Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 82 98
Rank change year-on-year +24 +16 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 61 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.27% 3.16% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 3.28% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 37
Milton Keynes median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £34,119 £32,200 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,368 1,554 1,627
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.28% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,077 1,180 1,438
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Milton Keynes

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Project Manager in Milton Keynes

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Milton Keynes

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 36 (59.02%) PRINCE2
2 28 (45.90%) Project Management
3 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (26.23%) PMP
5 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
6 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (22.95%) Finance
7 13 (21.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (19.67%) People Management
8 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Project
8 12 (19.67%) Change Management
8 12 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (18.03%) PMI Certification
9 11 (18.03%) Logistics
9 11 (18.03%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (18.03%) Commercial Awareness
10 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
11 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
12 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
12 8 (13.11%) Change Control
12 8 (13.11%) SDLC
12 8 (13.11%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (13.11%) MS Visio
13 7 (11.48%) ITIL
13 7 (11.48%) Software Delivery
13 7 (11.48%) Line Management
14 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
14 6 (9.84%) PMO
14 6 (9.84%) Proactive Monitoring
14 6 (9.84%) Mobile App

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (13.11%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.64%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.56%) SAN
3 3 (4.92%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) LAN
4 2 (3.28%) VPN
4 2 (3.28%) WAN
5 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Big Data
1 1 (1.64%) DB2
1 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Multimedia
3 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) Kafka
2 1 (1.64%) LDAP
2 1 (1.64%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
1 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.64%) NHS
3 1 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Linux
1 4 (6.56%) Solaris
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) AIX
3 2 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) PRINCE2
2 28 (45.90%) Project Management
3 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.67%) Change Management
4 12 (19.67%) People Management
4 12 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.03%) Commercial Awareness
5 11 (18.03%) Logistics
5 11 (18.03%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (13.11%) Change Control
6 8 (13.11%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (13.11%) SDLC
6 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
7 7 (11.48%) ITIL
7 7 (11.48%) Line Management
7 7 (11.48%) Software Delivery
8 6 (9.84%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
8 6 (9.84%) Scrum
8 6 (9.84%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) C#
1 2 (3.28%) Java
1 2 (3.28%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) PMP
2 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
3 13 (21.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (18.03%) PMI Certification
5 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (3.28%) APMP
7 2 (3.28%) ISEB
8 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) PMO
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) HL7
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) 3PAR
2 3 (4.92%) Brocade
2 3 (4.92%) EMC
2 3 (4.92%) HP
2 3 (4.92%) IBM
2 3 (4.92%) NetApp
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco
3 2 (3.28%) Juniper
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.64%) New Relic
4 1 (1.64%) Sage
4 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.64%) Splunk
4 1 (1.64%) Unisys
4 1 (1.64%) VMware