The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
England / North West
Rank 225 167 175
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 21 70 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 1.29% 1.13%
As % of the Applications category 2.73% 9.38% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 20 61 51
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
770 746 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.04% 13.71% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 651 624 955
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MS Project
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MS Project Salary Trend in the North West

MS Project
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

MS Project Salary Histogram in the North West

MS Project
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -55 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cheshire 0 4 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Lancashire -8 3 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £45,000 - 1
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 53 (70.67%) Project Management
2 44 (58.67%) Microsoft
3 37 (49.33%) MS Excel
4 30 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (30.67%) Finance
7 19 (25.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (22.67%) Programme Management
9 16 (21.33%) MS Visio
9 16 (21.33%) Software Delivery
10 14 (18.67%) SDLC
11 11 (14.67%) Scrum
12 10 (13.33%) MS Office
13 9 (12.00%) ITIL
13 9 (12.00%) PMI Certification
13 9 (12.00%) Risk Management
14 8 (10.67%) Retail
15 7 (9.33%) Project Planning
15 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
15 7 (9.33%) Waterfall
16 6 (8.00%) Change Management
16 6 (8.00%) PMP
16 6 (8.00%) JIRA
16 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
16 6 (8.00%) Publishing
17 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
17 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
17 5 (6.67%) SAP
17 5 (6.67%) Presales
18 4 (5.33%) Project Governance

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.33%) CMS
3 3 (4.00%) Confluence
4 2 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 37 (49.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (21.33%) MS Visio
3 10 (13.33%) MS Office
4 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.00%) Open Workbench
4 3 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) IaaS
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
1 3 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) DNS
1 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.67%) Firewall
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
1 2 (2.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) MS Access
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 23 (30.67%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Retail
3 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (8.00%) Publishing
5 4 (5.33%) Banking
5 4 (5.33%) Billing
6 1 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Games
6 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (52.00%) Project Manager
2 21 (28.00%) IT Manager
3 12 (16.00%) Development Manager
3 12 (16.00%) IT Development Manager
3 12 (16.00%) IT Programme Manager
3 12 (16.00%) Programme Manager
3 12 (16.00%) Software Development Manager
3 12 (16.00%) Software Development Programme Manager
4 9 (12.00%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (8.00%) Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Coordinator
6 5 (6.67%) Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) SAP Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Banking Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) SAP Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Software Manager
8 3 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) Velocity
3 1 (1.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
1 3 (4.00%) PMI
2 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.33%) EPoS
3 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (70.67%) Project Management
2 30 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (25.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (22.67%) Programme Management
6 16 (21.33%) Software Delivery
7 14 (18.67%) SDLC
8 11 (14.67%) Scrum
9 9 (12.00%) ITIL
9 9 (12.00%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.33%) Project Planning
10 7 (9.33%) Waterfall
11 6 (8.00%) Change Management
12 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
12 5 (6.67%) Presales
13 4 (5.33%) Project Governance
13 4 (5.33%) Risk Analysis
14 3 (4.00%) Change Control
14 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (4.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) C#
2 2 (2.67%) Java
2 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) SQL
3 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (8.00%) PMP
3 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.33%) CISM
6 1 (1.33%) CISSP
6 1 (1.33%) Degree
6 1 (1.33%) GIAC
6 1 (1.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
1 1 (1.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 44 (58.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) SAP
3 3 (4.00%) Citrix
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco
4 2 (2.67%) HP
4 2 (2.67%) Juniper
4 2 (2.67%) Palo Alto
4 2 (2.67%) Planview
4 2 (2.67%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle
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Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 10 days ago