Period
to 21 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > South East
6 months to
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 316 260 367
Rank change year-on-year -56 +107 -58
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 135 40 146
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Applications category 8.61% 8.46% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 80 34 104
10th Percentile £39,750 £32,825 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.09% -1.00%
75th Percentile £64,063 £49,688 £70,000
90th Percentile £74,250 £65,125 £95,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,593 £51,322
% change year-on-year +6.60% +0.53% +2.64%

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 South East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,568 473 2,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.72% 5.92% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 947 390 1,633
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,950 £21,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,478 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +14.29% -6.67%
75th Percentile £54,375 £50,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +20.00% -6.25%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the South East

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Project in the South East.

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the South East

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Project in the South East over the 6 months to 21 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in the South East

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 October 2021. 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
Thames Valley -42 66 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Berkshire -29 47 £50,000 -23.08% 5
Hampshire -115 30 £51,250 +13.89% 2
Surrey -59 20 £50,000 -0.99%
Buckinghamshire -53 13 £47,500 +8.57% 2
Oxfordshire -26 8 £56,250 +18.42% 2
Kent -37 8 £45,000 +5.88% 2
West Sussex -11 5 £65,000 +71.05%
East Sussex - 4 £26,000 -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 106 (78.52%) Project Management
2 78 (57.78%) Social Skills
3 77 (57.04%) PRINCE2
4 75 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (49.63%) Microsoft Excel
6 50 (37.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 48 (35.56%) Degree
8 43 (31.85%) Finance
8 43 (31.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (31.11%) Microsoft
10 41 (30.37%) PMI Certification
11 38 (28.15%) Project Delivery
12 34 (25.19%) Presentation Skills
13 31 (22.96%) PMI
14 30 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
14 30 (22.22%) JIRA
15 29 (21.48%) Waterfall
16 27 (20.00%) Change Control
17 26 (19.26%) Mentoring
18 25 (18.52%) Data Analysis
19 24 (17.78%) APMP
20 22 (16.30%) Marketing
20 22 (16.30%) Pharmaceutical
21 21 (15.56%) Digital Marketing
21 21 (15.56%) Axure RP
21 21 (15.56%) Visualisation
21 21 (15.56%) User Experience
21 21 (15.56%) Digital Media
22 20 (14.81%) PMP
22 20 (14.81%) Full Stack Development

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.96%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.22%) Documentum
4 2 (1.48%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 67 (49.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (37.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 30 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 18 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Primavera
2 3 (2.22%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.67%) Azure
2 7 (5.19%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (5.19%) Power Platform
2 7 (5.19%) Smartsheet
3 4 (2.96%) Veeva
4 2 (1.48%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.74%) AWS
5 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) 2G
1 4 (2.96%) 3G
1 4 (2.96%) 4G
1 4 (2.96%) DNS
1 4 (2.96%) Firewall
1 4 (2.96%) LAN
1 4 (2.96%) LTE
1 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.96%) VoLTE
1 4 (2.96%) VPN
1 4 (2.96%) WAN
1 4 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.19%) Power BI
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 30 (22.22%) JIRA
2 21 (15.56%) Axure RP
3 7 (5.19%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.22%) HP UFT
General
1 78 (57.78%) Social Skills
2 43 (31.85%) Finance
3 34 (25.19%) Presentation Skills
4 22 (16.30%) Marketing
4 22 (16.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 16 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
7 9 (6.67%) Retail
8 5 (3.70%) Automotive
9 4 (2.96%) Advertising
9 4 (2.96%) Billing
9 4 (2.96%) Legal
9 4 (2.96%) Local Government
9 4 (2.96%) Public Sector
10 3 (2.22%) Banking
10 3 (2.22%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (2.22%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (2.22%) Publishing
11 2 (1.48%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 94 (69.63%) Project Manager
2 27 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 27 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 22 (16.30%) Digital Project Manager
4 15 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 15 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 9 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (4.44%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (3.70%) Test Leader
8 4 (2.96%) Administrator
8 4 (2.96%) Developer
8 4 (2.96%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (2.96%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (2.96%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (2.96%) Project Administrator
8 4 (2.96%) Voice Project Manager
9 3 (2.22%) Analyst
9 3 (2.22%) Development Manager
9 3 (2.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.96%) Ajax
1 4 (2.96%) HTML
1 4 (2.96%) jQuery
1 4 (2.96%) XML
2 1 (0.74%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.96%) PMI
2 21 (15.56%) Digital Media
2 21 (15.56%) User Experience
3 14 (10.37%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.15%) Life Science
5 7 (5.19%) Renewable Energy
6 5 (3.70%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.96%) SCADA
7 4 (2.96%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.48%) NHS
8 2 (1.48%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.89%) Windows
2 8 (5.93%) Linux
2 8 (5.93%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.96%) Unix
3 4 (2.96%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (78.52%) Project Management
2 77 (57.04%) PRINCE2
3 75 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (31.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (28.15%) Project Delivery
6 29 (21.48%) Waterfall
7 27 (20.00%) Change Control
8 26 (19.26%) Mentoring
9 25 (18.52%) Data Analysis
10 21 (15.56%) Digital Marketing
10 21 (15.56%) Visualisation
11 20 (14.81%) Full Stack Development
12 16 (11.85%) Line Management
13 15 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (9.63%) Logistics
14 13 (9.63%) SDLC
15 12 (8.89%) ERP
15 12 (8.89%) Inventory Management
15 12 (8.89%) Scrum
16 11 (8.15%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.19%) Java
2 4 (2.96%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.96%) PL/SQL
2 4 (2.96%) SQL
3 2 (1.48%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (35.56%) Degree
2 41 (30.37%) PMI Certification
3 24 (17.78%) APMP
4 20 (14.81%) PMP
5 9 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (5.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (5.93%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.48%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) PMO
2 4 (2.96%) Good Clinical Practice
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.48%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 42 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.37%) SAP
3 8 (5.93%) Oracle
3 8 (5.93%) Remedy
4 4 (2.96%) Ericsson
4 4 (2.96%) LexisNexis
4 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.96%) VMware
5 3 (2.22%) OpenText
6 2 (1.48%) Apple
6 2 (1.48%) Sage
7 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco
7 1 (0.74%) Dell
7 1 (0.74%) Progress