The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 104 83 67
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 3 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% 1.71% 1.68%
As % of the Applications category 1.60% 11.45% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
187 166 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.19% 14.94% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 174 141 104
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £23,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MS Project
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Kent region.

MS Project Salary Trend in Kent

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Kent

MS Project
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Folkestone - 1 £42,500 -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (92.86%) Project Management
2 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
6 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Customer Insight
7 2 (14.29%) Coaching
7 2 (14.29%) People Management
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) Publishing
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
8 1 (7.14%) ISEB
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
8 1 (7.14%) MS Access
8 1 (7.14%) VMware

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Publishing
4 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Project Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Project Support Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.14%) NOC Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
3 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Customer Insight
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco