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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 400 418 499
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +81
Permanent jobs citing PMP 702 734 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.67% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.72% 2.43% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 521 568 401
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £78,200 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%

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
25782 30155 31434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.36% 27.44% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20928 24253 24331
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 659 £60,000 - 69
London +11 315 £65,000 +4.00% 35
South East +67 161 £57,500 +9.52% 12
Berkshire +51 76 £67,500 +17.39% 5
City of London +53 75 £65,000 - 9
Reading +45 52 £72,500 +20.83% 4
North West +21 50 £50,162 +0.32% 6
West Midlands +17 38 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Birmingham +10 32 £55,000 +17.02%
Yorkshire +14 30 £52,500 +5.00% 3
South West +21 28 £37,500 -14.28% 3
East of England -2 27 £56,250 +12.50% 5
Manchester +11 26 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire +1 24 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Surrey +35 18 £47,250 -21.25% 2
Merseyside -1 17 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Liverpool -8 17 £48,750 -11.36% 1
East Midlands -20 16 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Nottinghamshire +18 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South Wales +17 13 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Cardiff +13 13 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Wales +3 13 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Bristol +30 12 £47,500 -26.92%
Hull - 12 £62,500 -
East Yorkshire - 12 £62,500 -
Scotland +16 11 £55,000 +37.50%
Hertfordshire +11 11 £42,500 -43.33% 1
West Yorkshire +9 11 £48,750 -2.50% 2
West Sussex -1 11 £37,500 -21.05%
Oxfordshire -3 11 £60,000 +52.86%

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PMP.

1 1179 (84.76%) PRINCE2
2 967 (69.52%) Project Management
3 904 (64.99%) PMI Certification
4 641 (46.08%) Finance
5 476 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
6 424 (30.48%) Degree
7 331 (23.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 251 (18.04%) ITIL
9 224 (16.10%) Scrum
10 211 (15.17%) Retail
11 193 (13.87%) PMI
12 180 (12.94%) Risk Management
13 174 (12.51%) Service Delivery
13 174 (12.51%) MS Excel
13 174 (12.51%) Oracle
14 173 (12.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 168 (12.08%) CRM
15 168 (12.08%) Microsoft
16 164 (11.79%) PRINCE
17 156 (11.21%) Programme Management
18 153 (11.00%) Data Centre
19 152 (10.93%) Change Management
20 143 (10.28%) Waterfall
21 141 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
22 139 (9.99%) MS Project
23 134 (9.63%) SQL
24 130 (9.35%) Service Management
24 130 (9.35%) Line Management
25 129 (9.27%) Presales
26 127 (9.13%) Telecoms

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (1.58%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.51%) WebSphere
3 12 (0.86%) SAS
4 7 (0.50%) CMS
4 7 (0.50%) IIS
5 5 (0.36%) Confluence
6 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.29%) OpenEdge
6 4 (0.29%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.14%) Apache
7 2 (0.14%) Documentum
7 2 (0.14%) Drupal
7 2 (0.14%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.072%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.072%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.072%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.072%) WordPress
Applications
1 174 (12.51%) MS Excel
2 139 (9.99%) MS Project
3 46 (3.31%) MS Office
4 34 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (1.80%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.22%) OrCAD
8 1 (0.072%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 26 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
5 13 (0.93%) SAP FI
6 10 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.72%) SAP GRC
7 8 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
8 7 (0.50%) Primavera
8 7 (0.50%) SAP Business One
9 6 (0.43%) SAP hybris
10 4 (0.29%) BPCS
10 4 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
11 3 (0.22%) Bankmaster
11 3 (0.22%) Infor CRM
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (0.22%) Sage CRM
11 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
12 2 (0.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 79 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (4.46%) IaaS
4 57 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
5 56 (4.03%) PaaS
6 55 (3.95%) SaaS
7 10 (0.72%) Office 365
8 6 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.29%) Force.com
10 4 (0.29%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.22%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.14%) Veeva
13 1 (0.072%) Amazon Glacier
13 1 (0.072%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.072%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.072%) GitHub
13 1 (0.072%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.24%) Internet
2 44 (3.16%) WAN
3 26 (1.87%) LAN
4 24 (1.73%) Firewall
4 24 (1.73%) SAN
4 24 (1.73%) VoIP
5 12 (0.86%) Wireless
6 11 (0.79%) VPN
7 10 (0.72%) DHCP
8 9 (0.65%) Broadband
9 8 (0.58%) MPLS
10 7 (0.50%) DNS
10 7 (0.50%) Intranet
11 5 (0.36%) NAS
11 5 (0.36%) SMS
11 5 (0.36%) VoLTE
11 5 (0.36%) VoWiFi
12 4 (0.29%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.29%) VLAN
13 3 (0.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 56 (4.03%) DB2
2 56 (4.03%) MySQL
3 34 (2.44%) Big Data
4 29 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (2.01%) QlikView
6 24 (1.73%) Relational Database
7 10 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (0.43%) GIS
9 5 (0.36%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.29%) SAP BI
11 3 (0.22%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.22%) Power BI
11 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.14%) HDInsight
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (2.08%) JIRA
2 3 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.14%) Grunt
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.072%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.072%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.072%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.072%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.072%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.072%) Toad
General
1 641 (46.08%) Finance
2 211 (15.17%) Retail
3 127 (9.13%) Telecoms
4 124 (8.91%) Banking
5 86 (6.18%) Publishing
6 73 (5.25%) Advertising
7 72 (5.18%) Marketing
8 60 (4.31%) Manufacturing
9 52 (3.74%) Front Office
10 42 (3.02%) Investment Banking
11 39 (2.80%) Legal
12 35 (2.52%) Back Office
13 32 (2.30%) Billing
14 18 (1.29%) Retail Banking
15 14 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.86%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.86%) Law
17 10 (0.72%) French Language
18 9 (0.65%) Spanish Language
19 8 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 879 (63.19%) Project Manager
2 190 (13.66%) IT Manager
3 174 (12.51%) Senior Manager
4 170 (12.22%) IT Project Manager
5 154 (11.07%) Senior Project Manager
6 117 (8.41%) Software Project Manager
7 115 (8.27%) Analyst
8 89 (6.40%) Programme Manager
9 72 (5.18%) Business Analyst
10 70 (5.03%) Agile Project Manager
11 66 (4.74%) Architect
12 63 (4.53%) Infrastructure Manager
13 59 (4.24%) Technical Manager
14 58 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
15 54 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
16 53 (3.81%) SAP Manager
17 52 (3.74%) Development Manager
18 51 (3.67%) Technical Project Manager
19 47 (3.38%) Delivery Manager
20 45 (3.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (5.32%) .NET
2 42 (3.02%) HTML
3 32 (2.30%) XML
4 31 (2.23%) Web Services
5 13 (0.93%) CSS
6 10 (0.72%) Node.js
7 9 (0.65%) ASP.NET
8 7 (0.50%) J2EE
9 6 (0.43%) SAP Basis
10 5 (0.36%) REST
10 5 (0.36%) XSL
11 3 (0.22%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.22%) SAP PI
12 2 (0.14%) Apache POI
12 2 (0.14%) Apache Wicket
12 2 (0.14%) EJB 3.0
12 2 (0.14%) jQuery
12 2 (0.14%) Sass
12 2 (0.14%) Spring Boot
12 2 (0.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 193 (13.87%) PMI
2 153 (11.00%) Data Centre
3 141 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
4 125 (8.99%) Computer Science
5 66 (4.74%) CMDB
6 51 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 43 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
8 42 (3.02%) Virtual Team
9 30 (2.16%) Fintech
10 23 (1.65%) Driving Licence
11 21 (1.51%) FMCG
12 15 (1.08%) User Experience
13 14 (1.01%) Life Science
13 14 (1.01%) Social Media
14 12 (0.86%) Blackberry
15 10 (0.72%) Mathematics
16 8 (0.58%) EPoS
17 7 (0.50%) Client/Server
17 7 (0.50%) Credit Risk
17 7 (0.50%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 34 (2.44%) Windows
2 17 (1.22%) Android
3 16 (1.15%) Apple iOS
3 16 (1.15%) Linux
4 12 (0.86%) Windows Phone
5 11 (0.79%) CentOS
5 11 (0.79%) FreeBSD
5 11 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.43%) Unix
