The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 173 177 200
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 57 71 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 1.15% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.19% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 52 58 50
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,950 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
IT Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5395 5950 6657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.22% 96.45% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4591 4774 5343
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in the North West

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 28 £42,500 -3.40% 1
Lancashire -1 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Cheshire +3 7 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Cumbria +6 6 £52,500 -
Merseyside +9 2 £49,000 -6.66% 2
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 88 (68.22%) Project Management
2 85 (65.89%) PRINCE2
3 55 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (24.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 31 (24.03%) Finance
6 27 (20.93%) Software Delivery
7 24 (18.60%) Waterfall
8 21 (16.28%) Change Control
8 21 (16.28%) SDLC
9 20 (15.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 20 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (13.18%) Business Analysis
11 16 (12.40%) Project Planning
12 15 (11.63%) Change Management
13 14 (10.85%) Scrum
13 14 (10.85%) Degree
14 12 (9.30%) Project Governance
15 10 (7.75%) Risk Management
15 10 (7.75%) Analytics
15 10 (7.75%) Data Centre
16 9 (6.98%) Process Improvement
16 9 (6.98%) iPad
16 9 (6.98%) Service Management
16 9 (6.98%) ITIL
16 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
16 9 (6.98%) Retail
16 9 (6.98%) Security Cleared
17 8 (6.20%) Capita
17 8 (6.20%) Document Management
17 8 (6.20%) Banking

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
1 7 (5.43%) MS Project
2 3 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.78%) SAP HCM
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.78%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) Intranet
2 7 (5.43%) VoIP
3 2 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.55%) Firewall
3 2 (1.55%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.55%) MPLS
4 1 (0.78%) LAN
4 1 (0.78%) WAN
4 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.33%) Big Data
2 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.78%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 31 (24.03%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Retail
3 8 (6.20%) Banking
4 5 (3.88%) Marketing
5 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.33%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.33%) Law
6 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Billing
8 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.98%) iPad
3 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.10%) FMCG
5 3 (2.33%) Life Science
6 2 (1.55%) PMI
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) NHS
7 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.88%) Windows
1 5 (3.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.78%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (68.22%) Project Management
2 85 (65.89%) PRINCE2
3 55 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (20.93%) Software Delivery
5 24 (18.60%) Waterfall
6 21 (16.28%) Change Control
6 21 (16.28%) SDLC
7 20 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (13.18%) Business Analysis
9 16 (12.40%) Project Planning
10 15 (11.63%) Change Management
11 14 (10.85%) Scrum
12 12 (9.30%) Project Governance
13 10 (7.75%) Analytics
13 10 (7.75%) Risk Management
14 9 (6.98%) ITIL
14 9 (6.98%) Process Improvement
14 9 (6.98%) Service Management
15 8 (6.20%) Document Management
16 5 (3.88%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 32 (24.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (15.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 14 (10.85%) Degree
4 9 (6.98%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.20%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.88%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.10%) PMP
8 3 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.55%) APMP
10 1 (0.78%) HND
10 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (6.20%) Capita
2 3 (2.33%) Cisco
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.33%) SAP
3 2 (1.55%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.55%) GFI Software
3 2 (1.55%) Juniper
3 2 (1.55%) Twitter
3 2 (1.55%) VMware
4 1 (0.78%) Citrix
4 1 (0.78%) Guidewire
4 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.78%) NGA Human Resources
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle
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