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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 433 441 461
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs citing PMP 696 707 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.64% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.47% 2.31% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 511 487 479
Average salary £60,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.21% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,800 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
28135 30622 32695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.22% 27.58% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22653 23934 26174
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 0 654 £62,500 +8.69% 56
London +47 368 £65,000 +8.33% 31
South East -16 118 £55,000 +7.84% 9
City of London +26 72 £65,000 +4.00% 8
West Midlands -11 40 £50,000 -16.66% 3
South West +17 35 £53,750 +7.50%
Berkshire -24 35 £60,000 +4.34% 4
East Midlands -20 33 £50,000 - 2
North West +17 32 £38,500 -16.75% 5
Hampshire +23 26 £70,000 +55.55%
Surrey +6 25 £67,500 +22.72% 3
Reading -7 25 £58,750 -9.61% 1
Nottinghamshire +12 23 £50,000 - 1
Nottingham +14 22 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham +1 20 £55,000 - 2
Bristol 0 20 £45,500 -9.00%
Scotland +3 18 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Manchester +7 17 £41,000 -18.00% 5
East of England -6 16 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Edinburgh +19 12 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Yorkshire +8 11 £49,750 +13.71% 2
Cheshire +34 10 £32,500 -23.52%
West Sussex -26 10 £42,500 -10.52%
West Yorkshire +14 9 £47,250 -0.52%
Northamptonshire +8 9 £55,000 +10.00%
Swindon +3 9 £65,000 -
Wiltshire +2 9 £65,000 -
Warrington +23 8 - -
Buckinghamshire +11 8 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Crawley +1 8 £42,500 -32.00%

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1284 (98.39%) PMI Certification
2 1088 (83.37%) PRINCE2
3 900 (68.97%) Project Management
4 624 (47.82%) Finance
5 399 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
6 376 (28.81%) Degree
7 264 (20.23%) ITIL
8 253 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 204 (15.63%) PMI
10 192 (14.71%) PRINCE
11 179 (13.72%) Change Management
12 176 (13.49%) Risk Management
13 175 (13.41%) Microsoft
14 173 (13.26%) Scrum
15 171 (13.10%) Programme Management
16 161 (12.34%) Waterfall
17 155 (11.88%) CRM
18 150 (11.49%) Oracle
19 147 (11.26%) MS Excel
20 140 (10.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 136 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 131 (10.04%) Continuous Improvement
23 123 (9.43%) MS Project
24 122 (9.35%) SDLC
25 121 (9.27%) Retail
26 116 (8.89%) Line Management
27 112 (8.58%) Banking
28 111 (8.51%) ERP
29 110 (8.43%) Service Delivery
30 107 (8.20%) Analytical Skills

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 9 (0.69%) CMS
2 9 (0.69%) SAS
3 7 (0.54%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (0.46%) NetWeaver
4 6 (0.46%) Node.js
5 5 (0.38%) Confluence
5 5 (0.38%) JBoss
5 5 (0.38%) MS Project Server
5 5 (0.38%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.31%) Apache
6 4 (0.31%) nginx
6 4 (0.31%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.31%) TWiki
7 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.15%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 147 (11.26%) MS Excel
2 123 (9.43%) MS Project
3 64 (4.90%) MS Office
4 38 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (2.45%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.23%) OrCAD
7 2 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
5 12 (0.92%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.69%) Primavera
7 8 (0.61%) Oracle FAH
8 7 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
8 7 (0.54%) SAP Bank Analyzer
8 7 (0.54%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (0.46%) Bankmaster
9 6 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.46%) SAP Business One
10 5 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
11 3 (0.23%) GoldMine
11 3 (0.23%) SAP SCM
11 3 (0.23%) Workday HCM
12 2 (0.15%) Documaker
12 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (3.45%) IaaS
3 43 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
4 40 (3.07%) PaaS
5 31 (2.38%) SaaS
6 15 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.69%) Office 365
8 7 (0.54%) GitHub
9 6 (0.46%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.31%) Force.com
10 4 (0.31%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.15%) Veeva
11 2 (0.15%) Yammer
12 1 (0.077%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.077%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.45%) Internet
2 27 (2.07%) WAN
3 18 (1.38%) LAN
4 17 (1.30%) VoIP
5 12 (0.92%) Firewall
6 11 (0.84%) Unified Communications
7 10 (0.77%) Intranet
8 8 (0.61%) DHCP
8 8 (0.61%) DNS
8 8 (0.61%) VLAN
9 7 (0.54%) Wireless
10 5 (0.38%) 2G
10 5 (0.38%) 3G
10 5 (0.38%) SMS
10 5 (0.38%) VoLTE
10 5 (0.38%) VoWiFi
11 4 (0.31%) HTTP
11 4 (0.31%) LTE
11 4 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
11 4 (0.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 53 (4.06%) Big Data
3 44 (3.37%) MySQL
4 40 (3.07%) DB2
5 37 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
7 23 (1.76%) Data Mining
7 23 (1.76%) Relational Database
8 13 (1.00%) SAP BW
9 12 (0.92%) GIS
9 12 (0.92%) RDBMS
10 11 (0.84%) SAP BI
11 7 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (0.46%) SAP HANA
12 6 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (1.84%) JIRA
2 7 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.38%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.31%) Bugzilla
5 4 (0.31%) GitLab
5 4 (0.31%) Maven
5 4 (0.31%) Subversion
5 4 (0.31%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.15%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.15%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.15%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.077%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.077%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.077%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.077%) Toad
7 1 (0.077%) VersionOne
General
1 624 (47.82%) Finance
2 121 (9.27%) Retail
3 112 (8.58%) Banking
4 98 (7.51%) Telecoms
5 83 (6.36%) Marketing
6 81 (6.21%) Advertising
7 55 (4.21%) Publishing
8 48 (3.68%) Manufacturing
9 45 (3.45%) Investment Banking
9 45 (3.45%) Legal
10 39 (2.99%) Front Office
11 31 (2.38%) Billing
12 29 (2.22%) Back Office
13 15 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.84%) French Language
14 11 (0.84%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.69%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.69%) German Language
16 7 (0.54%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 794 (60.84%) Project Manager
2 159 (12.18%) Senior Manager
3 151 (11.57%) IT Manager
4 134 (10.27%) Senior Project Manager
5 126 (9.66%) IT Project Manager
6 105 (8.05%) Programme Manager
7 100 (7.66%) Software Project Manager
8 95 (7.28%) Analyst
9 93 (7.13%) Infrastructure Manager
10 82 (6.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 58 (4.44%) Business Analyst
12 57 (4.37%) Consultant
13 56 (4.29%) Agile Project Manager
14 52 (3.98%) Architect
15 50 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
16 45 (3.45%) SAP Manager
17 42 (3.22%) Technical Manager
18 40 (3.07%) ERP Manager
19 38 (2.91%) Portfolio Manager
19 38 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (4.21%) .NET
2 23 (1.76%) Web Services
3 14 (1.07%) HTML
4 11 (0.84%) J2EE
5 9 (0.69%) CSS
5 9 (0.69%) Java EE
6 5 (0.38%) SAP Basis
7 4 (0.31%) LAMP
7 4 (0.31%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (0.31%) MCollective
7 4 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (0.31%) Sensu
7 4 (0.31%) XML
8 3 (0.23%) COM
8 3 (0.23%) Middleware
8 3 (0.23%) SAP PI
9 2 (0.15%) RESTful
9 2 (0.15%) SOAP
9 2 (0.15%) Visualforce
9 2 (0.15%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 204 (15.63%) PMI
2 107 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 86 (6.59%) Computer Science
5 59 (4.52%) Management Information System
6 41 (3.14%) CMDB
7 35 (2.68%) Smart Meter
8 31 (2.38%) Driving Licence
9 29 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (1.99%) User Experience
11 21 (1.61%) Credit Risk
12 20 (1.53%) Economics
12 20 (1.53%) Fintech
12 20 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
13 18 (1.38%) Market Risk
14 14 (1.07%) Mobile App
15 13 (1.00%) FMCG
16 12 (0.92%) Life Science
16 12 (0.92%) Social Media
17 10 (0.77%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 38 (2.91%) Windows
2 14 (1.07%) Linux
2 14 (1.07%) Windows Server
3 10 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (0.77%) Unix
4 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (0.54%) Android
6 6 (0.46%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.46%) CentOS
6 6 (0.46%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.46%) Windows 8
6 6 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.38%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.31%) FreeBSD
8 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.23%) Solaris
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1088 (83.37%) PRINCE2
2 900 (68.97%) Project Management
3 399 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
4 264 (20.23%) ITIL
5 253 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 192 (14.71%) PRINCE
7 179 (13.72%) Change Management
8 176 (13.49%) Risk Management
9 173 (13.26%) Scrum
10 171 (13.10%) Programme Management
11 161 (12.34%) Waterfall
12 155 (11.88%) CRM
13 131 (10.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 122 (9.35%) SDLC
15 116 (8.89%) Line Management
16 111 (8.51%) ERP
17 110 (8.43%) Service Delivery
18 89 (6.82%) Service Management
19 86 (6.59%) Business Analysis
19 86 (6.59%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 89 (6.82%) SQL
2 27 (2.07%) Java
3 23 (1.76%) C#
4 17 (1.30%) C
5 16 (1.23%) C++
6 12 (0.92%) Python
7 9 (0.69%) Perl
8 8 (0.61%) ABAP
8 8 (0.61%) PowerShell
8 8 (0.61%) Ruby
9 7 (0.54%) Bash Shell
9 7 (0.54%) Shell Script
9 7 (0.54%) VB
9 7 (0.54%) VBScript
10 5 (0.38%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.38%) Scala
11 4 (0.31%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.15%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.15%) PHP
12 2 (0.15%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 1284 (98.39%) PMI Certification
2 376 (28.81%) Degree
3 140 (10.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 136 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 71 (5.44%) APMP
6 68 (5.21%) ISEB
7 32 (2.45%) Security Cleared
8 29 (2.22%) CITP
9 18 (1.38%) PgMP
10 12 (0.92%) CISA
10 12 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (0.84%) APMG
11 11 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.69%) CISSP
12 9 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.61%) SC Cleared
14 7 (0.54%) MBA
15 6 (0.46%) CCNP
15 6 (0.46%) CISM
15 6 (0.46%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.60%) QA
2 40 (3.07%) ISO 9001
3 14 (1.07%) EMIR
4 13 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.92%) COBIT
5 12 (0.92%) SLA
6 11 (0.84%) Solvency II
7 10 (0.77%) P3O
7 10 (0.77%) PMBOK
8 9 (0.69%) MiFID
9 8 (0.61%) ISO 9000
9 8 (0.61%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.46%) FATCA
11 5 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.23%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.15%) BS25999
13 2 (0.15%) COSO
13 2 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.15%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 60 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.46%) Docker
3 6 (0.46%) Terminal Services
3 6 (0.46%) vSphere
4 4 (0.31%) iptables
4 4 (0.31%) LXC
4 4 (0.31%) OpenSSH
4 4 (0.31%) Sendmail
4 4 (0.31%) Squid
4 4 (0.31%) Varnish
4 4 (0.31%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.31%) XenServer
5 3 (0.23%) KVM
6 2 (0.15%) Samba
6 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.077%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 40 (3.07%) SCVMM
2 10 (0.77%) Puppet
3 6 (0.46%) Ansible
3 6 (0.46%) Backup Exec
3 6 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.31%) Graphite
4 4 (0.31%) logstash
4 4 (0.31%) systemd
5 3 (0.23%) Nagios
6 2 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.15%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.15%) vRealize
7 1 (0.077%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.077%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.077%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 175 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 150 (11.49%) Oracle
3 105 (8.05%) SAP
4 69 (5.29%) VMware
5 56 (4.29%) Cisco
6 52 (3.98%) HP
6 52 (3.98%) IBM
7 49 (3.75%) EMC
8 48 (3.68%) Citrix
9 42 (3.22%) BMC
10 41 (3.14%) CheckPoint
10 41 (3.14%) Juniper
11 40 (3.07%) NetApp
12 28 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.07%) NetSuite
14 12 (0.92%) Cognizant
15 10 (0.77%) Ericsson
15 10 (0.77%) Huawei
15 10 (0.77%) Nokia
15 10 (0.77%) Red Hat
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £44K plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus 12-15%, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 -£90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £63,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £63,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £63,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £26,550 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Bens + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
HP
Posted: 7 days ago