The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 31 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 33 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 26 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.46% 4.07% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.70% 5.46% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 23
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
388 366 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 81.51% 74.54% 71.75%
Number of salaries quoted 303 329 314
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 Lancashire

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 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
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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
Preston -1 7 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Burnley - 6 £40,000 -
Skelmersdale - 5 £42,500 -
Chorley - 1 £40,000 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
Accrington - 1 £33,500 -
Blackburn - 1 £50,000 -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 25 (52.08%) Project Management
2 19 (39.58%) ITIL
3 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 14 (29.17%) .NET
5 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
6 12 (25.00%) Retail
7 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
8 10 (20.83%) SQL
8 10 (20.83%) PRINCE
8 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (18.75%) Finance
10 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (16.67%) C#
10 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (16.67%) CRM
11 7 (14.58%) C
11 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
11 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (14.58%) Change Management
12 6 (12.50%) Back Office
12 6 (12.50%) PMI Certification
12 6 (12.50%) IBM
12 6 (12.50%) Sage
12 6 (12.50%) Uniface
12 6 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 6 (12.50%) PHP
12 6 (12.50%) C++

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.08%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Sage 50
2 5 (10.42%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) Intranet
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Extranet
2 1 (2.08%) MPLS
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.17%) DTS
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (25.00%) Retail
2 9 (18.75%) Finance
3 6 (12.50%) Back Office
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Project Manager
2 9 (18.75%) IT Project Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Development Team Leader
5 5 (10.42%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Developer
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 1 (2.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Systems Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.08%) IT Support
9 1 (2.08%) Designer
9 1 (2.08%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Programme Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Services Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Service Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.50%) Web Services
3 6 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) Ajax
4 2 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.17%) BBC
2 1 (2.08%) iPhone
2 1 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Project Management
2 19 (39.58%) ITIL
3 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.83%) PRINCE
4 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.67%) CRM
6 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Change Management
7 6 (12.50%) ERP
8 5 (10.42%) Time Management
9 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.33%) Matrix Management
9 4 (8.33%) Change Control
10 3 (6.25%) Business Transformation
10 3 (6.25%) Budget Control
10 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) C#
3 7 (14.58%) C
4 6 (12.50%) Uniface
4 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.50%) PHP
4 6 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 5 (10.42%) PMP
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.08%) NCIE
5 1 (2.08%) APMP
5 1 (2.08%) MCSE
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.08%) MCTS
5 1 (2.08%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
2 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) IBM
2 6 (12.50%) Sage
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.08%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) CommVault
5 1 (2.08%) Epicor
5 1 (2.08%) NetApp
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) EMC
5 1 (2.08%) Symantec
Preston, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
360 Resourcing
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago