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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 489 432 452
Rank change year-on-year -57 +20  
Permanent jobs citing PMP 437 687 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.66% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.06% 2.43% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 351 507 486
Median salary £56,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.83% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +2.94%  

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 21222 28300 30510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.67% 27.27% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16708 22791 23836
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 £69,000 £70,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -53 411 £55,500 -11.20% 53
London -52 205 £60,000 -7.69% 24
South East +14 56 £56,250 - 7
City of London +14 47 £67,500 +3.84% 6
West Midlands +29 44 £56,250 +12.50% 5
South West +15 31 £45,000 -16.27% 5
North West -26 26 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Surrey +47 18 £43,750 -32.69% 2
Yorkshire +27 18 £47,500 -4.52% 2
Berkshire +20 15 £65,000 +8.33% 4
East of England +12 15 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Bristol -3 15 £45,000 -1.09%
Manchester -31 14 £45,000 +9.75% 1
West Sussex +21 12 £60,000 +29.72%
Reading +15 11 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Birmingham +9 11 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 10 £40,000 -
South Wales +13 9 £55,000 +18.91%
Cardiff +9 9 £55,000 +29.41%
Wales +8 9 £55,000 +18.91%
Cheshire -7 9 £52,500 +61.53% 2
East Midlands -11 9 £47,500 -7.31% 4
West Yorkshire +17 8 £47,500 +0.52% 1
Coventry +8 8 £59,375 - 2
North Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +12 7 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Scotland +2 7 £42,750 -5.00%
Somerset -4 7 £56,000 - 1
Shropshire +10 6 £53,500 +7.00%
Crawley +3 6 £62,500 +47.05%

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 720 (81.45%) PRINCE2
2 701 (79.30%) Project Management
3 585 (66.18%) PMI Certification
4 433 (48.98%) Finance
5 317 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
6 272 (30.77%) Degree
7 181 (20.48%) Microsoft
8 180 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 152 (17.19%) ITIL
10 145 (16.40%) Retail
11 130 (14.71%) PMI
12 124 (14.03%) Scrum
13 123 (13.91%) SDLC
14 118 (13.35%) Change Management
14 118 (13.35%) PRINCE
15 113 (12.78%) Waterfall
16 110 (12.44%) PMO
17 109 (12.33%) CRM
18 101 (11.43%) Programme Management
19 96 (10.86%) Oracle
20 95 (10.75%) Microsoft Project
20 95 (10.75%) SQL
21 93 (10.52%) Microsoft Office
22 91 (10.29%) Service Management
23 88 (9.95%) Line Management
24 87 (9.84%) Risk Management
25 85 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
26 83 (9.39%) Project Planning
27 80 (9.05%) Microsoft Excel
28 78 (8.82%) ERP

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 30 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.24%) IIS
3 10 (1.13%) Confluence
4 9 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.79%) CMS
5 7 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.45%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.23%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.23%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 95 (10.75%) Microsoft Project
2 93 (10.52%) Microsoft Office
3 80 (9.05%) Microsoft Excel
4 53 (6.00%) MS Visio
5 51 (5.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (2.83%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.36%) NetSuite
4 10 (1.13%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.45%) SAP Retail
7 3 (0.34%) BPCS
7 3 (0.34%) Primavera
7 3 (0.34%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.34%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.23%) Orchard Housing
8 2 (0.23%) Sage CRM
8 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (3.96%) IaaS
4 34 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (3.73%) PaaS
6 13 (1.47%) Office 365
7 9 (1.02%) SaaS
8 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.11%) Force.com
9 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.38%) WAN
2 20 (2.26%) Internet
3 14 (1.58%) LAN
4 9 (1.02%) Firewall
4 9 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (0.90%) VoLTE
5 8 (0.90%) VoWiFi
6 7 (0.79%) WebEx
7 6 (0.68%) DAB
8 4 (0.45%) DNS
8 4 (0.45%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.34%) BGP
9 3 (0.34%) HTTP
9 3 (0.34%) LDAP
9 3 (0.34%) Multicast
9 3 (0.34%) OSPF
9 3 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
9 3 (0.34%) VoIP
10 2 (0.23%) LTE
10 2 (0.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.85%) DB2
2 34 (3.85%) MySQL
3 24 (2.71%) Big Data
4 18 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (0.79%) Hadoop
5 7 (0.79%) MS Access
5 7 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.57%) Data Mart
7 5 (0.57%) QlikView
7 5 (0.57%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.57%) SAP BW
7 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (0.34%) GIS
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.23%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.11%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 22 (2.49%) JIRA
2 13 (1.47%) Hudson
3 8 (0.90%) HP UFT
4 6 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.57%) ProC
6 4 (0.45%) Selenium
7 3 (0.34%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.34%) Mockito
8 2 (0.23%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.11%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.11%) VersionOne
General
1 433 (48.98%) Finance
2 145 (16.40%) Retail
3 72 (8.14%) Telecoms
4 69 (7.81%) Banking
5 49 (5.54%) Publishing
6 46 (5.20%) Marketing
7 29 (3.28%) Legal
8 28 (3.17%) Manufacturing
9 24 (2.71%) Advertising
10 18 (2.04%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.81%) Front Office
11 16 (1.81%) Spanish Language
12 14 (1.58%) Law
13 13 (1.47%) French Language
14 10 (1.13%) Aerospace
14 10 (1.13%) Automotive
15 9 (1.02%) Billing
16 8 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.79%) Electronics
18 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 514 (58.14%) Project Manager
2 125 (14.14%) IT Manager
3 104 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
4 99 (11.20%) Senior Manager
5 95 (10.75%) Senior Project Manager
6 60 (6.79%) Programme Manager
7 55 (6.22%) Software Project Manager
8 54 (6.11%) Analyst
9 51 (5.77%) Architect
10 50 (5.66%) Agile Project Manager
11 42 (4.75%) Solutions Architect
12 36 (4.07%) Software Manager
13 33 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 31 (3.51%) Consultant
15 29 (3.28%) Infrastructure Manager
16 26 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 24 (2.71%) Technical Manager
18 23 (2.60%) Implementation Manager
18 23 (2.60%) Implementation Project Manager
18 23 (2.60%) Project Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (5.20%) .NET
2 30 (3.39%) XML
3 24 (2.71%) HTML
4 12 (1.36%) ASP.NET
5 10 (1.13%) AngularJS
6 8 (0.90%) Node.js
7 7 (0.79%) .NET Framework
7 7 (0.79%) Hibernate
7 7 (0.79%) J2EE
7 7 (0.79%) XSL
7 7 (0.79%) XSLT
8 6 (0.68%) CSS
8 6 (0.68%) jQuery
9 5 (0.57%) Web Services
10 4 (0.45%) JSON
10 4 (0.45%) Middleware
10 4 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (0.45%) SAP Fiori
11 3 (0.34%) Ajax
11 3 (0.34%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 130 (14.71%) PMI
2 74 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (8.03%) Computer Science
4 65 (7.35%) Data Centre
5 40 (4.52%) Management Information System
6 35 (3.96%) CMDB
7 24 (2.71%) Virtual Team
8 18 (2.04%) Fintech
9 17 (1.92%) User Experience
10 15 (1.70%) FMCG
11 11 (1.24%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.02%) Robotics
13 8 (0.90%) NHS
14 7 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (0.68%) iPad
15 6 (0.68%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.68%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.57%) iSeries
16 5 (0.57%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.07%) Windows
2 26 (2.94%) Linux
3 25 (2.83%) Unix
4 13 (1.47%) Solaris
5 7 (0.79%) Android
5 7 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.57%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 720 (81.45%) PRINCE2
2 701 (79.30%) Project Management
3 317 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
4 180 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 152 (17.19%) ITIL
6 124 (14.03%) Scrum
7 123 (13.91%) SDLC
8 118 (13.35%) Change Management
8 118 (13.35%) PRINCE
9 113 (12.78%) Waterfall
10 109 (12.33%) CRM
11 101 (11.43%) Programme Management
12 91 (10.29%) Service Management
13 88 (9.95%) Line Management
14 87 (9.84%) Risk Management
15 85 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
16 83 (9.39%) Project Planning
17 78 (8.82%) ERP
18 75 (8.48%) Presales
19 74 (8.37%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 95 (10.75%) SQL
2 39 (4.41%) Java
3 36 (4.07%) C#
4 27 (3.05%) JavaScript
5 24 (2.71%) C++
6 20 (2.26%) C
6 20 (2.26%) Perl
7 17 (1.92%) Python
7 17 (1.92%) Ruby
8 12 (1.36%) VB
9 8 (0.90%) T-SQL
9 8 (0.90%) VBScript
10 7 (0.79%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.79%) COBOL
10 7 (0.79%) VBA
10 7 (0.79%) VC++
11 5 (0.57%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.45%) Embedded C++
13 3 (0.34%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.23%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 585 (66.18%) PMI Certification
2 272 (30.77%) Degree
3 70 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 63 (7.13%) APMP
5 58 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 45 (5.09%) ISEB
7 18 (2.04%) MBA
8 17 (1.92%) PgMP
9 15 (1.70%) CISSP
10 14 (1.58%) APMG
11 12 (1.36%) CAPM
12 8 (0.90%) CISA
12 8 (0.90%) CISM
13 6 (0.68%) ISACA
13 6 (0.68%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.57%) MCP
15 4 (0.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (12.44%) PMO
2 56 (6.33%) QA
3 19 (2.15%) MiFID
4 17 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.47%) P3O
6 12 (1.36%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.90%) COBIT
8 7 (0.79%) SLA
9 6 (0.68%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.68%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.57%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.45%) GDPR
11 4 (0.45%) TickIT
12 3 (0.34%) BS25999
12 3 (0.34%) ISO22301
13 2 (0.23%) EMIR
13 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 37 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.45%) Docker
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) KVM
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (3.85%) SCVMM
2 4 (0.45%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.34%) WMI
4 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.11%) SCCM
4 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 181 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 96 (10.86%) Oracle
3 60 (6.79%) SAP
4 55 (6.22%) HP
5 51 (5.77%) IBM
6 44 (4.98%) Cisco
7 41 (4.64%) VMware
8 38 (4.30%) Citrix
9 35 (3.96%) BMC
10 34 (3.85%) CheckPoint
10 34 (3.85%) Juniper
11 33 (3.73%) EMC
11 33 (3.73%) NetApp
12 27 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (1.70%) Red Hat
14 13 (1.47%) Atlassian
15 12 (1.36%) Demandware
15 12 (1.36%) hybris
15 12 (1.36%) JD Edwards
16 10 (1.13%) Planview
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Mint
Salary: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Allegis Global Solutions - QBE
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate
Guru Careers
Salary: 55000-60000 Per Annum DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £301 - £35000 per annum + holidays, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + car + health + pension + 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + full benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
193 Marsh Wall, London
Broadridge Financial Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
South East London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Central London
Prospectus
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, car allowance
Posted: 24 days ago