The median annual salary for a IT Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 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
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 423 404 357
Rank change year-on-year -19 -47  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 506 702 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.72% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.74% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 414 609 738
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in England

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in England

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in England

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
London +2 209 £60,000 - 27
South East +35 86 £52,500 -4.54% 10
East of England +8 48 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Yorkshire +54 47 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North West -28 40 £45,500 +1.11% 4
West Midlands -1 36 £51,250 +7.89% 1
East Midlands -26 20 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West +13 17 £43,500 -13.86% 6
North East +9 5 £39,000 +4.96%
IT Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 England region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 654 (60.67%) Project Management
2 527 (48.89%) PRINCE2
3 356 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
4 322 (29.87%) Finance
5 287 (26.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 186 (17.25%) Retail
7 133 (12.34%) Change Management
8 132 (12.24%) Waterfall
9 120 (11.13%) SDLC
10 119 (11.04%) PMI Certification
11 109 (10.11%) PMP
12 108 (10.02%) Degree
13 104 (9.65%) ITIL
14 93 (8.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 85 (7.88%) Scrum
16 82 (7.61%) Microsoft
16 82 (7.61%) E-Commerce
17 81 (7.51%) CRM
18 79 (7.33%) Marketing
19 78 (7.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 78 (7.24%) MS Project
20 73 (6.77%) Project Planning
21 67 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
22 66 (6.12%) Business Analysis
23 65 (6.03%) Risk Management
24 62 (5.75%) MS Excel
25 60 (5.57%) PMO
26 58 (5.38%) PMI
27 54 (5.01%) Banking
27 54 (5.01%) Business Transformation

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 22 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.56%) CMS
3 4 (0.37%) IIS
4 3 (0.28%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.19%) Confluence
5 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.19%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.093%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.093%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.093%) ThingWorx
6 1 (0.093%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.093%) WebSphere
Applications
1 78 (7.24%) MS Project
2 62 (5.75%) MS Excel
3 37 (3.43%) MS Office
4 22 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.093%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.093%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (0.93%) SAP ERP
2 8 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.19%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.19%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.093%) Magento
5 1 (0.093%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.093%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.093%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.093%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.093%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.13%) Office 365
2 12 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.74%) SaaS
4 7 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.46%) IaaS
6 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.19%) PaaS
7 1 (0.093%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.093%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.69%) WAN
2 21 (1.95%) LAN
3 8 (0.74%) Internet
4 7 (0.65%) SAN
5 6 (0.56%) DAB
6 5 (0.46%) MPLS
6 5 (0.46%) VoIP
6 5 (0.46%) Wireless
7 4 (0.37%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.28%) Intranet
8 3 (0.28%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.19%) CTI
9 2 (0.19%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.093%) Firewall
10 1 (0.093%) GoToMeeting
10 1 (0.093%) HTTP
10 1 (0.093%) LTE
10 1 (0.093%) Skype
10 1 (0.093%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (1.02%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.46%) SAP BW
4 4 (0.37%) EDRMS
4 4 (0.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.28%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.19%) Big Data
6 2 (0.19%) EDMS
6 2 (0.19%) QlikView
7 1 (0.093%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.093%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.093%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.093%) DataStage
7 1 (0.093%) MySQL
7 1 (0.093%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.093%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.093%) QualityStage
7 1 (0.093%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (2.13%) JIRA
2 5 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.19%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.093%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 322 (29.87%) Finance
2 186 (17.25%) Retail
3 79 (7.33%) Marketing
4 54 (5.01%) Banking
5 42 (3.90%) Back Office
5 42 (3.90%) Legal
6 27 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.23%) Front Office
8 19 (1.76%) Law
9 17 (1.58%) Advertising
9 17 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.83%) Automotive
10 9 (0.83%) Publishing
11 7 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.56%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.37%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.28%) Billing
15 3 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.48%) .NET
2 11 (1.02%) Web Services
3 5 (0.46%) Velocity
3 5 (0.46%) XML
4 4 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (0.28%) HTML
6 2 (0.19%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.19%) CSS
6 2 (0.19%) CSS3
6 2 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.19%) HTML5
7 1 (0.093%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.093%) CGI
7 1 (0.093%) EDI
7 1 (0.093%) J2EE
7 1 (0.093%) Middleware
7 1 (0.093%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 58 (5.38%) PMI
2 53 (4.92%) Data Centre
2 53 (4.92%) EPoS
3 48 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.13%) FMCG
6 16 (1.48%) Virtual Team
7 13 (1.21%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.56%) Derivative
8 6 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.37%) Chip and PIN
9 4 (0.37%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.37%) iPad
9 4 (0.37%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.37%) NHS
10 3 (0.28%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.28%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.28%) Life Science
10 3 (0.28%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (1.48%) Windows
2 11 (1.02%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.37%) Linux
4 2 (0.19%) Unix
4 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 654 (60.67%) Project Management
2 527 (48.89%) PRINCE2
3 356 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
4 287 (26.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 133 (12.34%) Change Management
6 132 (12.24%) Waterfall
7 120 (11.13%) SDLC
8 104 (9.65%) ITIL
9 85 (7.88%) Scrum
10 82 (7.61%) E-Commerce
11 81 (7.51%) CRM
12 73 (6.77%) Project Planning
13 67 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 66 (6.12%) Business Analysis
15 65 (6.03%) Risk Management
16 54 (5.01%) Business Transformation
17 53 (4.92%) Migration
18 50 (4.64%) Matrix Organization
19 49 (4.55%) ERP
20 48 (4.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (2.32%) SQL
2 10 (0.93%) C#
2 10 (0.93%) Java
3 7 (0.65%) C
4 3 (0.28%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.19%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.19%) PHP
6 1 (0.093%) Perl
6 1 (0.093%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 119 (11.04%) PMI Certification
2 109 (10.11%) PMP
3 108 (10.02%) Degree
4 93 (8.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 78 (7.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 26 (2.41%) APMP
7 15 (1.39%) ISEB
7 15 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (1.39%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.65%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.37%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.37%) CISA
9 4 (0.37%) CISSP
10 3 (0.28%) PgMP
11 1 (0.093%) HNC
11 1 (0.093%) HND
11 1 (0.093%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.093%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.57%) PMO
2 20 (1.86%) QA
3 15 (1.39%) MiFID
4 13 (1.21%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.46%) SLA
7 3 (0.28%) EMIR
7 3 (0.28%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.19%) FATCA
9 1 (0.093%) Basel III
9 1 (0.093%) COBIT
9 1 (0.093%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.093%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.093%) GDPR
9 1 (0.093%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.093%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.56%) Hyper-V
2 6 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (0.28%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (0.28%) SCCM
2 3 (0.28%) SCOM
3 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.093%) Ansible
4 1 (0.093%) MOM
Vendors
1 82 (7.61%) Microsoft
2 38 (3.53%) SAP
3 23 (2.13%) Oracle
4 13 (1.21%) Cisco
5 11 (1.02%) IBM
6 9 (0.83%) Citrix
6 9 (0.83%) Computacenter
7 8 (0.74%) VMware
8 6 (0.56%) Cognos
8 6 (0.56%) JD Edwards
9 5 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.37%) Civica
10 4 (0.37%) Northgate
10 4 (0.37%) Orchard
10 4 (0.37%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.37%) Remedy
11 3 (0.28%) Huawei
11 3 (0.28%) Infor
11 3 (0.28%) Sage
12 2 (0.19%) Cognizant
London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £5k Car allowance, 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Callington, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Strong Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Car Allowance, Pe
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £38,183 to £46,924 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bespoke Excel
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South East London
C & C Housing Trust
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago