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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 378 436 504
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +68
Permanent jobs citing PMP 777 594 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.54% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 1.98% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 573 460 387
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 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%

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
31999 29947 32812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.78% 26.98% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25677 23968 27487
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,700 £65,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +48 722 £60,000 +9.09% 74
London +25 320 £60,250 +4.78% 33
South East +40 188 £62,500 +16.27% 10
Berkshire +59 79 £60,000 +20.00% 2
City of London +39 66 £65,000 +13.04% 14
South West +26 57 £50,000 -13.04% 10
East of England +14 54 £62,500 +13.63% 10
Reading +35 41 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Surrey 0 35 £62,500 -10.71% 3
North West -10 31 £68,750 +29.10% 6
Scotland +11 26 £50,000 +31.57% 5
Gloucestershire - 26 £50,000 - 5
West Midlands +6 25 £50,000 -21.87% 2
Hampshire -20 25 £53,500 +7.00% 2
East Midlands +19 22 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Essex +16 22 £67,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 22 £70,000 +37.25%
Basildon +21 17 £70,000 - 1
Manchester -12 17 £67,500 +37.75% 3
Oxfordshire +16 15 £42,500 -29.16%
Cambridgeshire +1 15 £45,000 -27.12% 1
Bristol -2 15 £50,000 -37.50% 3
Edinburgh -5 15 £50,000 +51.51% 1
Havant +7 12 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Cheshire -1 12 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Yorkshire -46 12 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Warwickshire +9 11 £58,000 -1.27%
Hertfordshire -12 11 £62,500 +13.63% 7
Bracknell - 11 £65,000 -
Oxford +19 10 £55,750 -7.08%

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1266 (93.57%) PMI Certification
2 1037 (76.64%) PRINCE2
3 1014 (74.94%) Project Management
4 611 (45.16%) Finance
5 390 (28.82%) Degree
6 302 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
7 273 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 224 (16.56%) Telecoms
9 223 (16.48%) ITIL
10 221 (16.33%) PMI
11 191 (14.12%) MS Project
12 177 (13.08%) Microsoft
13 171 (12.64%) MS Excel
14 151 (11.16%) Change Management
15 148 (10.94%) Banking
16 146 (10.79%) Programme Management
17 142 (10.50%) PRINCE
18 135 (9.98%) Waterfall
19 134 (9.90%) CRM
20 128 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
21 125 (9.24%) Risk Management
22 123 (9.09%) MS Office
23 120 (8.87%) Oracle
24 118 (8.72%) Six Sigma
25 116 (8.57%) SAP
26 115 (8.50%) Scrum
27 111 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
28 107 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
29 99 (7.32%) Management Information System
30 94 (6.95%) Marketing

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 44 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 22 (1.63%) IIS
3 15 (1.11%) CMS
4 14 (1.03%) MS Project Server
5 9 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (0.44%) JBoss
7 6 (0.44%) Apache
8 5 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.15%) Documentum
9 2 (0.15%) FileNet
9 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.15%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.15%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.074%) Confluence
10 1 (0.074%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.074%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.074%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 191 (14.12%) MS Project
2 171 (12.64%) MS Excel
3 123 (9.09%) MS Office
4 71 (5.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 59 (4.36%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.44%) CATIA
7 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.15%) Mingle
8 2 (0.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 21 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.89%) SAP BPC
3 12 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.74%) ResourceLink
6 9 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.52%) Agresso
7 7 (0.52%) SAP PLM
8 6 (0.44%) Finacle
8 6 (0.44%) Temenos T24
8 6 (0.44%) SAP IS-U
8 6 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.44%) FLEXCUBE
8 6 (0.44%) Maximo
9 5 (0.37%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.22%) SAP MDM
12 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.48%) SaaS
2 16 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.67%) Office 365
4 5 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.37%) Force.com
5 4 (0.30%) IaaS
6 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.074%) PaaS
7 1 (0.074%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.22%) Wireless
2 22 (1.63%) SAN
3 20 (1.48%) Radio Access Network
4 19 (1.40%) Unified Communications
4 19 (1.40%) LAN
5 17 (1.26%) WAN
5 17 (1.26%) DNS
5 17 (1.26%) Internet
5 17 (1.26%) Firewall
6 16 (1.18%) TCP/IP
7 14 (1.03%) HTTP
7 14 (1.03%) VoIP
8 12 (0.89%) DHCP
9 11 (0.81%) SMTP
10 10 (0.74%) Network Security
11 9 (0.67%) FTP
12 8 (0.59%) IP Telephony
12 8 (0.59%) Intranet
12 8 (0.59%) VPN
12 8 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (1.48%) MySQL
4 13 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (0.96%) Oracle Exadata
4 13 (0.96%) Oracle Database
4 13 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 12 (0.89%) SAP BI
6 10 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (0.59%) MS Access
7 8 (0.59%) Cognos Impromptu
8 7 (0.52%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.30%) Big Data
10 4 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.22%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.22%) QlikView
12 2 (0.15%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (1.48%) JIRA
2 5 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (0.30%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.22%) Calabash
4 3 (0.22%) Selenium
4 3 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.22%) Xcode
4 3 (0.22%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.15%) QADirector
5 2 (0.15%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.074%) Redmine
6 1 (0.074%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.074%) QALoad
6 1 (0.074%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.074%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.074%) ERwin
General
1 611 (45.16%) Finance
2 224 (16.56%) Telecoms
3 148 (10.94%) Banking
4 94 (6.95%) Marketing
5 85 (6.28%) Retail
6 83 (6.13%) Manufacturing
7 79 (5.84%) Legal
8 51 (3.77%) Billing
9 29 (2.14%) French Language
10 27 (2.00%) Investment Banking
11 26 (1.92%) Publishing
12 24 (1.77%) Advertising
13 19 (1.40%) Back Office
14 17 (1.26%) Law
14 17 (1.26%) Corporate Banking
14 17 (1.26%) German Language
15 16 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (1.03%) Front Office
16 14 (1.03%) Automotive
17 12 (0.89%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 827 (61.12%) Project Manager
2 139 (10.27%) Senior Manager
3 130 (9.61%) Programme Manager
4 111 (8.20%) Senior Project Manager
5 97 (7.17%) IT Project Manager
6 74 (5.47%) Analyst
7 58 (4.29%) Consultant
7 58 (4.29%) Infrastructure Manager
8 54 (3.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 54 (3.99%) SAP Manager
9 53 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
10 52 (3.84%) Business Analyst
11 49 (3.62%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 48 (3.55%) Technical Manager
13 43 (3.18%) Business Manager
14 40 (2.96%) Agile Project Manager
15 39 (2.88%) Technical Project Manager
16 35 (2.59%) Applications Manager
17 31 (2.29%) Telecoms Project Manager
18 29 (2.14%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (3.77%) .NET
2 16 (1.18%) Web Services
3 15 (1.11%) Middleware
3 15 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (0.74%) XML
5 9 (0.67%) SOAP
6 6 (0.44%) REST
7 5 (0.37%) Visualforce
7 5 (0.37%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.37%) COM
8 3 (0.22%) iOS SDK
8 3 (0.22%) Android SDK
9 2 (0.15%) libvirt
9 2 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.15%) XSD
9 2 (0.15%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.074%) HTML
10 1 (0.074%) J2EE
10 1 (0.074%) EDI
10 1 (0.074%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 221 (16.33%) PMI
2 107 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 56 (4.14%) Computer Science
5 41 (3.03%) FMCG
6 32 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (2.07%) User Experience
8 18 (1.33%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.03%) Mathematics
9 14 (1.03%) NHS
10 13 (0.96%) Clustering
10 13 (0.96%) Derivative
10 13 (0.96%) Learning Management System
11 10 (0.74%) e-Health
11 10 (0.74%) Life Science
12 8 (0.59%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.52%) Social Media
13 7 (0.52%) Kindle
13 7 (0.52%) SWIFT
13 7 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 68 (5.03%) Windows
2 39 (2.88%) Linux
3 31 (2.29%) UNIX
4 22 (1.63%) Solaris
4 22 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.59%) CentOS
7 8 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (0.44%) Android
8 6 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.37%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.30%) Scientific Linux
11 3 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.074%) VMS
12 1 (0.074%) AIX
12 1 (0.074%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1037 (76.64%) PRINCE2
2 1014 (74.94%) Project Management
3 302 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
4 273 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 223 (16.48%) ITIL
6 151 (11.16%) Change Management
7 146 (10.79%) Programme Management
8 142 (10.50%) PRINCE
9 135 (9.98%) Waterfall
10 134 (9.90%) CRM
11 128 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 125 (9.24%) Risk Management
13 118 (8.72%) Six Sigma
14 115 (8.50%) Scrum
15 90 (6.65%) Service Delivery
16 89 (6.58%) People Management
17 85 (6.28%) Mentoring
18 82 (6.06%) Business Analysis
19 81 (5.99%) Coaching
20 79 (5.84%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 69 (5.10%) SQL
2 33 (2.44%) Java
3 28 (2.07%) C
4 9 (0.67%) PowerShell
5 8 (0.59%) Shell Script
6 7 (0.52%) C#
7 5 (0.37%) Apex Code
8 4 (0.30%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.30%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.30%) Perl
8 4 (0.30%) Python
9 3 (0.22%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.15%) PHP
10 2 (0.15%) C++
11 1 (0.074%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1266 (93.57%) PMI Certification
2 390 (28.82%) Degree
3 111 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 67 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 44 (3.25%) APMP
6 35 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
7 28 (2.07%) Security Cleared
8 21 (1.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 21 (1.55%) MBA
9 20 (1.48%) ISEB
10 15 (1.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 14 (1.03%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 11 (0.81%) SC Cleared
13 10 (0.74%) PgMP
13 10 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (0.67%) CCNA
15 8 (0.59%) CAPM
16 7 (0.52%) ISTQB
16 7 (0.52%) SAP Certification
17 6 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.40%) QA
2 43 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (2.73%) ISO 14001
4 32 (2.37%) SLA
5 23 (1.70%) Solvency II
6 20 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.81%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.59%) Basel II
9 3 (0.22%) CRD IV
10 2 (0.15%) BS25999
10 2 (0.15%) Basel III
10 2 (0.15%) GxP
10 2 (0.15%) GAMP
10 2 (0.15%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.15%) COBIT
11 1 (0.074%) MiFID
11 1 (0.074%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.074%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.074%) FATCA
11 1 (0.074%) EMIR
System Software
1 16 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (0.52%) vCloud
3 7 (0.52%) KVM
4 5 (0.37%) vSphere
5 4 (0.30%) Firmware
5 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (0.30%) NFS
6 1 (0.074%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (0.44%) SCCM
2 5 (0.37%) SCOM
2 5 (0.37%) 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 (0.074%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.074%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 177 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 120 (8.87%) Oracle
3 116 (8.57%) SAP
4 42 (3.10%) Cisco
5 40 (2.96%) VMware
6 39 (2.88%) Citrix
7 34 (2.51%) ION Trading
8 31 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (2.22%) Huawei
10 26 (1.92%) Juniper
11 18 (1.33%) Red Hat
12 17 (1.26%) IBM
12 17 (1.26%) NetSuite
13 16 (1.18%) Cognos
14 14 (1.03%) Sun
15 12 (0.89%) HP
15 12 (0.89%) Minitab
16 11 (0.81%) Cognizant
17 9 (0.67%) Sage
18 8 (0.59%) Siebel
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £43,000 to £55,000 per annum + COMPETITIVE package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + extensive package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + extensive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,500 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 20% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago