Period
to 1 August 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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > South East
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 314 275 341
Rank change year-on-year -39 +66 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 115 69 185
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.70% 0.59% 0.70%
As % of the Applications category 9.27% 8.23% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 65 61 137
10th Percentile £32,750 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £49,500 £49,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.04% - -5.71%
75th Percentile £55,000 £67,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £71,250 £66,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%

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 1,240 838 2,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.55% 7.16% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 796 670 1,738
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £21,250
25th Percentile £30,625 £30,000 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.75% +14.29% -6.67%
75th Percentile £52,500 £51,188 £50,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +2.63%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -21 72 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Berkshire -4 58 £50,000 -28.57% 4
Surrey -17 19 £48,750 -20.08% 1
Hampshire -71 16 £47,500 +5.56% 7
Buckinghamshire -33 8 £47,500 -25.20% 1
Oxfordshire -19 7 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Kent -25 6 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East Sussex -22 2 £22,000 -65.08%
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 86 (74.78%) Project Management
2 63 (54.78%) Social Skills
3 58 (50.43%) PRINCE2
4 51 (44.35%) Microsoft Excel
5 44 (38.26%) Microsoft
5 44 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (37.39%) Project Delivery
7 39 (33.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 37 (32.17%) Microsoft Office
9 35 (30.43%) PMI Certification
10 28 (24.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (24.35%) Degree
11 24 (20.87%) Change Control
11 24 (20.87%) PMI
11 24 (20.87%) MS Visio
12 23 (20.00%) Finance
13 22 (19.13%) APMP
13 22 (19.13%) JIRA
14 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (15.65%) Presentation Skills
15 17 (14.78%) Marketing
15 17 (14.78%) Data Analysis
15 17 (14.78%) Mentoring
15 17 (14.78%) Telecoms
15 17 (14.78%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (13.91%) User Experience
16 16 (13.91%) Digital Media
16 16 (13.91%) Visualisation
16 16 (13.91%) Axure RP
16 16 (13.91%) Digital Marketing

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 13 (11.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.35%) MS Project Server
2 5 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.61%) Documentum
4 2 (1.74%) Confluence
4 2 (1.74%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.87%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (44.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (33.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 37 (32.17%) Microsoft Office
4 24 (20.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.87%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft 365
1 7 (6.09%) Smartsheet
2 6 (5.22%) Azure
3 4 (3.48%) Veeva
4 3 (2.61%) AWS
5 2 (1.74%) Lucidchart
5 2 (1.74%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.87%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) 4G
2 13 (11.30%) 2G
2 13 (11.30%) 3G
3 12 (10.43%) LTE
3 12 (10.43%) VoLTE
4 11 (9.57%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (5.22%) DNS
6 5 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.48%) Firewall
7 4 (3.48%) LAN
7 4 (3.48%) VPN
7 4 (3.48%) WAN
8 2 (1.74%) 5G
8 2 (1.74%) DHCP
8 2 (1.74%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (1.74%) WebEx
9 1 (0.87%) Diameter Protocol
9 1 (0.87%) Intelligent Network
9 1 (0.87%) VoWiFi
9 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (1.74%) MS Access
2 2 (1.74%) Power BI
3 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.87%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 22 (19.13%) JIRA
2 16 (13.91%) Axure RP
3 11 (9.57%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (5.22%) HP UFT
General
1 63 (54.78%) Social Skills
2 23 (20.00%) Finance
3 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (15.65%) Presentation Skills
4 17 (14.78%) Marketing
4 17 (14.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (14.78%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.22%) Automotive
6 4 (3.48%) Billing
6 4 (3.48%) Documentation Skills
6 4 (3.48%) Local Government
7 3 (2.61%) Publishing
8 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.74%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.74%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.87%) Banking
9 1 (0.87%) French Language
9 1 (0.87%) Law
9 1 (0.87%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 72 (62.61%) Project Manager
2 17 (14.78%) Digital Project Manager
3 16 (13.91%) IT Manager
3 16 (13.91%) IT Project Manager
4 14 (12.17%) Senior Manager
4 14 (12.17%) Senior Project Manager
5 13 (11.30%) Analyst
6 11 (9.57%) Voice Project Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Senior Digital Project Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Senior PMO
8 5 (4.35%) Senior PMO Analyst
9 4 (3.48%) Engagement Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.09%) XML
2 5 (4.35%) Ajax
2 5 (4.35%) HTML
2 5 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) PMI
2 16 (13.91%) Digital Media
2 16 (13.91%) User Experience
3 15 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.96%) Life Science
5 5 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.48%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (3.48%) SCADA
6 4 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.61%) LIMS
8 2 (1.74%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.87%) IVR
9 1 (0.87%) NHS
9 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) Windows
2 10 (8.70%) Linux
3 7 (6.09%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (74.78%) Project Management
2 58 (50.43%) PRINCE2
3 44 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (37.39%) Project Delivery
5 28 (24.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (20.87%) Change Control
7 17 (14.78%) Data Analysis
7 17 (14.78%) Mentoring
8 16 (13.91%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (13.91%) Visualisation
9 15 (13.04%) Full Stack Development
9 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 14 (12.17%) ITIL
10 14 (12.17%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (11.30%) Change Management
11 13 (11.30%) SDLC
12 12 (10.43%) Workshop Facilitation
13 11 (9.57%) ITIL V3
13 11 (9.57%) Line Management
13 11 (9.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) Java
2 8 (6.96%) SQL
3 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.87%) C
4 1 (0.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (30.43%) PMI Certification
2 28 (24.35%) Degree
3 22 (19.13%) APMP
4 15 (13.04%) PMP
5 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.87%) ISEB
8 1 (0.87%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) PMO
2 2 (1.74%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.74%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.87%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (38.26%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.04%) Remedy
3 14 (12.17%) Oracle
4 11 (9.57%) Ericsson
5 9 (7.83%) SAP
6 5 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.35%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.61%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.61%) OpenText
8 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.74%) VMware
9 1 (0.87%) Apple
9 1 (0.87%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.87%) Cisco
9 1 (0.87%) Dell
9 1 (0.87%) Empirix
9 1 (0.87%) Informatica
9 1 (0.87%) Progress
9 1 (0.87%) Sage
9 1 (0.87%) Teradata