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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 158 190 180
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 105 53 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.34% 0.75% 1.17%
As % of the Applications category 8.22% 4.40% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 85 47 73
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,100 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +4.32%
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
1277 1205 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.31% 17.06% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1055 1024 1178
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +14 43 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Essex +17 26 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 19 £55,000 +86.08% 5
Bedfordshire -3 16 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Suffolk +7 2 £52,500 +40.00%
Norfolk +11 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
MS Project
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 108 (52.68%) Project Management
2 104 (50.73%) PRINCE2
3 90 (43.90%) MS Excel
4 78 (38.05%) Finance
5 74 (36.10%) Microsoft
6 46 (22.44%) MS Office
7 40 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (19.02%) Business Analysis
9 31 (15.12%) CRM
9 31 (15.12%) MS Visio
10 30 (14.63%) Degree
11 28 (13.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 27 (13.17%) Project Planning
12 27 (13.17%) MS PowerPoint
13 25 (12.20%) Waterfall
14 21 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (9.27%) Resource Management
15 19 (9.27%) ITIL
15 19 (9.27%) Change Management
16 18 (8.78%) Dynamics CRM
16 18 (8.78%) Migration
17 17 (8.29%) Retail
17 17 (8.29%) SharePoint
17 17 (8.29%) MS Access
17 17 (8.29%) Data Modelling
17 17 (8.29%) Campaign Management
18 16 (7.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 15 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
19 15 (7.32%) Manufacturing
19 15 (7.32%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (8.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.46%) CMS
2 3 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.98%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.49%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 90 (43.90%) MS Excel
2 46 (22.44%) MS Office
3 31 (15.12%) MS Visio
4 27 (13.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.49%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 18 (8.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.95%) Academy Housing
2 4 (1.95%) arcHouse
3 3 (1.46%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (1.46%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.49%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Office 365
2 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.95%) SAN
1 4 (1.95%) Wireless
1 4 (1.95%) TETRA
2 3 (1.46%) LAN
3 2 (0.98%) DECT
3 2 (0.98%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) NAS
4 1 (0.49%) LDAP
4 1 (0.49%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.29%) MS Access
2 7 (3.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.49%) NCover
2 1 (0.49%) FxCop
2 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.49%) NUnit
2 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
General
1 78 (38.05%) Finance
2 17 (8.29%) Retail
3 15 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.85%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.90%) Marketing
6 6 (2.93%) Banking
7 5 (2.44%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.95%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 73 (35.61%) Project Manager
2 45 (21.95%) Analyst
3 34 (16.59%) Business Analyst
4 16 (7.80%) Senior Manager
4 16 (7.80%) Senior Project Manager
5 15 (7.32%) CRM Business Analyst
5 15 (7.32%) CRM Analyst
6 12 (5.85%) Project Officer
6 12 (5.85%) Project Support Officer
7 10 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 10 (4.88%) Technical Manager
7 10 (4.88%) Technical Project Manager
8 9 (4.39%) Head of IT
9 6 (2.93%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (2.93%) Delivery Manager
9 6 (2.93%) Developer
10 5 (2.44%) Consultant
10 5 (2.44%) Security Consultant
10 5 (2.44%) Head of Service Delivery
11 4 (1.95%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.88%) .NET
2 4 (1.95%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.95%) Web Services
3 3 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (0.98%) XML
4 2 (0.98%) Middleware
4 2 (0.98%) J2EE
4 2 (0.98%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.49%) WCF
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.49%) WinForms
5 1 (0.49%) Ajax
5 1 (0.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.41%) PMI
5 5 (2.44%) PKI
5 5 (2.44%) Open Source
5 5 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.95%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.46%) Social Media
7 3 (1.46%) Kindle
7 3 (1.46%) New Media
7 3 (1.46%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.46%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.98%) FMCG
8 2 (0.98%) NHS
8 2 (0.98%) e-Health
8 2 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.83%) Windows
2 8 (3.90%) Linux
3 6 (2.93%) Solaris
4 5 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.46%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.46%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (52.68%) Project Management
2 104 (50.73%) PRINCE2
3 40 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (19.02%) Business Analysis
5 31 (15.12%) CRM
6 27 (13.17%) Project Planning
7 25 (12.20%) Waterfall
8 19 (9.27%) Resource Management
8 19 (9.27%) ITIL
8 19 (9.27%) Change Management
9 18 (8.78%) Migration
10 17 (8.29%) Data Modelling
10 17 (8.29%) Campaign Management
11 15 (7.32%) PRINCE
11 15 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (6.83%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.85%) Change Control
14 11 (5.37%) ERP
15 10 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (4.88%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.39%) C#
2 7 (3.41%) Java
3 6 (2.93%) C++
3 6 (2.93%) C
4 4 (1.95%) SQL
5 2 (0.98%) Python
5 2 (0.98%) Perl
5 2 (0.98%) TTCN
6 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (14.63%) Degree
2 28 (13.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 16 (7.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (5.85%) Security Cleared
5 11 (5.37%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.37%) PMI Certification
6 8 (3.90%) ISEB
7 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.44%) CISSP
8 5 (2.44%) PMP
9 3 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.98%) MCP
10 2 (0.98%) MCSD
11 1 (0.49%) MCTS
11 1 (0.49%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.93%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.44%) QA
3 4 (1.95%) SLA
4 3 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.98%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) Samba
2 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
2 1 (0.49%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) OpenView
2 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 74 (36.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.44%) Oracle
2 5 (2.44%) SAP
2 5 (2.44%) CA
2 5 (2.44%) Civica
3 4 (1.95%) Comino
3 4 (1.95%) Capita
3 4 (1.95%) Orchard
3 4 (1.95%) Anite
3 4 (1.95%) Northgate
4 3 (1.46%) Primavera
4 3 (1.46%) Google
4 3 (1.46%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.46%) Facebook
4 3 (1.46%) Twitter
4 3 (1.46%) HP
5 2 (0.98%) Citrix
5 2 (0.98%) Veritas
5 2 (0.98%) IBM
6 1 (0.49%) Sun
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