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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 15 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 14 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.27% 3.28% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.20% 4.14% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
PRINCE2
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 145 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 82.78% 79.23% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 104 124 93
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Colchester

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Data Privacy
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 4 (26.67%) Law
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
5 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (20.00%) FCoE
6 3 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
6 3 (20.00%) NAS
6 3 (20.00%) Veeam
6 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (20.00%) EqualLogic
6 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (20.00%) SCOM
6 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
6 3 (20.00%) Google
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Dell

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (20.00%) FCoE
2 3 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (26.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Monitoring Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Project Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (20.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) Data Privacy
4 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Budget Control
7 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PMP
1 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) APMP
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Google
3 3 (20.00%) Veeam
3 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (20.00%) Isilon
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco