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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 207 242 236
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 89 82 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.94% 0.70% 0.73%
As % of the Applications category 7.27% 4.93% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 46 78
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £82,500 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1224 1664 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.91% 14.18% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1345 1372
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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.

1 129 (66.84%) Project Management
2 98 (50.78%) Microsoft
3 96 (49.74%) Finance
4 95 (49.22%) MS Excel
5 83 (43.01%) MS Office
6 73 (37.82%) PRINCE2
7 62 (32.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 50 (25.91%) Degree
9 47 (24.35%) Banking
10 46 (23.83%) MS Visio
11 41 (21.24%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (17.62%) SharePoint
14 29 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (14.51%) Change Management
16 25 (12.95%) Mentoring
17 24 (12.44%) PMI Certification
18 23 (11.92%) Windows
18 23 (11.92%) Waterfall
19 22 (11.40%) SQL
20 21 (10.88%) Investment Banking
20 21 (10.88%) MiFID
21 20 (10.36%) Business Analysis
21 20 (10.36%) EMIR
21 20 (10.36%) Dodd-Frank
21 20 (10.36%) UML
22 18 (9.33%) ITIL
22 18 (9.33%) C
23 17 (8.81%) Oracle
23 17 (8.81%) Use Case

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 34 (17.62%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.66%) CMS
3 3 (1.55%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.55%) WorkSite
4 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.04%) IIS
4 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 95 (49.22%) MS Excel
2 83 (43.01%) MS Office
3 62 (32.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 46 (23.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.52%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.52%) Unica
3 1 (0.52%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.52%) Endur
3 1 (0.52%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) Internet
2 2 (1.04%) WebEx
2 2 (1.04%) LAN
2 2 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (0.52%) FTP
3 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) DNS
3 1 (0.52%) SAN
3 1 (0.52%) DMZ
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.52%) MPLS
3 1 (0.52%) Telnet
3 1 (0.52%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.52%) SSH
3 1 (0.52%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.29%) Relational Database
2 14 (7.25%) DB2
2 14 (7.25%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.55%) Big Data
6 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.04%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (1.04%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.04%) EDMS
6 2 (1.04%) Essbase
6 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.52%) OLAP
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.55%) JIRA
2 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.04%) Toad
General
1 96 (49.74%) Finance
2 47 (24.35%) Banking
3 21 (10.88%) Investment Banking
4 15 (7.77%) Legal
5 12 (6.22%) Law
5 12 (6.22%) Telecoms
6 10 (5.18%) Back Office
6 10 (5.18%) Marketing
7 9 (4.66%) Advertising
8 7 (3.63%) Retail
9 3 (1.55%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.55%) German Language
10 2 (1.04%) Billing
10 2 (1.04%) Publishing
10 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.52%) Front Office
11 1 (0.52%) Electronics
11 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (50.26%) Project Manager
2 43 (22.28%) Analyst
3 28 (14.51%) Business Analyst
4 18 (9.33%) Senior Manager
5 17 (8.81%) Senior Project Manager
6 15 (7.77%) Consultant
7 14 (7.25%) Graduate
7 14 (7.25%) Business Manager
8 12 (6.22%) Business Project Manager
9 10 (5.18%) Coordinator
10 8 (4.15%) IT Consultant
10 8 (4.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 8 (4.15%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (3.63%) PMO Analyst
12 6 (3.11%) Professional Services Consultant
12 6 (3.11%) Technical Manager
12 6 (3.11%) Technical Project Manager
12 6 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 6 (3.11%) Trainee
12 6 (3.11%) Trainee Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.59%) .NET
1 5 (2.59%) XML
2 3 (1.55%) HTML
2 3 (1.55%) Web Services
3 2 (1.04%) CSS
3 2 (1.04%) Ajax
3 2 (1.04%) JSON
3 2 (1.04%) jQuery
3 2 (1.04%) HTML5
3 2 (1.04%) REST
3 2 (1.04%) CSS3
3 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.24%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.29%) PMI
3 15 (7.77%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.74%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.07%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.04%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.04%) Tandem
6 2 (1.04%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.52%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.52%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.52%) Economics
7 1 (0.52%) Equities
7 1 (0.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.92%) Windows
2 16 (8.29%) UNIX
3 4 (2.07%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.04%) Linux
4 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.52%) AIX
5 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (66.84%) Project Management
2 73 (37.82%) PRINCE2
3 37 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (14.51%) Change Management
6 25 (12.95%) Mentoring
7 23 (11.92%) Waterfall
8 20 (10.36%) UML
8 20 (10.36%) Business Analysis
9 18 (9.33%) ITIL
10 17 (8.81%) Use Case
11 15 (7.77%) Systems Analysis
11 15 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (7.25%) Project Planning
12 14 (7.25%) SDLC
13 13 (6.74%) Service Management
13 13 (6.74%) Risk Management
13 13 (6.74%) Scrum
14 11 (5.70%) Change Control
15 10 (5.18%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.40%) SQL
2 18 (9.33%) C
3 15 (7.77%) Java
4 14 (7.25%) VB
4 14 (7.25%) C++
5 2 (1.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.04%) C#
6 1 (0.52%) Perl
6 1 (0.52%) Korn
6 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 50 (25.91%) Degree
2 24 (12.44%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (5.18%) PMP
4 9 (4.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.11%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.55%) ISEB
7 2 (1.04%) MOS
7 2 (1.04%) CIPD
7 2 (1.04%) CBAP
8 1 (0.52%) APMP
8 1 (0.52%) APMG
8 1 (0.52%) IIBA
8 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.52%) HND
8 1 (0.52%) MCSE
8 1 (0.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.88%) MiFID
2 20 (10.36%) EMIR
2 20 (10.36%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (4.15%) QA
4 7 (3.63%) ISO 9001
5 5 (2.59%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.55%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.04%) SLA
7 2 (1.04%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.52%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 98 (50.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.81%) Oracle
3 14 (7.25%) Sybase
4 7 (3.63%) Actuate
4 7 (3.63%) GoldenSource
4 7 (3.63%) BI-SAM
5 6 (3.11%) VMware
6 4 (2.07%) Google
7 3 (1.55%) Interwoven
7 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.55%) Cognos
8 2 (1.04%) SAP
8 2 (1.04%) HP
8 2 (1.04%) Remedy
8 2 (1.04%) BT
8 2 (1.04%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.04%) Civica
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.52%) EMC
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000 + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago