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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 257 239 258
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1186 1163 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.08% 1.14% 1.06%
As % of the Applications category 7.18% 7.55% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 889 938 1010
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,500 £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
16516 15402 15910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.10% 15.14% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13226 12854 13725
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 August 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 22 August 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 +2 435 £52,500 +2.94% 65
South East +12 355 £47,500 +5.55% 42
East of England +8 82 £45,000 +12.50% 5
North West -21 80 £45,000 +12.50% 19
South West -28 75 £40,000 - 13
West Midlands -26 63 £33,750 -21.05% 4
Yorkshire -51 57 £46,000 +6.35% 6
East Midlands -18 23 £43,750 +2.94% 5
North East -3 10 £33,750 -15.62% 8
Midlands - 1 - -
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1538 (64.03%) Project Management
2 1205 (50.17%) MS Excel
3 1160 (48.29%) PRINCE2
4 982 (40.88%) Microsoft
5 935 (38.93%) Finance
6 776 (32.31%) MS Office
7 553 (23.02%) MS Visio
8 467 (19.44%) Degree
9 435 (18.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 360 (14.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 312 (12.99%) SharePoint
12 303 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
13 302 (12.57%) Project Planning
14 268 (11.16%) ITIL
15 257 (10.70%) Business Analysis
16 250 (10.41%) Change Management
17 246 (10.24%) PMI Certification
18 231 (9.62%) Scrum
19 219 (9.12%) Risk Management
20 210 (8.74%) PRINCE
20 210 (8.74%) Waterfall
21 205 (8.53%) MS Project Server
22 197 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 194 (8.08%) Retail
24 189 (7.87%) Programme Management
25 188 (7.83%) SQL
26 186 (7.74%) CRM
27 178 (7.41%) Windows
28 175 (7.29%) Security Cleared
29 170 (7.08%) Management Information System

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 312 (12.99%) SharePoint
2 205 (8.53%) MS Project Server
3 49 (2.04%) IIS
4 44 (1.83%) CMS
5 35 (1.46%) MS Exchange
6 26 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 21 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
10 15 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.54%) Lync
12 10 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.29%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.29%) Drupal
14 7 (0.29%) Confluence
15 6 (0.25%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.21%) Apache
16 5 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1205 (50.17%) MS Excel
2 776 (32.31%) MS Office
3 553 (23.02%) MS Visio
4 435 (18.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.33%) Acrobat
7 8 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.33%) InDesign
7 8 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.17%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.083%) Mingle
11 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 35 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.29%) Tridion
4 6 (0.25%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (0.25%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.21%) Academy Housing
5 5 (0.21%) arcHouse
6 4 (0.17%) Magento
6 4 (0.17%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.17%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
7 3 (0.12%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.12%) Maximo
7 3 (0.12%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.12%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.12%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.00%) SaaS
2 20 (0.83%) Basecamp
3 16 (0.67%) Office 365
4 8 (0.33%) Force.com
5 5 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.083%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.083%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.33%) Internet
2 30 (1.25%) Firewall
3 23 (0.96%) Intranet
4 20 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 18 (0.75%) LAN
5 18 (0.75%) WAN
6 15 (0.62%) SAN
7 14 (0.58%) DNS
7 14 (0.58%) Wireless
8 13 (0.54%) VPN
8 13 (0.54%) DHCP
9 11 (0.46%) Network Security
10 10 (0.42%) NAS
11 7 (0.29%) VoIP
11 7 (0.29%) HTTP
11 7 (0.29%) SSL
12 6 (0.25%) MPLS
13 5 (0.21%) TETRA
13 5 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 78 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (2.21%) MySQL
4 42 (1.75%) OLAP
5 28 (1.17%) Relational Database
6 27 (1.12%) MS Access
7 22 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
9 15 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
10 14 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.29%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.25%) EDRMS
15 5 (0.21%) Informix
15 5 (0.21%) DB2
16 4 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 124 (5.16%) JIRA
2 52 (2.16%) Dreamweaver
3 39 (1.62%) FrontPage
4 35 (1.46%) RequisitePro
4 35 (1.46%) CaliberRM
4 35 (1.46%) Rational DOORS
5 28 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (0.79%) Visual Studio
7 13 (0.54%) Axure RP
8 9 (0.37%) Subversion
9 8 (0.33%) LabVIEW
10 7 (0.29%) LoadRunner
10 7 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 5 (0.21%) Log4Net
11 5 (0.21%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.17%) Redmine
12 4 (0.17%) ClearCase
12 4 (0.17%) ClearQuest
13 3 (0.12%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 935 (38.93%) Finance
2 194 (8.08%) Retail
3 157 (6.54%) Marketing
4 143 (5.95%) Banking
4 143 (5.95%) Telecoms
5 97 (4.04%) Legal
6 77 (3.21%) Law
7 57 (2.37%) Investment Banking
8 51 (2.12%) Advertising
9 46 (1.92%) Games
9 46 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 42 (1.75%) Financial Institution
11 32 (1.33%) Manufacturing
12 30 (1.25%) French Language
12 30 (1.25%) Back Office
13 29 (1.21%) Electronics
13 29 (1.21%) Spanish Language
14 28 (1.17%) Automotive
15 26 (1.08%) Military
16 24 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1090 (45.38%) Project Manager
2 474 (19.73%) Analyst
3 252 (10.49%) Business Analyst
4 166 (6.91%) Senior Manager
5 160 (6.66%) Senior Project Manager
6 138 (5.75%) PMO Analyst
7 116 (4.83%) IT Project Manager
8 80 (3.33%) Project Planner
9 78 (3.25%) Programme Manager
10 63 (2.62%) Coordinator
11 60 (2.50%) Technical Manager
12 59 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 56 (2.33%) Technical Project Manager
14 53 (2.21%) Administrator
15 51 (2.12%) Agile Project Manager
16 50 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
16 50 (2.08%) Developer
16 50 (2.08%) Consultant
17 48 (2.00%) Project Coordinator
18 46 (1.92%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (6.29%) .NET
2 99 (4.12%) HTML
3 78 (3.25%) CSS
4 70 (2.91%) XML
5 62 (2.58%) ASP.NET
6 40 (1.67%) Web Services
7 23 (0.96%) .NET Framework
8 19 (0.79%) OOXML
9 13 (0.54%) Middleware
9 13 (0.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 12 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (0.46%) COM
12 10 (0.42%) WCF
12 10 (0.42%) SOAP
12 10 (0.42%) XSLT
13 9 (0.37%) XHTML
13 9 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (0.33%) Qt
14 8 (0.33%) Ajax
14 8 (0.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 170 (7.08%) Management Information System
2 136 (5.66%) PMI
3 111 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 64 (2.66%) Mobile App
5 51 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (1.62%) Visualisation
7 27 (1.12%) Fixed Income
7 27 (1.12%) Life Science
8 26 (1.08%) NHS
9 25 (1.04%) Social Media
10 23 (0.96%) Mathematics
11 21 (0.87%) Equities
12 19 (0.79%) FMCG
13 15 (0.62%) N-Tier
13 15 (0.62%) Thin Client
13 15 (0.62%) Fat Client
13 15 (0.62%) Online Games
13 15 (0.62%) Kindle
14 14 (0.58%) iPad
14 14 (0.58%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 178 (7.41%) Windows
2 47 (1.96%) Windows 7
2 47 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (1.92%) Linux
4 42 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (1.17%) UNIX
6 26 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (0.67%) Windows 8
7 16 (0.67%) Windows XP
8 15 (0.62%) Solaris
9 9 (0.37%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.33%) AIX
11 6 (0.25%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.21%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.21%) Android
13 3 (0.12%) pSOS
13 3 (0.12%) Windows CE
13 3 (0.12%) HPUX
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.083%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1538 (64.03%) Project Management
2 1160 (48.29%) PRINCE2
3 360 (14.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 303 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
5 302 (12.57%) Project Planning
6 268 (11.16%) ITIL
7 257 (10.70%) Business Analysis
8 250 (10.41%) Change Management
9 231 (9.62%) Scrum
10 219 (9.12%) Risk Management
11 210 (8.74%) PRINCE
11 210 (8.74%) Waterfall
12 189 (7.87%) Programme Management
13 186 (7.74%) CRM
14 154 (6.41%) Change Control
15 147 (6.12%) Resource Management
16 115 (4.79%) Matrix Management
17 103 (4.29%) E-Commerce
18 98 (4.08%) ERP
19 97 (4.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 188 (7.83%) SQL
2 70 (2.91%) JavaScript
3 65 (2.71%) C#
4 57 (2.37%) C
5 34 (1.42%) Java
6 26 (1.08%) C++
7 18 (0.75%) PHP
8 17 (0.71%) T-SQL
9 16 (0.67%) VBA
10 15 (0.62%) VB.NET
11 12 (0.50%) PowerShell
12 11 (0.46%) Perl
13 5 (0.21%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.21%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.12%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.083%) Lingo
16 1 (0.042%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.042%) Python
16 1 (0.042%) VB
16 1 (0.042%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 467 (19.44%) Degree
2 246 (10.24%) PMI Certification
3 197 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 175 (7.29%) Security Cleared
5 163 (6.79%) PMP
6 128 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 103 (4.29%) ISEB
8 90 (3.75%) SC Cleared
9 54 (2.25%) APMP
10 37 (1.54%) DV Cleared
11 33 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
14 18 (0.75%) HND
15 16 (0.67%) MBA
16 13 (0.54%) SAP Certification
17 12 (0.50%) ISTQB
17 12 (0.50%) CISSP
18 10 (0.42%) CBAP
18 10 (0.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (5.75%) QA
2 68 (2.83%) ISO 9001
3 25 (1.04%) SLA
4 21 (0.87%) COBIT
5 20 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.62%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.42%) GCP
8 8 (0.33%) EMIR
8 8 (0.33%) ISO 9000
9 7 (0.29%) P3O
10 6 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (0.21%) Basel III
12 4 (0.17%) COSO
12 4 (0.17%) Basel II
12 4 (0.17%) TickIT
13 3 (0.12%) GxP
13 3 (0.12%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.083%) CRD IV
14 2 (0.083%) Data Quality
System Software
1 70 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 53 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.42%) VMware ESX
5 8 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.25%) XenApp
7 4 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (0.17%) vSphere
7 4 (0.17%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.17%) MetaFrame
8 3 (0.12%) RHEV
9 2 (0.083%) Novell eDirectory
10 1 (0.042%) Samba
10 1 (0.042%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.042%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 39 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (1.37%) SCCM
3 5 (0.21%) SCOM
4 3 (0.12%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.083%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (0.083%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.042%) OpenView
6 1 (0.042%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.042%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.042%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.042%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 982 (40.88%) Microsoft
2 132 (5.50%) SAP
3 129 (5.37%) Oracle
4 63 (2.62%) VMware
5 52 (2.16%) Fujitsu
6 51 (2.12%) Primavera
7 43 (1.79%) HP
8 36 (1.50%) Cisco
9 35 (1.46%) Telelogic
9 35 (1.46%) iRise
10 26 (1.08%) Citrix
10 26 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
11 21 (0.87%) Adobe
12 20 (0.83%) Google
12 20 (0.83%) IBM
13 19 (0.79%) Dundas
14 17 (0.71%) hybris
15 16 (0.67%) Cognos
16 15 (0.62%) EPiServer
17 14 (0.58%) NetApp
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