Period
to 3 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > East of England
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 169 148 230
Rank change year-on-year -21 +82 +58
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 42 23 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.88% 0.76% 0.58%
As % of the Applications category 8.92% 8.71% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 27
10th Percentile £31,050 £40,700 £36,050
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,938 £39,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,350 £66,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -27.02% +26.19% +10.53%
75th Percentile £56,750 £101,250 £60,000
90th Percentile " £108,750 £66,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 471 264 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 9.90% 8.71% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 248 208 545
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,588 £23,600
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,750 £38,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.24% +8.57% -
75th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +1.31%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the East of England

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Project in the East of England.

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the East of England

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Project in the East of England over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in the East of England

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the East of England region over the 6 months to 3 August 2021. 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
Essex +15 15 £54,500 -14.51% 2
Hertfordshire -21 9 £31,000 -40.95% 4
Suffolk -2 8 £45,000 -55.00%
Cambridgeshire -40 8 £57,500 +19.17% 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £48,750 -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 31 (73.81%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (57.14%) Project Management
3 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 15 (35.71%) ITIL
5 15 (35.71%) PRINCE2
6 13 (30.95%) Finance
7 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
7 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (21.43%) Social Skills
8 8 (19.05%) PMO
8 8 (19.05%) ITSM
8 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
8 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 8 (19.05%) PRINCE
9 7 (16.67%) Degree
9 7 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
9 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (14.29%) People Management
11 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Identification
11 5 (11.90%) Legacy Applications
11 5 (11.90%) Microsoft 365
11 5 (11.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (11.90%) PMI
11 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
11 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
12 4 (9.52%) Windows
12 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
12 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 31 (73.81%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.38%) Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Social Skills
3 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 5 (11.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.14%) Influencing Skills
7 2 (4.76%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Project Manager
2 18 (42.86%) IT Manager
3 16 (38.10%) IT Project Manager
4 14 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 14 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 11 (26.19%) Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (11.90%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
7 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (9.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Systems Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Telephony Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Telephony Project Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Legacy Applications
1 5 (11.90%) PMI
2 3 (7.14%) LIMS
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Life Science
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
1 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
1 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Project Management
2 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) ITIL
3 15 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) ITSM
5 8 (19.05%) PRINCE
5 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 7 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
6 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 6 (14.29%) People Management
7 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Identification
9 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
9 4 (9.52%) IT Strategy
9 4 (9.52%) Project Delivery
9 4 (9.52%) Validation
10 3 (7.14%) Change Management
10 3 (7.14%) Migration
10 3 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) PMO
2 3 (7.14%) GAMP
3 1 (2.38%) GLP
3 1 (2.38%) GMP
3 1 (2.38%) Good Clinical Practice
3 1 (2.38%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) AirWatch
1 4 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) MobileIron
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com