The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 162 180 235
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +55
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 72 69 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.19% 1.01% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.67% 4.47% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 65 60 23
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1543 1542 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.56% 22.63% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1226 1189 1445
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +12 37 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Cheshire +6 16 £62,500 +19.04% 2
Lancashire -1 14 £35,500 -10.69%
Merseyside +4 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 150 (87.72%) PRINCE2
2 69 (40.35%) Finance
3 53 (30.99%) Project Management
4 31 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (15.79%) PRINCE
6 26 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (14.62%) Microsoft
7 25 (14.62%) ITIL
8 24 (14.04%) Banking
9 22 (12.87%) Degree
10 21 (12.28%) Business Analysis
11 19 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 19 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 17 (9.94%) Change Management
12 17 (9.94%) Mentoring
13 15 (8.77%) NHS
14 14 (8.19%) Oracle
15 13 (7.60%) MS Project
15 13 (7.60%) Java
16 12 (7.02%) Retail
17 11 (6.43%) Computer Science
17 11 (6.43%) SQL
17 11 (6.43%) SQL Server
17 11 (6.43%) Web Services
17 11 (6.43%) Service Delivery
17 11 (6.43%) Risk Management
18 10 (5.85%) E-Commerce
18 10 (5.85%) Scrum
19 9 (5.26%) ERP
19 9 (5.26%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (4.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.60%) MS Project
3 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (4.09%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.75%) LAN
1 3 (1.75%) WAN
2 1 (0.58%) Network Security
2 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.58%) Firewall
2 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.68%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 69 (40.35%) Finance
2 24 (14.04%) Banking
3 12 (7.02%) Retail
4 5 (2.92%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.34%) Law
5 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.34%) Games
6 2 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.17%) Billing
6 2 (1.17%) Local Government
7 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 105 (61.40%) Project Manager
2 26 (15.20%) Analyst
3 22 (12.87%) Business Analyst
4 18 (10.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 18 (10.53%) Financial Business Analyst
5 12 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 9 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
6 9 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Programme Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Junior
7 8 (4.68%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Junior Project Manager
8 7 (4.09%) Transition Manager
8 7 (4.09%) Web Manager
8 7 (4.09%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (4.09%) Web Programme Manager
9 6 (3.51%) Process Improvement Manager
9 6 (3.51%) Process Manager
10 5 (2.92%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.43%) Web Services
2 7 (4.09%) Grails
2 7 (4.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (2.34%) XML
3 4 (2.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.77%) NHS
2 11 (6.43%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.75%) EPoS
6 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.17%) Life Science
7 1 (0.58%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.09%) Windows
2 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.17%) Android
2 2 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (87.72%) PRINCE2
2 53 (30.99%) Project Management
3 31 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (15.79%) PRINCE
5 26 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (14.62%) ITIL
7 21 (12.28%) Business Analysis
8 19 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 17 (9.94%) Change Management
9 17 (9.94%) Mentoring
10 11 (6.43%) Service Delivery
10 11 (6.43%) Risk Management
11 10 (5.85%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.85%) Scrum
12 9 (5.26%) ERP
12 9 (5.26%) Time Management
12 9 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (4.68%) Change Control
14 7 (4.09%) Supplier Management
14 7 (4.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.60%) Java
2 11 (6.43%) SQL
3 9 (5.26%) C#
4 7 (4.09%) Ruby
5 2 (1.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (12.87%) Degree
2 7 (4.09%) ISEB
3 6 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.92%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.34%) PMP
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.17%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.19%) Oracle
3 3 (1.75%) BT
3 3 (1.75%) SAP
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