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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 277 255 261
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1092 1246 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.06% 1.12% 1.05%
As % of the Applications category 7.11% 7.44% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 856 882 867
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £69,000
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
15360 16753 16114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.94% 15.07% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12428 13700 13392
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -13 445 £53,500 +1.90% 59
South East -33 239 £47,500 +11.76% 42
Yorkshire +38 98 £33,000 -6.38% 5
East of England -11 77 £50,000 +11.11% 6
North West +15 74 £42,500 +24.63% 22
South West -36 69 £42,500 -5.55% 16
West Midlands -27 57 £42,500 -7.10% 7
East Midlands +16 25 £42,500 +4.93% 3
Midlands +12 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South Coast +1 1 £47,500 -13.63%
North East -31 1 £35,000 -12.50%
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1415 (64.70%) Project Management
2 1223 (55.92%) MS Excel
3 1116 (51.03%) PRINCE2
4 986 (45.08%) Microsoft
5 795 (36.35%) Finance
6 659 (30.13%) MS Office
7 617 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
8 545 (24.92%) MS Visio
9 441 (20.16%) MS PowerPoint
10 405 (18.52%) Degree
11 339 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 294 (13.44%) SharePoint
13 279 (12.76%) PMI Certification
14 278 (12.71%) Waterfall
15 261 (11.93%) Change Management
16 239 (10.93%) ITIL
17 238 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
18 234 (10.70%) Project Planning
19 211 (9.65%) Scrum
20 191 (8.73%) Business Analysis
21 185 (8.46%) Programme Management
22 176 (8.05%) Retail
23 173 (7.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 167 (7.64%) PMP
25 163 (7.45%) PRINCE
26 155 (7.09%) Risk Management
27 153 (7.00%) Windows
28 150 (6.86%) SQL
29 147 (6.72%) PMI
29 147 (6.72%) Telecoms

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 294 (13.44%) SharePoint
2 91 (4.16%) MS Project Server
3 37 (1.69%) CMS
4 32 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 28 (1.28%) Lync
6 26 (1.19%) MS Exchange
7 18 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 18 (0.82%) WorkSite
7 18 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
8 17 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 14 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.50%) IIS
12 8 (0.37%) Confluence
13 7 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (0.27%) SAS
15 4 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
16 3 (0.14%) WordPress
16 3 (0.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 1223 (55.92%) MS Excel
2 659 (30.13%) MS Office
3 545 (24.92%) MS Visio
4 441 (20.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.46%) Open Workbench
7 9 (0.41%) Niku Workbench
8 6 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.27%) AutoCAD
9 5 (0.23%) Mingle
10 3 (0.14%) Windchill
10 3 (0.14%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.046%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.046%) SPSS
11 1 (0.046%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.046%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 51 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (1.65%) Primavera
3 16 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 8 (0.37%) SAP BPC
5 7 (0.32%) Summit
5 7 (0.32%) Markit EDM
5 7 (0.32%) Changepoint
6 5 (0.23%) SAP PM
6 5 (0.23%) PRMS
7 4 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (0.18%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.18%) Finacle
7 4 (0.18%) SAP xRPM
7 4 (0.18%) SAP cProjects
7 4 (0.18%) Magento
7 4 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.18%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.18%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 35 (1.60%) Office 365
2 20 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (0.82%) SaaS
4 15 (0.69%) Basecamp
5 11 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.32%) Dropbox
7 3 (0.14%) IaaS
7 3 (0.14%) Yammer
8 1 (0.046%) Force.com
8 1 (0.046%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (3.89%) Intranet
2 66 (3.02%) Internet
3 41 (1.87%) WAN
4 35 (1.60%) Extranet
5 34 (1.55%) LAN
6 29 (1.33%) Firewall
7 20 (0.91%) TCP/IP
8 18 (0.82%) Wireless
9 16 (0.73%) Structured Cabling
10 15 (0.69%) SAN
11 12 (0.55%) IP Telephony
12 11 (0.50%) VPN
13 10 (0.46%) WebEx
13 10 (0.46%) Unified Communications
14 7 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (0.32%) MPLS
14 7 (0.32%) PBX
14 7 (0.32%) Broadband
15 5 (0.23%) DNS
15 5 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 54 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (1.74%) Data Mining
4 31 (1.42%) MS Access
4 31 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
7 20 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (0.91%) Oracle Database
8 17 (0.78%) Relational Database
9 15 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.46%) OLAP
12 10 (0.46%) MySQL
13 8 (0.37%) OLAP Cube
13 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 105 (4.80%) JIRA
2 30 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 13 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
4 13 (0.59%) FrontPage
5 12 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
5 12 (0.55%) CaliberRM
5 12 (0.55%) RequisitePro
6 11 (0.50%) Hudson
7 8 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (0.23%) ClearQuest
11 4 (0.18%) Subversion
12 3 (0.14%) Toad
12 3 (0.14%) Axure RP
13 2 (0.091%) Maven
13 2 (0.091%) Selenium
13 2 (0.091%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.091%) Git (software)
General
1 795 (36.35%) Finance
2 176 (8.05%) Retail
3 147 (6.72%) Telecoms
4 119 (5.44%) Banking
5 108 (4.94%) Marketing
6 83 (3.80%) Billing
6 83 (3.80%) Legal
7 71 (3.25%) Law
8 61 (2.79%) Manufacturing
9 55 (2.51%) Electronics
10 43 (1.97%) Games
11 40 (1.83%) Investment Banking
12 35 (1.60%) Advertising
13 33 (1.51%) Publishing
14 26 (1.19%) Back Office
15 20 (0.91%) Aerospace
16 18 (0.82%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.64%) Military
18 10 (0.46%) Automotive
19 8 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1098 (50.21%) Project Manager
2 446 (20.39%) Analyst
3 208 (9.51%) Business Analyst
4 164 (7.50%) IT Project Manager
5 139 (6.36%) Senior Manager
6 135 (6.17%) Senior Project Manager
7 121 (5.53%) Coordinator
8 111 (5.08%) PMO Analyst
9 99 (4.53%) Project Coordinator
10 82 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 82 (3.75%) Agile Project Manager
11 75 (3.43%) Programme Manager
12 62 (2.83%) Technical Manager
13 60 (2.74%) Consultant
13 60 (2.74%) Technical Project Manager
14 46 (2.10%) Junior
14 46 (2.10%) Senior Analyst
14 46 (2.10%) Business Manager
15 45 (2.06%) Software Manager
16 40 (1.83%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (5.49%) .NET
2 68 (3.11%) HTML
3 47 (2.15%) CSS
4 35 (1.60%) XML
5 19 (0.87%) J2EE
5 19 (0.87%) Web Services
6 16 (0.73%) HTML5
6 16 (0.73%) ASP.NET
7 12 (0.55%) Ajax
7 12 (0.55%) Middleware
8 11 (0.50%) Velocity
9 10 (0.46%) jQuery
9 10 (0.46%) Flash
10 9 (0.41%) SOAP
10 9 (0.41%) .NET Framework
11 7 (0.32%) WebCenter
12 6 (0.27%) COM
13 4 (0.18%) WCF
13 4 (0.18%) TIBCO EMS
13 4 (0.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 238 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 147 (6.72%) PMI
3 144 (6.58%) Management Information System
4 87 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 47 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 34 (1.55%) NHS
7 32 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (1.46%) Client/Server
8 27 (1.23%) User Experience
9 23 (1.05%) EPoS
10 22 (1.01%) Visualisation
11 16 (0.73%) iPad
12 13 (0.59%) DTV
12 13 (0.59%) Wiki
13 12 (0.55%) Hedge funds
14 11 (0.50%) Smartphone
14 11 (0.50%) Internet of Things
15 10 (0.46%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.46%) Mathematics
15 10 (0.46%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 153 (7.00%) Windows
2 59 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 33 (1.51%) UNIX
4 31 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (1.19%) Linux
7 21 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.59%) Android
9 11 (0.50%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.27%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.27%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.18%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.18%) Solaris
12 2 (0.091%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.046%) AIX
13 1 (0.046%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.046%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.046%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.046%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1415 (64.70%) Project Management
2 1116 (51.03%) PRINCE2
3 617 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
4 339 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 278 (12.71%) Waterfall
6 261 (11.93%) Change Management
7 239 (10.93%) ITIL
8 234 (10.70%) Project Planning
9 211 (9.65%) Scrum
10 191 (8.73%) Business Analysis
11 185 (8.46%) Programme Management
12 163 (7.45%) PRINCE
13 155 (7.09%) Risk Management
14 137 (6.26%) Change Control
15 130 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 128 (5.85%) CRM
17 117 (5.35%) Service Delivery
18 116 (5.30%) E-Commerce
19 113 (5.17%) Resource Management
20 111 (5.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 150 (6.86%) SQL
2 95 (4.34%) Java
3 65 (2.97%) C
4 40 (1.83%) JavaScript
5 38 (1.74%) C#
6 22 (1.01%) VBA
7 16 (0.73%) PHP
8 15 (0.69%) PL/SQL
9 14 (0.64%) C++
10 9 (0.41%) PowerShell
11 8 (0.37%) VB.NET
11 8 (0.37%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.32%) VB
13 6 (0.27%) Perl
14 5 (0.23%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.23%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.18%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.14%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.14%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 405 (18.52%) Degree
2 279 (12.76%) PMI Certification
3 173 (7.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 167 (7.64%) PMP
5 132 (6.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 77 (3.52%) Security Cleared
7 57 (2.61%) APMP
8 49 (2.24%) ISEB
9 46 (2.10%) SC Cleared
10 32 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
11 26 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (1.10%) DV Cleared
13 21 (0.96%) ISTQB
14 17 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (0.59%) CCNA
16 12 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (0.55%) HND
17 10 (0.46%) MCSE
18 9 (0.41%) MOS
19 7 (0.32%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (5.58%) QA
2 41 (1.87%) SLA
3 28 (1.28%) PMBOK
4 20 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.78%) ISO 9000
7 14 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.41%) P3O
9 7 (0.32%) Basel II
10 6 (0.27%) FATCA
11 4 (0.18%) EMIR
11 4 (0.18%) AIFMD
12 2 (0.091%) UCITS
12 2 (0.091%) MiFID
12 2 (0.091%) DO-254
12 2 (0.091%) GCP
12 2 (0.091%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.046%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.046%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.046%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 33 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (0.32%) ISA Server
5 7 (0.32%) vSphere
5 7 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.14%) XenApp
8 2 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.091%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.091%) Firmware
8 2 (0.091%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.046%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.046%) Snort
Systems Management
1 23 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.46%) SCCM
2 10 (0.46%) SCOM
3 5 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.14%) WSUS
5 2 (0.091%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.091%) Salt
5 2 (0.091%) Puppet
5 2 (0.091%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.091%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.046%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.046%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.046%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.046%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.046%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.046%) SCSM
Vendors
1 986 (45.08%) Microsoft
2 80 (3.66%) Oracle
3 78 (3.57%) SAP
4 45 (2.06%) VMware
5 38 (1.74%) Cisco
6 35 (1.60%) Planview
7 33 (1.51%) HP
8 22 (1.01%) Citrix
9 20 (0.91%) IBM
10 19 (0.87%) hybris
11 18 (0.82%) ATG
12 16 (0.73%) Adobe
12 16 (0.73%) Interwoven
12 16 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (0.73%) Niku
13 14 (0.64%) BMC
13 14 (0.64%) Avaya
14 12 (0.55%) iRise
14 12 (0.55%) Telelogic
15 11 (0.50%) Google
London
Campus Bouygues Construction
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension + Bonus + Flexi Work + Home
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £115000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
JPS Selection
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car and benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago