The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 88 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 4 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.45% 1.33% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 2.48% 7.89% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 1
Average salary £47,750 £31,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.58% -37.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
161 152 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 18.25% 16.80% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 149 126 141
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MS Project
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Southampton region.

MS Project Salary Trend in Southampton

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Southampton

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
5 2 (28.57%) Pegasus
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) RAD
5 2 (28.57%) DSDM
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 2 (28.57%) MS Project Server
5 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
5 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) CISSP
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (28.57%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Lead
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) RAD
4 2 (28.57%) DSDM
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Pegasus