Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 427 393 337
Rank change year-on-year -34 -56 -50
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 1217 1393 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.72% 0.78% 0.98%
As % of the Applications category 8.18% 8.83% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1098 1689
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £76,375 £76,250 £71,400
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -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 14879 15770 20272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.79% 8.79% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11669 13024 16346
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £21,346
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -61 442 £59,500 +8.18% 24
South East +46 326 £49,500 +4.21% 17
North of England -6 177 £45,000 +11.80% 17
Midlands -3 114 £45,000 - 7
North West -31 97 £46,000 +2.22% 7
East of England 0 83 £50,000 -9.09% 8
West Midlands -13 80 £45,000 +3.45% 5
South West -24 73 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Yorkshire +19 62 £44,500 +27.14% 8
East Midlands +21 34 £42,750 -14.50% 2
North East +21 18 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 England region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 661 (54.31%) Project Management
2 536 (44.04%) PRINCE2
3 534 (43.88%) Finance
4 498 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
5 452 (37.14%) Microsoft
6 404 (33.20%) Microsoft Office
7 391 (32.13%) Microsoft Excel
8 284 (23.34%) MS Visio
9 276 (22.68%) PMO
10 271 (22.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 239 (19.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 204 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
13 183 (15.04%) Waterfall
14 181 (14.87%) SDLC
15 175 (14.38%) SharePoint
16 174 (14.30%) Risk Management
17 164 (13.48%) Change Management
18 155 (12.74%) Degree
19 131 (10.76%) Project Planning
20 111 (9.12%) PMI Certification
20 111 (9.12%) Banking
20 111 (9.12%) QA
21 108 (8.87%) Scrum
22 100 (8.22%) JIRA
23 99 (8.13%) ITIL
24 97 (7.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 96 (7.89%) Programme Management
26 94 (7.72%) Telecoms
27 93 (7.64%) Business Analysis
28 84 (6.90%) Time Management

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
1 175 (14.38%) SharePoint
2 49 (4.03%) MS Project Server
3 18 (1.48%) IIS
4 14 (1.15%) Confluence
5 11 (0.90%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.49%) SAS
8 5 (0.41%) Apache
8 5 (0.41%) iPlanet
8 5 (0.41%) JBoss
8 5 (0.41%) MQSeries
8 5 (0.41%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.41%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.41%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 404 (33.20%) Microsoft Office
2 391 (32.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 284 (23.34%) MS Visio
4 239 (19.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.33%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.25%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.25%) Niku Workbench
7 3 (0.25%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.16%) CATIA
8 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.16%) Windchill
9 1 (0.082%) Baselight
Business Applications
1 42 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.40%) Primavera
3 14 (1.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 11 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.49%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.41%) Workfront
8 4 (0.33%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.16%) Magento
10 2 (0.16%) Maximo
10 2 (0.16%) OPENHousing
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.16%) Sage 200
10 2 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.88%) Office 365
2 24 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.66%) SaaS
5 6 (0.49%) Dropbox
5 6 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.25%) Trello
8 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.16%) Force.com
8 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.082%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.082%) IaaS
9 1 (0.082%) Intacct
9 1 (0.082%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.60%) WAN
2 47 (3.86%) LAN
3 29 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 22 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
5 21 (1.73%) VLAN
6 20 (1.64%) VoIP
7 18 (1.48%) SAN
8 16 (1.31%) VPN
9 12 (0.99%) Firewall
10 11 (0.90%) DNS
10 11 (0.90%) Internet
11 8 (0.66%) DHCP
11 8 (0.66%) NAS
12 7 (0.58%) 4G
13 6 (0.49%) FTP
13 6 (0.49%) Intranet
13 6 (0.49%) LTE
14 5 (0.41%) DMZ
14 5 (0.41%) LDAP
14 5 (0.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (3.20%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (1.31%) MS Access
3 12 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 11 (0.90%) Big Data
5 10 (0.82%) SAP BW
6 9 (0.74%) RDBMS
6 9 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.58%) MySQL
7 7 (0.58%) Power BI
7 7 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.33%) OLAP
10 4 (0.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 100 (8.22%) JIRA
2 19 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (0.90%) Zephyr
4 4 (0.33%) HP UFT
4 4 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.33%) TestRail
5 3 (0.25%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (0.25%) Selenium
5 3 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.25%) VersionOne
6 2 (0.16%) AccuRev
6 2 (0.16%) Fiddler
6 2 (0.16%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.16%) Toad
7 1 (0.082%) NUnit
7 1 (0.082%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.082%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.082%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 534 (43.88%) Finance
2 111 (9.12%) Banking
3 94 (7.72%) Telecoms
4 60 (4.93%) Retail
5 52 (4.27%) Marketing
6 50 (4.11%) Financial Institution
7 47 (3.86%) Law
8 41 (3.37%) Investment Banking
9 40 (3.29%) Legal
10 30 (2.47%) Manufacturing
11 26 (2.14%) Back Office
12 24 (1.97%) Advertising
13 19 (1.56%) Electronics
14 18 (1.48%) Billing
15 11 (0.90%) Military
16 9 (0.74%) Games
16 9 (0.74%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.58%) French Language
17 7 (0.58%) Publishing
18 6 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 575 (47.25%) Project Manager
2 225 (18.49%) Analyst
3 133 (10.93%) IT Manager
4 122 (10.02%) IT Project Manager
5 116 (9.53%) Business Analyst
6 75 (6.16%) Programme Manager
7 74 (6.08%) PMO Analyst
8 69 (5.67%) Software Project Manager
9 62 (5.09%) Senior Manager
10 61 (5.01%) Senior Project Manager
11 50 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
12 49 (4.03%) Junior
13 43 (3.53%) Consultant
14 41 (3.37%) Delivery Manager
15 36 (2.96%) Coordinator
15 36 (2.96%) Junior Project Manager
16 35 (2.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 32 (2.63%) Associate Director
18 31 (2.55%) Agile Business Analyst
19 30 (2.47%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.15%) COM
1 14 (1.15%) HTML
2 13 (1.07%) .NET
3 9 (0.74%) SAP PI
4 8 (0.66%) XML
5 7 (0.58%) Web Services
6 6 (0.49%) ASP.NET
6 6 (0.49%) J2EE
6 6 (0.49%) RESTful
7 4 (0.33%) HTML5
7 4 (0.33%) Spring
7 4 (0.33%) Spring Boot
8 3 (0.25%) CSS
8 3 (0.25%) CSS3
9 2 (0.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.16%) jQuery
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.082%) Ajax
10 1 (0.082%) NHibernate
10 1 (0.082%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 204 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (6.41%) PMI
3 60 (4.93%) Data Centre
3 60 (4.93%) Virtual Team
4 52 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 39 (3.20%) Hedge funds
6 35 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 23 (1.89%) Equities
7 23 (1.89%) Fixed Income
8 21 (1.73%) NHS
9 20 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.48%) Driving Licence
11 14 (1.15%) User Experience
12 11 (0.90%) Client/Server
12 11 (0.90%) Clustering
13 9 (0.74%) Fintech
13 9 (0.74%) Reinsurance
13 9 (0.74%) Social Media
14 8 (0.66%) CCTV
15 7 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (6.08%) Windows
2 29 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 14 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (1.07%) Linux
5 12 (0.99%) Unix
5 12 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.58%) Android
6 7 (0.58%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.41%) AIX
8 5 (0.41%) HPUX
8 5 (0.41%) Solaris
8 5 (0.41%) SUSE
8 5 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.082%) MVS
10 1 (0.082%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.082%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 661 (54.31%) Project Management
2 536 (44.04%) PRINCE2
3 498 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
4 271 (22.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 183 (15.04%) Waterfall
6 181 (14.87%) SDLC
7 174 (14.30%) Risk Management
8 164 (13.48%) Change Management
9 131 (10.76%) Project Planning
10 108 (8.87%) Scrum
11 99 (8.13%) ITIL
12 96 (7.89%) Programme Management
13 93 (7.64%) Business Analysis
14 84 (6.90%) Time Management
15 83 (6.82%) Process Improvement
16 80 (6.57%) Project Governance
17 76 (6.24%) Change Control
18 75 (6.16%) People Management
19 70 (5.75%) PRINCE
20 66 (5.42%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 70 (5.75%) SQL
2 26 (2.14%) Java
3 20 (1.64%) C
4 16 (1.31%) C#
5 11 (0.90%) VBA
6 8 (0.66%) PowerShell
7 7 (0.58%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.49%) Perl
9 5 (0.41%) VBScript
10 4 (0.33%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.33%) Groovy
10 4 (0.33%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.16%) C++
11 2 (0.16%) C-shell
11 2 (0.16%) Korn
11 2 (0.16%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.16%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.16%) Python
11 2 (0.16%) R
12 1 (0.082%) PHP
Qualifications
1 155 (12.74%) Degree
2 111 (9.12%) PMI Certification
3 97 (7.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 83 (6.82%) PMP
5 69 (5.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 66 (5.42%) Security Cleared
7 59 (4.85%) SC Cleared
8 58 (4.77%) APMP
9 36 (2.96%) ISEB
10 14 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.58%) CCNA
11 7 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.41%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.41%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.33%) CAPM
14 4 (0.33%) CCNP
15 3 (0.25%) CISSP
15 3 (0.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 276 (22.68%) PMO
2 111 (9.12%) QA
3 21 (1.73%) SLA
4 14 (1.15%) GDPR
5 13 (1.07%) ISO 9001
5 13 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.07%) P3O
6 7 (0.58%) MiFID
7 6 (0.49%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.33%) COSO
9 3 (0.25%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.25%) NEBOSH
9 3 (0.25%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.16%) EMIR
10 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.16%) NIST 800
10 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.082%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.082%) UCITS
System Software
1 26 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.41%) KVM
5 5 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.16%) Samba
8 1 (0.082%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.082%) XenApp
8 1 (0.082%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (0.41%) OpenView
3 5 (0.41%) SCCM
3 5 (0.41%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.16%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.16%) Nessus
5 1 (0.082%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.082%) SCOM
5 1 (0.082%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.082%) WSUS
Vendors
1 452 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 81 (6.66%) SAP
3 53 (4.35%) Oracle
4 34 (2.79%) Cisco
5 30 (2.47%) VMware
6 17 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (1.31%) HP
7 16 (1.31%) Juniper
8 11 (0.90%) Xerox
9 10 (0.82%) Capita
10 9 (0.74%) Citrix
11 8 (0.66%) Mitel
11 8 (0.66%) Remedy
12 7 (0.58%) hybris
13 6 (0.49%) Avaya
13 6 (0.49%) Huawei
13 6 (0.49%) NEC
13 6 (0.49%) Nokia Networks
13 6 (0.49%) Nortel
13 6 (0.49%) Planview