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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 113 123 108
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 20 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.84% 0.78% 1.23%
As % of the Applications category 6.39% 5.04% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 11
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £51,500 £57,500
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
313 357 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.09% 15.53% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 217 306 227
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 27 January 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (72.58%) Project Management
2 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 30 (48.39%) PRINCE2
3 23 (37.10%) Project Planning
3 23 (37.10%) Security Cleared
3 23 (37.10%) SC Cleared
4 21 (33.87%) MS Project Server
5 18 (29.03%) Windows
5 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (24.19%) Finance
7 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
8 9 (14.52%) MS Visio
8 9 (14.52%) Project Governance
9 8 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (12.90%) MS Office
10 6 (9.68%) PMP
10 6 (9.68%) PMI Certification
10 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (8.06%) Billing
11 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
12 4 (6.45%) Migration
12 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
12 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (6.45%) CRM
12 4 (6.45%) Degree
13 3 (4.84%) Change Control
13 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 21 (33.87%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.52%) MS Visio
3 8 (12.90%) MS Office
3 8 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Force.com
2 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Billing
3 2 (3.23%) Legal
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) Project Manager
2 17 (27.42%) Project Planner
3 5 (8.06%) Coordinator
3 5 (8.06%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (6.45%) Business Project Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Business Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 2 (3.23%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Architect
6 2 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Project Analyst
7 1 (1.61%) Programme Planner
7 1 (1.61%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) PKI
3 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
1 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (72.58%) Project Management
2 30 (48.39%) PRINCE2
3 23 (37.10%) Project Planning
4 18 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.52%) Project Governance
6 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.45%) CRM
7 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.45%) Migration
8 3 (4.84%) Change Control
8 3 (4.84%) B2B
8 3 (4.84%) PRINCE
9 2 (3.23%) Benchmarking
9 2 (3.23%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.23%) Process Management
9 2 (3.23%) ITIL
9 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.23%) Test Management
9 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) Java
1 1 (1.61%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) SC Cleared
1 23 (37.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (9.68%) PMP
2 6 (9.68%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
4 2 (3.23%) APMP
4 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) SAP
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco
2 2 (3.23%) IBM
2 2 (3.23%) HP
2 2 (3.23%) Juniper
2 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.23%) Capita
2 2 (3.23%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.61%) Siebel
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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