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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide and Standards)
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 902 898
Rank change year-on-year +52 -4  
Permanent jobs citing PMBOK 14 47 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.045% 0.049%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.35% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 41 49
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -27.27% +29.41%  

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10240 13615 13571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.11% 13.17% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8081 10764 10499
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

PMBOK
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PMBOK as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PMBOK in the UK

PMBOK
Top 6 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +63 14 £60,000 +9.09% 7
London +54 12 £60,000 +4.34% 2
City of London +50 2 - -
Canary Wharf -10 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Cheshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

PMBOK
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing PMBOK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PMBOK.

1 34 (87.18%) PRINCE2
2 28 (71.79%) Project Management
3 17 (43.59%) Finance
4 16 (41.03%) ITIL
5 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (28.21%) Project Planning
6 11 (28.21%) Degree
6 11 (28.21%) Service Management
7 10 (25.64%) PMI
7 10 (25.64%) Oracle
7 10 (25.64%) PMI Certification
8 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (20.51%) Scrum
9 8 (20.51%) ERP
9 8 (20.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (17.95%) Service Design
10 7 (17.95%) Change Management
10 7 (17.95%) PMP
10 7 (17.95%) Six Sigma
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.95%) SAP
10 7 (17.95%) ITSM
10 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
11 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
11 6 (15.38%) COBIT
11 6 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (15.38%) WAN

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 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (12.82%) BPCS
2 5 (12.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (7.69%) assyst
3 3 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) WAN
2 4 (10.26%) LAN
3 3 (7.69%) MPLS
3 3 (7.69%) VPN
4 2 (5.13%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) HTTP
5 1 (2.56%) Skype
5 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (10.26%) Retail
6 3 (7.69%) Back Office
6 3 (7.69%) Banking
6 3 (7.69%) Law
6 3 (7.69%) Marketing
7 2 (5.13%) Billing
7 2 (5.13%) Danish Language
7 2 (5.13%) Dutch Language
7 2 (5.13%) Finnish Language
7 2 (5.13%) French Language
7 2 (5.13%) German Language
7 2 (5.13%) Legal
7 2 (5.13%) Norwegian Language
7 2 (5.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) ERP Implementation Manager
3 5 (12.82%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
3 5 (12.82%) ERP Manager
3 5 (12.82%) ERP Project Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Implementation Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Implementation Project Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Project Implementation Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Management Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) IT Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Network Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Transformation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 10 (25.64%) PMI
3 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.69%) iSeries
4 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) BYOD
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) NHS
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) PRINCE2
2 28 (71.79%) Project Management
3 16 (41.03%) ITIL
4 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.21%) Project Planning
5 11 (28.21%) Service Management
6 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (20.51%) ERP
7 8 (20.51%) Scrum
7 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (17.95%) Change Management
8 7 (17.95%) ITSM
8 7 (17.95%) Service Design
8 7 (17.95%) Six Sigma
9 6 (15.38%) Change Control
9 6 (15.38%) CMMI
9 6 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (15.38%) Presales
9 6 (15.38%) Process Improvement
9 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
2 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) PMI Certification
3 7 (17.95%) PMP
4 2 (5.13%) APMP
4 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (2.56%) APMG
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) COBIT
2 3 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) XenApp
2 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
1 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.56%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) SAP
3 6 (15.38%) JD Edwards
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco
4 5 (12.82%) IFS
4 5 (12.82%) Infor
4 5 (12.82%) VMware
5 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 3 (7.69%) ForgeRock
5 3 (7.69%) Remedy
5 3 (7.69%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.13%) Cognizant
7 1 (2.56%) CA
7 1 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) Workday
England
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £38,183 to £46,924 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Inc Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
South East England
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Inc Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago