Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 28 14
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 104 87 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 11.40% 8.21% 10.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.56% 9.01% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 80 60 97
Merseyside median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.65% +12.43%
10th Percentile £32,850 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £74,125 £66,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,494 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.16% +3.32% +5.88%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 828 966 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.79% 91.13% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 677 714 675
Merseyside median annual salary £40,776 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £44,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.54% +2.50% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Merseyside

Project Management
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Management in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Project Management in Merseyside

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Merseyside over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Merseyside

Project Management
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool +8 66 £54,118 +20.26% 10
Wirral +20 16 £37,500 -23.08% 1
Bootle +2 7 £40,349 -24.68%
Southport +13 3 £32,500 -
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Project Management 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 31 (29.81%) ITIL
2 25 (24.04%) Degree
3 23 (22.12%) Change Management
4 22 (21.15%) MS Visio
4 22 (21.15%) Microsoft Office
4 22 (21.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (20.19%) SQL
5 21 (20.19%) Finance
5 21 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (19.23%) Business Continuity
7 19 (18.27%) ITIL V3
7 19 (18.27%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (17.31%) PRINCE2
9 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (14.42%) Windows
10 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (13.46%) Task Automation
11 14 (13.46%) Proactive Monitoring
12 13 (12.50%) TOGAF
12 13 (12.50%) Network Management
12 13 (12.50%) Network Security
12 13 (12.50%) VPN
12 13 (12.50%) CCNP
12 13 (12.50%) Cisco
12 13 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (12.50%) Firmware
12 13 (12.50%) Firewall
13 12 (11.54%) Wireless
13 12 (11.54%) CCDP

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (21.15%) Microsoft Office
1 22 (21.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 22 (21.15%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.96%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (5.77%) SAP BPC
3 3 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Office 365
2 3 (2.88%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.92%) IaaS
3 2 (1.92%) PaaS
3 2 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.50%) Firewall
1 13 (12.50%) Network Security
1 13 (12.50%) VPN
2 12 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (11.54%) Cisco ISE
2 12 (11.54%) Cisco Wireless
2 12 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (11.54%) WAN
2 12 (11.54%) Wireless
3 11 (10.58%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (10.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (10.58%) IPsec
3 11 (10.58%) LAN
3 11 (10.58%) MPLS
3 11 (10.58%) Multicast
3 11 (10.58%) SSL
3 11 (10.58%) TCP/IP
3 11 (10.58%) VoIP
4 4 (3.85%) SAN
4 4 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.77%) MySQL
3 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (7.69%) JIRA
2 3 (2.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 11 (10.58%) Banking
3 7 (6.73%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.81%) Marketing
5 2 (1.92%) Advertising
5 2 (1.92%) Legal
5 2 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.96%) Back Office
6 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 18 (17.31%) Analyst
3 11 (10.58%) Network Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) Security Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) Senior Security Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) IT Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
5 9 (8.65%) Service Analyst
6 8 (7.69%) Designer
6 8 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.73%) Architect
7 7 (6.73%) Data Architect
7 7 (6.73%) IT Manager
7 7 (6.73%) Service Design Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (4.81%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) Kafka
2 4 (3.85%) RESTful
3 3 (2.88%) .NET
3 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.88%) CSS
3 3 (2.88%) HTML
4 2 (1.92%) JSON
4 2 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.62%) User Experience
3 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.85%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.88%) Clustering
6 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.92%) PMI
7 2 (1.92%) Wiki
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.96%) Life Science
8 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.42%) Windows
2 11 (10.58%) Linux
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.81%) ITIL
2 23 (22.12%) Change Management
3 21 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (19.23%) Business Continuity
5 19 (18.27%) ITIL V3
6 18 (17.31%) PRINCE2
7 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (13.46%) Proactive Monitoring
8 14 (13.46%) Task Automation
9 13 (12.50%) Network Management
9 13 (12.50%) TOGAF
10 12 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (11.54%) Programme Delivery
11 11 (10.58%) High Availability
11 11 (10.58%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (10.58%) Patch Management
11 11 (10.58%) SIEM
11 11 (10.58%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (10.58%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.19%) SQL
2 4 (3.85%) C
3 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) Degree
2 13 (12.50%) CCNP
2 13 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (11.54%) CCDP
4 11 (10.58%) CISSP
5 6 (5.77%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (3.85%) Master's Degree
7 3 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.92%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.92%) PMP
8 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.96%) CCA
9 1 (0.96%) CCIE
9 1 (0.96%) ISEB
9 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.96%) MCITP
9 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) PMO
2 5 (4.81%) SLA
3 4 (3.85%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) COBIT
4 1 (0.96%) GAMP
4 1 (0.96%) GDPR
4 1 (0.96%) GxP
4 1 (0.96%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (12.50%) Firmware
2 5 (4.81%) XenApp
3 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (10.58%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (10.58%) Nessus
1 11 (10.58%) TrustSec
2 3 (2.88%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.92%) Nagios
3 2 (1.92%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.92%) SCCM
3 2 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.50%) Cisco
3 6 (5.77%) SAP
3 6 (5.77%) Sun
4 5 (4.81%) Citrix
5 4 (3.85%) VMware
6 3 (2.88%) Google
6 3 (2.88%) Sage
7 2 (1.92%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.92%) Capita
7 2 (1.92%) HP
7 2 (1.92%) Veritas
8 1 (0.96%) IronPort
8 1 (0.96%) Ivanti
8 1 (0.96%) Twitter