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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 448 430 425
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs citing PMP 580 549 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.52% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 1.90% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 391 412 518
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
31403 28879 33391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.98% 27.15% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24333 23456 28266
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -22 537 £60,000 -4.00% 63
London -28 270 £62,500 -3.84% 32
South East +13 118 £55,000 - 14
City of London +12 69 £62,500 -7.40% 12
Berkshire +42 58 £56,250 +2.27% 2
East of England -1 36 £50,000 +1.52% 4
Reading +27 34 £55,000 -8.33%
North West -5 30 £67,000 +48.88% 2
East Midlands -6 24 £58,000 +12.62% 1
Yorkshire -52 23 £55,250 -7.91% 2
Hampshire -7 22 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Scotland -24 19 £67,500 +17.39% 3
South West -25 19 £45,750 -14.88% 4
Cheshire -7 17 £68,500 +95.71%
Bristol -6 15 £45,750 -16.81% 2
South Yorkshire -18 15 £51,750 -20.38% 1
Cambridgeshire -9 14 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Cambridge -7 12 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Barnsley +3 11 - -
West Sussex +2 9 £40,000 -21.95%
Glasgow -13 9 £62,500 +4.16% 2
West Midlands -21 9 £56,500 -13.07% 2
Lincolnshire - 9 - -
Merseyside +15 8 £59,000 -9.23%
Essex +13 8 £70,000 +86.66% 2
Liverpool +10 8 £59,000 -9.23%
Surrey -12 8 £52,500 -17.64% 3
Buckinghamshire -22 8 £47,500 -32.14% 2
Canary Wharf +18 6 £75,000 -3.84%
Oxfordshire -1 6 £47,500 +5.55%

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1136 (94.82%) PMI Certification
2 901 (75.21%) PRINCE2
3 892 (74.46%) Project Management
4 535 (44.66%) Finance
5 290 (24.21%) Degree
6 262 (21.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 198 (16.53%) PMI
8 180 (15.03%) MS Project
9 169 (14.11%) Programme Management
10 156 (13.02%) ITIL
10 156 (13.02%) Microsoft
11 146 (12.19%) Change Management
12 145 (12.10%) Telecoms
13 141 (11.77%) MS Excel
13 141 (11.77%) MS Office
14 139 (11.60%) Retail
15 136 (11.35%) Risk Management
16 126 (10.52%) Agile Software Development
17 125 (10.43%) Scrum
18 124 (10.35%) PRINCE
19 114 (9.52%) CRM
19 114 (9.52%) Project Planning
20 107 (8.93%) Waterfall
21 106 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
22 104 (8.68%) Six Sigma
23 97 (8.10%) SAP
24 96 (8.01%) Banking
25 95 (7.93%) Marketing
25 95 (7.93%) Oracle
26 91 (7.60%) Business Analysis

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 55 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.59%) CMS
3 16 (1.34%) Tomcat
4 11 (0.92%) WebLogic
5 8 (0.67%) IIS
6 7 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.42%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.25%) Apache
9 3 (0.25%) Lync
10 2 (0.17%) FileNet
10 2 (0.17%) Documentum
10 2 (0.17%) SAS
10 2 (0.17%) Confluence
10 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.083%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.083%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.083%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 180 (15.03%) MS Project
2 141 (11.77%) MS Office
2 141 (11.77%) MS Excel
3 68 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 57 (4.76%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.33%) CATIA
7 2 (0.17%) Mingle
8 1 (0.083%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 31 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.75%) Maximo
6 8 (0.67%) SAP CRM
6 8 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (0.67%) SAP FI
6 8 (0.67%) SAP MM
6 8 (0.67%) SAP SD
6 8 (0.67%) SAP CO
6 8 (0.67%) SAP BPC
6 8 (0.67%) Sage 200
7 7 (0.58%) SAP LE
7 7 (0.58%) SAP SCM
7 7 (0.58%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.33%) Agresso
9 3 (0.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.00%) SaaS
2 9 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.33%) IaaS
4 3 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.17%) Force.com
5 2 (0.17%) Office 365
6 1 (0.083%) PaaS
6 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.083%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.09%) Radio Access Network
2 23 (1.92%) Internet
3 17 (1.42%) Wireless
3 17 (1.42%) HTTP
4 16 (1.34%) Unified Communications
5 11 (0.92%) Network Security
5 11 (0.92%) IP Telephony
6 10 (0.83%) Firewall
6 10 (0.83%) SAN
6 10 (0.83%) LDAP
6 10 (0.83%) OpenLDAP
7 8 (0.67%) FTP
8 7 (0.58%) VoIP
9 6 (0.50%) DWDM
10 5 (0.42%) Intranet
10 5 (0.42%) SDH
10 5 (0.42%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.33%) LAN
12 3 (0.25%) 3G
12 3 (0.25%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (1.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (1.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 12 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (0.75%) MySQL
5 7 (0.58%) SQL Server
5 7 (0.58%) SAP BI
6 5 (0.42%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.25%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.17%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.17%) DB2
8 2 (0.17%) OLAP
8 2 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.17%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.083%) DataStage
9 1 (0.083%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.083%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.083%) Essbase
9 1 (0.083%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (2.25%) JIRA
2 3 (0.25%) Toad
2 3 (0.25%) Redmine
2 3 (0.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.17%) ERwin
3 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.083%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.083%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.083%) QALoad
4 1 (0.083%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.083%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.083%) Build Forge
General
1 535 (44.66%) Finance
2 145 (12.10%) Telecoms
3 139 (11.60%) Retail
4 96 (8.01%) Banking
5 95 (7.93%) Marketing
6 72 (6.01%) Legal
6 72 (6.01%) Manufacturing
7 47 (3.92%) Investment Banking
8 41 (3.42%) Front Office
9 38 (3.17%) Advertising
10 34 (2.84%) Back Office
11 33 (2.75%) Billing
11 33 (2.75%) French Language
12 27 (2.25%) Retail Banking
12 27 (2.25%) Publishing
13 23 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (1.50%) Czech Language
15 17 (1.42%) Law
16 14 (1.17%) Electronics
16 14 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 747 (62.35%) Project Manager
2 120 (10.02%) Senior Manager
3 98 (8.18%) IT Project Manager
4 94 (7.85%) Senior Project Manager
5 93 (7.76%) Programme Manager
6 87 (7.26%) Analyst
7 72 (6.01%) Business Analyst
8 44 (3.67%) Technical Manager
9 43 (3.59%) Infrastructure Manager
10 42 (3.51%) Agile Project Manager
11 41 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 41 (3.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 40 (3.34%) Consultant
13 39 (3.26%) Technical Project Manager
14 34 (2.84%) Delivery Manager
15 32 (2.67%) Business Manager
16 30 (2.50%) Applications Manager
17 26 (2.17%) SAP Manager
18 25 (2.09%) Project Analyst
19 24 (2.00%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (4.42%) .NET
2 18 (1.50%) J2EE
2 18 (1.50%) HTML
3 16 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
4 14 (1.17%) Middleware
5 12 (1.00%) XML
5 12 (1.00%) HTML5
6 10 (0.83%) WebSockets
7 7 (0.58%) Web Services
8 6 (0.50%) CSS
9 4 (0.33%) LAMP
10 3 (0.25%) XHTML
10 3 (0.25%) XSLT
10 3 (0.25%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.25%) JSF
10 3 (0.25%) Ajax
11 2 (0.17%) COM
11 2 (0.17%) Swing
11 2 (0.17%) XSD
11 2 (0.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 198 (16.53%) PMI
2 84 (7.01%) Management Information System
3 67 (5.59%) Computer Science
4 35 (2.92%) FMCG
5 20 (1.67%) Learning Management System
6 19 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.17%) Credit Risk
8 13 (1.09%) Derivative
8 13 (1.09%) E-Learning
9 12 (1.00%) GIS
10 11 (0.92%) Digital Media
11 10 (0.83%) SCORM
12 9 (0.75%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.67%) Hedge funds
13 8 (0.67%) SWIFT
13 8 (0.67%) Market Risk
14 7 (0.58%) Kindle
15 6 (0.50%) Life Science
15 6 (0.50%) Mainframe
16 5 (0.42%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 50 (4.17%) Windows
