The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 76 110
Rank change year-on-year -33 +34  
Permanent jobs citing PMP 7 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.48% 0.92% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.11% 4.07% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £42,500 £49,765 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.59% -0.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £64,906 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  

PMP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 331 221 347
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 22.78% 22.71% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 213 182 268
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.70% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing PMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Cheshire

PMP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMP in Cheshire.

Salary trend for PMP in Cheshire

PMP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PMP in Cheshire

PMP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Knutsford -31 6 £42,500 -43.33%
PMP
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 12 (85.71%) Project Management
2 10 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) PMI Certification
4 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (50.00%) Service Management
5 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Project Planning
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) PMI
7 5 (35.71%) Scrum
7 5 (35.71%) DSDM
7 5 (35.71%) Change Control
7 5 (35.71%) APMG
7 5 (35.71%) PMBOK
7 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
8 4 (28.57%) Programme Governance
8 4 (28.57%) PgMP
8 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
9 3 (21.43%) GIS
9 3 (21.43%) Banking
9 3 (21.43%) Retail
9 3 (21.43%) Information Security
9 3 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (21.43%) PMO
9 3 (21.43%) Line Management
10 2 (14.29%) Human Resource Management
10 2 (14.29%) Compliance Management
10 2 (14.29%) CISA

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) GIS
2 1 (7.14%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) COBIT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Lean Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Project Management
2 10 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (50.00%) Service Management
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Project Planning
7 5 (35.71%) Change Control
7 5 (35.71%) DSDM
7 5 (35.71%) Scrum
7 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
8 4 (28.57%) Programme Governance
8 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
9 3 (21.43%) Information Security
9 3 (21.43%) Line Management
9 3 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (14.29%) Compliance Management
10 2 (14.29%) Human Resource Management
10 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) PMI Certification
2 5 (35.71%) APMG
3 4 (28.57%) PgMP
4 2 (14.29%) CISA
4 2 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
5 1 (7.14%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PMBOK
2 3 (21.43%) PMO
3 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (7.14%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) SAP