Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 452 398 363
Rank change year-on-year -54 -35 -75
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 1,040 1,269 1,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.77% 0.90%
As % of the Applications category 7.38% 8.84% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1,021 1,508
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 14,091 14,356 19,509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.54% 8.67% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11,289 11,785 15,800
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% - +5.71%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in England

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in England

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in England over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in England

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
London -106 376 £59,000 +2.61% 33
South East -20 263 £50,000 +11.11% 25
North of England +37 183 £43,000 +14.67% 30
North West +25 98 £44,000 -2.22% 19
Midlands -25 96 £43,750 -7.89% 16
West Midlands -14 70 £45,000 +5.88% 12
South West +3 67 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Yorkshire +9 66 £41,996 +29.22% 9
East of England -16 54 £50,000 -8.26% 7
East Midlands -21 26 £41,500 -12.63% 4
North East -11 19 £39,000 +4.00% 2
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 England region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 595 (57.21%) Project Management
2 467 (44.90%) PRINCE2
3 449 (43.17%) Finance
4 422 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
5 384 (36.92%) Microsoft
6 346 (33.27%) Microsoft Office
7 324 (31.15%) Microsoft Excel
8 271 (26.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 245 (23.56%) MS Visio
10 234 (22.50%) PMO
11 204 (19.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 186 (17.88%) Analytical Skills
13 161 (15.48%) Waterfall
14 157 (15.10%) Change Management
15 149 (14.33%) Degree
16 147 (14.13%) Risk Management
17 134 (12.88%) Project Planning
18 122 (11.73%) SDLC
19 113 (10.87%) Scrum
20 108 (10.38%) ITIL
20 108 (10.38%) JIRA
21 104 (10.00%) PMI Certification
22 92 (8.85%) SharePoint
22 92 (8.85%) Programme Management
23 86 (8.27%) Business Analysis
24 83 (7.98%) PMP
25 80 (7.69%) Banking
26 78 (7.50%) PMI
27 77 (7.40%) Project Governance
28 76 (7.31%) QA

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 92 (8.85%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.40%) MS Project Server
3 19 (1.83%) Confluence
4 10 (0.96%) CMS
5 9 (0.87%) IIS
6 7 (0.67%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.48%) Apache
7 5 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.48%) iPlanet
7 5 (0.48%) JBoss
7 5 (0.48%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.48%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.48%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.48%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.48%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (0.29%) SAS
8 3 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.19%) Mule
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 346 (33.27%) Microsoft Office
2 324 (31.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 245 (23.56%) MS Visio
4 204 (19.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.38%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.29%) CATIA
7 3 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.19%) Niku Workbench
8 2 (0.19%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 23 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (1.35%) Workfront
3 11 (1.06%) Primavera
4 7 (0.67%) CA PPM
4 7 (0.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (0.58%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.29%) ENOVIA
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.19%) Maximo
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.19%) SAP WM
7 2 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.096%) Magento
8 1 (0.096%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.12%) Office 365
2 20 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.44%) Basecamp
4 10 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (0.58%) Trello
7 5 (0.48%) SaaS
8 3 (0.29%) Dropbox
8 3 (0.29%) GitHub
9 2 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.19%) PaaS
9 2 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.096%) IaaS
10 1 (0.096%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.096%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.096%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.23%) WAN
2 38 (3.65%) LAN
3 29 (2.79%) TCP/IP
3 29 (2.79%) VPN
4 14 (1.35%) Firewall
5 13 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (0.87%) Intranet
7 8 (0.77%) SAN
7 8 (0.77%) Skype
7 8 (0.77%) VoIP
8 6 (0.58%) Internet
9 5 (0.48%) NAS
10 4 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.38%) VLAN
11 3 (0.29%) DNS
11 3 (0.29%) Extranet
11 3 (0.29%) WebEx
12 2 (0.19%) 4G
12 2 (0.19%) FCoE
12 2 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (2.40%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (1.54%) Big Data
4 9 (0.87%) MySQL
4 9 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.67%) MS Access
7 6 (0.58%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.38%) OLAP
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.38%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.29%) DTS
9 3 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.29%) Power BI
9 3 (0.29%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.19%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.19%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 108 (10.38%) JIRA
2 5 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.29%) AccuRev
3 3 (0.29%) LabVIEW
3 3 (0.29%) VersionOne
3 3 (0.29%) Zephyr
4 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.096%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.096%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.096%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.096%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.096%) Subversion
5 1 (0.096%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.096%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 449 (43.17%) Finance
2 80 (7.69%) Banking
3 72 (6.92%) Telecoms
4 52 (5.00%) Retail
5 40 (3.85%) Legal
6 39 (3.75%) Financial Institution
6 39 (3.75%) Law
7 30 (2.88%) Marketing
8 26 (2.50%) Advertising
9 21 (2.02%) Back Office
9 21 (2.02%) Investment Banking
10 20 (1.92%) Publishing
11 19 (1.83%) Manufacturing
12 12 (1.15%) Billing
13 9 (0.87%) Front Office
13 9 (0.87%) Military
14 6 (0.58%) Automotive
15 5 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.48%) French Language
16 4 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 478 (45.96%) Project Manager
2 176 (16.92%) Analyst
3 90 (8.65%) IT Manager
4 85 (8.17%) Business Analyst
5 81 (7.79%) IT Project Manager
6 64 (6.15%) Software Project Manager
7 58 (5.58%) Programme Manager
8 52 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
9 43 (4.13%) Junior
10 41 (3.94%) Consultant
11 36 (3.46%) Infrastructure Manager
12 34 (3.27%) Delivery Manager
12 34 (3.27%) Senior Manager
12 34 (3.27%) Senior Project Manager
13 33 (3.17%) Coordinator
14 26 (2.50%) Project Coordinator
15 25 (2.40%) IT Analyst
15 25 (2.40%) Junior Project Manager
15 25 (2.40%) Software Manager
16 24 (2.31%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.50%) .NET
2 18 (1.73%) HTML
3 10 (0.96%) Web Services
3 10 (0.96%) XML
4 9 (0.87%) J2EE
5 7 (0.67%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.67%) CSS
6 6 (0.58%) RESTful
7 5 (0.48%) AngularJS
7 5 (0.48%) HTML5
7 5 (0.48%) jQuery
7 5 (0.48%) LDAP
8 4 (0.38%) Ajax
8 4 (0.38%) EDI
9 3 (0.29%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.29%) COM
9 3 (0.29%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.29%) Kendo UI
9 3 (0.29%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (0.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 186 (17.88%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (7.50%) PMI
3 69 (6.63%) Data Centre
4 48 (4.62%) Virtual Team
5 47 (4.52%) Management Information System
6 33 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 30 (2.88%) Hedge funds
8 16 (1.54%) Driving Licence
9 15 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.35%) Fintech
10 14 (1.35%) User Experience
11 13 (1.25%) Analytical Mindset
12 11 (1.06%) Equities
12 11 (1.06%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.06%) NHS
13 10 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.87%) Social Media
15 7 (0.67%) Mobile App
16 5 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
16 5 (0.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (4.81%) Windows
2 16 (1.54%) Linux
3 14 (1.35%) Windows Server
4 12 (1.15%) Unix
5 6 (0.58%) AIX
5 6 (0.58%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.48%) HPUX
6 5 (0.48%) Solaris
6 5 (0.48%) SUSE
7 3 (0.29%) Android
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.096%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 595 (57.21%) Project Management
2 467 (44.90%) PRINCE2
3 422 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
4 271 (26.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 161 (15.48%) Waterfall
6 157 (15.10%) Change Management
7 147 (14.13%) Risk Management
8 134 (12.88%) Project Planning
9 122 (11.73%) SDLC
10 113 (10.87%) Scrum
11 108 (10.38%) ITIL
12 92 (8.85%) Programme Management
13 86 (8.27%) Business Analysis
14 77 (7.40%) Project Governance
15 68 (6.54%) Time Management
16 64 (6.15%) Process Improvement
17 60 (5.77%) Change Control
17 60 (5.77%) People Management
18 56 (5.38%) Software Delivery
19 54 (5.19%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 50 (4.81%) SQL
2 22 (2.12%) Java
3 21 (2.02%) C#
4 17 (1.63%) JavaScript
5 14 (1.35%) VBA
6 13 (1.25%) C
7 4 (0.38%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.38%) C++
7 4 (0.38%) Perl
8 3 (0.29%) Korn
8 3 (0.29%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.19%) C-shell
9 2 (0.19%) Groovy
9 2 (0.19%) PHP
9 2 (0.19%) R
9 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.096%) Delphi
10 1 (0.096%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.096%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.096%) VB
Qualifications
1 149 (14.33%) Degree
2 104 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 83 (7.98%) PMP
4 67 (6.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 52 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 51 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 49 (4.71%) APMP
8 38 (3.65%) SC Cleared
9 27 (2.60%) ISEB
10 13 (1.25%) CAPM
11 10 (0.96%) APMG
11 10 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (0.48%) PgMP
14 4 (0.38%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 3 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.29%) Master's Degree
15 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 234 (22.50%) PMO
2 76 (7.31%) QA
3 16 (1.54%) ISO 9001
4 14 (1.35%) SLA
5 12 (1.15%) GDPR
6 9 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.67%) P3O
8 6 (0.58%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.38%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.38%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.38%) MiFID
9 4 (0.38%) NEBOSH
10 2 (0.19%) COSO
11 1 (0.096%) Basel II
11 1 (0.096%) Basel III
11 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.096%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.096%) SEPA
11 1 (0.096%) UCITS
System Software
1 17 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.48%) KVM
4 5 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (0.29%) Docker
5 3 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.19%) Samba
7 1 (0.096%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.096%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 27 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.96%) HP ALM
3 6 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.48%) OpenView
5 2 (0.19%) SCCM
6 1 (0.096%) WMI
Vendors
1 384 (36.92%) Microsoft
2 58 (5.58%) SAP
3 34 (3.27%) Cisco
4 33 (3.17%) Oracle
5 23 (2.21%) Juniper
6 16 (1.54%) VMware
7 15 (1.44%) HP
7 15 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (1.35%) Capita
9 11 (1.06%) Remedy
10 8 (0.77%) Citrix
11 7 (0.67%) Mitel
11 7 (0.67%) Xerox
12 6 (0.58%) Bomgar
12 6 (0.58%) CA Agile Central
12 6 (0.58%) Cognos
12 6 (0.58%) Google
12 6 (0.58%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.48%) Avaya
13 5 (0.48%) Sun