The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 5 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 17.24% - 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.83% - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £62,500 - £51,250
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 - £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 Home Counties 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
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 48 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 82.76% 100.00% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 40
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

Project Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
4 1 (20.00%) EPoS
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) NPfIT
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 1 (20.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) NPfIT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware