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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 451 446 457
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing PMP 601 623 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.59% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.12% 2.11% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 463 440 446
Average salary £55,831 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £43,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +8.37%

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
28359 29471 28730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.00% 27.69% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22649 23557 22514
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 11 February 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 11 February 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 +16 566 £57,500 - 71
London +40 302 £65,000 +4.00% 27
South East -26 113 £54,750 -0.45% 22
City of London +24 60 £61,250 -5.76% 10
North West +32 41 £43,500 -24.34% 5
Berkshire -24 41 £60,000 +9.09% 7
South West +18 38 £55,000 +15.78% 4
West Midlands -4 30 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East of England -15 27 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Reading -1 26 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Surrey +3 22 £50,000 -18.36% 3
Swindon +20 20 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Wiltshire +18 20 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Manchester +12 20 £50,000 +7.52% 3
West Sussex -3 17 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Bedfordshire +7 15 £55,000 -2.22%
Scotland +2 14 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Hampshire +14 12 £53,250 -27.79% 4
Crawley +9 12 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East Midlands -10 10 £45,000 -16.27% 3
Merseyside - 9 £36,250 -
Nottinghamshire +7 8 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Cambridgeshire +5 8 £50,000 -
Bristol -4 8 £46,000 -3.15% 2
Glasgow -18 8 £45,000 -30.76%
Rochdale - 8 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire +9 7 £55,000 +4.76%
Middlesex +8 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Warwickshire -21 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Liverpool - 7 £36,250 -

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 1205 (96.48%) PMI Certification
2 1050 (84.07%) PRINCE2
3 860 (68.86%) Project Management
4 611 (48.92%) Finance
5 358 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
6 315 (25.22%) Degree
7 253 (20.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 244 (19.54%) ITIL
9 200 (16.01%) Programme Management
10 194 (15.53%) Risk Management
11 180 (14.41%) Change Management
12 178 (14.25%) PMI
13 164 (13.13%) Microsoft
14 162 (12.97%) Waterfall
15 143 (11.45%) PRINCE
16 140 (11.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 139 (11.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 135 (10.81%) MS Project
19 125 (10.01%) Scrum
20 116 (9.29%) MS Excel
21 115 (9.21%) Retail
22 113 (9.05%) SDLC
23 98 (7.85%) Oracle
24 95 (7.61%) Line Management
25 94 (7.53%) Data Centre
26 93 (7.45%) SAP
27 87 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
28 86 (6.89%) Project Planning
29 84 (6.73%) MS Office
30 82 (6.57%) ERP

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 27 (2.16%) SharePoint
2 22 (1.76%) CMS
3 11 (0.88%) NetWeaver
4 7 (0.56%) MS Project Server
5 6 (0.48%) JBoss
6 5 (0.40%) Confluence
6 5 (0.40%) Drupal
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (0.40%) SAS
6 5 (0.40%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.32%) Apache
7 4 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.32%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.32%) nginx
7 4 (0.32%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.32%) TWiki
8 3 (0.24%) Node.js
9 2 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.080%) WebLogic
Applications
1 135 (10.81%) MS Project
2 116 (9.29%) MS Excel
3 84 (6.73%) MS Office
4 49 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 34 (2.72%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.080%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.96%) SAP CO
3 12 (0.96%) SAP FI
3 12 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (0.88%) Primavera
5 10 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.72%) Oracle FAH
7 8 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (0.64%) SAP Bank Analyzer
8 7 (0.56%) SAP SCM
9 6 (0.48%) SAP SD
10 5 (0.40%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.32%) Bankmaster
11 4 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.24%) GoldMine
12 3 (0.24%) Workday HCM
13 2 (0.16%) LatentZero
13 2 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.84%) SaaS
2 22 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (1.60%) IaaS
4 15 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.56%) Office 365
7 5 (0.40%) GitHub
8 4 (0.32%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.24%) Yammer
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.16%) Force.com
10 2 (0.16%) PaaS
10 2 (0.16%) Veeva
11 1 (0.080%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.080%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.40%) WAN
2 21 (1.68%) LAN
3 16 (1.28%) Internet
4 14 (1.12%) VoIP
5 13 (1.04%) Unified Communications
5 13 (1.04%) VLAN
6 12 (0.96%) VPN
7 10 (0.80%) MPLS
7 10 (0.80%) SAN
8 9 (0.72%) HTTP
9 8 (0.64%) Firewall
9 8 (0.64%) Wireless
10 6 (0.48%) 2G
10 6 (0.48%) 3G
10 6 (0.48%) Intranet
10 6 (0.48%) LTE
10 6 (0.48%) NAS
11 5 (0.40%) DHCP
11 5 (0.40%) DNS
11 5 (0.40%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (5.04%) Big Data
2 38 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (2.64%) BusinessObjects
4 30 (2.40%) Data Mining
5 20 (1.60%) SAP BW
6 19 (1.52%) SQL Server
7 16 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
8 12 (0.96%) Oracle Database
9 11 (0.88%) GIS
9 11 (0.88%) SAP BI
9 11 (0.88%) SAP HANA
10 10 (0.80%) MySQL
10 10 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (0.72%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.40%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.32%) DB2
13 4 (0.32%) MS Access
13 4 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (1.68%) JIRA
2 9 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.40%) Subversion
5 4 (0.32%) Bugzilla
5 4 (0.32%) GitLab
5 4 (0.32%) Maven
5 4 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.32%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.24%) git-flow
7 2 (0.16%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.16%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.16%) RequisitePro
7 2 (0.16%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.080%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.080%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 611 (48.92%) Finance
2 115 (9.21%) Retail
3 79 (6.33%) Banking
4 77 (6.16%) Telecoms
5 63 (5.04%) Marketing
6 53 (4.24%) Advertising
7 42 (3.36%) Billing
8 39 (3.12%) Manufacturing
9 37 (2.96%) Legal
10 26 (2.08%) Spanish Language
11 20 (1.60%) Publishing
12 18 (1.44%) Investment Banking
13 16 (1.28%) Back Office
14 14 (1.12%) French Language
14 14 (1.12%) Law
15 13 (1.04%) German Language
16 12 (0.96%) Front Office
16 12 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.80%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 724 (57.97%) Project Manager
2 151 (12.09%) Senior Manager
3 119 (9.53%) Programme Manager
3 119 (9.53%) Senior Project Manager
4 109 (8.73%) IT Manager
5 108 (8.65%) Infrastructure Manager
6 97 (7.77%) IT Project Manager
7 96 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 89 (7.13%) Software Project Manager
9 87 (6.97%) Analyst
10 63 (5.04%) Agile Project Manager
11 59 (4.72%) Consultant
12 53 (4.24%) Business Analyst
13 39 (3.12%) SAP Manager
14 32 (2.56%) Portfolio Manager
14 32 (2.56%) Telecoms Manager
15 31 (2.48%) Delivery Manager
16 30 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
16 30 (2.40%) Technical Manager
17 29 (2.32%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.88%) Web Services
2 27 (2.16%) .NET
3 15 (1.20%) Java EE
4 11 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (0.80%) XML
6 9 (0.72%) CSS
6 9 (0.72%) HTML
7 7 (0.56%) J2EE
7 7 (0.56%) Middleware
8 5 (0.40%) SAP Basis
8 5 (0.40%) SAP PI
9 4 (0.32%) LAMP
9 4 (0.32%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (0.32%) MCollective
9 4 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (0.32%) REST
9 4 (0.32%) Sensu
9 4 (0.32%) SOAP
9 4 (0.32%) Spring
10 3 (0.24%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 178 (14.25%) PMI
2 94 (7.53%) Data Centre
3 87 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (5.20%) Management Information System
5 48 (3.84%) Smart Meter
6 36 (2.88%) User Experience
7 31 (2.48%) Credit Risk
8 30 (2.40%) Computer Science
8 30 (2.40%) Market Risk
9 27 (2.16%) Mobile App
10 25 (2.00%) Economics
11 21 (1.68%) Life Science
11 21 (1.68%) Performance Metrics
12 17 (1.36%) Driving Licence
13 15 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.04%) FMCG
15 12 (0.96%) Mainframe
16 11 (0.88%) EPoS
17 7 (0.56%) Replication
18 6 (0.48%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 33 (2.64%) Windows
2 16 (1.28%) Windows Server
3 14 (1.12%) Solaris
4 12 (0.96%) Linux
5 9 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.64%) Unix
7 6 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.40%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.32%) Android
9 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.080%) AIX
11 1 (0.080%) CentOS
11 1 (0.080%) HPUX
11 1 (0.080%) SUSE
11 1 (0.080%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1050 (84.07%) PRINCE2
2 860 (68.86%) Project Management
3 358 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
4 253 (20.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 244 (19.54%) ITIL
6 200 (16.01%) Programme Management
7 194 (15.53%) Risk Management
8 180 (14.41%) Change Management
9 162 (12.97%) Waterfall
10 143 (11.45%) PRINCE
11 125 (10.01%) Scrum
12 113 (9.05%) SDLC
13 95 (7.61%) Line Management
14 86 (6.89%) Project Planning
15 82 (6.57%) ERP
16 81 (6.49%) CRM
17 77 (6.16%) Business Analysis
17 77 (6.16%) Resource Management
18 76 (6.08%) Continuous Improvement
19 75 (6.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (2.72%) SQL
2 21 (1.68%) C
2 21 (1.68%) Java
3 8 (0.64%) Python
4 7 (0.56%) C++
4 7 (0.56%) PHP
5 6 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.40%) Bash Shell
6 5 (0.40%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.32%) Perl
7 4 (0.32%) Ruby
7 4 (0.32%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.32%) VB
7 4 (0.32%) VBScript
8 2 (0.16%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.16%) C#
8 2 (0.16%) PL/1
9 1 (0.080%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1205 (96.48%) PMI Certification
2 315 (25.22%) Degree
3 140 (11.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 139 (11.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 65 (5.20%) APMP
6 41 (3.28%) Security Cleared
7 34 (2.72%) CITP
8 26 (2.08%) PgMP
9 25 (2.00%) APMG
10 23 (1.84%) ISEB
11 19 (1.52%) SC Cleared
12 17 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (1.20%) CISSP
13 15 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (0.80%) CISA
15 9 (0.72%) CAPM
15 9 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (0.56%) MBA
17 6 (0.48%) MCAD
17 6 (0.48%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.52%) QA
2 37 (2.96%) ISO 9001
3 17 (1.36%) COBIT
3 17 (1.36%) P3O
4 11 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.88%) PMBOK
4 11 (0.88%) Solvency II
5 10 (0.80%) SLA
6 9 (0.72%) FATCA
7 6 (0.48%) EMIR
7 6 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (0.40%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.32%) MiFID
10 2 (0.16%) BS25999
10 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.16%) SEPA
10 2 (0.16%) TARGET2
System Software
1 26 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.40%) Docker
3 5 (0.40%) KVM
3 5 (0.40%) vSphere
4 4 (0.32%) iptables
4 4 (0.32%) LXC
4 4 (0.32%) OpenSSH
4 4 (0.32%) Sendmail
4 4 (0.32%) Squid
4 4 (0.32%) Terminal Services
4 4 (0.32%) Varnish
4 4 (0.32%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.080%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.080%) Samba
6 1 (0.080%) vCloud
6 1 (0.080%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (0.64%) Puppet
2 4 (0.32%) Ansible
2 4 (0.32%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.32%) Graphite
2 4 (0.32%) logstash
2 4 (0.32%) Nagios
2 4 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.32%) systemd
3 2 (0.16%) SCCM
3 2 (0.16%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.16%) vRealize
4 1 (0.080%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.080%) Netcool
4 1 (0.080%) OpenView
4 1 (0.080%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.080%) SCOM
4 1 (0.080%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 164 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 98 (7.85%) Oracle
3 93 (7.45%) SAP
4 38 (3.04%) VMware
5 23 (1.84%) Cisco
6 18 (1.44%) Citrix
7 16 (1.28%) IBM
8 15 (1.20%) HP
9 14 (1.12%) NetSuite
9 14 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.04%) EMC
11 10 (0.80%) Teradata
12 9 (0.72%) Huawei
12 9 (0.72%) Infor
13 8 (0.64%) Epicor
14 7 (0.56%) Cognizant
14 7 (0.56%) ESRI
15 6 (0.48%) Juniper
15 6 (0.48%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.48%) Tableau
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
TD Group
Salary: Plus Package (Travel, Pension, Bonus, more)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Plus bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Highly Attractive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50k - £70k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Shareforce Ltd
Salary: bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 6 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £68,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £62000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Felinesoft
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago