The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 38 35 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 303 344 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.98% 6.13% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.39% 6.59% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 251 222 176
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4742 5220 5077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.57% 93.01% 93.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3788 4062
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Berkshire region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Berkshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Project Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 168 £60,000 +20.00% 14
Slough +5 47 £56,000 +1.81%
Maidenhead +12 25 £65,000 +51.16%
Bracknell +7 11 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Newbury -5 8 £57,250 -2.55% 2
Windsor -9 6 £75,000 +76.47%
Wokingham - 3 £42,500 - 1
Thatcham - 1 £67,500 -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title.

1 382 (64.75%) Project Management
2 317 (53.73%) PRINCE2
3 230 (38.98%) Finance
4 131 (22.20%) Agile Software Development
5 121 (20.51%) Telecoms
6 120 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 97 (16.44%) PMI Certification
8 89 (15.08%) Degree
9 75 (12.71%) ITIL
10 68 (11.53%) Scrum
11 66 (11.19%) Security Cleared
11 66 (11.19%) Data Centre
12 63 (10.68%) PMP
13 61 (10.34%) SC Cleared
14 58 (9.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 58 (9.83%) MS Project
15 53 (8.98%) Microsoft
16 50 (8.47%) People Management
17 48 (8.14%) Project Planning
17 48 (8.14%) MS Excel
18 47 (7.97%) PRINCE
19 46 (7.80%) Banking
20 44 (7.46%) MS Office
21 42 (7.12%) Continuous Improvement
22 41 (6.95%) CRM
23 40 (6.78%) SAP
23 40 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (6.61%) Agile Project Management
25 38 (6.44%) SDLC
25 38 (6.44%) DSDM

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.02%) OpenStack
3 5 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.68%) Lync
4 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.51%) IIS
5 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.34%) CMS
6 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.17%) Drupal
7 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.17%) Documentum
7 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 58 (9.83%) MS Project
2 48 (8.14%) MS Excel
3 44 (7.46%) MS Office
4 31 (5.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (3.05%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (2.54%) Orchard Housing
2 5 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.68%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.34%) Primavera
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.17%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.17%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.17%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.05%) SaaS
2 15 (2.54%) Office 365
3 4 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.27%) Wireless
2 22 (3.73%) WAN
3 20 (3.39%) LAN
4 11 (1.86%) DWDM
5 8 (1.36%) VoIP
6 7 (1.19%) MPLS
6 7 (1.19%) DSL
7 5 (0.85%) Firewall
7 5 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.68%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (0.68%) OSPF
8 4 (0.68%) BGP
8 4 (0.68%) DSLAM
8 4 (0.68%) SDH
8 4 (0.68%) Internet
9 3 (0.51%) SAN
10 2 (0.34%) PSTN
10 2 (0.34%) ISDN
10 2 (0.34%) IPsec
10 2 (0.34%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.85%) Big Data
2 4 (0.68%) Relational Database
2 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.51%) MySQL
3 3 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.34%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.17%) OLAP
5 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.17%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.17%) BODI
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.17%) QlikView
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 230 (38.98%) Finance
2 121 (20.51%) Telecoms
3 46 (7.80%) Banking
4 34 (5.76%) Billing
5 26 (4.41%) Retail
6 20 (3.39%) French Language
7 18 (3.05%) Marketing
8 17 (2.88%) Legal
9 11 (1.86%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.86%) German Language
10 9 (1.53%) Italian Language
10 9 (1.53%) Advertising
11 8 (1.36%) Dutch Language
12 7 (1.19%) Back Office
13 6 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.85%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.51%) Front Office
16 2 (0.34%) Automotive
16 2 (0.34%) Local Government
17 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.02%) .NET
2 5 (0.85%) Middleware
3 2 (0.34%) WebCenter
3 2 (0.34%) HTML
4 1 (0.17%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.17%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.17%) Web Services
4 1 (0.17%) XML
4 1 (0.17%) EDI
4 1 (0.17%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.19%) Data Centre
2 40 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.44%) PMI
4 16 (2.71%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.02%) CCTV
7 5 (0.85%) FMCG
8 4 (0.68%) User Experience
9 3 (0.51%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.51%) Data Conversion
9 3 (0.51%) Derivative
10 2 (0.34%) Statistics
10 2 (0.34%) Handset
10 2 (0.34%) IPTV
10 2 (0.34%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.34%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.34%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.17%) Health Informatics
11 1 (0.17%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.73%) Windows
2 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.51%) Linux
3 3 (0.51%) UNIX
3 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (64.75%) Project Management
2 317 (53.73%) PRINCE2
3 131 (22.20%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (12.71%) ITIL
6 68 (11.53%) Scrum
7 50 (8.47%) People Management
8 48 (8.14%) Project Planning
9 47 (7.97%) PRINCE
10 42 (7.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 41 (6.95%) CRM
12 39 (6.61%) Agile Project Management
13 38 (6.44%) SDLC
13 38 (6.44%) E-Commerce
13 38 (6.44%) DSDM
14 36 (6.10%) Risk Management
15 35 (5.93%) Business Analysis
16 28 (4.75%) Software Delivery
17 26 (4.41%) Waterfall
17 26 (4.41%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.37%) SQL
2 3 (0.51%) Java
3 2 (0.34%) PHP
3 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.34%) C#
4 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 97 (16.44%) PMI Certification
2 89 (15.08%) Degree
3 66 (11.19%) Security Cleared
4 63 (10.68%) PMP
5 61 (10.34%) SC Cleared
6 58 (9.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 34 (5.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.02%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.68%) CISM
10 4 (0.68%) CISSP
11 3 (0.51%) APMP
11 3 (0.51%) APMG
12 2 (0.34%) MAPM
13 1 (0.17%) MCITP
13 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.17%) MCSE
13 1 (0.17%) ISEB
13 1 (0.17%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.39%) QA
2 11 (1.86%) ISO 14001
2 11 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.51%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (1.53%) Cisco IPCC
2 5 (0.85%) SCOM
3 3 (0.51%) SCCM
4 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.17%) WSUS
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.78%) SAP
3 25 (4.24%) Oracle
4 15 (2.54%) Northgate
4 15 (2.54%) Civica
4 15 (2.54%) Capita
4 15 (2.54%) Orchard
5 14 (2.37%) Cisco
6 10 (1.69%) VMware
7 8 (1.36%) IBM
7 8 (1.36%) Epicor
8 7 (1.19%) Amdocs
9 6 (1.02%) Huawei
10 5 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.85%) Niku
10 5 (0.85%) Citrix
11 4 (0.68%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.68%) Ericsson
11 4 (0.68%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.51%) Business Objects
Reading, Berkshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive Basic + Car / Car Allowance + Pension & flexible location
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 Health, Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: High market rates, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
SCC
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SSE
Salary: Up to circa £70k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits/ Global Dynamics AX Projects
Posted: 27 days ago