The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 147 189 169
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -20
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 116 73 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 1.02% 1.20%
As % of the Applications category 9.03% 6.13% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 85 50 88
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1285 1191 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.58% 16.68% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 954 1092
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MS Project
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the East of England region.

MS Project Salary Trend in the East of England

MS Project
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in the East of England

MS Project
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +39 36 £52,500 +19.31% 3
Hertfordshire -10 27 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Cambridgeshire +23 25 £33,750 -25.00% 6
Essex -8 21 £36,250 -7.05%
Suffolk +2 7 £47,500 +58.33% 1
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 126 (53.62%) Project Management
2 105 (44.68%) MS Excel
3 86 (36.60%) PRINCE2
4 85 (36.17%) Microsoft
5 76 (32.34%) Finance
6 75 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (23.40%) MS Visio
8 50 (21.28%) SharePoint
9 46 (19.57%) MS Office
10 40 (17.02%) Degree
11 39 (16.60%) Waterfall
12 38 (16.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 36 (15.32%) Business Analysis
14 35 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
15 29 (12.34%) Retail
16 27 (11.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 26 (11.06%) Risk Management
17 26 (11.06%) PMI Certification
17 26 (11.06%) Scrum
18 25 (10.64%) Programme Management
19 24 (10.21%) Data Analysis
19 24 (10.21%) Management Information System
20 23 (9.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 21 (8.94%) Manufacturing
21 21 (8.94%) ERP
21 21 (8.94%) CRM
22 20 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
23 19 (8.09%) GAP Analysis
24 18 (7.66%) SQL
24 18 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 50 (21.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.70%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.28%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.28%) CMS
4 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 105 (44.68%) MS Excel
2 55 (23.40%) MS Visio
3 46 (19.57%) MS Office
4 35 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.43%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.43%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (5.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.13%) PRMS
3 3 (1.28%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.85%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.43%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.43%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.40%) Office 365
2 2 (0.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) PaaS
3 1 (0.43%) IaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.53%) Internet
2 4 (1.70%) SAN
3 3 (1.28%) LAN
4 2 (0.85%) WAN
4 2 (0.85%) SMTP
4 2 (0.85%) DECT
4 2 (0.85%) MPLS
4 2 (0.85%) Firewall
4 2 (0.85%) TETRA
4 2 (0.85%) VLAN
4 2 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.43%) ATM
5 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.68%) Data Mining
3 10 (4.26%) MS Access
4 9 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.83%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.98%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.55%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (2.55%) OLAP
7 5 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.85%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.43%) Xcelsius
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 76 (32.34%) Finance
2 29 (12.34%) Retail
3 21 (8.94%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.11%) Electronics
5 10 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.26%) Games
6 5 (2.13%) Banking
6 5 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.70%) Automotive
7 4 (1.70%) Marketing
8 3 (1.28%) Legal
8 3 (1.28%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 96 (40.85%) Project Manager
2 80 (34.04%) Analyst
3 55 (23.40%) Business Analyst
4 21 (8.94%) Technical Project Manager
4 21 (8.94%) Technical Manager
5 19 (8.09%) Business Process Analyst
5 19 (8.09%) Process Analyst
6 10 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (4.26%) Developer
6 10 (4.26%) CRM Business Analyst
6 10 (4.26%) ScrumMaster
6 10 (4.26%) CRM Analyst
7 9 (3.83%) Team Leader
7 9 (3.83%) Senior Manager
7 9 (3.83%) Business Systems Analyst
7 9 (3.83%) Senior Project Manager
8 8 (3.40%) Project Analyst
9 7 (2.98%) Project Support Analyst
9 7 (2.98%) Support Analyst
9 7 (2.98%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.23%) .NET
2 8 (3.40%) J2EE
3 7 (2.98%) HTML
4 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.28%) EDI
6 2 (0.85%) Web Services
7 1 (0.43%) XML
7 1 (0.43%) Flash
7 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.21%) Management Information System
2 20 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.96%) PMI
4 11 (4.68%) Internet of Things
5 6 (2.55%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.28%) Social Media
7 3 (1.28%) New Media
7 3 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.28%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.85%) Life Science
9 1 (0.43%) EMV
9 1 (0.43%) APACS
9 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.98%) Windows
2 5 (2.13%) Windows 7
2 5 (2.13%) Windows XP
3 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.85%) Linux
4 2 (0.85%) UNIX
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (53.62%) Project Management
2 86 (36.60%) PRINCE2
3 75 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (16.60%) Waterfall
5 38 (16.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (15.32%) Business Analysis
7 26 (11.06%) Scrum
7 26 (11.06%) Risk Management
8 25 (10.64%) Programme Management
9 24 (10.21%) Data Analysis
10 21 (8.94%) CRM
10 21 (8.94%) ERP
11 19 (8.09%) GAP Analysis
12 15 (6.38%) Change Management
12 15 (6.38%) Project Planning
13 14 (5.96%) Kanban
14 13 (5.53%) Time Management
14 13 (5.53%) Workflow
15 12 (5.11%) Migration
15 12 (5.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.66%) SQL
2 10 (4.26%) Java
3 8 (3.40%) VBA
4 5 (2.13%) C#
5 4 (1.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.28%) C
6 3 (1.28%) VB
7 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.85%) Perl
7 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.85%) Python
7 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.85%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 40 (17.02%) Degree
2 27 (11.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 26 (11.06%) PMI Certification
4 23 (9.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (6.38%) PMP
6 5 (2.13%) ISEB
7 4 (1.70%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.70%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.70%) APMP
8 3 (1.28%) CISA
9 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.43%) MCPD
10 1 (0.43%) VCP4
10 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.70%) P3O
2 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.43%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 85 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.55%) SAP
2 6 (2.55%) Primavera
3 5 (2.13%) HP
4 4 (1.70%) Twitter
5 3 (1.28%) Google
5 3 (1.28%) Facebook
5 3 (1.28%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle
6 2 (0.85%) VMware
6 2 (0.85%) Citrix
6 2 (0.85%) Planview
7 1 (0.43%) Infor
7 1 (0.43%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.43%) CA
7 1 (0.43%) CommVault
7 1 (0.43%) NCR
7 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe
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