The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 69 48
Rank change year-on-year -7 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 534 717 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.69% 3.88% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 4.00% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 441 595 935
Median salary £50,000 £51,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% +0.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 13973 17912 20759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.60% 96.94% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11705 15216 16890
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in the South East

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the South East.

Salary trend for Project Manager in the South East

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in the South East

Project Manager
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 Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -8 126 £50,000 -9.09% 14
Hampshire +15 112 £51,000 +2.00% 20
Surrey -25 98 £48,000 -12.72% 5
East Sussex +31 51 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -8 42 £51,000 +7.36% 12
West Sussex +1 41 £57,500 +4.54%
Oxfordshire +13 38 £53,750 -10.41% 9
Kent -24 11 £51,500 +3.00% 3
M4 Corridor - 10 - -
Middlesex -3 2 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Home Counties - 1 £55,000 -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 676 (64.94%) Project Management
2 427 (41.02%) PRINCE2
3 410 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 297 (28.53%) Finance
5 252 (24.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 162 (15.56%) Microsoft Project
7 153 (14.70%) Degree
8 152 (14.60%) Waterfall
9 141 (13.54%) Scrum
10 138 (13.26%) Microsoft
11 93 (8.93%) Project Planning
12 88 (8.45%) ITIL
13 84 (8.07%) Telecoms
14 83 (7.97%) Change Management
15 77 (7.40%) Retail
16 74 (7.11%) Risk Management
17 70 (6.72%) PMI Certification
18 69 (6.63%) PMP
18 69 (6.63%) Business Analysis
18 69 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
19 67 (6.44%) SDLC
20 65 (6.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 63 (6.05%) Migration
22 62 (5.96%) Microsoft Office
23 58 (5.57%) PMO
24 56 (5.38%) CRM
24 56 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 54 (5.19%) E-Commerce
26 52 (5.00%) Marketing
27 51 (4.90%) Windows

Project Manager Skill Set
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 35 (3.36%) SharePoint
2 33 (3.17%) CMS
3 24 (2.31%) WordPress
4 10 (0.96%) MS Project Server
5 8 (0.77%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.48%) Confluence
7 4 (0.38%) Drupal
7 4 (0.38%) SugarCRM
8 3 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.29%) IIS
8 3 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.29%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.19%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.096%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 162 (15.56%) Microsoft Project
2 62 (5.96%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 27 (2.59%) MS Visio
5 26 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.48%) Niku Workbench
8 3 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.58%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.29%) Primavera
4 3 (0.29%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.19%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.19%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.096%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.096%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.096%) Magento
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.096%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.096%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.096%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.096%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.59%) SaaS
2 14 (1.34%) Office 365
3 13 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.38%) IaaS
6 4 (0.38%) PaaS
7 3 (0.29%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.096%) Asana
8 1 (0.096%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.096%) G Suite
8 1 (0.096%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.096%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.096%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.50%) Wireless
2 20 (1.92%) Firewall
2 20 (1.92%) Internet
3 19 (1.83%) LAN
4 18 (1.73%) Unified Communications
5 12 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (0.96%) Intranet
7 8 (0.77%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.77%) WAN
8 7 (0.67%) Network Security
8 7 (0.67%) VoIP
9 5 (0.48%) ATM
10 4 (0.38%) Extranet
10 4 (0.38%) Skype
11 3 (0.29%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (0.29%) VoLTE
11 3 (0.29%) VoWiFi
12 2 (0.19%) BGP
12 2 (0.19%) Broadband
12 2 (0.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.15%) Big Data
1 12 (1.15%) Data Mining
2 11 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (0.77%) SQL Server
5 5 (0.48%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.48%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.38%) MySQL
6 4 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.38%) Star Schema
7 3 (0.29%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.29%) QlikView
7 3 (0.29%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.29%) Spotfire
7 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (3.65%) JIRA
2 5 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.19%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.096%) LSMW
General
1 297 (28.53%) Finance
2 84 (8.07%) Telecoms
3 77 (7.40%) Retail
4 52 (5.00%) Marketing
5 49 (4.71%) Manufacturing
6 29 (2.79%) Banking
7 20 (1.92%) Automotive
7 20 (1.92%) Legal
8 15 (1.44%) French Language
9 14 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.15%) Spanish Language
11 10 (0.96%) Advertising
11 10 (0.96%) Aerospace
11 10 (0.96%) Electronics
11 10 (0.96%) Military
12 9 (0.86%) Billing
13 8 (0.77%) Back Office
14 7 (0.67%) Games
15 5 (0.48%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.29%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.79%) .NET
2 21 (2.02%) HTML
3 9 (0.86%) Web Services
4 8 (0.77%) CGI
5 4 (0.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.38%) CSS
5 4 (0.38%) Kendo UI
6 3 (0.29%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (0.29%) HTML5
6 3 (0.29%) React
6 3 (0.29%) WCF
7 1 (0.096%) COM
7 1 (0.096%) Mason
7 1 (0.096%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 69 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (3.94%) Data Centre
3 40 (3.84%) Management Information System
4 30 (2.88%) PMI
5 27 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.11%) User Experience
7 19 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
8 18 (1.73%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.34%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.34%) Driving Licence
9 14 (1.34%) EPoS
10 11 (1.06%) Virtual Team
11 10 (0.96%) Life Science
12 8 (0.77%) FMCG
13 7 (0.67%) CCTV
13 7 (0.67%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.58%) iPad
14 6 (0.58%) Social Media
15 5 (0.48%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 51 (4.90%) Windows
2 26 (2.50%) Unix
3 22 (2.11%) Linux
4 12 (1.15%) Android
4 12 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.67%) Solaris
6 5 (0.48%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.29%) AIX
7 3 (0.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.096%) MVS
8 1 (0.096%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 676 (64.94%) Project Management
2 427 (41.02%) PRINCE2
3 410 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 252 (24.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 152 (14.60%) Waterfall
6 141 (13.54%) Scrum
7 93 (8.93%) Project Planning
8 88 (8.45%) ITIL
9 83 (7.97%) Change Management
10 74 (7.11%) Risk Management
11 69 (6.63%) Business Analysis
12 67 (6.44%) SDLC
13 63 (6.05%) Migration
14 56 (5.38%) CRM
15 54 (5.19%) E-Commerce
16 48 (4.61%) Logistics
17 46 (4.42%) Line Management
18 45 (4.32%) Software Delivery
19 44 (4.23%) ERP
20 42 (4.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 38 (3.65%) SQL
2 33 (3.17%) Java
3 20 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 17 (1.63%) C#
5 15 (1.44%) Perl
6 11 (1.06%) C++
7 10 (0.96%) Python
8 9 (0.86%) C
9 8 (0.77%) Ruby
10 6 (0.58%) Embedded C
10 6 (0.58%) Embedded C++
11 3 (0.29%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.19%) Go
12 2 (0.19%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.19%) Scala
12 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.19%) VB
13 1 (0.096%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 153 (14.70%) Degree
2 70 (6.72%) PMI Certification
3 69 (6.63%) PMP
4 65 (6.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 56 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 42 (4.03%) Security Cleared
7 30 (2.88%) SC Cleared
8 24 (2.31%) APMP
9 17 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (1.06%) ISEB
11 8 (0.77%) Master's Degree
12 7 (0.67%) APMG
12 7 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.58%) CISSP
14 5 (0.48%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.38%) PgMP
16 3 (0.29%) CCENT
16 3 (0.29%) CCNA
16 3 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
16 3 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.57%) PMO
2 50 (4.80%) QA
3 10 (0.96%) SLA
4 8 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.19%) COSHH
6 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.19%) GDPR
7 1 (0.096%) COBIT
7 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 14 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.38%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.096%) Firmware
5 1 (0.096%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (0.67%) SCCM
2 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 138 (13.26%) Microsoft
2 38 (3.65%) Oracle
3 34 (3.27%) SAP
4 18 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (1.63%) Mitel
6 16 (1.54%) VMware
7 12 (1.15%) Cisco
8 10 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 8 (0.77%) Citrix
9 8 (0.77%) Cognos
9 8 (0.77%) Tableau
10 7 (0.67%) Adobe
10 7 (0.67%) Sage
11 5 (0.48%) JDA
11 5 (0.48%) Juniper
11 5 (0.48%) Niku
11 5 (0.48%) Zoho
12 4 (0.38%) Google
12 4 (0.38%) Telerik
13 3 (0.29%) TIBCO
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum + £5k Car Allowance + Bonus + Good B
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £50k plus benefits plus bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Car Allw, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Revoco
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £0.00 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £470 - £520 per day
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum benefits and bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + uncapped bonus & benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Additional Benefits
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