Period
to 20 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 418 398 331
Rank change year-on-year -20 -67 -49
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 1222 1372 2021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.73% 0.78% 0.98%
As % of the Applications category 8.25% 8.82% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1081 1711
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.89% -4.21%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,000
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 14819 15549 20598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.80% 8.81% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11621 12839 16607
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,450 £21,250
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 20 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 20 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 -55 444 £59,500 +8.18% 25
South East +43 327 £48,750 +2.63% 18
North of England +11 177 £45,000 +8.43% 17
Midlands -16 116 £45,000 - 7
North West -18 99 £46,000 +2.22% 6
West Midlands -4 83 £45,000 +3.45% 4
East of England -13 82 £50,000 -9.09% 8
South West -22 74 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Yorkshire +7 60 £44,500 +25.35% 9
East Midlands +8 33 £41,500 -17.00% 3
North East +12 18 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 665 (54.42%) Project Management
2 539 (44.11%) PRINCE2
3 531 (43.45%) Finance
4 497 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
5 452 (36.99%) Microsoft
6 401 (32.82%) Microsoft Office
7 389 (31.83%) Microsoft Excel
8 282 (23.08%) MS Visio
9 274 (22.42%) PMO
10 270 (22.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 239 (19.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 205 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
13 184 (15.06%) Waterfall
14 181 (14.81%) SDLC
15 180 (14.73%) SharePoint
16 178 (14.57%) Risk Management
17 160 (13.09%) Change Management
18 155 (12.68%) Degree
19 132 (10.80%) Project Planning
20 113 (9.25%) Banking
21 112 (9.17%) PMI Certification
22 111 (9.08%) QA
23 105 (8.59%) Scrum
24 102 (8.35%) JIRA
25 100 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
26 99 (8.10%) ITIL
27 97 (7.94%) Programme Management
28 95 (7.77%) Business Analysis
28 95 (7.77%) Telecoms
29 84 (6.87%) 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
1 180 (14.73%) SharePoint
2 48 (3.93%) MS Project Server
3 18 (1.47%) IIS
4 15 (1.23%) Confluence
5 11 (0.90%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.57%) 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%) CMS
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 401 (32.82%) Microsoft Office
2 389 (31.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 282 (23.08%) MS Visio
4 239 (19.56%) 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 (3.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.39%) 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%) ENOVIA
10 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.16%) Magento
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 (2.86%) Office 365
2 24 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.65%) 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 58 (4.75%) WAN
2 49 (4.01%) LAN
3 29 (2.37%) TCP/IP
4 24 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
5 23 (1.88%) VLAN
6 22 (1.80%) VoIP
7 18 (1.47%) SAN
8 16 (1.31%) VPN
9 12 (0.98%) Firewall
10 11 (0.90%) DNS
10 11 (0.90%) Internet
11 8 (0.65%) DHCP
11 8 (0.65%) NAS
12 7 (0.57%) 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 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.31%) MS Access
3 15 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 10 (0.82%) Big Data
5 10 (0.82%) SAP BW
6 9 (0.74%) RDBMS
6 9 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.57%) MySQL
7 7 (0.57%) Power BI
7 7 (0.57%) 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
1 102 (8.35%) JIRA
2 19 (1.55%) 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
1 531 (43.45%) Finance
2 113 (9.25%) Banking
3 95 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 60 (4.91%) Retail
5 52 (4.26%) Marketing
6 51 (4.17%) Financial Institution
7 47 (3.85%) Law
8 43 (3.52%) Investment Banking
9 39 (3.19%) Legal
10 29 (2.37%) Manufacturing
11 26 (2.13%) Back Office
12 25 (2.05%) Advertising
13 19 (1.55%) Electronics
14 18 (1.47%) Billing
15 11 (0.90%) Military
16 10 (0.82%) Games
17 9 (0.74%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.65%) French Language
19 7 (0.57%) Publishing
19 7 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 581 (47.55%) Project Manager
2 223 (18.25%) Analyst
3 137 (11.21%) IT Manager
4 125 (10.23%) IT Project Manager
5 116 (9.49%) Business Analyst
6 76 (6.22%) Programme Manager
7 72 (5.89%) PMO Analyst
8 70 (5.73%) Software Project Manager
9 64 (5.24%) Senior Manager
10 63 (5.16%) Senior Project Manager
11 50 (4.09%) Infrastructure Manager
12 49 (4.01%) Junior
13 44 (3.60%) Consultant
14 41 (3.36%) Delivery Manager
15 36 (2.95%) Coordinator
16 35 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 35 (2.86%) Junior Project Manager
17 32 (2.62%) Associate Director
18 31 (2.54%) Agile Business Analyst
19 30 (2.45%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.15%) COM
1 14 (1.15%) HTML
2 12 (0.98%) .NET
3 9 (0.74%) SAP PI
4 8 (0.65%) XML
5 7 (0.57%) Web Services
6 6 (0.49%) J2EE
6 6 (0.49%) RESTful
7 5 (0.41%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.33%) HTML5
8 4 (0.33%) Spring
8 4 (0.33%) Spring Boot
9 3 (0.25%) CSS
9 3 (0.25%) CSS3
10 2 (0.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.16%) jQuery
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.082%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.082%) REST
11 1 (0.082%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 205 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (6.46%) PMI
3 62 (5.07%) Data Centre
4 60 (4.91%) Virtual Team
5 50 (4.09%) Management Information System
6 40 (3.27%) Hedge funds
7 35 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 24 (1.96%) Equities
8 24 (1.96%) Fixed Income
9 21 (1.72%) NHS
10 20 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (1.55%) Driving Licence
12 14 (1.15%) User Experience
13 11 (0.90%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.90%) Clustering
14 9 (0.74%) Reinsurance
14 9 (0.74%) Social Media
15 8 (0.65%) CCTV
15 8 (0.65%) Fintech
16 7 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (5.97%) Windows
2 29 (2.37%) Windows Server
3 14 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (0.98%) Linux
4 12 (0.98%) Unix
4 12 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.57%) Android
5 7 (0.57%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.49%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.41%) AIX
7 5 (0.41%) HPUX
7 5 (0.41%) Solaris
7 5 (0.41%) SUSE
7 5 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.082%) MVS
9 1 (0.082%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.082%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (54.42%) Project Management
2 539 (44.11%) PRINCE2
3 497 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
4 270 (22.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 184 (15.06%) Waterfall
6 181 (14.81%) SDLC
7 178 (14.57%) Risk Management
8 160 (13.09%) Change Management
9 132 (10.80%) Project Planning
10 105 (8.59%) Scrum
11 99 (8.10%) ITIL
12 97 (7.94%) Programme Management
13 95 (7.77%) Business Analysis
14 84 (6.87%) Time Management
15 81 (6.63%) Process Improvement
16 79 (6.46%) Project Governance
17 77 (6.30%) Change Control
18 75 (6.14%) People Management
19 73 (5.97%) PRINCE
20 65 (5.32%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 73 (5.97%) SQL
2 26 (2.13%) Java
3 20 (1.64%) C
4 15 (1.23%) C#
5 11 (0.90%) VBA
6 8 (0.65%) PowerShell
7 7 (0.57%) 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%) X++
Qualifications
1 155 (12.68%) Degree
2 112 (9.17%) PMI Certification
3 100 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 82 (6.71%) PMP
5 69 (5.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 67 (5.48%) Security Cleared
7 59 (4.83%) SC Cleared
8 58 (4.75%) APMP
9 36 (2.95%) ISEB
10 14 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.57%) CCNA
11 7 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.49%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.41%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.33%) CAPM
14 4 (0.33%) CCNP
15 3 (0.25%) CBAP
15 3 (0.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (22.42%) PMO
2 111 (9.08%) QA
3 20 (1.64%) SLA
4 14 (1.15%) GDPR
5 13 (1.06%) ISO 9001
5 13 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.06%) P3O
6 7 (0.57%) 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 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.57%) 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 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.57%) 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 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 81 (6.63%) SAP
3 53 (4.34%) Oracle
4 34 (2.78%) Cisco
5 30 (2.45%) VMware
6 17 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (1.31%) HP
7 16 (1.31%) Juniper
8 11 (0.90%) Xerox
9 9 (0.74%) Citrix
10 8 (0.65%) Capita
10 8 (0.65%) Mitel
10 8 (0.65%) Remedy
11 7 (0.57%) hybris
12 6 (0.49%) F5
12 6 (0.49%) Huawei
12 6 (0.49%) NEC
12 6 (0.49%) Nokia Networks
12 6 (0.49%) Planview
12 6 (0.49%) Tellabs