Period
to 25 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 295 250 234
Rank change year-on-year -45 -16 +40
Permanent jobs citing PMO 133 102 343
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.81% 0.83% 1.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.55% 6.13% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 88 82 272
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £54,750 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.68% +15.26% -
75th Percentile £57,813 £77,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £64,125 £78,750 £72,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.40% +2.11%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,395 1,665 3,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.67% 13.59% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,530 1,343 2,964
10th Percentile £29,975 £29,050 £27,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £38,475 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PMO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the South East

PMO
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PMO in the South East.

Salary trend for PMO in the South East

PMO
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMO in the South East over the 6 months to 25 July 2021.

Salary histogram for PMO in the South East

PMO
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 PMO within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 July 2021. 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 -28 42 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Berkshire -14 32 £55,000 +33.33% 7
Surrey -46 27 £32,500 -58.06% 1
West Sussex +4 17 £47,500 +2.26% 1
East Sussex -5 17 £50,000 +12.99% 2
Hampshire -91 15 £47,250 -3.77% 4
Buckinghamshire -17 10 £50,000 -
Kent -24 4 £62,000 - 1
Sussex - 3 £47,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -12 1 £34,000 -35.24%
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2021, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for PMO.

1 89 (66.92%) Project Management
2 55 (41.35%) Finance
3 49 (36.84%) Social Skills
4 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (22.56%) PRINCE2
6 27 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Excel
6 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Office
7 26 (19.55%) Project Delivery
8 22 (16.54%) E-Commerce
8 22 (16.54%) Degree
9 20 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (14.29%) Influencing Skills
10 19 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 19 (14.29%) Process Improvement
11 18 (13.53%) JIRA
12 17 (12.78%) Waterfall
13 16 (12.03%) SAP
14 15 (11.28%) Microsoft Project
14 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
15 14 (10.53%) SharePoint
15 14 (10.53%) Requirements Gathering
16 13 (9.77%) Business Case
16 13 (9.77%) ERP
16 13 (9.77%) CRM
16 13 (9.77%) Change Management
16 13 (9.77%) Retail
17 12 (9.02%) Banking
17 12 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement

PMO
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 14 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.02%) Confluence
3 6 (4.51%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (2.26%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (11.28%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (9.02%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (1.50%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.75%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.75%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (3.76%) Azure
3 3 (2.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.75%) Asana
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.75%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.75%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.75%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (5.26%) LAN
1 7 (5.26%) WAN
1 7 (5.26%) WLAN
2 6 (4.51%) MGW
2 6 (4.51%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (3.01%) Internet
4 3 (2.26%) 5G
4 3 (2.26%) Broadband
4 3 (2.26%) LLU
5 2 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.75%) MPLS
6 1 (0.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database
1 6 (4.51%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.01%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.50%) Big Data
4 2 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.50%) OLAP
4 2 (1.50%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) JIRA
2 6 (4.51%) Bitbucket
2 6 (4.51%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.51%) IntelliJ
2 6 (4.51%) JUnit
2 6 (4.51%) Maven
2 6 (4.51%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (4.51%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (41.35%) Finance
2 49 (36.84%) Social Skills
3 20 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (14.29%) Influencing Skills
5 13 (9.77%) Retail
6 12 (9.02%) Banking
7 11 (8.27%) Presentation Skills
8 10 (7.52%) Public Sector
8 10 (7.52%) Telecoms
9 8 (6.02%) Documentation Skills
10 5 (3.76%) Billing
10 5 (3.76%) Manufacturing
10 5 (3.76%) Organisational Skills
11 2 (1.50%) Digital Economy
11 2 (1.50%) Law
11 2 (1.50%) Legal
11 2 (1.50%) Marketing
12 1 (0.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (22.56%) Analyst
2 29 (21.80%) Project Manager
3 12 (9.02%) Coordinator
3 12 (9.02%) PMO Analyst
3 12 (9.02%) Project Coordinator
4 11 (8.27%) PMO Lead
5 10 (7.52%) Network Engineer
6 9 (6.77%) Business Analyst
6 9 (6.77%) E-Commerce Manager
6 9 (6.77%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 8 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.26%) Developer
8 7 (5.26%) PMO Manager
8 7 (5.26%) Senior PMO
8 7 (5.26%) Senior PMO Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Core Network Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.51%) Senior Manager
9 6 (4.51%) Supply Chain Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) HTML
2 6 (4.51%) AngularJS
2 6 (4.51%) HTML5
2 6 (4.51%) Kafka
2 6 (4.51%) Middleware
2 6 (4.51%) REST
2 6 (4.51%) RESTful
3 4 (3.01%) JSON
3 4 (3.01%) XML
4 1 (0.75%) .NET
4 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.75%) LAMP
4 1 (0.75%) Laravel
4 1 (0.75%) Velocity
4 1 (0.75%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.76%) EPoS
2 4 (3.01%) Blog
2 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.01%) mPOS
3 3 (2.26%) Legacy Systems
3 3 (2.26%) LIMS
3 3 (2.26%) PMI
3 3 (2.26%) Social Media
3 3 (2.26%) User Experience
4 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.75%) FMCG
5 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.75%) Lidar
5 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.26%) Windows
2 6 (4.51%) Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (66.92%) Project Management
2 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (22.56%) PRINCE2
4 27 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (19.55%) Project Delivery
6 22 (16.54%) E-Commerce
7 19 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 17 (12.78%) Waterfall
9 14 (10.53%) Requirements Gathering
10 13 (9.77%) Business Case
10 13 (9.77%) Change Management
10 13 (9.77%) CRM
10 13 (9.77%) ERP
11 12 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (8.27%) Business Analysis
12 11 (8.27%) Project Planning
12 11 (8.27%) Scrum
12 11 (8.27%) Supplier Management
13 10 (7.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.51%) Java
1 6 (4.51%) Python
1 6 (4.51%) Shell Script
2 4 (3.01%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.26%) C
3 3 (2.26%) SQL
4 1 (0.75%) C#
4 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (16.54%) Degree
2 8 (6.02%) PMI Certification
3 7 (5.26%) CCNP
3 7 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.26%) PMP
4 6 (4.51%) CCNA
5 5 (3.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.26%) APMG
6 3 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.50%) HND
7 2 (1.50%) ISEB
7 2 (1.50%) NVQ Level 4
7 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) APMP
8 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) GDPR
2 3 (2.26%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (12.03%) SAP
2 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.26%) Cadence
3 7 (5.26%) Cisco
3 7 (5.26%) Meraki
3 7 (5.26%) Oracle
3 7 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 6 (4.51%) Ericsson
4 6 (4.51%) Huawei
4 6 (4.51%) hybris
4 6 (4.51%) Mapinfo
4 6 (4.51%) Nokia
4 6 (4.51%) Solace
5 5 (3.76%) JDA
6 3 (2.26%) Openreach
6 3 (2.26%) Virgin Media
7 2 (1.50%) Planview
8 1 (0.75%) Google
8 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.75%) Zend