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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 227 224 208
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 84 93 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 0.90% 0.98%
As % of the Applications category 5.48% 6.44% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 74 82 81
Average salary £57,500 £49,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.16% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £28,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,750 £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
1532 1443 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.88% 13.92% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1250 1295
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 119 (63.30%) Project Management
2 105 (55.85%) Finance
3 96 (51.06%) MS Excel
4 94 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 69 (36.70%) Microsoft
6 65 (34.57%) MS Office
7 50 (26.60%) MS Visio
8 42 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (21.28%) SharePoint
10 32 (17.02%) Degree
11 27 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (13.83%) Risk Management
12 26 (13.83%) ITIL
13 21 (11.17%) E-Commerce
13 21 (11.17%) PMI Certification
14 20 (10.64%) Project Planning
14 20 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (10.11%) Change Control
15 19 (10.11%) People Management
15 19 (10.11%) Business Analysis
15 19 (10.11%) MS PowerPoint
16 18 (9.57%) MS Project Server
16 18 (9.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 18 (9.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 18 (9.57%) PMP
17 17 (9.04%) Quality Management
18 16 (8.51%) SQL Server
18 16 (8.51%) Java
19 15 (7.98%) Configuration Management
19 15 (7.98%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (21.28%) SharePoint
2 18 (9.57%) MS Project Server
3 6 (3.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.06%) Lync
5 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.06%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.53%) Confluence
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 96 (51.06%) MS Excel
2 65 (34.57%) MS Office
3 50 (26.60%) MS Visio
4 19 (10.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.60%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.53%) SPSS
7 1 (0.53%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.13%) SAP Business One
2 4 (2.13%) Sage 1000
3 3 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.06%) Retail-J
4 2 (1.06%) Endur
4 2 (1.06%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.13%) Office 365
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.06%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.19%) LAN
2 5 (2.66%) WAN
3 4 (2.13%) Extranet
4 3 (1.60%) Wireless
4 3 (1.60%) Intranet
4 3 (1.60%) Internet
4 3 (1.60%) VPN
4 3 (1.60%) SSL
4 3 (1.60%) IMAP
5 2 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.06%) ISDN
5 2 (1.06%) VoIP
5 2 (1.06%) DSL
5 2 (1.06%) Firewall
6 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.85%) JIRA
2 4 (2.13%) Hudson
3 3 (1.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.53%) Rational Robot
5 1 (0.53%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.53%) JUnit
5 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.53%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 105 (55.85%) Finance
2 15 (7.98%) Retail
3 9 (4.79%) Advertising
3 9 (4.79%) Banking
3 9 (4.79%) Marketing
4 8 (4.26%) Law
5 7 (3.72%) Legal
5 7 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.19%) Publishing
7 5 (2.66%) Front Office
7 5 (2.66%) Back Office
8 4 (2.13%) Billing
8 4 (2.13%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.60%) German Language
10 2 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.06%) Arabic Language
10 2 (1.06%) Dutch Language
10 2 (1.06%) French Language
10 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 72 (38.30%) Project Manager
2 33 (17.55%) Analyst
3 24 (12.77%) Business Analyst
4 14 (7.45%) Consultant
4 14 (7.45%) Senior Manager
5 13 (6.91%) Senior Project Manager
5 13 (6.91%) PMO Manager
6 11 (5.85%) Programme Manager
7 9 (4.79%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (4.79%) Release Manager
7 9 (4.79%) Service Manager
7 9 (4.79%) Business Manager
7 9 (4.79%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 7 (3.72%) Transition Manager
8 7 (3.72%) Team Leader
9 5 (2.66%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (2.66%) Junior
9 5 (2.66%) Business Analyst Team Leader
9 5 (2.66%) PMO Analyst
10 4 (2.13%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.26%) .NET
2 5 (2.66%) HTML
2 5 (2.66%) XML
3 4 (2.13%) Velocity
4 3 (1.60%) CSS
4 3 (1.60%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.53%) SAML
6 1 (0.53%) SOAP
6 1 (0.53%) STL
6 1 (0.53%) Web Services
6 1 (0.53%) J2ME
6 1 (0.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.53%) OAuth
6 1 (0.53%) OpenID
6 1 (0.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.85%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.79%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.72%) PMI
5 5 (2.66%) Derivative
5 5 (2.66%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.13%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.13%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.13%) Clustering
6 4 (2.13%) Wiki
7 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.60%) Social Media
8 2 (1.06%) User Experience
8 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.06%) SecurID
8 2 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.53%) Replication
9 1 (0.53%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.85%) UNIX
2 6 (3.19%) Windows
3 5 (2.66%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.13%) Solaris
4 4 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (63.30%) Project Management
2 94 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 42 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (13.83%) Risk Management
5 26 (13.83%) ITIL
6 21 (11.17%) E-Commerce
7 20 (10.64%) Project Planning
7 20 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (10.11%) Change Control
8 19 (10.11%) People Management
8 19 (10.11%) Business Analysis
9 17 (9.04%) Quality Management
10 15 (7.98%) Configuration Management
10 15 (7.98%) PRINCE
10 15 (7.98%) Line Management
11 14 (7.45%) Scrum
12 13 (6.91%) Coaching
12 13 (6.91%) Waterfall
13 12 (6.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.51%) Java
2 14 (7.45%) C
3 10 (5.32%) SQL
4 5 (2.66%) C#
5 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.53%) C++
5 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.53%) VBA
5 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (17.02%) Degree
2 21 (11.17%) PMI Certification
3 18 (9.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 18 (9.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (9.57%) PMP
4 8 (4.26%) ISEB
5 6 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.19%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.66%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (2.66%) APMP
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.06%) CCSP
7 2 (1.06%) CCNP
7 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.53%) CISA
8 1 (0.53%) MCSE
8 1 (0.53%) HND
8 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 11 (5.85%) QA
2 10 (5.32%) SLA
3 8 (4.26%) Solvency II
3 8 (4.26%) Basel II
4 4 (2.13%) EMIR
5 3 (1.60%) COBIT
5 3 (1.60%) FATCA
6 2 (1.06%) AIFMD
6 2 (1.06%) UCITS
6 2 (1.06%) MiFID
7 1 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 69 (36.70%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.79%) SAP
3 5 (2.66%) Oracle
3 5 (2.66%) HP
4 4 (2.13%) Demandware
4 4 (2.13%) hybris
4 4 (2.13%) Infor
4 4 (2.13%) Cisco
4 4 (2.13%) Remedy
4 4 (2.13%) Sage
4 4 (2.13%) ATG
5 3 (1.60%) Nintex
6 2 (1.06%) Proofpoint
6 2 (1.06%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.06%) Juniper
6 2 (1.06%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.53%) Kofax
7 1 (0.53%) Primavera
7 1 (0.53%) IBM
7 1 (0.53%) Lotus
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