The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 155 132 153
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 88 90 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.43% 1.64% 1.35%
As % of the Applications category 10.44% 10.30% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 72 56 60
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -
MS Project
England

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

Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
843 874 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.72% 15.95% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 721 734 712
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,984 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MS Project
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MS Project Salary Trend in the South West

MS Project
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in the South West

MS Project
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -6 29 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Bristol +3 23 £47,500 -29.62% 3
Gloucestershire -12 17 £60,000 +65.51% 5
Somerset +4 8 £34,748 -15.25%
Dorset -26 5 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Devon 0 1 £37,500 - 1
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 109 (66.46%) PRINCE2
2 86 (52.44%) Project Management
3 69 (42.07%) Microsoft
4 68 (41.46%) MS Excel
5 64 (39.02%) Finance
6 58 (35.37%) MS Visio
7 41 (25.00%) MS Office
8 38 (23.17%) Change Management
9 37 (22.56%) MS PowerPoint
10 33 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (18.29%) Telecoms
11 30 (18.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (14.63%) Project Planning
13 23 (14.02%) Security Cleared
13 23 (14.02%) Financial Analysis
14 22 (13.41%) SharePoint
14 22 (13.41%) Banking
14 22 (13.41%) Resource Management
15 20 (12.20%) Programme Management
15 20 (12.20%) Degree
16 17 (10.37%) Line Management
17 16 (9.76%) Change Control
18 15 (9.15%) Aerospace
19 13 (7.93%) Marketing
20 12 (7.32%) Web Design
20 12 (7.32%) Business Analysis
20 12 (7.32%) SC Cleared
20 12 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
21 11 (6.71%) C
21 11 (6.71%) ITIL

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (13.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.05%) CMS
3 3 (1.83%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.83%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.22%) Lync
4 2 (1.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.22%) IIS
4 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.61%) SAS
5 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 68 (41.46%) MS Excel
2 58 (35.37%) MS Visio
3 41 (25.00%) MS Office
4 37 (22.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.61%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.61%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Changepoint
2 6 (3.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.27%) Intranet
2 2 (1.22%) Firewall
2 2 (1.22%) LAN
2 2 (1.22%) WLAN
2 2 (1.22%) WAN
2 2 (1.22%) FTP
2 2 (1.22%) HTTP
2 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.61%) Network Security
3 1 (0.61%) MIMO
3 1 (0.61%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) SSDT
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.61%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.61%) OLAP
5 1 (0.61%) MS Access
5 1 (0.61%) DTS
5 1 (0.61%) OLTP
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.05%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 64 (39.02%) Finance
2 30 (18.29%) Telecoms
3 22 (13.41%) Banking
4 15 (9.15%) Aerospace
5 13 (7.93%) Marketing
6 11 (6.71%) Electronics
6 11 (6.71%) Manufacturing
7 9 (5.49%) Military
7 9 (5.49%) Retail
8 7 (4.27%) Advertising
9 5 (3.05%) Games
10 1 (0.61%) Back Office
10 1 (0.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (39.02%) Project Manager
2 29 (17.68%) Analyst
3 16 (9.76%) Business Analyst
4 12 (7.32%) PMO Manager
5 9 (5.49%) PMO Analyst
5 9 (5.49%) Programme Manager
5 9 (5.49%) Coordinator
5 9 (5.49%) Change Manager
6 8 (4.88%) Business Manager
7 7 (4.27%) Junior Project Manager
7 7 (4.27%) Junior
7 7 (4.27%) Digital Project Manager
8 6 (3.66%) Project Coordinator
8 6 (3.66%) Support Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.05%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (2.44%) Software Project Manager
10 4 (2.44%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.49%) HTML
2 8 (4.88%) .NET
3 6 (3.66%) CSS
4 5 (3.05%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.22%) HTML5
5 2 (1.22%) Java EE
5 2 (1.22%) WCF
5 2 (1.22%) Web Services
6 1 (0.61%) XML
6 1 (0.61%) XSD
6 1 (0.61%) Ajax
6 1 (0.61%) J2EE
6 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.61%) jQuery
6 1 (0.61%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.88%) PMI
3 6 (3.66%) DTV
4 5 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.22%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.61%) iSeries
6 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.61%) Kindle
6 1 (0.61%) AS400
6 1 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.05%) Windows
2 3 (1.83%) Windows XP
2 3 (1.83%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (66.46%) PRINCE2
2 86 (52.44%) Project Management
3 38 (23.17%) Change Management
4 33 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (18.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (14.63%) Project Planning
7 23 (14.02%) Financial Analysis
8 22 (13.41%) Resource Management
9 20 (12.20%) Programme Management
10 17 (10.37%) Line Management
11 16 (9.76%) Change Control
12 12 (7.32%) Business Analysis
12 12 (7.32%) Web Design
12 12 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (6.71%) Waterfall
13 11 (6.71%) Risk Management
13 11 (6.71%) ITIL
13 11 (6.71%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.71%) Performance Management
14 10 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.71%) C
2 8 (4.88%) SQL
3 6 (3.66%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.83%) Embedded C
4 3 (1.83%) Embedded C++
4 3 (1.83%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.83%) C#
4 3 (1.83%) C++
5 2 (1.22%) Java
5 2 (1.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (14.02%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.20%) Degree
3 12 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.71%) DV Cleared
5 10 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (5.49%) PMI Certification
6 9 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (3.66%) PMP
8 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.22%) ISEB
9 2 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.22%) MCTS
9 2 (1.22%) MCITP
9 2 (1.22%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.22%) APMP
10 1 (0.61%) CISM
10 1 (0.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.27%) SLA
2 3 (1.83%) QA
2 3 (1.83%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.22%) vSphere
3 1 (0.61%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.22%) SCCM
2 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.61%) MOM
Vendors
1 69 (42.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.66%) Oracle
2 6 (3.66%) SAP
3 4 (2.44%) IBM
4 3 (1.83%) CheckPoint
4 3 (1.83%) ATG
4 3 (1.83%) hybris
4 3 (1.83%) RedPrairie
4 3 (1.83%) Demandware
5 2 (1.22%) Nintex
5 2 (1.22%) VMware
5 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.22%) Avaya
5 2 (1.22%) Cisco
5 2 (1.22%) HP
6 1 (0.61%) Citrix
6 1 (0.61%) Cognos
6 1 (0.61%) Progress
6 1 (0.61%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
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