Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 32 28
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 2,139 2,093 2,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.62% 6.69% 7.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.37% 7.44% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,602 1,636 2,132
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.31% +4.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 25,560 28,146 30,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.01% 89.95% 89.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20,913 23,155 25,212
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +6 905 £55,000 +10.00% 125
Berkshire -3 546 £55,250 +0.45% 56
Hampshire +17 437 £52,500 +10.53% 71
Surrey +8 417 £55,000 +4.76% 41
Buckinghamshire +11 223 £47,000 +10.59% 41
West Sussex +3 174 £49,250 -1.50% 10
Oxfordshire +2 140 £55,000 +15.79% 28
East Sussex -7 96 £50,000 - 11
Kent +13 70 £42,500 +2.41% 17
Middlesex -2 15 £57,500 -3.36% 1
Sussex +12 10 £75,000 +7.14%
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 834 (38.99%) Agile Software Development
2 564 (26.37%) PRINCE2
3 524 (24.50%) Finance
4 440 (20.57%) Degree
5 433 (20.24%) Microsoft
6 386 (18.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 317 (14.82%) Problem-Solving
8 309 (14.45%) ITIL
9 298 (13.93%) Waterfall
10 247 (11.55%) Scrum
11 239 (11.17%) .NET
11 239 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
12 236 (11.03%) Business Analysis
13 235 (10.99%) SQL
14 228 (10.66%) Change Management
15 224 (10.47%) Microsoft Office
16 218 (10.19%) SDLC
17 209 (9.77%) SAP
18 203 (9.49%) Windows
18 203 (9.49%) Management Information System
19 198 (9.26%) CRM
19 198 (9.26%) PMO
20 196 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
21 189 (8.84%) PMI Certification
22 186 (8.70%) SQL Server
23 170 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
24 168 (7.85%) JavaScript
25 164 (7.67%) Microsoft Project
26 161 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
27 157 (7.34%) Risk Management

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 78 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 75 (3.51%) CMS
3 64 (2.99%) Confluence
4 46 (2.15%) IIS
5 34 (1.59%) WebLogic
6 28 (1.31%) Apache
7 26 (1.22%) MS Exchange
8 25 (1.17%) JBoss
9 19 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
9 19 (0.89%) WordPress
10 12 (0.56%) Drupal
11 11 (0.51%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.37%) ArcGIS
12 8 (0.37%) concrete5
12 8 (0.37%) Documentum
12 8 (0.37%) FileNet
12 8 (0.37%) MS Project Server
13 7 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 224 (10.47%) Microsoft Office
2 164 (7.67%) Microsoft Project
3 161 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 78 (3.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 66 (3.09%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.47%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.14%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.047%) InVision
10 1 (0.047%) Mozilla Thunderbird
10 1 (0.047%) UXPin
10 1 (0.047%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 78 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (1.08%) NetSuite
4 22 (1.03%) SAP S/4HANA
5 21 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
6 17 (0.79%) SAP BPC
7 15 (0.70%) Dynamics GP
7 15 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
8 12 (0.56%) SAP CO
8 12 (0.56%) SAP FI
8 12 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
9 11 (0.51%) Infor SunSystems
10 10 (0.47%) SAP SD
11 9 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
11 9 (0.42%) SAP HR
12 8 (0.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 8 (0.37%) SAP Bank Analyzer
12 8 (0.37%) SAP FS
12 8 (0.37%) SAP MDM
13 7 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 170 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 127 (5.94%) Office 365
3 125 (5.84%) SaaS
4 115 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
5 68 (3.18%) PaaS
6 52 (2.43%) IaaS
7 42 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
8 34 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
9 32 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (1.36%) Serverless
11 23 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
11 23 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
11 23 (1.08%) Amazon Kinesis
11 23 (1.08%) Amazon S3
11 23 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
11 23 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
12 15 (0.70%) GitHub
13 14 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
14 11 (0.51%) npm
15 6 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 82 (3.83%) Firewall
2 67 (3.13%) WAN
3 51 (2.38%) Network Security
4 50 (2.34%) LAN
5 49 (2.29%) Internet
6 35 (1.64%) DNS
7 32 (1.50%) VoIP
7 32 (1.50%) Wireless
8 28 (1.31%) SAN
9 26 (1.22%) DHCP
9 26 (1.22%) Unified Communications
10 25 (1.17%) VPN
11 24 (1.12%) Skype
12 23 (1.08%) MPLS
13 21 (0.98%) TCP/IP
14 18 (0.84%) Ethernet
15 14 (0.65%) Intranet
15 14 (0.65%) Software-Defined Networking
16 12 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 44 (2.06%) Power BI
3 42 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 40 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (1.64%) Big Data
6 34 (1.59%) MySQL
7 31 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 28 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
9 27 (1.26%) Cosmos DB
9 27 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (1.12%) Oracle Exadata
11 23 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
12 22 (1.03%) Hadoop
13 20 (0.94%) NoSQL
14 19 (0.89%) SAP BW
15 18 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (0.79%) SAP HANA
17 15 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
17 15 (0.70%) MS Access
18 13 (0.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 135 (6.31%) JIRA
2 57 (2.66%) Git (software)
3 41 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 24 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 22 (1.03%) Selenium
6 22 (1.03%) Subversion
7 15 (0.70%) TeamCity
8 13 (0.61%) Gerrit
8 13 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (0.51%) MSI
10 10 (0.47%) AdminStudio
10 10 (0.47%) Bitbucket
11 9 (0.42%) Bower
12 7 (0.33%) Ant
12 7 (0.33%) Hudson
12 7 (0.33%) Maven
13 6 (0.28%) VersionOne
14 5 (0.23%) Webistrano
15 4 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 524 (24.50%) Finance
2 149 (6.97%) Marketing
3 121 (5.66%) Retail
4 110 (5.14%) Telecoms
5 64 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 47 (2.20%) Legal
7 45 (2.10%) Advertising
8 32 (1.50%) Banking
8 32 (1.50%) Electronics
9 30 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 28 (1.31%) Back Office
11 25 (1.17%) Billing
12 15 (0.70%) Automotive
12 15 (0.70%) French Language
12 15 (0.70%) Local Government
13 12 (0.56%) Aerospace
13 12 (0.56%) Law
14 10 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.47%) Publishing
15 9 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 702 (32.82%) Project Manager
2 243 (11.36%) Analyst
3 203 (9.49%) IT Manager
4 174 (8.13%) Developer
5 126 (5.89%) Business Analyst
6 125 (5.84%) Consultant
7 115 (5.38%) IT Project Manager
7 115 (5.38%) Senior Manager
8 113 (5.28%) Architect
9 96 (4.49%) Software Manager
10 90 (4.21%) Software Project Manager
11 87 (4.07%) Senior Project Manager
12 69 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
13 65 (3.04%) Delivery Manager
14 64 (2.99%) Digital Project Manager
15 57 (2.66%) Technical Manager
16 56 (2.62%) Development Manager
16 56 (2.62%) Programme Manager
17 47 (2.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 47 (2.20%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (11.17%) .NET
2 99 (4.63%) HTML
3 79 (3.69%) CSS
3 79 (3.69%) Web Services
4 74 (3.46%) jQuery
5 61 (2.85%) ASP.NET
6 56 (2.62%) AngularJS
7 49 (2.29%) Ajax
8 39 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 37 (1.73%) XML
10 32 (1.50%) .NET Framework
11 28 (1.31%) WPF
12 26 (1.22%) WinForms
13 24 (1.12%) JSON
14 20 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (0.94%) WebSockets
15 19 (0.89%) EDI
15 19 (0.89%) Middleware
16 18 (0.84%) LAMP
16 18 (0.84%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 239 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 203 (9.49%) Management Information System
3 131 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
4 129 (6.03%) Data Centre
5 111 (5.19%) PMI
6 84 (3.93%) User Experience
7 41 (1.92%) Driving Licence
8 39 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 38 (1.78%) FMCG
10 32 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (1.36%) Virtual Team
12 22 (1.03%) NHS
13 21 (0.98%) Algorithms
14 17 (0.79%) EPoS
15 16 (0.75%) Life Science
16 14 (0.65%) BYOD
17 12 (0.56%) Fintech
17 12 (0.56%) Social Media
18 10 (0.47%) Blog
18 10 (0.47%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 203 (9.49%) Windows
2 102 (4.77%) Linux
3 62 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 36 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 30 (1.40%) Android
6 29 (1.36%) Unix
7 28 (1.31%) AIX
7 28 (1.31%) Windows 10
8 17 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (0.79%) Solaris
9 16 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (0.65%) VMS
11 14 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 14 (0.65%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.37%) HPUX
13 3 (0.14%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.14%) OpenVMS
13 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.047%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 834 (38.99%) Agile Software Development
2 564 (26.37%) PRINCE2
3 386 (18.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 317 (14.82%) Problem-Solving
5 309 (14.45%) ITIL
6 298 (13.93%) Waterfall
7 247 (11.55%) Scrum
8 236 (11.03%) Business Analysis
9 228 (10.66%) Change Management
10 218 (10.19%) SDLC
11 198 (9.26%) CRM
12 196 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 157 (7.34%) Risk Management
14 152 (7.11%) ERP
15 138 (6.45%) Mentoring
16 137 (6.40%) Service Delivery
17 126 (5.89%) Enterprise Architecture
18 125 (5.84%) Information Security
19 120 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
20 117 (5.47%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 235 (10.99%) SQL
2 168 (7.85%) JavaScript
3 149 (6.97%) Java
4 132 (6.17%) C#
5 72 (3.37%) C
6 55 (2.57%) PHP
7 49 (2.29%) Python
8 28 (1.31%) PL/SQL
9 25 (1.17%) C++
10 24 (1.12%) Shell Script
11 23 (1.08%) Scala
12 20 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 18 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 17 (0.79%) VBA
15 12 (0.56%) T-SQL
15 12 (0.56%) VBScript
16 10 (0.47%) VB
17 9 (0.42%) Perl
18 8 (0.37%) Ruby
19 4 (0.19%) RPG
Qualifications
1 440 (20.57%) Degree
2 189 (8.84%) PMI Certification
3 145 (6.78%) Security Cleared
4 131 (6.12%) PMP
5 69 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 64 (2.99%) SC Cleared
7 63 (2.95%) ISEB
8 60 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 60 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 56 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
10 52 (2.43%) MCSE
11 44 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
12 34 (1.59%) MCSA
13 33 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
14 31 (1.45%) APMP
15 29 (1.36%) CISSP
16 26 (1.22%) DV Cleared
17 18 (0.84%) CCNP
18 17 (0.79%) TOGAF Certification
19 15 (0.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (9.26%) PMO
2 145 (6.78%) QA
3 70 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 66 (3.09%) GDPR
5 40 (1.87%) Data Quality
5 40 (1.87%) SLA
6 34 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 27 (1.26%) PCI DSS
8 23 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
9 20 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 19 (0.89%) ISO 9001
11 15 (0.70%) COBIT
12 14 (0.65%) ISO 14001
13 11 (0.51%) PMBOK
14 10 (0.47%) GAMP
14 10 (0.47%) IFRS
15 7 (0.33%) DICOM
16 5 (0.23%) GxP
17 4 (0.19%) P3O
18 3 (0.14%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 126 (5.89%) Active Directory
2 71 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.08%) Firmware
5 17 (0.79%) Docker
6 14 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.33%) KVM
9 7 (0.33%) XenApp
10 6 (0.28%) vSphere
11 5 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.23%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.14%) vCloud
13 2 (0.094%) GPFS
13 2 (0.094%) NFS
13 2 (0.094%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.047%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.047%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 51 (2.38%) SCCM
2 27 (1.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 23 (1.08%) Puppet
4 20 (0.94%) Ansible
5 12 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (0.56%) SCOM
6 11 (0.51%) AirWatch
6 11 (0.51%) WSUS
7 9 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.23%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.19%) HP ALM
10 4 (0.19%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.094%) Failover Clustering
12 2 (0.094%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.094%) Terraform
12 2 (0.094%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 433 (20.24%) Microsoft
2 209 (9.77%) SAP
3 155 (7.25%) Oracle
4 94 (4.39%) Cisco
5 90 (4.21%) VMware
6 38 (1.78%) ServiceNow
7 33 (1.54%) Sitecore
8 31 (1.45%) HP
9 28 (1.31%) IBM
10 26 (1.22%) Citrix
10 26 (1.22%) Juniper
10 26 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
11 23 (1.08%) CheckPoint
12 21 (0.98%) Avaya
12 21 (0.98%) JD Edwards
13 20 (0.94%) Riverbed
13 20 (0.94%) TOWER Software
14 18 (0.84%) McAfee
15 17 (0.79%) Sage
16 15 (0.70%) EMC