6 6 (0.43%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.36%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.072%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.072%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1179 (84.76%) PRINCE2
2 967 (69.52%) Project Management
3 476 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
4 331 (23.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 251 (18.04%) ITIL
6 224 (16.10%) Scrum
7 180 (12.94%) Risk Management
8 174 (12.51%) Service Delivery
9 173 (12.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 168 (12.08%) CRM
11 164 (11.79%) PRINCE
12 156 (11.21%) Programme Management
13 152 (10.93%) Change Management
14 143 (10.28%) Waterfall
15 130 (9.35%) Line Management
15 130 (9.35%) Service Management
16 129 (9.27%) Presales
17 115 (8.27%) ERP
18 110 (7.91%) Business Analysis
19 108 (7.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 134 (9.63%) SQL
2 60 (4.31%) Java
3 53 (3.81%) C#
4 31 (2.23%) C
5 17 (1.22%) C++
6 13 (0.93%) Python
7 12 (0.86%) Shell Script
8 11 (0.79%) Perl
8 11 (0.79%) Ruby
8 11 (0.79%) VB
9 10 (0.72%) Scala
10 9 (0.65%) ABAP
10 9 (0.65%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.22%) Embedded C
11 3 (0.22%) Embedded C++
11 3 (0.22%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.22%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.22%) VBA
11 3 (0.22%) VBScript
12 2 (0.14%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 904 (64.99%) PMI Certification
2 424 (30.48%) Degree
3 114 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 99 (7.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 93 (6.69%) ISEB
6 53 (3.81%) APMP
7 36 (2.59%) Security Cleared
8 16 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (1.15%) PgMP
9 15 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (1.01%) CISA
11 13 (0.93%) ACCA
11 13 (0.93%) CCNA
11 13 (0.93%) CISSP
12 8 (0.58%) MBA
13 7 (0.50%) MOS
13 7 (0.50%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.43%) PhD
15 5 (0.36%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (8.84%) QA
2 18 (1.29%) ISO 14001
2 18 (1.29%) SLA
3 16 (1.15%) ISO 9001
4 15 (1.08%) PMBOK
5 13 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.86%) P3O
7 10 (0.72%) Solvency II
8 9 (0.65%) MiFID
9 8 (0.58%) GxP
10 7 (0.50%) EMIR
10 7 (0.50%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.43%) COBIT
12 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
13 4 (0.29%) FATCA
14 2 (0.14%) COSO
14 2 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
14 2 (0.14%) SSAE 16
15 1 (0.072%) Data Quality
System Software
1 70 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (4.03%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (0.79%) XenServer
4 9 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.36%) KVM
7 3 (0.22%) Firmware
7 3 (0.22%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.22%) vSphere
8 2 (0.14%) Docker
8 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.072%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 56 (4.03%) SCVMM
2 11 (0.79%) Ansible
2 11 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.79%) Puppet
3 7 (0.50%) MOM
4 5 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.072%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.072%) SCCM
Vendors
1 174 (12.51%) Oracle
2 168 (12.08%) Microsoft
3 114 (8.20%) SAP
4 85 (6.11%) Cisco
5 83 (5.97%) VMware
6 72 (5.18%) HP
7 69 (4.96%) Juniper
8 67 (4.82%) CheckPoint
9 65 (4.67%) EMC
10 60 (4.31%) Citrix
11 56 (4.03%) BMC
11 56 (4.03%) IBM
11 56 (4.03%) NetApp
12 26 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (0.93%) JD Edwards
14 12 (0.86%) Infor
14 12 (0.86%) NetSuite
14 12 (0.86%) Red Hat
15 11 (0.79%) Google
16 10 (0.72%) Huawei
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + superb benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 Per Annum + Profit Share + Good Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £72000 Per Annum + PROFIT SHARE + Good Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £95,000 + bonus (20-30%) + pension + healthcare + life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £125000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens + bonus + flex bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum inc Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Interserve plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension, Healt
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: From £37,768 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £63,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago