Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 233 117
Rank change year-on-year +34 -116 -27
Permanent jobs citing PMO 81 67 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.11% 0.83% 2.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.12% 6.56% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 161
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% -26.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £32,250 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.00% +25.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 998 1,022 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.66% 12.61% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 827 757 726
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,650 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,450 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,747 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.21% -5.63% -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Manchester

PMO
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMO in Manchester.

Salary trend for PMO in Manchester

PMO
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PMO in Manchester

PMO
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Salford -10 3 £53,000 +92.73%
Rochdale - 3 £60,000 - 1
Wigan - 2 £37,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £25,000 -
Bolton - 1 £60,000 -
PMO
North West

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PMO.

1 36 (44.44%) Finance
2 23 (28.40%) Project Management
3 20 (24.69%) Microsoft
4 19 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (19.75%) PRINCE2
6 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
7 10 (12.35%) CCNP
7 10 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (12.35%) Cisco
7 10 (12.35%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (11.11%) CCNA
8 9 (11.11%) SQL
8 9 (11.11%) Wireless
8 9 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 9 (11.11%) Juniper
8 9 (11.11%) IronPort
8 9 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
8 9 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
8 9 (11.11%) Meraki
8 9 (11.11%) Palo Alto
8 9 (11.11%) Stealthwatch
8 9 (11.11%) Cisco Firepower
9 8 (9.88%) Line Management
9 8 (9.88%) ERP
9 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.88%) QA
10 7 (8.64%) Retail
11 6 (7.41%) Change Control

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (6.17%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (4.94%) Office 365
3 1 (1.23%) G Suite
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco Firepower
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
1 9 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (1.23%) DHCP
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) Intranet
2 1 (1.23%) LAN
2 1 (1.23%) Network Security
2 1 (1.23%) Skype
2 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 36 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Retail
3 4 (4.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Local Government
5 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Automotive
6 1 (1.23%) Law
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (28.40%) Analyst
2 17 (20.99%) Consultant
3 12 (14.81%) PMO Manager
4 10 (12.35%) PMO Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
5 9 (11.11%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 9 (11.11%) Security Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) PMO Lead
7 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Portfolio Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Programme Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Transformation Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Functional Consultant
10 3 (3.70%) Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Dynamics AX Consultant
10 3 (3.70%) IT Manager
10 3 (3.70%) Project Director
11 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.47%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.23%) FMCG
3 1 (1.23%) PMI
3 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Project Management
2 19 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (19.75%) PRINCE2
4 9 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.88%) ERP
5 8 (9.88%) Line Management
6 6 (7.41%) Change Control
6 6 (7.41%) Change Management
6 6 (7.41%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (7.41%) Logistics
6 6 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (7.41%) Strategic Thinking
7 5 (6.17%) Analytics
7 5 (6.17%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.94%) Business Transformation
8 4 (4.94%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.94%) CRM
8 4 (4.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) CCNP
1 10 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (11.11%) CCNA
3 5 (6.17%) Degree
3 5 (6.17%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.94%) PMP
5 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.47%) MCSE
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.23%) ISEB
7 1 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (1.23%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.35%) Cisco
3 9 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 9 (11.11%) IronPort
3 9 (11.11%) Juniper
3 9 (11.11%) Meraki
3 9 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 4 (4.94%) Capita
5 2 (2.47%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.23%) Avaya
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) Nortel
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.23%) VMware