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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 163 168 172
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 101 106 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.31% 1.30% 1.17%
As % of the Applications category 7.45% 7.70% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 82 74 71
Average salary £44,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
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
1356 1376 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.57% 16.90% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1127 1218
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 July 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 July 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
Hertfordshire +8 40 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Essex +7 23 £42,000 -32.80%
Bedfordshire +4 17 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Cambridgeshire +3 14 £49,750 -28.92% 6
Suffolk -4 7 £37,500 -16.66%
MS Project
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 136 (65.38%) Project Management
2 107 (51.44%) PRINCE2
3 106 (50.96%) MS Excel
4 81 (38.94%) Microsoft
5 76 (36.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 73 (35.10%) Finance
7 59 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (23.08%) Degree
9 43 (20.67%) MS Office
10 39 (18.75%) MS Visio
11 37 (17.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 32 (15.38%) Programme Management
13 30 (14.42%) Management Information System
14 29 (13.94%) PMI Certification
14 29 (13.94%) Time Management
14 29 (13.94%) SDLC
15 26 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 26 (12.50%) Retail
15 26 (12.50%) PMP
16 25 (12.02%) Business Analysis
17 23 (11.06%) Waterfall
17 23 (11.06%) Risk Management
18 22 (10.58%) SharePoint
19 21 (10.10%) PMI
19 21 (10.10%) Project Planning
20 20 (9.62%) ITIL
21 19 (9.13%) PRINCE
22 17 (8.17%) Change Control
22 17 (8.17%) Release Management
22 17 (8.17%) Test Scripting

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (10.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.92%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 106 (50.96%) MS Excel
2 43 (20.67%) MS Office
3 39 (18.75%) MS Visio
4 15 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.48%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.48%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.44%) PRMS
3 2 (0.96%) Primavera
4 1 (0.48%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.92%) SaaS
1 4 (1.92%) Basecamp
1 4 (1.92%) Dropbox
2 2 (0.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) PaaS
3 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.88%) Internet
2 5 (2.40%) Skype
3 2 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (0.96%) MPLS
3 2 (0.96%) Firewall
3 2 (0.96%) VLAN
3 2 (0.96%) WAN
3 2 (0.96%) SMTP
3 2 (0.96%) SAN
4 1 (0.48%) ATM
4 1 (0.48%) VoIP
4 1 (0.48%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (3.37%) Data Mining
3 6 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.40%) MS Access
5 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.44%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.44%) OLAP
7 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.48%) MySQL
8 1 (0.48%) Xcelsius
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.85%) JIRA
1 8 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (35.10%) Finance
2 26 (12.50%) Retail
3 6 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.44%) Legal
4 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) French Language
5 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 108 (51.92%) Project Manager
2 55 (26.44%) Analyst
3 36 (17.31%) Business Analyst
4 19 (9.13%) Technical Project Manager
4 19 (9.13%) Technical Manager
5 16 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
5 16 (7.69%) Software Manager
5 16 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
6 14 (6.73%) Coordinator
6 14 (6.73%) Project Coordinator
7 12 (5.77%) Senior Manager
8 11 (5.29%) PMO Analyst
9 10 (4.81%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 10 (4.81%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (3.85%) Developer
10 8 (3.85%) Project Officer
11 7 (3.37%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 7 (3.37%) Business Process Analyst
11 7 (3.37%) Administrator
11 7 (3.37%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.25%) .NET
2 6 (2.88%) J2EE
2 6 (2.88%) HTML
3 4 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.44%) EDI
5 2 (0.96%) Web Services
6 1 (0.48%) XML
6 1 (0.48%) Flash
6 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.48%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.42%) Management Information System
2 26 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (10.10%) PMI
4 11 (5.29%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (1.92%) User Experience
6 3 (1.44%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.44%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.48%) APACS
7 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.48%) EMV
7 1 (0.48%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.92%) Windows
2 3 (1.44%) Linux
3 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
3 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.96%) UNIX
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (65.38%) Project Management
2 107 (51.44%) PRINCE2
3 76 (36.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 29 (13.94%) Time Management
6 29 (13.94%) SDLC
7 25 (12.02%) Business Analysis
8 23 (11.06%) Waterfall
8 23 (11.06%) Risk Management
9 21 (10.10%) Project Planning
10 20 (9.62%) ITIL
11 19 (9.13%) PRINCE
12 17 (8.17%) E-Commerce
12 17 (8.17%) Release Management
12 17 (8.17%) Test Scripting
12 17 (8.17%) Change Control
13 16 (7.69%) Scrum
14 15 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.73%) Java
1 14 (6.73%) SQL
2 13 (6.25%) C
3 12 (5.77%) C#
4 9 (4.33%) VBA
5 8 (3.85%) C++
6 3 (1.44%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.44%) VB
7 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (23.08%) Degree
2 37 (17.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 29 (13.94%) PMI Certification
4 26 (12.50%) PMP
5 10 (4.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.40%) APMP
7 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) MCPD
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.81%) QA
2 7 (3.37%) P3O
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (38.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.88%) VMware
3 4 (1.92%) Google
3 4 (1.92%) SAP
4 3 (1.44%) Cisco
4 3 (1.44%) HP
4 3 (1.44%) Citrix
4 3 (1.44%) Meraki
5 2 (0.96%) Tableau
5 2 (0.96%) IBM
5 2 (0.96%) Cognos
6 1 (0.48%) Planview
6 1 (0.48%) FalconStor
6 1 (0.48%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.48%) Gemalto
6 1 (0.48%) CA
6 1 (0.48%) CommVault
6 1 (0.48%) NCR
6 1 (0.48%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.48%) TIBCO
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