The median annual salary for a Senior Project Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Senior Project Manager
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 453 432 427
Rank change year-on-year -21 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 511 645 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.66% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.68% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 419 533 589
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,400
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.16% +4.34%  

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 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69638 80091 87142
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Project Manager in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Project Manager in the UK

Senior 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 Project Manager 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 -30 475 £62,500 - 40
London -9 239 £70,000 +3.70% 17
South East -13 63 £60,000 - 5
East of England -9 62 £57,500 -17.85% 3
Yorkshire +15 38 £56,000 +1.81% 7
Cambridgeshire +7 36 £57,500 -23.33% 1
West Yorkshire +27 34 £55,500 +0.90% 6
City of London +18 29 £75,000 +9.09% 4
West Midlands -2 28 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Leeds +16 27 £55,000 - 4
Berkshire +18 21 £70,000 +16.66% 1
East Midlands +27 19 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Cambridge - 19 £57,500 -
Scotland +8 16 £57,500 +3.60% 2
Birmingham -5 13 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Surrey -5 13 £55,500 -11.20% 1
North West -63 13 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Nottinghamshire +6 12 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Nottingham +6 12 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Peterborough -9 11 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Edinburgh -12 11 £75,000 +36.36%
Hertfordshire -12 11 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Bedfordshire +19 10 £60,000 -20.00% 1
South West -5 10 £62,500 +19.04%
Hampshire +10 9 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Reading +18 8 £62,500 +4.16% 1
West Sussex +11 7 £60,000 - 1
Coventry -1 7 £57,750 -7.60% 1
Manchester -51 7 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Crawley +17 6 £60,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 639 (64.42%) Project Management
2 456 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
3 402 (40.52%) PRINCE2
4 392 (39.52%) Finance
5 281 (28.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 168 (16.94%) Scrum
7 146 (14.72%) Retail
8 137 (13.81%) Waterfall
9 118 (11.90%) Change Management
10 102 (10.28%) Degree
11 93 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
12 92 (9.27%) Programme Management
12 92 (9.27%) SDLC
13 87 (8.77%) PMI Certification
14 85 (8.57%) Matrix Management
15 84 (8.47%) PMP
16 83 (8.37%) Project Planning
17 81 (8.17%) Mentoring
18 72 (7.26%) Coaching
19 70 (7.06%) Matrix Organization
20 68 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 68 (6.85%) Microsoft
20 68 (6.85%) CRM
21 67 (6.75%) Banking
22 64 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 62 (6.25%) E-Commerce
24 59 (5.95%) Migration
24 59 (5.95%) Project Governance
25 58 (5.85%) Business Transformation
25 58 (5.85%) Risk Management

Senior 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 30 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.61%) CMS
3 11 (1.11%) Confluence
4 2 (0.20%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.20%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.10%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 93 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
2 42 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (2.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.20%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.31%) Sonata
2 12 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.91%) Oracle Retail
4 8 (0.81%) BASE24
5 6 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.50%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.50%) SAP QM
6 5 (0.50%) SAP SCM
7 4 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.30%) SAP Retail
9 2 (0.20%) Magento
9 2 (0.20%) Relativity
9 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.10%) Actimize
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.10%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.23%) SaaS
2 25 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (2.02%) Office 365
5 3 (0.30%) PaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.20%) Trello
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.10%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.41%) Internet
2 10 (1.01%) LAN
2 10 (1.01%) WAN
3 9 (0.91%) Structured Cabling
4 8 (0.81%) ATM
5 7 (0.71%) Unified Communications
6 6 (0.60%) VoIP
6 6 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.40%) Intranet
7 4 (0.40%) VLAN
7 4 (0.40%) Wireless
8 3 (0.30%) MPLS
9 2 (0.20%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.20%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.20%) SSL
10 1 (0.10%) DNS
10 1 (0.10%) Firewall
10 1 (0.10%) FTP
10 1 (0.10%) SAN
10 1 (0.10%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (2.62%) Big Data
3 13 (1.31%) SQL Server
4 8 (0.81%) Data Mart
4 8 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (0.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.20%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (0.20%) GIS
8 1 (0.10%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.10%) QlikView
8 1 (0.10%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.10%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 43 (4.33%) JIRA
2 18 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.20%) CA Flowdock
4 1 (0.10%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.10%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.10%) Selenium
4 1 (0.10%) Subversion
4 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 392 (39.52%) Finance
2 146 (14.72%) Retail
3 67 (6.75%) Banking
4 43 (4.33%) Telecoms
5 42 (4.23%) Marketing
6 29 (2.92%) Manufacturing
7 28 (2.82%) Legal
8 26 (2.62%) Advertising
9 20 (2.02%) Games
10 19 (1.92%) Back Office
11 14 (1.41%) Electronics
12 12 (1.21%) Retail Banking
13 10 (1.01%) Billing
13 10 (1.01%) Law
13 10 (1.01%) Publishing
14 9 (0.91%) Front Office
14 9 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.81%) Interactive Media
16 7 (0.71%) French Language
16 7 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.02%) .NET
1 20 (2.02%) HTML
2 7 (0.71%) CSS
3 6 (0.60%) Web Services
4 5 (0.50%) XML
5 4 (0.40%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.40%) HTML5
5 4 (0.40%) Middleware
6 2 (0.20%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.20%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.20%) CSS3
6 2 (0.20%) Java EE
6 2 (0.20%) REST
6 2 (0.20%) SAML
7 1 (0.10%) jQuery
7 1 (0.10%) JSON
7 1 (0.10%) LINQ
7 1 (0.10%) Mason
7 1 (0.10%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (4.74%) PMI
3 35 (3.53%) Data Centre
4 31 (3.13%) Fintech
5 27 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.52%) EPoS
7 18 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (1.81%) Virtual Team
8 17 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.21%) User Experience
10 9 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.81%) Derivative
11 8 (0.81%) EFT
11 8 (0.81%) Social Gaming
12 7 (0.71%) Equities
13 6 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
13 6 (0.60%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.60%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.60%) FMCG
13 6 (0.60%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 8 (0.81%) Windows
2 7 (0.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (0.50%) Linux
4 4 (0.40%) Unix
5 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 639 (64.42%) Project Management
2 456 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
3 402 (40.52%) PRINCE2
4 281 (28.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 168 (16.94%) Scrum
6 137 (13.81%) Waterfall
7 118 (11.90%) Change Management
8 92 (9.27%) Programme Management
8 92 (9.27%) SDLC
9 85 (8.57%) Matrix Management
10 83 (8.37%) Project Planning
11 81 (8.17%) Mentoring
12 72 (7.26%) Coaching
13 70 (7.06%) Matrix Organization
14 68 (6.85%) CRM
15 62 (6.25%) E-Commerce
16 59 (5.95%) Migration
16 59 (5.95%) Project Governance
17 58 (5.85%) Business Transformation
17 58 (5.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (3.43%) SQL
2 23 (2.32%) Java
3 14 (1.41%) PL/SQL
4 10 (1.01%) C
5 9 (0.91%) C#
5 9 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.40%) C++
7 3 (0.30%) Python
8 2 (0.20%) PHP
8 2 (0.20%) R
9 1 (0.10%) Go
9 1 (0.10%) Scala
9 1 (0.10%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.10%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.10%) VB
9 1 (0.10%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 102 (10.28%) Degree
2 87 (8.77%) PMI Certification
3 84 (8.47%) PMP
4 68 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 64 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 25 (2.52%) APMP
7 17 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.11%) Security Cleared
9 9 (0.91%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.71%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.60%) APMG
12 4 (0.40%) CISA
12 4 (0.40%) CISSP
12 4 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
14 1 (0.10%) ISEB
14 1 (0.10%) MAPM
14 1 (0.10%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.74%) PMO
2 20 (2.02%) QA
3 9 (0.91%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.60%) MiFID
6 5 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.50%) EMIR
7 4 (0.40%) FATCA
7 4 (0.40%) GDPR
7 4 (0.40%) SLA
8 3 (0.30%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.10%) COBIT
10 1 (0.10%) GxP
10 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.10%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.10%) KVM
1 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.20%) EnCase
1 2 (0.20%) SCCM
2 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 68 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 47 (4.74%) Oracle
3 46 (4.64%) SAP
4 28 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.31%) FNZ
6 11 (1.11%) JDA
7 8 (0.81%) Mitel
7 8 (0.81%) Tableau
8 6 (0.60%) hybris
9 5 (0.50%) Cisco
9 5 (0.50%) Sage
9 5 (0.50%) Zoho
10 4 (0.40%) BMC
10 4 (0.40%) Charles River
10 4 (0.40%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.40%) FactSet
10 4 (0.40%) HP
10 4 (0.40%) Progress
10 4 (0.40%) Remedy
11 3 (0.30%) Demandware
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