Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

IT Project Manager
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 241 295
Rank change year-on-year -16 +54 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 80 105 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.77% 0.96% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.99% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 79 125 64
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10095 10620 11558
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.56% 97.01% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8379 8964 9778
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in the South West

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in the South West

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in the South West

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Dorset +14 35 £48,500 +14.12% 1
Bristol -12 28 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Wiltshire -23 7 £55,000 +18.92%
Devon +12 4 £44,625 -0.83% 1
Gloucestershire +2 4 £44,000 -2.22%
Somerset -5 3 £55,000 +22.22%
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT 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 West region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 57 (71.25%) Project Management
2 41 (51.25%) PRINCE2
3 22 (27.50%) Finance
4 21 (26.25%) Programme Management
4 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
7 16 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 15 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (17.50%) Marketing
10 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
11 12 (15.00%) Office 365
12 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
12 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (11.25%) CRM
13 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (10.00%) Retail
14 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
14 7 (8.75%) SAP
14 7 (8.75%) Electronics
14 7 (8.75%) Intranet
14 7 (8.75%) SDLC
14 7 (8.75%) PMO
14 7 (8.75%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (8.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (7.50%) ITIL
16 5 (6.25%) PMP
17 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
17 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (5.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Intranet
2 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.25%) VoIP
3 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Marketing
3 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
4 8 (10.00%) Retail
5 7 (8.75%) Electronics
5 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.00%) Legal
7 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.50%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.75%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (71.25%) Project Management
2 41 (51.25%) PRINCE2
3 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.25%) Programme Management
4 20 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 16 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 15 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (11.25%) CRM
8 7 (8.75%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (8.75%) SDLC
9 6 (7.50%) ITIL
10 4 (5.00%) Change Management
10 4 (5.00%) Contingency Planning
10 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.00%) ERP
10 4 (5.00%) Software Delivery
11 3 (3.75%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.75%) Resource Management
11 3 (3.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (8.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (6.25%) PMP
4 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) SAP
3 2 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) Veeam
4 1 (1.25%) VMware