The table below looks at the statistics for P3O skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited P3O over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank 868 843 864
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Permanent jobs citing P3O 24 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.047% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 46 12
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,603
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +23.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £74,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,603
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11450 11680 11155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.43% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8903 9134 8889
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

P3O
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing P3O within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

P3O Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

P3O
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing P3O within the UK.

P3O Salary Trend in the UK

P3O
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing P3O over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

P3O Salary Histogram in the UK

P3O
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing P3O within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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 -13 22 £55,000 - 6
London +33 11 £63,750 -12.96% 3
City of London +12 8 £95,000 +28.37%
West Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Bradford - 6 £55,000 -
South East -18 3 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Surrey +3 2 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England +9 1 - -
Guildford +2 1 - - 1
Essex -1 1 - -
West Midlands -29 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £55,000 -
Folkestone - 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -

P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing P3O 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 P3O.

1 35 (74.47%) PRINCE2
2 31 (65.96%) Project Management
3 29 (61.70%) Finance
4 19 (40.43%) Programme Management
5 14 (29.79%) PMI Certification
6 13 (27.66%) PMI
6 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (25.53%) QA
8 11 (23.40%) Document Management
8 11 (23.40%) MS Project
9 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
9 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
9 10 (21.28%) MS PowerPoint
9 10 (21.28%) Project Planning
9 10 (21.28%) Resource Management
9 10 (21.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (19.15%) MS Office
11 8 (17.02%) Change Management
11 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
11 8 (17.02%) Change Control
12 7 (14.89%) Portfolio Management
12 7 (14.89%) Retail
12 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (12.77%) Banking
13 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (12.77%) Degree
14 5 (10.64%) Intranet
14 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
15 4 (8.51%) PMP

P3O
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing P3O 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 P3O. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Project
2 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (19.15%) MS Office
4 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
5 3 (6.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) CA PPM
2 2 (4.26%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MS Access
1 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 29 (61.70%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Retail
3 6 (12.77%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Law
4 3 (6.38%) Legal
4 3 (6.38%) Billing
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.13%) Back Office
6 1 (2.13%) Automotive
6 1 (2.13%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 16 (34.04%) PMO Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) PMO Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Senior PMO Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.26%) PMO Lead
7 2 (4.26%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.26%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Business Change Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Project Planner
8 1 (2.13%) Process Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Project Office Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) PMI
2 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Economics
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) PRINCE2
2 31 (65.96%) Project Management
3 19 (40.43%) Programme Management
4 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (23.40%) Document Management
6 10 (21.28%) Project Planning
6 10 (21.28%) Resource Management
6 10 (21.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (17.02%) Change Control
7 8 (17.02%) Change Management
8 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.89%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.51%) Line Management
10 4 (8.51%) Coaching
11 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.38%) Dependency Management
11 3 (6.38%) PRINCE
11 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) PMI Certification
2 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (8.51%) PMP
4 3 (6.38%) ISEB
5 2 (4.26%) PgMP
5 2 (4.26%) APMP
5 2 (4.26%) CAPM
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) CA
2 3 (6.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Progress
3 1 (2.13%) Planview
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago