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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 24 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 93 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.33% 4.86% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.64% 4.99% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 76 34 22
Average salary £52,500 £46,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.29% -6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £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
965 1042 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.79% 97.29% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 794 902 666
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 22 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 22 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
(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 +32 11 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Dartford 0 8 £50,000 +19.04%
Maidstone -1 5 £33,500 -26.77% 3
Dover -4 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
West Malling +3 2 £41,875 -6.94% 2
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 109 (68.13%) PRINCE2
2 106 (66.25%) Project Management
3 69 (43.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (26.88%) Finance
5 40 (25.00%) Matrix Management
6 39 (24.38%) Risk Management
7 29 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (17.50%) ITIL
9 26 (16.25%) Supplier Management
10 25 (15.63%) Marketing
10 25 (15.63%) MS Project
11 22 (13.75%) MS Excel
11 22 (13.75%) E-Commerce
12 21 (13.13%) CRM
13 19 (11.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 16 (10.00%) SharePoint
14 16 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (9.38%) Change Management
16 12 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 11 (6.88%) Degree
18 10 (6.25%) Migration
18 10 (6.25%) VMware
19 9 (5.63%) DSDM
19 9 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
20 8 (5.00%) Waterfall
20 8 (5.00%) Customer Insight
20 8 (5.00%) User Experience
20 8 (5.00%) Service Management
20 8 (5.00%) Business Analysis
21 7 (4.38%) Banking

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 16 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (15.63%) MS Project
2 22 (13.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.25%) MS Office
3 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) LAN
1 6 (3.75%) WAN
2 4 (2.50%) SAN
3 2 (1.25%) Firewall
4 1 (0.63%) MPLS
4 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
General
1 43 (26.88%) Finance
2 25 (15.63%) Marketing
3 7 (4.38%) Banking
4 6 (3.75%) Advertising
5 2 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.25%) Retail
5 2 (1.25%) Legal
5 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.50%) EDI
2 2 (1.25%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) HTML
3 1 (0.63%) CSS
3 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.00%) User Experience
2 6 (3.75%) Social Media
2 6 (3.75%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.50%) PMI
4 3 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.25%) NHS
5 2 (1.25%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) PDA
6 1 (0.63%) CCTV
6 1 (0.63%) DTV
6 1 (0.63%) Blog
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.63%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.13%) Windows
2 3 (1.88%) UNIX
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (68.13%) PRINCE2
2 106 (66.25%) Project Management
3 69 (43.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 39 (24.38%) Risk Management
6 29 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (17.50%) ITIL
8 26 (16.25%) Supplier Management
9 22 (13.75%) E-Commerce
10 21 (13.13%) CRM
11 15 (9.38%) Change Management
12 10 (6.25%) Migration
13 9 (5.63%) DSDM
13 9 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (5.00%) Waterfall
14 8 (5.00%) Customer Insight
14 8 (5.00%) Service Management
14 8 (5.00%) Business Analysis
15 7 (4.38%) Line Management
16 6 (3.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.25%) C
2 1 (0.63%) Lingo
2 1 (0.63%) C#
2 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.63%) SQL
2 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (11.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (6.88%) Degree
4 4 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.25%) PMP
7 1 (0.63%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.25%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) TickIT
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (6.25%) VMware
2 7 (4.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.13%) Cisco
4 4 (2.50%) hybris
5 3 (1.88%) Open Text
6 2 (1.25%) Aruba
6 2 (1.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.25%) Juniper
6 2 (1.25%) EMC
6 2 (1.25%) Citrix
7 1 (0.63%) Capita
7 1 (0.63%) Avaya
7 1 (0.63%) Symantec
7 1 (0.63%) HP
7 1 (0.63%) Dell
7 1 (0.63%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Resource Management
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PAW Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £73,000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance +Exceptional
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidstone
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus+ Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £37500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago