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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 239 247 250
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1242 1155 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.16% 1.14% 1.12%
As % of the Applications category 7.56% 7.47% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 946 902 978
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
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
16428 15472 16272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.40% 15.31% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13383 12915 13821
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 £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 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
London -37 424 £55,000 - 64
South East +14 354 £47,500 +11.76% 17
North West +44 110 £42,500 +6.25% 11
East of England +30 103 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Yorkshire -45 75 £42,250 -6.11% 16
West Midlands +1 74 £37,500 -16.66% 9
South West -34 65 £42,500 +16.43% 18
East Midlands -19 22 £40,000 -5.88% 5
North East -18 7 £29,349 -34.78% 1
Midlands - 1 - - 1
South Coast - 1 - -
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 1541 (62.85%) Project Management
2 1212 (49.43%) PRINCE2
3 1188 (48.45%) MS Excel
4 974 (39.72%) Microsoft
5 929 (37.89%) Finance
6 774 (31.57%) MS Office
7 637 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
8 603 (24.59%) MS Visio
9 452 (18.43%) Degree
10 440 (17.94%) MS PowerPoint
11 375 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 319 (13.01%) SharePoint
13 307 (12.52%) Project Planning
14 285 (11.62%) Business Analysis
15 274 (11.17%) Change Management
16 266 (10.85%) ITIL
17 265 (10.81%) PMI Certification
18 244 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
19 233 (9.50%) Waterfall
20 222 (9.05%) Scrum
21 219 (8.93%) MS Project Server
22 217 (8.85%) Risk Management
23 202 (8.24%) PRINCE
24 198 (8.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 196 (7.99%) CRM
26 191 (7.79%) Programme Management
27 182 (7.42%) Retail
28 176 (7.18%) PMP
29 175 (7.14%) Windows
30 166 (6.77%) SQL

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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
1 319 (13.01%) SharePoint
2 219 (8.93%) MS Project Server
3 53 (2.16%) CMS
4 38 (1.55%) MS Exchange
5 28 (1.14%) IIS
6 24 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 22 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 21 (0.86%) Lync
9 18 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
11 14 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.49%) Umbraco
13 11 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (0.41%) IBM Notes
15 9 (0.37%) Apache
16 8 (0.33%) SAS
17 7 (0.29%) Confluence
17 7 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1188 (48.45%) MS Excel
2 774 (31.57%) MS Office
3 603 (24.59%) MS Visio
4 440 (17.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.41%) Acrobat
7 7 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.29%) Niku Workbench
8 5 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.16%) Open Workbench
10 3 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.12%) InDesign
10 3 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.082%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.082%) Mingle
12 1 (0.041%) NASTRAN
12 1 (0.041%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.041%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 46 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.41%) Tridion
3 7 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
4 6 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.20%) Academy Housing
5 5 (0.20%) arcHouse
5 5 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.20%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.20%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.16%) SAP PP
6 4 (0.16%) Maximo
6 4 (0.16%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.16%) Sage 1000
7 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.12%) Retail-J
7 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 38 (1.55%) Basecamp
2 27 (1.10%) SaaS
3 23 (0.94%) Office 365
4 17 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.33%) Force.com
6 5 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.082%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.082%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.082%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.08%) Internet
2 35 (1.43%) Firewall
3 29 (1.18%) Intranet
3 29 (1.18%) LAN
4 28 (1.14%) WAN
5 21 (0.86%) TCP/IP
6 19 (0.77%) SAN
7 14 (0.57%) Wireless
8 9 (0.37%) Network Security
8 9 (0.37%) IP Telephony
9 8 (0.33%) SSL
9 8 (0.33%) DNS
9 8 (0.33%) NAS
10 7 (0.29%) VPN
10 7 (0.29%) DHCP
11 6 (0.24%) HTTP
11 6 (0.24%) TETRA
12 5 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (0.20%) Unified Communications
12 5 (0.20%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 45 (1.84%) MySQL
3 44 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (1.31%) MS Access
5 24 (0.98%) OLAP
5 24 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 17 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (0.41%) Oracle OLAP
9 9 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (0.33%) DB2
11 7 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.24%) Informix
13 5 (0.20%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.20%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.20%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.20%) Big Data
14 4 (0.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 132 (5.38%) JIRA
2 41 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
4 34 (1.39%) RequisitePro
5 33 (1.35%) CaliberRM
5 33 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
5 33 (1.35%) FrontPage
6 17 (0.69%) Visual Studio
7 12 (0.49%) Axure RP
8 9 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 9 (0.37%) Subversion
9 8 (0.33%) LabVIEW
10 7 (0.29%) ClearQuest
11 5 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.20%) Log4Net
11 5 (0.20%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.16%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.12%) Redmine
14 2 (0.082%) TestDirector
14 2 (0.082%) Toad
General
1 929 (37.89%) Finance
2 182 (7.42%) Retail
3 159 (6.48%) Marketing
4 131 (5.34%) Banking
5 125 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 88 (3.59%) Legal
7 58 (2.37%) Law
8 48 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 45 (1.84%) Investment Banking
10 39 (1.59%) Advertising
11 38 (1.55%) Financial Institution
12 36 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 35 (1.43%) Automotive
14 34 (1.39%) French Language
14 34 (1.39%) Games
15 32 (1.31%) Publishing
16 27 (1.10%) Back Office
17 26 (1.06%) Spanish Language
18 25 (1.02%) Billing
19 24 (0.98%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1120 (45.68%) Project Manager
2 476 (19.41%) Analyst
3 260 (10.60%) Business Analyst
4 179 (7.30%) Senior Manager
5 170 (6.93%) Senior Project Manager
6 133 (5.42%) PMO Analyst
7 120 (4.89%) IT Project Manager
8 91 (3.71%) Programme Manager
9 69 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 69 (2.81%) Technical Manager
10 66 (2.69%) Business Manager
10 66 (2.69%) Coordinator
11 65 (2.65%) Technical Project Manager
12 63 (2.57%) Project Planner
13 57 (2.32%) Consultant
13 57 (2.32%) Senior Analyst
14 55 (2.24%) PMO Manager
15 53 (2.16%) Agile Project Manager
16 49 (2.00%) Junior
17 48 (1.96%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (5.34%) .NET
2 84 (3.43%) HTML
3 63 (2.57%) CSS
4 41 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 36 (1.47%) XML
6 20 (0.82%) Web Services
7 14 (0.57%) Middleware
7 14 (0.57%) jQuery
8 13 (0.53%) .NET Framework
9 12 (0.49%) HTML5
10 11 (0.45%) WCF
11 10 (0.41%) SOAP
11 10 (0.41%) COM
11 10 (0.41%) Ajax
12 9 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (0.33%) J2EE
14 7 (0.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 7 (0.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (0.29%) XSLT
15 5 (0.20%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 244 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 149 (6.08%) PMI
3 138 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 97 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 95 (3.87%) User Experience
6 62 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 53 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 46 (1.88%) Social Media
9 35 (1.43%) NHS
9 35 (1.43%) Visualisation
10 32 (1.31%) Mathematics
11 25 (1.02%) Life Science
11 25 (1.02%) Fixed Income
12 24 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
13 20 (0.82%) Equities
14 19 (0.77%) iPad
15 18 (0.73%) Blackberry
15 18 (0.73%) e-Health
16 15 (0.61%) Digital Media
16 15 (0.61%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 175 (7.14%) Windows
2 51 (2.08%) Linux
3 46 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 43 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 27 (1.10%) UNIX
7 20 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (0.73%) Solaris
9 17 (0.69%) Windows XP
10 11 (0.45%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.41%) AIX
12 7 (0.29%) Windows 2000
13 6 (0.24%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.20%) HPUX
15 4 (0.16%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.12%) pSOS
17 2 (0.082%) Android
17 2 (0.082%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.082%) Windows 2000 Server
18 1 (0.041%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1541 (62.85%) Project Management
2 1212 (49.43%) PRINCE2
3 637 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
4 375 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 307 (12.52%) Project Planning
6 285 (11.62%) Business Analysis
7 274 (11.17%) Change Management
8 266 (10.85%) ITIL
9 233 (9.50%) Waterfall
10 222 (9.05%) Scrum
11 217 (8.85%) Risk Management
12 202 (8.24%) PRINCE
13 196 (7.99%) CRM
14 191 (7.79%) Programme Management
15 157 (6.40%) Resource Management
16 152 (6.20%) Change Control
17 140 (5.71%) Line Management
18 119 (4.85%) Mentoring
19 105 (4.28%) ERP
20 99 (4.04%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (6.77%) SQL
2 63 (2.57%) C
3 60 (2.45%) JavaScript
4 55 (2.24%) C#
5 54 (2.20%) Java
6 21 (0.86%) C++
7 17 (0.69%) PHP
7 17 (0.69%) VB.NET
8 12 (0.49%) VBA
9 8 (0.33%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.24%) T-SQL
10 6 (0.24%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.20%) Perl
12 3 (0.12%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.12%) VB
12 3 (0.12%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.082%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.082%) Python
13 2 (0.082%) VB6
13 2 (0.082%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 452 (18.43%) Degree
2 265 (10.81%) PMI Certification
3 198 (8.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 176 (7.18%) PMP
5 144 (5.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 131 (5.34%) Security Cleared
7 114 (4.65%) ISEB
8 75 (3.06%) SC Cleared
9 51 (2.08%) APMP
10 37 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (0.82%) DV Cleared
13 18 (0.73%) SAP Certification
13 18 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
14 14 (0.57%) CISSP
15 13 (0.53%) MBA
16 12 (0.49%) MAPM
17 11 (0.45%) ISTQB
18 10 (0.41%) CBAP
19 9 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (4.77%) QA
2 58 (2.37%) ISO 9001
3 32 (1.31%) SLA
4 20 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (0.77%) COBIT
6 15 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.41%) Basel II
8 10 (0.41%) P3O
9 9 (0.37%) Solvency II
10 8 (0.33%) GCP
10 8 (0.33%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.16%) EMIR
11 4 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.16%) GxP
11 4 (0.16%) Basel III
11 4 (0.16%) COSO
12 3 (0.12%) GAMP
13 2 (0.082%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.041%) HL7
System Software
1 74 (3.02%) Active Directory
2 46 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.41%) XenApp
5 8 (0.33%) MetaFrame
5 8 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.24%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (0.24%) Novell eDirectory
8 5 (0.20%) vSphere
8 5 (0.20%) Firmware
8 5 (0.20%) RHEV
9 4 (0.16%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.041%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.041%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.041%) Samba
Systems Management
1 39 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (1.06%) SCCM
3 7 (0.29%) SCOM
4 6 (0.24%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (0.12%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.041%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.041%) WSUS
6 1 (0.041%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.041%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.041%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.041%) OpenView
6 1 (0.041%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.041%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 974 (39.72%) Microsoft
2 125 (5.10%) SAP
3 115 (4.69%) Oracle
4 56 (2.28%) VMware
5 47 (1.92%) Primavera
6 40 (1.63%) Cisco
7 39 (1.59%) HP
8 37 (1.51%) Citrix
9 33 (1.35%) Telelogic
9 33 (1.35%) iRise
10 30 (1.22%) Fujitsu
10 30 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
11 21 (0.86%) IBM
12 16 (0.65%) Adobe
12 16 (0.65%) EPiServer
12 16 (0.65%) hybris
13 15 (0.61%) Avaya
13 15 (0.61%) Apple
14 14 (0.57%) NetApp
14 14 (0.57%) Cognos
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