The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Certification in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 24 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 Qualifications for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 153 186 216
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +30
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 89 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.25% 0.71% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.46% 3.10% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80 41 32
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1629 1678 1878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.89% 22.96% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1405 1613
Average salary £35,000 £38,085 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Trend in the North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Histogram in the North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
(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
Manchester +24 55 £42,500 - 3
Cheshire +6 19 £50,000 +19.24%
Merseyside +10 13 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Lancashire 0 2 £48,500 -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 131 (97.04%) PRINCE2
2 62 (45.93%) Project Management
3 35 (25.93%) Finance
4 33 (24.44%) Business Analysis
5 23 (17.04%) Data Analysis
6 21 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (14.07%) Degree
8 17 (12.59%) ITIL
9 15 (11.11%) MS Project
9 15 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 14 (10.37%) PMI
10 14 (10.37%) PMI Certification
10 14 (10.37%) Scrum
11 13 (9.63%) PRINCE
11 13 (9.63%) MS Excel
11 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
12 12 (8.89%) Advertising
12 12 (8.89%) Service Management
13 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (7.41%) SLA
15 9 (6.67%) MS Visio
15 9 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
16 8 (5.93%) APMP
17 7 (5.19%) Retail
17 7 (5.19%) QA
17 7 (5.19%) Microsoft
17 7 (5.19%) Windows
17 7 (5.19%) E-Commerce
18 6 (4.44%) Internet
18 6 (4.44%) ISEB

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (0.74%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (11.11%) MS Project
2 13 (9.63%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.74%) VLAN
2 1 (0.74%) WAN
2 1 (0.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
General
1 35 (25.93%) Finance
2 12 (8.89%) Advertising
3 7 (5.19%) Retail
4 6 (4.44%) Marketing
5 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.48%) Games
6 2 (1.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.74%) Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.74%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 68 (50.37%) Project Manager
2 36 (26.67%) Analyst
3 30 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 12 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (8.89%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (7.41%) Programme Manager
6 9 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 7 (5.19%) Trainer
8 6 (4.44%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 6 (4.44%) Financial Business Analyst
8 6 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (3.70%) IT Support
9 5 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (3.70%) Service Analyst
10 4 (2.96%) Senior Manager
10 4 (2.96%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Trainer
10 4 (2.96%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.70%) .NET
2 4 (2.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.37%) PMI
2 5 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.48%) BBC
3 2 (1.48%) NHS
3 2 (1.48%) Informatics
3 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.48%) Social Media
4 1 (0.74%) CMDB
4 1 (0.74%) Social Network
4 1 (0.74%) EPoS
4 1 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.19%) Windows
2 6 (4.44%) Android
2 6 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (97.04%) PRINCE2
2 62 (45.93%) Project Management
3 33 (24.44%) Business Analysis
4 23 (17.04%) Data Analysis
5 21 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (12.59%) ITIL
7 15 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 14 (10.37%) Scrum
9 13 (9.63%) PRINCE
10 12 (8.89%) Service Management
11 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
13 7 (5.19%) E-Commerce
14 5 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (3.70%) Risk Management
15 4 (2.96%) Programme Management
15 4 (2.96%) Knowledge Management
15 4 (2.96%) Matrix Management
15 4 (2.96%) Digital Marketing
15 4 (2.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.70%) C#
2 3 (2.22%) VBA
3 1 (0.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (14.07%) Degree
2 14 (10.37%) PMI Certification
3 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.93%) APMP
5 6 (4.44%) ISEB
5 6 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.48%) MBA
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.74%) CCNA
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) SLA
2 7 (5.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (5.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.96%) Citrix
3 2 (1.48%) Cisco
3 2 (1.48%) ION Trading
4 1 (0.74%) Ceridian
4 1 (0.74%) Planview
4 1 (0.74%) IBM
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle
North West
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + 28 days hol +additional benfits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago