Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 215 163
Rank change year-on-year +26 -52 -68
Permanent jobs citing PMO 96 83 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.31% 1.04% 1.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.68% 8.56% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 70 67 116
Manchester median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.63% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,125 £26,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -14.00% +33.33%

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 992 970 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.56% 12.13% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 831 725 727
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +5.26%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -6 3 £53,000 +92.73%
Wigan - 2 £37,500 - 1
Altrincham -7 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Bolton - 1 £60,000 -
Rochdale - 1 £60,000 - 1
PMO
North West

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 41 (42.71%) Finance
2 30 (31.25%) Project Management
3 23 (23.96%) PRINCE2
4 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
5 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Project
7 16 (16.67%) CCNP
7 16 (16.67%) Cisco
7 16 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (15.63%) CCNA
8 15 (15.63%) Juniper
8 15 (15.63%) CheckPoint
8 15 (15.63%) Wireless
8 15 (15.63%) IronPort
8 15 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (15.63%) Cisco ISE
8 15 (15.63%) Meraki
8 15 (15.63%) Palo Alto
8 15 (15.63%) Stealthwatch
8 15 (15.63%) Cisco Firepower
9 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (11.46%) Dynamics AX
10 11 (11.46%) Portfolio Management
11 10 (10.42%) Strategic Thinking
11 10 (10.42%) Line Management
11 10 (10.42%) SQL
11 10 (10.42%) ERP
11 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (9.38%) Problem-Solving

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 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (3.13%) Office 365
3 1 (1.04%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
1 15 (15.63%) Cisco Firepower
1 15 (15.63%) Cisco ISE
1 15 (15.63%) Wireless
2 1 (1.04%) DHCP
2 1 (1.04%) DNS
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) LAN
2 1 (1.04%) Network Security
2 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 41 (42.71%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Retail
3 6 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.13%) Local Government
5 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Law
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Automotive
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (23.96%) Analyst
2 21 (21.88%) Consultant
3 15 (15.63%) Cisco Consultant
3 15 (15.63%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 15 (15.63%) Security Consultant
4 13 (13.54%) PMO Manager
5 11 (11.46%) Project Manager
6 9 (9.38%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) PMO Lead
8 6 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Programme Manager
9 5 (5.21%) Transformation Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Developer
10 4 (4.17%) PMO Project Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Portfolio Analyst
11 3 (3.13%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Portfolio Manager
11 3 (3.13%) Project Director
12 2 (2.08%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.04%) FMCG
4 1 (1.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
1 1 (1.04%) Windows
1 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.25%) Project Management
2 23 (23.96%) PRINCE2
3 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (11.46%) Portfolio Management
6 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
6 10 (10.42%) ERP
6 10 (10.42%) Line Management
6 10 (10.42%) Strategic Thinking
7 9 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
8 8 (8.33%) Data Analysis
9 7 (7.29%) Matrix Management
10 6 (6.25%) Change Control
10 6 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (6.25%) People Management
11 5 (5.21%) Change Management
11 5 (5.21%) Coaching
11 5 (5.21%) Programme Management
11 5 (5.21%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.42%) SQL
2 8 (8.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) CCNP
1 16 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (15.63%) CCNA
3 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (7.29%) PMI Certification
5 6 (6.25%) Degree
5 6 (6.25%) PMP
6 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.04%) ISEB
8 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.04%) MCITP
8 1 (1.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (1.04%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.67%) Cisco
3 15 (15.63%) CheckPoint
3 15 (15.63%) IronPort
3 15 (15.63%) Juniper
3 15 (15.63%) Meraki
3 15 (15.63%) Palo Alto
4 2 (2.08%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.04%) Apple
5 1 (1.04%) Avaya
5 1 (1.04%) HP
5 1 (1.04%) Nortel
5 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow