Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Microsoft Project
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 283 241
Rank change year-on-year +3 -42 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 117 149 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.75% 0.83% 1.00%
As % of the Applications category 7.63% 8.60% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 89 114 144
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £28,900 £23,075 £23,090
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% -4.21%

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 1534 1733 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.90% 9.62% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1358 1326
Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -4.76%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,000 £51,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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
West Midlands +3 84 £45,000 +3.45% 5
East Midlands +22 33 £41,500 -17.00% 3
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 76 (64.96%) Microsoft
2 58 (49.57%) Project Management
3 48 (41.03%) PRINCE2
4 43 (36.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 35 (29.91%) Microsoft Office
6 33 (28.21%) Risk Management
7 31 (26.50%) MS Visio
7 31 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (22.22%) Finance
9 25 (21.37%) Degree
10 23 (19.66%) Change Management
10 23 (19.66%) PMO
11 21 (17.95%) Project Planning
12 20 (17.09%) Presales
13 19 (16.24%) SQL
14 18 (15.38%) Windows
15 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (12.82%) SharePoint
16 15 (12.82%) Business Analysis
17 14 (11.97%) APMP
17 14 (11.97%) ITIL
17 14 (11.97%) Change Control
18 13 (11.11%) SAP
18 13 (11.11%) Scrum
19 12 (10.26%) Programme Management
19 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
20 11 (9.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 11 (9.40%) Waterfall
21 10 (8.55%) Marketing
21 10 (8.55%) Billing

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 15 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.71%) MS Project Server
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 43 (36.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (29.91%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (26.50%) MS Visio
4 11 (9.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (4.27%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.71%) AutoCAD
6 2 (1.71%) CATIA
6 2 (1.71%) Open Workbench
6 2 (1.71%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.85%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.42%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.71%) ENOVIA
3 2 (1.71%) Maximo
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.71%) Primavera
4 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.85%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.85%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.55%) Office 365
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) Firewall
1 3 (2.56%) VLAN
1 3 (2.56%) WAN
2 2 (1.71%) LAN
2 2 (1.71%) NAS
2 2 (1.71%) SAN
2 2 (1.71%) VoIP
2 2 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.85%) BGP
3 1 (0.85%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) Extranet
3 1 (0.85%) Network Security
3 1 (0.85%) OSPF
3 1 (0.85%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.71%) Looker
2 2 (1.71%) MS Access
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) JIRA
2 2 (1.71%) AccuRev
2 2 (1.71%) Fiddler
2 2 (1.71%) LabVIEW
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.71%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.71%) Toad
General
1 26 (22.22%) Finance
2 10 (8.55%) Billing
2 10 (8.55%) Marketing
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Publishing
4 2 (1.71%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) French Language
5 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 21 (17.95%) Analyst
3 13 (11.11%) Consultant
4 12 (10.26%) Business Analyst
5 11 (9.40%) Software Project Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Implementation Consultant
7 9 (7.69%) Implementation Analyst
7 9 (7.69%) Software Analyst
7 9 (7.69%) Software Consultant
7 9 (7.69%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 9 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) IT Manager
8 8 (6.84%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (5.98%) Programme Manager
10 6 (5.13%) Coordinator
10 6 (5.13%) SAP Manager
10 6 (5.13%) SAP Project Manager
11 4 (3.42%) Business Change Manager
11 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 4 (3.42%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) HTML
2 2 (1.71%) .NET
2 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.71%) COM
2 2 (1.71%) CSS
2 2 (1.71%) CSS3
2 2 (1.71%) HTML5
2 2 (1.71%) jQuery
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.71%) Web Services
2 2 (1.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.13%) PMI
3 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.42%) Fintech
4 4 (3.42%) NHS
5 3 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.56%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.71%) Digital Signage
6 2 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.85%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (4.27%) Unix
3 4 (3.42%) Linux
4 3 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) Project Management
2 48 (41.03%) PRINCE2
3 33 (28.21%) Risk Management
4 31 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (19.66%) Change Management
6 21 (17.95%) Project Planning
7 20 (17.09%) Presales
8 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (12.82%) Business Analysis
10 14 (11.97%) Change Control
10 14 (11.97%) ITIL
11 13 (11.11%) Scrum
12 12 (10.26%) Programme Management
13 11 (9.40%) Waterfall
14 10 (8.55%) ERP
15 8 (6.84%) Migration
15 8 (6.84%) People Management
15 8 (6.84%) SDLC
16 7 (5.98%) CRM
16 7 (5.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.24%) SQL
2 4 (3.42%) VBA
3 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.71%) C#
4 2 (1.71%) Java
4 2 (1.71%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.71%) Perl
4 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.71%) Python
4 2 (1.71%) R
4 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (21.37%) Degree
2 14 (11.97%) APMP
3 10 (8.55%) ISEB
4 7 (5.98%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.27%) PMP
6 4 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.71%) CISSP
8 2 (1.71%) ISSEP
8 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.85%) CBAP
9 1 (0.85%) CCNA
9 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.85%) HNC
9 1 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.66%) PMO
2 8 (6.84%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.71%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.85%) P3O
4 1 (0.85%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.71%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.85%) XenApp
3 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) HP Fortify
1 2 (1.71%) Nessus
2 1 (0.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) SCOM
2 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (64.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.11%) SAP
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle
4 3 (2.56%) VMware
5 2 (1.71%) Capita
5 2 (1.71%) Citrix
5 2 (1.71%) HP
5 2 (1.71%) Informatica
5 2 (1.71%) NetApp
5 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.71%) Veracode
6 1 (0.85%) AppSense
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco
6 1 (0.85%) F5
6 1 (0.85%) Infor
6 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.85%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.85%) Niku