The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 55 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 5049 4528 4565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.32% 4.16% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 5.29% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3879 3741 4025
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 £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,600 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93957 85653 91299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75631 70015 77736
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 2014 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 29 July 2014. 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 0 4783 £50,000 - 561
London 0 1979 £55,000 -3.08% 205
South East +19 1171 £50,000 +5.26% 128
City of London -1 446 £57,500 +4.54% 78
North West -3 345 £43,000 +1.17% 40
East of England -2 314 £49,500 +10.00% 24
Berkshire +19 302 £55,000 +9.45% 32
Yorkshire -11 294 £42,500 -5.55% 46
West Midlands +7 264 £48,000 +10.34% 44
South West -9 230 £43,000 -4.44% 40
Surrey +13 226 £50,000 - 21
West Yorkshire -13 213 £42,500 -5.55% 30
Manchester +1 196 £42,500 -2.29% 23
Hampshire +2 181 £50,000 +5.26% 22
Leeds -13 172 £40,000 -6.97% 20
East Midlands +5 138 £45,000 +6.81% 16
Buckinghamshire +15 119 £47,500 +14.45% 20
West Sussex +2 111 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Oxfordshire +30 108 £44,000 -7.36% 5
Hertfordshire -6 107 £49,750 -0.50% 5
Birmingham +16 104 £57,500 +27.77% 15
Scotland -4 102 £46,000 -3.15% 16
Reading +11 99 £51,500 +8.42% 11
Bedfordshire +6 97 £49,500 +4.21% 5
Cheshire -9 91 £45,000 +8.43% 10
Milton Keynes +23 89 £45,600 +9.87% 16
Bristol +7 84 £43,000 -9.47% 14
Kent +12 73 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Wales +16 72 £38,250 +39.09% 4
Wiltshire -10 60 £50,000 +5.26% 7

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6212 (59.56%) Project Management
2 3709 (35.56%) Finance
3 2531 (24.27%) ITIL
4 1953 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 1750 (16.78%) Degree
6 1730 (16.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1708 (16.38%) Microsoft
8 1505 (14.43%) PMI Certification
9 1329 (12.74%) MS Excel
10 1242 (11.91%) MS Project
11 1238 (11.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1108 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
13 1099 (10.54%) Business Analysis
14 991 (9.50%) Programme Management
15 962 (9.22%) Retail
16 956 (9.17%) PMP
17 952 (9.13%) Change Management
18 899 (8.62%) Waterfall
19 897 (8.60%) Scrum
20 817 (7.83%) MS Office
21 809 (7.76%) PRINCE
22 762 (7.31%) Windows
23 741 (7.10%) PMI
24 701 (6.72%) Security Cleared
25 692 (6.63%) Risk Management
26 670 (6.42%) Telecoms
27 657 (6.30%) CRM
28 656 (6.29%) Banking
29 647 (6.20%) SQL
29 647 (6.20%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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
1 561 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 156 (1.50%) MS Exchange
3 107 (1.03%) MS Project Server
4 106 (1.02%) CMS
5 95 (0.91%) IIS
6 86 (0.82%) Lync
7 79 (0.76%) Drupal
8 78 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 63 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
10 43 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
11 41 (0.39%) Umbraco
12 40 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
13 33 (0.32%) Apache
14 31 (0.30%) Tomcat
15 28 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
16 26 (0.25%) WebSphere
17 25 (0.24%) SAS
18 24 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
19 22 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 20 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1329 (12.74%) MS Excel
2 1242 (11.91%) MS Project
3 817 (7.83%) MS Office
4 422 (4.05%) MS Visio
5 369 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 32 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.096%) FastStats
8 5 (0.048%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.038%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.038%) SPSS
9 4 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.029%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.019%) InDesign
11 2 (0.019%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.019%) Niku Workbench
12 1 (0.010%) PaintShop Pro
12 1 (0.010%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.010%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.010%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 109 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 58 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 53 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 50 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
6 41 (0.39%) Academy Housing
7 39 (0.37%) arcHouse
8 25 (0.24%) SAP CRM
9 20 (0.19%) SAP SD
10 18 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 16 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
11 16 (0.15%) Magento
11 16 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
12 15 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
13 14 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
14 13 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
14 13 (0.12%) Maximo
14 13 (0.12%) SAP CO
14 13 (0.12%) SAP FI
15 12 (0.12%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 148 (1.42%) SaaS
2 47 (0.45%) Office 365
3 45 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (0.25%) IaaS
5 25 (0.24%) PaaS
6 16 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.096%) Google Apps
9 9 (0.086%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (0.067%) Basecamp
11 5 (0.048%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.048%) Taleo
12 4 (0.038%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.010%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 294 (2.82%) WAN
2 284 (2.72%) SAN
3 261 (2.50%) Firewall
4 236 (2.26%) LAN
5 187 (1.79%) Internet
6 125 (1.20%) MPLS
7 106 (1.02%) Unified Communications
8 91 (0.87%) TCP/IP
9 86 (0.82%) Intranet
10 80 (0.77%) DNS
11 67 (0.64%) VPN
11 67 (0.64%) Network Security
12 60 (0.58%) Wireless
12 60 (0.58%) IP Telephony
13 55 (0.53%) VoIP
14 50 (0.48%) DHCP
14 50 (0.48%) NAS
15 36 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
16 31 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
17 30 (0.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 415 (3.98%) SQL Server
2 160 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
3 114 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 95 (0.91%) Oracle Database
4 95 (0.91%) MySQL
5 81 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (0.54%) QlikView
8 44 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 37 (0.35%) Oracle Exadata
10 36 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
11 35 (0.34%) Data Mining
12 34 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 33 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
14 26 (0.25%) RDBMS
15 25 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
16 22 (0.21%) Big Data
16 22 (0.21%) Spotfire
16 22 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
17 19 (0.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 110 (1.05%) JIRA
2 39 (0.37%) Toad
3 29 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (0.25%) Visual Studio
5 20 (0.19%) Rational Rose
6 16 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (0.12%) Axure RP
8 11 (0.11%) TestDirector
8 11 (0.11%) Eclipse
9 10 (0.096%) Metasploit
9 10 (0.096%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 9 (0.086%) Selenium
10 9 (0.086%) JUnit
11 8 (0.077%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (0.067%) Subversion
13 6 (0.058%) Git (software)
14 5 (0.048%) Rational DOORS
14 5 (0.048%) JDeveloper
14 5 (0.048%) PVCS
14 5 (0.048%) Jenkins
General
1 3709 (35.56%) Finance
2 962 (9.22%) Retail
3 670 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 656 (6.29%) Banking
5 515 (4.94%) Marketing
6 317 (3.04%) Legal
7 243 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 206 (1.98%) Advertising
9 204 (1.96%) Law
10 174 (1.67%) Back Office
11 161 (1.54%) Publishing
12 143 (1.37%) Investment Banking
13 113 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
14 78 (0.75%) Billing
14 78 (0.75%) Retail Banking
15 76 (0.73%) French Language
15 76 (0.73%) Games
16 72 (0.69%) Front Office
17 69 (0.66%) Financial Institution
18 59 (0.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5318 (50.99%) Project Manager
2 1394 (13.37%) Analyst
3 933 (8.95%) Business Analyst
4 871 (8.35%) Senior Manager
5 762 (7.31%) IT Project Manager
6 722 (6.92%) Senior Project Manager
7 539 (5.17%) Consultant
8 537 (5.15%) Programme Manager
9 461 (4.42%) Infrastructure Manager
10 439 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 374 (3.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 323 (3.10%) Agile Project Manager
13 319 (3.06%) Technical Manager
14 307 (2.94%) Service Manager
15 266 (2.55%) Technical Project Manager
16 243 (2.33%) Delivery Manager
17 240 (2.30%) Business Manager
18 217 (2.08%) Digital Project Manager
19 210 (2.01%) Architect
20 185 (1.77%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 495 (4.75%) .NET
2 223 (2.14%) HTML
3 171 (1.64%) XML
4 135 (1.29%) CSS
5 125 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 123 (1.18%) Web Services
7 67 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
8 66 (0.63%) HTML5
9 56 (0.54%) Middleware
10 52 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (0.43%) jQuery
12 40 (0.38%) .NET Framework
13 38 (0.36%) XHTML
14 35 (0.34%) WCF
15 34 (0.33%) LAMP
16 28 (0.27%) Ajax
17 26 (0.25%) SOAP
17 26 (0.25%) J2EE
18 23 (0.22%) COM
19 22 (0.21%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 741 (7.10%) PMI
2 606 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 222 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 125 (1.20%) NHS
5 115 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 98 (0.94%) Social Media
7 92 (0.88%) FMCG
7 92 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 82 (0.79%) Kindle
9 73 (0.70%) Mathematics
10 62 (0.59%) EPoS
11 58 (0.56%) Clustering
11 58 (0.56%) Life Science
12 55 (0.53%) Digital Media
13 46 (0.44%) Data Integration
14 45 (0.43%) E-Learning
15 42 (0.40%) Client/Server
16 41 (0.39%) PKI
17 40 (0.38%) Blackberry
18 39 (0.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 762 (7.31%) Windows
2 286 (2.74%) Linux
3 194 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 138 (1.32%) UNIX
5 104 (1.00%) Android
6 99 (0.95%) Windows 7
6 99 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 94 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 82 (0.79%) Solaris
9 78 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 21 (0.20%) Windows XP
13 18 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
14 15 (0.14%) AIX
15 11 (0.11%) FreeBSD
15 11 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.077%) Mac OS
17 7 (0.067%) Windows Phone
18 6 (0.058%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6212 (59.56%) Project Management
2 2531 (24.27%) ITIL
3 1953 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 1108 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
5 1099 (10.54%) Business Analysis
6 991 (9.50%) Programme Management
7 952 (9.13%) Change Management
8 899 (8.62%) Waterfall
9 897 (8.60%) Scrum
10 809 (7.76%) PRINCE
11 692 (6.63%) Risk Management
12 657 (6.30%) CRM
13 647 (6.20%) Service Delivery
14 638 (6.12%) Service Management
15 534 (5.12%) E-Commerce
16 528 (5.06%) Project Planning
17 478 (4.58%) Change Control
18 460 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
19 446 (4.28%) Resource Management
20 429 (4.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 647 (6.20%) SQL
2 275 (2.64%) Java
3 234 (2.24%) C#
4 125 (1.20%) JavaScript
5 104 (1.00%) PHP
6 95 (0.91%) C
7 45 (0.43%) T-SQL
7 45 (0.43%) VB
8 42 (0.40%) PowerShell
9 33 (0.32%) VBA
10 31 (0.30%) Perl
11 30 (0.29%) VB.NET
12 28 (0.27%) C++
13 24 (0.23%) PL/SQL
14 18 (0.17%) VBScript
14 18 (0.17%) Shell Script
15 15 (0.14%) Ruby
16 11 (0.11%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.096%) Python
18 9 (0.086%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1750 (16.78%) Degree
2 1730 (16.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1505 (14.43%) PMI Certification
4 1238 (11.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 956 (9.17%) PMP
6 701 (6.72%) Security Cleared
7 632 (6.06%) ISEB
8 562 (5.39%) SC Cleared
9 279 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
10 277 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 240 (2.30%) APMP
12 196 (1.88%) MCSE
13 164 (1.57%) CISSP
14 157 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
15 136 (1.30%) MCITP
16 122 (1.17%) ISTQB
17 108 (1.04%) CISM
18 97 (0.93%) CISA
19 90 (0.86%) CCNP
19 90 (0.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 458 (4.39%) QA
2 229 (2.20%) SLA
3 204 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 187 (1.79%) ISO 9001
5 104 (1.00%) COBIT
6 101 (0.97%) PCI DSS
7 60 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 54 (0.52%) P3O
9 47 (0.45%) Solvency II
10 37 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 20 (0.19%) ISO 9000
11 20 (0.19%) ISO 14001
12 18 (0.17%) Basel II
12 18 (0.17%) TickIT
13 17 (0.16%) Data Quality
14 15 (0.14%) Basel III
15 12 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
16 11 (0.11%) CRD IV
17 10 (0.096%) EMIR
18 7 (0.067%) FATCA
System Software
1 298 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 255 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 85 (0.81%) vSphere
5 75 (0.72%) XenApp
6 51 (0.49%) XenDesktop
7 50 (0.48%) XenServer
8 37 (0.35%) VMware ESX
9 33 (0.32%) UAG
10 21 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
10 21 (0.20%) Snort
11 16 (0.15%) vCloud
12 10 (0.096%) Nmap
13 8 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.067%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (0.048%) GPFS
16 4 (0.038%) RHEV
16 4 (0.038%) PowerHA
16 4 (0.038%) Xen
Systems Management
1 77 (0.74%) SCCM
2 42 (0.40%) SCOM
3 40 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 20 (0.19%) SCSM
5 15 (0.14%) Tivoli
6 12 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 12 (0.12%) WSUS
7 10 (0.096%) Nessus
8 9 (0.086%) HP SIM
8 9 (0.086%) Cisco UCCX
8 9 (0.086%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.077%) HP NNM
9 8 (0.077%) Backup Exec
10 7 (0.067%) Cisco UCCE
10 7 (0.067%) SCVMM
11 6 (0.058%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.058%) OpenView
12 5 (0.048%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (0.048%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.038%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1708 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 623 (5.97%) Oracle
3 453 (4.34%) SAP
4 416 (3.99%) VMware
5 397 (3.81%) Cisco
6 324 (3.11%) Citrix
7 242 (2.32%) HP
8 194 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
9 141 (1.35%) IBM
10 121 (1.16%) Fujitsu
11 117 (1.12%) EMC
12 115 (1.10%) CheckPoint
13 79 (0.76%) Sage
14 73 (0.70%) Juniper
15 72 (0.69%) Business Objects
16 71 (0.68%) Cognos
17 68 (0.65%) Dell
18 54 (0.52%) Informatica
18 54 (0.52%) Capita
19 53 (0.51%) Northgate
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Search Consultancy
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £63000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Negotiable Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 - £31500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,500 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago