The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 151 174 140
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 35 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.86% 0.37% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.86% 1.39% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 23
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -3.06%
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
907 1079 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.41% 26.30% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 749 915 711
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Histogram in Manchester

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Salford - 4 £47,500 -
Bolton - 2 £60,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £48,500 -
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 53 (92.98%) PRINCE2
2 31 (54.39%) Project Management
3 23 (40.35%) ITIL
4 19 (33.33%) Finance
5 15 (26.32%) Degree
6 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
7 12 (21.05%) Service Management
7 12 (21.05%) SLA
8 11 (19.30%) MS Project
9 8 (14.04%) APMP
9 8 (14.04%) QA
10 7 (12.28%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (12.28%) PRINCE
11 6 (10.53%) Windows
11 6 (10.53%) Citrix
11 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
12 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
12 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (8.77%) Cisco
12 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
13 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
13 4 (7.02%) PMI
13 4 (7.02%) PMI Certification
13 4 (7.02%) VMware
13 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (7.02%) Knowledge Management
14 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
14 3 (5.26%) Telecoms

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) CMS
1 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.75%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.75%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.75%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) QlikView
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) German Language
4 1 (1.75%) Norwegian Language
4 1 (1.75%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.04%) Technical Project Manager
2 8 (14.04%) Technical Manager
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) IT Support
5 4 (7.02%) Trainer
5 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Trainer
6 2 (3.51%) Junior
6 2 (3.51%) Business Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Change Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Change Project Manager
7 1 (1.75%) SAP Business Consultant
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) PMI
2 1 (1.75%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (92.98%) PRINCE2
2 31 (54.39%) Project Management
3 23 (40.35%) ITIL
4 12 (21.05%) Service Management
5 7 (12.28%) PRINCE
6 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
7 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.02%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.51%) ERP
10 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.51%) Matrix Management
10 2 (3.51%) Strategic Planning
11 1 (1.75%) Project Planning
11 1 (1.75%) Resource Management
11 1 (1.75%) Change Control
11 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) C#
1 1 (1.75%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Degree
2 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
3 8 (14.04%) APMP
4 7 (12.28%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (7.02%) PMI Certification
6 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
2 8 (14.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Citrix
2 5 (8.77%) Cisco
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Ceridian
4 1 (1.75%) Cognos
4 1 (1.75%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) NetApp