The median annual salary for a IT Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
England / South East
Rank 308 344 267
Rank change year-on-year +36 -77  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 87 111 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.59% 0.58% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.60% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 99 153
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,585 £40,000 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14278 18611 19980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.48% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11924 15869 16106
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in the South East

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in the South East

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in the South East

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +15 21 £49,000 -10.90% 1
Hampshire +25 19 £55,000 +5.76% 4
Berkshire +27 18 £47,000 -14.54%
East Sussex +15 10 £60,000 +23.07% 1
West Sussex +11 9 £55,000 +4.76%
Surrey +25 5 £45,500 -29.45% 1
Oxfordshire +4 4 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Kent +21 1 - -
Middlesex +6 1 - -
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT 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 South East region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 141 (72.31%) Project Management
2 99 (50.77%) PRINCE2
3 77 (39.49%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (28.21%) Finance
5 40 (20.51%) Degree
6 36 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (16.92%) Project Planning
8 28 (14.36%) MS Project
9 27 (13.85%) Microsoft
10 26 (13.33%) Waterfall
11 24 (12.31%) MS Excel
12 23 (11.79%) Logistics
12 23 (11.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 20 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (9.74%) PMO
15 18 (9.23%) SDLC
15 18 (9.23%) Budget Control
15 18 (9.23%) Scrum
16 17 (8.72%) PMI Certification
17 16 (8.21%) PMP
17 16 (8.21%) Data Centre
18 15 (7.69%) ITIL
18 15 (7.69%) Change Management
19 14 (7.18%) Retail
19 14 (7.18%) MS Office
19 14 (7.18%) Line Management
20 13 (6.67%) CRM
20 13 (6.67%) Risk Management
21 12 (6.15%) IT Strategy
22 11 (5.64%) MS PowerPoint

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (1.03%) CMS
1 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.51%) IIS
2 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (14.36%) MS Project
2 24 (12.31%) MS Excel
3 14 (7.18%) MS Office
4 11 (5.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.51%) Magento
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.51%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.56%) Office 365
2 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.54%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.51%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.54%) SAN
2 2 (1.03%) LAN
3 1 (0.51%) Firewall
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) LTE
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.51%) Big Data
2 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.51%) DataStage
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (0.51%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 8 (4.10%) JIRA
General
1 55 (28.21%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Retail
3 10 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.10%) Marketing
5 6 (3.08%) Automotive
5 6 (3.08%) Legal
6 5 (2.56%) Advertising
7 3 (1.54%) Billing
7 3 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.51%) .NET
1 1 (0.51%) CGI
1 1 (0.51%) EDI
1 1 (0.51%) HTML
1 1 (0.51%) Middleware
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.21%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.62%) PMI
4 8 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) EPoS
7 1 (0.51%) FMCG
7 1 (0.51%) iPad
7 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.54%) Windows
1 3 (1.54%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (72.31%) Project Management
2 99 (50.77%) PRINCE2
3 77 (39.49%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (16.92%) Project Planning
6 26 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 23 (11.79%) Logistics
8 18 (9.23%) Budget Control
8 18 (9.23%) Scrum
8 18 (9.23%) SDLC
9 15 (7.69%) Change Management
9 15 (7.69%) ITIL
10 14 (7.18%) Line Management
11 13 (6.67%) CRM
11 13 (6.67%) Risk Management
12 12 (6.15%) IT Strategy
13 11 (5.64%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.13%) Migration
14 10 (5.13%) Software Engineering
15 9 (4.62%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.03%) Java
2 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.51%) Perl
2 1 (0.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (20.51%) Degree
2 23 (11.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 17 (8.72%) PMI Certification
4 16 (8.21%) PMP
5 10 (5.13%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (2.56%) APMP
7 5 (2.56%) ISEB
8 3 (1.54%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.51%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.74%) PMO
2 3 (1.54%) ISO 9000
2 3 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.03%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) GDPR
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.54%) SCCM
1 3 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.54%) Citrix
3 3 (1.54%) Huawei
3 3 (1.54%) Oracle
3 3 (1.54%) VMware
4 2 (1.03%) Infor
4 2 (1.03%) JDA
4 2 (1.03%) SAP
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe
5 1 (0.51%) Baan
5 1 (0.51%) Epicor
5 1 (0.51%) IBM
5 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.51%) Kronos
5 1 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.51%) Sage
5 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.51%) SYSPRO
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