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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 345 352 336
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 880 889 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.76% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.95% 2.80% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 721 692 685
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 £35,000 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%

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
29867 31754 29655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 27.14% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23809 24862 23887
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -5 801 £51,000 +2.00% 104
London -1 272 £60,000 +20.00% 32
South East -43 134 £50,000 - 19
Yorkshire +38 89 £50,000 +17.64% 7
West Midlands +11 87 £50,000 +5.26% 4
City of London +7 77 £62,500 +4.16% 17
North West -16 75 £47,500 +11.76% 9
East of England -26 67 £55,000 +7.31% 11
West Yorkshire +22 52 £50,000 +19.76% 4
East Midlands +29 49 £52,500 +13.51% 5
Surrey +17 43 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Birmingham 0 37 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Berkshire -29 35 £45,000 -21.73% 7
Leeds +18 33 £50,000 +28.20% 1
Manchester -18 30 £38,750 -8.82% 5
Hertfordshire -15 27 £55,000 +14.58% 7
South West -16 27 £50,000 +17.64% 14
Derbyshire +13 25 £65,000 +23.80% 2
North Yorkshire +14 22 £50,000 +5.26%
Scotland +19 21 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Wales -3 21 £55,000 +34.14% 4
Hampshire +13 20 £44,000 -2.22% 4
Lancashire +8 18 £35,000 -23.91% 1
South Wales -5 18 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 17 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Bedfordshire -15 16 £45,000 -12.19% 2
South Yorkshire +14 15 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Sheffield +7 15 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Harrogate +4 15 £47,500 +5.55%
Cheshire -3 15 £50,000 - 2

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1614 (94.06%) PRINCE2
2 896 (52.21%) Project Management
3 543 (31.64%) Finance
4 374 (21.79%) ITIL
5 370 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
6 342 (19.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 273 (15.91%) Degree
8 230 (13.40%) Microsoft
9 199 (11.60%) PMI Certification
10 192 (11.19%) MS Project
11 182 (10.61%) PRINCE
12 175 (10.20%) MS Excel
13 170 (9.91%) PMP
14 145 (8.45%) Change Management
15 138 (8.04%) Service Delivery
16 133 (7.75%) Business Analysis
17 132 (7.69%) Risk Management
18 129 (7.52%) Windows
19 123 (7.17%) ITIL Certification
20 122 (7.11%) Retail
21 114 (6.64%) Data Centre
22 112 (6.53%) ERP
23 111 (6.47%) Project Planning
24 107 (6.24%) SDLC
25 105 (6.12%) Oracle
26 104 (6.06%) VMware
27 100 (5.83%) Waterfall
28 95 (5.54%) Banking
29 91 (5.30%) Programme Management
29 91 (5.30%) WAN

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.46%) IIS
3 18 (1.05%) CMS
4 17 (0.99%) WebSphere
5 14 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 12 (0.70%) Lync
7 11 (0.64%) Drupal
8 10 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.29%) Confluence
12 4 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.17%) WorkSite
13 3 (0.17%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.12%) Documentum
14 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.12%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 192 (11.19%) MS Project
2 175 (10.20%) MS Excel
3 59 (3.44%) MS Visio
4 55 (3.21%) MS Office
5 53 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.17%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.12%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.058%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.81%) Oracle Applications
3 22 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (0.87%) SAP CO
5 15 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
5 15 (0.87%) SAP SD
5 15 (0.87%) SAP FI
5 15 (0.87%) SAP SCM
6 14 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
9 7 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
9 7 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
9 7 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
10 6 (0.35%) SAP HCM
11 5 (0.29%) Primavera
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
12 4 (0.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.52%) SaaS
