Period
to 5 March 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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
England > South East
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 94 75
Rank change year-on-year -1 -19 +22
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 353 738 1,060
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.02% 3.25% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 3.60% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 299 623 902
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80% +7.00%
10th Percentile £37,334 £36,250 £36,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £58,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% -0.86% +5.45%

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 10,678 20,505 24,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.48% 90.41% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8,421 16,744 20,578
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,750 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -17 108 £56,000 +1.82% 41
Hampshire +13 87 £47,500 -13.64% 13
Surrey +49 73 £52,500 -8.70% 6
Berkshire -27 57 £61,250 -3.92% 26
Oxfordshire +19 28 £45,000 -15.49% 8
East Sussex -6 24 £45,840 -19.58% 1
West Sussex -29 24 £75,000 +50.00% 4
Buckinghamshire 0 23 £56,000 +6.67% 7
Kent +25 18 £40,500 -22.86% 11
Middlesex +4 9 £55,000 - 1
Sussex - 2 £80,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £65,000 -
Project Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 132 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (30.03%) Project Management
3 100 (28.33%) Azure
4 83 (23.51%) Finance
5 76 (21.53%) Microsoft
6 54 (15.30%) AWS
6 54 (15.30%) Microsoft 365
7 50 (14.16%) Windows
8 49 (13.88%) Business Analysis
9 47 (13.31%) Scrum
10 46 (13.03%) Problem-Solving
11 45 (12.75%) SQL
12 44 (12.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 44 (12.46%) Degree
13 40 (11.33%) ITIL
14 38 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (10.76%) Windows Server
15 37 (10.48%) JIRA
16 36 (10.20%) DevOps
17 35 (9.92%) PRINCE2
18 33 (9.35%) Service Delivery
19 32 (9.07%) Active Directory
20 31 (8.78%) JavaScript
21 30 (8.50%) Waterfall
22 28 (7.93%) Continuous Improvement
22 28 (7.93%) E-Commerce
22 28 (7.93%) Migration
23 27 (7.65%) VMware
23 27 (7.65%) Coaching
24 26 (7.37%) Microsoft Office

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 17 (4.82%) Confluence
2 15 (4.25%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.68%) MS Exchange
4 12 (3.40%) CMS
5 11 (3.12%) Joomla!
5 11 (3.12%) WordPress
6 4 (1.13%) SAS
7 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.57%) Drupal
8 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.57%) IIS
8 2 (0.57%) Liferay
8 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.28%) GeoServer
Applications
1 26 (7.37%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (5.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (4.82%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (3.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (2.55%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.28%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 11 (3.12%) Magento
1 11 (3.12%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (1.13%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.85%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 100 (28.33%) Azure
2 54 (15.30%) AWS
2 54 (15.30%) Microsoft 365
3 16 (4.53%) SaaS
4 13 (3.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (3.68%) Power Platform
5 7 (1.98%) Serverless
6 6 (1.70%) OneDrive
7 5 (1.42%) Azure Functions
7 5 (1.42%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.13%) GCP
8 4 (1.13%) PaaS
9 2 (0.57%) Google Docs
9 2 (0.57%) IaaS
9 2 (0.57%) Slack
10 1 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.95%) Firewall
2 15 (4.25%) Wireless
3 13 (3.68%) DNS
4 12 (3.40%) WAN
5 10 (2.83%) VoIP
6 9 (2.55%) DHCP
7 8 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (1.98%) LAN
8 7 (1.98%) Unified Communications
8 7 (1.98%) VPN
9 6 (1.70%) WLAN
10 5 (1.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (1.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (1.42%) Network Security
11 4 (1.13%) 2G
11 4 (1.13%) 3G
11 4 (1.13%) 4G
11 4 (1.13%) Internet
11 4 (1.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.82%) MySQL
3 13 (3.68%) Power BI
4 12 (3.40%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.98%) GIS
7 6 (1.70%) Spatial Data
7 6 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.42%) Tableau
9 4 (1.13%) Big Data
9 4 (1.13%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.13%) HBase
9 4 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.85%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (0.85%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.57%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (10.48%) JIRA
2 10 (2.83%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.85%) CircleCI
3 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.57%) GitLab
4 2 (0.57%) Maven
4 2 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.57%) Postman
4 2 (0.57%) Selenium
4 2 (0.57%) SonarQube
4 2 (0.57%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.57%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.28%) Aptana Studio
5 1 (0.28%) Cypress.io
5 1 (0.28%) GoCD
5 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.28%) Mocha
5 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
General
1 83 (23.51%) Finance
2 20 (5.67%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.38%) Public Sector
4 17 (4.82%) Retail
5 12 (3.40%) Legal
6 8 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.70%) Military
8 5 (1.42%) Advertising
8 5 (1.42%) Games
8 5 (1.42%) Marketing
8 5 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.13%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.13%) Automotive
9 4 (1.13%) Banking
9 4 (1.13%) Czech Language
9 4 (1.13%) Local Government
10 3 (0.85%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 71 (20.11%) Project Manager
2 67 (18.98%) Analyst
3 34 (9.63%) Business Analyst
4 32 (9.07%) Developer
5 26 (7.37%) Consultant
6 23 (6.52%) IT Manager
7 18 (5.10%) IT Project Manager
8 17 (4.82%) Delivery Manager
9 15 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (4.25%) Senior Developer
10 13 (3.68%) PHP Developer
10 13 (3.68%) Senior PHP Developer
10 13 (3.68%) Service Analyst
11 12 (3.40%) Development Manager
11 12 (3.40%) Software Project Manager
12 11 (3.12%) Data Analyst
12 11 (3.12%) Network Engineer
12 11 (3.12%) Software Development Manager
13 10 (2.83%) Applications Manager
13 10 (2.83%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.38%) HTML
2 16 (4.53%) CSS
3 15 (4.25%) .NET
4 14 (3.97%) XML
5 13 (3.68%) JSON
6 11 (3.12%) Ajax
6 11 (3.12%) jQuery
7 10 (2.83%) Web Services
8 8 (2.27%) .NET Core
8 8 (2.27%) React
9 7 (1.98%) AngularJS
9 7 (1.98%) REST
10 5 (1.42%) LAMP
10 5 (1.42%) Laravel
10 5 (1.42%) SAML
10 5 (1.42%) Symfony
11 4 (1.13%) Apache NiFi
11 4 (1.13%) Kafka
11 4 (1.13%) Yii
12 3 (0.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.10%) Management Information System
2 18 (5.10%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (3.68%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.70%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.13%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.13%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.13%) Life Science
7 3 (0.85%) Fibre Optics
7 3 (0.85%) Lidar
7 3 (0.85%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (0.85%) Replication
8 2 (0.57%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.57%) Biotechnology
8 2 (0.57%) LIMS
8 2 (0.57%) NHS
8 2 (0.57%) PMI
8 2 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.16%) Windows
2 38 (10.76%) Windows Server
3 15 (4.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (3.97%) Windows Server 2016
5 12 (3.40%) Android
5 12 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.40%) Windows 10
6 8 (2.27%) Linux
7 7 (1.98%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.70%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.13%) Unix
9 4 (1.13%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (30.03%) Project Management
3 49 (13.88%) Business Analysis
4 47 (13.31%) Scrum
5 46 (13.03%) Problem-Solving
6 44 (12.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (11.33%) ITIL
8 36 (10.20%) DevOps
9 35 (9.92%) PRINCE2
10 33 (9.35%) Service Delivery
11 30 (8.50%) Waterfall
12 28 (7.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (7.93%) E-Commerce
12 28 (7.93%) Migration
13 27 (7.65%) Coaching
14 24 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 24 (6.80%) SDLC
14 24 (6.80%) Workshop Facilitation
15 23 (6.52%) Business Case
16 22 (6.23%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (12.75%) SQL
2 31 (8.78%) JavaScript
3 19 (5.38%) PHP
4 18 (5.10%) C
4 18 (5.10%) Python
5 16 (4.53%) C#
6 14 (3.97%) Java
7 8 (2.27%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.42%) Go
9 4 (1.13%) Ruby
10 3 (0.85%) C++
10 3 (0.85%) R
11 2 (0.57%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.57%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.28%) ES6
12 1 (0.28%) Java 8
12 1 (0.28%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.28%) Perl
12 1 (0.28%) VB
12 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (12.46%) Degree
2 12 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.12%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.83%) CEH
4 10 (2.83%) CISM
4 10 (2.83%) CISSP
4 10 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.55%) MCSE
5 9 (2.55%) PMI Certification
6 8 (2.27%) APMP
6 8 (2.27%) CCNA
7 7 (1.98%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (1.98%) MOS
7 7 (1.98%) PMP
8 6 (1.70%) Master's Degree
8 6 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.42%) CCNP
10 3 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.08%) PMO
2 15 (4.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.55%) SLA
4 7 (1.98%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (1.98%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 7 (1.98%) NIST
4 7 (1.98%) QA
5 4 (1.13%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.85%) RMADS
7 2 (0.57%) CDISC
7 2 (0.57%) Good Clinical Practice
7 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.28%) COBIT
8 1 (0.28%) GDPR
System Software
1 32 (9.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.40%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.83%) Docker
4 10 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.57%) Varnish
7 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (5.95%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (4.82%) SCCM
3 13 (3.68%) Terraform
4 12 (3.40%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.98%) Jamf Pro
5 7 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.13%) Puppet
7 3 (0.85%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.57%) Ansible
8 2 (0.57%) Argo
8 2 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.57%) FlexNet
9 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.28%) SCOM
9 1 (0.28%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 76 (21.53%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.65%) VMware
3 25 (7.08%) Cisco
4 18 (5.10%) SAP
5 11 (3.12%) Meraki
6 10 (2.83%) Citrix
7 7 (1.98%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (1.42%) F5
8 5 (1.42%) hybris
8 5 (1.42%) JD Edwards
8 5 (1.42%) Palo Alto
8 5 (1.42%) Planview
8 5 (1.42%) Veeam
8 5 (1.42%) Zscaler
9 4 (1.13%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.13%) Zend
10 3 (0.85%) Aruba
10 3 (0.85%) Ericsson
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle
10 3 (0.85%) Remedy