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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
England / North West
Rank 94 31 50
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +19
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 175 355 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.95% 6.52% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 7.45% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 145 294 297
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

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
5272 4766 5790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.96% 87.55% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4421 3962 4954
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -75 81 £47,500 +9.82% 5
Merseyside -14 47 £44,000 +10.00% 2
Lancashire -19 25 £37,500 +11.11% 4
Cheshire -31 16 £50,000 +13.63% 2
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 184 (44.66%) Project Management
2 177 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (36.65%) ITIL
4 104 (25.24%) Microsoft
5 97 (23.54%) Programme Management
6 94 (22.82%) Finance
7 76 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 74 (17.96%) Service Management
9 66 (16.02%) ITSM
9 66 (16.02%) MS Office
10 64 (15.53%) Degree
11 63 (15.29%) Data Protection
11 63 (15.29%) SDLC
12 61 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 58 (14.08%) Video Conferencing
14 55 (13.35%) MS Excel
15 50 (12.14%) Linux
15 50 (12.14%) NHS
16 49 (11.89%) Service Design
17 48 (11.65%) PMP
18 42 (10.19%) Change Management
18 42 (10.19%) PaaS
19 41 (9.95%) PMI Certification
19 41 (9.95%) IaaS
20 40 (9.71%) SQL Server
20 40 (9.71%) Scrum
20 40 (9.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 39 (9.47%) Banking
21 39 (9.47%) SAN
21 39 (9.47%) Active Directory

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 24 (5.83%) IIS
2 14 (3.40%) JBoss
3 12 (2.91%) Apache
3 12 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (2.91%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.18%) CMS
5 7 (1.70%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.46%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.97%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.73%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.49%) SAP Portal
9 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.24%) CICS
Applications
1 66 (16.02%) MS Office
2 55 (13.35%) MS Excel
3 30 (7.28%) MS Project
4 22 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.73%) Open Workbench
6 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.73%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 3 (0.73%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.73%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.49%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.24%) Movex
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (10.19%) PaaS
2 41 (9.95%) IaaS
3 21 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (4.13%) SaaS
6 6 (1.46%) Office 365
7 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.47%) SAN
2 36 (8.74%) DHCP
2 36 (8.74%) DNS
3 25 (6.07%) WAN
4 21 (5.10%) VLAN
4 21 (5.10%) WLAN
5 20 (4.85%) Internet
6 19 (4.61%) VPN
7 18 (4.37%) Firewall
7 18 (4.37%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (4.37%) Network Security
8 10 (2.43%) VoIP
9 8 (1.94%) LAN
10 4 (0.97%) LLU
10 4 (0.97%) Wireless
11 3 (0.73%) NAS
11 3 (0.73%) Skype
11 3 (0.73%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.73%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.49%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.94%) DTS
5 6 (1.46%) DB2
6 5 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.97%) Big Data
7 4 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.73%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.49%) GIS
9 2 (0.49%) MySQL
9 2 (0.49%) QlikView
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.24%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.24%) OLAP
10 1 (0.24%) Power BI
10 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.18%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.46%) Cucumber
2 6 (1.46%) NUnit
2 6 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (1.46%) SpecFlow
2 6 (1.46%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.49%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.49%) Subversion
4 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.24%) Selenium
4 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 94 (22.82%) Finance
2 39 (9.47%) Banking
3 27 (6.55%) Manufacturing
4 21 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.61%) Retail
6 12 (2.91%) Legal
7 5 (1.21%) Automotive
8 4 (0.97%) Billing
8 4 (0.97%) Law
8 4 (0.97%) Local Government
8 4 (0.97%) Publishing
9 3 (0.73%) Back Office
9 3 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.73%) Electronics
9 3 (0.73%) Marketing
10 2 (0.49%) Advertising
10 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.49%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 175 (42.48%) Project Manager
2 72 (17.48%) IT Manager
3 51 (12.38%) IT Project Manager
4 30 (7.28%) Analyst
5 28 (6.80%) Architect
5 28 (6.80%) Software Project Manager
6 27 (6.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 26 (6.31%) Senior Manager
8 25 (6.07%) Senior Project Manager
9 20 (4.85%) Programme Manager
10 19 (4.61%) Infrastructure Architect
11 17 (4.13%) Developer
12 16 (3.88%) Consultant
13 15 (3.64%) Cloud Architect
13 15 (3.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
13 15 (3.64%) Senior IT Manager
13 15 (3.64%) Senior IT Project Manager
14 14 (3.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 14 (3.40%) SAP Manager
14 14 (3.40%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.13%) .NET
2 12 (2.91%) Middleware
3 9 (2.18%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.94%) Ajax
4 8 (1.94%) jQuery
5 5 (1.21%) Web Services
5 5 (1.21%) XML
6 4 (0.97%) HTML
7 3 (0.73%) Velocity
8 2 (0.49%) BAPI
8 2 (0.49%) EJB
8 2 (0.49%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.49%) HTML5
8 2 (0.49%) J2EE
8 2 (0.49%) JMS
8 2 (0.49%) JSP
8 2 (0.49%) Servlets
8 2 (0.49%) Struts
8 2 (0.49%) WSDL
8 2 (0.49%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.08%) Video Conferencing
2 50 (12.14%) NHS
3 25 (6.07%) FMCG
4 24 (5.83%) Management Information System
5 21 (5.10%) Data Centre
6 20 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (4.85%) BYOD
7 19 (4.61%) PMI
8 12 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (2.91%) Public Cloud
9 11 (2.67%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.70%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.46%) User Experience
12 4 (0.97%) Clustering
12 4 (0.97%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.73%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.73%) EPoS
13 3 (0.73%) Ergonomics
13 3 (0.73%) Life Science
13 3 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 50 (12.14%) Linux
2 29 (7.04%) Windows
3 24 (5.83%) OpenVMS
3 24 (5.83%) Solaris
4 18 (4.37%) Unix
5 16 (3.88%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.49%) CentOS
8 2 (0.49%) Debian
9 1 (0.24%) AIX
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (44.66%) Project Management
2 177 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (36.65%) ITIL
4 97 (23.54%) Programme Management
5 76 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 74 (17.96%) Service Management
7 66 (16.02%) ITSM
8 63 (15.29%) Data Protection
8 63 (15.29%) SDLC
9 49 (11.89%) Service Design
10 42 (10.19%) Change Management
11 40 (9.71%) Scrum
11 40 (9.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 38 (9.22%) Risk Management
13 37 (8.98%) Waterfall
14 33 (8.01%) Mentoring
15 32 (7.77%) Software Delivery
16 25 (6.07%) PRINCE
17 23 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (5.58%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (8.50%) SQL
2 16 (3.88%) C#
3 11 (2.67%) Java
3 11 (2.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.97%) PHP
5 3 (0.73%) Python
5 3 (0.73%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.49%) ABAP
6 2 (0.49%) Perl
6 2 (0.49%) Ruby
6 2 (0.49%) SAPscript
6 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.24%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.24%) C
7 1 (0.24%) C++
7 1 (0.24%) COBOL
7 1 (0.24%) IronPython
7 1 (0.24%) VB
7 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (15.53%) Degree
2 61 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 48 (11.65%) PMP
4 41 (9.95%) PMI Certification
5 18 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (3.64%) CCNA
6 15 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.64%) ISEB
6 15 (3.64%) MCSE
7 13 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (2.91%) EMC Certification
9 8 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.46%) APMP
11 5 (1.21%) Security Cleared
12 4 (0.97%) CISA
12 4 (0.97%) CISSP
12 4 (0.97%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.73%) CISM
13 3 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.46%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.46%) SLA
3 4 (0.97%) QA
4 3 (0.73%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.49%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.49%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
6 1 (0.24%) GAMP
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 39 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.73%) vSphere
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (7.77%) AirWatch
2 20 (4.85%) SCCM
3 6 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.46%) Puppet
4 3 (0.73%) Icinga
4 3 (0.73%) vRealize
5 1 (0.24%) Ansible
5 1 (0.24%) Nagios
5 1 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 104 (25.24%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.31%) NetApp
2 26 (6.31%) SAP
3 24 (5.83%) Cisco
3 24 (5.83%) VMware
4 23 (5.58%) Oracle
5 17 (4.13%) Citrix
6 16 (3.88%) IBM
7 15 (3.64%) EMC
8 12 (2.91%) Software AG
9 10 (2.43%) JD Edwards
10 6 (1.46%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.97%) IFS
12 3 (0.73%) Cognos
12 3 (0.73%) Dell
12 3 (0.73%) Intel Security
12 3 (0.73%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (0.73%) Veeam
13 2 (0.49%) Hitachi
13 2 (0.49%) Sitecore
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-40k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside, Cheshire, Wirral
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago