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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 42 58 94
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +36
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 366 289 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.26% 4.43% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.34% 5.36% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 303 235 167
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.06%
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
5776 5395 6019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.04% 82.77% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4812 4461 5018
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Manchester +15 239 £45,000 +12.50% 35
Cheshire -9 65 £50,000 +21.21% 8
Lancashire +6 31 £39,500 +1.93% 6
Merseyside +27 25 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Cumbria - 3 £62,500 - 2
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 364 (48.47%) Project Management
2 276 (36.75%) Finance
3 202 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (22.64%) ITIL
5 165 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 158 (21.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 133 (17.71%) MS Project
8 124 (16.51%) MS Excel
9 123 (16.38%) Microsoft
10 108 (14.38%) Degree
11 92 (12.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 91 (12.12%) Change Management
13 85 (11.32%) Banking
14 82 (10.92%) PRINCE
15 80 (10.65%) PMI Certification
16 75 (9.99%) Retail
17 74 (9.85%) Business Analysis
18 68 (9.05%) Scrum
19 65 (8.66%) Waterfall
20 56 (7.46%) Mentoring
21 55 (7.32%) PMP
22 51 (6.79%) People Management
23 50 (6.66%) Windows
24 49 (6.52%) Security Cleared
25 47 (6.26%) Service Delivery
26 45 (5.99%) SharePoint
26 45 (5.99%) Java
27 43 (5.73%) Risk Management
27 43 (5.73%) SC Cleared
27 43 (5.73%) Project Planning

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 45 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (1.73%) IIS
4 9 (1.20%) MS Project Server
5 8 (1.07%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.67%) Lync
7 5 (0.67%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.40%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.27%) Confluence
9 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.27%) SAS
10 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 133 (17.71%) MS Project
2 124 (16.51%) MS Excel
3 25 (3.33%) MS Office
4 15 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.40%) Tridion
5 2 (0.27%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.27%) Movex
5 2 (0.27%) Maximo
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) Magento
6 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.80%) SaaS
2 6 (0.80%) Office 365
3 2 (0.27%) PaaS
3 2 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.13%) Yammer
4 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.06%) Firewall
2 21 (2.80%) LAN
3 17 (2.26%) WAN
3 17 (2.26%) Intranet
4 12 (1.60%) Wireless
5 8 (1.07%) SSL
6 6 (0.80%) SAN
6 6 (0.80%) VPN
7 5 (0.67%) VoIP
8 2 (0.27%) DNS
8 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.27%) DHCP
8 2 (0.27%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.27%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.27%) VLAN
8 2 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.27%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 6 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.67%) DB2
6 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.40%) Big Data
8 2 (0.27%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.27%) MS Access
9 1 (0.13%) DTS
9 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.13%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.13%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 14 (1.86%) JIRA
2 6 (0.80%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.13%) Selenium
General
1 276 (36.75%) Finance
2 85 (11.32%) Banking
3 75 (9.99%) Retail
4 34 (4.53%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.06%) Back Office
6 22 (2.93%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.66%) Billing
8 14 (1.86%) Marketing
9 7 (0.93%) Retail Banking
9 7 (0.93%) Advertising
10 6 (0.80%) Legal
11 5 (0.67%) Local Government
12 4 (0.53%) Automotive
12 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.40%) Law
13 3 (0.40%) Games
14 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.27%) Electronics
14 2 (0.27%) International Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 462 (61.52%) Project Manager
2 124 (16.51%) IT Project Manager
3 100 (13.32%) Analyst
4 70 (9.32%) Senior Manager
5 65 (8.66%) Business Analyst
5 65 (8.66%) Senior Project Manager
6 46 (6.13%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 38 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 31 (4.13%) Software Manager
9 28 (3.73%) Delivery Manager
9 28 (3.73%) Software Project Manager
9 28 (3.73%) Programme Manager
10 27 (3.60%) Applications Manager
11 24 (3.20%) Consultant
12 19 (2.53%) Junior
13 17 (2.26%) Financial Business Analyst
13 17 (2.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 17 (2.26%) Agile Project Manager
14 16 (2.13%) Systems Analyst
14 16 (2.13%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.93%) .NET
2 12 (1.60%) Web Services
3 9 (1.20%) Flash
4 8 (1.07%) Middleware
5 7 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (0.93%) Grails
6 3 (0.40%) J2EE
7 2 (0.27%) EJB
7 2 (0.27%) CSS
7 2 (0.27%) JSP
7 2 (0.27%) Servlets
7 2 (0.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (0.27%) jQuery
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.27%) HTML
7 2 (0.27%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.13%) RESTful
8 1 (0.13%) HTML5
8 1 (0.13%) JSON
8 1 (0.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.46%) PMI
3 16 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 14 (1.86%) Management Information System
5 13 (1.73%) NHS
6 11 (1.46%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.33%) User Experience
8 5 (0.67%) FMCG
8 5 (0.67%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.27%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.27%) SecurID
10 2 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.27%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.13%) Statistics
11 1 (0.13%) Life Science
11 1 (0.13%) CMDB
11 1 (0.13%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.13%) Replication
11 1 (0.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.66%) Windows
2 13 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
4 9 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 9 (1.20%) Windows 8
5 8 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.07%) Android
6 7 (0.93%) UNIX
7 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.40%) Linux
8 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (48.47%) Project Management
2 202 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (22.64%) ITIL
4 165 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 91 (12.12%) Change Management
6 82 (10.92%) PRINCE
7 74 (9.85%) Business Analysis
8 68 (9.05%) Scrum
9 65 (8.66%) Waterfall
10 56 (7.46%) Mentoring
11 51 (6.79%) People Management
12 47 (6.26%) Service Delivery
13 43 (5.73%) Project Planning
13 43 (5.73%) Risk Management
14 41 (5.46%) Service Management
15 37 (4.93%) Programme Management
15 37 (4.93%) Data Analysis
16 34 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (3.86%) Time Management
17 29 (3.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 45 (5.99%) Java
2 30 (3.99%) SQL
3 9 (1.20%) C#
4 7 (0.93%) Ruby
5 6 (0.80%) C
6 5 (0.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.53%) PHP
7 4 (0.53%) VBA
8 3 (0.40%) C++
8 3 (0.40%) COBOL
9 2 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 158 (21.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 108 (14.38%) Degree
3 92 (12.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 80 (10.65%) PMI Certification
5 55 (7.32%) PMP
6 49 (6.52%) Security Cleared
7 43 (5.73%) SC Cleared
8 22 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (2.93%) APMP
9 20 (2.66%) ISEB
10 15 (2.00%) VCP4
11 10 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (1.33%) CCNA
12 9 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (1.20%) CISSP
12 9 (1.20%) CISA
13 4 (0.53%) MCITP
13 4 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.40%) PhD
14 3 (0.40%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.06%) QA
2 17 (2.26%) SLA
3 12 (1.60%) ISO 9000
4 9 (1.20%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 22 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.67%) vSphere
4 4 (0.53%) XenApp
5 3 (0.40%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (1.07%) SCCM
2 7 (0.93%) SCOM
3 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.27%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.27%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 123 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.33%) SAP
3 22 (2.93%) Oracle
4 18 (2.40%) VMware
5 17 (2.26%) Cisco
6 11 (1.46%) NetApp
7 9 (1.20%) Citrix
8 5 (0.67%) Lotus
8 5 (0.67%) Dell
8 5 (0.67%) Symantec
9 4 (0.53%) Primavera
9 4 (0.53%) HP
9 4 (0.53%) Avaya
10 3 (0.40%) Juniper
10 3 (0.40%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.40%) IBM
10 3 (0.40%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.40%) hybris
11 2 (0.27%) MobileIron
11 2 (0.27%) Ab Initio
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