The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Support 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 Support Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Support Officer
Rank 850 846 880
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 46 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.020% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.021% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 20
Average salary £28,000 £29,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% +22.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,800 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £32,650
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +23.40%

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
107743 99984 109245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.34% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87440 83008 92915
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Support Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Project Support Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Support Officer
Salary Trend

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

Project Support Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Project Support Officer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Support Officer over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 within the UK.

Project Support Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Support 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 Support Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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 +14 44 £28,000 -6.66% 4
West Midlands - 12 £30,000 -
South East +6 10 £28,000 +4.67%
East of England -4 10 £30,000 +22.44%
Hertfordshire -10 9 £30,000 +22.44%
Yorkshire - 9 £25,000 - 1
Birmingham - 9 £30,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 8 £25,000 -
Middlesbrough - 7 £25,000 -
South West -14 4 £27,500 -29.48%
Surrey -16 4 £28,000 -20.00%
Somerset - 4 £27,500 -
Macclesfield - 4 £20,000 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £20,000 - 1
Bath - 4 £27,500 -
North West - 4 £20,000 - 1
London -22 3 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Leamington Spa - 3 £22,500 -
Crawley - 3 £33,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £22,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £33,500 -
South Wales +11 2 £23,000 -8.00%
Wales +5 2 £23,000 -8.00%
Oxfordshire +7 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 1 - -
East Midlands -6 1 £30,000 +50.00%
Leicestershire - 1 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £26,500 -

Project Support Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Support 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 Support Officer in their job title.

1 44 (50.57%) Project Management
2 41 (47.13%) PRINCE2
3 34 (39.08%) MS Office
4 29 (33.33%) MS Project
5 24 (27.59%) MS Excel
6 23 (26.44%) Finance
7 16 (18.39%) ITIL
7 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
7 16 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
8 15 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
10 11 (12.64%) Change Management
11 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
11 9 (10.34%) Project Planning
11 9 (10.34%) Time Management
12 8 (9.20%) Change Control
12 8 (9.20%) Document Management
12 8 (9.20%) Legal
13 7 (8.05%) MS Visio
13 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (8.05%) Scrum
13 7 (8.05%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (8.05%) Degree
13 7 (8.05%) Cyber Security
13 7 (8.05%) SaaS
13 7 (8.05%) Network Security
14 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
14 6 (6.90%) QA
14 6 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint

Project Support Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Support 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 Support Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 34 (39.08%) MS Office
2 29 (33.33%) MS Project
3 24 (27.59%) MS Excel
4 7 (8.05%) MS Visio
5 6 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) Network Security
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Legal
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) NHS
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) Statistics
3 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.57%) Project Management
2 41 (47.13%) PRINCE2
3 16 (18.39%) ITIL
4 15 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.64%) Change Management
6 9 (10.34%) Project Planning
6 9 (10.34%) Time Management
7 8 (9.20%) Change Control
7 8 (9.20%) Document Management
8 7 (8.05%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (8.05%) Scrum
8 7 (8.05%) Cyber Security
9 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.75%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.60%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (4.60%) Financial Analysis
12 3 (3.45%) Dependency Management
12 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.45%) Data Analysis
13 2 (2.30%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) Degree
3 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.45%) APMP
5 1 (1.15%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PMP
5 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.15%) P3O
3 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) HP
3 1 (1.15%) VMware
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago