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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 34 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 81 44 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.61% 3.68% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.91% 3.82% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 68 30 18
Average salary £51,750 £48,750 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +7.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,950 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,750 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 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
1024 1153 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.15% 96.40% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1022 642
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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
(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
Dover - 9 £52,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +29 7 £60,000 +4.34%
Maidstone +10 6 £47,500 +3.26% 3
West Malling +1 2 £41,875 -15.82%
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 110 (69.18%) Project Management
2 108 (67.92%) PRINCE2
3 66 (41.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (26.42%) Finance
5 41 (25.79%) Matrix Management
6 34 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (20.75%) Risk Management
8 27 (16.98%) ITIL
8 27 (16.98%) E-Commerce
9 23 (14.47%) Marketing
10 22 (13.84%) Supplier Management
10 22 (13.84%) MS Project
11 19 (11.95%) MS Excel
11 19 (11.95%) CRM
12 16 (10.06%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (9.43%) SharePoint
13 15 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 13 (8.18%) Microsoft
14 13 (8.18%) Change Management
15 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 11 (6.92%) Business Analysis
16 11 (6.92%) Degree
17 9 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
17 9 (5.66%) Advertising
17 9 (5.66%) DSDM
18 8 (5.03%) Customer Insight
18 8 (5.03%) User Experience
18 8 (5.03%) Management Information System
18 8 (5.03%) Migration
18 8 (5.03%) Scrum

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 15 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.26%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (13.84%) MS Project
2 19 (11.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.14%) LAN
1 5 (3.14%) WAN
2 4 (2.52%) SAN
3 2 (1.26%) Firewall
4 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.06%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 42 (26.42%) Finance
2 23 (14.47%) Marketing
3 9 (5.66%) Advertising
4 8 (5.03%) Banking
5 6 (3.77%) Retail
5 6 (3.77%) Publishing
5 6 (3.77%) Legal
6 2 (1.26%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.77%) .NET
2 3 (1.89%) EDI
3 1 (0.63%) HTML
3 1 (0.63%) CSS
3 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.03%) Management Information System
1 8 (5.03%) User Experience
2 6 (3.77%) New Media
2 6 (3.77%) Social Media
3 5 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.52%) PMI
5 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.26%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) CCTV
7 1 (0.63%) Informatics
7 1 (0.63%) Blog
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) DTV
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.89%) UNIX
1 3 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (69.18%) Project Management
2 108 (67.92%) PRINCE2
3 66 (41.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (25.79%) Matrix Management
5 34 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (20.75%) Risk Management
7 27 (16.98%) ITIL
7 27 (16.98%) E-Commerce
8 22 (13.84%) Supplier Management
9 19 (11.95%) CRM
10 13 (8.18%) Change Management
11 11 (6.92%) Business Analysis
12 9 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (5.66%) DSDM
13 8 (5.03%) Scrum
13 8 (5.03%) Migration
13 8 (5.03%) Customer Insight
14 7 (4.40%) Waterfall
14 7 (4.40%) Service Management
15 6 (3.77%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.26%) C
2 1 (0.63%) C#
2 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.63%) SQL
2 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.63%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 15 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (6.92%) Degree
4 4 (2.52%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.26%) PMP
5 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (8.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.40%) VMware
3 5 (3.14%) Cisco
4 3 (1.89%) Open Text
4 3 (1.89%) hybris
5 2 (1.26%) Aruba
5 2 (1.26%) EMC
5 2 (1.26%) Juniper
5 2 (1.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle
6 1 (0.63%) SAP
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