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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 353 340 353
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 871 945 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.79% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.88% 2.87% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 723 739 676
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.49% +0.55%

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
30192 32934 30570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.26% 27.39% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23932 26080 24731
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 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 June 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 June 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 +8 806 £52,500 +5.00% 103
London -21 270 £55,000 -4.34% 33
South East -5 144 £50,000 - 19
North West +10 84 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East of England -11 84 £55,000 +10.00% 10
West Midlands +9 83 £55,000 +15.78% 8
Yorkshire +7 70 £50,000 +11.11% 9
City of London -20 62 £57,500 -11.53% 16
East Midlands +34 55 £53,458 +22.18% 7
Berkshire -2 52 £60,000 +4.34% 3
West Yorkshire -5 40 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Manchester -17 39 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Birmingham -11 36 £55,000 - 2
Surrey -12 33 £51,250 -6.81% 9
Derbyshire +23 29 £65,000 +20.93% 4
Reading +1 29 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Hertfordshire +5 28 £55,000 +14.58% 7
Leeds -3 27 £50,000 +16.27% 3
Cambridgeshire +26 26 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Scotland +29 25 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South West -20 23 £54,000 +27.05% 9
Bedfordshire -9 21 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Oxfordshire +22 20 £65,000 +64.55%
Lancashire +7 20 £35,000 -11.94%
Coventry +2 18 £65,000 -13.33%
North Yorkshire +8 16 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Chesterfield - 16 £72,500 - 1
Cheshire -8 15 £62,500 +25.00%
Hampshire +13 14 £31,000 -27.05% 3
South Yorkshire +7 14 £57,500 +88.52%

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1624 (93.33%) PRINCE2
2 887 (50.98%) Project Management
3 529 (30.40%) Finance
4 369 (21.21%) ITIL
5 368 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
6 317 (18.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 290 (16.67%) Degree
8 251 (14.43%) Microsoft
9 207 (11.90%) PRINCE
10 206 (11.84%) PMI Certification
11 197 (11.32%) MS Excel
12 188 (10.80%) MS Project
13 176 (10.11%) PMP
14 140 (8.05%) Business Analysis
15 138 (7.93%) Retail
16 136 (7.82%) Change Management
17 132 (7.59%) Risk Management
18 124 (7.13%) Windows
19 122 (7.01%) ITIL Certification
20 118 (6.78%) ERP
21 115 (6.61%) Service Delivery
22 111 (6.38%) Data Centre
23 108 (6.21%) Project Planning
24 107 (6.15%) Oracle
25 106 (6.09%) Banking
25 106 (6.09%) Waterfall
26 102 (5.86%) VMware
27 100 (5.75%) Telecoms
27 100 (5.75%) SDLC
28 91 (5.23%) Programme Management

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 63 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 27 (1.55%) IIS
3 21 (1.21%) Lync
4 18 (1.03%) CMS
5 17 (0.98%) WebSphere
6 15 (0.86%) MS Exchange
7 14 (0.80%) Drupal
8 11 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.17%) Confluence
12 3 (0.17%) WorkSite
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.17%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.11%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.11%) Documentum
13 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 197 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 188 (10.80%) MS Project
3 69 (3.97%) MS Visio
4 64 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 63 (3.62%) MS Office
6 9 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.17%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.11%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.057%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 46 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
3 21 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (0.69%) SAP CO
5 12 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
5 12 (0.69%) SAP SD
5 12 (0.69%) SAP FI
5 12 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.69%) SAP SCM
6 8 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.34%) SAP HCM
9 5 (0.29%) Primavera
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.72%) SaaS
2 20 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.86%) Office 365
4 8 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.46%) PaaS
5 4 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.057%) Trello
6 1 (0.057%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.057%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 87 (5.00%) WAN
2 86 (4.94%) LAN
3 55 (3.16%) VoIP
4 32 (1.84%) Firewall
5 29 (1.67%) MPLS
6 23 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 18 (1.03%) BIG-IP
8 17 (0.98%) SAN
9 16 (0.92%) Network Security
10 15 (0.86%) Skype
11 13 (0.75%) Unified Communications
11 13 (0.75%) IP Telephony
11 13 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (0.63%) Wireless
13 10 (0.57%) DNS
13 10 (0.57%) Broadband
14 9 (0.52%) WLAN
15 8 (0.46%) DHCP
16 7 (0.40%) Cisco IPT
17 6 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 11 (0.63%) Relational Database
3 10 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.34%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (0.23%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.23%) SAP BI
6 4 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.23%) QlikView
7 3 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.17%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (0.11%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.057%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.057%) MySQL
9 1 (0.057%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 15 (0.86%) JIRA
2 8 (0.46%) LoadRunner
3 7 (0.40%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.17%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.17%) Toad
4 3 (0.17%) Selenium
5 2 (0.11%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.11%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.057%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.057%) GitLab
6 1 (0.057%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.057%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.057%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.057%) MSI
6 1 (0.057%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.057%) JMeter
6 1 (0.057%) Subversion
6 1 (0.057%) Maven
General
1 529 (30.40%) Finance
2 138 (7.93%) Retail
3 106 (6.09%) Banking
4 100 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 65 (3.74%) Manufacturing
6 42 (2.41%) Law
6 42 (2.41%) Marketing
7 28 (1.61%) Legal
7 28 (1.61%) Publishing
8 21 (1.21%) Local Government
9 20 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.15%) Games
10 16 (0.92%) Billing
11 13 (0.75%) Advertising
12 10 (0.57%) German Language
13 9 (0.52%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.52%) Front Office
14 8 (0.46%) Back Office
14 8 (0.46%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1088 (62.53%) Project Manager
2 144 (8.28%) Analyst
3 139 (7.99%) IT Project Manager
4 129 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 107 (6.15%) Senior Manager
6 101 (5.80%) Senior Project Manager
7 80 (4.60%) Business Analyst
7 80 (4.60%) Infrastructure Manager
8 73 (4.20%) Technical Manager
9 71 (4.08%) Service Manager
10 65 (3.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 60 (3.45%) Programme Manager
12 57 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
13 54 (3.10%) Agile Project Manager
14 53 (3.05%) Consultant
15 45 (2.59%) Junior
15 45 (2.59%) Junior Project Manager
16 42 (2.41%) Transition Manager
17 40 (2.30%) Technical Project Manager
18 39 (2.24%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (2.70%) .NET
2 12 (0.69%) XML
3 11 (0.63%) Web Services
4 9 (0.52%) HTML
4 9 (0.52%) ASP.NET
5 8 (0.46%) J2EE
5 8 (0.46%) Middleware
6 6 (0.34%) SAP PI
7 5 (0.29%) CSS
8 3 (0.17%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.17%) Grails
8 3 (0.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (0.17%) jQuery
8 3 (0.17%) Apache Flex
8 3 (0.17%) HTML5
9 2 (0.11%) SAP TM
9 2 (0.11%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.11%) Spring
9 2 (0.11%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 111 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 77 (4.43%) Management Information System
3 71 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 40 (2.30%) PMI
6 34 (1.95%) Statistics
7 30 (1.72%) FMCG
8 25 (1.44%) EPoS
9 23 (1.32%) NHS
10 19 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (0.80%) Kindle
12 10 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
12 10 (0.57%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.57%) User Experience
12 10 (0.57%) IPTV
12 10 (0.57%) Life Science
12 10 (0.57%) Blog
13 8 (0.46%) IVR
14 7 (0.40%) CCTV
14 7 (0.40%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 124 (7.13%) Windows
2 55 (3.16%) Linux
3 36 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (1.09%) UNIX
7 16 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.23%) Android
8 4 (0.23%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.17%) Solaris
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1624 (93.33%) PRINCE2
2 887 (50.98%) Project Management
3 369 (21.21%) ITIL
4 368 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
5 317 (18.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 207 (11.90%) PRINCE
7 140 (8.05%) Business Analysis
8 136 (7.82%) Change Management
9 132 (7.59%) Risk Management
10 118 (6.78%) ERP
11 115 (6.61%) Service Delivery
12 108 (6.21%) Project Planning
13 106 (6.09%) Waterfall
14 100 (5.75%) SDLC
15 91 (5.23%) Programme Management
16 89 (5.11%) CRM
17 82 (4.71%) Scrum
17 82 (4.71%) Mentoring
18 79 (4.54%) E-Commerce
19 70 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 79 (4.54%) SQL
2 55 (3.16%) Java
3 36 (2.07%) C#
4 21 (1.21%) C
5 12 (0.69%) C++
6 10 (0.57%) VBA
6 10 (0.57%) Ruby
7 6 (0.34%) PHP
8 5 (0.29%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.23%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.17%) VB
10 3 (0.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.057%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.057%) XMLA
11 1 (0.057%) Python
11 1 (0.057%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.057%) J#
11 1 (0.057%) Perl
11 1 (0.057%) RPG
11 1 (0.057%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 290 (16.67%) Degree
2 206 (11.84%) PMI Certification
3 176 (10.11%) PMP
4 122 (7.01%) ITIL Certification
5 74 (4.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 66 (3.79%) ISEB
7 52 (2.99%) Security Cleared
8 40 (2.30%) SC Cleared
9 37 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 35 (2.01%) MCSE
11 27 (1.55%) APMP
12 19 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 18 (1.03%) ISTQB
14 16 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (0.63%) DV Cleared
16 10 (0.57%) CCNA
16 10 (0.57%) MBA
17 9 (0.52%) CCNP
18 8 (0.46%) ACCA
18 8 (0.46%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.45%) QA
2 31 (1.78%) SLA
3 29 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.49%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.52%) PMBOK
6 7 (0.40%) COBIT
7 5 (0.29%) FATCA
7 5 (0.29%) P3O
8 3 (0.17%) EMIR
8 3 (0.17%) MiFID
8 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.057%) Basel II
10 1 (0.057%) HL7
10 1 (0.057%) DICOM
10 1 (0.057%) COREP
10 1 (0.057%) FINREP
System Software
1 59 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.52%) XenApp
5 6 (0.34%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.17%) UAG
7 2 (0.11%) vSphere
8 1 (0.057%) Docker
8 1 (0.057%) LXC
8 1 (0.057%) iptables
8 1 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.057%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.057%) Firmware
8 1 (0.057%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 13 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.46%) SCCM
3 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.11%) SCOM
4 2 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.057%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.057%) logstash
5 1 (0.057%) systemd
5 1 (0.057%) Graphite
5 1 (0.057%) WSUS
5 1 (0.057%) Puppet
Vendors
1 251 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 107 (6.15%) Oracle
3 102 (5.86%) VMware
4 70 (4.02%) SAP
5 56 (3.22%) Cisco
6 42 (2.41%) IBM
7 38 (2.18%) Citrix
7 38 (2.18%) HP
8 23 (1.32%) F5
9 21 (1.21%) CheckPoint
10 18 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (0.75%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.63%) ION Trading
13 10 (0.57%) EMC
14 9 (0.52%) ServiceNow
15 8 (0.46%) Computacenter
16 7 (0.40%) Planview
17 6 (0.34%) NetApp
17 6 (0.34%) Avaya
18 5 (0.29%) Juniper
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£65-70K plus binus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive Basic + Car / Car Allowance + Pension & flexible location
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Experian
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 Health, Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40679.54 - £48075.82 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits package incl. bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday