Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 235 111
Rank change year-on-year +41 -124 -21
Permanent jobs citing PMO 82 62 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.12% 0.75% 2.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.79% 6.11% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 53 45 157
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -30.00% +25.79%
10th Percentile £31,900 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £54,350 £57,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £49,765
% change year-on-year +20.00% -24.65% +32.71%

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 933 1,014 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.74% 12.27% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 745 772 730
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% +13.49%
10th Percentile £24,350 £22,500 £26,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% +2.56%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +2 3 £53,000 +92.73%
Rochdale - 3 £60,000 -
Stockport +9 2 £33,500 -10.67%
Bolton - 1 - -
PMO
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 38 (46.34%) Finance
2 29 (35.37%) PRINCE2
3 24 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (23.17%) Project Management
5 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
7 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (15.85%) Business Analysis
8 12 (14.63%) Degree
9 11 (13.41%) Data Analysis
9 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (13.41%) Creative Thinking
10 10 (12.20%) Legal
11 9 (10.98%) Programme Management
12 8 (9.76%) Portfolio Management
12 8 (9.76%) Line Management
12 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (8.54%) Collaborative Working
13 7 (8.54%) Scrum
14 6 (7.32%) Banking
14 6 (7.32%) Retail
14 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (7.32%) Logistics
14 6 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
14 6 (7.32%) Project Planning
14 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
14 6 (7.32%) SQL
15 5 (6.10%) QA
15 5 (6.10%) Dynamics 365
15 5 (6.10%) 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 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.22%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (3.66%) Office 365
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (2.44%) Cisco Firepower
1 2 (2.44%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (2.44%) Wireless
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.22%) FCoE
2 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) Intranet
2 1 (1.22%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
2 1 (1.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 38 (46.34%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Legal
3 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 5 (6.10%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (42.68%) Analyst
2 15 (18.29%) Business Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) PMO Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Consultant
4 10 (12.20%) PMO Manager
5 8 (9.76%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Portfolio Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Functional Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) PMO Lead
10 3 (3.66%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.66%) Transformation Manager
11 2 (2.44%) Business Change Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Cisco Security Consultant
11 2 (2.44%) IT Manager
11 2 (2.44%) PMO Consultant
11 2 (2.44%) Security Consultant
11 2 (2.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) Flash
1 1 (1.22%) RESTful
1 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.22%) FMCG
4 1 (1.22%) PMI
4 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.22%) Replication
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Android
1 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
1 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) PRINCE2
2 24 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.17%) Project Management
4 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (15.85%) Business Analysis
6 11 (13.41%) Creative Thinking
6 11 (13.41%) Data Analysis
7 9 (10.98%) Programme Management
8 8 (9.76%) Line Management
8 8 (9.76%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (8.54%) Collaborative Working
9 7 (8.54%) Scrum
10 6 (7.32%) Logistics
10 6 (7.32%) Project Planning
11 5 (6.10%) Change Management
11 5 (6.10%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
12 4 (4.88%) Decision-Making
12 4 (4.88%) SDLC
12 4 (4.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.32%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) C
2 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
2 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.66%) PMP
5 2 (2.44%) CCNA
5 2 (2.44%) CCNP
5 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.44%) MCSE
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.22%) ISEB
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.22%) MCITP
6 1 (1.22%) NCDA
6 1 (1.22%) NCIE
6 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.22%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.66%) Cisco
2 3 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.44%) Capita
3 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.44%) Cognizant
3 2 (2.44%) HP
3 2 (2.44%) IronPort
3 2 (2.44%) Juniper
3 2 (2.44%) Meraki
3 2 (2.44%) Palo Alto
3 2 (2.44%) SAP
3 2 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (1.22%) NetApp
4 1 (1.22%) Veeam