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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 282 263 257
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1026 1213 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.03% 1.11% 1.10%
As % of the Applications category 6.95% 7.25% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 791 875 884
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,025 £31,349 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
14757 16737 15710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.81% 15.26% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11982 13759 13048
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 £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 22 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 22 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 -22 421 £53,250 -0.44% 55
South East -22 229 £47,500 +11.76% 37
Yorkshire +40 87 £35,000 -1.40% 7
East of England -11 74 £50,000 +11.11% 11
North West +14 72 £42,500 +21.42% 10
West Midlands -29 66 £42,500 -10.52% 10
South West -46 53 £47,000 +4.44% 22
East Midlands +13 17 £35,000 +11.11% 8
Midlands +3 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North East -23 1 £25,000 -37.50% 2
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 1399 (65.84%) Project Management
2 1183 (55.67%) MS Excel
3 1096 (51.58%) PRINCE2
4 929 (43.72%) Microsoft
5 762 (35.86%) Finance
6 674 (31.72%) MS Office
7 626 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
8 550 (25.88%) MS Visio
9 421 (19.81%) MS PowerPoint
10 380 (17.88%) Degree
11 323 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 287 (13.51%) SharePoint
13 272 (12.80%) Waterfall
14 269 (12.66%) PMI Certification
15 243 (11.44%) Change Management
16 240 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
17 233 (10.96%) ITIL
18 229 (10.78%) Project Planning
19 220 (10.35%) Scrum
20 181 (8.52%) Business Analysis
21 179 (8.42%) Programme Management
22 174 (8.19%) Retail
23 167 (7.86%) PMP
24 164 (7.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 158 (7.44%) PRINCE
26 154 (7.25%) Windows
27 151 (7.11%) Management Information System
28 148 (6.96%) SQL
29 144 (6.78%) Risk Management
30 141 (6.64%) PMI

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 287 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 74 (3.48%) MS Project Server
3 43 (2.02%) CMS
4 32 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 30 (1.41%) Lync
6 27 (1.27%) MS Exchange
7 22 (1.04%) WebSphere
8 18 (0.85%) WorkSite
9 17 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (0.66%) Confluence
11 14 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
12 13 (0.61%) SAS
13 12 (0.56%) IIS
13 12 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
16 4 (0.19%) NetWeaver
16 4 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 1183 (55.67%) MS Excel
2 674 (31.72%) MS Office
3 550 (25.88%) MS Visio
4 421 (19.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 31 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.38%) Open Workbench
7 5 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (0.24%) Mingle
7 5 (0.24%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.19%) Niku Workbench
9 2 (0.094%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.047%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.047%) Windchill
10 1 (0.047%) SPSS
10 1 (0.047%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 45 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (1.88%) Primavera
3 17 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.38%) SAP BPC
5 8 (0.38%) SAP ERP
6 7 (0.33%) Markit EDM
6 7 (0.33%) Summit
7 5 (0.24%) SAP PM
7 5 (0.24%) PRMS
8 4 (0.19%) SAP PS
8 4 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.19%) SAP CS
8 4 (0.19%) SAP xRPM
8 4 (0.19%) SAP cProjects
8 4 (0.19%) Magento
9 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.14%) Remedy AR System
9 3 (0.14%) Teamcenter
9 3 (0.14%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.55%) Office 365
2 21 (0.99%) SaaS
3 14 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.56%) Basecamp
5 7 (0.33%) Dropbox
6 3 (0.14%) IaaS
6 3 (0.14%) Yammer
7 1 (0.047%) PaaS
7 1 (0.047%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.25%) Intranet
2 60 (2.82%) Internet
3 41 (1.93%) WAN
4 34 (1.60%) LAN
5 28 (1.32%) Firewall
5 28 (1.32%) Extranet
6 17 (0.80%) Wireless
6 17 (0.80%) SAN
6 17 (0.80%) TCP/IP
7 15 (0.71%) Structured Cabling
8 11 (0.52%) IP Telephony
8 11 (0.52%) VPN
9 10 (0.47%) WebEx
10 9 (0.42%) Unified Communications
11 8 (0.38%) PBX
12 7 (0.33%) NAS
12 7 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.33%) MPLS
12 7 (0.33%) Broadband
13 6 (0.28%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 54 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (1.84%) Data Mining
4 37 (1.74%) MS Access
5 29 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (0.99%) Relational Database
8 20 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
8 20 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 16 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (0.61%) MySQL
12 12 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (0.47%) RDBMS
13 10 (0.47%) OLAP
13 10 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.38%) OLAP Cube
15 7 (0.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 7 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 116 (5.46%) JIRA
2 24 (1.13%) Visual Studio
3 21 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (0.61%) Hudson
5 11 (0.52%) FrontPage
5 11 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
6 10 (0.47%) RequisitePro
6 10 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
6 10 (0.47%) CaliberRM
7 8 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (0.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 6 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.19%) Subversion
11 3 (0.14%) ClearQuest
11 3 (0.14%) Toad
12 2 (0.094%) Ant
12 2 (0.094%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.094%) Maven
12 2 (0.094%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.094%) Git (software)
General
1 762 (35.86%) Finance
2 174 (8.19%) Retail
3 135 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 108 (5.08%) Banking
5 106 (4.99%) Marketing
6 78 (3.67%) Legal
7 74 (3.48%) Billing
8 65 (3.06%) Law
9 57 (2.68%) Manufacturing
10 49 (2.31%) Electronics
11 48 (2.26%) Games
12 38 (1.79%) Advertising
13 33 (1.55%) Investment Banking
13 33 (1.55%) Publishing
14 26 (1.22%) Back Office
15 19 (0.89%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.71%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.56%) Local Government
18 9 (0.42%) Military
19 7 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1085 (51.06%) Project Manager
2 430 (20.24%) Analyst
3 194 (9.13%) Business Analyst
4 153 (7.20%) IT Project Manager
5 119 (5.60%) Coordinator
5 119 (5.60%) Senior Manager
6 116 (5.46%) PMO Analyst
7 115 (5.41%) Senior Project Manager
8 98 (4.61%) Project Coordinator
9 89 (4.19%) Agile Project Manager
10 79 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 66 (3.11%) Programme Manager
12 63 (2.96%) Technical Manager
13 61 (2.87%) Technical Project Manager
14 60 (2.82%) Junior
14 60 (2.82%) Consultant
15 51 (2.40%) Junior Project Manager
16 45 (2.12%) Software Manager
17 44 (2.07%) Senior Analyst
18 38 (1.79%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (5.41%) .NET
2 57 (2.68%) HTML
3 41 (1.93%) CSS
4 40 (1.88%) XML
5 23 (1.08%) Web Services
6 19 (0.89%) J2EE
7 15 (0.71%) ASP.NET
8 14 (0.66%) SOAP
8 14 (0.66%) HTML5
9 13 (0.61%) Velocity
10 11 (0.52%) Ajax
10 11 (0.52%) Middleware
11 10 (0.47%) Flash
11 10 (0.47%) .NET Framework
12 9 (0.42%) jQuery
12 9 (0.42%) WCF
13 8 (0.38%) Entity Framework
14 7 (0.33%) COM
15 6 (0.28%) WinForms
15 6 (0.28%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 240 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 151 (7.11%) Management Information System
3 141 (6.64%) PMI
4 86 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 43 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 33 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (1.51%) NHS
8 26 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 26 (1.22%) User Experience
9 22 (1.04%) EPoS
10 20 (0.94%) Visualisation
11 15 (0.71%) Wiki
11 15 (0.71%) iPad
11 15 (0.71%) DTV
12 12 (0.56%) Hedge funds
13 11 (0.52%) Internet of Things
14 10 (0.47%) Data Structures
14 10 (0.47%) Blackberry
14 10 (0.47%) Smartphone
14 10 (0.47%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 154 (7.25%) Windows
2 52 (2.45%) Windows 7
3 39 (1.84%) UNIX
4 30 (1.41%) Linux
5 29 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (0.94%) Android
9 13 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.42%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.38%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (0.28%) Windows 2000
13 6 (0.28%) Windows Phone
13 6 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
14 4 (0.19%) Solaris
14 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.047%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.047%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.047%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1399 (65.84%) Project Management
2 1096 (51.58%) PRINCE2
3 626 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
4 323 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 272 (12.80%) Waterfall
6 243 (11.44%) Change Management
7 233 (10.96%) ITIL
8 229 (10.78%) Project Planning
9 220 (10.35%) Scrum
10 181 (8.52%) Business Analysis
11 179 (8.42%) Programme Management
12 158 (7.44%) PRINCE
13 144 (6.78%) Risk Management
14 129 (6.07%) CRM
15 128 (6.02%) Change Control
16 126 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 113 (5.32%) E-Commerce
18 110 (5.18%) Service Delivery
18 110 (5.18%) Mentoring
19 106 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 148 (6.96%) SQL
2 97 (4.56%) Java
3 65 (3.06%) C
4 40 (1.88%) C#
5 37 (1.74%) JavaScript
6 22 (1.04%) VBA
7 20 (0.94%) C++
8 14 (0.66%) PHP
8 14 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 11 (0.52%) VB
10 9 (0.42%) PowerShell
10 9 (0.42%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.38%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.28%) Perl
13 5 (0.24%) Objective-C
13 5 (0.24%) MATLAB
14 4 (0.19%) Embedded C
14 4 (0.19%) Embedded C++
14 4 (0.19%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 380 (17.88%) Degree
2 269 (12.66%) PMI Certification
3 167 (7.86%) PMP
4 164 (7.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 136 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 72 (3.39%) Security Cleared
7 56 (2.64%) APMP
8 43 (2.02%) SC Cleared
9 38 (1.79%) ISEB
10 31 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (1.08%) DV Cleared
12 21 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (0.80%) ISTQB
15 15 (0.71%) HND
16 12 (0.56%) CCNA
17 10 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 9 (0.42%) MOS
18 9 (0.42%) MCSE
19 6 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (5.36%) QA
2 31 (1.46%) SLA
3 28 (1.32%) PMBOK
4 20 (0.94%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.80%) ISO 9000
7 14 (0.66%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.42%) P3O
9 7 (0.33%) Basel II
10 5 (0.24%) FATCA
11 3 (0.14%) AIFMD
11 3 (0.14%) EMIR
12 2 (0.094%) GCP
12 2 (0.094%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.047%) MiFID
13 1 (0.047%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.047%) UCITS
13 1 (0.047%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 38 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
4 9 (0.42%) ISA Server
5 7 (0.33%) vSphere
6 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.14%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.094%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.047%) XenApp
9 1 (0.047%) Snort
Systems Management
1 24 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.61%) SCCM
3 12 (0.56%) SCOM
4 5 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.094%) Salt
6 2 (0.094%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.094%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.094%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.094%) Puppet
7 1 (0.047%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.047%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.047%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.047%) SCSM
7 1 (0.047%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.047%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 929 (43.72%) Microsoft
2 91 (4.28%) Oracle
3 72 (3.39%) SAP
4 49 (2.31%) VMware
5 41 (1.93%) Cisco
6 31 (1.46%) Planview
7 29 (1.36%) HP
8 24 (1.13%) IBM
9 23 (1.08%) hybris
10 22 (1.04%) ATG
10 22 (1.04%) Citrix
11 17 (0.80%) Avaya
12 16 (0.75%) Interwoven
13 14 (0.66%) BMC
13 14 (0.66%) Apple
13 14 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (0.61%) Adobe
15 12 (0.56%) Demandware
16 11 (0.52%) Google
16 11 (0.52%) Niku
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