The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 42 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% 1.16% 0.52%
As % of the Applications category 2.70% 8.57% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.45% 13.57% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 12
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +63.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,550 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £35,050 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Project
Cheshire

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MS Project
Salary Trend in Chester

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Chester

MS Project
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware