Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Officer was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Officer
England > North West
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 364 354 355
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 7 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.053% 0.081% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.083% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 5
North West median annual salary £31,250 £27,750 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.61% +29.07% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,375 £21,050 £20,750
90th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £31,400
England median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £28,775
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.78% -4.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12756 11997 12343
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.95% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10222 10082 10246
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,775 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Project Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Project Officer in the North West

Project Officer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Project Officer in the North West

Project Officer
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 Project Officer within the North West region over the 6 months to 11 December 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 -13 7 £31,250 +7.76%
Project Officer
England

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, Project Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
1 3 (42.86%) PMO
1 3 (42.86%) Proactive Management
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) QA

Project Officer Skill Set
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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Proactive Management
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PMO
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware