The median annual salary for a Lead Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Lead Project Manager
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 434 454
Rank change year-on-year +49 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 11 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.073% 0.072% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.074% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 6
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +17.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -4.76% +7.69%  

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 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
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%  

Lead Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Project Manager in the South East

Lead Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Lead Project Manager in the South East

Lead Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Project Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Project Manager in the South East

Lead 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 Lead Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
East Sussex - 8 £50,000 -
Berkshire +32 1 £57,500 -4.16%
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £57,500 +27.77%
Hampshire - 1 - -
Lead Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Lead 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 Lead Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Project Management
2 14 (73.68%) PRINCE2
3 13 (68.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
4 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (57.89%) JIRA
5 11 (57.89%) WordPress
5 11 (57.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Coaching
7 3 (15.79%) Legal
8 2 (10.53%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (10.53%) APMP
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) Banking
9 1 (5.26%) WFM
9 1 (5.26%) Scrum
9 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
9 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (5.26%) SAP BPC
9 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
9 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
9 1 (5.26%) Time Management
9 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
9 1 (5.26%) MS Project
9 1 (5.26%) SAP
9 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.26%) Cognos
9 1 (5.26%) PMI
9 1 (5.26%) PMP

Lead 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 11 (57.89%) WordPress
2 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Project Management
2 14 (73.68%) PRINCE2
3 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
3 13 (68.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (57.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) Regulatory Compliance
8 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (5.26%) Line Management
8 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Time Management
8 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (5.26%) WFM
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) APMP
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos
1 1 (5.26%) Hyperion
1 1 (5.26%) SAP