The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Certification in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 18 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 Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 356 366 357
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 878 719 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.65% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.67% 2.32% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 683 608 726
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -3.06%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32831 30927 34904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.06% 27.85% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26235 24874 29613
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the UK.

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
England +12 818 £50,000 -0.49% 143
London -56 287 £57,500 -4.16% 60
South East -3 176 £51,000 +4.72% 19
Yorkshire +16 102 £45,000 -10.00% 9
City of London +18 101 £65,000 +6.55% 25
East of England +25 92 £50,000 -4.76% 17
West Yorkshire +7 69 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Surrey +20 63 £55,000 +7.84% 5
Berkshire +19 51 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Leeds 0 51 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +44 50 £50,500 +18.12% 2
North West +17 50 £40,000 +3.22% 7
West Midlands +7 44 £45,000 - 11
East Midlands +5 37 £48,750 +21.87% 5
Manchester +23 35 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Hampshire -10 29 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Cambridge +26 28 £45,500 +6.43% 2
Hertfordshire +12 25 £50,000 -13.04% 7
South West -4 25 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Woking +14 24 £51,000 -0.48% 2
Scotland -15 23 £47,500 +2.70% 2
Nottingham +15 20 £41,000 -18.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +8 20 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Wales +15 18 £32,500 -23.52% 6
Bracknell - 17 - -
Birmingham +6 16 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Buckinghamshire -3 16 £60,000 +44.57% 4
South Yorkshire -6 16 £30,500 -39.00% 2
Sheffield -6 15 £30,500 -39.00% 2
South Wales +16 14 £32,500 -23.52% 6

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 1454 (95.03%) PRINCE2
2 841 (54.97%) Project Management
3 560 (36.60%) Finance
4 337 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 333 (21.76%) ITIL
6 274 (17.91%) Degree
7 209 (13.66%) Microsoft
8 198 (12.94%) PRINCE
9 188 (12.29%) Business Analysis
10 180 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 180 (11.76%) MS Project
11 150 (9.80%) Change Management
12 142 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
13 133 (8.69%) PMI Certification
14 126 (8.24%) Management Information System
15 117 (7.65%) Risk Management
16 113 (7.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 105 (6.86%) Retail
18 102 (6.67%) Project Planning
19 101 (6.60%) Change Control
20 100 (6.54%) SAP
21 97 (6.34%) Scrum
22 96 (6.27%) Waterfall
23 94 (6.14%) Windows
24 92 (6.01%) Programme Management
25 87 (5.69%) CRM
26 85 (5.56%) SharePoint
27 84 (5.49%) Quality Management
28 83 (5.42%) Security Cleared
29 82 (5.36%) QA

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 85 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 27 (1.76%) Drupal
3 16 (1.05%) MS Exchange
4 10 (0.65%) CMS
5 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.39%) Lync
7 5 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.26%) Confluence
9 3 (0.20%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.20%) SAS
9 3 (0.20%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.20%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.065%) IIS
11 1 (0.065%) Documentum
11 1 (0.065%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.065%) Alfresco
Applications
1 180 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 180 (11.76%) MS Project
2 64 (4.18%) MS Office
3 45 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 39 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.98%) Niku Workbench
6 6 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.20%) FastStats
9 1 (0.065%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (1.24%) SAP CO
1 19 (1.24%) SAP FI/CO
1 19 (1.24%) SAP FI
2 18 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.78%) SAP R/3
4 10 (0.65%) SAP CRM
5 9 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.39%) Maximo
8 5 (0.33%) Endur
8 5 (0.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 5 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.26%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.31%) SaaS
2 6 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.33%) IaaS
4 3 (0.20%) PaaS
5 1 (0.065%) Taleo
5 1 (0.065%) Office 365
5 1 (0.065%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.58%) WAN
2 49 (3.20%) SAN
3 42 (2.75%) LAN
4 23 (1.50%) Firewall
4 23 (1.50%) Intranet
5 22 (1.44%) Internet
6 13 (0.85%) Unified Communications
6 13 (0.85%) IP Telephony
7 10 (0.65%) DNS
7 10 (0.65%) MPLS
8 9 (0.59%) DHCP
9 8 (0.52%) Wireless
10 7 (0.46%) Cisco IPT
10 7 (0.46%) Radio Access Network
11 6 (0.39%) Network Security
11 6 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (0.39%) IPX
11 6 (0.39%) VPN
11 6 (0.39%) IPv6
12 5 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (0.72%) Oracle Database
6 8 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (0.46%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.33%) QlikView
10 4 (0.26%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.20%) Cognos Impromptu
11 3 (0.20%) Pentaho
11 3 (0.20%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.13%) MS Access
12 2 (0.13%) MySQL
12 2 (0.13%) DB2
12 2 (0.13%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.065%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 15 (0.98%) JIRA
3 7 (0.46%) Subversion
4 4 (0.26%) Maven
5 2 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.13%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.065%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.065%) ERwin
6 1 (0.065%) MSI
6 1 (0.065%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.065%) Selenium
General
1 560 (36.60%) Finance
2 105 (6.86%) Retail
3 80 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 57 (3.73%) Marketing
5 56 (3.66%) Banking
6 39 (2.55%) Publishing
7 38 (2.48%) Advertising
8 33 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 26 (1.70%) Law
11 24 (1.57%) Legal
12 23 (1.50%) Billing
13 19 (1.24%) Back Office
14 17 (1.11%) International Banking
15 12 (0.78%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.59%) French Language
16 9 (0.59%) German Language
16 9 (0.59%) Italian Language
16 9 (0.59%) Spanish Language
17 7 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1013 (66.21%) Project Manager
2 143 (9.35%) Senior Manager
3 132 (8.63%) Analyst
4 131 (8.56%) Senior Project Manager
4 131 (8.56%) IT Project Manager
5 124 (8.10%) Infrastructure Manager
6 107 (6.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 99 (6.47%) Business Analyst
8 68 (4.44%) Programme Manager
9 66 (4.31%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 58 (3.79%) Technical Manager
11 50 (3.27%) Technical Project Manager
12 41 (2.68%) Business Manager
13 39 (2.55%) SAP Manager
14 37 (2.42%) Digital Project Manager
14 37 (2.42%) Consultant
15 36 (2.35%) Architect
16 31 (2.03%) Agile Project Manager
17 29 (1.90%) Coordinator
17 29 (1.90%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (3.46%) .NET
2 20 (1.31%) HTML
3 11 (0.72%) XML
4 10 (0.65%) LAMP
5 8 (0.52%) EDI
6 7 (0.46%) Web Services
6 7 (0.46%) CSS
6 7 (0.46%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.39%) HTML5
7 6 (0.39%) jQuery
7 6 (0.39%) SOAP
8 5 (0.33%) COM
8 5 (0.33%) J2EE
8 5 (0.33%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.33%) REST
9 4 (0.26%) ODBC
10 3 (0.20%) Middleware
10 3 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (0.20%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.065%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 126 (8.24%) Management Information System
2 73 (4.77%) PMI
3 37 (2.42%) Computer Science
4 26 (1.70%) Kindle
5 12 (0.78%) EPoS
6 11 (0.72%) NHS
6 11 (0.72%) E-Learning
6 11 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 9 (0.59%) Statistics
7 9 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (0.52%) FMCG
8 8 (0.52%) Economics
8 8 (0.52%) AS400
9 7 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.39%) iSeries
11 5 (0.33%) Equities
11 5 (0.33%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.26%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.26%) Open Source
12 4 (0.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 94 (6.14%) Windows
2 29 (1.90%) UNIX
3 24 (1.57%) Linux
4 18 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.59%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (0.33%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.20%) Android
10 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.13%) AIX
11 1 (0.065%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.065%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.065%) VMS
11 1 (0.065%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.065%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1454 (95.03%) PRINCE2
2 841 (54.97%) Project Management
3 337 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 333 (21.76%) ITIL
5 198 (12.94%) PRINCE
6 188 (12.29%) Business Analysis
7 150 (9.80%) Change Management
8 142 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
9 117 (7.65%) Risk Management
10 102 (6.67%) Project Planning
11 101 (6.60%) Change Control
12 97 (6.34%) Scrum
13 96 (6.27%) Waterfall
14 92 (6.01%) Programme Management
15 87 (5.69%) CRM
16 84 (5.49%) Quality Management
17 68 (4.44%) Service Management
18 66 (4.31%) Service Delivery
18 66 (4.31%) Migration
19 57 (3.73%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (3.86%) SQL
2 40 (2.61%) Java
3 16 (1.05%) C
4 12 (0.78%) JavaScript
5 10 (0.65%) C#
6 4 (0.26%) VB
6 4 (0.26%) PHP
7 2 (0.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.13%) VBScript
7 2 (0.13%) C++
7 2 (0.13%) Perl
8 1 (0.065%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.065%) ABAP
8 1 (0.065%) RPG
8 1 (0.065%) Python
8 1 (0.065%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 274 (17.91%) Degree
2 133 (8.69%) PMI Certification
3 113 (7.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 83 (5.42%) Security Cleared
5 71 (4.64%) ITIL Certification
6 70 (4.58%) SC Cleared
7 68 (4.44%) PMP
8 62 (4.05%) ISEB
9 30 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (1.50%) MBA
11 19 (1.24%) MCSE
12 18 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (1.05%) APMP
14 12 (0.78%) CCNA
15 10 (0.65%) MCSA
16 9 (0.59%) MCTS
16 9 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 8 (0.52%) CCNP
18 6 (0.39%) ISTQB
18 6 (0.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (5.36%) QA
2 44 (2.88%) ISO 9001
3 43 (2.81%) SLA
4 14 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.65%) P3O
6 9 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.46%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.26%) COBIT
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.065%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.065%) BS7799
10 1 (0.065%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 45 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.18%) VMware ESX
4 11 (0.72%) UAG
4 11 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
5 10 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.33%) XenApp
7 4 (0.26%) vSphere
8 3 (0.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.065%) Snort
9 1 (0.065%) Xen
9 1 (0.065%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (0.46%) BladeLogic
1 7 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (0.26%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (0.20%) SCCM
3 3 (0.20%) SCOM
4 2 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 209 (13.66%) Microsoft
2 100 (6.54%) SAP
3 72 (4.71%) Oracle
4 66 (4.31%) VMware
5 53 (3.46%) Citrix
6 50 (3.27%) Cisco
7 34 (2.22%) Fujitsu
8 21 (1.37%) HP
9 15 (0.98%) Niku
9 15 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (0.92%) EMC
11 11 (0.72%) Business Objects
11 11 (0.72%) Hyperion
11 11 (0.72%) IBM
12 10 (0.65%) Juniper
13 9 (0.59%) Cognos
14 7 (0.46%) Sage
14 7 (0.46%) NetApp
15 6 (0.39%) Northgate
15 6 (0.39%) Dell
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Skye Group
Salary: £40,000 per annum with Company Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Pension and Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus (25%) + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: MARKET RATES
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW
Salary: Up to £45K + benefits incl. profit share
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £26000 per annum + Car and more
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 23 hours ago