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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 114 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 26 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.13% 0.27% 0.71%
As % of the Applications category 7.43% 1.89% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 11
Average salary £68,750 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+105.22% -25.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,350 £49,500
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
350 317 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.21% 14.42% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 240 267 256
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,700
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 5 March 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 45 (73.77%) Project Management
2 37 (60.66%) PRINCE2
3 34 (55.74%) Microsoft
4 26 (42.62%) MS Excel
5 20 (32.79%) Project Planning
6 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
6 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
7 17 (27.87%) Degree
7 17 (27.87%) PMP
7 17 (27.87%) PMI Certification
8 16 (26.23%) MS Office
9 15 (24.59%) MS Project Server
10 14 (22.95%) Telecoms
11 13 (21.31%) MS PowerPoint
12 12 (19.67%) Finance
12 12 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (19.67%) Windows
12 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
14 7 (11.48%) Programme Management
14 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (9.84%) Wireless
15 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (8.20%) MS Visio
16 5 (8.20%) Validation
17 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
17 4 (6.56%) Information Security
17 4 (6.56%) Billing
17 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
17 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 15 (24.59%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 26 (42.62%) MS Excel
2 16 (26.23%) MS Office
3 13 (21.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (8.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.64%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Wireless
2 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (6.56%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (22.95%) Telecoms
2 12 (19.67%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Billing
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) Project Manager
2 12 (19.67%) Project Planner
3 7 (11.48%) Programme Manager
4 5 (8.20%) Coordinator
4 5 (8.20%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (6.56%) Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 1 (1.64%) Designer
8 1 (1.64%) UX Designer
8 1 (1.64%) Consultant
8 1 (1.64%) Lead Designer
8 1 (1.64%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.56%) IPTV
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) PKI
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
1 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) Project Management
2 37 (60.66%) PRINCE2
3 20 (32.79%) Project Planning
4 12 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (11.48%) Programme Management
5 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.20%) Validation
7 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.56%) Information Security
7 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.56%) ERP
7 4 (6.56%) Resource Management
7 4 (6.56%) Coaching
8 3 (4.92%) Test Strategy
8 3 (4.92%) Test Planning
8 3 (4.92%) Project Governance
8 3 (4.92%) Automation Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Test Management
8 3 (4.92%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
1 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
2 17 (27.87%) Degree
2 17 (27.87%) PMP
2 17 (27.87%) PMI Certification
3 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (6.56%) CISSP
5 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.92%) APMP
5 3 (4.92%) ISEB
6 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.64%) SCSM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) IBM
2 3 (4.92%) HP
2 3 (4.92%) Capita
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco
3 2 (3.28%) Juniper
3 2 (3.28%) Huawei
4 1 (1.64%) BMC
4 1 (1.64%) Remedy
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe
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