The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 41 34 78
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +44
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 91 103 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.15% 5.93% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.39% 7.77% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 68 86 59
Average salary £45,000 £41,861 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.49% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1424 1325 1775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.63% 76.28% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1069 1587
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
PRINCE2
North West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -13 36 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Macclesfield +29 17 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Chester -15 7 £45,000 +24.13%
Crewe +9 4 - - 1
Widnes - 3 £38,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 - -
Knutsford -11 1 £43,000 -2.27% 1
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 113 (64.57%) Project Management
2 72 (41.14%) Finance
3 62 (35.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (17.14%) UML
5 29 (16.57%) MS Excel
5 29 (16.57%) ITIL
6 28 (16.00%) Retail
7 27 (15.43%) .NET
7 27 (15.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 27 (15.43%) PMI Certification
8 24 (13.71%) MS Project
8 24 (13.71%) Business Analysis
8 24 (13.71%) Degree
9 23 (13.14%) Scrum
10 22 (12.57%) Systems Analysis
11 21 (12.00%) Change Management
11 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
12 19 (10.86%) ERP
12 19 (10.86%) Use Case
13 18 (10.29%) BPMN
13 18 (10.29%) Waterfall
13 18 (10.29%) Business Transformation
13 18 (10.29%) Data Modelling
14 17 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (9.71%) Data Mapping
15 15 (8.57%) Security Cleared
16 14 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 14 (8.00%) Oracle
16 14 (8.00%) PMI
17 13 (7.43%) PMP

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.14%) MS Project Server
2 2 (1.14%) Lync
2 2 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (16.57%) MS Excel
2 24 (13.71%) MS Project
3 10 (5.71%) MS Office
3 10 (5.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (6.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (6.29%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.57%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.29%) Network Security
2 2 (1.14%) Firewall
2 2 (1.14%) DHCP
2 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.14%) DNS
2 2 (1.14%) SAN
3 1 (0.57%) MPLS
3 1 (0.57%) VPN
3 1 (0.57%) FTP
3 1 (0.57%) LAN
3 1 (0.57%) WAN
3 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.57%) SSH
3 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.14%) MySQL
4 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.57%) DB2
4 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.57%) Aptana Studio
1 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.57%) Sublime Text
General
1 72 (41.14%) Finance
2 28 (16.00%) Retail
3 11 (6.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.29%) Advertising
4 5 (2.86%) Publishing
5 3 (1.71%) Local Government
6 2 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 35 (20.00%) Analyst
3 26 (14.86%) Programme Manager
4 20 (11.43%) Senior Manager
5 19 (10.86%) Systems Analyst
6 17 (9.71%) IT Project Manager
7 14 (8.00%) Business Analyst
8 13 (7.43%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (4.57%) Senior Programme Manager
10 6 (3.43%) Digital Project Manager
11 5 (2.86%) PMO Manager
11 5 (2.86%) Oracle Project Manager
11 5 (2.86%) Junior Project Manager
11 5 (2.86%) Junior
12 4 (2.29%) Project Planner
12 4 (2.29%) Delivery Manager
12 4 (2.29%) Project Delivery Manager
13 3 (1.71%) Planning Manager
13 3 (1.71%) Infrastructure Manager
13 3 (1.71%) Technical Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.43%) .NET
2 10 (5.71%) Web Services
3 6 (3.43%) Middleware
3 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.14%) Apache Flex
5 2 (1.14%) jQuery
5 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.57%) HTML5
6 1 (0.57%) CSS3
6 1 (0.57%) HTML
6 1 (0.57%) RESTful
6 1 (0.57%) CSS
6 1 (0.57%) SOAP
6 1 (0.57%) Java EE
6 1 (0.57%) JSON
6 1 (0.57%) XML
6 1 (0.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.00%) PMI
2 10 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.86%) Social Media
5 3 (1.71%) Statistics
6 2 (1.14%) Informatics
6 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.14%) NHS
7 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.57%) EPoS
7 1 (0.57%) Social Network
7 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.29%) Windows
2 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.57%) Linux
3 1 (0.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (64.57%) Project Management
2 62 (35.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (17.14%) UML
4 29 (16.57%) ITIL
5 24 (13.71%) Business Analysis
6 23 (13.14%) Scrum
7 22 (12.57%) Systems Analysis
8 21 (12.00%) Change Management
9 19 (10.86%) ERP
9 19 (10.86%) Use Case
10 18 (10.29%) BPMN
10 18 (10.29%) Waterfall
10 18 (10.29%) Business Transformation
10 18 (10.29%) Data Modelling
11 17 (9.71%) Data Mapping
12 12 (6.86%) Project Planning
12 12 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (6.29%) BPR
14 10 (5.71%) Web Design
14 10 (5.71%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.57%) C#
2 2 (1.14%) Java
2 2 (1.14%) SQL
2 2 (1.14%) Python
3 1 (0.57%) C
3 1 (0.57%) VBA
3 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (15.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 27 (15.43%) PMI Certification
2 24 (13.71%) Degree
3 15 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 14 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (7.43%) PMP
6 11 (6.29%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.00%) ISEB
8 4 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.29%) CCNA
8 4 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.71%) MBA
9 3 (1.71%) MCITP
10 2 (1.14%) APMP
10 2 (1.14%) MCSE
10 2 (1.14%) MCSA
11 1 (0.57%) CCNP
11 1 (0.57%) NCIE
11 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (1.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.57%) Xen
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) SCCM
2 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.00%) Oracle
3 11 (6.29%) Fujitsu
4 6 (3.43%) VMware
5 5 (2.86%) Hyperion
5 5 (2.86%) Citrix
6 3 (1.71%) IBM
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco
8 1 (0.57%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) JBoss
8 1 (0.57%) CommVault
8 1 (0.57%) EMC
8 1 (0.57%) NetApp
8 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.57%) Sage
8 1 (0.57%) Symantec
8 1 (0.57%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.57%) Google
8 1 (0.57%) Planview
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 per annum + £4k Car +10% bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus,9% Penion Cont,BUPA
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Your Housing Group
Salary: From £50,679 to £58,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago