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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
England / North West
Rank 120 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +8
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 151 294 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.53% 5.18% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 5.88% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 125 243 293
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £31,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,825
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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
5395 4999 6037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.25% 88.13% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4491 4154 5047
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -63 84 £44,000 -2.22% 23
Merseyside -9 25 £50,000 +33.33% 10
Lancashire -19 23 £35,000 - 2
Cheshire -34 12 £40,000 -5.88% 4
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 165 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (42.12%) Project Management
3 126 (34.24%) ITIL
4 94 (25.54%) Microsoft
5 84 (22.83%) Programme Management
6 81 (22.01%) Finance
7 74 (20.11%) Service Management
8 68 (18.48%) MS Office
9 67 (18.21%) ITSM
9 67 (18.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 63 (17.12%) Data Protection
11 59 (16.03%) SDLC
12 55 (14.95%) Video Conferencing
13 52 (14.13%) Degree
14 51 (13.86%) MS Excel
14 51 (13.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 47 (12.77%) Service Design
16 46 (12.50%) NHS
17 43 (11.68%) Linux
18 36 (9.78%) PaaS
18 36 (9.78%) IaaS
19 35 (9.51%) Change Management
20 34 (9.24%) SAN
20 34 (9.24%) Software Delivery
21 33 (8.97%) PMP
21 33 (8.97%) Active Directory
21 33 (8.97%) SQL Server
22 32 (8.70%) DHCP
22 32 (8.70%) DNS
23 30 (8.15%) PRINCE

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 18 (4.89%) IIS
2 11 (2.99%) JBoss
3 9 (2.45%) Apache
3 9 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (2.45%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.17%) CMS
5 7 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.63%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.82%) Alfresco
7 3 (0.82%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.82%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.54%) Confluence
8 2 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.27%) CICS
9 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 68 (18.48%) MS Office
2 51 (13.86%) MS Excel
3 23 (6.25%) MS Project
4 22 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.54%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.36%) SAP HCM
3 3 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.82%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.82%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.82%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.54%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.78%) IaaS
1 36 (9.78%) PaaS
2 14 (3.80%) SaaS
3 13 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.36%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.24%) SAN
2 32 (8.70%) DHCP
2 32 (8.70%) DNS
3 25 (6.79%) WAN
4 21 (5.71%) Internet
4 21 (5.71%) VLAN
4 21 (5.71%) WLAN
5 19 (5.16%) Firewall
6 18 (4.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 18 (4.89%) Network Security
7 16 (4.35%) VPN
8 7 (1.90%) LAN
9 6 (1.63%) VoIP
10 4 (1.09%) LLU
10 4 (1.09%) MPLS
10 4 (1.09%) Wireless
11 3 (0.82%) Skype
11 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.54%) MVNO
13 1 (0.27%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (1.36%) DB2
3 5 (1.36%) DTS
3 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.09%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.82%) Big Data
6 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (2.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.82%) Cucumber
2 3 (0.82%) NUnit
2 3 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (0.82%) SpecFlow
2 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.54%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.54%) JIRA
3 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.27%) Selenium
4 1 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 81 (22.01%) Finance
2 27 (7.34%) Banking
3 19 (5.16%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.26%) Legal
4 12 (3.26%) Retail
5 10 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.17%) Marketing
7 5 (1.36%) Automotive
8 3 (0.82%) Games
9 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.54%) Back Office
9 2 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Electronics
9 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.54%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 153 (41.58%) Project Manager
2 49 (13.32%) IT Manager
3 40 (10.87%) Analyst
4 34 (9.24%) IT Project Manager
5 30 (8.15%) Software Project Manager
6 27 (7.34%) Infrastructure Manager
7 21 (5.71%) Architect
7 21 (5.71%) Consultant
8 20 (5.43%) Senior Manager
9 19 (5.16%) Senior Project Manager
10 16 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
11 15 (4.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 14 (3.80%) Senior IT Manager
12 14 (3.80%) Senior IT Project Manager
13 12 (3.26%) Business Analyst
13 12 (3.26%) Cloud Architect
13 12 (3.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
13 12 (3.26%) Programme Manager
13 12 (3.26%) Service Manager
14 11 (2.99%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.08%) .NET
2 9 (2.45%) Middleware
3 6 (1.63%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.36%) Ajax
4 5 (1.36%) jQuery
4 5 (1.36%) XML
5 4 (1.09%) HTML
5 4 (1.09%) Web Services
6 3 (0.82%) Velocity
7 2 (0.54%) EJB
7 2 (0.54%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.54%) HTML5
7 2 (0.54%) J2EE
7 2 (0.54%) JMS
7 2 (0.54%) JSP
7 2 (0.54%) Servlets
7 2 (0.54%) Struts
7 2 (0.54%) WSDL
7 2 (0.54%) XSD
8 1 (0.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.95%) Video Conferencing
2 46 (12.50%) NHS
3 24 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 20 (5.43%) BYOD
6 18 (4.89%) Data Centre
7 16 (4.35%) PMI
8 13 (3.53%) FMCG
9 9 (2.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (2.45%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.45%) User Experience
10 7 (1.90%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.09%) Clustering
11 4 (1.09%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.82%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.82%) EPoS
13 2 (0.54%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.54%) Tandem
14 1 (0.27%) PlayStation
14 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.68%) Linux
2 24 (6.52%) OpenVMS
2 24 (6.52%) Solaris
3 22 (5.98%) Windows
4 16 (4.35%) Unix
5 13 (3.53%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) CentOS
8 1 (0.27%) Debian
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (42.12%) Project Management
3 126 (34.24%) ITIL
4 84 (22.83%) Programme Management
5 74 (20.11%) Service Management
6 67 (18.21%) ITSM
6 67 (18.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 63 (17.12%) Data Protection
8 59 (16.03%) SDLC
9 47 (12.77%) Service Design
10 35 (9.51%) Change Management
11 34 (9.24%) Software Delivery
12 30 (8.15%) PRINCE
13 29 (7.88%) Waterfall
14 27 (7.34%) Mentoring
15 25 (6.79%) Risk Management
16 24 (6.52%) Business Analysis
16 24 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 23 (6.25%) Scrum
18 19 (5.16%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.15%) SQL
2 14 (3.80%) C#
3 11 (2.99%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.72%) Java
5 2 (0.54%) PHP
5 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.27%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.27%) C
6 1 (0.27%) C++
6 1 (0.27%) COBOL
6 1 (0.27%) IronPython
6 1 (0.27%) Python
6 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (14.13%) Degree
2 51 (13.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 33 (8.97%) PMP
4 27 (7.34%) PMI Certification
5 18 (4.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (4.35%) ISEB
7 12 (3.26%) CCNA
7 12 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.26%) MCSE
7 12 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (2.45%) APMP
8 9 (2.45%) EMC Certification
9 5 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.36%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.09%) CISM
10 4 (1.09%) CISSP
10 4 (1.09%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.82%) APMG
11 3 (0.82%) CISA
11 3 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.63%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.63%) QA
3 4 (1.09%) SLA
4 3 (0.82%) ISO22301
4 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.54%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.54%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.82%) vSphere
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (7.88%) AirWatch
2 20 (5.43%) SCCM
3 4 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.09%) Puppet
4 3 (0.82%) Icinga
4 3 (0.82%) vRealize
5 1 (0.27%) Ansible
5 1 (0.27%) Nagios
5 1 (0.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 94 (25.54%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.79%) NetApp
3 20 (5.43%) VMware
4 19 (5.16%) SAP
5 18 (4.89%) Oracle
6 16 (4.35%) Cisco
7 15 (4.08%) IBM
8 12 (3.26%) Citrix
8 12 (3.26%) EMC
9 9 (2.45%) JD Edwards
9 9 (2.45%) Software AG
10 6 (1.63%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.36%) Cognos
12 3 (0.82%) Dell
12 3 (0.82%) Intel Security
12 3 (0.82%) Veeam
13 2 (0.54%) Hitachi
13 2 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
13 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.54%) Sitecore
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