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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 38 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 304 352 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.46% 5.01% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 5.85% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 248 304 241
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,261 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,622 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +2.36%
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
4812 6019 5619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.41% 85.66% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3985 5083 4676
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -1 163 £45,000 - 35
Cheshire +12 55 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Merseyside +5 41 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Lancashire +14 33 £34,500 -13.75% 10
Cumbria +8 5 £45,000 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 388 (60.72%) Project Management
2 244 (38.18%) Finance
3 189 (29.58%) ITIL
4 175 (27.39%) Degree
5 170 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
6 165 (25.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 124 (19.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 117 (18.31%) Microsoft
9 110 (17.21%) MS Excel
10 101 (15.81%) PMI Certification
11 84 (13.15%) MS Project
12 82 (12.83%) Change Management
13 79 (12.36%) PMP
14 69 (10.80%) Risk Management
15 68 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 67 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
17 60 (9.39%) Waterfall
18 55 (8.61%) SDLC
19 53 (8.29%) Project Planning
20 52 (8.14%) Windows
21 50 (7.82%) Business Analysis
22 47 (7.36%) SQL
23 43 (6.73%) SQL Server
24 41 (6.42%) Manufacturing
24 41 (6.42%) Scrum
25 39 (6.10%) VMware
26 37 (5.79%) MS Office
27 36 (5.63%) Banking
28 35 (5.48%) Resource Management
28 35 (5.48%) Windows Server

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 24 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 23 (3.60%) MS Exchange
3 17 (2.66%) IIS
4 14 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (1.10%) CMS
7 5 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.47%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.31%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.16%) Confluence
11 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 110 (17.21%) MS Excel
2 84 (13.15%) MS Project
3 37 (5.79%) MS Office
4 24 (3.76%) MS Visio
5 19 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.25%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.63%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.31%) HFM
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.16%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.16%) Magento
6 1 (0.16%) Movex
6 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.16%) Primavera
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.78%) Office 365
3 4 (0.63%) Taleo
4 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.31%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.16%) Firewall
2 32 (5.01%) LAN
3 26 (4.07%) WAN
4 19 (2.97%) VoIP
5 17 (2.66%) SAN
6 16 (2.50%) DNS
7 13 (2.03%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (1.88%) Internet
9 10 (1.56%) Wireless
10 9 (1.41%) VPN
11 8 (1.25%) DHCP
11 8 (1.25%) ISDN
11 8 (1.25%) WebEx
12 7 (1.10%) MPLS
13 5 (0.78%) BGP
13 5 (0.78%) IPsec
13 5 (0.78%) Network Security
13 5 (0.78%) OSPF
13 5 (0.78%) tcpdump
13 5 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.47%) Big Data
4 3 (0.47%) MS Access
4 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.31%) MySQL
5 2 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.16%) DB2
6 1 (0.16%) DTS
6 1 (0.16%) EDMS
6 1 (0.16%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.16%) GIS
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.63%) Toad
4 2 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 244 (38.18%) Finance
2 41 (6.42%) Manufacturing
3 36 (5.63%) Banking
4 28 (4.38%) Retail
5 25 (3.91%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.13%) Legal
7 11 (1.72%) Marketing
8 10 (1.56%) Law
9 8 (1.25%) Billing
10 7 (1.10%) Local Government
11 4 (0.63%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.47%) Publishing
13 2 (0.31%) Electronics
14 1 (0.16%) Back Office
14 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.16%) Games
14 1 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 326 (51.02%) Project Manager
2 106 (16.59%) IT Manager
3 83 (12.99%) IT Project Manager
4 74 (11.58%) Analyst
5 53 (8.29%) Infrastructure Manager
6 50 (7.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 48 (7.51%) Software Project Manager
8 47 (7.36%) Programme Manager
9 45 (7.04%) Senior Manager
10 44 (6.89%) Senior Project Manager
11 33 (5.16%) Business Analyst
12 27 (4.23%) Software Manager
13 26 (4.07%) Graduate
14 24 (3.76%) Business Change Manager
15 23 (3.60%) Business Change Project Manager
16 19 (2.97%) Developer
16 19 (2.97%) Project Analyst
17 18 (2.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 17 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
19 16 (2.50%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.32%) .NET
2 19 (2.97%) Web Services
3 12 (1.88%) jQuery
3 12 (1.88%) XML
4 11 (1.72%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.10%) EDI
6 6 (0.94%) CSS
6 6 (0.94%) HTML
6 6 (0.94%) WCF
7 5 (0.78%) AngularJS
7 5 (0.78%) LINQ
8 4 (0.63%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.63%) Entity Framework
8 4 (0.63%) LINQ to SQL
8 4 (0.63%) Middleware
8 4 (0.63%) Spring
8 4 (0.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (0.63%) XSLT
9 3 (0.47%) Ajax
9 3 (0.47%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.85%) Driving Licence
2 31 (4.85%) Life Science
2 31 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 29 (4.54%) Data Centre
4 25 (3.91%) PMI
5 15 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.88%) FMCG
7 11 (1.72%) User Experience
8 9 (1.41%) NHS
9 8 (1.25%) FlexPod
10 6 (0.94%) Informatics
11 4 (0.63%) iPad
11 4 (0.63%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.31%) EPoS
12 2 (0.31%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.31%) Social Media
12 2 (0.31%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (8.14%) Windows
2 35 (5.48%) Windows Server
3 19 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.41%) Windows 8
6 8 (1.25%) Data ONTAP
6 8 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.63%) Linux
8 2 (0.31%) CentOS
8 2 (0.31%) Debian
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (60.72%) Project Management
2 189 (29.58%) ITIL
3 170 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (19.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 82 (12.83%) Change Management
6 69 (10.80%) Risk Management
7 60 (9.39%) Waterfall
8 55 (8.61%) SDLC
9 53 (8.29%) Project Planning
10 50 (7.82%) Business Analysis
11 41 (6.42%) Scrum
12 35 (5.48%) Resource Management
13 33 (5.16%) Programme Management
14 32 (5.01%) Change Control
14 32 (5.01%) People Management
15 31 (4.85%) Software Delivery
16 30 (4.69%) CRM
16 30 (4.69%) Matrix Management
17 29 (4.54%) Mentoring
18 28 (4.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (7.36%) SQL
2 26 (4.07%) C#
3 20 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.03%) Java
5 9 (1.41%) VB.NET
6 5 (0.78%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.63%) VBScript
8 3 (0.47%) C++
8 3 (0.47%) PHP
8 3 (0.47%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.31%) C
9 2 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 175 (27.39%) Degree
2 165 (25.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 101 (15.81%) PMI Certification
4 79 (12.36%) PMP
5 68 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 31 (4.85%) Security Cleared
7 30 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (4.54%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (4.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 26 (4.07%) CCNA
10 20 (3.13%) APMP
10 20 (3.13%) SC Cleared
11 15 (2.35%) MCSE
12 11 (1.72%) ISEB
13 9 (1.41%) CCNP
14 8 (1.25%) CISA
14 8 (1.25%) CISM
14 8 (1.25%) CISSP
14 8 (1.25%) MCTS
14 8 (1.25%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.41%) QA
2 9 (1.41%) SLA
3 7 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.78%) PMBOK
5 4 (0.63%) P3O
6 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.47%) TickIT
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (5.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.25%) vSphere
4 2 (0.31%) XenApp
5 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (1.25%) SCCM
1 8 (1.25%) SCOM
1 8 (1.25%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.31%) Nagios
3 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 117 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.10%) VMware
3 26 (4.07%) Oracle
4 24 (3.76%) Cisco
5 17 (2.66%) SAP
6 15 (2.35%) NetApp
7 11 (1.72%) HP
8 10 (1.56%) Citrix
9 8 (1.25%) Intel Security
10 7 (1.10%) Teradata
11 6 (0.94%) AppSense
11 6 (0.94%) CheckPoint
11 6 (0.94%) Trapeze
12 5 (0.78%) EMC
12 5 (0.78%) F5
12 5 (0.78%) Guidewire
12 5 (0.78%) SolarWinds
13 4 (0.63%) Progress
14 3 (0.47%) Hyperion
14 3 (0.47%) JD Edwards
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