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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 87 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +11
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 213 359 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.35% 5.76% 5.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 6.56% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 177 302 334
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 £35,000 £31,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
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
5614 5472 6510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.28% 87.82% 86.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4709 4504 5592
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -65 104 £48,750 +12.06% 18
Merseyside -8 58 £44,000 +4.76% 5
Lancashire -9 28 £37,500 +4.16% 5
Cheshire -11 17 £52,500 +26.50% 4
Cumbria +4 1 - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 206 (44.59%) Project Management
2 192 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (35.93%) ITIL
4 112 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 110 (23.81%) Finance
6 96 (20.78%) Programme Management
7 90 (19.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 86 (18.61%) Degree
9 76 (16.45%) Service Management
10 73 (15.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 70 (15.15%) MS Excel
12 67 (14.50%) MS Office
13 62 (13.42%) PMP
13 62 (13.42%) ITSM
13 62 (13.42%) Data Protection
14 58 (12.55%) Video Conferencing
14 58 (12.55%) SDLC
15 55 (11.90%) Scrum
16 54 (11.69%) PMI Certification
17 52 (11.26%) NHS
17 52 (11.26%) Service Design
18 51 (11.04%) Linux
19 49 (10.61%) Waterfall
20 48 (10.39%) Risk Management
21 45 (9.74%) Change Management
22 43 (9.31%) SAN
22 43 (9.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
22 43 (9.31%) PaaS
23 42 (9.09%) Active Directory
23 42 (9.09%) SQL

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 21 (4.55%) IIS
2 15 (3.25%) JBoss
3 13 (2.81%) Apache
3 13 (2.81%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (2.81%) CMS
3 13 (2.81%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.87%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.65%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.43%) SAP Portal
8 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.22%) CICS
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 70 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 67 (14.50%) MS Office
3 40 (8.66%) MS Project
4 22 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.30%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.65%) Open Workbench
6 3 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.87%) Magento
3 4 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.65%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.65%) Movex
4 3 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 3 (0.65%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.65%) Sonata
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.43%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.43%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.22%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.31%) PaaS
2 42 (9.09%) IaaS
3 21 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (4.11%) SaaS
5 18 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.52%) Office 365
7 4 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (9.31%) SAN
2 36 (7.79%) DHCP
2 36 (7.79%) DNS
3 27 (5.84%) WAN
4 23 (4.98%) VPN
5 20 (4.33%) VLAN
5 20 (4.33%) WLAN
6 18 (3.90%) Firewall
7 17 (3.68%) Internet
7 17 (3.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 17 (3.68%) Network Security
8 11 (2.38%) VoIP
9 10 (2.16%) LAN
10 6 (1.30%) NAS
11 5 (1.08%) LDAP
11 5 (1.08%) OpenVPN
11 5 (1.08%) Unified Communications
11 5 (1.08%) Wireless
12 4 (0.87%) FTP
13 3 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.73%) DTS
5 6 (1.30%) DB2
6 4 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.87%) QlikView
7 3 (0.65%) Big Data
7 3 (0.65%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.43%) GIS
8 2 (0.43%) MySQL
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.22%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.22%) OLAP
9 1 (0.22%) Power BI
9 1 (0.22%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.95%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.52%) JIRA
3 6 (1.30%) Cucumber
3 6 (1.30%) NUnit
3 6 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (1.30%) SpecFlow
3 6 (1.30%) Subversion
3 6 (1.30%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.43%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.22%) Selenium
General
1 110 (23.81%) Finance
2 42 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 40 (8.66%) Banking
4 33 (7.14%) Retail
5 20 (4.33%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.38%) Billing
6 11 (2.38%) Publishing
7 8 (1.73%) Legal
7 8 (1.73%) Marketing
8 5 (1.08%) Back Office
9 4 (0.87%) Local Government
10 3 (0.65%) Advertising
10 3 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.65%) Electronics
10 3 (0.65%) Law
11 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.43%) Automotive
11 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.43%) Games
11 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 206 (44.59%) Project Manager
2 80 (17.32%) IT Manager
3 61 (13.20%) IT Project Manager
4 40 (8.66%) Analyst
5 37 (8.01%) Senior Manager
6 35 (7.58%) Senior Project Manager
7 30 (6.49%) Infrastructure Manager
8 25 (5.41%) Architect
9 23 (4.98%) Software Project Manager
10 21 (4.55%) Programme Manager
10 21 (4.55%) SAP Manager
10 21 (4.55%) SAP Project Manager
11 18 (3.90%) Developer
12 17 (3.68%) Business Analyst
12 17 (3.68%) Business Change Manager
12 17 (3.68%) Infrastructure Architect
12 17 (3.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 16 (3.46%) Senior IT Manager
13 16 (3.46%) Senior IT Project Manager
14 15 (3.25%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.90%) .NET
2 13 (2.81%) Middleware
3 9 (1.95%) ASP.NET
3 9 (1.95%) XML
4 8 (1.73%) Ajax
4 8 (1.73%) HTML
4 8 (1.73%) jQuery
5 5 (1.08%) CSS
5 5 (1.08%) WCF
5 5 (1.08%) Web Services
6 4 (0.87%) JSON
7 2 (0.43%) EJB
7 2 (0.43%) HTML5
7 2 (0.43%) J2EE
7 2 (0.43%) Java EE
7 2 (0.43%) JMS
7 2 (0.43%) JSP
7 2 (0.43%) Servlets
7 2 (0.43%) Struts
7 2 (0.43%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.55%) Video Conferencing
2 52 (11.26%) NHS
3 30 (6.49%) FMCG
4 25 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.98%) Data Centre
6 22 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (4.33%) BYOD
8 19 (4.11%) PMI
9 15 (3.25%) iPad
10 13 (2.81%) Hybrid Cloud
10 13 (2.81%) Public Cloud
11 12 (2.60%) Computer Science
11 12 (2.60%) Life Science
12 7 (1.52%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.87%) Clustering
13 4 (0.87%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.65%) EPoS
14 3 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
14 3 (0.65%) User Experience
15 1 (0.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (11.04%) Linux
2 34 (7.36%) Windows
3 24 (5.19%) OpenVMS
3 24 (5.19%) Solaris
4 18 (3.90%) Unix
5 17 (3.68%) Windows Server
6 13 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.08%) CentOS
7 5 (1.08%) Debian
8 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.43%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.22%) AIX
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (44.59%) Project Management
2 192 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (35.93%) ITIL
4 96 (20.78%) Programme Management
5 90 (19.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 76 (16.45%) Service Management
7 62 (13.42%) Data Protection
7 62 (13.42%) ITSM
8 58 (12.55%) SDLC
9 55 (11.90%) Scrum
10 52 (11.26%) Service Design
11 49 (10.61%) Waterfall
12 48 (10.39%) Risk Management
13 45 (9.74%) Change Management
14 43 (9.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 37 (8.01%) Mentoring
16 29 (6.28%) Service Delivery
16 29 (6.28%) Software Delivery
17 26 (5.63%) Business Transformation
17 26 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (9.09%) SQL
2 19 (4.11%) Java
3 17 (3.68%) C#
4 15 (3.25%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.52%) PL/SQL
5 7 (1.52%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.08%) PHP
7 3 (0.65%) Python
8 2 (0.43%) ABAP
8 2 (0.43%) Perl
8 2 (0.43%) Ruby
8 2 (0.43%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.22%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.22%) C
9 1 (0.22%) C++
9 1 (0.22%) COBOL
9 1 (0.22%) IronPython
9 1 (0.22%) VB
9 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (18.61%) Degree
2 73 (15.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 62 (13.42%) PMP
4 54 (11.69%) PMI Certification
5 21 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 20 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (3.68%) MCSE
8 16 (3.46%) CCNA
8 16 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (3.03%) ISEB
10 13 (2.81%) EMC Certification
11 7 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.87%) APMP
13 4 (0.87%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.65%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 1 (0.22%) MAPM
15 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.95%) SLA
3 6 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.30%) QA
4 4 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.43%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.43%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) GAMP
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 42 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.65%) vSphere
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (7.14%) AirWatch
2 20 (4.33%) SCCM
3 6 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.30%) Puppet
4 4 (0.87%) Nagios
4 4 (0.87%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.22%) Ansible
5 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 112 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.87%) SAP
3 34 (7.36%) Oracle
4 30 (6.49%) Cisco
5 29 (6.28%) NetApp
6 26 (5.63%) VMware
7 21 (4.55%) IBM
8 19 (4.11%) Citrix
9 13 (2.81%) EMC
9 13 (2.81%) Software AG
10 9 (1.95%) JD Edwards
11 5 (1.08%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.87%) Adobe
12 4 (0.87%) ATG
12 4 (0.87%) Google
12 4 (0.87%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.87%) HP
12 4 (0.87%) hybris
12 4 (0.87%) IFS
13 3 (0.65%) FNZ
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