Period
to 20 October 2019

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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 237 274 283
Rank change year-on-year +37 +9 +29
Permanent jobs citing PMO 316 318 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.25% 1.10% 1.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.90% 8.20% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 224 251 226
South East median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%

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 3,552 3,879 3,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.08% 13.42% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,643 3,085 2,872
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £72,500 £72,500
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 20 October 2019.

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 20 October 2019. 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 +35 134 £52,250 +16.11% 5
West Sussex +41 79 £46,250 -2.63% 6
Berkshire +4 71 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Surrey +28 40 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Hampshire +13 40 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 40 £50,000 +11.11%
Oxfordshire +45 23 £90,000 +24.14%
East Sussex -8 8 £52,233 -9.16% 1
Kent -23 6 £55,000 +11.68% 2
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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.

1 178 (56.33%) Project Management
2 112 (35.44%) Finance
3 97 (30.70%) Project Delivery
4 92 (29.11%) PRINCE2
5 82 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (24.37%) Degree
7 58 (18.35%) QA
8 54 (17.09%) Project Planning
8 54 (17.09%) PMI Certification
9 53 (16.77%) Management Information System
10 51 (16.14%) Microsoft Excel
11 46 (14.56%) Business Analysis
11 46 (14.56%) Problem-Solving
12 45 (14.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 45 (14.24%) Microsoft Project
12 45 (14.24%) PMP
13 43 (13.61%) Programme Management
13 43 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (12.03%) Matrix Organization
15 37 (11.71%) People Management
15 37 (11.71%) Mentoring
15 37 (11.71%) Continuous Improvement
15 37 (11.71%) Change Management
16 36 (11.39%) ITIL
17 34 (10.76%) Microsoft Office
18 33 (10.44%) SAP
19 32 (10.13%) C
19 32 (10.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 31 (9.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 28 (8.86%) Migration

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 20 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.95%) Confluence
5 2 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (16.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (14.24%) Microsoft Project
3 34 (10.76%) Microsoft Office
4 32 (10.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.58%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.32%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.85%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (2.53%) Azure
3 6 (1.90%) OneDrive
4 3 (0.95%) Power Platform
5 2 (0.63%) AWS
5 2 (0.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Mavenlink
6 1 (0.32%) Office 365
6 1 (0.32%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.27%) DHCP
1 4 (1.27%) DNS
2 3 (0.95%) WAN
3 2 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (0.63%) FCoE
3 2 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (0.63%) iSCSI
3 2 (0.63%) NAS
3 2 (0.63%) SAN
3 2 (0.63%) VPN
3 2 (0.63%) WebEx
4 1 (0.32%) Intranet
4 1 (0.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.58%) Big Data
3 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.95%) MySQL
4 3 (0.95%) Power BI
5 1 (0.32%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.32%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.32%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 15 (4.75%) JIRA
2 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 112 (35.44%) Finance
2 25 (7.91%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.65%) Public Sector
4 20 (6.33%) Retail
5 15 (4.75%) Publishing
6 13 (4.11%) Manufacturing
7 11 (3.48%) Legal
8 9 (2.85%) Marketing
9 6 (1.90%) Banking
10 5 (1.58%) Back Office
10 5 (1.58%) Games
11 4 (1.27%) Law
12 3 (0.95%) Electronics
13 1 (0.32%) Advertising
13 1 (0.32%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 77 (24.37%) Project Manager
2 67 (21.20%) Analyst
3 48 (15.19%) PMO Manager
4 47 (14.87%) PMO Analyst
5 37 (11.71%) Senior Manager
6 36 (11.39%) IT Manager
7 32 (10.13%) Delivery Manager
8 30 (9.49%) IT Project Manager
8 30 (9.49%) Senior Project Manager
9 24 (7.59%) Senior IT Manager
9 24 (7.59%) Senior IT Project Manager
10 19 (6.01%) Development Manager
11 16 (5.06%) Data Manager
11 16 (5.06%) PMO Project Manager
12 15 (4.75%) Coordinator
12 15 (4.75%) Project Coordinator
13 14 (4.43%) Consultant
14 11 (3.48%) Architect
15 10 (3.16%) IT Analyst
16 9 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.53%) Web Services
2 6 (1.90%) XML
3 5 (1.58%) .NET
3 5 (1.58%) OpenMP
4 2 (0.63%) LDAP
5 1 (0.32%) CGI
5 1 (0.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.32%) HTML
5 1 (0.32%) Velocity
5 1 (0.32%) WCF
5 1 (0.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.77%) Management Information System
2 43 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.01%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (4.75%) Virtual Team
5 13 (4.11%) PMI
6 7 (2.22%) SCADA
7 5 (1.58%) CUDA
7 5 (1.58%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (1.58%) GPGPU
8 4 (1.27%) Learning Management System
8 4 (1.27%) NHS
8 4 (1.27%) Online Games
9 3 (0.95%) User Experience
10 2 (0.63%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.63%) Replication
10 2 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.43%) Windows
2 8 (2.53%) Windows 10
3 6 (1.90%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.63%) Android
5 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (56.33%) Project Management
2 97 (30.70%) Project Delivery
3 92 (29.11%) PRINCE2
4 82 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (17.09%) Project Planning
6 46 (14.56%) Business Analysis
6 46 (14.56%) Problem-Solving
7 45 (14.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (13.61%) Programme Management
9 38 (12.03%) Matrix Organization
10 37 (11.71%) Change Management
10 37 (11.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 37 (11.71%) Mentoring
10 37 (11.71%) People Management
11 36 (11.39%) ITIL
12 28 (8.86%) Migration
12 28 (8.86%) Validation
13 27 (8.54%) Analytics
14 25 (7.91%) Risk Management
15 24 (7.59%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.13%) C
2 8 (2.53%) SQL
3 5 (1.58%) C++
3 5 (1.58%) Fortran
4 4 (1.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.95%) PHP
6 2 (0.63%) Java
6 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.63%) VBScript
7 1 (0.32%) C#
7 1 (0.32%) Python
7 1 (0.32%) R
7 1 (0.32%) Ruby
7 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (24.37%) Degree
2 54 (17.09%) PMI Certification
3 45 (14.24%) PMP
4 31 (9.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (4.11%) Security Cleared
6 10 (3.16%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.27%) CISA
9 4 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.27%) CISM
9 4 (1.27%) CISSP
10 3 (0.95%) CCIE
10 3 (0.95%) CCNP
11 2 (0.63%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.63%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.63%) MBA
11 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.32%) APMP
12 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (18.35%) QA
2 15 (4.75%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.53%) P3O
4 6 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.27%) GDPR
5 4 (1.27%) NIST
6 3 (0.95%) SLA
7 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.32%) COBIT
8 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.27%) vSphere
4 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.63%) NFS
4 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (0.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 33 (10.44%) SAP
2 25 (7.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.85%) Cisco
4 7 (2.22%) VMware
5 5 (1.58%) Intel
6 4 (1.27%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.63%) Adobe
8 2 (0.63%) Apple
8 2 (0.63%) HP
8 2 (0.63%) IBM
8 2 (0.63%) Ivanti
8 2 (0.63%) NetApp
8 2 (0.63%) Sage
8 2 (0.63%) Tableau
8 2 (0.63%) Veeam
9 1 (0.32%) Citrix
9 1 (0.32%) Cognos
9 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.32%) OutSystems