The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 42 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 1126 1322 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.53% 5.77% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.80% 6.08% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1009 876
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19413 21740 21368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.33% 94.86% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15730 17645 17702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Project Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -1 310 £60,000 +9.09% 39
Surrey -12 200 £55,000 +10.00% 30
Hampshire +11 152 £46,000 +2.22% 28
Buckinghamshire -9 116 £52,500 +5.00% 10
West Sussex +7 106 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Oxfordshire +20 85 £47,500 +5.55% 14
East Sussex -9 62 £45,000 - 6
Kent -6 48 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Middlesex +6 20 £51,000 -9.33% 1
Sussex +2 11 £57,500 +27.77%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 1457 (66.93%) Project Management
2 1125 (51.68%) PRINCE2
3 784 (36.01%) Finance
4 669 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
5 523 (24.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 290 (13.32%) PMI Certification
7 285 (13.09%) Microsoft
8 255 (11.71%) Degree
9 226 (10.38%) Scrum
10 223 (10.24%) MS Project
11 218 (10.01%) PMP
12 215 (9.88%) Telecoms
13 209 (9.60%) Waterfall
14 205 (9.42%) MS Excel
15 191 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 187 (8.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 181 (8.31%) Retail
18 177 (8.13%) Project Planning
19 170 (7.81%) E-Commerce
20 161 (7.40%) Risk Management
21 157 (7.21%) ITIL
22 155 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
23 152 (6.98%) CRM
24 150 (6.89%) SDLC
25 145 (6.66%) Data Centre
26 144 (6.61%) Security Cleared
27 141 (6.48%) Oracle
27 141 (6.48%) Change Management
28 129 (5.93%) Windows
29 120 (5.51%) Business Analysis

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 72 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 41 (1.88%) CMS
3 26 (1.19%) Lync
4 17 (0.78%) MS Exchange
4 17 (0.78%) Drupal
5 9 (0.41%) MS Project Server
5 9 (0.41%) IIS
6 8 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (0.37%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.32%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.28%) Documentum
9 5 (0.23%) FileNet
9 5 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.14%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.092%) WordPress
Applications
1 223 (10.24%) MS Project
2 205 (9.42%) MS Excel
3 113 (5.19%) MS Office
4 81 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 54 (2.48%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.28%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.092%) Niku Workbench
10 1 (0.046%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.046%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.83%) SAP CRM
2 18 (0.83%) SAP FI
3 16 (0.73%) Orchard Housing
4 13 (0.60%) SAP CO
4 13 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (0.60%) SAP IS-U
5 11 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.46%) Primavera
7 7 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.28%) SAP PM
9 5 (0.23%) HFM
9 5 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 5 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.18%) CA PPM
11 3 (0.14%) Maximo
11 3 (0.14%) SAP SCM
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.34%) SaaS
2 49 (2.25%) Office 365
3 20 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.14%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (0.092%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.092%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.046%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 59 (2.71%) WAN
2 57 (2.62%) LAN
3 52 (2.39%) Wireless
4 27 (1.24%) SAN
4 27 (1.24%) Firewall
5 19 (0.87%) Internet
6 15 (0.69%) Intranet
6 15 (0.69%) MPLS
6 15 (0.69%) IP Telephony
7 13 (0.60%) VoIP
8 12 (0.55%) Unified Communications
9 11 (0.51%) DWDM
10 8 (0.37%) Extranet
11 7 (0.32%) BGP
11 7 (0.32%) OSPF
11 7 (0.32%) DSL
11 7 (0.32%) Structured Cabling
12 6 (0.28%) VPN
12 6 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.23%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
4 15 (0.69%) Big Data
5 11 (0.51%) Oracle Database
6 8 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (0.32%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.28%) Data Mart
9 5 (0.23%) MySQL
9 5 (0.23%) MS Access
10 4 (0.18%) HDInsight
11 3 (0.14%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.14%) OLAP
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (0.092%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.092%) QlikView
12 2 (0.092%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.092%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 22 (1.01%) JIRA
2 8 (0.37%) Subversion
3 7 (0.32%) Maven
4 6 (0.28%) YouTrack
5 3 (0.14%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.046%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.046%) Ant
6 1 (0.046%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 784 (36.01%) Finance
2 215 (9.88%) Telecoms
3 181 (8.31%) Retail
4 119 (5.47%) Banking
5 116 (5.33%) Marketing
6 42 (1.93%) Legal
7 41 (1.88%) Billing
8 34 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.38%) Advertising
10 24 (1.10%) German Language
11 21 (0.96%) Publishing
11 21 (0.96%) Back Office
11 21 (0.96%) French Language
12 19 (0.87%) Automotive
13 16 (0.73%) Spanish Language
14 12 (0.55%) Military
14 12 (0.55%) Dutch Language
14 12 (0.55%) Law
14 12 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.41%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (2.94%) .NET
2 36 (1.65%) HTML
3 28 (1.29%) Web Services
4 23 (1.06%) XML
5 15 (0.69%) Velocity
6 14 (0.64%) CSS
7 10 (0.46%) WCF
8 9 (0.41%) SOAP
9 8 (0.37%) XML Schema
10 7 (0.32%) Middleware
10 7 (0.32%) JSP
10 7 (0.32%) HTML5
11 5 (0.23%) JSON
12 4 (0.18%) RESTful
12 4 (0.18%) LAMP
13 3 (0.14%) CSS3
13 3 (0.14%) LESS
13 3 (0.14%) Apache Flex
14 2 (0.092%) jQuery
14 2 (0.092%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 155 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 145 (6.66%) Data Centre
3 108 (4.96%) PMI
4 61 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 39 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 23 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (0.92%) FMCG
8 17 (0.78%) Mobile App
9 16 (0.73%) User Experience
10 15 (0.69%) Mainframe
11 14 (0.64%) Social Media
12 13 (0.60%) Visualisation
13 12 (0.55%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.51%) Kindle
15 8 (0.37%) Life Science
16 7 (0.32%) Statistics
16 7 (0.32%) Economics
16 7 (0.32%) GIS
16 7 (0.32%) Digital Media
16 7 (0.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 129 (5.93%) Windows
2 32 (1.47%) Linux
3 29 (1.33%) UNIX
4 21 (0.96%) Windows XP
5 18 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.46%) Android
9 8 (0.37%) AIX
10 6 (0.28%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.18%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.092%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.092%) Solaris
12 2 (0.092%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.046%) zOS
13 1 (0.046%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1457 (66.93%) Project Management
2 1125 (51.68%) PRINCE2
3 669 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
4 523 (24.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 226 (10.38%) Scrum
6 209 (9.60%) Waterfall
7 177 (8.13%) Project Planning
8 170 (7.81%) E-Commerce
9 161 (7.40%) Risk Management
10 157 (7.21%) ITIL
11 152 (6.98%) CRM
12 150 (6.89%) SDLC
13 141 (6.48%) Change Management
14 120 (5.51%) Business Analysis
15 115 (5.28%) PRINCE
16 110 (5.05%) Resource Management
17 107 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
18 103 (4.73%) People Management
19 99 (4.55%) ERP
20 92 (4.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 80 (3.67%) SQL
2 67 (3.08%) Java
3 38 (1.75%) C#
4 15 (0.69%) PL/SQL
5 13 (0.60%) C
6 12 (0.55%) PHP
7 10 (0.46%) JavaScript
7 10 (0.46%) C++
8 7 (0.32%) XPath
8 7 (0.32%) XQuery
9 3 (0.14%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.14%) VBA
9 3 (0.14%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.14%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.092%) Perl
11 1 (0.046%) Ruby
11 1 (0.046%) Python
11 1 (0.046%) VB
Qualifications
1 290 (13.32%) PMI Certification
2 255 (11.71%) Degree
3 218 (10.01%) PMP
4 191 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 187 (8.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 144 (6.61%) Security Cleared
7 119 (5.47%) SC Cleared
8 42 (1.93%) APMP
9 28 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (1.01%) ISEB
11 20 (0.92%) DV Cleared
12 9 (0.41%) CISSP
13 5 (0.23%) MBA
13 5 (0.23%) CISM
13 5 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.23%) CCNA
13 5 (0.23%) PhD
14 4 (0.18%) SSCP
14 4 (0.18%) GIAC
15 3 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.17%) QA
2 16 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.51%) ISO 14001
5 10 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.41%) PMBOK
7 7 (0.32%) SLA
8 2 (0.092%) P3O
8 2 (0.092%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.046%) HL7
9 1 (0.046%) DICOM
9 1 (0.046%) BS25999
System Software
1 46 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.51%) XenApp
5 6 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (0.18%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.14%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.046%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.046%) vSphere
8 1 (0.046%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (0.73%) SCCM
2 12 (0.55%) SCOM
3 8 (0.37%) Cisco IPCC
4 7 (0.32%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.046%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.046%) WSUS
7 1 (0.046%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.046%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.046%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 285 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 141 (6.48%) Oracle
3 117 (5.37%) SAP
4 59 (2.71%) VMware
5 55 (2.53%) Cisco
5 55 (2.53%) Citrix
6 31 (1.42%) IBM
7 28 (1.29%) Cognos
8 24 (1.10%) HP
9 17 (0.78%) Civica
10 16 (0.73%) Capita
10 16 (0.73%) Northgate
10 16 (0.73%) Orchard
11 15 (0.69%) Planview
12 14 (0.64%) Juniper
13 11 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (0.46%) Epicor
14 10 (0.46%) Adobe
15 9 (0.41%) Business Objects
16 8 (0.37%) Niku
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pension, annual bonus, car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + 2K bonus, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car, bonus and other large corp
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55 000 to £75 000 basic (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago