The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 413 402 508
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +106
Permanent jobs citing PMP 669 797 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.73% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.57% 2.65% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 522 629 408
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.27%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26055 30058 32064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.57% 27.36% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21070 23947 25135
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PMP
Salary Trend

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

PMP Salary Trend in the UK

PMP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMP over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

PMP Salary Histogram in the UK

PMP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -14 629 £60,000 - 44
London +12 321 £65,000 +8.33% 18
South East +45 141 £57,500 +9.52% 11
Berkshire +38 65 £65,000 +13.04% 5
City of London +11 64 £65,000 - 11
Reading +37 40 £72,500 +20.83% 4
East of England +7 35 £58,750 -2.08% 3
North West +7 33 £49,765 -0.47% 4
West Midlands -9 33 £50,000 -23.07% 3
South West +34 31 £47,500 +15.15% 2
Birmingham +2 25 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Manchester +8 23 £44,500 +4.70%
East Midlands -23 20 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Hampshire +6 17 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Yorkshire -11 17 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Bristol +38 16 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Nottinghamshire +14 15 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Surrey +25 14 £44,250 -17.67%
Hertfordshire +19 14 £42,500 -34.61% 2
Scotland +4 12 £50,000 +25.00% 1
West Sussex +1 12 £40,000 -20.00%
Slough +23 11 £67,500 +6.71% 1
Cardiff +12 11 £43,750 -12.50% 1
South Wales +2 11 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Wales -1 11 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Gloucestershire +6 10 £30,000 -14.28%
Wimbledon -6 10 £60,000 +9.09%
Gloucester - 10 £30,000 -
Letchworth - 9 £42,500 -
Nottingham +13 8 £48,750 -2.50%

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PMP.

1 1141 (83.84%) PRINCE2
2 951 (69.88%) Project Management
3 903 (66.35%) PMI Certification
4 624 (45.85%) Finance
5 466 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
6 409 (30.05%) Degree
7 340 (24.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 248 (18.22%) ITIL
9 221 (16.24%) Scrum
10 190 (13.96%) PMI
11 180 (13.23%) PRINCE
12 176 (12.93%) Oracle
13 172 (12.64%) Risk Management
13 172 (12.64%) Microsoft
14 170 (12.49%) Retail
15 168 (12.34%) Service Delivery
16 166 (12.20%) CRM
17 165 (12.12%) Change Management
18 161 (11.83%) MS Excel
19 158 (11.61%) Continuous Improvement
20 147 (10.80%) Programme Management
21 139 (10.21%) SQL
21 139 (10.21%) Waterfall
22 134 (9.85%) Data Centre
23 133 (9.77%) Banking
24 129 (9.48%) Computer Science
25 127 (9.33%) Line Management
25 127 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
25 127 (9.33%) MS Project
26 125 (9.18%) Telecoms

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (1.32%) WebSphere
2 13 (0.96%) SharePoint
3 12 (0.88%) SAS
4 6 (0.44%) CMS
4 6 (0.44%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.37%) Confluence
5 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.37%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.22%) IIS
7 2 (0.15%) Apache
7 2 (0.15%) Documentum
7 2 (0.15%) Drupal
7 2 (0.15%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle UPK
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.15%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.073%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.073%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.073%) WordPress
Applications
1 161 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 127 (9.33%) MS Project
3 47 (3.45%) MS Office
4 31 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (1.76%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.22%) OrCAD
7 2 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (0.88%) SAP FI
5 11 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
6 10 (0.73%) SAP GRC
7 8 (0.59%) Unit4 Business World
8 7 (0.51%) Primavera
9 6 (0.44%) SAP Business One
9 6 (0.44%) SAP hybris
10 4 (0.29%) Bankmaster
10 4 (0.29%) BPCS
11 3 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.22%) Infor CRM
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
11 3 (0.22%) SAP HCM
11 3 (0.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 78 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (4.78%) IaaS
4 59 (4.34%) SaaS
5 58 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
6 57 (4.19%) PaaS
7 9 (0.66%) Office 365
8 7 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.29%) Force.com
9 4 (0.29%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.29%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.22%) GitHub
10 3 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.15%) Veeva
12 1 (0.073%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.073%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.073%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.073%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.16%) Internet
1 43 (3.16%) WAN
2 28 (2.06%) LAN
3 21 (1.54%) Firewall
3 21 (1.54%) VoIP
4 20 (1.47%) SAN
5 11 (0.81%) VPN
5 11 (0.81%) Wireless
6 10 (0.73%) DHCP
7 9 (0.66%) Broadband
8 8 (0.59%) Intranet
9 7 (0.51%) DNS
9 7 (0.51%) MPLS
10 5 (0.37%) HTTP
10 5 (0.37%) NAS
10 5 (0.37%) SMS
10 5 (0.37%) SMTP
10 5 (0.37%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.37%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (7.49%) SQL Server
2 57 (4.19%) DB2
2 57 (4.19%) MySQL
3 38 (2.79%) Big Data
4 33 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (1.98%) Relational Database
6 25 (1.84%) QlikView
7 14 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (0.59%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.37%) SAP BI
10 4 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.29%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.29%) GIS
10 4 (0.29%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.22%) Power BI
12 2 (0.15%) HDInsight
12 2 (0.15%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (2.06%) JIRA
2 5 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.15%) Gerrit
3 2 (0.15%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.15%) Grunt
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.073%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.073%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.073%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.073%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.073%) Toad
4 1 (0.073%) VersionOne
General
1 624 (45.85%) Finance
2 170 (12.49%) Retail
3 133 (9.77%) Banking
4 125 (9.18%) Telecoms
5 83 (6.10%) Publishing
6 76 (5.58%) Advertising
7 72 (5.29%) Marketing
8 57 (4.19%) Manufacturing
9 52 (3.82%) Investment Banking
10 50 (3.67%) Front Office
11 36 (2.65%) Back Office
11 36 (2.65%) Legal
12 27 (1.98%) Billing
13 18 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (1.10%) Retail Banking
15 11 (0.81%) French Language
16 9 (0.66%) Law
16 9 (0.66%) Spanish Language
17 8 (0.59%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 869 (63.85%) Project Manager
2 176 (12.93%) IT Manager
3 175 (12.86%) Senior Manager
4 157 (11.54%) Senior Project Manager
5 154 (11.32%) IT Project Manager
6 120 (8.82%) Software Project Manager
7 110 (8.08%) Analyst
8 79 (5.80%) Programme Manager
9 73 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
10 72 (5.29%) Business Analyst
11 65 (4.78%) Agile Project Manager
11 65 (4.78%) Architect
12 60 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
13 57 (4.19%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 56 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 54 (3.97%) Technical Manager
16 51 (3.75%) Consultant
16 51 (3.75%) SAP Manager
17 49 (3.60%) Delivery Manager
18 46 (3.38%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (5.36%) .NET
2 34 (2.50%) HTML
3 30 (2.20%) Web Services
4 24 (1.76%) XML
5 11 (0.81%) Node.js
6 10 (0.73%) CSS
7 8 (0.59%) J2EE
8 6 (0.44%) SAP Basis
9 5 (0.37%) REST
10 4 (0.29%) AngularJS
10 4 (0.29%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.22%) COM
11 3 (0.22%) Java EE
11 3 (0.22%) Middleware
11 3 (0.22%) SAP PI
11 3 (0.22%) XSL
12 2 (0.15%) HTML5
12 2 (0.15%) JSTL
12 2 (0.15%) RESTful
12 2 (0.15%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 190 (13.96%) PMI
2 134 (9.85%) Data Centre
3 129 (9.48%) Computer Science
4 127 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
5 64 (4.70%) CMDB
6 42 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 40 (2.94%) Management Information System
8 34 (2.50%) Fintech
9 33 (2.42%) Virtual Team
10 25 (1.84%) Driving Licence
11 19 (1.40%) FMCG
12 14 (1.03%) Life Science
12 14 (1.03%) Social Media
12 14 (1.03%) User Experience
13 12 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
14 10 (0.73%) Mathematics
15 9 (0.66%) Blackberry
16 8 (0.59%) Equities
17 7 (0.51%) Credit Risk
17 7 (0.51%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 36 (2.65%) Windows
2 18 (1.32%) Linux
3 16 (1.18%) Android
4 13 (0.96%) Apple iOS
4 13 (0.96%) CentOS
4 13 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (0.81%) FreeBSD
6 10 (0.73%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.66%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.44%) Unix
10 5 (0.37%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.29%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.22%) Solaris
13 1 (0.073%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.073%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1141 (83.84%) PRINCE2
2 951 (69.88%) Project Management
3 466 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
4 340 (24.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 248 (18.22%) ITIL
6 221 (16.24%) Scrum
7 180 (13.23%) PRINCE
8 172 (12.64%) Risk Management
9 168 (12.34%) Service Delivery
10 166 (12.20%) CRM
11 165 (12.12%) Change Management
12 158 (11.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 147 (10.80%) Programme Management
14 139 (10.21%) Waterfall
15 127 (9.33%) Line Management
16 125 (9.18%) Presales
16 125 (9.18%) Service Management
17 113 (8.30%) ERP
18 112 (8.23%) Business Analysis
19 110 (8.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 139 (10.21%) SQL
2 57 (4.19%) Java
3 53 (3.89%) C#
4 29 (2.13%) C
5 21 (1.54%) C++
6 16 (1.18%) Python
7 14 (1.03%) Shell Script
8 12 (0.88%) Perl
9 11 (0.81%) Ruby
9 11 (0.81%) VB
10 10 (0.73%) JavaScript
10 10 (0.73%) Scala
11 9 (0.66%) ABAP
12 6 (0.44%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.37%) VBScript
14 4 (0.29%) PHP
14 4 (0.29%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.29%) VBA
15 3 (0.22%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.22%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 903 (66.35%) PMI Certification
2 409 (30.05%) Degree
3 113 (8.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 104 (7.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 90 (6.61%) ISEB
6 56 (4.11%) APMP
7 26 (1.91%) Security Cleared
8 18 (1.32%) PgMP
9 14 (1.03%) CISA
9 14 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (0.96%) CISSP
11 12 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.73%) ACCA
12 10 (0.73%) CCNA
13 7 (0.51%) MBA
13 7 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.51%) MOS
14 6 (0.44%) MCSA
14 6 (0.44%) PhD
15 5 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (7.20%) QA
2 21 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 17 (1.25%) PMBOK
4 14 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.96%) SLA
6 12 (0.88%) MiFID
6 12 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.81%) ISO 14001
8 10 (0.73%) EMIR
8 10 (0.73%) P3O
9 9 (0.66%) ISO 9000
10 8 (0.59%) GxP
10 8 (0.59%) Solvency II
11 7 (0.51%) PCI DSS
12 6 (0.44%) COBIT
13 2 (0.15%) COSO
13 2 (0.15%) FATCA
13 2 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.15%) SSAE 16
14 1 (0.073%) TickIT
System Software
1 72 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (4.19%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.81%) XenServer
5 6 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.37%) KVM
7 4 (0.29%) Docker
7 4 (0.29%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.29%) vSphere
8 3 (0.22%) Firmware
9 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.15%) Samba
9 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.073%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 57 (4.19%) SCVMM
2 13 (0.96%) Ansible
2 13 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (0.96%) Puppet
3 7 (0.51%) MOM
4 6 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.29%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.22%) Nagios
7 2 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.15%) Rancher
7 2 (0.15%) Sysdig
7 2 (0.15%) vRealize
8 1 (0.073%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.073%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.073%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.073%) SCCM
Vendors
1 176 (12.93%) Oracle
2 172 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 110 (8.08%) SAP
4 89 (6.54%) VMware
5 84 (6.17%) Cisco
6 75 (5.51%) HP
7 67 (4.92%) Juniper
8 66 (4.85%) EMC
9 65 (4.78%) CheckPoint
10 62 (4.56%) Citrix
10 62 (4.56%) IBM
11 59 (4.34%) BMC
12 57 (4.19%) NetApp
13 23 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (1.03%) Red Hat
15 13 (0.96%) JD Edwards
16 12 (0.88%) Infor
17 11 (0.81%) Cognizant
17 11 (0.81%) Huawei
17 11 (0.81%) NetSuite
North West England
Mint
Salary: £60000 - £73000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 minutes ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £63,000
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £63,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £63,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 to £70,000 plus attractive benefits and extensive career progr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 to £60,000 plus bonus etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 7 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 95,000 + bonus (20-30%) + pension + healthcare + life insuranc
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + plus car/car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
aap3
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Sqs Group (Uk) Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Dependant on experience (plus benefi
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Seadrill Management
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 14 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum 25 days holiday + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago