Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South East
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 26 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 2,073 2,299 3,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.63% 7.34% 8.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.56% 8.42% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,718 1,932 2,981
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £73,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +2.00%

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 27,412 27,318 35,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.65% 87.21% 87.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22,663 22,339 30,269
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 February 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 25 February 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 +3 974 £50,000 -4.76% 139
Berkshire +2 568 £55,000 - 58
Surrey -9 365 £52,500 -6.25% 63
Hampshire -16 365 £49,000 -1.51% 55
Buckinghamshire +15 226 £41,250 -13.16% 42
Oxfordshire -4 183 £50,000 +11.11% 39
West Sussex +2 162 £50,000 -2.44% 10
East Sussex -42 92 £51,425 -6.92% 10
Kent -17 83 £45,000 -10.00% 22
Middlesex +22 20 £75,000 +66.67%
Sussex -13 6 £70,000 +12.00% 1
M4 Corridor - 2 £62,500 -
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 655 (31.60%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (25.42%) PRINCE2
3 486 (23.44%) Finance
4 401 (19.34%) Degree
5 346 (16.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 338 (16.30%) Microsoft
7 269 (12.98%) ITIL
8 232 (11.19%) Scrum
9 206 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
10 202 (9.74%) Change Management
11 187 (9.02%) SQL
12 186 (8.97%) Business Analysis
13 185 (8.92%) PMO
14 175 (8.44%) Microsoft Office
15 173 (8.35%) QA
16 160 (7.72%) Microsoft Project
17 158 (7.62%) SAP
18 156 (7.53%) SDLC
19 148 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
19 148 (7.14%) SQL Server
20 147 (7.09%) Mentoring
21 145 (6.99%) Java
22 140 (6.75%) Waterfall
23 139 (6.71%) Windows
24 134 (6.46%) Microsoft Excel
25 133 (6.42%) Risk Management
26 132 (6.37%) .NET
26 132 (6.37%) Oracle
27 128 (6.17%) Marketing
28 127 (6.13%) 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 60 (2.89%) SharePoint
2 39 (1.88%) CMS
3 30 (1.45%) IIS
4 27 (1.30%) SAS
5 22 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 18 (0.87%) Confluence
7 17 (0.82%) Apache
8 14 (0.68%) MS Project Server
9 10 (0.48%) Apache Pig
9 10 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.48%) WordPress
10 9 (0.43%) Documentum
10 9 (0.43%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.34%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.24%) JBoss
13 5 (0.24%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.19%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.19%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 175 (8.44%) Microsoft Office
2 160 (7.72%) Microsoft Project
3 134 (6.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 114 (5.50%) MS Visio
5 82 (3.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 12 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.096%) Maya
10 1 (0.048%) InDesign
10 1 (0.048%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.048%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (1.83%) BusinessWare
2 30 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 29 (1.40%) SAP S/4HANA
4 21 (1.01%) SAP ERP
5 16 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
6 14 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
7 12 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (0.39%) Primavera
8 8 (0.39%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.39%) SAP FI
8 8 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (0.34%) NetSuite
9 7 (0.34%) Sage X3
9 7 (0.34%) SAP SCM
10 6 (0.29%) SAP WM
11 5 (0.24%) PlanetPress Connect
11 5 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
11 5 (0.24%) SAP Business One
11 5 (0.24%) SAP MM
12 4 (0.19%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 101 (4.87%) SaaS
2 94 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
4 74 (3.57%) Office 365
5 14 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
6 13 (0.63%) IaaS
7 10 (0.48%) GitHub
8 8 (0.39%) PaaS
9 6 (0.29%) Google Drive
9 6 (0.29%) Yammer
10 5 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 5 (0.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 4 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.19%) Trello
12 3 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.14%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.14%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (4.15%) Firewall
2 69 (3.33%) WAN
3 67 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 63 (3.04%) LAN
5 56 (2.70%) VPN
6 39 (1.88%) Internet
7 34 (1.64%) Network Security
8 32 (1.54%) Wireless
9 25 (1.21%) DNS
10 24 (1.16%) Ethernet
11 23 (1.11%) OSPF
12 22 (1.06%) BGP
12 22 (1.06%) VoIP
13 18 (0.87%) SNMP
14 16 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (0.77%) DHCP
14 16 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (0.72%) VLAN
16 13 (0.63%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 52 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (1.59%) Big Data
3 33 (1.59%) MySQL
4 24 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
5 22 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 21 (1.01%) Hadoop
7 18 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (0.77%) DataStage
8 16 (0.77%) Relational Database
8 16 (0.77%) SAP Data Services
9 13 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (0.58%) GIS
10 12 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (0.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 11 (0.53%) Oracle Discoverer
11 11 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (0.48%) QlikView
12 10 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 114 (5.50%) JIRA
2 32 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 25 (1.21%) Visual Studio
4 24 (1.16%) Subversion
5 22 (1.06%) Selenium
6 21 (1.01%) Cucumber
7 17 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (0.53%) HP UFT
8 11 (0.53%) LoadRunner
9 10 (0.48%) PowerBuilder
9 10 (0.48%) Toad
9 10 (0.48%) Zephyr
10 7 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (0.29%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
14 3 (0.14%) Android Studio
14 3 (0.14%) Artifactory
14 3 (0.14%) Gradle
14 3 (0.14%) Grunt
General
1 486 (23.44%) Finance
2 128 (6.17%) Marketing
3 127 (6.13%) Retail
4 121 (5.84%) Telecoms
5 69 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 60 (2.89%) Legal
7 35 (1.69%) Advertising
8 29 (1.40%) Billing
8 29 (1.40%) German Language
9 26 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 24 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 20 (0.96%) French Language
12 19 (0.92%) Banking
13 18 (0.87%) Back Office
14 16 (0.77%) Electronics
15 14 (0.68%) Law
16 13 (0.63%) Publishing
17 11 (0.53%) Games
17 11 (0.53%) Italian Language
17 11 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 705 (34.01%) Project Manager
2 267 (12.88%) Analyst
3 216 (10.42%) IT Manager
4 193 (9.31%) Developer
5 167 (8.06%) IT Project Manager
6 165 (7.96%) Consultant
7 128 (6.17%) Business Analyst
8 97 (4.68%) Infrastructure Manager
9 93 (4.49%) Architect
10 89 (4.29%) Software Project Manager
11 80 (3.86%) Senior Manager
12 72 (3.47%) Digital Project Manager
12 72 (3.47%) Software Manager
13 68 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
13 68 (3.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 63 (3.04%) Junior
15 62 (2.99%) Senior Project Manager
16 58 (2.80%) Team Leader
17 54 (2.60%) Development Manager
18 50 (2.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (6.37%) .NET
2 99 (4.78%) HTML
3 78 (3.76%) CSS
4 66 (3.18%) jQuery
5 62 (2.99%) ASP.NET
6 52 (2.51%) XML
7 51 (2.46%) Web Services
8 45 (2.17%) Ajax
9 38 (1.83%) Middleware
10 31 (1.50%) AngularJS
11 30 (1.45%) HTML5
12 27 (1.30%) WebSockets
13 26 (1.25%) JSON
14 20 (0.96%) Visualforce
15 19 (0.92%) CSS3
16 17 (0.82%) LAMP
16 17 (0.82%) XSLT
17 16 (0.77%) .NET Framework
17 16 (0.77%) RESTful
18 15 (0.72%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 206 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 103 (4.97%) Computer Science
4 97 (4.68%) Management Information System
5 48 (2.32%) PMI
6 35 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 35 (1.69%) Virtual Team
7 28 (1.35%) Driving Licence
8 26 (1.25%) NHS
9 25 (1.21%) User Experience
10 24 (1.16%) Hedge funds
11 21 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
13 19 (0.92%) Algorithms
14 17 (0.82%) FMCG
14 17 (0.82%) Social Media
15 16 (0.77%) Life Science
16 15 (0.72%) Fintech
17 12 (0.58%) Tandem
18 11 (0.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 139 (6.71%) Windows
2 80 (3.86%) AIX
2 80 (3.86%) Linux
3 71 (3.42%) Windows Server
4 45 (2.17%) Unix
5 16 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.58%) Windows 10
7 12 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.53%) Solaris
9 5 (0.24%) Android
9 5 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.096%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.048%) CentOS
11 1 (0.048%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.048%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.048%) SUSE
11 1 (0.048%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 655 (31.60%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (25.42%) PRINCE2
3 346 (16.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 269 (12.98%) ITIL
5 232 (11.19%) Scrum
6 202 (9.74%) Change Management
7 186 (8.97%) Business Analysis
8 156 (7.53%) SDLC
9 148 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 147 (7.09%) Mentoring
11 140 (6.75%) Waterfall
12 133 (6.42%) Risk Management
13 121 (5.84%) CRM
14 117 (5.64%) ERP
15 115 (5.55%) Coaching
16 113 (5.45%) Migration
17 112 (5.40%) Time Management
18 108 (5.21%) ETL
19 107 (5.16%) Data Management
20 101 (4.87%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (9.02%) SQL
2 145 (6.99%) Java
3 124 (5.98%) JavaScript
4 122 (5.89%) C#
5 53 (2.56%) PHP
6 52 (2.51%) C
7 48 (2.32%) Python
8 47 (2.27%) C++
9 30 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 20 (0.96%) Apex Code
11 18 (0.87%) Perl
11 18 (0.87%) PL/SQL
11 18 (0.87%) Shell Script
12 16 (0.77%) VB.NET
13 13 (0.63%) T-SQL
14 11 (0.53%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.53%) Ruby
15 9 (0.43%) Groovy
16 7 (0.34%) VB
16 7 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 401 (19.34%) Degree
2 101 (4.87%) PMI Certification
3 97 (4.68%) Security Cleared
4 94 (4.53%) PMP
5 69 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 55 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 45 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 44 (2.12%) SC Cleared
9 43 (2.07%) APMP
10 37 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
11 34 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 29 (1.40%) MBA
13 28 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
14 27 (1.30%) MCSE
15 23 (1.11%) CCNP
16 21 (1.01%) CCNA
16 21 (1.01%) CISSP
16 21 (1.01%) ISTQB
17 19 (0.92%) ISEB
18 14 (0.68%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (8.92%) PMO
2 173 (8.35%) QA
3 36 (1.74%) SLA
4 28 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (1.06%) GDPR
6 19 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 12 (0.58%) Data Quality
9 11 (0.53%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.24%) COBIT
10 5 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.24%) P3O
11 4 (0.19%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.14%) ISO 22301
12 3 (0.14%) MISRA
13 2 (0.096%) GAMP
13 2 (0.096%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.096%) ISO 31000
13 2 (0.096%) ISO 9001
14 1 (0.048%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 60 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 57 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.58%) vSphere
5 10 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.39%) Firmware
6 8 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.24%) KVM
8 4 (0.19%) Docker
8 4 (0.19%) GPFS
9 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.096%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.096%) XenApp
10 2 (0.096%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.048%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.048%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.048%) NFS
11 1 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (0.58%) SCCM
2 9 (0.43%) HP ALM
2 9 (0.43%) Puppet
3 8 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (0.29%) AirWatch
5 6 (0.29%) Ansible
5 6 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (0.29%) vRealize
6 4 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.19%) SCOM
6 4 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.14%) Oozie
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
7 3 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (0.14%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.096%) Packer
Vendors
1 338 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 158 (7.62%) SAP
3 132 (6.37%) Oracle
4 91 (4.39%) VMware
5 90 (4.34%) Cisco
6 68 (3.28%) webMethods
7 51 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 43 (2.07%) HP
9 41 (1.98%) Ab Initio
9 41 (1.98%) Juniper
10 38 (1.83%) Vitria
11 29 (1.40%) Citrix
12 25 (1.21%) Google
13 23 (1.11%) Informatica
14 22 (1.06%) IBM
15 21 (1.01%) CheckPoint
15 21 (1.01%) F5
16 20 (0.96%) Tableau
17 18 (0.87%) Aruba
18 17 (0.82%) hybris