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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 47 34 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 1126 1475 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.25% 6.23% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 6.58% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1163 822
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £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
20356 22430 21702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.96% 94.77% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16382 17934 17955
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 £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -11 298 £56,000 +6.66% 40
Surrey -23 187 £52,500 +5.00% 35
Hampshire -4 161 £49,500 +7.60% 36
Buckinghamshire -4 141 £50,000 - 16
West Sussex +5 110 £47,500 +2.70% 15
Oxfordshire +9 83 £40,000 -11.11% 15
East Sussex -27 53 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Kent -1 39 £58,500 +17.00% 8
Middlesex +16 22 £51,000 -9.33% 1
Sussex 0 11 £57,500 +27.77%
Home Counties 0 1 £72,500 +81.25%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1459 (66.38%) Project Management
2 1163 (52.91%) PRINCE2
3 749 (34.08%) Finance
4 667 (30.35%) Agile Software Development
5 526 (23.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 293 (13.33%) PMI Certification
7 273 (12.42%) Microsoft
8 262 (11.92%) Degree
9 248 (11.28%) Telecoms
10 238 (10.83%) Waterfall
11 219 (9.96%) PMP
12 216 (9.83%) Scrum
13 212 (9.65%) MS Excel
14 208 (9.46%) MS Project
15 200 (9.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 192 (8.74%) Retail
17 186 (8.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 181 (8.23%) E-Commerce
19 180 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
20 169 (7.69%) CRM
21 154 (7.01%) ITIL
22 153 (6.96%) Project Planning
23 152 (6.92%) Risk Management
24 150 (6.82%) SAP
25 147 (6.69%) Oracle
26 138 (6.28%) Change Management
27 133 (6.05%) Marketing
27 133 (6.05%) Security Cleared
28 123 (5.60%) PRINCE
28 123 (5.60%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 71 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 47 (2.14%) CMS
3 26 (1.18%) Lync
4 25 (1.14%) Drupal
5 18 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 14 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.45%) MS Project Server
9 8 (0.36%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.23%) IIS
12 4 (0.18%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.18%) Documentum
12 4 (0.18%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.14%) FileNet
13 3 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 212 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 208 (9.46%) MS Project
3 88 (4.00%) MS Office
4 85 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 53 (2.41%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.41%) Niku Workbench
8 5 (0.23%) Open Workbench
9 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.045%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.045%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.00%) SAP FI
3 17 (0.77%) SAP CO
3 17 (0.77%) SAP CRM
3 17 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
4 14 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.55%) SAP IS-U
6 11 (0.50%) Orchard Housing
7 8 (0.36%) Primavera
8 7 (0.32%) SAP WM
8 7 (0.32%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.27%) SAP PM
10 5 (0.23%) HFM
10 5 (0.23%) SAP Retail
10 5 (0.23%) SAP SD
10 5 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.23%) SaaS
2 48 (2.18%) Office 365
3 26 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.14%) FinancialForce.com
4 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.091%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.091%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.045%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.045%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.55%) Wireless
2 51 (2.32%) LAN
3 50 (2.27%) WAN
4 26 (1.18%) Internet
5 25 (1.14%) Firewall
5 25 (1.14%) SAN
6 17 (0.77%) Intranet
7 15 (0.68%) Extranet
8 14 (0.64%) Unified Communications
9 13 (0.59%) VoIP
10 12 (0.55%) MPLS
11 11 (0.50%) DWDM
12 10 (0.45%) IP Telephony
13 7 (0.32%) OSPF
13 7 (0.32%) BGP
13 7 (0.32%) DSL
13 7 (0.32%) Structured Cabling
14 6 (0.27%) 4G
14 6 (0.27%) Ethernet
15 5 (0.23%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (2.09%) SQL Server
2 21 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (0.59%) Big Data
4 12 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
5 11 (0.50%) Relational Database
6 10 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (0.36%) Data Mart
8 7 (0.32%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.32%) QlikView
9 6 (0.27%) MySQL
9 6 (0.27%) HDInsight
9 6 (0.27%) SAP BW
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.18%) MS Access
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.14%) OLAP
12 2 (0.091%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.091%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.091%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (0.96%) JIRA
2 5 (0.23%) Maven
2 5 (0.23%) YouTrack
3 4 (0.18%) Subversion
4 3 (0.14%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.045%) Hudson
5 1 (0.045%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.045%) Ant
5 1 (0.045%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.045%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.045%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.045%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.045%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 749 (34.08%) Finance
2 248 (11.28%) Telecoms
3 192 (8.74%) Retail
4 133 (6.05%) Marketing
5 115 (5.23%) Banking
6 57 (2.59%) Legal
7 48 (2.18%) Billing
