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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Officer
Rank 829 827 852
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 70 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.043% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.046% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 54 33 30
Average salary £29,000 £31,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.93% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £42,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,750 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-14.61% +18.18%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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
England -12 64 £30,000 -7.69% 7
West Midlands +4 16 £28,750 +51.31%
East of England -2 12 £30,000 +3.44%
South East -18 12 £33,500 -0.74%
Yorkshire -38 11 £25,000 -37.50% 3
London +2 10 £41,250 +47.32% 2
Birmingham - 9 £30,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 8 £25,000 -
Middlesbrough - 7 £25,000 -
Warwickshire - 7 £22,500 -
West Sussex +1 5 £33,500 +11.66%
Surrey -2 5 £37,500 +7.14%
South West -20 5 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Leamington Spa - 5 £22,500 -
Essex - 4 £27,000 -
Wales +3 3 £23,000 -2.12% 1
South Wales +3 3 £23,000 -2.12% 1
Tyne and Wear 0 3 - -
North East -5 3 - -
Bath - 3 £27,500 -
Sunderland - 3 - -
Somerset - 3 £27,500 -
Crawley - 3 £33,500 -
Bristol -7 2 £33,695 -25.12% 2
East Midlands -19 2 £30,000 +50.00%
West Yorkshire -40 2 £19,500 -51.25% 2
Newport +9 1 £23,000 - 1
Bradford 0 1 - - 1

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 66 (51.16%) Project Management
2 43 (33.33%) Finance
3 41 (31.78%) PRINCE2
4 36 (27.91%) MS Office
5 34 (26.36%) MS Project
6 30 (23.26%) MS Excel
7 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
8 16 (12.40%) ITIL
9 15 (11.63%) Time Management
10 14 (10.85%) Security Cleared
11 13 (10.08%) Change Management
11 13 (10.08%) SharePoint
12 12 (9.30%) Legal
12 12 (9.30%) Degree
13 11 (8.53%) SC Cleared
13 11 (8.53%) Project Planning
13 11 (8.53%) Change Control
13 11 (8.53%) MS Visio
14 10 (7.75%) MS PowerPoint
15 9 (6.98%) Banking
16 8 (6.20%) Document Management
17 7 (5.43%) Scrum
17 7 (5.43%) SaaS
17 7 (5.43%) Cyber Security
17 7 (5.43%) Network Security
17 7 (5.43%) Penetration Testing
17 7 (5.43%) Content Management
18 6 (4.65%) Programme Management
18 6 (4.65%) QA
18 6 (4.65%) Problem Management

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (10.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.33%) CMS
3 2 (1.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 36 (27.91%) MS Office
2 34 (26.36%) MS Project
3 30 (23.26%) MS Excel
4 11 (8.53%) MS Visio
5 10 (7.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Agresso
2 3 (2.33%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.43%) Network Security
2 4 (3.10%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) HTTP
General
1 43 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (9.30%) Legal
3 9 (6.98%) Banking
4 4 (3.10%) Retail
5 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Local Government
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.88%) Statistics
2 4 (3.10%) NHS
2 4 (3.10%) Social Media
2 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.55%) LIMS
4 1 (0.78%) GIS
4 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (51.16%) Project Management
2 41 (31.78%) PRINCE2
3 16 (12.40%) ITIL
4 15 (11.63%) Time Management
5 13 (10.08%) Change Management
6 11 (8.53%) Project Planning
6 11 (8.53%) Change Control
7 8 (6.20%) Document Management
8 7 (5.43%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (5.43%) Scrum
8 7 (5.43%) Cyber Security
8 7 (5.43%) Content Management
9 6 (4.65%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.65%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.65%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.88%) Risk Management
10 5 (3.88%) Data Protection
11 4 (3.10%) Information Assurance
11 4 (3.10%) Waterfall
11 4 (3.10%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.10%) SQL
2 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (10.85%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.30%) Degree
3 11 (8.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.33%) APMP
6 1 (0.78%) PMP
6 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.78%) CISA
6 1 (0.78%) CISM
6 1 (0.78%) CISSP
6 1 (0.78%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.78%) P3O
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.88%) SAP
3 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.78%) VMware
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle
4 1 (0.78%) HP
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 15 days ago