The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 64 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 12 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.68% 0.30% 1.11%
As % of the Applications category 8.96% 1.59% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 6
Average salary £23,000 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.64% +29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
South Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
134 126 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.79% 18.78% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 105 104 83
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,500 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MS Project
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Sheffield

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Sheffield

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (68.75%) Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (12.50%) MS Project Server
7 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (12.50%) Legal
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 2 (12.50%) MS Office
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (6.25%) QA
8 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Test Management
8 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (12.50%) MS Project Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
3 1 (6.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
1 1 (6.25%) IPsec
1 1 (6.25%) PBX
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Junior
2 5 (31.25%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Bid Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) CCTV
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
1 1 (6.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) SolidWorks
2 1 (6.25%) CA
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) Primavera
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) HP