Period
to 27 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

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

Project Manager
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 83 107
Rank change year-on-year -19 +24 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 21 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.37% 2.44% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 2.53% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 20
Southampton median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,125 £37,425
90th Percentile £64,500 £62,500 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £54,500 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +3.81% +13.51% -2.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,505 1,265 1,719
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.43% 96.27% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,307 1,067 1,552
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -1.23%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Southampton

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Southampton

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Southampton over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Southampton

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (76.19%) Project Management
2 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Project Delivery
6 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) Azure
8 3 (14.29%) AWS
8 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (14.29%) Public Sector
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) PRINCE
8 3 (14.29%) SAN
8 3 (14.29%) VMware
8 3 (14.29%) Degree
8 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 3 (14.29%) NAS
9 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (9.52%) Time Management
9 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
9 2 (9.52%) Middleware
9 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (9.52%) Billing
9 2 (9.52%) TOGAF

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Azure
2 3 (14.29%) AWS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) NAS
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Public Sector
3 2 (9.52%) Billing
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Project Management
2 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Project Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Commercial Awareness
7 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
8 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) APMP
2 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe