Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programme Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Programme Manager
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 409 485 424
Rank change year-on-year +76 -61 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Manager 138 105 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.30% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.31% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 114 89 179
South East median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% +2.44%
10th Percentile £47,875 £42,250 £45,900
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +6.90% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Programme Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in the South East

Programme Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programme Manager in the South East.

Salary trend for Programme Manager in the South East

Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Programme Manager in the South East

Programme Manager
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 Programme Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +45 47 £75,000 +7.14% 5
East Sussex - 34 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +41 28 £80,000 +10.34%
Hampshire +18 25 £68,750 +10.00%
Surrey +3 12 £84,000 +40.00% 2
Oxfordshire +4 10 £57,500 +12.20% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £60,000 -11.11% 2
West Sussex +3 9 £90,000 +36.36%
Middlesex - 5 £95,000 - 1
Kent +16 2 £70,000 +27.27%
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Programme Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 64 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (36.96%) Project Management
3 43 (31.16%) Finance
3 43 (31.16%) Programme Management
4 41 (29.71%) Microsoft Project
5 40 (28.99%) People Management
6 37 (26.81%) PRINCE2
7 36 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (25.36%) Waterfall
9 33 (23.91%) Microsoft Excel
10 32 (23.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 31 (22.46%) Risk Management
12 23 (16.67%) PMO
13 21 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (14.49%) Line Management
15 17 (12.32%) Programme Delivery
16 16 (11.59%) SAP
16 16 (11.59%) Degree
17 14 (10.14%) ERP
17 14 (10.14%) IT Strategy
18 12 (8.70%) Retail
18 12 (8.70%) Change Management
18 12 (8.70%) Microsoft
19 11 (7.97%) Resource Management
19 11 (7.97%) Security Cleared
20 10 (7.25%) Portfolio Management
21 9 (6.52%) PMP
21 9 (6.52%) PMI Certification
21 9 (6.52%) Service Delivery
21 9 (6.52%) Telecoms

Programme Manager Skill Set
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 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (29.71%) Microsoft Project
2 33 (23.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (23.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (2.17%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.45%) SaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) SMS
2 2 (1.45%) LAN
3 1 (0.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.90%) Big Data
2 1 (0.72%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.72%) SAP HANA
General
1 43 (31.16%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Retail
3 9 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.35%) Automotive
4 6 (4.35%) Legal
4 6 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.62%) Electronics
6 4 (2.90%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.90%) Banking
6 4 (2.90%) Marketing
7 2 (1.45%) Advertising
7 2 (1.45%) French Language
7 2 (1.45%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.35%) PMI
3 4 (2.90%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (2.90%) Robotics
4 3 (2.17%) FMCG
4 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.72%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.72%) Windows
1 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (36.96%) Project Management
3 43 (31.16%) Programme Management
4 40 (28.99%) People Management
5 37 (26.81%) PRINCE2
6 35 (25.36%) Waterfall
7 31 (22.46%) Risk Management
8 21 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (14.49%) Line Management
10 17 (12.32%) Programme Delivery
11 14 (10.14%) ERP
11 14 (10.14%) IT Strategy
12 12 (8.70%) Change Management
13 11 (7.97%) Resource Management
14 10 (7.25%) Portfolio Management
15 9 (6.52%) Service Delivery
16 7 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
17 6 (4.35%) CRM
17 6 (4.35%) Matrix Management
17 6 (4.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.62%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (11.59%) Degree
2 11 (7.97%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 9 (6.52%) PMP
4 7 (5.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.45%) PgMP
7 1 (0.72%) APMP
7 1 (0.72%) CISSP
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.67%) PMO
2 6 (4.35%) GDPR
3 4 (2.90%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.90%) SLA
4 3 (2.17%) QA
4 3 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (11.59%) SAP
2 12 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.35%) Oracle
4 4 (2.90%) CA
4 4 (2.90%) Cadence
5 3 (2.17%) HP
5 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.45%) ATG
6 2 (1.45%) Panasonic
7 1 (0.72%) Capita
7 1 (0.72%) IBM