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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 88 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 13 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.11% 0.78% 2.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.76% 3.60% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 22
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,050 £43,700
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £56,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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
346 222 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.65% 21.68% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 304 208 327
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,267 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Luton -2 4 £55,000 -10.20%
Bedford -9 2 £45,000 +12.50%
PRINCE2 Certification
East of England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 47 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (40.43%) MS Project
3 15 (31.91%) E-Commerce
4 14 (29.79%) Oracle
5 13 (27.66%) Windows
5 13 (27.66%) ITIL
5 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
5 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
5 13 (27.66%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (25.53%) Project Management
7 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (21.28%) MPLS
7 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
7 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (21.28%) Service Delivery
7 10 (21.28%) Firewall
7 10 (21.28%) SQL
7 10 (21.28%) LAN
7 10 (21.28%) WAN
7 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
7 10 (21.28%) Linux
7 10 (21.28%) MCSE
7 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
7 10 (21.28%) IIS
7 10 (21.28%) Oracle Applications
7 10 (21.28%) VMware
7 10 (21.28%) BIG-IP
7 10 (21.28%) Incident Management
7 10 (21.28%) Statistics
7 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (21.28%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Project
2 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) LAN
1 10 (21.28%) WAN
1 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
1 10 (21.28%) MPLS
1 10 (21.28%) Firewall
1 10 (21.28%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Project Manager
2 5 (10.64%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Technical Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Account Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Technical Account Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Programme Planner
4 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Project Planner
4 3 (6.38%) Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (2.13%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Statistics
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
2 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (31.91%) E-Commerce
3 13 (27.66%) ITIL
4 12 (25.53%) Project Management
5 10 (21.28%) Service Delivery
5 10 (21.28%) Incident Management
5 10 (21.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.64%) PRINCE
7 5 (10.64%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.51%) CRM
8 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.51%) Business Transformation
9 3 (6.38%) Dependency Management
9 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Project Governance
9 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.38%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.13%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (21.28%) MCSE
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle
2 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
3 10 (21.28%) VMware
3 10 (21.28%) F5
4 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.26%) Civica