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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 425 377 441
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +64
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 697 813 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.78% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 2.80% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 566 674 474
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%

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
28445 28992 28090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.03% 27.73% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22750 23158 22047
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016 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 5 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
England -41 643 £51,500 +3.00% 68
London +17 241 £57,500 +4.54% 20
South East -60 119 £55,000 +10.00% 10
North West +11 91 £42,500 -10.52% 9
South West +14 55 £50,000 +25.00% 5
City of London +70 51 £62,500 +19.04% 5
Manchester +7 46 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Surrey -17 46 £57,000 +3.63% 2
West Midlands -37 38 £46,250 +7.55% 7
Berkshire -9 35 £60,000 +26.31% 2
East of England -44 32 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Wiltshire +25 28 £54,500 +28.23% 2
East Midlands -19 28 £48,750 -2.50% 6
Wales +22 27 £40,000 -38.46% 1
South Wales +19 27 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Yorkshire -1 26 £45,000 +1.69% 3
Birmingham -19 21 £47,500 +11.11% 2
Swindon +16 19 £65,000 +44.44%
Scotland -8 19 £58,500 +37.64% 3
Bristol +4 18 £50,000 +21.21% 3
Newport +18 17 £40,000 -38.46%
Nottinghamshire +6 16 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Merseyside +6 15 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Lancashire +25 14 £33,500 -4.28%
Woking +12 14 £57,000 -
West Yorkshire -12 14 £38,750 -13.88% 2
Hampshire 0 13 £51,500 +8.42% 3
Cambridgeshire -3 13 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Leeds -9 13 £37,500 -18.39% 1
Cheshire +13 12 £55,000 - 1

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1400 (97.22%) PRINCE2
2 850 (59.03%) Project Management
3 574 (39.86%) Finance
4 416 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
5 274 (19.03%) ITIL
6 269 (18.68%) Degree
7 228 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 198 (13.75%) Change Management
9 193 (13.40%) Microsoft
10 182 (12.64%) MS Project
11 152 (10.56%) PMI Certification
12 140 (9.72%) PMP
13 135 (9.38%) MS Excel
14 113 (7.85%) PRINCE
15 107 (7.43%) Service Delivery
15 107 (7.43%) Scrum
16 102 (7.08%) Programme Management
16 102 (7.08%) Business Analysis
17 101 (7.01%) Project Planning
17 101 (7.01%) Waterfall
18 99 (6.88%) CRM
19 97 (6.74%) Retail
20 96 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
21 90 (6.25%) Banking
22 87 (6.04%) Data Centre
23 83 (5.76%) SDLC
24 79 (5.49%) MS Office
25 78 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
26 77 (5.35%) SQL
26 77 (5.35%) Windows

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (2.64%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.32%) CMS
3 11 (0.76%) Lync
4 10 (0.69%) IIS
5 6 (0.42%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (0.28%) Confluence
8 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.14%) SAS
8 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.14%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.069%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.069%) JBoss
9 1 (0.069%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.069%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.069%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 182 (12.64%) MS Project
2 135 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 79 (5.49%) MS Office
4 45 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.28%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 30 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 12 (0.83%) SAP HCM
3 11 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.56%) SAP HR
4 8 (0.56%) Workday HCM
5 7 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.49%) SAP ERP
6 6 (0.42%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.42%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.42%) SAP SCM
6 6 (0.42%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.35%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 3 (0.21%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.60%) SaaS
2 22 (1.53%) Office 365
3 12 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
4 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.49%) IaaS
6 6 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.28%) Taleo
9 2 (0.14%) Force.com
9 2 (0.14%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.71%) WAN
2 37 (2.57%) LAN
3 22 (1.53%) VoIP
4 20 (1.39%) Firewall
5 17 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.04%) SAN
7 13 (0.90%) Skype
8 11 (0.76%) MPLS
9 10 (0.69%) Internet
9 10 (0.69%) VLAN
10 9 (0.63%) BIG-IP
10 9 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (0.63%) DHCP
10 9 (0.63%) DNS
10 9 (0.63%) Unified Communications
11 8 (0.56%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.42%) BGP
12 6 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (0.42%) OSPF
12 6 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.01%) Big Data
3 24 (1.67%) Data Mining
4 11 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (0.69%) NoSQL
6 9 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (0.63%) Couchbase
6 9 (0.63%) MongoDB
7 8 (0.56%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.21%) MySQL
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.14%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.069%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.069%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (1.74%) JIRA
2 10 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.42%) HP UFT
4 5 (0.35%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.35%) Toad
5 3 (0.21%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.21%) SpecFlow
5 3 (0.21%) Subversion
5 3 (0.21%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.14%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.069%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.069%) Hudson
7 1 (0.069%) Selenium
General
1 574 (39.86%) Finance
2 97 (6.74%) Retail
3 90 (6.25%) Banking
4 63 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 45 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 40 (2.78%) Marketing
7 27 (1.88%) Legal
8 22 (1.53%) Back Office
9 20 (1.39%) Games
10 15 (1.04%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.04%) Investment Banking
11 14 (0.97%) Advertising
11 14 (0.97%) Electronics
12 13 (0.90%) Law
13 12 (0.83%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.69%) Billing
14 10 (0.69%) Front Office
14 10 (0.69%) Local Government
15 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 926 (64.31%) Project Manager
2 196 (13.61%) IT Manager
3 165 (11.46%) Infrastructure Manager
4 151 (10.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 150 (10.42%) IT Project Manager
6 129 (8.96%) Senior Manager
7 126 (8.75%) Analyst
8 102 (7.08%) Senior Project Manager
9 84 (5.83%) Software Project Manager
10 71 (4.93%) Agile Project Manager
11 69 (4.79%) Business Analyst
12 67 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 66 (4.58%) Programme Manager
14 63 (4.38%) Technical Manager
15 57 (3.96%) PMO Manager
16 56 (3.89%) Delivery Manager
17 52 (3.61%) Technical Project Manager
18 51 (3.54%) Consultant
19 48 (3.33%) Service Manager
20 43 (2.99%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (4.03%) .NET
2 22 (1.53%) ASP.NET
3 14 (0.97%) Web Services
4 11 (0.76%) XML
5 10 (0.69%) Middleware
6 6 (0.42%) CSS
7 5 (0.35%) COM
7 5 (0.35%) HTML
8 4 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.21%) EDI
9 3 (0.21%) Gherkin
9 3 (0.21%) jQuery
9 3 (0.21%) Mason
9 3 (0.21%) WCF
10 2 (0.14%) Ajax
10 2 (0.14%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.14%) J2EE
10 2 (0.14%) SAML
10 2 (0.14%) WinForms
10 2 (0.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 96 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (6.04%) Data Centre
3 68 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 30 (2.08%) FMCG
5 26 (1.81%) Computer Science
5 26 (1.81%) Smart Meter
6 24 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 24 (1.67%) Economics
6 24 (1.67%) PMI
7 20 (1.39%) Life Science
8 17 (1.18%) Online Games
9 15 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
10 13 (0.90%) Mathematics
10 13 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
11 12 (0.83%) EPoS
11 12 (0.83%) Statistics
12 11 (0.76%) Digital Media
13 10 (0.69%) CCTV
13 10 (0.69%) NHS
14 9 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 77 (5.35%) Windows
2 39 (2.71%) Windows Server
3 34 (2.36%) Linux
4 23 (1.60%) Unix
5 19 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.21%) OS/400
9 2 (0.14%) AIX
9 2 (0.14%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.14%) Solaris
9 2 (0.14%) VMS
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.069%) HPUX
10 1 (0.069%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 1400 (97.22%) PRINCE2
2 850 (59.03%) Project Management
3 416 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
4 274 (19.03%) ITIL
5 228 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 198 (13.75%) Change Management
7 113 (7.85%) PRINCE
8 107 (7.43%) Scrum
8 107 (7.43%) Service Delivery
9 102 (7.08%) Business Analysis
9 102 (7.08%) Programme Management
10 101 (7.01%) Project Planning
10 101 (7.01%) Waterfall
11 99 (6.88%) CRM
12 83 (5.76%) SDLC
13 78 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 74 (5.14%) Risk Management
15 71 (4.93%) E-Commerce
16 67 (4.65%) Mentoring
17 57 (3.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (5.35%) SQL
2 48 (3.33%) C#
3 47 (3.26%) Java
4 26 (1.81%) C
5 20 (1.39%) PHP
6 13 (0.90%) Ruby
7 7 (0.49%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.35%) C++
8 5 (0.35%) VB
8 5 (0.35%) VB.NET
8 5 (0.35%) VBA
9 3 (0.21%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.21%) RPG
9 3 (0.21%) RPG/400
9 3 (0.21%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.14%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.14%) PL/1
11 1 (0.069%) COBOL
11 1 (0.069%) Fortran
11 1 (0.069%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 269 (18.68%) Degree
2 152 (10.56%) PMI Certification
3 140 (9.72%) PMP
4 69 (4.79%) Security Cleared
5 57 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
6 50 (3.47%) SC Cleared
7 43 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 36 (2.50%) ISEB
9 26 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (1.67%) CITP
11 18 (1.25%) ISTQB
12 16 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (1.04%) CCNP
14 13 (0.90%) APMP
15 11 (0.76%) MCSE
16 9 (0.63%) CCDP
17 7 (0.49%) MCP
18 6 (0.42%) CCDA
18 6 (0.42%) CCIE
18 6 (0.42%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.08%) SLA
2 29 (2.01%) ISO 9001
3 27 (1.88%) QA
4 13 (0.90%) P3O
5 11 (0.76%) COBIT
5 11 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.14%) COSO
7 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.14%) EMIR
7 2 (0.14%) HL7
7 2 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.14%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.14%) MiFID
7 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.14%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.069%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.069%) TickIT
System Software
1 32 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.28%) Firmware
4 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.069%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.069%) vSphere
5 1 (0.069%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.14%) SCCM
3 1 (0.069%) Nagios
Vendors
1 193 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 74 (5.14%) SAP
3 71 (4.93%) Oracle
4 53 (3.68%) VMware
5 43 (2.99%) Cisco
6 34 (2.36%) Citrix
7 26 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (1.32%) CheckPoint
9 15 (1.04%) F5
9 15 (1.04%) HP
10 13 (0.90%) ServiceNow
11 12 (0.83%) IBM
11 12 (0.83%) NetSuite
12 11 (0.76%) Infor
13 10 (0.69%) EMC
14 8 (0.56%) Computacenter
14 8 (0.56%) Epicor
15 7 (0.49%) JDA
15 7 (0.49%) Palo Alto
15 7 (0.49%) RedPrairie
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Car, Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £75000 per annum + car, bonus, gym
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago