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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 197 175 213
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +38
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 59 61 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 0.86% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.46% 3.77% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 30
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,250 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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
1706 1619 1905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.97% 22.75% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1374 1616
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -19 31 £42,500 - 5
Cheshire -12 15 £49,357 +17.51% 2
Merseyside +11 9 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Lancashire -2 4 £41,250 -25.00%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 119 (96.75%) PRINCE2
2 60 (48.78%) Project Management
3 40 (32.52%) Finance
4 33 (26.83%) Business Analysis
5 23 (18.70%) Data Analysis
6 19 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (13.82%) MS Project
8 16 (13.01%) Waterfall
9 15 (12.20%) MS Excel
10 14 (11.38%) PMI
10 14 (11.38%) PMI Certification
11 13 (10.57%) PRINCE
12 12 (9.76%) Scrum
12 12 (9.76%) Advertising
13 11 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (8.94%) Degree
14 9 (7.32%) MS Visio
14 9 (7.32%) E-Commerce
14 9 (7.32%) Portfolio Management
15 8 (6.50%) APMP
15 8 (6.50%) Retail
16 7 (5.69%) QA
16 7 (5.69%) Windows
17 6 (4.88%) ISEB
17 6 (4.88%) ITIL
17 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
17 6 (4.88%) Marketing
17 6 (4.88%) Matrix Management
17 6 (4.88%) Android
17 6 (4.88%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (0.81%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (13.82%) MS Project
2 15 (12.20%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.81%) VLAN
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
General
1 40 (32.52%) Finance
2 12 (9.76%) Advertising
3 8 (6.50%) Retail
4 6 (4.88%) Marketing
5 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.63%) Games
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.63%) Local Government
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (51.22%) Project Manager
2 31 (25.20%) Analyst
3 29 (23.58%) Business Analyst
4 12 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (9.76%) Programme Manager
4 12 (9.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (5.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 7 (5.69%) Trainer
7 6 (4.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) Digital Project Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Financial Business Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Trainer
10 3 (2.44%) PMO Manager
10 3 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (2.44%) Senior Manager
11 2 (1.63%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (1.63%) Junior
11 2 (1.63%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.07%) .NET
2 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) PMI
2 5 (4.07%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.63%) NHS
3 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.63%) Informatics
3 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.63%) Social Media
4 1 (0.81%) CMDB
4 1 (0.81%) Social Network
4 1 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (0.81%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.69%) Windows
2 6 (4.88%) Android
2 6 (4.88%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (96.75%) PRINCE2
2 60 (48.78%) Project Management
3 33 (26.83%) Business Analysis
4 23 (18.70%) Data Analysis
5 19 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (13.01%) Waterfall
7 13 (10.57%) PRINCE
8 12 (9.76%) Scrum
9 11 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (7.32%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.32%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (4.88%) ITIL
11 6 (4.88%) Matrix Management
12 4 (3.25%) Service Management
12 4 (3.25%) Migration
12 4 (3.25%) Programme Management
12 4 (3.25%) Knowledge Management
12 4 (3.25%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (3.25%) Test Management
12 4 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.07%) C#
2 3 (2.44%) VBA
3 1 (0.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) PMI Certification
2 11 (8.94%) Degree
3 8 (6.50%) APMP
4 6 (4.88%) ISEB
5 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.63%) MBA
6 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) CCNA
7 1 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.63%) Cisco
2 2 (1.63%) ION Trading
3 1 (0.81%) Ceridian
3 1 (0.81%) Planview
3 1 (0.81%) IBM
3 1 (0.81%) Citrix
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle
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Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: to £50,000 + generous bonus + bens
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
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