8 43 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 34 (1.55%) Advertising
10 24 (1.09%) Publishing
11 21 (0.96%) French Language
12 20 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
12 20 (0.91%) Automotive
13 17 (0.77%) German Language
14 15 (0.68%) Aerospace
15 13 (0.59%) Back Office
15 13 (0.59%) Law
15 13 (0.59%) Military
16 12 (0.55%) Electronics
17 11 (0.50%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (2.68%) .NET
2 40 (1.82%) HTML
3 19 (0.86%) XML
4 18 (0.82%) Web Services
5 16 (0.73%) Velocity
6 14 (0.64%) HTML5
7 13 (0.59%) CSS
8 11 (0.50%) EDI
9 7 (0.32%) Middleware
10 6 (0.27%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.27%) WCF
11 5 (0.23%) JSON
11 5 (0.23%) SOAP
11 5 (0.23%) XML Schema
12 4 (0.18%) JSP
12 4 (0.18%) RESTful
13 3 (0.14%) CSS3
13 3 (0.14%) Apache Flex
13 3 (0.14%) jQuery
13 3 (0.14%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 180 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (5.41%) PMI
3 65 (2.96%) Management Information System
4 37 (1.68%) Computer Science
5 29 (1.32%) FMCG
6 24 (1.09%) Social Media
7 21 (0.96%) Kindle
8 20 (0.91%) Open Source
9 18 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 17 (0.77%) User Experience
11 14 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (0.59%) Mathematics
13 12 (0.55%) Visualisation
14 11 (0.50%) NHS
15 9 (0.41%) EPoS
15 9 (0.41%) Smart Meter
16 8 (0.36%) Data Integration
16 8 (0.36%) Mainframe
16 8 (0.36%) Economics
17 7 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 123 (5.60%) Windows
2 27 (1.23%) Linux
3 22 (1.00%) Windows XP
3 22 (1.00%) UNIX
4 16 (0.73%) Android
5 11 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (0.50%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.36%) AIX
8 5 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.091%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.091%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.045%) zOS
10 1 (0.045%) Solaris
10 1 (0.045%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1459 (66.38%) Project Management
2 1163 (52.91%) PRINCE2
3 667 (30.35%) Agile Software Development
4 526 (23.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 238 (10.83%) Waterfall
6 216 (9.83%) Scrum
7 181 (8.23%) E-Commerce
8 169 (7.69%) CRM
9 154 (7.01%) ITIL
10 153 (6.96%) Project Planning
11 152 (6.92%) Risk Management
12 138 (6.28%) Change Management
13 123 (5.60%) PRINCE
14 119 (5.41%) Business Analysis
15 112 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
16 98 (4.46%) ERP
17 95 (4.32%) Programme Management
17 95 (4.32%) Resource Management
18 93 (4.23%) Matrix Management
19 90 (4.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (3.87%) SQL
2 69 (3.14%) Java
3 32 (1.46%) C#
4 15 (0.68%) PL/SQL
5 14 (0.64%) C
6 13 (0.59%) PHP
7 10 (0.45%) C++
8 9 (0.41%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.18%) XQuery
9 4 (0.18%) XPath
10 3 (0.14%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.14%) MATLAB
10 3 (0.14%) VBA
10 3 (0.14%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.091%) Perl
12 1 (0.045%) VB
12 1 (0.045%) Ruby
12 1 (0.045%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 293 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 262 (11.92%) Degree
3 219 (9.96%) PMP
4 200 (9.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 186 (8.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 133 (6.05%) Security Cleared
7 107 (4.87%) SC Cleared
8 34 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
9 32 (1.46%) APMP
10 22 (1.00%) ISEB
11 16 (0.73%) DV Cleared
12 12 (0.55%) CISSP
13 10 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.36%) SSCP
14 8 (0.36%) GIAC
15 5 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
15 5 (0.23%) MCITP
15 5 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (0.23%) MCSE
15 5 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (2.78%) QA
2 29 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 21 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.86%) ISO 14001
5 9 (0.41%) SLA
6 8 (0.36%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.18%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.091%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.091%) P3O
9 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.045%) HL7
9 1 (0.045%) DICOM
9 1 (0.045%) BS25999
System Software
1 42 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.32%) XenApp
5 5 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.045%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.045%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.045%) XenServer
6 1 (0.045%) vSphere
6 1 (0.045%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (0.59%) SCCM
2 10 (0.45%) SCOM
3 6 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.045%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.045%) WSUS
6 1 (0.045%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.045%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 273 (12.42%) Microsoft
2 150 (6.82%) SAP
3 147 (6.69%) Oracle
4 61 (2.78%) Citrix
4 61 (2.78%) VMware
5 52 (2.37%) Cisco
6 31 (1.41%) IBM
7 23 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
8 22 (1.00%) HP
9 20 (0.91%) Cognos
10 19 (0.86%) Juniper
11 18 (0.82%) Huawei
12 15 (0.68%) Niku
13 12 (0.55%) Civica
14 11 (0.50%) Capita
14 11 (0.50%) Orchard
14 11 (0.50%) Northgate
14 11 (0.50%) Sage
15 10 (0.45%) Epicor
15 10 (0.45%) Business Objects
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus bens and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus+other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nakama
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50k - £65k + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £57,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Nakama
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday