A Day in the Life of a Project Manager

IT project management combines project management with technology operations. They plan, organize and integrate systems-wide technology projects throughout the entire organization. In addition, they coordinate the work of other IT professionals and administrative staff involved in the maintenance, upgrade and purchase of new systems, hardware and software.

The core responsibilities of Project Managers include managing time, resources, and people by ensuring that projects are executed from inception to completion, continuously ensuring the business objectives of the software are met.

A Day in the Life of a Project Manager

Also Known As...

Project Managers can have different titles within organizations. Here are the top job titles to look for:

  • IT Project Managers
  • Solutions Architects
  • IT Quality Assurance Analyst
  • Software Enginers

By the Numbers

According to EMSI, job demand for Project Managers will grow 9% by 2030. Between January 2020 and May 2021, there were 1,133,846 unique jobs posted for Project Managers. The average number of monthly hires was 12,731, with a median salary of $92,872.

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