Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 425 402 327
Rank change year-on-year -23 -75 -43
Permanent jobs citing PMO 339 66 524
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.33% 0.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.49% 2.79% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 252 45 421
10th Percentile £36,750 £39,700 £39,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £46,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,250 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.30% -4.17% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £94,500 £91,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 7,557 2,366 7,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.93% 11.97% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4,752 1,941 5,529
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £100,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing PMO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in London

PMO
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PMO in London.

Salary trend for PMO in London

PMO
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMO in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for PMO in London

PMO
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the London region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Central London -16 58 £62,500 - 7
South London -21 8 £50,000 -14.89%
West London - 7 £58,750 - 2
East London -21 4 £40,500 -47.74%
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for PMO.

1 183 (53.98%) Project Management
2 181 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (50.15%) Finance
4 122 (35.99%) Social Skills
5 98 (28.91%) Project Delivery
6 74 (21.83%) PRINCE2
7 58 (17.11%) Microsoft Excel
7 58 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 53 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 50 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
10 49 (14.45%) JIRA
11 47 (13.86%) Programme Management
12 46 (13.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 46 (13.57%) Waterfall
13 42 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
14 39 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
14 39 (11.50%) Banking
15 38 (11.21%) Business Analysis
15 38 (11.21%) Scrum
16 36 (10.62%) Risk Management
17 35 (10.32%) Change Management
17 35 (10.32%) Confluence
18 34 (10.03%) Microsoft Project
19 33 (9.73%) Portfolio Management
20 31 (9.14%) Collaborative Working
21 30 (8.85%) Degree
22 29 (8.55%) Microsoft Office
22 29 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
23 27 (7.96%) Programme Delivery
24 26 (7.67%) Matrix Organization

PMO
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 35 (10.32%) Confluence
2 26 (7.67%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.13%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (1.18%) CMS
5 1 (0.29%) IIS
Applications
1 58 (17.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (13.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 34 (10.03%) Microsoft Project
4 29 (8.55%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (5.31%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.88%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.59%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.13%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.88%) Maximo
2 3 (0.88%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.59%) Primavera
3 2 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.29%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.29%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.72%) Power Platform
2 8 (2.36%) Azure
3 7 (2.06%) SaaS
4 5 (1.47%) IaaS
4 5 (1.47%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (1.47%) Smartsheet
5 3 (0.88%) Google Sheets
6 2 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.29%) AWS
7 1 (0.29%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.29%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.29%) Power Automate
7 1 (0.29%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.47%) DHCP
1 5 (1.47%) DNS
1 5 (1.47%) WAN
2 4 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.88%) Converged Networks
3 3 (0.88%) Extranet
3 3 (0.88%) Internet
3 3 (0.88%) LAN
4 2 (0.59%) Intranet
4 2 (0.59%) Skype
5 1 (0.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.72%) Power BI
2 15 (4.42%) DTS
2 15 (4.42%) Oracle Database
3 14 (4.13%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (1.47%) Tableau
5 4 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.18%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.88%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.29%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.29%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.29%) MySQL
8 1 (0.29%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 49 (14.45%) JIRA
2 18 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.13%) Bitbucket
3 14 (4.13%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.13%) IntelliJ
3 14 (4.13%) JUnit
3 14 (4.13%) Maven
3 14 (4.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 14 (4.13%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.29%) MSI
General
1 170 (50.15%) Finance
2 122 (35.99%) Social Skills
3 39 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (11.50%) Banking
4 26 (7.67%) Legal
5 23 (6.78%) Organisational Skills
6 21 (6.19%) Law
6 21 (6.19%) Marketing
7 19 (5.60%) Presentation Skills
8 16 (4.72%) Retail
9 13 (3.83%) Influencing Skills
9 13 (3.83%) Telecoms
10 8 (2.36%) Public Sector
11 5 (1.47%) Front Office
11 5 (1.47%) Investment Banking
12 4 (1.18%) Back Office
12 4 (1.18%) Games
12 4 (1.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 3 (0.88%) Billing
14 2 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 76 (22.42%) Analyst
2 56 (16.52%) Project Manager
3 44 (12.98%) PMO Analyst
4 27 (7.96%) IT Manager
5 21 (6.19%) Senior Manager
6 20 (5.90%) PMO Lead
7 18 (5.31%) Business Analyst
7 18 (5.31%) PMO Manager
7 18 (5.31%) Scrum Master
8 17 (5.01%) Developer
8 17 (5.01%) Head of Digital
8 17 (5.01%) Head of Portfolio Management
9 15 (4.42%) Programme Manager
10 14 (4.13%) Coordinator
11 13 (3.83%) IT Project Manager
11 13 (3.83%) Portfolio Manager
12 12 (3.54%) IT Analyst
12 12 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (3.54%) Senior Project Manager
13 10 (2.95%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.72%) Middleware
2 14 (4.13%) AngularJS
2 14 (4.13%) HTML
2 14 (4.13%) HTML5
2 14 (4.13%) Kafka
2 14 (4.13%) REST
2 14 (4.13%) RESTful
3 5 (1.47%) .NET
4 2 (0.59%) JSF
4 2 (0.59%) Velocity
5 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.67%) PMI
2 21 (6.19%) User Experience
3 19 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.77%) Reinsurance
6 5 (1.47%) CMDB
6 5 (1.47%) Replication
7 4 (1.18%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.18%) NHS
8 3 (0.88%) CCTV
8 3 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.88%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.88%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.59%) Derivative
9 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.59%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.49%) Windows
2 20 (5.90%) Linux
3 2 (0.59%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.29%) AIX
4 1 (0.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (53.98%) Project Management
2 181 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (28.91%) Project Delivery
4 74 (21.83%) PRINCE2
5 58 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
7 47 (13.86%) Programme Management
8 46 (13.57%) Waterfall
9 42 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 38 (11.21%) Business Analysis
10 38 (11.21%) Scrum
11 36 (10.62%) Risk Management
12 35 (10.32%) Change Management
13 33 (9.73%) Portfolio Management
14 31 (9.14%) Collaborative Working
15 29 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (7.96%) Programme Delivery
17 26 (7.67%) Matrix Organization
18 24 (7.08%) Resource Management
19 22 (6.49%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.72%) Java
2 14 (4.13%) Python
2 14 (4.13%) Shell Script
3 7 (2.06%) C
3 7 (2.06%) SQL
4 5 (1.47%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.47%) VBScript
5 2 (0.59%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.29%) C#
6 1 (0.29%) C++
6 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (8.85%) Degree
2 26 (7.67%) PMI Certification
3 19 (5.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 15 (4.42%) MBA
5 9 (2.65%) PMP
5 9 (2.65%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.77%) ISEB
7 4 (1.18%) IIBA
7 4 (1.18%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.88%) RIBA
9 2 (0.59%) APMP
9 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.59%) PgMP
9 2 (0.59%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 1 (0.29%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.29%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.60%) QA
2 12 (3.54%) SLA
3 4 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.18%) P3O
4 3 (0.88%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.29%) COBIT
5 1 (0.29%) GDPR
5 1 (0.29%) GRC
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.47%) vCloud
3 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.29%) SCCM
3 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 53 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.49%) Oracle
3 17 (5.01%) SAP
4 14 (4.13%) Solace
5 7 (2.06%) Citrix
5 7 (2.06%) VMware
6 5 (1.47%) CommVault
6 5 (1.47%) Zerto
7 4 (1.18%) Google
7 4 (1.18%) Planview
7 4 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.59%) Ariba
8 2 (0.59%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.59%) Sage
8 2 (0.59%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.59%) Workday
9 1 (0.29%) Anaplan
9 1 (0.29%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.29%) Snow
9 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds