Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Project Manager
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 490 384 461
Rank change year-on-year -106 +77 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 390 576 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.52% 0.76% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.80% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 349 532 474
London median annual salary £62,500 £59,322 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.36% -1.13% +7.14%
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in London

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in London

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in London

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London -7 98 £60,000 - 5
West London +12 28 £55,000 -15.38% 1
South London -18 12 £55,000 +4.76%
North London - 3 £61,500 -
East London -3 1 £65,000 +6.56% 1
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 223 (57.18%) Project Management
2 181 (46.41%) PRINCE2
3 153 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (36.92%) Finance
5 96 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 72 (18.46%) Retail
7 66 (16.92%) Banking
8 55 (14.10%) Change Management
8 55 (14.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 53 (13.59%) Microsoft Project
9 53 (13.59%) Waterfall
10 48 (12.31%) CRM
11 41 (10.51%) Degree
12 40 (10.26%) SDLC
13 32 (8.21%) Microsoft
14 31 (7.95%) E-Commerce
15 30 (7.69%) Business Analysis
15 30 (7.69%) Project Governance
16 29 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
17 25 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 25 (6.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 25 (6.41%) PMP
17 25 (6.41%) Migration
18 24 (6.15%) Office 365
19 23 (5.90%) Re-Platforming
19 23 (5.90%) Legal
19 23 (5.90%) PMI Certification
19 23 (5.90%) SharePoint
19 23 (5.90%) Programme Management
20 22 (5.64%) Law

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 23 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.79%) CMS
3 6 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.77%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.51%) SAS
5 2 (0.51%) WordPress
6 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.26%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) Drupal
6 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.26%) Liferay
6 1 (0.26%) OpenROAD
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 53 (13.59%) Microsoft Project
2 29 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (5.38%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Sage CRM
2 2 (0.51%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.26%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.26%) Primavera
3 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.26%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.15%) Office 365
2 16 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.05%) Dropbox
4 2 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.51%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.51%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (1.54%) LAN
3 5 (1.28%) Skype
3 5 (1.28%) WAN
4 3 (0.77%) SAN
5 2 (0.51%) Firewall
5 2 (0.51%) Internet
5 2 (0.51%) Intranet
5 2 (0.51%) SMS
5 2 (0.51%) VPN
6 1 (0.26%) SSL
6 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.05%) Blockchain
2 7 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.54%) Neo4j
4 4 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.26%) DTS
5 1 (0.26%) EDMS
5 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (4.62%) JIRA
2 6 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 144 (36.92%) Finance
2 72 (18.46%) Retail
3 66 (16.92%) Banking
4 23 (5.90%) Legal
5 22 (5.64%) Law
6 15 (3.85%) Back Office
6 15 (3.85%) Investment Banking
7 12 (3.08%) Marketing
7 12 (3.08%) Retail Banking
8 8 (2.05%) Front Office
9 6 (1.54%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.28%) Advertising
11 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.77%) Publishing
12 2 (0.51%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (0.51%) Electronics
12 2 (0.51%) French Language
13 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.31%) XML
2 6 (1.54%) AngularJS
2 6 (1.54%) REST
2 6 (1.54%) Spring
2 6 (1.54%) Spring Boot
2 6 (1.54%) Spring MVC
3 3 (0.77%) .NET
4 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.51%) HTML
4 2 (0.51%) Web Services
5 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 11 (2.82%) PMI
4 10 (2.56%) CCTV
5 9 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.05%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.28%) FMCG
7 5 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.03%) Smartcard
9 3 (0.77%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.77%) Derivative
9 3 (0.77%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.77%) Life Science
10 2 (0.51%) Digital Signage
10 2 (0.51%) EPoS
10 2 (0.51%) Fintech
10 2 (0.51%) Over-the-Top Content
10 2 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.31%) Windows
2 5 (1.28%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.26%) Linux
3 1 (0.26%) Unix
3 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (57.18%) Project Management
2 181 (46.41%) PRINCE2
3 153 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (14.10%) Change Management
6 53 (13.59%) Waterfall
7 48 (12.31%) CRM
8 40 (10.26%) SDLC
9 31 (7.95%) E-Commerce
10 30 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 30 (7.69%) Project Governance
11 25 (6.41%) Migration
11 25 (6.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 23 (5.90%) Programme Management
12 23 (5.90%) Re-Platforming
13 22 (5.64%) Scrum
14 21 (5.38%) Time Management
15 20 (5.13%) ERP
15 20 (5.13%) ITIL
15 20 (5.13%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.59%) C
2 11 (2.82%) Java
3 9 (2.31%) C#
4 6 (1.54%) SQL
5 4 (1.03%) PHP
6 2 (0.51%) C++
7 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (14.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 41 (10.51%) Degree
3 25 (6.41%) PMP
3 25 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 23 (5.90%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.03%) APMP
6 3 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.77%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.51%) CCNA
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.51%) ISEB
7 2 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.51%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.26%) CCNP
8 1 (0.26%) MCSE
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.26%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.64%) PMO
2 13 (3.33%) EMIR
2 13 (3.33%) MiFID
3 9 (2.31%) FATCA
4 6 (1.54%) GDPR
4 6 (1.54%) SLA
5 3 (0.77%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.77%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.77%) QA
6 2 (0.51%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.26%) PSD2
System Software
1 9 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.77%) ProxySG
3 2 (0.51%) KVM
3 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 32 (8.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.59%) Oracle
3 11 (2.82%) SAP
4 6 (1.54%) Cisco
4 6 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.77%) Blue Coat
5 3 (0.77%) Citrix
5 3 (0.77%) CyberArk
5 3 (0.77%) FireEye
5 3 (0.77%) hybris
5 3 (0.77%) VMware
6 2 (0.51%) Fortinet
6 2 (0.51%) Northgate
6 2 (0.51%) OpenText
6 2 (0.51%) Sage
6 2 (0.51%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.26%) Avaya
7 1 (0.26%) Informatica
7 1 (0.26%) Lotus
7 1 (0.26%) SunGard