The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 114 110 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 22 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.10% 1.26% 2.46%
As % of the Applications category 10.23% 7.43% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 30
Average salary £41,250 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £80,000 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
South West

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

Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
215 323 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.78% 16.91% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 169 244 205
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS Project
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Bristol

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Bristol

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 39 (76.47%) Project Management
2 35 (68.63%) PRINCE2
3 33 (64.71%) Finance
4 19 (37.25%) MS Office
4 19 (37.25%) Line Management
5 18 (35.29%) PMI
5 18 (35.29%) PMI Certification
5 18 (35.29%) APMP
6 17 (33.33%) PMP
6 17 (33.33%) Change Management
7 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
8 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
8 14 (27.45%) Legal
9 13 (25.49%) Supply Chain Management
10 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
11 6 (11.76%) ITIL
12 5 (9.80%) Windows
12 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
12 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
12 5 (9.80%) Earned Value Management
13 4 (7.84%) SQL
13 4 (7.84%) MySQL
13 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
13 4 (7.84%) OLAP
13 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
13 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
13 4 (7.84%) ETL
13 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (7.84%) Banking

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) MS Project Server
2 2 (3.92%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Office
2 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) MySQL
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.84%) OLAP
1 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
General
1 33 (64.71%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Legal
3 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.84%) Banking
5 3 (5.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (9.80%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (7.84%) PMO Manager
4 2 (3.92%) PMO Administrator
4 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Data Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Business Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Project Controller
4 2 (3.92%) Junior
4 2 (3.92%) Administrator
4 2 (3.92%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Head of Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (1.96%) PMO Lead
5 1 (1.96%) Coordinator
5 1 (1.96%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (1.96%) Project Planner
5 1 (1.96%) Analyst
5 1 (1.96%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (1.96%) Programme Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (76.47%) Project Management
2 35 (68.63%) PRINCE2
3 19 (37.25%) Line Management
4 17 (33.33%) Change Management
5 13 (25.49%) Supply Chain Management
6 6 (11.76%) ITIL
7 5 (9.80%) Earned Value Management
8 4 (7.84%) Change Control
8 4 (7.84%) Financial Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.84%) ETL
8 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.92%) ERP
10 2 (3.92%) Service Management
10 2 (3.92%) People Management
11 1 (1.96%) DFSS
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) PMI Certification
1 18 (35.29%) APMP
2 17 (33.33%) PMP
3 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Citrix
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Cognos
2 2 (3.92%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) Primavera