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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 183 208 197
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 68 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.04% 0.55% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.66% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 65 24 34
Average salary £41,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £58,000 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
5658 5929 5849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.17% 83.31% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4589 4721 4977
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 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
Manchester +20 34 £42,500 -21.29% 8
Lancashire - 17 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire +6 16 £38,500 -14.44% 3
Merseyside +7 2 £52,000 -25.71%
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 68 (48.23%) Project Management
2 42 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (28.37%) Finance
4 28 (19.86%) PRINCE2
5 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
6 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (16.31%) Degree
7 21 (14.89%) SQL
8 20 (14.18%) Windows
9 19 (13.48%) CRM
9 19 (13.48%) Business Analysis
10 18 (12.77%) Risk Management
11 17 (12.06%) C++
12 16 (11.35%) ITIL
13 15 (10.64%) Retail
14 14 (9.93%) Time Management
14 14 (9.93%) MS Project
14 14 (9.93%) MS Excel
15 13 (9.22%) ERP
15 13 (9.22%) Software Delivery
16 12 (8.51%) Supplier Management
16 12 (8.51%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
17 11 (7.80%) Software Engineering
17 11 (7.80%) HTML
17 11 (7.80%) SQL Server
17 11 (7.80%) Migration
17 11 (7.80%) VMware
17 11 (7.80%) Change Control
18 10 (7.09%) SDLC
19 9 (6.38%) NHS

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 6 (4.26%) WordPress
2 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.84%) CMS
3 3 (2.13%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.42%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.42%) Kentico
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (9.93%) MS Project
1 14 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) SaaS
1 2 (1.42%) Office 365
1 2 (1.42%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.26%) SAN
2 5 (3.55%) iSCSI
2 5 (3.55%) LAN
2 5 (3.55%) WAN
2 5 (3.55%) DHCP
2 5 (3.55%) DNS
3 2 (1.42%) Intranet
3 2 (1.42%) Internet
3 2 (1.42%) Wireless
4 1 (0.71%) Network Security
4 1 (0.71%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
4 1 (0.71%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Selenium
2 3 (2.13%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.42%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (28.37%) Finance
2 15 (10.64%) Retail
3 6 (4.26%) Banking
4 5 (3.55%) Legal
4 5 (3.55%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.84%) Marketing
6 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Local Government
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (50.35%) Project Manager
2 16 (11.35%) Analyst
3 15 (10.64%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (7.80%) Software Engineer
5 10 (7.09%) Consultant
6 9 (6.38%) Business Analyst
6 9 (6.38%) Senior Manager
7 8 (5.67%) Implementation Consultant
7 8 (5.67%) Senior Project Manager
8 7 (4.96%) Junior
9 6 (4.26%) Trainer
9 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.55%) Project Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.55%) Junior Project Manager
10 5 (3.55%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (3.55%) IT Manager
10 5 (3.55%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.13%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
11 3 (2.13%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.80%) HTML
2 8 (5.67%) CSS
3 6 (4.26%) PyQt
4 5 (3.55%) Qt
4 5 (3.55%) OpenGL
5 4 (2.84%) .NET
6 3 (2.13%) DHTML
6 3 (2.13%) XML
7 1 (0.71%) WF
7 1 (0.71%) jQuery
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.71%) Middleware
7 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.38%) NHS
2 8 (5.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.26%) Animation
5 5 (3.55%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (3.55%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.55%) EMC VNX
5 5 (3.55%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.55%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.42%) PMI
6 2 (1.42%) Social Media
6 2 (1.42%) Life Science
6 2 (1.42%) User Experience
6 2 (1.42%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) PACS
7 1 (0.71%) DTV
7 1 (0.71%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.18%) Windows
2 9 (6.38%) Linux
2 9 (6.38%) Windows XP
3 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.13%) CentOS
4 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (48.23%) Project Management
2 42 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (19.86%) PRINCE2
4 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.48%) CRM
5 19 (13.48%) Business Analysis
6 18 (12.77%) Risk Management
7 16 (11.35%) ITIL
8 14 (9.93%) Time Management
9 13 (9.22%) ERP
9 13 (9.22%) Software Delivery
10 12 (8.51%) Supplier Management
10 12 (8.51%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 11 (7.80%) Software Engineering
11 11 (7.80%) Migration
11 11 (7.80%) Change Control
12 10 (7.09%) SDLC
13 8 (5.67%) Strategic Planning
13 8 (5.67%) Web Development
13 8 (5.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.89%) SQL
2 17 (12.06%) C++
3 8 (5.67%) Java
3 8 (5.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.96%) PHP
5 6 (4.26%) C
5 6 (4.26%) Python
6 2 (1.42%) C#
7 1 (0.71%) VBScript
7 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (16.31%) Degree
2 6 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.55%) MCSE
4 4 (2.84%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.42%) PMP
5 2 (1.42%) APMP
6 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.96%) vSphere
3 5 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (3.55%) vCloud
4 3 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) SCCM
2 5 (3.55%) WSUS
2 5 (3.55%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.42%) SCOM
3 2 (1.42%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.80%) VMware
3 8 (5.67%) HP
3 8 (5.67%) Citrix
4 7 (4.96%) Oracle
5 5 (3.55%) ProCurve
5 5 (3.55%) Symantec
5 5 (3.55%) EMC
6 4 (2.84%) SAP
7 3 (2.13%) Cisco
8 2 (1.42%) Dell
8 2 (1.42%) Sophos
8 2 (1.42%) Juniper
8 2 (1.42%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.71%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.71%) Perforce
9 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
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