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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 170 129 163
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +34
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 67 105 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 1.80% 1.10%
As % of the Applications category 8.19% 11.51% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 47
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
818 912 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.47% 15.64% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 684 765 683
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -19 19 £48,250 +7.22% 4
Gloucestershire -12 18 £61,250 +67.80% 4
Bristol -11 12 £47,500 - 2
Somerset +14 8 £39,000 -17.89%
Dorset +1 6 £33,500 -25.55% 3
Devon -9 2 £38,750 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 99 (66.89%) PRINCE2
2 82 (55.41%) Project Management
3 65 (43.92%) MS Excel
4 59 (39.86%) Microsoft
5 55 (37.16%) Finance
6 46 (31.08%) MS Visio
6 46 (31.08%) MS Office
7 41 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (22.97%) Change Management
9 31 (20.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (19.59%) MS PowerPoint
11 26 (17.57%) Project Planning
12 24 (16.22%) Resource Management
12 24 (16.22%) SharePoint
13 23 (15.54%) Programme Management
14 21 (14.19%) Telecoms
15 20 (13.51%) Security Cleared
16 17 (11.49%) Degree
17 16 (10.81%) Electronics
18 15 (10.14%) E-Commerce
18 15 (10.14%) Marketing
19 13 (8.78%) Manufacturing
20 12 (8.11%) Scrum
20 12 (8.11%) Web Design
20 12 (8.11%) Retail
20 12 (8.11%) Change Control
20 12 (8.11%) Line Management
20 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
21 11 (7.43%) Waterfall
21 11 (7.43%) Financial Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 24 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.05%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.38%) CMS
4 4 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.70%) Lync
5 3 (2.03%) IIS
5 3 (2.03%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.68%) SAS
7 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 65 (43.92%) MS Excel
2 46 (31.08%) MS Visio
2 46 (31.08%) MS Office
3 29 (19.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.68%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (6.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.38%) Changepoint
3 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.35%) Magento
5 1 (0.68%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.41%) Intranet
2 4 (2.70%) WAN
3 3 (2.03%) LAN
3 3 (2.03%) WLAN
3 3 (2.03%) Firewall
3 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.35%) HTTP
5 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.68%) Network Security
5 1 (0.68%) MIMO
5 1 (0.68%) LTE
5 1 (0.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) SSDT
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.68%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.68%) OLAP
5 1 (0.68%) MS Access
5 1 (0.68%) DTS
5 1 (0.68%) OLTP
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.68%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 55 (37.16%) Finance
2 21 (14.19%) Telecoms
3 16 (10.81%) Electronics
4 15 (10.14%) Marketing
5 13 (8.78%) Manufacturing
6 12 (8.11%) Retail
7 10 (6.76%) Banking
8 9 (6.08%) Aerospace
9 8 (5.41%) Games
10 7 (4.73%) Military
10 7 (4.73%) Advertising
11 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (43.92%) Project Manager
2 29 (19.59%) Analyst
3 15 (10.14%) Business Analyst
4 10 (6.76%) PMO Analyst
5 7 (4.73%) Agile Project Manager
5 7 (4.73%) Programme Manager
5 7 (4.73%) Change Manager
6 6 (4.05%) Junior Project Manager
6 6 (4.05%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 6 (4.05%) Junior
6 6 (4.05%) Digital Project Manager
6 6 (4.05%) E-Commerce Manager
6 6 (4.05%) Business Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Coordinator
7 5 (3.38%) Technical Project Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Technical Manager
7 5 (3.38%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (2.70%) Project Planner
8 4 (2.70%) Consultant
8 4 (2.70%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.41%) HTML
2 6 (4.05%) .NET
2 6 (4.05%) CSS
3 5 (3.38%) WebCenter
4 2 (1.35%) HTML5
4 2 (1.35%) Java EE
4 2 (1.35%) WCF
4 2 (1.35%) Web Services
5 1 (0.68%) XML
5 1 (0.68%) XSD
5 1 (0.68%) Ajax
5 1 (0.68%) J2EE
5 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.68%) jQuery
5 1 (0.68%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.08%) DTV
3 7 (4.73%) PMI
4 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) AS400
5 2 (1.35%) iSeries
6 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.68%) Kindle
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.35%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.35%) UNIX
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (66.89%) PRINCE2
2 82 (55.41%) Project Management
3 41 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (22.97%) Change Management
5 31 (20.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (17.57%) Project Planning
7 24 (16.22%) Resource Management
8 23 (15.54%) Programme Management
9 15 (10.14%) E-Commerce
10 12 (8.11%) Scrum
10 12 (8.11%) Web Design
10 12 (8.11%) Change Control
10 12 (8.11%) Line Management
11 11 (7.43%) ITIL
11 11 (7.43%) Waterfall
11 11 (7.43%) Financial Analysis
11 11 (7.43%) Business Analysis
12 10 (6.76%) Logistics
12 10 (6.76%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.08%) C
2 7 (4.73%) SQL
3 6 (4.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.03%) C#
4 3 (2.03%) C++
4 3 (2.03%) Embedded C
4 3 (2.03%) Embedded C++
5 2 (1.35%) Java
5 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.49%) Degree
3 11 (7.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.76%) DV Cleared
5 8 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (4.73%) PMI Certification
7 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.03%) PMP
8 3 (2.03%) MCITP
9 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.35%) APMP
9 2 (1.35%) ISEB
9 2 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.35%) MCTS
10 1 (0.68%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) SLA
2 3 (2.03%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.35%) vSphere
3 1 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.68%) Snort
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) SCCM
2 1 (0.68%) SCOM
2 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (39.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.08%) Oracle
2 9 (6.08%) SAP
3 8 (5.41%) IBM
4 6 (4.05%) ATG
4 6 (4.05%) hybris
4 6 (4.05%) RedPrairie
4 6 (4.05%) Demandware
5 3 (2.03%) VMware
5 3 (2.03%) Avaya
5 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.03%) Cisco
6 2 (1.35%) HP
6 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.35%) Nintex
7 1 (0.68%) Niku
7 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.68%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.68%) Tableau
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension + Bonus + Flexi Work + Home
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension / healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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South West
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