The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 512 427 420
Rank change year-on-year -85 -7  
Permanent jobs citing PMP 418 657 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.67% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.93% 2.50% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 321 507 579
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,300 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  

PMP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21636 26299 30474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.60% 26.71% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16864 21248 24174
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in the UK

PMP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PMP in the UK

PMP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PMP in the UK

PMP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 -91 396 £57,500 -4.16% 44
London -105 167 £69,250 +6.53% 23
South East -5 69 £53,750 -10.41% 5
South West +20 46 £45,000 -10.00% 1
City of London +6 36 £66,250 -1.85% 4
East of England 0 34 £55,000 -4.34% 1
West Midlands +9 29 £57,500 +15.00%
Surrey +36 24 £45,500 -49.44%
North West -47 24 £50,000 +29.87% 10
Berkshire +2 20 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire +3 19 £55,000 +2.32% 1
Manchester -29 17 £51,250 +33.11% 10
Hatfield +5 16 £55,000 -4.34%
East Midlands +11 15 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Bristol -24 13 £45,000 -10.00%
Reading +16 11 £62,500 +4.16%
Essex +10 10 £53,000 -9.78%
Yorkshire +3 10 £52,500 +11.11% 2
Gloucestershire 0 10 - -
Birmingham -4 10 £68,750 +25.00%
Cirencester - 10 - -
Somerset - 10 £37,500 - 1
West Sussex +4 9 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Hampshire +10 8 £37,500 -25.00%
Bath - 8 £37,500 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 8 £45,000 -
Scotland +12 7 £54,000 +20.00% 1
Nottingham -2 7 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Nottinghamshire -5 7 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Colchester - 7 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 689 (82.71%) PRINCE2
2 668 (80.19%) Project Management
3 580 (69.63%) PMI Certification
4 397 (47.66%) Finance
5 340 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
6 247 (29.65%) Degree
7 173 (20.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 150 (18.01%) Microsoft
9 143 (17.17%) ITIL
10 142 (17.05%) Waterfall
11 130 (15.61%) Scrum
12 122 (14.65%) PMO
13 118 (14.17%) Change Management
14 111 (13.33%) PMI
15 109 (13.09%) PRINCE
16 103 (12.36%) Retail
17 101 (12.12%) SDLC
17 101 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
18 100 (12.00%) Risk Management
19 96 (11.52%) Microsoft Project
20 91 (10.92%) Microsoft Office
20 91 (10.92%) Line Management
21 87 (10.44%) SQL
22 82 (9.84%) Programme Management
23 81 (9.72%) CRM
24 78 (9.36%) ERP
25 77 (9.24%) Change Control
26 75 (9.00%) Project Planning
27 74 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
28 72 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel

PMP
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 27 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.56%) IIS
3 12 (1.44%) WebSphere
4 6 (0.72%) CMS
5 4 (0.48%) Confluence
5 4 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.48%) MS Project Server
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.24%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.12%) CICS
7 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 96 (11.52%) Microsoft Project
2 91 (10.92%) Microsoft Office
3 72 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 58 (6.96%) MS Visio
5 52 (6.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.36%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 24 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.44%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.72%) SAP Retail
5 5 (0.60%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 5 (0.60%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.48%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.48%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.48%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.48%) Minerva
6 4 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.48%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.24%) Aareon QL
8 2 (0.24%) MIS ActiveH
8 2 (0.24%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.24%) Orchard Housing
8 2 (0.24%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (2.88%) IaaS
4 23 (2.76%) PaaS
5 13 (1.56%) Office 365
6 9 (1.08%) SaaS
7 6 (0.72%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.12%) Force.com
9 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.76%) WAN
2 19 (2.28%) LAN
3 17 (2.04%) Internet
4 12 (1.44%) Firewall
5 9 (1.08%) HTTP
5 9 (1.08%) SAN
6 6 (0.72%) DAB
6 6 (0.72%) Unified Communications
6 6 (0.72%) VLAN
7 5 (0.60%) Skype
8 3 (0.36%) LDAP
8 3 (0.36%) VoIP
8 3 (0.36%) VoLTE
8 3 (0.36%) VoWiFi
8 3 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.24%) NAS
10 1 (0.12%) FIX Connectivity
10 1 (0.12%) LTE
10 1 (0.12%) WebEx
10 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.96%) Big Data
3 25 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (3.00%) DB2
3 25 (3.00%) MySQL
4 7 (0.84%) Data Mart
4 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (0.72%) QlikView
5 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.48%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.48%) MS Access
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.48%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.36%) GIS
9 2 (0.24%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 32 (3.84%) JIRA
2 10 (1.20%) HP UFT
3 7 (0.84%) JIRA Agile
4 6 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (0.72%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.72%) Hudson
4 6 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.60%) LoadRunner
5 5 (0.60%) Selenium
6 4 (0.48%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.48%) eCATT
6 4 (0.48%) Mockito
6 4 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.48%) ProC
7 3 (0.36%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.12%) CA Flowdock
General
1 397 (47.66%) Finance
2 103 (12.36%) Retail
3 51 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 49 (5.88%) Banking
5 38 (4.56%) Advertising
6 29 (3.48%) Publishing
7 28 (3.36%) Manufacturing
8 27 (3.24%) Marketing
9 25 (3.00%) Legal
10 21 (2.52%) Spanish Language
11 16 (1.92%) Front Office
12 15 (1.80%) Aerospace
12 15 (1.80%) Automotive
13 14 (1.68%) Financial Institution
13 14 (1.68%) French Language
14 12 (1.44%) Law
15 8 (0.96%) Billing
16 6 (0.72%) Electronics
16 6 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 501 (60.14%) Project Manager
2 141 (16.93%) IT Manager
3 132 (15.85%) IT Project Manager
4 86 (10.32%) Senior Manager
5 83 (9.96%) Senior Project Manager
6 52 (6.24%) Analyst
7 44 (5.28%) Software Project Manager
8 42 (5.04%) Programme Manager
9 34 (4.08%) Agile Project Manager
9 34 (4.08%) Architect
10 29 (3.48%) Infrastructure Manager
10 29 (3.48%) PMO Analyst
10 29 (3.48%) Software Manager
11 28 (3.36%) Consultant
11 28 (3.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 28 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
12 27 (3.24%) Digital Project Manager
12 27 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 22 (2.64%) Technical Manager
14 21 (2.52%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (6.12%) .NET
2 39 (4.68%) XML
3 23 (2.76%) HTML
4 19 (2.28%) ASP.NET
5 13 (1.56%) .NET Framework
5 13 (1.56%) XSLT
6 12 (1.44%) Hibernate
7 7 (0.84%) AngularJS
8 6 (0.72%) CSS
8 6 (0.72%) JDBC
8 6 (0.72%) jQuery
8 6 (0.72%) Middleware
8 6 (0.72%) XSL
9 5 (0.60%) J2EE
9 5 (0.60%) Node.js
9 5 (0.60%) Web Services
10 4 (0.48%) Ajax
10 4 (0.48%) JSON
10 4 (0.48%) Kendo UI
11 3 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 111 (13.33%) PMI
2 74 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (6.84%) Computer Science
4 37 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 33 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 28 (3.36%) Virtual Team
7 24 (2.88%) CMDB
8 21 (2.52%) User Experience
9 17 (2.04%) Driving Licence
10 14 (1.68%) Fintech
11 9 (1.08%) NHS
11 9 (1.08%) Public Cloud
12 8 (0.96%) iSeries
13 7 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
14 6 (0.72%) Robotics
15 5 (0.60%) Derivative
15 5 (0.60%) FMCG
15 5 (0.60%) iPad
15 5 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.44%) Windows
2 35 (4.20%) Linux
3 31 (3.72%) Unix
4 15 (1.80%) Solaris
5 9 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.60%) Android
6 5 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.24%) AIX
7 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 689 (82.71%) PRINCE2
2 668 (80.19%) Project Management
3 340 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (20.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 143 (17.17%) ITIL
6 142 (17.05%) Waterfall
7 130 (15.61%) Scrum
8 118 (14.17%) Change Management
9 109 (13.09%) PRINCE
10 101 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 101 (12.12%) SDLC
11 100 (12.00%) Risk Management
12 91 (10.92%) Line Management
13 82 (9.84%) Programme Management
14 81 (9.72%) CRM
15 78 (9.36%) ERP
16 77 (9.24%) Change Control
17 75 (9.00%) Project Planning
18 66 (7.92%) Matrix Organization
19 65 (7.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 87 (10.44%) SQL
2 54 (6.48%) Java
3 53 (6.36%) C#
4 30 (3.60%) C
4 30 (3.60%) C++
4 30 (3.60%) JavaScript
5 27 (3.24%) Ruby
6 25 (3.00%) Python
7 23 (2.76%) Perl
8 12 (1.44%) T-SQL
9 10 (1.20%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.08%) VB
11 8 (0.96%) COBOL
11 8 (0.96%) Embedded C++
12 7 (0.84%) Embedded C
13 6 (0.72%) Jython
13 6 (0.72%) VBScript
14 4 (0.48%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 580 (69.63%) PMI Certification
2 247 (29.65%) Degree
3 69 (8.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 63 (7.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 52 (6.24%) APMP
6 38 (4.56%) ISEB
7 33 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 25 (3.00%) APMG
9 16 (1.92%) PgMP
10 12 (1.44%) Master's Degree
11 11 (1.32%) CISSP
12 10 (1.20%) MBA
13 9 (1.08%) CAPM
14 8 (0.96%) ISTQB
15 7 (0.84%) CISA
15 7 (0.84%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
15 7 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (0.84%) Security Cleared
16 6 (0.72%) MCP
17 5 (0.60%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (14.65%) PMO
2 57 (6.84%) QA
3 18 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.80%) ISO 9001
5 14 (1.68%) P3O
6 13 (1.56%) MiFID
7 10 (1.20%) SLA
8 8 (0.96%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.96%) PMBOK
9 7 (0.84%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.72%) COBIT
11 5 (0.60%) EMIR
12 4 (0.48%) AIFMD
12 4 (0.48%) GDPR
12 4 (0.48%) TickIT
12 4 (0.48%) UCITS
13 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 2 (0.24%) BS25999
14 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.48%) Docker
5 2 (0.24%) KVM
6 1 (0.12%) ACF2
6 1 (0.12%) RACF
Systems Management
1 24 (2.88%) SCVMM
2 6 (0.72%) Ansible
2 6 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.72%) Puppet
3 5 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.48%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.12%) SCCM
5 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 150 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 72 (8.64%) Oracle
3 54 (6.48%) SAP
4 39 (4.68%) HP
5 32 (3.84%) VMware
6 31 (3.72%) Cisco
6 31 (3.72%) Citrix
7 28 (3.36%) IBM
8 26 (3.12%) Red Hat
9 25 (3.00%) CheckPoint
10 24 (2.88%) BMC
11 23 (2.76%) EMC
11 23 (2.76%) Juniper
11 23 (2.76%) NetApp
11 23 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (1.20%) ServiceNow
13 9 (1.08%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.96%) Charles River
14 8 (0.96%) Cognizant
15 7 (0.84%) Tableau
London
Rullion
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rullion
Salary: £70000 - £74000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market standards
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Lavendon Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Barnsley
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + + guaranteed bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Fife
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago