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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 189 213 222
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 61 31 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.46% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.57% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 49
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6113 5485 6366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.98% 80.76% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5259 4570 5624
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Project Planning
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Project Planning Salary Trend in the North West

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Planning across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Project Planning Salary Histogram in the North West

Project Planning
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Manchester -1 29 £42,250 -0.58% 7
Cheshire +8 17 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Lancashire - 12 £38,500 -
Merseyside +7 3 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 61 (50.00%) Project Management
2 47 (38.52%) Finance
3 46 (37.70%) PRINCE2
4 29 (23.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
5 28 (22.95%) SQL
6 23 (18.85%) MS Project
7 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
9 18 (14.75%) MS Excel
9 18 (14.75%) ITIL
9 18 (14.75%) Windows
10 16 (13.11%) Degree
11 15 (12.30%) Legal
12 14 (11.48%) Manufacturing
13 12 (9.84%) SharePoint
13 12 (9.84%) PRINCE
14 11 (9.02%) Migration
14 11 (9.02%) Cisco
14 11 (9.02%) Resource Management
14 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (8.20%) .NET
15 10 (8.20%) Supplier Management
15 10 (8.20%) Java
15 10 (8.20%) VMware
15 10 (8.20%) Risk Management
16 9 (7.38%) HP
16 9 (7.38%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (7.38%) Analytics
16 9 (7.38%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.74%) SAS
3 6 (4.92%) MS Project Server
4 4 (3.28%) Lync
4 4 (3.28%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.46%) WordPress
6 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (18.85%) MS Project
2 18 (14.75%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.74%) MS Office
3 7 (5.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.46%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) DNS
1 8 (6.56%) LAN
1 8 (6.56%) WAN
1 8 (6.56%) Firewall
2 7 (5.74%) Wireless
2 7 (5.74%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (4.92%) VPN
3 6 (4.92%) VLAN
3 6 (4.92%) Network Security
4 4 (3.28%) IP Telephony
4 4 (3.28%) SAN
5 2 (1.64%) Intranet
5 2 (1.64%) DHCP
5 2 (1.64%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.74%) Big Data
3 6 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.28%) DB2
5 4 (3.28%) Pentaho
5 4 (3.28%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (38.52%) Finance
2 15 (12.30%) Legal
3 14 (11.48%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.56%) Banking
4 8 (6.56%) Marketing
5 6 (4.92%) Advertising
5 6 (4.92%) Automotive
6 3 (2.46%) Billing
7 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.64%) Law
8 1 (0.82%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.82%) Retail
8 1 (0.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (36.07%) Project Manager
2 18 (14.75%) Analyst
3 13 (10.66%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 10 (8.20%) Developer
5 9 (7.38%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.38%) Programme Manager
6 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.10%) Senior Manager
8 5 (4.10%) Consultant
9 4 (3.28%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) Project Planner
9 4 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (3.28%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (3.28%) Lead Test Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) Implementation Specialist
9 4 (3.28%) iOS Developer
10 3 (2.46%) IT Business Analyst
10 3 (2.46%) SAP Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.20%) .NET
2 6 (4.92%) Web Services
3 4 (3.28%) HTML
3 4 (3.28%) CSS
4 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.64%) jQuery
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.82%) HTML5
5 1 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.82%) WCF
5 1 (0.82%) WPF
5 1 (0.82%) Grails
5 1 (0.82%) J2EE
5 1 (0.82%) Middleware
5 1 (0.82%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.82%) Spring
5 1 (0.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.92%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.92%) NHS
3 5 (4.10%) Economics
3 5 (4.10%) Statistics
3 5 (4.10%) Mathematics
3 5 (4.10%) Physics
3 5 (4.10%) Credit Risk
3 5 (4.10%) Data Extraction
4 4 (3.28%) PMI
5 3 (2.46%) LIMS
6 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.64%) User Experience
7 1 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.75%) Windows
2 5 (4.10%) UNIX
3 4 (3.28%) Linux
3 4 (3.28%) Android
3 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.64%) CentOS
5 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (50.00%) Project Management
2 46 (37.70%) PRINCE2
3 29 (23.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (14.75%) ITIL
6 12 (9.84%) PRINCE
7 11 (9.02%) Migration
7 11 (9.02%) Resource Management
8 10 (8.20%) Supplier Management
8 10 (8.20%) Risk Management
9 9 (7.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.38%) Analytics
9 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.56%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (6.56%) Change Control
10 8 (6.56%) Security Testing
10 8 (6.56%) Statistical Analysis
10 8 (6.56%) Programme Management
10 8 (6.56%) Logistics
11 7 (5.74%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.95%) SQL
2 10 (8.20%) Java
3 5 (4.10%) C#
4 4 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.28%) PHP
4 4 (3.28%) Objective-C
5 3 (2.46%) C++
6 2 (1.64%) VB6
6 2 (1.64%) VB
6 2 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (13.11%) Degree
2 8 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.56%) PMP
2 8 (6.56%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.64%) APMP
5 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.64%) MCSE
5 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (7.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.28%) vSphere
4 2 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.64%) vCloud
4 2 (1.64%) XenApp
4 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.82%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) SCCM
2 3 (2.46%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.64%) WSUS
3 2 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.02%) Cisco
3 10 (8.20%) VMware
4 9 (7.38%) HP
5 8 (6.56%) ProCurve
6 7 (5.74%) Oracle
7 6 (4.92%) Citrix
8 5 (4.10%) NetApp
9 4 (3.28%) EMC
10 3 (2.46%) SAP
10 3 (2.46%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.64%) Symantec
11 2 (1.64%) McAfee
11 2 (1.64%) IBM
11 2 (1.64%) Aerohive Networks
12 1 (0.82%) Sybase
12 1 (0.82%) Dell
12 1 (0.82%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.82%) AppSense
12 1 (0.82%) LANDesk
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