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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 43 55 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +23
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 348 275 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.05% 4.16% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 5.09% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 313 230 217
Average salary £45,750 £41,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.24% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.42%
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
5696 5408 6287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.61% 81.89% 80.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4898 4534 5444
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +13 222 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Cheshire +6 70 £45,000 +18.42% 14
Merseyside +26 29 £52,500 +52.17% 3
Lancashire -8 24 £39,000 +4.00% 10
Cumbria +2 3 - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 344 (49.14%) Project Management
2 262 (37.43%) Finance
3 183 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
4 174 (24.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 172 (24.57%) ITIL
6 128 (18.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 124 (17.71%) MS Project
8 120 (17.14%) MS Excel
9 110 (15.71%) Microsoft
10 106 (15.14%) Degree
11 87 (12.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 86 (12.29%) PMI Certification
13 80 (11.43%) Change Management
14 76 (10.86%) PRINCE
15 74 (10.57%) Retail
16 71 (10.14%) Banking
17 65 (9.29%) Scrum
18 61 (8.71%) PMP
19 55 (7.86%) Waterfall
20 50 (7.14%) Mentoring
21 49 (7.00%) Service Delivery
22 48 (6.86%) Business Analysis
23 47 (6.71%) Project Planning
23 47 (6.71%) People Management
24 46 (6.57%) Security Cleared
24 46 (6.57%) Service Management
25 45 (6.43%) Windows
26 42 (6.00%) SharePoint
27 41 (5.86%) Risk Management
27 41 (5.86%) SC Cleared

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 42 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (2.14%) IIS
4 9 (1.29%) MS Project Server
5 6 (0.86%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.86%) Lync
5 6 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.71%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.29%) SAS
8 2 (0.29%) CMS
8 2 (0.29%) Confluence
8 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 124 (17.71%) MS Project
2 120 (17.14%) MS Excel
3 27 (3.86%) MS Office
4 15 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.86%) Tridion
4 5 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.29%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.29%) Maximo
7 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.14%) Magento
7 1 (0.14%) Movex
7 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.71%) Office 365
2 5 (0.71%) SaaS
3 2 (0.29%) PaaS
3 2 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.57%) LAN
2 19 (2.71%) Intranet
2 19 (2.71%) WAN
3 18 (2.57%) Firewall
4 10 (1.43%) Wireless
5 8 (1.14%) SSL
6 6 (0.86%) VPN
7 5 (0.71%) IP Telephony
7 5 (0.71%) VoIP
8 4 (0.57%) SAN
9 3 (0.43%) Internet
10 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.29%) DNS
10 2 (0.29%) DHCP
10 2 (0.29%) TETRA
10 2 (0.29%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.14%) Network Security
11 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.71%) DB2
7 4 (0.57%) Big Data
8 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.43%) MS Access
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.29%) DTS
9 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.14%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.14%) MySQL
10 1 (0.14%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.14%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 12 (1.71%) JIRA
2 6 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.14%) Selenium
4 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 262 (37.43%) Finance
2 74 (10.57%) Retail
3 71 (10.14%) Banking
4 29 (4.14%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.29%) Back Office
6 17 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.00%) Marketing
8 11 (1.57%) Billing
9 9 (1.29%) Legal
10 8 (1.14%) Advertising
11 3 (0.43%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.43%) Games
11 3 (0.43%) Automotive
11 3 (0.43%) Law
11 3 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.29%) Local Government
12 2 (0.29%) International Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 440 (62.86%) Project Manager
2 106 (15.14%) IT Project Manager
3 83 (11.86%) Analyst
4 75 (10.71%) Senior Manager
5 65 (9.29%) Senior Project Manager
6 51 (7.29%) Business Analyst
