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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK
Rank 488 448 434
Rank change year-on-year -40 -14  
Permanent jobs citing PMP 411 651 691
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 330 485 482
Median salary £57,500 £58,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.28% +1.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,300
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 20959 28714 29743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.77% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16525 22997 23332
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 £68,500 £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 27 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 27 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 -49 384 £57,500 -4.16% 40
London -20 210 £60,000 -11.11% 18
South East +13 51 £55,000 +2.80% 6
City of London +29 40 £65,000 - 6
West Midlands +25 38 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East of England +26 24 £52,500 -4.54%
Yorkshire +32 20 £50,000 - 2
North West -20 19 £45,000 +0.55% 3
South West +2 15 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Berkshire +22 14 £65,000 +20.93% 1
Reading +28 13 £65,000 +18.18%
Birmingham +19 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bristol -2 11 £45,000 -
Surrey +29 9 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Hertfordshire +23 9 £52,500 -
Manchester -28 9 £40,000 -20.00% 2
West Yorkshire +33 8 £44,250 -6.84% 2
Cardiff +15 8 £50,000 - 1
South Wales +14 8 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Cheshire +11 8 £55,000 - 1
Wales +7 8 £50,000 +17.64% 1
West Sussex +3 8 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Essex - 8 £101,250 -
Scotland +13 7 £42,500 -5.55% 2
North Yorkshire - 7 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 7 £40,000 - 1
Coventry +13 6 £62,250 -
Hampshire +6 6 £55,000 -21.42% 1
East Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Brighton - 6 £50,000 -

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 779 (82.17%) PRINCE2
2 769 (81.12%) Project Management
3 623 (65.72%) PMI Certification
4 469 (49.47%) Finance
5 321 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
6 285 (30.06%) Degree
7 204 (21.52%) MS Excel
8 198 (20.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 185 (19.51%) Microsoft
10 173 (18.25%) ITIL
11 171 (18.04%) Retail
12 145 (15.30%) CRM
13 143 (15.08%) PMI
14 135 (14.24%) SDLC
15 122 (12.87%) Programme Management
16 121 (12.76%) Scrum
17 120 (12.66%) Change Management
18 114 (12.03%) Service Management
19 112 (11.81%) PRINCE
20 111 (11.71%) Waterfall
21 106 (11.18%) PMO
22 101 (10.65%) Oracle
22 101 (10.65%) MS Project
23 100 (10.55%) Continuous Improvement
24 98 (10.34%) Service Delivery
24 98 (10.34%) SQL
25 95 (10.02%) Telecoms
25 95 (10.02%) Data Centre
26 89 (9.39%) Software Engineering
27 85 (8.97%) Project Planning

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 43 (4.54%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.05%) Confluence
3 9 (0.95%) IIS
4 8 (0.84%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.53%) CMS
7 4 (0.42%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.42%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.11%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 204 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 101 (10.65%) MS Project
3 85 (8.97%) MS Office
4 49 (5.17%) MS Visio
5 48 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.21%) CATIA
6 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 43 (4.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.37%) NetSuite
4 9 (0.95%) SAP ERP
5 7 (0.74%) Primavera
6 6 (0.63%) Bankmaster
7 5 (0.53%) BPCS
7 5 (0.53%) CA PPM
7 5 (0.53%) Finacle
7 5 (0.53%) Misys Equation
7 5 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
7 5 (0.53%) 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 (0.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (4.22%) IaaS
4 39 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (4.01%) PaaS
6 21 (2.22%) Office 365
7 11 (1.16%) SaaS
8 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.32%) Yammer
10 1 (0.11%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.11%) Force.com
10 1 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.53%) Internet
2 20 (2.11%) WAN
3 13 (1.37%) Firewall
3 13 (1.37%) LAN
4 12 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (1.05%) VoLTE
5 10 (1.05%) VoWiFi
6 8 (0.84%) Wireless
7 7 (0.74%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (0.74%) WebEx
8 6 (0.63%) DAB
8 6 (0.63%) DNS
9 4 (0.42%) Intranet
9 4 (0.42%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.42%) VoIP
10 3 (0.32%) DHCP
10 3 (0.32%) Multicast
10 3 (0.32%) MVNO
10 3 (0.32%) OSPF
10 3 (0.32%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.11%) DB2
2 39 (4.11%) MySQL
3 18 (1.90%) Big Data
4 15 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.05%) SAP BW
6 7 (0.74%) Hadoop
6 7 (0.74%) MS Access
6 7 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.53%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.42%) QlikView
10 3 (0.32%) GIS
10 3 (0.32%) 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 (0.11%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.11%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 24 (2.53%) JIRA
2 12 (1.27%) Hudson
3 8 (0.84%) HP UFT
4 5 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (0.53%) ProC
5 4 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.11%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.11%) Selenium
6 1 (0.11%) VersionOne
General
1 469 (49.47%) Finance
2 171 (18.04%) Retail
3 95 (10.02%) Telecoms
4 74 (7.81%) Banking
5 58 (6.12%) Publishing
6 54 (5.70%) Marketing
7 32 (3.38%) Legal
8 24 (2.53%) Manufacturing
9 22 (2.32%) Advertising
10 18 (1.90%) Front Office
11 16 (1.69%) Law
12 15 (1.58%) Financial Institution
13 13 (1.37%) French Language
13 13 (1.37%) Spanish Language
14 12 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.95%) Automotive
15 9 (0.95%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.84%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.84%) Billing
17 6 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 558 (58.86%) Project Manager
2 135 (14.24%) IT Manager
3 113 (11.92%) IT Project Manager
4 99 (10.44%) Senior Manager
5 95 (10.02%) Senior Project Manager
6 66 (6.96%) Software Project Manager
7 65 (6.86%) Programme Manager
8 57 (6.01%) Agile Project Manager
8 57 (6.01%) Architect
9 49 (5.17%) Analyst
10 44 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
11 40 (4.22%) Software Manager
12 39 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 33 (3.48%) Infrastructure Manager
14 32 (3.38%) Consultant
14 32 (3.38%) Implementation Manager
15 31 (3.27%) Implementation Project Manager
15 31 (3.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 31 (3.27%) Project Implementation Manager
16 30 (3.16%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.11%) .NET
2 17 (1.79%) XML
3 16 (1.69%) HTML
4 8 (0.84%) AngularJS
4 8 (0.84%) Node.js
5 7 (0.74%) J2EE
6 5 (0.53%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (0.53%) SAP Basis
6 5 (0.53%) SAP Fiori
7 4 (0.42%) EDI
7 4 (0.42%) Flash
7 4 (0.42%) HTML5
7 4 (0.42%) JSON
8 3 (0.32%) CSS
8 3 (0.32%) Web Services
9 2 (0.21%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.21%) Ajax
9 2 (0.21%) XSL
9 2 (0.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 143 (15.08%) PMI
2 95 (10.02%) Data Centre
3 85 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (7.70%) Computer Science
5 44 (4.64%) CMDB
5 44 (4.64%) Management Information System
6 26 (2.74%) Virtual Team
7 16 (1.69%) Fintech
8 14 (1.48%) FMCG
9 11 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (1.05%) User Experience
11 9 (0.95%) Robotics
12 8 (0.84%) Driving Licence
12 8 (0.84%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.63%) iPad
13 6 (0.63%) NHS
13 6 (0.63%) Public Cloud
14 5 (0.53%) Online Banking
14 5 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (3.80%) Windows
2 21 (2.22%) Linux
3 19 (2.00%) Unix
4 10 (1.05%) Solaris
5 8 (0.84%) Android
6 7 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.74%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.63%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.53%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.42%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.11%) VMS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 779 (82.17%) PRINCE2
2 769 (81.12%) Project Management
3 321 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (20.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 173 (18.25%) ITIL
6 145 (15.30%) CRM
7 135 (14.24%) SDLC
8 122 (12.87%) Programme Management
9 121 (12.76%) Scrum
10 120 (12.66%) Change Management
11 114 (12.03%) Service Management
12 112 (11.81%) PRINCE
13 111 (11.71%) Waterfall
14 100 (10.55%) Continuous Improvement
15 98 (10.34%) Service Delivery
16 89 (9.39%) Software Engineering
17 85 (8.97%) Project Planning
18 82 (8.65%) Line Management
19 81 (8.54%) Risk Management
20 79 (8.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 98 (10.34%) SQL
2 36 (3.80%) Java
3 25 (2.64%) C#
4 23 (2.43%) C++
5 17 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 17 (1.79%) Perl
6 15 (1.58%) C
7 14 (1.48%) Python
8 10 (1.05%) VB
9 9 (0.95%) Ruby
9 9 (0.95%) VBScript
10 7 (0.74%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.74%) VBA
10 7 (0.74%) VC++
11 6 (0.63%) COBOL
12 5 (0.53%) ABAP
12 5 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.42%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.21%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 623 (65.72%) PMI Certification
2 285 (30.06%) Degree
3 71 (7.49%) APMP
4 68 (7.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 51 (5.38%) ISEB
6 47 (4.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 18 (1.90%) MBA
8 17 (1.79%) PgMP
9 13 (1.37%) CAPM
9 13 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.37%) CISSP
10 12 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.16%) APMG
12 10 (1.05%) CCNA
12 10 (1.05%) CISA
13 7 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.63%) CISM
14 6 (0.63%) ISACA
15 5 (0.53%) SC Cleared
15 5 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (11.18%) PMO
2 81 (8.54%) QA
3 28 (2.95%) MiFID
4 17 (1.79%) ISO 9001
5 13 (1.37%) P3O
6 12 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.95%) SLA
8 7 (0.74%) COBIT
8 7 (0.74%) PMBOK
9 6 (0.63%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.53%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.42%) EMIR
11 4 (0.42%) GDPR
11 4 (0.42%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.21%) BS25999
13 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.21%) ISO22301
13 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.21%) TickIT
System Software
1 41 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.42%) Docker
5 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.21%) vSphere
6 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 39 (4.11%) SCVMM
2 4 (0.42%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.32%) WMI
4 2 (0.21%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.21%) SCCM
5 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 185 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 101 (10.65%) Oracle
3 69 (7.28%) HP
3 69 (7.28%) SAP
4 60 (6.33%) IBM
5 58 (6.12%) Cisco
6 47 (4.96%) VMware
7 43 (4.54%) CheckPoint
7 43 (4.54%) Citrix
7 43 (4.54%) Juniper
8 40 (4.22%) BMC
9 38 (4.01%) EMC
9 38 (4.01%) NetApp
10 30 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (1.90%) Planview
12 15 (1.58%) JD Edwards
13 12 (1.27%) Atlassian
13 12 (1.27%) Demandware
13 12 (1.27%) hybris
13 12 (1.27%) Red Hat
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Car Allowance, Pe
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - FCA
Posted: Yesterday
England
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £38,183 to £46,924 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Networkers
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Webrecruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Strong bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 13 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: 5 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Selkirk
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago