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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 894 930
Rank change year-on-year +29 +36  
Permanent jobs citing PMBOK 9 39 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.040% 0.049%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.084% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 39 48
Median salary £42,554 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.94% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,554 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.89% -  

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 10694 12698 14157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.96% 13.08% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8072 10143 11159
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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
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 3 months to 26 June 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 +11 9 £42,554 -16.96% 2
North West -34 4 - - 1
Knutsford - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 - -
East Midlands +20 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
London +13 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 22 (95.65%) PRINCE2
2 15 (65.22%) ITIL
3 14 (60.87%) Project Management
4 12 (52.17%) Service Management
4 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (47.83%) Scrum
6 10 (43.48%) Programme Management
6 10 (43.48%) Finance
7 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
7 9 (39.13%) PMI Certification
7 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
8 8 (34.78%) PMI
8 8 (34.78%) PMP
9 7 (30.43%) DSDM
9 7 (30.43%) Change Management
9 7 (30.43%) APMG
10 6 (26.09%) Change Control
10 6 (26.09%) Project Planning
10 6 (26.09%) Degree
10 6 (26.09%) Service Design
10 6 (26.09%) ITSM
11 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
11 5 (21.74%) Programme Governance
11 5 (21.74%) Supply Chain Model
11 5 (21.74%) Business Change Management
11 5 (21.74%) PgMP
11 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
12 4 (17.39%) DevOps
13 3 (13.04%) Six Sigma

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) assyst
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Billing
3 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Transition Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Transition Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Transformation Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Service Management Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) PMI
2 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) PRINCE2
2 15 (65.22%) ITIL
3 14 (60.87%) Project Management
4 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) Service Management
5 11 (47.83%) Scrum
5 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (43.48%) Programme Management
7 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
7 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
8 7 (30.43%) Change Management
8 7 (30.43%) DSDM
9 6 (26.09%) Change Control
9 6 (26.09%) ITSM
9 6 (26.09%) Project Planning
9 6 (26.09%) Service Design
10 5 (21.74%) Business Change Management
10 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
10 5 (21.74%) Programme Governance
10 5 (21.74%) Supply Chain Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) PMI Certification
2 8 (34.78%) PMP
3 7 (30.43%) APMG
4 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 5 (21.74%) PgMP
6 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (4.35%) APMP
7 1 (4.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) COBIT
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Cognizant
2 2 (8.70%) ForgeRock
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) CA
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and bonus
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