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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 184 139 162
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +23
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 54 90 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.95% 1.52% 0.90%
As % of the Applications category 7.06% 10.08% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 46 63 44
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £52,200
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
765 893 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.51% 15.05% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 649 750 693
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 29 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 29 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
Gloucestershire -7 17 £65,000 +79.31% 2
Wiltshire -17 13 £48,250 +7.22% 3
Bristol -17 8 £51,250 +20.58% 3
Somerset +11 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Dorset +7 5 £40,000 -17.94% 3
Devon -10 3 £37,500 - 1
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 93 (66.91%) PRINCE2
2 82 (58.99%) Project Management
3 67 (48.20%) MS Excel
4 51 (36.69%) Microsoft
5 50 (35.97%) Finance
6 48 (34.53%) MS Office
7 47 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (32.37%) MS Visio
9 28 (20.14%) Change Management
10 27 (19.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (17.99%) Programme Management
12 24 (17.27%) MS PowerPoint
13 23 (16.55%) Project Planning
13 23 (16.55%) Telecoms
14 22 (15.83%) Electronics
14 22 (15.83%) Resource Management
15 21 (15.11%) SharePoint
16 18 (12.95%) E-Commerce
16 18 (12.95%) Degree
16 18 (12.95%) Security Cleared
17 17 (12.23%) Marketing
17 17 (12.23%) Manufacturing
18 15 (10.79%) Scrum
18 15 (10.79%) Retail
19 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (9.35%) Logistics
20 13 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
21 12 (8.63%) SAP
21 12 (8.63%) Oracle
21 12 (8.63%) DTV

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 21 (15.11%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.47%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.60%) CMS
4 4 (2.88%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.88%) Lync
5 3 (2.16%) MS Project Server
5 3 (2.16%) IIS
6 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.72%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.72%) SAS
Applications
1 67 (48.20%) MS Excel
2 48 (34.53%) MS Office
3 45 (32.37%) MS Visio
4 24 (17.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.72%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.72%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (8.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.44%) Magento
4 1 (0.72%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Office 365
1 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) Intranet
2 4 (2.88%) WAN
3 3 (2.16%) Firewall
3 3 (2.16%) LAN
3 3 (2.16%) WLAN
3 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.44%) HTTP
5 1 (0.72%) PCoIP
5 1 (0.72%) MIMO
5 1 (0.72%) LTE
5 1 (0.72%) Network Security
5 1 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.44%) MS Access
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) SSDT
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.72%) OLAP
5 1 (0.72%) DTS
5 1 (0.72%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) Subversion
2 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (35.97%) Finance
2 23 (16.55%) Telecoms
3 22 (15.83%) Electronics
4 17 (12.23%) Marketing
4 17 (12.23%) Manufacturing
5 15 (10.79%) Retail
6 11 (7.91%) Games
7 9 (6.47%) Banking
8 7 (5.04%) Advertising
9 5 (3.60%) Military
9 5 (3.60%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.72%) Back Office
10 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (49.64%) Project Manager
2 28 (20.14%) Analyst
3 15 (10.79%) Business Analyst
4 10 (7.19%) PMO Analyst
5 9 (6.47%) E-Commerce Manager
5 9 (6.47%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Agile Project Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Technical Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Technical Project Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Junior Project Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Junior
9 5 (3.60%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Programme Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Project Planner
10 4 (2.88%) Consultant
10 4 (2.88%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (2.88%) Programme Planner
11 3 (2.16%) Software Project Manager
11 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 3 (2.16%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.04%) HTML
2 6 (4.32%) CSS
2 6 (4.32%) .NET
3 5 (3.60%) WebCenter
4 2 (1.44%) Web Services
4 2 (1.44%) WCF
4 2 (1.44%) Java EE
4 2 (1.44%) HTML5
5 1 (0.72%) AppFabric
5 1 (0.72%) jQuery
5 1 (0.72%) Ajax
5 1 (0.72%) J2EE
5 1 (0.72%) XML
5 1 (0.72%) XSD
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.63%) DTV
3 9 (6.47%) PMI
4 5 (3.60%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.44%) AS400
5 2 (1.44%) iSeries
6 1 (0.72%) Kindle
6 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.72%) FMCG
6 1 (0.72%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.16%) Windows
2 2 (1.44%) UNIX
3 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (66.91%) PRINCE2
2 82 (58.99%) Project Management
3 47 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (20.14%) Change Management
5 27 (19.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (17.99%) Programme Management
7 23 (16.55%) Project Planning
8 22 (15.83%) Resource Management
9 18 (12.95%) E-Commerce
10 15 (10.79%) Scrum
11 13 (9.35%) Logistics
11 13 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (8.63%) Web Design
12 12 (8.63%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (7.91%) Waterfall
13 11 (7.91%) Business Analysis
13 11 (7.91%) Line Management
14 9 (6.47%) Financial Analysis
14 9 (6.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.19%) C
2 6 (4.32%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.32%) SQL
3 4 (2.88%) Embedded C
3 4 (2.88%) Embedded C++
3 4 (2.88%) C++
4 3 (2.16%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.16%) C#
5 2 (1.44%) Java
5 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.95%) Degree
1 18 (12.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (7.19%) PMI Certification
3 10 (7.19%) DV Cleared
4 8 (5.76%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.16%) APMP
7 3 (2.16%) MCITP
8 2 (1.44%) PMP
8 2 (1.44%) MCTS
8 2 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.72%) CISM
9 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.44%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.44%) vSphere
3 1 (0.72%) KVM
3 1 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) Snort
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.72%) Firmware
3 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (36.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.63%) SAP
2 12 (8.63%) Oracle
3 11 (7.91%) IBM
4 9 (6.47%) RedPrairie
4 9 (6.47%) Demandware
4 9 (6.47%) hybris
4 9 (6.47%) ATG
5 4 (2.88%) VMware
6 3 (2.16%) Avaya
6 3 (2.16%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.16%) HP
6 3 (2.16%) Cisco
7 2 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.44%) Nintex
8 1 (0.72%) Teradici
8 1 (0.72%) Tableau
8 1 (0.72%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.72%) Niku
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