2 33 (2.75%) Linux
3 20 (1.67%) Solaris
4 14 (1.17%) UNIX
5 8 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.25%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.25%) Android
9 2 (0.17%) VMS
10 1 (0.083%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 901 (75.21%) PRINCE2
2 892 (74.46%) Project Management
3 262 (21.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 169 (14.11%) Programme Management
5 156 (13.02%) ITIL
6 146 (12.19%) Change Management
7 136 (11.35%) Risk Management
8 126 (10.52%) Agile Software Development
9 125 (10.43%) Scrum
10 124 (10.35%) PRINCE
11 114 (9.52%) CRM
11 114 (9.52%) Project Planning
12 107 (8.93%) Waterfall
13 106 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 104 (8.68%) Six Sigma
15 91 (7.60%) Business Analysis
16 86 (7.18%) Migration
17 73 (6.09%) ERP
18 72 (6.01%) E-Commerce
19 59 (4.92%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (4.09%) Java
2 42 (3.51%) SQL
3 29 (2.42%) C
4 11 (0.92%) C#
5 10 (0.83%) PHP
6 6 (0.50%) C++
7 4 (0.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.33%) Perl
8 3 (0.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.083%) Python
9 1 (0.083%) Ruby
9 1 (0.083%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.083%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1136 (94.82%) PMI Certification
2 290 (24.21%) Degree
3 59 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 54 (4.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 47 (3.92%) APMP
6 33 (2.75%) MBA
7 23 (1.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 21 (1.75%) Security Cleared
8 21 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (1.59%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 16 (1.34%) SC Cleared
11 15 (1.25%) ISEB
12 12 (1.00%) CAPM
13 9 (0.75%) PgMP
14 8 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 7 (0.58%) CBAP
15 7 (0.58%) CCNA
15 7 (0.58%) CISM
15 7 (0.58%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.59%) QA
2 34 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (2.34%) ISO 14001
4 26 (2.17%) Solvency II
5 23 (1.92%) SLA
6 15 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (1.00%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.83%) P3O
9 8 (0.67%) EMIR
9 8 (0.67%) CRD IV
10 7 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.33%) Basel III
12 3 (0.25%) GxP
12 3 (0.25%) GAMP
12 3 (0.25%) Basel II
13 2 (0.17%) MiFID
14 1 (0.083%) PCI DSS
14 1 (0.083%) ISO 8583
14 1 (0.083%) COBIT
14 1 (0.083%) GAAP
System Software
1 15 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.83%) NFS
3 9 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.42%) vSphere
4 5 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.42%) vCloud
5 3 (0.25%) KVM
6 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.17%) EMC TimeFinder
1 2 (0.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.083%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.083%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.083%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.083%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 156 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 97 (8.10%) SAP
3 95 (7.93%) Oracle
4 28 (2.34%) Cisco
4 28 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
5 24 (2.00%) VMware
5 24 (2.00%) IBM
6 21 (1.75%) Huawei
7 18 (1.50%) Minitab
8 15 (1.25%) Citrix
9 12 (1.00%) Sage
10 10 (0.83%) HP
10 10 (0.83%) Sun
10 10 (0.83%) JBoss
10 10 (0.83%) Juniper
10 10 (0.83%) Siebel
10 10 (0.83%) Hitachi
11 9 (0.75%) Epicor
11 9 (0.75%) Pegasus
12 7 (0.58%) Primavera
London
LA International
Salary: £84000 - £99000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-60K + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus + strong package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Banking Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Car allowance + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus 10% bonus and an excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Experis Ltd
Salary: Up to £70k pkg
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Age UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago