Period
to 15 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 189 106
Rank change year-on-year -3 -83 +48
Permanent jobs citing PMO 95 98 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.21% 1.31% 2.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.48% 10.78% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 79 94 187
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,875 £22,150
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £57,350
North West median annual salary £43,000 £50,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -14.00% +28.21% -13.33%

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 1002 909 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.80% 12.20% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 762 746 871
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,625 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,250 £62,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -5.00%

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 -4 12 £38,750 +19.23%
Cheadle - 3 £35,000 -
Altrincham -9 2 £40,000 +45.45%
PMO
North West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for PMO.

1 32 (33.68%) Project Management
2 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (28.42%) Finance
4 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Project
7 12 (12.63%) Business Analysis
7 12 (12.63%) Degree
8 11 (11.58%) Retail
8 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2
8 11 (11.58%) SDLC
9 10 (10.53%) Project Governance
9 10 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 10 (10.53%) Time Management
10 9 (9.47%) Banking
10 9 (9.47%) Programme Management
10 9 (9.47%) ITIL
10 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (8.42%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.42%) Process Improvement
11 8 (8.42%) Portfolio Management
12 7 (7.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (7.37%) Business Transformation
12 7 (7.37%) Virtual Team
12 7 (7.37%) Change Management
12 7 (7.37%) Scrum
13 6 (6.32%) Use Case
13 6 (6.32%) Resource Management
13 6 (6.32%) PMI Certification
13 6 (6.32%) PRINCE

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:

Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) NAS
1 3 (3.16%) SAN
1 3 (3.16%) WAN
1 3 (3.16%) Wireless
2 1 (1.05%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) JIRA
1 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
1 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (28.42%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Retail
3 9 (9.47%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
4 2 (2.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) Analyst
2 18 (18.95%) Project Manager
3 17 (17.89%) PMO Analyst
4 16 (16.84%) Business Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) PMO Manager
6 8 (8.42%) Consultant
7 6 (6.32%) PMO Consultant
7 6 (6.32%) Portfolio Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Project Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) Business IT Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Coordinator
8 4 (4.21%) Developer
8 4 (4.21%) IT Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) IT Business Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) Development Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) Project Support Officer
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) WCF
2 2 (2.11%) Web Services
2 2 (2.11%) XML
3 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.05%) COM
3 1 (1.05%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) JSON
3 1 (1.05%) Swagger
3 1 (1.05%) WSDL
3 1 (1.05%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Virtual Team
2 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.21%) PMI
4 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) Project Management
2 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (12.63%) Business Analysis
5 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2
5 11 (11.58%) SDLC
6 10 (10.53%) Project Governance
6 10 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 10 (10.53%) Time Management
7 9 (9.47%) ITIL
7 9 (9.47%) Programme Management
8 8 (8.42%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.42%) Portfolio Management
8 8 (8.42%) Process Improvement
9 7 (7.37%) Business Transformation
9 7 (7.37%) Change Management
9 7 (7.37%) Scrum
9 7 (7.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (6.32%) PRINCE
10 6 (6.32%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.21%) C#
1 4 (4.21%) SQL
2 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
2 2 (2.11%) X++
3 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.11%) ISEB
5 2 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.11%) PMP
5 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) P3O
2 2 (2.11%) GDPR
2 2 (2.11%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.16%) SAP
3 2 (2.11%) Capita
3 2 (2.11%) hybris
4 1 (1.05%) Facebook