Senior Project Manager Jobs in the South East

Senior Project Manager
England > South East

The median Senior Project Manager salary in the South East is £62,500 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 24 July 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 305 227 273
Rank change year-on-year -78 +46 +122
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 52 127 261
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 1.08% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 1.19% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 70 121
10th Percentile £48,566 £57,500 £50,000
25th Percentile £54,375 £60,200 £53,616
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,899 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.63% -6.31% +4.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,563 £73,750
90th Percentile £77,250 £78,875 £80,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,800 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% -6.46% -

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 14,457 10,702 21,184
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.25% 91.31% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9,909 7,316 12,593
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Senior Project Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in the South East

Senior Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the South East.

Salary trend for Senior Project Manager in the South East

Senior Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 24 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Senior Project Manager in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +12 20 £57,500 -5.43% 4
Kent -1 13 £62,500 +2.80%
Berkshire +26 12 £66,250 +6.00% 2
Surrey -50 8 £65,000 -8.77% 1
Hampshire -30 7 £60,000 -1.48% 2
Oxfordshire -17 6 £50,000 -17.76%
Buckinghamshire -1 2 - - 2
East Sussex +4 1 £55,000 -9.69% 1
West Sussex -9 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Project Manager
England

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2024, Senior Project Manager job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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 featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 34 (65.38%) Project Management
2 26 (50.00%) Agile
3 20 (38.46%) PRINCE2
4 19 (36.54%) Social Skills
5 11 (21.15%) Programme Management
5 11 (21.15%) Degree
5 11 (21.15%) Project Delivery
5 11 (21.15%) Business Case
6 9 (17.31%) Decision-Making
6 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
7 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 8 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (15.38%) Project Governance
7 8 (15.38%) Coaching
8 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
8 7 (13.46%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (13.46%) PMI Certification
8 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
8 7 (13.46%) Finance
8 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (11.54%) PMI
9 6 (11.54%) Organisational Skills
10 5 (9.62%) Matrix Management
10 5 (9.62%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
10 5 (9.62%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (9.62%) Mentoring

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.92%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) LAN
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Wireless
2 2 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (36.54%) Social Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
3 6 (11.54%) Organisational Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Public Sector
5 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Fire and Rescue
5 2 (3.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 2 (3.85%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Advertising
6 1 (1.92%) Legal
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Marketing
6 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.92%) Wholesale Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (11.54%) PMI
3 4 (7.69%) Onboarding
4 2 (3.85%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Project Management
2 26 (50.00%) Agile
3 20 (38.46%) PRINCE2
4 11 (21.15%) Business Case
4 11 (21.15%) Programme Management
4 11 (21.15%) Project Delivery
5 9 (17.31%) Decision-Making
6 8 (15.38%) Coaching
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (15.38%) Project Governance
6 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.62%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (9.62%) Change Management
8 5 (9.62%) Matrix Management
8 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
8 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) Java
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) PMI Certification
3 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.85%) PMP
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) GDPR
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Aruba
2 2 (3.85%) VMware