The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 224 223 241
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 37 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.33% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 12
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,250 £54,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
7015 6440 7045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.93% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5787 5544 6021
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 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
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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
Merseyside +14 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Manchester +3 12 £50,000 +20.48% 5
Cheshire -7 9 £53,000 +24.70% 1
Lancashire - 2 £46,250 - 1
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 55 (63.95%) PRINCE2
2 44 (51.16%) Project Management
3 24 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (18.60%) Degree
4 16 (18.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
6 13 (15.12%) Finance
7 12 (13.95%) PMI Certification
7 12 (13.95%) ITIL
7 12 (13.95%) Retail
8 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
9 10 (11.63%) ERP
9 10 (11.63%) Windows
9 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (10.47%) CRM
10 9 (10.47%) Change Management
11 8 (9.30%) SharePoint
11 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
11 8 (9.30%) .NET
11 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
12 7 (8.14%) Oracle
12 7 (8.14%) SAP
12 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (8.14%) PMP
13 6 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (6.98%) IBM
13 6 (6.98%) CAFM
13 6 (6.98%) Project Planning
13 6 (6.98%) FMCG

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Project
3 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.65%) Magento
3 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.16%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Internet
2 2 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.16%) Wireless
3 1 (1.16%) VLAN
3 1 (1.16%) LAN
3 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) MySQL
2 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
General
1 13 (15.12%) Finance
2 12 (13.95%) Retail
3 5 (5.81%) Law
3 5 (5.81%) Legal
3 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.81%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Back Office
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) .NET
2 4 (4.65%) CSS
2 4 (4.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) FMCG
3 5 (5.81%) PMI
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.49%) Economics
6 2 (2.33%) EPoS
6 2 (2.33%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.16%) NHS
7 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.63%) Windows
2 4 (4.65%) Linux
3 3 (3.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.95%) PRINCE2
2 44 (51.16%) Project Management
3 24 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
5 12 (13.95%) ITIL
6 10 (11.63%) ERP
6 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.47%) CRM
7 9 (10.47%) Change Management
8 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.98%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.98%) CAFM
10 5 (5.81%) Time Management
10 5 (5.81%) Logistics
10 5 (5.81%) Information Security
10 5 (5.81%) Data Privacy
11 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (3.49%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.49%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.65%) Java
1 4 (4.65%) PHP
2 2 (2.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
1 16 (18.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (13.95%) PMI Certification
3 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (8.14%) PMP
4 3 (3.49%) ISEB
5 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) APMP
6 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
1 1 (1.16%) HL7
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) SAP
3 6 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (3.49%) Remedy
5 1 (1.16%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco
5 1 (1.16%) HP
5 1 (1.16%) Avaya
5 1 (1.16%) CA
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