The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 57 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 4702 5271 4162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.40% 4.49% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.27% 5.48% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3709 4261 3479
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PRINCE2
Salary Trend

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in the UK

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in the UK

PRINCE2
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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 -2 4447 £50,000 - 610
London -1 1656 £55,000 -4.34% 213
South East -10 933 £52,500 +5.00% 115
East of England +13 416 £52,500 +5.52% 54
North West +21 386 £42,500 +1.19% 61
City of London +7 364 £55,000 -12.00% 71
Yorkshire -5 343 £42,500 -1.53% 52
West Midlands +7 337 £50,000 - 37
Berkshire +4 288 £60,000 +9.09% 19
West Yorkshire -7 242 £42,500 - 37
South West -2 232 £45,000 - 42
Manchester +24 227 £42,500 +13.33% 33
East Midlands +2 158 £45,000 -2.17% 25
Leeds -14 157 £43,000 +1.17% 26
Surrey -27 151 £52,500 +5.00% 27
Hampshire -17 145 £47,500 +5.55% 16
Birmingham 0 139 £60,000 +9.09% 18
Hertfordshire -1 138 £60,000 +20.00% 21
Reading -4 136 £60,000 +21.21% 9
Scotland +27 119 £47,500 +3.26% 17
Cambridgeshire +20 112 £47,500 +4.39% 11
Buckinghamshire -26 101 £46,000 -3.15% 9
Cheshire +4 79 £42,500 -5.55% 13
West Sussex -2 79 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Essex +15 77 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Oxfordshire +15 72 £52,500 +23.52% 10
Nottinghamshire +10 72 £47,500 -2.56% 8
Bristol 0 71 £47,500 -2.56% 8
Bedfordshire -5 68 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Nottingham -4 67 £47,500 -5.00% 7

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PRINCE2 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.

1 5648 (58.05%) Project Management
2 3307 (33.99%) Finance
3 2915 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
4 2458 (25.26%) ITIL
5 1861 (19.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1622 (16.67%) Degree
7 1580 (16.24%) PMI Certification
8 1534 (15.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1504 (15.46%) Microsoft
10 1192 (12.25%) MS Excel
11 1145 (11.77%) MS Project
12 1058 (10.87%) PMP
13 1026 (10.54%) Scrum
14 1021 (10.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1007 (10.35%) Waterfall
16 923 (9.49%) Change Management
17 894 (9.19%) Business Analysis
18 892 (9.17%) Retail
19 885 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
20 794 (8.16%) Banking
21 788 (8.10%) PRINCE
22 690 (7.09%) Windows
23 683 (7.02%) Risk Management
24 668 (6.87%) PMI
25 666 (6.84%) MS Office
26 659 (6.77%) SQL
27 652 (6.70%) Programme Management
28 646 (6.64%) Service Delivery
29 613 (6.30%) Oracle
30 606 (6.23%) Telecoms

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 484 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 120 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 108 (1.11%) Lync
4 102 (1.05%) CMS
5 76 (0.78%) IIS
6 56 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 52 (0.53%) Drupal
8 48 (0.49%) WebSphere
9 43 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
10 40 (0.41%) WebLogic
11 38 (0.39%) MS Project Server
12 35 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 29 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 26 (0.27%) Tomcat
14 26 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
14 26 (0.27%) WorkSite
15 22 (0.23%) Apache
16 21 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
17 19 (0.20%) Confluence
18 18 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1192 (12.25%) MS Excel
2 1145 (11.77%) MS Project
3 666 (6.84%) MS Office
4 359 (3.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 344 (3.54%) MS Visio
6 55 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.14%) Open Workbench
8 12 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.082%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.041%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.041%) Niku Workbench
11 3 (0.031%) SPSS
12 1 (0.010%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.010%) GIMP
12 1 (0.010%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.010%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 129 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 56 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 53 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 47 (0.48%) SAP FI
5 42 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
5 42 (0.43%) SAP CO
6 41 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 36 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
8 33 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
9 28 (0.29%) SAP SD
10 24 (0.25%) Primavera
11 21 (0.22%) SAP BPC
11 21 (0.22%) Movex
12 19 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 18 (0.18%) SAP MM
13 18 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
13 18 (0.18%) Northgate Housing
14 17 (0.17%) HFM
15 14 (0.14%) Magento
15 14 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 150 (1.54%) SaaS
2 106 (1.09%) Office 365
3 72 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 46 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (0.33%) PaaS
7 21 (0.22%) IaaS
8 20 (0.21%) Mimecast
9 15 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 15 (0.15%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.072%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.062%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.051%) CloudFront
12 5 (0.051%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.051%) Yammer
12 5 (0.051%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.051%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.031%) IBM Blueworks
13 3 (0.031%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 315 (3.24%) WAN
2 274 (2.82%) LAN
3 252 (2.59%) Firewall
4 189 (1.94%) SAN
5 177 (1.82%) Wireless
6 153 (1.57%) Internet
7 132 (1.36%) VoIP
8 120 (1.23%) Intranet
9 108 (1.11%) Network Security
10 85 (0.87%) VPN
11 81 (0.83%) TCP/IP
12 73 (0.75%) DNS
13 71 (0.73%) MPLS
14 56 (0.58%) Unified Communications
15 53 (0.54%) Extranet
16 46 (0.47%) NAS
17 42 (0.43%) DHCP
17 42 (0.43%) IP Telephony
18 38 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
19 34 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 539 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 222 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
3 113 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 108 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 107 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 101 (1.04%) Relational Database
7 78 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 76 (0.78%) Big Data
9 75 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 63 (0.65%) MySQL
11 46 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 45 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 38 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 37 (0.38%) OLAP
15 36 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
16 33 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
17 32 (0.33%) MS Access
18 29 (0.30%) Oracle Exadata
18 29 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
19 28 (0.29%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 131 (1.35%) JIRA
2 43 (0.44%) Visual Studio
3 24 (0.25%) Toad
4 22 (0.23%) LoadRunner
5 21 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (0.21%) Selenium
7 19 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
8 18 (0.18%) Git (software)
8 18 (0.18%) Cucumber
9 17 (0.17%) Hudson
10 15 (0.15%) Axure RP
11 14 (0.14%) Jenkins
11 14 (0.14%) Rational DOORS
12 11 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (0.11%) Maven
13 10 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 10 (0.10%) SpecFlow
14 8 (0.082%) CruiseControl
14 8 (0.082%) NUnit
14 8 (0.082%) Rational Rose
General
1 3307 (33.99%) Finance
2 892 (9.17%) Retail
3 794 (8.16%) Banking
4 606 (6.23%) Telecoms
5 359 (3.69%) Marketing
6 306 (3.14%) Legal
7 284 (2.92%) Manufacturing
8 214 (2.20%) Law
9 169 (1.74%) Investment Banking
9 169 (1.74%) Back Office
10 152 (1.56%) Advertising
11 139 (1.43%) Billing
12 108 (1.11%) Retail Banking
13 100 (1.03%) Publishing
14 83 (0.85%) Financial Institution
15 77 (0.79%) Local Government
16 71 (0.73%) Electronics
17 70 (0.72%) Games
18 56 (0.58%) Front Office
19 53 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5108 (52.50%) Project Manager
2 1271 (13.06%) Analyst
3 821 (8.44%) IT Project Manager
4 769 (7.90%) Business Analyst
5 699 (7.18%) Senior Manager
6 643 (6.61%) Senior Project Manager
7 482 (4.95%) Programme Manager
8 432 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 413 (4.24%) Consultant
10 403 (4.14%) Infrastructure Manager
11 325 (3.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 317 (3.26%) Delivery Manager
13 311 (3.20%) Agile Project Manager
14 267 (2.74%) Technical Manager
15 265 (2.72%) Service Manager
16 230 (2.36%) Developer
17 229 (2.35%) Architect
18 213 (2.19%) Business Manager
19 210 (2.16%) Technical Project Manager
20 203 (2.09%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (4.96%) .NET
2 201 (2.07%) HTML
3 161 (1.65%) XML
4 159 (1.63%) Web Services
5 145 (1.49%) ASP.NET
6 140 (1.44%) CSS
7 103 (1.06%) J2EE
8 83 (0.85%) Middleware
9 78 (0.80%) jQuery
10 60 (0.62%) HTML5
11 57 (0.59%) .NET Framework
12 40 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (0.34%) WPF
14 32 (0.33%) Ajax
15 31 (0.32%) Spring
16 28 (0.29%) SOAP
17 27 (0.28%) WCF
17 27 (0.28%) XSLT
18 26 (0.27%) Hibernate
19 22 (0.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 885 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
2 668 (6.87%) PMI
3 481 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 238 (2.45%) Computer Science
5 147 (1.51%) NHS
6 135 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 120 (1.23%) User Experience
8 106 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 103 (1.06%) FMCG
10 82 (0.84%) EPoS
11 66 (0.68%) Life Science
12 55 (0.57%) Data Integration
13 46 (0.47%) Clustering
14 45 (0.46%) Digital Media
15 42 (0.43%) Replication
15 42 (0.43%) Open Source
16 41 (0.42%) Client/Server
17 40 (0.41%) Statistics
18 39 (0.40%) Mathematics
18 39 (0.40%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 690 (7.09%) Windows
2 194 (1.99%) Linux
3 137 (1.41%) Windows 7
4 134 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 122 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 117 (1.20%) UNIX
7 98 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 55 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 55 (0.57%) Android
9 54 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 48 (0.49%) Solaris
10 48 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
12 22 (0.23%) AIX
13 20 (0.21%) Ubuntu
14 13 (0.13%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.092%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.082%) NetWare
17 7 (0.072%) SUSE
18 6 (0.062%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5648 (58.05%) Project Management
2 2915 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
3 2458 (25.26%) ITIL
4 1861 (19.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1026 (10.54%) Scrum
6 1007 (10.35%) Waterfall
7 923 (9.49%) Change Management
8 894 (9.19%) Business Analysis
9 788 (8.10%) PRINCE
10 683 (7.02%) Risk Management
11 652 (6.70%) Programme Management
12 646 (6.64%) Service Delivery
13 581 (5.97%) Service Management
14 544 (5.59%) E-Commerce
15 488 (5.02%) Mentoring
16 481 (4.94%) Project Planning
17 465 (4.78%) CRM
18 458 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
19 420 (4.32%) Change Control
20 411 (4.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 659 (6.77%) SQL
2 367 (3.77%) Java
3 279 (2.87%) C#
4 157 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 138 (1.42%) C
6 88 (0.90%) T-SQL
7 87 (0.89%) PL/SQL
8 55 (0.57%) PHP
9 54 (0.55%) VB
10 45 (0.46%) VBA
11 32 (0.33%) ABAP
12 31 (0.32%) Python
13 28 (0.29%) C++
14 26 (0.27%) VB.NET
14 26 (0.27%) PowerShell
15 25 (0.26%) Ruby
16 17 (0.17%) Shell Script
17 16 (0.16%) Perl
18 15 (0.15%) VB6
19 13 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1622 (16.67%) Degree
2 1580 (16.24%) PMI Certification
3 1534 (15.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1058 (10.87%) PMP
5 1021 (10.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 542 (5.57%) ISEB
7 435 (4.47%) Security Cleared
8 364 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
9 333 (3.42%) SC Cleared
10 242 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 217 (2.23%) APMP
12 168 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
13 144 (1.48%) ISTQB
14 140 (1.44%) MCSE
15 117 (1.20%) CCNA
16 90 (0.92%) CCNP
17 89 (0.91%) CISSP
18 64 (0.66%) MCSA
19 63 (0.65%) DV Cleared
20 60 (0.62%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 458 (4.71%) QA
2 224 (2.30%) SLA
3 177 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 105 (1.08%) ISO 9001
5 91 (0.94%) PCI DSS
6 87 (0.89%) PMBOK
7 67 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 42 (0.43%) P3O
9 41 (0.42%) COBIT
10 36 (0.37%) ISO 9000
11 32 (0.33%) Solvency II
12 27 (0.28%) ISO 14001
13 21 (0.22%) EMIR
14 20 (0.21%) MiFID
15 18 (0.18%) Data Quality
16 17 (0.17%) CRD IV
17 12 (0.12%) FATCA
18 10 (0.10%) WAI
18 10 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
19 9 (0.092%) HL7
System Software
1 265 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 242 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 96 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 59 (0.61%) XenApp
5 44 (0.45%) vSphere
6 23 (0.24%) XenDesktop
7 19 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.15%) Varnish
9 11 (0.11%) XenServer
10 10 (0.10%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.082%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.062%) VMware Server
12 6 (0.062%) vCloud
13 5 (0.051%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 3 (0.031%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.031%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.031%) UAG
14 3 (0.031%) Docker
Systems Management
1 78 (0.80%) SCCM
2 44 (0.45%) SCOM
3 39 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
4 30 (0.31%) Puppet
5 26 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 16 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 13 (0.13%) SCSM
8 13 (0.13%) SCVMM
9 12 (0.12%) Nagios
10 11 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (0.11%) Salt
10 11 (0.11%) Tivoli
10 11 (0.11%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.092%) SCOrch
12 8 (0.082%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 7 (0.072%) Cisco UCCX
13 7 (0.072%) WSUS
13 7 (0.072%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (0.062%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1504 (15.46%) Microsoft
2 613 (6.30%) Oracle
3 444 (4.56%) SAP
4 416 (4.28%) VMware
5 379 (3.90%) Cisco
6 233 (2.39%) Citrix
7 217 (2.23%) HP
8 184 (1.89%) IBM
9 104 (1.07%) CheckPoint
10 97 (1.00%) NetApp
11 85 (0.87%) EMC
12 68 (0.70%) F5
13 64 (0.66%) Juniper
14 56 (0.58%) Business Objects
15 50 (0.51%) Cognos
16 44 (0.45%) Computacenter
17 42 (0.43%) Informatica
18 40 (0.41%) hybris
19 39 (0.40%) Symantec
19 39 (0.40%) Red Hat
London
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus, Healthcare,
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £33k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
British Council
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago