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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 187 218 229
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +11
Permanent jobs citing PMP 42 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.75% 0.51% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.80% 1.99% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 22
Average salary £43,500 £57,500 £44,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.34% +27.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £35,000 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,662 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +6.28%
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
1501 1813 1646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.78% 25.73% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 1494 1340
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,662 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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
Manchester +11 21 £50,000 +7.52% 5
Merseyside - 9 £36,250 -
Cheshire +23 5 £55,662 -11.64%
Lancashire - 4 £33,000 - 2
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 90 (98.90%) PMI Certification
2 79 (86.81%) PRINCE2
3 52 (57.14%) Project Management
4 44 (48.35%) Finance
5 37 (40.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 31 (34.07%) ITIL
7 30 (32.97%) Degree
8 23 (25.27%) Resource Management
9 19 (20.88%) Portfolio Management
10 16 (17.58%) Life Science
10 16 (17.58%) Manufacturing
11 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (14.29%) MS Project
13 12 (13.19%) Programme Management
13 12 (13.19%) Risk Management
13 12 (13.19%) Business Transformation
14 11 (12.09%) P3O
14 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
15 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
15 10 (10.99%) Line Management
16 9 (9.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 9 (9.89%) Project Planning
16 9 (9.89%) User Experience
16 9 (9.89%) Legal
17 8 (8.79%) MS Office
17 8 (8.79%) Internet
17 8 (8.79%) SDLC

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Project
2 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
3 8 (8.79%) MS Office
4 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) Internet
2 4 (4.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) Big Data
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (48.35%) Finance
2 16 (17.58%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.89%) Legal
4 3 (3.30%) Law
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 16 (17.58%) Analyst
3 15 (16.48%) Infrastructure Manager
3 15 (16.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 12 (13.19%) Project Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) PMO Manager
6 7 (7.69%) Software Manager
6 7 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Programme Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) Architect
8 4 (4.40%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.40%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Mainframe Project Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Project Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) Project Leader
8 4 (4.40%) Project Officer
8 4 (4.40%) Project Support Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) Project Support Officer
8 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) Middleware
1 4 (4.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Life Science
2 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.89%) User Experience
4 8 (8.79%) Driving Licence
5 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.40%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.30%) PMI
8 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.30%) Windows
1 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (86.81%) PRINCE2
2 52 (57.14%) Project Management
3 31 (34.07%) ITIL
4 23 (25.27%) Resource Management
5 19 (20.88%) Portfolio Management
6 14 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (13.19%) Business Transformation
8 12 (13.19%) Programme Management
8 12 (13.19%) Risk Management
9 10 (10.99%) Line Management
10 9 (9.89%) Project Planning
11 8 (8.79%) SDLC
11 8 (8.79%) Supplier Management
12 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.69%) Waterfall
13 6 (6.59%) People Management
14 5 (5.49%) Project Governance
14 5 (5.49%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 90 (98.90%) PMI Certification
2 37 (40.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 30 (32.97%) Degree
4 9 (9.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (5.49%) APMG
6 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.10%) CAPM
7 1 (1.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) P3O
2 6 (6.59%) FATCA
2 6 (6.59%) Solvency II
3 3 (3.30%) PMBOK
4 2 (2.20%) SLA
5 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.10%) Hyperion
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle
2 1 (1.10%) SAP
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