Period
to 21 July 2017

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 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 268 242
Rank change year-on-year -37 -26 +19
Permanent jobs citing PMO 1871 2563 3123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.05% 1.26% 1.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.62% 9.62% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1375 2093 2442
UK median annual salary £47,500 £49,765 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.59% -10.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,050 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21702 26655 28402
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.16% 13.15% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16422 21129 22203
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for PMO in the UK

PMO
Top 16 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 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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 -26 1787 £47,500 -5.00% 121
UK excluding London -46 1076 £42,500 - 76
London +6 772 £52,500 -12.50% 53
South East +24 304 £45,000 - 20
Midlands -3 277 £45,000 +12.50% 15
North of England -89 244 £42,500 -5.56% 22
West Midlands +42 219 £45,000 +28.57% 9
East of England -45 133 £42,500 -5.56% 7
Yorkshire -10 128 £45,000 +5.88% 6
North West -109 109 £37,500 -24.65% 15
East Midlands -44 58 £45,000 +5.88% 6
South West -74 58 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Scotland -31 44 £37,250 -17.22% 7
Wales -32 18 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North East +15 9 £47,500 +17.28% 1
Northern Ireland -13 1 £30,000 -41.46%

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 952 (50.88%) Project Management
2 880 (47.03%) Finance
3 558 (29.82%) PRINCE2
4 443 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 399 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 346 (18.49%) Microsoft Excel
7 317 (16.94%) Microsoft Project
8 299 (15.98%) Degree
9 291 (15.55%) Microsoft
10 265 (14.16%) Programme Management
11 224 (11.97%) Microsoft Office
12 223 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
13 215 (11.49%) Retail
14 205 (10.96%) Banking
14 205 (10.96%) Change Management
15 171 (9.14%) QA
16 169 (9.03%) SharePoint
17 168 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
18 162 (8.66%) Waterfall
19 160 (8.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 152 (8.12%) Project Governance
21 145 (7.75%) Portfolio Management
21 145 (7.75%) Scrum
22 142 (7.59%) ITIL
23 139 (7.43%) Resource Management
24 135 (7.22%) Asset Management
25 133 (7.11%) Project Planning
25 133 (7.11%) Change Control
26 131 (7.00%) Risk Management
27 129 (6.89%) Line Management

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
1 169 (9.03%) SharePoint
2 27 (1.44%) MS Project Server
3 12 (0.64%) CMS
4 10 (0.53%) Confluence
4 10 (0.53%) JBoss
5 6 (0.32%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.27%) IIS
7 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.21%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.16%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.11%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.11%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.11%) SAS
10 1 (0.053%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.053%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.053%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.053%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 346 (18.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 317 (16.94%) Microsoft Project
3 224 (11.97%) Microsoft Office
4 160 (8.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 114 (6.09%) MS Visio
6 24 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.53%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.053%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 38 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.53%) NetSuite
3 10 (0.53%) Primavera
3 10 (0.53%) Workfront
4 7 (0.37%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.37%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.27%) Changepoint
5 5 (0.27%) Northgate Housing
5 5 (0.27%) Sage X3
5 5 (0.27%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.21%) SAP BPC
6 4 (0.21%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.053%) Actimize
8 1 (0.053%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.053%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.66%) SaaS
