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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 65 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 234 365 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.99% 5.59% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 6.29% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 184 285 281
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.03% +7.77%
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
5114 5807 6130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.17% 88.94% 85.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4260 4706 4846
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -26 141 £42,500 - 19
Cheshire +1 38 £38,250 -20.31% 6
Merseyside -4 30 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Lancashire -4 15 £52,500 +50.00% 6
Cumbria +2 3 £52,500 +10.52%
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 267 (54.60%) Project Management
2 144 (29.45%) Finance
3 137 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (24.34%) ITIL
5 106 (21.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 101 (20.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 89 (18.20%) Degree
8 70 (14.31%) Microsoft
9 64 (13.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 63 (12.88%) Retail
10 63 (12.88%) Change Management
11 58 (11.86%) PMI Certification
12 57 (11.66%) Risk Management
13 55 (11.25%) PMP
14 53 (10.84%) MS Excel
15 51 (10.43%) SQL
16 49 (10.02%) Scrum
16 49 (10.02%) Data Centre
17 48 (9.82%) MS Project
17 48 (9.82%) Waterfall
18 46 (9.41%) SAP
19 42 (8.59%) Cisco
19 42 (8.59%) Line Management
20 41 (8.38%) iPad
21 40 (8.18%) IBM
22 37 (7.57%) Project Planning
23 36 (7.36%) Oracle
24 35 (7.16%) SDLC
25 34 (6.95%) E-Commerce
25 34 (6.95%) Business Analysis

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 29 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.70%) CMS
3 20 (4.09%) WebSphere
4 11 (2.25%) IIS
4 11 (2.25%) MS Exchange
5 10 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.64%) Apache
6 8 (1.64%) JBoss
6 8 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.43%) MS Project Server
8 4 (0.82%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 53 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 48 (9.82%) MS Project
3 11 (2.25%) MS Office
4 9 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (4.09%) Magento
2 13 (2.66%) SAP ERP
3 8 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.64%) Infor M3
4 5 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.02%) Sonata
5 4 (0.82%) Movex
5 4 (0.82%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.82%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.61%) OPENContractor
6 3 (0.61%) OPENHousing
7 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.41%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.41%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.09%) Adobe Analytics
4 18 (3.68%) PaaS
5 17 (3.48%) IaaS
6 15 (3.07%) SaaS
7 8 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.23%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.82%) Office 365
10 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.29%) Internet
2 20 (4.09%) FTP
2 20 (4.09%) VPN
3 19 (3.89%) LAN
3 19 (3.89%) WAN
4 15 (3.07%) SAN
5 14 (2.86%) Firewall
6 12 (2.45%) DHCP
6 12 (2.45%) DNS
7 10 (2.04%) VoIP
8 7 (1.43%) Intranet
8 7 (1.43%) NAS
9 6 (1.23%) LDAP
9 6 (1.23%) OpenVPN
9 6 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.02%) IP Telephony
10 5 (1.02%) Network Security
10 5 (1.02%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.82%) PABX
11 4 (0.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.25%) MySQL
3 8 (1.64%) DB2
4 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.61%) QlikView
6 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.41%) Big Data
7 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.41%) GIS
8 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.20%) Power BI
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (5.11%) JIRA
2 22 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (4.29%) Subversion
4 20 (4.09%) Git (software)
General
1 144 (29.45%) Finance
2 63 (12.88%) Retail
3 33 (6.75%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.09%) Banking
5 17 (3.48%) Publishing
6 13 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.45%) Marketing
8 10 (2.04%) Billing
9 8 (1.64%) Law
10 7 (1.43%) Legal
11 6 (1.23%) Local Government
12 3 (0.61%) Back Office
12 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 267 (54.60%) Project Manager
2 91 (18.61%) IT Manager
3 81 (16.56%) IT Project Manager
4 59 (12.07%) Analyst
5 52 (10.63%) Senior Manager
6 51 (10.43%) Senior Project Manager
7 47 (9.61%) Infrastructure Manager
8 42 (8.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 34 (6.95%) Software Project Manager
