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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 412 437 405
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -32
Permanent jobs citing PMP 632 651 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.66% 2.24% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 440 503 572
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%

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
23716 29090 31602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.84% 27.36% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18732 23035 25333
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 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 +51 618 £62,500 +8.69% 43
London +77 344 £65,000 +4.00% 21
South East +29 109 £56,000 -2.60% 8
Berkshire +40 60 £67,500 +17.39% 3
West Midlands +33 60 £49,000 -30.00% 1
City of London +14 51 £60,000 -2.43% 8
Reading +31 44 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Birmingham - 36 £52,500 -
East Midlands +9 31 £43,750 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire +42 30 £62,500 +13.63% 2
East of England +22 28 £66,250 +47.22% 3
North West -59 20 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Nottingham +9 19 £40,000 +3.22%
Nottinghamshire 0 19 £40,000 +3.22%
Surrey +16 18 £58,000 +22.10%
Hertfordshire +11 16 £68,750 +25.00% 1
Watford +1 15 £67,500 +22.72%
South West +6 13 £57,500 - 3
Hull - 11 £62,500 - 1
East Yorkshire - 11 £62,500 - 1
Hampshire -7 10 £49,500 -13.91% 3
Manchester -24 10 £52,500 +40.00% 2
West Yorkshire +35 9 £52,500 +40.00%
Somerset - 9 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire +25 8 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 8 £72,500 +70.58% 1
Merseyside -22 8 - - 2
Liverpool -31 8 - - 2
Street - 8 - -
Derbyshire +19 7 £42,500 -

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 1151 (86.09%) PRINCE2
2 1023 (76.51%) Project Management
3 821 (61.41%) PMI Certification
4 658 (49.21%) Finance
5 425 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
6 397 (29.69%) Degree
7 314 (23.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 272 (20.34%) Retail
9 254 (19.00%) ITIL
10 207 (15.48%) MS Excel
11 202 (15.11%) PMI
12 190 (14.21%) Microsoft
13 186 (13.91%) Scrum
14 184 (13.76%) Service Delivery
15 182 (13.61%) Programme Management
16 176 (13.16%) CRM
17 172 (12.86%) Data Centre
18 170 (12.72%) Oracle
19 169 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
20 167 (12.49%) QA
21 157 (11.74%) Service Management
22 144 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
23 140 (10.47%) Change Management
23 140 (10.47%) MS Project
24 139 (10.40%) SDLC
25 135 (10.10%) Presales
26 129 (9.65%) Telecoms
26 129 (9.65%) Software Engineering
27 127 (9.50%) SQL
28 126 (9.42%) Risk Management

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 59 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.57%) WebSphere
3 13 (0.97%) Confluence
3 13 (0.97%) IIS
4 7 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.37%) SAS
6 4 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.30%) OpenEdge
7 3 (0.22%) CMS
7 3 (0.22%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.15%) Apache
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.075%) Documentum
9 1 (0.075%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.075%) LiveLink
Applications
1 207 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 140 (10.47%) MS Project
3 65 (4.86%) MS Office
4 40 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (2.84%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.37%) CATIA
8 4 (0.30%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 42 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (1.05%) Primavera
5 13 (0.97%) SAP FI
6 12 (0.90%) Bankmaster
7 10 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (0.67%) BPCS
8 9 (0.67%) CA PPM
8 9 (0.67%) Finacle
8 9 (0.67%) Misys Equation
8 9 (0.67%) Temenos T24
9 8 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
10 7 (0.52%) SAP GRC
11 4 (0.30%) Teamcenter
12 3 (0.22%) SAP Business One
12 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
13 2 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
13 2 (0.15%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 76 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (4.04%) IaaS
4 53 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
5 52 (3.89%) PaaS
6 43 (3.22%) SaaS
7 20 (1.50%) Office 365
8 5 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.30%) Yammer
10 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.22%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.15%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.075%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.075%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.075%) Force.com
12 1 (0.075%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.075%) Route 53
12 1 (0.075%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.075%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.22%) Internet
2 33 (2.47%) WAN
3 31 (2.32%) Firewall
4 16 (1.20%) LAN
5 15 (1.12%) Wireless
6 14 (1.05%) DNS
6 14 (1.05%) Intranet
7 12 (0.90%) VoIP
8 11 (0.82%) DHCP
8 11 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (0.60%) SAN
10 7 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
10 7 (0.52%) VLAN
11 6 (0.45%) VoLTE
11 6 (0.45%) VoWiFi
11 6 (0.45%) WebEx
12 5 (0.37%) MPLS
13 4 (0.30%) Broadband
13 4 (0.30%) FTP
13 4 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 52 (3.89%) DB2
2 52 (3.89%) MySQL
3 17 (1.27%) QlikView
4 16 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (0.90%) Relational Database
6 11 (0.82%) Big Data
7 10 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (0.60%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.30%) GIS
10 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.15%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.075%) EDMS
12 1 (0.075%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.075%) MS Access
12 1 (0.075%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (1.80%) JIRA
2 11 (0.82%) Hudson
3 2 (0.15%) Grunt
4 1 (0.075%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.075%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.075%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.075%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.075%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.075%) VersionOne
General
1 658 (49.21%) Finance
2 272 (20.34%) Retail
3 129 (9.65%) Telecoms
4 101 (7.55%) Publishing
5 82 (6.13%) Banking
6 53 (3.96%) Legal
6 53 (3.96%) Marketing
7 50 (3.74%) Manufacturing
8 38 (2.84%) Advertising
9 30 (2.24%) Billing
10 23 (1.72%) French Language
11 21 (1.57%) Back Office
11 21 (1.57%) Front Office
11 21 (1.57%) Law
12 18 (1.35%) Retail Banking
13 16 (1.20%) Financial Institution
13 16 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.90%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.90%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 786 (58.79%) Project Manager
2 186 (13.91%) IT Manager
3 158 (11.82%) IT Project Manager
4 141 (10.55%) Senior Manager
5 124 (9.27%) Senior Project Manager
6 116 (8.68%) Programme Manager
7 101 (7.55%) Software Project Manager
8 74 (5.53%) Agile Project Manager
9 70 (5.24%) Analyst
10 67 (5.01%) Architect
11 50 (3.74%) SAP Manager
11 50 (3.74%) Software Manager
12 46 (3.44%) Technical Manager
13 43 (3.22%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 43 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
14 42 (3.14%) Infrastructure Manager
15 40 (2.99%) Technical Project Manager
16 38 (2.84%) Development Manager
16 38 (2.84%) Finance Manager
17 37 (2.77%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (3.74%) .NET
2 34 (2.54%) HTML
3 31 (2.32%) XML
4 28 (2.09%) Web Services
5 16 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 11 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (0.67%) CSS
8 7 (0.52%) XSL
9 6 (0.45%) SAP Basis
10 5 (0.37%) REST
10 5 (0.37%) SAP Fiori
11 4 (0.30%) Flash
11 4 (0.30%) HTML5
12 3 (0.22%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.22%) EDI
13 2 (0.15%) Apache POI
13 2 (0.15%) CSS3
13 2 (0.15%) Java EE
13 2 (0.15%) Node.js
13 2 (0.15%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 202 (15.11%) PMI
2 172 (12.86%) Data Centre
3 144 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
4 115 (8.60%) Computer Science
5 72 (5.39%) CMDB
6 63 (4.71%) Management Information System
7 54 (4.04%) Virtual Team
8 30 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.80%) FMCG
10 17 (1.27%) Fintech
11 13 (0.97%) Driving Licence
12 9 (0.67%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
12 9 (0.67%) Online Banking
12 9 (0.67%) Visualisation
13 8 (0.60%) Blackberry
13 8 (0.60%) Life Science
14 7 (0.52%) EPoS
14 7 (0.52%) User Experience
14 7 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (2.47%) Windows
2 17 (1.27%) Android
3 16 (1.20%) Linux
4 15 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.67%) Windows 10
5 9 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.60%) Windows Phone
6 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.52%) Unix
7 7 (0.52%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.37%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.30%) CentOS
9 4 (0.30%) FreeBSD
9 4 (0.30%) VMS
9 4 (0.30%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.22%) Solaris
10 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1151 (86.09%) PRINCE2
2 1023 (76.51%) Project Management
3 425 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
4 314 (23.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 254 (19.00%) ITIL
6 186 (13.91%) Scrum
7 184 (13.76%) Service Delivery
8 182 (13.61%) Programme Management
9 176 (13.16%) CRM
10 169 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 157 (11.74%) Service Management
12 140 (10.47%) Change Management
13 139 (10.40%) SDLC
14 135 (10.10%) Presales
15 129 (9.65%) Software Engineering
16 126 (9.42%) Risk Management
17 124 (9.27%) Line Management
18 120 (8.98%) Waterfall
19 109 (8.15%) PRINCE
20 105 (7.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 127 (9.50%) SQL
2 47 (3.52%) Java
3 38 (2.84%) C#
4 24 (1.80%) C
5 14 (1.05%) VB
6 13 (0.97%) JavaScript
7 10 (0.75%) C++
8 9 (0.67%) Perl
9 8 (0.60%) VBScript
10 6 (0.45%) ABAP
11 5 (0.37%) Python
12 4 (0.30%) AWK
12 4 (0.30%) Korn
12 4 (0.30%) PHP
12 4 (0.30%) Ruby
12 4 (0.30%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.30%) VBA
13 3 (0.22%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.22%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 821 (61.41%) PMI Certification
2 397 (29.69%) Degree
3 86 (6.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 81 (6.06%) ISEB
5 72 (5.39%) APMP
6 59 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 33 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (2.47%) Security Cleared
8 29 (2.17%) CCNA
9 24 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (1.20%) CISSP
11 15 (1.12%) ACCA
12 13 (0.97%) CISA
12 13 (0.97%) MBA
13 11 (0.82%) SC Cleared
14 10 (0.75%) PgMP
15 9 (0.67%) CAPM
15 9 (0.67%) MCSA
15 9 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (12.49%) QA
2 29 (2.17%) SLA
3 23 (1.72%) MiFID
4 22 (1.65%) ISO 9001
5 21 (1.57%) ISO 14001
6 12 (0.90%) P3O
7 11 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.82%) PMBOK
8 9 (0.67%) ISO 9000
8 9 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.37%) COBIT
9 5 (0.37%) EMIR
9 5 (0.37%) GxP
9 5 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
9 5 (0.37%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.22%) FATCA
11 2 (0.15%) TickIT
12 1 (0.075%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.075%) BS25999
12 1 (0.075%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (3.89%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.52%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.30%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.30%) XenServer
5 3 (0.22%) Firmware
5 3 (0.22%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.22%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.22%) vSphere
6 2 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 52 (3.89%) SCVMM
2 6 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.37%) MOM
4 4 (0.30%) Ansible
4 4 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.30%) Puppet
4 4 (0.30%) SCCM
4 4 (0.30%) WMI
5 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.15%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.075%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 190 (14.21%) Microsoft
2 170 (12.72%) Oracle
3 117 (8.75%) SAP
4 96 (7.18%) Cisco
4 96 (7.18%) HP
5 73 (5.46%) IBM
6 72 (5.39%) CheckPoint
6 72 (5.39%) Juniper
7 68 (5.09%) VMware
8 57 (4.26%) Citrix
9 54 (4.04%) EMC
10 53 (3.96%) BMC
11 52 (3.89%) NetApp
12 25 (1.87%) JD Edwards
13 24 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
14 23 (1.72%) F5
15 21 (1.57%) Planview
16 20 (1.50%) Brocade
16 20 (1.50%) Fortinet
17 16 (1.20%) NetSuite
London
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 27.5 day hol + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Home Based
Pertemps IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + car allowance + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent PLUS 30% BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £60000 per annum + healthcare, life insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefit and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Omni RMS
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £57047.00 - £60513.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 20 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago