The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
UK
Rank 373 354 281
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -73
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 654 893 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.87% 1.12%
As % of the Applications category 6.11% 6.15% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 510 720 946
Median salary £47,500 £48,040 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.12% +2.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,547 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10712 14510 16722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.72% 14.20% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8844 11793 13654
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MS Project
Salary Trend

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

MS Project Salary Trend in the UK

MS Project
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 within the UK.

MS Project Salary Histogram in the UK

MS Project
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 618 £47,500 -5.00% 87
London -1 257 £57,500 +9.52% 31
South East +15 142 £42,500 -16.66% 15
Yorkshire +53 59 £32,500 -18.75% 5
West Yorkshire +63 57 £32,500 -23.52% 4
City of London +36 52 £48,500 -22.40% 7
Surrey +33 46 £48,250 -8.09% 6
West Midlands +31 41 £42,000 +20.00% 7
Hampshire +32 34 £47,500 -0.56% 2
East Midlands +30 34 £47,500 -13.63% 6
East of England -28 32 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Bradford - 32 £32,500 - 1
North West -25 29 £45,000 +20.00% 13
South West -36 22 £41,500 -7.77% 7
Leeds +36 20 £45,000 +25.95% 3
Berkshire +31 19 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Hertfordshire +4 19 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Oxfordshire +31 18 £37,500 -42.30% 1
Manchester -28 18 £37,500 - 11
Lincolnshire - 15 £47,500 -
Northamptonshire +32 12 £27,000 -47.31% 1
Southampton +21 11 £55,000 +15.78%
Birmingham +10 11 £45,000 +35.44% 2
Watford -2 11 £70,000 +7.69%
Northampton +20 10 £26,500 -37.64%
Oxford +13 10 £37,500 - 1
Leatherhead +5 10 £55,000 +29.41%
West Sussex +13 9 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Solihull +4 8 £52,500 -4.54% 1
East Sussex - 8 £50,000 - 1

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MS Project.

1 795 (57.44%) Project Management
2 672 (48.55%) Microsoft
3 665 (48.05%) MS Excel
4 627 (45.30%) PRINCE2
5 546 (39.45%) Finance
6 420 (30.35%) Agile Software Development
7 382 (27.60%) MS Office
8 336 (24.28%) MS Visio
9 248 (17.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 234 (16.91%) SharePoint
11 230 (16.62%) Degree
12 217 (15.68%) MS PowerPoint
13 196 (14.16%) Project Planning
14 159 (11.49%) Change Management
15 155 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
16 149 (10.77%) SDLC
17 148 (10.69%) Programme Management
18 140 (10.12%) CRM
19 139 (10.04%) Risk Management
20 128 (9.25%) SQL
21 126 (9.10%) QA
22 125 (9.03%) ITIL
23 121 (8.74%) Waterfall
24 120 (8.67%) Scrum
25 113 (8.16%) PMI Certification
26 112 (8.09%) PMP
27 108 (7.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
27 108 (7.80%) Business Analysis
28 102 (7.37%) Retail
29 101 (7.30%) JIRA

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 234 (16.91%) SharePoint
2 58 (4.19%) MS Project Server
3 42 (3.03%) Confluence
4 22 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 16 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (1.08%) CMS
7 14 (1.01%) IIS
8 11 (0.79%) Skype for Business
9 7 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.29%) Drupal
10 4 (0.29%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.29%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.22%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.22%) JBoss
11 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.14%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.072%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.072%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 665 (48.05%) MS Excel
2 382 (27.60%) MS Office
3 336 (24.28%) MS Visio
4 217 (15.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.22%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.072%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 60 (4.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (2.53%) Primavera
3 19 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.87%) CA PPM
4 12 (0.87%) Magento
5 11 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.65%) Bankmaster
6 9 (0.65%) Finacle
6 9 (0.65%) Misys Equation
6 9 (0.65%) SAP PS
6 9 (0.65%) Temenos T24
7 8 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.29%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.22%) HFM
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.88%) SaaS
2 24 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.23%) Office 365
4 14 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (0.43%) G Suite
7 5 (0.36%) Trello
8 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.29%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.14%) FinancialForce.com
10 1 (0.072%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.072%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.072%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.072%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.072%) IaaS
10 1 (0.072%) PaaS
10 1 (0.072%) Slack
10 1 (0.072%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.82%) Internet
2 23 (1.66%) DNS
2 23 (1.66%) VPN
3 20 (1.45%) Firewall
4 19 (1.37%) LAN
5 16 (1.16%) LDAP
6 14 (1.01%) DMZ
7 13 (0.94%) WAN
8 12 (0.87%) VoIP
9 9 (0.65%) Broadband
9 9 (0.65%) SAN
10 8 (0.58%) DHCP
11 7 (0.51%) Ethernet
11 7 (0.51%) HTTP
11 7 (0.51%) Intranet
12 5 (0.36%) IP Telephony
13 4 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (0.29%) MPLS
13 4 (0.29%) OSPF
13 4 (0.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (3.61%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.75%) Relational Database
3 37 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
5 26 (1.88%) MS Access
6 17 (1.23%) Data Mart
7 16 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
11 6 (0.43%) DB2
12 4 (0.29%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.22%) Big Data
13 3 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.22%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.22%) QGIS
13 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 101 (7.30%) JIRA
2 40 (2.89%) Selenium
3 17 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.51%) LSMW
5 5 (0.36%) Axure RP
6 4 (0.29%) ProtoShare
7 3 (0.22%) Subversion
7 3 (0.22%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.14%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.14%) Toad
8 2 (0.14%) VersionOne
8 2 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.14%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.072%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.072%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.072%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.072%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.072%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.072%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.072%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 546 (39.45%) Finance
2 102 (7.37%) Retail
3 98 (7.08%) Banking
4 92 (6.65%) Telecoms
5 72 (5.20%) Legal
6 69 (4.99%) Manufacturing
7 64 (4.62%) Marketing
8 40 (2.89%) Back Office
9 29 (2.10%) Advertising
10 27 (1.95%) Billing
11 24 (1.73%) French Language
12 21 (1.52%) Financial Institution
13 20 (1.45%) Electronics
13 20 (1.45%) Investment Banking
14 19 (1.37%) Law
15 14 (1.01%) Games
16 12 (0.87%) Spanish Language
17 11 (0.79%) Front Office
17 11 (0.79%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 623 (45.01%) Project Manager
2 232 (16.76%) Analyst
3 114 (8.24%) IT Manager
4 101 (7.30%) Senior Manager
5 97 (7.01%) PMO Analyst
6 92 (6.65%) Senior Project Manager
7 87 (6.29%) IT Project Manager
8 71 (5.13%) Business Analyst
9 65 (4.70%) Consultant
10 61 (4.41%) Coordinator
11 55 (3.97%) Software Project Manager
12 50 (3.61%) Technical Manager
13 49 (3.54%) Project Analyst
14 47 (3.40%) Technical Project Manager
15 43 (3.11%) Project Planner
16 39 (2.82%) Project Coordinator
17 34 (2.46%) Junior
18 32 (2.31%) Digital Project Manager
19 31 (2.24%) Agile Project Manager
19 31 (2.24%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (4.62%) .NET
2 43 (3.11%) XML
3 36 (2.60%) HTML
4 21 (1.52%) HTML5
5 12 (0.87%) SAML
6 9 (0.65%) CSS
7 8 (0.58%) .NET Framework
7 8 (0.58%) AngularJS
7 8 (0.58%) EDI
8 7 (0.51%) Flash
9 6 (0.43%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.43%) REST
10 5 (0.36%) J2EE
10 5 (0.36%) SailPoint
11 4 (0.29%) Angular 2
11 4 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (0.22%) .NET Core
12 3 (0.22%) COM
12 3 (0.22%) CSS3
12 3 (0.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 155 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (4.70%) PMI
3 55 (3.97%) Management Information System
4 51 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 42 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 35 (2.53%) Virtual Team
7 28 (2.02%) Fintech
8 19 (1.37%) Replication
9 14 (1.01%) Driving Licence
9 14 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
10 13 (0.94%) NHS
10 13 (0.94%) User Experience
11 11 (0.79%) iPad
12 10 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
13 9 (0.65%) Derivative
13 9 (0.65%) Fixed Income
13 9 (0.65%) FMCG
13 9 (0.65%) Hedge funds
13 9 (0.65%) Online Banking
14 8 (0.58%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 79 (5.71%) Windows
2 25 (1.81%) Unix
3 20 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 18 (1.30%) Linux
4 18 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 17 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 11 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.72%) Android
9 9 (0.65%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (0.51%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.14%) AIX
12 2 (0.14%) Solaris
13 1 (0.072%) pSOS
13 1 (0.072%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 795 (57.44%) Project Management
2 627 (45.30%) PRINCE2
3 420 (30.35%) Agile Software Development
4 248 (17.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 196 (14.16%) Project Planning
6 159 (11.49%) Change Management
7 149 (10.77%) SDLC
8 148 (10.69%) Programme Management
9 140 (10.12%) CRM
10 139 (10.04%) Risk Management
11 125 (9.03%) ITIL
12 121 (8.74%) Waterfall
13 120 (8.67%) Scrum
14 108 (7.80%) Business Analysis
15 92 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
16 90 (6.50%) PRINCE
17 89 (6.43%) Coaching
18 87 (6.29%) Change Control
19 77 (5.56%) Service Delivery
20 72 (5.20%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (9.25%) SQL
2 42 (3.03%) Java
3 29 (2.10%) C
4 28 (2.02%) C#
5 22 (1.59%) PowerShell
6 15 (1.08%) VBScript
7 11 (0.79%) JavaScript
7 11 (0.79%) VBA
8 8 (0.58%) VB
9 6 (0.43%) C++
10 4 (0.29%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.14%) PHP
11 2 (0.14%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.14%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.072%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.072%) XAML
Qualifications
1 230 (16.62%) Degree
2 113 (8.16%) PMI Certification
3 112 (8.09%) PMP
4 108 (7.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 83 (6.00%) Security Cleared
6 76 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 71 (5.13%) APMP
8 66 (4.77%) SC Cleared
9 55 (3.97%) ISEB
10 40 (2.89%) ISTQB
11 21 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (1.52%) CISSP
11 21 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (1.30%) CISM
13 17 (1.23%) CCNP
14 15 (1.08%) CCNA
15 13 (0.94%) ISSAP
16 12 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 11 (0.79%) IIBA
18 10 (0.72%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (9.10%) QA
2 25 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.52%) P3O
4 16 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.94%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.58%) ISO27002
6 8 (0.58%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.51%) GCP
7 7 (0.51%) SLA
8 4 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 4 (0.29%) MiFID
8 4 (0.29%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
10 2 (0.14%) ISO19770
11 1 (0.072%) COBIT
11 1 (0.072%) COSO
11 1 (0.072%) ISO15022
11 1 (0.072%) SAS 70
11 1 (0.072%) Solvency II
System Software
1 49 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.01%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.14%) vSphere
6 1 (0.072%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (0.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (0.29%) SCCM
4 3 (0.22%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.14%) Nagios
5 2 (0.14%) SCOM
6 1 (0.072%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.072%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.072%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.072%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.072%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.072%) WSUS
Vendors
1 672 (48.55%) Microsoft
2 72 (5.20%) Oracle
3 70 (5.06%) SAP
4 54 (3.90%) HP
5 46 (3.32%) Planview
6 38 (2.75%) Cisco
7 34 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 32 (2.31%) VMware
9 27 (1.95%) Siebel
9 27 (1.95%) Sun
10 19 (1.37%) Juniper
11 15 (1.08%) Adobe
11 15 (1.08%) Google
12 14 (1.01%) Remedy
13 13 (0.94%) CA
14 12 (0.87%) Apple
14 12 (0.87%) Avaloq
15 11 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
15 11 (0.79%) Citrix
16 10 (0.72%) SunGard
London
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible working
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus and bens.
Posted: 20 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus and benefi
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus generous rewards and benefits packages in
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
HFG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago