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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 98 98 118
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 32 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.64% 1.26% 1.04%
As % of the Applications category 10.26% 8.00% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 18
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £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
312 250 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.02% 15.76% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 279 201 278
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 - 8 £45,000 -
Warrington -19 7 £45,000 - 1
Chester - 5 £32,500 -
Crewe -6 3 £46,500 -28.46% 1
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (62.26%) PRINCE2
1 33 (62.26%) MS Excel
2 31 (58.49%) Project Management
3 23 (43.40%) Finance
4 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
5 18 (33.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (26.42%) PMI Certification
6 14 (26.42%) MS Office
6 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (26.42%) Portfolio Management
7 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (22.64%) MS Visio
8 11 (20.75%) Scrum
9 9 (16.98%) MS Project Server
10 8 (15.09%) Retail
10 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
10 8 (15.09%) Advertising
10 8 (15.09%) PMI
10 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
11 7 (13.21%) Project Planning
12 6 (11.32%) PMP
12 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
13 5 (9.43%) Change Management
13 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
13 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (7.55%) Coaching
14 4 (7.55%) Product Management
14 4 (7.55%) Resource Management
15 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
15 3 (5.66%) .NET

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (16.98%) MS Project Server
2 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (62.26%) MS Excel
2 14 (26.42%) MS Office
3 12 (22.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) SAN
1 2 (3.77%) DHCP
1 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.77%) DNS
1 2 (3.77%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Retail
2 8 (15.09%) Advertising
3 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Automotive
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Project Manager
2 10 (18.87%) Programme Manager
3 7 (13.21%) PMO Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Server Administrator
4 6 (11.32%) Project Administrator
4 6 (11.32%) Implementation Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Software Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Project Planner
5 4 (7.55%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (5.66%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Business Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Programme Office Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Development Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) Sass
2 2 (3.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) PMI
2 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) GIS
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) PRINCE2
2 31 (58.49%) Project Management
3 18 (33.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.42%) Portfolio Management
5 11 (20.75%) Scrum
6 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
7 7 (13.21%) Project Planning
8 5 (9.43%) Change Management
8 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.55%) Coaching
9 4 (7.55%) Product Management
9 4 (7.55%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.77%) Analytics
11 2 (3.77%) Line Management
11 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (3.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) PMI Certification
2 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (11.32%) PMP
4 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Fujitsu
3 2 (3.77%) Siebel
3 2 (3.77%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Crewe
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus +£4600 Cash/Car
Posted: 21 days ago