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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 177 191 201
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 77 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.05% 0.72% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 3.07% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 74 39 51
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
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
1791 1564 1938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.50% 23.32% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1304 1690
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 December 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 December 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 +18 54 £48,500 +24.35% 4
Cheshire -5 16 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Lancashire -2 5 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Merseyside +8 1 £37,500 +8.69%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 120 (98.36%) PRINCE2
2 49 (40.16%) Finance
3 44 (36.07%) Project Management
4 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.11%) MS Excel
6 15 (12.30%) Change Management
7 14 (11.48%) MS Project
7 14 (11.48%) ITIL
8 12 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (9.02%) Banking
9 11 (9.02%) Business Analysis
9 11 (9.02%) Degree
10 10 (8.20%) Java
11 9 (7.38%) PRINCE
11 9 (7.38%) Telecoms
12 8 (6.56%) Scrum
12 8 (6.56%) Retail
12 8 (6.56%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (5.74%) Data Analysis
13 7 (5.74%) Matrix Management
13 7 (5.74%) Waterfall
14 6 (4.92%) MS Office
14 6 (4.92%) SLA
14 6 (4.92%) PMI Certification
14 6 (4.92%) Service Delivery
14 6 (4.92%) Risk Management
14 6 (4.92%) Performance Management
14 6 (4.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 5 (4.10%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.48%) MS Project
3 6 (4.92%) MS Office
4 5 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) LAN
1 2 (1.64%) WAN
2 1 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
General
1 49 (40.16%) Finance
2 11 (9.02%) Banking
3 9 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.56%) Retail
5 2 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.82%) Games
6 1 (0.82%) Local Government
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Law
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 88 (72.13%) Project Manager
2 12 (9.84%) Analyst
3 9 (7.38%) Consultant
3 9 (7.38%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (6.56%) Programme Manager
4 8 (6.56%) Senior Manager
5 7 (5.74%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.92%) Financial Business Analyst
6 6 (4.92%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Project Officer
7 5 (4.10%) Project Support Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Project Support Officer
7 5 (4.10%) Project Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Service Manager
8 4 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (3.28%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.46%) Web Services
1 3 (2.46%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (2.46%) Grails
2 1 (0.82%) Middleware
2 1 (0.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.28%) PMI
3 3 (2.46%) NHS
3 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.64%) Social Media
5 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.28%) Windows
2 3 (2.46%) Android
2 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.46%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (98.36%) PRINCE2
2 44 (36.07%) Project Management
3 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (12.30%) Change Management
5 14 (11.48%) ITIL
6 12 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.02%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.38%) PRINCE
9 8 (6.56%) Scrum
9 8 (6.56%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.74%) Waterfall
10 7 (5.74%) Data Analysis
10 7 (5.74%) Matrix Management
11 6 (4.92%) Performance Management
11 6 (4.92%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.92%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (4.10%) Resource Management
12 5 (4.10%) Service Management
12 5 (4.10%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.20%) Java
2 4 (3.28%) C#
3 3 (2.46%) SQL
3 3 (2.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (9.02%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.64%) PMP
5 1 (0.82%) MBA
5 1 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle
3 2 (1.64%) ION Trading
4 1 (0.82%) BT
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