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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 288 301 237
Rank change year-on-year +13 -64 +5
Permanent jobs citing PMO 227 143 94
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.05% 0.86% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.29% 5.75% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 167 96 74
10th Percentile £36,750 £29,000 £31,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.00% -9.09% +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £52,724 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% -9.09% +11.11%

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 3,610 2,486 1,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.68% 14.99% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,118 1,599 1,153
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,000 £30,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% 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 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Surrey -1 65 £58,750 +88.00% 5
Thames Valley -15 65 £50,000 -13.04% 14
Hampshire +36 40 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex +2 33 £45,030 -5.20% 4
Berkshire -5 33 £45,000 -21.74% 11
Buckinghamshire -28 21 £54,500 +9.00% 1
Oxfordshire -10 15 £40,004 +17.66% 2
East Sussex -4 14 £46,920 +4.27%
Sussex -14 3 £48,000 +2.13%
Kent -63 3 £77,500 +24.50% 1
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 148 (65.20%) Project Management
2 97 (42.73%) Finance
3 88 (38.77%) Social Skills
4 78 (34.36%) PRINCE2
5 75 (33.04%) Agile
6 68 (29.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 66 (29.07%) Microsoft
8 56 (24.67%) Microsoft Office
9 52 (22.91%) Analytical Skills
10 50 (22.03%) Project Delivery
11 45 (19.82%) Security Cleared
12 44 (19.38%) SC Cleared
13 38 (16.74%) Programme Management
14 36 (15.86%) Change Management
15 35 (15.42%) Business Case
15 35 (15.42%) Coaching
16 34 (14.98%) Portfolio Management
17 33 (14.54%) Continuous Improvement
17 33 (14.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 32 (14.10%) Service Delivery
19 30 (13.22%) Scrum
19 30 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
19 30 (13.22%) Waterfall
20 28 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
21 27 (11.89%) Degree
21 27 (11.89%) Line Management
22 26 (11.45%) Resource Management
23 25 (11.01%) Proactive Monitoring
24 24 (10.57%) Mentoring
25 23 (10.13%) Project Planning

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 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 56 (24.67%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (9.25%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (7.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (5.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Primavera
2 2 (0.88%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.44%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.37%) Power Platform
2 14 (6.17%) Azure
3 5 (2.20%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (1.76%) SaaS
4 4 (1.76%) SAP Commerce Cloud
5 2 (0.88%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (0.88%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.44%) AWS
6 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.20%) DNS
2 4 (1.76%) Internet
2 4 (1.76%) WAN
3 3 (1.32%) BGP
3 3 (1.32%) DHCP
3 3 (1.32%) LAN
3 3 (1.32%) NAS
3 3 (1.32%) OSPF
3 3 (1.32%) SAN
3 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.32%) VLAN
4 2 (0.88%) HTTP
5 1 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.37%) Power BI
2 6 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.64%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (0.88%) Big Data
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.52%) JIRA
2 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 97 (42.73%) Finance
2 88 (38.77%) Social Skills
3 52 (22.91%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (14.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 22 (9.69%) Organisational Skills
6 19 (8.37%) Police
7 17 (7.49%) Retail
8 14 (6.17%) Marketing
8 14 (6.17%) Public Sector
9 13 (5.73%) Influencing Skills
10 11 (4.85%) Telecoms
11 8 (3.52%) Legal
12 7 (3.08%) Billing
12 7 (3.08%) Presentation Skills
13 5 (2.20%) Games
14 4 (1.76%) Aviation
15 3 (1.32%) Automotive
15 3 (1.32%) Banking
15 3 (1.32%) Digital Economy
15 3 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 83 (36.56%) Project Manager
2 42 (18.50%) Analyst
3 30 (13.22%) IT Manager
4 29 (12.78%) PMO Analyst
5 24 (10.57%) PMO Manager
6 23 (10.13%) IT Project Manager
6 23 (10.13%) PMO Lead
7 20 (8.81%) Graduate
8 19 (8.37%) Graduate Project Manager
9 16 (7.05%) Portfolio Manager
10 11 (4.85%) Business Analyst
11 10 (4.41%) Business Change Manager
11 10 (4.41%) Business Manager
11 10 (4.41%) Change Manager
12 9 (3.96%) Senior Manager
12 9 (3.96%) Senior Project Manager
13 7 (3.08%) Operations Manager
14 6 (2.64%) Architect
14 6 (2.64%) Programme Manager
14 6 (2.64%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.20%) EDI
2 2 (0.88%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (0.88%) Apache Camel
2 2 (0.88%) Middleware
2 2 (0.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.37%) Cyberattack
1 19 (8.37%) Cybercrime
2 12 (5.29%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.85%) NHS
4 9 (3.96%) PMI
5 7 (3.08%) Analytical Mindset
6 6 (2.64%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.64%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.20%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.20%) Legacy Systems
8 3 (1.32%) CCTV
8 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.32%) LIMS
8 3 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.88%) SCADA
9 2 (0.88%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.88%) W3C
10 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.44%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.73%) Windows
2 7 (3.08%) Unix
3 5 (2.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (65.20%) Project Management
2 78 (34.36%) PRINCE2
3 75 (33.04%) Agile
4 68 (29.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (22.03%) Project Delivery
6 38 (16.74%) Programme Management
7 36 (15.86%) Change Management
8 35 (15.42%) Business Case
8 35 (15.42%) Coaching
9 34 (14.98%) Portfolio Management
10 33 (14.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (14.10%) Service Delivery
12 30 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (13.22%) Scrum
12 30 (13.22%) Waterfall
13 27 (11.89%) Line Management
14 26 (11.45%) Resource Management
15 25 (11.01%) Proactive Monitoring
16 24 (10.57%) Mentoring
17 23 (10.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.49%) C
2 7 (3.08%) SQL
3 3 (1.32%) Java
4 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (19.82%) Security Cleared
2 44 (19.38%) SC Cleared
3 27 (11.89%) Degree
4 20 (8.81%) DV Cleared
5 18 (7.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (6.61%) PMI Certification
7 7 (3.08%) PMP
8 6 (2.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.20%) DBS Check
9 5 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.32%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.44%) ISEB
12 1 (0.44%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.44%) MCP
12 1 (0.44%) MCSE
12 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.81%) QA
2 7 (3.08%) SLA
3 5 (2.20%) P3O
4 4 (1.76%) GDPR
5 2 (0.88%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.44%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.08%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) Autotask
2 1 (0.44%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 66 (29.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.08%) Planview
3 6 (2.64%) Adobe
3 6 (2.64%) Apple
3 6 (2.64%) SAP
4 5 (2.20%) Cadence
4 5 (2.20%) Sun
5 4 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.88%) Arqiva
6 2 (0.88%) HP
6 2 (0.88%) IBM
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco
7 1 (0.44%) Citrix
7 1 (0.44%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.44%) Remedy
7 1 (0.44%) Sage
7 1 (0.44%) ServiceNow