Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a PMO Lead was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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

Project Management Office Leader
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 983 1068 1092
Rank change year-on-year +85 +24 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a PMO Lead 87 84 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.052% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.054% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 71 68 65
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £37,900
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,625 £71,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 135,404 156,192 159,117
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.16% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 109,346 128,206 133,374
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

PMO Lead
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured PMO Lead in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PMO Lead in England

PMO Lead
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PMO Lead in England

PMO Lead
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO Lead in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for PMO Lead in England

PMO Lead
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO Lead within the England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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 +34 41 £52,500 -8.70% 2
North of England +44 14 £47,000 +9.30% 4
South East +56 13 £68,750 +14.58%
North West +32 11 £47,500 +10.47% 3
South West +41 10 £53,750 -
Midlands +45 8 £52,500 +16.67% 2
West Midlands +45 7 £53,000 +6.00%
Yorkshire +23 3 £31,500 +34.04% 1
East of England +28 1 £85,000 +94.29%
East Midlands +21 1 £47,500 +5.56% 2
PMO Lead
UK

PMO Lead Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, PMO Lead job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring PMO Lead in the job title.

1 87 (100.00%) PMO
2 57 (65.52%) Finance
3 48 (55.17%) Project Management
4 27 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (27.59%) PRINCE2
6 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 22 (25.29%) Programme Management
6 22 (25.29%) Portfolio Management
7 21 (24.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Project
8 19 (21.84%) Change Control
9 15 (17.24%) Resource Management
9 15 (17.24%) Risk Management
10 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (14.94%) Business Transformation
12 12 (13.79%) Line Management
12 12 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (11.49%) Decision-Making
14 10 (11.49%) Programme Governance
14 10 (11.49%) Change Management
15 9 (10.34%) MS Visio
15 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
16 7 (8.05%) QA
16 7 (8.05%) Financial Analysis
16 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
16 7 (8.05%) Programme Delivery
16 7 (8.05%) PMP
16 7 (8.05%) Banking

PMO Lead 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 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (24.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (10.34%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (4.60%) Open Workbench
6 2 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Primavera
1 1 (1.15%) Workfront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
1 1 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) JIRA
General
1 57 (65.52%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Investment Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Law
4 3 (3.45%) Publishing
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) PMI
3 2 (2.30%) Fintech
3 2 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.17%) Project Management
2 27 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.59%) PRINCE2
4 22 (25.29%) Portfolio Management
4 22 (25.29%) Programme Management
5 19 (21.84%) Change Control
6 15 (17.24%) Resource Management
6 15 (17.24%) Risk Management
7 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (14.94%) Business Transformation
9 12 (13.79%) Line Management
9 12 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (11.49%) Change Management
10 10 (11.49%) Decision-Making
10 10 (11.49%) Programme Governance
11 7 (8.05%) Financial Analysis
11 7 (8.05%) Programme Delivery
11 7 (8.05%) Scrum
11 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.30%) C
2 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) PMP
2 6 (6.90%) PMI Certification
2 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.60%) Degree
4 3 (3.45%) ISEB
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (100.00%) PMO
2 7 (8.05%) QA
3 4 (4.60%) ISO 9001
3 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.30%) P3O
5 1 (1.15%) GDPR
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.45%) GoldenSource
2 3 (3.45%) SAP
3 2 (2.30%) HP
3 2 (2.30%) Progress
4 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco
4 1 (1.15%) Citrix
4 1 (1.15%) Reuters
4 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.15%) VMware