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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 343 403 349
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -54
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 856 646 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.63% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.93% 2.31% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 707 490 664
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,300 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.60%

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
29255 27965 30740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.63% 27.26% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23431 21963 25717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 +63 784 £50,000 +1.01% 117
London +19 235 £55,000 +1.85% 37
South East +12 181 £50,000 - 28
North West +26 85 £47,500 +21.79% 9
East of England +24 84 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Surrey +22 73 £55,000 +10.00% 4
West Midlands +33 69 £45,000 +16.12% 12
Manchester +19 58 £47,500 +26.66% 7
East Midlands +51 47 £50,750 +6.84% 9
Berkshire -2 44 £47,500 -7.31% 8
Yorkshire -22 44 £45,954 +2.12% 11
City of London -19 43 £55,000 -8.33% 12
Birmingham +24 37 £42,500 -5.55% 7
South West -16 36 £40,000 -15.78% 2
West Yorkshire -13 35 £45,954 +5.03% 7
Scotland +15 26 £41,000 -7.34% 1
Hampshire -22 26 £51,250 +2.50% 6
Hertfordshire +10 25 £52,500 +10.81% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 21 £62,500 +56.25% 5
Bedfordshire +22 20 £42,500 - 1
Leeds 0 19 £46,727 +9.94% 4
Nottinghamshire +26 16 £41,522 -16.95% 3
Glasgow +25 16 £33,500 -21.17% 1
Reading +11 16 £50,000 -16.66%
Essex 0 16 £39,750 -29.33% 5
Cambridgeshire -4 16 £60,000 +9.09%
Guildford +5 15 £62,500 +16.27%
Northamptonshire +7 14 £52,500 +2.94%
Cheshire -5 14 £54,999 +15.78%
Nottingham - 14 £50,000 - 2

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1706 (96.22%) PRINCE2
2 930 (52.45%) Project Management
3 587 (33.11%) Finance
4 361 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 340 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
6 304 (17.15%) Degree
7 275 (15.51%) ITIL
8 219 (12.35%) Microsoft
9 202 (11.39%) MS Excel
10 187 (10.55%) MS Project
11 179 (10.10%) PMI Certification
12 171 (9.64%) PRINCE
13 164 (9.25%) Telecoms
14 159 (8.97%) Retail
15 145 (8.18%) Business Analysis
16 138 (7.78%) Change Management
17 134 (7.56%) PMP
18 125 (7.05%) Banking
19 122 (6.88%) Project Planning
20 120 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
21 119 (6.71%) SAP
22 113 (6.37%) Risk Management
23 111 (6.26%) Oracle
23 111 (6.26%) Scrum
24 108 (6.09%) Waterfall
25 107 (6.03%) ISEB
26 104 (5.87%) ERP
27 102 (5.75%) Programme Management
28 100 (5.64%) MS Office
29 95 (5.36%) CRM

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (2.26%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.35%) Lync
3 21 (1.18%) MS Project Server
4 6 (0.34%) IIS
4 6 (0.34%) JBoss
5 5 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (0.28%) CMS
6 4 (0.23%) Documentum
6 4 (0.23%) SAS
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.23%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.23%) Drupal
7 3 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.11%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.11%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.056%) WordPress
9 1 (0.056%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 202 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 187 (10.55%) MS Project
3 100 (5.64%) MS Office
4 63 (3.55%) MS Visio
5 55 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 40 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.73%) SAP BPC
3 13 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (0.62%) SAP CO
4 11 (0.62%) SAP FI
5 8 (0.45%) Magento
6 6 (0.34%) assyst
7 5 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.28%) Academy Housing
7 5 (0.28%) arcHouse
7 5 (0.28%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.23%) SAP Retail
8 4 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.17%) Shopify
9 3 (0.17%) CA Clarity
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.18%) SaaS
2 15 (0.85%) Office 365
3 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.28%) Force.com
5 1 (0.056%) PaaS
5 1 (0.056%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (3.38%) WAN
2 42 (2.37%) LAN
3 29 (1.64%) MPLS
4 26 (1.47%) VoIP
5 24 (1.35%) Internet
6 15 (0.85%) IP Telephony
6 15 (0.85%) Wireless
7 10 (0.56%) SAN
8 8 (0.45%) Firewall
8 8 (0.45%) Unified Communications
8 8 (0.45%) 4G
9 7 (0.39%) Network Security
9 7 (0.39%) TETRA
9 7 (0.39%) Broadband
9 7 (0.39%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.34%) 3G
10 6 (0.34%) Extranet
11 5 (0.28%) Intranet
11 5 (0.28%) VPN
11 5 (0.28%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (1.69%) Relational Database
2 27 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 26 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (0.85%) SAP BI
5 12 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (0.56%) QlikView
7 8 (0.45%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.34%) PowerCenter
9 6 (0.34%) SAP BW
9 6 (0.34%) Oracle OWB
9 6 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (0.28%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.17%) SQLPlus
12 3 (0.17%) MS Access
13 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.11%) Oracle BI EE
14 1 (0.056%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.34%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.11%) Toad
3 2 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.056%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.056%) JIRA
4 1 (0.056%) Selenium
4 1 (0.056%) PowerBuilder
General
1 587 (33.11%) Finance
2 164 (9.25%) Telecoms
3 159 (8.97%) Retail
4 125 (7.05%) Banking
5 81 (4.57%) Manufacturing
6 71 (4.00%) Marketing
7 44 (2.48%) Legal
8 34 (1.92%) Law
9 28 (1.58%) Advertising
10 22 (1.24%) Automotive
11 19 (1.07%) Games
12 18 (1.02%) Investment Banking
13 16 (0.90%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.90%) German Language
14 14 (0.79%) Local Government
15 12 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.68%) Billing
15 12 (0.68%) French Language
16 9 (0.51%) Aerospace
16 9 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1173 (66.16%) Project Manager
2 174 (9.81%) IT Project Manager
3 145 (8.18%) Senior Manager
4 141 (7.95%) Analyst
5 135 (7.61%) Senior Project Manager
6 92 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 83 (4.68%) Business Analyst
8 82 (4.62%) Programme Manager
9 81 (4.57%) Infrastructure Manager
10 69 (3.89%) Delivery Manager
11 68 (3.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 50 (2.82%) Business Manager
13 46 (2.59%) Technical Manager
14 39 (2.20%) Service Manager
15 38 (2.14%) Consultant
15 38 (2.14%) SAP Manager
16 36 (2.03%) Junior
16 36 (2.03%) Junior Project Manager
17 35 (1.97%) PMO Analyst
17 35 (1.97%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (2.20%) Middleware
2 36 (2.03%) .NET
3 16 (0.90%) HTML
4 10 (0.56%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (0.51%) Web Services
5 9 (0.51%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.39%) Grails
6 7 (0.39%) Apache Flex
6 7 (0.39%) J2EE
7 6 (0.34%) XML
7 6 (0.34%) EDI
8 5 (0.28%) Visualforce
8 5 (0.28%) COM
9 4 (0.23%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.23%) Spring
10 3 (0.17%) Silverlight
10 3 (0.17%) SailPoint
10 3 (0.17%) XBRL
11 2 (0.11%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (0.11%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 120 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 50 (2.82%) PMI
4 35 (1.97%) Computer Science
5 29 (1.64%) FMCG
6 28 (1.58%) NHS
7 23 (1.30%) EPoS
8 20 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 10 (0.56%) Mathematics
10 10 (0.56%) Social Media
11 9 (0.51%) Digital Media
12 7 (0.39%) Open Source
12 7 (0.39%) User Experience
13 6 (0.34%) Smart Meter
14 5 (0.28%) Tandem
14 5 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (0.23%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.23%) E-Learning
15 4 (0.23%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 50 (2.82%) Windows
2 17 (0.96%) UNIX
3 14 (0.79%) Windows 8
4 13 (0.73%) Linux
5 7 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.11%) Solaris
8 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.056%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1706 (96.22%) PRINCE2
2 930 (52.45%) Project Management
3 361 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 340 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
5 275 (15.51%) ITIL
6 171 (9.64%) PRINCE
7 145 (8.18%) Business Analysis
8 138 (7.78%) Change Management
9 122 (6.88%) Project Planning
10 113 (6.37%) Risk Management
11 111 (6.26%) Scrum
12 108 (6.09%) Waterfall
13 104 (5.87%) ERP
14 102 (5.75%) Programme Management
15 95 (5.36%) CRM
16 83 (4.68%) Mentoring
17 82 (4.62%) E-Commerce
18 74 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
19 68 (3.84%) People Management
20 66 (3.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 76 (4.29%) SQL
2 65 (3.67%) Java
3 30 (1.69%) C
4 21 (1.18%) C#
5 14 (0.79%) VBA
6 10 (0.56%) Ruby
7 9 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.34%) VB
9 5 (0.28%) Apex Code
10 4 (0.23%) C++
11 2 (0.11%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.056%) Lingo
12 1 (0.056%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.056%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.056%) RPG
Qualifications
1 304 (17.15%) Degree
2 179 (10.10%) PMI Certification
3 134 (7.56%) PMP
4 107 (6.03%) ISEB
5 72 (4.06%) ITIL Certification
6 66 (3.72%) Security Cleared
7 43 (2.43%) SC Cleared
8 37 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 26 (1.47%) APMP
10 22 (1.24%) ISTQB
11 17 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 7 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 5 (0.28%) MCSE
15 4 (0.23%) CCNA
15 4 (0.23%) MCSA
15 4 (0.23%) MBA
15 4 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.14%) QA
2 22 (1.24%) SLA
3 12 (0.68%) Solvency II
4 9 (0.51%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.45%) Basel II
5 8 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.28%) P3O
6 5 (0.28%) COBIT
7 4 (0.23%) FATCA
8 3 (0.17%) COREP
8 3 (0.17%) FINREP
9 2 (0.11%) EMIR
9 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.056%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.056%) TickIT
System Software
1 21 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (1.18%) Hyper-V
2 12 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.34%) XenApp
4 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.056%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (0.17%) SCCM
4 1 (0.056%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.056%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 219 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 119 (6.71%) SAP
3 111 (6.26%) Oracle
4 40 (2.26%) ION Trading
5 39 (2.20%) VMware
5 39 (2.20%) HP
6 32 (1.80%) Cisco
7 20 (1.13%) Citrix
8 16 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (0.90%) F5
9 15 (0.85%) EMC
10 13 (0.73%) Fujitsu
10 13 (0.73%) IBM
11 12 (0.68%) McAfee
11 12 (0.68%) Avaya
11 12 (0.68%) NetApp
11 12 (0.68%) Riverbed
12 10 (0.56%) Business Objects
13 9 (0.51%) Intergraph
13 9 (0.51%) Open Text
Buckinghamshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum + car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £29000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Talent Spa
Salary: £24,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + benefits + car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago