The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 263 236
Rank change year-on-year -10 -27  
Permanent jobs citing PMO 987 1317 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.15% 1.26% 1.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.52% 9.58% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 793 1045 1088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,300 £27,072
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

PMO 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 10369 13745 13538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.13% 13.14% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8162 10864 10474
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PMO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the UK

PMO
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PMO in the UK

PMO
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for PMO in the UK

PMO
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO 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 -8 942 £47,500 - 106
London +24 390 £52,500 -8.69% 44
South East +25 191 £43,750 -4.89% 25
West Midlands +50 118 £45,000 +16.71% 10
City of London +23 80 £67,500 +12.50% 12
Yorkshire +19 78 £42,500 - 7
Birmingham +48 74 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Yorkshire +33 72 £42,500 - 7
East of England -29 53 £42,500 -5.55% 4
North West -47 53 £35,750 -20.55% 6
Hampshire +27 45 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Bradford +37 40 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Berkshire -13 37 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Manchester -52 34 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Scotland -5 32 £37,000 -26.00% 2
Hertfordshire -11 31 £42,500 -6.59%
East Midlands -20 29 £35,000 -10.82% 3
South West -13 28 £38,000 -15.55% 6
Buckinghamshire +26 25 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Leeds +16 25 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Brighton - 24 £65,000 - 1
East Sussex - 24 £65,000 - 2
Edinburgh -13 23 £37,000 -26.00% 1
Oxfordshire +14 22 £37,500 -37.50% 6
Watford -8 22 £50,000 -16.66%
Surrey +24 20 £37,500 -23.46% 5
Reading +32 16 £71,250 +86.27%
Oxford +10 15 £37,500 -28.57%
High Wycombe - 12 £37,750 -
Northamptonshire +24 11 £44,250 -20.98%

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing PMO 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 PMO.

1 1055 (54.63%) Project Management
2 871 (45.11%) Finance
3 682 (35.32%) PRINCE2
4 448 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
5 416 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 402 (20.82%) MS Excel
7 391 (20.25%) Microsoft
8 300 (15.54%) Degree
9 295 (15.28%) MS Project
10 256 (13.26%) MS Office
11 230 (11.91%) Programme Management
12 229 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
13 193 (9.99%) Change Management
14 190 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 175 (9.06%) MS PowerPoint
16 172 (8.91%) Project Governance
17 169 (8.75%) QA
18 166 (8.60%) Resource Management
19 161 (8.34%) Change Control
20 158 (8.18%) Coaching
21 157 (8.13%) Portfolio Management
21 157 (8.13%) Project Planning
22 156 (8.08%) Risk Management
23 155 (8.03%) Waterfall
24 152 (7.87%) SharePoint
25 146 (7.56%) Scrum
26 143 (7.41%) Line Management
27 136 (7.04%) ITIL
28 129 (6.68%) Banking
28 129 (6.68%) Business Analysis

PMO
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
1 152 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.29%) Confluence
3 15 (0.78%) MS Project Server
4 13 (0.67%) Apache
5 6 (0.31%) JBoss
6 5 (0.26%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.21%) CMS
8 3 (0.16%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.10%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.10%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.052%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.052%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.052%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.052%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.052%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.052%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.052%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.052%) WebSphere
Applications
1 402 (20.82%) MS Excel
2 295 (15.28%) MS Project
3 256 (13.26%) MS Office
4 175 (9.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 83 (4.30%) MS Visio
6 23 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.16%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.052%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.052%) Maya
Business Applications
1 43 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.41%) Sage X3
4 7 (0.36%) Primavera
5 6 (0.31%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.26%) Northgate Housing
6 5 (0.26%) Workfront
7 4 (0.21%) Changepoint
8 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.10%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.052%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.052%) Magento
9 1 (0.052%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.052%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.052%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.052%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.052%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.052%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.04%) SaaS
2 13 (0.67%) Office 365
3 11 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.052%) Boomi
6 1 (0.052%) G Suite
6 1 (0.052%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.052%) Heroku
6 1 (0.052%) IaaS
6 1 (0.052%) PaaS
6 1 (0.052%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.09%) Firewall
2 20 (1.04%) Wireless
3 17 (0.88%) Unified Communications
4 13 (0.67%) Network Security
5 11 (0.57%) Internet
6 8 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (0.36%) DNS
7 7 (0.36%) HTTP
8 6 (0.31%) ATM
8 6 (0.31%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (0.31%) FTP
8 6 (0.31%) SAN
8 6 (0.31%) WAN
9 5 (0.26%) Intranet
9 5 (0.26%) VPN
10 4 (0.21%) BIG-IP
10 4 (0.21%) IPsec
10 4 (0.21%) Junos
10 4 (0.21%) NetScreen
10 4 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (1.97%) SQL Server
2 21 (1.09%) MySQL
3 17 (0.88%) Big Data
4 14 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (0.52%) Relational Database
6 9 (0.47%) DTS
6 9 (0.47%) MS Access
7 8 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.36%) GIS
9 5 (0.26%) OLAP
9 5 (0.26%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (2.12%) JIRA
2 12 (0.62%) JIRA Agile
3 6 (0.31%) Introscope
4 5 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.21%) LSMW
5 4 (0.21%) MorphX
6 3 (0.16%) Ant
6 3 (0.16%) JUnit
6 3 (0.16%) Subversion
7 2 (0.10%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.052%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.052%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.052%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.052%) Selenium
8 1 (0.052%) TeamCity
General
1 871 (45.11%) Finance
2 129 (6.68%) Banking
3 121 (6.27%) Retail
4 106 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 97 (5.02%) Legal
6 72 (3.73%) Law
7 57 (2.95%) Marketing
8 55 (2.85%) Manufacturing
9 42 (2.18%) Financial Institution
10 31 (1.61%) Billing
11 30 (1.55%) Advertising
12 20 (1.04%) Corporate Banking
13 17 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.88%) Publishing
14 16 (0.83%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.57%) Back Office
15 11 (0.57%) German Language
16 8 (0.41%) Automotive
17 5 (0.26%) Electronics
17 5 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 548 (28.38%) Analyst
2 392 (20.30%) PMO Analyst
3 348 (18.02%) Project Manager
4 190 (9.84%) PMO Manager
5 139 (7.20%) IT Manager
6 123 (6.37%) Coordinator
7 100 (5.18%) Business Analyst
8 96 (4.97%) Project Coordinator
9 85 (4.40%) PMO Lead
10 81 (4.19%) Project Analyst
11 73 (3.78%) Senior PMO
12 64 (3.31%) IT Project Manager
13 60 (3.11%) Senior Manager
14 56 (2.90%) Portfolio Manager
14 56 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
15 54 (2.80%) Consultant
15 54 (2.80%) Junior
16 53 (2.74%) Programme Manager
17 46 (2.38%) Senior PMO Analyst
18 43 (2.23%) Portfolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (2.74%) .NET
2 24 (1.24%) Web Services
3 23 (1.19%) .NET Framework
4 20 (1.04%) XML
5 13 (0.67%) Middleware
6 12 (0.62%) LAMP
7 11 (0.57%) HTML
8 10 (0.52%) J2EE
9 8 (0.41%) CSS
10 6 (0.31%) EDI
10 6 (0.31%) XHTML
11 5 (0.26%) Reactive Extensions
11 5 (0.26%) SAP ALE
12 4 (0.21%) Apache Wicket
12 4 (0.21%) BAPI
12 4 (0.21%) Hibernate
12 4 (0.21%) SAP Smart Forms
12 4 (0.21%) Spring
13 3 (0.16%) JSP
14 2 (0.10%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 229 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (4.14%) Management Information System
3 48 (2.49%) PMI
4 39 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 38 (1.97%) Fintech
6 36 (1.86%) Data Centre
7 23 (1.19%) Driving Licence
8 19 (0.98%) Virtual Team
9 17 (0.88%) FMCG
10 15 (0.78%) Wiki
11 14 (0.73%) User Experience
12 13 (0.67%) Life Science
12 13 (0.67%) Minimum Viable Product
13 11 (0.57%) Mobile App
14 10 (0.52%) Smart Meter
15 8 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.36%) NHS
17 6 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
17 6 (0.31%) Replication
18 5 (0.26%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (1.86%) Windows
2 30 (1.55%) Linux
3 23 (1.19%) Unix
4 18 (0.93%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.16%) Android
6 3 (0.16%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.16%) VMS
6 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.10%) Solaris
7 2 (0.10%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.052%) pSOS
8 1 (0.052%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.052%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.052%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.052%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1055 (54.63%) Project Management
2 682 (35.32%) PRINCE2
3 448 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
4 416 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 230 (11.91%) Programme Management
6 193 (9.99%) Change Management
7 190 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 172 (8.91%) Project Governance
9 166 (8.60%) Resource Management
10 161 (8.34%) Change Control
11 158 (8.18%) Coaching
12 157 (8.13%) Portfolio Management
12 157 (8.13%) Project Planning
13 156 (8.08%) Risk Management
14 155 (8.03%) Waterfall
15 146 (7.56%) Scrum
16 143 (7.41%) Line Management
17 136 (7.04%) ITIL
18 129 (6.68%) Business Analysis
19 124 (6.42%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 74 (3.83%) SQL
2 41 (2.12%) Java
3 26 (1.35%) C#
4 17 (0.88%) PHP
5 14 (0.73%) C
6 13 (0.67%) VB
7 12 (0.62%) Perl
8 11 (0.57%) JavaScript
8 11 (0.57%) X++
9 7 (0.36%) C++
10 5 (0.26%) ABAP
10 5 (0.26%) Korn
10 5 (0.26%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.21%) SAPscript
12 3 (0.16%) Python
13 2 (0.10%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.10%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.10%) VBA
14 1 (0.052%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.052%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 300 (15.54%) Degree
2 107 (5.54%) PMP
3 91 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 76 (3.94%) PMI Certification
5 65 (3.37%) APMP
6 56 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 49 (2.54%) Security Cleared
8 39 (2.02%) ISEB
9 32 (1.66%) SC Cleared
10 20 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (1.04%) IIBA
11 16 (0.83%) CCNA
12 12 (0.62%) CCSA
12 12 (0.62%) MCP
12 12 (0.62%) VCP6
12 12 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (0.57%) APMG
13 11 (0.57%) CCA
13 11 (0.57%) CISSP
13 11 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (8.75%) QA
2 59 (3.06%) P3O
3 13 (0.67%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.67%) MiFID
4 7 (0.36%) COBIT
4 7 (0.36%) SLA
5 6 (0.31%) EMIR
6 5 (0.26%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.21%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.10%) GDPR
8 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.10%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.052%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.052%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.052%) FATCA
9 1 (0.052%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (0.73%) vSphere
2 12 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (0.62%) XenApp
3 8 (0.41%) XenDesktop
4 5 (0.26%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.21%) IAG
6 2 (0.10%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.052%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.052%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (0.41%) SCCM
2 6 (0.31%) CA Wily
2 6 (0.31%) Nagios
3 5 (0.26%) Netcool
3 5 (0.26%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 5 (0.26%) SCOM
3 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.21%) CSIRT
5 3 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.052%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.052%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.052%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.052%) MOM
7 1 (0.052%) Puppet
Vendors
1 391 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 49 (2.54%) SAP
3 35 (1.81%) Planview
4 32 (1.66%) Oracle
5 31 (1.61%) Cisco
6 29 (1.50%) HP
7 21 (1.09%) IBM
8 20 (1.04%) Citrix
8 20 (1.04%) VMware
9 17 (0.88%) CheckPoint
9 17 (0.88%) NetApp
10 15 (0.78%) F5
10 15 (0.78%) Juniper
11 13 (0.67%) Atlassian
12 11 (0.57%) Mitel
12 11 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.47%) Cognos
13 9 (0.47%) Sage
14 8 (0.41%) Cognizant
14 8 (0.41%) OpenText
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: £29,415 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus company car allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Scotland
Sanderson
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Code Red Associates
Salary: 12 month fixed term salaried contract, £52-£55k
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Networkers
Salary: £31825 - £33500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: £53,276 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum Circa £52,000 Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
GTA
Posted: 6 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago