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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 161 186 189
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 77 52 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.26% 0.77% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.93% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 68 27 49
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -16.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £48,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +19 34 £44,000 +17.33% 7
Lancashire +5 19 £45,250 +6.47% 3
Cheshire +2 16 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Merseyside +12 7 £27,500 -42.10% 1
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 65 (54.62%) Project Management
2 41 (34.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (32.77%) Finance
4 26 (21.85%) PRINCE2
5 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
6 20 (16.81%) Degree
7 19 (15.97%) Windows
8 17 (14.29%) SQL
8 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (13.45%) Risk Management
10 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
11 14 (11.76%) Business Analysis
12 13 (10.92%) Change Control
12 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
13 12 (10.08%) MS Project
13 12 (10.08%) Linux
13 12 (10.08%) ITIL
13 12 (10.08%) CRM
13 12 (10.08%) Time Management
13 12 (10.08%) Retail
14 11 (9.24%) Active Directory
15 10 (8.40%) C++
15 10 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (8.40%) Software Delivery
16 9 (7.56%) Resource Management
16 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (7.56%) Java
16 9 (7.56%) NHS

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.52%) WordPress
3 3 (2.52%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.84%) Lync
4 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.84%) Apache
4 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.08%) MS Project
3 5 (4.20%) MS Office
4 3 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) SaaS
1 2 (1.68%) Office 365
1 2 (1.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) SAN
1 3 (2.52%) Wireless
2 1 (0.84%) Network Security
2 1 (0.84%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.84%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.84%) LAN
2 1 (0.84%) VoIP
2 1 (0.84%) WAN
2 1 (0.84%) DHCP
2 1 (0.84%) DNS
2 1 (0.84%) Intranet
2 1 (0.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.84%) Selenium
1 1 (0.84%) JIRA
1 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (32.77%) Finance
2 12 (10.08%) Retail
3 6 (5.04%) Legal
4 5 (4.20%) Banking
5 3 (2.52%) Local Government
6 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
7 1 (0.84%) Advertising
7 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (50.42%) Project Manager
2 16 (13.45%) Analyst
3 13 (10.92%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (9.24%) Business Analyst
4 11 (9.24%) Consultant
5 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Implementation Consultant
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Project Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Junior
10 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (2.52%) Junior Project Manager
11 3 (2.52%) Project Planner
11 3 (2.52%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.88%) HTML
2 5 (4.20%) .NET
3 3 (2.52%) CSS
4 2 (1.68%) OpenGL
4 2 (1.68%) Qt
4 2 (1.68%) PyQt
5 1 (0.84%) WF
5 1 (0.84%) jQuery
5 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.84%) Web Services
5 1 (0.84%) XML
5 1 (0.84%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (7.56%) NHS
2 5 (4.20%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.68%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (1.68%) Animation
3 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.84%) PMI
4 1 (0.84%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.97%) Windows
2 12 (10.08%) Linux
3 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.04%) CentOS
4 6 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.20%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.68%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (54.62%) Project Management
2 41 (34.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (21.85%) PRINCE2
4 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.45%) Risk Management
6 14 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 13 (10.92%) Change Control
8 12 (10.08%) ITIL
8 12 (10.08%) CRM
8 12 (10.08%) Time Management
9 10 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (8.40%) Software Delivery
10 9 (7.56%) Resource Management
11 8 (6.72%) Migration
11 8 (6.72%) Supplier Management
12 7 (5.88%) Software Engineering
12 7 (5.88%) ERP
13 6 (5.04%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 6 (5.04%) Portfolio Management
14 5 (4.20%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.29%) SQL
2 10 (8.40%) C++
3 9 (7.56%) Java
4 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.36%) PHP
6 3 (2.52%) C#
7 2 (1.68%) C
7 2 (1.68%) Python
8 1 (0.84%) VBScript
8 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.84%) VBA
8 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (16.81%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.84%) ISEB
5 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.84%) CCNA
5 1 (0.84%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (9.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.36%) vSphere
4 1 (0.84%) vCloud
4 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.84%) XenApp
4 1 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.84%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) SCCM
2 2 (1.68%) SCOM
2 2 (1.68%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.84%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.84%) WSUS
3 1 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.56%) VMware
3 5 (4.20%) Citrix
3 5 (4.20%) Oracle
4 4 (3.36%) Cisco
4 4 (3.36%) HP
5 2 (1.68%) Sophos
5 2 (1.68%) SAP
5 2 (1.68%) Juniper
5 2 (1.68%) Dell
5 2 (1.68%) EMC
6 1 (0.84%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (0.84%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.84%) ProCurve
6 1 (0.84%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.84%) Perforce
6 1 (0.84%) Symantec
6 1 (0.84%) McAfee
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus exceptional Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + CAR
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £95000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Modis International - London
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible benefits - Health, pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Lancashire
Modis International - London
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Flexible benefits - Health, pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
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Salary: Market related
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Manchester
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