Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Microsoft Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Project over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 144 138
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 26 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.10% 0.99% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 9.85% 9.78% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 7
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +38.69%
10th Percentile £31,300 £41,069 £30,650
90th Percentile £63,125 £79,250 £54,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

Microsoft Project is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 264 317 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.14% 10.16% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 173 226 205
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,250 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.71% +19.49% -1.67%
10th Percentile £20,255 £19,500 £18,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £45,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Cheshire

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Cheshire

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in Cheshire

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +21 9 £50,000 -2.44%
Wilmslow -11 6 £38,625 -10.66%
Warrington - 2 £32,000 -
Microsoft Project
North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 20 (76.92%) PMO
2 19 (73.08%) Risk Management
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 13 (50.00%) Finance
5 13 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (38.46%) MS Visio
7 9 (34.62%) Project Management
7 9 (34.62%) Resource Management
8 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (30.77%) Change Control
8 8 (30.77%) Banking
8 8 (30.77%) Programme Management
8 8 (30.77%) Matrix Organization
8 8 (30.77%) Programme Governance
9 7 (26.92%) Law
9 7 (26.92%) HP
9 7 (26.92%) PMP
9 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
9 7 (26.92%) SAP
9 7 (26.92%) Investment Banking
9 7 (26.92%) Wealth Management
9 7 (26.92%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (26.92%) P3O
10 6 (23.08%) Degree
10 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (23.08%) Decision-Making
11 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
12 3 (11.54%) Waterfall

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (38.46%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 7 (26.92%) Investment Banking
3 7 (26.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
1 10 (38.46%) PMO Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) PMO Lead
3 5 (19.23%) PMO Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
4 4 (15.38%) PMO Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Head of IT
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Projects
5 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Business Systems Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Project Support Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery Coordinator
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Risk Management
2 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Resource Management
3 8 (30.77%) Change Control
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (30.77%) Matrix Organization
3 8 (30.77%) Programme Governance
3 8 (30.77%) Programme Management
4 7 (26.92%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 7 (26.92%) Wealth Management
5 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (23.08%) Decision-Making
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.69%) ERP
7 2 (7.69%) Release Management
8 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) PMP
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ACCA
3 1 (3.85%) CIMA
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) PMO
2 7 (26.92%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) HP
2 7 (26.92%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Cadence