Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 243 249
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 -42
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 71 107 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.69% 0.98% 0.89%
As % of the Applications category 8.06% 9.88% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 51 71 117
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -10.59%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 £26,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £76,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% -4.21%

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 881 1083 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.58% 9.95% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 704 878 816
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £54,375 £49,204
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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
Bristol -42 31 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Gloucestershire +32 10 - -
Wiltshire -7 9 £35,000 -2.10%
Devon +24 7 £45,000 +30.43%
Somerset -10 7 £37,500 -16.67%
Dorset -3 5 £32,500 -21.21% 2
Cornwall +1 2 - -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 South West region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 47 (66.20%) Project Management
2 43 (60.56%) PRINCE2
3 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
4 36 (50.70%) Finance
5 31 (43.66%) Microsoft Office
6 22 (30.99%) Microsoft Excel
6 22 (30.99%) PMO
7 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (22.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (22.54%) Programme Management
8 16 (22.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
10 14 (19.72%) PMP
11 13 (18.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
11 13 (18.31%) MS Project Server
12 12 (16.90%) SharePoint
13 11 (15.49%) Degree
14 10 (14.08%) Waterfall
14 10 (14.08%) SAP
14 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (12.68%) Time Management
15 9 (12.68%) Wealth Management
15 9 (12.68%) Project Planning
15 9 (12.68%) Line Management
15 9 (12.68%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
15 9 (12.68%) Resource Allocation
16 8 (11.27%) Change Control
16 8 (11.27%) Change Management
17 7 (9.86%) Management Information System

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 13 (18.31%) MS Project Server
2 12 (16.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (43.66%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (30.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (22.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) WAN
2 2 (2.82%) LAN
2 2 (2.82%) VLAN
2 2 (2.82%) VoIP
2 2 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) MySQL
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) MS Access
General
1 36 (50.70%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.63%) Electronics
3 4 (5.63%) Legal
3 4 (5.63%) Marketing
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
3 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (59.15%) Project Manager
2 17 (23.94%) Analyst
3 11 (15.49%) IT Manager
4 10 (14.08%) IT Project Manager
5 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (8.45%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Finance Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Finance Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Project Controller
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Digital Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) IT Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Project Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Project Planner
9 2 (2.82%) Project Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) HTML
1 2 (2.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) PMI
3 4 (5.63%) User Experience
3 4 (5.63%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.82%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (2.82%) VLE
6 1 (1.41%) IVR
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (66.20%) Project Management
2 43 (60.56%) PRINCE2
3 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.54%) Programme Management
4 16 (22.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (14.08%) Waterfall
6 9 (12.68%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 9 (12.68%) Line Management
6 9 (12.68%) Project Planning
6 9 (12.68%) Resource Allocation
6 9 (12.68%) Time Management
6 9 (12.68%) Wealth Management
7 8 (11.27%) Change Control
7 8 (11.27%) Change Management
8 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.45%) Asset Management
9 6 (8.45%) SDLC
10 5 (7.04%) Planning and Forecasting
10 5 (7.04%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) Java
3 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
2 14 (19.72%) PMP
3 13 (18.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
4 11 (15.49%) Degree
5 7 (9.86%) PMI Certification
5 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (7.04%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.23%) APMP
7 3 (4.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (30.99%) PMO
2 3 (4.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) SAP
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco
4 1 (1.41%) Verint