Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > North West
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 236 188
Rank change year-on-year -63 -48 +54
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 76 102 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.58% 0.88% 1.46%
As % of the Applications category 7.62% 9.60% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 57 70 122
North West median annual salary £46,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,400 £27,875
90th Percentile £77,000 £57,500 £53,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Microsoft Project is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 997 1063 1531
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 7.62% 9.20% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 791 838 1141
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the North West

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the North West

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in the North West over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in the North West

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Manchester -41 50 £50,000 +33.33% 9
Cheshire -22 21 £43,464 +33.73% 4
Merseyside -5 3 £29,000 -27.50%
Lancashire -15 1 £27,000 -28.00% 1
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 36 (47.37%) Project Management
2 34 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 31 (40.79%) Finance
4 24 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 24 (31.58%) PMO
5 22 (28.95%) SharePoint
5 22 (28.95%) Risk Management
6 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
8 12 (15.79%) Banking
9 11 (14.47%) Resource Management
10 10 (13.16%) Degree
10 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (13.16%) MS Visio
11 9 (11.84%) PMI Certification
11 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (11.84%) Change Management
11 9 (11.84%) Retail
11 9 (11.84%) Computer Science
11 9 (11.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 9 (11.84%) Smartphone
11 9 (11.84%) Presales
12 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
12 8 (10.53%) Apple iOS
12 8 (10.53%) Machine Learning
12 8 (10.53%) Mathematics
12 8 (10.53%) Android
12 8 (10.53%) Handset

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 22 (28.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (13.16%) MS Visio
3 9 (11.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.63%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.32%) Infor CRM
3 1 (1.32%) Infor M3
3 1 (1.32%) Magento
3 1 (1.32%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.32%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) WAN
1 7 (9.21%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (7.89%) LAN
2 6 (7.89%) VLAN
2 6 (7.89%) VoIP
3 3 (3.95%) Broadband
4 2 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.32%) Internet
5 1 (1.32%) Intranet
5 1 (1.32%) NAS
5 1 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.32%) JIRA
1 1 (1.32%) Selenium
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (40.79%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Banking
3 9 (11.84%) Retail
4 6 (7.89%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.26%) Marketing
6 3 (3.95%) Electronics
6 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.63%) Billing
8 1 (1.32%) Front Office
8 1 (1.32%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Project Manager
2 15 (19.74%) Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Architect
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Architect
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Mobile Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Network Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Network Project Manager
6 5 (6.58%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.95%) Development Manager
8 3 (3.95%) ERP Manager
8 3 (3.95%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.95%) PMO Coordinator
8 3 (3.95%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) COM
2 2 (2.63%) HTML
2 2 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (1.32%) .NET
3 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (1.32%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.32%) HTML5
3 1 (1.32%) PhoneGap
3 1 (1.32%) RESTful
3 1 (1.32%) ServiceStack
3 1 (1.32%) SOAP
3 1 (1.32%) WCF
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.84%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.84%) Smartphone
3 8 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.53%) Handset
4 7 (9.21%) PMI
5 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.95%) User Experience
7 2 (2.63%) Digital Signage
7 2 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.63%) NHS
7 2 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.32%) Clustering
8 1 (1.32%) IVR
8 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.32%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Android
1 8 (10.53%) Apple iOS
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Project Management
2 24 (31.58%) PRINCE2
3 22 (28.95%) Risk Management
4 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (14.47%) Resource Management
7 9 (11.84%) Change Management
7 9 (11.84%) Presales
8 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.53%) Machine Learning
8 8 (10.53%) Mathematics
9 7 (9.21%) PRINCE
10 6 (7.89%) CRM
10 6 (7.89%) Project Planning
10 6 (7.89%) SDLC
11 5 (6.58%) ERP
11 5 (6.58%) Line Management
11 5 (6.58%) Waterfall
12 4 (5.26%) Requirements Management
12 4 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.32%) C#
3 1 (1.32%) Java
3 1 (1.32%) VBScript
3 1 (1.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 9 (11.84%) PMI Certification
2 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (6.58%) PMP
4 4 (5.26%) ISEB
5 3 (3.95%) APMG
6 1 (1.32%) CBAP
6 1 (1.32%) CCNA
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.32%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (31.58%) PMO
2 4 (5.26%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 34 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) SAP
3 4 (5.26%) hybris
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco
5 2 (2.63%) ForgeRock
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.63%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.63%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.32%) Adobe
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix
6 1 (1.32%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.32%) Planview
6 1 (1.32%) Progress
6 1 (1.32%) Sage
6 1 (1.32%) Verint
6 1 (1.32%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
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