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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 341 330 372
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +42
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 871 805 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.76% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.77% 2.79% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 677 684 684
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%

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
31403 28879 33391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.98% 27.15% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24333 23456 28266
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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 -6 820 £50,000 - 75
London +30 340 £54,000 -4.42% 28
South East -5 184 £52,500 +5.00% 15
City of London +3 90 £60,000 -4.00% 13
Berkshire +42 89 £57,500 +15.00%
East of England +19 86 £49,000 +8.88% 5
Yorkshire -34 62 £42,500 -5.55% 6
West Midlands -4 56 £47,500 +13.09% 3
North West -23 51 £45,000 +7.14% 9
West Yorkshire -23 47 £41,750 -7.22% 4
Leeds -9 43 £41,750 -7.22% 4
Hertfordshire +7 33 £48,000 -8.57% 1
Reading +13 31 £52,500 -8.69%
South West -34 31 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Scotland -14 30 £48,250 +1.57% 3
East Midlands -8 28 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Birmingham +4 25 £42,500 -5.55%
Manchester -31 25 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Surrey -37 23 £55,000 +15.78% 4
West Sussex +6 20 £42,000 -6.66% 2
Cambridgeshire -8 18 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Glasgow +1 15 £45,250 -15.81% 2
Essex +17 14 £70,000 +42.13% 1
Bedfordshire +7 14 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Cheshire -4 13 £49,679 +18.28% 1
East Sussex -19 13 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Kent 0 12 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Brighton -15 12 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bracknell +4 11 £56,000 +1.81%
Bristol -5 11 £43,750 +2.94% 3

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1780 (97.80%) PRINCE2
2 1009 (55.44%) Project Management
3 646 (35.49%) Finance
4 386 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 302 (16.59%) ITIL
6 257 (14.12%) Degree
7 209 (11.48%) Business Analysis
8 208 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 207 (11.37%) MS Project
10 184 (10.11%) PRINCE
11 180 (9.89%) Retail
12 176 (9.67%) Agile Software Development
13 172 (9.45%) MS Excel
14 159 (8.74%) Programme Management
15 155 (8.52%) Risk Management
16 148 (8.13%) Scrum
17 141 (7.75%) Telecoms
18 136 (7.47%) Security Cleared
19 129 (7.09%) Change Management
20 124 (6.81%) SC Cleared
21 122 (6.70%) Waterfall
21 122 (6.70%) Change Control
22 120 (6.59%) Quality Management
23 116 (6.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 107 (5.88%) ISEB
25 104 (5.71%) CRM
26 101 (5.55%) Migration
27 99 (5.44%) Management Information System
28 98 (5.38%) WAN
29 97 (5.33%) Oracle

