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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 26 36 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 89 54 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.86% 5.03% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.20% 5.17% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 72 36 22
Average salary £52,500 £45,875 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £54,750
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
967 1044 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.22% 97.21% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 802 928 653
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 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 2 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
Tunbridge Wells +37 10 £58,750 -
Dartford 0 7 £50,000 +19.04%
Dover -3 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Maidstone -4 5 £50,000 +9.28% 3
West Malling 0 2 £41,875 -6.94%
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 105 (67.31%) PRINCE2
2 104 (66.67%) Project Management
3 68 (43.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (27.56%) Finance
5 41 (26.28%) Matrix Management
6 40 (25.64%) Risk Management
7 27 (17.31%) ITIL
7 27 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (16.67%) Supplier Management
9 25 (16.03%) MS Project
10 23 (14.74%) E-Commerce
10 23 (14.74%) Marketing
11 22 (14.10%) MS Excel
12 20 (12.82%) CRM
13 17 (10.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 16 (10.26%) Change Management
14 16 (10.26%) SharePoint
14 16 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (6.41%) VMware
16 10 (6.41%) Migration
17 9 (5.77%) Degree
17 9 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
17 9 (5.77%) DSDM
18 8 (5.13%) Customer Insight
18 8 (5.13%) User Experience
18 8 (5.13%) Microsoft
18 8 (5.13%) Business Analysis
19 7 (4.49%) Banking
19 7 (4.49%) Service Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 16 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (16.03%) MS Project
2 22 (14.10%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) LAN
1 5 (3.21%) WAN
2 4 (2.56%) SAN
3 2 (1.28%) Firewall
4 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 43 (27.56%) Finance
2 23 (14.74%) Marketing
3 7 (4.49%) Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Advertising
5 3 (1.92%) Retail
5 3 (1.92%) Legal
6 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.28%) Publishing
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Electronics
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.56%) EDI
2 2 (1.28%) .NET
3 1 (0.64%) CSS
3 1 (0.64%) XML
3 1 (0.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.13%) User Experience
2 7 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.85%) Social Media
4 4 (2.56%) PMI
4 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.28%) New Media
5 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.28%) NHS
5 2 (1.28%) Replication
6 1 (0.64%) PDA
6 1 (0.64%) CCTV
6 1 (0.64%) Blog
6 1 (0.64%) DTV
6 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.56%) Windows
2 3 (1.92%) UNIX
3 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (67.31%) PRINCE2
2 104 (66.67%) Project Management
3 68 (43.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (26.28%) Matrix Management
5 40 (25.64%) Risk Management
6 27 (17.31%) ITIL
6 27 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (16.67%) Supplier Management
8 23 (14.74%) E-Commerce
9 20 (12.82%) CRM
10 16 (10.26%) Change Management
11 10 (6.41%) Migration
12 9 (5.77%) DSDM
12 9 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (5.13%) Customer Insight
13 8 (5.13%) Business Analysis
14 7 (4.49%) Service Management
14 7 (4.49%) Waterfall
15 6 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (3.85%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.28%) C
2 1 (0.64%) C#
2 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.64%) SQL
2 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.64%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 17 (10.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (5.77%) Degree
4 4 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.28%) PMP
5 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (6.41%) VMware
2 8 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.21%) Cisco
4 4 (2.56%) hybris
5 3 (1.92%) Open Text
6 2 (1.28%) Aruba
6 2 (1.28%) EMC
6 2 (1.28%) Juniper
6 2 (1.28%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle
7 1 (0.64%) SAP
7 1 (0.64%) Citrix
7 1 (0.64%) Avaya
7 1 (0.64%) Capita
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