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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 348 360 364
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 847 754 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.71% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.74% 2.63% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 679 642 716
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%

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
30918 28623 33883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.08% 26.79% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24116 23391 28525
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +21 794 £50,000 - 114
London +34 329 £55,000 -4.34% 49
South East +10 176 £52,500 +5.00% 23
City of London +5 82 £66,500 +6.40% 12
East of England +24 78 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Berkshire +32 74 £60,000 +10.09% 4
Yorkshire -34 65 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands -5 50 £47,500 +16.56% 6
West Yorkshire -29 50 £42,500 - 2
Leeds -11 47 £42,500 -
North West -20 45 £45,000 +7.14% 13
East Midlands +4 33 £45,000 -9.54% 6
West Sussex +2 31 £42,750 -5.00% 6
Scotland -13 31 £47,875 -4.25% 5
Surrey -28 31 £57,500 +18.55% 7
South West -42 28 £45,000 - 5
Hertfordshire +9 27 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Birmingham +5 22 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Reading +3 22 £48,750 -18.75% 2
Glasgow +2 20 £45,000 -16.27% 2
Cambridgeshire -3 18 £47,500 - 1
Manchester -29 18 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Essex +16 17 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Northamptonshire -13 14 £45,000 -17.43% 2
Northampton -16 14 £45,000 -17.43% 1
Cheshire -5 13 £45,000 +7.14% 7
Nottinghamshire +6 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Kent +5 12 £50,000 +29.03%
North Yorkshire -11 12 £47,500 +35.71%
Crawley +8 10 £50,000 +17.64%

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1785 (98.02%) PRINCE2
2 1008 (55.35%) Project Management
3 640 (35.15%) Finance
4 417 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
5 374 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 294 (16.14%) ITIL
7 250 (13.73%) Degree
8 205 (11.26%) Business Analysis
9 204 (11.20%) MS Project
10 203 (11.15%) Microsoft
11 180 (9.88%) PRINCE
12 168 (9.23%) Retail
12 168 (9.23%) MS Excel
13 164 (9.01%) Risk Management
14 152 (8.35%) Programme Management
15 146 (8.02%) Scrum
16 145 (7.96%) Telecoms
17 137 (7.52%) Security Cleared
18 129 (7.08%) Change Management
19 121 (6.64%) SC Cleared
20 115 (6.32%) Waterfall
20 115 (6.32%) Change Control
21 114 (6.26%) ISEB
22 111 (6.10%) PMI Certification
23 110 (6.04%) Quality Management
24 108 (5.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 103 (5.66%) Migration
26 101 (5.55%) MS Office
26 101 (5.55%) Oracle
27 99 (5.44%) CRM

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 70 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.26%) Drupal
3 14 (0.77%) IIS
4 12 (0.66%) MS Project Server
5 9 (0.49%) Lync
6 6 (0.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.33%) CMS
7 5 (0.27%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.16%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.055%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.055%) WordPress
9 1 (0.055%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.055%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.055%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 204 (11.20%) MS Project
2 168 (9.23%) MS Excel
3 101 (5.55%) MS Office
4 59 (3.24%) MS Visio
5 31 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.33%) FastStats
8 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 26 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
4 12 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.55%) Maximo
5 10 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.55%) Magento
6 6 (0.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 6 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.22%) Academy Housing
7 4 (0.22%) arcHouse
7 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.22%) Workday HCM
8 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.16%) Shopify
8 3 (0.16%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.10%) SaaS
2 6 (0.33%) Basecamp
3 4 (0.22%) Force.com
4 3 (0.16%) PaaS
5 2 (0.11%) IaaS
5 2 (0.11%) Office 365
5 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 93 (5.11%) WAN
2 62 (3.40%) LAN
3 47 (2.58%) MPLS
4 35 (1.92%) Firewall
5 33 (1.81%) SAN
6 28 (1.54%) Internet
7 21 (1.15%) Unified Communications
7 21 (1.15%) IP Telephony
8 20 (1.10%) TCP/IP
9 17 (0.93%) Network Security
10 15 (0.82%) VoIP
11 14 (0.77%) DNS
11 14 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (0.71%) IPv6
12 13 (0.71%) IPX
12 13 (0.71%) DHCP
13 12 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (0.66%) Cisco IPT
13 12 (0.66%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (2.42%) SQL Server
2 25 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 23 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 10 (0.55%) Data Mining
6 6 (0.33%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (0.33%) PowerCenter
6 6 (0.33%) BusinessObjects XI
6 6 (0.33%) QlikView
6 6 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.33%) Pentaho
7 5 (0.27%) SAP BW
7 5 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.11%) Big Data
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (0.60%) JIRA
2 4 (0.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.11%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.055%) Selenium
5 1 (0.055%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.055%) PowerBuilder
General
1 640 (35.15%) Finance
2 168 (9.23%) Retail
3 145 (7.96%) Telecoms
4 83 (4.56%) Banking
5 77 (4.23%) Marketing
6 63 (3.46%) Legal
7 40 (2.20%) Advertising
8 38 (2.09%) Publishing
9 27 (1.48%) Investment Banking
9 27 (1.48%) Law
10 25 (1.37%) Automotive
11 22 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 21 (1.15%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.71%) Local Government
15 12 (0.66%) Games
16 10 (0.55%) Billing
17 9 (0.49%) International Banking
18 7 (0.38%) Back Office
19 6 (0.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1189 (65.29%) Project Manager
2 170 (9.34%) IT Project Manager
3 159 (8.73%) Senior Manager
4 154 (8.46%) Analyst
5 150 (8.24%) Senior Project Manager
6 135 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 123 (6.75%) Business Analyst
8 117 (6.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 100 (5.49%) Programme Manager
10 87 (4.78%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 62 (3.40%) Consultant
12 60 (3.29%) Delivery Manager
13 50 (2.75%) Technical Manager
14 46 (2.53%) Business Manager
15 37 (2.03%) Technical Project Manager
16 34 (1.87%) Junior
16 34 (1.87%) Service Manager
17 33 (1.81%) Junior Project Manager
18 31 (1.70%) Agile Project Manager
19 30 (1.65%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (2.69%) .NET
2 19 (1.04%) Middleware
3 16 (0.88%) HTML
4 11 (0.60%) ASP.NET
5 8 (0.44%) Apache Flex
6 6 (0.33%) J2EE
6 6 (0.33%) COM
6 6 (0.33%) LAMP
7 5 (0.27%) Web Services
8 4 (0.22%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (0.22%) EDI
8 4 (0.22%) XBRL
8 4 (0.22%) Visualforce
9 2 (0.11%) WinForms
9 2 (0.11%) CSS
9 2 (0.11%) XML
9 2 (0.11%) WPF
10 1 (0.055%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.055%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 94 (5.16%) Management Information System
1 94 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (2.53%) PMI
3 45 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 25 (1.37%) Kindle
5 21 (1.15%) NHS
6 18 (0.99%) Mobile App
7 15 (0.82%) User Experience
8 14 (0.77%) Economics
9 13 (0.71%) Digital Media
9 13 (0.71%) EPoS
10 12 (0.66%) Statistics
11 11 (0.60%) Social Media
11 11 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (0.60%) e-Health
11 11 (0.60%) E-Learning
12 9 (0.49%) PKI
12 9 (0.49%) Cryptography
13 8 (0.44%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 80 (4.39%) Windows
2 37 (2.03%) Linux
3 22 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (0.71%) UNIX
6 12 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.38%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.33%) Android
9 5 (0.27%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.16%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.055%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.055%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1785 (98.02%) PRINCE2
2 1008 (55.35%) Project Management
3 417 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
4 374 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 294 (16.14%) ITIL
6 205 (11.26%) Business Analysis
7 180 (9.88%) PRINCE
8 164 (9.01%) Risk Management
9 152 (8.35%) Programme Management
10 146 (8.02%) Scrum
11 129 (7.08%) Change Management
12 115 (6.32%) Waterfall
12 115 (6.32%) Change Control
13 110 (6.04%) Quality Management
14 103 (5.66%) Migration
15 99 (5.44%) CRM
16 92 (5.05%) Project Planning
17 88 (4.83%) E-Commerce
18 83 (4.56%) Service Delivery
19 73 (4.01%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (3.46%) SQL
2 50 (2.75%) Java
3 28 (1.54%) C
4 18 (0.99%) VBA
5 16 (0.88%) C#
6 10 (0.55%) VB
7 7 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.27%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.22%) Ruby
9 4 (0.22%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.11%) Lingo
10 2 (0.11%) Perl
10 2 (0.11%) C++
10 2 (0.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.11%) VBScript
10 2 (0.11%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.055%) PHP
11 1 (0.055%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 250 (13.73%) Degree
2 137 (7.52%) Security Cleared
3 121 (6.64%) SC Cleared
4 114 (6.26%) ISEB
5 111 (6.10%) PMI Certification
6 108 (5.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 73 (4.01%) PMP
8 66 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
9 40 (2.20%) APMP
10 34 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
11 29 (1.59%) CCNP
12 26 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (1.37%) ISTQB
14 23 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 23 (1.26%) MCSE
15 19 (1.04%) CCIE
15 19 (1.04%) CCNA
16 17 (0.93%) CISSP
17 12 (0.66%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
18 9 (0.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.75%) QA
2 41 (2.25%) ISO 9001
3 19 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.04%) SLA
4 11 (0.60%) Solvency II
4 11 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.44%) Basel II
6 4 (0.22%) COBIT
6 4 (0.22%) COREP
6 4 (0.22%) FINREP
7 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.16%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.11%) Basel III
9 1 (0.055%) P3O
9 1 (0.055%) TickIT
9 1 (0.055%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 36 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.88%) UAG
3 16 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
4 11 (0.60%) vSphere
5 10 (0.55%) VMware ESX
5 10 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.44%) Snort
7 3 (0.16%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.11%) XenApp
8 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (0.27%) SCCM
1 5 (0.27%) SCOM
1 5 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 203 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 101 (5.55%) Oracle
3 71 (3.90%) SAP
4 67 (3.68%) VMware
5 63 (3.46%) Cisco
6 58 (3.19%) Fujitsu
7 31 (1.70%) Citrix
8 29 (1.59%) HP
9 23 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (1.04%) CheckPoint
11 18 (0.99%) IBM
12 16 (0.88%) Juniper
13 14 (0.77%) F5
14 13 (0.71%) Business Objects
15 10 (0.55%) Avaya
16 9 (0.49%) CA
17 8 (0.44%) Sourcefire
17 8 (0.44%) Civica
17 8 (0.44%) Dell
17 8 (0.44%) EMC
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £45000 Per Annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Preston, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
North London
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + & Benefits & Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum OTE £53k + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago