Period
to 18 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 137 133
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 28 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.05% 1.06% 0.46%
As % of the Applications category 10.00% 10.60% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 7
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +42.86% -1.41%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,488 £29,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +9.38%

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 280 283 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.48% 10.02% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 193 198 193
Cheshire median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,875 £45,000
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 October 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 October 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
Wilmslow -1 9 £43,750 +31.28%
Knutsford +13 8 £47,500 -40.63%
Warrington +7 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Microsoft Project
North West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 18 (64.29%) PMO
2 17 (60.71%) Risk Management
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) Resource Management
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (42.86%) Project Management
5 12 (42.86%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.00%) Change Control
6 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
7 6 (21.43%) Law
7 6 (21.43%) Wealth Management
7 6 (21.43%) Banking
7 6 (21.43%) Investment Banking
8 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
8 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (14.29%) PMP
9 4 (14.29%) Degree
10 3 (10.71%) JIRA
10 3 (10.71%) Release Management
10 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
10 3 (10.71%) ERP
10 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
10 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.71%) Programme Governance

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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 6 (21.43%) Investment Banking
2 6 (21.43%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) PMO Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) PMO Lead
2 7 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Head of IT
3 3 (10.71%) Head of Projects
3 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
3 3 (10.71%) PMO Manager
3 3 (10.71%) PMO Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Project Planner
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Risk Management
2 13 (46.43%) Resource Management
3 12 (42.86%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Change Control
4 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (21.43%) Wealth Management
6 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.86%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) ERP
7 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Governance
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.71%) Release Management
8 2 (7.14%) Coaching
8 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (7.14%) Quality Management
8 2 (7.14%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
1 4 (14.29%) PMP
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (64.29%) PMO
2 2 (7.14%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Cadence