Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 35 79
Rank change year-on-year -59 +44 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 23 84 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.64% 6.26% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 6.44% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 85 39
Southampton median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £39,750 £35,600 £34,050
90th Percentile £61,550 £53,250 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,750 £48,000
% change year-on-year -4.52% +3.65% -4.00%

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 1362 1304 1345
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 97.24% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1166 1199
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,649 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,800 £58,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Southampton region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Project Management
2 12 (52.17%) PRINCE2
3 11 (47.83%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco
7 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) VMware
8 3 (13.04%) Retail
8 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
8 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.04%) Budget Control
8 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (8.70%) APMP
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
9 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) People Management
9 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 2 (8.70%) Remote Infrastructure Management

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:

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
2 2 (8.70%) Network Security
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) EPoS
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Project Management
2 12 (52.17%) PRINCE2
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Budget Control
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (8.70%) People Management
7 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Remote Infrastructure Management
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
7 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.70%) APMP
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) ATG
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix