The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 12 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 14.29% 7.06% 18.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.58% 8.45% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 16
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.89%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
Project Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex 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
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48 71 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 97.96% 83.53% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 55 57
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Sussex

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) MS Project
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) NHS
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) MS Office
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) EMC
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft