Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 267 273 302
Rank change year-on-year +6 +29 -21
Permanent jobs citing PMO 1,687 2,015 1,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.23% 1.21% 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.73% 9.46% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,359 1,624 1,427
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

PMO 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 19,328 21,300 19,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.04% 12.82% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14,125 16,607 15,683
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,750 £26,525
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in England

PMO
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PMO in England

PMO
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in England over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for PMO in England

PMO
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 21 April 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 -3 636 £60,000 +9.09% 41
South East +47 347 £49,500 +4.21% 21
North of England +11 325 £45,000 +4.65% 26
North West +5 183 £47,500 +10.47% 8
Midlands -9 172 £47,500 +5.56% 14
Yorkshire +30 136 £36,250 -27.50% 15
West Midlands +13 135 £47,500 -13.64% 8
South West +26 110 £37,500 -16.67% 11
East of England -4 69 £40,000 -23.81% 10
East Midlands -31 37 £45,500 +7.06% 6
North East +19 6 £52,095 +75.11% 3
PMO
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for PMO.

1 916 (54.30%) Project Management
2 738 (43.75%) Finance
3 600 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
4 473 (28.04%) PRINCE2
5 374 (22.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 333 (19.74%) Microsoft
7 288 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
8 276 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
9 228 (13.52%) Microsoft Project
10 211 (12.51%) Programme Management
11 210 (12.45%) Change Management
12 201 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
13 197 (11.68%) Microsoft Office
14 190 (11.26%) Waterfall
15 189 (11.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 156 (9.25%) Portfolio Management
16 156 (9.25%) Risk Management
17 151 (8.95%) ITIL
18 148 (8.77%) Degree
19 136 (8.06%) Change Control
20 132 (7.82%) Management Information System
21 131 (7.77%) Resource Management
22 128 (7.59%) SharePoint
22 128 (7.59%) Decision-Making
23 126 (7.47%) Data Centre
24 125 (7.41%) Scrum
25 124 (7.35%) Business Analysis
26 118 (6.99%) QA
27 107 (6.34%) Mentoring
27 107 (6.34%) Coaching

PMO
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
1 128 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 32 (1.90%) Confluence
3 13 (0.77%) IIS
4 12 (0.71%) MS Project Server
5 8 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.41%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.41%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.059%) CMS
9 1 (0.059%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.059%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 288 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 228 (13.52%) Microsoft Project
3 197 (11.68%) Microsoft Office
4 189 (11.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 102 (6.05%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.53%) Open Workbench
6 9 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.18%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.059%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.89%) SAP S/4HANA
3 11 (0.65%) NetSuite
4 9 (0.53%) Primavera
4 9 (0.53%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.12%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.12%) iTrent
7 2 (0.12%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.12%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.059%) Lawson
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.059%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.059%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.059%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 105 (6.22%) Office 365
2 56 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.67%) SaaS
4 19 (1.13%) IaaS
5 18 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (0.41%) Slack
8 6 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.30%) FinancialForce
9 5 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.24%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 4 (0.24%) Basecamp
10 4 (0.24%) Force.com
10 4 (0.24%) PaaS
10 4 (0.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 4 (0.24%) Trello
11 3 (0.18%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.18%) NuGet
11 3 (0.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.19%) BIG-IP
1 37 (2.19%) IP Telephony
1 37 (2.19%) Remote Desktop
2 36 (2.13%) Firewall
3 33 (1.96%) LAN
4 21 (1.24%) WAN
5 20 (1.19%) Wireless
6 15 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (0.89%) Cisco Firepower
6 15 (0.89%) SAN
7 13 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (0.77%) SNMP
8 11 (0.65%) Cisco Wireless
9 9 (0.53%) DNS
10 8 (0.47%) Intranet
10 8 (0.47%) NAS
10 8 (0.47%) VoIP
11 7 (0.41%) DHCP
11 7 (0.41%) MPLS
12 6 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (2.67%) Power BI
2 41 (2.43%) SQL Server
3 19 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (0.71%) MySQL
6 12 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (0.47%) Big Data
9 8 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (0.47%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.41%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.36%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 94 (5.57%) JIRA
2 12 (0.71%) RequisitePro
3 7 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.30%) Hudson
5 5 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.12%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.12%) Introscope
6 2 (0.12%) Maven
6 2 (0.12%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.059%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.059%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.059%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.059%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.059%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.059%) NUnit
7 1 (0.059%) Xcode
General
1 738 (43.75%) Finance
2 84 (4.98%) Banking
3 76 (4.51%) Retail
4 53 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 50 (2.96%) Legal
6 41 (2.43%) Electronics
7 36 (2.13%) Marketing
8 29 (1.72%) Law
9 19 (1.13%) Advertising
9 19 (1.13%) Investment Banking
10 16 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.83%) Back Office
12 11 (0.65%) French Language
12 11 (0.65%) Spanish Language
13 10 (0.59%) Arabic Language
13 10 (0.59%) Billing
13 10 (0.59%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.59%) Front Office
13 10 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 425 (25.19%) Analyst
2 360 (21.34%) Project Manager
3 273 (16.18%) PMO Analyst
4 164 (9.72%) PMO Manager
5 109 (6.46%) IT Manager
6 97 (5.75%) Senior Manager
7 87 (5.16%) Senior Project Manager
8 85 (5.04%) Business Analyst
8 85 (5.04%) PMO Lead
9 75 (4.45%) Coordinator
10 67 (3.97%) IT Project Manager
11 66 (3.91%) Programme Manager
12 59 (3.50%) Consultant
13 57 (3.38%) Financial Analyst
14 55 (3.26%) Senior PMO
15 54 (3.20%) Project Coordinator
16 48 (2.85%) Senior Analyst
17 45 (2.67%) Service Analyst
18 43 (2.55%) PMO Project Manager
19 41 (2.43%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (1.84%) Middleware
2 24 (1.42%) .NET
3 13 (0.77%) REST
4 11 (0.65%) HTML
5 10 (0.59%) J2EE
5 10 (0.59%) Web Services
6 9 (0.53%) AngularJS
6 9 (0.53%) JSON
7 8 (0.47%) .NET Framework
7 8 (0.47%) CSS
7 8 (0.47%) SOAP
8 7 (0.41%) jQuery
9 6 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (0.36%) WCF
10 5 (0.30%) Doctrine
10 5 (0.30%) Node.js
10 5 (0.30%) Zend Framework
11 3 (0.18%) Ninject
11 3 (0.18%) OAuth
11 3 (0.18%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 201 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
2 132 (7.82%) Management Information System
3 126 (7.47%) Data Centre
4 63 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
5 56 (3.32%) PMI
6 18 (1.07%) NHS
7 15 (0.89%) Driving Licence
7 15 (0.89%) Fintech
8 12 (0.71%) Hedge funds
8 12 (0.71%) User Experience
9 11 (0.65%) e-Health
10 9 (0.53%) LIMS
11 7 (0.41%) Clustering
11 7 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.41%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (0.36%) Replication
12 6 (0.36%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.30%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 85 (5.04%) Windows
2 65 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 13 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.41%) Windows 10
6 7 (0.41%) Windows 2000
7 6 (0.36%) pSOS
8 4 (0.24%) Android
8 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.18%) Unix
9 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.12%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.12%) Linux
10 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.12%) zOS
11 1 (0.059%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 916 (54.30%) Project Management
2 600 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
3 473 (28.04%) PRINCE2
4 374 (22.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 276 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
6 211 (12.51%) Programme Management
7 210 (12.45%) Change Management
8 190 (11.26%) Waterfall
9 156 (9.25%) Portfolio Management
9 156 (9.25%) Risk Management
10 151 (8.95%) ITIL
11 136 (8.06%) Change Control
12 131 (7.77%) Resource Management
13 128 (7.59%) Decision-Making
14 125 (7.41%) Scrum
15 124 (7.35%) Business Analysis
16 107 (6.34%) Coaching
16 107 (6.34%) Line Management
16 107 (6.34%) Mentoring
17 105 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 49 (2.90%) PowerShell
2 48 (2.85%) SQL
3 30 (1.78%) C
4 20 (1.19%) Java
5 18 (1.07%) C#
6 11 (0.65%) T-SQL
7 7 (0.41%) VB
7 7 (0.41%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.36%) VBA
8 6 (0.36%) X++
9 5 (0.30%) PHP
10 4 (0.24%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.18%) ABAP
11 3 (0.18%) Java 8
12 2 (0.12%) AWK
12 2 (0.12%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.059%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.059%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.059%) R
13 1 (0.059%) VB6
Qualifications
1 148 (8.77%) Degree
2 100 (5.93%) PMI Certification
3 91 (5.39%) Security Cleared
4 84 (4.98%) PMP
5 77 (4.56%) SC Cleared
6 54 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 50 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 49 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 41 (2.43%) MCSA
10 40 (2.37%) ISEB
11 37 (2.19%) MCSE
12 23 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (1.24%) CCNA
13 21 (1.24%) CCNP
14 18 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
15 14 (0.83%) APMP
16 8 (0.47%) APMG
16 8 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
17 6 (0.36%) CBAP
17 6 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (6.99%) QA
2 64 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (2.19%) Cyber Essentials
3 37 (2.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 31 (1.84%) SLA
5 30 (1.78%) P3O
6 28 (1.66%) GDPR
6 28 (1.66%) ISO 9001
7 16 (0.95%) ISO 22301
8 6 (0.36%) PMBOK
9 5 (0.30%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.18%) COBIT
10 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.18%) PSD2
11 2 (0.12%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.059%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.059%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.059%) EMIR
12 1 (0.059%) FATCA
12 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 54 (3.20%) Hyper-V
2 35 (2.07%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.24%) vSphere
5 2 (0.12%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.059%) Docker
6 1 (0.059%) NFS
6 1 (0.059%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 51 (3.02%) SCCM
2 37 (2.19%) SCVMM
3 15 (0.89%) Stealthwatch
4 13 (0.77%) SCOM
5 12 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
6 11 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.12%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.12%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.12%) Nessus
8 2 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.12%) SQL Sentry
8 2 (0.12%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 1 (0.059%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.059%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.059%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.059%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.059%) WSUS
Vendors
1 333 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 79 (4.68%) Cisco
3 78 (4.62%) SAP
4 57 (3.38%) VMware
5 52 (3.08%) Oracle
6 51 (3.02%) HP
7 39 (2.31%) Aruba
8 37 (2.19%) F5
8 37 (2.19%) Mitel
9 22 (1.30%) ServiceNow
10 17 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (0.89%) IronPort
11 15 (0.89%) Palo Alto
12 11 (0.65%) Google
12 11 (0.65%) Riverbed
13 10 (0.59%) Sage
14 9 (0.53%) CheckPoint
14 9 (0.53%) IBM
15 8 (0.47%) Ariba
15 8 (0.47%) Sun