Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 75 68
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 223 224 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.55% 3.65% 3.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 3.82% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 196 238 286
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -2.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £38,625
90th Percentile £68,375 £82,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 6,009 5,868 8,266
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 95.52% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4,876 4,724 6,520
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +19 83 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Slough -4 21 £57,500 +27.78% 3
Maidenhead -58 18 £65,000 -18.75% 2
Bracknell -18 16 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Newbury -10 14 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Wokingham +8 5 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Windsor -12 4 £60,000 +50.00%
Crowthorne - 4 £55,000 -
Hungerford +15 1 £43,500 -27.50%
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 157 (70.40%) Project Management
2 92 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (29.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (28.70%) PRINCE2
5 62 (27.80%) Finance
6 42 (18.83%) Microsoft
7 38 (17.04%) CMS
8 31 (13.90%) SAP
9 28 (12.56%) Project Planning
10 27 (12.11%) Waterfall
11 26 (11.66%) Sitecore CMS
11 26 (11.66%) Sitecore
11 26 (11.66%) Change Management
12 25 (11.21%) Migration
13 24 (10.76%) Scrum
14 23 (10.31%) Risk Management
14 23 (10.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 20 (8.97%) Microsoft Project
15 20 (8.97%) PMI Certification
16 17 (7.62%) SuccessFactors
16 17 (7.62%) SDLC
17 16 (7.17%) PMO
17 16 (7.17%) .NET
17 16 (7.17%) Telecoms
18 14 (6.28%) PMI
18 14 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
19 13 (5.83%) SAP HR
19 13 (5.83%) Project Governance
20 12 (5.38%) Degree

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 38 (17.04%) CMS
2 26 (11.66%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (8.97%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.83%) SAP HR
2 8 (3.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.45%) Maximo
5 1 (0.45%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.45%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.62%) SuccessFactors
2 10 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.24%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.79%) Office 365
5 4 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.69%) SAN
2 5 (2.24%) VoIP
2 5 (2.24%) WAN
3 4 (1.79%) LAN
4 3 (1.35%) Firewall
5 1 (0.45%) Broadband
5 1 (0.45%) Internet
5 1 (0.45%) MPLS
5 1 (0.45%) Skype
5 1 (0.45%) SMS
5 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.90%) Power BI
2 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.45%) Big Data
3 1 (0.45%) Endeca
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.48%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (27.80%) Finance
2 16 (7.17%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.59%) Advertising
3 8 (3.59%) Retail
4 4 (1.79%) Marketing
4 4 (1.79%) Publishing
5 2 (0.90%) German Language
5 2 (0.90%) Legal
5 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Law
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.17%) .NET
2 4 (1.79%) CSS
2 4 (1.79%) HTML
3 3 (1.35%) EDI
3 3 (1.35%) Web Services
4 1 (0.45%) CGI
4 1 (0.45%) React
4 1 (0.45%) RESTful
4 1 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (6.28%) PMI
2 13 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.93%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.79%) Social Media
4 4 (1.79%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.35%) FMCG
6 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.90%) NHS
6 2 (0.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.45%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.45%) AS400
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.38%) Windows
2 6 (2.69%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (70.40%) Project Management
2 92 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (29.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (28.70%) PRINCE2
5 28 (12.56%) Project Planning
6 27 (12.11%) Waterfall
7 26 (11.66%) Change Management
8 25 (11.21%) Migration
9 24 (10.76%) Scrum
10 23 (10.31%) Risk Management
11 17 (7.62%) SDLC
12 13 (5.83%) Project Governance
13 10 (4.48%) ERP
13 10 (4.48%) Mentoring
14 9 (4.04%) CRM
14 9 (4.04%) Logistics
14 9 (4.04%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (3.59%) Contingency Planning
15 8 (3.59%) E-Commerce
16 7 (3.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.59%) SQL
2 5 (2.24%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.79%) Java
4 3 (1.35%) C
5 1 (0.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (10.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 20 (8.97%) PMI Certification
3 12 (5.38%) Degree
4 11 (4.93%) PMP
5 10 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.79%) APMP
7 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.90%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.90%) ISEB
8 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.45%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.17%) PMO
2 2 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.90%) GDPR
2 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 42 (18.83%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.90%) SAP
3 26 (11.66%) Sitecore
4 10 (4.48%) VMware
5 6 (2.69%) IBM
6 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.35%) Cisco
7 3 (1.35%) Citrix
7 3 (1.35%) Juniper
8 2 (0.90%) Adobe
9 1 (0.45%) ATG
9 1 (0.45%) Cognos
9 1 (0.45%) Demandware
9 1 (0.45%) hybris
9 1 (0.45%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle
9 1 (0.45%) Progress
9 1 (0.45%) Remedy
9 1 (0.45%) T-Plan