Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 276 234
Rank change year-on-year +105 -42 +29
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 162 75 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.61% 0.73% 0.99%
As % of the Applications category 17.48% 8.43% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 128 54 71
South West median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £30,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +8.70%

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 927 890 1,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 9.21% 8.67% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 606 712 884
South West median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -
10th Percentile £20,625 £20,513 £19,750
90th Percentile £56,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Bristol +31 48 £45,000 - 4
Wiltshire +25 41 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Somerset +48 22 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Cornwall +19 21 £35,000 -
Dorset +3 13 £27,000 -36.47% 1
Gloucestershire +14 10 £28,250 - 2
Devon +5 4 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 123 (75.93%) PRINCE2
2 104 (64.20%) Project Management
3 87 (53.70%) Microsoft
4 79 (48.77%) Finance
5 62 (38.27%) Microsoft Excel
6 57 (35.19%) PMO
7 56 (34.57%) Microsoft Office
7 56 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (34.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 51 (31.48%) SharePoint
9 44 (27.16%) Security Cleared
10 42 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
11 33 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
11 33 (20.37%) ArchiMate
11 33 (20.37%) Software-Defined Networking
11 33 (20.37%) Cisco
11 33 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (16.67%) Change Control
12 27 (16.67%) SC Cleared
13 26 (16.05%) Waterfall
13 26 (16.05%) Firewall
14 25 (15.43%) PMP
14 25 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (14.20%) Active Directory
16 22 (13.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 22 (13.58%) Blackberry
16 22 (13.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 22 (13.58%) Windows
16 22 (13.58%) Linux
16 22 (13.58%) MS Visio

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 51 (31.48%) SharePoint
2 22 (13.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 22 (13.58%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.94%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.70%) CMS
5 2 (1.23%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.62%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 62 (38.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (34.57%) Microsoft Office
2 56 (34.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (13.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.23%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.62%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 42 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.32%) Basecamp
4 4 (2.47%) Office 365
5 3 (1.85%) IaaS
5 3 (1.85%) SaaS
6 1 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (20.37%) Software-Defined Networking
2 26 (16.05%) Firewall
3 22 (13.58%) Intrusion Detection
3 22 (13.58%) Unified Communications
4 8 (4.94%) Skype
5 4 (2.47%) Internet
5 4 (2.47%) VPN
6 1 (0.62%) Intranet
6 1 (0.62%) LAN
6 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database
1 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.62%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (6.79%) JIRA
2 4 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.62%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.62%) GCC
3 1 (0.62%) Polyspace
General
1 79 (48.77%) Finance
2 11 (6.79%) Marketing
3 9 (5.56%) Automotive
3 9 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.32%) Billing
5 6 (3.70%) Retail
6 5 (3.09%) Electronics
6 5 (3.09%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.47%) Law
8 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.62%) Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (36.42%) Project Manager
2 29 (17.90%) Architect
3 23 (14.20%) Senior Manager
4 22 (13.58%) Senior Project Manager
5 20 (12.35%) Analyst
6 19 (11.73%) PMO Analyst
7 18 (11.11%) Lead Architect
7 18 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 18 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (6.79%) Administrator
8 11 (6.79%) Service Architect
9 7 (4.32%) Coordinator
9 7 (4.32%) PMO Administrator
9 7 (4.32%) PMO Planner
10 6 (3.70%) PMO Officer
10 6 (3.70%) Project Support Officer
10 6 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Support Officer
10 6 (3.70%) Technical Design Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.47%) .NET
1 4 (2.47%) Angular 2
1 4 (2.47%) AngularJS
1 4 (2.47%) HTML
1 4 (2.47%) XML
1 4 (2.47%) XSL
2 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (13.58%) Blackberry
2 22 (13.58%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (6.79%) User Experience
4 10 (6.17%) Fintech
5 9 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.70%) 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
8 3 (1.85%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.58%) Linux
1 22 (13.58%) Windows
1 22 (13.58%) Windows 10
1 22 (13.58%) Windows 7
1 22 (13.58%) Windows Server
1 22 (13.58%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.62%) LynxOS
2 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.62%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (75.93%) PRINCE2
2 104 (64.20%) Project Management
3 56 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (20.37%) ArchiMate
4 33 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (16.67%) Change Control
6 26 (16.05%) Waterfall
7 22 (13.58%) Change Management
7 22 (13.58%) Data Protection
7 22 (13.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (13.58%) Mobile Device Management
7 22 (13.58%) Security Monitoring
7 22 (13.58%) Technical Architecture
7 22 (13.58%) TOGAF
8 21 (12.96%) ITIL
8 21 (12.96%) Risk Management
8 21 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (11.73%) Resource Management
10 17 (10.49%) Migration
10 17 (10.49%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.58%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.70%) SQL
3 4 (2.47%) C#
3 4 (2.47%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.85%) C
5 1 (0.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (27.16%) Security Cleared
2 27 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 25 (15.43%) PMP
4 22 (13.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 22 (13.58%) TOGAF Certification
5 21 (12.96%) Degree
6 20 (12.35%) DV Cleared
7 13 (8.02%) PMI Certification
8 6 (3.70%) APMP
9 4 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (35.19%) PMO
2 19 (11.73%) QA
3 3 (1.85%) SLA
4 2 (1.23%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.62%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.62%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.62%) P3O
System Software
1 23 (14.20%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.58%) Virtual Desktop
2 22 (13.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (13.58%) SCCM
1 22 (13.58%) SCOM
1 22 (13.58%) vRealize
Vendors
1 87 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 33 (20.37%) Cisco
3 22 (13.58%) VMware
4 6 (3.70%) Oracle
5 5 (3.09%) SAP
6 2 (1.23%) Cognos
7 1 (0.62%) QNX
7 1 (0.62%) Zoho