The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 35 39 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 136 112 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.45% 4.91% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 5.23% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 80 82 61
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Project Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2283 2140 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.54% 93.78% 93.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1701 1599
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 160 (59.70%) Project Management
2 133 (49.63%) PRINCE2
3 101 (37.69%) Finance
4 67 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 67 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 67 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 59 (22.01%) PMI Certification
6 54 (20.15%) Risk Management
7 49 (18.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (18.28%) PMP
8 47 (17.54%) Migration
8 47 (17.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 46 (17.16%) ITIL
10 33 (12.31%) Supplier Management
11 31 (11.57%) Microsoft
12 29 (10.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 27 (10.07%) MS Project
14 25 (9.33%) Change Management
14 25 (9.33%) Degree
15 24 (8.96%) Retail
16 23 (8.58%) Project Planning
17 18 (6.72%) Programme Management
17 18 (6.72%) MS Office
17 18 (6.72%) MS Excel
18 16 (5.97%) Oracle
18 16 (5.97%) ERP
19 15 (5.60%) MS Visio
19 15 (5.60%) Scrum
19 15 (5.60%) Data Migration
20 14 (5.22%) Matrix Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.24%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.75%) CMS
4 2 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.75%) Drupal
4 2 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (10.07%) MS Project
2 18 (6.72%) MS Office
2 18 (6.72%) MS Excel
3 15 (5.60%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.10%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (4.10%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.61%) SaaS
2 4 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.10%) WAN
2 4 (1.49%) DNS
2 4 (1.49%) LDAP
3 3 (1.12%) Internet
3 3 (1.12%) DWDM
3 3 (1.12%) Wireless
4 2 (0.75%) VoIP
4 2 (0.75%) INAP
4 2 (0.75%) DSL
4 2 (0.75%) SS7
4 2 (0.75%) SAN
4 2 (0.75%) Network Security
4 2 (0.75%) NGN
5 1 (0.37%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.37%) NAS
5 1 (0.37%) XCAP
5 1 (0.37%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.37%) HTTP
5 1 (0.37%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.75%) MySQL
1 2 (0.75%) EDRMS
1 2 (0.75%) Big Data
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
General
1 101 (37.69%) Finance
2 67 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 24 (8.96%) Retail
4 14 (5.22%) Banking
5 10 (3.73%) Billing
6 8 (2.99%) Back Office
7 4 (1.49%) Military
8 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.75%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.10%) .NET
2 5 (1.87%) HTML
3 2 (0.75%) CSS
3 2 (0.75%) XML
4 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.48%) PMI
2 6 (2.24%) EPoS
3 4 (1.49%) Digital Media
3 4 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.75%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.37%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.61%) Windows
2 6 (2.24%) Solaris
3 4 (1.49%) UNIX
4 2 (0.75%) Linux
5 1 (0.37%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (59.70%) Project Management
2 133 (49.63%) PRINCE2
3 54 (20.15%) Risk Management
4 49 (18.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (17.54%) Migration
6 46 (17.16%) ITIL
7 33 (12.31%) Supplier Management
8 25 (9.33%) Change Management
9 23 (8.58%) Project Planning
10 18 (6.72%) Programme Management
11 16 (5.97%) ERP
12 15 (5.60%) Scrum
12 15 (5.60%) Data Migration
13 14 (5.22%) Business Analysis
13 14 (5.22%) Matrix Management
14 13 (4.85%) Time Management
14 13 (4.85%) Quality Management
15 12 (4.48%) CRM
15 12 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (4.48%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.87%) SQL
2 4 (1.49%) C#
3 3 (1.12%) Java
4 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.75%) Perl
4 2 (0.75%) PHP
4 2 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 67 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 67 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 59 (22.01%) PMI Certification
3 49 (18.28%) PMP
4 47 (17.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 29 (10.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 25 (9.33%) Degree
7 6 (2.24%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.12%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (0.75%) NVQ Level 4
9 2 (0.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.87%) QA
2 5 (1.87%) ISO 14001
3 4 (1.49%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.75%) SLA
4 2 (0.75%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (11.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.97%) Oracle
3 7 (2.61%) Huawei
4 6 (2.24%) Capita
4 6 (2.24%) VMware
4 6 (2.24%) Fujitsu
5 5 (1.87%) Northgate
5 5 (1.87%) Civica
5 5 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.87%) Orchard
6 3 (1.12%) SAP
6 3 (1.12%) Sage
7 1 (0.37%) Progress
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco
7 1 (0.37%) IBM
7 1 (0.37%) HP
7 1 (0.37%) Citrix
7 1 (0.37%) CA
7 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.37%) NetSuite
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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