The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 106 133 113
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Permanent jobs citing PMP 34 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.35% 0.089% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% 0.23% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 12
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £60,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £79,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
PMP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1038 857 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.26% 38.07% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 653 648 631
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PMP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PMP Salary Trend in Reading

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 58 (98.31%) PMI Certification
2 56 (94.92%) Project Management
3 40 (67.80%) Telecoms
4 35 (59.32%) Finance
5 29 (49.15%) PRINCE2
6 26 (44.07%) Migration
7 24 (40.68%) Risk Management
8 21 (35.59%) Degree
9 16 (27.12%) CRM
10 11 (18.64%) Change Management
10 11 (18.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 10 (16.95%) Programme Management
11 10 (16.95%) Billing
11 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.25%) MS Visio
12 9 (15.25%) MS Office
12 9 (15.25%) Legal
12 9 (15.25%) Wireless
12 9 (15.25%) Time Management
12 9 (15.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (15.25%) Radio Access Network
13 8 (13.56%) ISO 14001
14 7 (11.86%) Process Management
14 7 (11.86%) Six Sigma
15 6 (10.17%) Huawei
16 5 (8.47%) Benchmarking
16 5 (8.47%) Service Management
16 5 (8.47%) ITIL
16 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
16 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Office
1 9 (15.25%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Project
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Wireless
1 9 (15.25%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
3 2 (3.39%) DWDM
4 1 (1.69%) DSL
4 1 (1.69%) SMPP
4 1 (1.69%) CDMA
4 1 (1.69%) GSM
4 1 (1.69%) SDH
4 1 (1.69%) HTTP
4 1 (1.69%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (1.69%) XCAP
General
1 40 (67.80%) Telecoms
2 35 (59.32%) Finance
3 10 (16.95%) Billing
4 9 (15.25%) Legal
5 2 (3.39%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (77.97%) Project Manager
2 19 (32.20%) Senior Manager
2 19 (32.20%) Senior Project Manager
3 8 (13.56%) Programme Director
4 3 (5.08%) Project Director
4 3 (5.08%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (5.08%) Technical Manager
5 2 (3.39%) Quality Manager
5 2 (3.39%) QA Manager
5 2 (3.39%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (1.69%) Business Improvement Manager
6 1 (1.69%) Business Manager
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (1.69%) BSS Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) Online Gambling
2 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.69%) PMI
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Android
1 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (94.92%) Project Management
2 29 (49.15%) PRINCE2
3 26 (44.07%) Migration
4 24 (40.68%) Risk Management
5 16 (27.12%) CRM
6 11 (18.64%) Change Management
7 10 (16.95%) Programme Management
8 9 (15.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (15.25%) Time Management
9 7 (11.86%) Process Management
9 7 (11.86%) Six Sigma
10 5 (8.47%) Benchmarking
10 5 (8.47%) Service Management
10 5 (8.47%) ITIL
10 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.78%) Scrum
11 4 (6.78%) Supplier Management
12 3 (5.08%) Content Management
12 3 (5.08%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 58 (98.31%) PMI Certification
2 21 (35.59%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.56%) ISO 14001
3 4 (6.78%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.39%) QA
5 1 (1.69%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Huawei