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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 341 383 348
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -35
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 897 703 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.65% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.92% 2.41% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 777 534 712
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%

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
30716 29211 32279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.80% 27.10% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24600 23037 27108
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +45 815 £50,000 - 82
London -1 267 £55,000 - 28
South East +18 174 £50,000 - 16
East of England +12 89 £50,000 - 5
North West +14 77 £47,500 +11.76% 9
West Midlands +38 75 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Surrey +15 74 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Manchester +18 54 £48,500 +24.35% 5
South West -7 48 £50,000 - 7
Yorkshire -12 45 £47,500 -5.00% 9
City of London -15 45 £55,000 +0.91% 8
East Midlands +42 40 £51,500 +17.71% 1
Hertfordshire +5 38 £56,250 +2.27% 2
Birmingham +18 35 £47,500 +40.74% 3
West Yorkshire +8 35 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Hampshire -7 29 £51,250 +2.50% 4
Berkshire -8 29 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Essex +5 23 £39,750 -29.33%
Wales +5 23 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South Wales +2 23 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Scotland +21 22 £44,250 -15.71% 2
Leeds -1 20 £46,727 +0.48% 6
Gloucestershire -3 20 £47,500 +26.66%
Buckinghamshire +12 18 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Northamptonshire 0 17 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 16 £51,250 -6.81%
Cheshire -5 16 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Glasgow +24 15 £33,500 -21.17% 1
Bristol +4 15 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Reading +11 14 £47,500 -15.55% 1

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1686 (96.62%) PRINCE2
2 952 (54.56%) Project Management
3 574 (32.89%) Finance
4 368 (21.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 341 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
6 276 (15.82%) Degree
7 264 (15.13%) ITIL
8 199 (11.40%) MS Project
8 199 (11.40%) Microsoft
9 186 (10.66%) MS Excel
10 173 (9.91%) PRINCE
11 164 (9.40%) PMI Certification
12 150 (8.60%) Telecoms
13 146 (8.37%) Business Analysis
14 145 (8.31%) Retail
15 140 (8.02%) Change Management
16 122 (6.99%) PMP
17 118 (6.76%) SAP
18 113 (6.48%) Scrum
19 112 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
20 110 (6.30%) Banking
21 109 (6.25%) MS Office
21 109 (6.25%) ISEB
21 109 (6.25%) Project Planning
22 106 (6.07%) Waterfall
23 105 (6.02%) Oracle
24 100 (5.73%) CRM
24 100 (5.73%) Risk Management
24 100 (5.73%) Programme Management
25 95 (5.44%) ERP

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (3.32%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.32%) MS Project Server
3 14 (0.80%) Lync
4 7 (0.40%) Drupal
5 6 (0.34%) JBoss
6 4 (0.23%) Documentum
6 4 (0.23%) SAS
6 4 (0.23%) CMS
6 4 (0.23%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.17%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.17%) IIS
8 2 (0.11%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.11%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.057%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.057%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.057%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 199 (11.40%) MS Project
2 186 (10.66%) MS Excel
3 109 (6.25%) MS Office
4 52 (2.98%) MS Visio
5 45 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.11%) FastStats
7 2 (0.11%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 32 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
4 12 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (0.69%) SAP CO
4 12 (0.69%) SAP FI
5 10 (0.57%) SAP BPC
6 8 (0.46%) Magento
7 6 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.29%) Academy Housing
8 5 (0.29%) arcHouse
8 5 (0.29%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.29%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.17%) Maximo
9 3 (0.17%) SAP SD
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle ASCP
9 3 (0.17%) Shopify
9 3 (0.17%) assyst
9 3 (0.17%) VisionPLUS
9 3 (0.17%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.15%) SaaS
2 10 (0.57%) Office 365
3 5 (0.29%) Force.com
4 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.057%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.55%) WAN
2 41 (2.35%) LAN
3 31 (1.78%) MPLS
4 28 (1.60%) Internet
5 17 (0.97%) Wireless
5 17 (0.97%) SAN
6 16 (0.92%) IP Telephony
7 15 (0.86%) VoIP
8 12 (0.69%) Unified Communications
9 11 (0.63%) Firewall
10 9 (0.52%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.52%) VPN
11 8 (0.46%) Network Security
11 8 (0.46%) 4G
12 7 (0.40%) Cisco IPT
12 7 (0.40%) TETRA
13 6 (0.34%) 3G
13 6 (0.34%) Broadband
14 5 (0.29%) Intranet
14 5 (0.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (1.60%) Relational Database
3 24 (1.38%) SQL Server
4 12 (0.69%) SAP BI
5 10 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (0.52%) QlikView
7 8 (0.46%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.40%) SAP BW
9 6 (0.34%) Oracle OWB
9 6 (0.34%) PowerCenter
9 6 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.29%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.17%) MS Access
11 3 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.057%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.057%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (0.29%) Visual Studio
1 5 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (0.23%) JIRA
3 2 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.11%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.057%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.057%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.057%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.057%) Selenium
General
1 574 (32.89%) Finance
2 150 (8.60%) Telecoms
3 145 (8.31%) Retail
4 110 (6.30%) Banking
5 79 (4.53%) Marketing
6 69 (3.95%) Manufacturing
7 49 (2.81%) Legal
8 30 (1.72%) Advertising
8 30 (1.72%) Law
9 29 (1.66%) Automotive
10 17 (0.97%) Games
11 16 (0.92%) Publishing
11 16 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 16 (0.92%) Local Government
12 13 (0.74%) Billing
12 13 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.63%) German Language
14 10 (0.57%) French Language
14 10 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1172 (67.16%) Project Manager
2 174 (9.97%) IT Project Manager
3 152 (8.71%) Senior Manager
4 138 (7.91%) Senior Project Manager
5 127 (7.28%) Analyst
6 102 (5.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 88 (5.04%) Infrastructure Manager
8 85 (4.87%) Business Analyst
9 84 (4.81%) Programme Manager
10 73 (4.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 59 (3.38%) Delivery Manager
12 48 (2.75%) Business Manager
13 45 (2.58%) Technical Manager
13 45 (2.58%) Consultant
14 38 (2.18%) Service Manager
15 35 (2.01%) SAP Manager
16 33 (1.89%) Technical Project Manager
17 31 (1.78%) Junior
17 31 (1.78%) Junior Project Manager
18 30 (1.72%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (2.23%) .NET
1 39 (2.23%) Middleware
2 16 (0.92%) HTML
3 9 (0.52%) ASP.NET
4 7 (0.40%) Web Services
4 7 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (0.40%) Apache Flex
5 6 (0.34%) EDI
6 5 (0.29%) XML
6 5 (0.29%) COM
6 5 (0.29%) Visualforce
7 4 (0.23%) Spring
7 4 (0.23%) XBRL
7 4 (0.23%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.17%) J2EE
8 3 (0.17%) SailPoint
8 3 (0.17%) Silverlight
8 3 (0.17%) Grails
9 2 (0.11%) SAP PI
9 2 (0.11%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 112 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 49 (2.81%) PMI
4 33 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 26 (1.49%) NHS
6 25 (1.43%) FMCG
7 22 (1.26%) EPoS
8 17 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (0.86%) Mobile App
10 12 (0.69%) Digital Media
11 11 (0.63%) Social Media
12 10 (0.57%) User Experience
13 9 (0.52%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.52%) e-Health
14 8 (0.46%) Open Source
15 7 (0.40%) Smart Meter
15 7 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (0.34%) Kindle
17 5 (0.29%) GIS
17 5 (0.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 54 (3.09%) Windows
2 17 (0.97%) Linux
3 14 (0.80%) Windows 8
3 14 (0.80%) UNIX
4 6 (0.34%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.23%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.23%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.17%) Android
6 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.11%) Solaris
7 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.057%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1686 (96.62%) PRINCE2
2 952 (54.56%) Project Management
3 368 (21.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 341 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
5 264 (15.13%) ITIL
6 173 (9.91%) PRINCE
7 146 (8.37%) Business Analysis
8 140 (8.02%) Change Management
9 113 (6.48%) Scrum
10 109 (6.25%) Project Planning
11 106 (6.07%) Waterfall
12 100 (5.73%) Programme Management
12 100 (5.73%) Risk Management
12 100 (5.73%) CRM
13 95 (5.44%) ERP
14 81 (4.64%) Mentoring
15 77 (4.41%) E-Commerce
16 76 (4.36%) Matrix Management
17 71 (4.07%) Migration
18 70 (4.01%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 64 (3.67%) SQL
2 58 (3.32%) Java
3 31 (1.78%) C
4 20 (1.15%) C#
5 16 (0.92%) VBA
6 10 (0.57%) JavaScript
7 7 (0.40%) Ruby
8 6 (0.34%) VB
9 5 (0.29%) Apex Code
9 5 (0.29%) C++
10 3 (0.17%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.17%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.11%) Lingo
12 1 (0.057%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.057%) VBScript
12 1 (0.057%) Perl
12 1 (0.057%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.057%) RPG
Qualifications
1 276 (15.82%) Degree
2 164 (9.40%) PMI Certification
3 122 (6.99%) PMP
4 109 (6.25%) ISEB
5 79 (4.53%) Security Cleared
6 65 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
7 55 (3.15%) SC Cleared
8 36 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 24 (1.38%) APMP
10 20 (1.15%) ISTQB
11 19 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (0.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 9 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.34%) CCNA
15 6 (0.34%) MBA
16 5 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
16 5 (0.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
16 5 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
16 5 (0.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (1.89%) QA
2 19 (1.09%) SLA
3 13 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.69%) Solvency II
5 11 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.46%) Basel II
7 7 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.23%) COBIT
8 4 (0.23%) COREP
8 4 (0.23%) FINREP
9 2 (0.11%) P3O
9 2 (0.11%) EMIR
9 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.057%) TickIT
10 1 (0.057%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 25 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (0.97%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.34%) XenApp
5 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.17%) vSphere
6 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.057%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.11%) SCCM
5 1 (0.057%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.057%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.057%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 199 (11.40%) Microsoft
2 118 (6.76%) SAP
3 105 (6.02%) Oracle
4 43 (2.46%) VMware
5 37 (2.12%) Cisco
6 36 (2.06%) ION Trading
7 28 (1.60%) HP
8 25 (1.43%) Citrix
9 14 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (0.74%) Fujitsu
10 13 (0.74%) F5
11 12 (0.69%) Avaya
11 12 (0.69%) EMC
12 10 (0.57%) IBM
12 10 (0.57%) Business Objects
13 9 (0.52%) NetApp
13 9 (0.52%) Riverbed
13 9 (0.52%) McAfee
14 7 (0.40%) Capita
14 7 (0.40%) Sage
Guildford, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + c.20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
WHSmith
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50 - £55 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50 - £55 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits + Bonus up to 40%
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jumar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c55-65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago