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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 207 178 179
Rank change year-on-year -29 +1 +23
Permanent jobs citing PMO 45 36 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.74% 0.79% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.88% 6.72% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 13
10th Percentile £28,917 £29,000 £22,000
25th Percentile £32,459 £30,375 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,322 £35,723 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.07% +9.92% -36.33%
75th Percentile £58,438 £57,813 £47,500
90th Percentile £73,125 £66,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £39,661 £38,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.90% -23.68%

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 1,161 536 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.03% 11.73% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 592 369 342
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £30,575
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £40,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -6.86% +9.68%
75th Percentile £68,000 £61,250 £60,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Salford - 1 £20,000 -
PMO
North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 29 (64.44%) Project Management
2 24 (53.33%) Agile
2 24 (53.33%) Social Skills
3 22 (48.89%) Finance
3 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
4 21 (46.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 20 (44.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
7 17 (37.78%) Project Delivery
7 17 (37.78%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (35.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (28.89%) Law
9 13 (28.89%) Agile Project Management
9 13 (28.89%) Business Case
9 13 (28.89%) Organisational Skills
10 12 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
11 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (24.44%) Programme Management
12 10 (22.22%) Coaching
13 9 (20.00%) Decision-Making
13 9 (20.00%) Degree
13 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
13 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
14 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
14 8 (17.78%) Retail
14 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (17.78%) Self-Motivation

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 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (44.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Azure
2 4 (8.89%) Azure DevOps
3 3 (6.67%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.22%) Google Workspace
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (2.22%) Miro
4 1 (2.22%) PowerApps
4 1 (2.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Power BI
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) OLTP
2 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) Liquibase
General
1 24 (53.33%) Social Skills
2 22 (48.89%) Finance
3 13 (28.89%) Law
3 13 (28.89%) Organisational Skills
4 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (17.78%) Fire and Rescue
5 8 (17.78%) Police
5 8 (17.78%) Retail
6 7 (15.56%) Public Sector
7 6 (13.33%) Banking
7 6 (13.33%) Legal
8 3 (6.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (6.67%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (6.67%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
9 2 (4.44%) Marketing
10 1 (2.22%) Advertising
10 1 (2.22%) Electronics
10 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Project Officer
2 10 (22.22%) Support Officer
3 9 (20.00%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 5 (11.11%) Graduate
5 4 (8.89%) Portfolio Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Portfolio Office Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Project Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.44%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Release Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) SAP Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) COM
1 1 (2.22%) Flash
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.78%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.67%) Smart Energy
3 3 (6.67%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) CentOS
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Project Management
2 24 (53.33%) Agile
3 17 (37.78%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (37.78%) Project Delivery
4 16 (35.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (28.89%) Agile Project Management
5 13 (28.89%) Business Case
6 12 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
7 11 (24.44%) Programme Management
8 10 (22.22%) Coaching
9 9 (20.00%) Decision-Making
10 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
10 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
11 7 (15.56%) Scrum
12 6 (13.33%) Line Management
12 6 (13.33%) Project Planning
13 5 (11.11%) Business Transformation
13 5 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) CTC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) PMI Certification
2 4 (8.89%) PMP
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) APMP
3 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) P3O
2 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Cadence
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) UiPath