Period
to

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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
UK > England
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 340 359 390
Rank change year-on-year +19 +31 -92
Permanent jobs citing PMO 1,581 813 542
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.05% 0.86% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.12% 6.38% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,061 564 440
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +11.11%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £77,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,875 £85,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +11.39%

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 25,814 12,748 9,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.19% 13.44% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12,392 8,371 7,403
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,643
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +10.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in England

PMO
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PMO in England.

Salary trend for PMO in England

PMO
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMO in England over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London -14 714 £60,000 +5.26% 36
South East -15 223 £50,500 +1.00% 14
North of England -15 201 £45,000 +0.56% 20
Midlands -3 197 £52,500 - 11
West Midlands -18 149 £50,709 -3.41% 8
South West -19 108 £45,000 +13.92% 15
North West -70 91 £39,661 +2.35% 12
Yorkshire +6 90 £45,000 - 5
East of England -49 64 £47,500 -5.00% 6
East Midlands -13 47 £54,255 -3.55% 3
North East -1 20 £50,000 -9.09% 3
PMO
UK

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 965 (61.04%) Project Management
2 721 (45.60%) Finance
3 619 (39.15%) Agile
4 615 (38.90%) Social Skills
5 464 (29.35%) Project Delivery
6 393 (24.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 392 (24.79%) PRINCE2
8 362 (22.90%) Microsoft
9 347 (21.95%) Microsoft Excel
10 283 (17.90%) Problem-Solving
11 282 (17.84%) Degree
12 267 (16.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 260 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
14 255 (16.13%) Microsoft Project
15 250 (15.81%) Microsoft Office
16 247 (15.62%) Programme Management
17 223 (14.10%) Management Information System
18 217 (13.73%) Change Management
19 215 (13.60%) Decision-Making
20 210 (13.28%) Waterfall
21 183 (11.57%) Business Case
22 179 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
23 176 (11.13%) SharePoint
24 173 (10.94%) Organisational Skills
25 171 (10.82%) Coaching
26 149 (9.42%) Security Cleared
27 147 (9.30%) Scrum
27 147 (9.30%) Mentoring
28 145 (9.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
29 135 (8.54%) Portfolio Management

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
1 176 (11.13%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.02%) Confluence
3 13 (0.82%) MS Project Server
4 9 (0.57%) Appian
4 9 (0.57%) CMS
4 9 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (0.32%) IIS
6 4 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 347 (21.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 267 (16.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 255 (16.13%) Microsoft Project
4 250 (15.81%) Microsoft Office
5 76 (4.81%) MS Visio
6 17 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.38%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.063%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.063%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (0.89%) Primavera
2 12 (0.76%) Teamcenter
3 8 (0.51%) Changepoint
4 6 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.38%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (0.25%) Workday HCM
6 3 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
6 3 (0.19%) Toggl
7 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.13%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.13%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.13%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.063%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.063%) PRMS
8 1 (0.063%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.063%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 84 (5.31%) Power Platform
2 83 (5.25%) Microsoft 365
3 62 (3.92%) Azure
4 35 (2.21%) AWS
5 22 (1.39%) Azure DevOps
6 20 (1.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 19 (1.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 14 (0.89%) SaaS
9 13 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (0.76%) OneDrive
11 11 (0.70%) Smartsheet
12 10 (0.63%) IaaS
13 9 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (0.57%) ShareGate
13 9 (0.57%) Yammer
14 8 (0.51%) Google Workspace
14 8 (0.51%) PaaS
15 6 (0.38%) Miro
16 5 (0.32%) Collibra
16 5 (0.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.27%) WAN
2 19 (1.20%) LAN
3 16 (1.01%) Broadband
4 11 (0.70%) DNS
5 9 (0.57%) DHCP
5 9 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.57%) VLAN
6 6 (0.38%) 3GPP
6 6 (0.38%) DVB
6 6 (0.38%) Intranet
6 6 (0.38%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (0.38%) TDMA
6 6 (0.38%) VSAT
7 5 (0.32%) NAS
7 5 (0.32%) SAN
7 5 (0.32%) Skype
8 4 (0.25%) BGP
8 4 (0.25%) OSPF
9 3 (0.19%) Internet
9 3 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (4.62%) Power BI
2 21 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (0.70%) Tableau
6 10 (0.63%) Electronic Patient Records
7 8 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (0.44%) Oracle OWB
8 7 (0.44%) Qlik Sense
9 6 (0.38%) SQL Server
9 6 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.32%) DataStage
10 5 (0.32%) IBM InfoSphere
10 5 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.25%) Big Data
12 3 (0.19%) DTS
12 3 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.13%) DynamoDB
13 2 (0.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 90 (5.69%) JIRA
2 28 (1.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (0.19%) ERwin
4 3 (0.19%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.13%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.13%) Gatling
5 2 (0.13%) GitLab
5 2 (0.13%) JMeter
5 2 (0.13%) JUnit
5 2 (0.13%) REST Assured
5 2 (0.13%) Selenium
5 2 (0.13%) TestNG
6 1 (0.063%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.063%) Liquibase
6 1 (0.063%) Visual Studio
General
1 721 (45.60%) Finance
2 615 (38.90%) Social Skills
3 260 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
4 173 (10.94%) Organisational Skills
5 145 (9.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 128 (8.10%) Retail
7 114 (7.21%) Presentation Skills
8 100 (6.33%) Law
9 99 (6.26%) Legal
10 98 (6.20%) Banking
11 83 (5.25%) Influencing Skills
12 82 (5.19%) Public Sector
13 74 (4.68%) Marketing
14 71 (4.49%) Police
15 70 (4.43%) Telecoms
16 52 (3.29%) Aviation
17 42 (2.66%) Games
18 36 (2.28%) Humanities
18 36 (2.28%) Social Science
19 35 (2.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 374 (23.66%) Analyst
2 368 (23.28%) Project Manager
3 240 (15.18%) PMO Analyst
4 133 (8.41%) PMO Manager
5 117 (7.40%) IT Manager
6 94 (5.95%) Senior Manager
7 90 (5.69%) IT Project Manager
8 79 (5.00%) Coordinator
9 72 (4.55%) Graduate
9 72 (4.55%) PMO Lead
10 67 (4.24%) Business Analyst
11 63 (3.98%) Senior Project Manager
12 57 (3.61%) Programme Manager
13 53 (3.35%) Portfolio Manager
14 51 (3.23%) Senior PMO
15 46 (2.91%) Project Officer
15 46 (2.91%) Support Officer
16 39 (2.47%) Project Support Officer
17 37 (2.34%) Project Coordinator
17 37 (2.34%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.27%) CORBA
2 12 (0.76%) Middleware
3 10 (0.63%) .NET
4 9 (0.57%) Node.js
5 8 (0.51%) AngularJS
5 8 (0.51%) Express
5 8 (0.51%) Velocity
6 5 (0.32%) EDI
7 3 (0.19%) React
7 3 (0.19%) Spring
8 2 (0.13%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.13%) Apache Camel
8 2 (0.13%) CSS
8 2 (0.13%) REST
9 1 (0.063%) GraphQL
9 1 (0.063%) Jest
9 1 (0.063%) jQuery
9 1 (0.063%) Next.js
9 1 (0.063%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.063%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 223 (14.10%) Management Information System
2 102 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
3 46 (2.91%) PMI
4 36 (2.28%) Data Centre
5 25 (1.58%) NHS
6 22 (1.39%) Life Science
7 19 (1.20%) Cyberattack
7 19 (1.20%) Cybercrime
8 16 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
8 16 (1.01%) Online Games
9 15 (0.95%) Virtual Team
10 13 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
10 13 (0.82%) Sports Betting
11 11 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (0.63%) User Experience
13 9 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.57%) Legacy Systems
14 8 (0.51%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.44%) Smart Meter
15 7 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (3.98%) Windows
2 34 (2.15%) Linux
3 17 (1.08%) Windows Server
4 12 (0.76%) Unix
5 4 (0.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.063%) CentOS
6 1 (0.063%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.063%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 965 (61.04%) Project Management
2 619 (39.15%) Agile
3 464 (29.35%) Project Delivery
4 393 (24.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 392 (24.79%) PRINCE2
6 283 (17.90%) Problem-Solving
7 247 (15.62%) Programme Management
8 217 (13.73%) Change Management
9 215 (13.60%) Decision-Making
10 210 (13.28%) Waterfall
11 183 (11.57%) Business Case
12 179 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 171 (10.82%) Coaching
14 147 (9.30%) Mentoring
14 147 (9.30%) Scrum
15 135 (8.54%) Portfolio Management
16 123 (7.78%) Risk Management
17 122 (7.72%) Business Analysis
18 115 (7.27%) Line Management
19 109 (6.89%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 57 (3.61%) C
2 43 (2.72%) SQL
3 33 (2.09%) Java
4 29 (1.83%) Python
5 26 (1.64%) C++
6 20 (1.27%) Perl
7 11 (0.70%) PowerShell
8 7 (0.44%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.38%) VBA
10 5 (0.32%) PHP
11 3 (0.19%) C#
11 3 (0.19%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.13%) RPG
12 2 (0.13%) VB
13 1 (0.063%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.063%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 282 (17.84%) Degree
2 149 (9.42%) Security Cleared
3 120 (7.59%) SC Cleared
4 101 (6.39%) PMI Certification
5 89 (5.63%) PMP
6 62 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 34 (2.15%) DV Cleared
8 33 (2.09%) CTC Cleared
9 28 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
10 19 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 16 (1.01%) Master's Degree
12 15 (0.95%) APMP
13 14 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (0.82%) ISEB
15 10 (0.63%) DBS Check
16 9 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (0.51%) MBA
18 7 (0.44%) CISSP
19 6 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
20 4 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (7.27%) QA
2 46 (2.91%) Data Quality
3 39 (2.47%) P3O
4 25 (1.58%) GDPR
5 16 (1.01%) SLA
6 10 (0.63%) GRC
7 5 (0.32%) COBIT
7 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.25%) Accessibility
9 3 (0.19%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.063%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.063%) COSO
11 1 (0.063%) GPG13
11 1 (0.063%) NIST
11 1 (0.063%) PSD2
System Software
1 27 (1.71%) Docker
2 23 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (0.63%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.44%) Ansible
2 7 (0.44%) Puppet
3 5 (0.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 5 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (0.32%) WSUS
4 4 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.19%) MOM
6 2 (0.13%) Autotask
6 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.13%) Terraform
7 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.063%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.063%) SCCM
Vendors
1 362 (22.90%) Microsoft
2 55 (3.48%) SAP
3 51 (3.23%) Oracle
4 36 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (1.64%) Google
6 20 (1.27%) Capita
7 19 (1.20%) Planview
8 18 (1.14%) Sun
9 16 (1.01%) Adobe
9 16 (1.01%) Cadence
9 16 (1.01%) Citrix
10 15 (0.95%) NetApp
10 15 (0.95%) VMware
11 13 (0.82%) IBM
11 13 (0.82%) ServiceNow
12 12 (0.76%) Cisco
13 10 (0.63%) QinetiQ
14 9 (0.57%) Workday
15 6 (0.38%) Atlassian
15 6 (0.38%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud