Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > South East
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 337 346 331
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15 -50
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 117 170 262
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.55% 0.64% 0.83%
As % of the Applications category 6.91% 7.80% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 94 137 237
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% +16.67%
10th Percentile £34,125 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 1,692 2,179 3,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.95% 8.14% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,312 1,718 2,392
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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 +54 55 £60,000 +26.32% 8
Hampshire +22 34 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Berkshire +42 32 £63,750 +21.43% 2
Surrey +38 17 £49,500 +6.45%
Buckinghamshire +37 14 £58,000 +78.46% 3
Oxfordshire +21 9 £50,000 +5.26% 3
East Sussex +5 4 £52,500 -25.00%
West Sussex -7 3 £55,000 +12.82%
Kent +10 2 £25,250 -36.88%
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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 81 (69.23%) Project Management
2 54 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 48 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (39.32%) PRINCE2
5 43 (36.75%) Finance
6 42 (35.90%) Project Delivery
7 40 (34.19%) Microsoft Excel
8 32 (27.35%) Microsoft Office
9 29 (24.79%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (23.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 25 (21.37%) JIRA
12 24 (20.51%) SharePoint
13 22 (18.80%) MS Visio
13 22 (18.80%) Windows
13 22 (18.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (18.80%) PMO
14 21 (17.95%) Confluence
15 20 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (16.24%) Git (software)
17 18 (15.38%) Waterfall
18 17 (14.53%) Test Automation
18 17 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
19 16 (13.68%) SQL
19 16 (13.68%) C#
20 15 (12.82%) PMP
21 14 (11.97%) CRM
21 14 (11.97%) Test Management
21 14 (11.97%) Matrix Management
22 13 (11.11%) Selenium
22 13 (11.11%) Project Planning

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 24 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 21 (17.95%) Confluence
3 5 (4.27%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.71%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.85%) Gentran
Applications
1 40 (34.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (27.35%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (23.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (18.80%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.42%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.85%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.85%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.85%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.85%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.85%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.85%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.11%) Azure
2 12 (10.26%) Office 365
3 9 (7.69%) AWS
4 4 (3.42%) SaaS
5 2 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.71%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.71%) PowerApps
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) DHCP
1 5 (4.27%) DNS
1 5 (4.27%) Internet
2 3 (2.56%) Intranet
2 3 (2.56%) Skype
2 3 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.56%) Wireless
3 2 (1.71%) Extranet
3 2 (1.71%) LAN
3 2 (1.71%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.71%) WAN
3 2 (1.71%) WebEx
4 1 (0.85%) Broadband
4 1 (0.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.85%) NAS
4 1 (0.85%) SAN
4 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.42%) Big Data
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.71%) Power BI
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (21.37%) JIRA
2 20 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (16.24%) Git (software)
4 13 (11.11%) JUnit
4 13 (11.11%) Selenium
4 13 (11.11%) TestNG
4 13 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.42%) Subversion
5 4 (3.42%) VersionOne
6 1 (0.85%) eCATT
General
1 43 (36.75%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Advertising
3 5 (4.27%) Public Sector
3 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.42%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.42%) Retail
5 3 (2.56%) Legal
5 3 (2.56%) Marketing
6 2 (1.71%) Billing
6 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Local Government
7 1 (0.85%) Police
Job Titles
1 34 (29.06%) Project Manager
2 14 (11.97%) Analyst
3 13 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 13 (11.11%) Testing Engineer
4 10 (8.55%) Senior Manager
5 8 (6.84%) Development Manager
5 8 (6.84%) IT Manager
5 8 (6.84%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (5.98%) Programme Manager
7 6 (5.13%) Development Project Manager
7 6 (5.13%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) Senior Programme Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Technical Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Software Development Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Technical Development Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Test Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) ADO
1 4 (3.42%) Velocity
2 3 (2.56%) .NET
3 2 (1.71%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.71%) CSS
3 2 (1.71%) React
3 2 (1.71%) REST
3 2 (1.71%) Sass
3 2 (1.71%) XMPP
4 1 (0.85%) EDI
4 1 (0.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.85%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.85%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.40%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.13%) PMI
4 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.56%) NHS
6 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.85%) Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.85%) PKI
7 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Windows
2 7 (5.98%) Windows 8
3 5 (4.27%) Windows 10
3 5 (4.27%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2016
3 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (69.23%) Project Management
2 48 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (39.32%) PRINCE2
4 42 (35.90%) Project Delivery
5 22 (18.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 17 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (14.53%) Test Automation
8 14 (11.97%) CRM
8 14 (11.97%) Matrix Management
8 14 (11.97%) Test Management
9 13 (11.11%) Manual Testing
9 13 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 13 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 13 (11.11%) Time Management
9 13 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 12 (10.26%) Decision-Making
10 12 (10.26%) Matrix Organization
10 12 (10.26%) Migration
11 11 (9.40%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.68%) C#
1 16 (13.68%) SQL
2 2 (1.71%) C
2 2 (1.71%) TypeScript
3 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (12.82%) PMP
2 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 11 (9.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (6.84%) APMP
4 6 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (5.13%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.56%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.71%) ISEB
8 1 (0.85%) APMG
8 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.85%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.80%) PMO
2 9 (7.69%) GDPR
2 9 (7.69%) QA
3 6 (5.13%) EMIR
3 6 (5.13%) MiFID
3 6 (5.13%) Solvency II
4 4 (3.42%) PMBOK
5 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.98%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (4.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Amdocs OSS
1 4 (3.42%) Ansible
1 4 (3.42%) Netcool
1 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.42%) Puppet
2 3 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.84%) VMware
3 6 (5.13%) HP
4 4 (3.42%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (3.42%) Cramer
4 4 (3.42%) SAP
4 4 (3.42%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.56%) Cisco
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle
6 2 (1.71%) Cadence
6 2 (1.71%) Capita
6 2 (1.71%) Dell
6 2 (1.71%) EMC
6 2 (1.71%) F5
6 2 (1.71%) McAfee
6 2 (1.71%) NetApp
6 2 (1.71%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.85%) Niku
7 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com