The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 40 60 82
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +22
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 93 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.91% 3.79% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.75% 4.67% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 78 50 60
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £58,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
PRINCE2
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1618 1371 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.34% 81.12% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1416 1079 1616
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

PRINCE2
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Warrington +38 42 £42,500 +25.92% 3
Chester +4 11 £49,000 +30.66% 3
Crewe +27 9 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Runcorn +1 7 £47,500 +46.15%
Knutsford -11 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Macclesfield -12 4 £20,000 -52.94%
Frodsham - 1 £36,000 -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 100 (56.18%) Project Management
2 81 (45.51%) Finance
3 58 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (27.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (25.84%) ITIL
6 42 (23.60%) MS Project
7 33 (18.54%) MS Excel
7 33 (18.54%) PMI Certification
8 27 (15.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 25 (14.04%) .NET
10 24 (13.48%) Scrum
11 22 (12.36%) PMP
11 22 (12.36%) Waterfall
12 21 (11.80%) Microsoft
12 21 (11.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 18 (10.11%) Retail
13 18 (10.11%) Systems Analysis
14 17 (9.55%) UML
15 16 (8.99%) Degree
16 15 (8.43%) Java
16 15 (8.43%) SharePoint
16 15 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (8.43%) PRINCE
16 15 (8.43%) BPMN
16 15 (8.43%) Data Mapping
17 14 (7.87%) Service Delivery
17 14 (7.87%) Business Analysis
17 14 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (7.30%) Oracle
19 12 (6.74%) Windows

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.49%) MS Project Server
3 5 (2.81%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.12%) SAS
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.56%) Lync
5 1 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 42 (23.60%) MS Project
2 33 (18.54%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.62%) MS Office
3 10 (5.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.81%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) SPSS
5 1 (0.56%) Edge Animate
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.81%) VPN
1 5 (2.81%) LAN
1 5 (2.81%) WAN
2 2 (1.12%) TETRA
2 2 (1.12%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.12%) Intranet
3 1 (0.56%) Wireless
3 1 (0.56%) SSH
3 1 (0.56%) Network Security
3 1 (0.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.25%) Big Data
3 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.69%) DB2
5 2 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.12%) MySQL
6 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.56%) Aptana Studio
1 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.56%) Sublime Text
General
1 81 (45.51%) Finance
2 18 (10.11%) Retail
3 9 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.93%) Billing
5 6 (3.37%) Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Legal
6 3 (1.69%) Advertising
6 3 (1.69%) Back Office
6 3 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.12%) Local Government
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (51.69%) Project Manager
2 34 (19.10%) Analyst
3 21 (11.80%) IT Project Manager
4 19 (10.67%) Business Analyst
5 15 (8.43%) Programme Manager
5 15 (8.43%) Systems Analyst
5 15 (8.43%) Technical Analyst
6 14 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (7.87%) Senior Business Analyst
6 14 (7.87%) Senior Manager
7 12 (6.74%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 12 (6.74%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 12 (6.74%) Technical Business Analyst
8 10 (5.62%) Software Manager
8 10 (5.62%) Senior Project Manager
9 9 (5.06%) PMO Analyst
9 9 (5.06%) Project Analyst
10 8 (4.49%) Software Project Manager
10 8 (4.49%) Agile Project Manager
10 8 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.04%) .NET
2 6 (3.37%) Web Services
3 4 (2.25%) Middleware
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.12%) RESTful
5 2 (1.12%) JSON
5 2 (1.12%) Apache Flex
5 2 (1.12%) XML
5 2 (1.12%) JSP
5 2 (1.12%) Servlets
5 2 (1.12%) SOAP
5 2 (1.12%) J2EE
5 2 (1.12%) EJB
5 2 (1.12%) jQuery
6 1 (0.56%) HTML
6 1 (0.56%) CSS
6 1 (0.56%) JDBC
6 1 (0.56%) XSD
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.74%) PMI
3 4 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.69%) User Experience
5 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.74%) Windows
2 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (2.81%) Windows 7
2 5 (2.81%) Windows 8
3 4 (2.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.25%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (2.25%) Android
4 2 (1.12%) Linux
4 2 (1.12%) UNIX
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (56.18%) Project Management
2 58 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (27.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (25.84%) ITIL
5 24 (13.48%) Scrum
6 22 (12.36%) Waterfall
7 18 (10.11%) Systems Analysis
8 17 (9.55%) UML
9 15 (8.43%) PRINCE
9 15 (8.43%) Data Mapping
9 15 (8.43%) BPMN
10 14 (7.87%) Business Analysis
10 14 (7.87%) Service Delivery
11 12 (6.74%) Project Planning
11 12 (6.74%) Resource Management
12 11 (6.18%) Change Management
12 11 (6.18%) Service Management
13 10 (5.62%) Supplier Management
13 10 (5.62%) Time Management
13 10 (5.62%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.43%) Java
2 10 (5.62%) SQL
3 3 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.69%) Python
4 2 (1.12%) PHP
5 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.56%) Perl
5 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (18.54%) PMI Certification
2 27 (15.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 22 (12.36%) PMP
4 21 (11.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 16 (8.99%) Degree
6 8 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.37%) ISEB
8 3 (1.69%) MCSE
8 3 (1.69%) PhD
8 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.12%) MCITP
9 2 (1.12%) MCSA
10 1 (0.56%) CCNA
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.56%) RHCE
10 1 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) GPFS
Vendors
1 21 (11.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.30%) Oracle
3 5 (2.81%) Dell
3 5 (2.81%) NetApp
3 5 (2.81%) Lotus
3 5 (2.81%) Symantec
4 3 (1.69%) Hyperion
4 3 (1.69%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.12%) IBM
5 2 (1.12%) Siebel
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco
6 1 (0.56%) SAP
6 1 (0.56%) Citrix
6 1 (0.56%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.56%) VMware
6 1 (0.56%) Teradata
6 1 (0.56%) Google
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: c55-65,000
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Bonus
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum To £45k + benefits
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Crewe, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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