The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 92 87 103
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 8 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 1.44% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.49% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 7
Average salary £45,000 £43,359 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.78% -13.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £75,000 £59,220
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
IT 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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1063 1006 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.99% 96.73% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 940 912 944
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in Kent

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Dartford - 4 £45,000 -
Canterbury - 2 £40,000 -
Maidstone +7 1 £50,000 +15.31%
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) SAN
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Release Management
4 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (33.33%) Google
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (6.67%) PMP
8 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) Release Management
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Google