The median annual salary for a Senior IT Project Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior IT Project Manager
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 840 897
Rank change year-on-year +13 +57  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Project Manager 47 107 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.11% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.11% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 39 93 65
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £56,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior IT Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior IT Project Manager in the UK

Senior IT Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior IT Project Manager in the UK

Senior IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior IT Project Manager over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior IT Project Manager in the UK

Senior IT Project Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 -3 46 £63,750 +6.25% 4
London +12 24 £65,000 -
South East +36 12 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Surrey +42 5 £65,000 +8.33% 1
City of London +13 3 £65,000 -
Twickenham - 3 £55,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 - -
Hampshire +31 2 £62,500 +4.16%
Berkshire +24 2 £71,250 +18.75% 1
Oxfordshire +17 2 £60,000 -4.00%
East Midlands +16 2 £62,296 +13.26% 1
West Midlands +15 2 £55,000 -12.00% 1
West Yorkshire +11 2 £60,000 +11.62%
Leeds +4 2 £60,000 +11.62%
East of England 0 2 £55,000 +54.96%
Yorkshire -1 2 £60,000 +11.62%
North West -52 2 £55,000 -
Banbury - 2 £60,000 -
Winchester - 2 £62,500 -
Reading +23 1 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Leicestershire +11 1 £82,500 +17.85%
Scotland +10 1 £50,000 -10.71%
Kingston Upon Thames +8 1 £45,424 +1.09%
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £42,092 - 1
Nottingham +1 1 £42,092 - 1
Coventry -4 1 - - 1
Cheshire -31 1 £55,000 -
Manchester -41 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £85,000 -

Senior IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Senior IT Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 74 (65.49%) Project Management
2 60 (53.10%) PRINCE2
3 42 (37.17%) Finance
4 37 (32.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (27.43%) Retail
6 28 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (18.58%) SDLC
8 19 (16.81%) Change Management
9 18 (15.93%) Mentoring
10 17 (15.04%) PMI Certification
11 16 (14.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 15 (13.27%) Risk Management
13 14 (12.39%) PMP
13 14 (12.39%) Waterfall
14 12 (10.62%) Matrix Management
14 12 (10.62%) Microsoft
14 12 (10.62%) Programme Management
15 11 (9.73%) Change Control
15 11 (9.73%) Matrix Organization
16 10 (8.85%) E-Commerce
17 9 (7.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Project
17 9 (7.96%) Logistics
17 9 (7.96%) Coaching
17 9 (7.96%) Dependency Management
17 9 (7.96%) Investment Management
17 9 (7.96%) Budget Control
18 8 (7.08%) Project Governance
18 8 (7.08%) Business Transformation
18 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Excel

Senior IT Project Manager Skill Set
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 2 (1.77%) CMS
2 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Actimize
1 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) Intranet
2 1 (0.88%) LAN
2 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.88%) WAN
2 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) Big Data
2 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.88%) Data Mart
2 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.88%) QlikView
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 42 (37.17%) Finance
2 31 (27.43%) Retail
3 5 (4.42%) Back Office
4 4 (3.54%) Legal
5 3 (2.65%) Banking
5 3 (2.65%) Law
5 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) Electronics
7 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Front Office
7 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
2 1 (0.88%) CSS3
2 1 (0.88%) HTML
2 1 (0.88%) HTML5
2 1 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) EPoS
2 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.54%) PMI
3 3 (2.65%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.65%) FMCG
3 3 (2.65%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.88%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (65.49%) Project Management
2 60 (53.10%) PRINCE2
3 37 (32.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.58%) SDLC
6 19 (16.81%) Change Management
7 18 (15.93%) Mentoring
8 15 (13.27%) Risk Management
9 14 (12.39%) Waterfall
10 12 (10.62%) Matrix Management
10 12 (10.62%) Programme Management
11 11 (9.73%) Change Control
11 11 (9.73%) Matrix Organization
12 10 (8.85%) E-Commerce
13 9 (7.96%) Budget Control
13 9 (7.96%) Coaching
13 9 (7.96%) Dependency Management
13 9 (7.96%) Investment Management
13 9 (7.96%) Logistics
14 8 (7.08%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.77%) C
2 1 (0.88%) C#
2 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) PMI Certification
2 16 (14.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 14 (12.39%) PMP
4 9 (7.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (5.31%) Degree
6 4 (3.54%) APMP
6 4 (3.54%) CISA
6 4 (3.54%) CISSP
6 4 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) ISEB
8 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) PMO
2 5 (4.42%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) GxP
3 1 (0.88%) MiFID
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (10.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.65%) hybris
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle
3 1 (0.88%) Calypso
3 1 (0.88%) Citrix
3 1 (0.88%) IBM
3 1 (0.88%) JDA
3 1 (0.88%) Murex
3 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (0.88%) Progress
3 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.88%) SAP
3 1 (0.88%) Tableau
3 1 (0.88%) VMware
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £42,356 - 63,534 per year
Posted: 10 days ago