Period
to 22 June 2018

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 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 131 118
Rank change year-on-year -29 -13 -55
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 236 322 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.90% 2.50% 2.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.78% 14.22% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 193 278 248
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -7.41%
10th Percentile £23,783 £24,000 £25,350
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,700 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,003 2,264 1,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.17% 17.56% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,590 1,892 1,606
North West median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,700 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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 6 months to 22 June 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
Manchester -49 113 £39,000 -2.50% 24
Cheshire -4 68 £40,000 - 12
Merseyside +23 28 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Lancashire -6 20 £26,500 -11.67% 8
Cumbria -3 1 - -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North West region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 127 (53.81%) Microsoft
2 106 (44.92%) Office 365
3 81 (34.32%) Windows
4 67 (28.39%) C#
5 65 (27.54%) .NET
6 59 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 57 (24.15%) SQL
8 55 (23.31%) JavaScript
9 54 (22.88%) SQL Server
10 51 (21.61%) HTML
11 50 (21.19%) Active Directory
12 48 (20.34%) CSS
13 43 (18.22%) ITIL
14 42 (17.80%) Windows Server
15 38 (16.10%) Microsoft Office
15 38 (16.10%) VMware
16 34 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
16 34 (14.41%) Finance
16 34 (14.41%) Skype for Business
17 33 (13.98%) MVC
17 33 (13.98%) Problem-Solving
18 30 (12.71%) Windows Server 2012
18 30 (12.71%) Windows Server 2008
19 29 (12.29%) Skype
19 29 (12.29%) MS Exchange
20 28 (11.86%) SharePoint 2013
20 28 (11.86%) Degree
21 27 (11.44%) TCP/IP
21 27 (11.44%) Advertising
22 26 (11.02%) ASP.NET

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 34 (14.41%) Skype for Business
2 29 (12.29%) MS Exchange
3 28 (11.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (6.78%) Umbraco
6 15 (6.36%) SharePoint Server
7 14 (5.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (5.08%) Confluence
9 9 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (3.81%) IIS
10 3 (1.27%) CMS
10 3 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.27%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.85%) Moodle
12 1 (0.42%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.42%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 38 (16.10%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (8.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (5.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (3.39%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.54%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.85%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 106 (44.92%) Office 365
2 59 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.20%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (5.51%) OneDrive
5 10 (4.24%) IaaS
6 6 (2.54%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (2.12%) NuGet
7 5 (2.12%) SaaS
8 4 (1.69%) GitHub
8 4 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.69%) Zapier
9 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.27%) Slack
10 2 (0.85%) PaaS
11 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.42%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.29%) Skype
2 27 (11.44%) TCP/IP
3 25 (10.59%) Firewall
4 23 (9.75%) DNS
5 22 (9.32%) WAN
6 21 (8.90%) LAN
7 15 (6.36%) DHCP
7 15 (6.36%) SAN
8 13 (5.51%) VoIP
9 8 (3.39%) Internet
9 8 (3.39%) VLAN
10 6 (2.54%) VPN
11 5 (2.12%) IP Telephony
11 5 (2.12%) MPLS
11 5 (2.12%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.69%) iSCSI
12 4 (1.69%) Network Security
12 4 (1.69%) Wireshark
12 4 (1.69%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.63%) Power BI
3 8 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.54%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.85%) Hazelcast
6 2 (0.85%) OLAP
6 2 (0.85%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.51%) JIRA
3 12 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.81%) Bitbucket
5 7 (2.97%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.97%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (2.54%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.12%) Bower
7 5 (2.12%) CA Release Automation
7 5 (2.12%) SonarQube
7 5 (2.12%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.27%) gulp
General
1 34 (14.41%) Finance
2 27 (11.44%) Advertising
3 19 (8.05%) Retail
4 11 (4.66%) Law
5 9 (3.81%) Banking
5 9 (3.81%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.39%) Games
7 6 (2.54%) Legal
7 6 (2.54%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.12%) Marketing
9 3 (1.27%) Front Office
9 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.85%) Back Office
10 2 (0.85%) Billing
10 2 (0.85%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.85%) German Language
11 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 70 (29.66%) Developer
2 36 (15.25%) Analyst
3 24 (10.17%) IT Support
3 24 (10.17%) Support Engineer
4 23 (9.75%) SharePoint Developer
5 20 (8.47%) Senior Developer
6 17 (7.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 15 (6.36%) .NET Developer
8 14 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 13 (5.51%) IT Manager
10 12 (5.08%) Administrator
10 12 (5.08%) IT Engineer
11 11 (4.66%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (4.66%) Applications Support
11 11 (4.66%) IT Support Engineer
12 9 (3.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 9 (3.81%) IT Analyst
12 9 (3.81%) Service Analyst
13 8 (3.39%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (27.54%) .NET
2 51 (21.61%) HTML
3 48 (20.34%) CSS
4 26 (11.02%) ASP.NET
5 21 (8.90%) Web Services
6 14 (5.93%) XML
7 12 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (4.66%) HTML5
8 11 (4.66%) JSON
9 10 (4.24%) AngularJS
9 10 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (4.24%) jQuery
10 9 (3.81%) REST
11 7 (2.97%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.69%) 802.1X
12 4 (1.69%) React
12 4 (1.69%) WCF
13 3 (1.27%) LINQ
13 3 (1.27%) MDX
13 3 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.63%) Management Information System
2 13 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.51%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.81%) Driving Licence
3 9 (3.81%) User Experience
4 8 (3.39%) Smart Meter
5 6 (2.54%) NHS
6 5 (2.12%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.85%) Smart Energy
8 2 (0.85%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.42%) Fintech
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) Replication
9 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (34.32%) Windows
2 42 (17.80%) Windows Server
3 30 (12.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (12.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.51%) Linux
5 7 (2.97%) Windows 10
6 6 (2.54%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.12%) pSOS
8 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.27%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.85%) Unix
10 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.42%) Android
11 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (18.22%) ITIL
2 33 (13.98%) MVC
2 33 (13.98%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (10.59%) Service Management
4 24 (10.17%) Problem Management
5 22 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (9.32%) Incident Management
6 21 (8.90%) CRM
7 19 (8.05%) Change Management
8 18 (7.63%) Risk Management
9 17 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (7.20%) Project Management
9 17 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (7.20%) Web Development
10 16 (6.78%) Mentoring
11 15 (6.36%) Configuration Management
12 14 (5.93%) Coaching
12 14 (5.93%) Data Security
12 14 (5.93%) DevOps
12 14 (5.93%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 67 (28.39%) C#
2 57 (24.15%) SQL
3 55 (23.31%) JavaScript
4 18 (7.63%) PowerShell
5 17 (7.20%) Java
6 10 (4.24%) Python
7 8 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.27%) PHP
10 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.85%) C++
10 2 (0.85%) X++
11 1 (0.42%) VB
11 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (11.86%) Degree
3 20 (8.47%) MCSE
4 10 (4.24%) HNC
5 9 (3.81%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.12%) MCTS
8 3 (1.27%) CISA
8 3 (1.27%) CISM
8 3 (1.27%) CISSP
8 3 (1.27%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (1.27%) MCSA
9 2 (0.85%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.85%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.85%) HND
9 2 (0.85%) MOS
10 1 (0.42%) MCP
10 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.36%) PMO
2 13 (5.51%) Data Quality
3 12 (5.08%) SLA
4 5 (2.12%) GDPR
4 5 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.27%) QA
6 2 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (21.19%) Active Directory
2 25 (10.59%) Hyper-V
3 24 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (7.20%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (5.51%) vSphere
6 8 (3.39%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.12%) Docker
8 2 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (5.51%) SCCM
2 8 (3.39%) SCVMM
3 6 (2.54%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.69%) Ansible
5 2 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.85%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.42%) Rancher
6 1 (0.42%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.42%) vRealize
6 1 (0.42%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 127 (53.81%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.10%) VMware
3 16 (6.78%) Cisco
4 13 (5.51%) Remedy
5 11 (4.66%) Google
6 10 (4.24%) Sitecore
7 7 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.54%) Forcepoint
8 6 (2.54%) Tableau
9 4 (1.69%) Citrix
9 4 (1.69%) Juniper
9 4 (1.69%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.27%) RedGate
10 3 (1.27%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.85%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.85%) Nintex
11 2 (0.85%) Planview
11 2 (0.85%) Sage
11 2 (0.85%) WatchGuard