Period
to 5 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > North of England
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 273 295 179
Rank change year-on-year +22 -116 +23
Permanent jobs citing PMO 60 103 350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.54% 0.65% 1.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.15% 5.53% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 61 81 258
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +10.47%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,095
% change year-on-year -4.55% +5.58% +4.19%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,164 1,864 2,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 10.55% 11.74% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1,486 2,091
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,813 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing PMO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the North of England

PMO
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PMO in the North of England.

Salary trend for PMO in the North of England

PMO
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMO in the North of England over the 6 months to 5 March 2021.

Salary histogram for PMO in the North of England

PMO
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the North of England region over the 6 months to 5 March 2021. 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
North West +43 35 £40,000 -4.76% 8
Yorkshire +14 20 £47,500 +11.76% 5
North East +17 5 £72,500 +93.33% 2
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, IT jobs citing PMO 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 North of England region with a requirement for PMO.

1 23 (38.33%) Project Management
2 16 (26.67%) Finance
3 13 (21.67%) Project Delivery
4 11 (18.33%) Change Management
5 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 8 (13.33%) Law
8 7 (11.67%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (11.67%) Presales
9 6 (10.00%) VMware
9 6 (10.00%) Retail
9 6 (10.00%) Logistics
9 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
10 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) Statistics
10 5 (8.33%) Project Planning
10 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
10 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (8.33%) ITIL
10 5 (8.33%) B2B
10 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 4 (6.67%) C
11 4 (6.67%) Windows
11 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Azure
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) WAN
2 3 (5.00%) BGP
2 3 (5.00%) LAN
2 3 (5.00%) OSPF
2 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.00%) WLAN
3 1 (1.67%) 3G
3 1 (1.67%) 5G
3 1 (1.67%) DHCP
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
3 1 (1.67%) PPP
3 1 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.67%) Skype
3 1 (1.67%) SNMP
3 1 (1.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.67%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Law
3 6 (10.00%) Retail
4 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Local Government
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Military
5 1 (1.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Change Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Head of IT
6 3 (5.00%) Head of PMO
6 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) PMO Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Risk Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Change and Release Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Junior
7 2 (3.33%) Senior PMO
7 2 (3.33%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) CGI
2 1 (1.67%) COM
2 1 (1.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) NHS
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.67%) EPoS
3 1 (1.67%) FMCG
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) PACS
3 1 (1.67%) PMI
3 1 (1.67%) Replication
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
1 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
1 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2019
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Project Management
2 13 (21.67%) Project Delivery
3 11 (18.33%) Change Management
4 10 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.67%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (11.67%) Presales
8 6 (10.00%) Logistics
9 5 (8.33%) B2B
9 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.33%) ITIL
9 5 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.33%) Statistics
10 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
10 4 (6.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) CCNA
2 3 (5.00%) CCNP
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.33%) APMP
3 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) GMP
2 1 (1.67%) P3O
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) VMware
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco
3 3 (5.00%) CommVault
3 3 (5.00%) Veeam
4 1 (1.67%) Concur
4 1 (1.67%) Juniper
4 1 (1.67%) NETGEAR
4 1 (1.67%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter
4 1 (1.67%) WatchGuard