Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for P3O skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited P3O over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1095 1127 1170
Rank change year-on-year +32 +43 +89
Permanent jobs citing P3O 55 70 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.040% 0.057%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.30% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 81
England median annual salary £73,750 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.89% -4.26% -6.00%
10th Percentile £34,375 £36,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £96,875 £63,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +66.67% -4.26% -6.00%

P3O 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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21435 22957 26501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.72% 13.00% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16104 18275 21128
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%

P3O
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing P3O as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for P3O in England

P3O
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing P3O in England.

Salary trend for P3O in England

P3O
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing P3O in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for P3O in England

P3O
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing P3O within the England region over the 6 months to 20 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
London -20 21 £60,375 +34.17%
Midlands +28 20 £82,500 +132.39%
West Midlands +24 20 £82,500 +132.39%
South East +34 8 £75,000 +76.47%
North of England +9 4 £55,000 +9.64%
North West -10 3 £55,000 +7.15%
East of England +2 2 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +9 1 £30,000 -29.41%
P3O
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing P3O 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 England region with a requirement for P3O.

1 47 (85.45%) PMO
2 41 (74.55%) PRINCE2
3 26 (47.27%) Programme Management
4 24 (43.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (43.64%) Project Management
5 22 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
6 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (34.55%) PMI Certification
8 18 (32.73%) Degree
9 16 (29.09%) Finance
10 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (25.45%) PMI
10 14 (25.45%) People Management
11 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Project
12 10 (18.18%) Risk Management
12 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
12 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.36%) PMP
13 9 (16.36%) Change Control
13 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
14 8 (14.55%) Change Management
15 7 (12.73%) Six Sigma
16 6 (10.91%) Lean Six Sigma
16 6 (10.91%) QA
16 6 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (10.91%) Process Improvement
17 5 (9.09%) Coaching
17 5 (9.09%) APMP

P3O
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 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Power BI
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Head of PMO
2 13 (23.64%) PMO Manager
3 9 (16.36%) PMO Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Portfolio Manager
4 8 (14.55%) Programme Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Portfolio Office Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Transformation Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Transformation Programme Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Head of Technology
6 3 (5.45%) Portfolio Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Project Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Project Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Senior PMO
7 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) PMO Director
7 2 (3.64%) PMO Specialist
7 2 (3.64%) PMO Support Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) PMI
2 4 (7.27%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) PRINCE2
2 26 (47.27%) Programme Management
3 24 (43.64%) Project Management
3 24 (43.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
5 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (25.45%) People Management
7 10 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 9 (16.36%) Change Control
8 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.55%) Change Management
10 7 (12.73%) Six Sigma
11 6 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (10.91%) Lean Six Sigma
11 6 (10.91%) Process Improvement
12 5 (9.09%) Coaching
12 5 (9.09%) Scrum
13 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
13 4 (7.27%) PRINCE
13 4 (7.27%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) PMI Certification
2 18 (32.73%) Degree
3 9 (16.36%) PMP
4 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (9.09%) APMP
6 4 (7.27%) ISTQB
6 4 (7.27%) Master's Degree
7 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (85.45%) PMO
2 6 (10.91%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft