Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 377 261 341
Rank change year-on-year -116 +80 +30
Permanent jobs citing PMP 72 28 179
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.34% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% 1.25% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 50 23 128
10th Percentile £37,425 £44,250 £38,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £46,875 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,750 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.42% +9.09% -8.33%
75th Percentile £61,750 £68,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,775 £69,950 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -

PMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4,897 2,244 7,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.09% 27.21% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,706 1,661 5,368
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,336
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PMP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in the South East

PMP
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PMP in the South East.

Salary trend for PMP in the South East

PMP
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMP in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for PMP in the South East

PMP
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 PMP within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 September 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 -67 38 £56,250 -16.67% 10
Berkshire -62 21 £57,500 -14.81% 3
Oxfordshire - 13 £38,500 -
Surrey -60 12 £62,500 +25.00% 1
West Sussex -14 9 £60,500 +2.54% 1
Hampshire -120 7 £51,250 -16.67%
Kent - 6 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £42,750 - 7
East Sussex -41 1 £55,000 +15.79%
PMP
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT jobs citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 63 (87.50%) Project Management
2 59 (81.94%) PMI Certification
3 39 (54.17%) PRINCE2
3 39 (54.17%) Degree
4 36 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (48.61%) Social Skills
6 29 (40.28%) Finance
7 22 (30.56%) Project Delivery
8 19 (26.39%) Telecoms
9 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
10 17 (23.61%) Management Information System
10 17 (23.61%) Computer Science
10 17 (23.61%) PMO
11 14 (19.44%) Scrum
12 13 (18.06%) ITIL
12 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Excel
13 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Office
13 11 (15.28%) Life Science
13 11 (15.28%) Conflict Resolution
13 11 (15.28%) Waterfall
13 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
14 10 (13.89%) Agile Project Management
14 10 (13.89%) Kanban
14 10 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (13.89%) JIRA
14 10 (13.89%) Change Management
15 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
15 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
16 8 (11.11%) Veeva

PMP
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 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) Documentum
3 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) TrackWise
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Maximo
2 1 (1.39%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Veeva
2 5 (6.94%) SaaS
2 5 (6.94%) Smartsheet
3 2 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.39%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) Metadata
1 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.78%) MS Access
3 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.39%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) JIRA
General
1 35 (48.61%) Social Skills
2 29 (40.28%) Finance
3 19 (26.39%) Telecoms
4 8 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (9.72%) Organisational Skills
5 7 (9.72%) Publishing
6 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (8.33%) Documentation Skills
6 6 (8.33%) Presentation Skills
7 5 (6.94%) French Language
7 5 (6.94%) German Language
7 5 (6.94%) Influencing Skills
8 4 (5.56%) Aerospace
8 4 (5.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 4 (5.56%) Italian Language
8 4 (5.56%) Legal
8 4 (5.56%) Marketing
8 4 (5.56%) Spanish Language
9 3 (4.17%) Billing
10 2 (2.78%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Project Manager
2 14 (19.44%) IT Manager
2 14 (19.44%) IT Project Manager
2 14 (19.44%) Telecoms Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Agile Project Manager
3 7 (9.72%) PMO Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Project Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 4 (5.56%) Consultant
4 4 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
4 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (5.56%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 3 (4.17%) Business Change Manager
5 3 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (4.17%) Project Leader
5 3 (4.17%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Management Information System
2 11 (15.28%) Life Science
3 6 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.56%) Biotechnology
4 4 (5.56%) Pharmacovigilance
4 4 (5.56%) PMI
5 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.17%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.17%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Unix
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (87.50%) Project Management
2 39 (54.17%) PRINCE2
3 36 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.56%) Project Delivery
5 17 (23.61%) Computer Science
6 14 (19.44%) Scrum
7 13 (18.06%) ITIL
8 11 (15.28%) Conflict Resolution
8 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
8 11 (15.28%) Waterfall
9 10 (13.89%) Agile Project Management
9 10 (13.89%) Change Management
9 10 (13.89%) Kanban
9 10 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.11%) Decision-Making
11 8 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 8 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
11 8 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (81.94%) PMI Certification
2 39 (54.17%) Degree
3 8 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (9.72%) CISSP
4 7 (9.72%) MBA
5 4 (5.56%) APMP
5 4 (5.56%) CCNP
5 4 (5.56%) CEH
5 4 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.56%) CISM
6 3 (4.17%) PhD
7 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.39%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.61%) PMO
2 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 4 (5.56%) RMADS
4 2 (2.78%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) SAP
2 7 (9.72%) OpenText
2 7 (9.72%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) Workday
4 3 (4.17%) VMware
5 2 (2.78%) Apple
5 2 (2.78%) Capita
5 2 (2.78%) Progress
6 1 (1.39%) Epicor
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Informatica
6 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.39%) LexisNexis