2 17 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (0.86%) Office 365
4 11 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.37%) FinancialForce.com
5 7 (0.37%) Mavenlink
6 6 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.053%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.053%) Boomi
8 1 (0.053%) G Suite
8 1 (0.053%) GitHub
8 1 (0.053%) Heroku
8 1 (0.053%) PaaS
8 1 (0.053%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.60%) TCP/IP
2 27 (1.44%) WAN
2 27 (1.44%) Wireless
3 22 (1.18%) Firewall
4 21 (1.12%) VPN
5 20 (1.07%) LAN
6 16 (0.86%) DNS
7 15 (0.80%) BGP
8 14 (0.75%) MPLS
8 14 (0.75%) Network Security
9 13 (0.69%) Unified Communications
10 11 (0.59%) EIGRP
10 11 (0.59%) Ethernet
10 11 (0.59%) IPsec
10 11 (0.59%) OSPF
10 11 (0.59%) SSL
11 9 (0.48%) DHCP
12 8 (0.43%) Cisco PIX
12 8 (0.43%) IP Telephony
12 8 (0.43%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 14 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (0.59%) MS Access
4 10 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (0.48%) MySQL
6 8 (0.43%) Big Data
7 6 (0.32%) RDBMS
7 6 (0.32%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.27%) DTS
8 5 (0.27%) GIS
8 5 (0.27%) Power BI
9 4 (0.21%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.21%) QlikView
10 3 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.16%) Riak
Development Applications
1 36 (1.92%) JIRA
2 8 (0.43%) JConsole
2 8 (0.43%) LoadRunner
2 8 (0.43%) NeoLoad
2 8 (0.43%) The Grinder
2 8 (0.43%) VisualVM
3 7 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.27%) Selenium
4 5 (0.27%) Zephyr
5 4 (0.21%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.21%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.16%) Introscope
6 3 (0.16%) RequisitePro
7 2 (0.11%) Android Studio
7 2 (0.11%) Ant
7 2 (0.11%) JUnit
7 2 (0.11%) Subversion
7 2 (0.11%) Xcode
8 1 (0.053%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.053%) YouTrack
General
1 880 (47.03%) Finance
2 215 (11.49%) Retail
3 205 (10.96%) Banking
4 120 (6.41%) Investment Banking
5 101 (5.40%) Retail Banking
5 101 (5.40%) Telecoms
6 65 (3.47%) Legal
7 59 (3.15%) Marketing
8 46 (2.46%) Financial Institution
9 42 (2.24%) Manufacturing
10 37 (1.98%) Law
11 33 (1.76%) Advertising
12 29 (1.55%) Back Office
13 23 (1.23%) Automotive
14 17 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
15 16 (0.86%) Billing
16 14 (0.75%) Publishing
17 12 (0.64%) Electronics
18 9 (0.48%) Local Government
19 8 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 525 (28.06%) Analyst
2 358 (19.13%) PMO Analyst
3 288 (15.39%) Project Manager
4 226 (12.08%) PMO Manager
5 107 (5.72%) IT Manager
6 97 (5.18%) Coordinator
7 93 (4.97%) Consultant
8 88 (4.70%) Project Analyst
9 77 (4.12%) PMO Lead
10 75 (4.01%) Senior Manager
11 74 (3.96%) Programme Manager
11 74 (3.96%) Project Coordinator
11 74 (3.96%) Senior PMO
12 72 (3.85%) Business Analyst
13 59 (3.15%) Business Manager
14 56 (2.99%) IT Project Manager
15 54 (2.89%) Junior
16 53 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
17 51 (2.73%) Portfolio Manager
18 49 (2.62%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (2.14%) Flash
2 30 (1.60%) .NET
3 17 (0.91%) XML
4 15 (0.80%) Web Services
5 14 (0.75%) Middleware
6 11 (0.59%) HTML
7 8 (0.43%) RESTful
7 8 (0.43%) WSDL
8 6 (0.32%) J2EE
9 5 (0.27%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (0.21%) AngularJS
10 4 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.21%) HTML5
10 4 (0.21%) Reactive Extensions
11 3 (0.16%) CSS
11 3 (0.16%) EDI
12 2 (0.11%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.11%) JSP
12 2 (0.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 223 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 41 (2.19%) Data Centre
4 30 (1.60%) PMI
5 29 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 29 (1.55%) Virtual Team
6 28 (1.50%) User Experience
7 27 (1.44%) Derivative
8 26 (1.39%) Fintech
9 16 (0.86%) Hedge funds
10 15 (0.80%) Equities
11 14 (0.75%) Driving Licence
11 14 (0.75%) Fixed Income
11 14 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (0.59%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.53%) Replication
13 10 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (0.48%) Smart Meter
15 7 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (0.37%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 48 (2.57%) Windows
2 27 (1.44%) Linux
3 25 (1.34%) Unix
4 20 (1.07%) Windows Server
5 15 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.16%) Android
8 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.11%) Solaris
10 1 (0.053%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.053%) pSOS
10 1 (0.053%) VMS
10 1 (0.053%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.053%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.053%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.053%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 952 (50.88%) Project Management
2 558 (29.82%) PRINCE2
3 443 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 399 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 265 (14.16%) Programme Management
6 205 (10.96%) Change Management
7 168 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 162 (8.66%) Waterfall
9 152 (8.12%) Project Governance
10 145 (7.75%) Portfolio Management
10 145 (7.75%) Scrum
11 142 (7.59%) ITIL
12 139 (7.43%) Resource Management
13 135 (7.22%) Asset Management
14 133 (7.11%) Change Control
14 133 (7.11%) Project Planning
15 131 (7.00%) Risk Management
16 129 (6.89%) Coaching
16 129 (6.89%) Line Management
17 108 (5.77%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (4.60%) SQL
2 35 (1.87%) Java
3 24 (1.28%) C
3 24 (1.28%) C#
4 9 (0.48%) JavaScript
5 8 (0.43%) VB
6 6 (0.32%) PHP
7 5 (0.27%) C++
7 5 (0.27%) Korn
7 5 (0.27%) VBA
7 5 (0.27%) X++
8 4 (0.21%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.21%) Python
8 4 (0.21%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.16%) Perl
9 3 (0.16%) Ruby
10 2 (0.11%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.11%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.11%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.053%) R
Qualifications
1 299 (15.98%) Degree
2 122 (6.52%) PMP
3 79 (4.22%) PMI Certification
4 74 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 62 (3.31%) APMP
6 58 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 36 (1.92%) Security Cleared
8 30 (1.60%) SC Cleared
9 20 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (1.02%) ISEB
11 12 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (0.48%) IIBA
14 8 (0.43%) CCNP
14 8 (0.43%) Master's Degree
15 7 (0.37%) CAPM
15 7 (0.37%) CIMA
15 7 (0.37%) ISTQB
15 7 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 6 (0.32%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (9.14%) QA
2 44 (2.35%) P3O
3 18 (0.96%) MiFID
4 10 (0.53%) GDPR
4 10 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.37%) EMIR
6 7 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.27%) COBIT
7 5 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.21%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.21%) SLA
9 3 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.053%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.053%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.053%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.053%) FATCA
11 1 (0.053%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.32%) vSphere
5 5 (0.27%) XenApp
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.053%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.053%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (0.64%) Nagios
1 12 (0.64%) SCOM
2 5 (0.27%) Netcool
2 5 (0.27%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 5 (0.27%) SCCM
2 5 (0.27%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.16%) CA Wily
3 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.16%) HP SIM
3 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.053%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.053%) MOM
5 1 (0.053%) WSUS
Vendors
1 291 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 52 (2.78%) Oracle
2 52 (2.78%) SAP
3 36 (1.92%) Cisco
4 23 (1.23%) Planview
5 22 (1.18%) VMware
6 16 (0.86%) Cognizant
7 15 (0.80%) SolarWinds
8 14 (0.75%) F5
8 14 (0.75%) HP
8 14 (0.75%) Juniper
9 13 (0.69%) NetApp
9 13 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.59%) CheckPoint
10 11 (0.59%) Citrix
11 10 (0.53%) IBM
12 9 (0.48%) Palo Alto
13 8 (0.43%) Dynatrace
13 8 (0.43%) Ericsson
13 8 (0.43%) Riverbed
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Rullion
Salary: healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Icore Tech
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + bonus + benefits + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mane Contract Services Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago