Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 279 279 267
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12 -6
Permanent jobs citing PMO 305 350 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.98% 1.04% 1.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.82% 8.40% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 267 292 358
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -4.26% -6.00%
10th Percentile £29,450 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £64,125
England median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 3901 4169 5384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.49% 12.41% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3108 3347 4383
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,925 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,825 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for PMO in the South East

PMO
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the South East over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 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 +36 154 £39,130 -17.62% 6
Berkshire +11 61 £39,130 -21.74% 5
Buckinghamshire +31 58 £39,000 +16.42% 1
Hampshire -16 53 £52,500 +32.08% 6
Surrey +10 44 £42,500 -20.19% 4
Oxfordshire -4 37 £37,500 -23.47%
West Sussex +3 22 £36,500 -21.08%
East Sussex -52 12 £71,250 +58.33%
Kent +20 8 £67,500 +12.50%
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Middlesex +9 2 £58,750 -17.25%
Sussex -10 1 £77,500 +55.00%
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for PMO.

1 151 (49.51%) Project Management
2 93 (30.49%) Finance
3 90 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (23.28%) PRINCE2
5 62 (20.33%) Microsoft
6 61 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
7 56 (18.36%) Microsoft Excel
7 56 (18.36%) Degree
8 55 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 49 (16.07%) Microsoft Office
10 46 (15.08%) Change Management
11 43 (14.10%) Programme Management
12 42 (13.77%) Telecoms
13 40 (13.11%) QA
14 32 (10.49%) Portfolio Management
15 31 (10.16%) Waterfall
16 30 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (9.51%) ITIL
18 26 (8.52%) SQL
19 25 (8.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 23 (7.54%) MS Visio
20 23 (7.54%) Management Information System
20 23 (7.54%) Scrum
21 22 (7.21%) Project Governance
22 21 (6.89%) Risk Management
23 20 (6.56%) Mentoring
23 20 (6.56%) Security Cleared
24 19 (6.23%) Time Management
24 19 (6.23%) PMI Certification
24 19 (6.23%) Retail

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 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.31%) MS Project Server
2 4 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.33%) IIS
4 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 61 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 56 (18.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 49 (16.07%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (8.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 23 (7.54%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.97%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.33%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.62%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.97%) SAP ERP
3 5 (1.64%) Primavera
4 3 (0.98%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.98%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.66%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.66%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.66%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.66%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.66%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.66%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.33%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.64%) Office 365
4 4 (1.31%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.59%) Firewall
2 12 (3.93%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.62%) BGP
3 8 (2.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (2.62%) VPN
4 6 (1.97%) Network Security
4 6 (1.97%) WAN
5 5 (1.64%) DNS
5 5 (1.64%) LAN
5 5 (1.64%) VoIP
6 4 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (1.31%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.31%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.31%) HSRP
6 4 (1.31%) Internet
6 4 (1.31%) IPsec
6 4 (1.31%) MPLS
6 4 (1.31%) OSPF
6 4 (1.31%) VRRP
6 4 (1.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.97%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.31%) OLTP
5 3 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.98%) MS Access
5 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.66%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (3.61%) JIRA
2 4 (1.31%) Selenium
2 4 (1.31%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.31%) WebDriver
3 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 93 (30.49%) Finance
2 42 (13.77%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.23%) Retail
4 11 (3.61%) Legal
5 9 (2.95%) Marketing
6 8 (2.62%) Back Office
7 7 (2.30%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.97%) Banking
9 5 (1.64%) Advertising
9 5 (1.64%) Electronics
10 4 (1.31%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.33%) Games
12 1 (0.33%) German Language
12 1 (0.33%) Local Government
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (23.28%) Analyst
2 69 (22.62%) Project Manager
3 50 (16.39%) PMO Analyst
4 36 (11.80%) Junior
5 27 (8.85%) Junior Project Manager
6 24 (7.87%) Consultant
7 23 (7.54%) IT Manager
7 23 (7.54%) PMO Manager
8 20 (6.56%) Programme Manager
8 20 (6.56%) Senior Manager
9 14 (4.59%) Project Analyst
10 13 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
11 12 (3.93%) Coordinator
12 11 (3.61%) Project Coordinator
13 10 (3.28%) Digital Project Manager
13 10 (3.28%) IT Programme Manager
13 10 (3.28%) Senior Programme Manager
14 9 (2.95%) IT Analyst
14 9 (2.95%) Portfolio Manager
14 9 (2.95%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.95%) Web Services
2 5 (1.64%) XML
3 4 (1.31%) Middleware
4 2 (0.66%) .NET
4 2 (0.66%) EDI
5 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.33%) Angular 2
5 1 (0.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.33%) CSS
5 1 (0.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.33%) HTML
5 1 (0.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.54%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.28%) PMI
6 9 (2.95%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.64%) Clustering
7 5 (1.64%) Replication
7 5 (1.64%) Social Media
8 4 (1.31%) Fintech
8 4 (1.31%) HACMP
8 4 (1.31%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.98%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.66%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.66%) iPad
11 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.25%) Windows
2 13 (4.26%) Linux
3 10 (3.28%) Unix
4 5 (1.64%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.31%) AIX
5 4 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.31%) Solaris
6 2 (0.66%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (49.51%) Project Management
2 90 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (23.28%) PRINCE2
4 55 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (15.08%) Change Management
6 43 (14.10%) Programme Management
7 32 (10.49%) Portfolio Management
8 31 (10.16%) Waterfall
9 29 (9.51%) ITIL
10 23 (7.54%) Scrum
11 22 (7.21%) Project Governance
12 21 (6.89%) Risk Management
13 20 (6.56%) Mentoring
14 19 (6.23%) IT Strategy
14 19 (6.23%) Matrix Organization
14 19 (6.23%) Time Management
15 18 (5.90%) Coaching
16 16 (5.25%) Line Management
17 15 (4.92%) Change Control
17 15 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (8.52%) SQL
2 11 (3.61%) C
3 9 (2.95%) Java
4 5 (1.64%) C#
5 4 (1.31%) C++
5 4 (1.31%) Perl
5 4 (1.31%) Python
5 4 (1.31%) Ruby
5 4 (1.31%) VBA
6 2 (0.66%) X++
7 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.33%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (18.36%) Degree
2 20 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.23%) PMI Certification
4 17 (5.57%) PMP
5 15 (4.92%) SC Cleared
6 12 (3.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (2.62%) APMP
9 6 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.31%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.98%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.98%) MBA
13 1 (0.33%) CCDA
13 1 (0.33%) CCNA
13 1 (0.33%) CCNP
13 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.33%) MCSE
13 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (13.11%) QA
2 8 (2.62%) P3O
3 7 (2.30%) GDPR
4 6 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.31%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.66%) COBIT
7 2 (0.66%) COSO
8 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.33%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 6 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.31%) GPFS
3 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.62%) Nagios
1 8 (2.62%) SCOM
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.33%) MOM
2 1 (0.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.25%) SAP
3 11 (3.61%) Oracle
4 8 (2.62%) Palo Alto
4 8 (2.62%) SolarWinds
5 7 (2.30%) HP
6 6 (1.97%) Cisco
6 6 (1.97%) VMware
7 5 (1.64%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.31%) IBM
8 4 (1.31%) Intel
8 4 (1.31%) Juniper
8 4 (1.31%) NetApp
8 4 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.98%) Adobe
9 3 (0.98%) Ericsson
9 3 (0.98%) Huawei
9 3 (0.98%) NEC
9 3 (0.98%) Nokia Networks
9 3 (0.98%) Nortel