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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 381 322
Rank change year-on-year +18 -59  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 697 719 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.83% 0.78% 0.99%
As % of the Applications category 9.45% 8.43% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 537 560 791
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,735
% change year-on-year - +2.89%  

Microsoft Project is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7377 8531 10351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.81% 9.22% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5813 7049 8216
Median salary £38,212 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.89% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +1.49% -1.47%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +31 274 £57,500 +4.54% 20
South East +55 202 £47,500 -5.00% 20
West Midlands -5 46 £35,000 -18.60% 3
South West +4 45 £45,000 +5.88% 11
East of England -37 44 £43,750 -23.91% 11
North West -51 38 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Yorkshire -3 32 £45,000 +25.00% 7
East Midlands +6 11 £36,250 +72.61% 2
North East +13 2 £38,750 -8.82% 3
Midlands - 1 £29,700 - 5
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 752 (56.58%) Project Management
2 595 (44.77%) PRINCE2
3 569 (42.81%) Microsoft
4 485 (36.49%) Finance
5 469 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 434 (32.66%) Microsoft Office
7 412 (31.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 320 (24.08%) MS Visio
9 314 (23.63%) PMO
10 265 (19.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 259 (19.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 247 (18.59%) SharePoint
13 191 (14.37%) Degree
14 178 (13.39%) Waterfall
15 165 (12.42%) Project Planning
15 165 (12.42%) Change Management
16 157 (11.81%) Risk Management
17 156 (11.74%) SDLC
18 139 (10.46%) Programme Management
19 122 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
19 122 (9.18%) JIRA
20 111 (8.35%) ITIL
21 110 (8.28%) CRM
21 110 (8.28%) Business Analysis
22 106 (7.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 104 (7.83%) Telecoms
24 100 (7.52%) PMI Certification
24 100 (7.52%) Scrum
25 95 (7.15%) QA
26 91 (6.85%) PMP

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
1 247 (18.59%) SharePoint
2 72 (5.42%) MS Project Server
3 31 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 28 (2.11%) Confluence
5 24 (1.81%) IIS
6 23 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (1.20%) CMS
8 10 (0.75%) Skype for Business
9 7 (0.53%) Apache
10 4 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.23%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.15%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.15%) OpenROAD
13 1 (0.075%) Documentum
13 1 (0.075%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.075%) SAS
13 1 (0.075%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 434 (32.66%) Microsoft Office
2 412 (31.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 320 (24.08%) MS Visio
4 265 (19.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 18 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.60%) Windchill
7 5 (0.38%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.38%) Niku Workbench
8 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.075%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.075%) Baselight
10 1 (0.075%) Mathcad
10 1 (0.075%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 50 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.98%) SAP ERP
4 11 (0.83%) Primavera
5 10 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.75%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.23%) HFM
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.075%) Academy Housing
10 1 (0.075%) Actimize
10 1 (0.075%) arcHouse
10 1 (0.075%) CA PPM
10 1 (0.075%) Maximo
10 1 (0.075%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.18%) Office 365
2 29 (2.18%) SaaS
3 13 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.38%) Force.com
5 4 (0.30%) G Suite
5 4 (0.30%) Intacct
5 4 (0.30%) Trello
6 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.15%) Asana
7 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.15%) IaaS
7 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.075%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.075%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.075%) PaaS
8 1 (0.075%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.075%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.24%) WAN
2 36 (2.71%) Internet
3 34 (2.56%) LAN
4 28 (2.11%) VLAN
5 24 (1.81%) DNS
5 24 (1.81%) VoIP
6 20 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
7 19 (1.43%) DMZ
8 15 (1.13%) TCP/IP
9 14 (1.05%) DHCP
10 13 (0.98%) LDAP
11 10 (0.75%) SMTP
11 10 (0.75%) VPN
12 9 (0.68%) Firewall
13 8 (0.60%) Skype
14 7 (0.53%) SAN
14 7 (0.53%) Unified Communications
15 6 (0.45%) IP Telephony
15 6 (0.45%) Radio Access Network
16 5 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (5.27%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.11%) MS Access
3 19 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (0.90%) Data Mining
4 12 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (0.68%) Power BI
7 8 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.45%) Data Mart
9 6 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.38%) QlikView
10 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.30%) Star Schema
12 3 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 122 (9.18%) JIRA
2 41 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.05%) Subversion
4 12 (0.90%) Jenkins
4 12 (0.90%) NUnit
4 12 (0.90%) SpecFlow
4 12 (0.90%) TeamCity
5 9 (0.68%) Selenium
6 6 (0.45%) HP UFT
7 5 (0.38%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (0.38%) Mocha
7 5 (0.38%) Protractor
7 5 (0.38%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.38%) webpack
7 5 (0.38%) Zephyr
8 4 (0.30%) JIRA Agile
9 3 (0.23%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.23%) TestRail
10 2 (0.15%) TestComplete
General
1 485 (36.49%) Finance
2 104 (7.83%) Telecoms
3 89 (6.70%) Banking
4 58 (4.36%) Marketing
5 52 (3.91%) Manufacturing
6 46 (3.46%) Legal
7 44 (3.31%) Financial Institution
7 44 (3.31%) Investment Banking
8 33 (2.48%) Electronics
8 33 (2.48%) French Language
9 32 (2.41%) Retail
10 31 (2.33%) Advertising
11 27 (2.03%) Back Office
12 25 (1.88%) Law
13 17 (1.28%) Front Office
14 14 (1.05%) Spanish Language
15 12 (0.90%) Games
16 8 (0.60%) Billing
17 6 (0.45%) German Language
18 5 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 586 (44.09%) Project Manager
2 226 (17.01%) Analyst
3 109 (8.20%) IT Manager
4 98 (7.37%) PMO Analyst
5 96 (7.22%) Senior Manager
6 91 (6.85%) Senior Project Manager
7 90 (6.77%) Business Analyst
8 83 (6.25%) Coordinator
9 78 (5.87%) IT Project Manager
10 48 (3.61%) Architect
11 44 (3.31%) Project Coordinator
12 42 (3.16%) PMO Manager
13 39 (2.93%) Delivery Manager
14 38 (2.86%) Software Project Manager
15 37 (2.78%) Digital Project Manager
15 37 (2.78%) Technical Manager
16 36 (2.71%) Technical Project Manager
17 35 (2.63%) Junior
17 35 (2.63%) Programme Manager
18 33 (2.48%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (3.16%) .NET
2 34 (2.56%) HTML
3 19 (1.43%) .NET Framework
4 17 (1.28%) Entity Framework
4 17 (1.28%) RESTful
5 16 (1.20%) Web Services
6 13 (0.98%) AngularJS
6 13 (0.98%) CSS
6 13 (0.98%) XML
7 12 (0.90%) NHibernate
8 11 (0.83%) Angular 2
8 11 (0.83%) ASP.NET
9 9 (0.68%) COM
9 9 (0.68%) SAML
10 8 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (0.53%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (0.53%) Autofac
11 7 (0.53%) Castle Windsor
11 7 (0.53%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (0.53%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 122 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (4.29%) PMI
3 52 (3.91%) Data Centre
4 34 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 33 (2.48%) Hedge funds
6 32 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 30 (2.26%) Virtual Team
8 23 (1.73%) Replication
9 21 (1.58%) Digital Signage
9 21 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
10 19 (1.43%) Equities
10 19 (1.43%) Fixed Income
11 18 (1.35%) User Experience
12 17 (1.28%) Fintech
13 16 (1.20%) Driving Licence
14 13 (0.98%) Smartphone
15 11 (0.83%) Client/Server
16 10 (0.75%) Clustering
16 10 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
16 10 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (6.02%) Windows
2 35 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 19 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (1.05%) Unix
6 13 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 12 (0.90%) Linux
8 10 (0.75%) Windows 10
8 10 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (0.75%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.68%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.53%) Android
11 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.075%) AIX
12 1 (0.075%) pSOS
12 1 (0.075%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 752 (56.58%) Project Management
2 595 (44.77%) PRINCE2
3 469 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 259 (19.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 178 (13.39%) Waterfall
6 165 (12.42%) Change Management
6 165 (12.42%) Project Planning
7 157 (11.81%) Risk Management
8 156 (11.74%) SDLC
9 139 (10.46%) Programme Management
10 111 (8.35%) ITIL
11 110 (8.28%) Business Analysis
11 110 (8.28%) CRM
12 100 (7.52%) Scrum
13 86 (6.47%) Resource Management
14 81 (6.09%) Time Management
15 80 (6.02%) PRINCE
16 76 (5.72%) Change Control
17 69 (5.19%) Service Delivery
18 67 (5.04%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (6.17%) SQL
2 37 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 34 (2.56%) C
3 34 (2.56%) C#
4 20 (1.50%) JavaScript
4 20 (1.50%) VBScript
5 15 (1.13%) Java
5 15 (1.13%) Shell Script
6 6 (0.45%) VBA
7 5 (0.38%) VB
8 4 (0.30%) C++
9 3 (0.23%) PHP
9 3 (0.23%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.23%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.15%) XAML
11 1 (0.075%) COBOL
11 1 (0.075%) Perl
11 1 (0.075%) Python
11 1 (0.075%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 191 (14.37%) Degree
2 106 (7.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 100 (7.52%) PMI Certification
4 91 (6.85%) PMP
5 84 (6.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 63 (4.74%) Security Cleared
7 54 (4.06%) APMP
8 51 (3.84%) SC Cleared
9 28 (2.11%) ISEB
10 22 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (1.05%) CISSP
12 13 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
13 10 (0.75%) Master's Degree
14 8 (0.60%) CAPM
14 8 (0.60%) CBAP
14 8 (0.60%) IIBA
14 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (0.53%) ISTQB
16 6 (0.45%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 314 (23.63%) PMO
2 95 (7.15%) QA
3 31 (2.33%) SLA
4 15 (1.13%) P3O
5 12 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.45%) MiFID
8 5 (0.38%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.075%) COBIT
11 1 (0.075%) COSO
11 1 (0.075%) DO-254
11 1 (0.075%) EMIR
11 1 (0.075%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 19770
11 1 (0.075%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.075%) SAS 70
System Software
1 33 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 32 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.23%) Firmware
6 1 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.075%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.075%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
2 12 (0.90%) Control-M
3 10 (0.75%) vCenter Server
4 8 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.53%) SCCM
6 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.075%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.075%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.075%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.075%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (0.075%) Nessus
7 1 (0.075%) WSUS
Vendors
1 569 (42.81%) Microsoft
2 60 (4.51%) SAP
3 40 (3.01%) VMware
4 38 (2.86%) Oracle
5 32 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
6 26 (1.96%) Cisco
6 26 (1.96%) HP
7 15 (1.13%) Planview
8 14 (1.05%) Citrix
9 11 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
10 10 (0.75%) Ericsson
10 10 (0.75%) Huawei
11 9 (0.68%) Embarcadero
11 9 (0.68%) IBM
11 9 (0.68%) JD Edwards
11 9 (0.68%) Juniper
12 8 (0.60%) Epicor
12 8 (0.60%) PTC
13 7 (0.53%) Adobe
13 7 (0.53%) CA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Broster Buchanan
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
CPS Group UK
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £550000 per annum + Flexi-working and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + £4,200 car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £50k plus benefits plus bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 basic + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified £ Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-60,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Car Allw, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Car Allw, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago