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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 53 64 89
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +25
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 317 263 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.29% 3.93% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 4.95% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 281 213 196
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
6218 5309 5766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.22% 79.43% 79.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5116 4457 4936
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +1 171 £45,000 +5.88% 30
Cheshire +5 92 £45,000 +15.38% 13
Merseyside +16 25 £46,250 +15.62% 4
Lancashire +9 25 £37,500 +17.18% 1
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 331 (52.04%) Project Management
2 214 (33.65%) Finance
3 139 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 130 (20.44%) ITIL
6 127 (19.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 104 (16.35%) Microsoft
8 103 (16.19%) MS Excel
9 99 (15.57%) Degree
10 93 (14.62%) MS Project
11 70 (11.01%) Retail
12 68 (10.69%) PMI Certification
13 67 (10.53%) Business Analysis
14 63 (9.91%) .NET
15 62 (9.75%) PRINCE
15 62 (9.75%) Change Management
16 48 (7.55%) Scrum
16 48 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
17 46 (7.23%) PMP
18 44 (6.92%) MS Office
18 44 (6.92%) SQL
19 42 (6.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 41 (6.45%) Banking
20 41 (6.45%) Windows
20 41 (6.45%) Programme Management
21 39 (6.13%) Service Delivery
22 37 (5.82%) SharePoint
23 36 (5.66%) Time Management
24 35 (5.50%) Waterfall
24 35 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 37 (5.82%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 10 (1.57%) CMS
4 8 (1.26%) IIS
5 7 (1.10%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.94%) Lync
7 4 (0.63%) MS Project Server
7 4 (0.63%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.31%) SAS
8 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 103 (16.19%) MS Excel
2 93 (14.62%) MS Project
3 44 (6.92%) MS Office
4 12 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) Edge Animate
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.42%) Tridion
4 6 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.94%) Sage 50
5 4 (0.63%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.63%) Magento
5 4 (0.63%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.16%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.16%) Lawson
6 1 (0.16%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.47%) SaaS
1 3 (0.47%) Office 365
2 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.89%) Internet
2 10 (1.57%) LAN
2 10 (1.57%) WAN
3 7 (1.10%) Firewall
4 6 (0.94%) Wireless
4 6 (0.94%) IP Telephony
4 6 (0.94%) Intranet
5 5 (0.79%) SAN
5 5 (0.79%) Network Security
6 3 (0.47%) MPLS
6 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.47%) DNS
6 3 (0.47%) DHCP
6 3 (0.47%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.47%) PBX
7 2 (0.31%) VoIP
7 2 (0.31%) SSL
7 2 (0.31%) DSL
7 2 (0.31%) IPsec
7 2 (0.31%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (1.57%) MySQL
5 10 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.63%) DTS
8 2 (0.31%) MS Access
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.16%) BODI
9 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.16%) Big Data
9 1 (0.16%) DB2
9 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.63%) Subversion
3 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.16%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.16%) Sublime Text
General
1 214 (33.65%) Finance
2 70 (11.01%) Retail
3 41 (6.45%) Banking
4 21 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.14%) Marketing
6 16 (2.52%) Advertising
7 14 (2.20%) Legal
8 13 (2.04%) Games
9 10 (1.57%) Back Office
10 9 (1.42%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.79%) Local Government
12 3 (0.47%) Law
13 2 (0.31%) Publishing
13 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Automotive
13 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 326 (51.26%) Project Manager
2 123 (19.34%) Analyst
3 77 (12.11%) Business Analyst
4 53 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 47 (7.39%) Senior Manager
6 41 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
7 38 (5.97%) Programme Manager
8 35 (5.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 31 (4.87%) Systems Analyst
10 22 (3.46%) Senior Business Analyst
10 22 (3.46%) Senior Analyst
10 22 (3.46%) Infrastructure Manager
11 21 (3.30%) Developer
12 20 (3.14%) Software Manager
12 20 (3.14%) Agile Project Manager
13 18 (2.83%) Digital Project Manager
13 18 (2.83%) Delivery Manager
14 17 (2.67%) Software Project Manager
14 17 (2.67%) Service Manager
15 16 (2.52%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (9.91%) .NET
2 21 (3.30%) ASP.NET
2 21 (3.30%) HTML
3 19 (2.99%) XML
4 18 (2.83%) CSS
4 18 (2.83%) jQuery
5 15 (2.36%) Web Services
6 11 (1.73%) Ajax
7 6 (0.94%) SOAP
7 6 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (0.63%) LINQ
8 4 (0.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (0.63%) NHibernate
8 4 (0.63%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.63%) XSL
8 4 (0.63%) Middleware
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.31%) RESTful
10 2 (0.31%) HTML5
10 2 (0.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.09%) PMI
3 21 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.57%) NHS
6 9 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.26%) User Experience
8 7 (1.10%) FMCG
8 7 (1.10%) Smart Meter
9 6 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.63%) CMDB
12 3 (0.47%) New Media
12 3 (0.47%) Statistics
12 3 (0.47%) CLARiiON
13 2 (0.31%) Animation
13 2 (0.31%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.31%) DTV
13 2 (0.31%) Social Media
14 1 (0.16%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (6.45%) Windows
2 22 (3.46%) Linux
3 20 (3.14%) UNIX
4 7 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.10%) Android
5 6 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.94%) Windows 8
6 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (52.04%) Project Management
2 139 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 130 (20.44%) ITIL
5 67 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 62 (9.75%) PRINCE
6 62 (9.75%) Change Management
7 48 (7.55%) Scrum
8 41 (6.45%) Programme Management
9 39 (6.13%) Service Delivery
10 36 (5.66%) Time Management
11 35 (5.50%) Waterfall
11 35 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 35 (5.50%) UML
12 34 (5.35%) E-Commerce
13 33 (5.19%) Service Management
14 30 (4.72%) Mentoring
15 29 (4.56%) Risk Management
16 28 (4.40%) ERP
16 28 (4.40%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (6.92%) SQL
2 32 (5.03%) C#
3 23 (3.62%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.20%) PHP
5 13 (2.04%) Java
6 11 (1.73%) VB
6 11 (1.73%) VBA
7 7 (1.10%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.94%) Uniface
8 6 (0.94%) C
8 6 (0.94%) C++
9 4 (0.63%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.47%) Python
11 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 127 (19.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 99 (15.57%) Degree
3 68 (10.69%) PMI Certification
4 46 (7.23%) PMP
5 42 (6.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (2.52%) Security Cleared
7 14 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.20%) ISEB
8 11 (1.73%) APMP
9 10 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.42%) CCNA
10 9 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (1.10%) MCSE
13 4 (0.63%) MCSA
13 4 (0.63%) CCNP
13 4 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.47%) MCITP
14 3 (0.47%) MBA
15 2 (0.31%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.40%) QA
2 8 (1.26%) SLA
3 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.63%) P3O
4 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (0.79%) vSphere
2 4 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.47%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.31%) MetaFrame
4 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.31%) vCloud
5 1 (0.16%) GPFS
5 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.16%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) SCCM
1 1 (0.16%) SCOM
1 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 104 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.50%) Oracle
3 21 (3.30%) Cisco
4 17 (2.67%) SAP
5 14 (2.20%) VMware
6 11 (1.73%) Sage
6 11 (1.73%) Citrix
7 9 (1.42%) IBM
7 9 (1.42%) EPiServer
7 9 (1.42%) hybris
8 5 (0.79%) Epicor
8 5 (0.79%) HP
8 5 (0.79%) Primavera
9 4 (0.63%) Fujitsu
9 4 (0.63%) Pegasus
10 3 (0.47%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.47%) Brocade
10 3 (0.47%) EMC
11 2 (0.31%) Siebel
11 2 (0.31%) Avaya
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000+ PA depending on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum to c£50,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JD Williams Group Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £120 - £163 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: 6 days ago