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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 187 198 167
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 78 52 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.04% 0.73% 1.31%
As % of the Applications category 6.09% 4.02% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 58 43 90
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1281 1293 1425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.13% 18.09% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1097 1205
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +12 37 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Essex +21 19 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Cambridgeshire -11 11 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Bedfordshire -3 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Suffolk +9 2 £52,500 +50.00%
Norfolk +10 1 £30,000 -14.28%
MS Project
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 95 (51.63%) Project Management
2 94 (51.09%) PRINCE2
3 90 (48.91%) MS Excel
4 86 (46.74%) Microsoft
5 75 (40.76%) Finance
6 50 (27.17%) MS Office
7 33 (17.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 31 (16.85%) CRM
8 31 (16.85%) Business Analysis
8 31 (16.85%) Degree
9 28 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (15.22%) Project Planning
10 25 (13.59%) MS Visio
11 23 (12.50%) Waterfall
12 20 (10.87%) Change Management
12 20 (10.87%) Security Cleared
13 19 (10.33%) ITIL
13 19 (10.33%) Resource Management
13 19 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (9.78%) PRINCE
15 17 (9.24%) .NET
16 15 (8.15%) C#
16 15 (8.15%) Retail
17 14 (7.61%) MS Access
17 14 (7.61%) Data Modelling
17 14 (7.61%) PMI Certification
17 14 (7.61%) Dynamics CRM
17 14 (7.61%) Campaign Management
18 13 (7.07%) Windows
18 13 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 7 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.09%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 90 (48.91%) MS Excel
2 50 (27.17%) MS Office
3 25 (13.59%) MS Visio
4 13 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.54%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (7.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.72%) Academy Housing
2 5 (2.72%) arcHouse
3 3 (1.63%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.54%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.54%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.26%) Wireless
2 4 (2.17%) TETRA
3 2 (1.09%) DECT
3 2 (1.09%) SAN
4 1 (0.54%) Intranet
4 1 (0.54%) Internet
4 1 (0.54%) LAN
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) NAS
4 1 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.61%) MS Access
2 11 (5.98%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.09%) NCover
2 2 (1.09%) FxCop
2 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.09%) NUnit
2 2 (1.09%) CruiseControl
General
1 75 (40.76%) Finance
2 15 (8.15%) Retail
3 12 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.89%) Financial Institution
5 8 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.72%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.17%) Publishing
7 4 (2.17%) Marketing
8 3 (1.63%) Banking
9 2 (1.09%) Automotive
9 2 (1.09%) Electronics
10 1 (0.54%) Advertising
10 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 69 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 31 (16.85%) Analyst
3 27 (14.67%) Business Analyst
4 13 (7.07%) Developer
5 12 (6.52%) CRM Business Analyst
5 12 (6.52%) CRM Analyst
6 11 (5.98%) Senior Manager
6 11 (5.98%) Senior Project Manager
7 10 (5.43%) Project Support Officer
7 10 (5.43%) Project Officer
8 9 (4.89%) Head of IT
9 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Developer
10 6 (3.26%) Technical Manager
10 6 (3.26%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (3.26%) Project Planner
10 6 (3.26%) Technical Project Manager
11 5 (2.72%) Consultant
11 5 (2.72%) Coordinator
11 5 (2.72%) C# Developer
11 5 (2.72%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.24%) .NET
2 11 (5.98%) Web Services
3 10 (5.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (4.89%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.26%) XML
6 4 (2.17%) WinForms
7 2 (1.09%) WCF
7 2 (1.09%) Middleware
7 2 (1.09%) J2EE
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.07%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.98%) N-Tier
5 9 (4.89%) PMI
6 5 (2.72%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.72%) PKI
6 5 (2.72%) Open Source
7 4 (2.17%) Kindle
8 3 (1.63%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.63%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.09%) NHS
9 2 (1.09%) e-Health
9 2 (1.09%) FMCG
10 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.54%) EPoS
10 1 (0.54%) EMV
10 1 (0.54%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.07%) Windows
2 8 (4.35%) Linux
3 6 (3.26%) Solaris
4 5 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.54%) UNIX
5 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (51.63%) Project Management
2 94 (51.09%) PRINCE2
3 31 (16.85%) CRM
3 31 (16.85%) Business Analysis
4 28 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (15.22%) Project Planning
5 23 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 20 (10.87%) Change Management
7 19 (10.33%) ITIL
7 19 (10.33%) Resource Management
8 18 (9.78%) PRINCE
9 14 (7.61%) Data Modelling
9 14 (7.61%) Campaign Management
10 13 (7.07%) Mentoring
11 12 (6.52%) Migration
11 12 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (5.98%) SOA
12 11 (5.98%) ERP
13 10 (5.43%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.15%) C#
2 7 (3.80%) Java
3 6 (3.26%) C++
3 6 (3.26%) C
4 2 (1.09%) TTCN
4 2 (1.09%) Perl
4 2 (1.09%) SQL
4 2 (1.09%) Python
5 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (17.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 31 (16.85%) Degree
3 20 (10.87%) Security Cleared
4 14 (7.61%) PMI Certification
5 11 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.98%) SC Cleared
6 9 (4.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (3.80%) PMP
8 6 (3.26%) MCP
8 6 (3.26%) MCSD
9 5 (2.72%) CISSP
9 5 (2.72%) MCTS
10 4 (2.17%) ISEB
11 1 (0.54%) MBA
11 1 (0.54%) MCPD
11 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.72%) QA
3 4 (2.17%) SLA
4 3 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.54%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.54%) Samba
1 1 (0.54%) Sendmail
1 1 (0.54%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) OpenView
1 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (46.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.80%) Oracle
2 7 (3.80%) Civica
3 5 (2.72%) Comino
3 5 (2.72%) Capita
3 5 (2.72%) Orchard
3 5 (2.72%) Anite
3 5 (2.72%) Northgate
3 5 (2.72%) SAP
3 5 (2.72%) CA
4 3 (1.63%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.09%) IBM
5 2 (1.09%) Veritas
6 1 (0.54%) webMethods
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco
6 1 (0.54%) Sun
6 1 (0.54%) HP
6 1 (0.54%) BMC
6 1 (0.54%) SolidWorks
6 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow
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