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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 6 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 9 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 18.75% 6.59% 17.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.15% 7.59% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 19
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
47 79 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 97.92% 86.81% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 66 82
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Sussex

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (78.95%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
5 3 (15.79%) Dependency Management
5 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) NHS
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) MS Project
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) MS Office
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (10.53%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Dependency Management
5 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco
1 2 (10.53%) EMC
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft