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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 355 290 281
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 807 1062 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.85% 1.08% 1.11%
As % of the Applications category 6.13% 6.86% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 664 833 828
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
13168 15479 14454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.85% 15.81% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10863 12824 11774
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -13 365 £52,500 - 41
South East -22 168 £52,250 +16.11% 27
East of England -31 72 £50,000 +11.11% 11
South West -29 58 £45,000 +5.88% 9
North West -5 45 £37,500 -2.59% 9
West Midlands -23 39 £35,000 -15.66% 3
Yorkshire -43 28 £40,000 +23.07% 4
East Midlands -18 17 £55,000 +127.72% 6
Midlands +20 7 £38,500 -
North East -10 2 £31,000 -11.42%
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1141 (62.01%) Project Management
2 907 (49.29%) MS Excel
3 894 (48.59%) PRINCE2
4 825 (44.84%) Microsoft
5 779 (42.34%) Finance
6 603 (32.77%) MS Office
7 567 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
8 435 (23.64%) MS Visio
9 352 (19.13%) Degree
10 344 (18.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 320 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
12 241 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
13 235 (12.77%) Waterfall
14 223 (12.12%) ITIL
15 216 (11.74%) Change Management
16 215 (11.68%) SharePoint
17 208 (11.30%) Project Planning
18 203 (11.03%) Risk Management
19 193 (10.49%) Business Analysis
20 189 (10.27%) Scrum
21 185 (10.05%) Programme Management
22 175 (9.51%) PMI Certification
23 151 (8.21%) SDLC
24 150 (8.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 143 (7.77%) Change Control
26 133 (7.23%) Windows
27 128 (6.96%) Retail
28 124 (6.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
28 124 (6.74%) Mentoring
29 122 (6.63%) PMP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 215 (11.68%) SharePoint
2 108 (5.87%) MS Project Server
3 37 (2.01%) CMS
4 24 (1.30%) Confluence
5 18 (0.98%) SAS
5 18 (0.98%) Skype for Business
6 16 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
7 13 (0.71%) Apache
8 8 (0.43%) IIS
9 5 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.27%) Kentico
9 5 (0.27%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.16%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.11%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.11%) Totara
13 1 (0.054%) eRoom
Applications
1 907 (49.29%) MS Excel
2 603 (32.77%) MS Office
3 435 (23.64%) MS Visio
4 320 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.87%) AutoCAD
6 8 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.43%) Open Workbench
6 8 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.27%) Niku Workbench
8 4 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.16%) CorelDRAW
9 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.11%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.11%) Maya
11 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 57 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.63%) Primavera
3 12 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.38%) Siebel Analytics
6 6 (0.33%) CA PPM
6 6 (0.33%) GoldMine
7 5 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.27%) SAP R/3
8 4 (0.22%) CSG Singleview
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.22%) SAP GRC
9 3 (0.16%) SAP QM
9 3 (0.16%) Summit
10 2 (0.11%) Academy Housing
10 2 (0.11%) arcHouse
10 2 (0.11%) Magento
10 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.11%) SAP PM
10 2 (0.11%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.17%) Office 365
2 17 (0.92%) SaaS
3 9 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.38%) Trello
5 6 (0.33%) Basecamp
5 6 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.22%) IaaS
6 4 (0.22%) PaaS
7 3 (0.16%) Yammer
8 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.054%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.17%) Intranet
2 36 (1.96%) LAN
3 33 (1.79%) Internet
4 31 (1.68%) WAN
5 22 (1.20%) SAN
6 21 (1.14%) Skype
7 20 (1.09%) Firewall
8 17 (0.92%) MPLS
9 13 (0.71%) Extranet
10 11 (0.60%) Unified Communications
11 10 (0.54%) VPN
12 9 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
13 8 (0.43%) VoIP
14 7 (0.38%) IP Telephony
14 7 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (0.27%) DNS
15 5 (0.27%) IPv4
15 5 (0.27%) IPv6
15 5 (0.27%) NAS
15 5 (0.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 28 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 19 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (0.82%) Big Data
6 12 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (0.54%) MS Access
8 8 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (0.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 7 (0.38%) Data Mining
9 7 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.33%) MySQL
10 6 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (0.33%) SAP BW
11 5 (0.27%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.22%) DB2
12 4 (0.22%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.11%) SAP BI
14 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 106 (5.76%) JIRA
2 31 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (0.71%) ProC
4 12 (0.65%) Axure RP
5 9 (0.49%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.43%) Selenium
7 7 (0.38%) HP UFT
8 6 (0.33%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.27%) CruiseControl
9 5 (0.27%) Hudson
9 5 (0.27%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.27%) JMeter
10 3 (0.16%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.16%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (0.16%) Subversion
11 2 (0.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (0.11%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.11%) RequisitePro
11 2 (0.11%) TestDirector
General
1 779 (42.34%) Finance
2 128 (6.96%) Retail
3 121 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 120 (6.52%) Banking
5 110 (5.98%) Marketing
6 64 (3.48%) Legal
7 53 (2.88%) Manufacturing
8 46 (2.50%) Back Office
9 45 (2.45%) Advertising
10 40 (2.17%) Publishing
11 39 (2.12%) Billing
12 35 (1.90%) Law
13 25 (1.36%) Electronics
14 23 (1.25%) Financial Institution
15 20 (1.09%) Investment Banking
16 18 (0.98%) Mandarin Language
17 12 (0.65%) Front Office
17 12 (0.65%) Games
18 11 (0.60%) Automotive
18 11 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 918 (49.89%) Project Manager
2 409 (22.23%) Analyst
3 165 (8.97%) Business Analyst
4 154 (8.37%) IT Manager
5 144 (7.83%) IT Project Manager
6 136 (7.39%) PMO Analyst
7 126 (6.85%) Software Project Manager
8 116 (6.30%) Senior Manager
9 115 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
10 107 (5.82%) Infrastructure Manager
11 105 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 102 (5.54%) Agile Project Manager
13 101 (5.49%) Project Analyst
14 71 (3.86%) Technical Manager
15 69 (3.75%) Coordinator
16 67 (3.64%) Technical Project Manager
17 62 (3.37%) Programme Manager
18 59 (3.21%) Digital Project Manager
19 57 (3.10%) Software Manager
20 52 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (4.35%) .NET
2 42 (2.28%) HTML
3 29 (1.58%) CSS
4 19 (1.03%) XML
5 13 (0.71%) EDI
6 11 (0.60%) ASP.NET
7 9 (0.49%) Middleware
8 8 (0.43%) Web Services
9 7 (0.38%) .NET Framework
9 7 (0.38%) SOAP
10 6 (0.33%) HTML5
10 6 (0.33%) JSON
11 5 (0.27%) Ajax
11 5 (0.27%) jQuery
11 5 (0.27%) WCF
12 4 (0.22%) Entity Framework
13 3 (0.16%) CSS3
13 3 (0.16%) SAP Fiori
14 2 (0.11%) SAP PI
14 2 (0.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 241 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (6.03%) Data Centre
3 94 (5.11%) PMI
4 92 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 52 (2.83%) User Experience
6 40 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 35 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 30 (1.63%) Driving Licence
9 28 (1.52%) Client/Server
10 19 (1.03%) NHS
11 18 (0.98%) Data Structures
12 17 (0.92%) iPad
13 15 (0.82%) Mathematics
14 14 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (0.76%) SWIFT
15 12 (0.65%) CCTV
15 12 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
16 11 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (0.54%) e-Learning
18 9 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 133 (7.23%) Windows
2 31 (1.68%) Unix
3 22 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 21 (1.14%) Windows Server
5 14 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (0.71%) Linux
7 12 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.33%) Solaris
8 6 (0.33%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.27%) Android
9 5 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.27%) CentOS
9 5 (0.27%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.11%) AIX
11 2 (0.11%) VMS
12 1 (0.054%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1141 (62.01%) Project Management
2 894 (48.59%) PRINCE2
3 567 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
4 344 (18.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 235 (12.77%) Waterfall
6 223 (12.12%) ITIL
7 216 (11.74%) Change Management
8 208 (11.30%) Project Planning
9 203 (11.03%) Risk Management
10 193 (10.49%) Business Analysis
11 189 (10.27%) Scrum
12 185 (10.05%) Programme Management
13 151 (8.21%) SDLC
14 143 (7.77%) Change Control
15 124 (6.74%) Mentoring
16 116 (6.30%) CRM
17 109 (5.92%) Time Management
18 100 (5.43%) Project Governance
19 86 (4.67%) Resource Management
20 82 (4.46%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 112 (6.09%) SQL
2 81 (4.40%) C
3 43 (2.34%) Java
4 37 (2.01%) C#
5 29 (1.58%) JavaScript
6 21 (1.14%) C++
7 16 (0.87%) PL/SQL
8 13 (0.71%) Perl
8 13 (0.71%) Shell Script
9 12 (0.65%) VBA
10 8 (0.43%) VB
11 7 (0.38%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.27%) PHP
12 5 (0.27%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.11%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.11%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.054%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.054%) Delphi
14 1 (0.054%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 352 (19.13%) Degree
2 175 (9.51%) PMI Certification
3 150 (8.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 124 (6.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 122 (6.63%) PMP
6 68 (3.70%) Security Cleared
7 60 (3.26%) ISEB
8 56 (3.04%) APMP
9 45 (2.45%) SC Cleared
10 23 (1.25%) ISTQB
11 22 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (0.87%) MOS
14 12 (0.65%) MBA
14 12 (0.65%) NVQ Level 3
15 11 (0.60%) DV Cleared
16 10 (0.54%) MCSE
16 10 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 9 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
18 8 (0.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (5.16%) QA
2 37 (2.01%) SLA
3 27 (1.47%) PMBOK
4 20 (1.09%) P3O
5 17 (0.92%) Dodd-Frank
6 16 (0.87%) EMIR
7 13 (0.71%) SEPA
8 11 (0.60%) MiFID
9 7 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.38%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.33%) FATCA
11 4 (0.22%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 2 (0.11%) COBIT
13 2 (0.11%) DO-254
14 1 (0.054%) Basel III
14 1 (0.054%) HL7
14 1 (0.054%) IEC 61508
14 1 (0.054%) Val IT
System Software
1 38 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.33%) Firmware
4 5 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.054%) Docker
6 1 (0.054%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.054%) UAG
6 1 (0.054%) vCloud
6 1 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.054%) XenApp
6 1 (0.054%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.76%) SCCM
3 6 (0.33%) NetBackup
3 6 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.33%) Puppet
3 6 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (0.33%) ThinApp
4 5 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.054%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.054%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.054%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.054%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.054%) SCOM
6 1 (0.054%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 825 (44.84%) Microsoft
2 93 (5.05%) Oracle
3 59 (3.21%) SAP
4 50 (2.72%) HP
5 44 (2.39%) Cisco
5 44 (2.39%) VMware
6 31 (1.68%) Citrix
7 21 (1.14%) Adobe
8 20 (1.09%) EMC
9 18 (0.98%) Planview
10 15 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (0.71%) CheckPoint
11 13 (0.71%) Dell
12 11 (0.60%) Avaya
12 11 (0.60%) IBM
12 11 (0.60%) Progress
13 9 (0.49%) Cognizant
13 9 (0.49%) Twitter
14 8 (0.43%) Siebel
14 8 (0.43%) Sybase
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Essex
Maxegan
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
euro car parts
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
euro car parts
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Omni IT
Salary: £10000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Somerset
myBench Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: Excellent salary plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bonus & share incentive
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £63,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago