Period
to 12 April 2021

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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 181 199 175
Rank change year-on-year +18 -24 +13
Permanent jobs citing PMO 17 25 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.46% 0.51% 1.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.02% 4.66% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 76
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,800 £25,250
25th Percentile £30,500 £30,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £33,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +41.79% -29.47% +18.75%
75th Percentile £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,500 £59,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.58% -20.53% +10.47%

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 423 536 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.45% 10.96% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 359 410 680
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £38,813 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,625 £68,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Manchester

PMO
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for PMO in Manchester

PMO
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMO in Manchester over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

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 12 April 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
Stockport +25 1 £25,500 -43.33% 1
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 -
PMO
North West

For the 6 months to 12 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PMO.

1 11 (64.71%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Statistics
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Release Management
5 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) C
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Project Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) SaaS
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.88%) High Availability
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2016

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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Azure
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) PPP
1 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (5.88%) SD-WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
1 1 (5.88%) SNMP
1 1 (5.88%) VSAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Change Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Change and Release Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Lead
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Planner
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Release Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Programme Planner
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) FMCG
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2016
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Statistics
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
5 3 (17.65%) Release Management
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.76%) Project Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.88%) Business Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (5.88%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Workday