The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 125 140 143
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 55 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.35% 1.08% 1.16%
As % of the Applications category 7.90% 7.37% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 44
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
MS Project
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
696 556 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.13% 14.67% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 570 453 486
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MS Project
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Manchester

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Manchester

MS Project
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 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
Bolton +3 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Stockport +2 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Cheadle - 2 - -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 55 (56.70%) Project Management
2 52 (53.61%) PRINCE2
3 47 (48.45%) Microsoft
4 40 (41.24%) MS Excel
5 28 (28.87%) MS Office
5 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (27.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (21.65%) SharePoint
8 20 (20.62%) Finance
9 18 (18.56%) Degree
10 14 (14.43%) Change Management
11 13 (13.40%) Risk Management
11 13 (13.40%) Banking
12 11 (11.34%) Scrum
13 10 (10.31%) MS Visio
14 9 (9.28%) Tridion
14 9 (9.28%) EPiServer
14 9 (9.28%) hybris
15 8 (8.25%) MS PowerPoint
15 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
15 8 (8.25%) DB2
16 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (7.22%) Project Planning
17 6 (6.19%) Asset Management
17 6 (6.19%) MS Project Server
17 6 (6.19%) Test Management
17 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
18 5 (5.15%) PRINCE
18 5 (5.15%) ISEB
18 5 (5.15%) SQL

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (21.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.19%) MS Project Server
3 4 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (4.12%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.06%) Lync
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 40 (41.24%) MS Excel
2 28 (28.87%) MS Office
3 10 (10.31%) MS Visio
4 8 (8.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) Intranet
2 1 (1.03%) Broadband
2 1 (1.03%) LAN
2 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) DB2
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.15%) Big Data
3 4 (4.12%) Pentaho
3 4 (4.12%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.09%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
2 13 (13.40%) Banking
3 5 (5.15%) Retail
4 4 (4.12%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.06%) Automotive
5 2 (2.06%) Legal
5 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.03%) Back Office
6 1 (1.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 63 (64.95%) Project Manager
2 9 (9.28%) Senior Manager
2 9 (9.28%) Senior Project Manager
3 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 7 (7.22%) Analyst
5 6 (6.19%) Developer
6 5 (5.15%) Test Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Digital Project Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Bid Manager
6 5 (5.15%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Security Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (4.12%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Web Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Security Project Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Transition Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.03%) PMI
3 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.03%) UNIX
1 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (56.70%) Project Management
2 52 (53.61%) PRINCE2
3 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (27.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (14.43%) Change Management
6 13 (13.40%) Risk Management
7 11 (11.34%) Scrum
8 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.22%) Project Planning
10 6 (6.19%) Asset Management
10 6 (6.19%) Test Management
11 5 (5.15%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.15%) Document Management
11 5 (5.15%) Programme Management
11 5 (5.15%) Supplier Management
11 5 (5.15%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (5.15%) PRINCE
12 4 (4.12%) ETL
12 4 (4.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.15%) SQL
2 2 (2.06%) VB
2 2 (2.06%) VB6
2 2 (2.06%) C#
2 2 (2.06%) Java
3 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (18.56%) Degree
2 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (5.15%) APMP
3 5 (5.15%) ISEB
4 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) P3O
2 2 (2.06%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) HL7
3 1 (1.03%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.03%) SCCM
2 1 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (48.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.28%) EPiServer
2 9 (9.28%) hybris
3 4 (4.12%) Primavera
4 1 (1.03%) VMware
4 1 (1.03%) Ceridian
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle
4 1 (1.03%) Sybase
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco
4 1 (1.03%) Citrix
4 1 (1.03%) NetApp
4 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
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