Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 32 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 59 77 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.58% 6.72% 12.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 7.50% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 115
Merseyside median annual salary £50,000 £53,573 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +19.05% -14.29%
10th Percentile £35,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £68,750 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +4.90%

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 841 1,026 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 93.86% 89.61% 86.74%
Number of salaries quoted 718 791 668
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,720 £26,250 £26,675
90th Percentile £64,125 £57,500 £55,375
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +2 46 £50,000 -16.67% 12
Wirral +21 4 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Bootle +3 4 £54,109 +1.00% 1
Southport - 1 £55,000 -
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 23 (38.98%) ITIL
2 19 (32.20%) Finance
3 16 (27.12%) PRINCE2
4 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (23.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
5 13 (22.03%) MS Visio
5 13 (22.03%) Change Management
6 11 (18.64%) Business Continuity
6 11 (18.64%) Degree
7 10 (16.95%) ITIL V3
7 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.95%) Windows
7 10 (16.95%) PMO
8 9 (15.25%) Proactive Monitoring
9 8 (13.56%) Task Automation
9 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (11.86%) Programme Delivery
10 7 (11.86%) Firewall
10 7 (11.86%) Banking
10 7 (11.86%) SQL
10 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (11.86%) Cisco
10 7 (11.86%) CCNP
10 7 (11.86%) Firmware
10 7 (11.86%) JIRA
10 7 (11.86%) Network Security
11 6 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (10.17%) Intrusion Detection

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 (3.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Office
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (22.03%) MS Visio
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.39%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (5.08%) PaaS
2 2 (3.39%) IaaS
2 2 (3.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Firewall
1 7 (11.86%) Network Security
2 6 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (10.17%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (10.17%) Cisco Wireless
2 6 (10.17%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (10.17%) VPN
2 6 (10.17%) WAN
2 6 (10.17%) Wireless
3 5 (8.47%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (8.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (8.47%) IPsec
3 5 (8.47%) LAN
3 5 (8.47%) MPLS
3 5 (8.47%) Multicast
3 5 (8.47%) SSL
3 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.47%) VoIP
4 3 (5.08%) NetScaler
4 3 (5.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
1 5 (8.47%) MySQL
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Project Manager
2 9 (15.25%) Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Designer
4 5 (8.47%) IT Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) IT Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Service Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Software Designer
4 5 (8.47%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) PMO Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Programme Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Service Design Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Kafka
2 4 (6.78%) RESTful
3 3 (5.08%) CSS
3 3 (5.08%) HTML
3 3 (5.08%) XML
4 2 (3.39%) Ajax
4 2 (3.39%) CSS3
4 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.39%) REST
4 2 (3.39%) SOAP
4 2 (3.39%) Spring
4 2 (3.39%) Web Services
4 2 (3.39%) WSDL
5 1 (1.69%) .NET
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) PMI
4 2 (3.39%) Wiki
5 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Life Science
5 1 (1.69%) Online Games
5 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) ITIL
2 16 (27.12%) PRINCE2
3 13 (22.03%) Change Management
4 11 (18.64%) Business Continuity
5 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.95%) ITIL V3
6 9 (15.25%) Proactive Monitoring
7 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (13.56%) Task Automation
8 7 (11.86%) Programme Delivery
9 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (10.17%) Network Management
9 6 (10.17%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (10.17%) Runbook
9 6 (10.17%) SIEM
10 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.47%) Scrum
10 5 (8.47%) Security Management
10 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.39%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) CCNP
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.17%) CCDP
3 6 (10.17%) CISSP
4 5 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.39%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (1.69%) CCA
7 1 (1.69%) CCIE
7 1 (1.69%) CISA
7 1 (1.69%) CISM
7 1 (1.69%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.69%) MCITP
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.69%) PMP
7 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) PMO
2 3 (5.08%) SLA
3 2 (3.39%) GDPR
4 1 (1.69%) COBIT
4 1 (1.69%) GAMP
4 1 (1.69%) GxP
4 1 (1.69%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (1.69%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Firmware
2 6 (10.17%) XenApp
3 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (8.47%) Nessus
1 5 (8.47%) TrustSec
2 3 (5.08%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) Nagios
2 3 (5.08%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.39%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco
3 6 (10.17%) Citrix
4 3 (5.08%) Capita
5 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
5 2 (3.39%) HP
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) Sun
5 2 (3.39%) Veritas
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.69%) Google
6 1 (1.69%) IronPort
6 1 (1.69%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.69%) Sage