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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK
Rank 491 451 444
Rank change year-on-year -40 -7  
Permanent jobs citing PMP 408 650 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.96% 2.27% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 325 484 475
Median salary £57,500 £59,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.54% +2.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,900 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £81,700
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.90% -  

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 20788 28689 29284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.76% 27.75% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16377 22981 22971
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,800 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 26 March 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 26 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 -35 381 £57,500 -4.16% 43
London -22 208 £60,000 -11.11% 22
South East +3 50 £55,000 +2.80% 6
City of London +24 39 £66,250 +1.92% 4
West Midlands +32 38 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East of England +20 24 £52,500 -4.54%
Yorkshire +26 20 £50,000 - 2
North West -22 19 £45,000 +0.55% 2
South West -1 15 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Birmingham +20 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Berkshire +16 13 £65,000 +20.93% 1
Reading +30 12 £65,000 +18.18%
Bristol +2 11 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +27 9 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Hertfordshire +20 9 £52,500 -
Manchester -23 9 £40,000 -20.00% 2
West Yorkshire +26 8 £44,250 -6.84% 2
Scotland +22 8 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Cheshire +15 8 £55,000 -
South Wales +14 8 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Cardiff +13 8 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex +9 8 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Wales +8 8 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Essex - 8 £101,250 -
North Yorkshire - 7 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 7 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +15 6 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Coventry +12 6 £62,250 -
East Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Brighton - 6 £50,000 -

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 793 (82.35%) PRINCE2
2 785 (81.52%) Project Management
3 640 (66.46%) PMI Certification
4 478 (49.64%) Finance
5 321 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 290 (30.11%) Degree
7 210 (21.81%) MS Excel
8 203 (21.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 190 (19.73%) Microsoft
10 183 (19.00%) ITIL
11 178 (18.48%) Retail
12 149 (15.47%) PMI
13 148 (15.37%) CRM
14 133 (13.81%) SDLC
15 124 (12.88%) Programme Management
16 123 (12.77%) Change Management
17 122 (12.67%) Service Management
18 121 (12.56%) Scrum
19 112 (11.63%) Waterfall
20 111 (11.53%) PRINCE
21 108 (11.21%) PMO
22 106 (11.01%) Oracle
23 105 (10.90%) Continuous Improvement
24 104 (10.80%) MS Project
24 104 (10.80%) SQL
24 104 (10.80%) Service Delivery
25 102 (10.59%) Data Centre
26 94 (9.76%) Software Engineering
27 93 (9.66%) Telecoms
28 90 (9.35%) Line Management

PMP
Top Related 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 45 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 9 (0.93%) Confluence
2 9 (0.93%) IIS
3 8 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.42%) CMS
6 4 (0.42%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.10%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.10%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 210 (21.81%) MS Excel
2 104 (10.80%) MS Project
3 88 (9.14%) MS Office
4 49 (5.09%) MS Visio
5 48 (4.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.21%) CATIA
6 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.10%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 44 (4.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (2.39%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.35%) NetSuite
4 9 (0.93%) SAP ERP
5 7 (0.73%) Primavera
6 6 (0.62%) Bankmaster
7 5 (0.52%) BPCS
7 5 (0.52%) CA PPM
7 5 (0.52%) Finacle
7 5 (0.52%) Misys Equation
7 5 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
7 5 (0.52%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.42%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.42%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.42%) SAP Retail
9 3 (0.31%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (4.57%) IaaS
4 43 (4.47%) Amazon EC2
5 42 (4.36%) PaaS
6 22 (2.28%) Office 365
7 11 (1.14%) SaaS
8 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.31%) Yammer
10 1 (0.10%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.10%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.39%) Internet
2 22 (2.28%) WAN
3 15 (1.56%) Firewall
4 13 (1.35%) LAN
5 12 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (1.04%) VoLTE
6 10 (1.04%) VoWiFi
7 8 (0.83%) Wireless
8 7 (0.73%) DNS
8 7 (0.73%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (0.73%) WebEx
9 6 (0.62%) DAB
10 4 (0.42%) DHCP
10 4 (0.42%) Intranet
10 4 (0.42%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.42%) VoIP
11 3 (0.31%) BGP
11 3 (0.31%) MVNO
11 3 (0.31%) OSPF
11 3 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (7.68%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.47%) DB2
2 43 (4.47%) MySQL
3 19 (1.97%) Big Data
4 15 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.04%) SAP BW
6 7 (0.73%) Hadoop
6 7 (0.73%) MS Access
6 7 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.52%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.42%) QlikView
10 3 (0.31%) GIS
10 3 (0.31%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.21%) Data Mart
11 2 (0.21%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.10%) Ingres
12 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (2.39%) JIRA
2 13 (1.35%) Hudson
3 8 (0.83%) HP UFT
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (0.52%) ProC
5 4 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.10%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.10%) Selenium
6 1 (0.10%) VersionOne
General
1 478 (49.64%) Finance
2 178 (18.48%) Retail
3 93 (9.66%) Telecoms
4 75 (7.79%) Banking
5 64 (6.65%) Publishing
6 55 (5.71%) Marketing
7 32 (3.32%) Legal
8 24 (2.49%) Manufacturing
9 22 (2.28%) Advertising
10 18 (1.87%) Front Office
11 16 (1.66%) Law
12 15 (1.56%) Financial Institution
13 13 (1.35%) French Language
13 13 (1.35%) Spanish Language
14 12 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.93%) Automotive
15 9 (0.93%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.83%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.83%) Billing
17 6 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 561 (58.26%) Project Manager
2 135 (14.02%) IT Manager
3 113 (11.73%) IT Project Manager
4 98 (10.18%) Senior Manager
5 95 (9.87%) Senior Project Manager
6 67 (6.96%) Software Project Manager
7 66 (6.85%) Programme Manager
8 61 (6.33%) Architect
9 57 (5.92%) Agile Project Manager
10 53 (5.50%) Analyst
11 46 (4.78%) Solutions Architect
12 40 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 39 (4.05%) Software Manager
14 33 (3.43%) Infrastructure Manager
15 32 (3.32%) Consultant
15 32 (3.32%) Implementation Manager
16 31 (3.22%) Implementation Project Manager
16 31 (3.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 31 (3.22%) Project Implementation Manager
17 30 (3.12%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (4.36%) .NET
2 17 (1.77%) XML
3 15 (1.56%) HTML
4 8 (0.83%) AngularJS
4 8 (0.83%) Node.js
5 7 (0.73%) J2EE
6 6 (0.62%) ASP.NET
6 6 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (0.62%) SAP Fiori
7 5 (0.52%) SAP Basis
8 4 (0.42%) EDI
8 4 (0.42%) Flash
8 4 (0.42%) HTML5
8 4 (0.42%) JSON
9 3 (0.31%) CSS
9 3 (0.31%) Web Services
10 2 (0.21%) Ajax
10 2 (0.21%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.21%) XSL
10 2 (0.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 149 (15.47%) PMI
2 102 (10.59%) Data Centre
3 88 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (8.20%) Computer Science
5 50 (5.19%) CMDB
6 47 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.60%) Virtual Team
8 16 (1.66%) Fintech
9 14 (1.45%) FMCG
10 11 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (1.04%) Robotics
12 9 (0.93%) Driving Licence
12 9 (0.93%) User Experience
13 8 (0.83%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.62%) iPad
14 6 (0.62%) NHS
14 6 (0.62%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.52%) iSeries
15 5 (0.52%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 37 (3.84%) Windows
2 21 (2.18%) Linux
3 19 (1.97%) Unix
4 10 (1.04%) Solaris
5 7 (0.73%) Android
5 7 (0.73%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.62%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.52%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.42%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.10%) VMS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 793 (82.35%) PRINCE2
2 785 (81.52%) Project Management
3 321 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 203 (21.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 183 (19.00%) ITIL
6 148 (15.37%) CRM
7 133 (13.81%) SDLC
8 124 (12.88%) Programme Management
9 123 (12.77%) Change Management
10 122 (12.67%) Service Management
11 121 (12.56%) Scrum
12 112 (11.63%) Waterfall
13 111 (11.53%) PRINCE
14 105 (10.90%) Continuous Improvement
15 104 (10.80%) Service Delivery
16 94 (9.76%) Software Engineering
17 90 (9.35%) Line Management
18 87 (9.03%) Project Planning
19 85 (8.83%) Presales
20 83 (8.62%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 104 (10.80%) SQL
2 36 (3.74%) Java
3 27 (2.80%) C#
4 23 (2.39%) C++
5 17 (1.77%) JavaScript
5 17 (1.77%) Perl
6 15 (1.56%) C
7 14 (1.45%) Python
8 10 (1.04%) VB
9 9 (0.93%) Ruby
9 9 (0.93%) VBScript
10 7 (0.73%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.73%) VBA
10 7 (0.73%) VC++
11 6 (0.62%) COBOL
12 5 (0.52%) ABAP
12 5 (0.52%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.42%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.21%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 640 (66.46%) PMI Certification
2 290 (30.11%) Degree
3 74 (7.68%) APMP
4 69 (7.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 55 (5.71%) ISEB
6 46 (4.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 17 (1.77%) MBA
7 17 (1.77%) PgMP
8 16 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (1.45%) CAPM
10 13 (1.35%) CCNA
10 13 (1.35%) CISSP
11 12 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.14%) APMG
13 10 (1.04%) CISA
14 8 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.62%) CISM
15 6 (0.62%) ISACA
15 6 (0.62%) MCP
16 5 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (11.21%) PMO
2 86 (8.93%) QA
3 28 (2.91%) MiFID
4 17 (1.77%) ISO 9001
5 14 (1.45%) P3O
6 12 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.93%) SLA
8 7 (0.73%) COBIT
8 7 (0.73%) PMBOK
9 6 (0.62%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.52%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.42%) EMIR
11 4 (0.42%) GDPR
11 4 (0.42%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.21%) BS25999
13 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.21%) ISO22301
13 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
14 1 (0.10%) FISMA
System Software
1 45 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (4.47%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.73%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.42%) Docker
5 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.21%) vSphere
7 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 43 (4.47%) SCVMM
2 4 (0.42%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.31%) SCCM
3 3 (0.31%) WMI
4 2 (0.21%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.10%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.10%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 190 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 106 (11.01%) Oracle
3 76 (7.89%) HP
4 70 (7.27%) SAP
5 65 (6.75%) Cisco
5 65 (6.75%) IBM
6 52 (5.40%) VMware
7 49 (5.09%) CheckPoint
7 49 (5.09%) Juniper
8 47 (4.88%) Citrix
9 44 (4.57%) BMC
10 42 (4.36%) EMC
10 42 (4.36%) NetApp
11 30 (3.12%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (1.87%) Planview
13 15 (1.56%) JD Edwards
14 13 (1.35%) Atlassian
15 12 (1.25%) Demandware
15 12 (1.25%) hybris
15 12 (1.25%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - FCA
Posted: 13 hours ago
England
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £38,183 to £46,924 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Networkers
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Webrecruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lebara
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Strong bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + ben/market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago