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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 338 389 344
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -45
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 830 693 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.66% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 2.40% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 680 530 629
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
32098 28874 28919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.61% 27.33% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25538 22741 23658
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +47 774 £50,000 +3.09% 133
London +39 228 £53,500 -2.72% 45
South East +1 175 £52,500 +5.00% 22
North West +52 101 £45,000 +19.20% 14
East of England +9 74 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Manchester +25 68 £45,000 +38.46% 6
West Midlands +5 58 £45,000 +9.75% 10
Surrey +6 57 £60,000 +9.09% 2
City of London -28 52 £55,000 -4.34% 16
Yorkshire -38 50 £42,500 -5.02% 5
Berkshire +13 49 £47,500 +5.55% 2
East Midlands +55 41 £50,000 +5.26% 10
West Yorkshire -37 36 £42,500 -4.49% 4
Birmingham +16 35 £45,000 -10.00% 3
South West -25 31 £40,000 -8.57% 13
Scotland +18 28 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Hampshire -25 28 £43,500 -13.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +28 25 £63,750 -15.00% 5
Nottinghamshire +25 23 £50,000 +21.95% 2
Bedfordshire +24 23 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Nottingham +17 21 £50,000 +21.95% 2
Cheshire -5 20 £54,999 +15.78% 4
Leeds -21 19 £45,477 +1.06% 1
Reading +6 16 £53,250 -3.18% 1
Essex - 16 £35,000 - 1
Southampton -22 15 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Luton - 15 £52,500 - 3
Hertfordshire -17 14 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Edinburgh +9 13 £72,500 +45.00%
Guildford +21 12 £62,500 -

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1689 (95.42%) PRINCE2
2 891 (50.34%) Project Management
3 556 (31.41%) Finance
4 362 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
5 335 (18.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 310 (17.51%) Degree
7 302 (17.06%) ITIL
8 248 (14.01%) Microsoft
9 217 (12.26%) MS Excel
10 197 (11.13%) PMI Certification
11 190 (10.73%) MS Project
12 179 (10.11%) PRINCE
13 159 (8.98%) Retail
14 154 (8.70%) Business Analysis
14 154 (8.70%) Telecoms
15 144 (8.14%) PMP
16 131 (7.40%) Change Management
17 125 (7.06%) Waterfall
18 120 (6.78%) Banking
19 118 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
20 117 (6.61%) Oracle
20 117 (6.61%) ERP
21 116 (6.55%) Risk Management
22 114 (6.44%) Project Planning
23 113 (6.38%) SAP
24 104 (5.88%) Scrum
25 93 (5.25%) CRM
26 91 (5.14%) ISEB
26 91 (5.14%) Programme Management
27 90 (5.08%) Manufacturing

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 44 (2.49%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.75%) Lync
3 18 (1.02%) MS Project Server
4 10 (0.56%) IIS
5 8 (0.45%) Drupal
6 6 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (0.34%) JBoss
6 6 (0.34%) Documentum
7 5 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.28%) SAS
8 4 (0.23%) CMS
8 4 (0.23%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.17%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.11%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.11%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.056%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.056%) WordPress
Applications
1 217 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 190 (10.73%) MS Project
3 81 (4.58%) MS Office
4 63 (3.56%) MS Visio
5 56 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.056%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.056%) SPSS
7 1 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 40 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (0.79%) SAP BPC
4 12 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
4 12 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.56%) SAP FI
5 10 (0.56%) SAP CO
5 10 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (0.45%) Magento
7 6 (0.34%) assyst
8 5 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.23%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.23%) Academy Housing
9 4 (0.23%) arcHouse
9 4 (0.23%) SAP Retail
10 3 (0.17%) Maximo
10 3 (0.17%) CA PPM
10 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.36%) SaaS
2 18 (1.02%) Office 365
3 17 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.23%) Force.com
7 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.056%) PaaS
8 1 (0.056%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.33%) WAN
2 46 (2.60%) LAN
3 30 (1.69%) MPLS
4 25 (1.41%) VoIP
5 19 (1.07%) Internet
6 14 (0.79%) Wireless
6 14 (0.79%) IP Telephony
7 11 (0.62%) Network Security
8 10 (0.56%) SAN
9 9 (0.51%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.51%) 4G
10 8 (0.45%) Firewall
11 7 (0.40%) TETRA
12 6 (0.34%) Broadband
12 6 (0.34%) Extranet
13 5 (0.28%) PBX
13 5 (0.28%) VPN
14 4 (0.23%) DNS
14 4 (0.23%) WLAN
14 4 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (2.03%) SQL Server
2 30 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 25 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (0.90%) SAP BI
5 12 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (0.62%) QlikView
7 7 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.34%) SAP BW
9 5 (0.28%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (0.17%) PowerCenter
11 3 (0.17%) MS Access
11 3 (0.17%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.11%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (0.34%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.17%) Toad
4 2 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.056%) JIRA
5 1 (0.056%) JMeter
5 1 (0.056%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.056%) Selenium
5 1 (0.056%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.056%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.056%) SpecFlow
General
1 556 (31.41%) Finance
2 159 (8.98%) Retail
3 154 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 120 (6.78%) Banking
5 90 (5.08%) Manufacturing
6 60 (3.39%) Marketing
7 33 (1.86%) Legal
8 32 (1.81%) Law
9 22 (1.24%) Local Government
10 20 (1.13%) Advertising
11 18 (1.02%) Automotive
12 16 (0.90%) Games
13 15 (0.85%) German Language
14 14 (0.79%) Publishing
14 14 (0.79%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.68%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.62%) French Language
16 11 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.51%) Billing
17 9 (0.51%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1136 (64.18%) Project Manager
2 175 (9.89%) IT Project Manager
3 154 (8.70%) Analyst
4 130 (7.34%) Senior Manager
5 118 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
6 95 (5.37%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 84 (4.75%) Business Analyst
8 78 (4.41%) Delivery Manager
9 68 (3.84%) Programme Manager
10 64 (3.62%) Infrastructure Manager
11 53 (2.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 47 (2.66%) Junior Project Manager
12 47 (2.66%) Junior
13 46 (2.60%) Consultant
13 46 (2.60%) Service Manager
14 42 (2.37%) Technical Manager
15 41 (2.32%) PMO Analyst
16 40 (2.26%) Business Manager
17 37 (2.09%) SAP Manager
18 31 (1.75%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (2.43%) .NET
2 32 (1.81%) Middleware
3 13 (0.73%) HTML
4 11 (0.62%) J2EE
5 10 (0.56%) Web Services
6 9 (0.51%) ASP.NET
7 8 (0.45%) XML
8 7 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (0.40%) Grails
9 6 (0.34%) EDI
10 4 (0.23%) Apache Flex
10 4 (0.23%) Visualforce
10 4 (0.23%) COM
10 4 (0.23%) Spring
10 4 (0.23%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.17%) SAP PI
11 3 (0.17%) Silverlight
11 3 (0.17%) SailPoint
12 2 (0.11%) WebCenter
12 2 (0.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 118 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (3.67%) Management Information System
3 56 (3.16%) PMI
4 36 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 32 (1.81%) FMCG
6 27 (1.53%) NHS
7 22 (1.24%) EPoS
8 19 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (0.73%) Mobile App
10 8 (0.45%) Kindle
10 8 (0.45%) Social Media
11 7 (0.40%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.40%) User Experience
11 7 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
11 7 (0.40%) Blog
11 7 (0.40%) Open Source
12 6 (0.34%) Credit Risk
12 6 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.34%) E-Learning
13 5 (0.28%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 71 (4.01%) Windows
2 18 (1.02%) UNIX
3 16 (0.90%) Linux
4 14 (0.79%) Windows 8
5 11 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.23%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.17%) Solaris
9 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.17%) Android
9 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.056%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1689 (95.42%) PRINCE2
2 891 (50.34%) Project Management
3 362 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 335 (18.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 302 (17.06%) ITIL
6 179 (10.11%) PRINCE
7 154 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 131 (7.40%) Change Management
9 125 (7.06%) Waterfall
10 117 (6.61%) ERP
11 116 (6.55%) Risk Management
12 114 (6.44%) Project Planning
13 104 (5.88%) Scrum
14 93 (5.25%) CRM
15 91 (5.14%) Programme Management
16 87 (4.92%) E-Commerce
17 85 (4.80%) Mentoring
18 74 (4.18%) Business Intelligence
19 68 (3.84%) Service Delivery
19 68 (3.84%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (4.58%) SQL
2 66 (3.73%) Java
3 24 (1.36%) C
3 24 (1.36%) C#
4 15 (0.85%) VBA
5 8 (0.45%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.40%) Ruby
7 6 (0.34%) VB
8 5 (0.28%) C++
9 4 (0.23%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.11%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.056%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.056%) RPG
11 1 (0.056%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 310 (17.51%) Degree
2 197 (11.13%) PMI Certification
3 144 (8.14%) PMP
4 91 (5.14%) ISEB
5 89 (5.03%) ITIL Certification
6 54 (3.05%) Security Cleared
7 53 (2.99%) VCP4
8 49 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 35 (1.98%) SC Cleared
10 23 (1.30%) APMP
11 20 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (1.13%) ISTQB
12 17 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 16 (0.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 13 (0.73%) MCSE
15 8 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
16 6 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
16 6 (0.34%) MBA
17 5 (0.28%) DV Cleared
18 4 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.15%) QA
2 29 (1.64%) SLA
3 14 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.40%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.28%) Basel II
8 5 (0.28%) P3O
8 5 (0.28%) FATCA
9 3 (0.17%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.11%) EMIR
10 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.056%) COBIT
11 1 (0.056%) TickIT
11 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (1.24%) Hyper-V
2 21 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.40%) XenApp
5 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.17%) UAG
6 3 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.056%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.056%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (0.28%) SCCM
3 1 (0.056%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.056%) SCOM
3 1 (0.056%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 248 (14.01%) Microsoft
2 117 (6.61%) Oracle
3 113 (6.38%) SAP
4 48 (2.71%) HP
5 47 (2.66%) VMware
6 44 (2.49%) ION Trading
7 34 (1.92%) Cisco
8 20 (1.13%) Citrix
9 17 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (0.96%) F5
10 16 (0.90%) IBM
11 14 (0.79%) EMC
12 12 (0.68%) Riverbed
12 12 (0.68%) NetApp
12 12 (0.68%) McAfee
13 11 (0.62%) ServiceNow
14 9 (0.51%) Open Text
14 9 (0.51%) Intergraph
14 9 (0.51%) Avaya
15 7 (0.40%) Fujitsu
Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £49500.00 per annum
Posted: 41 minutes ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
GB Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Specsavers
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £151 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Mothercare
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago