Period
to 20 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 176 226
Rank change year-on-year +12 +50 -95
Permanent jobs citing PMO 105 114 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.58% 1.54% 0.91%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.13% 12.47% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 93 90 66
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,700 £30,875 £30,625
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £71,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.49% +4.71%

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 943 914 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.23% 12.38% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 768 701 765
Manchester median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,625 £71,250 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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
Wigan - 3 £46,250 - 3
Altrincham -5 1 £47,500 +18.75%
PMO
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 45 (42.86%) Project Management
2 44 (41.90%) Finance
3 38 (36.19%) PRINCE2
4 35 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 21 (20.00%) Wireless
6 21 (20.00%) CCNP
6 21 (20.00%) CCNA
6 21 (20.00%) Cisco
6 21 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (20.00%) IronPort
6 21 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 21 (20.00%) Stealthwatch
6 21 (20.00%) Cisco Firepower
7 19 (18.10%) Matrix Management
7 19 (18.10%) Microsoft Project
8 16 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (15.24%) Business Analysis
9 15 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
10 13 (12.38%) Data Analysis
10 13 (12.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (12.38%) Creative Thinking
10 13 (12.38%) Data Centre
10 13 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (10.48%) Cisco Wireless
11 11 (10.48%) Cisco Prime
11 11 (10.48%) DNA
11 11 (10.48%) LAN

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 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 21 (20.00%) Cisco Firepower
1 21 (20.00%) Wireless
2 11 (10.48%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (10.48%) Cisco Wireless
2 11 (10.48%) Firewall
2 11 (10.48%) LAN
3 10 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 44 (41.90%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (1.90%) Law
3 2 (1.90%) Legal
3 2 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.95%) Local Government
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 24 (22.86%) Consultant
3 21 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 21 (20.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 21 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 18 (17.14%) Analyst
5 15 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 14 (13.33%) PMO Manager
7 9 (8.57%) Agile Business Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) PMO Project Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Business Change Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Business Change Project Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Graduate
9 6 (5.71%) IT Manager
10 3 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (2.86%) MI Manager
10 3 (2.86%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (2.86%) PMO Lead
10 3 (2.86%) Portfolio Manager
11 2 (1.90%) IT Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.90%) NHS
5 2 (1.90%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.95%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) pSOS
2 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.86%) Project Management
2 38 (36.19%) PRINCE2
3 35 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.10%) Matrix Management
5 16 (15.24%) Business Analysis
5 16 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
7 13 (12.38%) Creative Thinking
7 13 (12.38%) Data Analysis
7 13 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (10.48%) DNA
9 9 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (6.67%) ERP
10 7 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (5.71%) Coaching
11 6 (5.71%) Lean Six Sigma
11 6 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.71%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.71%) Six Sigma
11 6 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.81%) SQL
1 4 (3.81%) X++
Qualifications
1 21 (20.00%) CCNA
1 21 (20.00%) CCNP
1 21 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (10.48%) Degree
4 10 (9.52%) PMP
5 9 (8.57%) PMI Certification
6 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) APMP
8 1 (0.95%) CAPM
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) GDPR
2 1 (0.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (20.00%) Stealthwatch
2 11 (10.48%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.00%) Cisco
2 21 (20.00%) IronPort
2 21 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 10 (9.52%) CheckPoint
3 10 (9.52%) Juniper
3 10 (9.52%) Meraki
4 1 (0.95%) Apple