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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 404 434 463
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +29
Permanent jobs citing PMP 704 559 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.51% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.26% 1.92% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 513 445 414
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +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
31096 29130 32721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.29% 26.78% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24587 23777 27213
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 £26,500 £27,500 £26,826
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +47 662 £60,000 +4.34% 84
London +11 298 £62,500 - 44
South East +53 162 £62,500 +13.63% 7
Berkshire +42 66 £61,250 +22.50% 3
City of London +42 65 £65,000 +8.33% 14
South West +6 48 £50,000 -9.09% 10
East of England -5 47 £61,500 +11.81% 6
North West -8 38 £67,500 +37.75% 4
Reading +28 37 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Surrey +10 34 £65,000 +18.18% 1
East Midlands +14 22 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Cheshire -5 22 £70,000 +55.55%
Hampshire -10 20 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Scotland -5 19 £58,750 +17.50% 7
West Midlands -19 19 £56,500 -13.07% 1
Essex +17 18 £65,000 - 2
Bristol +1 18 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Yorkshire -53 16 £52,500 -4.54% 9
Oxfordshire +25 15 £42,500 -22.72%
Buckinghamshire -6 15 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire - 15 £50,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire 0 14 £45,000 -30.76% 4
Basildon +19 12 £67,500 - 2
Manchester -2 12 £52,500 +7.14% 3
Warwickshire +13 11 £58,000 -10.76%
Warrington -4 10 £69,250 -
Oxford - 10 £55,750 -
West Sussex +6 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Cambridge -14 9 £39,000 -40.00% 3
Hertfordshire -15 9 £60,000 +9.09%

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1202 (93.69%) PMI Certification
2 973 (75.84%) PRINCE2
3 972 (75.76%) Project Management
4 543 (42.32%) Finance
5 342 (26.66%) Degree
6 313 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
7 251 (19.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 210 (16.37%) PMI
9 193 (15.04%) ITIL
10 189 (14.73%) MS Project
11 185 (14.42%) Telecoms
12 171 (13.33%) Microsoft
13 157 (12.24%) MS Excel
14 149 (11.61%) Change Management
15 144 (11.22%) Risk Management
16 141 (10.99%) MS Office
16 141 (10.99%) Programme Management
17 134 (10.44%) Scrum
18 126 (9.82%) Waterfall
19 124 (9.66%) CRM
20 121 (9.43%) PRINCE
21 119 (9.28%) SAP
22 115 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
23 113 (8.81%) Marketing
24 112 (8.73%) Oracle
25 110 (8.57%) Six Sigma
25 110 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
26 107 (8.34%) Retail
27 104 (8.11%) Banking
28 101 (7.87%) Project Planning

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.40%) Tomcat
2 18 (1.40%) CMS
3 14 (1.09%) IIS
3 14 (1.09%) JBoss
4 11 (0.86%) MS Project Server
5 8 (0.62%) WebLogic
6 7 (0.55%) Apache
7 6 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.23%) Confluence
10 2 (0.16%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.16%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.16%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.16%) FileNet
10 2 (0.16%) Documentum
11 1 (0.078%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.078%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 189 (14.73%) MS Project
2 157 (12.24%) MS Excel
3 141 (10.99%) MS Office
4 74 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 65 (5.07%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.47%) CATIA
7 2 (0.16%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.16%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 26 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.55%) Agresso
6 7 (0.55%) SAP BPC
6 7 (0.55%) SAP PLM
7 6 (0.47%) SAP IS-U
7 6 (0.47%) Maximo
8 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.23%) SAP MDM
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.16%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.16%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.64%) SaaS
2 11 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.47%) Force.com
4 5 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.31%) IaaS
6 2 (0.16%) Office 365
7 1 (0.078%) PaaS
7 1 (0.078%) Taleo
7 1 (0.078%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.03%) Internet
2 25 (1.95%) Radio Access Network
3 23 (1.79%) Wireless
4 19 (1.48%) HTTP
4 19 (1.48%) Unified Communications
5 16 (1.25%) LAN
5 16 (1.25%) SAN
6 14 (1.09%) WAN
7 13 (1.01%) VoIP
8 11 (0.86%) TCP/IP
8 11 (0.86%) Firewall
9 9 (0.70%) IP Telephony
9 9 (0.70%) FTP
10 8 (0.62%) DHCP
10 8 (0.62%) LDAP
10 8 (0.62%) DNS
10 8 (0.62%) OpenLDAP
11 7 (0.55%) Network Security
11 7 (0.55%) VPN
11 7 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (1.33%) SQL Server
3 16 (1.25%) MySQL
4 11 (0.86%) Relational Database
5 10 (0.78%) Oracle Database
5 10 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
5 10 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.47%) SAP BI
7 6 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.39%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.23%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.16%) DB2
10 2 (0.16%) Big Data
11 1 (0.078%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.078%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.078%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.078%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.078%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 27 (2.10%) JIRA
2 5 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.23%) Redmine
3 3 (0.23%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.16%) Toad
4 2 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.078%) QALoad
General
1 543 (42.32%) Finance
2 185 (14.42%) Telecoms
3 113 (8.81%) Marketing
4 107 (8.34%) Retail
5 104 (8.11%) Banking
6 77 (6.00%) Manufacturing
7 75 (5.85%) Legal
8 42 (3.27%) Billing
9 34 (2.65%) French Language
10 32 (2.49%) Publishing
11 31 (2.42%) Advertising
12 23 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (1.64%) Investment Banking
14 19 (1.48%) Law
15 18 (1.40%) German Language
16 17 (1.33%) Back Office
17 16 (1.25%) Automotive
17 16 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
18 15 (1.17%) Czech Language
19 12 (0.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 817 (63.68%) Project Manager
2 128 (9.98%) Senior Manager
3 119 (9.28%) Programme Manager
4 107 (8.34%) IT Project Manager
5 105 (8.18%) Senior Project Manager
6 74 (5.77%) Analyst
7 61 (4.75%) Business Analyst
8 58 (4.52%) Consultant
9 55 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 49 (3.82%) Technical Manager
11 47 (3.66%) SAP Manager
12 44 (3.43%) Agile Project Manager
13 43 (3.35%) Infrastructure Manager
14 41 (3.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 41 (3.20%) Technical Project Manager
15 39 (3.04%) Delivery Manager
16 35 (2.73%) Business Manager
17 30 (2.34%) Applications Manager
18 28 (2.18%) Software Manager
19 27 (2.10%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (4.29%) .NET
2 16 (1.25%) XML
3 13 (1.01%) HTML
3 13 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (1.01%) Web Services
4 10 (0.78%) Middleware
5 9 (0.70%) J2EE
5 9 (0.70%) HTML5
6 8 (0.62%) WebSockets
7 7 (0.55%) SOAP
8 6 (0.47%) COM
8 6 (0.47%) REST
9 5 (0.39%) Visualforce
10 4 (0.31%) CSS
11 2 (0.16%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.16%) XSD
11 2 (0.16%) libvirt
12 1 (0.078%) XSLT
12 1 (0.078%) XHTML
12 1 (0.078%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 210 (16.37%) PMI
2 115 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (7.09%) Management Information System
4 63 (4.91%) Computer Science
5 40 (3.12%) FMCG
6 28 (2.18%) User Experience
7 24 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (1.64%) Learning Management System
9 14 (1.09%) Mathematics
10 13 (1.01%) Mobile App
11 11 (0.86%) Life Science
11 11 (0.86%) E-Learning
11 11 (0.86%) NHS
12 10 (0.78%) SWIFT
13 9 (0.70%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.70%) Clustering
13 9 (0.70%) Derivative
14 8 (0.62%) SCORM
14 8 (0.62%) Credit Risk
14 8 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (4.13%) Windows
2 40 (3.12%) Linux
3 20 (1.56%) UNIX
4 17 (1.33%) Solaris
5 10 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.31%) CentOS
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.31%) Scientific Linux
8 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.23%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.23%) Android
10 2 (0.16%) VMS
11 1 (0.078%) AIX
11 1 (0.078%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 973 (75.84%) PRINCE2
2 972 (75.76%) Project Management
3 313 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (19.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 193 (15.04%) ITIL
6 149 (11.61%) Change Management
7 144 (11.22%) Risk Management
8 141 (10.99%) Programme Management
9 134 (10.44%) Scrum
10 126 (9.82%) Waterfall
11 124 (9.66%) CRM
12 121 (9.43%) PRINCE
13 110 (8.57%) Six Sigma
13 110 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 101 (7.87%) Project Planning
15 91 (7.09%) Business Analysis
16 82 (6.39%) Coaching
17 79 (6.16%) E-Commerce
18 77 (6.00%) ERP
19 74 (5.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (4.05%) SQL
2 41 (3.20%) Java
3 32 (2.49%) C
4 11 (0.86%) C#
5 5 (0.39%) PHP
5 5 (0.39%) Apex Code
6 4 (0.31%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.31%) Python
6 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.31%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.31%) Perl
6 4 (0.31%) C++
7 2 (0.16%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.078%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.078%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1202 (93.69%) PMI Certification
2 342 (26.66%) Degree
3 92 (7.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 55 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 54 (4.21%) APMP
6 28 (2.18%) Security Cleared
7 27 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (2.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 23 (1.79%) MBA
10 20 (1.56%) ISEB
11 17 (1.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 14 (1.09%) SC Cleared
13 12 (0.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 9 (0.70%) CAPM
14 9 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (0.62%) CCNA
16 7 (0.55%) SAP Certification
16 7 (0.55%) CBAP
17 6 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
17 6 (0.47%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.51%) QA
2 35 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (2.26%) ISO 14001
4 25 (1.95%) SLA
5 16 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (1.09%) Solvency II
7 11 (0.86%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.70%) P3O
9 8 (0.62%) Basel II
10 4 (0.31%) Basel III
11 3 (0.23%) CRD IV
11 3 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.23%) GxP
11 3 (0.23%) GAMP
12 2 (0.16%) EMIR
12 2 (0.16%) BS25999
13 1 (0.078%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.078%) COBIT
13 1 (0.078%) MiFID
13 1 (0.078%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.94%) NFS
4 7 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (0.55%) vCloud
4 7 (0.55%) KVM
5 5 (0.39%) vSphere
6 4 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.31%) Puppet
1 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.23%) SCCM
3 1 (0.078%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.078%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 171 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 119 (9.28%) SAP
3 112 (8.73%) Oracle
4 35 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
5 32 (2.49%) VMware
5 32 (2.49%) Citrix
6 31 (2.42%) Cisco
7 23 (1.79%) Huawei
8 20 (1.56%) IBM
9 18 (1.40%) ION Trading
10 15 (1.17%) Minitab
10 15 (1.17%) NetSuite
10 15 (1.17%) Juniper
11 14 (1.09%) Red Hat
12 12 (0.94%) HP
13 11 (0.86%) Sun
13 11 (0.86%) Sage
13 11 (0.86%) Cognizant
14 9 (0.70%) Siebel
15 7 (0.55%) Hyperion
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £110,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + extensive package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £43,000 to £55,000 per annum + COMPETITIVE package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + £10k bonus + healthcare + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £37,250 to £55,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Greencore Group
Salary: Excellent salary + bonus, Family Health care plan
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £35,319 - £41,553 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Addlestone, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £35,319-£41,553 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum cash package plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago