The table below looks at the statistics for the PRINCE2 Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Project Manager
Rank 189 179 167
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 3 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.078% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 10
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PRINCE2 Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3685 3859 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.79% 95.03% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3093 3186 3184
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

PRINCE2 Project Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title 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 with PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) NHS
4 2 (22.22%) MS Project
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Games
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) XenServer
5 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title 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 with PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix