Period
to 27 June 2019

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 27 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
27 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 469 461 477
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 -67
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 878 1,122 1,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.64% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.48% 2.70% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 629 815 833
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £38,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £89,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% -4.76%

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 35,408 41,525 43,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.51% 23.75% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25,443 31,175 33,906
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,358 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% -

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 27 June 2019.

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 27 June 2019. 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 -7 826 £60,000 - 29
UK excluding London -13 462 £52,000 -3.70% 16
London +13 381 £67,500 - 14
South East +38 188 £60,000 +4.35% 7
North of England -21 108 £42,500 -15.00% 4
North West +18 87 £35,000 -34.58% 3
Midlands +20 68 £51,250 +2.50% 2
West Midlands +20 47 £53,750 +7.50% 2
South West +11 43 £49,750 +10.56% 1
Scotland -12 28 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East Midlands +32 21 £42,500 -15.00%
East of England +55 20 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Yorkshire -10 19 £55,000 +22.22%
Wales +17 6 £47,500 +40.74%
North East +11 2 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Northern Ireland -25 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2019, 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.

1 662 (75.40%) PRINCE2
2 635 (72.32%) Project Management
3 576 (65.60%) PMP
4 468 (53.30%) Agile Software Development
5 404 (46.01%) PMI
6 392 (44.65%) Finance
7 233 (26.54%) Degree
8 199 (22.67%) Scrum
9 183 (20.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 160 (18.22%) ITIL
11 150 (17.08%) Microsoft
12 135 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 127 (14.46%) Risk Management
14 117 (13.33%) SDLC
14 117 (13.33%) Waterfall
15 110 (12.53%) PMO
16 106 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
17 105 (11.96%) PRINCE
18 104 (11.85%) Programme Management
19 88 (10.02%) Change Management
20 85 (9.68%) Business Analysis
21 83 (9.45%) Microsoft Project
22 82 (9.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 81 (9.23%) Line Management
24 79 (9.00%) Microsoft Excel
25 78 (8.88%) SAP
25 78 (8.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
26 73 (8.31%) Data Analysis
27 72 (8.20%) Coaching
27 72 (8.20%) Presales

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 23 (2.62%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (1.25%) Apache Spark
4 8 (0.91%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.68%) CMS
6 5 (0.57%) Confluence
6 5 (0.57%) Drupal
6 5 (0.57%) WordPress
7 4 (0.46%) Joomla!
7 4 (0.46%) SAS
8 2 (0.23%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.23%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.23%) Smallworld
8 2 (0.23%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.11%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 83 (9.45%) Microsoft Project
2 79 (9.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 59 (6.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 56 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
5 28 (3.19%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.23%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 28 (3.19%) Dynamics AX
2 25 (2.85%) NetSuite
3 20 (2.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 19 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 12 (1.37%) SAP S/4HANA
7 11 (1.25%) Lawson
8 7 (0.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.46%) Magento
10 3 (0.34%) Actimize
11 2 (0.23%) Exstream
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.23%) Primavera
11 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
12 1 (0.11%) Aareon QL
12 1 (0.11%) MIS ActiveH
12 1 (0.11%) OPENContractor
12 1 (0.11%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 64 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (3.64%) SaaS
4 27 (3.08%) Dynamics 365
5 22 (2.51%) Office 365
6 15 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.25%) PaaS
8 10 (1.14%) IaaS
9 6 (0.68%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.46%) Power Platform
11 3 (0.34%) Force.com
11 3 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.34%) Trello
12 2 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.23%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.23%) Boomi
12 2 (0.23%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.23%) Tricentis Tosca
13 1 (0.11%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.62%) WAN
2 17 (1.94%) Firewall
3 16 (1.82%) LAN
4 11 (1.25%) DNS
5 9 (1.03%) SAN
6 8 (0.91%) Internet
7 7 (0.80%) NAS
8 6 (0.68%) DHCP
8 6 (0.68%) Unified Communications
8 6 (0.68%) VPN
9 5 (0.57%) BGP
9 5 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.57%) FWSM
9 5 (0.57%) IPsec
9 5 (0.57%) OSPF
9 5 (0.57%) SNMP
9 5 (0.57%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (0.57%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.64%) Big Data
3 11 (1.25%) Apache Hive
3 11 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (1.25%) Impala
4 7 (0.80%) MySQL
4 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (0.57%) QlikView
6 4 (0.46%) Power BI
7 3 (0.34%) DB2
7 3 (0.34%) GIS
7 3 (0.34%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.34%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.23%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.23%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (2.85%) JIRA
2 14 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.14%) Selenium
4 7 (0.80%) Cucumber
4 7 (0.80%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.68%) Protractor
6 5 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.23%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.23%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.23%) Maven
8 1 (0.11%) Ant
8 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket Server
8 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.11%) Gradle
8 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.11%) NUnit
8 1 (0.11%) TestNG
General
1 392 (44.65%) Finance
2 52 (5.92%) Marketing
3 42 (4.78%) Manufacturing
4 40 (4.56%) Banking
4 40 (4.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 35 (3.99%) Retail
6 28 (3.19%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.96%) Advertising
8 24 (2.73%) Legal
9 19 (2.16%) Law
10 14 (1.59%) Publishing
11 10 (1.14%) Billing
12 9 (1.03%) Games
13 8 (0.91%) Electronics
13 8 (0.91%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.68%) Back Office
15 5 (0.57%) Local Government
15 5 (0.57%) Military
16 2 (0.23%) French Language
16 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 467 (53.19%) Project Manager
2 132 (15.03%) IT Manager
3 120 (13.67%) Senior Manager
4 114 (12.98%) IT Project Manager
5 113 (12.87%) Senior Project Manager
6 66 (7.52%) Delivery Manager
7 65 (7.40%) Software Project Manager
8 56 (6.38%) Analyst
9 36 (4.10%) Business Analyst
9 36 (4.10%) SAP Manager
9 36 (4.10%) Scrum Master
10 35 (3.99%) Consultant
11 32 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
11 32 (3.64%) SAP Project Manager
12 31 (3.53%) Senior IT Manager
13 30 (3.42%) Programme Manager
13 30 (3.42%) Senior IT Project Manager
14 27 (3.08%) Coordinator
15 26 (2.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 22 (2.51%) Data Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.76%) .NET
2 14 (1.59%) Web Services
3 11 (1.25%) XML
4 10 (1.14%) AngularJS
5 9 (1.03%) Node.js
5 9 (1.03%) React
5 9 (1.03%) SOAP
6 8 (0.91%) .NET Framework
6 8 (0.91%) LDAP
7 7 (0.80%) CSS
7 7 (0.80%) HTML
7 7 (0.80%) RESTful
7 7 (0.80%) WCF
8 6 (0.68%) Gherkin
9 4 (0.46%) COM
9 4 (0.46%) JSON
9 4 (0.46%) Middleware
9 4 (0.46%) REST
9 4 (0.46%) SAML
10 3 (0.34%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 404 (46.01%) PMI
2 135 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (7.06%) Management Information System
4 42 (4.78%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (3.30%) Data Centre
6 28 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.39%) Virtual Team
8 17 (1.94%) Algorithms
9 16 (1.82%) Driving Licence
9 16 (1.82%) Reinsurance
9 16 (1.82%) User Experience
10 15 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
11 11 (1.25%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.14%) CMDB
13 9 (1.03%) PKI
14 8 (0.91%) NHS
15 7 (0.80%) SCADA
16 6 (0.68%) Chip and PIN
16 6 (0.68%) Mobile App
16 6 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 41 (4.67%) Windows
2 10 (1.14%) Windows Server
3 8 (0.91%) Unix
4 7 (0.80%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.57%) Linux
6 1 (0.11%) AIX
6 1 (0.11%) Android
6 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 662 (75.40%) PRINCE2
2 635 (72.32%) Project Management
3 468 (53.30%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (22.67%) Scrum
5 183 (20.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 160 (18.22%) ITIL
7 127 (14.46%) Risk Management
8 117 (13.33%) SDLC
8 117 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 106 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
10 105 (11.96%) PRINCE
11 104 (11.85%) Programme Management
12 88 (10.02%) Change Management
13 85 (9.68%) Business Analysis
14 81 (9.23%) Line Management
15 73 (8.31%) Data Analysis
16 72 (8.20%) Coaching
16 72 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 72 (8.20%) Presales
17 70 (7.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (4.78%) SQL
2 37 (4.21%) C
2 37 (4.21%) C#
3 35 (3.99%) Java
4 23 (2.62%) JavaScript
5 18 (2.05%) PHP
6 7 (0.80%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.46%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.23%) Python
8 2 (0.23%) R
8 2 (0.23%) Ruby
9 1 (0.11%) ABAP
9 1 (0.11%) Java 8
9 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 576 (65.60%) PMP
2 233 (26.54%) Degree
3 82 (9.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 78 (8.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 62 (7.06%) Security Cleared
6 36 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
7 34 (3.87%) CISA
8 33 (3.76%) APMP
8 33 (3.76%) SC Cleared
9 22 (2.51%) ISEB
10 21 (2.39%) CISSP
11 18 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (2.05%) CISM
12 17 (1.94%) APMG
12 17 (1.94%) DV Cleared
12 17 (1.94%) PhD
13 15 (1.71%) NVQ Level 3
14 12 (1.37%) AWS Certification
14 12 (1.37%) CAPM
15 11 (1.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (12.53%) PMO
2 57 (6.49%) QA
3 15 (1.71%) GDPR
3 15 (1.71%) ISAE 3402
4 14 (1.59%) COBIT
5 11 (1.25%) SLA
6 10 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.91%) GPG13
8 7 (0.80%) PMBOK
9 5 (0.57%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.34%) AIFMD
10 3 (0.34%) EMIR
10 3 (0.34%) FATCA
10 3 (0.34%) MiFID
11 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 23 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) Docker
3 1 (0.11%) Firmware
3 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.34%) SCCM
1 3 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.23%) SCOM
2 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 150 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 78 (8.88%) SAP
3 46 (5.24%) Oracle
4 23 (2.62%) JD Edwards
5 19 (2.16%) Cisco
5 19 (2.16%) VMware
6 15 (1.71%) Progress
7 14 (1.59%) CheckPoint
8 13 (1.48%) Citrix
8 13 (1.48%) Informatica
8 13 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.37%) EMC
10 11 (1.25%) Cloudera
10 11 (1.25%) Epicor
10 11 (1.25%) NetApp
11 10 (1.14%) Sage
12 9 (1.03%) Google
12 9 (1.03%) IFS
13 8 (0.91%) F5
13 8 (0.91%) Tableau