Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Project Manager was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior Project Manager
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 333 292 299
Rank change year-on-year -41 +7 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 33 71 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.57% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.59% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 63 56
North West median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12673 12011 12573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.05% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10145 10103 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Senior Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior Project Manager in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Project Manager in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Manchester -55 14 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Cheshire -18 10 £57,500 +4.55%
Merseyside +24 7 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Lancashire -6 2 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Senior Project Manager
England

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 21 (63.64%) Project Management
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
3 14 (42.42%) PRINCE2
3 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Retail
5 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
6 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (24.24%) ITIL
7 8 (24.24%) Risk Management
7 8 (24.24%) Change Control
8 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
8 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
8 5 (15.15%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
8 5 (15.15%) APMP
8 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
8 5 (15.15%) SDLC
8 5 (15.15%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (12.12%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) .NET
9 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
10 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (9.09%) Matrix Management
10 3 (9.09%) Time Management

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Retail
3 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.03%) PMI
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Project Management
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) PRINCE2
3 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
4 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (24.24%) Change Control
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL
5 8 (24.24%) Risk Management
6 5 (15.15%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (15.15%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
6 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
6 5 (15.15%) SDLC
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 3 (9.09%) Matrix Management
8 3 (9.09%) Project Governance
8 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) APMP
2 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) PMP
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.03%) APMG
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PMO
2 1 (3.03%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (6.06%) SAP