7 43 (6.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 39 (5.57%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 31 (4.43%) Software Manager
10 30 (4.29%) Programme Manager
11 28 (4.00%) Software Project Manager
12 27 (3.86%) Applications Manager
13 26 (3.71%) Delivery Manager
14 21 (3.00%) Consultant
15 18 (2.57%) Junior
15 18 (2.57%) Technical Analyst
15 18 (2.57%) Digital Project Manager
16 16 (2.29%) Infrastructure Manager
17 15 (2.14%) Service Manager
18 14 (2.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.14%) .NET
2 12 (1.71%) Web Services
3 7 (1.00%) Grails
3 7 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (0.71%) jQuery
4 5 (0.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.57%) Flash
5 4 (0.57%) Ajax
6 3 (0.43%) HTML
6 3 (0.43%) XML
6 3 (0.43%) CSS
6 3 (0.43%) Middleware
7 2 (0.29%) JSP
7 2 (0.29%) Servlets
7 2 (0.29%) EJB
7 2 (0.29%) J2EE
7 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (0.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 41 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.14%) PMI
3 16 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 13 (1.86%) NHS
5 11 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.43%) User Experience
7 9 (1.29%) FMCG
8 8 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.43%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.29%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.29%) SecurID
13 1 (0.14%) Performance Metrics
13 1 (0.14%) Life Science
13 1 (0.14%) CMDB
13 1 (0.14%) Statistics
13 1 (0.14%) New Media
13 1 (0.14%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (6.43%) Windows
2 14 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (1.43%) Windows 7
4 9 (1.29%) Windows 8
5 8 (1.14%) UNIX
6 7 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (0.86%) Linux
7 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.71%) Android
9 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (49.14%) Project Management
2 183 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (24.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 172 (24.57%) ITIL
5 80 (11.43%) Change Management
6 76 (10.86%) PRINCE
7 65 (9.29%) Scrum
8 55 (7.86%) Waterfall
9 50 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 49 (7.00%) Service Delivery
11 48 (6.86%) Business Analysis
12 47 (6.71%) Project Planning
12 47 (6.71%) People Management
13 46 (6.57%) Service Management
14 41 (5.86%) Risk Management
15 33 (4.71%) Programme Management
16 31 (4.43%) Supplier Management
17 30 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
18 29 (4.14%) Time Management
19 26 (3.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 38 (5.43%) SQL
2 34 (4.86%) Java
3 12 (1.71%) C#
4 7 (1.00%) Ruby
4 7 (1.00%) VBA
5 6 (0.86%) VB
6 5 (0.71%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.57%) C
7 4 (0.57%) PHP
8 3 (0.43%) COBOL
9 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.14%) Python
10 1 (0.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 128 (18.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 106 (15.14%) Degree
3 87 (12.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 86 (12.29%) PMI Certification
5 61 (8.71%) PMP
6 46 (6.57%) Security Cleared
7 41 (5.86%) SC Cleared
8 19 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (2.43%) APMP
10 16 (2.29%) ISEB
11 11 (1.57%) CCNA
11 11 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (1.29%) CISA
12 9 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (1.29%) CISSP
13 5 (0.71%) CCNP
13 5 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.43%) MCITP
14 3 (0.43%) ICAEW
14 3 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.57%) QA
2 18 (2.57%) SLA
3 7 (1.00%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (3.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.86%) vSphere
2 6 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.29%) XenApp
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.14%) GPFS
5 1 (0.14%) vCloud
5 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.14%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 8 (1.14%) SCCM
2 7 (1.00%) SCOM
3 2 (0.29%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 110 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 27 (3.86%) SAP
3 19 (2.71%) Oracle
4 18 (2.57%) Cisco
5 15 (2.14%) VMware
6 10 (1.43%) NetApp
7 7 (1.00%) Citrix
8 6 (0.86%) Primavera
8 6 (0.86%) hybris
8 6 (0.86%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.71%) Lotus
9 5 (0.71%) Symantec
9 5 (0.71%) HP
9 5 (0.71%) Dell
10 4 (0.57%) Avaya
11 3 (0.43%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.43%) Juniper
12 2 (0.29%) EMC
12 2 (0.29%) IBM
12 2 (0.29%) McAfee
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