The table below looks at the statistics for the PRINCE2 Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - PRINCE2
Rank 816 745 748
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 132 240 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 123 202 229
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,875 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager within the UK.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Salary Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager
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 Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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 -64 129 £52,500 +5.00% 19
London +1 81 £53,250 -3.18% 9
South East -20 25 £52,500 +14.13% 3
Hampshire +19 13 £50,000 -
East of England +16 10 £36,500 -26.26% 3
Middlesex - 7 £55,000 -
City of London +58 6 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Essex +9 6 £35,000 -37.21%
Southampton - 5 £50,000 -
Chelmsford +12 4 £35,750 -45.00%
Fareham +5 4 £45,000 -33.33%
Birmingham -18 4 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -32 4 £35,000 -26.31% 2
South West -17 3 £46,000 -3.15%
Ipswich - 3 £42,500 -
Suffolk - 3 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +16 2 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Yorkshire 0 2 £36,250 -30.95% 1
West Yorkshire -2 2 £36,250 -30.95%
Bristol -3 2 £40,500 -19.40%
Leeds -4 2 £36,250 -30.95%
Scotland -6 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Kent - 2 £55,000 -
Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
East Sussex +19 1 £65,000 +52.94% 1
East Midlands +10 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +10 1 - -
South Wales +7 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Wales +5 1 £55,000 +29.41%

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title 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 with PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title.

1 290 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 174 (60.00%) Project Management
3 127 (43.79%) Finance
4 96 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (31.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 55 (18.97%) PMI Certification
7 53 (18.28%) Degree
8 47 (16.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 47 (16.21%) ITIL
9 40 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 38 (13.10%) PMI
10 38 (13.10%) PMP
11 36 (12.41%) PRINCE
12 33 (11.38%) Legal
13 31 (10.69%) SDLC
14 29 (10.00%) Risk Management
15 28 (9.66%) MS Project
16 27 (9.31%) Microsoft
17 25 (8.62%) MS Excel
17 25 (8.62%) Retail
18 24 (8.28%) Migration
19 22 (7.59%) Windows
20 20 (6.90%) Logistics
20 20 (6.90%) Waterfall
21 19 (6.55%) Budget Control
21 19 (6.55%) Change Control
22 18 (6.21%) Law
23 16 (5.52%) Scrum
23 16 (5.52%) Oracle
24 15 (5.17%) Banking

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title 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 with PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.69%) Drupal
3 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (9.66%) MS Project
2 25 (8.62%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.45%) MS Office
4 8 (2.76%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.69%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.76%) Firewall
1 8 (2.76%) SAN
2 6 (2.07%) LAN
2 6 (2.07%) WAN
3 5 (1.72%) ATM
3 5 (1.72%) Internet
4 3 (1.03%) PABX
5 2 (0.69%) Wireless
6 1 (0.34%) Intranet
6 1 (0.34%) Network Security
6 1 (0.34%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (1.38%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.34%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.72%) JIRA
2 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) Redmine
General
1 127 (43.79%) Finance
2 33 (11.38%) Legal
3 25 (8.62%) Retail
4 18 (6.21%) Law
5 15 (5.17%) Banking
6 12 (4.14%) Marketing
7 11 (3.79%) Telecoms
8 10 (3.45%) Investment Banking
9 9 (3.10%) Back Office
9 9 (3.10%) Corporate Banking
9 9 (3.10%) Private Banking
10 3 (1.03%) Advertising
10 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.69%) Automotive
11 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.34%) Billing
12 1 (0.34%) French Language
12 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.76%) .NET
2 5 (1.72%) Web Services
3 2 (0.69%) HTML
3 2 (0.69%) XML
4 1 (0.34%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.34%) EDI
4 1 (0.34%) J2EE
4 1 (0.34%) JSON
4 1 (0.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.10%) PMI
2 14 (4.83%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.41%) Clustering
4 7 (2.41%) Driving Licence
5 5 (1.72%) EFT
5 5 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.69%) NHS
7 2 (0.69%) Statistics
7 2 (0.69%) User Experience
8 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.34%) Derivative
8 1 (0.34%) EPoS
8 1 (0.34%) iPad
8 1 (0.34%) Life Science
8 1 (0.34%) PKI
8 1 (0.34%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.59%) Windows
2 9 (3.10%) Linux
3 7 (2.41%) AIX
3 7 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 174 (60.00%) Project Management
3 96 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (16.21%) ITIL
5 40 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (12.41%) PRINCE
7 31 (10.69%) SDLC
8 29 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 24 (8.28%) Migration
10 20 (6.90%) Logistics
10 20 (6.90%) Waterfall
11 19 (6.55%) Budget Control
11 19 (6.55%) Change Control
12 16 (5.52%) Scrum
13 13 (4.48%) Change Management
14 12 (4.14%) CRM
14 12 (4.14%) Process Management
14 12 (4.14%) Service Delivery
15 11 (3.79%) Business Transformation
15 11 (3.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.17%) SQL
2 10 (3.45%) C++
3 6 (2.07%) Java
4 4 (1.38%) C#
5 2 (0.69%) Ruby
6 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (31.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 55 (18.97%) PMI Certification
3 53 (18.28%) Degree
4 47 (16.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 38 (13.10%) PMP
6 13 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (3.79%) CCNA
7 11 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.10%) APMP
9 8 (2.76%) MCSE
9 8 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (2.41%) CCA
10 7 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.72%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.03%) ISEB
12 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.69%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.34%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.72%) QA
2 3 (1.03%) COBIT
2 3 (1.03%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) ISO19770
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 27 (9.31%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.52%) Oracle
3 13 (4.48%) VMware
4 9 (3.10%) CheckPoint
4 9 (3.10%) Cisco
5 8 (2.76%) Citrix
6 7 (2.41%) Avaya
6 7 (2.41%) Veritas
7 3 (1.03%) Google
7 3 (1.03%) NetApp
7 3 (1.03%) SAP
8 2 (0.69%) Qualys
8 2 (0.69%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.34%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.34%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.34%) Rally
9 1 (0.34%) Sage
9 1 (0.34%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.34%) Sourcefire
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £44K plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 (with an exceptional package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c. £56k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c. £56k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £43000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car, bonus, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago