The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 97 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing PMP 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.092% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.61% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -
PMP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
274 330 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.21% 32.71% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 240 292 290
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PMP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

PMP Salary Trend in Kent

PMP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing PMP also 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 that cited PMP.

1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) COBIT
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Process Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Cash Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing PMP also 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 that cited PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Manager
1 2 (66.67%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Process Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow