The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 53 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 13 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.44% 0.80% 0.53%
As % of the Applications category 8.33% 4.69% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
MS Project
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
156 64 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.27% 16.98% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 100 41 38
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MS Project
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Watford region.

MS Project Salary Trend in Watford

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Watford region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MS Project also 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 that cited MS Project.

1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (50.00%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) MS Office
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) PMI Certification
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Change Management
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
6 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) CRM
7 4 (22.22%) PMI
7 4 (22.22%) PMP
7 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (22.22%) Retail
8 3 (16.67%) SLA
8 3 (16.67%) ISEB
8 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (16.67%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) Smartphone
8 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (11.11%) Linux
9 2 (11.11%) SAN
9 2 (11.11%) Veritas
9 2 (11.11%) BPR
9 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Telecoms

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MS Project also 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 that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (44.44%) MS Office
3 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Build Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) EMV Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) PMI
3 3 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) EPoS
4 1 (5.56%) EMV
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Workflow
6 2 (11.11%) BPR
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) PMI Certification
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) PMP
4 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.56%) MBA
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Samba
1 1 (5.56%) Sendmail
1 1 (5.56%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) OpenView
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Sun
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) BMC
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