The median annual salary for a PMO Lead was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office Leader
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 809 893 899
Rank change year-on-year +84 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a PMO Lead 43 57 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.055% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.057% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 48
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £78,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,250 £52,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -4.28% +17.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

PMO Lead
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured PMO Lead in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PMO Lead in the UK

PMO Lead
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PMO Lead in the UK

PMO Lead
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO Lead over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PMO Lead in the UK

PMO Lead
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO Lead within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +72 39 £59,500 -0.83% 3
London +70 20 £50,000 -20.00% 1
South East +62 9 £65,000 +8.33%
Berkshire +42 6 £65,000 +8.33%
Reading +42 6 £65,000 +8.33%
City of London +37 5 £62,500 +38.88%
Yorkshire +30 4 £45,000 -30.76%
West Yorkshire +14 4 £45,000 -30.76%
Scotland +5 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh -7 4 £40,000 -20.00%
East of England +34 2 - - 1
West Midlands +29 2 £40,500 -40.00%
Bradford +6 2 £46,250 -28.84%
North West -21 2 £57,750 +12.68%
Manchester -29 2 £57,750 +12.68%
Brighton - 2 £65,000 -
Basildon - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £65,000 -
Essex - 2 - -
Birmingham +18 1 £40,000 -40.74%
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £42,500 -
Halifax - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £37,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £41,000 -

PMO Lead Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, PMO Lead job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring PMO Lead in the job title.

1 85 (100.00%) PMO
2 57 (67.06%) Finance
3 45 (52.94%) Project Management
4 31 (36.47%) PRINCE2
5 24 (28.24%) Programme Management
6 22 (25.88%) MS Project
6 22 (25.88%) Change Control
7 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
8 20 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (22.35%) Resource Management
10 15 (17.65%) PMP
11 13 (15.29%) Coaching
11 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (14.12%) PMI Certification
12 12 (14.12%) MS Office
12 12 (14.12%) Change Management
12 12 (14.12%) APMP
13 11 (12.94%) Banking
13 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
13 11 (12.94%) Line Management
14 10 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (11.76%) QA
15 9 (10.59%) Project Governance
15 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
15 9 (10.59%) Risk Management
16 8 (9.41%) Document Management
16 8 (9.41%) Portfolio Management
17 7 (8.24%) Programme Governance
17 7 (8.24%) PRINCE
18 6 (7.06%) Retail

PMO Lead Skill Set
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 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (25.88%) MS Project
2 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
3 12 (14.12%) MS Office
4 6 (7.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) JIRA
General
1 57 (67.06%) Finance
2 11 (12.94%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Retail
4 4 (4.71%) Billing
5 3 (3.53%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Marketing
5 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.35%) Legal
7 1 (1.18%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) PMI
3 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.35%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.35%) Wiki
4 1 (1.18%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) Project Management
2 31 (36.47%) PRINCE2
3 24 (28.24%) Programme Management
4 22 (25.88%) Change Control
5 20 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (22.35%) Resource Management
7 13 (15.29%) Coaching
8 12 (14.12%) Change Management
9 11 (12.94%) Line Management
10 10 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (10.59%) Project Governance
11 9 (10.59%) Risk Management
12 8 (9.41%) Document Management
12 8 (9.41%) Portfolio Management
13 7 (8.24%) PRINCE
13 7 (8.24%) Programme Governance
14 6 (7.06%) Budget Control
15 5 (5.88%) Resource Allocation
15 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 5 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) PMP
2 12 (14.12%) APMP
2 12 (14.12%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.71%) Degree
3 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.35%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (100.00%) PMO
2 10 (11.76%) QA
3 5 (5.88%) P3O
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (2.35%) HP
2 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.18%) Planview
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum Circa £52,000 Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago