Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 274 286 270
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16 +45
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 77 105 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.65% 0.71% 0.88%
As % of the Applications category 6.72% 7.25% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 42 80 100
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,575 £25,725 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,000 £55,250 £62,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,146 1,448 1,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.65% 9.81% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 804 1,104 1,144
Midlands median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the Midlands

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the Midlands

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in the Midlands

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
West Midlands +13 65 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East Midlands +12 12 £47,500 +2.70%
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 52 (67.53%) Microsoft
2 45 (58.44%) PRINCE2
3 42 (54.55%) Project Management
4 38 (49.35%) Finance
5 33 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
6 29 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (37.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 28 (36.36%) ITIL
8 26 (33.77%) PMO
9 25 (32.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
11 20 (25.97%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (25.97%) Waterfall
12 19 (24.68%) MS Visio
13 17 (22.08%) Driving Licence
14 15 (19.48%) Service Management
15 14 (18.18%) ITSM
15 14 (18.18%) Management Information System
16 13 (16.88%) Risk Management
16 13 (16.88%) Portfolio Management
16 13 (16.88%) GDPR
17 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 12 (15.58%) Data Protection
17 12 (15.58%) Presales
17 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
18 11 (14.29%) Service Delivery
18 11 (14.29%) Change Management
18 11 (14.29%) ServiceNow
18 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.90%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (37.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (24.68%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.90%) Acrobat
6 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Primavera
2 4 (5.19%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (3.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.60%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
1 3 (3.90%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (3.90%) VPN
1 3 (3.90%) WebEx
2 2 (2.60%) LAN
2 2 (2.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.90%) QlikView
3 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (2.60%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) JIRA
General
1 38 (49.35%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (41.56%) Project Manager
2 12 (15.58%) IT Manager
3 10 (12.99%) Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) PMO Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (6.49%) PMO Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Coordinator
7 4 (5.19%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Field Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Field Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Lead Network Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Planning Manager
9 2 (2.60%) PMO Lead
9 2 (2.60%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.60%) Service Implementation Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Driving Licence
2 14 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.09%) PMI
5 6 (7.79%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.90%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.90%) iPhone
6 3 (3.90%) PDA
7 2 (2.60%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
2 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (3.90%) Windows Vista
2 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) PRINCE2
2 42 (54.55%) Project Management
3 29 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (36.36%) ITIL
5 25 (32.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (25.97%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (25.97%) Waterfall
7 15 (19.48%) Service Management
8 14 (18.18%) ITSM
9 13 (16.88%) Portfolio Management
9 13 (16.88%) Risk Management
10 12 (15.58%) Data Protection
10 12 (15.58%) Presales
11 11 (14.29%) Change Management
11 11 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
12 10 (12.99%) Project Planning
13 9 (11.69%) Project Governance
14 8 (10.39%) Creative Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) PMI Certification
3 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.90%) APMP
5 3 (3.90%) HNC
5 3 (3.90%) HND
5 3 (3.90%) ISEB
5 3 (3.90%) MCP
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (33.77%) PMO
2 13 (16.88%) GDPR
3 5 (6.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (5.19%) QA
5 2 (2.60%) COBIT
6 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) SCCM
1 3 (3.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.30%) Netcool
2 1 (1.30%) OpenView
Vendors
1 52 (67.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) Remedy
4 4 (5.19%) SAP
5 3 (3.90%) Adobe
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco
5 3 (3.90%) Juniper
5 3 (3.90%) Lotus
5 3 (3.90%) OpenText
5 3 (3.90%) Riverbed
5 3 (3.90%) VMware
6 1 (1.30%) HP
6 1 (1.30%) Planview