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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
North West > Cheshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 79 75
Rank change year-on-year -20 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 13 4 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.89% 0.42% 2.53%
As % of the Applications category 9.49% 5.06% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 23
Cheshire median annual salary £43,464 £29,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.33% -26.25%  
10th Percentile £31,488 £28,500 £34,150
90th Percentile £80,000 £32,625 £50,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +48.14% -15.62%  

Microsoft Project is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 137 79 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 9.43% 8.31% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 121 120 256
Cheshire median annual salary £31,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -20.00%  
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £42,000
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -10 4 £33,325 +2.53%
Warrington -11 4 £55,000 +89.65%
Knutsford - 4 £80,000 -
Crewe - 1 £29,000 -
Microsoft Project
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) PMO
4 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 6 (28.57%) Banking
5 6 (28.57%) Smartphone
6 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
6 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
6 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (23.81%) Handset
6 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
6 5 (23.81%) Android
6 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
6 5 (23.81%) Machine Learning
7 4 (19.05%) Solvency II
7 4 (19.05%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) SAN
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 3 (14.29%) Firewall
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 3 (14.29%) Retail
8 3 (14.29%) Retail Banking
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 3 (14.29%) HP

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 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project Server
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Broadband
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) PMO Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) PMO Planner
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) HTML5
1 1 (4.76%) PhoneGap
1 1 (4.76%) RESTful
1 1 (4.76%) ServiceStack
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) WCF
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) Handset
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Signage
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Android
1 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 5 (23.81%) Machine Learning
2 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
2 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Presales
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) CAD
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) B2B
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Project Governance
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) PMO
2 4 (19.05%) Solvency II
3 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Juniper
3 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Xamarin