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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 41 24 56
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 53 74 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.23% 6.65% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 6.97% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 34 64 32
Average salary £48,250 £52,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +17.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £69,250 £54,500
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
1141 1062 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 91.06% 95.50% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 869 869 843
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 £22,900 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -3 14 £61,250 +2.08%
Brentwood -3 8 £41,500 -
Chelmsford -21 6 £73,000 +53.68% 2
Colchester -2 3 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 86 (63.24%) Project Management
2 66 (48.53%) Finance
3 52 (38.24%) PRINCE2
4 28 (20.59%) Degree
5 20 (14.71%) PMP
6 19 (13.97%) MS Project
7 15 (11.03%) Cisco
8 14 (10.29%) Change Management
8 14 (10.29%) Programme Management
8 14 (10.29%) SDLC
9 13 (9.56%) Wealth Management
9 13 (9.56%) Project Planning
10 12 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (8.82%) VMware
10 12 (8.82%) Banking
10 12 (8.82%) PMI Certification
10 12 (8.82%) PMI
10 12 (8.82%) IBM
11 11 (8.09%) Logistics
12 10 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (7.35%) Change Control
13 9 (6.62%) Telecoms
13 9 (6.62%) Windows
13 9 (6.62%) Linux
13 9 (6.62%) Java
13 9 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (6.62%) Marketing
14 8 (5.88%) SC Cleared
14 8 (5.88%) Security Cleared
14 8 (5.88%) Asset Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (13.97%) MS Project
2 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.15%) VoIP
2 6 (4.41%) Ethernet
2 6 (4.41%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 4 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.94%) Firewall
3 4 (2.94%) Wireless
4 3 (2.21%) VPN
4 3 (2.21%) SSL
5 1 (0.74%) Intranet
5 1 (0.74%) WAN
5 1 (0.74%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.74%) MS Access
General
1 66 (48.53%) Finance
2 12 (8.82%) Banking
3 9 (6.62%) Marketing
3 9 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.88%) Electronics
4 8 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.41%) Automotive
6 3 (2.21%) Law
6 3 (2.21%) Mandarin Language
6 3 (2.21%) Retail
7 2 (1.47%) Publishing
7 2 (1.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.74%) Games
8 1 (0.74%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) HTML
1 1 (0.74%) .NET
1 1 (0.74%) J2EE
1 1 (0.74%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) PMI
2 6 (4.41%) IVR
2 6 (4.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (2.94%) Smartphone
3 4 (2.94%) Physics
4 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.74%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.74%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.74%) Informatics
5 1 (0.74%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.62%) Windows
1 9 (6.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (63.24%) Project Management
2 52 (38.24%) PRINCE2
3 14 (10.29%) Change Management
3 14 (10.29%) Programme Management
3 14 (10.29%) SDLC
4 13 (9.56%) Project Planning
4 13 (9.56%) Wealth Management
5 11 (8.09%) Logistics
6 10 (7.35%) Change Control
7 9 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.88%) ITIL
8 8 (5.88%) ERP
8 8 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 8 (5.88%) Scrum
8 8 (5.88%) Business Transformation
9 7 (5.15%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.41%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.68%) PRINCE
11 5 (3.68%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.68%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.62%) Java
2 8 (5.88%) C
3 7 (5.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (20.59%) Degree
2 20 (14.71%) PMP
3 12 (8.82%) PMI Certification
4 10 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.68%) CCNA
7 3 (2.21%) ISEB
8 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.74%) HNC
9 1 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 15 (11.03%) Cisco
2 12 (8.82%) IBM
2 12 (8.82%) VMware
3 7 (5.15%) Oracle
3 7 (5.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.41%) Intel
5 4 (2.94%) Juniper
5 4 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.74%) Cognos
6 1 (0.74%) Ariba
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