Period
to 2 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 2 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 186 161 217
Rank change year-on-year -25 +56 -20
Permanent jobs citing PMO 27 11 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.57% 0.36% 0.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.96% 2.60% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 48
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £35,000 £45,500
Median % change year-on-year +42.86% -23.08% +1.11%
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.40% -1.27%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 681 423 1,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.35% 13.82% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 352 311 800
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,771 £34,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing PMO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the East of England

PMO
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PMO in the East of England.

Salary trend for PMO in the East of England

PMO
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMO in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

Salary histogram for PMO in the East of England

PMO
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 PMO within the East of England region over the 6 months to 2 August 2021. 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
Suffolk - 11 £49,000 -
Bedfordshire - 10 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -23 4 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Cambridgeshire -36 2 £60,000 +79.10% 2
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 2 August 2021, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for PMO.

1 25 (92.59%) Project Management
2 13 (48.15%) PRINCE2
2 13 (48.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (44.44%) PMI Certification
3 12 (44.44%) PMI
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (29.63%) Resource Management
6 7 (25.93%) Requirements Gathering
7 6 (22.22%) Social Skills
7 6 (22.22%) Strategic Roadmap
7 6 (22.22%) IT Strategy
7 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 5 (18.52%) LAN
8 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
8 5 (18.52%) People Management
8 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Identification
8 5 (18.52%) Legacy Applications
9 4 (14.81%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (14.81%) Client Onboarding
9 4 (14.81%) DevOps
9 4 (14.81%) Scrum
9 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
10 3 (11.11%) Firewall
10 3 (11.11%) Retail
10 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
10 3 (11.11%) Degree

PMO
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:

Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Power Platform
2 1 (3.70%) Azure
2 1 (3.70%) PowerApps
2 1 (3.70%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) MPLS
3 2 (7.41%) SD-WAN
3 2 (7.41%) VLAN
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Power BI
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Presentation Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Automotive
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) PMO Lead
4 3 (11.11%) Telephony Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Telephony Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Coordinator
5 2 (7.41%) Head of PMO
5 2 (7.41%) PMO Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Presales Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Systems Manager
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) PMI
2 5 (18.52%) Legacy Applications
3 1 (3.70%) Housing Association
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Project Management
2 13 (48.15%) PRINCE2
2 13 (48.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Resource Management
5 7 (25.93%) Requirements Gathering
6 6 (22.22%) IT Strategy
6 6 (22.22%) Strategic Roadmap
6 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 5 (18.52%) People Management
7 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Identification
8 4 (14.81%) Client Onboarding
8 4 (14.81%) DevOps
8 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
9 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 3 (11.11%) Migration
9 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) PMI Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMP
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Genesys
2 1 (3.70%) Orchard
2 1 (3.70%) Sun