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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 53 63 96
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +33
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 69 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.81% 3.37% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 4.16% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 55 34 44
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
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
1519 1297 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.92% 80.91% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 990 1532
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +30 30 £37,500 +11.11% 3
Chester +6 11 £49,000 +48.48% 1
Crewe +22 9 £42,500 +11.84% 3
Knutsford +3 9 £50,000 +33.33%
Runcorn -3 3 £47,500 +46.15%
Wilmslow -4 1 £54,999 +38.36%
Macclesfield -20 1 £60,000 +41.17%
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 100 (58.48%) Project Management
2 76 (44.44%) Finance
3 58 (33.92%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (25.15%) MS Project
5 42 (24.56%) ITIL
5 42 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (19.88%) MS Excel
7 32 (18.71%) PMI Certification
8 27 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 24 (14.04%) .NET
10 23 (13.45%) Scrum
11 22 (12.87%) PMP
12 21 (12.28%) Microsoft
12 21 (12.28%) Waterfall
13 19 (11.11%) PRINCE
14 17 (9.94%) Java
14 17 (9.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 17 (9.94%) Retail
14 17 (9.94%) Degree
15 16 (9.36%) Service Delivery
16 15 (8.77%) Windows
17 14 (8.19%) SharePoint
17 14 (8.19%) Business Analysis
17 14 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (7.60%) Product Management
18 13 (7.60%) Systems Analysis
18 13 (7.60%) UML
19 12 (7.02%) Oracle
19 12 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
19 12 (7.02%) BPMN

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 14 (8.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.68%) MS Project Server
3 5 (2.92%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.17%) SAS
6 1 (0.58%) Lync
Applications
1 43 (25.15%) MS Project
2 34 (19.88%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.85%) MS Office
3 10 (5.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.92%) LAN
1 5 (2.92%) WAN
1 5 (2.92%) VPN
2 2 (1.17%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.17%) Intranet
2 2 (1.17%) TETRA
3 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.92%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.34%) Big Data
4 3 (1.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.17%) DB2
5 2 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.58%) MySQL
General
1 76 (44.44%) Finance
2 17 (9.94%) Retail
3 11 (6.43%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.85%) Billing
5 8 (4.68%) Banking
6 3 (1.75%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.75%) Legal
6 3 (1.75%) Back Office
6 3 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.17%) International Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 95 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 29 (16.96%) Analyst
3 21 (12.28%) IT Project Manager
4 17 (9.94%) Business Analyst
5 15 (8.77%) Technical Analyst
6 14 (8.19%) Senior Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Senior Business Analyst
7 13 (7.60%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (7.02%) Systems Analyst
8 12 (7.02%) Programme Manager
8 12 (7.02%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 12 (7.02%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 12 (7.02%) Technical Business Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) Software Manager
9 11 (6.43%) Agile Project Manager
10 10 (5.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 10 (5.85%) Senior Project Manager
11 9 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
11 9 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
11 9 (5.26%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.04%) .NET
2 5 (2.92%) Web Services
3 2 (1.17%) JSP
3 2 (1.17%) Servlets
3 2 (1.17%) J2EE
3 2 (1.17%) EJB
3 2 (1.17%) Middleware
3 2 (1.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.58%) RESTful
4 1 (0.58%) JSON
4 1 (0.58%) JDBC
4 1 (0.58%) SOAP
4 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.43%) PMI
3 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.75%) User Experience
4 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.77%) Windows
2 5 (2.92%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (2.92%) Android
2 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (2.92%) Windows 7
2 5 (2.92%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.92%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.58%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (58.48%) Project Management
2 58 (33.92%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (24.56%) ITIL
4 23 (13.45%) Scrum
5 21 (12.28%) Waterfall
6 19 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 16 (9.36%) Service Delivery
8 14 (8.19%) Business Analysis
9 13 (7.60%) Systems Analysis
9 13 (7.60%) Product Management
9 13 (7.60%) UML
10 12 (7.02%) Data Mapping
10 12 (7.02%) BPMN
11 11 (6.43%) Release Management
11 11 (6.43%) Time Management
11 11 (6.43%) Project Planning
11 11 (6.43%) Resource Management
12 10 (5.85%) Supplier Management
12 10 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.94%) Java
2 10 (5.85%) SQL
3 2 (1.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.17%) PHP
4 1 (0.58%) Perl
4 1 (0.58%) Python
4 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (18.71%) PMI Certification
2 27 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 22 (12.87%) PMP
4 17 (9.94%) Degree
4 17 (9.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (4.68%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.51%) ISEB
7 3 (1.75%) PhD
8 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) MCSE
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.58%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.17%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.58%) GPFS
Vendors
1 21 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.02%) Oracle
3 5 (2.92%) NetApp
3 5 (2.92%) Lotus
3 5 (2.92%) Symantec
3 5 (2.92%) Dell
4 2 (1.17%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.17%) Ab Initio
4 2 (1.17%) VMware
4 2 (1.17%) Teradata
4 2 (1.17%) Fujitsu
4 2 (1.17%) SAP
4 2 (1.17%) Siebel
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco
5 1 (0.58%) IBM
5 1 (0.58%) Citrix
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Home Working + Company Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Package, Home Working
Posted: 18 days ago
Crewe
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago