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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 199 202 213
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 61 42 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.62% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.78% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 52 39 38
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £73,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
6197 5386 5832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.92% 79.30% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4561 5012
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +2 31 £51,250 +3.53% 6
Cheshire -8 14 £45,000 +83.67% 4
Merseyside +4 4 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Cumbria - 4 £37,500 -
Lancashire 0 3 £39,500 +23.43% 5
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 39 (37.14%) Project Management
2 36 (34.29%) Finance
3 27 (25.71%) PRINCE2
4 25 (23.81%) SQL
5 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
6 18 (17.14%) Windows
6 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (16.19%) Microsoft
7 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (15.24%) Service Delivery
9 14 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 14 (13.33%) ITIL
9 14 (13.33%) Data Analysis
9 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (12.38%) MS Project
11 12 (11.43%) QA
11 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
12 11 (10.48%) Statistical Analysis
12 11 (10.48%) Automated Testing
12 11 (10.48%) .NET
12 11 (10.48%) Analytics
13 10 (9.52%) Capacity Management
13 10 (9.52%) Manufacturing
13 10 (9.52%) Marketing
13 10 (9.52%) SolarWinds
13 10 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
13 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
14 9 (8.57%) Logistics
14 9 (8.57%) Migration
14 9 (8.57%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (6.67%) SAS
2 6 (5.71%) Lync
2 6 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.90%) Apache
3 2 (1.90%) CMS
4 1 (0.95%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.38%) MS Project
3 9 (8.57%) MS Office
4 7 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) DNS
2 7 (6.67%) LAN
2 7 (6.67%) WAN
3 5 (4.76%) VPN
3 5 (4.76%) Firewall
3 5 (4.76%) VLAN
3 5 (4.76%) Network Security
3 5 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.81%) Wireless
4 4 (3.81%) IP Telephony
4 4 (3.81%) Ethernet
4 4 (3.81%) Internet
5 2 (1.90%) MPLS
5 2 (1.90%) SAN
5 2 (1.90%) DHCP
5 2 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.90%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.90%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) Big Data
3 5 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.81%) Pentaho
4 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.81%) DB2
5 2 (1.90%) MySQL
6 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
2 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (34.29%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 10 (9.52%) Marketing
3 7 (6.67%) Retail
4 6 (5.71%) Banking
4 6 (5.71%) Advertising
4 6 (5.71%) Automotive
4 6 (5.71%) Legal
5 5 (4.76%) Games
5 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.86%) Billing
7 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (22.86%) Project Manager
2 23 (21.90%) Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) Business Analyst
4 9 (8.57%) Test Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Developer
6 5 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Implementation Specialist
6 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Capacity Manager
7 4 (3.81%) IT Business Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) Lead Test Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) Service Manager
7 4 (3.81%) Programme Manager
7 4 (3.81%) Software Engineer
7 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (2.86%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) .NET
2 6 (5.71%) HTML
2 6 (5.71%) Web Services
2 6 (5.71%) CSS
3 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.86%) XML
3 3 (2.86%) jQuery
4 2 (1.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.90%) DHTML
5 1 (0.95%) J2EE
5 1 (0.95%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.95%) WinForms
5 1 (0.95%) Spring
5 1 (0.95%) Ajax
5 1 (0.95%) WCF
5 1 (0.95%) WPF
5 1 (0.95%) Grails
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.95%) HTML5
5 1 (0.95%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.71%) Statistics
2 6 (5.71%) Mathematics
3 5 (4.76%) Physics
3 5 (4.76%) Credit Risk
3 5 (4.76%) Data Extraction
3 5 (4.76%) NHS
3 5 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.76%) Economics
4 4 (3.81%) PMI
5 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.86%) LIMS
5 3 (2.86%) User Experience
5 3 (2.86%) Animation
6 2 (1.90%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.90%) Social Media
6 2 (1.90%) Firmware
6 2 (1.90%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.14%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) Linux
3 5 (4.76%) UNIX
4 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.90%) Debian
5 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.14%) Project Management
2 27 (25.71%) PRINCE2
3 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (15.24%) Service Delivery
6 14 (13.33%) ITIL
6 14 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 11 (10.48%) Automated Testing
7 11 (10.48%) Statistical Analysis
7 11 (10.48%) Analytics
8 10 (9.52%) Capacity Management
9 9 (8.57%) Logistics
9 9 (8.57%) Service Management
9 9 (8.57%) Risk Management
9 9 (8.57%) Migration
10 8 (7.62%) Line Management
11 7 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 7 (6.67%) Validation
11 7 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.81%) SQL
2 6 (5.71%) C#
3 5 (4.76%) C
4 3 (2.86%) C++
4 3 (2.86%) Java
4 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.86%) Python
5 2 (1.90%) Embedded C
5 2 (1.90%) VB6
5 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.90%) Perl
5 2 (1.90%) VBScript
5 2 (1.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.62%) Degree
4 6 (5.71%) PMP
4 6 (5.71%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.90%) MCSE
6 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.43%) QA
2 5 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) Squid
2 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.90%) vSphere
2 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.90%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (4.76%) SCCM
3 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) SolarWinds
3 9 (8.57%) Citrix
4 7 (6.67%) ProCurve
4 7 (6.67%) HP
5 6 (5.71%) VMware
5 6 (5.71%) Cisco
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle
7 3 (2.86%) SAP
7 3 (2.86%) NetApp
8 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.90%) Symantec
8 2 (1.90%) EMC
8 2 (1.90%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.95%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.95%) AppSense
9 1 (0.95%) Sybase
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000 PA, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan
Church International
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £350000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Carnforth
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Crewe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 26 days ago