Period
to 17 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Project Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Delivery over the 6 months to 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
England > South East
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 100 72 66
Rank change year-on-year -28 -6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 571 320 1,132
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.29% 3.77% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 4.09% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 429 268 813
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.82% - +3.77%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £83,000 £70,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

Project Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 16,259 7,831 23,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.54% 92.35% 91.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11,179 6,475 19,400
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.77% +7.62% +3.96%

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in the South East

Project Delivery
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Project Delivery in the South East

Project Delivery
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Delivery in the South East over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Project Delivery in the South East

Project Delivery
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 Project Delivery within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 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 -33 178 £56,000 +1.82% 42
Surrey +18 134 £52,500 +13.51% 13
Berkshire -5 122 £55,500 -14.62% 25
Hampshire -79 122 £55,000 +4.76% 17
West Sussex -14 40 £50,000 -9.91% 7
Kent -10 36 £55,000 +100.00% 9
East Sussex -20 34 £70,000 +25.56% 2
Buckinghamshire -58 32 £56,000 -10.40% 9
Oxfordshire -38 24 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Home Counties -3 7 £85,000 +21.43%
Sussex - 4 £47,000 -
Middlesex +3 1 £55,000 -
Project Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, IT jobs citing Project Delivery 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 Project Delivery.

1 196 (34.33%) Project Management
2 178 (31.17%) Social Skills
3 173 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (25.22%) Finance
5 120 (21.02%) Microsoft
6 104 (18.21%) SQL
7 88 (15.41%) Azure
8 81 (14.19%) PRINCE2
9 75 (13.13%) .NET
10 74 (12.96%) Degree
11 72 (12.61%) MVC
12 70 (12.26%) C#
13 67 (11.73%) Migration
14 62 (10.86%) ITIL
15 61 (10.68%) Scrum
16 59 (10.33%) Windows
17 58 (10.16%) Enterprise Software
18 57 (9.98%) Microservices
19 56 (9.81%) Coaching
19 56 (9.81%) JavaScript
20 55 (9.63%) Service Delivery
20 55 (9.63%) Microsoft 365
21 54 (9.46%) AWS
21 54 (9.46%) Waterfall
22 53 (9.28%) Security Cleared
23 52 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
23 52 (9.11%) CMS
24 51 (8.93%) DevOps
25 49 (8.58%) Mentoring
25 49 (8.58%) Risk Management

Project Delivery
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 52 (9.11%) CMS
2 33 (5.78%) EPiServer
3 28 (4.90%) IIS
4 27 (4.73%) SharePoint
5 21 (3.68%) Confluence
6 9 (1.58%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.40%) SAS
8 5 (0.88%) Appian
9 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.53%) Documentum
9 3 (0.53%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.35%) OnBase
10 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.18%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.18%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 41 (7.18%) Microsoft Project
2 23 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (2.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (2.28%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.35%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (6.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.45%) SAP S/4HANA
3 12 (2.10%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (2.10%) Shopify
4 7 (1.23%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.53%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.53%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.35%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.35%) SAP BRIM
6 2 (0.35%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.35%) SAP MDG
6 2 (0.35%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.18%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.18%) Maximo
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.18%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 88 (15.41%) Azure
2 55 (9.63%) Microsoft 365
3 54 (9.46%) AWS
4 31 (5.43%) SaaS
5 19 (3.33%) Power Platform
6 16 (2.80%) PaaS
7 10 (1.75%) GCP
8 9 (1.58%) IaaS
9 8 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (1.23%) Power Automate
11 6 (1.05%) Smartsheet
12 5 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (0.88%) Serverless
13 4 (0.70%) Azure Functions
13 4 (0.70%) Azure Logic Apps
13 4 (0.70%) Force.com
13 4 (0.70%) Heroku
13 4 (0.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 3 (0.53%) Azure Service Bus
14 3 (0.53%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.25%) Firewall
2 20 (3.50%) DNS
3 18 (3.15%) Network Security
4 13 (2.28%) Radio Access Network
5 12 (2.10%) WAN
6 11 (1.93%) MGW
7 10 (1.75%) 4G
8 9 (1.58%) 2G
8 9 (1.58%) 3G
8 9 (1.58%) LAN
9 8 (1.40%) DHCP
9 8 (1.40%) SAN
9 8 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (1.23%) VPN
11 6 (1.05%) LTE
11 6 (1.05%) VoLTE
12 5 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.88%) Internet
13 4 (0.70%) IPv4
13 4 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (1.75%) DataStage
3 10 (1.75%) SAP Data Services
4 9 (1.58%) Power BI
4 9 (1.58%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.40%) Tableau
6 6 (1.05%) Geospatial Data
6 6 (1.05%) MySQL
6 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.53%) Base SAS
8 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.53%) MS Access
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.35%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (5.43%) JIRA
2 7 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.70%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.53%) GitLab
4 3 (0.53%) Maven
4 3 (0.53%) SonarQube
4 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.53%) Terragrunt
4 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.35%) Fiddler
5 2 (0.35%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.18%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.18%) Postman
6 1 (0.18%) REST Assured
6 1 (0.18%) Selenium
6 1 (0.18%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.18%) The Grinder
General
1 178 (31.17%) Social Skills
2 144 (25.22%) Finance
3 43 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (6.48%) Telecoms
5 34 (5.95%) Presentation Skills
6 31 (5.43%) Retail
7 28 (4.90%) Legal
8 23 (4.03%) Influencing Skills
9 20 (3.50%) Public Sector
10 12 (2.10%) Advertising
10 12 (2.10%) Automotive
11 11 (1.93%) Documentation Skills
11 11 (1.93%) Marketing
12 9 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (1.40%) Organisational Skills
14 7 (1.23%) Aerospace
14 7 (1.23%) Billing
14 7 (1.23%) Law
15 6 (1.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 5 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (28.20%) Project Manager
2 64 (11.21%) IT Manager
3 49 (8.58%) Architect
4 48 (8.41%) Developer
5 44 (7.71%) Analyst
6 43 (7.53%) Delivery Manager
7 40 (7.01%) IT Project Manager
8 35 (6.13%) Delivery Project Manager
9 33 (5.78%) Software Architect
10 25 (4.38%) Senior Manager
11 23 (4.03%) .NET Developer
12 22 (3.85%) Consultant
13 20 (3.50%) Lead Architect
14 19 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
15 18 (3.15%) Business Analyst
15 18 (3.15%) Lead Software Architect
15 18 (3.15%) Senior Architect
15 18 (3.15%) Senior Software Architect
16 17 (2.98%) C# .NET Developer
16 17 (2.98%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (13.13%) .NET
2 45 (7.88%) HTML
3 40 (7.01%) Web Services
4 28 (4.90%) AngularJS
4 28 (4.90%) CSS
5 26 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 24 (4.20%) jQuery
6 24 (4.20%) REST
7 22 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (3.68%) HTML5
8 21 (3.68%) SOAP
9 19 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 19 (3.33%) WCF
10 17 (2.98%) LAMP
10 17 (2.98%) Node.js
11 16 (2.80%) JSON
12 11 (1.93%) React
13 8 (1.40%) XML
14 5 (0.88%) .NET Core
14 5 (0.88%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.16%) Enterprise Software
2 35 (6.13%) Data Centre
3 28 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.20%) User Experience
5 18 (3.15%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.98%) Life Science
7 14 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
9 12 (2.10%) iPad
10 11 (1.93%) PMI
10 11 (1.93%) Replication
10 11 (1.93%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.40%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.05%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.05%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.05%) Legacy Systems
13 5 (0.88%) Clustering
13 5 (0.88%) CMDB
13 5 (0.88%) Robotics
14 4 (0.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.33%) Windows
2 43 (7.53%) Linux
3 29 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.15%) Android
5 15 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.05%) Unix
7 5 (0.88%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.18%) VMS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (34.33%) Project Management
2 173 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (14.19%) PRINCE2
4 72 (12.61%) MVC
5 67 (11.73%) Migration
6 62 (10.86%) ITIL
7 61 (10.68%) Scrum
8 57 (9.98%) Microservices
9 56 (9.81%) Coaching
10 55 (9.63%) Service Delivery
11 54 (9.46%) Waterfall
12 52 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 51 (8.93%) DevOps
14 49 (8.58%) Mentoring
14 49 (8.58%) Risk Management
15 47 (8.23%) Analytics
15 47 (8.23%) Service Management
16 45 (7.88%) Line Management
17 44 (7.71%) CRM
18 43 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 104 (18.21%) SQL
2 70 (12.26%) C#
3 56 (9.81%) JavaScript
4 33 (5.78%) PHP
5 29 (5.08%) Java
6 22 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 15 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.45%) Go
9 13 (2.28%) Python
10 11 (1.93%) C
11 8 (1.40%) R
12 5 (0.88%) C++
13 4 (0.70%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.53%) SAS Macro
14 3 (0.53%) XPath
15 2 (0.35%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.35%) VB
15 2 (0.35%) XAML
16 1 (0.18%) Uniface
16 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (12.96%) Degree
2 53 (9.28%) Security Cleared
3 29 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 25 (4.38%) PMI Certification
5 23 (4.03%) PMP
6 16 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (2.28%) DV Cleared
8 13 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.93%) HND
10 10 (1.75%) CCNP
10 10 (1.75%) CISSP
11 8 (1.40%) HNC
11 8 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (1.23%) CEH
12 7 (1.23%) CISM
12 7 (1.23%) MBA
13 6 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
14 5 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.60%) SLA
2 28 (4.90%) PMO
3 14 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.40%) QA
5 7 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (1.23%) GDPR
6 5 (0.88%) Good Clinical Practice
7 4 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.70%) RMADS
8 3 (0.53%) Accessibility
8 3 (0.53%) CDISC
8 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.35%) COBIT
9 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.35%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.18%) GxP
10 1 (0.18%) HL7
10 1 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.23%) Docker
4 7 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.70%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (2.98%) Terraform
2 16 (2.80%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (1.58%) SCCM
4 8 (1.40%) Ansible
4 8 (1.40%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.53%) Puppet
7 2 (0.35%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.18%) FlexNet
8 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.18%) QRadar
Vendors
1 120 (21.02%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.30%) VMware
3 33 (5.78%) SAP
4 26 (4.55%) Oracle
5 25 (4.38%) Cisco
6 12 (2.10%) Elastic Path
6 12 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (2.10%) Veeam
7 11 (1.93%) Remedy
8 10 (1.75%) Informatica
8 10 (1.75%) Meraki
9 9 (1.58%) Citrix
10 8 (1.40%) Ericsson
10 8 (1.40%) MuleSoft
11 6 (1.05%) Dell
11 6 (1.05%) F5
11 6 (1.05%) NetApp
11 6 (1.05%) Sage
12 5 (0.88%) IBM
12 5 (0.88%) JD Edwards