Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South East
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 37 27
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 1,969 2,048 2,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.39% 6.50% 7.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.10% 7.22% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,523 1,713 1,782
South East median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +1.94%

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 24,318 28,356 26,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.27% 89.95% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19,703 23,433 21,801
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 +4 820 £52,500 +5.00% 59
Berkshire +4 525 £55,000 - 23
Hampshire +15 448 £53,000 +11.58% 19
Surrey +9 361 £57,500 +9.52% 7
Buckinghamshire +1 173 £47,500 +11.76% 23
West Sussex +1 165 £50,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -3 122 £52,500 +10.53% 13
Kent +12 70 £38,750 -18.42% 5
East Sussex +1 68 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Middlesex +6 9 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Sussex +33 7 £58,250 -16.79%
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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.

1 714 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
2 569 (28.90%) PRINCE2
3 445 (22.60%) Finance
4 410 (20.82%) Degree
5 394 (20.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 355 (18.03%) Microsoft
7 276 (14.02%) SQL
8 260 (13.20%) ITIL
9 251 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
10 243 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
11 237 (12.04%) Waterfall
12 226 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
13 203 (10.31%) Windows
14 186 (9.45%) Scrum
15 181 (9.19%) SDLC
16 180 (9.14%) Management Information System
17 177 (8.99%) .NET
18 176 (8.94%) PMO
19 172 (8.74%) Security Cleared
20 166 (8.43%) Office 365
21 163 (8.28%) SQL Server
22 159 (8.08%) Change Management
23 147 (7.47%) Business Analysis
24 145 (7.36%) JIRA
25 143 (7.26%) QA
26 136 (6.91%) PMI Certification
26 136 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
27 135 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
27 135 (6.86%) Service Delivery
27 135 (6.86%) Retail

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 86 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 58 (2.95%) IIS
3 38 (1.93%) CMS
4 36 (1.83%) Confluence
5 25 (1.27%) Apache
6 22 (1.12%) WebLogic
7 21 (1.07%) Skype for Business
8 20 (1.02%) SAS
8 20 (1.02%) Tomcat
9 18 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (0.81%) MS Exchange
11 11 (0.56%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.51%) WordPress
13 9 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (0.41%) MS Project Server
15 6 (0.30%) Drupal
15 6 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.30%) Mendix
16 4 (0.20%) Joomla!
Applications
1 135 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
2 119 (6.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 107 (5.43%) Microsoft Project
4 58 (2.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 41 (2.08%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.71%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.15%) UXPin
9 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.051%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.051%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.051%) InDesign
10 1 (0.051%) InVision
10 1 (0.051%) Mozilla Thunderbird
10 1 (0.051%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 26 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.07%) NetSuite
2 21 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
5 11 (0.56%) Oracle Payroll
6 10 (0.51%) SAP CRM
7 9 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
8 8 (0.41%) SAP BPC
9 7 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
9 7 (0.36%) Primavera
10 6 (0.30%) Magento
10 6 (0.30%) SAP ERP
10 6 (0.30%) SAP SD
11 5 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 5 (0.25%) Infor SunSystems
11 5 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.20%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 226 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 166 (8.43%) Office 365
3 123 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 95 (4.82%) SaaS
5 51 (2.59%) IaaS
5 51 (2.59%) PaaS
6 34 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (1.57%) Azure Active Directory
8 16 (0.81%) Serverless
9 14 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
10 11 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
10 11 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
10 11 (0.56%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
10 11 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (0.56%) OneDrive
11 10 (0.51%) BPaaS
12 7 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.36%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.30%) LAN
2 60 (3.05%) WAN
3 56 (2.84%) Firewall
4 43 (2.18%) DNS
5 40 (2.03%) VoIP
6 39 (1.98%) Internet
6 39 (1.98%) Network Security
7 32 (1.63%) Wireless
8 31 (1.57%) Skype
9 27 (1.37%) DHCP
10 24 (1.22%) VPN
11 21 (1.07%) Intranet
11 21 (1.07%) SAN
12 19 (0.96%) TCP/IP
13 18 (0.91%) MPLS
14 15 (0.76%) BGP
15 14 (0.71%) Unified Communications
16 12 (0.61%) IPsec
17 11 (0.56%) OSPF
17 11 (0.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 64 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
3 44 (2.23%) Relational Database
4 33 (1.68%) MySQL
5 31 (1.57%) Big Data
6 30 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
8 24 (1.22%) Power BI
9 21 (1.07%) Oracle Database
10 19 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 18 (0.91%) NoSQL
11 18 (0.91%) OLAP
11 18 (0.91%) OLAP Cube
11 18 (0.91%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 14 (0.71%) Cosmos DB
12 14 (0.71%) RDBMS
13 13 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (0.56%) DB2
14 11 (0.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 145 (7.36%) JIRA
2 43 (2.18%) Git (software)
3 22 (1.12%) Visual Studio
4 21 (1.07%) Subversion
5 17 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 15 (0.76%) Redmine
7 14 (0.71%) Bitbucket
8 13 (0.66%) TeamCity
9 12 (0.61%) Selenium
10 11 (0.56%) Zephyr
11 9 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
12 7 (0.36%) AdminStudio
12 7 (0.36%) Jenkins
12 7 (0.36%) MSI
13 5 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.25%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.20%) LabVIEW
15 3 (0.15%) LSMW
15 3 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 445 (22.60%) Finance
2 135 (6.86%) Retail
3 119 (6.04%) Telecoms
4 99 (5.03%) Marketing
5 66 (3.35%) Legal
6 38 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 32 (1.63%) Advertising
7 32 (1.63%) Billing
8 31 (1.57%) Back Office
9 25 (1.27%) Local Government
10 24 (1.22%) Electronics
11 20 (1.02%) Games
12 17 (0.86%) Automotive
12 17 (0.86%) Law
13 15 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.76%) Publishing
14 7 (0.36%) Banking
15 6 (0.30%) Digital Economy
16 4 (0.20%) Military
16 4 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 661 (33.57%) Project Manager
2 227 (11.53%) Analyst
3 150 (7.62%) Developer
4 143 (7.26%) IT Manager
5 130 (6.60%) Consultant
6 110 (5.59%) Architect
7 99 (5.03%) Senior Manager
8 98 (4.98%) Infrastructure Manager
9 93 (4.72%) Business Analyst
10 90 (4.57%) IT Project Manager
11 81 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 76 (3.86%) Senior Project Manager
13 73 (3.71%) Software Project Manager
14 61 (3.10%) Coordinator
15 55 (2.79%) Senior Developer
16 53 (2.69%) Technical Manager
17 51 (2.59%) Software Manager
18 50 (2.54%) Technical Project Manager
19 48 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
20 47 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (8.99%) .NET
2 88 (4.47%) Web Services
3 87 (4.42%) HTML
4 80 (4.06%) CSS
5 75 (3.81%) ASP.NET
6 72 (3.66%) jQuery
7 43 (2.18%) Ajax
8 29 (1.47%) .NET Framework
9 28 (1.42%) JSON
10 27 (1.37%) WebSockets
11 26 (1.32%) XML
12 24 (1.22%) HTML5
13 23 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (1.17%) Entity Framework
14 22 (1.12%) LINQ
14 22 (1.12%) WCF
15 20 (1.02%) EDI
15 20 (1.02%) REST
15 20 (1.02%) SOAP
16 17 (0.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 243 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
2 180 (9.14%) Management Information System
3 114 (5.79%) Self-Motivation
4 90 (4.57%) Data Centre
5 80 (4.06%) PMI
6 72 (3.66%) User Experience
7 44 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (1.88%) Algorithms
9 32 (1.63%) FMCG
10 28 (1.42%) Public Cloud
10 28 (1.42%) Virtual Team
11 27 (1.37%) Driving Licence
12 26 (1.32%) NHS
13 24 (1.22%) Fintech
14 21 (1.07%) EPoS
15 18 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
16 17 (0.86%) Robotics
17 15 (0.76%) Mobile App
18 12 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
19 11 (0.56%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 203 (10.31%) Windows
2 88 (4.47%) Windows Server
3 71 (3.61%) Linux
4 31 (1.57%) Android
5 30 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 27 (1.37%) Windows 10
7 20 (1.02%) Solaris
8 16 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (0.66%) Unix
9 13 (0.66%) Windows XP
10 10 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.25%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.25%) VMS
13 3 (0.15%) AIX
13 3 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.10%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.051%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
2 569 (28.90%) PRINCE2
3 394 (20.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 260 (13.20%) ITIL
5 251 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
6 237 (12.04%) Waterfall
7 186 (9.45%) Scrum
8 181 (9.19%) SDLC
9 159 (8.08%) Change Management
10 147 (7.47%) Business Analysis
11 136 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
12 135 (6.86%) Service Delivery
13 132 (6.70%) ERP
14 125 (6.35%) Presales
15 123 (6.25%) Decision-Making
16 117 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 117 (5.94%) Software Engineering
17 114 (5.79%) Information Security
17 114 (5.79%) Mentoring
18 111 (5.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 276 (14.02%) SQL
2 128 (6.50%) C#
3 118 (5.99%) Java
4 117 (5.94%) JavaScript
5 58 (2.95%) C
6 53 (2.69%) PHP
7 44 (2.23%) Python
8 39 (1.98%) PowerShell
9 30 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 20 (1.02%) Shell Script
11 19 (0.96%) C++
12 17 (0.86%) Scala
13 15 (0.76%) SAS Macro
14 12 (0.61%) VB
14 12 (0.61%) VBA
15 11 (0.56%) Bash Shell
16 9 (0.46%) Perl
17 8 (0.41%) ABAP
18 7 (0.36%) VBScript
19 6 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 410 (20.82%) Degree
2 172 (8.74%) Security Cleared
3 136 (6.91%) PMI Certification
4 114 (5.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 100 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 87 (4.42%) PMP
7 53 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
8 48 (2.44%) ISEB
9 47 (2.39%) APMP
10 44 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 44 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 41 (2.08%) DV Cleared
12 38 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
13 36 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
14 29 (1.47%) MCSA
15 24 (1.22%) CCNP
15 24 (1.22%) MCSE
16 17 (0.86%) CCIE
17 16 (0.81%) MCP
18 15 (0.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (8.94%) PMO
2 143 (7.26%) QA
3 71 (3.61%) SLA
4 61 (3.10%) GDPR
5 47 (2.39%) Data Quality
6 41 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 27 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 18 (0.91%) COBIT
9 17 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
10 14 (0.71%) PCI DSS
11 12 (0.61%) ISO 9001
12 11 (0.56%) GAMP
13 8 (0.41%) P3O
14 7 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 6 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 6 (0.30%) ISO 14001
16 5 (0.25%) NEBOSH
16 5 (0.25%) SEPA
17 3 (0.15%) HL7
18 2 (0.10%) Def Stans
System Software
1 125 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 86 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 19 (0.96%) Firmware
5 18 (0.91%) XenApp
6 17 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.20%) vSphere
10 3 (0.15%) Docker
10 3 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.10%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.051%) GPFS
12 1 (0.051%) KVM
12 1 (0.051%) NFS
Systems Management
1 75 (3.81%) SCCM
2 30 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 19 (0.96%) SCOM
4 14 (0.71%) vCenter Server
5 13 (0.66%) Puppet
6 10 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (0.46%) WSUS
8 7 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.20%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.20%) Ansible
9 4 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.20%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.15%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.15%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.15%) Terraform
11 2 (0.10%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.10%) Netcool
11 2 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 355 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 109 (5.54%) SAP
3 103 (5.23%) VMware
4 101 (5.13%) Oracle
5 80 (4.06%) Cisco
6 46 (2.34%) Citrix
7 32 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (1.52%) HP
9 29 (1.47%) Juniper
10 21 (1.07%) Dell
10 21 (1.07%) NetApp
11 19 (0.96%) ServiceNow
12 16 (0.81%) Atlassian
12 16 (0.81%) Avaya
12 16 (0.81%) Tableau
13 15 (0.76%) Google
14 13 (0.66%) Palo Alto
15 12 (0.61%) Adobe
15 12 (0.61%) CheckPoint
15 12 (0.61%) Riverbed