Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 79 74
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 225 230 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.42% 3.58% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 3.75% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 187 236 292
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,125 £36,325
90th Percentile £67,500 £82,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -0.99%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,326 6,141 8,775
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 95.67% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,097 4,940 7,071
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Berkshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Project Manager in Berkshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Berkshire

Project Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +32 86 £50,000 - 7
Bracknell -16 22 £45,000 - 1
Slough +5 20 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Windsor +5 13 £55,000 +37.50%
Newbury -29 12 £60,000 +20.00%
Maidenhead -78 11 £60,000 -25.00% 1
Wokingham -6 10 £40,000 -27.27%
Crowthorne - 2 - - 1
Hungerford +15 1 £43,500 -27.50%
Ascot - 1 £45,000 -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 150 (66.67%) Project Management
2 94 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (38.67%) PRINCE2
4 65 (28.89%) Finance
5 52 (23.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (19.56%) Microsoft
7 38 (16.89%) Project Planning
8 35 (15.56%) Waterfall
9 34 (15.11%) CMS
10 33 (14.67%) Microsoft Project
11 30 (13.33%) Migration
12 29 (12.89%) Scrum
13 28 (12.44%) Change Management
13 28 (12.44%) SAP
13 28 (12.44%) PMI Certification
14 26 (11.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 26 (11.56%) Sitecore
14 26 (11.56%) SDLC
15 22 (9.78%) Capita
15 22 (9.78%) Risk Management
16 21 (9.33%) PMI
17 20 (8.89%) Change Control
18 19 (8.44%) PMO
19 18 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 17 (7.56%) Degree
20 17 (7.56%) Project Governance
20 17 (7.56%) Windows
20 17 (7.56%) .NET
21 16 (7.11%) JIRA
22 14 (6.22%) Contingency Planning

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 34 (15.11%) CMS
2 26 (11.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (1.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.89%) WordPress
5 1 (0.44%) Drupal
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (14.67%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.00%) SAP HR
2 6 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.44%) Maximo
5 1 (0.44%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.44%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.44%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (5.78%) SuccessFactors
2 10 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.00%) Office 365
4 5 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.22%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.89%) SaaS
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.56%) LAN
2 7 (3.11%) Firewall
2 7 (3.11%) VoIP
2 7 (3.11%) WAN
3 6 (2.67%) SAN
4 3 (1.33%) SMS
4 3 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.89%) DHCP
5 2 (0.89%) DNS
6 1 (0.44%) Broadband
6 1 (0.44%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (2.22%) NoSQL
2 2 (0.89%) Power BI
2 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.44%) Endeca
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (7.11%) JIRA
2 5 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (28.89%) Finance
2 13 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.11%) Retail
4 6 (2.67%) Marketing
5 5 (2.22%) Advertising
5 5 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.78%) German Language
6 4 (1.78%) Legal
6 4 (1.78%) Publishing
7 2 (0.89%) Automotive
7 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.56%) .NET
2 5 (2.22%) HTML
3 4 (1.78%) CSS
4 3 (1.33%) EDI
4 3 (1.33%) Web Services
5 2 (0.89%) React
5 2 (0.89%) XML
6 1 (0.44%) CGI
6 1 (0.44%) JSON
6 1 (0.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.33%) PMI
2 13 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.89%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.22%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.78%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.78%) Social Media
8 3 (1.33%) Digital Signage
8 3 (1.33%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.33%) FMCG
8 3 (1.33%) Life Science
8 3 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.44%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.44%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.44%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.56%) Windows
2 10 (4.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (66.67%) Project Management
2 94 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (38.67%) PRINCE2
4 52 (23.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (16.89%) Project Planning
6 35 (15.56%) Waterfall
7 30 (13.33%) Migration
8 29 (12.89%) Scrum
9 28 (12.44%) Change Management
10 26 (11.56%) SDLC
11 22 (9.78%) Risk Management
12 20 (8.89%) Change Control
13 17 (7.56%) Project Governance
14 14 (6.22%) Contingency Planning
14 14 (6.22%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (5.78%) Coaching
15 13 (5.78%) Matrix Management
15 13 (5.78%) Stakeholder Analysis
16 12 (5.33%) Matrix Organization
16 12 (5.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.44%) Java
1 10 (4.44%) SQL
2 7 (3.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.22%) Java 8
3 5 (2.22%) Java 9
4 3 (1.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.89%) C
6 1 (0.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (12.44%) PMI Certification
2 18 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 17 (7.56%) Degree
4 13 (5.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (4.89%) PMP
6 4 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.78%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.33%) APMP
8 2 (0.89%) ISEB
8 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.44%) PMO
2 6 (2.67%) QA
3 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.33%) SLA
4 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.22%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.89%) SCCM
3 1 (0.44%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 44 (19.56%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.44%) SAP
3 26 (11.56%) Sitecore
4 22 (9.78%) Capita
5 9 (4.00%) VMware
6 6 (2.67%) IBM
7 5 (2.22%) Google
8 3 (1.33%) Adobe
8 3 (1.33%) Cisco
8 3 (1.33%) Citrix
8 3 (1.33%) IFS
8 3 (1.33%) Juniper
9 2 (0.89%) hybris
9 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.44%) Demandware
10 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle
10 1 (0.44%) Progress
10 1 (0.44%) Remedy