Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

IT Project Manager
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 357 404
Rank change year-on-year -4 +47 -39
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 181 245 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.59% 0.70% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.72% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 174 237 217
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,400 £37,300
90th Percentile £65,875 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29799 33908 41500
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.00% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24860 28418 34627
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley -17 47 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Hampshire +8 43 £45,000 -5.26% 7
West Sussex +15 34 £50,000 +16.28% 4
Berkshire +5 31 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Surrey -1 31 £51,500 -12.34% 1
East Sussex +2 19 £50,000 -23.08%
Buckinghamshire +2 9 £41,000 -25.45%
Kent +11 7 £39,500 -31.30%
Oxfordshire -14 7 £57,500 +4.55%
Middlesex +4 1 £45,000 -30.77%
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 136 (75.14%) Project Management
2 101 (55.80%) PRINCE2
3 73 (40.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 73 (40.33%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (39.23%) Finance
5 37 (20.44%) Waterfall
6 30 (16.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 28 (15.47%) SDLC
8 27 (14.92%) Microsoft
9 24 (13.26%) Scrum
10 23 (12.71%) ITIL
11 20 (11.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (11.05%) Project Planning
12 19 (10.50%) Time Management
13 18 (9.94%) Microsoft Project
14 16 (8.84%) Degree
15 14 (7.73%) Change Management
16 13 (7.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 13 (7.18%) PMO
17 12 (6.63%) Data Centre
17 12 (6.63%) Customer Acquisition
18 11 (6.08%) IT Strategy
18 11 (6.08%) Resource Management
18 11 (6.08%) Change Control
18 11 (6.08%) Risk Management
18 11 (6.08%) Supplier Management
19 10 (5.52%) Business Analysis
19 10 (5.52%) Legal
19 10 (5.52%) Information Security
20 9 (4.97%) Programme Management

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 6 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.10%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (9.94%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.66%) Niku Workbench
4 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.31%) Office 365
1 6 (3.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) IaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.76%) Firewall
2 4 (2.21%) Intranet
2 4 (2.21%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.66%) LAN
3 3 (1.66%) SMS
3 3 (1.66%) VPN
3 3 (1.66%) WAN
4 2 (1.10%) Internet
4 2 (1.10%) Skype
5 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.55%) Network Security
5 1 (0.55%) SAN
5 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.55%) Power BI
General
1 71 (39.23%) Finance
2 10 (5.52%) Legal
3 7 (3.87%) Advertising
4 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.21%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.10%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.55%) French Language
7 1 (0.55%) Law
7 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.10%) .NET
1 2 (1.10%) Web Services
2 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.63%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.31%) Virtual Team
3 4 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.21%) Tandem
4 3 (1.66%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.10%) Social Media
6 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.55%) EPoS
6 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.87%) Windows
2 1 (0.55%) Linux
2 1 (0.55%) Unix
2 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (75.14%) Project Management
2 101 (55.80%) PRINCE2
3 73 (40.33%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (40.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (20.44%) Waterfall
5 28 (15.47%) SDLC
6 24 (13.26%) Scrum
7 23 (12.71%) ITIL
8 20 (11.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (11.05%) Project Planning
9 19 (10.50%) Time Management
10 14 (7.73%) Change Management
11 12 (6.63%) Customer Acquisition
12 11 (6.08%) Change Control
12 11 (6.08%) IT Strategy
12 11 (6.08%) Resource Management
12 11 (6.08%) Risk Management
12 11 (6.08%) Supplier Management
13 10 (5.52%) Business Analysis
13 10 (5.52%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.66%) SQL
2 1 (0.55%) C
2 1 (0.55%) C#
2 1 (0.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (16.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 16 (8.84%) Degree
3 13 (7.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (4.97%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.42%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.87%) PMP
7 5 (2.76%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.10%) APMP
9 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.55%) MAPM
10 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.18%) PMO
2 5 (2.76%) SLA
3 4 (2.21%) QA
4 3 (1.66%) GDPR
5 2 (1.10%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (4.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.31%) Cisco
3 4 (2.21%) Oracle
4 3 (1.66%) Citrix
4 3 (1.66%) Niku
4 3 (1.66%) VMware
5 2 (1.10%) SAP
6 1 (0.55%) Google
6 1 (0.55%) JDA
6 1 (0.55%) RedPrairie