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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 144 192 216
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +24
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 99 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.49% 0.69% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.80% 2.75% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 81 39 26
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £46,500
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
2064 1635 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 31.00% 25.12% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1667 1303 1392
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 +37 64 £45,000 +44.00% 8
Cheshire +7 22 £54,999 +15.78% 4
Lancashire +4 7 £36,250 -3.33%
Merseyside - 5 £45,000 - 2
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 162 (94.74%) PRINCE2
2 71 (41.52%) Finance
3 54 (31.58%) Project Management
4 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (15.20%) MS Excel
6 24 (14.04%) Microsoft
7 22 (12.87%) Change Management
7 22 (12.87%) ITIL
8 21 (12.28%) MS Project
8 21 (12.28%) Banking
8 21 (12.28%) Business Analysis
9 19 (11.11%) Degree
10 18 (10.53%) Java
10 18 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (9.94%) PRINCE
11 17 (9.94%) Data Analysis
12 15 (8.77%) Service Delivery
13 13 (7.60%) Mentoring
14 12 (7.02%) Retail
14 12 (7.02%) Scrum
15 11 (6.43%) Risk Management
15 11 (6.43%) Telecoms
15 11 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (6.43%) VCP4
15 11 (6.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 10 (5.85%) NHS
16 10 (5.85%) ERP
16 10 (5.85%) SLA
16 10 (5.85%) Oracle
16 10 (5.85%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 8 (4.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.28%) MS Project
3 5 (2.92%) MS Office
3 5 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (4.09%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (4.09%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.17%) LAN
1 2 (1.17%) WAN
2 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.68%) SQL Server
1 8 (4.68%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.09%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
General
1 71 (41.52%) Finance
2 21 (12.28%) Banking
3 12 (7.02%) Retail
4 11 (6.43%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.17%) Billing
5 2 (1.17%) Local Government
5 2 (1.17%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 114 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 24 (14.04%) Analyst
3 18 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 16 (9.36%) Financial Business Analyst
4 16 (9.36%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 12 (7.02%) IT Project Manager
6 10 (5.85%) Junior Project Manager
6 10 (5.85%) Junior
6 10 (5.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 9 (5.26%) Consultant
7 9 (5.26%) Technical Manager
8 8 (4.68%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (4.68%) Agile Project Manager
8 8 (4.68%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 7 (4.09%) Web Programme Manager
9 7 (4.09%) Web Manager
9 7 (4.09%) Senior Manager
9 7 (4.09%) Programme Manager
10 6 (3.51%) Support Analyst
10 6 (3.51%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.68%) Web Services
2 7 (4.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (4.09%) Grails
3 2 (1.17%) .NET
4 1 (0.58%) XML
4 1 (0.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.85%) NHS
3 9 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.17%) PMI
5 2 (1.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.34%) Windows
2 2 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (1.17%) Android
2 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (94.74%) PRINCE2
2 54 (31.58%) Project Management
3 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (12.87%) Change Management
4 22 (12.87%) ITIL
5 21 (12.28%) Business Analysis
6 18 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (9.94%) Data Analysis
7 17 (9.94%) PRINCE
8 15 (8.77%) Service Delivery
9 13 (7.60%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.02%) Scrum
11 11 (6.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (6.43%) Risk Management
12 10 (5.85%) ERP
12 10 (5.85%) Time Management
13 8 (4.68%) Matrix Management
13 8 (4.68%) Waterfall
13 8 (4.68%) Product Management
14 7 (4.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.53%) Java
2 9 (5.26%) C#
3 8 (4.68%) SQL
4 7 (4.09%) Ruby
5 2 (1.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (11.11%) Degree
2 11 (6.43%) VCP4
3 5 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.75%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.17%) ISEB
6 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) SLA
2 2 (1.17%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.85%) Oracle
3 2 (1.17%) ION Trading
4 1 (0.58%) SAP
4 1 (0.58%) BT
Bolton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, car, pension, health care
Posted: 17 days ago