2 17 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.70%) Office 365
4 8 (0.47%) PaaS
5 7 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.058%) Trello
7 1 (0.058%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.058%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (5.30%) WAN
2 89 (5.19%) LAN
3 49 (2.86%) VoIP
4 41 (2.39%) Firewall
5 26 (1.52%) MPLS
6 24 (1.40%) TCP/IP
7 19 (1.11%) SAN
8 18 (1.05%) BIG-IP
8 18 (1.05%) Skype
9 14 (0.82%) Network Security
9 14 (0.82%) Wireless
10 12 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (0.70%) Unified Communications
11 11 (0.64%) DNS
12 10 (0.58%) IP Telephony
13 9 (0.52%) Internet
13 9 (0.52%) WLAN
13 9 (0.52%) Broadband
13 9 (0.52%) DHCP
14 7 (0.41%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (0.41%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.35%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.23%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.23%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (0.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (0.17%) QlikView
8 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (0.17%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.17%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.12%) MS Access
9 2 (0.12%) SAP BI
9 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (1.11%) JIRA
2 9 (0.52%) LoadRunner
3 8 (0.47%) HP UFT
4 4 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.23%) JDeveloper
5 3 (0.17%) Selenium
5 3 (0.17%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.17%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.12%) Toad
7 1 (0.058%) MSI
7 1 (0.058%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.058%) JMeter
7 1 (0.058%) Subversion
7 1 (0.058%) Maven
7 1 (0.058%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.058%) GitLab
7 1 (0.058%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.058%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.058%) WinDbg
General
1 543 (31.64%) Finance
2 122 (7.11%) Retail
3 95 (5.54%) Banking
4 91 (5.30%) Telecoms
5 58 (3.38%) Manufacturing
6 38 (2.21%) Law
7 31 (1.81%) Marketing
8 30 (1.75%) Legal
9 24 (1.40%) Publishing
10 21 (1.22%) Local Government
11 20 (1.17%) Games
12 19 (1.11%) Advertising
12 19 (1.11%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.82%) Billing
14 12 (0.70%) Front Office
14 12 (0.70%) Back Office
15 7 (0.41%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.41%) Automotive
16 6 (0.35%) Electronics
17 5 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1089 (63.46%) Project Manager
2 133 (7.75%) Analyst
3 132 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 128 (7.46%) IT Project Manager
5 118 (6.88%) Senior Manager
6 111 (6.47%) Senior Project Manager
7 87 (5.07%) Infrastructure Manager
8 79 (4.60%) Business Analyst
9 76 (4.43%) Service Manager
10 75 (4.37%) Technical Manager
11 71 (4.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 63 (3.67%) Agile Project Manager
13 58 (3.38%) Programme Manager
14 53 (3.09%) Consultant
14 53 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
15 45 (2.62%) Technical Project Manager
16 44 (2.56%) Software Manager
17 43 (2.51%) Software Project Manager
18 42 (2.45%) Junior Project Manager
18 42 (2.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (2.62%) .NET
2 15 (0.87%) XML
3 10 (0.58%) ASP.NET
4 9 (0.52%) HTML
5 7 (0.41%) Web Services
6 6 (0.35%) Middleware
6 6 (0.35%) SAP PI
7 5 (0.29%) CSS
7 5 (0.29%) J2EE
8 3 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (0.17%) jQuery
8 3 (0.17%) Apache Flex
8 3 (0.17%) HTML5
8 3 (0.17%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.12%) SAP TM
9 2 (0.12%) Swing
9 2 (0.12%) Spring
10 1 (0.058%) Java EE
10 1 (0.058%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 114 (6.64%) Data Centre
2 72 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 63 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 40 (2.33%) Statistics
6 38 (2.21%) PMI
7 27 (1.57%) EPoS
7 27 (1.57%) FMCG
8 21 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (0.87%) NHS
10 12 (0.70%) Life Science
10 12 (0.70%) Kindle
11 11 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
12 9 (0.52%) Smart Meter
12 9 (0.52%) Blog
12 9 (0.52%) IPTV
13 8 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
14 7 (0.41%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.41%) User Experience
14 7 (0.41%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 129 (7.52%) Windows
2 59 (3.44%) Linux
3 40 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (1.17%) UNIX
6 15 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.23%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.23%) Android
8 3 (0.17%) Solaris
8 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.058%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1614 (94.06%) PRINCE2
2 896 (52.21%) Project Management
3 374 (21.79%) ITIL
4 370 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
5 342 (19.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 182 (10.61%) PRINCE
7 145 (8.45%) Change Management
8 138 (8.04%) Service Delivery
9 133 (7.75%) Business Analysis
10 132 (7.69%) Risk Management
11 112 (6.53%) ERP
12 111 (6.47%) Project Planning
13 107 (6.24%) SDLC
14 100 (5.83%) Waterfall
15 91 (5.30%) Programme Management
16 80 (4.66%) CRM
16 80 (4.66%) Mentoring
17 79 (4.60%) Scrum
18 73 (4.25%) Software Delivery
19 66 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 72 (4.20%) SQL
2 59 (3.44%) Java
3 34 (1.98%) C#
4 26 (1.52%) C
5 13 (0.76%) C++
6 9 (0.52%) VBA
6 9 (0.52%) Ruby
7 8 (0.47%) PHP
8 5 (0.29%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.23%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.23%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.23%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.17%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.12%) VB
11 2 (0.12%) RPG
12 1 (0.058%) VBScript
12 1 (0.058%) Perl
12 1 (0.058%) Python
12 1 (0.058%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.058%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 273 (15.91%) Degree
2 199 (11.60%) PMI Certification
3 170 (9.91%) PMP
4 123 (7.17%) ITIL Certification
5 75 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 67 (3.90%) ISEB
7 60 (3.50%) Security Cleared
8 47 (2.74%) SC Cleared
9 36 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (1.98%) MCSE
11 33 (1.92%) APMP
12 22 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (0.93%) CCNA
14 15 (0.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 15 (0.87%) DV Cleared
15 12 (0.70%) ISTQB
16 11 (0.64%) MBA
17 10 (0.58%) CCNP
17 10 (0.58%) CISSP
18 9 (0.52%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.50%) QA
2 33 (1.92%) SLA
3 31 (1.81%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (1.34%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.64%) MiFID
6 11 (0.64%) EMIR
7 9 (0.52%) PMBOK
8 8 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
9 7 (0.41%) COBIT
10 3 (0.17%) P3O
11 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
11 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.12%) FATCA
11 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.058%) Basel II
12 1 (0.058%) HL7
12 1 (0.058%) DICOM
12 1 (0.058%) COREP
12 1 (0.058%) FINREP
System Software
1 63 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.58%) XenApp
4 6 (0.35%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.17%) UAG
7 2 (0.12%) vSphere
8 1 (0.058%) Docker
8 1 (0.058%) LXC
8 1 (0.058%) iptables
8 1 (0.058%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.058%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.058%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.058%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (0.52%) SCCM
2 7 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.12%) SCOM
3 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.058%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.058%) logstash
4 1 (0.058%) systemd
4 1 (0.058%) Graphite
4 1 (0.058%) WSUS
4 1 (0.058%) Puppet
Vendors
1 230 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 105 (6.12%) Oracle
3 104 (6.06%) VMware
4 67 (3.90%) SAP
5 61 (3.55%) Cisco
6 44 (2.56%) Citrix
7 41 (2.39%) IBM
8 34 (1.98%) HP
9 22 (1.28%) CheckPoint
10 21 (1.22%) F5
11 17 (0.99%) Red Hat
12 14 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (0.64%) Computacenter
14 9 (0.52%) EMC
15 7 (0.41%) Hyperion
15 7 (0.41%) Planview
15 7 (0.41%) ION Trading
15 7 (0.41%) ServiceNow
16 5 (0.29%) Juniper
16 5 (0.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wales
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £24000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
SCC
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£70,000 plus 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago