Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 28 24
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 115 76 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 13.50% 7.58% 9.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.82% 8.44% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 91 46 70
Merseyside median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £52,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% -6.70% +16.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £78,750 £65,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +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 776 901 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 91.08% 89.92% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 604 653 723
Merseyside median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,261 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +7 73 £52,868 +11.30% 8
Wirral +20 16 £39,750 -20.50% 1
Bootle - 7 £40,349 -
Southport +6 6 £28,250 -13.08% 2
St Helens - 1 £50,000 -
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 29 (25.22%) ITIL
2 28 (24.35%) Degree
3 27 (23.48%) Finance
4 25 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (20.87%) Change Management
6 23 (20.00%) SQL
7 22 (19.13%) ITIL V3
8 21 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (18.26%) Business Continuity
9 20 (17.39%) Windows
10 19 (16.52%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (14.78%) PRINCE2
12 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Office
12 16 (13.91%) TOGAF
13 15 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 15 (13.04%) Network Security
13 15 (13.04%) Linux
13 15 (13.04%) MS Visio
13 15 (13.04%) Cisco
14 14 (12.17%) Network Management
14 14 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (12.17%) Line Management
14 14 (12.17%) Proactive Monitoring
14 14 (12.17%) Task Automation
15 13 (11.30%) VoIP
15 13 (11.30%) VPN
15 13 (11.30%) CCNP
15 13 (11.30%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (11.30%) Firmware
15 13 (11.30%) Firewall

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 (1.74%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 15 (13.04%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.87%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (6.09%) SAP BPC
3 4 (3.48%) Relativity
4 3 (2.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Office 365
2 4 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.61%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.74%) IaaS
4 2 (1.74%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.74%) PaaS
4 2 (1.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.04%) Network Security
2 13 (11.30%) Firewall
2 13 (11.30%) VoIP
2 13 (11.30%) VPN
3 12 (10.43%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (10.43%) Cisco ISE
3 12 (10.43%) Cisco Wireless
3 12 (10.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (10.43%) WAN
3 12 (10.43%) Wireless
4 11 (9.57%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (9.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (9.57%) IPsec
4 11 (9.57%) LAN
4 11 (9.57%) MPLS
4 11 (9.57%) Multicast
4 11 (9.57%) SSL
4 11 (9.57%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.96%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (2.61%) JIRA
2 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (23.48%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Legal
3 6 (5.22%) Marketing
4 5 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.61%) Retail
6 2 (1.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.87%) Back Office
7 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (27.83%) Project Manager
2 22 (19.13%) Analyst
3 12 (10.43%) Team Leader
4 11 (9.57%) Network Engineer
4 11 (9.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (9.57%) Security Engineer
4 11 (9.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (9.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 11 (9.57%) Senior Security Engineer
5 9 (7.83%) Architect
5 9 (7.83%) IT Manager
6 8 (6.96%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Data Architect
8 6 (5.22%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) IT Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Service Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Citrix Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.48%) CSS
1 4 (3.48%) HTML
2 3 (2.61%) .NET
2 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.74%) JSON
3 2 (1.74%) XML
4 1 (0.87%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.87%) CSS3
4 1 (0.87%) HTML5
4 1 (0.87%) Kafka
4 1 (0.87%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.57%) User Experience
3 9 (7.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.48%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.48%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.48%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.61%) Clustering
6 3 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.74%) Wiki
8 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.87%) PMI
8 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.39%) Windows
2 15 (13.04%) Linux
3 5 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.48%) AIX
4 4 (3.48%) Unix
5 3 (2.61%) Android
6 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.22%) ITIL
2 25 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (20.87%) Change Management
4 22 (19.13%) ITIL V3
5 21 (18.26%) Business Continuity
6 19 (16.52%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (14.78%) PRINCE2
8 16 (13.91%) TOGAF
9 14 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (12.17%) Line Management
9 14 (12.17%) Network Management
9 14 (12.17%) Proactive Monitoring
9 14 (12.17%) Task Automation
10 13 (11.30%) Service Management
11 12 (10.43%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (10.43%) Programme Delivery
11 12 (10.43%) Project Planning
12 11 (9.57%) Information Security
12 11 (9.57%) IT Strategy
12 11 (9.57%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (5.22%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.48%) C
3 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.48%) Perl
3 4 (3.48%) Python
4 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.87%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (24.35%) Degree
2 13 (11.30%) CCNP
2 13 (11.30%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.43%) CCDP
4 11 (9.57%) CISSP
5 7 (6.09%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (3.48%) EnCE
6 4 (3.48%) GCFA
6 4 (3.48%) GCFE
6 4 (3.48%) GIAC
6 4 (3.48%) GREM
6 4 (3.48%) Master's Degree
6 4 (3.48%) PMP
7 3 (2.61%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.74%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.87%) CCIE
9 1 (0.87%) ISEB
9 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) PMO
2 5 (4.35%) QA
3 4 (3.48%) SLA
4 3 (2.61%) COBIT
4 3 (2.61%) GDPR
4 3 (2.61%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.87%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 13 (11.30%) Firmware
2 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.61%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (9.57%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (9.57%) Nessus
1 11 (9.57%) TrustSec
2 4 (3.48%) EnCase
2 4 (3.48%) FTK
3 3 (2.61%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.74%) Nagios
4 2 (1.74%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.74%) SCOM
4 2 (1.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) Cisco
2 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.96%) SAP
4 7 (6.09%) Sun
5 6 (5.22%) Citrix
6 5 (4.35%) VMware
7 4 (3.48%) Nuix
8 3 (2.61%) Google
8 3 (2.61%) Sage
9 2 (1.74%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.74%) HP
9 2 (1.74%) Veritas
10 1 (0.87%) IronPort
10 1 (0.87%) Twitter