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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank 893 919 887
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -32
Permanent jobs citing P3O 42 18 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.017% 0.048%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.34% 0.15% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 33
Average salary £43,845 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,870 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,662 £60,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £53,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-4.65% +30.30%

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
12200 11759 11516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.05% 11.05% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9695 9176 8843
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

P3O Salary Histogram in the UK

P3O
Top 24 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 12 February 2016. 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 +47 40 £43,845 -20.28% 9
London +24 19 £40,000 -33.33% 2
City of London +63 11 £32,500 -53.57% 2
South East +21 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
North West - 6 £55,331 - 2
West Midlands -10 5 £31,450 -30.11% 2
Birmingham - 5 £31,450 - 2
Kent - 4 - -
Wilmslow - 4 £55,662 -
Chatham - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 £55,662 -
Scotland 0 2 - - 2
Berkshire -8 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £53,750 - 2
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - - 2
Brentwood +3 1 - -
East of England -1 1 - -
Essex -4 1 - -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £50,000 -
Slough - 1 £55,000 -

P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 74 (71.15%) Project Management
2 68 (65.38%) Finance
3 63 (60.58%) PRINCE2
4 39 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 38 (36.54%) Resource Management
6 28 (26.92%) MS Office
7 27 (25.96%) Degree
8 24 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 24 (23.08%) Programme Management
9 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (22.12%) PMI Certification
10 21 (20.19%) MS Project
11 19 (18.27%) Microsoft
12 17 (16.35%) PMP
12 17 (16.35%) SharePoint
12 17 (16.35%) Risk Management
13 16 (15.38%) Change Management
13 16 (15.38%) Legal
14 15 (14.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (13.46%) Data Analysis
15 14 (13.46%) PRINCE
15 14 (13.46%) Quality Management
15 14 (13.46%) Financial Analysis
16 13 (12.50%) Line Management
16 13 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 12 (11.54%) Coaching
17 12 (11.54%) Project Governance
18 11 (10.58%) Process Improvement
18 11 (10.58%) Waterfall

P3O
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (16.35%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.69%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 28 (26.92%) MS Office
2 24 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 21 (20.19%) MS Project
4 10 (9.62%) MS Visio
5 8 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Primavera
2 1 (0.96%) CA PPM
General
1 68 (65.38%) Finance
2 16 (15.38%) Legal
3 10 (9.62%) Back Office
4 8 (7.69%) Banking
5 3 (2.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Electronics
7 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Law
7 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (26.92%) Analyst
2 27 (25.96%) PMO Manager
3 17 (16.35%) PMO Analyst
4 14 (13.46%) IT Manager
5 11 (10.58%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.69%) Administrator
7 7 (6.73%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (5.77%) PMO Lead
9 5 (4.81%) Programme Manager
9 5 (4.81%) Project Office Manager
9 5 (4.81%) Project Officer
9 5 (4.81%) Project Support Officer
10 4 (3.85%) Governance Manager
10 4 (3.85%) Planning Manager
10 4 (3.85%) PMO Administrator
10 4 (3.85%) PMO Specialist
10 4 (3.85%) Project Administrator
10 4 (3.85%) Project Support Administrator
10 4 (3.85%) Report Manager
10 4 (3.85%) Senior PMO
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.69%) PMI
3 6 (5.77%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.85%) Machine to Machine
4 4 (3.85%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.92%) NHS
6 1 (0.96%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.92%) Android
1 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (71.15%) Project Management
2 63 (60.58%) PRINCE2
3 39 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 38 (36.54%) Resource Management
5 24 (23.08%) Programme Management
6 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (16.35%) Risk Management
8 16 (15.38%) Change Management
9 15 (14.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (13.46%) Data Analysis
10 14 (13.46%) Financial Analysis
10 14 (13.46%) PRINCE
10 14 (13.46%) Quality Management
11 13 (12.50%) Line Management
12 12 (11.54%) Coaching
12 12 (11.54%) Project Governance
13 11 (10.58%) Portfolio Management
13 11 (10.58%) Process Improvement
13 11 (10.58%) Waterfall
14 10 (9.62%) QMS
Qualifications
1 27 (25.96%) Degree
2 23 (22.12%) PMI Certification
3 17 (16.35%) PMP
4 13 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (7.69%) APMP
5 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.88%) ISEB
6 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.92%) CGEIT
7 2 (1.92%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) QA
2 6 (5.77%) FATCA
2 6 (5.77%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 19 (18.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle
2 4 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (0.96%) IBM
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