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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
UK
Rank 362 334 277
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -57
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 658 883 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.89% 1.14%
As % of the Applications category 6.16% 6.43% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 516 738 951
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,400 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
10679 13737 16668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.67% 13.89% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8860 11125 13711
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -16 620 £47,500 -1.12% 94
London -34 257 £57,500 +9.52% 35
South East +56 156 £48,250 -3.50% 15
Yorkshire +49 59 £32,500 -22.61% 3
West Yorkshire +60 55 £32,500 -23.52% 3
City of London +20 53 £46,500 -25.60% 15
West Midlands +15 44 £41,250 +13.79% 9
East of England -8 41 £54,500 +9.00% 4
Hampshire +28 37 £50,000 +4.07% 4
Surrey +28 36 £52,500 - 2
Berkshire +36 34 £40,000 +2.56%
South West -8 29 £42,000 -6.66% 13
Hertfordshire +14 28 £45,000 -18.18%
Bradford +29 27 £32,500 -10.95% 1
Leeds +39 22 £36,378 -13.89% 2
Oxfordshire +42 21 £45,000 -12.19% 3
North West -59 20 £45,000 +20.00% 13
Watford 0 19 £29,000 -55.38%
East Midlands +3 16 £47,500 -11.62% 1
Newbury +18 14 £28,500 -25.00%
Birmingham -3 13 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Solihull +5 12 £40,000 -27.27%
Oxford +38 11 £37,500 - 1
West Sussex +5 11 £56,250 +7.14% 1
Bristol -1 11 £43,750 -14.21% 4
Lincolnshire - 11 £47,500 -
Southampton +14 10 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Manchester -56 10 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Somerset - 10 £40,000 - 1
Kent +13 8 £61,250 +75.00% 2

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 802 (58.20%) Project Management
2 671 (48.69%) MS Excel
3 664 (48.19%) Microsoft
4 625 (45.36%) PRINCE2
5 535 (38.82%) Finance
6 407 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
7 380 (27.58%) MS Office
8 304 (22.06%) MS Visio
9 250 (18.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 222 (16.11%) Degree
11 218 (15.82%) SharePoint
12 206 (14.95%) MS PowerPoint
13 187 (13.57%) Project Planning
14 158 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
15 141 (10.23%) Programme Management
16 138 (10.01%) Change Management
17 137 (9.94%) SDLC
18 133 (9.65%) Risk Management
19 131 (9.51%) ITIL
20 130 (9.43%) PMI Certification
21 129 (9.36%) CRM
22 125 (9.07%) SQL
23 124 (9.00%) Scrum
24 123 (8.93%) Retail
25 121 (8.78%) PMP
26 118 (8.56%) QA
26 118 (8.56%) Waterfall
27 107 (7.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
28 105 (7.62%) Business Analysis
29 100 (7.26%) Business Intelligence

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
1 218 (15.82%) SharePoint
2 52 (3.77%) MS Project Server
3 42 (3.05%) Confluence
4 21 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 20 (1.45%) CMS
6 14 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (0.87%) IIS
8 11 (0.80%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.36%) Drupal
9 5 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.29%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.29%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.22%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.22%) JBoss
12 1 (0.073%) Kentico
12 1 (0.073%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.073%) WordPress
Applications
1 671 (48.69%) MS Excel
2 380 (27.58%) MS Office
3 304 (22.06%) MS Visio
4 206 (14.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.29%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.073%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 51 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 45 (3.27%) Primavera
3 18 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (1.02%) SAP PS
5 12 (0.87%) CA PPM
5 12 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.87%) Magento
6 9 (0.65%) Bankmaster
6 9 (0.65%) Finacle
6 9 (0.65%) Misys Equation
6 9 (0.65%) Temenos T24
7 8 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.36%) Workday HCM
9 4 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.15%) HFM
10 2 (0.15%) Infor LN
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle ASCP
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.81%) Office 365
2 22 (1.60%) SaaS
3 21 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.51%) Trello
6 6 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (0.44%) G Suite
6 6 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.44%) OneDrive
7 5 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.22%) IaaS
8 3 (0.22%) PaaS
9 2 (0.15%) FinancialForce.com
10 1 (0.073%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.073%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.073%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.073%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.073%) Slack
10 1 (0.073%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.90%) Internet
2 23 (1.67%) Firewall
3 22 (1.60%) DNS
4 20 (1.45%) VPN
5 18 (1.31%) LAN
5 18 (1.31%) VoIP
6 14 (1.02%) WAN
7 13 (0.94%) LDAP
8 11 (0.80%) DMZ
8 11 (0.80%) Intranet
9 9 (0.65%) Broadband
10 8 (0.58%) SAN
11 7 (0.51%) DHCP
11 7 (0.51%) HTTP
11 7 (0.51%) VLAN
12 6 (0.44%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.44%) Extranet
12 6 (0.44%) IP Telephony
13 5 (0.36%) MPLS
13 5 (0.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
1 45 (3.27%) SQL Server
2 34 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 29 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
4 20 (1.45%) MS Access
5 17 (1.23%) Data Mart
6 13 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (0.51%) Big Data
9 7 (0.51%) RDBMS
9 7 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (0.44%) DB2
11 5 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.36%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.29%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.22%) SAP BW
13 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 87 (6.31%) JIRA
2 36 (2.61%) Selenium
3 9 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.51%) LSMW
5 5 (0.36%) Axure RP
6 4 (0.29%) ProtoShare
7 2 (0.15%) Ranorex
7 2 (0.15%) Subversion
7 2 (0.15%) Toad
7 2 (0.15%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.073%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.073%) FogBugz
8 1 (0.073%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.073%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.073%) WebDriver
General
1 535 (38.82%) Finance
2 123 (8.93%) Retail
3 90 (6.53%) Telecoms
4 88 (6.39%) Banking
5 83 (6.02%) Manufacturing
6 69 (5.01%) Legal
7 58 (4.21%) Marketing
8 38 (2.76%) Back Office
9 33 (2.39%) Advertising
10 32 (2.32%) Billing
11 22 (1.60%) Law
12 20 (1.45%) Publishing
13 19 (1.38%) Electronics
14 18 (1.31%) French Language
14 18 (1.31%) Games
15 17 (1.23%) Investment Banking
16 15 (1.09%) Financial Institution
17 14 (1.02%) Spanish Language
18 11 (0.80%) Retail Banking
19 10 (0.73%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 628 (45.57%) Project Manager
2 228 (16.55%) Analyst
3 122 (8.85%) IT Manager
4 109 (7.91%) Senior Manager
5 100 (7.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 94 (6.82%) PMO Analyst
7 92 (6.68%) IT Project Manager
8 73 (5.30%) Business Analyst
8 73 (5.30%) Consultant
9 52 (3.77%) Software Project Manager
10 49 (3.56%) Coordinator
11 48 (3.48%) Project Analyst
12 46 (3.34%) Technical Manager
13 43 (3.12%) Technical Project Manager
14 42 (3.05%) Project Planner
15 35 (2.54%) Digital Project Manager
15 35 (2.54%) Junior
16 34 (2.47%) Programme Manager
17 33 (2.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 33 (2.39%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (4.50%) .NET
2 41 (2.98%) XML
3 32 (2.32%) HTML
4 21 (1.52%) HTML5
5 8 (0.58%) EDI
5 8 (0.58%) Flash
5 8 (0.58%) SAML
6 7 (0.51%) CSS
7 5 (0.36%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.36%) AngularJS
7 5 (0.36%) J2EE
7 5 (0.36%) REST
7 5 (0.36%) SailPoint
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.22%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.22%) Java EE
9 3 (0.22%) SAP PI
10 2 (0.15%) COM
10 2 (0.15%) Velocity
10 2 (0.15%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 158 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (5.37%) PMI
3 59 (4.28%) Management Information System
4 50 (3.63%) Computer Science
5 43 (3.12%) Data Centre
6 37 (2.69%) Virtual Team
7 22 (1.60%) Fintech
8 19 (1.38%) Visualisation
9 18 (1.31%) Data Integration
10 15 (1.09%) Driving Licence
10 15 (1.09%) Replication
11 14 (1.02%) NHS
12 10 (0.73%) Derivative
12 10 (0.73%) FMCG
12 10 (0.73%) iPad
12 10 (0.73%) Reinsurance
12 10 (0.73%) SWIFT
12 10 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (0.65%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.65%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 76 (5.52%) Windows
2 27 (1.96%) Unix
3 20 (1.45%) Linux
3 20 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 19 (1.38%) Windows 7
5 15 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.80%) Windows 10
9 10 (0.73%) Android
10 7 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (0.51%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.15%) AIX
13 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.15%) Solaris
14 1 (0.073%) CentOS
14 1 (0.073%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 802 (58.20%) Project Management
2 625 (45.36%) PRINCE2
3 407 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
4 250 (18.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 187 (13.57%) Project Planning
6 141 (10.23%) Programme Management
7 138 (10.01%) Change Management
8 137 (9.94%) SDLC
9 133 (9.65%) Risk Management
10 131 (9.51%) ITIL
11 129 (9.36%) CRM
12 124 (9.00%) Scrum
13 118 (8.56%) Waterfall
14 105 (7.62%) Business Analysis
15 100 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
16 89 (6.46%) Change Control
16 89 (6.46%) PRINCE
17 81 (5.88%) Coaching
18 78 (5.66%) ERP
19 72 (5.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 125 (9.07%) SQL
2 41 (2.98%) Java
3 28 (2.03%) C
4 25 (1.81%) C#
5 19 (1.38%) PowerShell
6 13 (0.94%) VBA
7 12 (0.87%) VBScript
8 7 (0.51%) VB
9 6 (0.44%) C++
9 6 (0.44%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.15%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.073%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 222 (16.11%) Degree
2 130 (9.43%) PMI Certification
3 121 (8.78%) PMP
4 107 (7.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 98 (7.11%) Security Cleared
6 81 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 73 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 68 (4.93%) APMP
9 58 (4.21%) ISEB
10 41 (2.98%) ISTQB
11 25 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
13 20 (1.45%) CCNP
14 19 (1.38%) CISSP
15 18 (1.31%) CCNA
15 18 (1.31%) CISM
16 14 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 13 (0.94%) ISSAP
18 12 (0.87%) CISA
19 10 (0.73%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (8.56%) QA
2 30 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.38%) P3O
4 18 (1.31%) Data Quality
5 14 (1.02%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.80%) PMBOK
7 8 (0.58%) ISO27002
8 7 (0.51%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.44%) GCP
10 5 (0.36%) MiFID
10 5 (0.36%) SLA
11 4 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 4 (0.29%) SEPA
12 3 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.22%) EMIR
12 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
12 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.15%) ISO19770
14 1 (0.073%) ISO15022
System Software
1 47 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.87%) VMware ESX
4 9 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.15%) vSphere
6 1 (0.073%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (0.29%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 4 (0.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.22%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.22%) Nagios
4 3 (0.22%) SCCM
4 3 (0.22%) SCOM
5 2 (0.15%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.073%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.073%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.073%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.073%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.073%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 664 (48.19%) Microsoft
2 89 (6.46%) SAP
3 72 (5.22%) Oracle
4 54 (3.92%) HP
5 43 (3.12%) Cisco
6 42 (3.05%) Planview
7 31 (2.25%) VMware
8 29 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
9 27 (1.96%) Siebel
9 27 (1.96%) Sun
10 18 (1.31%) Juniper
11 15 (1.09%) Google
12 14 (1.02%) Adobe
13 13 (0.94%) Apple
13 13 (0.94%) Citrix
14 12 (0.87%) BISAM
14 12 (0.87%) CA
14 12 (0.87%) CheckPoint
14 12 (0.87%) Remedy
14 12 (0.87%) StatPro
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50,000 - 60,000; + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, and Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£75,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus generous rewards and benefits packages in
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
AAP3
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: c.£45,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Mego Employment Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Omni RMS
Salary: £55000 - £61000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Modis International
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Advanced
Posted: 6 days ago