Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South East
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 2,293 1,977 2,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.87% 6.82% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.78% 7.62% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,784 1,528 2,269
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £32,987
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,225 £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 26,117 25,930 31,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.67% 89.46% 89.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21,547 21,384 26,347
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +6 898 £54,500 +9.00% 146
Hampshire +13 532 £55,000 +15.79% 53
Berkshire -5 520 £55,000 +4.76% 68
Surrey +2 436 £52,500 - 50
Buckinghamshire +21 244 £47,000 +10.59% 39
West Sussex +24 200 £50,000 - 21
Oxfordshire -2 140 £52,500 +10.53% 39
East Sussex -9 113 £52,500 +5.00% 12
Kent +17 83 £45,000 +0.56% 18
Middlesex +18 12 £31,500 -30.00%
Home Counties +4 2 £75,000 +36.36%
Sussex -2 1 - -
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 914 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 593 (25.86%) PRINCE2
3 560 (24.42%) Finance
4 455 (19.84%) Degree
5 450 (19.62%) Microsoft
6 348 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 325 (14.17%) Problem-Solving
8 321 (14.00%) ITIL
9 305 (13.30%) Waterfall
10 282 (12.30%) SQL
11 275 (11.99%) Scrum
12 268 (11.69%) .NET
12 268 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
13 253 (11.03%) Business Analysis
14 247 (10.77%) Change Management
15 245 (10.68%) SDLC
16 223 (9.73%) Management Information System
16 223 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
17 216 (9.42%) Windows
18 206 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
19 202 (8.81%) CRM
20 196 (8.55%) JavaScript
21 191 (8.33%) PMI Certification
22 190 (8.29%) SAP
23 186 (8.11%) Oracle
24 182 (7.94%) Microsoft Project
25 179 (7.81%) SQL Server
25 179 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
25 179 (7.81%) PMO
26 170 (7.41%) Java

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 87 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 85 (3.71%) CMS
3 58 (2.53%) Confluence
4 46 (2.01%) WebLogic
5 44 (1.92%) JBoss
6 41 (1.79%) IIS
7 33 (1.44%) Apache
8 31 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
9 27 (1.18%) MS Exchange
10 16 (0.70%) WordPress
11 13 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.52%) Drupal
13 10 (0.44%) Skype for Business
14 8 (0.35%) ArcGIS
15 7 (0.31%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.26%) Documentum
16 6 (0.26%) FileNet
17 5 (0.22%) EPiServer
17 5 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 223 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
2 182 (7.94%) Microsoft Project
3 136 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 70 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 69 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.44%) AutoCAD
7 9 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.087%) HipChat
9 2 (0.087%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.044%) SPSS
10 1 (0.044%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 66 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.40%) SAP S/4HANA
3 26 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 24 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.70%) SAP CO
5 16 (0.70%) SAP FI
5 16 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
6 15 (0.65%) NetSuite
7 13 (0.57%) SAP BPC
8 12 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
9 11 (0.48%) SAP SD
10 9 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
11 8 (0.35%) SAP ERP
11 8 (0.35%) Workfront
12 7 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (0.31%) SAP GRC
12 7 (0.31%) SAP HR
13 6 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
13 6 (0.26%) Primavera
13 6 (0.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 179 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 143 (6.24%) SaaS
3 133 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
4 109 (4.75%) Office 365
5 76 (3.31%) PaaS
6 68 (2.97%) IaaS
7 35 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
8 32 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
10 23 (1.00%) Serverless
11 22 (0.96%) GitHub
12 16 (0.70%) Amazon S3
13 15 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
13 15 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
13 15 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
