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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 203 148 155
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 42 80 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 1.30% 1.20%
As % of the Applications category 5.50% 8.62% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 60 59
Average salary £45,750 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,075 £32,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
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
764 928 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.87% 15.04% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 655 785 707
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
Gloucestershire -5 15 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Wiltshire -15 11 £45,750 +14.37% 3
Somerset +8 5 £40,000 -13.97% 1
Dorset +10 4 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Devon -10 4 £37,500 -
Bristol -41 3 £70,000 +64.70% 4
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 86 (66.15%) PRINCE2
2 79 (60.77%) Project Management
3 62 (47.69%) MS Excel
4 50 (38.46%) Finance
5 47 (36.15%) Microsoft
6 46 (35.38%) MS Office
7 43 (33.08%) MS Visio
8 42 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (22.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (20.77%) Programme Management
11 26 (20.00%) Change Management
12 25 (19.23%) Electronics
13 23 (17.69%) Telecoms
13 23 (17.69%) MS PowerPoint
13 23 (17.69%) Project Planning
13 23 (17.69%) Resource Management
14 22 (16.92%) E-Commerce
15 20 (15.38%) SharePoint
16 19 (14.62%) Manufacturing
16 19 (14.62%) Degree
16 19 (14.62%) Marketing
17 17 (13.08%) Scrum
18 16 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (10.77%) SAP
19 14 (10.77%) DTV
19 14 (10.77%) Retail
19 14 (10.77%) Logistics
19 14 (10.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
19 14 (10.77%) Digital Marketing
20 13 (10.00%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 20 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.92%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.85%) CMS
4 3 (2.31%) IIS
4 3 (2.31%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.31%) Lync
5 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.77%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.77%) SAS
6 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.77%) Drupal
Applications
1 62 (47.69%) MS Excel
2 46 (35.38%) MS Office
3 43 (33.08%) MS Visio
4 23 (17.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.77%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.77%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (10.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) Intranet
2 3 (2.31%) Firewall
2 3 (2.31%) WAN
3 2 (1.54%) HTTP
3 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.54%) LAN
3 2 (1.54%) WLAN
4 1 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.77%) Network Security
4 1 (0.77%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.77%) SSDT
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (0.77%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (0.77%) DTS
4 1 (0.77%) OLTP
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.77%) OLAP
4 1 (0.77%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.77%) Subversion
General
1 50 (38.46%) Finance
2 25 (19.23%) Electronics
3 23 (17.69%) Telecoms
4 19 (14.62%) Manufacturing
4 19 (14.62%) Marketing
5 14 (10.77%) Retail
6 13 (10.00%) Games
7 9 (6.92%) Banking
8 6 (4.62%) Advertising
9 4 (3.08%) Military
9 4 (3.08%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.54%) Local Government
11 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 67 (51.54%) Project Manager
2 24 (18.46%) Analyst
3 12 (9.23%) PMO Analyst
4 9 (6.92%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 9 (6.92%) E-Commerce Manager
5 8 (6.15%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.38%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (5.38%) Technical Manager
6 7 (5.38%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
7 5 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
7 5 (3.85%) Senior Manager
7 5 (3.85%) Project Planner
7 5 (3.85%) Junior
8 4 (3.08%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.08%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.08%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.08%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 4 (3.08%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) HTML
2 6 (4.62%) .NET
2 6 (4.62%) CSS
3 5 (3.85%) WebCenter
4 2 (1.54%) HTML5
4 2 (1.54%) Java EE
4 2 (1.54%) WCF
4 2 (1.54%) Web Services
5 1 (0.77%) XML
5 1 (0.77%) XSD
5 1 (0.77%) Ajax
5 1 (0.77%) J2EE
5 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.77%) jQuery
5 1 (0.77%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) DTV
2 10 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.38%) PMI
4 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.31%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.54%) AS400
6 2 (1.54%) iSeries
7 1 (0.77%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.77%) NHS
7 1 (0.77%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.77%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (1.54%) UNIX
3 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (66.15%) PRINCE2
2 79 (60.77%) Project Management
3 42 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (22.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (20.77%) Programme Management
6 26 (20.00%) Change Management
7 23 (17.69%) Project Planning
7 23 (17.69%) Resource Management
8 22 (16.92%) E-Commerce
9 17 (13.08%) Scrum
10 16 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (10.77%) Logistics
11 14 (10.77%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (8.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (8.46%) Dependency Management
12 11 (8.46%) Line Management
13 9 (6.92%) Financial Analysis
13 9 (6.92%) ITIL
14 8 (6.15%) PRINCE
14 8 (6.15%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.69%) C
2 7 (5.38%) SQL
3 6 (4.62%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.08%) C++
4 4 (3.08%) Embedded C
4 4 (3.08%) Embedded C++
5 3 (2.31%) C#
5 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.54%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.54%) Java
7 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) Degree
2 12 (9.23%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (6.92%) PMI Certification
5 7 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (4.62%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.85%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.54%) PMP
10 2 (1.54%) MCTS
10 2 (1.54%) MCITP
11 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.77%) CISM
11 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.77%) ISEB
11 1 (0.77%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.54%) Firmware
2 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.77%) vSphere
3 1 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.77%) KVM
3 1 (0.77%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.77%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) SCCM
2 1 (0.77%) SCOM
2 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (36.15%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.77%) SAP
3 12 (9.23%) Oracle
4 11 (8.46%) IBM
5 9 (6.92%) ATG
5 9 (6.92%) hybris
5 9 (6.92%) RedPrairie
5 9 (6.92%) Demandware
6 3 (2.31%) VMware
6 3 (2.31%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.31%) HP
7 2 (1.54%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.54%) Cisco
7 2 (1.54%) Avaya
7 2 (1.54%) Nintex
7 2 (1.54%) Tableau
8 1 (0.77%) Teradici
8 1 (0.77%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.77%) Niku
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