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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 384 457 452
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -5
Permanent jobs citing PMP 730 576 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.50% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.41% 1.86% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 567 387 411
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,570 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
30293 31046 28822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 27.02% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24454 24053 23409
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +79 688 £59,500 -0.83% 78
London +70 357 £62,500 - 48
South East +16 122 £52,500 -4.54% 13
City of London +37 87 £65,000 +4.00% 16
East Midlands +21 48 £55,000 -6.77% 3
East of England +19 46 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Yorkshire +22 42 £50,000 -9.50% 1
Berkshire -9 40 £55,000 -2.22% 3
North West +13 34 £50,000 -25.37% 6
West Midlands -2 23 £65,000 +15.04% 2
Hertfordshire +14 22 £75,000 +36.36% 2
Hampshire +25 21 £47,500 -17.39% 5
West Yorkshire +20 19 £50,000 +5.26%
Leicestershire +28 17 £50,000 -
Reading -21 17 £57,500 +4.54%
Leicester +23 16 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire +2 15 £50,000 -3.38% 1
West Sussex -3 14 £47,500 +18.75%
Coventry - 14 £67,500 -
Derbyshire - 14 £47,500 - 1
Cheshire -9 13 £50,000 -27.00%
Watford -4 12 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Scotland -15 12 £42,500 -37.03% 2
Manchester +11 11 £42,500 -25.43% 5
Surrey +5 11 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Canary Wharf +4 11 £82,500 +10.00%
East Sussex - 11 £38,750 - 1
Brighton - 11 £38,750 - 1
Middlesex +12 10 £51,000 -18.40%
Sheffield +9 10 £62,500 +25.00% 1

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1395 (95.42%) PMI Certification
2 1169 (79.96%) PRINCE2
3 1085 (74.21%) Project Management
4 667 (45.62%) Finance
5 402 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
6 363 (24.83%) Degree
7 352 (24.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 214 (14.64%) Programme Management
9 209 (14.30%) Retail
10 206 (14.09%) Banking
11 204 (13.95%) PMI
12 203 (13.89%) MS Project
13 202 (13.82%) Risk Management
14 186 (12.72%) ITIL
15 181 (12.38%) SDLC
16 166 (11.35%) Microsoft
17 158 (10.81%) Waterfall
18 156 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 156 (10.67%) Change Management
19 139 (9.51%) Scrum
20 138 (9.44%) MS Excel
21 135 (9.23%) Telecoms
22 128 (8.76%) SAP
23 123 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
24 122 (8.34%) PRINCE
25 121 (8.28%) Data Centre
26 120 (8.21%) ERP
27 116 (7.93%) Oracle
27 116 (7.93%) Project Planning
28 114 (7.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 85 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 27 (1.85%) NetWeaver
3 25 (1.71%) CMS
4 17 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (0.82%) OpenStack
6 10 (0.68%) Apache
7 9 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 9 (0.62%) Confluence
8 8 (0.55%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
9 6 (0.41%) SAS
9 6 (0.41%) Moodle
10 5 (0.34%) OpenEdge
10 5 (0.34%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.27%) MS Project Server
12 3 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.21%) Drupal
12 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 203 (13.89%) MS Project
2 138 (9.44%) MS Excel
3 100 (6.84%) MS Office
4 73 (4.99%) MS Visio
5 49 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.27%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.21%) Mingle
9 2 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (2.12%) SAP FI
2 27 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 27 (1.85%) SAP CO
3 25 (1.71%) SAP SD
4 22 (1.50%) Primavera
5 20 (1.37%) SAP SCM
6 16 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (0.89%) SAP ERP
8 11 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.48%) Agresso
11 6 (0.41%) SAP CRM
12 5 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
12 5 (0.34%) Cognos Planning
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle FAH
13 4 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.39%) SaaS
2 17 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (0.82%) Office 365
4 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.21%) IaaS
5 3 (0.21%) Yammer
6 2 (0.14%) PaaS
7 1 (0.068%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.50%) Wireless
2 20 (1.37%) WAN
3 19 (1.30%) FTP
4 18 (1.23%) LAN
5 14 (0.96%) Internet
6 13 (0.89%) Intranet
6 13 (0.89%) Unified Communications
7 12 (0.82%) HTTP
8 11 (0.75%) VoIP
9 10 (0.68%) MPLS
9 10 (0.68%) VPN
9 10 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (0.62%) Extranet
11 8 (0.55%) PBX
12 7 (0.48%) ATM
12 7 (0.48%) CTI
12 7 (0.48%) DWDM
13 6 (0.41%) DSL
13 6 (0.41%) ISDN
13 6 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
2 43 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 30 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
3 30 (2.05%) SAP BW
4 27 (1.85%) SAP BI
5 24 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
5 24 (1.64%) SAP HANA
5 24 (1.64%) Big Data
5 24 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 20 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (1.16%) MySQL
8 16 (1.09%) Hadoop
9 15 (1.03%) Relational Database
10 14 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.55%) MS Access
13 6 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (0.34%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.34%) SQLite
14 5 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 38 (2.60%) JIRA
2 6 (0.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.14%) RequisitePro
4 2 (0.14%) Subversion
5 1 (0.068%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.068%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.068%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.068%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.068%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.068%) HP UFT
General
1 667 (45.62%) Finance
2 209 (14.30%) Retail
3 206 (14.09%) Banking
4 135 (9.23%) Telecoms
5 79 (5.40%) Marketing
6 78 (5.34%) Back Office
7 63 (4.31%) Retail Banking
8 59 (4.04%) Investment Banking
9 56 (3.83%) Front Office
10 44 (3.01%) Manufacturing
11 36 (2.46%) Advertising
12 32 (2.19%) Legal
13 28 (1.92%) Financial Institution
14 27 (1.85%) Billing
15 20 (1.37%) Publishing
15 20 (1.37%) Spanish Language
16 17 (1.16%) Automotive
17 13 (0.89%) Portuguese Language
18 11 (0.75%) German Language
19 10 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 915 (62.59%) Project Manager
2 119 (8.14%) Senior Manager
3 111 (7.59%) Senior Project Manager
4 101 (6.91%) Programme Manager
5 94 (6.43%) IT Project Manager
6 92 (6.29%) Analyst
7 75 (5.13%) Consultant
8 70 (4.79%) Infrastructure Manager
9 64 (4.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 61 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 55 (3.76%) SAP Manager
12 50 (3.42%) Delivery Manager
13 47 (3.21%) Technical Manager
14 46 (3.15%) Agile Project Manager
15 45 (3.08%) Technical Project Manager
16 43 (2.94%) Business Manager
17 33 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
18 28 (1.92%) SAP Project Manager
19 27 (1.85%) Architect
20 25 (1.71%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (2.87%) .NET
2 30 (2.05%) HTML
3 28 (1.92%) CSS
4 25 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
5 20 (1.37%) SAP PI
5 20 (1.37%) J2EE
5 20 (1.37%) SAP Basis
6 12 (0.82%) Web Services
7 9 (0.62%) REST
8 8 (0.55%) XML
8 8 (0.55%) SOAP
8 8 (0.55%) LAMP
9 7 (0.48%) Spring
10 6 (0.41%) JSON
11 5 (0.34%) Django
11 5 (0.34%) Ajax
11 5 (0.34%) Flash
11 5 (0.34%) Middleware
12 3 (0.21%) Hibernate
12 3 (0.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 204 (13.95%) PMI
2 123 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
3 121 (8.28%) Data Centre
4 59 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 57 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 30 (2.05%) FMCG
7 29 (1.98%) User Experience
8 23 (1.57%) Credit Risk
8 23 (1.57%) Market Risk
9 22 (1.50%) Derivative
10 17 (1.16%) Data Integration
10 17 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.09%) Mobile App
12 13 (0.89%) EPoS
13 10 (0.68%) Social Media
14 9 (0.62%) Digital Media
14 9 (0.62%) IVR
15 8 (0.55%) Life Science
16 7 (0.48%) IPTV
17 6 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 64 (4.38%) Windows
2 26 (1.78%) Solaris
3 21 (1.44%) Linux
4 20 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (0.62%) Android
7 7 (0.48%) UNIX
7 7 (0.48%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.48%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.41%) AIX
9 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1169 (79.96%) PRINCE2
2 1085 (74.21%) Project Management
3 402 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 352 (24.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 214 (14.64%) Programme Management
6 202 (13.82%) Risk Management
7 186 (12.72%) ITIL
8 181 (12.38%) SDLC
9 158 (10.81%) Waterfall
10 156 (10.67%) Change Management
11 139 (9.51%) Scrum
12 122 (8.34%) PRINCE
13 120 (8.21%) ERP
14 116 (7.93%) Project Planning
15 112 (7.66%) Continuous Improvement
16 105 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
17 96 (6.57%) CRM
18 95 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
19 91 (6.22%) Resource Management
20 88 (6.02%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 42 (2.87%) Java
2 27 (1.85%) SQL
3 24 (1.64%) C
4 16 (1.09%) JavaScript
5 11 (0.75%) PHP
6 10 (0.68%) C++
7 7 (0.48%) Python
8 5 (0.34%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.27%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.27%) C#
10 2 (0.14%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.14%) ABAP
10 2 (0.14%) R
10 2 (0.14%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.068%) Ruby
11 1 (0.068%) XPath
11 1 (0.068%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1395 (95.42%) PMI Certification
2 363 (24.83%) Degree
3 156 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 114 (7.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 51 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
6 41 (2.80%) APMP
6 41 (2.80%) Security Cleared
7 28 (1.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 26 (1.78%) CAPM
9 17 (1.16%) APMG
9 17 (1.16%) SC Cleared
10 16 (1.09%) ISEB
11 15 (1.03%) PgMP
12 11 (0.75%) ACCA
12 11 (0.75%) CIMA
13 9 (0.62%) MAPM
13 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.55%) MCP
15 7 (0.48%) MCSE
16 6 (0.41%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.45%) QA
2 29 (1.98%) PMBOK
3 24 (1.64%) Solvency II
4 23 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (1.30%) CRD IV
6 16 (1.09%) SLA
6 16 (1.09%) EMIR
6 16 (1.09%) MiFID
7 10 (0.68%) P3O
7 10 (0.68%) COBIT
8 7 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.34%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.27%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.27%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.14%) COREP
11 2 (0.14%) FINREP
12 1 (0.068%) COSO
12 1 (0.068%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.14%) NFS
7 1 (0.068%) Firmware
7 1 (0.068%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.068%) Squid
7 1 (0.068%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.068%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.068%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (0.75%) Tivoli
2 7 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (0.34%) Nagios
3 5 (0.34%) Puppet
3 5 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.34%) Ansible
4 3 (0.21%) Netcool
5 2 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.14%) OpenView
6 1 (0.068%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 166 (11.35%) Microsoft
2 128 (8.76%) SAP
3 116 (7.93%) Oracle
4 30 (2.05%) Cisco
5 27 (1.85%) VMware
6 25 (1.71%) IBM
7 24 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (1.23%) Planview
9 17 (1.16%) NetSuite
9 17 (1.16%) Teradata
10 14 (0.96%) Citrix
11 13 (0.89%) Hyperion
12 12 (0.82%) HP
13 11 (0.75%) Hitachi
13 11 (0.75%) AppDynamics
14 9 (0.62%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.55%) Cloudera
15 8 (0.55%) JD Edwards
15 8 (0.55%) Remedy
16 7 (0.48%) Avaya
London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £76,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50000 - £120000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000-£120,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - 60K
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43k to £60K plus attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65 - 95k + excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50-90k
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 40k-60k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: up to 90K + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HP
Posted: 4 days ago