The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 358 341 382
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +41
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 809 954 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.81% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.74% 2.95% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 673 754 592
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,269
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29558 32314 30016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.35% 27.33% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23217 25924 24144
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015 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 27 May 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
England -14 760 £52,500 +5.00% 113
London -21 250 £54,250 -5.65% 45
South East -20 137 £52,500 -3.22% 17
West Midlands +24 92 £55,000 +15.78% 10
East of England +7 86 £52,500 -0.47% 8
North West +11 75 £47,500 +11.76% 9
City of London +10 72 £55,000 -15.38% 20
Yorkshire -20 59 £45,000 - 7
Berkshire -3 55 £60,000 +26.31% 2
East Midlands +18 43 £52,500 +16.66% 8
Manchester -7 40 £46,000 +8.23% 4
Birmingham +2 35 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 33 £50,000 -5.66%
Reading +5 33 £60,000 +33.33% 1
West Yorkshire -14 33 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Scotland +32 31 £47,500 - 4
Surrey -30 26 £55,000 - 10
South West -22 23 £52,500 +22.09% 5
Bedfordshire +7 22 £52,500 +5.00%
Peterborough +18 21 £62,500 -10.71%
Hertfordshire +10 21 £56,000 +16.66% 5
Leeds -5 21 £46,000 +2.22% 3
Coventry +1 20 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Derbyshire +19 16 £65,000 +20.93% 4
Hampshire +5 16 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Cheshire -1 16 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Oxfordshire +32 15 £65,000 +18.18% 1
North Yorkshire +19 14 £51,000 +56.92%
Lancashire +2 14 £35,500 -10.69%
Leicestershire +32 13 £50,000 - 1

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1530 (93.35%) PRINCE2
2 821 (50.09%) Project Management
3 487 (29.71%) Finance
4 361 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 339 (20.68%) ITIL
6 290 (17.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 266 (16.23%) Degree
8 245 (14.95%) Microsoft
9 205 (12.51%) PRINCE
10 190 (11.59%) MS Excel
11 184 (11.23%) PMI Certification
12 172 (10.49%) MS Project
13 154 (9.40%) PMP
14 137 (8.36%) Business Analysis
15 135 (8.24%) Change Management
16 129 (7.87%) Retail
17 128 (7.81%) Windows
18 123 (7.50%) Risk Management
19 118 (7.20%) ITIL Certification
20 112 (6.83%) Waterfall
21 109 (6.65%) Data Centre
22 108 (6.59%) Oracle
23 104 (6.35%) Project Planning
24 99 (6.04%) ERP
25 95 (5.80%) Programme Management
26 94 (5.74%) VMware
26 94 (5.74%) Telecoms
27 92 (5.61%) Scrum
27 92 (5.61%) SDLC
28 91 (5.55%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 61 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.83%) Lync
3 28 (1.71%) IIS
4 14 (0.85%) Drupal
5 11 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (0.61%) CMS
6 10 (0.61%) MS Exchange
7 9 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.18%) MS Project Server
10 3 (0.18%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.12%) Documentum
11 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.12%) SAP Portal
11 2 (0.12%) Confluence
12 1 (0.061%) WordPress
Applications
1 190 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 172 (10.49%) MS Project
3 74 (4.51%) MS Visio
4 63 (3.84%) MS Office
5 57 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.061%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
3 20 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.73%) SAP BPC
5 11 (0.67%) SAP FI
5 11 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 11 (0.67%) SAP CO
6 10 (0.61%) SAP SD
6 10 (0.61%) SAP SCM
7 7 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.37%) SAP HCM
8 6 (0.37%) assyst
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (0.24%) Retail-J
10 4 (0.24%) SAP HR
10 4 (0.24%) Primavera
11 3 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.89%) SaaS
2 22 (1.34%) Office 365
3 20 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.24%) PaaS
7 1 (0.061%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.97%) WAN
2 64 (3.90%) LAN
3 42 (2.56%) VoIP
4 30 (1.83%) MPLS
5 23 (1.40%) Firewall
6 22 (1.34%) TCP/IP
7 17 (1.04%) SAN
8 16 (0.98%) BIG-IP
8 16 (0.98%) Network Security
9 12 (0.73%) Skype
10 11 (0.67%) Internet
11 10 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (0.61%) IP Telephony
11 10 (0.61%) DNS
11 10 (0.61%) Broadband
12 9 (0.55%) WLAN
13 8 (0.49%) DHCP
14 7 (0.43%) VPN
14 7 (0.43%) Wireless
14 7 (0.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (0.98%) Relational Database
4 12 (0.73%) SAP BI
5 9 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (0.37%) QlikView
8 5 (0.31%) SAP BW
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.18%) MS Access
10 3 (0.18%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.12%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.061%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.061%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.061%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (0.61%) JIRA
2 4 (0.24%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.18%) Toad
3 3 (0.18%) Selenium
3 3 (0.18%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.12%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.12%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.12%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.061%) MSI
5 1 (0.061%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.061%) JMeter
5 1 (0.061%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.061%) WinDbg
General
1 487 (29.71%) Finance
2 129 (7.87%) Retail
3 94 (5.74%) Telecoms
4 91 (5.55%) Banking
5 73 (4.45%) Manufacturing
6 47 (2.87%) Marketing
7 42 (2.56%) Law
8 27 (1.65%) Publishing
9 24 (1.46%) Legal
10 21 (1.28%) Local Government
11 18 (1.10%) Games
12 17 (1.04%) Billing
12 17 (1.04%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.79%) Advertising
14 12 (0.73%) German Language
15 11 (0.67%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.55%) Dutch Language
16 9 (0.55%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
17 7 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1012 (61.74%) Project Manager
2 141 (8.60%) IT Project Manager
3 138 (8.42%) Analyst
4 121 (7.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 103 (6.28%) Senior Manager
6 96 (5.86%) Senior Project Manager
7 76 (4.64%) Business Analyst
8 73 (4.45%) Technical Manager
9 72 (4.39%) Infrastructure Manager
10 70 (4.27%) Programme Manager
11 58 (3.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 57 (3.48%) Service Manager
12 57 (3.48%) Delivery Manager
13 49 (2.99%) Agile Project Manager
14 41 (2.50%) Technical Project Manager
15 40 (2.44%) Transition Manager
16 39 (2.38%) Junior
16 39 (2.38%) Junior Project Manager
17 38 (2.32%) Consultant
17 38 (2.32%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.32%) .NET
2 13 (0.79%) Web Services
3 10 (0.61%) XML
4 9 (0.55%) J2EE
4 9 (0.55%) HTML
5 8 (0.49%) Middleware
6 7 (0.43%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (0.43%) Grails
7 6 (0.37%) SAP PI
7 6 (0.37%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.31%) CSS
9 3 (0.18%) Apache Flex
9 3 (0.18%) jQuery
9 3 (0.18%) HTML5
10 2 (0.12%) SAP TM
10 2 (0.12%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.12%) Spring
10 2 (0.12%) Swing
11 1 (0.061%) EDI
11 1 (0.061%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 109 (6.65%) Data Centre
2 75 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 46 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 38 (2.32%) PMI
6 29 (1.77%) NHS
7 25 (1.53%) FMCG
7 25 (1.53%) Statistics
8 20 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.10%) EPoS
10 14 (0.85%) Kindle
11 10 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
11 10 (0.61%) IPTV
11 10 (0.61%) Blog
12 9 (0.55%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.49%) User Experience
13 8 (0.49%) IVR
14 7 (0.43%) AS400
14 7 (0.43%) Life Science
15 6 (0.37%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 128 (7.81%) Windows
2 46 (2.81%) Linux
3 30 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (1.28%) UNIX
6 17 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.73%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.43%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.24%) Android
10 3 (0.18%) Solaris
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.061%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1530 (93.35%) PRINCE2
2 821 (50.09%) Project Management
3 361 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
4 339 (20.68%) ITIL
5 290 (17.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 205 (12.51%) PRINCE
7 137 (8.36%) Business Analysis
8 135 (8.24%) Change Management
9 123 (7.50%) Risk Management
10 112 (6.83%) Waterfall
11 104 (6.35%) Project Planning
12 99 (6.04%) ERP
13 95 (5.80%) Programme Management
14 92 (5.61%) Scrum
14 92 (5.61%) SDLC
15 91 (5.55%) Service Delivery
16 81 (4.94%) Mentoring
17 76 (4.64%) CRM
18 75 (4.58%) E-Commerce
19 64 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 85 (5.19%) SQL
2 52 (3.17%) Java
3 36 (2.20%) C#
4 16 (0.98%) C
5 11 (0.67%) VBA
5 11 (0.67%) C++
6 10 (0.61%) Ruby
7 6 (0.37%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.18%) PHP
8 3 (0.18%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.12%) RPG
10 1 (0.061%) VBScript
10 1 (0.061%) VB
10 1 (0.061%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 266 (16.23%) Degree
2 184 (11.23%) PMI Certification
3 154 (9.40%) PMP
4 118 (7.20%) ITIL Certification
5 71 (4.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 66 (4.03%) ISEB
7 36 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (2.20%) Security Cleared
8 31 (1.89%) MCSE
9 26 (1.59%) SC Cleared
10 19 (1.16%) APMP
11 18 (1.10%) ISTQB
12 17 (1.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 12 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
15 7 (0.43%) CIMA
15 7 (0.43%) DV Cleared
15 7 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 6 (0.37%) MBA
16 6 (0.37%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.17%) QA
2 32 (1.95%) SLA
3 26 (1.59%) ISO 9001
4 25 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.53%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.49%) PMBOK
6 5 (0.31%) FATCA
6 5 (0.31%) P3O
6 5 (0.31%) COBIT
7 3 (0.18%) MiFID
7 3 (0.18%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.18%) EMIR
8 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.061%) Basel II
9 1 (0.061%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.061%) HL7
9 1 (0.061%) DICOM
9 1 (0.061%) COREP
9 1 (0.061%) FINREP
System Software
1 55 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (1.77%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.31%) XenApp
4 5 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (0.18%) UAG
6 2 (0.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.061%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.061%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.49%) SCCM
3 2 (0.12%) SCOM
3 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.061%) WSUS
Vendors
1 245 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 108 (6.59%) Oracle
3 94 (5.74%) VMware
4 77 (4.70%) SAP
5 57 (3.48%) Cisco
6 45 (2.75%) HP
7 32 (1.95%) IBM
8 27 (1.65%) Citrix
8 27 (1.65%) F5
9 19 (1.16%) CheckPoint
10 15 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (0.92%) EMC
11 12 (0.73%) NetApp
12 11 (0.67%) McAfee
12 11 (0.67%) ServiceNow
13 10 (0.61%) ION Trading
13 10 (0.61%) Riverbed
14 8 (0.49%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.37%) CA
15 6 (0.37%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum £50,000 + £4500 car allowance + bonus + benefi
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Base salary c£60,000 to £70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Pension scheme, bonus scheme
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000- £80,000 (depending on level of experience)
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £28,000- £55,000 (depending on level of experience)
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Kite Consulting Group Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday