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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 185 221 238
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 75 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.00% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.36% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 66 24 26
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £37,950 £37,608
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
7099 6628 7427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.62% 95.07% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6090 5648 6527
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Manchester -1 31 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Merseyside +31 21 £52,500 +23.52%
Cheshire +3 15 £52,500 +20.00%
Cumbria - 6 - -
Lancashire - 3 £30,750 -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 84 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 53 (47.32%) Project Management
3 44 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (30.36%) Finance
5 30 (26.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 29 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (17.86%) SAP
8 19 (16.96%) BizTalk Server
8 19 (16.96%) CAFM
9 17 (15.18%) ITIL
10 16 (14.29%) Retail
11 15 (13.39%) Scrum
12 13 (11.61%) E-Commerce
12 13 (11.61%) PMI Certification
12 13 (11.61%) Degree
12 13 (11.61%) People Management
13 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
14 11 (9.82%) MS Project
14 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 11 (9.82%) Security Cleared
15 10 (8.93%) SC Cleared
15 10 (8.93%) Banking
15 10 (8.93%) MS Office
15 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (8.93%) Mentoring
16 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
16 9 (8.04%) Change Management
16 9 (8.04%) Business Analysis
17 8 (7.14%) Matrix Management
17 8 (7.14%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 19 (16.96%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.89%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.82%) MS Project
3 10 (8.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.89%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.79%) Wireless
3 1 (0.89%) LAN
3 1 (0.89%) WAN
3 1 (0.89%) VPN
3 1 (0.89%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (30.36%) Finance
2 16 (14.29%) Retail
3 10 (8.93%) Banking
4 6 (5.36%) Back Office
4 6 (5.36%) Legal
5 5 (4.46%) Law
6 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.79%) Billing
7 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.79%) Automotive
8 1 (0.89%) Electronics
8 1 (0.89%) Advertising
8 1 (0.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) FMCG
3 5 (4.46%) PMI
4 2 (1.79%) EPoS
4 2 (1.79%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) Social Media
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 53 (47.32%) Project Management
3 44 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.96%) CAFM
6 17 (15.18%) ITIL
7 15 (13.39%) Scrum
8 13 (11.61%) E-Commerce
8 13 (11.61%) People Management
9 10 (8.93%) Mentoring
10 9 (8.04%) Change Management
10 9 (8.04%) Business Analysis
11 8 (7.14%) Matrix Management
12 7 (6.25%) CRM
13 6 (5.36%) ERP
13 6 (5.36%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (5.36%) Project Planning
14 5 (4.46%) Waterfall
14 5 (4.46%) Penetration Testing
15 4 (3.57%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.79%) C#
1 2 (1.79%) SQL
2 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (26.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 13 (11.61%) PMI Certification
2 13 (11.61%) Degree
3 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (9.82%) Security Cleared
4 10 (8.93%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.14%) PMP
6 5 (4.46%) ISEB
7 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) SAP
2 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.68%) Remedy
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (0.89%) VMware
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco
5 1 (0.89%) IBM
5 1 (0.89%) Avaya
5 1 (0.89%) CA
5 1 (0.89%) Sage
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