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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 117 106 124
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 22 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.00% 1.33% 0.67%
As % of the Applications category 8.27% 8.55% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 10
Average salary £55,000 £68,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.70% +44.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,750 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £87,250 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
266 386 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.05% 15.54% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 221 282 286
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,721 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (75.41%) Project Management
2 42 (68.85%) PRINCE2
3 38 (62.30%) Finance
4 33 (54.10%) MS Excel
5 28 (45.90%) MS Office
6 26 (42.62%) ITIL
7 23 (37.70%) Data Centre
8 18 (29.51%) Change Management
9 17 (27.87%) MS PowerPoint
10 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
11 15 (24.59%) Billing
11 15 (24.59%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (19.67%) Degree
13 11 (18.03%) Migration
14 9 (14.75%) Validation
14 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
15 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
15 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (13.11%) PMP
15 8 (13.11%) PMI Certification
15 8 (13.11%) MS Visio
16 6 (9.84%) Remedy
16 6 (9.84%) BMC
16 6 (9.84%) IT Governance
16 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
16 6 (9.84%) Problem Management
16 6 (9.84%) Remedy ITSM
16 6 (9.84%) Remedy AR System
16 6 (9.84%) Release Management
16 6 (9.84%) Change Control

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 33 (54.10%) MS Excel
2 28 (45.90%) MS Office
3 17 (27.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (13.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.64%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (9.84%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Wireless
2 3 (4.92%) Broadband
2 3 (4.92%) Wi-Fi
General
1 38 (62.30%) Finance
2 15 (24.59%) Billing
3 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Project Manager
2 11 (18.03%) Senior Manager
2 11 (18.03%) Senior Project Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Junior Project Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Junior
4 6 (9.84%) Coordinator
4 6 (9.84%) Project Coordinator
4 6 (9.84%) Release Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 5 (8.20%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) PMO Lead
7 2 (3.28%) PMO Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Voice Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Programme Manager
8 1 (1.64%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (1.64%) Consultant
8 1 (1.64%) Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.92%) IPTV
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
1 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Project Management
2 42 (68.85%) PRINCE2
3 26 (42.62%) ITIL
4 18 (29.51%) Change Management
5 15 (24.59%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (18.03%) Migration
7 9 (14.75%) Validation
8 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
9 6 (9.84%) Incident Management
9 6 (9.84%) IT Governance
9 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
9 6 (9.84%) Problem Management
9 6 (9.84%) Release Management
9 6 (9.84%) Change Control
9 6 (9.84%) SDLC
10 4 (6.56%) Transition Management
10 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.92%) ITSM
11 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (13.11%) PMP
2 8 (13.11%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) SCCM
1 3 (4.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.64%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.64%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) BMC
2 6 (9.84%) Remedy
3 2 (3.28%) Amdocs
3 2 (3.28%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.64%) Ariba
Reading, Berkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Flexible/Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum +BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago