Period
to 24 August 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 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South East
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 28 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 2,064 2,226 2,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.90% 7.47% 6.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.67% 8.28% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,586 1,757 1,553
South East median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.95% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £33,150 £32,300
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 23,802 26,879 26,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.07% 90.20% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19,053 22,199 21,499
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,150 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +4 899 £52,000 -0.95% 120
Berkshire +2 559 £52,500 -4.55% 59
Hampshire -10 404 £50,000 -9.09% 60
Surrey -3 314 £55,000 +4.76% 45
Buckinghamshire -1 218 £50,000 +11.11% 36
West Sussex +12 200 £47,500 -9.52% 16
Oxfordshire +8 122 £52,500 +5.00% 27
East Sussex +20 121 £45,000 -14.29% 8
Kent +1 84 £47,250 -0.53% 26
Middlesex +12 17 £55,000 +74.60% 1
Home Counties 0 1 - -
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 754 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (28.29%) PRINCE2
3 539 (26.11%) Finance
4 476 (23.06%) Degree
5 397 (19.23%) Project Delivery
6 352 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 339 (16.42%) ITIL
8 290 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
9 280 (13.57%) Microsoft
10 279 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
11 227 (11.00%) SQL
12 209 (10.13%) Management Information System
13 191 (9.25%) Business Analysis
14 190 (9.21%) Azure
15 189 (9.16%) PMO
16 179 (8.67%) Scrum
17 177 (8.58%) PMI Certification
18 175 (8.48%) SAP
19 172 (8.33%) Security Cleared
20 170 (8.24%) Service Delivery
21 169 (8.19%) Waterfall
22 167 (8.09%) PMP
23 163 (7.90%) Change Management
24 158 (7.66%) QA
25 154 (7.46%) SDLC
26 150 (7.27%) Windows
26 150 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
27 148 (7.17%) SQL Server
28 144 (6.98%) Retail
29 141 (6.83%) Migration

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 46 (2.23%) SharePoint
2 39 (1.89%) CMS
3 24 (1.16%) Confluence
4 16 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 15 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (0.58%) Apache
6 12 (0.58%) Skype for Business
6 12 (0.58%) Tomcat
7 11 (0.53%) MS Project Server
8 10 (0.48%) IIS
9 9 (0.44%) SAS
10 8 (0.39%) NetWeaver
11 6 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.29%) Sitefinity
12 5 (0.24%) Mendix
12 5 (0.24%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.24%) WordPress
13 4 (0.19%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 138 (6.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 118 (5.72%) Microsoft Office
3 114 (5.52%) Microsoft Project
4 89 (4.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 35 (1.70%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.44%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.15%) SPSS
8 2 (0.097%) Adobe XD
8 2 (0.097%) InDesign
8 2 (0.097%) Sketch
8 2 (0.097%) UXPin
9 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.048%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.048%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.048%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
4 17 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
6 12 (0.58%) NetSuite
7 11 (0.53%) SAP ERP
8 10 (0.48%) SAP CRM
8 10 (0.48%) Workday HCM
9 9 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (0.44%) Oracle HRMS
10 6 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
10 6 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
10 6 (0.29%) Primavera
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.19%) Magento
12 4 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
12 4 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
12 4 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 190 (9.21%) Azure
2 119 (5.77%) Office 365
3 106 (5.14%) AWS
4 97 (4.70%) SaaS
5 38 (1.84%) PaaS
6 28 (1.36%) IaaS
6 28 (1.36%) Power Platform
7 24 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
9 19 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
10 14 (0.68%) PowerApps
11 10 (0.48%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.34%) OneDrive
12 7 (0.34%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 5 (0.24%) Azure Functions
13 5 (0.24%) Serverless
14 4 (0.19%) BPaaS
15 3 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
16 2 (0.097%) GCP
16 2 (0.097%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 85 (4.12%) WAN
2 83 (4.02%) LAN
3 56 (2.71%) VoIP
4 41 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
5 35 (1.70%) Firewall
6 29 (1.41%) DNS
6 29 (1.41%) Internet
6 29 (1.41%) PABX
7 19 (0.92%) Skype
8 14 (0.68%) Ethernet
8 14 (0.68%) Network Security
8 14 (0.68%) SSL
9 13 (0.63%) DHCP
9 13 (0.63%) VPN
10 12 (0.58%) Unified Communications
11 10 (0.48%) IP Telephony
11 10 (0.48%) Wireless
12 9 (0.44%) IPsec
13 8 (0.39%) TCP/IP
14 7 (0.34%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (7.17%) SQL Server
2 60 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (1.55%) DB2
4 28 (1.36%) Power BI
5 27 (1.31%) Big Data
5 27 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (1.21%) Relational Database
6 25 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 19 (0.92%) SAP HANA
9 16 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
9 16 (0.78%) MySQL
10 14 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 9 (0.44%) GIS
12 9 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 9 (0.44%) QlikView
13 8 (0.39%) Oracle Discoverer
14 7 (0.34%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 122 (5.91%) JIRA
2 33 (1.60%) Git (software)
3 29 (1.41%) MSI
4 26 (1.26%) Jenkins
5 22 (1.07%) Selenium
6 15 (0.73%) Subversion
7 11 (0.53%) Redmine
7 11 (0.53%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (0.44%) TeamCity
9 9 (0.44%) Toad
9 9 (0.44%) Zephyr
10 8 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (0.34%) JIRA Agile
12 6 (0.29%) LabVIEW
13 4 (0.19%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.19%) ERwin
13 4 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.15%) LSMW
General
1 539 (26.11%) Finance
2 144 (6.98%) Retail
3 122 (5.91%) Marketing
4 111 (5.38%) Public Sector
5 107 (5.18%) Telecoms
6 102 (4.94%) Manufacturing
7 66 (3.20%) Legal
8 33 (1.60%) Electronics
9 31 (1.50%) Back Office
10 28 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 27 (1.31%) Billing
12 25 (1.21%) Publishing
13 20 (0.97%) Banking
14 18 (0.87%) Local Government
15 16 (0.78%) Advertising
15 16 (0.78%) Automotive
16 15 (0.73%) Games
17 14 (0.68%) Law
18 13 (0.63%) German Language
19 11 (0.53%) French Language
Job Titles
1 704 (34.11%) Project Manager
2 216 (10.47%) Analyst
3 187 (9.06%) IT Manager
4 165 (7.99%) Senior Manager
5 150 (7.27%) Architect
6 143 (6.93%) Developer
7 142 (6.88%) IT Project Manager
8 126 (6.10%) Consultant
9 124 (6.01%) Senior Project Manager
10 100 (4.84%) Business Analyst
11 92 (4.46%) Infrastructure Manager
12 77 (3.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 61 (2.96%) Software Project Manager
14 57 (2.76%) Junior
15 54 (2.62%) Product Manager
16 53 (2.57%) Delivery Manager
17 47 (2.28%) Coordinator
18 46 (2.23%) Solutions Architect
19 45 (2.18%) Senior Developer
20 42 (2.03%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (6.54%) .NET
2 66 (3.20%) jQuery
3 58 (2.81%) ASP.NET
4 54 (2.62%) HTML
5 47 (2.28%) Web Services
5 47 (2.28%) XML
6 44 (2.13%) Ajax
7 41 (1.99%) JSON
8 40 (1.94%) CSS
9 39 (1.89%) WebSockets
10 28 (1.36%) XSLT
11 25 (1.21%) REST
12 24 (1.16%) SOAP
13 22 (1.07%) Middleware
14 21 (1.02%) HTML5
15 20 (0.97%) EDI
16 13 (0.63%) .NET Framework
16 13 (0.63%) OAuth
17 12 (0.58%) XML Schema
17 12 (0.58%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 279 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
2 209 (10.13%) Management Information System
3 131 (6.35%) Data Centre
4 125 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
5 77 (3.73%) User Experience
6 60 (2.91%) PMI
6 60 (2.91%) Public Cloud
7 25 (1.21%) FMCG
8 21 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (1.02%) NHS
9 19 (0.92%) EPoS
9 19 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 16 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
10 16 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
10 16 (0.78%) Private Cloud
11 14 (0.68%) Algorithms
11 14 (0.68%) Driving Licence
11 14 (0.68%) SCADA
12 13 (0.63%) Social Media
13 11 (0.53%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 150 (7.27%) Windows
2 120 (5.81%) Linux
3 54 (2.62%) Windows Server
4 44 (2.13%) Unix
5 21 (1.02%) Windows 10
6 20 (0.97%) Android
7 19 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.24%) Fedora
11 5 (0.24%) OpenWrt
11 5 (0.24%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (0.19%) Solaris
12 4 (0.19%) webOS
12 4 (0.19%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.048%) AIX
13 1 (0.048%) CentOS
13 1 (0.048%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 754 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (28.29%) PRINCE2
3 397 (19.23%) Project Delivery
4 352 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 339 (16.42%) ITIL
6 290 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
7 191 (9.25%) Business Analysis
8 179 (8.67%) Scrum
9 170 (8.24%) Service Delivery
10 169 (8.19%) Waterfall
11 163 (7.90%) Change Management
12 154 (7.46%) SDLC
13 150 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
14 141 (6.83%) Migration
15 133 (6.44%) Computer Science
15 133 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 133 (6.44%) Mentoring
16 121 (5.86%) Decision-Making
17 111 (5.38%) Information Security
17 111 (5.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 227 (11.00%) SQL
2 123 (5.96%) JavaScript
3 102 (4.94%) Java
4 94 (4.55%) C#
5 75 (3.63%) C
6 55 (2.66%) Python
7 41 (1.99%) PHP
8 37 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 22 (1.07%) VBA
10 19 (0.92%) C++
11 17 (0.82%) VB
12 13 (0.63%) ABAP
13 12 (0.58%) Ruby
13 12 (0.58%) XPath
14 11 (0.53%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.39%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.34%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.34%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.29%) Perl
18 4 (0.19%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 476 (23.06%) Degree
2 177 (8.58%) PMI Certification
3 172 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 167 (8.09%) PMP
5 115 (5.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 105 (5.09%) SC Cleared
7 71 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
8 49 (2.37%) APMP
9 41 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 38 (1.84%) TOGAF Certification
11 36 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
11 36 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (1.45%) AWS Certification
13 25 (1.21%) ISEB
14 24 (1.16%) DV Cleared
15 23 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
16 22 (1.07%) CCNA
17 20 (0.97%) MCSA
18 18 (0.87%) CCNP
18 18 (0.87%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (9.16%) PMO
2 158 (7.66%) QA
3 69 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 61 (2.96%) SLA
5 36 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 35 (1.70%) Data Quality
7 22 (1.07%) GDPR
7 22 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (1.02%) COBIT
9 19 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
10 17 (0.82%) PCI DSS
11 15 (0.73%) ISO 9001
12 13 (0.63%) NIST
13 9 (0.44%) P3O
14 6 (0.29%) GAMP
14 6 (0.29%) NCSC
15 5 (0.24%) GxP
15 5 (0.24%) NEBOSH
16 4 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
16 4 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 84 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 30 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (1.11%) Firmware
5 14 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.48%) Docker
7 8 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (0.39%) XenApp
8 6 (0.29%) vSphere
9 5 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.048%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.048%) NFS
12 1 (0.048%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.048%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (1.41%) IBM BigFix
2 25 (1.21%) Puppet
2 25 (1.21%) SCCM
3 13 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (0.34%) vCenter Server
5 4 (0.19%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.19%) SCOM
5 4 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.15%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.15%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.15%) Terraform
6 3 (0.15%) WSUS
7 2 (0.097%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.097%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.097%) Nagios
8 1 (0.048%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.048%) QRadar
8 1 (0.048%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 280 (13.57%) Microsoft
2 175 (8.48%) SAP
3 95 (4.60%) VMware
4 78 (3.78%) Oracle
5 69 (3.34%) Citrix
5 69 (3.34%) IBM
6 52 (2.52%) Cisco
7 31 (1.50%) Aruba
8 19 (0.92%) Dell
8 19 (0.92%) Google
8 19 (0.92%) NetApp
9 18 (0.87%) Juniper
9 18 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (0.82%) EMC
10 17 (0.82%) HP
10 17 (0.82%) Tableau
11 14 (0.68%) Capita
12 13 (0.63%) Atlassian
13 12 (0.58%) Adobe
13 12 (0.58%) Workday