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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 403 457 286
Rank change year-on-year +54 -171 +27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 631 163 21
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.80% 0.43% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 10.63% 7.88% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 264 106 18
10th Percentile £32,000 £36,250 -
25th Percentile £38,386 £41,957 £23,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,833 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.39% +14.90% -13.27%
75th Percentile £67,500 £66,875 £45,938
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £69,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5,936 2,068 396
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 7.49% 5.50% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,891 1,446 294
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,900
25th Percentile £33,171 £33,313 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £59,688
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £72,125
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +10.39%

Microsoft Project
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Microsoft Project trend for jobs with a WFH option

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Microsoft Project.

Microsoft Project salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Microsoft Project over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Microsoft Project salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, Microsoft Project job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 536 (84.94%) Project Management
2 393 (62.28%) Agile
3 378 (59.90%) Social Skills
4 369 (58.48%) Project Delivery
5 266 (42.16%) Waterfall
6 262 (41.52%) Microsoft
7 256 (40.57%) MS Visio
8 251 (39.78%) Scrum
9 248 (39.30%) Presentation Skills
10 205 (32.49%) Finance
11 176 (27.89%) PRINCE2
12 167 (26.47%) Service Delivery
13 164 (25.99%) Strategic Thinking
14 155 (24.56%) Social Housing
15 138 (21.87%) Microsoft Excel
15 138 (21.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 128 (20.29%) ERP
17 105 (16.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 101 (16.01%) Programme Management
19 100 (15.85%) SharePoint
20 99 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
21 98 (15.53%) PMO
22 83 (13.15%) Problem-Solving
22 83 (13.15%) Microsoft 365
22 83 (13.15%) Azure
23 82 (13.00%) Degree
24 77 (12.20%) PMI Certification
25 74 (11.73%) JIRA
26 68 (10.78%) Organisational Skills
27 65 (10.30%) MS Project Server

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 100 (15.85%) SharePoint
2 65 (10.30%) MS Project Server
3 8 (1.27%) ArcGIS
4 4 (0.63%) CMS
4 4 (0.63%) Confluence
5 2 (0.32%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.16%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.16%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.16%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 256 (40.57%) MS Visio
2 138 (21.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 105 (16.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 99 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 53 (8.40%) Unit4 Business World
2 8 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.32%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.32%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.32%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.16%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.16%) Primavera
6 1 (0.16%) PRMS
6 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Travel Management
6 1 (0.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 1 (0.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 83 (13.15%) Azure
1 83 (13.15%) Microsoft 365
2 64 (10.14%) AWS
3 21 (3.33%) Power Platform
4 19 (3.01%) SaaS
5 11 (1.74%) IaaS
6 9 (1.43%) Smartsheet
6 9 (1.43%) Veeva
7 7 (1.11%) Azure DevOps
7 7 (1.11%) Google Workspace
8 6 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (0.95%) PaaS
9 4 (0.63%) GCP
10 2 (0.32%) Asana
10 2 (0.32%) Mavenlink
10 2 (0.32%) Trello
11 1 (0.16%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.16%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.95%) Intranet
2 5 (0.79%) Firewall
3 4 (0.63%) Internet
4 2 (0.32%) DHCP
4 2 (0.32%) DNS
4 2 (0.32%) Extranet
5 1 (0.16%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.16%) FTP
5 1 (0.16%) NAS
5 1 (0.16%) SAN
5 1 (0.16%) SSH
5 1 (0.16%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.01%) Power BI
2 11 (1.74%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.27%) GIS
6 5 (0.79%) Tableau
7 4 (0.63%) Looker
7 4 (0.63%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.16%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.16%) DB2
9 1 (0.16%) MySQL
9 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.16%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 74 (11.73%) JIRA
2 12 (1.90%) Axure RP
3 4 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 378 (59.90%) Social Skills
2 248 (39.30%) Presentation Skills
3 205 (32.49%) Finance
4 155 (24.56%) Social Housing
5 68 (10.78%) Organisational Skills
6 62 (9.83%) Aviation
7 52 (8.24%) Aerospace
8 45 (7.13%) Law
9 42 (6.66%) Retail
10 40 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (5.55%) Pharmaceutical
12 32 (5.07%) Fire and Rescue
12 32 (5.07%) Police
13 30 (4.75%) Influencing Skills
13 30 (4.75%) Public Sector
14 27 (4.28%) Marketing
15 21 (3.33%) Advertising
16 13 (2.06%) Banking
17 11 (1.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 11 (1.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 466 (73.85%) Project Manager
2 182 (28.84%) Senior Manager
3 181 (28.68%) Senior Project Manager
4 100 (15.85%) IT Manager
5 94 (14.90%) IT Project Manager
6 42 (6.66%) Analyst
7 33 (5.23%) Project Officer
8 32 (5.07%) Project Support Officer
8 32 (5.07%) Support Officer
9 22 (3.49%) PMO Analyst
10 19 (3.01%) Coordinator
11 17 (2.69%) Digital Project Manager
12 15 (2.38%) Programme Manager
12 15 (2.38%) Project Coordinator
13 13 (2.06%) Logistics Manager
13 13 (2.06%) Logistics Project Manager
14 11 (1.74%) Implementation Manager
14 11 (1.74%) Project Implementation Manager
14 11 (1.74%) Supply Chain Manager
14 11 (1.74%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.74%) COM
2 8 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (0.63%) Web Services
4 3 (0.48%) HTML
5 2 (0.32%) XML
6 1 (0.16%) J2EE
6 1 (0.16%) LDAP
6 1 (0.16%) Middleware
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.16%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.97%) Management Information System
2 38 (6.02%) PMI
3 23 (3.65%) User Experience
4 19 (3.01%) Data Centre
5 16 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (1.90%) Biotechnology
6 12 (1.90%) Digital Media
7 9 (1.43%) Life Science
8 8 (1.27%) Housing Association
9 5 (0.79%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.63%) NHS
10 4 (0.63%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.63%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.48%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.48%) LIMS
12 2 (0.32%) Renewable Energy
12 2 (0.32%) Social Media
13 1 (0.16%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (6.18%) Windows
2 13 (2.06%) Windows 10
3 5 (0.79%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.63%) VMS
4 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2019
5 3 (0.48%) Unix
5 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.16%) AIX
6 1 (0.16%) Linux
6 1 (0.16%) Solaris
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (84.94%) Project Management
2 393 (62.28%) Agile
3 369 (58.48%) Project Delivery
4 266 (42.16%) Waterfall
5 251 (39.78%) Scrum
6 176 (27.89%) PRINCE2
7 167 (26.47%) Service Delivery
8 164 (25.99%) Strategic Thinking
9 138 (21.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 128 (20.29%) ERP
11 101 (16.01%) Programme Management
12 83 (13.15%) Problem-Solving
13 62 (9.83%) Business Case
14 53 (8.40%) PRINCE
15 52 (8.24%) Decision-Making
16 50 (7.92%) Project Planning
17 45 (7.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 44 (6.97%) Project Governance
19 40 (6.34%) Change Management
20 39 (6.18%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.69%) SQL
2 9 (1.43%) Python
3 2 (0.32%) C
4 1 (0.16%) Bash
4 1 (0.16%) Java
4 1 (0.16%) Perl
4 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 82 (13.00%) Degree
2 77 (12.20%) PMI Certification
3 53 (8.40%) PMP
4 35 (5.55%) APMP
5 34 (5.39%) Security Cleared
6 22 (3.49%) SC Cleared
7 20 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (2.06%) Master's Degree
9 12 (1.90%) CTC Cleared
9 12 (1.90%) DV Cleared
9 12 (1.90%) ISEB
10 6 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.79%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.16%) CISM
13 1 (0.16%) HND
13 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (15.53%) PMO
2 39 (6.18%) QA
3 6 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.63%) GxP
4 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.48%) HL7
6 2 (0.32%) GDPR
6 2 (0.32%) P3O
6 2 (0.32%) SLA
7 1 (0.16%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.16%) GPG13
7 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Ansible
1 1 (0.16%) Avamar
1 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.16%) Nagios
1 1 (0.16%) OpenView
1 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.16%) Puppet
1 1 (0.16%) SCCM
1 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 262 (41.52%) Microsoft
2 61 (9.67%) Northgate
3 60 (9.51%) Google
4 57 (9.03%) Salesforce.com
5 53 (8.40%) Civica
6 21 (3.33%) SAP
7 19 (3.01%) Oracle
8 8 (1.27%) ESRI
8 8 (1.27%) NEC
9 7 (1.11%) VMware
10 6 (0.95%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.32%) Facebook
11 2 (0.32%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.32%) Temenos
12 1 (0.16%) BEA
12 1 (0.16%) Cisco
12 1 (0.16%) Citrix
12 1 (0.16%) Cognos
12 1 (0.16%) EMC
12 1 (0.16%) Sun