The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 30 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 84 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.60% 5.08% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.91% 5.30% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 60 41 31
Average salary £52,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Project Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1216 906 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.60% 95.87% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 958 688 715
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

Project Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Basildon +16 21 £62,500 - 4
Brentwood -8 13 £55,000 -33.33% 1
Chelmsford -8 6 £52,500 -16.00% 3
Southend-on-Sea - 5 - -
Colchester +5 2 £35,000 -33.33%
Witham -4 1 £35,000 -46.15%
Chigwell - 1 £42,500 -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 162 (77.14%) Project Management
2 117 (55.71%) Finance
3 99 (47.14%) PRINCE2
4 37 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 27 (12.86%) Banking
7 26 (12.38%) PMP
8 25 (11.90%) Programme Management
9 24 (11.43%) Manufacturing
9 24 (11.43%) Degree
9 24 (11.43%) PMI Certification
10 23 (10.95%) Telecoms
11 21 (10.00%) Asset Management
11 21 (10.00%) Business Transformation
12 20 (9.52%) Wealth Management
12 20 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (9.05%) Change Management
13 19 (9.05%) PMI
14 16 (7.62%) PRINCE
15 13 (6.19%) Java
16 12 (5.71%) IBM
17 11 (5.24%) E-Commerce
17 11 (5.24%) MS Project
17 11 (5.24%) .NET
18 10 (4.76%) Migration
18 10 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 10 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (4.76%) Budget Control
19 9 (4.29%) Security Cleared
19 9 (4.29%) Mentoring

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.95%) CMS
2 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (5.24%) MS Project
2 9 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.29%) MS Office
3 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) SaaS
1 2 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.90%) Wireless
2 3 (1.43%) VoIP
3 2 (0.95%) WAN
3 2 (0.95%) LAN
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.48%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.48%) HTTP
4 1 (0.48%) VPN
4 1 (0.48%) ATM
4 1 (0.48%) Broadband
4 1 (0.48%) Firewall
4 1 (0.48%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 117 (55.71%) Finance
2 27 (12.86%) Banking
3 24 (11.43%) Manufacturing
4 23 (10.95%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.33%) Automotive
6 6 (2.86%) Law
6 6 (2.86%) Legal
7 3 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.95%) Electronics
8 2 (0.95%) Publishing
8 2 (0.95%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.95%) Retail
8 2 (0.95%) Marketing
9 1 (0.48%) French Language
9 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.24%) .NET
2 1 (0.48%) HTML
2 1 (0.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.05%) PMI
2 8 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.43%) Smartphone
5 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.95%) IVR
5 2 (0.95%) Physics
6 1 (0.48%) User Experience
6 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.48%) Handset
6 1 (0.48%) VLE
6 1 (0.48%) LIMS
6 1 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.86%) Windows
2 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.95%) Linux
3 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (77.14%) Project Management
2 99 (47.14%) PRINCE2
3 37 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (11.90%) Programme Management
5 21 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 21 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 20 (9.52%) Wealth Management
6 20 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (9.05%) Change Management
8 16 (7.62%) PRINCE
9 11 (5.24%) E-Commerce
10 10 (4.76%) Migration
10 10 (4.76%) Budget Control
11 9 (4.29%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.29%) Project Planning
12 8 (3.81%) Risk Management
12 8 (3.81%) Workflow
13 7 (3.33%) ITIL
14 5 (2.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.19%) Java
2 6 (2.86%) SQL
3 4 (1.90%) C
4 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 26 (12.38%) PMP
3 24 (11.43%) Degree
3 24 (11.43%) PMI Certification
4 10 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (4.29%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) APMP
7 1 (0.48%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.29%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) SLA
3 3 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (5.71%) IBM
2 7 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.38%) Cisco
3 5 (2.38%) SunGard
3 5 (2.38%) Citrix
4 4 (1.90%) Siebel
4 4 (1.90%) SAP
5 3 (1.43%) VMware
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle
7 1 (0.48%) Juniper
7 1 (0.48%) CheckPoint
Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus,Gym,Parking Space and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on experience & competitiv
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 18 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 18 days ago
Chelmsford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago