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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 259 247 246
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1084 1109 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.12% 1.14% 1.09%
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 7.66% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 863 811 892
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
15182 14470 14670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.74% 14.90% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12469 11744 12406
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 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -32 388 £52,500 - 59
South East -66 200 £47,500 +5.55% 48
East of England +39 115 £50,000 +25.00% 13
Yorkshire +29 100 £32,500 -23.52% 10
South West -22 86 £42,500 - 22
North West +5 83 £39,750 +13.57% 29
West Midlands -22 48 £42,500 -5.55% 14
East Midlands +35 39 £24,152 -46.33% 8
North East -7 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South Coast - 1 £47,500 -
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1490 (63.92%) Project Management
2 1218 (52.25%) MS Excel
3 1149 (49.29%) PRINCE2
4 1047 (44.92%) Microsoft
5 829 (35.56%) Finance
6 648 (27.80%) MS Office
7 631 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
8 603 (25.87%) MS Visio
9 457 (19.61%) MS PowerPoint
10 436 (18.70%) Degree
11 360 (15.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 306 (13.13%) SharePoint
13 301 (12.91%) Change Management
14 287 (12.31%) Waterfall
15 278 (11.93%) PMI Certification
16 252 (10.81%) Project Planning
17 246 (10.55%) ITIL
18 237 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
19 219 (9.40%) Business Analysis
20 203 (8.71%) Scrum
21 190 (8.15%) Programme Management
22 189 (8.11%) Risk Management
23 182 (7.81%) Windows
24 180 (7.72%) Retail
25 179 (7.68%) PMP
26 178 (7.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
27 165 (7.08%) PRINCE
28 163 (6.99%) SQL
29 162 (6.95%) Change Control
30 153 (6.56%) CRM

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 306 (13.13%) SharePoint
2 143 (6.13%) MS Project Server
3 44 (1.89%) CMS
4 31 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 30 (1.29%) Lync
6 24 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 24 (1.03%) MS Exchange
7 17 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (0.47%) IIS
8 11 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (0.34%) Umbraco
11 7 (0.30%) SAS
11 7 (0.30%) WorkSite
12 6 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.26%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 1218 (52.25%) MS Excel
2 648 (27.80%) MS Office
3 603 (25.87%) MS Visio
4 457 (19.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 45 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (0.73%) Niku Workbench
7 11 (0.47%) Open Workbench
8 10 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.26%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.21%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.17%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.13%) Windchill
12 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.043%) SPSS
13 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.043%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 59 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.34%) Changepoint
5 7 (0.30%) Summit
6 5 (0.21%) PRMS
6 5 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.17%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.17%) Finacle
7 4 (0.17%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.17%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.13%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.13%) Magento
9 2 (0.086%) SAP xRPM
9 2 (0.086%) SAP cProjects
9 2 (0.086%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.086%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.086%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 41 (1.76%) Office 365
2 31 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.16%) Basecamp
4 8 (0.34%) SaaS
5 7 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.13%) IaaS
7 2 (0.086%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.043%) Yammer
8 1 (0.043%) Force.com
8 1 (0.043%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (4.16%) Intranet
2 66 (2.83%) Internet
3 48 (2.06%) WAN
4 44 (1.89%) LAN
5 41 (1.76%) Firewall
6 34 (1.46%) Extranet
7 25 (1.07%) TCP/IP
8 23 (0.99%) SAN
9 16 (0.69%) Wireless
9 16 (0.69%) IP Telephony
10 13 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
11 8 (0.34%) VPN
12 6 (0.26%) SSL
13 5 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.21%) MPLS
13 5 (0.21%) Unified Communications
13 5 (0.21%) VLAN
14 4 (0.17%) NAS
14 4 (0.17%) DMZ
14 4 (0.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 49 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (1.42%) Data Mining
4 33 (1.42%) MySQL
4 33 (1.42%) MS Access
5 32 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 22 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
8 20 (0.86%) Oracle Database
9 17 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (0.43%) OLAP
11 10 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (0.43%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (0.30%) Oracle9i Database
13 7 (0.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 111 (4.76%) JIRA
2 42 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
4 20 (0.86%) RequisitePro
5 19 (0.82%) Visual Studio
5 19 (0.82%) CaliberRM
5 19 (0.82%) FrontPage
5 19 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (0.30%) ClearQuest
7 7 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (0.21%) Hudson
9 4 (0.17%) Subversion
10 3 (0.13%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.086%) Maven
11 2 (0.086%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.086%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.086%) Ant
11 2 (0.086%) SoapUI
General
1 829 (35.56%) Finance
2 180 (7.72%) Retail
3 139 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 124 (5.32%) Marketing
5 123 (5.28%) Banking
6 73 (3.13%) Legal
6 73 (3.13%) Billing
7 68 (2.92%) Manufacturing
8 57 (2.45%) Law
9 52 (2.23%) Electronics
10 35 (1.50%) Investment Banking
11 33 (1.42%) Advertising
11 33 (1.42%) Publishing
12 29 (1.24%) Aerospace
13 27 (1.16%) Games
14 22 (0.94%) Military
14 22 (0.94%) Back Office
15 17 (0.73%) Automotive
16 15 (0.64%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1111 (47.66%) Project Manager
2 457 (19.61%) Analyst
3 242 (10.38%) Business Analyst
4 167 (7.16%) IT Project Manager
5 166 (7.12%) Senior Manager
6 158 (6.78%) Senior Project Manager
7 111 (4.76%) Coordinator
8 101 (4.33%) PMO Analyst
9 89 (3.82%) Project Coordinator
10 86 (3.69%) Programme Manager
11 71 (3.05%) Agile Project Manager
12 69 (2.96%) Technical Manager
13 66 (2.83%) Technical Project Manager
14 62 (2.66%) Consultant
14 62 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
15 55 (2.36%) Business Manager
16 54 (2.32%) Junior
17 50 (2.15%) Senior Analyst
18 46 (1.97%) PMO Manager
19 43 (1.84%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (5.75%) .NET
2 76 (3.26%) HTML
3 57 (2.45%) CSS
4 30 (1.29%) XML
5 25 (1.07%) ASP.NET
6 22 (0.94%) HTML5
7 19 (0.82%) jQuery
7 19 (0.82%) J2EE
8 16 (0.69%) Ajax
9 13 (0.56%) Web Services
10 11 (0.47%) .NET Framework
10 11 (0.47%) CSS3
11 10 (0.43%) Middleware
11 10 (0.43%) Flash
12 9 (0.39%) SOAP
13 8 (0.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (0.30%) WebCenter
14 7 (0.30%) Velocity
15 5 (0.21%) WCF
15 5 (0.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 237 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 149 (6.39%) Management Information System
3 137 (5.88%) PMI
4 98 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 58 (2.49%) Mobile App
6 48 (2.06%) User Experience
7 43 (1.84%) NHS
8 40 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (1.42%) Client/Server
10 28 (1.20%) Visualisation
11 24 (1.03%) Social Media
12 21 (0.90%) EPoS
13 20 (0.86%) e-Health
14 16 (0.69%) Digital Media
15 14 (0.60%) iPad
15 14 (0.60%) Mathematics
16 11 (0.47%) Data Integration
16 11 (0.47%) Internet of Things
17 10 (0.43%) Wiki
17 10 (0.43%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 182 (7.81%) Windows
2 57 (2.45%) Windows 7
3 39 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (1.63%) Linux
5 31 (1.33%) UNIX
5 31 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.51%) Windows XP
8 10 (0.43%) Android
9 9 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.30%) Solaris
11 6 (0.26%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.21%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.086%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.086%) AIX
13 2 (0.086%) HPUX
14 1 (0.043%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1490 (63.92%) Project Management
2 1149 (49.29%) PRINCE2
3 631 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
4 360 (15.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 301 (12.91%) Change Management
6 287 (12.31%) Waterfall
7 252 (10.81%) Project Planning
8 246 (10.55%) ITIL
9 219 (9.40%) Business Analysis
10 203 (8.71%) Scrum
11 190 (8.15%) Programme Management
12 189 (8.11%) Risk Management
13 165 (7.08%) PRINCE
14 162 (6.95%) Change Control
15 153 (6.56%) CRM
16 146 (6.26%) Resource Management
17 127 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
18 125 (5.36%) Service Delivery
19 117 (5.02%) Mentoring
20 115 (4.93%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 163 (6.99%) SQL
2 95 (4.08%) Java
3 66 (2.83%) C
4 52 (2.23%) JavaScript
5 40 (1.72%) C#
6 24 (1.03%) VBA
7 23 (0.99%) PHP
8 18 (0.77%) PL/SQL
9 9 (0.39%) C++
9 9 (0.39%) VB.NET
10 8 (0.34%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.21%) VB
12 4 (0.17%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.13%) Python
13 3 (0.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 3 (0.13%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.13%) Embedded C++
13 3 (0.13%) Perl
13 3 (0.13%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.086%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 436 (18.70%) Degree
2 278 (11.93%) PMI Certification
3 179 (7.68%) PMP
4 178 (7.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 144 (6.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 93 (3.99%) Security Cleared
7 67 (2.87%) SC Cleared
8 63 (2.70%) APMP
8 63 (2.70%) ISEB
9 45 (1.93%) VCP4
10 39 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
12 23 (0.99%) ISTQB
12 23 (0.99%) DV Cleared
13 18 (0.77%) MAPM
14 17 (0.73%) HND
15 16 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 11 (0.47%) MCSE
18 10 (0.43%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (4.98%) QA
2 46 (1.97%) SLA
3 25 (1.07%) PMBOK
4 19 (0.82%) ISO 9000
5 15 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 13 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.47%) Basel II
8 9 (0.39%) P3O
9 8 (0.34%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.21%) EMIR
11 4 (0.17%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.17%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.17%) FATCA
11 4 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.086%) MiFID
12 2 (0.086%) DO-254
12 2 (0.086%) UCITS
12 2 (0.086%) GCP
13 1 (0.043%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.043%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 72 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 49 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 13 (0.56%) XenApp
6 12 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.51%) MetaFrame
7 9 (0.39%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.34%) vSphere
9 5 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (0.21%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.13%) Novell eDirectory
12 2 (0.086%) Firmware
12 2 (0.086%) RHEV
13 1 (0.043%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.043%) Snort
Systems Management
1 31 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.60%) SCCM
3 8 (0.34%) SCOM
4 6 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (0.17%) WSUS
6 3 (0.13%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.086%) Puppet
7 2 (0.086%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.086%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.086%) Salt
8 1 (0.043%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.043%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.043%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.043%) SCSM
8 1 (0.043%) MOM
8 1 (0.043%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 1047 (44.92%) Microsoft
2 93 (3.99%) SAP
3 81 (3.47%) Oracle
4 60 (2.57%) VMware
5 46 (1.97%) Cisco
6 39 (1.67%) HP
7 33 (1.42%) Citrix
8 31 (1.33%) Primavera
9 24 (1.03%) Niku
10 22 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
11 20 (0.86%) Planview
12 19 (0.82%) Telelogic
12 19 (0.82%) iRise
13 16 (0.69%) Adobe
14 12 (0.51%) BMC
15 11 (0.47%) NetApp
16 10 (0.43%) IBM
17 9 (0.39%) Avaya
17 9 (0.39%) Sitecore
18 8 (0.34%) Remedy
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