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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 28 27 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 89 93 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.31% 6.66% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.70% 6.91% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 70 77 37
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £41,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
1156 1345 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.91% 96.28% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1125 845
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Basildon -2 17 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Chelmsford +1 10 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Colchester -15 10 £38,750 -35.41% 1
Brentwood -4 8 £50,000 - 2
Harlow +4 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 114 (64.04%) Project Management
2 68 (38.20%) Finance
3 61 (34.27%) PRINCE2
4 46 (25.84%) Degree
5 23 (12.92%) Cisco
6 21 (11.80%) PMP
7 20 (11.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 19 (10.67%) VMware
9 18 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (8.99%) Business Analysis
10 16 (8.99%) Logistics
11 15 (8.43%) Security Cleared
12 14 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (7.87%) Project Planning
12 14 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (7.30%) Telecoms
13 13 (7.30%) Banking
13 13 (7.30%) Data Analysis
13 13 (7.30%) Business Transformation
14 12 (6.74%) Wealth Management
14 12 (6.74%) SC Cleared
14 12 (6.74%) Asset Management
14 12 (6.74%) Risk Management
14 12 (6.74%) Programme Management
14 12 (6.74%) Change Management
14 12 (6.74%) ITIL
14 12 (6.74%) C
15 11 (6.18%) Oracle
15 11 (6.18%) Windows
15 11 (6.18%) Microsoft

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.12%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (5.06%) MS Project
2 7 (3.93%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.81%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.81%) MS Office
4 3 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.12%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) Office 365
2 2 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.18%) Wireless
2 10 (5.62%) Firewall
2 10 (5.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (5.06%) VPN
4 8 (4.49%) SSL
5 7 (3.93%) VoIP
6 6 (3.37%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 6 (3.37%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.56%) Intranet
7 1 (0.56%) DMZ
7 1 (0.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.56%) MS Access
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 68 (38.20%) Finance
2 13 (7.30%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.30%) Banking
3 11 (6.18%) Automotive
4 10 (5.62%) Electronics
5 9 (5.06%) Manufacturing
5 9 (5.06%) Marketing
6 7 (3.93%) Retail
6 7 (3.93%) Law
7 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.56%) Games
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.12%) HTML
1 2 (1.12%) CSS
2 1 (0.56%) .NET
2 1 (0.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.49%) PMI
2 7 (3.93%) Smartphone
2 7 (3.93%) IVR
2 7 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (3.37%) Physics
4 5 (2.81%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) LIMS
7 1 (0.56%) Informatics
7 1 (0.56%) Handset
7 1 (0.56%) PACS
7 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.56%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.56%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.18%) Windows
2 10 (5.62%) Linux
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (64.04%) Project Management
2 61 (34.27%) PRINCE2
3 16 (8.99%) Business Analysis
3 16 (8.99%) Logistics
4 14 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (7.87%) Project Planning
4 14 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (7.30%) Data Analysis
5 13 (7.30%) Business Transformation
6 12 (6.74%) Wealth Management
6 12 (6.74%) Asset Management
6 12 (6.74%) Risk Management
6 12 (6.74%) Programme Management
6 12 (6.74%) Change Management
6 12 (6.74%) ITIL
7 10 (5.62%) Change Control
8 8 (4.49%) CRM
9 7 (3.93%) ERP
9 7 (3.93%) Service Delivery
9 7 (3.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.74%) C
2 8 (4.49%) SQL
3 3 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 46 (25.84%) Degree
2 21 (11.80%) PMP
3 20 (11.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 15 (8.43%) Security Cleared
5 12 (6.74%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.62%) CCNA
6 10 (5.62%) PMI Certification
6 10 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.93%) ISEB
8 6 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.56%) HNC
10 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 23 (12.92%) Cisco
2 19 (10.67%) VMware
3 11 (6.18%) Oracle
3 11 (6.18%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.62%) IBM
4 10 (5.62%) Juniper
4 10 (5.62%) CheckPoint
5 9 (5.06%) SAP
6 7 (3.93%) Siebel
7 6 (3.37%) Intel
8 1 (0.56%) Ariba
8 1 (0.56%) Cognos
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