Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 270 259
Rank change year-on-year +77 -11 -22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 127 72 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.30% 0.72% 0.86%
As % of the Applications category 12.14% 8.46% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 90 52 67
South West median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £30,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.04% +3.16%

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 1,046 851 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 10.73% 8.51% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 546 648 838
South West median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.08% +3.17%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £55,125 £49,000 £54,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 +33 41 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Wiltshire +11 29 £55,000 +66.67% 5
Somerset +26 18 £40,000 +6.67%
Cornwall +37 16 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire +12 11 £24,000 -64.44%
Dorset 0 6 £27,000 -36.47%
Devon -1 3 £37,500 -18.48%
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 96 (75.59%) PRINCE2
2 72 (56.69%) Project Management
3 63 (49.61%) Microsoft
4 57 (44.88%) Finance
5 55 (43.31%) PMO
6 52 (40.94%) Microsoft Excel
7 51 (40.16%) Microsoft Office
8 49 (38.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 40 (31.50%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (30.71%) Security Cleared
11 38 (29.92%) SharePoint
12 32 (25.20%) Problem-Solving
13 30 (23.62%) MS Visio
14 28 (22.05%) Microsoft Azure
15 22 (17.32%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (17.32%) ArchiMate
15 22 (17.32%) Software-Defined Networking
15 22 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (17.32%) Cisco
16 21 (16.54%) Degree
17 20 (15.75%) ITIL
18 19 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
19 17 (13.39%) Waterfall
20 16 (12.60%) SC Cleared
20 16 (12.60%) DV Cleared
20 16 (12.60%) Firewall
20 16 (12.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 15 (11.81%) Change Management
22 14 (11.02%) PMP
22 14 (11.02%) Customer Engagement

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 38 (29.92%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (9.45%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.72%) CMS
4 4 (3.15%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.36%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 52 (40.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 51 (40.16%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (38.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (23.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.57%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Primavera
2 2 (1.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 28 (22.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (17.32%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.51%) Basecamp
4 5 (3.94%) Office 365
5 3 (2.36%) IaaS
5 3 (2.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.32%) Software-Defined Networking
2 16 (12.60%) Firewall
3 12 (9.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (9.45%) Unified Communications
4 4 (3.15%) Internet
4 4 (3.15%) Skype
4 4 (3.15%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.79%) Axure RP
General
1 57 (44.88%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Automotive
3 7 (5.51%) Marketing
3 7 (5.51%) Retail
3 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.15%) Law
5 3 (2.36%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (33.86%) Project Manager
2 22 (17.32%) Architect
3 20 (15.75%) Analyst
4 18 (14.17%) Senior Manager
5 17 (13.39%) Senior Project Manager
6 16 (12.60%) PMO Analyst
7 12 (9.45%) Lead Architect
7 12 (9.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 12 (9.45%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (7.87%) Service Architect
9 5 (3.94%) PMO Officer
9 5 (3.94%) Project Office Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Project Officer
9 5 (3.94%) Project Support Officer
9 5 (3.94%) Support Officer
10 4 (3.15%) Administrator
10 4 (3.15%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Programme Planner
10 4 (3.15%) Security Manager
10 4 (3.15%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.15%) XML
2 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.45%) Blackberry
2 12 (9.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (7.87%) Fintech
4 9 (7.09%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.51%) User Experience
6 6 (4.72%) Driving Licence
6 6 (4.72%) Social Media
7 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.15%) PMI
8 3 (2.36%) Tandem
8 3 (2.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Linux
1 12 (9.45%) Windows
1 12 (9.45%) Windows 10
1 12 (9.45%) Windows 7
1 12 (9.45%) Windows Server
1 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (75.59%) PRINCE2
2 72 (56.69%) Project Management
3 40 (31.50%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (25.20%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (17.32%) ArchiMate
6 20 (15.75%) ITIL
7 19 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (13.39%) Waterfall
9 15 (11.81%) Change Management
10 14 (11.02%) Change Control
10 14 (11.02%) Customer Engagement
11 13 (10.24%) Migration
11 13 (10.24%) Risk Management
12 12 (9.45%) Data Protection
12 12 (9.45%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (9.45%) Mobile Device Management
12 12 (9.45%) Security Monitoring
12 12 (9.45%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (9.45%) TOGAF
13 10 (7.87%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.45%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.72%) SQL
3 4 (3.15%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (30.71%) Security Cleared
2 21 (16.54%) Degree
3 16 (12.60%) DV Cleared
3 16 (12.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 16 (12.60%) SC Cleared
4 14 (11.02%) PMP
5 12 (9.45%) TOGAF Certification
6 7 (5.51%) PMI Certification
7 5 (3.94%) APMP
7 5 (3.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.57%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (43.31%) PMO
2 8 (6.30%) QA
3 3 (2.36%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) P3O
System Software
1 13 (10.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.45%) Virtual Desktop
2 12 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (9.45%) SCCM
1 12 (9.45%) SCOM
1 12 (9.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 63 (49.61%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.32%) Cisco
3 12 (9.45%) VMware
4 2 (1.57%) Cognos
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle
5 1 (0.79%) SAP