The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 107 113 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 14 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% 0.68% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% 2.77% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Average salary £50,000 £49,679 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +18.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,750 £41,861
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £75,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
427 469 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.75% 24.54% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 319 340 332
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Warrington - 11 £50,000 -
Chester -8 1 £47,500 -2.56%
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 23 (76.67%) PRINCE2
2 14 (46.67%) Project Management
3 12 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 9 (30.00%) ITIL
5 9 (30.00%) ISEB
6 8 (26.67%) Manufacturing
7 7 (23.33%) Finance
7 7 (23.33%) PMI Certification
8 6 (20.00%) PMP
8 6 (20.00%) Life Science
8 6 (20.00%) Programme Management
9 5 (16.67%) Legal
9 5 (16.67%) Change Management
9 5 (16.67%) Change Control
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
10 4 (13.33%) Transition Management
10 4 (13.33%) Law
10 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
10 4 (13.33%) Business Development
11 3 (10.00%) SAP
12 2 (6.67%) HP
12 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
12 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (6.67%) Billing

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 5 (16.67%) Legal
4 4 (13.33%) Law
5 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Project Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Transition Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Deployment Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Deployment Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Service Transition Manager
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Life Science
2 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) PRINCE2
2 14 (46.67%) Project Management
3 12 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 9 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 5 (16.67%) Change Management
7 5 (16.67%) Change Control
7 5 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (13.33%) Transition Management
8 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
8 4 (13.33%) Business Development
8 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.67%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) Logistics
9 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.33%) Information Management
10 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
10 1 (3.33%) Service Management
10 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) ISEB
2 7 (23.33%) PMI Certification
3 6 (20.00%) PMP
4 5 (16.67%) Degree
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) BT
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft