The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 52 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.35% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Applications category 1.59% 1.22% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MS Project
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Applications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
63 82 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.34% 28.77% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 53 74 71
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

MS Project
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Bedford region.

MS Project Salary Trend in Bedford

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) FalconStor
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault