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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 287 261 259
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1036 1274 1122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.02% 1.14% 1.10%
As % of the Applications category 6.97% 7.37% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 804 942 915
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
MS Project
UK

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

Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14870 17294 15663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.60% 15.43% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12135 14147 13052
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,750 £22,825
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in England

MS Project
Salary Trend in England

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

MS Project Salary Trend in England

MS Project
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in England

MS Project
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 2 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
London -41 404 £52,500 - 52
South East -38 220 £46,000 +8.23% 31
East of England +4 101 £45,000 -10.00% 11
North West +32 96 £40,000 -5.88% 15
West Midlands -9 81 £42,500 -10.52% 16
Yorkshire +46 66 £36,500 +12.30% 17
South West -55 42 £45,750 +10.90% 16
East Midlands +14 25 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Midlands -2 9 £50,000 +5.26%
North East -24 1 £25,000 -37.50% 1
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1464 (66.06%) Project Management
2 1205 (54.38%) MS Excel
3 1146 (51.71%) PRINCE2
4 951 (42.92%) Microsoft
5 825 (37.23%) Finance
6 689 (31.09%) MS Office
7 651 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
8 543 (24.50%) MS Visio
9 432 (19.49%) MS PowerPoint
10 400 (18.05%) Degree
11 350 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 292 (13.18%) Waterfall
13 286 (12.91%) SharePoint
14 284 (12.82%) PMI Certification
15 253 (11.42%) ITIL
16 250 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
17 248 (11.19%) Project Planning
18 237 (10.69%) Change Management
19 228 (10.29%) Scrum
20 205 (9.25%) SDLC
21 188 (8.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 188 (8.48%) PMP
22 187 (8.44%) Programme Management
23 184 (8.30%) Business Analysis
24 179 (8.08%) Retail
25 169 (7.63%) SQL
26 163 (7.36%) Windows
27 157 (7.08%) PRINCE
28 155 (6.99%) Management Information System
29 149 (6.72%) PMI

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 286 (12.91%) SharePoint
2 66 (2.98%) MS Project Server
3 46 (2.08%) CMS
4 38 (1.71%) WebSphere
5 30 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 24 (1.08%) MS Exchange
7 21 (0.95%) Lync
8 18 (0.81%) WorkSite
9 17 (0.77%) SAS
10 15 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (0.63%) Confluence
12 13 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (0.45%) IIS
15 9 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 7 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
17 6 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.27%) Magnolia
17 6 (0.27%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1205 (54.38%) MS Excel
2 689 (31.09%) MS Office
3 543 (24.50%) MS Visio
4 432 (19.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.32%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.23%) Mingle
9 4 (0.18%) Niku Workbench
9 4 (0.18%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.090%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.045%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.045%) Windchill
11 1 (0.045%) SPSS
11 1 (0.045%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 47 (2.12%) Primavera
2 32 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.45%) Magento
5 9 (0.41%) Summit
6 8 (0.36%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 8 (0.36%) SAP BPC
7 7 (0.32%) Markit EDM
7 7 (0.32%) Remedy AR System
7 7 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (0.27%) CA PPM
9 5 (0.23%) SAP PM
10 4 (0.18%) Teamcenter
10 4 (0.18%) SAP PS
10 4 (0.18%) SAP xRPM
10 4 (0.18%) SAP cProjects
10 4 (0.18%) SAP CS
11 3 (0.14%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.13%) SaaS
2 21 (0.95%) Office 365
3 11 (0.50%) Basecamp
3 11 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.32%) Dropbox
5 3 (0.14%) Yammer
5 3 (0.14%) IaaS
6 1 (0.045%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.045%) Force.com
6 1 (0.045%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.62%) Intranet
2 52 (2.35%) Internet
3 37 (1.67%) WAN
4 34 (1.53%) LAN
5 29 (1.31%) Firewall
6 26 (1.17%) Extranet
7 20 (0.90%) TCP/IP
8 17 (0.77%) SAN
8 17 (0.77%) Wireless
9 12 (0.54%) IP Telephony
9 12 (0.54%) PBX
10 11 (0.50%) Unified Communications
10 11 (0.50%) WebEx
11 9 (0.41%) NAS
11 9 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
11 9 (0.41%) VPN
11 9 (0.41%) MPLS
12 8 (0.36%) Multicast
12 8 (0.36%) Skype
13 7 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 42 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (1.62%) Relational Database
4 32 (1.44%) MS Access
5 29 (1.31%) Data Mining
6 24 (1.08%) MySQL
6 24 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (0.95%) Oracle Database
8 17 (0.77%) DB2
9 15 (0.68%) RDBMS
10 14 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
10 14 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (0.41%) Oracle9i Database
13 8 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.32%) Microsoft Power View
15 6 (0.27%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 6 (0.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 134 (6.05%) JIRA
2 30 (1.35%) Visual Studio
3 20 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (0.77%) Hudson
5 9 (0.41%) Subversion
6 6 (0.27%) HP UFT
7 5 (0.23%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (0.23%) FrontPage
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 4 (0.18%) CaliberRM
8 4 (0.18%) RequisitePro
9 3 (0.14%) Toad
10 2 (0.090%) Ant
10 2 (0.090%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.090%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.090%) Selenium
10 2 (0.090%) Maven
10 2 (0.090%) Mercurial
General
1 825 (37.23%) Finance
2 179 (8.08%) Retail
3 140 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 117 (5.28%) Banking
5 106 (4.78%) Marketing
6 75 (3.38%) Legal
7 69 (3.11%) Billing
8 63 (2.84%) Law
9 58 (2.62%) Manufacturing
10 47 (2.12%) Electronics
11 45 (2.03%) Games
12 44 (1.99%) Advertising
13 42 (1.90%) Publishing
14 33 (1.49%) Investment Banking
15 23 (1.04%) Back Office
16 22 (0.99%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.68%) Local Government
18 13 (0.59%) Spanish Language
19 12 (0.54%) Aerospace
20 8 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1124 (50.72%) Project Manager
2 456 (20.58%) Analyst
3 183 (8.26%) Business Analyst
4 155 (6.99%) IT Project Manager
5 142 (6.41%) PMO Analyst
6 138 (6.23%) Senior Manager
7 131 (5.91%) Senior Project Manager
8 127 (5.73%) Coordinator
9 105 (4.74%) Project Coordinator
10 98 (4.42%) Agile Project Manager
11 75 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 73 (3.29%) Junior
12 73 (3.29%) Consultant
13 64 (2.89%) Programme Manager
13 64 (2.89%) Technical Manager
14 62 (2.80%) Junior Project Manager
14 62 (2.80%) Technical Project Manager
15 47 (2.12%) Software Manager
16 42 (1.90%) Software Project Manager
17 40 (1.81%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (5.19%) .NET
2 57 (2.57%) HTML
3 44 (1.99%) CSS
4 37 (1.67%) XML
5 26 (1.17%) Web Services
6 16 (0.72%) J2EE
7 14 (0.63%) SOAP
8 13 (0.59%) ASP.NET
8 13 (0.59%) .NET Framework
8 13 (0.59%) WCF
9 12 (0.54%) Entity Framework
10 11 (0.50%) Velocity
10 11 (0.50%) COM
11 10 (0.45%) WPF
11 10 (0.45%) Silverlight
11 10 (0.45%) Middleware
11 10 (0.45%) WinForms
11 10 (0.45%) REST
11 10 (0.45%) HTML5
11 10 (0.45%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 250 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (6.99%) Management Information System
3 149 (6.72%) PMI
4 104 (4.69%) Data Centre
5 80 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 34 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 33 (1.49%) Mobile App
8 27 (1.22%) User Experience
9 25 (1.13%) Client/Server
10 22 (0.99%) NHS
11 19 (0.86%) DTV
11 19 (0.86%) Wiki
12 17 (0.77%) EPoS
13 16 (0.72%) iPad
14 15 (0.68%) Fixed Income
15 14 (0.63%) Hedge funds
16 13 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 12 (0.54%) N-Tier
17 12 (0.54%) Equities
17 12 (0.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 163 (7.36%) Windows
2 53 (2.39%) UNIX
3 48 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 34 (1.53%) Linux
5 31 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (1.13%) Android
7 20 (0.90%) Apple iOS
8 18 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (0.45%) Windows Phone 7
9 10 (0.45%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.41%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.32%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.23%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.18%) Solaris
14 3 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.045%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.045%) AIX
15 1 (0.045%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1464 (66.06%) Project Management
2 1146 (51.71%) PRINCE2
3 651 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
4 350 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 292 (13.18%) Waterfall
6 253 (11.42%) ITIL
7 248 (11.19%) Project Planning
8 237 (10.69%) Change Management
9 228 (10.29%) Scrum
10 205 (9.25%) SDLC
11 187 (8.44%) Programme Management
12 184 (8.30%) Business Analysis
13 157 (7.08%) PRINCE
14 146 (6.59%) Risk Management
15 138 (6.23%) Change Control
16 130 (5.87%) E-Commerce
17 129 (5.82%) CRM
18 117 (5.28%) Continuous Improvement
19 112 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
20 110 (4.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 169 (7.63%) SQL
2 107 (4.83%) Java
3 76 (3.43%) C
4 44 (1.99%) C#
5 36 (1.62%) JavaScript
6 35 (1.58%) C++
7 21 (0.95%) PL/SQL
8 20 (0.90%) PHP
9 18 (0.81%) VB
10 17 (0.77%) VBA
11 10 (0.45%) PowerShell
12 9 (0.41%) T-SQL
12 9 (0.41%) Perl
13 8 (0.36%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.32%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.23%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.23%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.18%) Embedded C
16 4 (0.18%) Embedded C++
17 2 (0.090%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 400 (18.05%) Degree
2 284 (12.82%) PMI Certification
3 188 (8.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 188 (8.48%) PMP
4 138 (6.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 66 (2.98%) Security Cleared
6 50 (2.26%) APMP
7 39 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
8 38 (1.71%) ISEB
8 38 (1.71%) SC Cleared
9 22 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (0.81%) HND
12 14 (0.63%) DV Cleared
13 13 (0.59%) ISTQB
14 12 (0.54%) CCNA
15 10 (0.45%) MCSE
16 8 (0.36%) MCITP
16 8 (0.36%) MOS
17 7 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (5.37%) QA
2 33 (1.49%) SLA
3 29 (1.31%) PMBOK
4 19 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.72%) P3O
6 15 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.59%) ISO 9000
8 7 (0.32%) EMIR
9 6 (0.27%) MiFID
10 5 (0.23%) Basel II
10 5 (0.23%) FATCA
11 4 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.14%) AIFMD
12 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.090%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.090%) GCP
14 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.045%) ISO 8583
14 1 (0.045%) UCITS
System Software
1 53 (2.39%) Active Directory
2 41 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (0.27%) vSphere
5 6 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (0.27%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.090%) Firmware
6 2 (0.090%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.045%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.045%) KVM
7 1 (0.045%) Snort
Systems Management
1 24 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.81%) SCCM
3 10 (0.45%) SCOM
4 7 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.090%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.090%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.090%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.090%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.090%) SCSM
6 2 (0.090%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.045%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.045%) Salt
7 1 (0.045%) Puppet
7 1 (0.045%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 951 (42.92%) Microsoft
2 108 (4.87%) Oracle
3 73 (3.29%) SAP
4 47 (2.12%) VMware
5 43 (1.94%) Cisco
6 40 (1.81%) IBM
7 37 (1.67%) Planview
8 30 (1.35%) hybris
9 27 (1.22%) ATG
10 24 (1.08%) Adobe
10 24 (1.08%) HP
11 22 (0.99%) Citrix
12 21 (0.95%) Avaya
13 18 (0.81%) Apple
14 16 (0.72%) Interwoven
15 14 (0.63%) Cognos
16 13 (0.59%) Sybase
17 12 (0.54%) BMC
17 12 (0.54%) Genesys
17 12 (0.54%) NetApp
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Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum c£65 to 70k + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £55 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
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City, London
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance etc.
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Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £33935 - £43361 per annum
Posted: Yesterday