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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 208 179 219
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +40
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 51 57 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.83% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.00% 3.66% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 33
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,250 £67,000
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
1700 1557 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.87% 22.60% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1307 1319 1595
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 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 2 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 -28 24 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Cheshire -6 14 £50,000 +19.04% 3
Merseyside +19 9 £42,500 - 1
Lancashire -3 4 £41,250 -25.00% 3
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 117 (96.69%) PRINCE2
2 60 (49.59%) Project Management
3 41 (33.88%) Finance
4 33 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 23 (19.01%) Data Analysis
6 18 (14.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (14.88%) MS Project
7 16 (13.22%) MS Excel
7 16 (13.22%) Waterfall
8 14 (11.57%) PMI
8 14 (11.57%) PMI Certification
9 13 (10.74%) PRINCE
10 12 (9.92%) Scrum
10 12 (9.92%) Advertising
11 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (7.44%) Degree
12 9 (7.44%) MS Visio
12 9 (7.44%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.44%) Portfolio Management
13 8 (6.61%) APMP
13 8 (6.61%) Retail
14 7 (5.79%) Windows
15 6 (4.96%) ISEB
15 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
15 6 (4.96%) Marketing
15 6 (4.96%) QA
15 6 (4.96%) Android
15 6 (4.96%) Apple iOS
15 6 (4.96%) Windows 8
16 5 (4.13%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 1 (0.83%) IIS
1 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (14.88%) MS Project
2 16 (13.22%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) VLAN
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
General
1 41 (33.88%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Advertising
3 8 (6.61%) Retail
4 6 (4.96%) Marketing
5 2 (1.65%) Local Government
5 2 (1.65%) Games
5 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (52.07%) Project Manager
2 30 (24.79%) Analyst
3 29 (23.97%) Business Analyst
4 13 (10.74%) Programme Manager
5 12 (9.92%) Senior Business Analyst
5 12 (9.92%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (7.44%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Trainer
7 7 (5.79%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 6 (4.96%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) Financial Business Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (4.13%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (3.31%) PMO Manager
10 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Trainer
11 3 (2.48%) Senior Project Manager
11 3 (2.48%) Programme Office Manager
11 3 (2.48%) Senior Manager
12 2 (1.65%) Technical Consultant
12 2 (1.65%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.13%) .NET
2 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) PMI
2 5 (4.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.65%) Social Media
3 2 (1.65%) NHS
3 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.65%) Informatics
3 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) CMDB
4 1 (0.83%) Social Network
4 1 (0.83%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (0.83%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) Windows
2 6 (4.96%) Android
2 6 (4.96%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (96.69%) PRINCE2
2 60 (49.59%) Project Management
3 33 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 23 (19.01%) Data Analysis
5 18 (14.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (13.22%) Waterfall
7 13 (10.74%) PRINCE
8 12 (9.92%) Scrum
9 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (7.44%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.44%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (4.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.13%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.13%) Matrix Management
12 4 (3.31%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (3.31%) ITIL
12 4 (3.31%) Migration
12 4 (3.31%) Knowledge Management
12 4 (3.31%) Coaching
12 4 (3.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.13%) C#
2 3 (2.48%) VBA
3 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) PMI Certification
2 9 (7.44%) Degree
3 8 (6.61%) APMP
4 6 (4.96%) ISEB
5 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.65%) MBA
7 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.83%) MCSE
7 1 (0.83%) CCNA
7 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.65%) Cisco
2 2 (1.65%) ION Trading
3 1 (0.83%) Planview
3 1 (0.83%) Ceridian
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle
3 1 (0.83%) IBM
3 1 (0.83%) Citrix
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