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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 429 410 481
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +71
Permanent jobs citing PMP 643 770 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.70% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.49% 2.54% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 498 586 479
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,924 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £85,000
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
25871 30355 33200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.65% 27.43% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20910 24061 26309
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -24 603 £60,000 +4.34% 66
London -4 317 £65,000 +8.33% 30
South East +55 128 £57,500 +12.74% 12
City of London -13 56 £67,500 +8.00% 14
Berkshire +33 50 £62,500 +4.16% 5
South West +38 34 £50,000 +29.03% 2
North West +17 32 £38,500 -18.94% 6
West Midlands -20 31 £50,000 -23.07% 4
East of England +9 27 £60,000 +3.44% 3
Reading +27 25 £60,000 - 1
Manchester +16 22 £38,500 -23.00% 6
Birmingham -2 22 £55,000 - 2
East Midlands -24 22 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Bristol +37 19 £50,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire +16 17 £50,000 - 3
Surrey +27 16 £90,000 +75.60%
Slough +23 16 £72,500 +20.33% 2
Hampshire +8 15 £50,000 +21.21% 2
Nottingham +11 13 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex -6 13 £40,000 -15.78%
Middlesex +6 12 £55,000 +7.84%
Yorkshire -15 12 £47,250 -5.50% 3
Scotland 0 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bedfordshire +15 10 £60,000 +9.09%
Crawley -5 10 £41,250 -8.33%
Cheshire +39 9 £49,765 -0.47%
Gloucestershire +6 9 £30,000 -14.28%
Gloucester - 9 £30,000 -
Wales -2 8 £47,500 -5.00%
South Wales -5 8 £47,500 -5.00%

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1274 (98.53%) PMI Certification
2 1071 (82.83%) PRINCE2
3 895 (69.22%) Project Management
4 588 (45.48%) Finance
5 427 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
6 383 (29.62%) Degree
7 330 (25.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 245 (18.95%) ITIL
9 202 (15.62%) Scrum
10 198 (15.31%) PMI
11 189 (14.62%) PRINCE
12 188 (14.54%) Risk Management
13 167 (12.92%) Change Management
13 167 (12.92%) Microsoft
14 163 (12.61%) CRM
15 157 (12.14%) Oracle
16 146 (11.29%) MS Excel
17 143 (11.06%) Service Delivery
18 141 (10.90%) Waterfall
19 137 (10.60%) Programme Management
20 133 (10.29%) Retail
21 129 (9.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 128 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
23 126 (9.74%) Banking
24 124 (9.59%) Data Centre
25 121 (9.36%) MS Project
26 120 (9.28%) ERP
27 119 (9.20%) Line Management
28 117 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
29 116 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification

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 14 (1.08%) SharePoint
2 11 (0.85%) WebSphere
3 9 (0.70%) SAS
4 8 (0.62%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.39%) CMS
7 4 (0.31%) MS Project Server
7 4 (0.31%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.23%) Confluence
8 3 (0.23%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.15%) Documentum
9 2 (0.15%) Drupal
9 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle UPK
9 2 (0.15%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.077%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.077%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.077%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.077%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 146 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 121 (9.36%) MS Project
3 49 (3.79%) MS Office
4 29 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.23%) OrCAD
7 2 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 25 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
5 12 (0.93%) SAP FI
6 10 (0.77%) Primavera
7 9 (0.70%) SAP Business One
8 8 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
10 6 (0.46%) Bankmaster
10 6 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.46%) SAP GRC
10 6 (0.46%) SAP hybris
11 5 (0.39%) SAP CO
11 5 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
12 3 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
12 3 (0.23%) Oracle FAH
12 3 (0.23%) Sage CRM
12 3 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (4.64%) IaaS
2 60 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (3.94%) PaaS
4 50 (3.87%) SaaS
5 10 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.70%) Office 365
7 6 (0.46%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.39%) Force.com
9 4 (0.31%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.23%) GitHub
10 3 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.23%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.25%) Internet
2 35 (2.71%) WAN
3 23 (1.78%) LAN
4 19 (1.47%) VoIP
5 17 (1.31%) SAN
6 16 (1.24%) Firewall
7 12 (0.93%) DHCP
8 11 (0.85%) VPN
9 10 (0.77%) Wireless
10 9 (0.70%) Broadband
10 9 (0.70%) DNS
10 9 (0.70%) Intranet
11 8 (0.62%) Unified Communications
12 7 (0.54%) VLAN
13 6 (0.46%) HTTP
13 6 (0.46%) MPLS
14 5 (0.39%) NAS
14 5 (0.39%) SMS
14 5 (0.39%) SMTP
14 5 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 51 (3.94%) DB2
2 51 (3.94%) MySQL
3 46 (3.56%) Big Data
4 35 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (2.01%) Relational Database
6 19 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (1.39%) QlikView
8 10 (0.77%) RDBMS
9 8 (0.62%) Data Mining
9 8 (0.62%) SAP BI
10 6 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.39%) GIS
11 5 (0.39%) SAP BW
12 4 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.31%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.23%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (0.23%) Power BI
13 3 (0.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 26 (2.01%) JIRA
2 5 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.15%) Gerrit
4 2 (0.15%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.077%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.077%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.077%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.077%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.077%) Toad
5 1 (0.077%) VersionOne
General
1 588 (45.48%) Finance
2 133 (10.29%) Retail
3 126 (9.74%) Banking
4 113 (8.74%) Telecoms
5 79 (6.11%) Marketing
6 75 (5.80%) Advertising
7 71 (5.49%) Publishing
8 53 (4.10%) Manufacturing
9 50 (3.87%) Investment Banking
10 45 (3.48%) Front Office
11 33 (2.55%) Back Office
12 32 (2.47%) Legal
13 23 (1.78%) Billing
14 15 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (1.01%) Retail Banking
16 12 (0.93%) French Language
17 9 (0.70%) German Language
17 9 (0.70%) Spanish Language
18 8 (0.62%) Law
19 6 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 829 (64.11%) Project Manager
2 173 (13.38%) Senior Manager
3 165 (12.76%) IT Manager
4 155 (11.99%) Senior Project Manager
5 143 (11.06%) IT Project Manager
6 121 (9.36%) Software Project Manager
7 94 (7.27%) Analyst
8 86 (6.65%) Programme Manager
9 75 (5.80%) Infrastructure Manager
10 64 (4.95%) Agile Project Manager
10 64 (4.95%) Business Analyst
11 63 (4.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 57 (4.41%) Architect
13 56 (4.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 56 (4.33%) Solutions Architect
14 53 (4.10%) SAP Manager
15 52 (4.02%) Consultant
16 46 (3.56%) Technical Manager
17 44 (3.40%) Delivery Manager
18 43 (3.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (4.95%) .NET
2 22 (1.70%) Web Services
3 19 (1.47%) HTML
4 13 (1.01%) XML
5 11 (0.85%) Node.js
6 9 (0.70%) J2EE
7 6 (0.46%) CSS
7 6 (0.46%) SAP Basis
8 4 (0.31%) COM
8 4 (0.31%) Java EE
9 3 (0.23%) Middleware
9 3 (0.23%) REST
9 3 (0.23%) SAP PI
9 3 (0.23%) Visualforce
10 2 (0.15%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.15%) RESTful
10 2 (0.15%) Sass
10 2 (0.15%) SOAP
10 2 (0.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.15%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 198 (15.31%) PMI
2 124 (9.59%) Data Centre
3 117 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
4 110 (8.51%) Computer Science
5 53 (4.10%) CMDB
6 40 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 35 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (2.24%) Driving Licence
8 29 (2.24%) Virtual Team
9 26 (2.01%) Fintech
10 20 (1.55%) Performance Metrics
11 19 (1.47%) FMCG
12 15 (1.16%) User Experience
13 14 (1.08%) Social Media
14 12 (0.93%) Credit Risk
14 12 (0.93%) Smart Meter
15 11 (0.85%) Life Science
16 10 (0.77%) Mathematics
17 9 (0.70%) Cybercrime
18 7 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (2.78%) Windows
2 15 (1.16%) Linux
3 11 (0.85%) Windows Server
4 10 (0.77%) CentOS
4 10 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.62%) Android
6 8 (0.62%) FreeBSD
7 7 (0.54%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.46%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.46%) Unix
8 6 (0.46%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.46%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.23%) Solaris
9 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1071 (82.83%) PRINCE2
2 895 (69.22%) Project Management
3 427 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
4 330 (25.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 245 (18.95%) ITIL
6 202 (15.62%) Scrum
7 189 (14.62%) PRINCE
8 188 (14.54%) Risk Management
9 167 (12.92%) Change Management
10 163 (12.61%) CRM
11 143 (11.06%) Service Delivery
12 141 (10.90%) Waterfall
13 137 (10.60%) Programme Management
14 128 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
15 120 (9.28%) ERP
16 119 (9.20%) Line Management
17 111 (8.58%) SDLC
18 102 (7.89%) Presales
18 102 (7.89%) Service Management
19 96 (7.42%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 115 (8.89%) SQL
2 47 (3.63%) Java
3 39 (3.02%) C#
4 27 (2.09%) C
5 21 (1.62%) C++
6 13 (1.01%) Python
7 11 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 10 (0.77%) Scala
9 9 (0.70%) ABAP
9 9 (0.70%) Perl
10 8 (0.62%) PowerShell
10 8 (0.62%) Ruby
11 7 (0.54%) VB
11 7 (0.54%) VBScript
12 4 (0.31%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.31%) PHP
12 4 (0.31%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.23%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.23%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.15%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1274 (98.53%) PMI Certification
2 383 (29.62%) Degree
3 129 (9.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 116 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 81 (6.26%) ISEB
6 57 (4.41%) APMP
7 26 (2.01%) Security Cleared
8 19 (1.47%) PgMP
9 16 (1.24%) CISA
10 14 (1.08%) CISSP
11 10 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.62%) CITP
12 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.54%) CISM
13 7 (0.54%) MBA
13 7 (0.54%) MCSA
14 6 (0.46%) ACCA
14 6 (0.46%) CCNP
14 6 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.11%) QA
2 24 (1.86%) ISO 9001
3 17 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.16%) PMBOK
5 13 (1.01%) COBIT
6 12 (0.93%) EMIR
7 11 (0.85%) MiFID
8 10 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.77%) SLA
9 9 (0.70%) P3O
9 9 (0.70%) Solvency II
10 8 (0.62%) ISO 9000
10 8 (0.62%) PCI DSS
11 6 (0.46%) ISO 14001
12 5 (0.39%) GxP
13 2 (0.15%) BS25999
13 2 (0.15%) COSO
13 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.15%) FATCA
13 2 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 64 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (3.94%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.62%) XenServer
5 6 (0.46%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.46%) vSphere
6 5 (0.39%) KVM
6 5 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.15%) Docker
7 2 (0.15%) Firmware
7 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.15%) Samba
7 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (3.94%) SCVMM
2 10 (0.77%) Ansible
2 10 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.77%) Puppet
3 6 (0.46%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.23%) MOM
4 3 (0.23%) Nagios
5 2 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.15%) Rancher
5 2 (0.15%) RSA Archer
5 2 (0.15%) Sysdig
5 2 (0.15%) vRealize
6 1 (0.077%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.077%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.077%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.077%) SCCM
Vendors
1 167 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 157 (12.14%) Oracle
3 112 (8.66%) SAP
4 82 (6.34%) VMware
5 72 (5.57%) Cisco
6 63 (4.87%) HP
7 61 (4.72%) EMC
8 58 (4.49%) Citrix
9 56 (4.33%) IBM
9 56 (4.33%) Juniper
10 54 (4.18%) CheckPoint
11 53 (4.10%) BMC
12 51 (3.94%) NetApp
13 25 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (1.24%) NetSuite
15 12 (0.93%) Cognizant
15 12 (0.93%) Infor
15 12 (0.93%) Sage
16 10 (0.77%) Epicor
16 10 (0.77%) Red Hat
West London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car+bonus 30%
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: From £37,768 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 to £70,000 plus attractive benefits and extensive career progr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 to £60,000 plus bonus etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Holland and Barrett
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £26,550 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Excellent Salary & Bens inc Car
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £78,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £63,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £63,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £63,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + strong package
Posted: 3 days ago