10 28 (5.73%) Business Analyst
11 26 (5.32%) Business Change Manager
12 25 (5.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
13 24 (4.91%) Business Change Project Manager
13 24 (4.91%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
14 22 (4.50%) Architect
15 18 (3.68%) Programme Manager
15 18 (3.68%) Software Manager
16 17 (3.48%) SAP Manager
17 14 (2.86%) Applications Manager
17 14 (2.86%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.70%) CSS
1 23 (4.70%) HTML
2 22 (4.50%) XML
3 20 (4.09%) JSON
3 20 (4.09%) WCF
4 13 (2.66%) Middleware
5 10 (2.04%) .NET
6 4 (0.82%) WAP
7 3 (0.61%) jQuery
8 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.41%) Java EE
8 2 (0.41%) LINQ
9 1 (0.20%) Ajax
9 1 (0.20%) COM
9 1 (0.20%) EDI
9 1 (0.20%) SOAP
9 1 (0.20%) Spring
9 1 (0.20%) Web Services
9 1 (0.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.02%) Data Centre
2 41 (8.38%) iPad
3 25 (5.11%) FMCG
4 21 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.48%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.27%) Driving Licence
7 15 (3.07%) Life Science
7 15 (3.07%) PMI
8 14 (2.86%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (1.84%) NHS
11 8 (1.64%) CMDB
11 8 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.64%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.23%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.82%) AS400
13 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.82%) iSeries
13 4 (0.82%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.70%) Windows
2 19 (3.89%) Windows Server
3 17 (3.48%) Linux
4 8 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.23%) CentOS
5 6 (1.23%) Debian
5 6 (1.23%) Unix
6 4 (0.82%) OS/2
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (54.60%) Project Management
2 137 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (24.34%) ITIL
4 106 (21.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 63 (12.88%) Change Management
6 57 (11.66%) Risk Management
7 49 (10.02%) Scrum
8 48 (9.82%) Waterfall
9 42 (8.59%) Line Management
10 37 (7.57%) Project Planning
11 35 (7.16%) SDLC
12 34 (6.95%) Business Analysis
12 34 (6.95%) E-Commerce
13 32 (6.54%) Mentoring
13 32 (6.54%) Service Management
14 31 (6.34%) Service Delivery
15 30 (6.13%) Analytics
15 30 (6.13%) Change Control
16 29 (5.93%) Programme Management
17 28 (5.73%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 51 (10.43%) SQL
2 26 (5.32%) JavaScript
3 25 (5.11%) PL/SQL
4 20 (4.09%) T-SQL
5 18 (3.68%) Java
6 11 (2.25%) C#
7 9 (1.84%) PHP
8 4 (0.82%) C
9 3 (0.61%) Python
10 2 (0.41%) Perl
10 2 (0.41%) Ruby
10 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.41%) VBA
11 1 (0.20%) C++
11 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (20.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 89 (18.20%) Degree
3 64 (13.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 58 (11.86%) PMI Certification
5 55 (11.25%) PMP
6 18 (3.68%) APMP
7 14 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (2.66%) ISEB
8 13 (2.66%) Security Cleared
9 12 (2.45%) CCNA
9 12 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (1.84%) MCSE
10 9 (1.84%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.64%) EMC Certification
12 5 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.20%) CISM
14 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (3.07%) SLA
3 6 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.23%) QA
4 2 (0.41%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.20%) GAMP
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (4.09%) ServiceCenter
2 8 (1.64%) AirWatch
2 8 (1.64%) SCVMM
3 7 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.43%) Puppet
4 5 (1.02%) Nagios
5 4 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 70 (14.31%) Microsoft
2 46 (9.41%) SAP
3 42 (8.59%) Cisco
4 40 (8.18%) IBM
5 36 (7.36%) Oracle
6 33 (6.75%) VMware
7 28 (5.73%) HP
8 26 (5.32%) Google
9 22 (4.50%) Citrix
10 20 (4.09%) Adobe
10 20 (4.09%) ATG
10 20 (4.09%) hybris
11 16 (3.27%) EMC
12 15 (3.07%) NetApp
13 12 (2.45%) Juniper
14 10 (2.04%) Capita
14 10 (2.04%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.64%) BMC
15 8 (1.64%) Infor
15 8 (1.64%) Software AG
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
Mint
Salary: £60000 - £73000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75-85,000 base and excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 9 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
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Talk Talk Group PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Lancashire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Seadrill Management
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Seadrill Management
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 15 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago