The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 18 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.61% 1.11% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.55% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £57,750 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £44,224
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +7.40%
Project Planning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 193 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 85.48% 71.48% 63.74%
Number of salaries quoted 54 141 82
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Project Planning
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Project Planning Salary Trend in the Midlands

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Websense
2 3 (75.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) IronPort
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) TippingPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) IPsec
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Security Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) Project Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee
1 3 (75.00%) Websense
1 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (75.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (75.00%) IronPort
1 3 (75.00%) TippingPoint
1 3 (75.00%) F5