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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 210 187 219
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 46 52 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.77% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.66% 3.37% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 34
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
1729 1545 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.39% 22.82% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1309 1589
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -33 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Cheshire -9 12 £45,000 +7.14% 8
Merseyside +15 9 £42,500 -
Lancashire +4 6 £36,250 -34.09% 3
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 118 (96.72%) PRINCE2
2 55 (45.08%) Project Management
3 42 (34.43%) Finance
4 33 (27.05%) Business Analysis
5 28 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (18.85%) Data Analysis
7 18 (14.75%) MS Project
8 17 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (13.11%) MS Excel
10 15 (12.30%) PMI Certification
10 15 (12.30%) Waterfall
11 14 (11.48%) PMI
12 13 (10.66%) PRINCE
13 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (8.20%) Advertising
14 10 (8.20%) Retail
15 9 (7.38%) Scrum
15 9 (7.38%) E-Commerce
16 8 (6.56%) MS Visio
16 8 (6.56%) APMP
16 8 (6.56%) Portfolio Management
17 7 (5.74%) Windows
17 7 (5.74%) ITIL
18 6 (4.92%) Degree
18 6 (4.92%) Matrix Management
18 6 (4.92%) Android
18 6 (4.92%) ISEB
18 6 (4.92%) Apple iOS
18 6 (4.92%) Windows 8
18 6 (4.92%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.82%) IIS
2 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (14.75%) MS Project
2 16 (13.11%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.56%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.46%) MS Office
5 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) WAN
2 1 (0.82%) Firewall
2 1 (0.82%) VLAN
2 1 (0.82%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
General
1 42 (34.43%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Advertising
2 10 (8.20%) Retail
3 5 (4.10%) Marketing
4 2 (1.64%) Local Government
4 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Games
5 1 (0.82%) Law
5 1 (0.82%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (52.46%) Project Manager
2 31 (25.41%) Analyst
3 29 (23.77%) Business Analyst
4 12 (9.84%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (9.84%) Senior Business Analyst
4 12 (9.84%) Programme Manager
5 7 (5.74%) Trainer
5 7 (5.74%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (5.74%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 6 (4.92%) Financial Business Analyst
6 6 (4.92%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Digital Project Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Trainer
8 4 (3.28%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.46%) Programme Office Manager
9 3 (2.46%) PMO Manager
10 2 (1.64%) Software Manager
10 2 (1.64%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.10%) .NET
2 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) PMI
2 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.64%) Social Media
5 1 (0.82%) EPoS
5 1 (0.82%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.74%) Windows
2 6 (4.92%) Android
2 6 (4.92%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (96.72%) PRINCE2
2 55 (45.08%) Project Management
3 33 (27.05%) Business Analysis
4 28 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (18.85%) Data Analysis
6 17 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (12.30%) Waterfall
8 13 (10.66%) PRINCE
9 9 (7.38%) Scrum
9 9 (7.38%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.56%) Portfolio Management
11 7 (5.74%) ITIL
12 6 (4.92%) Matrix Management
13 5 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (4.10%) Migration
14 4 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
14 4 (3.28%) Test Management
14 4 (3.28%) Knowledge Management
14 4 (3.28%) Risk Management
14 4 (3.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.10%) C#
2 3 (2.46%) VBA
3 1 (0.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) PMI Certification
2 8 (6.56%) APMP
3 6 (4.92%) Degree
3 6 (4.92%) ISEB
4 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.64%) MBA
6 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.82%) CCNA
6 1 (0.82%) PMP
6 1 (0.82%) MCSE
6 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.64%) ION Trading
2 2 (1.64%) Cisco
3 1 (0.82%) IBM
3 1 (0.82%) Citrix
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle
3 1 (0.82%) Ceridian
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