13 15 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
13 15 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
13 15 (0.65%) npm
14 13 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
15 9 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.83%) Firewall
1 65 (2.83%) WAN
2 61 (2.66%) Internet
3 50 (2.18%) LAN
4 38 (1.66%) Network Security
5 37 (1.61%) DNS
6 29 (1.26%) VoIP
7 27 (1.18%) SAN
8 26 (1.13%) DHCP
9 25 (1.09%) MPLS
9 25 (1.09%) Skype
9 25 (1.09%) TCP/IP
10 24 (1.05%) Ethernet
11 23 (1.00%) VPN
12 22 (0.96%) Wireless
13 21 (0.92%) Unified Communications
14 20 (0.87%) Software-Defined Networking
15 19 (0.83%) Intranet
16 16 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (0.65%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 39 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
2 39 (1.70%) Power BI
2 39 (1.70%) Relational Database
3 38 (1.66%) Big Data
4 34 (1.48%) MySQL
5 33 (1.44%) Oracle Exadata
6 32 (1.40%) Hadoop
6 32 (1.40%) RDBMS
7 25 (1.09%) GIS
7 25 (1.09%) NoSQL
8 23 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (0.92%) SAP HANA
10 20 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
10 20 (0.87%) Cosmos DB
11 18 (0.78%) SAP BW
12 17 (0.74%) MongoDB
12 17 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 147 (6.41%) JIRA
2 69 (3.01%) Git (software)
3 52 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (1.66%) Jenkins
5 32 (1.40%) Visual Studio
6 27 (1.18%) Subversion
7 20 (0.87%) Selenium
8 16 (0.70%) Gerrit
8 16 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 16 (0.70%) TeamCity
9 11 (0.48%) Bower
10 8 (0.35%) Hudson
11 7 (0.31%) Ant
11 7 (0.31%) Bitbucket
11 7 (0.31%) Maven
11 7 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (0.26%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.26%) gulp
13 5 (0.22%) MSI
14 4 (0.17%) AdminStudio
General
1 560 (24.42%) Finance
2 139 (6.06%) Marketing
3 104 (4.54%) Retail
4 98 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 57 (2.49%) Manufacturing
6 43 (1.88%) Back Office
7 41 (1.79%) Legal
8 37 (1.61%) Advertising
9 33 (1.44%) Banking
10 31 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 24 (1.05%) Electronics
11 24 (1.05%) French Language
12 17 (0.74%) Billing
13 16 (0.70%) German Language
14 15 (0.65%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.52%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.52%) Games
16 11 (0.48%) Law
17 10 (0.44%) Automotive
17 10 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 712 (31.05%) Project Manager
2 252 (10.99%) Analyst
3 239 (10.42%) IT Manager
4 201 (8.77%) Developer
5 155 (6.76%) Consultant
6 150 (6.54%) IT Project Manager
7 133 (5.80%) Business Analyst
8 124 (5.41%) Senior Manager
9 121 (5.28%) Architect
10 100 (4.36%) Senior Project Manager
11 94 (4.10%) Software Manager
12 88 (3.84%) Software Project Manager
13 84 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
14 83 (3.62%) Delivery Manager
15 72 (3.14%) Programme Manager
16 68 (2.97%) Development Manager
17 66 (2.88%) Digital Project Manager
18 54 (2.35%) Senior Analyst
19 50 (2.18%) .NET Developer
20 49 (2.14%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (11.69%) .NET
2 119 (5.19%) HTML
3 85 (3.71%) jQuery
4 81 (3.53%) CSS
5 74 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 60 (2.62%) AngularJS
7 57 (2.49%) Web Services
8 54 (2.35%) Ajax
9 45 (1.96%) .NET Framework
10 44 (1.92%) Middleware
11 42 (1.83%) XML
12 39 (1.70%) WPF
13 32 (1.40%) JSON
14 29 (1.26%) LAMP
14 29 (1.26%) Node.js
14 29 (1.26%) WCF
15 28 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 27 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (1.13%) HTML5
18 25 (1.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 268 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 223 (9.73%) Management Information System
3 136 (5.93%) Self-Motivation
4 135 (5.89%) Data Centre
5 115 (5.02%) Computer Science
6 114 (4.97%) PMI
7 86 (3.75%) User Experience
8 58 (2.53%) Mobile App
9 38 (1.66%) Driving Licence
9 38 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (1.40%) Virtual Team
11 30 (1.31%) FMCG
12 21 (0.92%) NHS
13 18 (0.78%) Algorithms
13 18 (0.78%) Life Science
13 18 (0.78%) Social Media
14 16 (0.70%) iSeries
15 15 (0.65%) BYOD
16 14 (0.61%) Oracle Exalytics
17 12 (0.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 216 (9.42%) Windows
2 114 (4.97%) Linux
3 75 (3.27%) Windows Server
4 54 (2.35%) Unix
5 33 (1.44%) AIX
6 31 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 25 (1.09%) Solaris
9 21 (0.92%) Android
10 18 (0.78%) Windows 10
11 17 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (0.52%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.44%) HPUX
15 8 (0.35%) VMS
16 6 (0.26%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.13%) OpenVMS
17 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
18 2 (0.087%) Mac OS
19 1 (0.044%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 914 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 593 (25.86%) PRINCE2
3 348 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 325 (14.17%) Problem-Solving
5 321 (14.00%) ITIL
6 305 (13.30%) Waterfall
7 275 (11.99%) Scrum
8 253 (11.03%) Business Analysis
9 247 (10.77%) Change Management
10 245 (10.68%) SDLC
11 206 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 202 (8.81%) CRM
13 158 (6.89%) Mentoring
14 153 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
15 151 (6.59%) Time Management
16 150 (6.54%) ERP
17 147 (6.41%) Decision-Making
18 146 (6.37%) Risk Management
19 134 (5.84%) Service Delivery
20 129 (5.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 282 (12.30%) SQL
2 196 (8.55%) JavaScript
3 170 (7.41%) Java
4 148 (6.45%) C#
5 78 (3.40%) C
6 68 (2.97%) PHP
7 62 (2.70%) Python
8 26 (1.13%) C++
9 25 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 22 (0.96%) PL/SQL
11 19 (0.83%) Scala
11 19 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 18 (0.78%) VBA
13 16 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 15 (0.65%) Ruby
15 14 (0.61%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.35%) Perl
16 8 (0.35%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.31%) Embedded C
18 6 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 455 (19.84%) Degree
2 191 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 156 (6.80%) Security Cleared
4 137 (5.97%) PMP
5 84 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 74 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 63 (2.75%) SC Cleared
8 55 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
8 55 (2.40%) MCSE
9 53 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 51 (2.22%) ISEB
11 36 (1.57%) APMP
12 35 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (1.31%) CISSP
14 28 (1.22%) MCSA
15 24 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
16 20 (0.87%) DV Cleared
17 19 (0.83%) MCITP
18 16 (0.70%) MCP
19 14 (0.61%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (7.81%) PMO
2 165 (7.20%) QA
3 71 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 53 (2.31%) GDPR
5 49 (2.14%) SLA
6 48 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 32 (1.40%) Data Quality
8 30 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials
9 29 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 22 (0.96%) PCI DSS
11 14 (0.61%) COBIT
11 14 (0.61%) PMBOK
12 11 (0.48%) ISO 9001
13 9 (0.39%) GAMP
13 9 (0.39%) ISO 14001
14 8 (0.35%) IFRS
15 7 (0.31%) DICOM
16 5 (0.22%) GxP
17 4 (0.17%) ISO 8583
17 4 (0.17%) P3O
System Software
1 119 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 68 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (1.44%) Firmware
4 22 (0.96%) Docker
5 21 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.31%) XenApp
7 6 (0.26%) KVM
7 6 (0.26%) vSphere
7 6 (0.26%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.13%) HDFS
10 3 (0.13%) vCloud
11 1 (0.044%) GPFS
11 1 (0.044%) NFS
11 1 (0.044%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.044%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.044%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (1.40%) SCCM
2 28 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
3 27 (1.18%) Puppet
4 25 (1.09%) Ansible
5 11 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.44%) WMI
7 7 (0.31%) AirWatch
8 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.17%) WSUS
10 3 (0.13%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.13%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.13%) SCOM
11 2 (0.087%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.087%) Nagios
11 2 (0.087%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.087%) Terraform
Vendors
1 450 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 190 (8.29%) SAP
3 186 (8.11%) Oracle
4 97 (4.23%) VMware
5 93 (4.06%) Cisco
6 46 (2.01%) Sitecore
7 36 (1.57%) Citrix
8 35 (1.53%) TOWER Software
9 34 (1.48%) ServiceNow
10 33 (1.44%) CheckPoint
11 31 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
12 27 (1.18%) HP
13 24 (1.05%) Juniper
14 22 (0.96%) Avaya
15 20 (0.87%) IBM
15 20 (0.87%) JD Edwards
16 18 (0.78%) Google
16 18 (0.78%) McAfee
16 18 (0.78%) Red Hat
17 17 (0.74%) EMC