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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 39 24 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 58 80 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.93% 6.80% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.35% 7.11% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42 74 31
Average salary £43,250 £60,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.91% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £75,000
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
1084 1125 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.10% 95.66% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 829 961 903
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -4 15 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Brentwood -4 10 £41,000 -
Chelmsford -10 6 £73,000 +26.95% 1
Colchester -3 3 £40,000 -36.00% 2
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 104 (62.65%) Project Management
2 71 (42.77%) Finance
3 65 (39.16%) PRINCE2
4 38 (22.89%) Degree
5 22 (13.25%) PMP
6 19 (11.45%) Cisco
7 18 (10.84%) Change Management
8 17 (10.24%) MS Project
9 16 (9.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (9.64%) VMware
9 16 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (9.04%) Logistics
11 14 (8.43%) Project Planning
11 14 (8.43%) Programme Management
11 14 (8.43%) PMI Certification
11 14 (8.43%) SDLC
12 13 (7.83%) Business Analysis
13 12 (7.23%) Wealth Management
13 12 (7.23%) PMI
13 12 (7.23%) ITIL
13 12 (7.23%) IBM
14 11 (6.63%) Banking
15 10 (6.02%) Asset Management
15 10 (6.02%) Change Control
16 9 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (5.42%) Marketing
16 9 (5.42%) Microsoft
16 9 (5.42%) CCNA
16 9 (5.42%) ERP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (10.24%) MS Project
2 4 (2.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) SAP Retail
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.82%) Firewall
1 8 (4.82%) Wireless
1 8 (4.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (4.22%) VPN
2 7 (4.22%) SSL
2 7 (4.22%) VoIP
3 6 (3.61%) Ethernet
3 6 (3.61%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (0.60%) Intranet
4 1 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.60%) MS Access
General
1 71 (42.77%) Finance
2 11 (6.63%) Banking
3 9 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.42%) Marketing
4 8 (4.82%) Electronics
4 8 (4.82%) Automotive
4 8 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.22%) Law
6 6 (3.61%) Retail
7 4 (2.41%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.20%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.60%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.60%) HTML
1 1 (0.60%) .NET
1 1 (0.60%) J2EE
1 1 (0.60%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.23%) PMI
2 6 (3.61%) IVR
2 6 (3.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (2.41%) Smartphone
3 4 (2.41%) Physics
3 4 (2.41%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.60%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.60%) Informatics
6 1 (0.60%) PACS
6 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.42%) Windows
1 9 (5.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (62.65%) Project Management
2 65 (39.16%) PRINCE2
3 18 (10.84%) Change Management
4 15 (9.04%) Logistics
5 14 (8.43%) Programme Management
5 14 (8.43%) Project Planning
5 14 (8.43%) SDLC
6 13 (7.83%) Business Analysis
7 12 (7.23%) Wealth Management
7 12 (7.23%) ITIL
8 10 (6.02%) Asset Management
8 10 (6.02%) Change Control
9 9 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.42%) ERP
10 8 (4.82%) Scrum
10 8 (4.82%) Business Transformation
11 7 (4.22%) People Management
11 7 (4.22%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.42%) Java
2 8 (4.82%) C
3 5 (3.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (22.89%) Degree
2 22 (13.25%) PMP
3 16 (9.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (8.43%) PMI Certification
5 9 (5.42%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.42%) CCNA
6 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.82%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.22%) ISEB
8 2 (1.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.60%) HNC
9 1 (0.60%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 19 (11.45%) Cisco
2 16 (9.64%) VMware
3 12 (7.23%) IBM
4 9 (5.42%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.42%) Oracle
5 8 (4.82%) Juniper
5 8 (4.82%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.61%) Intel
7 4 (2.41%) SAP
8 2 (1.20%) Siebel
9 1 (0.60%) Cognos
9 1 (0.60%) Ariba
Basildon, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago