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 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
UK
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 332 272 249
Rank change year-on-year -60 -23  
Permanent jobs citing PMO 780 1183 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.92% 1.20% 1.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.76% 9.28% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 592 972 1157
Median salary £47,500 £47,629 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.27% +0.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 10058 12747 13938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.81% 12.98% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7741 10162 10940
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 £30,000 £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%  

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 29 May 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 29 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 -48 745 £47,500 -3.06% 122
London -13 306 £53,500 -12.29% 40
South East -19 112 £47,500 +11.76% 29
West Midlands +28 109 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Yorkshire +2 68 £43,750 +2.94% 9
City of London +35 67 £55,000 -7.56% 14
West Yorkshire +27 61 £45,000 +9.75% 7
East of England -57 58 £45,000 -2.17% 4
Birmingham +10 45 £50,000 +81.81% 5
North West -95 44 £35,000 -30.00% 10
Leeds +12 38 £35,000 +12.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +24 28 £48,500 +14.11% 6
Manchester -94 27 £35,000 -30.00% 9
Coventry +28 25 £55,000 +39.24% 1
South West -20 22 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Cambridgeshire +8 20 £56,250 +15.97% 2
East Midlands -16 20 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Hampshire +6 18 £34,500 +6.15% 7
Bradford +14 17 £47,500 -32.14%
Hertfordshire -30 17 £42,500 -7.60% 1
Milton Keynes +8 16 £53,750 +26.47% 6
Surrey +33 15 £42,500 -7.60% 2
Peterborough +20 14 £58,750 +17.50% 1
West Sussex +8 13 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Solihull -2 13 £45,000 +28.57%
Scotland -23 13 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Edinburgh -27 12 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Bristol +5 11 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Wales -5 11 £52,163 +37.26%
Cheshire -25 11 £39,982 -19.65%

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 974 (53.11%) Project Management
2 825 (44.98%) Finance
3 608 (33.15%) PRINCE2
4 420 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
5 402 (21.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 337 (18.38%) Microsoft Excel
7 320 (17.45%) Microsoft
8 311 (16.96%) Microsoft Project
9 261 (14.23%) Degree
10 252 (13.74%) Microsoft Office
11 243 (13.25%) Programme Management
12 202 (11.01%) Change Management
13 201 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
14 169 (9.21%) Project Governance
14 169 (9.21%) Resource Management
15 168 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 164 (8.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 157 (8.56%) SharePoint
17 157 (8.56%) QA
18 156 (8.51%) Coaching
19 147 (8.02%) Project Planning
20 144 (7.85%) Waterfall
21 143 (7.80%) Scrum
22 142 (7.74%) Change Control
23 141 (7.69%) Line Management
24 140 (7.63%) Portfolio Management
25 137 (7.47%) ITIL
26 136 (7.42%) Risk Management
27 129 (7.03%) Banking
28 117 (6.38%) Retail

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
1 157 (8.56%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.25%) MS Project Server
3 22 (1.20%) Confluence
4 7 (0.38%) Apache
4 7 (0.38%) CMS
5 5 (0.27%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.27%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.22%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.16%) JBoss
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.11%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.11%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.055%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.055%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.055%) SAS
9 1 (0.055%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.055%) WebSphere
Applications
1 337 (18.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 311 (16.96%) Microsoft Project
3 252 (13.74%) Microsoft Office
4 164 (8.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 98 (5.34%) MS Visio
6 26 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.55%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.055%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 37 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.49%) Sage X3
3 9 (0.49%) Workfront
4 8 (0.44%) Primavera
5 6 (0.33%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.27%) Northgate Housing
6 5 (0.27%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.27%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.27%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.22%) Changepoint
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.11%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.11%) SAP PS
8 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.055%) Actimize
9 1 (0.055%) RMDS
9 1 (0.055%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.58%) SaaS
2 9 (0.49%) Office 365
3 6 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (0.22%) FinancialForce.com
4 4 (0.22%) Mavenlink
5 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle CX
6 2 (0.11%) PaaS
7 1 (0.055%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.055%) Boomi
7 1 (0.055%) G Suite
7 1 (0.055%) GitHub
7 1 (0.055%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.055%) Heroku
7 1 (0.055%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.15%) Wireless
2 20 (1.09%) Unified Communications
3 14 (0.76%) Firewall
4 11 (0.60%) Network Security
4 11 (0.60%) WAN
5 8 (0.44%) LAN
5 8 (0.44%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.38%) SAN
7 6 (0.33%) ATM
7 6 (0.33%) FTP
7 6 (0.33%) PPP
7 6 (0.33%) VPN
8 5 (0.27%) DNS
8 5 (0.27%) IP Telephony
9 4 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.22%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (0.22%) Internet
9 4 (0.22%) IPsec
9 4 (0.22%) MPLS
9 4 (0.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (1.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (0.82%) MySQL
3 14 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (0.65%) Big Data
5 10 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (0.49%) DTS
6 9 (0.49%) MS Access
7 7 (0.38%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (0.33%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.27%) OLAP
9 5 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.16%) GIS
11 3 (0.16%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.16%) QlikView
11 3 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (2.18%) JIRA
2 7 (0.38%) Introscope
2 7 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.33%) JIRA Agile
4 3 (0.16%) Ant
4 3 (0.16%) JUnit
4 3 (0.16%) LSMW
4 3 (0.16%) Subversion
5 2 (0.11%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.055%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.055%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.055%) MorphX
6 1 (0.055%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.055%) Selenium
6 1 (0.055%) TeamCity
General
1 825 (44.98%) Finance
2 129 (7.03%) Banking
3 117 (6.38%) Retail
4 100 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 71 (3.87%) Legal
6 49 (2.67%) Marketing
7 46 (2.51%) Law
8 44 (2.40%) Manufacturing
9 41 (2.24%) Financial Institution
10 35 (1.91%) Investment Banking
11 33 (1.80%) Advertising
12 26 (1.42%) Billing
13 17 (0.93%) Automotive
14 15 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (0.82%) Publishing
14 15 (0.82%) Retail Banking
15 14 (0.76%) Back Office
16 9 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
16 9 (0.49%) Local Government
17 8 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 531 (28.95%) Analyst
2 392 (21.37%) PMO Analyst
3 284 (15.49%) Project Manager
4 230 (12.54%) PMO Manager
5 114 (6.22%) IT Manager
6 110 (6.00%) Coordinator
7 86 (4.69%) PMO Lead
8 83 (4.53%) Project Coordinator
9 79 (4.31%) Senior PMO
10 74 (4.03%) Consultant
10 74 (4.03%) Project Analyst
11 72 (3.93%) Business Analyst
12 67 (3.65%) Senior Manager
13 65 (3.54%) Programme Manager
14 55 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
15 53 (2.89%) IT Project Manager
15 53 (2.89%) Junior
15 53 (2.89%) Senior PMO Analyst
16 47 (2.56%) Portfolio Manager
17 39 (2.13%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.07%) .NET
2 17 (0.93%) XML
3 14 (0.76%) Web Services
4 11 (0.60%) J2EE
5 10 (0.55%) Flash
5 10 (0.55%) HTML
5 10 (0.55%) Middleware
6 8 (0.44%) .NET Framework
7 7 (0.38%) EDI
8 6 (0.33%) CSS
8 6 (0.33%) LAMP
9 5 (0.27%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.27%) Reactive Extensions
10 4 (0.22%) Apache Wicket
10 4 (0.22%) Hibernate
10 4 (0.22%) IDoc
10 4 (0.22%) SAP ALE
10 4 (0.22%) Spring
11 3 (0.16%) BAPI
11 3 (0.16%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 201 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 41 (2.24%) PMI
4 39 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 35 (1.91%) Fintech
6 25 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 23 (1.25%) Driving Licence
8 22 (1.20%) User Experience
9 20 (1.09%) Virtual Team
10 13 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
11 12 (0.65%) Smart Meter
12 9 (0.49%) FMCG
13 8 (0.44%) Equities
13 8 (0.44%) NHS
13 8 (0.44%) Wiki
14 7 (0.38%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.38%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.38%) Life Science
14 7 (0.38%) Minimum Viable Product
14 7 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (1.96%) Windows
2 22 (1.20%) Linux
3 21 (1.15%) Unix
4 16 (0.87%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.11%) Solaris
7 2 (0.11%) VMS
7 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.055%) Android
8 1 (0.055%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.055%) pSOS
8 1 (0.055%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.055%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.055%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.055%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 974 (53.11%) Project Management
2 608 (33.15%) PRINCE2
3 420 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
4 402 (21.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 243 (13.25%) Programme Management
6 202 (11.01%) Change Management
7 169 (9.21%) Project Governance
7 169 (9.21%) Resource Management
8 168 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 156 (8.51%) Coaching
10 147 (8.02%) Project Planning
11 144 (7.85%) Waterfall
12 143 (7.80%) Scrum
13 142 (7.74%) Change Control
14 141 (7.69%) Line Management
15 140 (7.63%) Portfolio Management
16 137 (7.47%) ITIL
17 136 (7.42%) Risk Management
18 117 (6.38%) SDLC
19 99 (5.40%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (4.25%) SQL
2 27 (1.47%) Java
3 21 (1.15%) C#
4 18 (0.98%) C
5 12 (0.65%) VB
6 9 (0.49%) JavaScript
6 9 (0.49%) PHP
7 6 (0.33%) Perl
7 6 (0.33%) X++
8 5 (0.27%) Korn
8 5 (0.27%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.22%) ABAP
9 4 (0.22%) VBA
10 3 (0.16%) SAPscript
11 2 (0.11%) C++
11 2 (0.11%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.11%) Python
11 2 (0.11%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.055%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 261 (14.23%) Degree
2 113 (6.16%) PMP
3 78 (4.25%) PMI Certification
4 72 (3.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 62 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 57 (3.11%) APMP
7 32 (1.74%) Security Cleared
8 28 (1.53%) SC Cleared
9 25 (1.36%) ISEB
10 15 (0.82%) IIBA
11 14 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.55%) CCNA
14 10 (0.55%) MCP
14 10 (0.55%) VCP6
14 10 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (0.49%) CAPM
15 9 (0.49%) Master's Degree
16 8 (0.44%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (8.56%) QA
2 44 (2.40%) P3O
3 17 (0.93%) MiFID
4 11 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.38%) COBIT
5 7 (0.38%) EMIR
6 6 (0.33%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.27%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.27%) SLA
8 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.11%) GDPR
9 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.055%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.055%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.055%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.055%) FATCA
10 1 (0.055%) GxP
10 1 (0.055%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.055%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (0.55%) vSphere
2 8 (0.44%) XenApp
3 6 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.27%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.16%) IAG
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.055%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (0.38%) CA Wily
1 7 (0.38%) SCCM
2 6 (0.33%) Nagios
3 5 (0.27%) Netcool
3 5 (0.27%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 5 (0.27%) SCOM
3 5 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.16%) CSIRT
5 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.11%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.055%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.055%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.055%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.055%) MOM
6 1 (0.055%) Puppet
Vendors
1 320 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 46 (2.51%) SAP
3 41 (2.24%) Oracle
4 29 (1.58%) Cisco
5 24 (1.31%) Planview
6 21 (1.15%) HP
7 18 (0.98%) VMware
8 15 (0.82%) Citrix
8 15 (0.82%) NetApp
9 14 (0.76%) Juniper
9 14 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (0.71%) F5
10 13 (0.71%) IBM
11 11 (0.60%) CheckPoint
11 11 (0.60%) Mitel
12 10 (0.55%) Sage
13 9 (0.49%) Cognizant
13 9 (0.49%) Cognos
13 9 (0.49%) OpenText
14 8 (0.44%) Atlassian
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £77000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
QUANTICA
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits package!
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + fanastic benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cititec
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago