The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 49 37 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +27
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 262 392 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.64% 6.12% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 6.99% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 223 302 225
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,969 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4893 5606 6014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.68% 87.54% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4129 4455 4844
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in the North West

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in the North West

PRINCE2
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -28 140 £45,000 +7.14% 17
Cheshire +16 67 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Lancashire -5 27 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Merseyside +4 19 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Cumbria +9 5 £52,500 -16.00% 1
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 338 (58.38%) Project Management
2 196 (33.85%) Finance
3 153 (26.42%) ITIL
4 151 (26.08%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (25.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 124 (21.42%) Degree
7 94 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 87 (15.03%) PMI Certification
9 85 (14.68%) Microsoft
9 85 (14.68%) Change Management
10 74 (12.78%) MS Excel
11 66 (11.40%) PMP
12 60 (10.36%) Risk Management
12 60 (10.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 55 (9.50%) MS Project
14 54 (9.33%) SQL
15 52 (8.98%) Project Planning
16 49 (8.46%) Retail
17 48 (8.29%) Business Analysis
17 48 (8.29%) SDLC
18 47 (8.12%) Data Centre
19 46 (7.94%) Waterfall
20 39 (6.74%) Line Management
21 36 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
22 35 (6.04%) SQL Server
23 34 (5.87%) Cisco
24 33 (5.70%) Windows
24 33 (5.70%) Programme Management
24 33 (5.70%) Scrum
25 32 (5.53%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.42%) CMS
2 14 (2.42%) MS Exchange
3 12 (2.07%) IIS
4 11 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.55%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.21%) MS Project Server
7 5 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.52%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.52%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.17%) Apache
10 1 (0.17%) Confluence
10 1 (0.17%) JBoss
10 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 74 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 55 (9.50%) MS Project
3 23 (3.97%) MS Office
4 9 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.94%) SAP ERP
2 9 (1.55%) Magento
3 5 (0.86%) Infor M3
4 4 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.52%) OPENContractor
5 3 (0.52%) OPENHousing
5 3 (0.52%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.35%) HFM
6 2 (0.35%) Movex
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.35%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.35%) Sonata
7 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.55%) Adobe Analytics
2 9 (1.55%) IaaS
2 9 (1.55%) PaaS
3 8 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.04%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.52%) SaaS
6 2 (0.35%) Office 365
6 2 (0.35%) Taleo
6 2 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.49%) Firewall
1 26 (4.49%) LAN
2 23 (3.97%) Internet
3 22 (3.80%) WAN
4 13 (2.25%) VoIP
5 11 (1.90%) SAN
5 11 (1.90%) VPN
6 9 (1.55%) FTP
7 8 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (1.38%) DHCP
7 8 (1.38%) DNS
8 7 (1.21%) Intranet
8 7 (1.21%) MPLS
8 7 (1.21%) Wireless
9 6 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (0.86%) IPsec
10 5 (0.86%) Multicast
10 5 (0.86%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.73%) MySQL
3 9 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (1.38%) DB2
5 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.52%) GIS
8 3 (0.52%) MS Access
9 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.17%) DTS
10 1 (0.17%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (2.07%) JIRA
3 9 (1.55%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.55%) Subversion
4 3 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.35%) Toad
General
1 196 (33.85%) Finance
2 49 (8.46%) Retail
3 27 (4.66%) Banking
3 27 (4.66%) Manufacturing
4 16 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.42%) Legal
6 11 (1.90%) Marketing
7 10 (1.73%) Law
7 10 (1.73%) Publishing
8 7 (1.21%) Local Government
9 4 (0.69%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.52%) Billing
11 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 300 (51.81%) Project Manager
2 105 (18.13%) IT Manager
3 88 (15.20%) IT Project Manager
4 77 (13.30%) Analyst
5 58 (10.02%) Infrastructure Manager
6 54 (9.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 46 (7.94%) Senior Manager
7 46 (7.94%) Senior Project Manager
8 40 (6.91%) Software Project Manager
9 37 (6.39%) Business Analyst
10 31 (5.35%) Programme Manager
11 23 (3.97%) Business Change Manager
11 23 (3.97%) Software Manager
12 22 (3.80%) Business Change Project Manager
13 21 (3.63%) IT Infrastructure Manager
13 21 (3.63%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
13 21 (3.63%) Transition Manager
14 20 (3.45%) Applications Manager
15 14 (2.42%) Coordinator
15 14 (2.42%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.32%) .NET
2 18 (3.11%) XML
3 16 (2.76%) CSS
3 16 (2.76%) HTML
4 13 (2.25%) WCF
5 11 (1.90%) jQuery
6 9 (1.55%) JSON
7 7 (1.21%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.04%) LINQ
9 5 (0.86%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.86%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.86%) Web Services
10 4 (0.69%) EDI
10 4 (0.69%) Entity Framework
10 4 (0.69%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (0.69%) Middleware
10 4 (0.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (0.52%) Ajax
11 3 (0.52%) Spring
11 3 (0.52%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.12%) Data Centre
2 36 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.53%) Driving Licence
4 27 (4.66%) iPad
5 24 (4.15%) Management Information System
5 24 (4.15%) PMI
6 22 (3.80%) FMCG
7 13 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.25%) Life Science
8 9 (1.55%) CMDB
9 8 (1.38%) NHS
10 7 (1.21%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.86%) Social Media
11 5 (0.86%) User Experience
12 3 (0.52%) AS400
12 3 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.52%) Informatics
12 3 (0.52%) iSeries
12 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (5.70%) Windows
2 23 (3.97%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (1.38%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.04%) Linux
6 5 (0.86%) Unix
7 4 (0.69%) OS/2
7 4 (0.69%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (0.35%) CentOS
9 2 (0.35%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (58.38%) Project Management
2 153 (26.42%) ITIL
3 151 (26.08%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 85 (14.68%) Change Management
6 60 (10.36%) Risk Management
7 52 (8.98%) Project Planning
8 48 (8.29%) Business Analysis
8 48 (8.29%) SDLC
9 46 (7.94%) Waterfall
10 39 (6.74%) Line Management
11 33 (5.70%) Programme Management
11 33 (5.70%) Scrum
12 32 (5.53%) Service Delivery
12 32 (5.53%) Service Management
13 31 (5.35%) CRM
13 31 (5.35%) E-Commerce
14 30 (5.18%) ERP
14 30 (5.18%) People Management
15 29 (5.01%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 54 (9.33%) SQL
2 26 (4.49%) JavaScript
3 20 (3.45%) C#
4 13 (2.25%) Java
5 12 (2.07%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.90%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.04%) PHP
8 5 (0.86%) C
9 4 (0.69%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.52%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.17%) VBA
11 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 147 (25.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 124 (21.42%) Degree
3 87 (15.03%) PMI Certification
4 66 (11.40%) PMP
5 60 (10.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 26 (4.49%) Security Cleared
7 20 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (3.28%) APMP
9 18 (3.11%) ISEB
10 17 (2.94%) CCNA
11 15 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (2.42%) SC Cleared
13 7 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.04%) Check Point Certification
14 6 (1.04%) HND
15 5 (0.86%) CCNP
15 5 (0.86%) CCSA
16 4 (0.69%) MCSA
16 4 (0.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.73%) SLA
3 7 (1.21%) QA
4 4 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.35%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.52%) vSphere
4 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (1.55%) ServiceCenter
2 8 (1.38%) SCVMM
3 6 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.52%) SCCM
4 3 (0.52%) SCOM
4 3 (0.52%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.35%) Nagios
5 2 (0.35%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 85 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.87%) Cisco
3 31 (5.35%) VMware
4 30 (5.18%) SAP
5 23 (3.97%) HP
6 21 (3.63%) IBM
6 21 (3.63%) Oracle
7 19 (3.28%) Citrix
8 16 (2.76%) CheckPoint
8 16 (2.76%) Google
8 16 (2.76%) NetApp
9 12 (2.07%) EMC
10 10 (1.73%) Capita
10 10 (1.73%) Juniper
11 9 (1.55%) Adobe
11 9 (1.55%) ATG
11 9 (1.55%) hybris
12 8 (1.38%) BMC
13 7 (1.21%) Guidewire
14 6 (1.04%) Intel Security
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