The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 95 96 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +26
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 31 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.58% 1.20% 0.82%
As % of the Applications category 10.30% 7.45% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 12
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
MS Project
North West

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

Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
301 255 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.37% 16.06% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 271 204 252
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MS Project
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Cheshire

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Cheshire

MS Project
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +12 8 £45,000 +2.85%
Warrington -12 7 £45,000 - 2
Chester - 5 £32,500 -
Crewe -7 3 £46,500 -28.46%
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 33 (64.71%) PRINCE2
2 30 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 30 (58.82%) Project Management
3 22 (43.14%) Finance
4 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
5 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (25.49%) PMI Certification
6 13 (25.49%) MS Office
6 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (25.49%) Portfolio Management
7 12 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (21.57%) MS Visio
9 10 (19.61%) Scrum
10 9 (17.65%) MS Project Server
11 7 (13.73%) Retail
11 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
11 7 (13.73%) Advertising
11 7 (13.73%) PMI
11 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
12 6 (11.76%) PMP
12 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
12 6 (11.76%) Project Planning
13 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (9.80%) Change Management
13 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
14 4 (7.84%) Coaching
14 4 (7.84%) Resource Management
14 4 (7.84%) Product Management
15 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
15 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (17.65%) MS Project Server
2 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 13 (25.49%) MS Office
3 11 (21.57%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) SAN
1 2 (3.92%) DHCP
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Retail
2 7 (13.73%) Advertising
3 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Automotive
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Project Manager
2 9 (17.65%) Programme Manager
3 7 (13.73%) PMO Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Project Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) Implementation Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) Server Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Software Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Business Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Programme Office Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Project Planner
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) PMI
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) GIS
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) PRINCE2
2 30 (58.82%) Project Management
3 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.49%) Portfolio Management
5 10 (19.61%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.76%) Project Planning
8 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (9.80%) Change Management
9 4 (7.84%) Coaching
9 4 (7.84%) Resource Management
9 4 (7.84%) Product Management
10 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
11 2 (3.92%) DSDM
11 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
11 2 (3.92%) Migration
11 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) Java
1 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) PMI Certification
2 12 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (11.76%) PMP
4 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Siebel
2 2 (3.92%) VMware
2 2 (3.92%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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