The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 47 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.24% 0.46% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category 10.68% 3.19% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +57.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
103 94 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.98% 14.51% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 57 76 100
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £59,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MS Project
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Merseyside

MS Project
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Liverpool +21 6 £38,750 -3.12%
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 9 (81.82%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) SAP
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) DB2
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) NetWeaver
3 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
3 5 (45.45%) NAS
3 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (45.45%) SAP Basis
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) Games
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) Java

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (45.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
1 5 (45.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) DB2
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Change Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) SAP Basis
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C++
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) SAP