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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 214 236 233
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 97 102 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 0.82% 0.80%
As % of the Applications category 7.29% 5.60% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87 69 87
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +18.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £84,500
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
1331 1820 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.77% 14.70% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1471 1349
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 130 (65.00%) Project Management
2 100 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 98 (49.00%) Finance
4 89 (44.50%) Microsoft
4 89 (44.50%) MS Office
5 87 (43.50%) PRINCE2
6 57 (28.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 52 (26.00%) Degree
8 51 (25.50%) MS Visio
9 41 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (18.00%) Change Management
10 36 (18.00%) Banking
11 35 (17.50%) SharePoint
12 34 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (15.00%) Business Analysis
14 27 (13.50%) ITIL
15 25 (12.50%) Mentoring
16 24 (12.00%) Windows
16 24 (12.00%) PMI Certification
17 23 (11.50%) Legal
18 22 (11.00%) Waterfall
19 20 (10.00%) SQL
20 19 (9.50%) Law
21 17 (8.50%) Management Information System
21 17 (8.50%) Service Management
22 16 (8.00%) PMI
22 16 (8.00%) UML
23 15 (7.50%) Oracle
23 15 (7.50%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.00%) CMS
3 7 (3.50%) WorkSite
4 3 (1.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.00%) IIS
5 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.00%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 100 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 89 (44.50%) MS Office
3 57 (28.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 51 (25.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.50%) Endur
3 1 (0.50%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.50%) Force.com
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.00%) DMZ
2 2 (1.00%) WebEx
2 2 (1.00%) LAN
2 2 (1.00%) WAN
2 2 (1.00%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) MPLS
3 1 (0.50%) Telnet
3 1 (0.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.50%) SSH
3 1 (0.50%) Multicast
3 1 (0.50%) FTP
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.50%) DNS
3 1 (0.50%) SAN
3 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.50%) DB2
2 11 (5.50%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.00%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (1.00%) Big Data
5 2 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.00%) EDMS
5 2 (1.00%) Essbase
5 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.50%) OLAP
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.50%) JIRA
2 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.00%) Toad
General
1 98 (49.00%) Finance
2 36 (18.00%) Banking
3 23 (11.50%) Legal
4 19 (9.50%) Law
5 13 (6.50%) Investment Banking
5 13 (6.50%) Marketing
6 10 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 9 (4.50%) Advertising
8 8 (4.00%) Back Office
9 7 (3.50%) Retail
10 3 (1.50%) Publishing
10 3 (1.50%) Private Banking
11 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.50%) Front Office
12 1 (0.50%) Electronics
12 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 100 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 48 (24.00%) Analyst
3 33 (16.50%) Business Analyst
4 21 (10.50%) Senior Manager
5 20 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 20 (10.00%) Business Manager
6 18 (9.00%) Business Project Manager
7 13 (6.50%) Consultant
8 11 (5.50%) Graduate
9 9 (4.50%) Coordinator
9 9 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.50%) Team Leader
10 7 (3.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 7 (3.50%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (3.50%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 7 (3.50%) PMO Analyst
11 6 (3.00%) Senior Business Manager
11 6 (3.00%) Trainee
11 6 (3.00%) Trainee Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.50%) .NET
2 5 (2.50%) XML
3 3 (1.50%) Web Services
4 2 (1.00%) HTML
4 2 (1.00%) CSS
4 2 (1.00%) Ajax
4 2 (1.00%) JSON
4 2 (1.00%) jQuery
4 2 (1.00%) HTML5
4 2 (1.00%) REST
4 2 (1.00%) CSS3
4 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.50%) Management Information System
3 16 (8.00%) PMI
4 13 (6.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.00%) Tandem
6 2 (1.00%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.00%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.50%) Equities
7 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.50%) DTV
7 1 (0.50%) LIMS
7 1 (0.50%) User Experience
7 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.50%) Economics
7 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.50%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.00%) Windows
2 14 (7.00%) UNIX
3 8 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.50%) Linux
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.00%) Solaris
6 1 (0.50%) AIX
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (65.00%) Project Management
2 87 (43.50%) PRINCE2
3 36 (18.00%) Change Management
4 34 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 27 (13.50%) ITIL
7 25 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 22 (11.00%) Waterfall
9 17 (8.50%) Service Management
10 16 (8.00%) UML
11 15 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (7.50%) Coaching
12 14 (7.00%) CRM
12 14 (7.00%) Use Case
13 13 (6.50%) Project Planning
13 13 (6.50%) Change Control
14 12 (6.00%) SDLC
14 12 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
14 12 (6.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.00%) SQL
2 13 (6.50%) C
2 13 (6.50%) Java
3 11 (5.50%) VB
3 11 (5.50%) C++
4 3 (1.50%) C#
5 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.50%) Perl
6 1 (0.50%) Korn
6 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (26.00%) Degree
2 24 (12.00%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (4.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (4.50%) PMP
5 6 (3.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.00%) HND
6 4 (2.00%) MCSE
6 4 (2.00%) CCNA
7 3 (1.50%) ISEB
8 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.00%) MOS
8 2 (1.00%) CIPD
9 1 (0.50%) MBA
9 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.50%) IIBA
9 1 (0.50%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.50%) MiFID
2 12 (6.00%) EMIR
2 12 (6.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (3.50%) QA
3 7 (3.50%) ISO 9001
4 5 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.50%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.50%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.50%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.50%) SLA
6 1 (0.50%) P3O
6 1 (0.50%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 89 (44.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.50%) Oracle
3 11 (5.50%) Sybase
4 7 (3.50%) Interwoven
5 6 (3.00%) VMware
6 5 (2.50%) GoldenSource
6 5 (2.50%) Actuate
6 5 (2.50%) BI-SAM
7 4 (2.00%) Google
7 4 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.50%) SAP
8 3 (1.50%) Cognos
9 2 (1.00%) HP
9 2 (1.00%) Civica
9 2 (1.00%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.00%) Planview
9 2 (1.00%) BT
10 1 (0.50%) Nintex
10 1 (0.50%) Apttus
10 1 (0.50%) Lotus
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits package incl. bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago