The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 5 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 8 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 23.53% 27.78% 21.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.33% 33.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Project Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thames Valley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 70.59% 83.33% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 8
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Thames Valley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Project Management
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Project Management Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Thames Valley region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Project Management Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 7 (31.82%) PMI
2 7 (31.82%) PMI Certification
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) ERP
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Retail
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (22.73%) NAS
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) vSphere
4 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
4 5 (22.73%) SAN
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) IT Governance
5 4 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Legal

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (4.55%) SAP HCM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
1 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
1 5 (22.73%) NAS
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Sales Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (22.73%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 5 (22.73%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (22.73%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) PMI
2 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 6 (27.27%) ERP
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) IT Governance
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Business Development
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
1 5 (22.73%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
1 5 (22.73%) HP
1 5 (22.73%) Citrix
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow