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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 243 247 220
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 81 86 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.72% 0.99%
As % of the Applications category 5.04% 5.72% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 78 109
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £73,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1607 1504 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.86% 12.67% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1352 1558
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 2014, 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.

1 137 (63.43%) Project Management
2 96 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 93 (43.06%) MS Excel
4 88 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 85 (39.35%) Finance
6 62 (28.70%) MS Visio
7 56 (25.93%) MS Office
7 56 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (19.91%) Degree
9 42 (19.44%) SharePoint
10 36 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (16.20%) Project Planning
12 30 (13.89%) People Management
13 29 (13.43%) MS PowerPoint
14 28 (12.96%) Risk Management
15 24 (11.11%) PMI Certification
15 24 (11.11%) Marketing
16 23 (10.65%) Business Analysis
17 22 (10.19%) MS Project Server
17 22 (10.19%) PMP
18 21 (9.72%) PRINCE
18 21 (9.72%) Line Management
19 17 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (7.87%) Banking
20 16 (7.41%) Waterfall
21 15 (6.94%) Advertising
21 15 (6.94%) Quality Management
22 14 (6.48%) Telecoms
22 14 (6.48%) .NET
22 14 (6.48%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 42 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 22 (10.19%) MS Project Server
3 11 (5.09%) IIS
4 5 (2.31%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.39%) CMS
6 2 (0.93%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.46%) Lync
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 93 (43.06%) MS Excel
2 62 (28.70%) MS Visio
3 56 (25.93%) MS Office
4 29 (13.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.39%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) SAP Business One
1 3 (1.39%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.46%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.46%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.39%) LAN
1 3 (1.39%) VoIP
1 3 (1.39%) WAN
1 3 (1.39%) DHCP
1 3 (1.39%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.39%) VPN
1 3 (1.39%) DNS
1 3 (1.39%) MPLS
2 2 (0.93%) IMAP
2 2 (0.93%) SWIFTNet
2 2 (0.93%) Intranet
3 1 (0.46%) Internet
3 1 (0.46%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.09%) MySQL
2 10 (4.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.17%) OLAP
4 8 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (4.63%) JIRA
2 2 (0.93%) Redmine
2 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.46%) TestDirector
General
1 85 (39.35%) Finance
2 24 (11.11%) Marketing
3 17 (7.87%) Banking
4 15 (6.94%) Advertising
5 14 (6.48%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.63%) Investment Banking
7 9 (4.17%) Front Office
8 6 (2.78%) Games
9 5 (2.31%) Legal
9 5 (2.31%) Billing
10 4 (1.85%) Law
10 4 (1.85%) Multimedia
11 3 (1.39%) Back Office
12 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.93%) Retail
12 2 (0.93%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.46%) Publishing
13 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 93 (43.06%) Project Manager
2 42 (19.44%) Analyst
3 30 (13.89%) Business Analyst
4 14 (6.48%) Programme Manager
5 11 (5.09%) Senior Manager
5 11 (5.09%) Senior Project Manager
5 11 (5.09%) Transition Manager
6 10 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 9 (4.17%) Junior
8 8 (3.70%) Development Manager
8 8 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
8 8 (3.70%) Junior Project Manager
9 7 (3.24%) Project Planner
9 7 (3.24%) Business Manager
10 6 (2.78%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (2.31%) Business Analyst Team Leader
11 5 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.31%) Team Leader
11 5 (2.31%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (2.31%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.48%) .NET
2 13 (6.02%) XML
3 9 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.70%) OOXML
5 6 (2.78%) HTML
6 4 (1.85%) CSS
7 1 (0.46%) STL
7 1 (0.46%) Web Services
7 1 (0.46%) J2ME
7 1 (0.46%) J2EE
7 1 (0.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.24%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.24%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.85%) User Experience
7 3 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.39%) PMI
7 3 (1.39%) iPad
8 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.93%) Derivative
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.93%) Online Games
8 2 (0.93%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.46%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.46%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.46%) Statistics
9 1 (0.46%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.09%) Windows
2 8 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.39%) UNIX
3 3 (1.39%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (63.43%) Project Management
2 96 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 56 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (16.20%) Project Planning
6 30 (13.89%) People Management
7 28 (12.96%) Risk Management
8 23 (10.65%) Business Analysis
9 21 (9.72%) PRINCE
9 21 (9.72%) Line Management
10 16 (7.41%) Waterfall
11 15 (6.94%) Quality Management
12 14 (6.48%) ITIL
12 14 (6.48%) Asset Management
12 14 (6.48%) Resource Management
13 13 (6.02%) Investment Management
13 13 (6.02%) Supplier Management
13 13 (6.02%) Change Management
13 13 (6.02%) Six Sigma
14 12 (5.56%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.17%) C
1 9 (4.17%) SQL
2 6 (2.78%) Java
3 3 (1.39%) PHP
3 3 (1.39%) VBA
4 2 (0.93%) C#
5 1 (0.46%) C++
5 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (19.91%) Degree
2 24 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 22 (10.19%) PMP
4 12 (5.56%) ISEB
5 11 (5.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (5.09%) ISEB Practitioner
6 10 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.39%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.93%) CAPM
9 2 (0.93%) CISA
9 2 (0.93%) MBA
10 1 (0.46%) APMP
10 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.56%) QA
2 10 (4.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (3.24%) Solvency II
4 6 (2.78%) Basel II
5 5 (2.31%) EMIR
6 4 (1.85%) COBIT
7 3 (1.39%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (1.39%) SLA
8 2 (0.93%) FATCA
8 2 (0.93%) MiFID
8 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.46%) P3O
9 1 (0.46%) AIFMD
System Software
1 6 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 88 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.70%) Dundas
3 5 (2.31%) SAP
4 4 (1.85%) Adobe
5 3 (1.39%) Sage
5 3 (1.39%) Oracle
5 3 (1.39%) Infor
5 3 (1.39%) hybris
6 2 (0.93%) Lotus
6 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.93%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.93%) Actimize
6 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.93%) Remedy
6 2 (0.93%) HP
7 1 (0.46%) Dell
7 1 (0.46%) Charles River
7 1 (0.46%) Primavera
7 1 (0.46%) Google
7 1 (0.46%) DataSynapse
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