Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 263 244 295
Rank change year-on-year -19 +51 -33
Permanent jobs citing PMO 230 333 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.99% 1.24% 0.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.96% 8.71% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 179 263 284
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,000 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £86,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,095 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% +4.19% +5.26%

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 3,306 3,821 3,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.26% 14.26% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,483 3,030 3,042
South East median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 2020. 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 +2 96 £57,500 +4.55% 10
Berkshire +9 62 £65,000 +44.44% 8
Hampshire +2 41 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Surrey +1 38 £70,000 +40.00% 4
West Sussex +1 29 £46,000 -8.00%
Buckinghamshire -7 22 £50,000 -14.89% 1
Oxfordshire +30 12 £42,189 -23.29% 1
East Sussex -9 10 £52,000 -0.95% 1
Kent -1 8 £52,500 +31.25%
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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.

1 118 (51.30%) Project Management
2 72 (31.30%) Finance
3 59 (25.65%) Project Delivery
4 58 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (21.30%) PRINCE2
6 46 (20.00%) Degree
7 41 (17.83%) Microsoft Excel
8 35 (15.22%) Programme Management
9 32 (13.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 31 (13.48%) QA
10 31 (13.48%) Telecoms
11 30 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
12 28 (12.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 27 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (11.74%) Mentoring
14 26 (11.30%) Management Information System
15 25 (10.87%) Risk Management
15 25 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
16 24 (10.43%) Change Management
16 24 (10.43%) Microsoft Office
17 23 (10.00%) Microsoft
17 23 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (10.00%) People Management
17 23 (10.00%) Waterfall
18 22 (9.57%) PMI Certification
18 22 (9.57%) Project Planning
19 21 (9.13%) Migration
20 20 (8.70%) Validation
20 20 (8.70%) SAP
20 20 (8.70%) Data 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 19 (8.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.04%) Confluence
3 1 (0.43%) CMS
3 1 (0.43%) SAS
3 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 41 (17.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
3 28 (12.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (10.43%) Microsoft Office
5 12 (5.22%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.61%) Power Platform
2 3 (1.30%) SaaS
3 2 (0.87%) Azure
4 1 (0.43%) AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Mavenlink
4 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.30%) Internet
1 3 (1.30%) Intranet
1 3 (1.30%) Skype
2 2 (0.87%) 5G
2 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.87%) Extranet
2 2 (0.87%) WebEx
3 1 (0.43%) 2G
3 1 (0.43%) 3G
3 1 (0.43%) 4G
3 1 (0.43%) ATM
3 1 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.43%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.43%) SDH
3 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.43%) VPN
3 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.35%) RDBMS
1 10 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 10 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.04%) GIS
3 6 (2.61%) Power BI
4 5 (2.17%) Big Data
5 3 (1.30%) MySQL
6 2 (0.87%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.43%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.43%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.43%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 19 (8.26%) JIRA
2 10 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 10 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 10 (4.35%) Selenium
2 10 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 72 (31.30%) Finance
2 31 (13.48%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.83%) Public Sector
4 13 (5.65%) Marketing
5 11 (4.78%) Retail
6 9 (3.91%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.04%) Local Government
8 6 (2.61%) Games
8 6 (2.61%) Legal
9 5 (2.17%) Banking
10 4 (1.74%) Law
11 3 (1.30%) Back Office
11 3 (1.30%) Electronics
12 2 (0.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (18.70%) Project Manager
2 41 (17.83%) Analyst
3 35 (15.22%) PMO Manager
4 29 (12.61%) PMO Analyst
5 22 (9.57%) Delivery Manager
6 14 (6.09%) IT Manager
6 14 (6.09%) Senior Manager
7 13 (5.65%) PMO Project Manager
8 12 (5.22%) Head of PMO
8 12 (5.22%) PMO Lead
9 11 (4.78%) Data Manager
10 10 (4.35%) Business Analyst
10 10 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
10 10 (4.35%) Test Leader
11 9 (3.91%) Senior Project Manager
12 8 (3.48%) Coordinator
12 8 (3.48%) Programme Manager
12 8 (3.48%) Software Project Manager
13 7 (3.04%) Junior
13 7 (3.04%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.35%) SOAP
2 5 (2.17%) OpenMP
3 3 (1.30%) HTML
3 3 (1.30%) JSON
3 3 (1.30%) XML
4 2 (0.87%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) .NET
5 1 (0.43%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.30%) Management Information System
2 23 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (8.70%) Virtual Team
4 12 (5.22%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (4.78%) PMI
6 5 (2.17%) CUDA
6 5 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (2.17%) GPGPU
7 4 (1.74%) Learning Management System
7 4 (1.74%) Online Games
8 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.87%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.87%) User Experience
8 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.43%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.87%) Windows
1 2 (0.87%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (51.30%) Project Management
2 59 (25.65%) Project Delivery
3 58 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (21.30%) PRINCE2
5 35 (15.22%) Programme Management
6 32 (13.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (11.74%) Mentoring
7 27 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (10.87%) Risk Management
9 24 (10.43%) Change Management
10 23 (10.00%) People Management
10 23 (10.00%) Waterfall
11 22 (9.57%) Project Planning
12 21 (9.13%) Migration
13 20 (8.70%) Data Migration
13 20 (8.70%) Decision-Making
13 20 (8.70%) Validation
14 19 (8.26%) Resource Management
15 18 (7.83%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.78%) SQL
2 8 (3.48%) C
3 5 (2.17%) C++
3 5 (2.17%) Fortran
4 4 (1.74%) Java
4 4 (1.74%) VB
5 3 (1.30%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.30%) PHP
6 2 (0.87%) VBA
7 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.43%) Python
7 1 (0.43%) R
7 1 (0.43%) Ruby
7 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (20.00%) Degree
2 22 (9.57%) PMI Certification
3 16 (6.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (5.22%) PMP
4 12 (5.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (5.22%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.74%) CISA
6 4 (1.74%) CISM
6 4 (1.74%) CISSP
6 4 (1.74%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.30%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.30%) MBA
7 3 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.87%) CCIE
8 2 (0.87%) CCNP
8 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.43%) CCNA
9 1 (0.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.48%) QA
2 11 (4.78%) SLA
3 10 (4.35%) Data Quality
4 7 (3.04%) P3O
5 5 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.74%) GDPR
6 4 (1.74%) NIST
7 2 (0.87%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.70%) SAP
3 10 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.17%) Intel
5 4 (1.74%) Cisco
6 2 (0.87%) Cadence
7 1 (0.43%) Apple
7 1 (0.43%) Capita
7 1 (0.43%) IFS
7 1 (0.43%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle
7 1 (0.43%) OutSystems
7 1 (0.43%) Tableau