Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PMBOK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMBOK over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide and Standards)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1142 1154 1190
Rank change year-on-year +12 +36 +15
Permanent jobs citing PMBOK 34 26 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.015% 0.042%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 80
UK median annual salary £66,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £40,581 £40,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £108,875 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £66,000 - £46,250

PMBOK is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 22,668 20,770 26,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.19% 12.08% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17,389 16,025 20,836
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

PMBOK
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PMBOK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PMBOK in the UK

PMBOK
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PMBOK in the UK

PMBOK
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMBOK over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PMBOK in the UK

PMBOK
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMBOK within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
England -10 22 £59,250 -1.25% 2
UK excluding London +13 18 £66,000 - 2
London -6 14 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Scotland - 12 £66,750 - 1
South East - 4 £50,750 -
Midlands +6 1 £35,000 -
North West 0 1 - -
North of England 0 1 - -
East Midlands -1 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing PMBOK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for PMBOK.

1 30 (88.24%) PRINCE2
2 29 (85.29%) Project Management
3 16 (47.06%) Programme Management
3 16 (47.06%) PMP
4 15 (44.12%) PMI Certification
5 14 (41.18%) FMCG
6 13 (38.24%) Marketing
6 13 (38.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (26.47%) PMO
9 8 (23.53%) Finance
10 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (20.59%) ITIL
10 7 (20.59%) Project Planning
11 5 (14.71%) Scrum
11 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.71%) Cisco
11 5 (14.71%) Change Control
11 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
11 5 (14.71%) Office 365
12 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
12 4 (11.76%) Dependency Management
12 4 (11.76%) QA
12 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
12 4 (11.76%) C
12 4 (11.76%) Windows
12 4 (11.76%) Citrix

PMBOK
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) MPLS
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
1 2 (5.88%) VPN
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
General
1 13 (38.24%) Marketing
2 8 (23.53%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (17.65%) IT Manager
3 4 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.82%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Office 365 Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Office 365 Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) IT Strategy Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) FMCG
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) iSeries
4 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.88%) PMI
5 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
1 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) PRINCE2
2 29 (85.29%) Project Management
3 16 (47.06%) Programme Management
4 13 (38.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.59%) ITIL
6 7 (20.59%) Project Planning
6 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) Change Control
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) Dependency Management
8 4 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (11.76%) Service Management
9 3 (8.82%) Analytics
9 3 (8.82%) Coaching
9 3 (8.82%) ERP
9 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 2 (5.88%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) PMP
2 15 (44.12%) PMI Certification
3 3 (8.82%) APMP
4 2 (5.88%) CCNP
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) APMG
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) PMO
2 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (5.88%) XenApp
2 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Citrix
2 4 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Apple
3 2 (5.88%) Dell
3 2 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (5.88%) Draytek
3 2 (5.88%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) Juniper
3 2 (5.88%) NetApp
3 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.94%) SAP