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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Project Manager
Rank 679 726 614
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -112
Permanent jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 226 214 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 191 197 246
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015 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 3 July 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 +38 220 £50,000 - 15
London +20 90 £55,000 +4.76% 2
South East +16 65 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Surrey +27 32 £45,000 +13.92% 1
City of London +45 17 £57,500 -20.68% 2
East of England +20 17 £45,500 -9.00% 1
Yorkshire +9 13 £42,500 +30.76% 1
North West +3 12 £43,750 -3.84%
West Sussex - 12 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands -11 11 £55,000 - 2
Cobham - 11 £45,000 -
Dorking - 11 £37,500 -
Leeds +12 10 £42,500 -10.52% 1
West Yorkshire +11 10 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Horsham - 9 £37,500 - 1
Crawley - 9 £37,500 -
Hampshire -2 8 £50,000 +2.56%
Berkshire -6 8 £65,000 +20.93% 1
South West -13 8 £48,750 +14.03% 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £48,500 -
Solihull +15 7 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Buckinghamshire -19 7 £56,250 +40.62%
Cheshire - 7 £48,500 -
Reading 0 6 £65,000 -
Bromley - 6 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire +18 5 £45,000 -43.75% 1
East Midlands +7 5 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Cambridge - 5 £49,500 -
Woking +33 4 £53,000 +1.92%
High Wycombe - 4 £62,500 -

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 452 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 288 (63.72%) Project Management
3 173 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (28.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 124 (27.43%) Finance
6 97 (21.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 88 (19.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 75 (16.59%) MS Project
9 73 (16.15%) Waterfall
10 61 (13.50%) MS Excel
10 61 (13.50%) Microsoft
11 53 (11.73%) SDLC
12 52 (11.50%) Degree
13 46 (10.18%) PMI Certification
14 39 (8.63%) CRM
15 38 (8.41%) .NET
16 37 (8.19%) ITIL
17 36 (7.96%) C#
18 33 (7.30%) Scrum
19 32 (7.08%) PMP
20 31 (6.86%) Java
20 31 (6.86%) Legal
21 29 (6.42%) Retail
22 28 (6.19%) Risk Management
22 28 (6.19%) Change Control
23 27 (5.97%) Project Planning
24 26 (5.75%) E-Commerce
25 25 (5.53%) ERP
25 25 (5.53%) MS Office
25 25 (5.53%) Matrix Management

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 14 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (0.66%) Lync
2 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 75 (16.59%) MS Project
2 61 (13.50%) MS Excel
3 25 (5.53%) MS Office
4 24 (5.31%) MS Visio
5 23 (5.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (3.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.99%) SaaS
2 6 (1.33%) PaaS
3 2 (0.44%) Office 365
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.77%) VoIP
2 7 (1.55%) LAN
3 6 (1.33%) WAN
3 6 (1.33%) Intranet
4 5 (1.11%) SAN
4 5 (1.11%) Firewall
5 3 (0.66%) IP Telephony
5 3 (0.66%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.66%) SMS
6 2 (0.44%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (0.44%) Wireless
6 2 (0.44%) Broadband
7 1 (0.22%) 2G
7 1 (0.22%) Network Security
7 1 (0.22%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.22%) WebEx
7 1 (0.22%) HTTP
7 1 (0.22%) Internet
7 1 (0.22%) 3G
7 1 (0.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.33%) SQL Server
1 6 (1.33%) Big Data
2 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.22%) EDMS
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.22%) MS Access
General
1 124 (27.43%) Finance
2 31 (6.86%) Legal
3 29 (6.42%) Retail
4 20 (4.42%) Banking
4 20 (4.42%) Law
5 18 (3.98%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.88%) Financial Institution
6 13 (2.88%) Marketing
7 12 (2.65%) Back Office
8 11 (2.43%) Investment Banking
8 11 (2.43%) Corporate Banking
9 9 (1.99%) Local Government
10 7 (1.55%) Automotive
10 7 (1.55%) Military
11 6 (1.33%) Billing
12 5 (1.11%) Games
13 3 (0.66%) Advertising
14 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.22%) Electronics
15 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (8.41%) .NET
2 4 (0.88%) HTML
3 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.22%) J2EE
4 1 (0.22%) CSS
4 1 (0.22%) Web Services
4 1 (0.22%) OLE
4 1 (0.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.42%) Data Centre
2 17 (3.76%) PMI
3 14 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.21%) Online Banking
5 8 (1.77%) Statistics
5 8 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.33%) EFT
6 6 (1.33%) User Experience
6 6 (1.33%) SWIFT
7 5 (1.11%) NHS
8 4 (0.88%) EPoS
8 4 (0.88%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.66%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.66%) FMCG
9 3 (0.66%) Social Media
9 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.44%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.44%) Derivative
10 2 (0.44%) Clustering
10 2 (0.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.43%) Windows
2 2 (0.44%) AIX
2 2 (0.44%) Linux
3 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 288 (63.72%) Project Management
3 173 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (21.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (16.15%) Waterfall
6 53 (11.73%) SDLC
7 39 (8.63%) CRM
8 37 (8.19%) ITIL
9 33 (7.30%) Scrum
10 28 (6.19%) Risk Management
10 28 (6.19%) Change Control
11 27 (5.97%) Project Planning
12 26 (5.75%) E-Commerce
13 25 (5.53%) ERP
13 25 (5.53%) Matrix Management
14 23 (5.09%) Software Delivery
15 22 (4.87%) Business Analysis
15 22 (4.87%) Change Management
16 20 (4.42%) Migration
16 20 (4.42%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (7.96%) C#
2 31 (6.86%) Java
3 13 (2.88%) C++
4 10 (2.21%) SQL
5 9 (1.99%) C
6 4 (0.88%) PHP
7 3 (0.66%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.44%) VB
9 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 129 (28.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 88 (19.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 52 (11.50%) Degree
4 46 (10.18%) PMI Certification
5 32 (7.08%) PMP
6 19 (4.20%) Security Cleared
7 18 (3.98%) APMP
8 11 (2.43%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.11%) ISEB
11 2 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.21%) PMBOK
2 8 (1.77%) QA
3 4 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.66%) SLA
4 3 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) EMIR
5 1 (0.22%) HL7
5 1 (0.22%) DICOM
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) MiFID
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 9 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.22%) XenApp
4 1 (0.22%) XenServer
4 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (2.21%) SCCM
2 7 (1.55%) SCOM
3 2 (0.44%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (13.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.20%) Cisco
3 13 (2.88%) Citrix
4 12 (2.65%) VMware
5 7 (1.55%) Oracle
6 6 (1.33%) SAP
7 5 (1.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (0.88%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.66%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.66%) Avaya
9 3 (0.66%) HP
9 3 (0.66%) Dell
10 2 (0.44%) Juniper
10 2 (0.44%) IBM
10 2 (0.44%) Veritas
10 2 (0.44%) Mitel
11 1 (0.22%) Actimize
11 1 (0.22%) Planview
11 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.22%) Siebel
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Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 37k-45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: High market rates, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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