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 77 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.54%) Drupal
3 14 (0.77%) IIS
4 9 (0.49%) Lync
5 7 (0.38%) MS Project Server
6 6 (0.33%) CMS
6 6 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.27%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.16%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.16%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.055%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.055%) WordPress
9 1 (0.055%) Confluence
9 1 (0.055%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.055%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.055%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.055%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.055%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 207 (11.37%) MS Project
2 172 (9.45%) MS Excel
3 95 (5.22%) MS Office
4 57 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 25 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.33%) FastStats
8 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.055%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
4 12 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.55%) Maximo
6 8 (0.44%) SAP CRM
6 8 (0.44%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 8 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.44%) Magento
6 8 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.22%) Academy Housing
8 4 (0.22%) arcHouse
8 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.22%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.22%) SAP R/3
8 4 (0.22%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.15%) SaaS
2 6 (0.33%) Basecamp
3 3 (0.16%) PaaS
4 2 (0.11%) Office 365
4 2 (0.11%) IaaS
5 1 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.055%) Force.com
5 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 98 (5.38%) WAN
2 62 (3.41%) LAN
3 42 (2.31%) SAN
4 37 (2.03%) MPLS
5 35 (1.92%) Firewall
6 24 (1.32%) Internet
7 23 (1.26%) IP Telephony
8 21 (1.15%) Unified Communications
9 20 (1.10%) TCP/IP
10 17 (0.93%) Network Security
11 16 (0.88%) DNS
12 15 (0.82%) IPX
12 15 (0.82%) VoIP
12 15 (0.82%) DHCP
12 15 (0.82%) IPv6
13 14 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
13 14 (0.77%) Cisco IPT
14 13 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (0.66%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (2.64%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 13 (0.71%) Oracle Database
5 10 (0.55%) Data Mining
6 7 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.33%) QlikView
7 6 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (0.33%) SAP BW
7 6 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.33%) Pentaho
8 4 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.11%) PowerCenter
9 2 (0.11%) Big Data
9 2 (0.11%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.11%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (0.93%) JIRA
2 8 (0.44%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.11%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.055%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.055%) Selenium
General
1 646 (35.49%) Finance
2 180 (9.89%) Retail
3 141 (7.75%) Telecoms
4 82 (4.51%) Marketing
5 79 (4.34%) Banking
6 63 (3.46%) Legal
7 47 (2.58%) Advertising
8 41 (2.25%) Publishing
9 29 (1.59%) Law
10 25 (1.37%) Automotive
11 23 (1.26%) Investment Banking
12 22 (1.21%) Manufacturing
13 19 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (0.99%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.77%) Billing
16 13 (0.71%) Local Government
17 12 (0.66%) Back Office
18 11 (0.60%) International Banking
19 10 (0.55%) Games
20 8 (0.44%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1191 (65.44%) Project Manager
2 173 (9.51%) Senior Manager
3 169 (9.29%) IT Project Manager
4 164 (9.01%) Senior Project Manager
5 150 (8.24%) Analyst
6 147 (8.08%) Infrastructure Manager
7 130 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 123 (6.76%) Business Analyst
9 102 (5.60%) Programme Manager
10 80 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 64 (3.52%) Consultant
12 55 (3.02%) Technical Manager
13 53 (2.91%) Delivery Manager
14 47 (2.58%) Business Manager
15 41 (2.25%) Technical Project Manager
16 32 (1.76%) Service Manager
17 31 (1.70%) Change Manager
17 31 (1.70%) Agile Project Manager
18 28 (1.54%) Digital Project Manager
19 27 (1.48%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (2.75%) .NET
2 15 (0.82%) HTML
3 13 (0.71%) Middleware
4 9 (0.49%) ASP.NET
5 8 (0.44%) Apache Flex
6 6 (0.33%) LAMP
6 6 (0.33%) Web Services
7 4 (0.22%) J2EE
7 4 (0.22%) EDI
7 4 (0.22%) XBRL
8 3 (0.16%) XML
8 3 (0.16%) COM
8 3 (0.16%) CSS
8 3 (0.16%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.055%) SOAP
9 1 (0.055%) XSLT
9 1 (0.055%) WinForms
9 1 (0.055%) WPF
9 1 (0.055%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.055%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 99 (5.44%) Management Information System
2 45 (2.47%) PMI
2 45 (2.47%) Computer Science
3 28 (1.54%) Kindle
4 23 (1.26%) NHS
5 19 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 15 (0.82%) Economics
7 12 (0.66%) Statistics
7 12 (0.66%) Digital Media
8 11 (0.60%) e-Health
8 11 (0.60%) E-Learning
9 10 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (0.55%) Social Media
10 9 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (0.49%) EPoS
10 9 (0.49%) Cryptography
10 9 (0.49%) PKI
11 8 (0.44%) Open Source
12 7 (0.38%) GIS
12 7 (0.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 91 (5.00%) Windows
2 39 (2.14%) Linux
3 22 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (1.04%) UNIX
6 12 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.38%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.33%) Android
10 5 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.16%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.055%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.055%) Solaris
12 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1780 (97.80%) PRINCE2
2 1009 (55.44%) Project Management
3 386 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 302 (16.59%) ITIL
5 209 (11.48%) Business Analysis
6 184 (10.11%) PRINCE
7 176 (9.67%) Agile Software Development
8 159 (8.74%) Programme Management
9 155 (8.52%) Risk Management
10 148 (8.13%) Scrum
11 129 (7.09%) Change Management
12 122 (6.70%) Waterfall
12 122 (6.70%) Change Control
13 120 (6.59%) Quality Management
14 104 (5.71%) CRM
15 101 (5.55%) Migration
16 88 (4.84%) Project Planning
17 85 (4.67%) E-Commerce
18 78 (4.29%) Configuration Management
18 78 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (3.57%) SQL
2 48 (2.64%) Java
3 25 (1.37%) C
4 17 (0.93%) VBA
5 16 (0.88%) C#
6 11 (0.60%) VB
7 8 (0.44%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.27%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.16%) Perl
9 3 (0.16%) PHP
9 3 (0.16%) C++
9 3 (0.16%) VBScript
9 3 (0.16%) Ruby
10 2 (0.11%) PowerHouse
10 2 (0.11%) Lingo
10 2 (0.11%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.055%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.055%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.055%) Python
11 1 (0.055%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 257 (14.12%) Degree
2 136 (7.47%) Security Cleared
3 124 (6.81%) SC Cleared
4 116 (6.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 107 (5.88%) ISEB
6 96 (5.27%) PMI Certification
7 68 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
8 59 (3.24%) PMP
9 36 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (1.98%) APMP
10 32 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (1.54%) CCNP
12 27 (1.48%) MCSE
13 25 (1.37%) ISTQB
14 21 (1.15%) CCIE
15 19 (1.04%) CCNA
15 19 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 17 (0.93%) CISSP
17 13 (0.71%) MBA
18 11 (0.60%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.97%) QA
2 45 (2.47%) ISO 9001
3 22 (1.21%) SLA
4 18 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.33%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.22%) COBIT
7 4 (0.22%) COREP
7 4 (0.22%) FINREP
8 3 (0.16%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.16%) Basel II
9 2 (0.11%) Basel III
9 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.055%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 40 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
3 20 (1.10%) UAG
4 12 (0.66%) VMware ESX
4 12 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.60%) vSphere
6 8 (0.44%) Snort
7 3 (0.16%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.055%) XenApp
8 1 (0.055%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (0.27%) SCCM
1 5 (0.27%) SCOM
1 5 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 208 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 97 (5.33%) Oracle
3 87 (4.78%) SAP
4 74 (4.07%) VMware
5 65 (3.57%) Cisco
6 64 (3.52%) Fujitsu
7 35 (1.92%) Citrix
8 34 (1.87%) HP
9 23 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (1.15%) IBM
11 19 (1.04%) CheckPoint
12 18 (0.99%) Juniper
13 14 (0.77%) F5
14 10 (0.55%) CA
14 10 (0.55%) Dell
15 9 (0.49%) EMC
15 9 (0.49%) Business Objects
16 8 (0.44%) PeopleSoft
16 8 (0.44%) Sourcefire
16 8 (0.44%) Civica
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £45000 Per Annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + good bonus + generous package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + generous bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Experts
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £600000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago