Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 462 463 407
Rank change year-on-year +1 -56 -15
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 1,097 1,068 1,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.62% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.68% 2.49% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 798 826 1,185
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,925 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,725 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

PMI Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40,865 42,906 55,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.71% 24.89% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30,798 33,578 44,446
UK median annual salary £49,552 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.12% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 -5 1,017 £60,000 +4.35% 103
UK excluding London +10 570 £55,000 +10.00% 59
London +18 502 £67,250 +3.46% 50
South East +30 204 £57,500 +4.55% 22
North of England +9 149 £50,000 +5.26% 14
North West +22 100 £51,250 +2.50% 10
Midlands 0 83 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Scotland +7 59 £55,000 -8.33% 6
West Midlands +16 56 £50,000 -10.71% 3
East of England -9 43 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Yorkshire -18 43 £45,000 - 1
South West -43 31 £46,500 +3.33% 9
East Midlands +21 25 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North East -18 6 £41,500 -7.78% 3
Wales -3 3 £33,750 -28.95%
Northern Ireland +4 1 £37,500 -37.50%

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing PMI Certification 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 PMI Certification.

1 797 (72.65%) PRINCE2
2 740 (67.46%) Project Management
3 639 (58.25%) PMP
4 565 (51.50%) PMI
5 515 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
6 438 (39.93%) Finance
7 311 (28.35%) Degree
8 245 (22.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 234 (21.33%) Microsoft
10 209 (19.05%) Scrum
11 191 (17.41%) ITIL
12 173 (15.77%) Waterfall
13 161 (14.68%) Problem-Solving
14 160 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
15 138 (12.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 136 (12.40%) Programme Management
17 134 (12.22%) Microsoft Project
18 128 (11.67%) SDLC
19 123 (11.21%) PRINCE
20 113 (10.30%) Banking
21 112 (10.21%) PMO
22 110 (10.03%) Business Analysis
22 110 (10.03%) Presales
23 108 (9.85%) Risk Management
24 104 (9.48%) Change Management
24 104 (9.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 102 (9.30%) QA
26 88 (8.02%) Business Development
27 86 (7.84%) ITIL V3
28 82 (7.47%) Service Management

PMI Certification
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 50 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 39 (3.56%) Confluence
3 20 (1.82%) IBM Notes
4 16 (1.46%) JBoss
5 14 (1.28%) WebLogic
6 11 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (0.91%) SAS
8 9 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.55%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.36%) CICS
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.27%) CMS
11 3 (0.27%) IIS
11 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.27%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.091%) Apache
13 1 (0.091%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.091%) MQSeries
Applications
1 134 (12.22%) Microsoft Project
2 69 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 60 (5.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 59 (5.38%) MS Visio
5 50 (4.56%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (0.64%) SPSS
7 5 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.36%) Gephi
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.18%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.18%) Maya
Business Applications
1 32 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (1.91%) NetSuite
3 7 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.55%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.46%) Aareon QL
5 5 (0.46%) Academy Housing
5 5 (0.46%) Infor CRM
5 5 (0.46%) MIS ActiveH
5 5 (0.46%) Northgate Housing
5 5 (0.46%) OPENContractor
5 5 (0.46%) OPENHousing
5 5 (0.46%) Orchard Housing
5 5 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (0.46%) Servitor
6 4 (0.36%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.36%) Sage CRM
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.18%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 79 (7.20%) Office 365
2 70 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (4.74%) SaaS
5 32 (2.92%) IaaS
6 28 (2.55%) PaaS
7 22 (2.01%) OneDrive
8 19 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
9 14 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.46%) Force.com
11 5 (0.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 4 (0.36%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 4 (0.36%) Trello
12 4 (0.36%) Veeva
13 3 (0.27%) G Suite
14 2 (0.18%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.18%) Slack
15 1 (0.091%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.74%) Firewall
2 28 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (2.46%) Internet
4 24 (2.19%) BGP
4 24 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
4 24 (2.19%) DNS
4 24 (2.19%) OSPF
4 24 (2.19%) SNMP
5 22 (2.01%) DHCP
6 20 (1.82%) IPsec
7 19 (1.73%) FWSM
7 19 (1.73%) Software-Defined Networking
7 19 (1.73%) VPN
8 11 (1.00%) WAN
9 10 (0.91%) Ethernet
9 10 (0.91%) LAN
9 10 (0.91%) MPLS
10 9 (0.82%) BIG-IP
11 8 (0.73%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (3.37%) Big Data
2 22 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (1.82%) SQL Server
4 11 (1.00%) QlikView
5 8 (0.73%) DB2
5 8 (0.73%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (0.55%) Data Mining
6 6 (0.55%) Power BI
7 5 (0.46%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (0.46%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (0.36%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.27%) Neo4j
9 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 78 (7.11%) JIRA
2 19 (1.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 13 (1.19%) Selenium
4 10 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 10 (0.91%) Redmine
5 8 (0.73%) Bitbucket
5 8 (0.73%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.64%) LoadRunner
7 6 (0.55%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.55%) JIRA Agile
7 6 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.36%) JMeter
8 4 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.36%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.27%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.27%) JUnit
10 2 (0.18%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.18%) Introscope
General
1 438 (39.93%) Finance
2 113 (10.30%) Banking
3 77 (7.02%) Retail
4 69 (6.29%) Marketing
5 53 (4.83%) Legal
6 46 (4.19%) Telecoms
7 45 (4.10%) Law
8 44 (4.01%) Manufacturing
9 35 (3.19%) Publishing
10 32 (2.92%) Investment Banking
11 27 (2.46%) Back Office
12 22 (2.01%) Games
13 18 (1.64%) Advertising
14 17 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (1.37%) Financial Institution
16 11 (1.00%) Military
17 9 (0.82%) Electronics
18 8 (0.73%) Retail Banking
19 7 (0.64%) Billing
19 7 (0.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 511 (46.58%) Project Manager
2 136 (12.40%) IT Manager
3 116 (10.57%) IT Project Manager
4 98 (8.93%) Senior Manager
5 95 (8.66%) Senior Project Manager
6 85 (7.75%) Software Project Manager
7 84 (7.66%) Analyst
8 75 (6.84%) Architect
9 66 (6.02%) Business Analyst
10 56 (5.10%) Programme Manager
11 46 (4.19%) Consultant
12 44 (4.01%) Delivery Manager
12 44 (4.01%) Delivery Project Manager
13 41 (3.74%) Technical Manager
14 38 (3.46%) Infrastructure Manager
15 34 (3.10%) Applications Manager
15 34 (3.10%) Technical Project Manager
16 32 (2.92%) Agile Project Manager
17 31 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
18 27 (2.46%) Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (4.38%) .NET
2 39 (3.56%) LDAP
3 17 (1.55%) Middleware
4 15 (1.37%) XML
5 13 (1.19%) Web Services
6 12 (1.09%) HTML
7 10 (0.91%) AngularJS
8 9 (0.82%) HTML5
9 8 (0.73%) COM
10 7 (0.64%) REST
11 6 (0.55%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.55%) CSS
12 5 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (0.46%) EDI
12 5 (0.46%) JSON
12 5 (0.46%) Node.js
12 5 (0.46%) React
12 5 (0.46%) RESTful
12 5 (0.46%) Visualforce
12 5 (0.46%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 565 (51.50%) PMI
2 160 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (7.47%) Management Information System
4 81 (7.38%) Self-Motivation
5 75 (6.84%) Data Centre
6 59 (5.38%) Computer Science
7 44 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (2.92%) Fintech
9 29 (2.64%) User Experience
10 24 (2.19%) Social Network
11 22 (2.01%) Mobile App
12 21 (1.91%) CMDB
12 21 (1.91%) Virtual Team
13 19 (1.73%) PKI
14 13 (1.19%) Credit Risk
14 13 (1.19%) FMCG
15 11 (1.00%) Life Science
16 8 (0.73%) Algorithms
17 7 (0.64%) BYOD
17 7 (0.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 68 (6.20%) Windows
2 36 (3.28%) Windows 7
3 26 (2.37%) Windows 10
4 21 (1.91%) Linux
5 14 (1.28%) Unix
6 12 (1.09%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.91%) Solaris
8 6 (0.55%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.46%) Android
9 5 (0.46%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.091%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 797 (72.65%) PRINCE2
2 740 (67.46%) Project Management
3 515 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
4 245 (22.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 209 (19.05%) Scrum
6 191 (17.41%) ITIL
7 173 (15.77%) Waterfall
8 161 (14.68%) Problem-Solving
9 138 (12.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 136 (12.40%) Programme Management
11 128 (11.67%) SDLC
12 123 (11.21%) PRINCE
13 110 (10.03%) Business Analysis
13 110 (10.03%) Presales
14 108 (9.85%) Risk Management
15 104 (9.48%) Change Management
16 88 (8.02%) Business Development
17 86 (7.84%) ITIL V3
18 82 (7.47%) Service Management
19 79 (7.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (5.74%) SQL
2 53 (4.83%) Java
3 33 (3.01%) C#
4 20 (1.82%) C++
5 18 (1.64%) JavaScript
6 14 (1.28%) C
7 12 (1.09%) VBScript
8 10 (0.91%) PowerShell
9 8 (0.73%) VBA
10 6 (0.55%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.55%) Python
11 5 (0.46%) Apex Code
11 5 (0.46%) R
12 4 (0.36%) COBOL
12 4 (0.36%) PHP
12 4 (0.36%) REXX
13 3 (0.27%) Java 9
13 3 (0.27%) Perl
13 3 (0.27%) PL/1
13 3 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 639 (58.25%) PMP
2 311 (28.35%) Degree
3 104 (9.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 73 (6.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 47 (4.28%) ISEB
6 40 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 39 (3.56%) Security Cleared
8 35 (3.19%) CAPM
9 33 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
11 29 (2.64%) CCNP
12 24 (2.19%) SC Cleared
13 23 (2.10%) CISSP
14 19 (1.73%) APMP
14 19 (1.73%) CBAP
14 19 (1.73%) ISTQB
15 18 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (1.55%) CEH
16 17 (1.55%) CompTIA Security+
17 12 (1.09%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (10.21%) PMO
2 102 (9.30%) QA
3 35 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.55%) GPG13
5 15 (1.37%) GDPR
5 15 (1.37%) PMBOK
6 12 (1.09%) SLA
7 11 (1.00%) MiFID
7 11 (1.00%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.82%) COBIT
8 9 (0.82%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.82%) P3O
9 6 (0.55%) EMIR
10 5 (0.46%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.36%) GCP
12 3 (0.27%) FINREP
13 2 (0.18%) ISO 13485
13 2 (0.18%) SEPA
14 1 (0.091%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 59 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.46%) Virtual Desktop
3 25 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.46%) Docker
4 5 (0.46%) KVM
5 4 (0.36%) ACF2
5 4 (0.36%) RACF
6 2 (0.18%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.18%) XenApp
6 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.091%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.091%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (2.01%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (1.82%) AirWatch
2 20 (1.82%) SCCM
3 5 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.36%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.27%) HP ALM
5 3 (0.27%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 2 (0.18%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.18%) Oozie
7 1 (0.091%) Ansible
7 1 (0.091%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.091%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.091%) Puppet
7 1 (0.091%) Salt
7 1 (0.091%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 234 (21.33%) Microsoft
2 74 (6.75%) SAP
3 71 (6.47%) Oracle
4 69 (6.29%) Citrix
5 55 (5.01%) CheckPoint
6 53 (4.83%) Cisco
7 42 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
8 40 (3.65%) Google
9 39 (3.56%) VMware
10 30 (2.73%) F5
11 24 (2.19%) EMC
12 23 (2.10%) NetApp
13 21 (1.91%) CA
14 20 (1.82%) Lotus
14 20 (1.82%) MobileIron
15 19 (1.73%) Fortinet
15 19 (1.73%) Juniper
15 19 (1.73%) Sitecore
16 16 (1.46%) HP
17 15 (1.37%) TOWER Software