Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for a PMO Lead was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1088 1078 1165
Rank change year-on-year -10 +87 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a PMO Lead 73 74 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.046% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.047% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 50 58 72
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% -13.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,500 £40,959 £36,375
90th Percentile £69,850 £69,500 £83,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -4.55%

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 155,412 156,216 182,804
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 96.27% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 127,279 129,620 155,292
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018. 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 -21 33 £60,000 -1.64% 1
North of England +35 26 £43,000 -7.03% 3
North West +16 25 £43,000 -14.00% 2
West Midlands +22 7 £48,750 +18.90% 1
Midlands +3 7 £48,750 +16.77% 2
South East -8 3 £56,250 -13.46%
South West - 3 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +12 1 - - 1
East of England -5 1 - - 1
PMO Lead
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 73 (100.00%) PMO
2 52 (71.23%) Finance
3 41 (56.16%) Project Management
4 28 (38.36%) Risk Management
5 23 (31.51%) Resource Management
6 19 (26.03%) Change Control
7 18 (24.66%) PRINCE2
8 17 (23.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (23.29%) QA
8 17 (23.29%) Banking
9 15 (20.55%) Programme Management
9 15 (20.55%) Change Management
9 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Excel
10 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
11 12 (16.44%) Microsoft Project
11 12 (16.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 11 (15.07%) Project Governance
13 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (13.70%) PMI Certification
14 9 (12.33%) Coaching
15 8 (10.96%) Law
15 8 (10.96%) Investment Banking
16 7 (9.59%) Financial Institution
16 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
16 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (9.59%) Decision-Making
17 6 (8.22%) Programme Delivery
17 6 (8.22%) PMI
17 6 (8.22%) PMP
17 6 (8.22%) Project Planning

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 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (16.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 12 (16.44%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) JIRA
General
1 52 (71.23%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Banking
3 8 (10.96%) Investment Banking
3 8 (10.96%) Law
4 7 (9.59%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) PMI
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) Reinsurance
3 3 (4.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.37%) Derivative
4 1 (1.37%) EPoS
4 1 (1.37%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.16%) Project Management
2 28 (38.36%) Risk Management
3 23 (31.51%) Resource Management
4 19 (26.03%) Change Control
5 18 (24.66%) PRINCE2
6 17 (23.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (20.55%) Change Management
7 15 (20.55%) Programme Management
8 11 (15.07%) Project Governance
9 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.33%) Coaching
11 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.59%) Decision-Making
12 6 (8.22%) Programme Delivery
12 6 (8.22%) Project Planning
13 5 (6.85%) Wealth Management
14 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
14 4 (5.48%) Commercial Awareness
14 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (5.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) PMI Certification
2 6 (8.22%) PMP
3 5 (6.85%) Degree
4 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.74%) APMP
6 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (100.00%) PMO
2 17 (23.29%) QA
3 5 (6.85%) P3O
4 1 (1.37%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle
2 1 (1.37%) Planview
2 1 (1.37%) Progress