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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 444 427 438
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing PMP 571 565 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.53% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 1.97% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 392 433 481
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,138 £42,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,100 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%

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
30957 28649 33381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.85% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24129 23451 28087
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -23 531 £60,000 - 76
London -38 259 £62,500 -2.72% 34
South East +16 120 £56,250 +6.63% 17
City of London +24 65 £62,500 +4.16% 12
Berkshire +50 58 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Reading +25 34 £55,000 -8.33% 1
East of England -24 33 £55,000 -3.08% 8
North West -13 32 £67,500 +42.10% 7
South West -27 24 £49,500 -10.00% 7
Yorkshire -44 22 £54,250 -1.36% 1
East Midlands +11 21 £52,500 +1.94% 1
Cheshire -9 20 £67,500 +92.85% 3
Scotland -23 19 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire -7 17 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Bristol -8 16 £46,500 -15.45% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 15 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Surrey -2 13 £52,500 -4.54% 9
South Yorkshire -11 13 £51,750 -13.75%
West Midlands -21 13 £56,500 -13.07% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 12 £39,500 -39.23% 4
Essex +11 10 £71,250 +90.00% 2
Warwickshire +16 9 £56,500 -13.07%
Barnsley +2 9 - -
Glasgow -9 9 £50,000 -16.66%
Cambridge -18 9 £39,000 -40.00% 3
Lincolnshire - 9 - -
Oxfordshire +7 7 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Basildon +5 7 £72,500 +93.33% 2
Liverpool +16 6 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Merseyside +12 6 £70,000 +7.69% 1

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 1169 (94.73%) PMI Certification
2 925 (74.96%) PRINCE2
2 925 (74.96%) Project Management
3 550 (44.57%) Finance
4 309 (25.04%) Degree
5 290 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
6 253 (20.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 204 (16.53%) PMI
8 201 (16.29%) MS Project
9 167 (13.53%) Microsoft
10 162 (13.13%) ITIL
11 159 (12.88%) Programme Management
12 157 (12.72%) MS Office
13 155 (12.56%) Telecoms
14 152 (12.32%) Change Management
15 151 (12.24%) Risk Management
16 150 (12.16%) MS Excel
17 135 (10.94%) Retail
18 127 (10.29%) Scrum
19 125 (10.13%) PRINCE
20 120 (9.72%) CRM
20 120 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
21 112 (9.08%) Project Planning
22 110 (8.91%) Six Sigma
23 109 (8.83%) Waterfall
24 105 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
25 102 (8.27%) Marketing
25 102 (8.27%) Oracle
26 100 (8.10%) SAP
27 99 (8.02%) Banking

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.54%) CMS
3 16 (1.30%) Tomcat
4 11 (0.89%) WebLogic
5 10 (0.81%) MS Project Server
6 9 (0.73%) IIS
7 8 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (0.49%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.24%) Confluence
10 3 (0.24%) Apache
11 2 (0.16%) Documentum
11 2 (0.16%) Lync
12 1 (0.081%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.081%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.081%) SAS
12 1 (0.081%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.081%) FileNet
Applications
1 201 (16.29%) MS Project
2 157 (12.72%) MS Office
3 150 (12.16%) MS Excel
4 71 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 64 (5.19%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.41%) CATIA
8 2 (0.16%) Mingle
9 1 (0.081%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 32 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.81%) Maximo
7 7 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.41%) Sage 200
9 4 (0.32%) SAP BPC
9 4 (0.32%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.32%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.32%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.32%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.32%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.32%) SAP MM
9 4 (0.32%) Agresso
9 4 (0.32%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.24%) WebTrends
10 3 (0.24%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.03%) SaaS
2 9 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.41%) Force.com
4 4 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.081%) PaaS
5 1 (0.081%) Office 365
5 1 (0.081%) Taleo
5 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.11%) Radio Access Network
2 24 (1.94%) Internet
3 19 (1.54%) Wireless
4 18 (1.46%) Unified Communications
5 17 (1.38%) HTTP
6 11 (0.89%) Firewall
6 11 (0.89%) SAN
6 11 (0.89%) IP Telephony
7 10 (0.81%) Network Security
7 10 (0.81%) OpenLDAP
7 10 (0.81%) VoIP
7 10 (0.81%) LDAP
8 7 (0.57%) FTP
9 6 (0.49%) LAN
9 6 (0.49%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.49%) DWDM
10 5 (0.41%) VPN
10 5 (0.41%) WAN
10 5 (0.41%) SDH
11 4 (0.32%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (1.05%) Oracle Exadata
2 13 (1.05%) Oracle Database
3 9 (0.73%) MySQL
4 6 (0.49%) SQL Server
4 6 (0.49%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.24%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.24%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.16%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.16%) DB2
7 1 (0.081%) OLAP
7 1 (0.081%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.081%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.081%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.081%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.081%) Essbase
7 1 (0.081%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (2.19%) JIRA
2 4 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.24%) Redmine
3 3 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.16%) Toad
4 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.081%) ERwin
5 1 (0.081%) QALoad
5 1 (0.081%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 550 (44.57%) Finance
2 155 (12.56%) Telecoms
3 135 (10.94%) Retail
4 102 (8.27%) Marketing
5 99 (8.02%) Banking
6 79 (6.40%) Manufacturing
7 78 (6.32%) Legal
8 38 (3.08%) French Language
9 37 (3.00%) Investment Banking
10 36 (2.92%) Advertising
11 33 (2.67%) Billing
12 32 (2.59%) Front Office
13 31 (2.51%) Publishing
14 26 (2.11%) Back Office
15 23 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
16 20 (1.62%) Retail Banking
17 19 (1.54%) Czech Language
18 18 (1.46%) Law
19 17 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
20 13 (1.05%) German Language
Job Titles
1 783 (63.45%) Project Manager
2 121 (9.81%) Senior Manager
3 103 (8.35%) IT Project Manager
4 100 (8.10%) Senior Project Manager
5 97 (7.86%) Programme Manager
6 95 (7.70%) Analyst
7 80 (6.48%) Business Analyst
8 48 (3.89%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 45 (3.65%) Infrastructure Manager
9 45 (3.65%) Agile Project Manager
10 42 (3.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 40 (3.24%) Technical Manager
12 38 (3.08%) Consultant
12 38 (3.08%) Delivery Manager
13 35 (2.84%) Technical Project Manager
14 31 (2.51%) Business Manager
15 30 (2.43%) Project Analyst
16 29 (2.35%) Applications Manager
17 25 (2.03%) SAP Manager
18 23 (1.86%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (3.97%) .NET
2 17 (1.38%) J2EE
2 17 (1.38%) HTML
3 16 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (1.05%) Middleware
5 12 (0.97%) XML
6 11 (0.89%) HTML5
7 10 (0.81%) WebSockets
8 7 (0.57%) Web Services
9 6 (0.49%) CSS
10 5 (0.41%) COM
11 4 (0.32%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.32%) Visualforce
12 3 (0.24%) LAMP
12 3 (0.24%) XSLT
12 3 (0.24%) XHTML
12 3 (0.24%) JSF
12 3 (0.24%) Ajax
13 2 (0.16%) EDI
13 2 (0.16%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 204 (16.53%) PMI
2 120 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (6.97%) Management Information System
4 70 (5.67%) Computer Science
5 36 (2.92%) FMCG
6 22 (1.78%) User Experience
7 21 (1.70%) Learning Management System
8 19 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.05%) Credit Risk
9 13 (1.05%) Derivative
9 13 (1.05%) E-Learning
10 12 (0.97%) GIS
11 11 (0.89%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.81%) SWIFT
12 10 (0.81%) Digital Media
12 10 (0.81%) SCORM
12 10 (0.81%) Life Science
12 10 (0.81%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.65%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.57%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 49 (3.97%) Windows
2 33 (2.67%) Linux
3 22 (1.78%) Solaris
4 15 (1.22%) UNIX
5 9 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.24%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.24%) Android
9 2 (0.16%) VMS
10 1 (0.081%) CentOS
10 1 (0.081%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.081%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 925 (74.96%) PRINCE2
1 925 (74.96%) Project Management
2 290 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
3 253 (20.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 162 (13.13%) ITIL
5 159 (12.88%) Programme Management
6 152 (12.32%) Change Management
7 151 (12.24%) Risk Management
8 127 (10.29%) Scrum
9 125 (10.13%) PRINCE
10 120 (9.72%) CRM
11 112 (9.08%) Project Planning
12 110 (8.91%) Six Sigma
13 109 (8.83%) Waterfall
14 105 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
15 98 (7.94%) Business Analysis
16 84 (6.81%) Migration
17 80 (6.48%) Coaching
18 75 (6.08%) E-Commerce
18 75 (6.08%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 46 (3.73%) Java
2 41 (3.32%) SQL
3 38 (3.08%) C
4 12 (0.97%) C#
5 9 (0.73%) PHP
6 6 (0.49%) C++
7 4 (0.32%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.32%) Apex Code
8 3 (0.24%) Perl
8 3 (0.24%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.081%) Python
9 1 (0.081%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.081%) Ruby
9 1 (0.081%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1169 (94.73%) PMI Certification
2 309 (25.04%) Degree
3 68 (5.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 59 (4.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 48 (3.89%) APMP
6 32 (2.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 32 (2.59%) MBA
7 27 (2.19%) Security Cleared
8 24 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (1.70%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 18 (1.46%) SC Cleared
11 17 (1.38%) ISEB
12 15 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 11 (0.89%) CAPM
14 9 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (0.65%) CCNA
15 8 (0.65%) PgMP
16 7 (0.57%) CISM
16 7 (0.57%) CBAP
17 6 (0.49%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.05%) QA
2 35 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (2.35%) ISO 14001
4 23 (1.86%) SLA
5 21 (1.70%) Solvency II
6 19 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.97%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.81%) P3O
9 8 (0.65%) Basel II
10 7 (0.57%) EMIR
10 7 (0.57%) CRD IV
11 6 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.32%) Basel III
13 3 (0.24%) GxP
13 3 (0.24%) GAMP
14 2 (0.16%) MiFID
15 1 (0.081%) ISO 8583
15 1 (0.081%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.081%) GAAP
15 1 (0.081%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.81%) NFS
3 5 (0.41%) vSphere
3 5 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (0.41%) vCloud
4 4 (0.32%) KVM
5 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.16%) EMC TimeFinder
1 2 (0.16%) SCCM
2 1 (0.081%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.081%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.081%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.081%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 167 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 102 (8.27%) Oracle
3 100 (8.10%) SAP
4 32 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (2.51%) Cisco
6 27 (2.19%) VMware
7 24 (1.94%) IBM
8 21 (1.70%) Huawei
9 19 (1.54%) Minitab
10 18 (1.46%) Citrix
11 13 (1.05%) Sage
12 12 (0.97%) Juniper
12 12 (0.97%) Sun
12 12 (0.97%) NetSuite
13 11 (0.89%) HP
14 10 (0.81%) JBoss
14 10 (0.81%) Siebel
14 10 (0.81%) Cognizant
15 8 (0.65%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.65%) Primavera
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £58500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £85000 Per Annum Bonus, car scheme, health insuranc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Car allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health Care
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum 15% Bonus- Private healthcare and Pe
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Addlestone, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Addlestone, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £30,000 to £39,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago