Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Support Officer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Support Officer
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1143 1194 1235
Rank change year-on-year +51 +41 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Support Officer 46 43 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.023% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.023% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 45
UK median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% -3.57%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £19,700
90th Percentile £37,625 £39,500 £36,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +3.77% -3.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Project Support Officer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Project Support Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Project Support Officer in the UK

Project Support Officer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Support Officer.

Salary trend for Project Support Officer in the UK

Project Support Officer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Support Officer over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Support Officer in the UK

Project Support Officer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Support Officer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +39 43 £30,000 +3.45% 6
UK excluding London +42 30 £27,500 - 6
London +12 15 £30,000 -14.29% 1
North of England +14 14 £30,000 +3.45% 3
Yorkshire +34 6 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Midlands +21 6 £23,000 -16.36% 1
North West -18 6 £30,000 +3.45% 1
West Midlands +13 4 £23,000 -16.36%
South East +35 3 £23,000 -20.69%
South West +5 3 £30,500 +11.93% 1
Wales - 3 £27,500 - 1
East Midlands +31 2 £40,000 +50.94% 1
North East - 2 £23,000 -
East of England +5 1 - -

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Project Support Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Project Support Officer in the job title.

1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 20 (43.48%) PMO
3 18 (39.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (36.96%) PRINCE2
5 15 (32.61%) Project Management
6 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.22%) Project Governance
9 6 (13.04%) Banking
10 5 (10.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (10.87%) Time Management
10 5 (10.87%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
11 4 (8.70%) QA
11 4 (8.70%) Change Control
11 4 (8.70%) Proactive Management
11 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
12 3 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (6.52%) APMP
12 3 (6.52%) Work Breakdown Structure
12 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
12 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
12 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
12 3 (6.52%) ITIL
13 2 (4.35%) ERP
13 2 (4.35%) MS Visio

Project Support Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (10.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (10.87%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SMS
2 1 (2.17%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.17%) PMI
2 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) PRINCE2
2 15 (32.61%) Project Management
3 7 (15.22%) Project Governance
3 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.87%) Time Management
5 4 (8.70%) Change Control
5 4 (8.70%) Proactive Management
5 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL
6 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.52%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 2 (4.35%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (4.35%) ERP
7 2 (4.35%) Information Management
7 2 (4.35%) Logistics
7 2 (4.35%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.17%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) APMP
3 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) ECDL
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (43.48%) PMO
2 4 (8.70%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.17%) P3O
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.35%) Capita
4 1 (2.17%) Planview
4 1 (2.17%) SAP