The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for MS Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 131 120
Rank change year-on-year +26 -11  
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.080% 0.41% 1.45%
As % of the Applications category 0.74% 3.92% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 17
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

MS 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 Reading with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 135 204 398
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 10.83% 10.33% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 113 175 268
Median salary £45,000 £38,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +0.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £27,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing MS Project as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Project in Reading

MS Project
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for MS Project in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS 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 Reading region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) PMI
4 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) MS Access
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB

MS Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MS Access
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper