The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 60 75 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 13 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.02% 0.14% 2.27%
As % of the Applications category 14.44% 0.70% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 14
Average salary £28,550 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MS Project
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
90 143 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.98% 20.25% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66 125 120
Average salary £28,550 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.86% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MS Project
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Staffordshire

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

MS Project
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Tamworth - 8 £27,275 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £46,250 -
Lichfield - 2 £32,500 -
MS Project
West Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 13 (76.47%) Project Management
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
4 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) People Management
7 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.76%) SaaS
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Retail
7 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Document Management
8 1 (5.88%) Migration
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (5.88%) Infor
8 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (5.88%) Veeam
8 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) GroupWise
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Project Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Project Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Project Officer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Support Coordinator
3 2 (11.76%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Support Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.88%) NetWare
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) People Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Document Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) HNC
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Novell eDirectory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Novell
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Infor
2 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky
2 1 (5.88%) Veeam
2 1 (5.88%) M86 Security
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco