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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 67 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 65 84 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.74% 4.33% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 5.16% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 42 68 72
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £37,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,127
% change year-on-year
- +2.97%
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
1515 1627 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.12% 83.91% 82.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1305 1033
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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 -8 19 £50,000 +11.11%
Knutsford +8 16 £16,500 -76.42% 2
Chester -2 10 £47,500 +22.58% 2
Crewe +1 9 £60,000 +29.03% 2
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 - -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 96 (64.00%) Project Management
2 57 (38.00%) Finance
3 42 (28.00%) ITIL
4 39 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (24.00%) MS Excel
6 32 (21.33%) MS Project
7 28 (18.67%) Risk Management
8 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
9 26 (17.33%) PMI Certification
10 23 (15.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 22 (14.67%) Change Management
12 21 (14.00%) PMP
13 20 (13.33%) Financial Institution
14 19 (12.67%) SharePoint
14 19 (12.67%) SDLC
15 18 (12.00%) Manufacturing
16 17 (11.33%) Telecoms
17 16 (10.67%) Scrum
17 16 (10.67%) ISEB
18 15 (10.00%) Billing
18 15 (10.00%) Degree
19 13 (8.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 13 (8.67%) Retail
20 11 (7.33%) MS PowerPoint
20 11 (7.33%) Wireless
20 11 (7.33%) Service Management
20 11 (7.33%) E-Commerce
21 10 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
21 10 (6.67%) CCENT

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 19 (12.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 36 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 32 (21.33%) MS Project
3 11 (7.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (6.67%) MS Office
5 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.33%) Wireless
2 10 (6.67%) Internet
3 7 (4.67%) Firewall
4 2 (1.33%) MPLS
4 2 (1.33%) LAN
4 2 (1.33%) WAN
5 1 (0.67%) DHCP
5 1 (0.67%) VPN
5 1 (0.67%) DNS
5 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.67%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 57 (38.00%) Finance
2 20 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 18 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 17 (11.33%) Telecoms
5 15 (10.00%) Billing
6 13 (8.67%) Retail
7 8 (5.33%) Legal
7 8 (5.33%) Banking
8 5 (3.33%) Law
9 4 (2.67%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (2.67%) Investment Banking
9 4 (2.67%) Local Government
10 2 (1.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.67%) Automotive
11 1 (0.67%) Advertising
11 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (63.33%) Project Manager
2 25 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 18 (12.00%) Analyst
4 16 (10.67%) Technical Manager
5 15 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 11 (7.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 11 (7.33%) Agile Project Manager
7 10 (6.67%) Transition Manager
7 10 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (6.67%) Service Analyst
8 8 (5.33%) Project Coordinator
8 8 (5.33%) Coordinator
9 6 (4.00%) Help Desk Analyst
10 5 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (3.33%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (2.67%) Deployment Manager
11 4 (2.67%) Deployment Project Manager
11 4 (2.67%) Service Desk Engineer
11 4 (2.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.67%) Life Science
2 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.33%) PMI
4 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.67%) Windows
2 3 (2.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (64.00%) Project Management
2 42 (28.00%) ITIL
3 39 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (18.67%) Risk Management
5 22 (14.67%) Change Management
6 19 (12.67%) SDLC
7 16 (10.67%) Scrum
8 11 (7.33%) E-Commerce
8 11 (7.33%) Service Management
9 10 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (6.00%) Waterfall
10 9 (6.00%) Change Control
10 9 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (5.33%) PRINCE
11 8 (5.33%) Programme Management
11 8 (5.33%) Project Planning
11 8 (5.33%) Business Transformation
11 8 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.33%) Java
2 3 (2.00%) C
3 2 (1.33%) SQL
3 2 (1.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (1.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 26 (17.33%) PMI Certification
2 23 (15.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 21 (14.00%) PMP
4 16 (10.67%) ISEB
5 15 (10.00%) Degree
6 13 (8.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (6.67%) CCENT
7 10 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (6.67%) CCNA
8 5 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.67%) MCSE
9 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.67%) APMP
9 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) SLA
1 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.00%) Cisco
3 7 (4.67%) BT
4 5 (3.33%) SAP
5 2 (1.33%) IBM
5 2 (1.33%) HP
5 2 (1.33%) VMware
6 1 (0.67%) Citrix
6 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle
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