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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 49 44 91
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +47
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 326 353 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.38% 5.03% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 6.49% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 275 294 189
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
6084 5443 5726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.66% 77.49% 77.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4828 4601 4991
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,419
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 August 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 -2 186 £43,000 -1.14% 32
Cheshire -13 95 £45,000 +8.43% 5
Merseyside +9 25 £40,000 -8.57% 5
Lancashire 0 21 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Cumbria - 1 £55,000 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 335 (54.03%) Project Management
2 205 (33.06%) Finance
3 138 (22.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 120 (19.35%) ITIL
4 120 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 105 (16.94%) Microsoft
6 99 (15.97%) Degree
7 91 (14.68%) MS Excel
8 74 (11.94%) MS Project
9 73 (11.77%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (11.29%) Business Analysis
11 67 (10.81%) Retail
12 66 (10.65%) Change Management
13 65 (10.48%) .NET
14 63 (10.16%) PMI Certification
15 58 (9.35%) PRINCE
16 47 (7.58%) Scrum
17 45 (7.26%) Windows
18 42 (6.77%) Banking
19 41 (6.61%) MS Office
19 41 (6.61%) ERP
19 41 (6.61%) PMP
20 38 (6.13%) SQL
21 37 (5.97%) Oracle
22 36 (5.81%) Waterfall
23 35 (5.65%) SQL Server
23 35 (5.65%) UML
23 35 (5.65%) Service Delivery
24 34 (5.48%) C#
24 34 (5.48%) Project Planning

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.94%) WebLogic
3 11 (1.77%) CMS
4 8 (1.29%) Lync
5 7 (1.13%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.13%) IIS
6 5 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.32%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.16%) SAS
8 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 91 (14.68%) MS Excel
2 74 (11.94%) MS Project
3 41 (6.61%) MS Office
4 12 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) SPSS
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 21 (3.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 14 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.29%) Sage 200
4 7 (1.13%) SAP Business One
5 6 (0.97%) Sage 50
5 6 (0.97%) Tridion
6 4 (0.65%) Magento
7 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.32%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.16%) Lawson
9 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.16%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.48%) Office 365
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.32%) SaaS
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.58%) Internet
2 11 (1.77%) WAN
3 10 (1.61%) MPLS
4 9 (1.45%) Firewall
5 8 (1.29%) LAN
6 7 (1.13%) Ethernet
6 7 (1.13%) SAN
6 7 (1.13%) IP Telephony
7 6 (0.97%) Network Security
7 6 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.81%) DHCP
8 5 (0.81%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.81%) DNS
8 5 (0.81%) NGN
9 4 (0.65%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.65%) SSL
9 4 (0.65%) VPN
9 4 (0.65%) Intranet
9 4 (0.65%) Wireless
10 3 (0.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.45%) MySQL
5 9 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.48%) DTS
8 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.32%) Big Data
9 1 (0.16%) QlikView
9 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.16%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.16%) BODI
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.65%) Subversion
3 2 (0.32%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.16%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.16%) Sublime Text
General
1 205 (33.06%) Finance
2 67 (10.81%) Retail
3 42 (6.77%) Banking
4 23 (3.71%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.39%) Marketing
6 18 (2.90%) Advertising
6 18 (2.90%) Games
7 11 (1.77%) Legal
8 9 (1.45%) Back Office
9 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.81%) Publishing
10 5 (0.81%) Local Government
11 3 (0.48%) Law
11 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.32%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 301 (48.55%) Project Manager
2 113 (18.23%) Analyst
3 72 (11.61%) Business Analyst
4 53 (8.55%) IT Project Manager
5 40 (6.45%) Senior Manager
6 35 (5.65%) Programme Manager
7 31 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
8 30 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 29 (4.68%) Systems Analyst
10 25 (4.03%) Agile Project Manager
11 23 (3.71%) Developer
12 20 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
12 20 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
12 20 (3.23%) Digital Project Manager
13 18 (2.90%) Team Leader
13 18 (2.90%) Senior Business Analyst
13 18 (2.90%) Service Manager
13 18 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (2.42%) Consultant
15 14 (2.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (10.48%) .NET
2 26 (4.19%) ASP.NET
3 22 (3.55%) HTML
4 20 (3.23%) XML
5 18 (2.90%) CSS
5 18 (2.90%) jQuery
6 17 (2.74%) Web Services
7 12 (1.94%) Ajax
8 6 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (0.81%) SOAP
10 4 (0.65%) NHibernate
10 4 (0.65%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.65%) Middleware
10 4 (0.65%) XSL
10 4 (0.65%) LINQ
10 4 (0.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.32%) JSON
12 2 (0.32%) Apache Flex
12 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.19%) PMI
2 23 (3.71%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.10%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.45%) NHS
5 7 (1.13%) Smart Meter
6 6 (0.97%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.81%) Social Media
7 5 (0.81%) Animation
7 5 (0.81%) FMCG
8 4 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.65%) CLARiiON
9 3 (0.48%) Statistics
9 3 (0.48%) New Media
9 3 (0.48%) CMDB
10 2 (0.32%) Informatics
10 2 (0.32%) iPhone
10 2 (0.32%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.32%) DTV
11 1 (0.16%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (7.26%) Windows
2 22 (3.55%) Linux
3 19 (3.06%) UNIX
4 8 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.13%) Android
5 7 (1.13%) Windows 8
6 6 (0.97%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (54.03%) Project Management
2 138 (22.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 120 (19.35%) ITIL
4 73 (11.77%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (11.29%) Business Analysis
6 66 (10.65%) Change Management
7 58 (9.35%) PRINCE
8 47 (7.58%) Scrum
9 41 (6.61%) ERP
10 36 (5.81%) Waterfall
11 35 (5.65%) UML
11 35 (5.65%) Service Delivery
12 34 (5.48%) Project Planning
12 34 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 32 (5.16%) E-Commerce
14 31 (5.00%) Programme Management
15 28 (4.52%) Data Analysis
16 27 (4.35%) Service Management
16 27 (4.35%) Time Management
17 25 (4.03%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (6.13%) SQL
2 34 (5.48%) C#
3 23 (3.71%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.10%) PHP
5 10 (1.61%) Java
6 9 (1.45%) VB
6 9 (1.45%) VBA
7 8 (1.29%) VB.NET
8 7 (1.13%) C
9 6 (0.97%) C++
9 6 (0.97%) Uniface
10 5 (0.81%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.48%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.48%) Python
12 2 (0.32%) Perl
13 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.16%) XAML
Qualifications
1 120 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 99 (15.97%) Degree
3 63 (10.16%) PMI Certification
4 41 (6.61%) PMP
5 33 (5.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 20 (3.23%) Security Cleared
7 14 (2.26%) SC Cleared
8 13 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (2.10%) ISEB
9 11 (1.77%) MCSE
10 9 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.29%) CCNA
12 7 (1.13%) APMP
13 6 (0.97%) MCITP
13 6 (0.97%) MCSA
14 5 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.65%) MCP
15 4 (0.65%) CCNP
16 3 (0.48%) MBA
16 3 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.23%) QA
2 10 (1.61%) SLA
3 8 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.65%) P3O
5 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (1.13%) vSphere
2 6 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.32%) MetaFrame
4 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.32%) XenApp
4 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.32%) vCloud
4 2 (0.32%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.16%) GPFS
5 1 (0.16%) UAG
5 1 (0.16%) Xen
5 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.48%) SCOM
2 2 (0.32%) SCCM
3 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.16%) SCSM
Vendors
1 105 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.97%) Oracle
3 20 (3.23%) Cisco
4 18 (2.90%) VMware
5 17 (2.74%) SAP
6 16 (2.58%) Citrix
7 15 (2.42%) Sage
8 11 (1.77%) IBM
9 8 (1.29%) Epicor
10 7 (1.13%) Pegasus
11 6 (0.97%) EMC
11 6 (0.97%) Fujitsu
11 6 (0.97%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.97%) hybris
12 5 (0.81%) HP
13 4 (0.65%) Brocade
14 3 (0.48%) Hyperion
14 3 (0.48%) Mitel
15 2 (0.32%) ION Trading
15 2 (0.32%) JD Edwards
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EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000+ PA depending on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + generous bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £17000 - £19290 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus generous bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £40500 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago