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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 378 452 493
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +41
Permanent jobs citing PMP 739 651 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.60% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.97% 2.19% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 517 495 423
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 £41,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%

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
24866 29764 31069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.10% 27.29% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19984 24007 24250
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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
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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 +80 700 £62,500 +8.69% 44
London +63 351 £65,000 +4.00% 25
South East +54 147 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Berkshire +42 79 £70,000 +27.27% 1
City of London +69 74 £67,500 - 7
Reading +59 60 £68,750 +19.56% 1
West Midlands +25 58 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Birmingham +19 50 £48,750 +2.63% 1
North West +22 48 £52,500 +2.43% 5
Yorkshire +45 34 £62,500 +31.57% 2
East of England +20 30 £66,250 +10.41% 3
Surrey +42 25 £55,500 +16.84%
Manchester +13 23 £52,500 +31.25% 1
East Midlands +11 22 £37,500 -31.81% 1
South West +15 21 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Hampshire +2 18 £45,000 -20.00% 1
Merseyside -13 18 £48,750 -16.30% 2
Liverpool -14 18 £48,750 -16.30% 2
Nottinghamshire +14 17 £37,500 -16.66%
East Yorkshire - 14 £62,500 - 1
Hull - 14 £62,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +20 12 £72,500 +52.63% 2
Cardiff +20 12 £45,000 +7.14%
South Wales +14 12 £45,000 +7.14%
Hertfordshire +13 12 £42,500 -43.33%
Wales +7 12 £45,000 +7.14%
Nottingham +11 11 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +30 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South Yorkshire +10 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Oxfordshire +8 9 £57,500 +9.52% 1

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1194 (85.96%) PRINCE2
2 1003 (72.21%) Project Management
3 884 (63.64%) PMI Certification
4 642 (46.22%) Finance
5 470 (33.84%) Agile Software Development
6 418 (30.09%) Degree
7 347 (24.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 254 (18.29%) ITIL
9 244 (17.57%) Retail
10 211 (15.19%) Scrum
11 200 (14.40%) PMI
12 191 (13.75%) Service Delivery
13 179 (12.89%) Risk Management
13 179 (12.89%) Continuous Improvement
14 177 (12.74%) Oracle
15 176 (12.67%) MS Excel
16 172 (12.38%) Data Centre
17 170 (12.24%) Microsoft
18 163 (11.74%) QA
19 155 (11.16%) CRM
20 150 (10.80%) Programme Management
21 142 (10.22%) Change Management
22 139 (10.01%) MS Project
23 138 (9.94%) Service Management
23 138 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
24 136 (9.79%) Presales
24 136 (9.79%) Waterfall
25 134 (9.65%) Line Management
25 134 (9.65%) SQL
26 130 (9.36%) PRINCE

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 39 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.73%) WebSphere
3 11 (0.79%) IIS
4 9 (0.65%) SAS
5 8 (0.58%) Confluence
6 5 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.36%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.29%) CMS
7 4 (0.29%) OpenEdge
8 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.14%) Apache
9 2 (0.14%) Documentum
9 2 (0.14%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.072%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.072%) Drupal
10 1 (0.072%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.072%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 176 (12.67%) MS Excel
2 139 (10.01%) MS Project
3 52 (3.74%) MS Office
4 39 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (2.02%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.29%) CATIA
7 4 (0.29%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 24 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
4 14 (1.01%) SAP FI
5 11 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (0.79%) Primavera
6 10 (0.72%) SAP GRC
7 7 (0.50%) SAP Business One
8 6 (0.43%) Bankmaster
8 6 (0.43%) SAP hybris
8 6 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.29%) BPCS
10 4 (0.29%) CA PPM
10 4 (0.29%) Finacle
10 4 (0.29%) Misys Equation
10 4 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
10 4 (0.29%) Teamcenter
10 4 (0.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 87 (6.26%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (4.61%) IaaS
4 59 (4.25%) Amazon EC2
5 58 (4.18%) PaaS
6 57 (4.10%) SaaS
7 14 (1.01%) Office 365
8 5 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.29%) Yammer
10 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.14%) Force.com
11 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.14%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.14%) Veeva
12 1 (0.072%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.072%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.072%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.072%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.60%) Internet
2 45 (3.24%) WAN
3 26 (1.87%) Firewall
4 24 (1.73%) LAN
4 24 (1.73%) SAN
5 16 (1.15%) VoIP
6 15 (1.08%) Wireless
7 12 (0.86%) DHCP
8 11 (0.79%) Intranet
8 11 (0.79%) VPN
9 9 (0.65%) Broadband
9 9 (0.65%) DNS
10 8 (0.58%) MPLS
11 5 (0.36%) NAS
11 5 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (0.36%) VLAN
12 4 (0.29%) ATM
12 4 (0.29%) FTP
12 4 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 58 (4.18%) DB2
2 58 (4.18%) MySQL
3 27 (1.94%) Big Data
3 27 (1.94%) QlikView
4 21 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 10 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.29%) GIS
8 3 (0.22%) SAP BI
9 2 (0.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.14%) HDInsight
9 2 (0.14%) JasperReports
9 2 (0.14%) Power BI
9 2 (0.14%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.072%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.072%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (1.87%) JIRA
2 5 (0.36%) Hudson
3 2 (0.14%) Grunt
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.072%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.072%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.072%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.072%) Toad
General
1 642 (46.22%) Finance
2 244 (17.57%) Retail
3 119 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 105 (7.56%) Banking
5 99 (7.13%) Publishing
6 61 (4.39%) Advertising
7 55 (3.96%) Manufacturing
7 55 (3.96%) Marketing
8 45 (3.24%) Legal
9 44 (3.17%) Front Office
10 29 (2.09%) Billing
11 28 (2.02%) Investment Banking
12 26 (1.87%) Back Office
13 22 (1.58%) Retail Banking
14 19 (1.37%) French Language
15 16 (1.15%) Law
16 13 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.79%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.58%) Automotive
19 7 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 852 (61.34%) Project Manager
2 185 (13.32%) IT Manager
3 171 (12.31%) Senior Manager
4 167 (12.02%) IT Project Manager
5 151 (10.87%) Senior Project Manager
6 114 (8.21%) Software Project Manager
7 103 (7.42%) Analyst
8 101 (7.27%) Programme Manager
9 73 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
10 68 (4.90%) Architect
11 58 (4.18%) Business Analyst
12 57 (4.10%) Infrastructure Manager
13 55 (3.96%) Technical Manager
14 52 (3.74%) SAP Manager
14 52 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
15 50 (3.60%) Development Manager
15 50 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
16 49 (3.53%) Software Manager
17 47 (3.38%) Technical Project Manager
18 46 (3.31%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (4.32%) .NET
2 41 (2.95%) HTML
3 36 (2.59%) XML
4 34 (2.45%) Web Services
5 15 (1.08%) ASP.NET
6 10 (0.72%) CSS
7 9 (0.65%) Node.js
8 8 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (0.50%) SAP Basis
10 6 (0.43%) XSL
11 5 (0.36%) REST
12 4 (0.29%) HTML5
13 3 (0.22%) AngularJS
13 3 (0.22%) COM
13 3 (0.22%) Flash
13 3 (0.22%) J2EE
13 3 (0.22%) SAP PI
14 2 (0.14%) COM+
14 2 (0.14%) EJB
14 2 (0.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 200 (14.40%) PMI
2 172 (12.38%) Data Centre
3 138 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
4 127 (9.14%) Computer Science
5 75 (5.40%) CMDB
6 53 (3.82%) Management Information System
6 53 (3.82%) Virtual Team
7 36 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (1.73%) Fintech
9 21 (1.51%) FMCG
10 17 (1.22%) Driving Licence
11 12 (0.86%) Life Science
12 10 (0.72%) Blackberry
12 10 (0.72%) EPoS
12 10 (0.72%) User Experience
13 9 (0.65%) Mathematics
14 8 (0.58%) Social Media
15 7 (0.50%) Biotechnology
15 7 (0.50%) Private Cloud
16 6 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (2.02%) Windows
2 17 (1.22%) Android
3 16 (1.15%) Apple iOS
3 16 (1.15%) Linux
4 11 (0.79%) CentOS
4 11 (0.79%) FreeBSD
4 11 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (0.72%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.36%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.29%) Unix
7 4 (0.29%) VMS
7 4 (0.29%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.072%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.072%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1194 (85.96%) PRINCE2
2 1003 (72.21%) Project Management
3 470 (33.84%) Agile Software Development
4 347 (24.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 254 (18.29%) ITIL
6 211 (15.19%) Scrum
7 191 (13.75%) Service Delivery
8 179 (12.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 179 (12.89%) Risk Management
9 155 (11.16%) CRM
10 150 (10.80%) Programme Management
11 142 (10.22%) Change Management
12 138 (9.94%) Service Management
13 136 (9.79%) Presales
13 136 (9.79%) Waterfall
14 134 (9.65%) Line Management
15 130 (9.36%) PRINCE
16 129 (9.29%) SDLC
17 118 (8.50%) Software Engineering
18 117 (8.42%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 134 (9.65%) SQL
2 63 (4.54%) Java
3 49 (3.53%) C#
4 33 (2.38%) C
5 15 (1.08%) Perl
6 14 (1.01%) C++
7 13 (0.94%) JavaScript
7 13 (0.94%) Python
8 11 (0.79%) Ruby
8 11 (0.79%) Shell Script
8 11 (0.79%) VB
9 10 (0.72%) ABAP
10 9 (0.65%) Scala
11 6 (0.43%) PHP
11 6 (0.43%) VBScript
12 4 (0.29%) AWK
12 4 (0.29%) Korn
13 3 (0.22%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.22%) Embedded C++
13 3 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 884 (63.64%) PMI Certification
2 418 (30.09%) Degree
3 116 (8.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 95 (6.84%) ISEB
4 95 (6.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 54 (3.89%) APMP
6 38 (2.74%) Security Cleared
7 24 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (1.58%) CCNA
9 19 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (1.08%) ACCA
11 13 (0.94%) CISA
11 13 (0.94%) CISSP
12 11 (0.79%) PgMP
13 10 (0.72%) SC Cleared
14 7 (0.50%) MBA
14 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.50%) MOS
15 6 (0.43%) MCSA
16 5 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (11.74%) QA
2 29 (2.09%) SLA
3 22 (1.58%) ISO 14001
4 16 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 14 (1.01%) P3O
5 14 (1.01%) PMBOK
6 13 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.79%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.58%) GxP
8 8 (0.58%) MiFID
9 6 (0.43%) COBIT
9 6 (0.43%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.36%) FATCA
11 4 (0.29%) EMIR
11 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
12 2 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.14%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 71 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (4.18%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (0.79%) XenServer
4 9 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.36%) KVM
6 3 (0.22%) Firmware
6 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.14%) Docker
7 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (4.18%) SCVMM
2 11 (0.79%) Ansible
2 11 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.79%) Puppet
3 7 (0.50%) MOM
4 6 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.22%) SCCM
6 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.072%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.072%) WMI
Vendors
1 177 (12.74%) Oracle
2 170 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 120 (8.64%) SAP
4 96 (6.91%) Cisco
5 85 (6.12%) HP
5 85 (6.12%) VMware
6 78 (5.62%) Juniper
7 76 (5.47%) CheckPoint
8 64 (4.61%) EMC
8 64 (4.61%) IBM
9 60 (4.32%) Citrix
10 58 (4.18%) BMC
10 58 (4.18%) NetApp
11 22 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (1.22%) Brocade
12 17 (1.22%) F5
12 17 (1.22%) Fortinet
12 17 (1.22%) JD Edwards
13 14 (1.01%) NetSuite
14 12 (0.86%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 37k per year + company benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + car allowance + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Brookes Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 95,000 + bonus (20-30%) + pension + healthcare + life insuranc
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Montash
Salary: £46000 - £68000 per annum + 17.5% Flex + 12.5 - 25% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £78,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, car, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Montash Limited
Salary: £46000 - £68000.00 per annum + 17.5% Flex + 25% Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum + £30K Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits + Bonus + Excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Softwareone
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bicester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago