The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 113 119 97
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 32 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.23% 1.17% 1.65%
As % of the Applications category 9.09% 8.29% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 16
Average salary £44,750 £48,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.73% -7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £33,700 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £50,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
352 362 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.49% 14.09% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 238 311 243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,938 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS Project
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Reading

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing MS Project 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 MS Project.

1 41 (65.08%) Project Management
2 30 (47.62%) PRINCE2
3 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
4 26 (41.27%) Project Planning
5 22 (34.92%) Security Cleared
5 22 (34.92%) SC Cleared
6 21 (33.33%) MS Project Server
7 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (30.16%) Windows
8 17 (26.98%) Finance
8 17 (26.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
10 11 (17.46%) MS Office
11 10 (15.87%) MS Visio
12 9 (14.29%) Project Governance
13 8 (12.70%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (9.52%) CRM
14 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (9.52%) Migration
15 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (7.94%) Billing
15 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
15 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
15 5 (7.94%) PMP
15 5 (7.94%) PMI Certification
15 5 (7.94%) Degree
16 4 (6.35%) Resource Management
16 4 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
16 4 (6.35%) Risk Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing MS Project 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 MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (33.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.46%) MS Office
3 10 (15.87%) MS Visio
4 8 (12.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Force.com
2 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.59%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.94%) Billing
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (49.21%) Project Manager
2 18 (28.57%) Project Planner
3 5 (7.94%) Coordinator
3 5 (7.94%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (6.35%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (6.35%) Technical Manager
4 4 (6.35%) Business Project Manager
4 4 (6.35%) Business Manager
5 2 (3.17%) Architect
5 2 (3.17%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.17%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (3.17%) Account Manager
5 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (1.59%) Programme Planner
6 1 (1.59%) Test Manager
6 1 (1.59%) Technical Architect
6 1 (1.59%) Lead Designer
6 1 (1.59%) UX Designer
6 1 (1.59%) Designer
6 1 (1.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.59%) PKI
2 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Windows
1 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Project Management
2 30 (47.62%) PRINCE2
3 26 (41.27%) Project Planning
4 17 (26.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.29%) Project Governance
6 6 (9.52%) Migration
6 6 (9.52%) CRM
7 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.35%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.35%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.35%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.76%) Information Security
9 3 (4.76%) ITIL
9 3 (4.76%) B2B
9 3 (4.76%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.76%) Change Control
9 3 (4.76%) Coaching
10 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) Java
1 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) SC Cleared
1 22 (34.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (7.94%) Degree
3 5 (7.94%) PMP
3 5 (7.94%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.76%) CISSP
5 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) ISEB
6 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.76%) Fujitsu
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) Juniper
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Siebel
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago