Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 96 85
Rank change year-on-year +36 -11 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 55 43 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.80% 2.57% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 2.66% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 53
Milton Keynes median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £37,000 £30,600 £31,750
90th Percentile £72,850 £62,800 £61,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,000 £49,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.57% -1.50% +5.26%

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 1,395 1,616 1,592
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 96.42% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,112 1,227 1,377
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 32 (58.18%) PRINCE2
1 32 (58.18%) Project Management
2 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.91%) Finance
3 17 (30.91%) PMP
4 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
5 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Project
5 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (21.82%) Change Management
7 11 (20.00%) PMI Certification
8 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
9 9 (16.36%) Change Control
10 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
10 8 (14.55%) SDLC
10 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (14.55%) MS Visio
10 8 (14.55%) ITIL
11 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (12.73%) PMO
11 7 (12.73%) Project Planning
11 7 (12.73%) Line Management
12 6 (10.91%) Software Delivery
12 6 (10.91%) Office 365
12 6 (10.91%) Business Transformation
12 6 (10.91%) QA
12 6 (10.91%) Time Management

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 (1.82%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.82%) Confluence
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (14.55%) MS Visio
4 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.64%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.27%) SAN
3 3 (5.45%) Firewall
3 3 (5.45%) LAN
3 3 (5.45%) VPN
3 3 (5.45%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) GIS
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) DB2
2 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) GitLab
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Advertising
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) Kafka
2 1 (1.82%) LDAP
2 1 (1.82%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
1 4 (7.27%) Solaris
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) AIX
3 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) PRINCE2
1 32 (58.18%) Project Management
2 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.82%) Change Management
3 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 9 (16.36%) Change Control
6 8 (14.55%) ITIL
6 8 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (14.55%) SDLC
7 7 (12.73%) Line Management
7 7 (12.73%) Project Planning
8 6 (10.91%) Business Transformation
8 6 (10.91%) Commercial Awareness
8 6 (10.91%) Decision-Making
8 6 (10.91%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (10.91%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (10.91%) Software Delivery
8 6 (10.91%) Time Management
9 5 (9.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) C#
1 3 (5.45%) Java
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) PMP
2 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
3 11 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (5.45%) Degree
8 2 (3.64%) APMP
8 2 (3.64%) ISEB
9 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) PMO
2 6 (10.91%) QA
3 3 (5.45%) SLA
4 1 (1.82%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) 3PAR
2 3 (5.45%) Brocade
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco
2 3 (5.45%) EMC
2 3 (5.45%) HP
2 3 (5.45%) IBM
2 3 (5.45%) Juniper
2 3 (5.45%) NetApp
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
3 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.82%) Cadence
4 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.82%) Planview
4 1 (1.82%) Sage
4 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.82%) Unisys
4 1 (1.82%) VMware