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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 255 244 263
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1169 1159 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.08% 1.15% 1.05%
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 7.62% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 870 931 998
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
16362 15203 16019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.10% 15.08% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13131 12696 13762
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 £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

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 September 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 1 September 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 -28 410 £53,000 +0.95% 62
South East +18 353 £47,500 +5.55% 36
North West -5 89 £45,000 +12.50% 14
East of England -3 77 £42,750 +6.87% 2
South West -31 75 £40,000 - 14
West Midlands -22 66 £34,000 -20.46% 5
Yorkshire -47 61 £45,000 - 8
East Midlands -17 23 £43,750 +2.94% 5
North East -10 9 £33,750 -20.58% 6
Midlands - 1 - -
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1535 (64.01%) Project Management
2 1183 (49.33%) MS Excel
3 1161 (48.42%) PRINCE2
4 974 (40.62%) Microsoft
5 932 (38.87%) Finance
6 791 (32.99%) MS Office
7 558 (23.27%) MS Visio
8 465 (19.39%) Degree
9 429 (17.89%) MS PowerPoint
10 364 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 315 (13.14%) SharePoint
12 301 (12.55%) Project Planning
13 295 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
14 260 (10.84%) ITIL
14 260 (10.84%) Business Analysis
15 253 (10.55%) PMI Certification
16 250 (10.43%) Change Management
17 231 (9.63%) Scrum
18 222 (9.26%) Risk Management
19 211 (8.80%) Waterfall
20 208 (8.67%) PRINCE
21 202 (8.42%) MS Project Server
22 196 (8.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 190 (7.92%) Retail
24 189 (7.88%) CRM
25 188 (7.84%) SQL
26 184 (7.67%) Programme Management
27 173 (7.21%) Windows
28 169 (7.05%) PMP
29 164 (6.84%) Management Information System

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 315 (13.14%) SharePoint
2 202 (8.42%) MS Project Server
3 47 (1.96%) IIS
4 42 (1.75%) CMS
5 35 (1.46%) MS Exchange
6 28 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 22 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 18 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
10 15 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.54%) Lync
12 11 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (0.29%) Drupal
14 7 (0.29%) Confluence
14 7 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.29%) IBM Notes
15 6 (0.25%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
16 5 (0.21%) Apache
Applications
1 1183 (49.33%) MS Excel
2 791 (32.99%) MS Office
3 558 (23.27%) MS Visio
4 429 (17.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (0.58%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.33%) InDesign
7 8 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
8 7 (0.29%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.21%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.17%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.083%) Mingle
12 1 (0.042%) NASTRAN
12 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 37 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.33%) Tridion
2 8 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (0.25%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.25%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.21%) Academy Housing
4 5 (0.21%) arcHouse
5 4 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.17%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.17%) SAP HR
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.17%) Magento
6 3 (0.13%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.13%) Maximo
6 3 (0.13%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.13%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.13%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 23 (0.96%) SaaS
2 19 (0.79%) Basecamp
3 17 (0.71%) Office 365
4 8 (0.33%) Force.com
5 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.083%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.083%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.34%) Internet
2 29 (1.21%) Firewall
3 21 (0.88%) Intranet
4 19 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.67%) WAN
5 16 (0.67%) LAN
6 14 (0.58%) SAN
7 13 (0.54%) Wireless
7 13 (0.54%) DNS
8 12 (0.50%) DHCP
9 11 (0.46%) VPN
10 10 (0.42%) Network Security
10 10 (0.42%) NAS
11 7 (0.29%) VoIP
11 7 (0.29%) HTTP
11 7 (0.29%) MPLS
12 6 (0.25%) SSL
13 5 (0.21%) TETRA
13 5 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 77 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (2.21%) MySQL
4 42 (1.75%) OLAP
5 29 (1.21%) Relational Database
6 28 (1.17%) MS Access
7 22 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
10 11 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (0.38%) DB2
12 8 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.25%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.25%) EDRMS
14 5 (0.21%) Informix
14 5 (0.21%) Big Data
15 4 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 120 (5.00%) JIRA
2 51 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
3 38 (1.58%) FrontPage
4 34 (1.42%) CaliberRM
4 34 (1.42%) Rational DOORS
4 34 (1.42%) RequisitePro
5 30 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (0.79%) Visual Studio
7 13 (0.54%) Axure RP
8 9 (0.38%) Subversion
9 8 (0.33%) LabVIEW
10 7 (0.29%) LoadRunner
10 7 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 6 (0.25%) ClearQuest
12 5 (0.21%) Log4Net
12 5 (0.21%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.17%) Redmine
13 4 (0.17%) ClearCase
14 3 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
14 3 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 932 (38.87%) Finance
2 190 (7.92%) Retail
3 156 (6.51%) Marketing
4 147 (6.13%) Banking
5 140 (5.84%) Telecoms
6 93 (3.88%) Legal
7 76 (3.17%) Law
8 56 (2.34%) Investment Banking
9 52 (2.17%) Advertising
10 45 (1.88%) Games
10 45 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
11 41 (1.71%) Financial Institution
12 34 (1.42%) Manufacturing
13 32 (1.33%) Back Office
14 30 (1.25%) Automotive
14 30 (1.25%) French Language
15 29 (1.21%) Electronics
15 29 (1.21%) Spanish Language
16 24 (1.00%) Publishing
16 24 (1.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1089 (45.41%) Project Manager
2 471 (19.64%) Analyst
3 252 (10.51%) Business Analyst
4 166 (6.92%) Senior Manager
5 160 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
6 135 (5.63%) PMO Analyst
7 117 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
8 81 (3.38%) Programme Manager
9 72 (3.00%) Project Planner
10 61 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 60 (2.50%) Coordinator
12 58 (2.42%) Technical Manager
13 56 (2.34%) Developer
14 54 (2.25%) Technical Project Manager
15 52 (2.17%) Administrator
16 51 (2.13%) Agile Project Manager
17 50 (2.09%) Senior Analyst
17 50 (2.09%) Consultant
18 46 (1.92%) Project Coordinator
18 46 (1.92%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (6.21%) .NET
2 97 (4.05%) HTML
3 77 (3.21%) CSS
4 67 (2.79%) XML
5 63 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 40 (1.67%) Web Services
7 23 (0.96%) .NET Framework
8 19 (0.79%) OOXML
9 13 (0.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 13 (0.54%) Middleware
10 12 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (0.46%) SOAP
12 10 (0.42%) WCF
13 9 (0.38%) XHTML
13 9 (0.38%) COM
13 9 (0.38%) J2EE
13 9 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (0.33%) Qt
14 8 (0.33%) XSLT
14 8 (0.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 164 (6.84%) Management Information System
2 142 (5.92%) PMI
3 112 (4.67%) Computer Science
4 65 (2.71%) Mobile App
5 50 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
6 38 (1.58%) Visualisation
7 29 (1.21%) NHS
8 28 (1.17%) Life Science
9 25 (1.04%) Mathematics
9 25 (1.04%) Social Media
9 25 (1.04%) Fixed Income
10 19 (0.79%) Equities
11 17 (0.71%) FMCG
12 16 (0.67%) iPad
13 15 (0.63%) Fat Client
13 15 (0.63%) Thin Client
13 15 (0.63%) Blackberry
13 15 (0.63%) N-Tier
14 14 (0.58%) Online Games
14 14 (0.58%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 173 (7.21%) Windows
2 47 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 47 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 44 (1.83%) Linux
4 41 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (1.25%) UNIX
6 25 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (0.67%) Windows 8
7 16 (0.67%) Windows XP
8 15 (0.63%) Solaris
9 9 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.33%) AIX
11 5 (0.21%) Windows Vista
11 5 (0.21%) Android
12 4 (0.17%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.13%) Windows CE
13 3 (0.13%) HPUX
13 3 (0.13%) pSOS
13 3 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.083%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1535 (64.01%) Project Management
2 1161 (48.42%) PRINCE2
3 364 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 301 (12.55%) Project Planning
5 295 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
6 260 (10.84%) ITIL
6 260 (10.84%) Business Analysis
7 250 (10.43%) Change Management
8 231 (9.63%) Scrum
9 222 (9.26%) Risk Management
10 211 (8.80%) Waterfall
11 208 (8.67%) PRINCE
12 189 (7.88%) CRM
13 184 (7.67%) Programme Management
14 150 (6.26%) Change Control
15 143 (5.96%) Resource Management
16 114 (4.75%) Matrix Management
17 98 (4.09%) ERP
18 97 (4.05%) E-Commerce
19 96 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 188 (7.84%) SQL
2 69 (2.88%) C#
3 67 (2.79%) JavaScript
4 56 (2.34%) C
5 39 (1.63%) Java
6 28 (1.17%) C++
7 17 (0.71%) PHP
7 17 (0.71%) T-SQL
8 16 (0.67%) VB.NET
9 15 (0.63%) VBA
10 12 (0.50%) PowerShell
11 10 (0.42%) Perl
12 5 (0.21%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.21%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.13%) VB
13 3 (0.13%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.083%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.083%) Lingo
14 2 (0.083%) VB6
15 1 (0.042%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 465 (19.39%) Degree
2 253 (10.55%) PMI Certification
3 196 (8.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 169 (7.05%) PMP
5 163 (6.80%) Security Cleared
6 129 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 105 (4.38%) ISEB
8 86 (3.59%) SC Cleared
9 56 (2.34%) APMP
10 34 (1.42%) DV Cleared
11 33 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
13 20 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
14 18 (0.75%) HND
15 16 (0.67%) MBA
16 13 (0.54%) ISTQB
16 13 (0.54%) SAP Certification
17 12 (0.50%) CISSP
18 10 (0.42%) CBAP
19 9 (0.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (5.63%) QA
2 69 (2.88%) ISO 9001
3 27 (1.13%) SLA
4 23 (0.96%) COBIT
5 20 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (0.67%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.42%) GCP
8 9 (0.38%) EMIR
9 8 (0.33%) ISO 9000
10 7 (0.29%) P3O
11 6 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
12 5 (0.21%) Basel III
12 5 (0.21%) Basel II
13 4 (0.17%) TickIT
13 4 (0.17%) GxP
13 4 (0.17%) COSO
13 4 (0.17%) Solvency II
14 3 (0.13%) GAMP
15 2 (0.083%) MiFID
System Software
1 67 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 48 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.33%) VMware ESX
4 8 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (0.25%) XenApp
6 4 (0.17%) vSphere
6 4 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.17%) MetaFrame
6 4 (0.17%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.13%) RHEV
8 2 (0.083%) Novell eDirectory
9 1 (0.042%) Samba
9 1 (0.042%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.042%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 39 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (1.38%) SCCM
3 5 (0.21%) SCOM
4 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.083%) EMC TimeFinder
5 2 (0.083%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.042%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.042%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.042%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.042%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.042%) OpenView
Vendors
1 974 (40.62%) Microsoft
2 130 (5.42%) SAP
3 129 (5.38%) Oracle
4 58 (2.42%) VMware
5 50 (2.09%) Primavera
6 49 (2.04%) Fujitsu
7 41 (1.71%) HP
8 34 (1.42%) Telelogic
8 34 (1.42%) iRise
9 32 (1.33%) Cisco
10 28 (1.17%) Citrix
11 27 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
12 21 (0.88%) IBM
13 20 (0.83%) Adobe
14 19 (0.79%) Google
14 19 (0.79%) Dundas
15 18 (0.75%) hybris
16 16 (0.67%) EPiServer
16 16 (0.67%) Cognos
17 15 (0.63%) Avaya
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