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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 158 195 220
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +25
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 89 53 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.25% 0.73% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.42% 3.16% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 80 42 31
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £54,750 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1642 1676 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.98% 23.12% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1406 1624
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
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 28 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 28 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 +5 56 £42,500 - 3
Cheshire +3 19 £50,000 +19.24% 1
Merseyside +4 11 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Lancashire 0 3 £47,000 -3.09% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 63 (46.67%) 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
11 13 (9.63%) PRINCE
11 13 (9.63%) MS Excel
11 13 (9.63%) Scrum
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
16 8 (5.93%) E-Commerce
17 7 (5.19%) Windows
17 7 (5.19%) Microsoft
17 7 (5.19%) Retail
17 7 (5.19%) QA
18 6 (4.44%) Marketing
18 6 (4.44%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 28 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.74%) IIS
1 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
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%) WAN
2 1 (0.74%) Firewall
2 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.74%) VLAN
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%) Local Government
6 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.48%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.74%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (51.11%) Project Manager
2 35 (25.93%) Analyst
3 29 (21.48%) Business Analyst
4 12 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (8.89%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
5 10 (7.41%) Programme Manager
6 7 (5.19%) Trainer
6 7 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 6 (4.44%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Financial Business Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
8 5 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (3.70%) IT Support
8 5 (3.70%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Trainer
9 4 (2.96%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.22%) 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%) Informatics
3 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.48%) BBC
3 2 (1.48%) NHS
3 2 (1.48%) Social Media
4 1 (0.74%) EPoS
4 1 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (0.74%) CMDB
4 1 (0.74%) Social Network
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 63 (46.67%) 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 13 (9.63%) PRINCE
8 13 (9.63%) Scrum
9 12 (8.89%) Service Management
10 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
12 8 (5.93%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.70%) Risk Management
13 5 (3.70%) Matrix Management
14 4 (2.96%) Digital Marketing
14 4 (2.96%) Programme Management
14 4 (2.96%) Knowledge Management
14 4 (2.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (2.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
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%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (4.44%) ISEB
6 3 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.48%) MBA
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.74%) CCNA
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.74%) MCSE
8 1 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
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%) ION Trading
3 2 (1.48%) Cisco
4 1 (0.74%) IBM
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle
4 1 (0.74%) Ceridian
4 1 (0.74%) Planview
Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + 28 days hol +additional benfits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago