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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 162 127 173
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +46
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 72 91 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.17% 1.80% 0.83%
As % of the Applications category 7.75% 10.96% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 47 82 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,550 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
929 830 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.11% 16.44% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 773 708 652
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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
Bristol -13 31 £48,000 +12.94% 9
Wiltshire -11 18 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Somerset -12 12 £34,254 +26.86% 1
Dorset -5 4 £24,000 -43.52% 1
Devon -28 4 £41,250 +21.32%
Gloucestershire -22 2 £38,750 +24.00%
Cornwall - 1 £24,500 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

1 112 (73.20%) Project Management
2 94 (61.44%) PRINCE2
3 73 (47.71%) MS Office
4 62 (40.52%) MS Excel
4 62 (40.52%) Finance
5 61 (39.87%) Microsoft
6 38 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (18.30%) SharePoint
8 27 (17.65%) Change Management
9 26 (16.99%) Line Management
10 24 (15.69%) Change Control
11 22 (14.38%) Legal
11 22 (14.38%) PMI Certification
12 21 (13.73%) PMP
12 21 (13.73%) Supply Chain Management
13 20 (13.07%) PMI
13 20 (13.07%) MS Visio
14 19 (12.42%) APMP
15 16 (10.46%) Programme Management
16 15 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 15 (9.80%) Matrix Management
17 13 (8.50%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (8.50%) Degree
17 13 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (8.50%) PRINCE
17 13 (8.50%) Retail
17 13 (8.50%) Law
18 12 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
19 11 (7.19%) Security Cleared
19 11 (7.19%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 28 (18.30%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.54%) IIS
3 7 (4.58%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.58%) MS Project Server
4 6 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.31%) Drupal
Applications
1 73 (47.71%) MS Office
2 62 (40.52%) MS Excel
3 20 (13.07%) MS Visio
4 10 (6.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.65%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.31%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.58%) NAS
2 5 (3.27%) Firewall
2 5 (3.27%) DHCP
2 5 (3.27%) DNS
2 5 (3.27%) SAN
3 2 (1.31%) Intranet
3 2 (1.31%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.65%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.61%) OLAP
2 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.61%) MySQL
2 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.96%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (40.52%) Finance
2 22 (14.38%) Legal
3 13 (8.50%) Law
3 13 (8.50%) Retail
4 3 (1.96%) Marketing
4 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.31%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.31%) Banking
5 2 (1.31%) Billing
6 1 (0.65%) Military
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 86 (56.21%) Project Manager
2 29 (18.95%) Analyst
3 22 (14.38%) IT Project Manager
4 12 (7.84%) Business Analyst
4 12 (7.84%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (5.23%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (4.58%) Project Analyst
6 7 (4.58%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 7 (4.58%) Digital Project Manager
7 6 (3.92%) Project Officer
7 6 (3.92%) Project Support Officer
7 6 (3.92%) Architect
8 5 (3.27%) Network Analyst
8 5 (3.27%) PMO Manager
9 4 (2.61%) Administrator
9 4 (2.61%) Lead Business Analyst
9 4 (2.61%) Project Support Manager
9 4 (2.61%) Junior Project Support Officer
9 4 (2.61%) Programme Planner
9 4 (2.61%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.27%) .NET
2 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.31%) Web Services
3 2 (1.31%) XML
3 2 (1.31%) XSD
3 2 (1.31%) XSLT
3 2 (1.31%) WCF
3 2 (1.31%) WPF
3 2 (1.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.07%) PMI
2 13 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.23%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.58%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.27%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.31%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) e-Health
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.19%) Windows
2 3 (1.96%) Linux
2 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.96%) UNIX
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (73.20%) Project Management
2 94 (61.44%) PRINCE2
3 38 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (17.65%) Change Management
5 26 (16.99%) Line Management
6 24 (15.69%) Change Control
7 21 (13.73%) Supply Chain Management
8 16 (10.46%) Programme Management
9 15 (9.80%) Matrix Management
10 13 (8.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (8.50%) PRINCE
11 12 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.19%) Business Analysis
12 11 (7.19%) ITIL
12 11 (7.19%) Project Planning
13 10 (6.54%) Risk Management
14 8 (5.23%) Service Delivery
15 7 (4.58%) Portfolio Management
15 7 (4.58%) Mentoring
16 6 (3.92%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.58%) C
1 7 (4.58%) SQL
2 2 (1.31%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.31%) C#
2 2 (1.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (14.38%) PMI Certification
2 21 (13.73%) PMP
3 19 (12.42%) APMP
4 15 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (8.50%) Degree
6 11 (7.19%) Security Cleared
7 10 (6.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (5.88%) DV Cleared
9 6 (3.92%) ISEB
10 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.31%) MCP
11 2 (1.31%) MCSE
11 2 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.31%) MCTS
11 2 (1.31%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.65%) HNC
12 1 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.54%) ISO 9001
1 10 (6.54%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.31%) XenApp
Vendors
1 61 (39.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.54%) Citrix
2 10 (6.54%) VMware
3 5 (3.27%) HP
3 5 (3.27%) Dell
4 4 (2.61%) Planview
5 3 (1.96%) LexisNexis
5 3 (1.96%) Lotus
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle
5 3 (1.96%) SAP
5 3 (1.96%) Cognos
6 2 (1.31%) Cisco
6 2 (1.31%) NetApp
7 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.65%) Primavera
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe
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