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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 395 432 466
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +34
Permanent jobs citing PMP 718 667 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.55% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 2.03% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 500 478 382
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £82,500
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
30528 32813 31018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.49% 27.15% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23935 26202 24931
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +45 678 £57,500 -4.16% 92
London +17 312 £60,000 -11.11% 42
South East +44 181 £51,000 -2.85% 21
City of London +49 94 £65,000 -10.34% 14
Berkshire +31 75 £55,000 -15.05% 4
Reading +44 62 £65,000 -1.32% 3
East Midlands +39 48 £50,000 -13.04% 4
East of England +38 32 £56,750 +13.50% 7
North West +11 32 £45,000 -14.28% 9
West Midlands +7 30 £60,000 - 5
West Sussex +28 24 £47,500 -9.52%
Manchester +12 22 £50,000 +15.80% 2
Hampshire -20 19 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Coventry - 19 £60,000 - 1
Middlesex +25 18 £51,000 +2.00%
Nottinghamshire +9 18 £50,000 +8.69%
Nottingham +6 17 £50,000 +8.69%
South West -26 17 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey +16 16 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 16 £50,000 -32.20% 3
Yorkshire +5 16 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Bristol +2 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wales +3 12 £50,000 +37.93% 1
South Wales +7 11 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Hertfordshire +3 11 £61,250 +22.50% 1
Northamptonshire -2 11 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Derbyshire +24 10 - - 2
Milton Keynes -5 10 £50,000 -3.84% 3
Essex +2 9 £60,000 +11.62% 4
Leicestershire - 9 £50,000 - 1

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 1298 (93.92%) PMI Certification
2 1077 (77.93%) PRINCE2
3 1005 (72.72%) Project Management
4 692 (50.07%) Finance
5 388 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
6 378 (27.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 378 (27.35%) Degree
7 235 (17.00%) Telecoms
8 212 (15.34%) Banking
9 209 (15.12%) PMI
10 194 (14.04%) Programme Management
11 186 (13.46%) ITIL
12 184 (13.31%) Waterfall
13 180 (13.02%) MS Excel
14 175 (12.66%) MS Project
14 175 (12.66%) Microsoft
15 160 (11.58%) Risk Management
16 144 (10.42%) Retail
17 142 (10.27%) PRINCE
18 137 (9.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 127 (9.19%) Scrum
20 126 (9.12%) Change Management
20 126 (9.12%) Continuous Improvement
21 122 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
22 121 (8.76%) SAP
23 110 (7.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 107 (7.74%) CRM
25 105 (7.60%) ERP
25 105 (7.60%) Oracle
26 101 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 55 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (0.87%) IIS
4 9 (0.65%) MS Project Server
5 7 (0.51%) CMS
6 6 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.36%) NetWeaver
8 4 (0.29%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.22%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.22%) OpenEdge
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.14%) JBoss
10 2 (0.14%) SAS
10 2 (0.14%) Apache
10 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.14%) Confluence
11 1 (0.072%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.072%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.072%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.072%) Drupal
Applications
1 180 (13.02%) MS Excel
2 175 (12.66%) MS Project
3 67 (4.85%) MS Office
4 57 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 48 (3.47%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.36%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.22%) Mingle
8 1 (0.072%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (1.66%) SAP BPC
2 22 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.30%) SAP FI
4 13 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (0.94%) SAP CO
4 13 (0.94%) SAP SD
5 12 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.65%) SAP SCM
7 9 (0.65%) SAP ERP
7 9 (0.65%) Primavera
8 8 (0.58%) ResourceLink
9 7 (0.51%) Temenos T24
9 7 (0.51%) SAP PM
9 7 (0.51%) SAP MM
9 7 (0.51%) FLEXCUBE
9 7 (0.51%) Finacle
10 6 (0.43%) Agresso
10 6 (0.43%) SAP Retail
11 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.88%) SaaS
2 17 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.72%) Office 365
4 8 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.36%) IaaS
6 4 (0.29%) PaaS
7 3 (0.22%) Yammer
8 2 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.69%) Wireless
2 18 (1.30%) Internet
3 16 (1.16%) FTP
4 15 (1.09%) DWDM
5 14 (1.01%) SAN
5 14 (1.01%) LAN
6 12 (0.87%) Firewall
7 11 (0.80%) DSL
8 10 (0.72%) VoIP
8 10 (0.72%) DNS
9 9 (0.65%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.65%) HTTP
9 9 (0.65%) WAN
10 8 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.51%) SMTP
12 6 (0.43%) LDAP
12 6 (0.43%) Intranet
12 6 (0.43%) Unified Communications
13 5 (0.36%) Network Security
13 5 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (2.75%) SQL Server
3 24 (1.74%) SAP BI
4 21 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 17 (1.23%) Big Data
6 15 (1.09%) Oracle Exadata
6 15 (1.09%) Oracle Database
6 15 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (1.01%) MySQL
8 12 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (0.72%) SAP BW
10 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (0.65%) Relational Database
11 9 (0.65%) MS Access
12 8 (0.58%) Cognos Impromptu
12 8 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (0.51%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 19 (1.37%) JIRA
2 11 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (0.72%) SpecFlow
4 9 (0.65%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.22%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.22%) Calabash
6 3 (0.22%) Selenium
6 3 (0.22%) Xcode
6 3 (0.22%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.14%) QADirector
7 2 (0.14%) ERwin
7 2 (0.14%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.072%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.072%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.072%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.072%) Subversion
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle APEX
General
1 692 (50.07%) Finance
2 235 (17.00%) Telecoms
3 212 (15.34%) Banking
4 144 (10.42%) Retail
5 82 (5.93%) Manufacturing
6 66 (4.78%) Marketing
7 61 (4.41%) Investment Banking
8 59 (4.27%) Back Office
9 50 (3.62%) Legal
10 47 (3.40%) Retail Banking
11 44 (3.18%) Front Office
12 40 (2.89%) Billing
13 30 (2.17%) Advertising
14 29 (2.10%) Financial Institution
15 16 (1.16%) Games
16 15 (1.09%) Publishing
16 15 (1.09%) Electronics
17 12 (0.87%) Automotive
18 10 (0.72%) International Banking
18 10 (0.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 828 (59.91%) Project Manager
2 114 (8.25%) Programme Manager
3 113 (8.18%) Senior Manager
4 102 (7.38%) Senior Project Manager
5 86 (6.22%) Consultant
6 77 (5.57%) Delivery Manager
7 72 (5.21%) Analyst
8 68 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
9 64 (4.63%) Infrastructure Manager
10 60 (4.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 59 (4.27%) SAP Manager
12 54 (3.91%) Business Manager
13 46 (3.33%) Technical Manager
14 45 (3.26%) Business Analyst
15 42 (3.04%) Technical Project Manager
16 41 (2.97%) Agile Project Manager
17 39 (2.82%) Applications Manager
18 37 (2.68%) SAP Project Manager
19 33 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
20 29 (2.10%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (3.62%) .NET
2 16 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (0.87%) Web Services
4 11 (0.80%) Middleware
5 10 (0.72%) Flash
6 9 (0.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 9 (0.65%) SOAP
7 8 (0.58%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.43%) XML
8 6 (0.43%) HTML
9 5 (0.36%) CSS
9 5 (0.36%) SAP PI
9 5 (0.36%) SAP Basis
10 4 (0.29%) J2EE
11 3 (0.22%) Android SDK
11 3 (0.22%) iOS SDK
12 2 (0.14%) REST
13 1 (0.072%) HTML5
13 1 (0.072%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.072%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 209 (15.12%) PMI
2 122 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (6.58%) Management Information System
4 60 (4.34%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.24%) FMCG
6 24 (1.74%) Derivative
7 23 (1.66%) Data Integration
8 22 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.30%) Mobile App
10 16 (1.16%) Digital Media
11 14 (1.01%) Credit Risk
11 14 (1.01%) Market Risk
12 11 (0.80%) Open Source
13 10 (0.72%) Internet of Things
14 9 (0.65%) GIS
14 9 (0.65%) NHS
15 8 (0.58%) EPoS
16 7 (0.51%) iPad
17 6 (0.43%) Tandem
17 6 (0.43%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 66 (4.78%) Windows
2 23 (1.66%) Solaris
3 21 (1.52%) UNIX
4 20 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.37%) Linux
6 15 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 12 (0.87%) Android
9 7 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.36%) AIX
10 5 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.36%) CentOS
11 3 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1077 (77.93%) PRINCE2
2 1005 (72.72%) Project Management
3 388 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
4 378 (27.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 194 (14.04%) Programme Management
6 186 (13.46%) ITIL
7 184 (13.31%) Waterfall
8 160 (11.58%) Risk Management
9 142 (10.27%) PRINCE
10 127 (9.19%) Scrum
11 126 (9.12%) Change Management
11 126 (9.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 107 (7.74%) CRM
13 105 (7.60%) ERP
14 101 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
15 93 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
16 79 (5.72%) Business Transformation
17 78 (5.64%) People Management
17 78 (5.64%) Six Sigma
18 77 (5.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 54 (3.91%) SQL
2 43 (3.11%) Java
3 36 (2.60%) C
4 11 (0.80%) PL/SQL
5 7 (0.51%) PowerShell
6 6 (0.43%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.36%) ABAP
8 4 (0.29%) C#
8 4 (0.29%) Ruby
9 3 (0.22%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.14%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.072%) C++
11 1 (0.072%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.072%) PHP
11 1 (0.072%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1298 (93.92%) PMI Certification
2 378 (27.35%) Degree
3 137 (9.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 110 (7.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 45 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
6 32 (2.32%) Security Cleared
7 26 (1.88%) APMP
8 25 (1.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 19 (1.37%) ISEB
10 13 (0.94%) PgMP
11 12 (0.87%) APMG
12 11 (0.80%) DV Cleared
12 11 (0.80%) MAPM
12 11 (0.80%) CAPM
13 10 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.72%) CCNA
14 8 (0.58%) MBA
15 7 (0.51%) CISA
16 6 (0.43%) SC Cleared
16 6 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.85%) QA
2 30 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 26 (1.88%) Solvency II
4 23 (1.66%) ISO 14001
5 22 (1.59%) PMBOK
6 19 (1.37%) SLA
7 14 (1.01%) CRD IV
8 12 (0.87%) ISO 9000
9 8 (0.58%) COBIT
10 6 (0.43%) MiFID
10 6 (0.43%) COREP
10 6 (0.43%) FINREP
10 6 (0.43%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.43%) EMIR
11 4 (0.29%) P3O
12 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.14%) FATCA
13 2 (0.14%) AIFMD
System Software
1 13 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.14%) NFS
6 1 (0.072%) Firmware
6 1 (0.072%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.072%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (0.51%) SCCM
2 5 (0.36%) SCOM
2 5 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.29%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.22%) Netcool
5 2 (0.14%) RTView
6 1 (0.072%) OpenView
6 1 (0.072%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.072%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 175 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 121 (8.76%) SAP
3 105 (7.60%) Oracle
4 33 (2.39%) Cisco
5 26 (1.88%) ION Trading
6 24 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
7 22 (1.59%) IBM
8 21 (1.52%) VMware
9 19 (1.37%) Huawei
10 17 (1.23%) Cognos
10 17 (1.23%) Citrix
11 16 (1.16%) Teradata
12 14 (1.01%) Juniper
13 12 (0.87%) Sun
14 11 (0.80%) Business Objects
15 10 (0.72%) BMC
15 10 (0.72%) BT
15 10 (0.72%) Hyperion
15 10 (0.72%) Ab Initio
15 10 (0.72%) NetSuite
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Arcus Global Partners
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + £7200 car allowance + 15% bonus +
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus to 7.5%
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified -Excellent Salary+ Bonus + Attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago