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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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 503 493 520
Rank change year-on-year -10 +27 -38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 878 422 402
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.64% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Applications category 7.45% 7.41% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 503 295 317
10th Percentile £32,000 £36,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,386 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - -4.76% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £75,400 £72,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -

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 11,782 5,694 6,329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.55% 6.98% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6,301 3,931 5,006
10th Percentile £25,820 £24,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in England

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in England

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Project in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -116 284 £60,000 - 10
North of England +44 172 £40,000 -13.51% 7
South East -33 153 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Midlands -14 117 £47,000 +4.44% 3
North West +1 93 £39,322 -8.55% 2
South West -9 80 £46,250 -7.50% 9
Yorkshire +15 75 £46,223 -2.69% 4
West Midlands -40 60 £47,000 +4.44% 2
East Midlands +11 57 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East of England -55 55 £45,500 -9.00% 5
North East - 4 £55,000 - 1
South Coast - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 653 (74.37%) Project Management
2 478 (54.44%) Microsoft
3 418 (47.61%) Finance
4 399 (45.44%) Social Skills
5 385 (43.85%) Agile
6 312 (35.54%) Microsoft Excel
7 300 (34.17%) PRINCE2
8 295 (33.60%) Project Delivery
9 259 (29.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 234 (26.65%) PMO
11 222 (25.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 215 (24.49%) Microsoft Office
13 181 (20.62%) Problem-Solving
14 169 (19.25%) Programme Management
15 165 (18.79%) SharePoint
16 164 (18.68%) Degree
17 163 (18.56%) ERP
18 155 (17.65%) MS Visio
19 152 (17.31%) Waterfall
20 146 (16.63%) Presentation Skills
21 133 (15.15%) Management Information System
22 130 (14.81%) Decision-Making
23 113 (12.87%) MS Project Server
24 110 (12.53%) Business Case
25 109 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
26 106 (12.07%) Aviation
27 103 (11.73%) JIRA
28 102 (11.62%) Scrum
29 95 (10.82%) Change Management
30 94 (10.71%) Security Cleared

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
1 165 (18.79%) SharePoint
2 113 (12.87%) MS Project Server
3 21 (2.39%) Confluence
4 11 (1.25%) CMS
5 4 (0.46%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.23%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.23%) SAS
7 1 (0.11%) IIS
7 1 (0.11%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.11%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 312 (35.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 259 (29.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 215 (24.49%) Microsoft Office
4 155 (17.65%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.57%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.46%) InDesign
8 3 (0.34%) Simulink
9 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 47 (5.35%) Unit4 Business World
2 28 (3.19%) Primavera
3 9 (1.03%) Teamcenter
4 6 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.23%) PRMS
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 87 (9.91%) Microsoft 365
2 81 (9.23%) Azure
3 63 (7.18%) AWS
4 24 (2.73%) Power Platform
5 17 (1.94%) SaaS
6 14 (1.59%) Trello
7 9 (1.03%) IaaS
8 7 (0.80%) Slack
9 6 (0.68%) GCP
9 6 (0.68%) Google Workspace
10 5 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.57%) Mavenlink
11 4 (0.46%) PowerApps
12 3 (0.34%) Azure Logic Apps
12 3 (0.34%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.34%) FinancialForce
12 3 (0.34%) GitHub
12 3 (0.34%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.34%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.30%) LAN
2 22 (2.51%) WAN
3 19 (2.16%) VoIP
4 13 (1.48%) Internet
5 12 (1.37%) RTP
5 12 (1.37%) WebEx
6 10 (1.14%) Unified Communications
7 9 (1.03%) Wireless
8 7 (0.80%) Firewall
9 6 (0.68%) DHCP
9 6 (0.68%) Skype
10 5 (0.57%) 2G
10 5 (0.57%) 3G
10 5 (0.57%) 4G
10 5 (0.57%) LTE
10 5 (0.57%) VoLTE
10 5 (0.57%) VPN
10 5 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.46%) Intranet
11 4 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.96%) Tableau
2 21 (2.39%) Power BI
3 14 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 6 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 6 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (0.68%) SQL Server
7 5 (0.57%) Big Data
7 5 (0.57%) Looker
7 5 (0.57%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (0.46%) GIS
9 3 (0.34%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.23%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.11%) DB2
11 1 (0.11%) MS Access
11 1 (0.11%) MySQL
11 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 103 (11.73%) JIRA
2 12 (1.37%) Axure RP
3 5 (0.57%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.34%) Gatling
5 3 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.34%) Postman
5 3 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.34%) Selenium
5 3 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.11%) Balsamiq
6 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.11%) TestRail
General
1 418 (47.61%) Finance
2 399 (45.44%) Social Skills
3 146 (16.63%) Presentation Skills
4 109 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
5 106 (12.07%) Aviation
6 93 (10.59%) Aerospace
7 82 (9.34%) Organisational Skills
8 68 (7.74%) Law
8 68 (7.74%) Public Sector
9 61 (6.95%) Telecoms
10 53 (6.04%) Police
11 44 (5.01%) Influencing Skills
12 43 (4.90%) Pharmaceutical
13 42 (4.78%) Banking
13 42 (4.78%) Fire and Rescue
14 38 (4.33%) Retail
15 36 (4.10%) Marketing
16 35 (3.99%) Legal
17 28 (3.19%) Advertising
18 26 (2.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 457 (52.05%) Project Manager
2 162 (18.45%) IT Manager
3 142 (16.17%) IT Project Manager
4 93 (10.59%) Analyst
5 82 (9.34%) Senior Manager
6 79 (9.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 55 (6.26%) Coordinator
8 51 (5.81%) PMO Analyst
9 40 (4.56%) Project Coordinator
10 37 (4.21%) Project Officer
11 33 (3.76%) Project Support Officer
11 33 (3.76%) Support Officer
12 27 (3.08%) Project Engineer
13 26 (2.96%) Business Analyst
14 25 (2.85%) Project Leader
15 23 (2.62%) Implementation Manager
15 23 (2.62%) Programme Manager
15 23 (2.62%) Project Implementation Manager
16 22 (2.51%) Implementation Project Manager
17 21 (2.39%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.03%) HTML
2 7 (0.80%) COM
3 6 (0.68%) .NET
4 5 (0.57%) CSS
4 5 (0.57%) EDI
5 3 (0.34%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.34%) Apache Flex
5 3 (0.34%) Play Framework
5 3 (0.34%) Web Services
6 2 (0.23%) HTML5
7 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.11%) Flash
7 1 (0.11%) J2EE
7 1 (0.11%) LDAP
7 1 (0.11%) Middleware
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 133 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 43 (4.90%) PMI
3 29 (3.30%) User Experience
4 25 (2.85%) Life Science
5 24 (2.73%) Data Centre
5 24 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (2.16%) NHS
7 17 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (1.59%) SWIFT
9 12 (1.37%) Digital Media
10 10 (1.14%) Biotechnology
10 10 (1.14%) IoT
10 10 (1.14%) Virtual Team
11 8 (0.91%) Driving Licence
11 8 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.68%) FMCG
13 5 (0.57%) LIMS
13 5 (0.57%) Renewable Energy
13 5 (0.57%) Social Media
14 3 (0.34%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.38%) Windows
2 31 (3.53%) Windows 10
3 19 (2.16%) Apple iOS
4 18 (2.05%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.82%) Android
6 15 (1.71%) Mac OS
7 7 (0.80%) Linux
8 5 (0.57%) Unix
9 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.11%) AIX
10 1 (0.11%) Solaris
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 653 (74.37%) Project Management
2 385 (43.85%) Agile
3 300 (34.17%) PRINCE2
4 295 (33.60%) Project Delivery
5 222 (25.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 181 (20.62%) Problem-Solving
7 169 (19.25%) Programme Management
8 163 (18.56%) ERP
9 152 (17.31%) Waterfall
10 130 (14.81%) Decision-Making
11 110 (12.53%) Business Case
12 102 (11.62%) Scrum
13 95 (10.82%) Change Management
14 87 (9.91%) PRINCE
15 84 (9.57%) Process Improvement
16 80 (9.11%) Risk Management
17 73 (8.31%) Coaching
17 73 (8.31%) Project Governance
18 71 (8.09%) ITIL
19 68 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.62%) SQL
2 17 (1.94%) C
3 6 (0.68%) Java
4 5 (0.57%) Python
5 4 (0.46%) Delphi
6 3 (0.34%) C#
6 3 (0.34%) C++
6 3 (0.34%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.34%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.23%) VB
7 2 (0.23%) VBA
8 1 (0.11%) Bash
8 1 (0.11%) Perl
8 1 (0.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 164 (18.68%) Degree
2 94 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 79 (9.00%) PMI Certification
4 67 (7.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 55 (6.26%) SC Cleared
6 48 (5.47%) PMP
7 32 (3.64%) CTC Cleared
8 26 (2.96%) APMP
9 21 (2.39%) DV Cleared
10 17 (1.94%) DBS Check
11 15 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
13 12 (1.37%) ISEB
13 12 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 11 (1.25%) Master's Degree
14 11 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.80%) HND
17 5 (0.57%) MBA
18 2 (0.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 234 (26.65%) PMO
2 45 (5.13%) QA
3 25 (2.85%) Good Clinical Practice
4 12 (1.37%) ISO 20022
4 12 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.03%) GxP
5 9 (1.03%) SLA
6 8 (0.91%) GDPR
7 6 (0.68%) Def Stans
8 5 (0.57%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.57%) GLP
8 5 (0.57%) GMP
8 5 (0.57%) GRC
8 5 (0.57%) P3O
9 3 (0.34%) Accessibility
9 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.23%) HL7
10 2 (0.23%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (2.39%) SCCM
2 3 (0.34%) Grafana
2 3 (0.34%) Kibana
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.11%) Ansible
4 1 (0.11%) Avamar
4 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.11%) Nagios
4 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.11%) OpenView
4 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.11%) Puppet
4 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.11%) Terraform
4 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 478 (54.44%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.63%) Northgate
3 58 (6.61%) Salesforce.com
4 57 (6.49%) Google
5 47 (5.35%) Civica
6 43 (4.90%) NEC
7 35 (3.99%) SAP
8 25 (2.85%) ServiceNow
9 21 (2.39%) Capita
10 17 (1.94%) Alteryx
10 17 (1.94%) Oracle
11 13 (1.48%) HP
12 12 (1.37%) VMware
13 10 (1.14%) QinetiQ
14 7 (0.80%) Adobe
14 7 (0.80%) Cisco
14 7 (0.80%) Remedy
15 5 (0.57%) CheckPoint
15 5 (0.57%) Ericsson
15 5 (0.57%) Facebook