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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 17 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 5 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.10% 14.58% 13.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.25% 17.65% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 10
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -25.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £30,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
69 119 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 84.15% 82.64% 67.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60 110 47
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 £21,700 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 6 March 2015.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Preston

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (40.00%) Change Management
1 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) RIP
3 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Juniper
3 5 (25.00%) MPLS
3 5 (25.00%) OSPF
3 5 (25.00%) BGP
3 5 (25.00%) People Management
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Coaching
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) CISSP
5 3 (15.00%) Service Management
5 3 (15.00%) IIS
5 3 (15.00%) MS Project
5 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
1 5 (25.00%) RIP
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (25.00%) MPLS
1 5 (25.00%) OSPF
1 5 (25.00%) BGP
2 2 (10.00%) Junos
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Support
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Web Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Web Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Head of Development
5 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) PMI
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Physics
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 8 (40.00%) Change Management
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) People Management
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Coaching
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (10.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (10.00%) LPIC
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.00%) VCP4
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
1 5 (25.00%) Juniper
2 3 (15.00%) Splunk
2 3 (15.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) SAP