The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 191 197 194
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 51 45 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 0.63% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.80% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 49
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5839 5597 5763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.45% 77.95% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4755 5057
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Project Planning
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -6 24 £34,000 -5.55% 4
Cheshire +10 13 £45,000 - 4
Cumbria +16 10 - - 1
Merseyside -3 3 £70,000 +94.44%
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 36 (32.73%) PRINCE2
1 36 (32.73%) Project Management
2 35 (31.82%) Finance
3 26 (23.64%) Service Delivery
4 25 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (16.36%) Windows
7 17 (15.45%) SQL
7 17 (15.45%) Security Cleared
8 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
9 15 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 15 (13.64%) Marketing
10 14 (12.73%) Data Analysis
11 13 (11.82%) Automated Testing
11 13 (11.82%) Retail
11 13 (11.82%) QA
11 13 (11.82%) ITIL
12 12 (10.91%) MS Project
12 12 (10.91%) Telecoms
12 12 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
13 11 (10.00%) Degree
13 11 (10.00%) Citrix
14 10 (9.09%) .NET
14 10 (9.09%) Business Development
14 10 (9.09%) SC Cleared
14 10 (9.09%) SolarWinds
14 10 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
14 10 (9.09%) Capacity Management
15 9 (8.18%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.55%) Lync
2 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.55%) SAS
3 3 (2.73%) Apache
4 2 (1.82%) CMS
5 1 (0.91%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.91%) MS Project
3 9 (8.18%) MS Office
4 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) Ethernet
1 7 (6.36%) Internet
2 5 (4.55%) NGN
2 5 (4.55%) MPLS
2 5 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.64%) DNS
3 4 (3.64%) SAN
4 3 (2.73%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.73%) LAN
4 3 (2.73%) WAN
4 3 (2.73%) DHCP
5 2 (1.82%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.91%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) MySQL
2 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.82%) Big Data
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.91%) JIRA
2 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (31.82%) Finance
2 15 (13.64%) Marketing
3 13 (11.82%) Retail
4 12 (10.91%) Telecoms
5 9 (8.18%) Manufacturing
6 8 (7.27%) Games
7 6 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (4.55%) Advertising
8 5 (4.55%) Automotive
9 3 (2.73%) Billing
9 3 (2.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Project Manager
2 25 (22.73%) Analyst
3 12 (10.91%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) Business Manager
6 8 (7.27%) Systems Manager
6 8 (7.27%) Project Planner
6 8 (7.27%) Business Systems Manager
7 6 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Capacity Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Service Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Planning Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Lead Business Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) IT Business Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) .NET
2 7 (6.36%) HTML
2 7 (6.36%) CSS
3 6 (5.45%) Web Services
4 3 (2.73%) jQuery
4 3 (2.73%) XML
4 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.82%) DHTML
5 2 (1.82%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.91%) Ajax
6 1 (0.91%) WCF
6 1 (0.91%) WPF
6 1 (0.91%) HTML5
6 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.91%) WinForms
6 1 (0.91%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) Animation
1 5 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.64%) Statistics
2 4 (3.64%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.73%) Economics
3 3 (2.73%) Physics
3 3 (2.73%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.73%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.73%) LIMS
4 2 (1.82%) PMI
4 2 (1.82%) NHS
4 2 (1.82%) Firmware
4 2 (1.82%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.82%) Social Media
4 2 (1.82%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.91%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.36%) Windows
2 9 (8.18%) Linux
3 6 (5.45%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.73%) Debian
4 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.73%) PRINCE2
1 36 (32.73%) Project Management
2 26 (23.64%) Service Delivery
3 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (12.73%) Data Analysis
5 13 (11.82%) Automated Testing
5 13 (11.82%) ITIL
6 12 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
8 10 (9.09%) Business Development
8 10 (9.09%) Capacity Management
9 9 (8.18%) Analytics
9 9 (8.18%) Waterfall
9 9 (8.18%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (8.18%) Logistics
9 9 (8.18%) Service Management
10 8 (7.27%) ERP
10 8 (7.27%) Risk Management
11 7 (6.36%) Change Control
11 7 (6.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.45%) SQL
2 8 (7.27%) C
3 6 (5.45%) Python
3 6 (5.45%) C++
4 4 (3.64%) C#
4 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.73%) Perl
5 3 (2.73%) VBScript
6 2 (1.82%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.00%) Degree
3 10 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.73%) MCSE
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.73%) PMP
4 3 (2.73%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.82%) APMP
6 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.91%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.82%) QA
2 5 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.91%) COBIT
3 1 (0.91%) COSO
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Squid
1 3 (2.73%) vSphere
1 3 (2.73%) vCloud
1 3 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (5.45%) SCCM
3 3 (2.73%) WSUS
3 3 (2.73%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.00%) Citrix
3 10 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 7 (6.36%) Fujitsu
5 6 (5.45%) VMware
6 4 (3.64%) Oracle
7 3 (2.73%) ProCurve
7 3 (2.73%) Symantec
7 3 (2.73%) SAP
7 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.73%) HP
7 3 (2.73%) EMC
8 1 (0.91%) MKS
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Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + 12% bonus & Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
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Salary: £00.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago