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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 375 368 275
Rank change year-on-year -7 -93 -19
Permanent jobs citing PMO 686 265 32
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.87% 0.71% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.38% 5.62% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 541 188 27
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,386 £37,500 £35,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.00% -9.09% +3.77%
75th Percentile £64,000 £66,063 £71,007
90th Percentile £78,750 £74,125 £74,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +11.39%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 12,741 4,713 977
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 16.07% 12.54% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,414 3,201 795
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £72,647 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%

PMO
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing PMO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

PMO trend for jobs with a WFH option

PMO
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing PMO.

PMO salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

PMO
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing PMO over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

PMO salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, PMO job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for PMO.

1 417 (60.79%) Project Management
2 335 (48.83%) Finance
3 252 (36.73%) Social Skills
4 241 (35.13%) Agile
5 212 (30.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 199 (29.01%) Project Delivery
7 195 (28.43%) Microsoft
8 158 (23.03%) PRINCE2
9 132 (19.24%) Microsoft Excel
10 119 (17.35%) Microsoft Office
11 112 (16.33%) Programme Management
12 106 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
13 98 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 98 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
13 98 (14.29%) Organisational Skills
14 93 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
15 88 (12.83%) Business Case
16 81 (11.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 80 (11.66%) Continuous Improvement
18 76 (11.08%) Coaching
18 76 (11.08%) SharePoint
19 71 (10.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 70 (10.20%) Decision-Making
21 67 (9.77%) QA
22 66 (9.62%) Waterfall
23 65 (9.48%) Change Management
23 65 (9.48%) Scrum
24 63 (9.18%) Management Information System
24 63 (9.18%) Security Cleared
24 63 (9.18%) Degree

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 76 (11.08%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.06%) Confluence
3 5 (0.73%) IIS
4 4 (0.58%) CMS
5 3 (0.44%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.15%) Documentum
Applications
1 132 (19.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 119 (17.35%) Microsoft Office
3 98 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 98 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
4 43 (6.27%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.17%) Changepoint
1 8 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.58%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.44%) Northgate Housing
3 3 (0.44%) Toggl
4 2 (0.29%) Primavera
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.15%) TrackWise
5 1 (0.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.81%) Power Platform
2 24 (3.50%) Azure
3 23 (3.35%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (1.75%) Azure DevOps
5 8 (1.17%) AWS
5 8 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (1.17%) Smartsheet
6 7 (1.02%) Google Workspace
7 6 (0.87%) IaaS
8 5 (0.73%) Miro
8 5 (0.73%) PaaS
8 5 (0.73%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 5 (0.73%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 4 (0.58%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.58%) SaaS
10 2 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.29%) Asana
10 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.29%) Snowflake
11 1 (0.15%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.48%) Broadband
2 10 (1.46%) WAN
3 9 (1.31%) LAN
4 5 (0.73%) DHCP
4 5 (0.73%) DNS
4 5 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.73%) VLAN
5 4 (0.58%) Intranet
5 4 (0.58%) SD-WAN
6 2 (0.29%) 5G
6 2 (0.29%) Extranet
6 2 (0.29%) Internet
6 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.15%) NAS
7 1 (0.15%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.37%) Power BI
2 13 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.31%) Electronic Patient Records
4 5 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.58%) GIS
5 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.29%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.29%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.29%) Looker
7 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.29%) QlikView
8 1 (0.15%) Big Data
8 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.15%) QGIS
8 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.15%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 51 (7.43%) JIRA
2 7 (1.02%) Git (software)
General
1 335 (48.83%) Finance
2 252 (36.73%) Social Skills
3 106 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
4 98 (14.29%) Organisational Skills
5 81 (11.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 54 (7.87%) Police
7 51 (7.43%) Retail
8 44 (6.41%) Legal
9 41 (5.98%) Law
10 40 (5.83%) Presentation Skills
11 39 (5.69%) Public Sector
12 37 (5.39%) Banking
13 35 (5.10%) Influencing Skills
14 32 (4.66%) Fire and Rescue
15 25 (3.64%) Telecoms
16 21 (3.06%) Advertising
17 15 (2.19%) Marketing
18 13 (1.90%) Aerospace
19 9 (1.31%) Billing
19 9 (1.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 197 (28.72%) Project Manager
2 187 (27.26%) Analyst
3 148 (21.57%) PMO Analyst
4 63 (9.18%) PMO Manager
5 58 (8.45%) IT Manager
6 56 (8.16%) Senior PMO
7 53 (7.73%) Senior Manager
8 44 (6.41%) IT Project Manager
9 39 (5.69%) Project Officer
10 38 (5.54%) PMO Lead
11 37 (5.39%) Support Officer
12 36 (5.25%) Project Support Officer
12 36 (5.25%) Senior Project Manager
13 35 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
14 34 (4.96%) Senior PMO Analyst
15 29 (4.23%) Programme Manager
16 27 (3.94%) Coordinator
17 22 (3.21%) Graduate
17 22 (3.21%) Graduate Project Manager
18 21 (3.06%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.44%) React
1 3 (0.44%) Velocity
2 2 (0.29%) Middleware
3 1 (0.15%) .NET
3 1 (0.15%) ARM Templates
3 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.15%) CSS
3 1 (0.15%) GraphQL
3 1 (0.15%) HTML
3 1 (0.15%) Jest
3 1 (0.15%) JSON
3 1 (0.15%) Next.js
3 1 (0.15%) Node.js
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.15%) Parceljs
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (0.15%) SOAP
3 1 (0.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.18%) Management Information System
2 22 (3.21%) Cyberattack
2 22 (3.21%) Cybercrime
3 21 (3.06%) NHS
4 17 (2.48%) PMI
5 16 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 15 (2.19%) Renewable Energy
6 15 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (1.90%) Life Science
8 12 (1.75%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.46%) Analytical Mindset
9 10 (1.46%) Legacy Systems
10 8 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (0.87%) Smart Energy
11 6 (0.87%) Smart Meter
11 6 (0.87%) Social Media
12 5 (0.73%) Clustering
12 5 (0.73%) Housing Association
12 5 (0.73%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.04%) Windows
2 9 (1.31%) Windows Server
3 6 (0.87%) Linux
4 4 (0.58%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.15%) Unix
5 1 (0.15%) VMS
5 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (60.79%) Project Management
2 241 (35.13%) Agile
3 212 (30.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 199 (29.01%) Project Delivery
5 158 (23.03%) PRINCE2
6 112 (16.33%) Programme Management
7 93 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
8 88 (12.83%) Business Case
9 80 (11.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 76 (11.08%) Coaching
11 71 (10.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 70 (10.20%) Decision-Making
13 66 (9.62%) Waterfall
14 65 (9.48%) Change Management
14 65 (9.48%) Scrum
15 63 (9.18%) Portfolio Management
15 63 (9.18%) Programme Delivery
16 59 (8.60%) Mentoring
16 59 (8.60%) Project Planning
17 54 (7.87%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (3.50%) SQL
2 19 (2.77%) C
3 6 (0.87%) VBA
4 4 (0.58%) Python
5 2 (0.29%) C#
5 2 (0.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.29%) RPG
5 2 (0.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.15%) Bicep
6 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 63 (9.18%) Degree
1 63 (9.18%) Security Cleared
2 57 (8.31%) SC Cleared
3 44 (6.41%) PMP
4 41 (5.98%) PMI Certification
5 24 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 20 (2.92%) DV Cleared
7 13 (1.90%) CTC Cleared
7 13 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.60%) APMP
9 9 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.87%) ISEB
11 5 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (0.73%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.58%) CCIE
12 4 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.58%) MCSM
12 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (9.77%) QA
2 31 (4.52%) P3O
3 6 (0.87%) GDPR
4 3 (0.44%) SLA
5 2 (0.29%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) GPG13
6 1 (0.15%) GRC
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 12 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.29%) Docker
3 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (0.73%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 5 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
1 5 (0.73%) WSUS
2 4 (0.58%) Ansible
2 4 (0.58%) Puppet
3 3 (0.44%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.29%) Autotask
4 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.29%) MOM
5 1 (0.15%) PaperCut
5 1 (0.15%) SCCM
5 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 195 (28.43%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.25%) SAP
3 22 (3.21%) Oracle
4 18 (2.62%) Planview
5 15 (2.19%) Cisco
6 13 (1.90%) Citrix
7 12 (1.75%) NetApp
7 12 (1.75%) VMware
8 11 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.46%) Google
10 9 (1.31%) Adobe
11 6 (0.87%) Apple
12 5 (0.73%) Cadence
12 5 (0.73%) IBM
12 5 (0.73%) NCR
12 5 (0.73%) Pardot
13 3 (0.44%) Civica
13 3 (0.44%) Northgate
13 3 (0.44%) Orchard
14 2 (0.29%) JD Edwards