The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 22 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 15 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 8.62% 5.83% 12.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.49% 7.41% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 9
Average salary £37,500 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £33,182 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Project Management
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 81 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 90.80% 78.64% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 140 73 54
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Project Management
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Preston region.

Project Management Salary Trend in Preston

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Preston region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Preston

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Preston region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
2 7 (30.43%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 5 (21.74%) Juniper
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) RIP
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) MPLS
3 5 (21.74%) OSPF
3 5 (21.74%) BGP
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (21.74%) CCNA
3 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) People Management
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
5 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Coaching
5 3 (13.04%) Splunk
5 3 (13.04%) ArcSight
5 3 (13.04%) MS Project
5 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Preston region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Project
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) WAN
1 5 (21.74%) RIP
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
1 5 (21.74%) MPLS
1 5 (21.74%) OSPF
1 5 (21.74%) BGP
2 2 (8.70%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Support
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Web Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Web Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Communications Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) PMI
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) FMCG
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
2 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.35%) Physics
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
1 7 (30.43%) Change Management
2 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (17.39%) People Management
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
3 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.04%) Coaching
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
3 3 (13.04%) Service Management
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (21.74%) CCNA
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) CISSP
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
4 2 (8.70%) JNCIA
4 2 (8.70%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco
1 5 (21.74%) Juniper
2 3 (13.04%) Splunk
2 3 (13.04%) ArcSight
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com