Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 307 288
Rank change year-on-year +37 -19 -37
Permanent jobs citing PMO 318 269 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.07% 0.92% 1.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.88% 7.79% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 245 185 344
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +0.56% -0.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,267
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +8.70%

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 4,033 3,451 5,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.53% 11.84% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,173 2,743 4,146
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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 +46 150 £46,750 -3.61% 11
Berkshire +85 110 £57,000 +6.05% 7
Surrey +20 52 £45,539 +7.15% 4
Hampshire -20 46 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -20 35 £45,000 -7.22% 2
West Sussex +6 27 £47,500 +31.03% 2
Kent +28 24 £57,500 -11.54%
East Sussex -16 16 £52,500 -19.23%
Oxfordshire -27 10 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Middlesex +12 3 - -
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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.

1 173 (54.40%) Project Management
2 131 (41.19%) Finance
3 82 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (22.96%) Change Management
5 63 (19.81%) PRINCE2
6 58 (18.24%) Microsoft
7 49 (15.41%) Microsoft Project
8 45 (14.15%) Degree
9 42 (13.21%) Project Planning
10 41 (12.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (11.64%) Programme Management
11 37 (11.64%) Microsoft Office
11 37 (11.64%) Microsoft Excel
12 35 (11.01%) Risk Management
13 32 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (9.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 31 (9.75%) SharePoint
14 31 (9.75%) SQL
14 31 (9.75%) PMP
15 29 (9.12%) Decision-Making
16 28 (8.81%) PMI Certification
16 28 (8.81%) Marketing
17 27 (8.49%) Problem-Solving
18 26 (8.18%) Logistics
18 26 (8.18%) ITIL
19 25 (7.86%) Project Governance
20 24 (7.55%) Portfolio Management
21 22 (6.92%) Management Information System
22 21 (6.60%) VMware
23 20 (6.29%) Windows

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 31 (9.75%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.89%) IIS
3 5 (1.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.63%) Confluence
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.31%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (15.41%) Microsoft Project
2 37 (11.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (11.64%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (9.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (5.35%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (5.35%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.26%) Primavera
3 2 (0.63%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.31%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.40%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (0.94%) IaaS
2 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.94%) Office 365
3 2 (0.63%) Boomi
3 2 (0.63%) G Suite
3 2 (0.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.77%) DNS
2 11 (3.46%) DHCP
3 9 (2.83%) Firewall
4 7 (2.20%) LAN
4 7 (2.20%) WAN
5 5 (1.57%) Network Security
6 4 (1.26%) Internet
7 3 (0.94%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.94%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.94%) Wireless
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (0.63%) Intranet
8 2 (0.63%) SAN
8 2 (0.63%) Sourcefire
8 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.63%) VoIP
9 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.89%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.26%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (0.94%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.63%) OLTP
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.31%) DB2
7 1 (0.31%) GIS
7 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.31%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (4.09%) JIRA
2 8 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.63%) GitLab
5 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
General
1 131 (41.19%) Finance
2 28 (8.81%) Marketing
3 17 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.40%) Retail
5 10 (3.14%) Legal
6 7 (2.20%) Advertising
6 7 (2.20%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.89%) Law
8 5 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.57%) Publishing
9 4 (1.26%) Back Office
9 4 (1.26%) German Language
10 3 (0.94%) Banking
10 3 (0.94%) Military
11 2 (0.63%) French Language
11 2 (0.63%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (22.64%) Analyst
2 70 (22.01%) Project Manager
3 46 (14.47%) PMO Analyst
4 43 (13.52%) PMO Manager
5 38 (11.95%) IT Manager
6 30 (9.43%) IT Project Manager
7 22 (6.92%) Consultant
8 15 (4.72%) IT Analyst
9 14 (4.40%) Administrator
9 14 (4.40%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 14 (4.40%) Functional Consultant
9 14 (4.40%) Junior
10 12 (3.77%) Business Analyst
10 12 (3.77%) Coordinator
11 10 (3.14%) Junior PMO
12 9 (2.83%) PMO Project Manager
13 8 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (2.52%) Support Analyst
14 7 (2.20%) Senior Manager
14 7 (2.20%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.14%) .NET
2 7 (2.20%) .NET Framework
3 5 (1.57%) HTML
3 5 (1.57%) Middleware
3 5 (1.57%) Web Services
4 4 (1.26%) WCF
4 4 (1.26%) WPF
5 3 (0.94%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.94%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (0.94%) WinForms
6 2 (0.63%) HTML5
6 2 (0.63%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (0.63%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.31%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.31%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.31%) CGI
7 1 (0.31%) COM
7 1 (0.31%) LDAP
7 1 (0.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.52%) NHS
5 7 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.57%) LIMS
7 5 (1.57%) Social Media
8 4 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.26%) User Experience
9 3 (0.94%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.94%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.94%) Life Science
9 3 (0.94%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (0.94%) Replication
10 2 (0.63%) Clustering
10 2 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.29%) Windows
2 11 (3.46%) Windows Server
3 9 (2.83%) Windows 8
4 8 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.89%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.26%) Android
7 4 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.26%) Unix
7 4 (1.26%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.94%) Linux
9 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.63%) Solaris
10 1 (0.31%) AIX
10 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (54.40%) Project Management
2 82 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (22.96%) Change Management
4 63 (19.81%) PRINCE2
5 42 (13.21%) Project Planning
6 41 (12.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (11.64%) Programme Management
8 35 (11.01%) Risk Management
9 29 (9.12%) Decision-Making
10 27 (8.49%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (8.18%) ITIL
11 26 (8.18%) Logistics
12 25 (7.86%) Project Governance
13 24 (7.55%) Portfolio Management
14 19 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (5.97%) Change Control
14 19 (5.97%) People Management
14 19 (5.97%) Resource Management
14 19 (5.97%) Waterfall
15 18 (5.66%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.75%) SQL
2 11 (3.46%) C#
3 7 (2.20%) C
4 5 (1.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.26%) Java
5 4 (1.26%) VB
5 4 (1.26%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.26%) VB6
5 4 (1.26%) XAML
6 3 (0.94%) TypeScript
7 2 (0.63%) ABAP
7 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.31%) C++
8 1 (0.31%) Haskell
8 1 (0.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (14.15%) Degree
2 31 (9.75%) PMP
3 28 (8.81%) PMI Certification
4 17 (5.35%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.14%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.89%) MCSE
7 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.57%) APMP
9 4 (1.26%) CCNA
9 4 (1.26%) CCNP
9 4 (1.26%) DBS Check
9 4 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.94%) MCSA
11 2 (0.63%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.63%) HNC
11 2 (0.63%) MCP
11 2 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.40%) SLA
2 11 (3.46%) GDPR
2 11 (3.46%) QA
3 8 (2.52%) P3O
4 4 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.26%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.94%) PSD2
6 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.31%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 12 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.57%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.57%) vSphere
4 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) GPFS
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.31%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) CASB
2 2 (0.63%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.63%) SCCM
2 2 (0.63%) WSUS
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 58 (18.24%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.60%) VMware
3 17 (5.35%) SAP
4 11 (3.46%) Citrix
4 11 (3.46%) Oracle
5 10 (3.14%) Cisco
6 8 (2.52%) CheckPoint
6 8 (2.52%) HP
7 7 (2.20%) Apple
8 5 (1.57%) IBM
9 4 (1.26%) Avaya
9 4 (1.26%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.94%) CyberArk
10 3 (0.94%) Dell
10 3 (0.94%) Google
10 3 (0.94%) Palo Alto
10 3 (0.94%) Planview
10 3 (0.94%) Sybase
10 3 (0.94%) Trend Micro
11 2 (0.63%) Intel