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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 128 125 129
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 11 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 0.88% 0.58%
As % of the Applications category 4.44% 6.77% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 11
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £36,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £73,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
248 310 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.70% 13.06% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 192 215 291
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
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 5 February 2016.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (60.00%) Project Management
3 15 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
5 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
5 12 (34.29%) C
5 12 (34.29%) CAD
5 12 (34.29%) AutoCAD
5 12 (34.29%) Network Design
5 12 (34.29%) NVQ Level 3
6 9 (25.71%) MS Office
6 9 (25.71%) ITIL
7 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (17.14%) Migration
8 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
8 6 (17.14%) Project Governance
9 5 (14.29%) Resource Management
9 5 (14.29%) Degree
9 5 (14.29%) People Management
9 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.43%) Information Security
10 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.43%) CISSP
10 4 (11.43%) PRINCE
10 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
11 3 (8.57%) Transition Management
11 3 (8.57%) Line Management
11 3 (8.57%) Coaching

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (5.71%) MS Project Server
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) AutoCAD
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Changepoint
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (2.86%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Axure RP
General
1 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Billing
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Project Manager
2 12 (34.29%) Data Centre Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL Manager
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Migration Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Migration Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) PMO Manager
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Transformation Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) EPoS
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) iSeries
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Project Management
2 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
3 12 (34.29%) CAD
3 12 (34.29%) Network Design
4 9 (25.71%) ITIL
5 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (17.14%) Migration
6 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
6 6 (17.14%) Project Governance
7 5 (14.29%) People Management
7 5 (14.29%) Resource Management
8 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) Information Security
8 4 (11.43%) PRINCE
8 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
8 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.57%) Coaching
9 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (8.57%) Line Management
9 3 (8.57%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) C
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) NVQ Level 3
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) CISSP
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.86%) APMP
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) P3O
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle