Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 300 265 310
Rank change year-on-year -35 +45 -27
Permanent jobs citing PMO 1,452 1,994 1,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.11% 1.26% 1.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.22% 9.58% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,136 1,480 1,246
England median annual salary £49,375 £48,625 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% +1.30% -4.00%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.11% - -5.00%

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 17,668 20,815 20,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.49% 13.19% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13,080 15,806 15,254
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,079 £28,750 £27,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -1.03%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -35 542 £60,000 +4.35% 37
South East +39 347 £49,500 +4.21% 48
North of England -48 236 £37,500 -15.73% 100
Midlands -4 152 £40,000 -12.57% 54
North West -13 136 £41,944 -6.79% 56
South West -15 102 £37,500 -7.41% 26
West Midlands -15 96 £40,000 -20.00% 31
Yorkshire -40 87 £27,500 -31.25% 32
East of England -27 59 £47,500 +5.56% 24
East Midlands +9 56 £40,000 -5.88% 23
North East +26 13 £35,000 -15.15% 12
PMO
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 744 (51.24%) Project Management
2 626 (43.11%) Finance
3 479 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
4 428 (29.48%) PRINCE2
5 375 (25.83%) Project Delivery
6 286 (19.70%) Microsoft
7 251 (17.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 249 (17.15%) Microsoft Excel
9 206 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
10 195 (13.43%) Problem-Solving
11 191 (13.15%) Microsoft Project
12 189 (13.02%) Change Management
13 179 (12.33%) Microsoft Office
14 174 (11.98%) Degree
15 157 (10.81%) Programme Management
16 144 (9.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 132 (9.09%) Waterfall
18 126 (8.68%) Management Information System
19 123 (8.47%) PMI Certification
19 123 (8.47%) QA
20 121 (8.33%) ITIL
21 120 (8.26%) Portfolio Management
22 114 (7.85%) Risk Management
22 114 (7.85%) Decision-Making
23 112 (7.71%) Project Planning
24 111 (7.64%) Public Sector
25 104 (7.16%) Continuous Improvement
26 101 (6.96%) Resource Management
27 94 (6.47%) Retail
27 94 (6.47%) 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 92 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 26 (1.79%) Confluence
3 13 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 10 (0.69%) MS Project Server
6 6 (0.41%) Moodle
7 5 (0.34%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.14%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.14%) IIS
9 2 (0.14%) SAS
10 1 (0.069%) Apache
10 1 (0.069%) CMS
Applications
1 249 (17.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 191 (13.15%) Microsoft Project
3 179 (12.33%) Microsoft Office
4 144 (9.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 93 (6.40%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.48%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.14%) HipChat
9 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.069%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.10%) SAP S/4HANA
3 13 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.48%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.41%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.34%) Primavera
7 4 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.28%) Elite 3E
7 4 (0.28%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 4 (0.28%) SAP MDG
8 3 (0.21%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.14%) Lawson
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.14%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.14%) SAP Retail
9 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.069%) Infor CloudSuite
10 1 (0.069%) Oracle SCM
10 1 (0.069%) SAP APO
10 1 (0.069%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 67 (4.61%) Office 365
2 53 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
5 21 (1.45%) Power Platform
6 16 (1.10%) SaaS
7 13 (0.90%) FinancialForce
8 6 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.41%) OneDrive
9 5 (0.34%) NuGet
9 5 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.34%) Trello
10 4 (0.28%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.21%) G Suite
11 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.21%) IaaS
11 3 (0.21%) Slack
12 2 (0.14%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.069%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.069%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.31%) BIG-IP
1 19 (1.31%) Fibre Channel
1 19 (1.31%) IP Telephony
1 19 (1.31%) iSCSI
1 19 (1.31%) Remote Desktop
2 17 (1.17%) WAN
3 16 (1.10%) LAN
4 14 (0.96%) FCoE
4 14 (0.96%) Software-Defined Networking
4 14 (0.96%) VSAN
5 12 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (0.83%) SAN
6 11 (0.76%) DHCP
6 11 (0.76%) DNS
6 11 (0.76%) MPLS
6 11 (0.76%) Wireless
7 8 (0.55%) Firewall
8 7 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.41%) Broadband
9 6 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (2.69%) SQL Server
2 21 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (1.45%) Power BI
3 10 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (0.69%) SAP HANA
4 5 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.28%) QlikView
5 4 (0.28%) SAP BW
5 4 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.21%) MySQL
7 2 (0.14%) Big Data
7 2 (0.14%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (5.23%) JIRA
2 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.14%) Hudson
6 1 (0.069%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.069%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.069%) VersionOne
General
1 626 (43.11%) Finance
2 111 (7.64%) Public Sector
3 94 (6.47%) Retail
4 83 (5.72%) Banking
5 65 (4.48%) Law
6 49 (3.37%) Legal
7 47 (3.24%) Telecoms
8 38 (2.62%) Local Government
9 22 (1.52%) Electronics
10 21 (1.45%) Manufacturing
11 20 (1.38%) Marketing
11 20 (1.38%) Police
12 18 (1.24%) Back Office
12 18 (1.24%) Publishing
13 11 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.69%) Fire and Rescue
15 8 (0.55%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.48%) Automotive
17 6 (0.41%) Advertising
18 5 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 334 (23.00%) Project Manager
2 311 (21.42%) Analyst
3 210 (14.46%) PMO Analyst
4 141 (9.71%) PMO Manager
5 116 (7.99%) IT Manager
6 101 (6.96%) Senior Manager
7 84 (5.79%) Senior Project Manager
8 76 (5.23%) Consultant
9 72 (4.96%) Coordinator
10 69 (4.75%) IT Project Manager
11 63 (4.34%) PMO Lead
12 55 (3.79%) Project Coordinator
13 52 (3.58%) Programme Manager
14 49 (3.37%) Delivery Manager
15 46 (3.17%) Business Analyst
16 43 (2.96%) Senior PMO
17 39 (2.69%) Portfolio Manager
18 34 (2.34%) Junior
19 33 (2.27%) Architect
19 33 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.27%) .NET
2 28 (1.93%) Web Services
3 15 (1.03%) HTML
4 12 (0.83%) Flash
5 10 (0.69%) AngularJS
6 9 (0.62%) CSS
6 9 (0.62%) XML
7 8 (0.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (0.55%) J2EE
8 7 (0.48%) ASP.NET
8 7 (0.48%) Middleware
9 6 (0.41%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.34%) Ninject
10 5 (0.34%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (0.28%) HTML5
12 3 (0.21%) Angular 2
12 3 (0.21%) LDAP
12 3 (0.21%) Velocity
12 3 (0.21%) WCF
13 2 (0.14%) Aurelia
Miscellaneous
1 206 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 126 (8.68%) Management Information System
3 79 (5.44%) Data Centre
4 63 (4.34%) PMI
5 53 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (1.79%) NHS
7 22 (1.52%) User Experience
8 17 (1.17%) Virtual Team
9 14 (0.96%) Replication
10 13 (0.90%) Equities
11 12 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (0.83%) FlexPod
11 12 (0.83%) Public Cloud
12 10 (0.69%) CCTV
12 10 (0.69%) Fixed Income
13 9 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (0.62%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.55%) Driving Licence
14 8 (0.55%) Life Science
14 8 (0.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 51 (3.51%) Windows
2 30 (2.07%) Windows Server
3 15 (1.03%) Windows 10
4 12 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
5 10 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.41%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.28%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.21%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.14%) Android
10 2 (0.14%) Unix
10 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.14%) zOS
11 1 (0.069%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.069%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 744 (51.24%) Project Management
2 479 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
3 428 (29.48%) PRINCE2
4 375 (25.83%) Project Delivery
5 251 (17.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 195 (13.43%) Problem-Solving
7 189 (13.02%) Change Management
8 157 (10.81%) Programme Management
9 132 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 121 (8.33%) ITIL
11 120 (8.26%) Portfolio Management
12 114 (7.85%) Decision-Making
12 114 (7.85%) Risk Management
13 112 (7.71%) Project Planning
14 104 (7.16%) Continuous Improvement
15 101 (6.96%) Resource Management
16 94 (6.47%) Coaching
17 86 (5.92%) Business Analysis
18 85 (5.85%) Change Control
19 84 (5.79%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 59 (4.06%) C
2 38 (2.62%) SQL
3 29 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 19 (1.31%) C#
5 13 (0.90%) JavaScript
6 11 (0.76%) Java
7 10 (0.69%) T-SQL
8 8 (0.55%) PHP
8 8 (0.55%) VBA
8 8 (0.55%) X++
9 6 (0.41%) Python
9 6 (0.41%) R
10 5 (0.34%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.14%) JCL
11 2 (0.14%) Ruby
12 1 (0.069%) ABAP
12 1 (0.069%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.069%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 174 (11.98%) Degree
2 123 (8.47%) PMI Certification
3 90 (6.20%) PMP
4 67 (4.61%) Security Cleared
5 54 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 52 (3.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 37 (2.55%) SC Cleared
8 36 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (1.86%) MCSE
11 23 (1.58%) CCNA
12 21 (1.45%) MCSA
13 19 (1.31%) CCNP
14 18 (1.24%) APMP
15 15 (1.03%) ISEB
16 12 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 8 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
18 7 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
19 6 (0.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (8.47%) QA
2 56 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (3.10%) ISO 9001
4 36 (2.48%) ISO 22301
5 25 (1.72%) P3O
6 19 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 19 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 18 (1.24%) SLA
8 14 (0.96%) Data Quality
9 10 (0.69%) GDPR
10 4 (0.28%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.069%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.069%) COBIT
12 1 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.069%) EMIR
12 1 (0.069%) FATCA
12 1 (0.069%) GAAP
12 1 (0.069%) IFRS
12 1 (0.069%) MiFID
System Software
1 38 (2.62%) Hyper-V
1 38 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.31%) NFS
4 14 (0.96%) VMware NSX
5 11 (0.76%) vSphere
6 6 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.21%) XenApp
8 1 (0.069%) Docker
8 1 (0.069%) IAG
8 1 (0.069%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (1.93%) SCCM
2 19 (1.31%) SCVMM
3 13 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.21%) AppDNA
6 2 (0.14%) SCOM
6 2 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.14%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (0.069%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.069%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.069%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.069%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 286 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 73 (5.03%) SAP
3 72 (4.96%) VMware
4 57 (3.93%) Cisco
5 46 (3.17%) HP
6 28 (1.93%) Oracle
7 26 (1.79%) F5
8 25 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (1.58%) NetApp
10 22 (1.52%) Capita
11 19 (1.31%) Aruba
11 19 (1.31%) Mitel
12 18 (1.24%) Citrix
13 14 (0.96%) Google
13 14 (0.96%) Veeam
14 11 (0.76%) ServiceNow
15 9 (0.62%) EMC
15 9 (0.62%) Tableau
16 8 (0.55%) Atlassian
16 8 (0.55%) IBM