The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 61 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.66% 0.93% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.18% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £70,000 £38,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.64% +13.97%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Project Planning
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 507 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.82% 78.60% 75.20%
Number of salaries quoted 408 445 438
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Planning Salary Trend in Merseyside

Project Planning
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 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
Liverpool +8 4 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Project Planning
North West

Project Planning
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) PMI
2 4 (57.14%) PMP
2 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE
2 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Games
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PMP
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix