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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Support Officer
Rank 845 850 885
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 49 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.028% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.029% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 15
Average salary £28,000 £31,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £42,500 £32,400
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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
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 £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 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 -31 47 £28,000 -13.84% 7
West Midlands - 14 £26,250 -
East of England 0 10 £30,000 +3.44%
London -10 9 £37,500 +33.92% 2
Yorkshire -27 9 £25,000 - 3
North Yorkshire - 8 £25,000 -
South East -27 7 £30,750 -5.38%
Warwickshire - 7 £22,500 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £30,000 -
Middlesbrough - 7 £25,000 -
Birmingham - 7 £30,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £30,000 -
Leamington Spa - 5 £22,500 -
West Sussex -5 4 £33,500 +11.66%
South West -10 3 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Bath - 3 £27,500 -
Essex - 3 £27,500 -
Somerset - 3 £27,500 -
Crawley - 3 £33,500 -
South Wales 0 2 - - 1
Wales -4 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +1 1 - -
Surrey 0 1 £28,000 -20.00%
Bradford -2 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes -6 1 - -
East Midlands -9 1 £30,000 +50.00%
West Yorkshire -24 1 - - 2
North West - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £30,000 -

Project Support Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 43 (50.59%) Project Management
2 36 (42.35%) PRINCE2
3 29 (34.12%) MS Office
4 27 (31.76%) MS Project
5 25 (29.41%) Finance
6 22 (25.88%) MS Excel
7 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 14 (16.47%) ITIL
8 14 (16.47%) Time Management
9 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
10 10 (11.76%) SC Cleared
11 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
11 9 (10.59%) Project Planning
12 8 (9.41%) Document Management
12 8 (9.41%) Legal
12 8 (9.41%) Change Control
13 7 (8.24%) SaaS
13 7 (8.24%) Cyber Security
13 7 (8.24%) Network Security
13 7 (8.24%) MS Visio
13 7 (8.24%) Scrum
13 7 (8.24%) Change Management
13 7 (8.24%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (8.24%) Degree
14 6 (7.06%) QA
14 6 (7.06%) Problem Management
15 5 (5.88%) Programme Management
15 5 (5.88%) Banking
16 4 (4.71%) Data Analysis
16 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management

Project Support Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (10.59%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 29 (34.12%) MS Office
2 27 (31.76%) MS Project
3 22 (25.88%) MS Excel
4 7 (8.24%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Network Security
General
1 25 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Legal
3 5 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) NHS
2 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.18%) Statistics
2 1 (1.18%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) Project Management
2 36 (42.35%) PRINCE2
3 14 (16.47%) ITIL
3 14 (16.47%) Time Management
4 9 (10.59%) Project Planning
5 8 (9.41%) Document Management
5 8 (9.41%) Change Control
6 7 (8.24%) Cyber Security
6 7 (8.24%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (8.24%) Scrum
6 7 (8.24%) Change Management
7 6 (7.06%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.71%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.53%) Dependency Management
11 2 (2.35%) Business Transformation
11 2 (2.35%) Demand Forecasting
11 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.35%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.71%) SQL
2 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) Degree
4 3 (3.53%) APMP
4 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.35%) PMP
5 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.18%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.18%) P3O
3 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.53%) SAP
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle
3 1 (1.18%) HP
3 1 (1.18%) VMware
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 12 days ago