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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 349 356 379
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +23
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 824 874 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.73% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.71% 2.67% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 678 683 619
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.19% -1.05%

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
30383 32724 31424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.46% 27.25% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23753 26140 25296
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +3 778 £50,000 - 94
London 0 267 £53,500 -6.95% 28
South East -7 152 £52,500 +2.94% 29
East of England +12 81 £52,500 +5.00% 7
North West +47 80 £45,000 +9.09% 9
West Midlands +3 76 £52,000 +9.47% 9
City of London +9 74 £55,000 -15.38% 7
Berkshire +1 58 £54,500 +11.79% 8
Yorkshire -42 54 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Manchester +29 53 £40,000 -5.88% 5
East Midlands +23 41 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Birmingham +6 35 £55,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -21 34 £41,000 -8.88% 3
Surrey -20 29 £55,000 - 7
Cambridgeshire -5 28 £49,500 -1.98% 3
Reading +9 27 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Scotland +19 26 £45,000 -1.09% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 23 £62,500 +4.16% 4
Nottingham 0 23 £50,000 +21.95% 2
Nottinghamshire -2 23 £50,000 +21.95% 2
South West -21 22 £46,000 -0.54% 3
Peterborough +13 21 £62,500 -7.40% 1
Hampshire -8 21 £41,250 -2.94% 4
Hertfordshire -9 19 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Bedfordshire +29 18 £52,500 +13.51%
Leeds -28 18 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Cheshire +21 17 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Coventry -8 15 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Luton +7 14 £52,500 -6.66%
Essex +13 13 £43,750 -23.91% 2

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1569 (93.78%) PRINCE2
2 857 (51.23%) Project Management
3 523 (31.26%) Finance
4 366 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 325 (19.43%) ITIL
6 298 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 296 (17.69%) Degree
8 260 (15.54%) Microsoft
9 204 (12.19%) MS Excel
10 195 (11.66%) PRINCE
11 187 (11.18%) PMI Certification
12 186 (11.12%) MS Project
13 152 (9.09%) Retail
14 136 (8.13%) PMP
15 134 (8.01%) Business Analysis
16 129 (7.71%) Change Management
17 128 (7.65%) Telecoms
18 120 (7.17%) ERP
19 117 (6.99%) Waterfall
20 116 (6.93%) Oracle
21 113 (6.75%) Risk Management
22 111 (6.63%) Windows
22 111 (6.63%) ITIL Certification
23 110 (6.58%) Project Planning
24 109 (6.52%) Banking
25 107 (6.40%) Scrum
26 105 (6.28%) SAP
27 102 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
28 94 (5.62%) SQL
29 87 (5.20%) Programme Management

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 51 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.09%) Lync
3 27 (1.61%) IIS
4 12 (0.72%) Drupal
5 7 (0.42%) CMS
5 7 (0.42%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.42%) MS Project Server
5 7 (0.42%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.24%) WorkSite
6 4 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.12%) Documentum
8 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.12%) Confluence
8 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.060%) WordPress
9 1 (0.060%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 204 (12.19%) MS Excel
2 186 (11.12%) MS Project
3 69 (4.12%) MS Visio
4 67 (4.00%) MS Office
5 45 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.060%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
4 16 (0.96%) SAP CO
4 16 (0.96%) SAP FI
4 16 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
5 14 (0.84%) SAP BPC
6 9 (0.54%) SAP SD
7 8 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
8 7 (0.42%) SAP SCM
9 6 (0.36%) assyst
10 5 (0.30%) SAP HCM
10 5 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (0.24%) Magento
11 4 (0.24%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.24%) Retail-J
11 4 (0.24%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.32%) SaaS
2 21 (1.26%) Office 365
3 18 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.12%) PaaS
8 1 (0.060%) IaaS
8 1 (0.060%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.24%) WAN
2 65 (3.89%) LAN
3 34 (2.03%) VoIP
4 30 (1.79%) MPLS
5 26 (1.55%) Firewall
6 24 (1.43%) TCP/IP
7 18 (1.08%) Network Security
8 16 (0.96%) BIG-IP
9 14 (0.84%) SAN
10 13 (0.78%) Internet
10 13 (0.78%) IP Telephony
11 12 (0.72%) Wireless
12 11 (0.66%) 4G
13 10 (0.60%) DNS
13 10 (0.60%) Broadband
14 9 (0.54%) Skype
15 8 (0.48%) WLAN
15 8 (0.48%) DHCP
15 8 (0.48%) VPN
16 7 (0.42%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (3.05%) SQL Server
2 21 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 15 (0.90%) SAP BI
5 11 (0.66%) QlikView
6 10 (0.60%) SAP BW
6 10 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.24%) MS Access
10 3 (0.18%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.12%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.060%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.060%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.060%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (0.42%) JIRA
2 6 (0.36%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.18%) Toad
4 2 (0.12%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.12%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.12%) Selenium
4 2 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.12%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.060%) MSI
5 1 (0.060%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.060%) JMeter
5 1 (0.060%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.060%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 523 (31.26%) Finance
2 152 (9.09%) Retail
3 128 (7.65%) Telecoms
4 109 (6.52%) Banking
5 85 (5.08%) Manufacturing
6 47 (2.81%) Marketing
7 35 (2.09%) Law
8 28 (1.67%) Legal
9 23 (1.37%) Publishing
10 20 (1.20%) Local Government
11 17 (1.02%) Billing
12 16 (0.96%) Advertising
13 15 (0.90%) Investment Banking
13 15 (0.90%) Games
14 13 (0.78%) Automotive
15 11 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.60%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.54%) Front Office
17 9 (0.54%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1040 (62.16%) Project Manager
2 162 (9.68%) IT Project Manager
3 131 (7.83%) Analyst
4 114 (6.81%) Senior Manager
5 109 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 106 (6.34%) Senior Project Manager
7 69 (4.12%) Business Analyst
7 69 (4.12%) Delivery Manager
8 67 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
9 65 (3.89%) Technical Manager
9 65 (3.89%) Programme Manager
10 55 (3.29%) Service Manager
11 52 (3.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 49 (2.93%) Agile Project Manager
13 48 (2.87%) Business Manager
14 43 (2.57%) Consultant
15 37 (2.21%) SAP Manager
16 36 (2.15%) PMO Analyst
16 36 (2.15%) Technical Project Manager
16 36 (2.15%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (2.33%) .NET
2 16 (0.96%) Middleware
3 12 (0.72%) Web Services
3 12 (0.72%) XML
4 9 (0.54%) J2EE
4 9 (0.54%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.42%) HTML
5 7 (0.42%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (0.42%) Grails
5 7 (0.42%) SAP PI
6 5 (0.30%) EDI
7 3 (0.18%) CSS
8 2 (0.12%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.12%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.12%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.12%) jQuery
8 2 (0.12%) WebCenter
8 2 (0.12%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.12%) SailPoint
8 2 (0.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 102 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 55 (3.29%) PMI
4 38 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 37 (2.21%) FMCG
6 29 (1.73%) NHS
7 26 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (1.37%) EPoS
9 20 (1.20%) Statistics
10 12 (0.72%) Kindle
11 10 (0.60%) Blog
12 9 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (0.48%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.48%) User Experience
14 7 (0.42%) Open Source
14 7 (0.42%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.36%) Credit Risk
15 6 (0.36%) IPTV
15 6 (0.36%) Replication
16 5 (0.30%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 111 (6.63%) Windows
2 42 (2.51%) Linux
3 26 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (1.37%) UNIX
5 19 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.84%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.24%) Android
9 4 (0.24%) Solaris
10 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1569 (93.78%) PRINCE2
2 857 (51.23%) Project Management
3 366 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 325 (19.43%) ITIL
5 298 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 195 (11.66%) PRINCE
7 134 (8.01%) Business Analysis
8 129 (7.71%) Change Management
9 120 (7.17%) ERP
10 117 (6.99%) Waterfall
11 113 (6.75%) Risk Management
12 110 (6.58%) Project Planning
13 107 (6.40%) Scrum
14 87 (5.20%) Programme Management
15 86 (5.14%) E-Commerce
16 81 (4.84%) Service Delivery
16 81 (4.84%) Mentoring
17 71 (4.24%) CRM
17 71 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
18 60 (3.59%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 94 (5.62%) SQL
2 58 (3.47%) Java
3 31 (1.85%) C#
4 16 (0.96%) C
5 14 (0.84%) VBA
6 10 (0.60%) Ruby
7 9 (0.54%) C++
8 5 (0.30%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.30%) VB
9 3 (0.18%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.18%) PHP
10 2 (0.12%) RPG
11 1 (0.060%) VBScript
11 1 (0.060%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 296 (17.69%) Degree
2 187 (11.18%) PMI Certification
3 136 (8.13%) PMP
4 111 (6.63%) ITIL Certification
5 67 (4.00%) ISEB
6 64 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 42 (2.51%) Security Cleared
8 34 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (1.67%) MCSE
10 27 (1.61%) SC Cleared
11 21 (1.26%) APMP
11 21 (1.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 18 (1.08%) ISTQB
13 9 (0.54%) MBA
14 8 (0.48%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
15 7 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 5 (0.30%) CIMA
17 4 (0.24%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.75%) QA
2 32 (1.91%) SLA
3 24 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 21 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.36%) P3O
6 5 (0.30%) FATCA
7 4 (0.24%) EMIR
8 3 (0.18%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.12%) MiFID
9 2 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.060%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.060%) COBIT
10 1 (0.060%) Basel II
10 1 (0.060%) COREP
10 1 (0.060%) FINREP
System Software
1 49 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.30%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.24%) XenApp
6 3 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.18%) UAG
7 2 (0.12%) vSphere
8 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.36%) SCCM
3 5 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.12%) SCOM
5 1 (0.060%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.060%) WSUS
Vendors
1 260 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 116 (6.93%) Oracle
3 105 (6.28%) SAP
4 80 (4.78%) VMware
5 49 (2.93%) HP
6 44 (2.63%) Cisco
7 30 (1.79%) F5
8 27 (1.61%) ION Trading
9 25 (1.49%) IBM
10 20 (1.20%) CheckPoint
11 19 (1.14%) Citrix
12 17 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (0.84%) EMC
13 14 (0.84%) NetApp
14 13 (0.78%) McAfee
15 12 (0.72%) Riverbed
16 11 (0.66%) ServiceNow
17 9 (0.54%) OpenText
17 9 (0.54%) Intergraph
18 7 (0.42%) Avaya
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and good flexible benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £45000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£65,000 to £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday