Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 234 267 267
Rank change year-on-year +33 0 +16
Permanent jobs citing PMO 328 335 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.25% 1.12% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.81% 8.44% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 253 282 235
South East median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% +14.12% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 3,725 3,971 3,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.25% 13.24% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,844 3,144 2,732
South East median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.06%

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 June 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 17 June 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 +5 139 £40,000 -20.00% 12
Berkshire +3 84 £40,000 -33.33% 4
West Sussex +28 69 £46,000 +2.79% 7
Surrey +38 68 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Hampshire -7 40 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Buckinghamshire +9 34 £43,750 +2.94% 4
Oxfordshire +38 22 £62,500 +38.89% 4
East Sussex +17 8 £52,375 -16.20% 1
Middlesex +8 1 £72,500 -3.33%
Kent -4 1 £33,000 -42.61% 1
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 185 (56.40%) Project Management
2 128 (39.02%) Finance
3 117 (35.67%) PRINCE2
4 105 (32.01%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (25.61%) Problem-Solving
6 63 (19.21%) Microsoft
7 60 (18.29%) ITIL
8 56 (17.07%) Degree
9 55 (16.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 50 (15.24%) Windows
11 41 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
11 41 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 39 (11.89%) Windows Server
13 38 (11.59%) Microsoft Project
13 38 (11.59%) Change Management
14 37 (11.28%) VMware
15 36 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
15 36 (10.98%) PMI Certification
15 36 (10.98%) Office 365
16 35 (10.67%) Security Cleared
16 35 (10.67%) Management Information System
17 34 (10.37%) SC Cleared
17 34 (10.37%) Decision-Making
18 33 (10.06%) PowerShell
18 33 (10.06%) Hyper-V
18 33 (10.06%) SCCM
19 32 (9.76%) HP
19 32 (9.76%) Data Centre
20 31 (9.45%) PMP
20 31 (9.45%) 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 20 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (1.83%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.52%) Confluence
3 5 (1.52%) IIS
4 2 (0.61%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (11.59%) Microsoft Project
3 36 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (5.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (2.44%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.30%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Primavera
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Infor CloudSuite
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.98%) Office 365
2 9 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.83%) OneDrive
3 6 (1.83%) SaaS
4 5 (1.52%) IaaS
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.61%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.93%) BIG-IP
1 26 (7.93%) IP Telephony
1 26 (7.93%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (1.83%) DHCP
2 6 (1.83%) DNS
2 6 (1.83%) LAN
2 6 (1.83%) WAN
3 5 (1.52%) Firewall
3 5 (1.52%) SNMP
4 2 (0.61%) SAN
5 1 (0.30%) 2G
5 1 (0.30%) 3G
5 1 (0.30%) 4G
5 1 (0.30%) 5G
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) Node B
5 1 (0.30%) RNC
5 1 (0.30%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (0.61%) Power BI
3 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.61%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (6.10%) JIRA
2 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.61%) Hudson
3 2 (0.61%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
General
1 128 (39.02%) Finance
2 26 (7.93%) Electronics
3 15 (4.57%) Legal
4 14 (4.27%) Publishing
5 12 (3.66%) Retail
5 12 (3.66%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.61%) Back Office
8 2 (0.61%) Local Government
9 1 (0.30%) Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (25.30%) Project Manager
2 64 (19.51%) Analyst
3 45 (13.72%) PMO Analyst
3 45 (13.72%) PMO Manager
4 37 (11.28%) IT Manager
5 35 (10.67%) Senior Manager
6 34 (10.37%) Senior Project Manager
7 29 (8.84%) IT Project Manager
8 26 (7.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (7.32%) Coordinator
10 23 (7.01%) Project Coordinator
10 23 (7.01%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (5.49%) Senior IT Manager
12 17 (5.18%) Development Manager
12 17 (5.18%) Programme Manager
12 17 (5.18%) Senior IT Project Manager
13 14 (4.27%) Delivery Manager
13 14 (4.27%) PMO Project Manager
14 12 (3.66%) Senior PMO
15 11 (3.35%) Programme Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.13%) .NET
2 6 (1.83%) XML
3 5 (1.52%) Web Services
4 3 (0.91%) WinForms
5 2 (0.61%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.61%) CSS
5 2 (0.61%) HTML
6 1 (0.30%) jQuery
6 1 (0.30%) LESS
6 1 (0.30%) Sass
6 1 (0.30%) Velocity
6 1 (0.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (10.67%) Management Information System
3 32 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.74%) PMI
5 6 (1.83%) LIMS
5 6 (1.83%) SCADA
6 5 (1.52%) e-Health
7 3 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.91%) User Experience
8 2 (0.61%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.30%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.30%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.30%) FMCG
9 1 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.30%) NHS
9 1 (0.30%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.30%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.24%) Windows
2 39 (11.89%) Windows Server
3 9 (2.74%) Windows 10
4 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.91%) Android
6 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (56.40%) Project Management
2 117 (35.67%) PRINCE2
3 105 (32.01%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (25.61%) Problem-Solving
5 60 (18.29%) ITIL
6 55 (16.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (11.59%) Change Management
8 34 (10.37%) Decision-Making
9 31 (9.45%) Project Planning
10 30 (9.15%) People Management
10 30 (9.15%) Process Improvement
11 28 (8.54%) Business Analysis
11 28 (8.54%) Programme Management
12 27 (8.23%) Business Continuity
12 27 (8.23%) Logistics
13 26 (7.93%) High Availability
13 26 (7.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 26 (7.93%) Load Balancing
14 24 (7.32%) Matrix Organization
14 24 (7.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.06%) PowerShell
2 19 (5.79%) C
3 14 (4.27%) SQL
4 7 (2.13%) VB.NET
5 5 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (17.07%) Degree
2 36 (10.98%) PMI Certification
3 35 (10.67%) Security Cleared
4 34 (10.37%) SC Cleared
5 31 (9.45%) PMP
6 26 (7.93%) MCSA
6 26 (7.93%) MCSE
6 26 (7.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (7.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.61%) APMP
9 2 (0.61%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.30%) APMG
10 1 (0.30%) CCNA
10 1 (0.30%) CCNP
10 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.30%) ISEB
10 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.15%) QA
2 29 (8.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (7.93%) Cyber Essentials
3 26 (7.93%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 12 (3.66%) P3O
5 2 (0.61%) GDPR
5 2 (0.61%) PSD2
6 1 (0.30%) COBIT
6 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (10.06%) Hyper-V
2 17 (5.18%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.83%) vSphere
5 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (10.06%) SCCM
2 26 (7.93%) SCVMM
3 6 (1.83%) SCOM
4 5 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 63 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.28%) VMware
3 32 (9.76%) HP
4 28 (8.54%) Cisco
5 26 (7.93%) Aruba
5 26 (7.93%) F5
5 26 (7.93%) Mitel
6 13 (3.96%) ServiceNow
7 11 (3.35%) SAP
8 9 (2.74%) Oracle
9 6 (1.83%) IBM
10 5 (1.52%) Riverbed
11 3 (0.91%) Citrix
12 2 (0.61%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.61%) IFS
12 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.61%) Tableau
13 1 (0.30%) Infor
13 1 (0.30%) Workday
13 1 (0.30%) Zoho