Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 19 17
Rank change year-on-year -19 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 76 186 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.76% 11.06% 11.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.70% 12.54% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 74 187 223
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -5.26% -2.56%
10th Percentile £30,375 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,125 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% +3.00% -

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 1135 1483 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.98% 88.17% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1315 1712
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% -1.19%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Tunbridge Wells -21 10 £39,750 -11.67%
Sittingbourne +4 8 £37,500 +15.38%
Folkestone +5 6 £44,500 -15.24% 1
Maidstone +16 5 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Dartford -4 5 £32,500 +44.44%
West Malling - 3 £70,000 -
Sevenoaks +4 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Rochester 0 1 £67,500 +68.75%
Chatham -15 1 £37,500 -1.32%
Queenborough - 1 £57,500 -
Project Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 25 (32.89%) PRINCE2
2 22 (28.95%) Finance
3 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.05%) Change Management
5 15 (19.74%) ITIL
6 13 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (17.11%) Windows
7 12 (15.79%) Degree
7 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (13.16%) Cisco
8 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
9 9 (11.84%) LAN
9 9 (11.84%) WAN
9 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (11.84%) SQL
9 9 (11.84%) Information Security
9 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
9 9 (11.84%) Time Management
10 8 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (10.53%) Firewall
11 7 (9.21%) VMware
11 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
11 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
11 7 (9.21%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.89%) Change Control
12 6 (7.89%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (7.89%) Presales
12 6 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (7.89%) Line Management

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 1 (1.32%) Apache
1 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Aareon QL
1 1 (1.32%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.32%) Kypera Housing
1 1 (1.32%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (1.32%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.32%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.32%) OPENHousing
1 1 (1.32%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) IaaS
1 4 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) LAN
1 9 (11.84%) WAN
2 8 (10.53%) Firewall
3 5 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (6.58%) VPN
4 4 (5.26%) Internet
4 4 (5.26%) VLAN
4 4 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.95%) SAN
6 2 (2.63%) BGP
6 2 (2.63%) DMVPN
6 2 (2.63%) EIGRP
6 2 (2.63%) IPsec
7 1 (1.32%) DHCP
7 1 (1.32%) DNS
7 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.32%) NAS
7 1 (1.32%) Network Security
7 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Big Data
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) ERwin
1 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.32%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (1.32%) Rational Rose
1 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 22 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Billing
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (19.74%) Project Manager
2 14 (18.42%) IT Manager
3 11 (14.47%) Consultant
4 10 (13.16%) Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) IT Consultant
5 7 (9.21%) IT Security Consultant
5 7 (9.21%) Security Consultant
5 7 (9.21%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.89%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 5 (6.58%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Firewall Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Network Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Network Security Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Service Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) IT Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Network Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) .NET
1 4 (5.26%) CSS
1 4 (5.26%) HTML
2 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.32%) LAMP
3 1 (1.32%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) AS400
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.32%) CMDB
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.32%) FMCG
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) PRINCE2
2 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.05%) Change Management
4 15 (19.74%) ITIL
5 13 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.84%) Information Security
6 9 (11.84%) Time Management
7 8 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.21%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.89%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.89%) Change Control
9 6 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (7.89%) Line Management
9 6 (7.89%) Presales
9 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.58%) ITSM
10 5 (6.58%) PRINCE
10 5 (6.58%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) C#
3 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) Java
4 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.63%) VBA
5 1 (1.32%) C
5 1 (1.32%) PHP
5 1 (1.32%) RPG
5 1 (1.32%) VB
5 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) CCNA
2 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.58%) MCSA
2 5 (6.58%) MCSE
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.95%) CEH
4 3 (3.95%) CISA
4 3 (3.95%) CISM
4 3 (3.95%) CISSP
4 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.63%) CCNP
5 2 (2.63%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.32%) ISEB
6 1 (1.32%) PMP
6 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) GDPR
2 3 (3.95%) PMO
2 3 (3.95%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) DICOM
3 1 (1.32%) HL7
3 1 (1.32%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Cisco
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) VMware
3 5 (6.58%) CheckPoint
3 5 (6.58%) F5
3 5 (6.58%) Fortinet
3 5 (6.58%) Palo Alto
4 4 (5.26%) Infor
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) Capita
5 2 (2.63%) Dell
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.32%) Aareon
6 1 (1.32%) Castleton
6 1 (1.32%) Civica
6 1 (1.32%) Northgate
6 1 (1.32%) Perforce
6 1 (1.32%) Sun