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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 354 351 340
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 838 871 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.75% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 2.77% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 701 677 684
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,200 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
30325 31410 28892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.32% 26.98% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24528 24339 23469
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -8 755 £50,250 +0.50% 85
London -37 271 £57,500 +6.48% 29
South East -39 129 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Yorkshire +24 78 £50,000 +17.64% 8
West Midlands +10 71 £50,000 +5.26% 6
East of England -18 65 £55,000 +12.24% 5
City of London +5 63 £62,500 +4.16% 5
North West +13 62 £45,000 - 7
West Yorkshire +9 49 £50,000 +19.76% 5
East Midlands +25 47 £45,000 - 7
Berkshire -30 41 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Surrey +23 38 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Hertfordshire -4 32 £55,000 +14.58% 1
Birmingham +13 31 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Manchester +8 30 £43,750 -2.77% 5
Leeds -8 28 £50,000 +19.76% 3
South West -23 27 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Wales +10 25 £55,000 +46.66% 1
South Wales +4 22 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Hampshire +34 21 £48,000 +6.66% 6
Nottinghamshire 0 21 £41,174 -8.50% 2
Nottingham +10 18 £41,174 -8.50% 2
Scotland -5 18 £48,500 +0.51% 2
Rickmansworth -7 18 £55,000 -32.51%
Cambridgeshire +20 17 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Reading -17 17 £55,000 +4.76% 2
North Yorkshire +3 16 £45,000 -5.26%
Derbyshire +1 15 £38,750 -26.19% 4
Cheshire +3 14 £50,000 +0.64%
Cambridge +24 13 £55,000 +62.96%

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1529 (94.44%) PRINCE2
2 856 (52.87%) Project Management
3 547 (33.79%) Finance
4 353 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
5 352 (21.74%) ITIL
6 321 (19.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 254 (15.69%) Degree
8 196 (12.11%) Microsoft
9 182 (11.24%) MS Project
10 179 (11.06%) PMI Certification
11 169 (10.44%) PRINCE
12 157 (9.70%) Change Management
13 155 (9.57%) PMP
14 144 (8.89%) MS Excel
15 135 (8.34%) Service Delivery
16 121 (7.47%) Windows
17 119 (7.35%) Risk Management
18 113 (6.98%) Data Centre
19 112 (6.92%) Business Analysis
19 112 (6.92%) ITIL Certification
20 105 (6.49%) Project Planning
21 100 (6.18%) VMware
22 99 (6.11%) Retail
22 99 (6.11%) SDLC
23 96 (5.93%) ERP
24 94 (5.81%) Waterfall
25 93 (5.74%) Oracle
26 91 (5.62%) Banking
27 89 (5.50%) WAN
28 86 (5.31%) Telecoms

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.30%) CMS
3 20 (1.24%) IIS
4 17 (1.05%) WebSphere
5 13 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.37%) Lync
8 6 (0.37%) Drupal
9 5 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.25%) Confluence
11 3 (0.19%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.12%) SAP Portal
12 2 (0.12%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.062%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.062%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 182 (11.24%) MS Project
2 144 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 59 (3.64%) MS Office
4 53 (3.27%) MS Visio
5 47 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.25%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.19%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 33 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
3 20 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 20 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (1.11%) SAP SD
4 18 (1.11%) SAP FI
4 18 (1.11%) SAP CO
4 18 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
4 18 (1.11%) SAP SCM
5 15 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.37%) Primavera
8 5 (0.31%) SAP HCM
9 4 (0.25%) Retail-J
9 4 (0.25%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 4 (0.25%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.42%) SaaS
2 8 (0.49%) PaaS
2 8 (0.49%) Office 365
3 6 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.062%) Trello
5 1 (0.062%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.062%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (5.50%) WAN
2 84 (5.19%) LAN
3 55 (3.40%) VoIP
4 39 (2.41%) Firewall
5 22 (1.36%) TCP/IP
6 20 (1.24%) MPLS
7 17 (1.05%) SAN
8 15 (0.93%) BIG-IP
9 14 (0.86%) Unified Communications
9 14 (0.86%) Skype
10 13 (0.80%) Wireless
11 10 (0.62%) Internet
12 9 (0.56%) IP Telephony
12 9 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (0.56%) Cisco IPT
12 9 (0.56%) Network Security
13 8 (0.49%) Intranet
14 7 (0.43%) DNS
14 7 (0.43%) WLAN
15 6 (0.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (2.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (0.43%) Oracle Database
4 6 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.25%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (0.19%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Power View
7 3 (0.19%) Big Data
7 3 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.19%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.12%) QlikView
8 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.12%) MS Access
9 1 (0.062%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (1.24%) JIRA
2 11 (0.68%) HP UFT
2 11 (0.68%) LoadRunner
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.25%) JDeveloper
4 3 (0.19%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.12%) Selenium
5 2 (0.12%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.12%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.062%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.062%) GitLab
6 1 (0.062%) Hudson
6 1 (0.062%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.062%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.062%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.062%) Toad
6 1 (0.062%) MSI
6 1 (0.062%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.062%) Subversion
6 1 (0.062%) Maven
General
1 547 (33.79%) Finance
2 99 (6.11%) Retail
3 91 (5.62%) Banking
4 86 (5.31%) Telecoms
5 49 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 37 (2.29%) Law
7 30 (1.85%) Marketing
8 27 (1.67%) Legal
9 22 (1.36%) Games
10 19 (1.17%) Investment Banking
11 18 (1.11%) Advertising
12 17 (1.05%) Publishing
13 14 (0.86%) Back Office
13 14 (0.86%) Local Government
14 12 (0.74%) Billing
15 11 (0.68%) Front Office
16 10 (0.62%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.37%) Electronics
18 5 (0.31%) Automotive
19 4 (0.25%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1064 (65.72%) Project Manager
2 128 (7.91%) Senior Manager
3 125 (7.72%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 124 (7.66%) Senior Project Manager
5 117 (7.23%) IT Project Manager
6 104 (6.42%) Analyst
7 85 (5.25%) Infrastructure Manager
8 73 (4.51%) Technical Manager
9 72 (4.45%) Service Manager
10 70 (4.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 68 (4.20%) Agile Project Manager
12 62 (3.83%) Business Analyst
13 55 (3.40%) Programme Manager
14 51 (3.15%) Consultant
15 48 (2.96%) Technical Project Manager
16 44 (2.72%) Software Manager
17 43 (2.66%) Software Project Manager
18 40 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
19 39 (2.41%) Junior Project Manager
19 39 (2.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (2.53%) .NET
2 15 (0.93%) XML
3 12 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 8 (0.49%) HTML
4 8 (0.49%) Web Services
5 7 (0.43%) Middleware
6 5 (0.31%) SAP PI
7 4 (0.25%) CSS
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.19%) HTML5
8 3 (0.19%) Apache Flex
8 3 (0.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (0.19%) jQuery
9 2 (0.12%) SAP TM
9 2 (0.12%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.12%) COM
9 2 (0.12%) Spring
9 2 (0.12%) Swing
10 1 (0.062%) EDI
10 1 (0.062%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 113 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 66 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 62 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 37 (2.29%) Statistics
6 34 (2.10%) PMI
7 30 (1.85%) FMCG
8 25 (1.54%) EPoS
9 18 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (0.99%) Life Science
11 12 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
12 11 (0.68%) NHS
13 10 (0.62%) Derivative
14 9 (0.56%) Online Games
15 8 (0.49%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (0.49%) Smart Meter
15 8 (0.49%) User Experience
16 7 (0.43%) IVR
16 7 (0.43%) AS400
17 6 (0.37%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 121 (7.47%) Windows
2 57 (3.52%) Linux
3 38 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (1.05%) UNIX
6 11 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.19%) Solaris
8 2 (0.12%) AIX
9 1 (0.062%) Android
9 1 (0.062%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.062%) OS/400
9 1 (0.062%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.062%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1529 (94.44%) PRINCE2
2 856 (52.87%) Project Management
3 353 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
4 352 (21.74%) ITIL
5 321 (19.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 169 (10.44%) PRINCE
7 157 (9.70%) Change Management
8 135 (8.34%) Service Delivery
9 119 (7.35%) Risk Management
10 112 (6.92%) Business Analysis
11 105 (6.49%) Project Planning
12 99 (6.11%) SDLC
13 96 (5.93%) ERP
14 94 (5.81%) Waterfall
15 84 (5.19%) Programme Management
16 81 (5.00%) Scrum
17 71 (4.39%) Mentoring
18 70 (4.32%) CRM
19 67 (4.14%) Software Delivery
20 66 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (3.64%) SQL
2 54 (3.34%) Java
3 34 (2.10%) C#
4 27 (1.67%) C
5 12 (0.74%) C++
6 11 (0.68%) PHP
6 11 (0.68%) Ruby
7 5 (0.31%) VBA
8 4 (0.25%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.25%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.25%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.25%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.19%) RPG
9 3 (0.19%) VB
10 2 (0.12%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.062%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.062%) RPG/400
11 1 (0.062%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.062%) Python
11 1 (0.062%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 254 (15.69%) Degree
2 179 (11.06%) PMI Certification
3 155 (9.57%) PMP
4 112 (6.92%) ITIL Certification
5 73 (4.51%) ISEB
6 65 (4.01%) Security Cleared
7 64 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 48 (2.96%) SC Cleared
9 38 (2.35%) APMP
10 28 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (1.67%) MCSE
12 20 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (1.05%) CCNA
14 16 (0.99%) DV Cleared
15 13 (0.80%) ISTQB
16 11 (0.68%) CISSP
16 11 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 9 (0.56%) SAP Certification
17 9 (0.56%) CISM
17 9 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.34%) QA
2 32 (1.98%) SLA
3 27 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.05%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.86%) MiFID
5 14 (0.86%) EMIR
6 11 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (0.43%) COBIT
8 6 (0.37%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.12%) P3O
9 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.062%) Basel II
10 1 (0.062%) HL7
10 1 (0.062%) DICOM
10 1 (0.062%) COREP
10 1 (0.062%) FINREP
System Software
1 60 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (1.73%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.62%) XenApp
4 5 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.12%) Firmware
7 1 (0.062%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.062%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.062%) OpenSSH
7 1 (0.062%) vSphere
7 1 (0.062%) Docker
7 1 (0.062%) LXC
7 1 (0.062%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.43%) SCCM
3 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.062%) WSUS
4 1 (0.062%) SCOM
4 1 (0.062%) Puppet
4 1 (0.062%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.062%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.062%) logstash
4 1 (0.062%) systemd
4 1 (0.062%) Graphite
Vendors
1 196 (12.11%) Microsoft
2 100 (6.18%) VMware
3 93 (5.74%) Oracle
4 70 (4.32%) SAP
5 60 (3.71%) Cisco
6 48 (2.96%) Citrix
7 41 (2.53%) IBM
8 26 (1.61%) HP
9 19 (1.17%) CheckPoint
10 18 (1.11%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.11%) F5
11 12 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (0.68%) Computacenter
13 9 (0.56%) ServiceNow
13 9 (0.56%) EMC
13 9 (0.56%) Hyperion
14 7 (0.43%) Bloomberg
14 7 (0.43%) Planview
15 6 (0.37%) JDA
16 5 (0.31%) Alcatel-Lucent
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 3 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Lewis Paige
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Market Salary
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55k - £70k + Car + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago