The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 236 210 214
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 75 103 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.99% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 4.80% 7.15% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 64 89 79
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
London

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

Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1563 1440 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.02% 13.86% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1243 1267
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MS Project
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MS Project Salary Trend in the City of London

MS Project
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in the City of London

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 121 (65.05%) Project Management
2 99 (53.23%) Finance
3 93 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 92 (49.46%) PRINCE2
5 68 (36.56%) MS Office
6 63 (33.87%) Microsoft
7 43 (23.12%) MS Visio
8 39 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 31 (16.67%) Degree
10 29 (15.59%) ITIL
11 28 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (12.90%) E-Commerce
13 21 (11.29%) Business Analysis
14 20 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
14 20 (10.75%) Risk Management
14 20 (10.75%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (10.75%) Change Control
15 19 (10.22%) Coaching
15 19 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (10.22%) PMI Certification
15 19 (10.22%) Project Planning
16 18 (9.68%) Change Management
17 16 (8.60%) SQL Server
17 16 (8.60%) Java
17 16 (8.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 15 (8.06%) People Management
18 15 (8.06%) Mentoring
18 15 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 15 (8.06%) PMP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 31 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.06%) MS Project Server
3 6 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.61%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.08%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.08%) Lync
6 2 (1.08%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.54%) CMS
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 93 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 68 (36.56%) MS Office
3 43 (23.12%) MS Visio
4 20 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (4.30%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.61%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.54%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.08%) Retail-J
3 2 (1.08%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.08%) Sage 1000
3 2 (1.08%) Endur
3 2 (1.08%) Findur
3 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.15%) Office 365
2 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.54%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.23%) LAN
2 5 (2.69%) WAN
3 4 (2.15%) Extranet
4 3 (1.61%) Wireless
4 3 (1.61%) IMAP
4 3 (1.61%) VPN
4 3 (1.61%) SSL
4 3 (1.61%) DMZ
4 3 (1.61%) Intranet
4 3 (1.61%) Internet
5 2 (1.08%) VoIP
5 2 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.08%) ISDN
5 2 (1.08%) DSL
5 2 (1.08%) Firewall
6 1 (0.54%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.54%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) JIRA
2 4 (2.15%) Hudson
3 3 (1.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.54%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.54%) Rational Robot
5 1 (0.54%) JUnit
5 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.54%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
General
1 99 (53.23%) Finance
2 15 (8.06%) Retail
3 13 (6.99%) Legal
4 12 (6.45%) Law
5 11 (5.91%) Marketing
6 8 (4.30%) Banking
7 7 (3.76%) Advertising
7 7 (3.76%) Publishing
7 7 (3.76%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.69%) Back Office
9 4 (2.15%) Billing
9 4 (2.15%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.61%) German Language
10 3 (1.61%) Front Office
11 2 (1.08%) Dutch Language
11 2 (1.08%) French Language
12 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (39.78%) Project Manager
2 33 (17.74%) Analyst
3 25 (13.44%) Business Analyst
4 14 (7.53%) Consultant
4 14 (7.53%) Senior Manager
5 13 (6.99%) Senior Project Manager
5 13 (6.99%) PMO Manager
6 11 (5.91%) Programme Manager
7 10 (5.38%) Business Manager
8 9 (4.84%) Release Manager
9 8 (4.30%) Business Project Manager
10 7 (3.76%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (3.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 7 (3.76%) Service Manager
11 6 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
11 6 (3.23%) Team Leader
12 5 (2.69%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (2.69%) Senior Business Analyst
12 5 (2.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 4 (2.15%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.84%) .NET
2 5 (2.69%) HTML
3 4 (2.15%) Velocity
3 4 (2.15%) XML
4 3 (1.61%) CSS
4 3 (1.61%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.08%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.54%) OAuth
6 1 (0.54%) OpenID
6 1 (0.54%) SOAP
6 1 (0.54%) Web Services
6 1 (0.54%) J2ME
6 1 (0.54%) SAML
6 1 (0.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.30%) PMI
4 6 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.69%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.15%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.15%) Wiki
6 4 (2.15%) Clustering
6 4 (2.15%) Derivative
7 3 (1.61%) Social Media
7 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.08%) SecurID
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.08%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.08%) User Experience
8 2 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.54%) iDTV
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.91%) UNIX
2 9 (4.84%) Windows
3 8 (4.30%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.69%) Solaris
4 5 (2.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (65.05%) Project Management
2 92 (49.46%) PRINCE2
3 39 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (15.59%) ITIL
5 28 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 21 (11.29%) Business Analysis
8 20 (10.75%) Risk Management
8 20 (10.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (10.75%) Change Control
9 19 (10.22%) Coaching
9 19 (10.22%) Project Planning
10 18 (9.68%) Change Management
11 15 (8.06%) Configuration Management
11 15 (8.06%) People Management
11 15 (8.06%) Mentoring
12 14 (7.53%) Scrum
12 14 (7.53%) Service Management
13 12 (6.45%) CRM
13 12 (6.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.60%) Java
2 11 (5.91%) C
3 9 (4.84%) SQL
4 4 (2.15%) C#
5 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.54%) VBA
5 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.54%) Ruby
5 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (16.67%) Degree
2 19 (10.22%) PMI Certification
3 16 (8.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 15 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 15 (8.06%) PMP
5 6 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.69%) ISEB
6 5 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.15%) HND
7 4 (2.15%) MCSE
7 4 (2.15%) APMP
8 3 (1.61%) CCNA
9 2 (1.08%) CCSP
9 2 (1.08%) CCNP
9 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.54%) MBA
10 1 (0.54%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.84%) QA
2 8 (4.30%) SLA
3 5 (2.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.69%) Basel II
3 5 (2.69%) Solvency II
4 4 (2.15%) EMIR
5 3 (1.61%) FATCA
5 3 (1.61%) ISO 9000
6 2 (1.08%) AIFMD
6 2 (1.08%) UCITS
6 2 (1.08%) MiFID
7 1 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 63 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.23%) SAP
3 4 (2.15%) Cisco
3 4 (2.15%) ATG
3 4 (2.15%) Oracle
3 4 (2.15%) hybris
3 4 (2.15%) Demandware
4 3 (1.61%) Nintex
4 3 (1.61%) Sage
4 3 (1.61%) HP
4 3 (1.61%) Interwoven
5 2 (1.08%) Juniper
5 2 (1.08%) Lotus
5 2 (1.08%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.08%) Remedy
5 2 (1.08%) Blue Coat
5 2 (1.08%) Proofpoint
5 2 (1.08%) Infor
6 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.54%) ExactTarget
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