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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 162 141 159
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 69 80 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.14% 1.56% 1.02%
As % of the Applications category 7.42% 9.69% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 69 47
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £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
930 826 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.34% 16.15% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 778 710 656
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 October 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 1 October 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 0 29 £51,000 +27.50% 5
Wiltshire -3 16 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Somerset -5 10 £34,254 +26.86%
Gloucestershire -20 5 £38,750 +24.00% 5
Dorset -7 4 £24,000 -31.42%
Devon -28 4 £42,500 +25.00%
Cornwall - 1 £24,500 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 110 (73.83%) Project Management
2 93 (62.42%) PRINCE2
3 73 (48.99%) MS Office
4 63 (42.28%) Finance
5 61 (40.94%) MS Excel
6 58 (38.93%) Microsoft
7 38 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (20.13%) Change Management
8 30 (20.13%) Line Management
9 25 (16.78%) SharePoint
10 24 (16.11%) PMP
10 24 (16.11%) PMI Certification
10 24 (16.11%) Change Control
11 23 (15.44%) Legal
12 21 (14.09%) PMI
12 21 (14.09%) Supply Chain Management
13 20 (13.42%) APMP
14 17 (11.41%) Programme Management
15 16 (10.74%) MS Visio
15 16 (10.74%) Degree
15 16 (10.74%) Matrix Management
16 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (9.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 14 (9.40%) PRINCE
18 13 (8.72%) Law
18 13 (8.72%) Retail
18 13 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
19 11 (7.38%) Project Planning
19 11 (7.38%) MS PowerPoint
19 11 (7.38%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 25 (16.78%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.71%) IIS
3 7 (4.70%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.36%) MS Project Server
5 3 (2.01%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.34%) Drupal
7 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 73 (48.99%) MS Office
2 61 (40.94%) MS Excel
3 16 (10.74%) MS Visio
4 11 (7.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.67%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.70%) NAS
2 5 (3.36%) Firewall
2 5 (3.36%) DHCP
2 5 (3.36%) DNS
2 5 (3.36%) SAN
3 2 (1.34%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.68%) MySQL
2 4 (2.68%) OLAP
2 4 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.01%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (42.28%) Finance
2 23 (15.44%) Legal
3 13 (8.72%) Law
3 13 (8.72%) Retail
4 3 (2.01%) Marketing
5 2 (1.34%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.67%) Military
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 89 (59.73%) Project Manager
2 25 (16.78%) Analyst
3 22 (14.77%) IT Project Manager
4 12 (8.05%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (5.37%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (5.37%) Business Analyst
6 7 (4.70%) Project Analyst
6 7 (4.70%) Digital Project Manager
6 7 (4.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 6 (4.03%) Project Officer
7 6 (4.03%) Project Support Officer
8 5 (3.36%) Administrator
8 5 (3.36%) Network Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Project Support Manager
9 4 (2.68%) Junior Project Support Officer
9 4 (2.68%) Junior Project Manager
9 4 (2.68%) Programme Planner
9 4 (2.68%) Support Manager
9 4 (2.68%) Junior
9 4 (2.68%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.01%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.01%) .NET
2 2 (1.34%) WCF
2 2 (1.34%) WPF
2 2 (1.34%) HTML
2 2 (1.34%) Web Services
2 2 (1.34%) XML
2 2 (1.34%) XSD
2 2 (1.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.09%) PMI
2 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.70%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.36%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.34%) Clustering
7 1 (0.67%) e-Health
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.38%) Windows
2 3 (2.01%) UNIX
2 3 (2.01%) Linux
2 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (73.83%) Project Management
2 93 (62.42%) PRINCE2
3 38 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (20.13%) Change Management
4 30 (20.13%) Line Management
5 24 (16.11%) Change Control
6 21 (14.09%) Supply Chain Management
7 17 (11.41%) Programme Management
8 16 (10.74%) Matrix Management
9 14 (9.40%) PRINCE
10 13 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (7.38%) Project Planning
12 10 (6.71%) ITIL
12 10 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (6.71%) Risk Management
12 10 (6.71%) Business Analysis
13 7 (4.70%) Service Delivery
13 7 (4.70%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.70%) Portfolio Management
14 6 (4.03%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.03%) C
2 5 (3.36%) SQL
3 2 (1.34%) C#
3 2 (1.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (16.11%) PMP
1 24 (16.11%) PMI Certification
2 20 (13.42%) APMP
3 16 (10.74%) Degree
4 14 (9.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (7.38%) Security Cleared
6 10 (6.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (5.37%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.68%) ISEB
9 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.34%) MCP
10 2 (1.34%) MCSE
11 1 (0.67%) HNC
11 1 (0.67%) HND
11 1 (0.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.71%) ISO 9001
1 10 (6.71%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.34%) XenApp
Vendors
1 58 (38.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.71%) Citrix
2 10 (6.71%) VMware
3 5 (3.36%) HP
3 5 (3.36%) Dell
4 3 (2.01%) Cognos
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle
4 3 (2.01%) LexisNexis
5 2 (1.34%) Planview
5 2 (1.34%) NetApp
5 2 (1.34%) Cisco
6 1 (0.67%) SAP
6 1 (0.67%) Adobe
6 1 (0.67%) Lotus
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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