Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 270 248
Rank change year-on-year +34 -22 +54
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 123 101 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.03% 0.76% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.79% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 107 92 122
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £40,750 £35,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £74,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11540 12765 14852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9482 10596 12302
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in the East of England

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in the East of England

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in the East of England

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +14 37 £52,500 -2.78% 3
Cambridgeshire -16 34 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Bedfordshire +36 24 £57,500 -4.17%
Suffolk +18 15 £47,500 -20.83%
Essex +11 11 £70,000 +16.67%
Norfolk +14 1 £40,000 -25.93% 1
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East of England region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 76 (61.79%) PRINCE2
2 65 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (48.78%) Project Management
4 41 (33.33%) Finance
4 41 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 29 (23.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (17.07%) Scrum
7 20 (16.26%) PMP
7 20 (16.26%) SDLC
8 18 (14.63%) Degree
8 18 (14.63%) Advertising
9 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (13.01%) Retail
11 15 (12.20%) Performance Management
11 15 (12.20%) People Management
11 15 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (12.20%) Change Control
12 14 (11.38%) APMP
12 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Project
13 13 (10.57%) Windows
13 13 (10.57%) B2B
14 12 (9.76%) Change Management
15 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
16 10 (8.13%) Active Directory
16 10 (8.13%) HP
16 10 (8.13%) Citrix
16 10 (8.13%) Cisco
16 10 (8.13%) IBM
16 10 (8.13%) LAN
16 10 (8.13%) WAN

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (8.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) LAN
1 10 (8.13%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) JIRA
1 5 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.25%) JIRA Agile
General
1 41 (33.33%) Finance
2 18 (14.63%) Advertising
3 16 (13.01%) Retail
4 4 (3.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (7.32%) Virtual Team
2 5 (4.07%) Reinsurance
3 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.44%) PMI
4 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.57%) Windows
2 10 (8.13%) Windows Server
2 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (61.79%) PRINCE2
2 65 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (48.78%) Project Management
4 41 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 29 (23.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (17.07%) Scrum
7 20 (16.26%) SDLC
8 15 (12.20%) Change Control
8 15 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (12.20%) People Management
8 15 (12.20%) Performance Management
9 13 (10.57%) B2B
10 12 (9.76%) Change Management
11 10 (8.13%) E-Commerce
11 10 (8.13%) Risk Management
12 6 (4.88%) ITIL
12 6 (4.88%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.88%) Resource Allocation
13 5 (4.07%) Analytics
13 5 (4.07%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (16.26%) PMP
2 18 (14.63%) Degree
3 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (11.38%) APMP
5 5 (4.07%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) PMO
2 6 (4.88%) GDPR
3 2 (1.63%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (8.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.13%) Cisco
2 10 (8.13%) Citrix
2 10 (8.13%) HP
2 10 (8.13%) IBM
2 10 (8.13%) VMware
3 7 (5.69%) SAP
4 4 (3.25%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.25%) Planview
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle
5 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.81%) Trillium