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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 22 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 6 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 5.77% 4.08% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.52% 5.08% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 9
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
92 118 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 88.46% 80.27% 84.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 76 103
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,961 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Veeam
3 5 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
3 5 (33.33%) NetApp
3 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) VBA
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Agresso
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.67%) WFM
7 1 (6.67%) Change Control
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) Validation
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) APMP
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) HP
1 5 (33.33%) EMC
1 5 (33.33%) NetApp
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
1 5 (33.33%) Veeam
1 5 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com