Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 120 122
Rank change year-on-year -26 +2 +39
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 33 24 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.03% 1.06% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.20% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 42
Cheshire median annual salary £61,250 £59,960 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +71.31% -22.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £54,700 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,250 £84,360 £60,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £56,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -11.50% +44.87% -8.24%

Project Planning is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,839 1,996 2,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.77% 87.85% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,135 1,622 2,176
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Cheshire

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in Cheshire

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Planning in Cheshire

Project Planning
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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 -38 8 £44,000 - 2
Chester -16 5 £40,000 -55.56%
Warrington -3 4 - -
Wilmslow +10 2 £75,000 +25.08%
Runcorn - 1 £27,500 -
Project Planning
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 26 (78.79%) Finance
2 18 (54.55%) Project Management
3 15 (45.45%) Risk Management
4 12 (36.36%) Banking
5 11 (33.33%) Law
6 10 (30.30%) Investment Banking
6 10 (30.30%) Wealth Management
7 8 (24.24%) Information Security
7 8 (24.24%) Unix
7 8 (24.24%) Windows
8 7 (21.21%) GIS
8 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
8 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (21.21%) Network Design
8 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Server Hardening
8 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 7 (21.21%) Compliance Audit
8 7 (21.21%) Software Audit
8 7 (21.21%) Security Monitoring
9 6 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (18.18%) Wireless
10 5 (15.15%) CRM
10 5 (15.15%) ERP
10 5 (15.15%) DHCP
10 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
10 5 (15.15%) DNS
10 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
10 5 (15.15%) Data Security

Project Planning
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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Wireless
2 5 (15.15%) DHCP
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) GIS
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (78.79%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Banking
3 11 (33.33%) Law
4 10 (30.30%) Investment Banking
5 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
5 4 (12.12%) Retail
6 2 (6.06%) Legal
6 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Project Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Project Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Design Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Security Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Cryptography Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Lead Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Lead Security Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Network Security Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Security Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Change Manager
7 2 (6.06%) IT Support
7 2 (6.06%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (6.06%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
1 1 (3.03%) JSP
1 1 (3.03%) OAuth
1 1 (3.03%) OAuth2
1 1 (3.03%) SailPoint
1 1 (3.03%) Servlets
1 1 (3.03%) SOAP
1 1 (3.03%) SPML
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) PMI
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Unix
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) AIX
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Project Management
2 15 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 10 (30.30%) Wealth Management
4 8 (24.24%) Information Security
5 7 (21.21%) Compliance Audit
5 7 (21.21%) Network Design
5 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Security Monitoring
5 7 (21.21%) Server Hardening
5 7 (21.21%) Software Audit
6 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (15.15%) CRM
7 5 (15.15%) Cryptography
7 5 (15.15%) Data Security
7 5 (15.15%) ERP
7 5 (15.15%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 5 (15.15%) Resource Management
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) BeanShell
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) APMP
1 4 (12.12%) PMP
2 3 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) PgMP
3 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 5 (15.15%) GDPR
3 2 (6.06%) SLA
4 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.03%) IEC 61508
4 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) CyberArk
1 1 (3.03%) HP
1 1 (3.03%) IBM
1 1 (3.03%) Novell
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (3.03%) SAP
1 1 (3.03%) Sun
1 1 (3.03%) Sybase