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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 145 137 124
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 85 93 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.42% 1.74% 1.73%
As % of the Applications category 9.59% 10.90% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 72 71 75
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
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
886 853 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.84% 15.95% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 759 717 742
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,965
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £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 2 March 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 March 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
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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 -1 29 £41,250 -17.50% 5
Bristol -2 20 £47,500 -35.59% 2
Gloucestershire +4 19 £56,000 +79.20% 5
Somerset -4 7 £35,000 -14.63% 1
Dorset -24 3 £27,000 +28.57% 4
Devon - 1 £36,000 - 3
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 113 (69.33%) PRINCE2
2 91 (55.83%) Project Management
3 73 (44.79%) Finance
4 64 (39.26%) Microsoft
5 61 (37.42%) MS Excel
6 51 (31.29%) MS Visio
7 46 (28.22%) MS Office
8 44 (26.99%) Change Management
9 35 (21.47%) MS PowerPoint
10 28 (17.18%) Telecoms
11 27 (16.56%) Line Management
12 26 (15.95%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (15.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (14.11%) SharePoint
14 23 (14.11%) Financial Analysis
15 22 (13.50%) Project Planning
15 22 (13.50%) Banking
16 20 (12.27%) Resource Management
16 20 (12.27%) Security Cleared
17 19 (11.66%) Degree
18 18 (11.04%) Change Control
18 18 (11.04%) Programme Management
19 17 (10.43%) Aerospace
20 15 (9.20%) PMP
21 13 (7.98%) PMI Certification
22 12 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
22 12 (7.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
23 11 (6.75%) Performance Management
23 11 (6.75%) PMI

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 23 (14.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.45%) CMS
3 3 (1.84%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.61%) Lync
5 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 61 (37.42%) MS Excel
2 51 (31.29%) MS Visio
3 46 (28.22%) MS Office
4 35 (21.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.61%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Changepoint
2 4 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) Intranet
2 2 (1.23%) FTP
2 2 (1.23%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) LAN
3 1 (0.61%) WLAN
3 1 (0.61%) WAN
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.61%) Network Security
3 1 (0.61%) MIMO
3 1 (0.61%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.61%) OLAP
4 1 (0.61%) MS Access
4 1 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 73 (44.79%) Finance
2 28 (17.18%) Telecoms
3 22 (13.50%) Banking
4 17 (10.43%) Aerospace
5 10 (6.13%) Military
5 10 (6.13%) Marketing
6 9 (5.52%) Electronics
7 8 (4.91%) Manufacturing
8 6 (3.68%) Advertising
8 6 (3.68%) Legal
8 6 (3.68%) Retail
9 2 (1.23%) Games
10 1 (0.61%) Back Office
10 1 (0.61%) Automotive
10 1 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 67 (41.10%) Project Manager
2 27 (16.56%) Analyst
3 14 (8.59%) Business Analyst
4 11 (6.75%) Programme Manager
4 11 (6.75%) PMO Manager
5 9 (5.52%) PMO Analyst
5 9 (5.52%) Coordinator
5 9 (5.52%) Change Manager
5 9 (5.52%) Business Manager
6 8 (4.91%) Digital Project Manager
7 7 (4.29%) Junior Project Manager
7 7 (4.29%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (4.29%) Support Manager
7 7 (4.29%) Junior
8 6 (3.68%) Project Coordinator
9 5 (3.07%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (3.07%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.07%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (2.45%) Software Manager
10 4 (2.45%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.91%) HTML
2 7 (4.29%) .NET
3 5 (3.07%) CSS
4 4 (2.45%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.23%) HTML5
5 2 (1.23%) Java EE
5 2 (1.23%) WCF
5 2 (1.23%) Web Services
6 1 (0.61%) XML
6 1 (0.61%) XSD
6 1 (0.61%) Ajax
6 1 (0.61%) J2EE
6 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.61%) jQuery
6 1 (0.61%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.75%) PMI
2 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.07%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.45%) DTV
5 2 (1.23%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.61%) iSeries
6 1 (0.61%) Kindle
6 1 (0.61%) AS400
6 1 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.07%) Windows
2 3 (1.84%) Windows XP
2 3 (1.84%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (69.33%) PRINCE2
2 91 (55.83%) Project Management
3 44 (26.99%) Change Management
4 27 (16.56%) Line Management
5 26 (15.95%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (15.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (14.11%) Financial Analysis
8 22 (13.50%) Project Planning
9 20 (12.27%) Resource Management
10 18 (11.04%) Change Control
10 18 (11.04%) Programme Management
11 12 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (6.75%) Performance Management
12 11 (6.75%) Risk Management
12 11 (6.75%) PRINCE
12 11 (6.75%) ITIL
13 10 (6.13%) Web Design
13 10 (6.13%) Business Analysis
13 10 (6.13%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (5.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.29%) C
2 6 (3.68%) SQL
3 5 (3.07%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.84%) C++
4 3 (1.84%) Embedded C
4 3 (1.84%) Embedded C++
5 2 (1.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (1.23%) Java
5 2 (1.23%) C#
5 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (12.27%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.66%) Degree
3 15 (9.20%) PMP
4 13 (7.98%) PMI Certification
5 12 (7.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
7 9 (5.52%) DV Cleared
7 9 (5.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (5.52%) APMP
8 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.23%) ISEB
9 2 (1.23%) VCP4
9 2 (1.23%) MCTS
9 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.61%) MCITP
10 1 (0.61%) HND
10 1 (0.61%) CISM
10 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.29%) SLA
2 3 (1.84%) QA
2 3 (1.84%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Snort
2 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) MOM
1 1 (0.61%) SCCM
1 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (39.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.45%) SAP
3 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle
3 2 (1.23%) Nintex
4 1 (0.61%) Primavera
4 1 (0.61%) VMware
4 1 (0.61%) Sourcefire
4 1 (0.61%) Progress
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco
4 1 (0.61%) IBM
4 1 (0.61%) HP
4 1 (0.61%) Citrix
4 1 (0.61%) Avaya
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On site training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + c.£5000 Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Phone, Laptop
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus very competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + Excellent benefits + Company car
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Superdry
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + career development, phone, laptop
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Bath
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago