Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 27 25
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 2,086 2,101 3,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.93% 7.18% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.82% 8.17% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,762 1,663 2,551
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £73,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +1.94% +3.00%

Project Management 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 26,681 25,727 32,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.69% 87.88% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22,208 21,146 27,656
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the South East

Project Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Project Management in the South East

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in the South East over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in the South East

Project Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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 +4 879 £52,000 -0.95% 120
Berkshire -7 471 £55,750 +6.19% 71
Hampshire -8 452 £53,250 +8.67% 61
Surrey -5 404 £50,000 -4.76% 49
Buckinghamshire +16 242 £43,500 -17.14% 22
Oxfordshire -10 169 £50,000 +11.11% 27
West Sussex +5 146 £49,250 -6.19% 9
East Sussex -25 105 £55,000 -8.33% 16
Kent -5 77 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Middlesex +20 7 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Home Counties +4 2 £75,000 +15.38%
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing Project Management 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 Management.

1 730 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (23.87%) PRINCE2
3 461 (22.10%) Finance
4 392 (18.79%) Degree
5 322 (15.44%) Microsoft
6 278 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
7 273 (13.09%) SQL
8 267 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 257 (12.32%) Scrum
10 254 (12.18%) ITIL
11 234 (11.22%) SDLC
12 229 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
13 223 (10.69%) Waterfall
14 195 (9.35%) Windows
15 194 (9.30%) .NET
16 186 (8.92%) Self-Motivation
17 183 (8.77%) JavaScript
18 175 (8.39%) PMO
19 174 (8.34%) Change Management
20 173 (8.29%) Business Analysis
21 167 (8.01%) JIRA
22 162 (7.77%) SQL Server
22 162 (7.77%) Microsoft Office
23 160 (7.67%) Java
24 155 (7.43%) QA
25 153 (7.33%) C#
26 149 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
27 148 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
28 146 (7.00%) Oracle
29 142 (6.81%) ERP

Project Management
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 79 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 47 (2.25%) IIS
3 40 (1.92%) CMS
4 38 (1.82%) Confluence
5 26 (1.25%) Apache
6 24 (1.15%) JBoss
7 21 (1.01%) WebLogic
8 19 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 14 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (0.58%) MS Exchange
10 12 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (0.53%) WordPress
12 10 (0.48%) SAS
13 9 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.34%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (0.29%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.24%) Skype for Business
16 5 (0.24%) Tomcat
17 4 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 162 (7.77%) Microsoft Office
2 121 (5.80%) Microsoft Project
3 100 (4.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 62 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 52 (2.49%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.14%) HipChat
9 2 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.096%) InVision
9 2 (0.096%) Maya
9 2 (0.096%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.096%) SPSS
10 1 (0.048%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 24 (1.15%) BusinessWare
2 22 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
4 18 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.81%) SAP ERP
6 14 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
7 13 (0.62%) SAP CO
7 13 (0.62%) SAP FI
7 13 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (0.53%) NetSuite
9 9 (0.43%) Workfront
10 8 (0.38%) SAP SD
11 7 (0.34%) Primavera
11 7 (0.34%) SAP PP
12 6 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 5 (0.24%) SAP WM
14 4 (0.19%) Elite 3E
14 4 (0.19%) Magento
14 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
14 4 (0.19%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 149 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 148 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
3 125 (5.99%) SaaS
4 100 (4.79%) Office 365
5 42 (2.01%) IaaS
6 26 (1.25%) PaaS
7 22 (1.05%) GitHub
8 18 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
9 13 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.53%) Google Analytics
11 10 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (0.48%) Heroku
12 9 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.29%) Trello
14 5 (0.24%) npm
14 5 (0.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 5 (0.24%) Slack
14 5 (0.24%) Yammer
15 4 (0.19%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.19%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (2.83%) WAN
2 57 (2.73%) Firewall
3 56 (2.68%) Internet
3 56 (2.68%) LAN
4 33 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 32 (1.53%) VPN
6 30 (1.44%) DNS
7 21 (1.01%) DHCP
7 21 (1.01%) Network Security
8 20 (0.96%) VoIP
9 19 (0.91%) Skype
10 17 (0.81%) Intranet
11 16 (0.77%) Ethernet
12 15 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (0.62%) MPLS
13 13 (0.62%) Wireless
14 12 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (0.58%) SAN
15 9 (0.43%) OSPF
15 9 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 39 (1.87%) MySQL
3 31 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 30 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 29 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (1.25%) Big Data
6 26 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 25 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 23 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 22 (1.05%) GIS
9 22 (1.05%) RDBMS
10 17 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (0.81%) Power BI
11 15 (0.72%) Hadoop
12 14 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
12 14 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (0.58%) Redis
15 11 (0.53%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 167 (8.01%) JIRA
2 69 (3.31%) Git (software)
3 41 (1.97%) Visual Studio
4 29 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (1.01%) Subversion
6 18 (0.86%) Selenium
7 17 (0.81%) Jenkins
8 12 (0.58%) Cucumber
9 9 (0.43%) HP UFT
9 9 (0.43%) LoadRunner
9 9 (0.43%) Zephyr
10 7 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
10 7 (0.34%) Toad
10 7 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.24%) gulp
12 4 (0.19%) Gerrit
12 4 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 461 (22.10%) Finance
2 120 (5.75%) Retail
3 118 (5.66%) Marketing
4 91 (4.36%) Telecoms
5 44 (2.11%) Legal
6 43 (2.06%) German Language
7 34 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.53%) Back Office
9 29 (1.39%) French Language
9 29 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 27 (1.29%) Advertising
11 26 (1.25%) Electronics
12 22 (1.05%) Financial Institution
13 20 (0.96%) Games
14 18 (0.86%) Publishing
15 17 (0.81%) Billing
16 15 (0.72%) Banking
17 11 (0.53%) Dutch Language
18 9 (0.43%) Law
19 7 (0.34%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 613 (29.39%) Project Manager
2 254 (12.18%) Analyst
3 207 (9.92%) Developer
3 207 (9.92%) IT Manager
4 171 (8.20%) Consultant
5 156 (7.48%) IT Project Manager
6 117 (5.61%) Architect
7 110 (5.27%) Business Analyst
8 89 (4.27%) Senior Manager
9 78 (3.74%) Infrastructure Manager
9 78 (3.74%) Senior Project Manager
10 77 (3.69%) Software Manager
11 76 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
12 72 (3.45%) Software Project Manager
13 65 (3.12%) Junior
14 60 (2.88%) Development Manager
14 60 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
15 56 (2.68%) Digital Project Manager
16 55 (2.64%) Programme Manager
17 53 (2.54%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (9.30%) .NET
2 128 (6.14%) HTML
3 93 (4.46%) ASP.NET
4 86 (4.12%) jQuery
5 82 (3.93%) CSS
6 65 (3.12%) XML
7 55 (2.64%) Ajax
8 54 (2.59%) AngularJS
9 48 (2.30%) Middleware
10 45 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (1.87%) .NET Framework
12 35 (1.68%) LAMP
12 35 (1.68%) Web Services
13 32 (1.53%) JSON
14 31 (1.49%) HTML5
15 30 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 29 (1.39%) WPF
17 27 (1.29%) REST
18 26 (1.25%) Django
18 26 (1.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 229 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 186 (8.92%) Self-Motivation
3 119 (5.70%) Management Information System
4 95 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 82 (3.93%) Data Centre
6 79 (3.79%) User Experience
7 75 (3.60%) PMI
8 64 (3.07%) Mobile App
9 35 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (1.68%) Virtual Team
10 27 (1.29%) Algorithms
11 25 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
12 24 (1.15%) Driving Licence
13 19 (0.91%) Life Science
14 17 (0.81%) Social Network
15 15 (0.72%) Hedge funds
15 15 (0.72%) iSeries
16 14 (0.67%) Mainframe
17 13 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
17 13 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 195 (9.35%) Windows
2 89 (4.27%) Windows Server
3 85 (4.07%) Linux
4 54 (2.59%) Unix
5 52 (2.49%) AIX
6 27 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (0.96%) Windows 10
8 19 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.58%) Solaris
11 11 (0.53%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.48%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.34%) Android
14 4 (0.19%) HPUX
15 2 (0.096%) CentOS
15 2 (0.096%) SUSE
15 2 (0.096%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.048%) Robot Operating System
16 1 (0.048%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (23.87%) PRINCE2
3 278 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 267 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 257 (12.32%) Scrum
6 254 (12.18%) ITIL
7 234 (11.22%) SDLC
8 223 (10.69%) Waterfall
9 174 (8.34%) Change Management
10 173 (8.29%) Business Analysis
11 142 (6.81%) ERP
12 138 (6.62%) Mentoring
13 125 (5.99%) Software Delivery
14 118 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
14 118 (5.66%) Time Management
15 117 (5.61%) CRM
16 109 (5.23%) Migration
17 108 (5.18%) Decision-Making
18 104 (4.99%) Coaching
19 101 (4.84%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 273 (13.09%) SQL
2 183 (8.77%) JavaScript
3 160 (7.67%) Java
4 153 (7.33%) C#
5 84 (4.03%) PHP
6 68 (3.26%) Python
7 53 (2.54%) C
8 33 (1.58%) C++
9 29 (1.39%) PowerShell
10 27 (1.29%) T-SQL
11 25 (1.20%) Ruby
12 17 (0.81%) Perl
12 17 (0.81%) VB.NET
13 16 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 14 (0.67%) VBA
15 8 (0.38%) ABAP
15 8 (0.38%) Embedded C
15 8 (0.38%) R
16 7 (0.34%) Apex Code
16 7 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 392 (18.79%) Degree
2 139 (6.66%) PMI Certification
3 112 (5.37%) Security Cleared
4 111 (5.32%) PMP
5 72 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 50 (2.40%) SC Cleared
7 45 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 44 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 40 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
10 35 (1.68%) APMP
11 25 (1.20%) MCSE
12 23 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (1.05%) CISSP
14 21 (1.01%) ISEB
15 19 (0.91%) ISTQB
16 12 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (0.58%) PhD
17 11 (0.53%) DV Cleared
18 10 (0.48%) ACCA
18 10 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (8.39%) PMO
2 155 (7.43%) QA
3 47 (2.25%) SLA
4 41 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 27 (1.29%) GDPR
6 27 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 17 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
8 16 (0.77%) Data Quality
9 14 (0.67%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.38%) GAMP
11 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.34%) P3O
12 6 (0.29%) ISO 13485
13 5 (0.24%) MISRA
14 4 (0.19%) PMBOK
15 3 (0.14%) EFQM
15 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 2 (0.096%) COBIT
16 2 (0.096%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 90 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 54 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 30 (1.44%) Firmware
5 21 (1.01%) Docker
6 16 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.19%) vSphere
9 3 (0.14%) HDFS
9 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.096%) XenApp
10 2 (0.096%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.048%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.048%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.048%) KVM
11 1 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.048%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 23 (1.10%) SCCM
2 13 (0.62%) Kubernetes
3 11 (0.53%) WMI
4 10 (0.48%) Puppet
5 9 (0.43%) Ansible
5 9 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (0.24%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (0.19%) CASB
8 4 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.19%) SCOM
8 4 (0.19%) vRealize
9 3 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (0.14%) SELinux
10 2 (0.096%) Kibana
10 2 (0.096%) logstash
Vendors
1 322 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 146 (7.00%) Oracle
3 119 (5.70%) SAP
4 98 (4.70%) VMware
5 68 (3.26%) Cisco
6 50 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
7 47 (2.25%) Citrix
8 42 (2.01%) webMethods
9 27 (1.29%) Ab Initio
10 26 (1.25%) TOWER Software
11 25 (1.20%) Google
11 25 (1.20%) HP
12 24 (1.15%) Vitria
13 22 (1.05%) Juniper
14 21 (1.01%) CheckPoint
15 19 (0.91%) Red Hat
16 17 (0.81%) Capita
16 17 (0.81%) Sitecore
17 16 (0.77%) Adobe
18 15 (0.72%) Veeam