The median annual salary for a Senior Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 450 440 445
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 481 694 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.67% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.69% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 387 535 593
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -2.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.16% -  

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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 March 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 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 -7 450 £60,000 -7.69% 54
London -11 203 £65,000 - 28
South East +18 71 £57,500 -14.81% 2
Yorkshire +49 49 £55,000 -15.38% 2
West Yorkshire +34 35 £55,000 -15.38% 2
West Midlands +36 33 £57,500 -4.16% 6
East of England -4 31 £70,000 +3.70% 5
City of London -4 27 £60,000 -7.69% 10
North West -32 26 £52,750 +5.50% 4
Berkshire +46 22 £57,500 -11.53%
Leeds +32 22 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Hertfordshire +9 21 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Birmingham +10 20 £62,500 - 1
East Midlands +7 20 £42,554 -22.63% 3
Manchester -27 19 £54,250 +8.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 16 £52,500 -15.32%
South West +15 15 £55,000 -1.78% 4
Watford -2 15 £72,500 - 1
Scotland 0 14 £72,500 +45.00% 1
Reading +40 12 £57,500 -4.16%
Edinburgh -8 11 £78,750 +57.50% 1
High Wycombe - 11 £50,000 -
Hampshire +15 10 £60,750 +10.45%
Bradford - 10 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire +17 9 £45,000 -33.33% 2
South Yorkshire +12 9 £58,750 +17.50%
West Sussex +8 9 £59,750 -23.88% 1
Slough +30 8 £55,500 +5.71%
Nottinghamshire +10 8 £50,000 -
Nottingham +7 8 £50,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 638 (62.61%) Project Management
2 474 (46.52%) Agile Software Development
3 435 (42.69%) PRINCE2
4 421 (41.32%) Finance
5 283 (27.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 161 (15.80%) Retail
7 150 (14.72%) Scrum
8 141 (13.84%) Waterfall
9 131 (12.86%) SDLC
10 126 (12.37%) Change Management
11 121 (11.87%) Programme Management
12 115 (11.29%) Project Planning
13 103 (10.11%) Degree
13 103 (10.11%) PMI Certification
14 98 (9.62%) Microsoft
15 94 (9.22%) PMP
16 90 (8.83%) CRM
17 89 (8.73%) MS Excel
18 87 (8.54%) MS Project
19 84 (8.24%) Mentoring
20 83 (8.15%) E-Commerce
21 79 (7.75%) Line Management
22 76 (7.46%) Matrix Management
23 70 (6.87%) ITIL
24 68 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 67 (6.58%) Banking
26 65 (6.38%) Matrix Organization
27 63 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
27 63 (6.18%) Risk Management
27 63 (6.18%) PMI

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 20 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.37%) CMS
3 11 (1.08%) Confluence
4 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.20%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.098%) Drupal
5 1 (0.098%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.098%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.098%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.098%) WordPress
Applications
1 89 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 87 (8.54%) MS Project
3 16 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.88%) MS Office
6 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.098%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 30 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (1.18%) BASE24
3 12 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.18%) SAP QM
3 12 (1.18%) SAP SCM
4 11 (1.08%) Sonata
5 5 (0.49%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.49%) Postilion
6 3 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.20%) Relativity
7 2 (0.20%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.098%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.098%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.098%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.098%) Magento
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.14%) SaaS
2 26 (2.55%) Office 365
3 14 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.29%) PaaS
6 2 (0.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.098%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.16%) Internet
2 15 (1.47%) WAN
3 11 (1.08%) ATM
4 9 (0.88%) LAN
5 7 (0.69%) Unified Communications
6 6 (0.59%) MPLS
6 6 (0.59%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (0.39%) VPN
8 3 (0.29%) Firewall
8 3 (0.29%) Intranet
8 3 (0.29%) IPv4
8 3 (0.29%) IPv6
9 2 (0.20%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.20%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.20%) VoIP
9 2 (0.20%) WAAS
9 2 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.098%) RIP
10 1 (0.098%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.098%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (1.08%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.69%) Relational Database
4 6 (0.59%) Big Data
5 4 (0.39%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.29%) Data Mart
6 3 (0.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.098%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.098%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.098%) QlikView
7 1 (0.098%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (4.71%) JIRA
2 8 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.098%) CA Flowdock
3 1 (0.098%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.098%) Selenium
3 1 (0.098%) Visual Studio
General
1 421 (41.32%) Finance
2 161 (15.80%) Retail
3 67 (6.58%) Banking
4 58 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 56 (5.50%) Marketing
6 54 (5.30%) Manufacturing
7 35 (3.43%) Legal
8 20 (1.96%) Back Office
9 17 (1.67%) Advertising
10 16 (1.57%) Electronics
11 14 (1.37%) Games
12 9 (0.88%) Billing
12 9 (0.88%) Publishing
13 8 (0.79%) French Language
13 8 (0.79%) Interactive Media
14 7 (0.69%) Law
14 7 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.69%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.59%) Front Office
16 5 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.26%) HTML
2 21 (2.06%) .NET
3 9 (0.88%) CSS
3 9 (0.88%) HTML5
4 6 (0.59%) AngularJS
4 6 (0.59%) CSS3
5 5 (0.49%) Web Services
6 4 (0.39%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.39%) Middleware
7 3 (0.29%) .NET Core
7 3 (0.29%) SAML
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.20%) Node.js
8 2 (0.20%) SOAP
9 1 (0.098%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.098%) jQuery
9 1 (0.098%) JSON
9 1 (0.098%) LINQ
9 1 (0.098%) Mason
9 1 (0.098%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 63 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
1 63 (6.18%) PMI
2 57 (5.59%) Data Centre
3 33 (3.24%) Fintech
4 26 (2.55%) Virtual Team
5 18 (1.77%) EPoS
5 18 (1.77%) Mobile App
6 17 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 16 (1.57%) User Experience
8 12 (1.18%) EFT
9 9 (0.88%) FMCG
10 8 (0.79%) Driving Licence
10 8 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (0.79%) Social Gaming
11 7 (0.69%) Digital TV
12 6 (0.59%) Computer Science
13 5 (0.49%) Derivative
14 4 (0.39%) Enterprise Cloud
14 4 (0.39%) Public Cloud
15 3 (0.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (1.37%) Windows
2 12 (1.18%) Windows 10
3 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.29%) Android
4 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.29%) Linux
4 3 (0.29%) Unix
4 3 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (0.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 638 (62.61%) Project Management
2 474 (46.52%) Agile Software Development
3 435 (42.69%) PRINCE2
4 283 (27.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 150 (14.72%) Scrum
6 141 (13.84%) Waterfall
7 131 (12.86%) SDLC
8 126 (12.37%) Change Management
9 121 (11.87%) Programme Management
10 115 (11.29%) Project Planning
11 90 (8.83%) CRM
12 84 (8.24%) Mentoring
13 83 (8.15%) E-Commerce
14 79 (7.75%) Line Management
15 76 (7.46%) Matrix Management
16 70 (6.87%) ITIL
17 65 (6.38%) Matrix Organization
18 63 (6.18%) Risk Management
19 58 (5.69%) Coaching
20 55 (5.40%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 38 (3.73%) SQL
2 17 (1.67%) Java
3 12 (1.18%) PL/SQL
4 10 (0.98%) C#
5 7 (0.69%) C
5 7 (0.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.29%) C++
7 2 (0.20%) Scala
8 1 (0.098%) PHP
8 1 (0.098%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.098%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.098%) XAML
Qualifications
1 103 (10.11%) Degree
1 103 (10.11%) PMI Certification
2 94 (9.22%) PMP
3 68 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 50 (4.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 46 (4.51%) APMP
6 10 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.79%) APMG
8 6 (0.59%) ISEB
8 6 (0.59%) MBA
9 5 (0.49%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.39%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.39%) CISA
10 4 (0.39%) CISSP
11 3 (0.29%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.20%) MAPM
13 1 (0.098%) CAPM
13 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.098%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.63%) PMO
2 35 (3.43%) QA
3 8 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.79%) MiFID
4 4 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.39%) EMIR
5 3 (0.29%) FATCA
5 3 (0.29%) SLA
6 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.20%) EnCase
Vendors
1 98 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 48 (4.71%) SAP
3 41 (4.02%) Oracle
4 17 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (1.08%) FNZ
6 10 (0.98%) hybris
7 9 (0.88%) Demandware
8 8 (0.79%) Computacenter
8 8 (0.79%) Mitel
8 8 (0.79%) Sage
9 7 (0.69%) Cisco
10 5 (0.49%) Charles River
10 5 (0.49%) JDA
10 5 (0.49%) Zoho
11 4 (0.39%) FactSet
11 4 (0.39%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.39%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.29%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.29%) HP
12 3 (0.29%) Tableau
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Salary: £60000 - £62000 per annum + work/life balance + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £5k Car + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Stonewater
Salary: circa £60,000 (subject to experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Car Allowance, Pe
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East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
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Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6.5k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: c£40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ebury
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+car+15%bonus+healthcare+pension etc etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Networkers
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
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London
Venturi
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Strong bonus
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Bath, Avon
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
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