The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 223 234 218
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing PMP 22 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.19% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.34% 0.84% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 27
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £60,400
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1642 1676 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.98% 23.12% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1406 1624
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
PMP
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Merseyside +2 8 £46,500 +9.41%
Cheshire -8 6 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Lancashire +3 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Manchester -12 3 £43,750 -32.69% 2
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 48 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 35 (72.92%) PRINCE2
2 35 (72.92%) Project Management
3 23 (47.92%) Finance
4 13 (27.08%) ERP
4 13 (27.08%) PRINCE
5 12 (25.00%) ITIL
5 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (20.83%) Scrum
7 8 (16.67%) Retail
7 8 (16.67%) SAP
7 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.58%) Epicor
8 7 (14.58%) Pegasus
8 7 (14.58%) Sage
8 7 (14.58%) SAP Business One
8 7 (14.58%) Sage 200
8 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.58%) Business Transformation
9 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 6 (12.50%) Back Office
9 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) ISEB
9 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 5 (10.42%) CRM
10 5 (10.42%) Java
10 5 (10.42%) PMI
10 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (10.42%) IBM

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (10.42%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Project
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (14.58%) SAP Business One
2 7 (14.58%) Sage 200
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) DHCP
1 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.17%) DNS
1 2 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Rational Rose
General
1 23 (47.92%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Retail
3 6 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 9 (18.75%) Programme Manager
3 7 (14.58%) ERP Project Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Manager
3 7 (14.58%) ERP Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Programme Manager
5 5 (10.42%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Project Officer
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Project Support Officer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Service Manager
8 1 (2.08%) PMO Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) PMI
1 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (2.08%) EPoS
3 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
1 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) PRINCE2
1 35 (72.92%) Project Management
2 13 (27.08%) ERP
2 13 (27.08%) PRINCE
3 12 (25.00%) ITIL
3 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.83%) Scrum
5 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (14.58%) Business Transformation
7 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) CRM
8 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.42%) Time Management
9 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.25%) Migration
11 2 (4.17%) Release Management
11 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ACCA
3 1 (2.08%) MBA
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
1 1 (2.08%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) SAP
2 7 (14.58%) Epicor
2 7 (14.58%) Pegasus
2 7 (14.58%) Sage
3 5 (10.42%) IBM
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) CA
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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