Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 31 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 2,216 2,023 2,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.48% 6.95% 7.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.35% 7.80% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,755 1,556 2,404
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £33,350 £31,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £74,850
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 26,533 25,941 32,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.53% 89.09% 89.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21,930 21,449 27,535
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,875 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +8 911 £52,500 +1.94% 95
Hampshire +5 503 £55,000 +15.79% 33
Berkshire -4 500 £55,000 +4.76% 48
Surrey -3 437 £52,500 +5.00% 34
Buckinghamshire +23 251 £45,000 -6.25% 26
Oxfordshire -8 167 £50,000 +5.26% 21
West Sussex +23 161 £50,000 - 24
East Sussex -24 104 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Kent +11 78 £46,250 +3.93% 6
Middlesex +14 8 £31,500 -33.68%
Home Counties +4 2 £75,000 +36.36%
Sussex -10 1 - -
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 829 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 560 (25.27%) PRINCE2
3 517 (23.33%) Finance
4 429 (19.36%) Degree
5 428 (19.31%) Microsoft
6 293 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 290 (13.09%) ITIL
8 287 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
9 275 (12.41%) SQL
10 273 (12.32%) Scrum
11 267 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
12 265 (11.96%) Waterfall
13 250 (11.28%) SDLC
14 236 (10.65%) Change Management
15 220 (9.93%) Business Analysis
16 218 (9.84%) .NET
16 218 (9.84%) Windows
17 201 (9.07%) Management Information System
18 195 (8.80%) JavaScript
19 193 (8.71%) PMI Certification
20 189 (8.53%) Microsoft Office
21 183 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
22 176 (7.94%) CRM
23 171 (7.72%) PMO
24 169 (7.63%) SQL Server
25 167 (7.54%) Oracle
26 164 (7.40%) SAP
27 162 (7.31%) Continuous Improvement
28 157 (7.08%) Microsoft Project
29 156 (7.04%) Mentoring

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 91 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 64 (2.89%) CMS
3 48 (2.17%) IIS
4 41 (1.85%) Confluence
5 39 (1.76%) JBoss
5 39 (1.76%) WebLogic
6 30 (1.35%) Apache
7 25 (1.13%) MS Exchange
8 24 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
9 16 (0.72%) WordPress
10 14 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.59%) Drupal
12 9 (0.41%) Skype for Business
13 8 (0.36%) ArcGIS
14 7 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.27%) Apache Spark
16 5 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 5 (0.23%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 189 (8.53%) Microsoft Office
2 157 (7.08%) Microsoft Project
3 117 (5.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 62 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 59 (2.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.36%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.14%) HipChat
10 2 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.090%) InVision
11 1 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.045%) SPSS
11 1 (0.045%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 54 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
3 22 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
4 21 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
5 18 (0.81%) SAP CO
5 18 (0.81%) SAP FI
5 18 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (0.59%) SAP ERP
7 11 (0.50%) NetSuite
8 10 (0.45%) SAP SD
8 10 (0.45%) Workfront
9 8 (0.36%) Primavera
10 6 (0.27%) WebTrends
11 5 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
11 5 (0.23%) SAP BPC
11 5 (0.23%) SAP MM
11 5 (0.23%) SAP PP
11 5 (0.23%) SAP PS
12 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 183 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 143 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 135 (6.09%) SaaS
4 126 (5.69%) Office 365
5 69 (3.11%) PaaS
6 64 (2.89%) IaaS
7 34 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
8 28 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (1.08%) GitHub
10 22 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
11 15 (0.68%) npm
12 14 (0.63%) Serverless
13 13 (0.59%) Google Analytics
14 11 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
15 8 (0.36%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
15 8 (0.36%) Heroku
16 7 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
16 7 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
16 7 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.20%) Internet
2 57 (2.57%) Firewall
3 50 (2.26%) WAN
4 46 (2.08%) LAN
5 40 (1.81%) DNS
6 32 (1.44%) Network Security
7 29 (1.31%) VPN
8 28 (1.26%) DHCP
8 28 (1.26%) TCP/IP
8 28 (1.26%) VoIP
9 21 (0.95%) Skype
10 20 (0.90%) SAN
11 18 (0.81%) Ethernet
12 16 (0.72%) MPLS
12 16 (0.72%) Software-Defined Networking
13 15 (0.68%) Intranet
14 14 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (0.54%) SMS
17 11 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 39 (1.76%) MySQL
3 38 (1.71%) Power BI
4 37 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 34 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 32 (1.44%) Big Data
8 29 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
8 29 (1.31%) RDBMS
9 28 (1.26%) Oracle Exadata
10 27 (1.22%) Hadoop
11 24 (1.08%) GIS
11 24 (1.08%) MongoDB
12 17 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (0.72%) Oracle Database
13 16 (0.72%) SAP HANA
14 13 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (0.54%) MS Access
15 12 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 152 (6.86%) JIRA
2 76 (3.43%) Git (software)
3 48 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (1.53%) Visual Studio
5 32 (1.44%) Jenkins
6 20 (0.90%) Subversion
7 16 (0.72%) Selenium
8 11 (0.50%) Bower
8 11 (0.50%) Gerrit
8 11 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (0.50%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (0.32%) Ant
10 7 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (0.32%) gulp
10 7 (0.32%) Maven
10 7 (0.32%) PowerBuilder
10 7 (0.32%) Toad
11 4 (0.18%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.18%) Vagrant
General
1 517 (23.33%) Finance
2 132 (5.96%) Marketing
3 98 (4.42%) Retail
4 97 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 49 (2.21%) Manufacturing
6 45 (2.03%) Legal
7 38 (1.71%) German Language
8 36 (1.62%) Back Office
8 36 (1.62%) French Language
9 31 (1.40%) Advertising
10 30 (1.35%) Electronics
10 30 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 22 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 20 (0.90%) Banking
13 19 (0.86%) Billing
14 18 (0.81%) Games
15 17 (0.77%) Publishing
16 13 (0.59%) Dutch Language
17 12 (0.54%) Automotive
18 11 (0.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 660 (29.78%) Project Manager
2 240 (10.83%) Analyst
3 221 (9.97%) IT Manager
4 186 (8.39%) Developer
5 171 (7.72%) Consultant
6 150 (6.77%) IT Project Manager
7 128 (5.78%) Architect
8 114 (5.14%) Business Analyst
9 113 (5.10%) Senior Manager
10 95 (4.29%) Senior Project Manager
11 86 (3.88%) Infrastructure Manager
12 79 (3.56%) Delivery Manager
13 78 (3.52%) Software Manager
14 73 (3.29%) Software Project Manager
15 72 (3.25%) Programme Manager
16 70 (3.16%) Development Manager
17 56 (2.53%) Junior
18 55 (2.48%) Digital Project Manager
19 54 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
20 53 (2.39%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (9.84%) .NET
2 119 (5.37%) HTML
3 91 (4.11%) jQuery
4 78 (3.52%) ASP.NET
5 72 (3.25%) CSS
6 57 (2.57%) Ajax
7 56 (2.53%) AngularJS
8 54 (2.44%) XML
9 43 (1.94%) Middleware
10 40 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (1.67%) .NET Framework
12 36 (1.62%) Web Services
13 35 (1.58%) LAMP
14 33 (1.49%) JSON
14 33 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 33 (1.49%) WPF
15 28 (1.26%) Node.js
16 27 (1.22%) CSS3
17 26 (1.17%) HTML5
17 26 (1.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 267 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 201 (9.07%) Management Information System
3 134 (6.05%) Self-Motivation
4 114 (5.14%) Data Centre
5 106 (4.78%) Computer Science
6 104 (4.69%) PMI
7 101 (4.56%) User Experience
8 69 (3.11%) Mobile App
9 38 (1.71%) Virtual Team
10 33 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (1.17%) Driving Licence
12 23 (1.04%) Life Science
13 21 (0.95%) Algorithms
14 20 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
15 18 (0.81%) FMCG
15 18 (0.81%) Social Media
16 17 (0.77%) iSeries
17 15 (0.68%) Mainframe
17 15 (0.68%) Social Network
18 14 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 218 (9.84%) Windows
2 114 (5.14%) Linux
3 92 (4.15%) Windows Server
4 52 (2.35%) Unix
5 37 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (1.26%) AIX
7 24 (1.08%) Windows 10
8 23 (1.04%) Solaris
9 21 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (0.81%) Apple iOS
11 17 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.59%) Android
13 10 (0.45%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.36%) HPUX
15 5 (0.23%) VMS
16 4 (0.18%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
18 2 (0.090%) CentOS
18 2 (0.090%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.090%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 829 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 560 (25.27%) PRINCE2
3 293 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 290 (13.09%) ITIL
5 287 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
6 273 (12.32%) Scrum
7 265 (11.96%) Waterfall
8 250 (11.28%) SDLC
9 236 (10.65%) Change Management
10 220 (9.93%) Business Analysis
11 176 (7.94%) CRM
12 162 (7.31%) Continuous Improvement
13 156 (7.04%) Mentoring
14 155 (6.99%) ERP
15 134 (6.05%) Decision-Making
15 134 (6.05%) Migration
15 134 (6.05%) Time Management
16 128 (5.78%) Enterprise Architecture
17 122 (5.51%) Risk Management
18 120 (5.42%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 275 (12.41%) SQL
2 195 (8.80%) JavaScript
3 151 (6.81%) Java
4 141 (6.36%) C#
5 80 (3.61%) PHP
6 69 (3.11%) C
7 66 (2.98%) Python
8 27 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 24 (1.08%) PowerShell
10 23 (1.04%) Ruby
11 19 (0.86%) VBA
12 17 (0.77%) PL/SQL
13 16 (0.72%) C++
14 14 (0.63%) Shell Script
15 13 (0.59%) Perl
16 11 (0.50%) Scala
17 9 (0.41%) ABAP
18 7 (0.32%) Embedded C
18 7 (0.32%) TypeScript
19 6 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 429 (19.36%) Degree
2 193 (8.71%) PMI Certification
3 148 (6.68%) Security Cleared
4 138 (6.23%) PMP
5 78 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 72 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 68 (3.07%) SC Cleared
8 52 (2.35%) MCSE
9 51 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 45 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
11 31 (1.40%) APMP
11 31 (1.40%) ISEB
12 28 (1.26%) CISSP
12 28 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (0.86%) DV Cleared
13 19 (0.86%) MCITP
14 16 (0.72%) MCP
14 16 (0.72%) MCSA
15 15 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (7.72%) PMO
2 155 (6.99%) QA
3 59 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 48 (2.17%) SLA
5 44 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 42 (1.90%) GDPR
7 36 (1.62%) Data Quality
8 28 (1.26%) Cyber Essentials
9 22 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 15 (0.68%) GAMP
11 12 (0.54%) PCI DSS
12 11 (0.50%) COBIT
13 10 (0.45%) PMBOK
14 8 (0.36%) ISO 9001
15 7 (0.32%) DICOM
16 6 (0.27%) ISO 13485
16 6 (0.27%) P3O
17 4 (0.18%) ISO 8583
17 4 (0.18%) MISRA
18 3 (0.14%) EFQM
System Software
1 128 (5.78%) Active Directory
2 64 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (1.90%) Firmware
4 27 (1.22%) Docker
5 26 (1.17%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.32%) XenApp
9 6 (0.27%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.23%) KVM
10 5 (0.23%) vSphere
11 3 (0.14%) HDFS
11 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.090%) vCloud
13 1 (0.045%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.045%) GPFS
13 1 (0.045%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 32 (1.44%) SCCM
2 20 (0.90%) Ansible
3 18 (0.81%) Puppet
4 12 (0.54%) Kubernetes
4 12 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
5 11 (0.50%) WMI
6 8 (0.36%) AirWatch
7 7 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.14%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.14%) SCOM
11 2 (0.090%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.090%) Nagios
11 2 (0.090%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.090%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.090%) WSUS
Vendors
1 428 (19.31%) Microsoft
2 167 (7.54%) Oracle
3 164 (7.40%) SAP
4 107 (4.83%) VMware
5 79 (3.56%) Cisco
6 46 (2.08%) Citrix
7 35 (1.58%) Sitecore
8 34 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
9 32 (1.44%) TOWER Software
10 26 (1.17%) Capita
10 26 (1.17%) ServiceNow
11 24 (1.08%) CheckPoint
11 24 (1.08%) Google
11 24 (1.08%) Juniper
11 24 (1.08%) Red Hat
12 18 (0.81%) Twitter
13 17 (0.77%) HP
14 16 (0.72%) Avaya
15 14 (0.63%) JD Edwards
15 14 (0.63%) Riverbed