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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 378 440 490
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +50
Permanent jobs citing PMP 760 577 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.53% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 1.95% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 555 447 413
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.81% +1.00%

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
31098 29633 32739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 27.06% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24921 23376 27486
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 December 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 December 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 +58 697 £60,000 +4.34% 52
London +17 303 £60,000 +4.34% 28
South East +66 182 £62,500 +19.04% 4
Berkshire +49 77 £60,000 +20.00%
City of London +55 69 £65,000 +8.33% 12
East of England +24 57 £62,500 +16.82% 6
South West +25 50 £50,000 -32.20% 4
Reading +30 38 £45,000 -12.19%
Surrey +12 38 £65,000 -7.14% 3
North West +6 35 £64,000 +11.30% 3
Scotland +20 26 £48,750 +28.28%
Gloucestershire - 26 £50,000 -
West Midlands +6 24 £50,000 +4.92% 3
East Midlands +30 23 £55,000 +18.91% 2
Manchester -6 23 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Hampshire -27 23 £35,000 -12.50%
Essex +7 19 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 17 £45,000 -31.81% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 17 £70,000 +37.25%
Hertfordshire -2 16 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Edinburgh +5 15 £47,500 +43.93%
Basildon - 14 £65,000 - 1
Bracknell - 12 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 12 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +14 11 £55,750 -7.08%
Bristol +2 11 £50,000 -37.50% 2
Yorkshire -34 11 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Cambridge +3 10 £39,000 -40.90% 3
Cheshire +2 10 £70,000 +24.44% 2
Watford -11 10 £62,500 +13.63% 1

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1251 (93.99%) PMI Certification
2 1044 (78.44%) PRINCE2
3 990 (74.38%) Project Management
4 634 (47.63%) Finance
5 382 (28.70%) Degree
6 308 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
7 291 (21.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 226 (16.98%) Telecoms
9 220 (16.53%) ITIL
10 209 (15.70%) PMI
11 196 (14.73%) MS Project
12 184 (13.82%) Microsoft
13 178 (13.37%) MS Excel
14 157 (11.80%) Banking
15 156 (11.72%) Change Management
16 149 (11.19%) Programme Management
17 147 (11.04%) Waterfall
18 136 (10.22%) PRINCE
19 127 (9.54%) CRM
20 125 (9.39%) Risk Management
21 121 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 119 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
23 118 (8.87%) Oracle
24 115 (8.64%) SAP
25 112 (8.41%) Six Sigma
26 111 (8.34%) Scrum
27 109 (8.19%) MS Office
28 105 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
29 97 (7.29%) Management Information System
30 93 (6.99%) Manufacturing

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 42 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.58%) IIS
3 14 (1.05%) MS Project Server
4 10 (0.75%) CMS
4 10 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.45%) JBoss
6 6 (0.45%) Apache
7 5 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.15%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.075%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.075%) Confluence
9 1 (0.075%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.075%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.075%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.075%) Documentum
9 1 (0.075%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.075%) FileNet
Applications
1 196 (14.73%) MS Project
2 178 (13.37%) MS Excel
3 109 (8.19%) MS Office
4 71 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 51 (3.83%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.45%) CATIA
7 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.15%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.075%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 19 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (1.35%) SAP BPC
3 15 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.75%) ResourceLink
6 10 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.53%) Agresso
8 7 (0.53%) FLEXCUBE
8 7 (0.53%) Temenos T24
8 7 (0.53%) SAP PLM
8 7 (0.53%) Finacle
9 6 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
9 6 (0.45%) Maximo
10 5 (0.38%) SAP ERP
10 5 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.30%) HFM
12 3 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
1 19 (1.43%) SaaS
2 9 (0.68%) Office 365
3 5 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.38%) Force.com
4 4 (0.30%) IaaS
5 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.075%) PaaS
6 1 (0.075%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.40%) Wireless
2 24 (1.80%) SAN
3 23 (1.73%) LAN
4 20 (1.50%) Unified Communications
5 19 (1.43%) Firewall
5 19 (1.43%) WAN
6 18 (1.35%) TCP/IP
6 18 (1.35%) Internet
7 17 (1.28%) DNS
8 15 (1.13%) VoIP
8 15 (1.13%) Radio Access Network
9 13 (0.98%) HTTP
10 12 (0.90%) DHCP
11 11 (0.83%) SMTP
11 11 (0.83%) Network Security
12 9 (0.68%) FTP
12 9 (0.68%) VPN
13 8 (0.60%) Intranet
13 8 (0.60%) MPLS
13 8 (0.60%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (2.48%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (1.50%) MySQL
4 18 (1.35%) SAP BI
5 13 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (0.83%) Oracle Exadata
7 11 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 11 (0.83%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.60%) MS Access
8 8 (0.60%) Cognos Impromptu
9 7 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.45%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.30%) QlikView
11 4 (0.30%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.30%) Big Data
12 2 (0.15%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.15%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (1.05%) JIRA
2 5 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (0.30%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.23%) Calabash
4 3 (0.23%) Selenium
4 3 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.23%) Xcode
4 3 (0.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.15%) QADirector
6 1 (0.075%) QALoad
6 1 (0.075%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.075%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.075%) ERwin
6 1 (0.075%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.075%) Redmine
6 1 (0.075%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 634 (47.63%) Finance
2 226 (16.98%) Telecoms
3 157 (11.80%) Banking
4 93 (6.99%) Manufacturing
5 90 (6.76%) Marketing
6 78 (5.86%) Retail
7 75 (5.63%) Legal
8 52 (3.91%) Billing
9 33 (2.48%) Investment Banking
10 25 (1.88%) French Language
11 21 (1.58%) Advertising
11 21 (1.58%) Publishing
12 20 (1.50%) Back Office
13 19 (1.43%) German Language
14 18 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
15 16 (1.20%) Law
15 16 (1.20%) Retail Banking
16 15 (1.13%) Automotive
17 13 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.98%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 818 (61.46%) Project Manager
2 139 (10.44%) Senior Manager
3 135 (10.14%) Programme Manager
4 116 (8.72%) Senior Project Manager
5 88 (6.61%) IT Project Manager
6 65 (4.88%) Consultant
7 63 (4.73%) Analyst
7 63 (4.73%) Delivery Manager
8 58 (4.36%) SAP Manager
9 57 (4.28%) Infrastructure Manager
10 53 (3.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 49 (3.68%) Technical Manager
12 48 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 44 (3.31%) Business Analyst
14 41 (3.08%) Applications Manager
15 40 (3.01%) Technical Project Manager
16 39 (2.93%) Agile Project Manager
17 38 (2.85%) Business Manager
18 36 (2.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
19 33 (2.48%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (3.68%) .NET
2 18 (1.35%) Web Services
3 14 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (0.98%) Middleware
5 11 (0.83%) SOAP
6 9 (0.68%) XML
7 6 (0.45%) .NET Framework
7 6 (0.45%) REST
8 5 (0.38%) Visualforce
8 5 (0.38%) COM
9 3 (0.23%) iOS SDK
9 3 (0.23%) Flash
9 3 (0.23%) Android SDK
10 2 (0.15%) libvirt
10 2 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (0.15%) XSD
10 2 (0.15%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.075%) HTML
11 1 (0.075%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 209 (15.70%) PMI
2 105 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (7.29%) Management Information System
4 50 (3.76%) Computer Science
5 38 (2.85%) FMCG
6 29 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (1.73%) User Experience
8 19 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.13%) NHS
10 14 (1.05%) Mathematics
11 13 (0.98%) Derivative
11 13 (0.98%) Clustering
12 12 (0.90%) e-Health
13 10 (0.75%) Digital Media
13 10 (0.75%) Learning Management System
14 9 (0.68%) Life Science
15 7 (0.53%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.45%) Data Integration
16 6 (0.45%) GIS
16 6 (0.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 74 (5.56%) Windows
2 37 (2.78%) Linux
3 32 (2.40%) UNIX
4 24 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (1.65%) Solaris
6 20 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.68%) Android
8 9 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (0.60%) CentOS
10 6 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.30%) Scientific Linux
12 4 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.075%) VMS
14 1 (0.075%) AIX
14 1 (0.075%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1044 (78.44%) PRINCE2
2 990 (74.38%) Project Management
3 308 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
4 291 (21.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 220 (16.53%) ITIL
6 156 (11.72%) Change Management
7 149 (11.19%) Programme Management
8 147 (11.04%) Waterfall
9 136 (10.22%) PRINCE
10 127 (9.54%) CRM
11 125 (9.39%) Risk Management
12 119 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 112 (8.41%) Six Sigma
14 111 (8.34%) Scrum
15 89 (6.69%) Service Delivery
16 84 (6.31%) People Management
17 81 (6.09%) Migration
17 81 (6.09%) Project Planning
18 80 (6.01%) Mentoring
19 79 (5.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 61 (4.58%) SQL
2 31 (2.33%) Java
3 27 (2.03%) C
4 9 (0.68%) PowerShell
5 8 (0.60%) Shell Script
6 6 (0.45%) C#
6 6 (0.45%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.38%) Apex Code
8 4 (0.30%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.30%) Perl
8 4 (0.30%) Python
9 3 (0.23%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.15%) PHP
10 2 (0.15%) C++
11 1 (0.075%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1251 (93.99%) PMI Certification
2 382 (28.70%) Degree
3 121 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 72 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 43 (3.23%) APMP
6 34 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
7 28 (2.10%) Security Cleared
8 22 (1.65%) ISEB
9 18 (1.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 17 (1.28%) MBA
11 15 (1.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 12 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (0.83%) CCNA
13 11 (0.83%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 10 (0.75%) PgMP
14 10 (0.75%) SC Cleared
15 7 (0.53%) SAP Certification
16 6 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
17 5 (0.38%) CAPM
17 5 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.61%) QA
2 38 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (2.40%) ISO 14001
4 30 (2.25%) SLA
5 27 (2.03%) Solvency II
6 20 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.60%) Basel II
8 7 (0.53%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.38%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.23%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.15%) BS25999
11 2 (0.15%) Basel III
11 2 (0.15%) COBIT
12 1 (0.075%) MiFID
12 1 (0.075%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.075%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.075%) FATCA
12 1 (0.075%) P3O
12 1 (0.075%) EMIR
12 1 (0.075%) GAMP
System Software
1 16 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (0.53%) vCloud
3 7 (0.53%) KVM
4 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (0.38%) vSphere
6 4 (0.30%) NFS
6 4 (0.30%) Firmware
7 1 (0.075%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (0.45%) SCCM
2 5 (0.38%) SCOM
2 5 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.30%) Puppet
4 2 (0.15%) RTView
4 2 (0.15%) Netcool
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 184 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 118 (8.87%) Oracle
3 115 (8.64%) SAP
4 49 (3.68%) Cisco
5 40 (3.01%) VMware
6 39 (2.93%) Citrix
7 34 (2.55%) ION Trading
8 29 (2.18%) Huawei
9 27 (2.03%) Juniper
10 25 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (1.43%) Sun
11 19 (1.43%) IBM
12 18 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 18 (1.35%) NetSuite
13 16 (1.20%) Cognos
14 12 (0.90%) HP
15 11 (0.83%) BMC
15 11 (0.83%) Cognizant
16 10 (0.75%) Hyperion
17 9 (0.68%) Sage
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £91000 - £95000 per annum + housing, Healthcare, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + car, bonus, housing allowence
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Experis Ltd
Salary: Up to £70k pkg
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £37,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Good package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £43,000 to £55,000 per annum + COMPETITIVE package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago