Microsoft Project Jobs

Microsoft Project
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Microsoft Project skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Microsoft Project over the 6 months leading up to 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 480 519 529
Rank change year-on-year +39 +10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 500 460 1,110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.50% 0.64%
As % of the Applications category 4.83% 5.64% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 312 310 637
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,500 £47,250 £39,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -17.39% +9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £62,813 £68,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £75,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% +5.56%

All Software Application Skills
UK

Microsoft Project falls under the Software Applications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring software application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 10,355 8,160 15,028
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 9.42% 8.82% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6,010 4,612 7,265
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £26,000
25th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.33% - +2.27%
75th Percentile £53,750 £60,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,446 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year -5.48% -5.06% -1.25%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the UK

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Project.

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the UK

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Project over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in the UK

Microsoft Project
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the UK over the 6 months to 23 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England +68 458 £47,500 -19.75% 183
UK excluding London +75 433 £47,500 -9.52% 161
South East +36 172 £42,500 -19.05% 37
Work from Home -3 168 £50,000 -16.67% 63
North of England +26 73 £47,500 -7.77% 29
Midlands -17 71 £50,000 -9.09% 38
London +2 58 £57,500 -11.54% 36
East of England +28 44 £30,000 -20.00% 17
North East +17 39 £47,500 -13.64% 4
South West -30 39 £49,500 +20.00% 37
East Midlands -8 33 £43,362 -35.76% 8
West Midlands -16 33 £53,719 -1.43% 30
North West -17 24 £48,013 -6.77% 14
Wales +22 22 £42,500 -37.95% 3
Scotland -68 12 £66,250 +32.50% 8
Yorkshire +41 10 £43,450 -13.10% 11

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (6.80%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.60%) Confluence
3 7 (1.40%) MS Project Server
4 4 (0.80%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 175 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 99 (19.80%) Microsoft Office
3 70 (14.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 48 (9.60%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.20%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.60%) Trello
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 78 (15.60%) Primavera
2 4 (0.80%) Maximo
3 3 (0.60%) SAP Travel Management
3 3 (0.60%) SAP WM
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.20%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.40%) Microsoft 365
2 27 (5.40%) Azure
3 17 (3.40%) Power Platform
3 17 (3.40%) SaaS
4 13 (2.60%) Azure DevOps
5 8 (1.60%) Smartsheet
6 6 (1.20%) OneDrive
7 5 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (1.00%) Miro
7 5 (1.00%) Slack
8 4 (0.80%) Asana
9 3 (0.60%) AWS
10 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.20%) Google Workspace
11 1 (0.20%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.20%) Firewall
2 5 (1.00%) LAN
2 5 (1.00%) WAN
3 4 (0.80%) DHCP
3 4 (0.80%) DNS
3 4 (0.80%) Internet
3 4 (0.80%) RFID
3 4 (0.80%) VPN
4 3 (0.60%) WebEx
5 2 (0.40%) 4G
5 2 (0.40%) 5G
5 2 (0.40%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.40%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.40%) Network Security
5 2 (0.40%) NX-OS
5 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) DECT
6 1 (0.20%) SAN
6 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.00%) Power BI
2 5 (1.00%) GIS
2 5 (1.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.80%) Electronic Patient Records
3 4 (0.80%) Tableau
4 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.20%) Big Data
5 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.20%) MySQL
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 81 (16.20%) JIRA
2 5 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.40%) CANoe
3 2 (0.40%) GitLab
3 2 (0.40%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 225 (45.00%) Social Skills
2 114 (22.80%) Finance
3 84 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (10.40%) Manufacturing
5 49 (9.80%) Presentation Skills
6 37 (7.40%) Organisational Skills
7 33 (6.60%) Retail
8 26 (5.20%) Legal
9 18 (3.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 16 (3.20%) Public Sector
11 15 (3.00%) Influencing Skills
12 14 (2.80%) Aerospace
13 11 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (1.80%) Electronics
14 9 (1.80%) Law
15 8 (1.60%) French Language
15 8 (1.60%) Games
15 8 (1.60%) German Language
15 8 (1.60%) Telecoms
16 6 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 230 (46.00%) Project Manager
2 73 (14.60%) Project Controller
3 50 (10.00%) Senior
4 38 (7.60%) Coordinator
5 33 (6.60%) IT Manager
6 31 (6.20%) IT Project Manager
7 28 (5.60%) Senior Manager
8 25 (5.00%) Lead
9 24 (4.80%) Senior Project Manager
10 23 (4.60%) Analyst
11 21 (4.20%) Project Coordinator
12 17 (3.40%) Programme Manager
13 16 (3.20%) Project Planner
14 15 (3.00%) Junior
15 13 (2.60%) Consultant
15 13 (2.60%) PMO Coordinator
16 10 (2.00%) Business Analyst
16 10 (2.00%) Junior Project Manager
17 9 (1.80%) Business Manager
17 9 (1.80%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.80%) EDI
2 7 (1.40%) Flash
3 5 (1.00%) ADO
4 3 (0.60%) SAP TM
5 2 (0.40%) RSS
6 1 (0.20%) .NET
6 1 (0.20%) JSON
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
2 32 (6.40%) PMI
3 24 (4.80%) Driving Licence
4 17 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.20%) Data Centre
6 15 (3.00%) NHS
7 11 (2.20%) Renewable Energy
7 11 (2.20%) Virtual Team
8 10 (2.00%) Onboarding
9 9 (1.80%) SCADA
10 6 (1.20%) FMCG
10 6 (1.20%) Life Science
11 5 (1.00%) PKI
12 4 (0.80%) Product Ownership
13 3 (0.60%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.60%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.60%) Operational Technology
13 3 (0.60%) Social Media
14 2 (0.40%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.40%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.00%) Windows
2 4 (0.80%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.60%) Linux
3 3 (0.60%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.20%) Android
5 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (71.20%) Project Management
2 147 (29.40%) PRINCE2
3 143 (28.60%) Project Delivery
4 130 (26.00%) Agile
5 94 (18.80%) Risk Management
6 85 (17.00%) Programme Management
7 84 (16.80%) Earned Value Management
8 77 (15.40%) Problem-Solving
9 75 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 60 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 58 (11.60%) Systems Engineering
12 57 (11.40%) Project Planning
12 57 (11.40%) Waterfall
13 55 (11.00%) Performance Management
14 52 (10.40%) Change Control
15 48 (9.60%) Project Governance
16 46 (9.20%) Change Management
17 45 (9.00%) Decision-Making
18 43 (8.60%) Time Management
19 39 (7.80%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.00%) SQL
2 5 (1.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.40%) Python
3 2 (0.40%) TypeScript
4 1 (0.20%) Bash
4 1 (0.20%) C#
4 1 (0.20%) Java
4 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 201 (40.20%) Degree
2 70 (14.00%) PMI Certification
3 57 (11.40%) PMP
4 38 (7.60%) Security Cleared
5 31 (6.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 26 (5.20%) SC Cleared
7 15 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (2.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 12 (2.40%) DBS Check
9 10 (2.00%) HNC
10 9 (1.80%) APMP
11 8 (1.60%) APMG
12 6 (1.20%) Master's Degree
13 5 (1.00%) HND
14 4 (0.80%) Chartered Engineer
14 4 (0.80%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.80%) MAPM
15 2 (0.40%) AWS Certification
15 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (23.20%) PMO
2 26 (5.20%) QA
3 22 (4.40%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.60%) SLA
5 7 (1.40%) COSHH
5 7 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.00%) P3O
7 4 (0.80%) GMP
7 4 (0.80%) IEC 62304
7 4 (0.80%) ISO 13485
7 4 (0.80%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.40%) AUTOSAR
8 2 (0.40%) ISO 26262
9 1 (0.20%) GAMP
9 1 (0.20%) GDPR
9 1 (0.20%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 8 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.40%) vSphere
3 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.40%) FortiGate
1 2 (0.40%) Functional Safety
1 2 (0.40%) Terraform
2 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.20%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 287 (57.40%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.40%) Computacenter
2 17 (3.40%) SAP
3 13 (2.60%) NEC
4 9 (1.80%) Oracle
4 9 (1.80%) Salesforce
4 9 (1.80%) Sun
5 6 (1.20%) IFS
6 5 (1.00%) Sage
6 5 (1.00%) VMware
7 4 (0.80%) ConnectWise
7 4 (0.80%) ESRI
8 3 (0.60%) Adobe
8 3 (0.60%) Cadence
8 3 (0.60%) IBM
8 3 (0.60%) Marketo
8 3 (0.60%) Northgate
8 3 (0.60%) Progress
8 3 (0.60%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.60%) Sophos