Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 97 121
Rank change year-on-year +18 +24 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 16 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.54% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Applications category 10.32% 3.96% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 10
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £29,200 £34,350 £41,925
90th Percentile £63,800 £61,750 £53,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 Kent with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 155 202 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.96% 15.82% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 136 189 167
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% -17.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £19,500 £21,850 £19,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Kent

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Kent

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Kent over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in Kent

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Chatham - 4 £31,000 -
West Malling - 4 £55,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £41,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £42,500 - 1
Stansted - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft Project
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) SLA
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) Release Management
5 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
5 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
5 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (25.00%) Security Management
6 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (25.00%) Practice Management
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) PMI
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (25.00%) Budget Control
6 4 (25.00%) Contract Management

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project Server
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Acrobat
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (6.25%) Abaqus
4 1 (6.25%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (12.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Legal
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Bid Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Change Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Java EE
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) AS400
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Release Management
4 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
4 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Budget Control
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Contract Management
5 4 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 4 (25.00%) Practice Management
5 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Security Management
5 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Due Diligence
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (12.50%) APMP
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Aastra
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) ProCurve
3 2 (12.50%) Sage
3 2 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (6.25%) DataCash