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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Officer
Rank 843 811 851
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 37 68 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.063% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.067% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 35 58 40
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £28,104
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Project Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Officer
Top 25 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 24 December 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 -22 37 £30,000 - 8
South East -8 14 £31,500 -8.02% 1
South West -12 8 £30,000 +17.64%
Hampshire - 8 £31,500 -
Wiltshire - 8 £30,000 -
London -19 6 £32,500 -27.77% 1
North West -14 5 £20,000 -27.27% 5
Aldershot - 5 £31,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £20,000 -
Surrey -4 4 £23,250 -28.46%
East of England -18 3 £22,500 -8.16%
Macclesfield - 3 £20,000 -
Hertfordshire -16 2 £22,500 -8.16%
Warrington - 2 £32,500 -
Borehamwood - 2 £22,500 -
City of London +10 1 - -
Berkshire +4 1 £40,000 +11.11%
Essex -14 1 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £23,500 -
Guildford - 1 £52,500 -
Worcester - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 45 (45.45%) Project Management
2 43 (43.43%) MS Office
3 36 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 32 (32.32%) MS Excel
5 31 (31.31%) MS Project
6 28 (28.28%) Microsoft
7 21 (21.21%) Finance
8 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
10 13 (13.13%) Security Cleared
11 12 (12.12%) SharePoint
12 10 (10.10%) ITIL
12 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
12 10 (10.10%) Change Control
13 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (9.09%) Project Planning
13 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (8.08%) Degree
14 8 (8.08%) Time Management
15 7 (7.07%) SAP
15 7 (7.07%) MS Visio
15 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (7.07%) SaaS
16 6 (6.06%) Intranet
16 6 (6.06%) SAP PS
16 6 (6.06%) Change Management
17 5 (5.05%) Legal
17 5 (5.05%) Programme Management
17 5 (5.05%) Document Management
17 5 (5.05%) Resource Management

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.03%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.01%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 43 (43.43%) MS Office
2 32 (32.32%) MS Excel
3 31 (31.31%) MS Project
4 15 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (7.07%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) Intranet
2 4 (4.04%) Network Security
3 1 (1.01%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Legal
3 4 (4.04%) Advertising
4 3 (3.03%) Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Retail
5 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.01%) Law
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
6 1 (1.01%) Local Government
6 1 (1.01%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Statistics
3 3 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (1.01%) GIS
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.45%) Project Management
2 36 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.10%) ITIL
4 10 (10.10%) Change Control
5 9 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 8 (8.08%) Time Management
7 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.06%) Change Management
9 5 (5.05%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.05%) Document Management
9 5 (5.05%) Resource Management
10 4 (4.04%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.04%) Financial Analysis
10 4 (4.04%) Content Management
10 4 (4.04%) Scrum
10 4 (4.04%) Migration
10 4 (4.04%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.04%) Financial Modelling
10 4 (4.04%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.02%) C
1 2 (2.02%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (8.08%) Degree
5 3 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (28.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) SAP
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle
3 1 (1.01%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.01%) Lotus
3 1 (1.01%) Planview
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