Period
to 25 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 202 189 235
Rank change year-on-year -13 +46 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 7 6 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.16% 0.17% 0.59%
As % of the Applications category 2.31% 3.19% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 34
10th Percentile £42,750 " £34,125
25th Percentile £45,000 " £41,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £30,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +58.33% -42.86% +16.67%
75th Percentile £54,375 £30,938 £61,250
90th Percentile £64,500 £32,625 "
North West median annual salary £43,000 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +32.31% -27.78% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 303 188 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.72% 5.17% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 181 147 399
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,500 £21,250
25th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +15.38%
75th Percentile £55,000 £53,125 £47,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +7.69%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Manchester

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Manchester

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Project in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in Manchester

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 June 2021. 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
Stockport - 1 £47,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 -
Microsoft Project
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) PMO
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Azure
4 2 (28.57%) AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) DBS Check

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) PPP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Presentation Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Public Sector Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PMO
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com