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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 394 438 493
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +55
Permanent jobs citing PMP 702 602 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.53% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.37% 1.96% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 490 435 357
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £80,700 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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
29644 30676 30153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.40% 27.18% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23286 24384 24383
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 30 March 2015 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 30 March 2015. 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 +65 666 £57,500 -4.16% 85
London -7 296 £60,000 -11.11% 52
South East +58 190 £51,000 -2.85% 7
City of London +36 94 £65,000 -7.14% 22
Berkshire +32 76 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Reading +44 64 £61,000 -25.60%
East Midlands +37 45 £50,000 +8.69% 4
North West +23 35 £52,500 +16.66% 6
East of England +17 31 £57,500 +15.00% 7
West Midlands -9 30 £57,500 -11.53% 2
Manchester +20 26 £50,000 +16.68% 2
West Sussex +24 24 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Surrey +12 24 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 20 £48,750 +5.97% 1
Nottingham +1 19 £48,750 +5.97% 1
Hampshire -13 19 £45,000 -10.00%
Middlesex +26 18 £51,000 +2.00%
South West -20 18 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Coventry - 16 £60,000 -
Bristol +1 15 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 14 £50,000 -31.03%
Yorkshire +5 12 £45,000 +15.38% 5
Northamptonshire +6 11 £52,500 -22.22% 1
Romford +5 11 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Hertfordshire 0 10 £56,250 - 1
Derbyshire +24 9 - - 1
Milton Keynes +1 9 £50,000 -3.84%
Essex -6 9 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Northampton +11 8 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Wales -3 8 £50,000 +9.58%

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1315 (93.33%) PMI Certification
2 1105 (78.42%) PRINCE2
3 1032 (73.24%) Project Management
4 682 (48.40%) Finance
5 410 (29.10%) Degree
6 380 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
7 379 (26.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 254 (18.03%) Telecoms
9 217 (15.40%) Banking
10 215 (15.26%) PMI
11 208 (14.76%) ITIL
12 189 (13.41%) MS Excel
13 186 (13.20%) Waterfall
14 181 (12.85%) Programme Management
15 179 (12.70%) MS Project
15 179 (12.70%) Microsoft
16 146 (10.36%) Risk Management
17 144 (10.22%) PRINCE
18 140 (9.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 131 (9.30%) Retail
20 129 (9.16%) Scrum
21 128 (9.08%) SAP
22 126 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
23 124 (8.80%) Change Management
24 122 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
25 116 (8.23%) CRM
26 111 (7.88%) Oracle
27 104 (7.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
28 101 (7.17%) ERP
29 95 (6.74%) Management Information System

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.28%) IIS
3 11 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (0.50%) CMS
4 7 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (0.50%) MS Project Server
5 6 (0.43%) JBoss
5 6 (0.43%) Apache
5 6 (0.43%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.21%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.14%) Confluence
7 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.14%) CloudStack
7 2 (0.14%) SAS
7 2 (0.14%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.14%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.071%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.071%) FileNet
Applications
1 189 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 179 (12.70%) MS Project
3 63 (4.47%) MS Office
4 61 (4.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 44 (3.12%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.35%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.21%) Mingle
8 1 (0.071%) SPSS
8 1 (0.071%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 25 (1.77%) SAP BPC
2 22 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.92%) SAP FI
4 11 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.71%) SAP SD
5 10 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (0.71%) SAP CO
5 10 (0.71%) ResourceLink
5 10 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.57%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.57%) Agresso
7 7 (0.50%) SAP MM
7 7 (0.50%) FLEXCUBE
7 7 (0.50%) Temenos T24
7 7 (0.50%) Finacle
8 6 (0.43%) SAP Retail
8 6 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.43%) SAP SCM
9 5 (0.35%) SAP PM
9 5 (0.35%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.56%) SaaS
2 20 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.71%) Office 365
4 8 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.50%) IaaS
6 4 (0.28%) PaaS
7 2 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.071%) Yammer
8 1 (0.071%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.76%) Wireless
2 23 (1.63%) Internet
2 23 (1.63%) LAN
3 18 (1.28%) FTP
3 18 (1.28%) SAN
4 17 (1.21%) WAN
5 16 (1.14%) DNS
6 15 (1.06%) DWDM
7 14 (0.99%) TCP/IP
8 13 (0.92%) VoIP
8 13 (0.92%) Firewall
9 11 (0.78%) DSL
9 11 (0.78%) SMTP
9 11 (0.78%) DHCP
9 11 (0.78%) HTTP
10 8 (0.57%) Unified Communications
11 7 (0.50%) Intranet
11 7 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (2.77%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (1.63%) SAP BI
4 18 (1.28%) MySQL
4 18 (1.28%) Hadoop
5 16 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (0.99%) Oracle Database
6 14 (0.99%) Oracle Exadata
6 14 (0.99%) Big Data
6 14 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (0.85%) Relational Database
8 10 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (0.64%) MS Access
9 9 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.57%) Cognos Impromptu
11 6 (0.43%) SAP BW
11 6 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (1.35%) JIRA
2 11 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (0.71%) SpecFlow
4 9 (0.64%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.21%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.21%) Calabash
6 3 (0.21%) Selenium
6 3 (0.21%) Xcode
6 3 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.14%) QADirector
7 2 (0.14%) ERwin
7 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.14%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.071%) Subversion
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle APEX
General
1 682 (48.40%) Finance
2 254 (18.03%) Telecoms
3 217 (15.40%) Banking
4 131 (9.30%) Retail
5 83 (5.89%) Manufacturing
6 70 (4.97%) Marketing
7 56 (3.97%) Investment Banking
8 52 (3.69%) Legal
9 50 (3.55%) Billing
10 45 (3.19%) Back Office
11 40 (2.84%) Retail Banking
12 38 (2.70%) Front Office
13 32 (2.27%) Advertising
14 26 (1.85%) Financial Institution
15 17 (1.21%) Automotive
16 16 (1.14%) Games
17 15 (1.06%) Publishing
17 15 (1.06%) Electronics
18 12 (0.85%) Law
18 12 (0.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 861 (61.11%) Project Manager
2 133 (9.44%) Senior Manager
3 126 (8.94%) Programme Manager
4 118 (8.37%) Senior Project Manager
5 86 (6.10%) Consultant
6 77 (5.46%) IT Project Manager
7 76 (5.39%) Delivery Manager
8 64 (4.54%) Analyst
8 64 (4.54%) SAP Manager
9 61 (4.33%) Infrastructure Manager
10 58 (4.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 49 (3.48%) Technical Manager
11 49 (3.48%) Business Manager
12 44 (3.12%) Agile Project Manager
13 43 (3.05%) Technical Project Manager
14 40 (2.84%) SAP Project Manager
14 40 (2.84%) Applications Manager
15 38 (2.70%) Business Analyst
15 38 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
16 33 (2.34%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (3.83%) .NET
2 17 (1.21%) Web Services
3 15 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (0.92%) SOAP
5 12 (0.85%) Middleware
6 10 (0.71%) Flash
7 9 (0.64%) XML
7 9 (0.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 8 (0.57%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.43%) REST
10 5 (0.35%) HTML
11 4 (0.28%) CSS
11 4 (0.28%) J2EE
12 3 (0.21%) Android SDK
12 3 (0.21%) iOS SDK
13 2 (0.14%) libvirt
13 2 (0.14%) SAP PI
13 2 (0.14%) SAP Basis
14 1 (0.071%) Ajax
14 1 (0.071%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 215 (15.26%) PMI
2 122 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 60 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 32 (2.27%) FMCG
6 25 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (1.77%) Derivative
7 21 (1.49%) Data Integration
8 19 (1.35%) Mobile App
9 16 (1.14%) Digital Media
10 13 (0.92%) NHS
11 12 (0.85%) Open Source
12 11 (0.78%) User Experience
12 11 (0.78%) Credit Risk
12 11 (0.78%) Market Risk
13 10 (0.71%) Internet of Things
14 9 (0.64%) e-Health
15 8 (0.57%) GIS
16 7 (0.50%) Clustering
17 6 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 70 (4.97%) Windows
2 26 (1.85%) Linux
3 22 (1.56%) UNIX
4 21 (1.49%) Solaris
5 18 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (0.85%) Android
7 12 (0.85%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.50%) CentOS
9 7 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.28%) Scientific Linux
11 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1105 (78.42%) PRINCE2
2 1032 (73.24%) Project Management
3 380 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
4 379 (26.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 208 (14.76%) ITIL
6 186 (13.20%) Waterfall
7 181 (12.85%) Programme Management
8 146 (10.36%) Risk Management
9 144 (10.22%) PRINCE
10 129 (9.16%) Scrum
11 126 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 124 (8.80%) Change Management
13 116 (8.23%) CRM
14 101 (7.17%) ERP
15 91 (6.46%) User Acceptance Testing
16 83 (5.89%) Business Intelligence
16 83 (5.89%) Business Transformation
17 82 (5.82%) People Management
18 81 (5.75%) Six Sigma
19 78 (5.54%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 58 (4.12%) SQL
2 39 (2.77%) Java
3 34 (2.41%) C
4 11 (0.78%) PL/SQL
5 9 (0.64%) PowerShell
6 8 (0.57%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.35%) ABAP
8 4 (0.28%) Python
8 4 (0.28%) Perl
8 4 (0.28%) Ruby
8 4 (0.28%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.21%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.14%) PHP
10 2 (0.14%) C#
11 1 (0.071%) C++
11 1 (0.071%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1315 (93.33%) PMI Certification
2 410 (29.10%) Degree
3 140 (9.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 104 (7.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 42 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
6 30 (2.13%) APMP
7 29 (2.06%) Security Cleared
8 18 (1.28%) ISEB
9 14 (0.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 11 (0.78%) CCNA
10 11 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.78%) PgMP
10 11 (0.78%) MBA
11 10 (0.71%) CAPM
11 10 (0.71%) DV Cleared
12 9 (0.64%) MAPM
12 9 (0.64%) APMG
13 7 (0.50%) CISA
14 5 (0.35%) HND
14 5 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.68%) QA
2 31 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (1.63%) ISO 14001
4 23 (1.63%) Solvency II
5 22 (1.56%) SLA
6 21 (1.49%) PMBOK
7 12 (0.85%) CRD IV
7 12 (0.85%) ISO 9000
8 7 (0.50%) COBIT
8 7 (0.50%) FINREP
9 6 (0.43%) COREP
9 6 (0.43%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.28%) P3O
11 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.14%) FATCA
12 2 (0.14%) EMIR
12 2 (0.14%) MiFID
12 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.14%) AIFMD
System Software
1 16 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (0.35%) Firmware
5 4 (0.28%) NFS
6 3 (0.21%) KVM
7 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.14%) vCloud
8 1 (0.071%) UAG
8 1 (0.071%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (0.57%) SCCM
2 5 (0.35%) SCOM
2 5 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.28%) Puppet
3 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.21%) Netcool
5 2 (0.14%) RTView
6 1 (0.071%) OpenView
6 1 (0.071%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.071%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 179 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 128 (9.08%) SAP
3 111 (7.88%) Oracle
4 37 (2.63%) ION Trading
5 33 (2.34%) Cisco
6 27 (1.92%) Citrix
7 23 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 23 (1.63%) VMware
8 22 (1.56%) IBM
9 20 (1.42%) Huawei
10 17 (1.21%) Juniper
11 16 (1.14%) Cognos
12 14 (0.99%) Sun
13 13 (0.92%) Teradata
14 11 (0.78%) Red Hat
15 10 (0.71%) Hyperion
15 10 (0.71%) BMC
15 10 (0.71%) Ab Initio
16 9 (0.64%) BT
16 9 (0.64%) NetSuite
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 hours ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum +bonus +beneifts
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 20% package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + £7200 car allowance + 15% bonus +
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: MARKET RATE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50k - £85k + Car allowance + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + Big 4 benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000-£55,000+ COMPETITIVE package
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + (doe/neg, corporate benefits)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60 - 90k plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago