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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 157 138 137
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 80 91 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.33% 1.65% 1.83%
As % of the Applications category 8.32% 9.99% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 63 75 80
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,798 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
962 911 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.99% 16.53% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 836 761 801
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +4 25 £51,750 +41.78% 3
Bristol +3 21 £47,500 -35.59% 9
Wiltshire +1 19 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Somerset -8 6 £32,374 -3.36% 3
Dorset -13 4 £37,000 +23.33% 2
Devon - 1 £36,000 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 105 (69.08%) PRINCE2
2 91 (59.87%) Project Management
3 79 (51.97%) Finance
4 56 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 55 (36.18%) MS Excel
6 45 (29.61%) MS Visio
7 44 (28.95%) MS Office
8 39 (25.66%) Change Management
9 36 (23.68%) Line Management
10 29 (19.08%) MS PowerPoint
11 26 (17.11%) Telecoms
12 24 (15.79%) Change Control
13 23 (15.13%) Financial Analysis
14 22 (14.47%) Banking
14 22 (14.47%) SharePoint
15 21 (13.82%) PMP
16 20 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (12.50%) PMI Certification
18 17 (11.18%) PMI
18 17 (11.18%) Security Cleared
19 16 (10.53%) PRINCE
19 16 (10.53%) Programme Management
20 15 (9.87%) Aerospace
20 15 (9.87%) ITIL
20 15 (9.87%) Project Planning
20 15 (9.87%) Degree
20 15 (9.87%) APMP
21 14 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
22 13 (8.55%) Resource Management
23 11 (7.24%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (14.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.97%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.97%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.66%) CMS
3 1 (0.66%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.66%) Lync
Applications
1 55 (36.18%) MS Excel
2 45 (29.61%) MS Visio
3 44 (28.95%) MS Office
4 29 (19.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.66%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (4.61%) Changepoint
2 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) NAS
1 2 (1.32%) iSCSI
1 2 (1.32%) FTP
1 2 (1.32%) Intranet
1 2 (1.32%) SAN
2 1 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.66%) Firewall
2 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.66%) LAN
2 1 (0.66%) WLAN
2 1 (0.66%) WAN
2 1 (0.66%) MIMO
2 1 (0.66%) Network Security
2 1 (0.66%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.63%) OLAP
3 4 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) ClearQuest
1 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 79 (51.97%) Finance
2 26 (17.11%) Telecoms
3 22 (14.47%) Banking
4 15 (9.87%) Aerospace
5 10 (6.58%) Legal
6 8 (5.26%) Military
7 5 (3.29%) Marketing
8 4 (2.63%) Retail
9 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.97%) Advertising
10 2 (1.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.66%) Billing
11 1 (0.66%) Back Office
11 1 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (40.13%) Project Manager
2 18 (11.84%) Analyst
3 12 (7.89%) Business Analyst
4 11 (7.24%) PMO Manager
5 10 (6.58%) Business Manager
6 9 (5.92%) Coordinator
6 9 (5.92%) Programme Manager
6 9 (5.92%) Support Manager
6 9 (5.92%) Change Manager
7 7 (4.61%) Junior Project Manager
7 7 (4.61%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (4.61%) Junior
7 7 (4.61%) Digital Project Manager
8 6 (3.95%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (2.63%) Software Manager
9 4 (2.63%) PMO Analyst
9 4 (2.63%) Project Officer
9 4 (2.63%) Junior Project Support Officer
9 4 (2.63%) Project Support Manager
9 4 (2.63%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.95%) .NET
2 5 (3.29%) HTML
3 2 (1.32%) Java EE
3 2 (1.32%) HTML5
3 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.66%) CSS
4 1 (0.66%) Web Services
4 1 (0.66%) AppFabric
4 1 (0.66%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.18%) PMI
2 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.32%) DTV
4 2 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.66%) NHS
5 1 (0.66%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.61%) Windows
2 3 (1.97%) Windows XP
2 3 (1.97%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (69.08%) PRINCE2
2 91 (59.87%) Project Management
3 39 (25.66%) Change Management
4 36 (23.68%) Line Management
5 24 (15.79%) Change Control
6 23 (15.13%) Financial Analysis
7 20 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (10.53%) PRINCE
8 16 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 15 (9.87%) ITIL
9 15 (9.87%) Project Planning
10 14 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.55%) Resource Management
12 11 (7.24%) Risk Management
13 10 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (5.92%) Supply Chain Management
14 9 (5.92%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (5.92%) Performance Management
14 9 (5.92%) Matrix Management
15 8 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.63%) SQL
2 3 (1.97%) C
3 2 (1.32%) Java
3 2 (1.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (13.82%) PMP
2 19 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 17 (11.18%) Security Cleared
4 15 (9.87%) Degree
4 15 (9.87%) APMP
5 10 (6.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (6.58%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.61%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.63%) ISEB
9 3 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.32%) MCSE
10 2 (1.32%) MCP
11 1 (0.66%) CISM
11 1 (0.66%) HND
11 1 (0.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) SLA
2 5 (3.29%) QA
3 3 (1.97%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.66%) P3O
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) XenApp
1 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Snort
2 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) MOM
1 1 (0.66%) SCCM
1 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.97%) VMware
2 3 (1.97%) Cisco
3 2 (1.32%) SAP
3 2 (1.32%) Citrix
3 2 (1.32%) NetApp
3 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.66%) Sourcefire
4 1 (0.66%) Primavera
4 1 (0.66%) Avaya
4 1 (0.66%) Progress
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