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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 503 428 413
Rank change year-on-year -75 -15  
Permanent jobs citing PMP 419 652 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 2.49% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 326 506 610
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,625 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,875 £86,250 £78,875
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 21844 26201 30066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.56% 26.63% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35718 44855 48776
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 £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PMP in the UK

PMP
Top 10 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 28 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 -80 398 £57,500 -4.16% 53
UK excluding London -15 241 £52,500 -4.54% 30
London -104 166 £70,000 +7.69% 25
South East -3 72 £53,750 -6.52% 8
Midlands +6 44 £57,500 +15.00% 3
South West +3 44 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North of England -13 37 £50,000 +11.11% 13
East of England -7 34 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Scotland +14 7 £54,000 +20.00% 2
Wales +5 5 £45,000 -5.26%

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 688 (82.49%) PRINCE2
2 668 (80.10%) Project Management
3 583 (69.90%) PMI Certification
4 399 (47.84%) Finance
5 341 (40.89%) Agile Software Development
6 248 (29.74%) Degree
7 168 (20.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 148 (17.75%) Microsoft
9 142 (17.03%) Waterfall
10 140 (16.79%) ITIL
11 132 (15.83%) Scrum
12 124 (14.87%) PMO
13 117 (14.03%) Change Management
14 110 (13.19%) PMI
15 108 (12.95%) PRINCE
16 101 (12.11%) Risk Management
17 100 (11.99%) Retail
17 100 (11.99%) SDLC
18 97 (11.63%) Microsoft Project
19 96 (11.51%) Continuous Improvement
20 90 (10.79%) Microsoft Office
21 88 (10.55%) Line Management
22 87 (10.43%) SQL
23 81 (9.71%) Programme Management
24 79 (9.47%) CRM
25 78 (9.35%) ERP
26 77 (9.23%) Change Control
27 76 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
28 74 (8.87%) Project Planning
29 72 (8.63%) 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 14 (1.68%) IIS
3 13 (1.56%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.48%) CMS
4 4 (0.48%) Confluence
4 4 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.48%) MS Project Server
4 4 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.24%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.12%) CICS
6 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 97 (11.63%) Microsoft Project
2 90 (10.79%) Microsoft Office
3 72 (8.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 58 (6.95%) MS Visio
5 51 (6.12%) 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 42 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (2.52%) IaaS
4 20 (2.40%) PaaS
5 13 (1.56%) Office 365
6 9 (1.08%) SaaS
7 7 (0.84%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.12%) Force.com
9 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.00%) WAN
2 21 (2.52%) LAN
3 18 (2.16%) Internet
4 13 (1.56%) Firewall
5 10 (1.20%) HTTP
5 10 (1.20%) SAN
6 7 (0.84%) VLAN
7 6 (0.72%) DAB
7 6 (0.72%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.60%) Skype
9 3 (0.36%) LDAP
9 3 (0.36%) VoIP
9 3 (0.36%) VoLTE
9 3 (0.36%) VoWiFi
9 3 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.24%) FIX Connectivity
10 2 (0.24%) NAS
11 1 (0.12%) LTE
11 1 (0.12%) WebEx
11 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (6.47%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.08%) Big Data
3 25 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (2.64%) DB2
4 22 (2.64%) MySQL
5 7 (0.84%) Data Mart
5 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (0.72%) QlikView
6 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.48%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.48%) MS Access
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.48%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.36%) GIS
10 2 (0.24%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 33 (3.96%) JIRA
2 10 (1.20%) HP UFT
3 7 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (0.84%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.84%) JIRA Agile
4 6 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.60%) Hudson
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
1 399 (47.84%) Finance
2 100 (11.99%) Retail
3 52 (6.24%) Telecoms
4 48 (5.76%) Banking
5 39 (4.68%) Advertising
6 28 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 26 (3.12%) Legal
7 26 (3.12%) Marketing
8 25 (3.00%) Publishing
9 21 (2.52%) Spanish Language
10 16 (1.92%) Aerospace
10 16 (1.92%) Automotive
10 16 (1.92%) Front Office
11 15 (1.80%) Financial Institution
12 14 (1.68%) French Language
13 12 (1.44%) Law
14 8 (0.96%) Billing
15 6 (0.72%) Electronics
16 4 (0.48%) Back Office
16 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 501 (60.07%) Project Manager
2 137 (16.43%) IT Manager
3 129 (15.47%) IT Project Manager
4 87 (10.43%) Senior Manager
5 84 (10.07%) Senior Project Manager
6 52 (6.24%) Analyst
7 45 (5.40%) Software Project Manager
8 41 (4.92%) Programme Manager
9 34 (4.08%) Agile Project Manager
10 30 (3.60%) Architect
10 30 (3.60%) Software Manager
11 29 (3.48%) Consultant
11 29 (3.48%) PMO Analyst
12 28 (3.36%) Digital Project Manager
12 28 (3.36%) Infrastructure Manager
13 27 (3.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 26 (3.12%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
15 24 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
16 23 (2.76%) Technical Manager
17 21 (2.52%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (6.24%) .NET
2 40 (4.80%) 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
7 7 (0.84%) JDBC
7 7 (0.84%) Middleware
8 6 (0.72%) CSS
8 6 (0.72%) jQuery
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
1 110 (13.19%) PMI
2 76 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 35 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 34 (4.08%) Data Centre
6 30 (3.60%) Virtual Team
7 21 (2.52%) CMDB
7 21 (2.52%) User Experience
8 18 (2.16%) Driving Licence
9 14 (1.68%) Fintech
10 10 (1.20%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.08%) iSeries
11 9 (1.08%) NHS
12 7 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.72%) Derivative
13 6 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (0.72%) Robotics
14 5 (0.60%) FMCG
14 5 (0.60%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (4.68%) Windows
2 38 (4.56%) Linux
3 33 (3.96%) Unix
4 16 (1.92%) Solaris
5 10 (1.20%) 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
1 688 (82.49%) PRINCE2
2 668 (80.10%) Project Management
3 341 (40.89%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (20.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 142 (17.03%) Waterfall
6 140 (16.79%) ITIL
7 132 (15.83%) Scrum
8 117 (14.03%) Change Management
9 108 (12.95%) PRINCE
10 101 (12.11%) Risk Management
11 100 (11.99%) SDLC
12 96 (11.51%) Continuous Improvement
13 88 (10.55%) Line Management
14 81 (9.71%) Programme Management
15 79 (9.47%) CRM
16 78 (9.35%) ERP
17 77 (9.23%) Change Control
18 74 (8.87%) Project Planning
19 67 (8.03%) Matrix Organization
20 63 (7.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 87 (10.43%) SQL
2 57 (6.83%) Java
3 54 (6.47%) C#
4 32 (3.84%) C
4 32 (3.84%) C++
5 30 (3.60%) JavaScript
6 28 (3.36%) Ruby
7 27 (3.24%) Python
8 24 (2.88%) Perl
9 12 (1.44%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.20%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.08%) Embedded C++
12 9 (1.08%) VB
13 8 (0.96%) COBOL
13 8 (0.96%) Embedded C
14 7 (0.84%) Jython
15 6 (0.72%) VBScript
16 4 (0.48%) VBA
16 4 (0.48%) VC++
Qualifications
1 583 (69.90%) PMI Certification
2 248 (29.74%) Degree
3 70 (8.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 64 (7.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 53 (6.35%) APMP
6 35 (4.20%) ISEB
7 30 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
8 26 (3.12%) 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%) Security Cleared
16 6 (0.72%) MCP
16 6 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
17 5 (0.60%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (14.87%) PMO
2 59 (7.07%) QA
3 18 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.92%) ISO 9001
5 14 (1.68%) MiFID
5 14 (1.68%) P3O
6 11 (1.32%) SLA
7 8 (0.96%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.96%) PMBOK
8 7 (0.84%) Solvency II
9 6 (0.72%) COBIT
9 6 (0.72%) EMIR
10 4 (0.48%) AIFMD
10 4 (0.48%) GDPR
10 4 (0.48%) TickIT
10 4 (0.48%) UCITS
11 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.24%) BS25999
12 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (2.52%) 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 21 (2.52%) SCVMM
2 7 (0.84%) Ansible
2 7 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.84%) 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
1 148 (17.75%) Microsoft
2 69 (8.27%) Oracle
3 54 (6.47%) SAP
4 35 (4.20%) HP
5 29 (3.48%) Cisco
6 28 (3.36%) Citrix
6 28 (3.36%) Red Hat
6 28 (3.36%) VMware
7 24 (2.88%) IBM
8 23 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
9 22 (2.64%) CheckPoint
10 21 (2.52%) BMC
11 20 (2.40%) EMC
11 20 (2.40%) Juniper
11 20 (2.40%) NetApp
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
Newbury, Berkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £90000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rullion
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Rullion
Salary: £70000 - £74000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bluewolf
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Lavendon Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market standards
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £90,000 to £94,999 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gatwick Airport
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AccessPay
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Greater Manchester
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago