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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 216 236 215
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 49 85 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.83% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 5.27% 5.72% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46 74 88
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,950 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
929 1485 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.74% 14.53% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 799 1296 1267
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 76 (64.96%) Project Management
2 74 (63.25%) Finance
3 59 (50.43%) Microsoft
4 49 (41.88%) MS Office
5 47 (40.17%) MS Excel
6 46 (39.32%) PRINCE2
7 31 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (24.79%) Banking
8 29 (24.79%) MS PowerPoint
8 29 (24.79%) Degree
9 26 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (19.66%) MS Visio
11 21 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (17.09%) Waterfall
13 18 (15.38%) SharePoint
13 18 (15.38%) Risk Management
14 14 (11.97%) Change Management
15 12 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (10.26%) Scrum
16 11 (9.40%) Back Office
16 11 (9.40%) Legal
16 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
16 11 (9.40%) ISEB
16 11 (9.40%) QA
16 11 (9.40%) Business Analysis
16 11 (9.40%) Change Control
17 10 (8.55%) Investment Banking
17 10 (8.55%) Retail
17 10 (8.55%) Data Management
18 9 (7.69%) Content Management

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 18 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.69%) CMS
3 6 (5.13%) SAS
4 5 (4.27%) Confluence
4 5 (4.27%) MS Project Server
5 4 (3.42%) Kentico
6 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (41.88%) MS Office
2 47 (40.17%) MS Excel
3 29 (24.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (19.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.56%) Primavera
3 2 (1.71%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.85%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.85%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Basecamp
1 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.85%) Office 365
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) Internet
2 6 (5.13%) Intranet
3 5 (4.27%) DNS
4 3 (2.56%) Extranet
5 2 (1.71%) Firewall
5 2 (1.71%) LAN
5 2 (1.71%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.71%) VoIP
5 2 (1.71%) WAN
6 1 (0.85%) HTTP
6 1 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.42%) DB2
3 4 (3.42%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (5.98%) JIRA
General
1 74 (63.25%) Finance
2 29 (24.79%) Banking
3 11 (9.40%) Back Office
3 11 (9.40%) Legal
4 10 (8.55%) Investment Banking
4 10 (8.55%) Retail
5 9 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 6 (5.13%) Retail Banking
7 5 (4.27%) Publishing
8 4 (3.42%) Advertising
9 3 (2.56%) Billing
9 3 (2.56%) French Language
9 3 (2.56%) Law
9 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.85%) Front Office
10 1 (0.85%) German Language
10 1 (0.85%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (42.74%) Project Manager
2 49 (41.88%) Analyst
3 25 (21.37%) Business Analyst
4 14 (11.97%) Project Analyst
5 13 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Senior Manager
6 12 (10.26%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (7.69%) Business Manager
7 9 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
8 8 (6.84%) Software Project Manager
9 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (5.98%) IT Manager
9 7 (5.98%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (5.98%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Agile Project Manager
10 6 (5.13%) PMO Manager
10 6 (5.13%) Portfolio Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Regulatory Business Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) .NET
2 4 (3.42%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.42%) Ajax
2 4 (3.42%) CSS
2 4 (3.42%) Entity Framework
2 4 (3.42%) HTML
2 4 (3.42%) jQuery
2 4 (3.42%) JSON
2 4 (3.42%) WCF
3 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.84%) PMI
3 6 (5.13%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.71%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) BYOD
6 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.85%) Derivative
6 1 (0.85%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.85%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.85%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (3.42%) Unix
2 4 (3.42%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (64.96%) Project Management
2 46 (39.32%) PRINCE2
3 31 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (17.09%) Waterfall
6 18 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 14 (11.97%) Change Management
8 12 (10.26%) Scrum
9 11 (9.40%) Business Analysis
9 11 (9.40%) Change Control
10 10 (8.55%) Data Management
11 9 (7.69%) Content Management
11 9 (7.69%) ITIL
11 9 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.69%) SDLC
11 9 (7.69%) UML
11 9 (7.69%) Use Case
12 8 (6.84%) Programme Management
12 8 (6.84%) Test Strategy
12 8 (6.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.84%) SQL
2 7 (5.98%) C#
3 5 (4.27%) C
3 5 (4.27%) Java
4 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.42%) VBA
5 1 (0.85%) C++
5 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Degree
2 12 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (9.40%) ISEB
4 9 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 8 (6.84%) PMP
6 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.85%) MCSE
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) QA
2 8 (6.84%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (6.84%) EMIR
2 8 (6.84%) MiFID
3 4 (3.42%) P3O
4 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.85%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.85%) UAG
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.85%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (0.85%) SCOM
2 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 59 (50.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) HP
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle
4 4 (3.42%) Sybase
5 3 (2.56%) Citrix
5 3 (2.56%) SAP
6 2 (1.71%) Actuate
6 2 (1.71%) BI-SAM
6 2 (1.71%) GoldenSource
6 2 (1.71%) Infor
6 2 (1.71%) Remedy
6 2 (1.71%) Twitter
6 2 (1.71%) VMware
7 1 (0.85%) Demandware
7 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.85%) hybris
7 1 (0.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.85%) Symantec
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