The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 26 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 85 65 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.35% 5.88% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.60% 6.02% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 69 48 34
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,700 £34,229
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £68,250 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
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
988 1080 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.05% 97.74% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 827 928 694
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,925 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

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 Project Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
Dartford -4 9 £50,000 -3.84% 1
Tunbridge Wells +20 7 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Dover -2 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Maidstone -8 3 £21,000 -51.72% 1
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 101 (66.01%) PRINCE2
2 100 (65.36%) Project Management
3 66 (43.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (26.80%) Risk Management
5 40 (26.14%) Finance
6 39 (25.49%) Matrix Management
7 28 (18.30%) MS Project
8 26 (16.99%) Supplier Management
9 25 (16.34%) Marketing
10 23 (15.03%) MS Excel
10 23 (15.03%) CRM
11 21 (13.73%) E-Commerce
12 20 (13.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 18 (11.76%) SharePoint
13 18 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (10.46%) ITIL
14 16 (10.46%) Change Management
15 15 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 13 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (7.84%) Migration
18 11 (7.19%) Degree
19 10 (6.54%) Digital Marketing
20 9 (5.88%) Customer Insight
21 7 (4.58%) Data Migration
21 7 (4.58%) Waterfall
21 7 (4.58%) Programme Management
22 6 (3.92%) VMware
22 6 (3.92%) Banking
22 6 (3.92%) Resource Management
22 6 (3.92%) Business Analysis

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 18 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.31%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (18.30%) MS Project
2 23 (15.03%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.31%) MS Office
3 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) SAN
2 3 (1.96%) LAN
2 3 (1.96%) WAN
3 2 (1.31%) Firewall
4 1 (0.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 40 (26.14%) Finance
2 25 (16.34%) Marketing
3 6 (3.92%) Banking
4 3 (1.96%) Advertising
5 2 (1.31%) Retail
5 2 (1.31%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.61%) EDI
2 2 (1.31%) .NET
3 1 (0.65%) CSS
3 1 (0.65%) XML
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.61%) PMI
2 4 (2.61%) NHS
2 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.96%) Social Media
4 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.31%) Replication
5 1 (0.65%) PDA
5 1 (0.65%) CCTV
5 1 (0.65%) Blog
5 1 (0.65%) DTV
5 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.31%) Windows
2 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (66.01%) PRINCE2
2 100 (65.36%) Project Management
3 66 (43.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (26.80%) Risk Management
5 39 (25.49%) Matrix Management
6 26 (16.99%) Supplier Management
7 23 (15.03%) CRM
8 21 (13.73%) E-Commerce
9 16 (10.46%) Change Management
9 16 (10.46%) ITIL
10 13 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (7.84%) Migration
12 10 (6.54%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (5.88%) Customer Insight
14 7 (4.58%) Data Migration
14 7 (4.58%) Waterfall
14 7 (4.58%) Programme Management
15 6 (3.92%) Business Analysis
15 6 (3.92%) DSDM
15 6 (3.92%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.96%) C
2 1 (0.65%) C#
2 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.65%) SQL
2 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.65%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 20 (13.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 15 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (7.19%) Degree
4 5 (3.27%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.61%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.31%) PMP
7 1 (0.65%) ISEB
7 1 (0.65%) APMP
7 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.61%) TickIT
1 4 (2.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (3.92%) VMware
2 5 (3.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.27%) HP
3 4 (2.61%) Dell
3 4 (2.61%) Symantec
3 4 (2.61%) hybris
3 4 (2.61%) Cisco
4 3 (1.96%) Open Text
5 2 (1.31%) Aruba
5 2 (1.31%) EMC
5 2 (1.31%) Citrix
5 2 (1.31%) Juniper
5 2 (1.31%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle
6 1 (0.65%) SAP
6 1 (0.65%) Avaya
6 1 (0.65%) Capita
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Volaris Exec
Salary: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Volaris Exec
Salary: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 6 days ago