Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a PMO Lead was £52,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1060 1078 1158
Rank change year-on-year +18 +80 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a PMO Lead 79 75 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.045% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.047% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 54 65 76
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -10.71%
10th Percentile £39,313 £36,250 £36,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £75,625
UK median annual salary £52,000 £48,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year +8.33% -2.54% -10.45%

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 153,073 159,187 180,261
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.07% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 124,230 129,467 153,200
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 £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +24 29 £65,000 +4.00% 2
North of England +37 26 £47,500 +7.39%
North West +16 24 £47,500 -1.52%
West Midlands +37 10 £50,000 +17.65%
Midlands +20 10 £50,000 +14.29%
South West - 10 £43,972 - 1
South East +10 3 £57,500 +27.78%
Yorkshire +37 2 £65,000 +57.58%
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 17 August 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 79 (100.00%) PMO
2 53 (67.09%) Finance
3 39 (49.37%) Project Management
4 28 (35.44%) PRINCE2
5 26 (32.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (29.11%) Microsoft Excel
6 23 (29.11%) Risk Management
7 19 (24.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 18 (22.78%) Resource Management
9 17 (21.52%) PMI Certification
10 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Project
10 14 (17.72%) Banking
10 14 (17.72%) Change Control
11 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
12 12 (15.19%) PMI
13 11 (13.92%) QA
13 11 (13.92%) Degree
14 10 (12.66%) Change Management
14 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
15 8 (10.13%) Investment Banking
15 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
15 8 (10.13%) PMP
15 8 (10.13%) SharePoint
15 8 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (10.13%) Coaching
16 7 (8.86%) Problem-Solving
16 7 (8.86%) Commercial Awareness
16 7 (8.86%) Line Management

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 8 (10.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (24.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
6 3 (3.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) JIRA
General
1 53 (67.09%) Finance
2 14 (17.72%) Banking
3 8 (10.13%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Law
4 6 (7.59%) Retail
5 4 (5.06%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) PMI
2 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.27%) EPoS
4 1 (1.27%) FMCG
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) Project Management
2 28 (35.44%) PRINCE2
3 26 (32.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (29.11%) Risk Management
5 18 (22.78%) Resource Management
6 14 (17.72%) Change Control
7 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (12.66%) Change Management
9 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
9 8 (10.13%) Coaching
9 8 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
10 7 (8.86%) Commercial Awareness
10 7 (8.86%) Line Management
10 7 (8.86%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (7.59%) Wealth Management
12 5 (6.33%) Decision-Making
12 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
12 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
13 4 (5.06%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) PMI Certification
2 11 (13.92%) Degree
3 8 (10.13%) PMP
4 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.27%) APMP
6 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (100.00%) PMO
2 11 (13.92%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) P3O
4 1 (1.27%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) Capita
2 3 (3.80%) Progress
2 3 (3.80%) SAP
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle
3 1 (1.27%) Planview