10.97%) MVC
5 31 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 21 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (6.77%) High Availability
6 21 (6.77%) Migration
6 21 (6.77%) SDLC
7 19 (6.13%) IT Strategy
8 17 (5.48%) BDD
9 16 (5.16%) Change Management
10 15 (4.84%) ERP
10 15 (4.84%) ITIL V3
11 13 (4.19%) Business Continuity
11 13 (4.19%) Data Management
11 13 (4.19%) Data Protection
11 13 (4.19%) Process Management
11 13 (4.19%) TDD
12 12 (3.87%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 84 (27.10%) SQL
2 54 (17.42%) C#
3 39 (12.58%) JavaScript
4 31 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 24 (7.74%) T-SQL
6 18 (5.81%) Java
7 16 (5.16%) PHP
8 12 (3.87%) C++
9 11 (3.55%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.65%) VB
10 2 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (16.13%) Degree
2 29 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.19%) ISEB
3 13 (4.19%) MCSA
4 10 (3.23%) MOS
5 6 (1.94%) MCP
5 6 (1.94%) MCSE
6 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 2 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.32%) CISA
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.32%) CISM
7 1 (0.32%) CISSP
7 1 (0.32%) CRISC
7 1 (0.32%) MCTS
7 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.13%) SLA
2 12 (3.87%) QA
3 9 (2.90%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.61%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.29%) PMO
6 2 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.32%) BS25999
7 1 (0.32%) COBIT
7 1 (0.32%) COSO
7 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.94%) vSphere
5 4 (1.29%) XenApp
6 3 (0.97%) NDS
6 3 (0.97%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.65%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.32%) pfSense
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (3.23%) SCCM
2 6 (1.94%) AirWatch
2 6 (1.94%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.61%) HP SIM
3 5 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.61%) WSUS
4 4 (1.29%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.97%) HockeyApp
5 3 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.65%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.32%) SCOM
7 1 (0.32%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.32%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.32%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 150 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.52%) Citrix
3 41 (13.23%) VMware
4 39 (12.58%) SAP
5 28 (9.03%) Cisco
6 17 (5.48%) iManage
7 13 (4.19%) CA
8 12 (3.87%) HP
8 12 (3.87%) Oracle
8 12 (3.87%) SolarWinds
9 10 (3.23%) Adobe
10 9 (2.90%) Symantec
11 8 (2.58%) Sitecore
11 8 (2.58%) Veeam
12 6 (1.94%) Avaya
12 6 (1.94%) Dell
12 6 (1.94%) Intel Security
12 6 (1.94%) Sophos
13 5 (1.61%) Cognos
13 5 (1.61%) Hyperion
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