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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 233 250 207
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -43
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 85 77 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.65% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 5.44% 5.01% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 57 69 103
Average salary £60,000 £50,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.81% -8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,900 £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
1562 1536 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.94% 12.89% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1375 1562
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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.

1 145 (66.51%) Project Management
2 96 (44.04%) PRINCE2
3 94 (43.12%) Finance
4 93 (42.66%) MS Excel
5 87 (39.91%) Microsoft
6 62 (28.44%) MS Office
7 61 (27.98%) MS Visio
8 54 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (20.18%) SharePoint
10 42 (19.27%) Degree
11 35 (16.06%) Project Planning
12 34 (15.60%) Stakeholder Management
13 33 (15.14%) Risk Management
14 29 (13.30%) People Management
15 27 (12.39%) PMI Certification
15 27 (12.39%) MS PowerPoint
16 25 (11.47%) PMP
17 24 (11.01%) MS Project Server
17 24 (11.01%) Business Analysis
18 23 (10.55%) Line Management
19 22 (10.09%) Marketing
19 22 (10.09%) PRINCE
20 20 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
21 18 (8.26%) Banking
22 17 (7.80%) Resource Management
22 17 (7.80%) Quality Management
23 16 (7.34%) ITIL
23 16 (7.34%) Waterfall
24 15 (6.88%) Change Management
25 14 (6.42%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 44 (20.18%) SharePoint
2 24 (11.01%) MS Project Server
3 10 (4.59%) IIS
4 5 (2.29%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.92%) CMS
5 2 (0.92%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.46%) Lync
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 93 (42.66%) MS Excel
2 62 (28.44%) MS Office
3 61 (27.98%) MS Visio
4 27 (12.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (3.21%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.38%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Sage 1000
1 4 (1.83%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.46%) Maximo
2 1 (0.46%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.46%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) Office 365
2 1 (0.46%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.83%) LAN
1 4 (1.83%) WAN
1 4 (1.83%) VPN
2 3 (1.38%) MPLS
2 3 (1.38%) DNS
2 3 (1.38%) DHCP
2 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.38%) VoIP
2 3 (1.38%) IMAP
3 2 (0.92%) SWIFTNet
3 2 (0.92%) Intranet
4 1 (0.46%) DSL
4 1 (0.46%) Extranet
4 1 (0.46%) Wireless
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) ISDN
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.46%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.13%) MySQL
1 9 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.67%) OLAP
3 7 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (5.05%) JIRA
2 2 (0.92%) Redmine
2 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.46%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 94 (43.12%) Finance
2 22 (10.09%) Marketing
3 18 (8.26%) Banking
4 14 (6.42%) Advertising
5 12 (5.50%) Telecoms
6 11 (5.05%) Investment Banking
7 8 (3.67%) Front Office
8 4 (1.83%) Law
8 4 (1.83%) Legal
8 4 (1.83%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.83%) Billing
8 4 (1.83%) Publishing
9 3 (1.38%) Retail
9 3 (1.38%) Games
10 2 (0.92%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.92%) Back Office
11 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.46%) French Language
Job Titles
1 90 (41.28%) Project Manager
2 43 (19.72%) Analyst
3 30 (13.76%) Business Analyst
4 13 (5.96%) Senior Project Manager
4 13 (5.96%) Senior Manager
4 13 (5.96%) Programme Manager
5 11 (5.05%) Transition Manager
6 9 (4.13%) PMO Analyst
7 8 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 8 (3.67%) Business Manager
7 8 (3.67%) Junior
8 7 (3.21%) Project Planner
8 7 (3.21%) Development Manager
8 7 (3.21%) Junior Project Manager
9 6 (2.75%) Team Leader
10 5 (2.29%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (2.29%) Project Analyst
10 5 (2.29%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (2.29%) Business Analyst Team Leader
11 4 (1.83%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.42%) .NET
2 13 (5.96%) XML
3 8 (3.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.21%) OOXML
5 6 (2.75%) HTML
6 4 (1.83%) CSS
7 1 (0.46%) J2EE
7 1 (0.46%) J2ME
7 1 (0.46%) STL
7 1 (0.46%) Web Services
7 1 (0.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.50%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.13%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.21%) Fixed Income
6 6 (2.75%) User Experience
7 4 (1.83%) PMI
7 4 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.38%) iPad
9 2 (0.92%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.92%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.92%) Online Games
9 2 (0.92%) Derivative
10 1 (0.46%) EPoS
10 1 (0.46%) NHS
10 1 (0.46%) AS400
10 1 (0.46%) SecurID
10 1 (0.46%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.05%) Windows
2 8 (3.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.29%) UNIX
4 3 (1.38%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.92%) Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (66.51%) Project Management
2 96 (44.04%) PRINCE2
3 54 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (16.06%) Project Planning
5 34 (15.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (15.14%) Risk Management
7 29 (13.30%) People Management
8 24 (11.01%) Business Analysis
9 23 (10.55%) Line Management
10 22 (10.09%) PRINCE
11 17 (7.80%) Resource Management
11 17 (7.80%) Quality Management
12 16 (7.34%) ITIL
12 16 (7.34%) Waterfall
13 15 (6.88%) Change Management
14 13 (5.96%) Six Sigma
15 12 (5.50%) Asset Management
15 12 (5.50%) Process Architecture
15 12 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (5.05%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.50%) C
2 9 (4.13%) Java
2 9 (4.13%) SQL
3 4 (1.83%) VBA
4 2 (0.92%) PHP
4 2 (0.92%) C#
5 1 (0.46%) C++
5 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.46%) Ruby
5 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (19.27%) Degree
2 27 (12.39%) PMI Certification
3 25 (11.47%) PMP
4 14 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (5.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (5.50%) ISEB
7 11 (5.05%) ISEB Practitioner
8 7 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.92%) CAPM
10 2 (0.92%) CISA
11 1 (0.46%) MBA
11 1 (0.46%) CCSP
11 1 (0.46%) CCNP
11 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.46%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.42%) QA
2 12 (5.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (4.13%) Solvency II
4 8 (3.67%) Basel II
5 4 (1.83%) EMIR
5 4 (1.83%) COBIT
6 3 (1.38%) SLA
7 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.92%) FATCA
7 2 (0.92%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.46%) MiFID
8 1 (0.46%) P3O
8 1 (0.46%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (2.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (39.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.21%) SAP
2 7 (3.21%) Dundas
3 4 (1.83%) Infor
3 4 (1.83%) Adobe
3 4 (1.83%) Sage
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle
4 3 (1.38%) hybris
5 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.92%) Actimize
5 2 (0.92%) HP
5 2 (0.92%) Remedy
5 2 (0.92%) Lotus
6 1 (0.46%) Primavera
6 1 (0.46%) Charles River
6 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.46%) Juniper
6 1 (0.46%) Dell
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco
6 1 (0.46%) Blue Coat
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