Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 96 65
Rank change year-on-year -19 -31 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 182 204 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.62% 3.02% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 3.15% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 147 190 312
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £36,656 £36,968 £35,575
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,625 £73,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%

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 6,667 6,475 9,260
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 95.94% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5,396 5,244 7,551
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 +27 71 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Bracknell -5 28 £50,000 +8.70%
Slough +5 19 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Wokingham +6 16 £45,000 +5.88%
Windsor +19 12 £55,000 +18.92%
Maidenhead -59 9 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Newbury -47 5 £47,500 +5.56% 3
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 20 May 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.

1 123 (67.58%) Project Management
2 97 (53.30%) PRINCE2
3 66 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (31.32%) Finance
5 39 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
6 37 (20.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (18.13%) Scrum
7 33 (18.13%) Microsoft
8 32 (17.58%) Project Planning
9 27 (14.84%) Change Management
10 26 (14.29%) Degree
10 26 (14.29%) Change Control
11 25 (13.74%) PMI Certification
12 24 (13.19%) PMO
13 23 (12.64%) Waterfall
14 22 (12.09%) Migration
15 19 (10.44%) Risk Management
16 18 (9.89%) Stakeholder Analysis
16 18 (9.89%) SDLC
17 17 (9.34%) Management Information System
17 17 (9.34%) PMI
17 17 (9.34%) ITIL
18 15 (8.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 15 (8.24%) Telecoms
18 15 (8.24%) Project Governance
18 15 (8.24%) JIRA
18 15 (8.24%) Data Centre
18 15 (8.24%) Coaching
18 15 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
19 14 (7.69%) Matrix Organization

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 13 (7.14%) CMS
2 10 (5.49%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.65%) IIS
5 2 (1.10%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.20%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.10%) Maya
5 2 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.55%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.55%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.55%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.55%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.55%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.55%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.55%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.55%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.55%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.04%) Office 365
2 9 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.75%) SaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.95%) WAN
2 5 (2.75%) Firewall
2 5 (2.75%) LAN
3 4 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.20%) VoIP
4 3 (1.65%) Internet
5 2 (1.10%) DHCP
5 2 (1.10%) DNS
5 2 (1.10%) Intranet
5 2 (1.10%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.10%) RNC
5 2 (1.10%) SMS
6 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.75%) NoSQL
1 5 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.10%) Big Data
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.55%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 15 (8.24%) JIRA
2 5 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 57 (31.32%) Finance
2 15 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.59%) Marketing
4 11 (6.04%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.30%) Retail
6 5 (2.75%) Advertising
7 3 (1.65%) Automotive
7 3 (1.65%) Back Office
7 3 (1.65%) German Language
7 3 (1.65%) Legal
8 2 (1.10%) Electronics
9 1 (0.55%) Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.69%) .NET
2 5 (2.75%) Web Services
3 4 (2.20%) WCF
4 3 (1.65%) HTML
5 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.10%) HTML5
5 2 (1.10%) React
5 2 (1.10%) WPF
6 1 (0.55%) COM
6 1 (0.55%) JSON
6 1 (0.55%) Laravel
6 1 (0.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.34%) Management Information System
1 17 (9.34%) PMI
2 15 (8.24%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.30%) Life Science
6 5 (2.75%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.20%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.65%) Digital Signage
8 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.65%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.10%) Tandem
9 2 (1.10%) User Experience
10 1 (0.55%) Fintech
10 1 (0.55%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.55%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.55%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.04%) Windows
2 7 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.75%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (67.58%) Project Management
2 97 (53.30%) PRINCE2
3 66 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (20.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (18.13%) Scrum
6 32 (17.58%) Project Planning
7 27 (14.84%) Change Management
8 26 (14.29%) Change Control
9 23 (12.64%) Waterfall
10 22 (12.09%) Migration
11 19 (10.44%) Risk Management
12 18 (9.89%) SDLC
12 18 (9.89%) Stakeholder Analysis
13 17 (9.34%) ITIL
14 15 (8.24%) Coaching
14 15 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (8.24%) Project Governance
15 14 (7.69%) Matrix Management
15 14 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
16 13 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.49%) SQL
2 8 (4.40%) Java
3 7 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.75%) Java 8
4 5 (2.75%) Java 9
5 4 (2.20%) C#
5 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.10%) C++
6 2 (1.10%) Python
7 1 (0.55%) C
7 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (14.29%) Degree
2 25 (13.74%) PMI Certification
3 15 (8.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (6.04%) PMP
5 9 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.20%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.10%) APMP
8 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.55%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.55%) ISEB
9 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.19%) PMO
2 10 (5.49%) QA
3 7 (3.85%) SLA
4 3 (1.65%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.75%) Docker
3 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) HP ALM
1 5 (2.75%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (18.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.49%) Capita
2 10 (5.49%) Sitecore
3 9 (4.95%) SAP
4 8 (4.40%) Google
5 5 (2.75%) HP
6 3 (1.65%) IFS
6 3 (1.65%) Remedy
7 2 (1.10%) Adobe
7 2 (1.10%) Amdocs
7 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.10%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.10%) hybris
7 2 (1.10%) Nokia
7 2 (1.10%) Twitter
7 2 (1.10%) VMware
8 1 (0.55%) Infor
8 1 (0.55%) Mitel
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle
8 1 (0.55%) Pegasus