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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 283 266 248
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -18
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1051 1169 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.03% 1.08% 1.16%
As % of the Applications category 7.22% 7.09% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 874 869 935
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
14554 16492 15324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.31% 15.28% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12124 13224 12811
Average salary £39,875 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +15 430 £53,500 +1.90% 50
South East -76 203 £45,000 -5.26% 28
North West +16 109 £40,000 -11.11% 15
East of England +26 100 £43,250 +1.76% 12
West Midlands +12 70 £43,250 +27.20% 11
Yorkshire +5 54 £42,500 -5.55% 10
South West -42 43 £45,000 +12.50% 7
East Midlands +19 28 £41,174 -8.50% 4
Midlands -2 8 £55,000 -
North East -11 2 - - 3
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1396 (66.04%) Project Management
2 1082 (51.18%) MS Excel
3 1035 (48.96%) PRINCE2
4 906 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 856 (40.49%) Finance
6 660 (31.22%) MS Office
7 619 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
8 471 (22.28%) MS Visio
9 426 (20.15%) MS PowerPoint
10 349 (16.51%) Degree
11 343 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 295 (13.95%) PMI Certification
13 280 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
14 264 (12.49%) Waterfall
15 263 (12.44%) SharePoint
16 241 (11.40%) Change Management
17 226 (10.69%) ITIL
17 226 (10.69%) Scrum
18 224 (10.60%) Project Planning
19 201 (9.51%) Programme Management
20 193 (9.13%) PMP
21 183 (8.66%) SDLC
22 180 (8.51%) Business Analysis
23 173 (8.18%) Retail
24 168 (7.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 163 (7.71%) PMI
26 147 (6.95%) Windows
27 145 (6.86%) SQL
28 144 (6.81%) Risk Management
29 135 (6.39%) JIRA

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 263 (12.44%) SharePoint
2 80 (3.78%) MS Project Server
3 41 (1.94%) CMS
4 40 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 25 (1.18%) SAS
6 23 (1.09%) Confluence
7 19 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 18 (0.85%) MS Exchange
9 17 (0.80%) Lync
10 15 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (0.52%) IIS
11 11 (0.52%) WorkSite
11 11 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (0.28%) Magnolia
13 6 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.28%) NetWeaver
14 5 (0.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1082 (51.18%) MS Excel
2 660 (31.22%) MS Office
3 471 (22.28%) MS Visio
4 426 (20.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.33%) Open Workbench
7 6 (0.28%) Niku Workbench
7 6 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.24%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.24%) Mingle
9 1 (0.047%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.047%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 47 (2.22%) Primavera
2 17 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.52%) CA PPM
5 10 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
8 7 (0.33%) Magento
8 7 (0.33%) Markit EDM
9 6 (0.28%) Finacle
9 6 (0.28%) SAP BPC
9 6 (0.28%) Remedy AR System
9 6 (0.28%) Temenos T24
9 6 (0.28%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.28%) Misys Equation
9 6 (0.28%) Misys Midas
10 4 (0.19%) Teamcenter
10 4 (0.19%) SAP CS
10 4 (0.19%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.51%) SaaS
2 14 (0.66%) Office 365
3 10 (0.47%) Basecamp
3 10 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.33%) Dropbox
5 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.24%) Lucidchart
6 4 (0.19%) IaaS
7 3 (0.14%) Yammer
7 3 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.51%) Internet
2 30 (1.42%) Intranet
3 22 (1.04%) Firewall
4 21 (0.99%) WAN
5 16 (0.76%) LAN
5 16 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.76%) SAN
6 13 (0.61%) VPN
6 13 (0.61%) Skype
7 12 (0.57%) PBX
7 12 (0.57%) Extranet
8 11 (0.52%) WebEx
8 11 (0.52%) Unified Communications
9 9 (0.43%) NAS
9 9 (0.43%) Multicast
9 9 (0.43%) MPLS
9 9 (0.43%) Wireless
10 7 (0.33%) IP Telephony
10 7 (0.33%) CTI
11 5 (0.24%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (3.78%) SQL Server
2 42 (1.99%) Relational Database
3 24 (1.14%) MySQL
4 22 (1.04%) MS Access
5 20 (0.95%) DB2
6 19 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (0.76%) RDBMS
8 13 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.38%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Power View
11 7 (0.33%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.24%) Big Data
14 4 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 135 (6.39%) JIRA
2 24 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 18 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (0.71%) Hudson
5 7 (0.33%) Subversion
6 5 (0.24%) Toad
6 5 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 4 (0.19%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.14%) Selenium
8 3 (0.14%) ProC
8 3 (0.14%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.095%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.095%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.095%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.047%) PowerDesigner
10 1 (0.047%) ERwin
10 1 (0.047%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.047%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.047%) LSMW
10 1 (0.047%) MagicDraw
General
1 856 (40.49%) Finance
2 173 (8.18%) Retail
3 131 (6.20%) Telecoms
4 127 (6.01%) Banking
5 94 (4.45%) Marketing
6 64 (3.03%) Legal
7 58 (2.74%) Billing
8 55 (2.60%) Manufacturing
9 50 (2.37%) Investment Banking
10 47 (2.22%) Law
11 44 (2.08%) Games
12 36 (1.70%) Advertising
12 36 (1.70%) Publishing
13 27 (1.28%) Back Office
14 25 (1.18%) Electronics
15 24 (1.14%) Financial Institution
16 18 (0.85%) Spanish Language
17 17 (0.80%) Local Government
18 14 (0.66%) Portuguese Language
19 11 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1064 (50.33%) Project Manager
2 425 (20.10%) Analyst
3 156 (7.38%) Business Analyst
4 149 (7.05%) PMO Analyst
5 147 (6.95%) IT Project Manager
6 125 (5.91%) Senior Manager
7 116 (5.49%) Senior Project Manager
8 101 (4.78%) Coordinator
9 99 (4.68%) Agile Project Manager
10 75 (3.55%) Project Coordinator
11 74 (3.50%) Consultant
12 63 (2.98%) Programme Manager
12 63 (2.98%) Junior
13 62 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 61 (2.89%) Technical Manager
15 60 (2.84%) Technical Project Manager
16 52 (2.46%) Junior Project Manager
17 50 (2.37%) PMO Manager
18 45 (2.13%) Software Manager
18 45 (2.13%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (3.83%) .NET
2 40 (1.89%) HTML
3 32 (1.51%) CSS
4 30 (1.42%) XML
5 23 (1.09%) Web Services
6 19 (0.90%) SOAP
7 16 (0.76%) COM
8 15 (0.71%) REST
8 15 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (0.61%) Entity Framework
9 13 (0.61%) ServiceStack
9 13 (0.61%) WinForms
9 13 (0.61%) WCF
9 13 (0.61%) WPF
9 13 (0.61%) Silverlight
10 12 (0.57%) .NET Framework
11 11 (0.52%) Middleware
12 9 (0.43%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.43%) Velocity
13 8 (0.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 280 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 163 (7.71%) PMI
3 123 (5.82%) Management Information System
4 102 (4.82%) Data Centre
5 52 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 27 (1.28%) User Experience
7 23 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 22 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (0.76%) iPad
9 16 (0.76%) Wiki
9 16 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (0.71%) DTV
11 14 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 14 (0.66%) Fixed Income
12 13 (0.61%) Equities
12 13 (0.61%) N-Tier
12 13 (0.61%) Hedge funds
12 13 (0.61%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.57%) Fat Client
13 12 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 147 (6.95%) Windows
2 46 (2.18%) UNIX
3 33 (1.56%) Linux
4 31 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 25 (1.18%) Android
8 22 (1.04%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.61%) Windows Phone
9 13 (0.61%) Windows Phone 7
9 13 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.47%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.33%) Windows 2000
12 7 (0.33%) Solaris
13 5 (0.24%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.19%) CentOS
15 2 (0.095%) VMS
15 2 (0.095%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1396 (66.04%) Project Management
2 1035 (48.96%) PRINCE2
3 619 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
4 343 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 264 (12.49%) Waterfall
6 241 (11.40%) Change Management
7 226 (10.69%) ITIL
7 226 (10.69%) Scrum
8 224 (10.60%) Project Planning
9 201 (9.51%) Programme Management
10 183 (8.66%) SDLC
11 180 (8.51%) Business Analysis
12 144 (6.81%) Risk Management
13 121 (5.72%) Change Control
14 120 (5.68%) PRINCE
15 116 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
16 115 (5.44%) Mentoring
17 112 (5.30%) Service Delivery
17 112 (5.30%) Time Management
18 102 (4.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 145 (6.86%) SQL
2 81 (3.83%) Java
3 80 (3.78%) C
4 35 (1.66%) C++
5 33 (1.56%) C#
6 29 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 17 (0.80%) PHP
8 16 (0.76%) VB
9 14 (0.66%) VBA
10 13 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 13 (0.61%) Perl
11 11 (0.52%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.33%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.28%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.24%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.095%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.095%) VBScript
16 1 (0.047%) AWK
16 1 (0.047%) Korn
16 1 (0.047%) XPath
Qualifications
1 349 (16.51%) Degree
2 295 (13.95%) PMI Certification
3 193 (9.13%) PMP
4 168 (7.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 122 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 53 (2.51%) APMP
7 52 (2.46%) Security Cleared
8 43 (2.03%) ISEB
9 36 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (1.23%) SC Cleared
11 13 (0.61%) CAPM
12 12 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (0.52%) HND
14 10 (0.47%) ISTQB
15 9 (0.43%) DV Cleared
16 8 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 8 (0.38%) MCITP
17 6 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
17 6 (0.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.11%) QA
2 33 (1.56%) SLA
3 28 (1.32%) PMBOK
4 24 (1.14%) MiFID
4 24 (1.14%) EMIR
4 24 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
5 20 (0.95%) P3O
6 17 (0.80%) ISO 9001
7 16 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.52%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.14%) FATCA
11 1 (0.047%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.047%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 49 (2.32%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.19%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.14%) XenApp
7 2 (0.095%) vSphere
7 2 (0.095%) Firmware
7 2 (0.095%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.047%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.047%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.047%) Novell eDirectory
8 1 (0.047%) KVM
8 1 (0.047%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (1.23%) SCCM
2 25 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (0.33%) SCOM
5 4 (0.19%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.19%) Puppet
5 4 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.14%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.095%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.095%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.095%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.047%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.047%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.047%) SCSM
8 1 (0.047%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.047%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.047%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 906 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 108 (5.11%) Oracle
3 61 (2.89%) SAP
4 55 (2.60%) VMware
5 43 (2.03%) Cisco
6 39 (1.84%) Planview
7 38 (1.80%) IBM
8 31 (1.47%) HP
9 28 (1.32%) Citrix
9 28 (1.32%) hybris
10 25 (1.18%) ATG
11 21 (0.99%) Apple
11 21 (0.99%) Avaya
11 21 (0.99%) Adobe
12 17 (0.80%) CheckPoint
13 16 (0.76%) Atlassian
13 16 (0.76%) Sybase
13 16 (0.76%) NetApp
14 15 (0.71%) Cognos
15 12 (0.57%) Genesys
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
AMsource Technology Limited
Salary: £35k-£50k + Pension, Insurance, 25 Days Holiday etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000 + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000 + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago