The table below looks at the statistics for the PRINCE2 Project Manager role 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Project Manager
Rank 224 242 235
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 19 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 15
Average salary £44,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.91% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,200 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
PRINCE2 Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5864 6733 6993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.98% 95.22% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4718 5435 5955
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager across the North West region.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Salary Trend in the North West

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

PRINCE2 Project Manager
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 Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Cheshire +12 10 £48,500 +44.77%
Manchester +8 7 £38,500 +4.05%
Lancashire -7 1 £32,500 -
PRINCE2 Project Manager
England

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title 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 with PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (68.97%) Project Management
3 12 (41.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (41.38%) MS Project
4 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 7 (24.14%) SDLC
8 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 5 (17.24%) Billing
10 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (13.79%) Java
11 3 (10.34%) MS Office
11 3 (10.34%) ITIL
11 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
11 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
11 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
11 3 (10.34%) Degree
11 3 (10.34%) Legal
11 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
11 3 (10.34%) Scrum
11 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (10.34%) Change Control
11 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
12 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Management
12 2 (6.90%) Time Management
12 2 (6.90%) Product Management

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title 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 with PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Project
2 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Billing
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Games
5 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.45%) Local Government
5 1 (3.45%) Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) NHS
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (68.97%) Project Management
3 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (24.14%) SDLC
6 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
7 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.34%) Change Control
7 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) Time Management
8 2 (6.90%) Product Management
8 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
8 2 (6.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PMP
4 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) XenApp
1 1 (3.45%) XenServer
1 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) BT
2 1 (3.45%) VMware