Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 27 21
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 2,059 2,181 3,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.50% 7.27% 8.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 8.28% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,721 1,810 2,742
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £71,250 £73,750
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 28,169 26,353 34,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.95% 87.83% 88.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23,279 21,690 29,078
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +2 957 £50,000 - 125
Berkshire +2 531 £55,500 +0.91% 78
Surrey -6 388 £51,250 -6.82% 44
Hampshire -22 377 £47,500 -4.04% 54
Buckinghamshire +6 228 £42,500 -9.48% 22
Oxfordshire -4 199 £47,500 +11.76% 25
West Sussex +5 146 £49,250 -6.19% 20
East Sussex -40 86 £55,000 +0.46% 12
Kent -23 81 £50,000 -2.44% 12
Middlesex +14 16 £75,000 +66.67% 2
Sussex -23 1 £70,000 +12.00% 1
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 663 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 521 (25.30%) PRINCE2
3 468 (22.73%) Finance
4 402 (19.52%) Degree
5 324 (15.74%) Microsoft
6 300 (14.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 257 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
8 248 (12.04%) ITIL
9 243 (11.80%) Scrum
10 203 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
11 190 (9.23%) PMO
12 186 (9.03%) SQL
13 184 (8.94%) Self-Motivation
14 181 (8.79%) Change Management
15 178 (8.64%) SDLC
16 172 (8.35%) Microsoft Office
17 168 (8.16%) SQL Server
18 165 (8.01%) Windows
19 158 (7.67%) Waterfall
20 157 (7.63%) Business Analysis
21 153 (7.43%) QA
22 150 (7.29%) Microsoft Project
23 149 (7.24%) JIRA
24 144 (6.99%) .NET
24 144 (6.99%) JavaScript
25 141 (6.85%) Mentoring
26 138 (6.70%) SAP
27 137 (6.65%) Java
28 136 (6.61%) C#
29 134 (6.51%) Marketing

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 59 (2.87%) SharePoint
2 45 (2.19%) IIS
3 36 (1.75%) CMS
4 29 (1.41%) Confluence
5 27 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 23 (1.12%) Apache
7 17 (0.83%) SAS
8 11 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (0.53%) MS Exchange
9 10 (0.49%) MS Project Server
9 10 (0.49%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.49%) WordPress
10 7 (0.34%) Apache Pig
11 6 (0.29%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.24%) Drupal
12 5 (0.24%) JBoss
12 5 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.24%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.24%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 172 (8.35%) Microsoft Office
2 150 (7.29%) Microsoft Project
3 129 (6.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 86 (4.18%) MS Visio
5 84 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.15%) HipChat
9 2 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.097%) InVision
9 2 (0.097%) Maya
9 2 (0.097%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.049%) InDesign
10 1 (0.049%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.049%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.31%) BusinessWare
1 27 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (1.02%) SAP ERP
3 17 (0.83%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (0.63%) NetSuite
5 12 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (0.53%) SAP CO
6 11 (0.53%) SAP FI
6 11 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
8 7 (0.34%) Primavera
8 7 (0.34%) SAP WM
9 6 (0.29%) SAP MM
10 5 (0.24%) Sage X3
10 5 (0.24%) SAP PM
10 5 (0.24%) SAP PP
10 5 (0.24%) SAP SD
11 4 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 4 (0.19%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 114 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 104 (5.05%) SaaS
4 91 (4.42%) Office 365
5 20 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
6 18 (0.87%) GitHub
7 15 (0.73%) IaaS
8 10 (0.49%) PaaS
9 9 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.34%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.34%) Heroku
12 6 (0.29%) Google Drive
12 6 (0.29%) OpenShift
12 6 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 6 (0.29%) Yammer
13 5 (0.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 5 (0.24%) Slack
13 5 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.45%) Firewall
2 69 (3.35%) WAN
3 66 (3.21%) LAN
4 53 (2.57%) TCP/IP
5 52 (2.53%) Internet
6 49 (2.38%) VPN
7 28 (1.36%) DNS
7 28 (1.36%) Network Security
8 23 (1.12%) Wireless
9 21 (1.02%) DHCP
9 21 (1.02%) Ethernet
10 20 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
11 19 (0.92%) OSPF
12 18 (0.87%) BGP
13 17 (0.83%) VoIP
14 15 (0.73%) SNMP
15 14 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (0.68%) Skype
15 14 (0.68%) VLAN
16 11 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 44 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (1.55%) MySQL
4 28 (1.36%) Big Data
5 25 (1.21%) Oracle Database
6 21 (1.02%) NoSQL
6 21 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
7 18 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (0.87%) MongoDB
8 17 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 17 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (0.78%) Relational Database
9 16 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (0.63%) Power BI
10 13 (0.63%) RDBMS
10 13 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (0.53%) GIS
12 11 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 149 (7.24%) JIRA
2 50 (2.43%) Git (software)
3 30 (1.46%) Visual Studio
4 21 (1.02%) Subversion
5 19 (0.92%) Selenium
6 17 (0.83%) Cucumber
7 16 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (0.53%) HP UFT
8 11 (0.53%) LoadRunner
9 10 (0.49%) Zephyr
10 8 (0.39%) Jenkins
10 8 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (0.29%) PowerBuilder
11 6 (0.29%) Toad
12 5 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
14 3 (0.15%) Artifactory
14 3 (0.15%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.15%) Gradle
General
1 468 (22.73%) Finance
2 134 (6.51%) Marketing
3 123 (5.97%) Retail
4 104 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 56 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 54 (2.62%) Legal
7 47 (2.28%) German Language
8 36 (1.75%) Advertising
9 31 (1.51%) French Language
10 27 (1.31%) Financial Institution
11 26 (1.26%) Electronics
12 24 (1.17%) Back Office
13 23 (1.12%) Billing
14 22 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (0.97%) Publishing
16 18 (0.87%) Banking
16 18 (0.87%) Games
17 15 (0.73%) Law
18 12 (0.58%) Italian Language
18 12 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 687 (33.37%) Project Manager
2 248 (12.04%) Analyst
3 209 (10.15%) IT Manager
4 187 (9.08%) Developer
5 167 (8.11%) IT Project Manager
6 163 (7.92%) Consultant
7 108 (5.25%) Business Analyst
8 102 (4.95%) Architect
9 91 (4.42%) Infrastructure Manager
9 91 (4.42%) Software Project Manager
10 84 (4.08%) Senior Manager
11 78 (3.79%) Junior
12 72 (3.50%) Software Manager
13 69 (3.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 68 (3.30%) Senior Project Manager
15 67 (3.25%) Digital Project Manager
16 62 (3.01%) Team Leader
17 58 (2.82%) Senior Developer
18 56 (2.72%) Delivery Manager
19 54 (2.62%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (6.99%) .NET
2 101 (4.91%) HTML
3 75 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 68 (3.30%) CSS
4 68 (3.30%) jQuery
5 57 (2.77%) XML
6 46 (2.23%) Ajax
7 36 (1.75%) Web Services
8 33 (1.60%) AngularJS
9 32 (1.55%) Middleware
10 28 (1.36%) WebSockets
11 27 (1.31%) JSON
12 25 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (1.17%) .NET Framework
13 24 (1.17%) LAMP
14 22 (1.07%) HTML5
15 21 (1.02%) Visualforce
16 20 (0.97%) RESTful
17 19 (0.92%) SOAP
17 19 (0.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 203 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 184 (8.94%) Self-Motivation
3 106 (5.15%) Computer Science
4 97 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 96 (4.66%) Data Centre
6 55 (2.67%) PMI
7 49 (2.38%) User Experience
8 47 (2.28%) Mobile App
9 40 (1.94%) Virtual Team
10 25 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (1.17%) Algorithms
12 23 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
12 23 (1.12%) Hedge funds
12 23 (1.12%) NHS
13 22 (1.07%) Driving Licence
14 19 (0.92%) Life Science
15 16 (0.78%) Mainframe
16 15 (0.73%) Social Media
17 12 (0.58%) FMCG
18 11 (0.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 165 (8.01%) Windows
2 86 (4.18%) Windows Server
3 84 (4.08%) Linux
4 62 (3.01%) AIX
5 35 (1.70%) Unix
6 20 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (0.87%) Windows 10
8 15 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.49%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.39%) Apple iOS
12 7 (0.34%) Android
13 3 (0.15%) CentOS
14 2 (0.097%) SUSE
14 2 (0.097%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.049%) Robot Operating System
15 1 (0.049%) Solaris
15 1 (0.049%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.049%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 521 (25.30%) PRINCE2
3 300 (14.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 257 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
5 248 (12.04%) ITIL
6 243 (11.80%) Scrum
7 181 (8.79%) Change Management
8 178 (8.64%) SDLC
9 158 (7.67%) Waterfall
10 157 (7.63%) Business Analysis
11 141 (6.85%) Mentoring
12 132 (6.41%) ERP
13 125 (6.07%) Migration
14 121 (5.88%) CRM
15 115 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
16 106 (5.15%) Risk Management
17 98 (4.76%) Line Management
18 97 (4.71%) Programme Management
19 95 (4.61%) Coaching
20 92 (4.47%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 186 (9.03%) SQL
2 144 (6.99%) JavaScript
3 137 (6.65%) Java
4 136 (6.61%) C#
5 68 (3.30%) PHP
6 58 (2.82%) Python
7 53 (2.57%) C
8 43 (2.09%) C++
9 35 (1.70%) PowerShell
10 22 (1.07%) Perl
11 21 (1.02%) Apex Code
11 21 (1.02%) Ruby
12 17 (0.83%) VB.NET
13 15 (0.73%) PL/SQL
14 13 (0.63%) T-SQL
15 10 (0.49%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.49%) VBA
16 9 (0.44%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.24%) ABAP
17 5 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 402 (19.52%) Degree
2 118 (5.73%) PMI Certification
3 107 (5.20%) PMP
4 90 (4.37%) Security Cleared
5 67 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 50 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 50 (2.43%) SC Cleared
7 46 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 38 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 36 (1.75%) APMP
10 31 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
11 26 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
12 23 (1.12%) ISTQB
12 23 (1.12%) MCSE
13 22 (1.07%) CISSP
13 22 (1.07%) ISEB
14 21 (1.02%) MBA
15 17 (0.83%) CCNA
16 16 (0.78%) CCNP
17 11 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (9.23%) PMO
2 153 (7.43%) QA
3 32 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.36%) SLA
5 24 (1.17%) GDPR
6 20 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.78%) Data Quality
8 14 (0.68%) PCI DSS
9 13 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 7 (0.34%) GAMP
11 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.29%) P3O
12 5 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
12 5 (0.24%) ISO 13485
13 3 (0.15%) EFQM
13 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.15%) MISRA
14 2 (0.097%) COBIT
14 2 (0.097%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.097%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 85 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 59 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 18 (0.87%) Firmware
5 15 (0.73%) Docker
6 14 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.39%) vSphere
8 6 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.24%) KVM
10 3 (0.15%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.049%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.049%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.049%) GPFS
11 1 (0.049%) NFS
11 1 (0.049%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (0.68%) SCCM
2 12 (0.58%) Kubernetes
3 10 (0.49%) HP ALM
4 7 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.34%) Puppet
5 6 (0.29%) AirWatch
5 6 (0.29%) Ansible
5 6 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (0.29%) vRealize
6 4 (0.19%) CASB
6 4 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.19%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (0.19%) SCOM
7 3 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.15%) Oozie
8 2 (0.097%) Oracle EDQ
8 2 (0.097%) SELinux
8 2 (0.097%) Terraform
Vendors
1 324 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 138 (6.70%) SAP
3 123 (5.97%) Oracle
4 95 (4.61%) VMware
5 84 (4.08%) Cisco
6 57 (2.77%) webMethods
7 55 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
8 41 (1.99%) HP
9 36 (1.75%) Citrix
9 36 (1.75%) Juniper
10 33 (1.60%) Google
11 30 (1.46%) Ab Initio
12 27 (1.31%) Vitria
13 20 (0.97%) Adobe
13 20 (0.97%) IBM
13 20 (0.97%) Tableau
14 18 (0.87%) CheckPoint
15 17 (0.83%) Cognos
15 17 (0.83%) Sage
16 16 (0.78%) Red Hat