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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank 843 900 862
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -38
Permanent jobs citing P3O 55 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.47% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 17
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +85.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £45,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £70,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +83.33%

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
11822 12436 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.81% 10.63% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9361 9664 8837
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 2015 within the UK.

P3O Salary Histogram in the UK

P3O
Top 30 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 3 August 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 +48 54 £42,500 -34.61% 6
South East +23 17 £39,000 -29.09% 2
West Midlands - 15 £40,750 - 1
London +20 9 £70,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +14 9 £47,000 -14.54%
Oxford +3 8 £47,000 -14.54%
East of England - 6 £60,000 -
Coventry - 4 £52,000 - 1
Solihull - 4 £33,000 -
Essex - 4 £42,500 -
City of London +37 3 - -
East Midlands +7 3 £42,500 +1.19%
Windsor - 3 £26,500 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £26,500 - 1
Brentwood - 3 - -
Surrey +16 2 £38,750 - 1
Yorkshire +5 2 £25,000 -50.00%
Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £25,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
Chatham - 1 - -
Royston - 1 £60,000 -
Crawley - 1 £34,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £65,000 -

P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 72 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 63 (75.00%) Project Management
3 46 (54.76%) Finance
4 26 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (29.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 23 (27.38%) Programme Management
7 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
9 20 (23.81%) QA
10 19 (22.62%) Coaching
11 17 (20.24%) MS Excel
11 17 (20.24%) MS Project
12 16 (19.05%) PMI Certification
13 15 (17.86%) MS Office
14 14 (16.67%) Resource Management
14 14 (16.67%) Line Management
14 14 (16.67%) Waterfall
15 12 (14.29%) Mentoring
15 12 (14.29%) Marketing
15 12 (14.29%) Change Management
15 12 (14.29%) Management Information System
16 11 (13.10%) PMI
16 11 (13.10%) PRINCE
17 10 (11.90%) B2B
17 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
17 10 (11.90%) DMAIC
18 9 (10.71%) MS Visio
18 9 (10.71%) PMP
19 8 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
20 7 (8.33%) Project Planning

P3O
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.57%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (20.24%) MS Excel
1 17 (20.24%) MS Project
2 15 (17.86%) MS Office
3 9 (10.71%) MS Visio
4 8 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.19%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Primavera
1 1 (1.19%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.19%) MS Access
1 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.19%) Xcelsius
General
1 46 (54.76%) Finance
2 12 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
5 1 (1.19%) Automotive
5 1 (1.19%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 26 (30.95%) Analyst
2 20 (23.81%) PMO Manager
3 17 (20.24%) PMO Analyst
4 10 (11.90%) Senior PMO Manager
4 10 (11.90%) Senior Manager
5 8 (9.52%) Portfolio Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Process Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Governance Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Portfolio Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) PMO Lead
7 4 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Process Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.38%) Junior
9 2 (2.38%) Change Manager
9 2 (2.38%) Business Change Manager
9 2 (2.38%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (2.38%) Junior Project Manager
9 2 (2.38%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.10%) PMI
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.76%) E-Learning
5 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) Statistics
6 1 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Android
1 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 63 (75.00%) Project Management
3 26 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (29.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (27.38%) Programme Management
6 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
8 19 (22.62%) Coaching
9 14 (16.67%) Line Management
9 14 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 14 (16.67%) Resource Management
10 12 (14.29%) Change Management
10 12 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 11 (13.10%) PRINCE
12 10 (11.90%) B2B
12 10 (11.90%) DMAIC
13 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
13 7 (8.33%) Risk Management
13 7 (8.33%) Project Planning
14 6 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (19.05%) PMI Certification
2 9 (10.71%) PMP
3 6 (7.14%) ISEB
3 6 (7.14%) Degree
4 5 (5.95%) APMP
5 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.19%) PgMP
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.19%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.81%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) SAP
3 2 (2.38%) Planview
4 1 (1.19%) Twitter
4 1 (1.19%) Progress
4 1 (1.19%) HP
4 1 (1.19%) Ariba
4 1 (1.19%) CA
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ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £29905 - £44228 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago