The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 89 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 11 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.97% 0.75% 2.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 3.57% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 15
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £30,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £43,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PRINCE2 Certification
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
302 196 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.75% 21.10% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 272 183 326
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Bedfordshire region.

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -20 2 £62,500 +66.66%
Luton -7 1 £42,500 -5.55%
PRINCE2 Certification
East of England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2 Certification.

1 51 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 18 (35.29%) MS Project
3 15 (29.41%) Oracle
3 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 14 (27.45%) ITIL
4 14 (27.45%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
5 13 (25.49%) Windows
6 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 12 (23.53%) Project Management
7 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (19.61%) MPLS
7 10 (19.61%) LAN
7 10 (19.61%) WAN
7 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
7 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
7 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (19.61%) SQL
7 10 (19.61%) MCSE
7 10 (19.61%) Linux
7 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
7 10 (19.61%) IIS
7 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
7 10 (19.61%) Firewall
7 10 (19.61%) Oracle Applications
7 10 (19.61%) VMware
7 10 (19.61%) Incident Management
7 10 (19.61%) Statistics
7 10 (19.61%) BIG-IP
7 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.61%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (35.29%) MS Project
2 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) MPLS
1 10 (19.61%) LAN
1 10 (19.61%) WAN
1 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
1 10 (19.61%) Firewall
1 10 (19.61%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 6 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Account Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Technical Account Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Technical Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Programme Planner
4 3 (5.88%) Project Planner
5 2 (3.92%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.92%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (1.96%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Change Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Statistics
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (19.61%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 14 (27.45%) ITIL
4 12 (23.53%) Project Management
5 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
5 10 (19.61%) Incident Management
5 10 (19.61%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.80%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.80%) PRINCE
9 4 (7.84%) CRM
9 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.84%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.88%) Project Governance
10 3 (5.88%) Dependency Management
10 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.88%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.88%) Resource Management
11 2 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (19.61%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) F5
4 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.92%) Civica