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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 92 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 10 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.94% 1.92% 0.53%
As % of the Applications category 4.31% 9.62% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
232 239 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.78% 19.98% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 199 214 96
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £26,500 -
Maidstone +11 2 £50,000 -9.09%
West Malling 0 1 £32,500 -34.67%
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 30 (93.75%) Project Management
2 27 (84.38%) MS Excel
3 20 (62.50%) PRINCE2
4 15 (46.88%) CRM
4 15 (46.88%) SharePoint
4 15 (46.88%) Marketing
5 13 (40.63%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) Matrix Management
7 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (25.00%) Customer Insight
9 6 (18.75%) User Experience
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
10 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
11 3 (9.38%) Propensity Modelling
11 3 (9.38%) Migration
12 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 2 (6.25%) Change Management
12 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
12 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
12 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
12 2 (6.25%) People Management
12 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (6.25%) QA
13 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (3.13%) Operations Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 15 (46.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (84.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (46.88%) Marketing
2 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Project Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Administrator
2 9 (28.13%) Project Administrator
3 8 (25.00%) Project Support Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Project Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (3.13%) NOC Manager
6 1 (3.13%) PMO Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Network Operations Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Project Management
2 20 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 15 (46.88%) CRM
4 10 (31.25%) Matrix Management
5 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (25.00%) Customer Insight
7 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
8 3 (9.38%) Propensity Modelling
8 3 (9.38%) Migration
9 2 (6.25%) People Management
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (6.25%) Change Management
9 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
10 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.13%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco