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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 54 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 963 1134 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.63% 5.12% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 5.40% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 780 855 818
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
19701 20992 19908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 94.78% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16447 16493 16428
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 £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 -6 244 £55,000 - 32
Surrey +14 189 £52,500 - 15
Hampshire -3 160 £45,500 -9.00% 31
West Sussex -19 85 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Buckinghamshire -14 83 £47,500 +14.45% 8
Oxfordshire -19 59 £47,500 -1.04% 11
East Sussex +2 54 £40,000 - 6
Middlesex +10 45 £55,000 +10.00%
Kent -46 30 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Home Counties - 4 £60,000 -
M4 Corridor -5 2 £80,000 +45.45%
Sussex -7 2 £58,750 +17.50% 1
Thames Valley 0 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1453 (68.02%) Project Management
2 1058 (49.53%) PRINCE2
3 801 (37.50%) Finance
4 662 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
5 459 (21.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 277 (12.97%) PMI Certification
7 276 (12.92%) Degree
8 258 (12.08%) Microsoft
9 238 (11.14%) MS Project
10 229 (10.72%) Scrum
11 198 (9.27%) PMP
12 195 (9.13%) ITIL
13 193 (9.04%) Project Planning
14 175 (8.19%) Retail
14 175 (8.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 169 (7.91%) MS Excel
15 169 (7.91%) Waterfall
16 153 (7.16%) Data Centre
16 153 (7.16%) Telecoms
17 152 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
18 149 (6.98%) SDLC
19 145 (6.79%) Risk Management
20 143 (6.69%) Security Cleared
21 139 (6.51%) MS Office
22 138 (6.46%) E-Commerce
23 136 (6.37%) Oracle
24 132 (6.18%) Change Management
25 119 (5.57%) PRINCE
26 113 (5.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
27 112 (5.24%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 80 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.59%) CMS
3 15 (0.70%) Lync
4 12 (0.56%) MS Exchange
5 10 (0.47%) WebSphere
5 10 (0.47%) OpenStack
6 9 (0.42%) IIS
7 8 (0.37%) Confluence
8 7 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.33%) Documentum
9 6 (0.28%) FileNet
10 4 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.19%) MS Project Server
10 4 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.094%) Moodle
13 1 (0.047%) Drupal
13 1 (0.047%) Umbraco
Applications
1 238 (11.14%) MS Project
2 169 (7.91%) MS Excel
3 139 (6.51%) MS Office
4 72 (3.37%) MS Visio
5 71 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.28%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.14%) Niku Workbench
8 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.047%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 20 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.61%) Orchard Housing
3 12 (0.56%) SAP CRM
4 10 (0.47%) Primavera
4 10 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.37%) SAP IS-U
6 7 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.28%) CA PPM
7 6 (0.28%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.23%) Maximo
9 4 (0.19%) SAP PM
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.14%) SAP BPC
11 2 (0.094%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.094%) VisionPLUS
11 2 (0.094%) LatentZero
11 2 (0.094%) SAP Retail
11 2 (0.094%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 47 (2.20%) SaaS
2 31 (1.45%) Office 365
3 13 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.33%) IaaS
6 3 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.14%) PaaS
7 1 (0.047%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.51%) WAN
2 64 (3.00%) LAN
3 45 (2.11%) Wireless
4 24 (1.12%) VoIP
5 23 (1.08%) Firewall
6 20 (0.94%) Internet
7 19 (0.89%) VPN
8 18 (0.84%) MPLS
9 17 (0.80%) SAN
9 17 (0.80%) Intranet
10 13 (0.61%) IP Telephony
11 9 (0.42%) Unified Communications
11 9 (0.42%) Cisco IPT
11 9 (0.42%) Structured Cabling
11 9 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (0.37%) Extranet
13 7 (0.33%) 3G
13 7 (0.33%) 2G
13 7 (0.33%) 4G
13 7 (0.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (2.01%) SQL Server
2 22 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
3 17 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (0.66%) Big Data
5 13 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (0.56%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (0.33%) MySQL
8 6 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.23%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.14%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.14%) OLAP
10 3 (0.14%) MS Access
11 2 (0.094%) DB2
11 2 (0.094%) SAP BI
11 2 (0.094%) Data Mart
11 2 (0.094%) HDInsight
12 1 (0.047%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.047%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.047%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (1.03%) JIRA
2 8 (0.37%) Subversion
3 7 (0.33%) Maven
4 6 (0.28%) YouTrack
5 3 (0.14%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.14%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.14%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.047%) Ant
6 1 (0.047%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle Forms
General
1 801 (37.50%) Finance
2 175 (8.19%) Retail
3 153 (7.16%) Telecoms
4 109 (5.10%) Marketing
5 105 (4.92%) Banking
6 41 (1.92%) Billing
7 35 (1.64%) Spanish Language
8 33 (1.54%) Back Office
9 28 (1.31%) Legal
9 28 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 26 (1.22%) Publishing
11 24 (1.12%) French Language
12 19 (0.89%) Advertising
12 19 (0.89%) Automotive
13 18 (0.84%) German Language
14 15 (0.70%) Portuguese Language
14 15 (0.70%) Electronics
14 15 (0.70%) Games
15 13 (0.61%) Retail Banking
16 12 (0.56%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (3.65%) .NET
2 56 (2.62%) Web Services
3 49 (2.29%) HTML
4 39 (1.83%) XML
5 18 (0.84%) Velocity
6 16 (0.75%) WCF
7 14 (0.66%) CSS
8 13 (0.61%) SOAP
9 9 (0.42%) ASP.NET
10 7 (0.33%) JSP
10 7 (0.33%) XML Schema
10 7 (0.33%) HTML5
11 6 (0.28%) J2EE
12 5 (0.23%) LAMP
12 5 (0.23%) JSON
13 4 (0.19%) REST
13 4 (0.19%) CSS3
14 3 (0.14%) LESS
14 3 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (0.094%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 153 (7.16%) Data Centre
2 152 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
3 112 (5.24%) PMI
4 51 (2.39%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.01%) Computer Science
6 24 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 18 (0.84%) Digital Media
8 18 (0.84%) FMCG
9 17 (0.80%) Mainframe
10 15 (0.70%) CCTV
11 13 (0.61%) Social Media
12 12 (0.56%) SCADA
12 12 (0.56%) Mathematics
13 10 (0.47%) User Experience
14 9 (0.42%) BYOD
14 9 (0.42%) Visualisation
15 8 (0.37%) iSeries
15 8 (0.37%) Life Science
15 8 (0.37%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 91 (4.26%) Windows
2 30 (1.40%) Linux
3 24 (1.12%) UNIX
4 21 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (0.70%) Android
7 13 (0.61%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.33%) AIX
10 6 (0.28%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.23%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.094%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.094%) VMS
12 2 (0.094%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.094%) Solaris
13 1 (0.047%) SUSE
13 1 (0.047%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.047%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1453 (68.02%) Project Management
2 1058 (49.53%) PRINCE2
3 662 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
4 459 (21.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 229 (10.72%) Scrum
6 195 (9.13%) ITIL
7 193 (9.04%) Project Planning
8 169 (7.91%) Waterfall
9 149 (6.98%) SDLC
10 145 (6.79%) Risk Management
11 138 (6.46%) E-Commerce
12 132 (6.18%) Change Management
13 119 (5.57%) PRINCE
14 107 (5.01%) Resource Management
15 106 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
16 104 (4.87%) Change Control
17 100 (4.68%) CRM
18 96 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
19 91 (4.26%) Business Analysis
20 89 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (3.51%) Java
2 50 (2.34%) SQL
3 49 (2.29%) C#
4 24 (1.12%) C++
5 23 (1.08%) C
6 18 (0.84%) JavaScript
7 15 (0.70%) PHP
8 8 (0.37%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.33%) XPath
9 7 (0.33%) XQuery
10 4 (0.19%) VBA
11 3 (0.14%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.14%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.14%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.094%) VBScript
12 2 (0.094%) Perl
13 1 (0.047%) VB
13 1 (0.047%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.047%) Python
Qualifications
1 277 (12.97%) PMI Certification
2 276 (12.92%) Degree
3 198 (9.27%) PMP
4 175 (8.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 143 (6.69%) Security Cleared
6 113 (5.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 112 (5.24%) SC Cleared
8 68 (3.18%) APMP
9 50 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (1.08%) DV Cleared
11 17 (0.80%) ISEB
12 5 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.23%) CCNA
13 3 (0.14%) APMG
14 2 (0.094%) CTC Cleared
14 2 (0.094%) MAPM
14 2 (0.094%) CISM
14 2 (0.094%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.094%) CISSP
14 2 (0.094%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (3.70%) QA
2 12 (0.56%) SLA
2 12 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (0.56%) PMBOK
3 11 (0.51%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.33%) P3O
5 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.28%) TickIT
6 5 (0.23%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.094%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.61%) XenApp
4 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (0.33%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.19%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.14%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.047%) vSphere
8 1 (0.047%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.047%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (0.56%) SCCM
2 9 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
3 8 (0.37%) Tivoli
3 8 (0.37%) SCOM
4 4 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.094%) MOM
7 1 (0.047%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.047%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.047%) WSUS
Vendors
1 258 (12.08%) Microsoft
2 136 (6.37%) Oracle
3 66 (3.09%) SAP
4 56 (2.62%) Cisco
5 49 (2.29%) Cognos
6 37 (1.73%) VMware
7 25 (1.17%) IBM
7 25 (1.17%) Citrix
8 23 (1.08%) Planview
9 19 (0.89%) HP
10 13 (0.61%) Northgate
10 13 (0.61%) Civica
10 13 (0.61%) Capita
10 13 (0.61%) Orchard
11 12 (0.56%) Ericsson
12 8 (0.37%) EMC
12 8 (0.37%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.37%) Guidewire
13 7 (0.33%) iRise
13 7 (0.33%) Amdocs
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