The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 57 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 312 226 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.30% 3.01% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 3.84% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 243 187 227
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5895 5879 5372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.29% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4784 4840 4696
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
PRINCE2
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +21 184 £37,500 -13.79% 33
Cheshire +30 87 £46,500 +15.52% 5
Lancashire +20 25 £37,500 +19.04% 5
Merseyside -18 15 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Cumbria - 1 £31,627 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 331 (56.48%) Project Management
2 166 (28.33%) Finance
3 152 (25.94%) ITIL
4 110 (18.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 108 (18.43%) Microsoft
6 106 (18.09%) Degree
7 94 (16.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 93 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
9 86 (14.68%) MS Excel
10 80 (13.65%) MS Project
11 71 (12.12%) Change Management
12 70 (11.95%) Business Analysis
13 62 (10.58%) PMI Certification
14 61 (10.41%) Scrum
15 59 (10.07%) .NET
16 51 (8.70%) Business Transformation
17 50 (8.53%) Service Delivery
18 45 (7.68%) Windows
19 43 (7.34%) Retail
20 42 (7.17%) PMP
21 40 (6.83%) Management Information System
22 38 (6.48%) Service Management
22 38 (6.48%) ERP
22 38 (6.48%) MS Office
22 38 (6.48%) Project Planning
23 37 (6.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 36 (6.14%) SQL Server
25 35 (5.97%) Oracle
25 35 (5.97%) SQL
26 33 (5.63%) PMI

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 30 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.07%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.73%) IIS
4 10 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.37%) CMS
6 5 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.85%) Lync
6 5 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.34%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 86 (14.68%) MS Excel
2 80 (13.65%) MS Project
3 38 (6.48%) MS Office
4 10 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (1.02%) Sage 200
5 5 (0.85%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.68%) CA Clarity
6 4 (0.68%) SAP PM
6 4 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.34%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.34%) arcHouse
7 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.68%) SaaS
3 3 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.41%) Firewall
2 15 (2.56%) WAN
3 13 (2.22%) LAN
3 13 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (2.22%) Internet
4 11 (1.88%) MPLS
4 11 (1.88%) SAN
5 8 (1.37%) DNS
5 8 (1.37%) DHCP
6 7 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (1.02%) NAS
7 6 (1.02%) VPN
8 5 (0.85%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.85%) Ethernet
8 5 (0.85%) VoIP
8 5 (0.85%) SMTP
8 5 (0.85%) NGN
9 4 (0.68%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.51%) SSL
10 3 (0.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.02%) DTS
6 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.85%) MySQL
6 5 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.34%) Big Data
9 2 (0.34%) QlikView
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.17%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.17%) DB2
10 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Rational Rose
2 7 (1.19%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.68%) JIRA
4 3 (0.51%) Toad
5 1 (0.17%) QALoad
5 1 (0.17%) Selenium
5 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.17%) Trac
General
1 166 (28.33%) Finance
2 43 (7.34%) Retail
3 26 (4.44%) Banking
4 22 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.22%) Games
6 11 (1.88%) Advertising
6 11 (1.88%) Marketing
7 8 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.37%) Back Office
8 7 (1.19%) Legal
9 6 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.68%) Publishing
11 4 (0.68%) Local Government
12 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.34%) Automotive
12 2 (0.34%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.17%) International Banking
13 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 301 (51.37%) Project Manager
2 81 (13.82%) Analyst
3 54 (9.22%) Business Analyst
4 50 (8.53%) IT Project Manager
5 39 (6.66%) Programme Manager
6 33 (5.63%) Consultant
7 31 (5.29%) Senior Manager
7 31 (5.29%) Agile Project Manager
8 30 (5.12%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 24 (4.10%) Technical Manager
10 21 (3.58%) Technical Project Manager
10 21 (3.58%) Agile Business Analyst
11 20 (3.41%) Senior Project Manager
12 19 (3.24%) Developer
13 18 (3.07%) PMO Consultant
14 17 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
15 14 (2.39%) Infrastructure Manager
15 14 (2.39%) Business Manager
15 14 (2.39%) Service Manager
15 14 (2.39%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (10.07%) .NET
2 24 (4.10%) ASP.NET
3 13 (2.22%) J2EE
3 13 (2.22%) HTML
4 11 (1.88%) Web Services
5 9 (1.54%) XML
5 9 (1.54%) Ajax
5 9 (1.54%) jQuery
6 6 (1.02%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.85%) CSS
8 3 (0.51%) Middleware
8 3 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.34%) .NET Compact Framework
9 2 (0.34%) WinForms
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.34%) XSLT
10 1 (0.17%) SOAP
10 1 (0.17%) COM
10 1 (0.17%) JSON
10 1 (0.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.83%) Management Information System
2 33 (5.63%) PMI
3 16 (2.73%) NHS
4 7 (1.19%) Animation
5 6 (1.02%) Celerra
5 6 (1.02%) Social Media
5 6 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (1.02%) Replication
5 6 (1.02%) CLARiiON
5 6 (1.02%) EMC Centera
6 5 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.68%) Open Source
8 3 (0.51%) iPhone
8 3 (0.51%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.51%) Clustering
8 3 (0.51%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.34%) BBC
9 2 (0.34%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.34%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (7.68%) Windows
2 20 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (2.39%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.71%) Windows 8
6 10 (1.71%) Linux
7 9 (1.54%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.54%) UNIX
8 6 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.51%) Android
9 3 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.51%) AIX
9 3 (0.51%) HPUX
9 3 (0.51%) Solaris
10 2 (0.34%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (56.48%) Project Management
2 152 (25.94%) ITIL
3 110 (18.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 93 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (12.12%) Change Management
6 70 (11.95%) Business Analysis
7 61 (10.41%) Scrum
8 51 (8.70%) Business Transformation
9 50 (8.53%) Service Delivery
10 38 (6.48%) Service Management
10 38 (6.48%) ERP
10 38 (6.48%) Project Planning
11 32 (5.46%) Programme Management
11 32 (5.46%) Change Control
12 28 (4.78%) Time Management
13 27 (4.61%) Waterfall
14 26 (4.44%) PRINCE
14 26 (4.44%) Risk Management
15 24 (4.10%) Agile Project Management
16 23 (3.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (5.97%) SQL
2 27 (4.61%) C#
3 22 (3.75%) Java
4 16 (2.73%) PHP
5 15 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.02%) VB.NET
7 5 (0.85%) C
8 4 (0.68%) Perl
8 4 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.51%) VB
9 3 (0.51%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.51%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.51%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.34%) Delphi
10 2 (0.34%) C++
10 2 (0.34%) Ruby
11 1 (0.17%) COBOL
11 1 (0.17%) R
11 1 (0.17%) XAML
11 1 (0.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 106 (18.09%) Degree
2 94 (16.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 62 (10.58%) PMI Certification
4 42 (7.17%) PMP
5 37 (6.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 33 (5.63%) Security Cleared
7 26 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (2.56%) MCSE
10 14 (2.39%) ISEB
10 14 (2.39%) SC Cleared
11 11 (1.88%) APMP
11 11 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (1.71%) CCNA
13 8 (1.37%) MCSA
13 8 (1.37%) MCTS
13 8 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.19%) MCITP
14 7 (1.19%) NCDA
15 6 (1.02%) SNIA Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.46%) SLA
2 22 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.90%) QA
4 5 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.34%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (3.58%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.39%) vSphere
3 9 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.37%) XenDesktop
5 7 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.02%) XenServer
7 5 (0.85%) XenApp
8 4 (0.68%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.34%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.17%) Xen
10 1 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.22%) SCCM
1 13 (2.22%) SCOM
2 3 (0.51%) SCVMM
2 3 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.17%) SCSM
3 1 (0.17%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 108 (18.43%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.97%) Oracle
3 31 (5.29%) SAP
4 29 (4.95%) Citrix
5 26 (4.44%) Cisco
5 26 (4.44%) VMware
6 15 (2.56%) NetApp
7 14 (2.39%) EMC
8 9 (1.54%) HP
9 7 (1.19%) IBM
9 7 (1.19%) Fujitsu
10 6 (1.02%) Brocade
10 6 (1.02%) Sage
10 6 (1.02%) Northgate
11 5 (0.85%) Symantec
11 5 (0.85%) Epicor
11 5 (0.85%) Pegasus
12 4 (0.68%) ILOG
12 4 (0.68%) JBoss
12 4 (0.68%) Siebel
Greater Manchester
Reed Technology
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £38,500 to £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago