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 23 May 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
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 896 909
Rank change year-on-year +47 +13  
Permanent jobs citing PMBOK 14 43 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.044% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.34% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 43 52
Median salary £47,500 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.21% +1.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,021 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £65,000 £80,000
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 10035 12820 13699
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.78% 13.02% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7737 10201 10745
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMBOK over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for PMBOK in the UK

PMBOK
Top 10 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 23 May 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 +39 14 £47,500 -9.52%
London +40 9 £53,750 -2.27%
Canary Wharf -9 2 £60,000 -7.69%
North West -32 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
East Midlands +14 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 24 (96.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (64.00%) ITIL
3 13 (52.00%) Project Management
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (44.00%) Service Management
5 10 (40.00%) Finance
5 10 (40.00%) Scrum
6 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (36.00%) Degree
7 8 (32.00%) Service Design
7 8 (32.00%) Programme Management
7 8 (32.00%) ITSM
7 8 (32.00%) PMI Certification
8 7 (28.00%) PMI
8 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
8 7 (28.00%) Change Management
9 6 (24.00%) CMMI
9 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
9 6 (24.00%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (24.00%) Six Sigma
9 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (24.00%) Process Improvement
9 6 (24.00%) DevOps
9 6 (24.00%) COBIT
10 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
10 5 (20.00%) Supply Chain Model
10 5 (20.00%) Business Change Management
10 5 (20.00%) Presales
10 5 (20.00%) PMP
11 4 (16.00%) Oracle

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 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) assyst
1 3 (12.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.00%) BPCS
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Skype
2 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Billing
4 2 (8.00%) Law
4 2 (8.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) IT Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Management Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Management Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Service Management Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Management Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Service Transition Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Transformation Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Transition Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) ERP Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.00%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Information Services Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Professional Services Director
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) PMI
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (64.00%) ITIL
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Project Management
4 11 (44.00%) Service Management
5 10 (40.00%) Scrum
6 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (32.00%) ITSM
7 8 (32.00%) Programme Management
7 8 (32.00%) Service Design
8 7 (28.00%) Change Management
8 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
9 6 (24.00%) CMMI
9 6 (24.00%) DevOps
9 6 (24.00%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (24.00%) Process Improvement
9 6 (24.00%) Six Sigma
9 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
10 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
10 5 (20.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 8 (32.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (20.00%) PMP
4 3 (12.00%) APMG
4 3 (12.00%) PgMP
5 2 (8.00%) APMP
5 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (4.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) COBIT
2 1 (4.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Cognizant
2 3 (12.00%) Remedy
2 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.00%) ForgeRock
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) IFS
4 1 (4.00%) Infor
4 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft