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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 97 94 116
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 30 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.57% 1.35% 0.91%
As % of the Applications category 9.77% 8.84% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 18
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,000 £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
307 249 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.07% 15.30% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 271 199 287
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £22,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Warrington -19 10 £45,000 -
Macclesfield - 6 £45,000 - 1
Crewe -4 3 £46,500 -28.46%
Chester - 2 £38,750 -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 34 (68.00%) MS Excel
2 29 (58.00%) Project Management
3 27 (54.00%) PRINCE2
4 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (36.00%) Finance
5 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (30.00%) PMI Certification
6 15 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
7 14 (28.00%) MS Office
8 12 (24.00%) MS Visio
9 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (20.00%) Scrum
10 10 (20.00%) Retail
11 9 (18.00%) Project Planning
11 9 (18.00%) MS Project Server
11 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
11 9 (18.00%) Advertising
11 9 (18.00%) PMI
12 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.00%) Change Management
12 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
12 6 (12.00%) PMP
12 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
13 5 (10.00%) .NET
13 5 (10.00%) Fujitsu
13 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 4 (8.00%) Product Management
14 4 (8.00%) Windows
14 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
15 3 (6.00%) Programme Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (18.00%) MS Project Server
2 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (68.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (28.00%) MS Office
3 12 (24.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) GPRS
1 2 (4.00%) UMTS
1 2 (4.00%) DHCP
1 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.00%) DNS
1 2 (4.00%) SAN
1 2 (4.00%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Retail
3 9 (18.00%) Advertising
4 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Automotive
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 7 (14.00%) Project Planner
3 7 (14.00%) PMO Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Server Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Project Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Change Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Programme Office Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.00%) SOAP
2 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) WinForms
2 2 (4.00%) WPF
2 2 (4.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.00%) REST
2 2 (4.00%) Sass
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (4.00%) ServiceStack
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) PMI
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows CE
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (4.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Phone 7
2 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Project Management
2 27 (54.00%) PRINCE2
3 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
5 10 (20.00%) Scrum
6 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
6 9 (18.00%) Project Planning
7 6 (12.00%) Change Management
8 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.00%) Product Management
9 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.00%) Migration
10 2 (4.00%) MVC
10 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.00%) MVVM
10 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.00%) Analytics
11 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) C#
2 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (12.00%) PMP
3 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Apple
3 2 (4.00%) Siebel
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) MKS
Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago