Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Project Manager
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 36 67
Rank change year-on-year -39 +31 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 10 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.56% 7.97% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 8.10% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 45 21
Portsmouth median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £39,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £53,650 £60,000 £66,250
Hampshire median annual salary £46,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.58% -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 636 605 760
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.53% 98.37% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 568 566 679
Portsmouth median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Portsmouth

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Portsmouth

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Portsmouth region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) MS Project Server
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) MAPM
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) PMBOK
5 1 (10.00%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Acoustics
5 1 (10.00%) Sonobuoy
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Handset
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (30.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Acoustics
2 1 (10.00%) Handset
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) MAPM
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Sonobuoy
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix