The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 226 214 212
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing PMP 39 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.37% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 1.61% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 31
Average salary £67,500 £49,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.75% -1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
PMP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1821 1549 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.21% 23.15% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1487 1316 1571
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 £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PMP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PMP Salary Trend in the North West

PMP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMP across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

PMP Salary Histogram in the North West

PMP
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 PMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Cheshire +1 23 £70,000 +55.55%
Manchester -7 12 £52,500 +7.14% 3
Merseyside +11 3 £70,000 +21.73%
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 57 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 43 (75.44%) PRINCE2
3 38 (66.67%) Project Management
4 30 (52.63%) Finance
5 21 (36.84%) PRINCE
6 17 (29.82%) ITIL
7 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (19.30%) Service Management
9 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
9 11 (19.30%) Supplier Management
9 11 (19.30%) Release Management
10 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
10 9 (15.79%) Change Management
10 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 8 (14.04%) ERP
11 8 (14.04%) Retail
11 8 (14.04%) Product Management
11 8 (14.04%) Project Planning
12 7 (12.28%) Degree
12 7 (12.28%) Time Management
12 7 (12.28%) Dynamics NAV
13 6 (10.53%) Back Office
13 6 (10.53%) Scrum
13 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
13 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
14 5 (8.77%) WebSphere
14 5 (8.77%) Penetration Testing
14 5 (8.77%) IBM
14 5 (8.77%) Microsoft

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.77%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Project
3 2 (3.51%) MS Office
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.51%) Sage 200
2 2 (3.51%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) IP Telephony
2 2 (3.51%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 30 (52.63%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Retail
3 6 (10.53%) Back Office
4 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.51%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Project Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Senior Manager
3 12 (21.05%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (12.28%) Service Manager
6 6 (10.53%) Programme Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Service Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Senior IT Programme Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Programme Manager
7 5 (8.77%) IT Programme Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Junior Project Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Junior
8 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Software Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Development Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.02%) PMI
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.51%) Physics
4 2 (3.51%) Human Factors
5 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) UNIX
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (75.44%) PRINCE2
2 38 (66.67%) Project Management
3 21 (36.84%) PRINCE
4 17 (29.82%) ITIL
5 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (19.30%) Service Management
7 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
7 11 (19.30%) Supplier Management
7 11 (19.30%) Release Management
8 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 9 (15.79%) Change Management
9 8 (14.04%) ERP
9 8 (14.04%) Product Management
9 8 (14.04%) Project Planning
10 7 (12.28%) Time Management
11 6 (10.53%) Scrum
11 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.77%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (12.28%) Degree
3 5 (8.77%) ISEB
4 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) APMP
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) ACCA
5 1 (1.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) P3O
2 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) IBM
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) Epicor
3 2 (3.51%) Pegasus
3 2 (3.51%) Sage
3 2 (3.51%) Siebel
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Juniper
4 1 (1.75%) CA
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £37,250 to £55,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago