Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > South West
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 251 233
Rank change year-on-year +68 -18 +35
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 162 88 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.56% 0.86% 0.99%
As % of the Applications category 18.86% 9.48% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 135 61 74
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £31,250 £23,950
90th Percentile £59,000 £55,500 £73,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 859 928 1,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.26% 9.07% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 659 761 867
South West median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% +1.56%
10th Percentile £20,725 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £56,000 £48,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the South West

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the South West

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in the South West over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in the South West

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Wiltshire +20 48 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bristol +22 43 £45,000 - 4
Somerset +40 21 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Cornwall +24 20 £43,500 - 1
Dorset -18 18 £27,000 -36.47%
Devon +12 5 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Gloucestershire +5 5 £29,000 -35.56% 4
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 127 (78.40%) PRINCE2
2 108 (66.67%) Project Management
3 92 (56.79%) Microsoft
4 76 (46.91%) Finance
5 68 (41.98%) Microsoft Excel
6 60 (37.04%) Microsoft Office
7 59 (36.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 56 (34.57%) SharePoint
9 50 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (29.01%) Security Cleared
11 42 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
11 42 (25.93%) PMO
12 37 (22.84%) SC Cleared
13 35 (21.60%) Amazon AWS
13 35 (21.60%) ArchiMate
13 35 (21.60%) Cisco
13 35 (21.60%) Software-Defined Networking
14 30 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 28 (17.28%) Firewall
16 27 (16.67%) Change Control
17 26 (16.05%) Active Directory
17 26 (16.05%) Windows
18 25 (15.43%) Linux
18 25 (15.43%) MS Exchange
18 25 (15.43%) Blackberry
18 25 (15.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 25 (15.43%) VMware
18 25 (15.43%) Unified Communications
18 25 (15.43%) Windows Server 2012
18 25 (15.43%) Mobile Device Management

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 56 (34.57%) SharePoint
2 25 (15.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 25 (15.43%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.94%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.09%) CMS
5 1 (0.62%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.62%) SAS
Applications
1 68 (41.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (37.04%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (36.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (9.88%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.23%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.62%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Primavera
2 1 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 42 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (21.60%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.09%) Basecamp
4 3 (1.85%) Office 365
4 3 (1.85%) SaaS
5 2 (1.23%) GitHub
5 2 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (21.60%) Software-Defined Networking
2 28 (17.28%) Firewall
3 25 (15.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 25 (15.43%) Unified Communications
4 8 (4.94%) Skype
5 3 (1.85%) VPN
6 2 (1.23%) Intranet
7 1 (0.62%) Internet
7 1 (0.62%) LAN
7 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database
1 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.23%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (7.41%) JIRA
2 4 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.62%) GCC
3 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.62%) Polyspace
3 1 (0.62%) Subversion
3 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 76 (46.91%) Finance
2 9 (5.56%) Marketing
3 7 (4.32%) Automotive
4 6 (3.70%) Billing
5 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.47%) Electronics
6 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.85%) Banking
8 2 (1.23%) Legal
8 2 (1.23%) Retail
9 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 52 (32.10%) Project Manager
2 31 (19.14%) Architect
3 23 (14.20%) Senior Manager
4 22 (13.58%) Analyst
4 22 (13.58%) Senior Project Manager
5 21 (12.96%) Lead Architect
5 21 (12.96%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 21 (12.96%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (10.49%) PMO Analyst
7 11 (6.79%) Administrator
8 10 (6.17%) Service Architect
9 7 (4.32%) PMO Planner
9 7 (4.32%) Project Officer
9 7 (4.32%) Project Support Officer
9 7 (4.32%) Support Officer
10 6 (3.70%) Portfolio Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Programme Planner
10 6 (3.70%) Risk Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.09%) .NET
1 5 (3.09%) HTML
2 4 (2.47%) Angular 2
2 4 (2.47%) AngularJS
2 4 (2.47%) XML
2 4 (2.47%) XSL
3 1 (0.62%) Ajax
3 1 (0.62%) CSS
3 1 (0.62%) jQuery
3 1 (0.62%) REST
3 1 (0.62%) SOAP
3 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.43%) Blackberry
1 25 (15.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 23 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.56%) User Experience
4 7 (4.32%) Fintech
5 6 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.09%) Social Media
7 4 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.47%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.85%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.85%) Tandem
9 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 1 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.05%) Windows
2 25 (15.43%) Linux
2 25 (15.43%) Windows 10
2 25 (15.43%) Windows 7
2 25 (15.43%) Windows Server
2 25 (15.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.62%) LynxOS
3 1 (0.62%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (78.40%) PRINCE2
2 108 (66.67%) Project Management
3 50 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (21.60%) ArchiMate
5 27 (16.67%) Change Control
6 25 (15.43%) Data Protection
6 25 (15.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 25 (15.43%) Line Management
6 25 (15.43%) Mobile Device Management
6 25 (15.43%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (15.43%) Security Monitoring
6 25 (15.43%) Technical Architecture
6 25 (15.43%) TOGAF
7 23 (14.20%) ITIL
7 23 (14.20%) Waterfall
8 22 (13.58%) Project Planning
9 21 (12.96%) Change Management
9 21 (12.96%) MODAF
10 20 (12.35%) Resource Management
10 20 (12.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.43%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.94%) SQL
3 5 (3.09%) C#
4 4 (2.47%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.85%) C
6 1 (0.62%) C++
6 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 47 (29.01%) Security Cleared
2 37 (22.84%) SC Cleared
3 30 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 25 (15.43%) TOGAF Certification
5 22 (13.58%) PMP
6 20 (12.35%) DV Cleared
7 18 (11.11%) Degree
8 11 (6.79%) PMI Certification
9 5 (3.09%) APMP
10 3 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.62%) APMG
12 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (25.93%) PMO
2 17 (10.49%) QA
3 8 (4.94%) ISO 9001
3 8 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.23%) SLA
5 1 (0.62%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.62%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.62%) P3O
5 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (16.05%) Active Directory
2 25 (15.43%) Virtual Desktop
2 25 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (15.43%) SCCM
1 25 (15.43%) SCOM
1 25 (15.43%) vRealize
2 1 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 92 (56.79%) Microsoft
2 35 (21.60%) Cisco
3 25 (15.43%) VMware
4 14 (8.64%) Capita
5 6 (3.70%) Oracle
6 4 (2.47%) SAP
7 2 (1.23%) Zoho
8 1 (0.62%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.62%) Cognos
8 1 (0.62%) QNX
8 1 (0.62%) Tableau