Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 404 343 332
Rank change year-on-year -61 -11 -29
Permanent jobs citing PMO 314 216 552
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.76% 0.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.86% 6.22% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 224 180 449
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,438 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.23% +8.33% +1.27%
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,313 £78,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,625 £97,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.58% -1.03%

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 6,464 3,471 7,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.26% 12.19% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4,035 2,694 5,925
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,575 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £82,750 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £98,450 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,700 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.42% +7.40% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -36 58 £55,000 -25.42% 11
South London -5 11 £47,500 -13.64%
West London -25 7 £46,250 -7.50% 1
East London +6 5 £52,750 -31.94% 2
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 160 (50.96%) Finance
2 154 (49.04%) Project Management
3 149 (47.45%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (35.03%) Social Skills
5 81 (25.80%) PRINCE2
6 75 (23.89%) Project Delivery
7 64 (20.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 61 (19.43%) Problem-Solving
9 48 (15.29%) Microsoft
10 45 (14.33%) Microsoft Excel
11 44 (14.01%) Scrum
12 42 (13.38%) JIRA
12 42 (13.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 40 (12.74%) Programme Management
14 38 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
15 37 (11.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 36 (11.46%) Banking
16 36 (11.46%) Confluence
17 35 (11.15%) Waterfall
17 35 (11.15%) Risk Management
18 32 (10.19%) Change Management
19 31 (9.87%) Resource Management
19 31 (9.87%) Portfolio Management
20 29 (9.24%) Dependency Management
20 29 (9.24%) Legal
20 29 (9.24%) Validation
21 28 (8.92%) Programme Delivery
22 27 (8.60%) Windows
22 27 (8.60%) Microsoft Project
22 27 (8.60%) PMI Certification

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 36 (11.46%) Confluence
2 14 (4.46%) Oracle Coherence
3 12 (3.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 45 (14.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (11.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 27 (8.60%) Microsoft Project
4 26 (8.28%) Microsoft Office
5 17 (5.41%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (4.46%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (1.27%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.96%) Maximo
4 2 (0.64%) Primavera
4 2 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.32%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.32%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.46%) Azure
1 14 (4.46%) Power Platform
2 10 (3.18%) SaaS
3 7 (2.23%) IaaS
4 5 (1.59%) AWS
5 4 (1.27%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (0.96%) Smartsheet
7 2 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.64%) Google Sheets
7 2 (0.64%) PaaS
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.32%) Datadog
8 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.32%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.32%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.32%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.32%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.59%) DHCP
1 5 (1.59%) DNS
2 3 (0.96%) Extranet
2 3 (0.96%) Internet
2 3 (0.96%) WAN
3 2 (0.64%) Intranet
3 2 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.32%) Broadband
4 1 (0.32%) Converged Networks
4 1 (0.32%) LAN
4 1 (0.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.78%) Oracle Database
2 14 (4.46%) Power BI
2 14 (4.46%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.14%) DTS
4 5 (1.59%) GIS
4 5 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.59%) Tableau
5 4 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.27%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.32%) Big Data
8 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.32%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.32%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.32%) MySQL
8 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (13.38%) JIRA
2 18 (5.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.78%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.46%) Bitbucket
4 14 (4.46%) IntelliJ
4 14 (4.46%) JUnit
4 14 (4.46%) Maven
4 14 (4.46%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (4.46%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.27%) MSI
6 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 160 (50.96%) Finance
2 110 (35.03%) Social Skills
3 38 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (11.46%) Banking
5 29 (9.24%) Legal
6 21 (6.69%) Marketing
7 19 (6.05%) Law
8 16 (5.10%) Organisational Skills
9 13 (4.14%) Presentation Skills
10 12 (3.82%) Influencing Skills
10 12 (3.82%) Public Sector
10 12 (3.82%) Retail
11 9 (2.87%) Telecoms
12 7 (2.23%) Investment Banking
13 5 (1.59%) Games
14 3 (0.96%) Billing
14 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.96%) Front Office
14 3 (0.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 3 (0.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 63 (20.06%) Analyst
2 59 (18.79%) Project Manager
3 40 (12.74%) PMO Analyst
4 26 (8.28%) Senior Manager
5 23 (7.32%) IT Manager
6 19 (6.05%) Senior Project Manager
7 18 (5.73%) Scrum Master
8 16 (5.10%) PMO Lead
9 15 (4.78%) Business Analyst
9 15 (4.78%) Developer
9 15 (4.78%) Head of Digital
10 13 (4.14%) Coordinator
10 13 (4.14%) Head of Portfolio Management
10 13 (4.14%) Programme Manager
11 12 (3.82%) IT Project Manager
12 11 (3.50%) Portfolio Manager
13 9 (2.87%) Java Developer
13 9 (2.87%) PMO Coordinator
13 9 (2.87%) Project Coordinator
13 9 (2.87%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.46%) AngularJS
1 14 (4.46%) HTML
1 14 (4.46%) HTML5
1 14 (4.46%) Kafka
1 14 (4.46%) Middleware
1 14 (4.46%) REST
1 14 (4.46%) RESTful
2 2 (0.64%) JSF
2 2 (0.64%) Velocity
3 1 (0.32%) .NET
3 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.96%) PMI
2 21 (6.69%) User Experience
3 11 (3.50%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (1.91%) Reinsurance
5 5 (1.59%) Life Science
5 5 (1.59%) Replication
6 4 (1.27%) CMDB
6 4 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.27%) Derivative
7 3 (0.96%) Equities
7 3 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.96%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (0.96%) Tandem
7 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.64%) Housing Association
8 2 (0.64%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.60%) Windows
2 20 (6.37%) Linux
3 4 (1.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.32%) AIX
5 1 (0.32%) Unix
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (49.04%) Project Management
2 149 (47.45%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (25.80%) PRINCE2
4 75 (23.89%) Project Delivery
5 64 (20.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (19.43%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (14.01%) Scrum
8 42 (13.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 40 (12.74%) Programme Management
10 35 (11.15%) Risk Management
10 35 (11.15%) Waterfall
11 32 (10.19%) Change Management
12 31 (9.87%) Portfolio Management
12 31 (9.87%) Resource Management
13 29 (9.24%) Dependency Management
13 29 (9.24%) Validation
14 28 (8.92%) Programme Delivery
15 25 (7.96%) Business Analysis
16 23 (7.32%) Collaborative Working
16 23 (7.32%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.46%) Java
1 14 (4.46%) Python
1 14 (4.46%) Shell Script
2 8 (2.55%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.23%) SQL
3 7 (2.23%) VBScript
4 5 (1.59%) C
5 1 (0.32%) C#
5 1 (0.32%) C++
5 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (8.60%) PMI Certification
2 26 (8.28%) Degree
3 14 (4.46%) MBA
4 11 (3.50%) PMP
4 11 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.91%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.27%) IIBA
7 4 (1.27%) ISEB
7 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.96%) GISP
8 3 (0.96%) MCDST
8 3 (0.96%) MCTS
8 3 (0.96%) RIBA
9 2 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.64%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 1 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.32%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.73%) SLA
2 7 (2.23%) QA
3 5 (1.59%) PMBOK
4 4 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.96%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) COBIT
6 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.32%) GRC
6 1 (0.32%) GxP
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.59%) vCloud
4 4 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (1.27%) SCCM
2 3 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (0.96%) Sysprep
2 3 (0.96%) WSUS
3 1 (0.32%) Ansible
3 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.69%) Oracle
3 14 (4.46%) Solace
4 12 (3.82%) VMware
5 9 (2.87%) SAP
6 7 (2.23%) Citrix
7 5 (1.59%) CommVault
7 5 (1.59%) Zerto
8 4 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.96%) Google
9 3 (0.96%) Ivanti
9 3 (0.96%) McAfee
9 3 (0.96%) Qualys
10 2 (0.64%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.64%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.64%) Sage
10 2 (0.64%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.64%) Workday
11 1 (0.32%) Ariba
11 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards