Period
to 28 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK > England
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 650 543 549
Rank change year-on-year -107 +6 -1
Permanent jobs citing PMP 346 122 641
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.28% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% 1.24% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 226 97 503
10th Percentile £41,375 £42,300 £41,400
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,865
90th Percentile £96,250 £76,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% -

PMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 22,562 9,862 30,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.83% 22.31% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13,205 7,584 22,714
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £26,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £90,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PMP in England

PMP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PMP in England

PMP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMP in England over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Salary histogram for PMP in England

PMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the England region over the 6 months to 28 September 2021. 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 -174 144 £72,500 +9.85% 15
South East -118 76 £50,000 -15.97% 13
North of England -77 56 £51,250 -16.33% 6
North West -46 46 £50,000 -25.93% 4
Midlands -105 30 £52,500 -22.22% 5
West Midlands -90 20 £52,500 -22.22% 3
East of England -89 12 £52,500 -4.55% 1
East Midlands -65 10 £48,750 +14.71% 2
Yorkshire -89 10 £56,000 +1.82%
South West -99 10 £48,750 -7.14% 5
PMP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, IT jobs citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 262 (75.72%) Project Management
2 259 (74.86%) PMI Certification
3 198 (57.23%) PRINCE2
4 161 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (39.02%) Finance
6 126 (36.42%) Social Skills
7 92 (26.59%) Degree
8 78 (22.54%) Project Delivery
9 73 (21.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 69 (19.94%) Microsoft
11 59 (17.05%) Change Management
11 59 (17.05%) Scrum
12 56 (16.18%) Microsoft Project
13 53 (15.32%) Management Information System
14 50 (14.45%) ITIL
15 49 (14.16%) Waterfall
16 44 (12.72%) Risk Management
17 43 (12.43%) SAP
18 41 (11.85%) Project Planning
19 40 (11.56%) Migration
20 39 (11.27%) Microsoft Excel
21 38 (10.98%) Computer Science
22 37 (10.69%) Programme Management
23 36 (10.40%) PMO
24 35 (10.12%) SharePoint
24 35 (10.12%) Microsoft Office
25 34 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
26 33 (9.54%) PMI
27 31 (8.96%) Telecoms
27 31 (8.96%) Life Science

PMP
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 35 (10.12%) SharePoint
2 25 (7.23%) Documentum
3 14 (4.05%) Confluence
4 3 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.58%) CMS
5 2 (0.58%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 56 (16.18%) Microsoft Project
2 39 (11.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (10.12%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (4.62%) MS Visio
5 15 (4.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (2.31%) Windchill
7 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.05%) TrackWise
2 9 (2.60%) Primavera
3 7 (2.02%) SAP ERP
4 5 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.16%) NetSuite
5 4 (1.16%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.58%) Infor LN
7 2 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.29%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.29%) Maximo
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.51%) SaaS
1 26 (7.51%) Veeva
2 25 (7.23%) Azure
3 17 (4.91%) AWS
4 14 (4.05%) Smartsheet
5 13 (3.76%) Power Platform
6 12 (3.47%) Dynamics 365
7 11 (3.18%) GCP
8 10 (2.89%) Microsoft 365
9 8 (2.31%) PaaS
10 5 (1.45%) IaaS
11 2 (0.58%) Google Workspace
11 2 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.29%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 1 (0.29%) Matillion
12 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.60%) Firewall
2 6 (1.73%) Extranet
2 6 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.45%) Internet
3 5 (1.45%) Unified Communications
3 5 (1.45%) WAN
4 4 (1.16%) SAN
5 3 (0.87%) Intranet
5 3 (0.87%) LAN
5 3 (0.87%) NAS
5 3 (0.87%) Network Security
5 3 (0.87%) SD-WAN
5 3 (0.87%) Wireless
6 2 (0.58%) DNS
6 2 (0.58%) VSAN
6 2 (0.58%) WebEx
7 1 (0.29%) Broadband
7 1 (0.29%) Skype
7 1 (0.29%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.47%) Power BI
2 5 (1.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.16%) Couchbase
3 4 (1.16%) MySQL
3 4 (1.16%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.87%) Metadata
5 2 (0.58%) Big Data
5 2 (0.58%) Data Lake
5 2 (0.58%) MS Access
5 2 (0.58%) OLAP
5 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.58%) Tableau
6 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.29%) OLTP
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.29%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 27 (7.80%) JIRA
2 6 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket
General
1 135 (39.02%) Finance
2 126 (36.42%) Social Skills
3 31 (8.96%) Telecoms
4 29 (8.38%) Presentation Skills
5 27 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (6.07%) Organisational Skills
7 20 (5.78%) Law
8 17 (4.91%) Influencing Skills
8 17 (4.91%) Manufacturing
8 17 (4.91%) Publishing
8 17 (4.91%) Retail
9 15 (4.34%) Marketing
10 14 (4.05%) Legal
10 14 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (3.47%) French Language
11 12 (3.47%) German Language
12 9 (2.60%) Italian Language
12 9 (2.60%) Spanish Language
13 8 (2.31%) Documentation Skills
14 7 (2.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 209 (60.40%) Project Manager
2 56 (16.18%) IT Manager
3 50 (14.45%) IT Project Manager
4 32 (9.25%) Senior Manager
5 30 (8.67%) Senior Project Manager
6 27 (7.80%) Agile Project Manager
7 21 (6.07%) Infrastructure Manager
8 20 (5.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 17 (4.91%) Telecoms Manager
10 15 (4.34%) Consultant
10 15 (4.34%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (3.18%) Programme Manager
11 11 (3.18%) Software Manager
11 11 (3.18%) Software Project Manager
11 11 (3.18%) Transformation Manager
12 10 (2.89%) Coordinator
12 10 (2.89%) Delivery Manager
13 9 (2.60%) Project Coordinator
14 8 (2.31%) Business Manager
14 8 (2.31%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.73%) .NET
2 5 (1.45%) React
3 4 (1.16%) Middleware
3 4 (1.16%) OpenID
4 2 (0.58%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.58%) Velocity
4 2 (0.58%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) COM
5 1 (0.29%) Flash
5 1 (0.29%) Node.js
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.32%) Management Information System
2 33 (9.54%) PMI
3 31 (8.96%) Life Science
4 19 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (3.18%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.18%) Virtual Team
6 9 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.73%) Biotechnology
8 6 (1.73%) Pharmacovigilance
8 6 (1.73%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.45%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.45%) User Experience
10 4 (1.16%) FMCG
11 3 (0.87%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.87%) Smart City
12 2 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.58%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.58%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.78%) Windows
2 9 (2.60%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.31%) Unix
4 4 (1.16%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.87%) Linux
5 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.29%) Android
6 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (75.72%) Project Management
2 198 (57.23%) PRINCE2
3 161 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (22.54%) Project Delivery
5 73 (21.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 59 (17.05%) Change Management
6 59 (17.05%) Scrum
7 50 (14.45%) ITIL
8 49 (14.16%) Waterfall
9 44 (12.72%) Risk Management
10 41 (11.85%) Project Planning
11 40 (11.56%) Migration
12 38 (10.98%) Computer Science
13 37 (10.69%) Programme Management
14 34 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
15 30 (8.67%) ERP
15 30 (8.67%) Logistics
15 30 (8.67%) Service Delivery
16 27 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (7.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.60%) SQL
2 6 (1.73%) Java
3 4 (1.16%) C
3 4 (1.16%) C#
4 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 259 (74.86%) PMI Certification
2 92 (26.59%) Degree
3 20 (5.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 19 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (4.05%) CAPM
6 13 (3.76%) APMP
7 10 (2.89%) CISSP
8 8 (2.31%) CISM
8 8 (2.31%) MBA
8 8 (2.31%) PhD
8 8 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (2.31%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.73%) MCP
11 4 (1.16%) CCNP
11 4 (1.16%) CEH
11 4 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (1.16%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.87%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.40%) PMO
2 8 (2.31%) ISO 13485
2 8 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.31%) SLA
3 6 (1.73%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.45%) QA
5 4 (1.16%) RMADS
6 3 (0.87%) EMIR
6 3 (0.87%) MiFID
7 2 (0.58%) GDPR
7 2 (0.58%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.58%) NIST
7 2 (0.58%) P3O
7 2 (0.58%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.58%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.29%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 7 (2.02%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.45%) Docker
3 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.58%) vCloud
4 2 (0.58%) VMware NSX
4 2 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.87%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.58%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (0.58%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.58%) vCenter Server
2 2 (0.58%) vRealize
2 2 (0.58%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 1 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 69 (19.94%) Microsoft
2 43 (12.43%) SAP
3 30 (8.67%) Oracle
4 17 (4.91%) OpenText
5 13 (3.76%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (3.18%) VMware
7 8 (2.31%) Google
7 8 (2.31%) PTC
8 7 (2.02%) IBM
8 7 (2.02%) ServiceNow
8 7 (2.02%) Workday
9 5 (1.45%) Cisco
10 3 (0.87%) HP
10 3 (0.87%) Informatica
10 3 (0.87%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.87%) Progress
10 3 (0.87%) Snow
10 3 (0.87%) Sophos
11 2 (0.58%) Apple
11 2 (0.58%) BMC