Period
to 18 April 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 18 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 251 283 241
Rank change year-on-year +32 -42 +32
Permanent jobs citing PMO 106 162 349
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.84% 0.81% 1.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.73% 5.78% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 71 137 289
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,450 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £49,500
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.06%
75th Percentile £63,125 £78,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,500 £72,100
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -

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 1,850 2,803 3,897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.68% 14.05% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,229 2,197 3,060
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £51,518 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.95% +3.04% +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 +48 38 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Berkshire +33 30 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Surrey +1 19 £41,750 -46.13% 6
Hampshire +36 15 £60,000 +16.50% 1
East Sussex +30 10 £47,216 +22.64%
West Sussex +18 10 £45,000 -1.04%
Buckinghamshire +38 6 £42,500 -20.93% 3
Oxfordshire +25 3 £34,000 -40.87% 1
Kent +6 3 £60,000 +60.00%
Sussex - 2 £56,500 -
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 64 (60.38%) Project Management
2 47 (44.34%) Finance
3 38 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (25.47%) Project Delivery
5 25 (23.58%) Microsoft Office
6 23 (21.70%) Microsoft Excel
7 22 (20.75%) E-Commerce
8 18 (16.98%) Change Management
8 18 (16.98%) SAP
9 17 (16.04%) PRINCE2
10 15 (14.15%) Retail
10 15 (14.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Project
12 13 (12.26%) WLAN
12 13 (12.26%) WAN
12 13 (12.26%) Supplier Management
12 13 (12.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 13 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
14 11 (10.38%) CRM
14 11 (10.38%) Portfolio Management
14 11 (10.38%) Presales
14 11 (10.38%) Business Case
15 10 (9.43%) Degree
15 10 (9.43%) Service Management
16 9 (8.49%) DNA
16 9 (8.49%) CCNP
16 9 (8.49%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (8.49%) LAN

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 8 (7.55%) Confluence
1 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.83%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 25 (23.58%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (21.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (14.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (7.55%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Visualfiles
2 3 (2.83%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.94%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Azure
1 7 (6.60%) SaaS
2 5 (4.72%) IaaS
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (4.72%) PaaS
3 2 (1.89%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.94%) Asana
4 1 (0.94%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.94%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.94%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.94%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.26%) WAN
1 13 (12.26%) WLAN
2 9 (8.49%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (8.49%) LAN
3 4 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (3.77%) MGW
3 4 (3.77%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (2.83%) Firewall
5 2 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.94%) 5G
6 1 (0.94%) Broadband
6 1 (0.94%) Internet
6 1 (0.94%) LLU
6 1 (0.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (8.49%) JIRA
2 6 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.94%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.94%) Postman
3 1 (0.94%) Selenium
General
1 47 (44.34%) Finance
2 15 (14.15%) Retail
3 8 (7.55%) Banking
4 7 (6.60%) Public Sector
4 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.77%) Czech Language
5 4 (3.77%) Legal
6 2 (1.89%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.89%) Billing
7 1 (0.94%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.94%) Law
7 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (20.75%) Project Manager
2 21 (19.81%) Analyst
3 16 (15.09%) PMO Analyst
4 11 (10.38%) PMO Lead
5 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce Manager
5 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 9 (8.49%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (8.49%) Senior PMO
5 9 (8.49%) Senior PMO Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) Network Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Consultant
7 6 (5.66%) Coordinator
8 5 (4.72%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Cisco Consultant
8 5 (4.72%) Cisco Presales Consultant
8 5 (4.72%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Presales Consultant
8 5 (4.72%) Security Consultant
8 5 (4.72%) Security Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.77%) User Experience
2 3 (2.83%) LIMS
2 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.89%) Blog
3 2 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.94%) Life Science
4 1 (0.94%) NHS
4 1 (0.94%) PMI
4 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.94%) Android
1 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.38%) Project Management
2 38 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (25.47%) Project Delivery
4 22 (20.75%) E-Commerce
5 18 (16.98%) Change Management
6 17 (16.04%) PRINCE2
7 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (12.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 13 (12.26%) Supplier Management
9 11 (10.38%) Business Case
9 11 (10.38%) CRM
9 11 (10.38%) Portfolio Management
9 11 (10.38%) Presales
10 10 (9.43%) Service Management
11 9 (8.49%) Bill of Materials
11 9 (8.49%) DNA
11 9 (8.49%) Resource Management
11 9 (8.49%) SDLC
11 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.72%) Perl
1 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
1 5 (4.72%) Python
2 2 (1.89%) C
3 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Degree
2 9 (8.49%) CCNP
2 9 (8.49%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.60%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.60%) PMP
4 6 (5.66%) CCNA
5 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) APMG
6 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.94%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) GDPR
2 2 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Ansible
2 4 (3.77%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) SAP
2 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.49%) Cisco
3 9 (8.49%) Meraki
3 9 (8.49%) ServiceNow
4 8 (7.55%) hybris
5 6 (5.66%) Planview
6 4 (3.77%) Ericsson
6 4 (3.77%) Huawei
6 4 (3.77%) iManage
6 4 (3.77%) Mapinfo
6 4 (3.77%) Nokia
6 4 (3.77%) Reuters
7 3 (2.83%) Cadence
8 2 (1.89%) Aruba
8 2 (1.89%) Citrix
8 2 (1.89%) HP
8 2 (1.89%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.94%) Remedy
9 1 (0.94%) Sitecore