The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 53 55 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 28 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.65% 3.92% 6.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 3.95% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 42
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £70,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Project Manager
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
758 911 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.83% 99.13% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 708 747 760
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Southampton

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Southampton

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 42 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 41 (83.67%) Project Management
3 31 (63.27%) Finance
4 25 (51.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 22 (44.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (38.78%) Dependency Management
6 19 (38.78%) Line Management
7 12 (24.49%) Citrix
7 12 (24.49%) Windows
7 12 (24.49%) Linux
8 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
9 8 (16.33%) Unix
9 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
10 7 (14.29%) MS Project
11 6 (12.24%) ITIL
11 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
11 6 (12.24%) Degree
12 5 (10.20%) PMP
12 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
12 5 (10.20%) Oracle
12 5 (10.20%) SQL
12 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
12 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
13 4 (8.16%) Firewall
13 4 (8.16%) VMware
13 4 (8.16%) Clustering
13 4 (8.16%) AIX

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (4.08%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Project
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Law
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) NHS
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Linux
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Unix
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 41 (83.67%) Project Management
3 22 (44.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (38.78%) Dependency Management
4 19 (38.78%) Line Management
5 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
6 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.12%) Data Management
10 3 (6.12%) Scrum
11 2 (4.08%) Business Transformation
11 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.08%) Strategic Planning
12 1 (2.04%) Change Control
12 1 (2.04%) People Management
12 1 (2.04%) SDLC
12 1 (2.04%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C#
2 1 (2.04%) C++
2 1 (2.04%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (12.24%) Degree
4 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
4 5 (10.20%) PMP
5 2 (4.08%) APMP
5 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Citrix
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle
4 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco
4 4 (8.16%) Veritas
4 4 (8.16%) VMware
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