The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 42 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 21 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.22% 5.94% 5.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 7.69% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 21
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Project Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
412 390 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.73% 77.23% 71.18%
Number of salaries quoted 330 349 312
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Project Management
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Project Management Salary Trend in Lancashire

Project Management
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Preston -4 6 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Burnley - 6 £40,000 -
Blackburn - 2 £45,000 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 22 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.64%) .NET
4 12 (21.82%) SQL
4 12 (21.82%) Finance
5 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 11 (20.00%) Citrix
6 10 (18.18%) PRINCE
6 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 10 (18.18%) VMware
7 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
7 9 (16.36%) SAN
8 8 (14.55%) Sage
8 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (14.55%) Cisco
8 8 (14.55%) Windows
8 8 (14.55%) ITIL
8 8 (14.55%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (14.55%) PHP
8 8 (14.55%) Firewall
8 8 (14.55%) Retail
9 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (12.73%) C#
9 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
9 7 (12.73%) CCNA
9 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (12.73%) iPhone
10 6 (10.91%) Sage 50
10 6 (10.91%) Uniface

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.27%) CMS
4 3 (5.45%) Drupal
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.64%) Lync
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Sage 50
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) SAN
2 8 (14.55%) Firewall
3 6 (10.91%) LAN
3 6 (10.91%) WAN
4 3 (5.45%) VPN
5 2 (3.64%) NAS
5 2 (3.64%) VLAN
5 2 (3.64%) VoIP
6 1 (1.82%) MPLS
6 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.82%) DTS
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Retail
3 6 (10.91%) Back Office
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 14 (25.45%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 5 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
6 5 (9.09%) IT Support
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Systems Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Communications Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Implementation Specialist
9 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) .NET
2 6 (10.91%) Web Services
2 6 (10.91%) XML
3 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) Ajax
4 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) iPhone
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) E-Learning
3 3 (5.45%) Graphic Design
3 3 (5.45%) Social Media
4 2 (3.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) FMCG
5 1 (1.82%) Physics
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (18.18%) PRINCE
3 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
4 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.55%) ITIL
5 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.09%) Change Management
6 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Change Control
7 4 (7.27%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (7.27%) Web Development
7 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.45%) CRM
8 3 (5.45%) Workflow
8 3 (5.45%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) User Stories
8 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (3.64%) Matrix Management
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) PHP
3 7 (12.73%) C#
4 6 (10.91%) Uniface
4 6 (10.91%) C++
4 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.91%) C
5 2 (3.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) CCNA
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.91%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) CCNP
4 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.64%) MCTS
4 2 (3.64%) MCITP
4 2 (3.64%) MCSE
4 2 (3.64%) MCSA
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) MBA
5 1 (1.82%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.64%) XenApp
1 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Citrix
3 10 (18.18%) VMware
4 8 (14.55%) Sage
4 8 (14.55%) Cisco
5 3 (5.45%) Epicor
6 2 (3.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.82%) Juniper
7 1 (1.82%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) IBM
7 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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