The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Officer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Officer
Rank 847 809 844
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 49 62 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.058% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.061% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 37
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £39,200 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107888 101284 107679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88197 84123 91717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Officer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Officer
Salary Trend

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

Project Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Project Officer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Officer over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 within the UK.

Project Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Officer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
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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
England -21 47 £30,000 -3.22% 11
South East -9 14 £30,750 -5.38% 1
East of England -7 12 £30,000 +22.44% 1
Hertfordshire -13 10 £30,000 +22.44% 1
Birmingham - 9 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 9 £30,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £30,000 -
London -18 7 £34,000 -2.85% 5
Surrey -13 6 £28,000 -13.84%
Cheshire -8 5 £20,000 - 1
North West -28 5 £20,000 -27.27% 1
West Sussex - 5 £34,250 -
Macclesfield - 5 £20,000 -
South West -30 4 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Yorkshire -41 4 £25,000 -16.66%
Somerset - 4 £27,500 -
Bath - 4 £27,500 -
Crawley - 3 £33,500 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £25,000 -
City of London +15 2 £47,500 +35.71% 2
South Wales +5 2 £23,000 +4.54%
Wales +1 2 £23,000 +4.54%
Essex -3 2 £22,933 -
Borehamwood - 2 £22,500 -
Middlesbrough - 2 £25,000 -
Newport +16 1 £23,000 +4.54%
Oxfordshire +9 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +7 1 - -
Cardiff +1 1 - -
Bradford -20 1 - -

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Officer in their job title 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 with Project Officer in their job title.

1 59 (50.00%) Project Management
2 47 (39.83%) PRINCE2
3 39 (33.05%) MS Office
4 36 (30.51%) MS Project
5 35 (29.66%) MS Excel
6 34 (28.81%) Finance
7 20 (16.95%) Microsoft
8 19 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (13.56%) ITIL
11 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
12 13 (11.02%) Change Control
12 13 (11.02%) SharePoint
13 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
13 12 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
13 12 (10.17%) Degree
14 11 (9.32%) Project Planning
14 11 (9.32%) MS Visio
14 11 (9.32%) Change Management
15 9 (7.63%) Legal
15 9 (7.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (7.63%) Time Management
16 8 (6.78%) Document Management
16 8 (6.78%) SAP
17 7 (5.93%) Scrum
17 7 (5.93%) Penetration Testing
17 7 (5.93%) Content Management
17 7 (5.93%) Network Security
17 7 (5.93%) SaaS
17 7 (5.93%) Cyber Security

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Officer in their job title 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 with Project Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.54%) CMS
3 2 (1.69%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 39 (33.05%) MS Office
2 36 (30.51%) MS Project
3 35 (29.66%) MS Excel
4 12 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (9.32%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) SAP PS
2 4 (3.39%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) Network Security
2 6 (5.08%) Intranet
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
General
1 34 (28.81%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Legal
3 6 (5.08%) Banking
4 3 (2.54%) Retail
4 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Local Government
6 1 (0.85%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.24%) Statistics
3 3 (2.54%) NHS
3 3 (2.54%) Social Media
4 2 (1.69%) LIMS
5 1 (0.85%) GIS
5 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.00%) Project Management
2 47 (39.83%) PRINCE2
3 19 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.56%) ITIL
5 13 (11.02%) Change Control
6 11 (9.32%) Project Planning
6 11 (9.32%) Change Management
7 9 (7.63%) Time Management
8 8 (6.78%) Document Management
9 7 (5.93%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (5.93%) Scrum
9 7 (5.93%) Cyber Security
9 7 (5.93%) Content Management
10 6 (5.08%) Programme Management
10 6 (5.08%) Problem Management
11 5 (4.24%) Resource Management
12 4 (3.39%) Financial Modelling
12 4 (3.39%) Financial Analysis
12 4 (3.39%) Migration
12 4 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.17%) Degree
2 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.54%) APMP
5 1 (0.85%) PMP
5 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.85%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) P3O
3 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 20 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.78%) SAP
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle
3 1 (0.85%) HP
3 1 (0.85%) Lotus
3 1 (0.85%) VMware
London
Connectus
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
University College London
Salary: From £33,353 to £40,313 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Kings Langley
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago