Period
to 28 September 2020

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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South East
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 482 1,959 2,294
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.09% 7.63% 7.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.64% 8.41% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 443 1,610 1,856
Median annual salary £54,000 £52,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -0.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,000 £33,375
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,573 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.66% -2.60% +4.76%

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 7,254 23,292 26,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.66% 90.78% 90.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5,905 18,626 22,049
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +3.96% +1.00%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Project Management as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in the South East over the 6 months to 28 September 2020.

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 28 September 2020. 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 -13 172 £52,500 - 50
Hampshire +10 129 £47,500 - 24
Berkshire -22 86 £55,000 - 24
Surrey -5 71 £59,000 +7.27% 7
Oxfordshire +13 44 £47,500 -13.64% 9
Buckinghamshire -2 42 £52,500 +5.00% 17
West Sussex -28 35 £47,500 - 5
East Sussex -22 21 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Middlesex +9 18 £55,000 -8.33%
Kent +1 13 £42,500 -22.73% 8
Sussex +6 6 £38,000 -45.71%
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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.

1 175 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (22.20%) Finance
3 95 (19.71%) Degree
4 94 (19.50%) PRINCE2
4 94 (19.50%) Project Delivery
5 85 (17.63%) Microsoft
6 80 (16.60%) ITIL
7 69 (14.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 60 (12.45%) .NET
9 58 (12.03%) Azure
10 56 (11.62%) SAP
11 53 (11.00%) Scrum
12 51 (10.58%) C#
13 50 (10.37%) SQL
14 48 (9.96%) ERP
14 48 (9.96%) Business Analysis
15 47 (9.75%) SQL Server
16 44 (9.13%) JavaScript
16 44 (9.13%) Service Delivery
17 42 (8.71%) Security Cleared
17 42 (8.71%) Mentoring
18 39 (8.09%) Service Management
18 39 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
19 38 (7.88%) CRM
19 38 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
20 37 (7.68%) Windows
21 36 (7.47%) Java
21 36 (7.47%) VMware
21 36 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
22 35 (7.26%) Waterfall

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 21 (4.36%) IIS
1 21 (4.36%) Smallworld
2 19 (3.94%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.73%) SAS
4 17 (3.53%) WebSphere
5 13 (2.70%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.87%) CMS
7 7 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.04%) Confluence
8 5 (1.04%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.83%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.62%) Orchard CMS
10 3 (0.62%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.41%) Apache
11 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.41%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.41%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 28 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (4.98%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) InVision
6 1 (0.21%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 17 (3.53%) Remedy ITSM
1 17 (3.53%) SAP GTS
2 11 (2.28%) SAP ERP
3 5 (1.04%) SAP LE
3 5 (1.04%) SAP SD
4 4 (0.83%) Carpe Diem
5 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.21%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.21%) Maximo
6 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.21%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 58 (12.03%) Azure
2 30 (6.22%) Office 365
2 30 (6.22%) SaaS
3 24 (4.98%) AWS
4 23 (4.77%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (4.77%) PaaS
5 20 (4.15%) IaaS
6 8 (1.66%) Power Platform
7 3 (0.62%) Azure Functions
7 3 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.62%) GCP
7 3 (0.62%) Logic Apps
7 3 (0.62%) Serverless
8 2 (0.41%) Asana
8 2 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.41%) BPaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (0.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.02%) WAN
2 24 (4.98%) Broadband
2 24 (4.98%) LAN
3 17 (3.53%) Wireless
4 16 (3.32%) DNS
5 15 (3.11%) Firewall
6 13 (2.70%) DHCP
6 13 (2.70%) VPN
7 12 (2.49%) MPLS
8 7 (1.45%) VLAN
9 6 (1.24%) VoIP
10 4 (0.83%) BGP
10 4 (0.83%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.83%) FTP
10 4 (0.83%) IPsec
10 4 (0.83%) Network Security
10 4 (0.83%) OSPF
10 4 (0.83%) Spanning Tree
10 4 (0.83%) SSL
10 4 (0.83%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.75%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.94%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (3.53%) DB2
3 17 (3.53%) MySQL
4 16 (3.32%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.87%) Big Data
8 8 (1.66%) Power BI
9 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.83%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.83%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.62%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (0.62%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (3.73%) JIRA
2 14 (2.90%) Selenium
3 5 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.41%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.21%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 107 (22.20%) Finance
2 27 (5.60%) Telecoms
3 26 (5.39%) Manufacturing
4 23 (4.77%) Marketing
5 18 (3.73%) Legal
6 11 (2.28%) Public Sector
7 7 (1.45%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.45%) Banking
8 4 (0.83%) Billing
8 4 (0.83%) Electronics
9 3 (0.62%) Law
9 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.62%) Retail
10 2 (0.41%) Back Office
10 2 (0.41%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Front Office
11 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Police
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (27.59%) Project Manager
2 51 (10.58%) Analyst
3 48 (9.96%) IT Manager
4 43 (8.92%) Developer
5 32 (6.64%) Architect
6 30 (6.22%) Senior Manager
7 29 (6.02%) Business Analyst
8 27 (5.60%) IT Project Manager
9 22 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (4.36%) Fibre Planner
10 21 (4.36%) Senior Project Manager
11 19 (3.94%) Software Developer
12 18 (3.73%) Senior Developer
13 17 (3.53%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
14 16 (3.32%) Consultant
14 16 (3.32%) Delivery Manager
15 14 (2.90%) SAP Business Analyst
15 14 (2.90%) Security Engineer
15 14 (2.90%) Senior Software Developer
15 14 (2.90%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (12.45%) .NET
2 21 (4.36%) HTML
3 20 (4.15%) CSS
4 15 (3.11%) EDI
5 14 (2.90%) React
6 11 (2.28%) .NET Core
6 11 (2.28%) Vue.js
7 10 (2.07%) REST
8 9 (1.87%) jQuery
9 7 (1.45%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.24%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.24%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.24%) JSON
11 5 (1.04%) EDIFACT
12 4 (0.83%) 802.1X
12 4 (0.83%) CSS3
12 4 (0.83%) HTML5
12 4 (0.83%) Web Services
13 3 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (0.62%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.56%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.73%) Data Centre
4 14 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (2.90%) User Experience
5 11 (2.28%) PMI
5 11 (2.28%) SCADA
5 11 (2.28%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (1.87%) Driving Licence
6 9 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.66%) Industry 4.0
7 8 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.45%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.24%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.04%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.83%) IVR
11 4 (0.83%) Lidar
12 3 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.68%) Windows
2 19 (3.94%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (2.90%) Windows Server 2016
5 12 (2.49%) Linux
5 12 (2.49%) Windows 10
5 12 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.87%) Windows Server 2019
7 8 (1.66%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.66%) Windows 8
7 8 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.62%) Unix
9 2 (0.41%) Android
9 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.41%) Solaris
10 1 (0.21%) CentOS
10 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (19.50%) PRINCE2
2 94 (19.50%) Project Delivery
3 80 (16.60%) ITIL
4 69 (14.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (11.00%) Scrum
6 48 (9.96%) Business Analysis
6 48 (9.96%) ERP
7 44 (9.13%) Service Delivery
8 42 (8.71%) Mentoring
9 39 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (8.09%) Service Management
10 38 (7.88%) CRM
10 38 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
11 35 (7.26%) Waterfall
12 34 (7.05%) Computer Science
13 29 (6.02%) Artificial Intelligence
14 28 (5.81%) Change Management
15 26 (5.39%) DevOps
15 26 (5.39%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 51 (10.58%) C#
2 50 (10.37%) SQL
3 44 (9.13%) JavaScript
4 36 (7.47%) Java
5 24 (4.98%) C
5 24 (4.98%) Python
6 19 (3.94%) C++
7 6 (1.24%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.04%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.83%) PHP
10 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.21%) Perl
11 1 (0.21%) R
11 1 (0.21%) Ruby
11 1 (0.21%) Scala
11 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.21%) VB
11 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (19.71%) Degree
2 42 (8.71%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.39%) PMP
4 25 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (5.19%) PMI Certification
4 25 (5.19%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.87%) APMP
8 8 (1.66%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.66%) Master's Degree
9 7 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.24%) CCNA
10 6 (1.24%) MCSE
10 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.83%) CCNP
11 4 (0.83%) JNCIS
11 4 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.62%) PhD
12 3 (0.62%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.19%) PMO
2 19 (3.94%) COBIT
3 17 (3.53%) QA
4 14 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (2.07%) SLA
6 9 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (1.04%) GDPR
7 5 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.21%) NIST
9 1 (0.21%) P3O
9 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (5.39%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.70%) Docker
3 13 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.87%) vSphere
6 8 (1.66%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.83%) XenApp
8 2 (0.41%) Firmware
8 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (2.90%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.83%) Puppet
3 3 (0.62%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.41%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.41%) SCCM
4 2 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.21%) Ansible
5 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.21%) Terraform
5 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (17.63%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.62%) SAP
3 36 (7.47%) VMware
4 32 (6.64%) Oracle
5 28 (5.81%) Cisco
6 19 (3.94%) HP
7 18 (3.73%) Siebel
8 17 (3.53%) CA
8 17 (3.53%) Hyperion
8 17 (3.53%) IBM
8 17 (3.53%) PeopleSoft
8 17 (3.53%) Remedy
8 17 (3.53%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.45%) Dell
9 7 (1.45%) Palo Alto
10 6 (1.24%) Informatica
10 6 (1.24%) Juniper
11 5 (1.04%) Google
12 4 (0.83%) Citrix
12 4 (0.83%) Salesforce.com