Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 21 44
Rank change year-on-year -21 +23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 80 140 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.64% 8.78% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.60% 9.76% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 65 160 101
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% +19.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,100 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,053 1,435 1,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 87.46% 90.03% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1,162 1,704
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Kent

Project Management
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Management in Kent.

Salary trend for Project Management in Kent

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Kent over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Kent

Project Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Kent region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Dartford +9 9 £32,500 -13.33% 2
West Malling - 9 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -13 7 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Folkestone +15 5 - -
Tonbridge +1 4 £41,250 -43.10% 1
Sittingbourne +4 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Chatham +12 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Rochester +8 2 - -
Maidstone -7 1 £45,000 - 1
Margate - 1 £37,500 -
Queenborough - 1 £57,500 -
Project Management
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Project Management 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 Kent region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 27 (33.75%) Finance
2 24 (30.00%) Change Management
3 21 (26.25%) ITIL
4 20 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 20 (25.00%) SQL
5 17 (21.25%) Windows
5 17 (21.25%) VMware
5 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (20.00%) C#
7 14 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (16.25%) Degree
9 12 (15.00%) Windows Server
9 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (13.75%) Incident Management
11 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (12.50%) Cisco
12 9 (11.25%) HTML
12 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
12 9 (11.25%) Information Security
12 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
12 9 (11.25%) Project Planning
13 8 (10.00%) Time Management
13 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (10.00%) Budget Control
13 8 (10.00%) ITIL V3
13 8 (10.00%) PMO
13 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (10.00%) SLA

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (3.75%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Elite 3E
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) SaaS
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) Internet
2 6 (7.50%) WAN
3 5 (6.25%) Firewall
4 4 (5.00%) LAN
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (3.75%) VoIP
6 2 (2.50%) BGP
6 2 (2.50%) DHCP
6 2 (2.50%) DNS
6 2 (2.50%) OSPF
6 2 (2.50%) VPN
7 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.25%) NAS
7 1 (1.25%) Network Security
7 1 (1.25%) SAN
7 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.25%) VLAN
7 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) Big Data
2 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.50%) Power BI
5 2 (2.50%) QlikView
5 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 27 (33.75%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.00%) Electronics
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 15 (18.75%) Team Leader
3 14 (17.50%) IT Manager
4 11 (13.75%) Consultant
5 10 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) IT Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 5 (6.25%) Incident Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) Project Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Finance Manager
8 4 (5.00%) IT Support
8 4 (5.00%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) HTML
2 7 (8.75%) CSS
3 5 (6.25%) Web Services
4 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.00%) RESTful
4 4 (5.00%) SOAP
4 4 (5.00%) XML
5 2 (2.50%) .NET
5 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.50%) WinForms
5 2 (2.50%) WPF
6 1 (1.25%) REST
6 1 (1.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.25%) CMDB
6 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.25%) EPoS
6 1 (1.25%) FMCG
6 1 (1.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.25%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.50%) Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Change Management
2 21 (26.25%) ITIL
3 20 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (13.75%) Incident Management
7 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (11.25%) Information Security
8 9 (11.25%) Project Planning
9 8 (10.00%) Budget Control
9 8 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 8 (10.00%) Time Management
10 7 (8.75%) Line Management
10 7 (8.75%) OO
10 7 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (8.75%) Scrum
10 7 (8.75%) Service Design
11 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) SQL
2 16 (20.00%) C#
3 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.25%) VBA
5 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.25%) VB
6 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) CCNA
2 6 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.50%) MCSA
2 6 (7.50%) MCSE
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.75%) CEH
4 3 (3.75%) CISA
4 3 (3.75%) CISM
4 3 (3.75%) CISSP
4 3 (3.75%) PMP
5 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) PMO
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) GDPR
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.00%) Firmware
2 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) VMware
2 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.50%) Cisco
4 8 (10.00%) Citrix
5 5 (6.25%) Oracle
6 3 (3.75%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.75%) F5
6 3 (3.75%) Fortinet
6 3 (3.75%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.50%) Aderant
7 2 (2.50%) Infragistics
7 2 (2.50%) LexisNexis
7 2 (2.50%) SAP
7 2 (2.50%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.25%) Meraki
8 1 (1.25%) Perforce