Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a PMO Lead was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1015 1100 1113
Rank change year-on-year +85 +13 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a PMO Lead 99 66 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.065% 0.040% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.042% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 71 51 76
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% -10.45%
10th Percentile £40,625 £36,250 £34,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £72,125
UK median annual salary £51,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.19% +2.11% -10.38%

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 147,309 157,833 173,535
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 95.91% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 119,704 127,399 146,910
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £79,750 £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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +51 39 £65,000 +4.84% 3
North of England +39 28 £47,500 +9.29% 1
North West +31 26 £47,250 +6.82%
South West - 13 £44,486 -
West Midlands +38 11 £48,750 +2.63%
Midlands +24 11 £48,750 +2.63%
South East +21 6 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Yorkshire +23 2 £65,000 +122.22% 1
East of England +7 2 £85,000 +126.67% 1
PMO Lead
UK

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 99 (100.00%) PMO
2 68 (68.69%) Finance
3 49 (49.49%) Project Management
4 35 (35.35%) PRINCE2
5 30 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (29.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 26 (26.26%) Risk Management
7 26 (26.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 22 (22.22%) PMI Certification
9 21 (21.21%) Resource Management
10 19 (19.19%) Change Control
11 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
12 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
12 16 (16.16%) PMI
13 13 (13.13%) Banking
13 13 (13.13%) Degree
13 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (12.12%) Business Analysis
14 12 (12.12%) PMP
14 12 (12.12%) Change Management
15 10 (10.10%) SharePoint
15 10 (10.10%) QA
15 10 (10.10%) Programme Management
15 10 (10.10%) Coaching
16 9 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
17 8 (8.08%) Decision-Making
17 8 (8.08%) Line Management
17 8 (8.08%) Investment 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 10 (10.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) Confluence
Applications
1 29 (29.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (26.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (8.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.01%) Workfront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) JIRA
General
1 68 (68.69%) Finance
2 13 (13.13%) Banking
3 8 (8.08%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.07%) Law
4 7 (7.07%) Retail
5 4 (4.04%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) PMI
2 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.01%) EPoS
5 1 (1.01%) Fintech
5 1 (1.01%) FMCG
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) Project Management
2 35 (35.35%) PRINCE2
3 30 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (26.26%) Risk Management
5 21 (21.21%) Resource Management
6 19 (19.19%) Change Control
7 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (12.12%) Business Analysis
8 12 (12.12%) Change Management
8 12 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (10.10%) Coaching
9 10 (10.10%) Programme Management
10 9 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (8.08%) Decision-Making
11 8 (8.08%) Line Management
12 7 (7.07%) Business Transformation
12 7 (7.07%) Commercial Awareness
12 7 (7.07%) Demand Management
12 7 (7.07%) Programme Governance
12 7 (7.07%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 22 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 13 (13.13%) Degree
3 12 (12.12%) PMP
4 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.01%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (100.00%) PMO
2 10 (10.10%) QA
3 3 (3.03%) P3O
4 1 (1.01%) GDPR
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.04%) SAP
3 3 (3.03%) Progress
4 1 (1.01%) HP
4 1 (1.01%) Reuters