The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Project Management role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Project Management in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Project Management
Rank 870 862 871
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Project Management 34 9 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.008% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.009% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 21
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £63,921 £56,250 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £88,500 £61,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+44.48% -5.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Head of Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Project Management in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Project Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Project Management within the UK.

Head of Project Management Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Project Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Project Management over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Head of Project Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Project Management
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Project Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
England +8 32 £70,000 +3.70% 3
London +20 31 £70,000 +3.70% 2
South West -16 1 £61,403 +16.95% 1
Bristol - 1 £61,403 - 1
City of London - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -

Head of Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Project Management 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 Head of Project Management in their job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Project Management
2 39 (65.00%) PRINCE2
3 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (28.33%) JIRA
4 17 (28.33%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (23.33%) Business Analysis
5 14 (23.33%) Billing
6 13 (21.67%) Retail
7 11 (18.33%) Workflow
7 11 (18.33%) Matrix Management
7 11 (18.33%) PRINCE
7 11 (18.33%) Six Sigma
8 10 (16.67%) PMI Certification
8 10 (16.67%) Change Management
8 10 (16.67%) Degree
8 10 (16.67%) Logistics
9 9 (15.00%) Lean Six Sigma
9 9 (15.00%) ITIL
10 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (11.67%) PMI
12 6 (10.00%) PMP
12 6 (10.00%) Resource Management
12 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
12 6 (10.00%) Performance Management
12 6 (10.00%) Demand Management
13 5 (8.33%) Scrum
13 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (8.33%) Service Management
13 5 (8.33%) Microsoft

Head of Project Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Project Management 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 Head of Project Management in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Project
1 3 (5.00%) MS Office
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
1 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) JIRA
General
1 14 (23.33%) Billing
2 13 (21.67%) Retail
3 4 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Publishing
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) PMI
2 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) New Media
4 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.67%) PKI
4 1 (1.67%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.67%) iDTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Project Management
2 39 (65.00%) PRINCE2
3 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.33%) Business Analysis
5 11 (18.33%) Workflow
5 11 (18.33%) Matrix Management
5 11 (18.33%) PRINCE
5 11 (18.33%) Six Sigma
6 10 (16.67%) Change Management
6 10 (16.67%) Logistics
7 9 (15.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 9 (15.00%) ITIL
8 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.00%) Resource Management
9 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 6 (10.00%) Performance Management
9 6 (10.00%) Demand Management
10 5 (8.33%) Scrum
10 5 (8.33%) Service Management
11 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (10.00%) PMP
4 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Remedy
Central London / West End
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Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Anonymous
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago