The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

IT Project Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 199 262
Rank change year-on-year +8 +63  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 46 60 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.89% 0.94% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.98% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 49
Median salary £55,000 £61,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% +2.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £49,250 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4949 6138 9863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.30% 96.22% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4425 5605 8439
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in the City of London

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in the City of London

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in the City of London

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 50 (53.19%) Project Management
2 47 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (45.74%) Finance
3 43 (45.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (37.23%) PRINCE2
5 29 (30.85%) Retail
6 17 (18.09%) Waterfall
6 17 (18.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 17 (18.09%) Business Transformation
7 16 (17.02%) E-Commerce
8 14 (14.89%) SDLC
9 11 (11.70%) ITIL
9 11 (11.70%) EPoS
9 11 (11.70%) Change Control
10 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (10.64%) Back Office
11 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Project
12 7 (7.45%) CRM
12 7 (7.45%) PMP
12 7 (7.45%) Contingency Planning
13 6 (6.38%) PMI Certification
13 6 (6.38%) Scrum
13 6 (6.38%) Banking
14 5 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (5.32%) Project Governance
14 5 (5.32%) Matrix Management
14 5 (5.32%) Time Management
14 5 (5.32%) Project Planning
14 5 (5.32%) Degree
14 5 (5.32%) Microsoft

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (3.19%) Confluence
2 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 2 (2.13%) Mimecast
2 2 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) LAN
1 2 (2.13%) SAN
1 2 (2.13%) WAN
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) JIRA
General
1 43 (45.74%) Finance
2 29 (30.85%) Retail
3 10 (10.64%) Back Office
4 6 (6.38%) Banking
5 4 (4.26%) Law
6 3 (3.19%) Games
7 2 (2.13%) Advertising
7 2 (2.13%) Front Office
7 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.06%) Legal
8 1 (1.06%) Publishing
8 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) EPoS
2 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.26%) FMCG
2 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.26%) PMI
3 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.13%) Fintech
4 2 (2.13%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.06%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.06%) NHS
5 1 (1.06%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (53.19%) Project Management
2 47 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (45.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (37.23%) PRINCE2
5 17 (18.09%) Business Transformation
5 17 (18.09%) Waterfall
6 16 (17.02%) E-Commerce
7 14 (14.89%) SDLC
8 11 (11.70%) Change Control
8 11 (11.70%) ITIL
9 7 (7.45%) Contingency Planning
9 7 (7.45%) CRM
10 6 (6.38%) Scrum
11 5 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.32%) Matrix Management
11 5 (5.32%) Project Governance
11 5 (5.32%) Project Planning
11 5 (5.32%) Time Management
12 4 (4.26%) Investment Management
12 4 (4.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.13%) C
2 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (7.45%) PMP
3 6 (6.38%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.32%) Degree
5 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.06%) APMP
7 1 (1.06%) ISEB
7 1 (1.06%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) PMO
3 1 (1.06%) Basel III
3 1 (1.06%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.06%) EMIR
3 1 (1.06%) GDPR
3 1 (1.06%) MiFID
3 1 (1.06%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) IBM
3 3 (3.19%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.13%) Fortinet
4 2 (2.13%) Sage
4 2 (2.13%) SonicWALL
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