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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 53 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 5114 4511 4634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.55% 4.11% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.54% 5.03% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4270 3472 3971
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 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%

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
92374 89648 91863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.25% 81.74% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 76138 72001 78206
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +9 4807 £50,500 +1.00% 531
London -6 1682 £55,000 - 161
South East +15 1121 £52,500 +5.00% 108
East of England +28 449 £50,000 +5.26% 27
City of London +18 444 £60,000 - 61
North West +15 385 £45,000 +12.50% 45
South West +20 343 £50,000 +11.11% 61
Yorkshire +6 341 £45,000 - 53
West Midlands +17 310 £49,350 +9.66% 40
Berkshire +16 304 £55,000 +10.00% 27
Surrey +19 271 £52,500 +5.00% 18
West Yorkshire +1 260 £44,000 -2.22% 43
Manchester +8 228 £46,500 +9.41% 26
Leeds +1 185 £42,500 -5.55% 32
Hampshire -7 184 £50,000 +11.11% 27
East Midlands +19 155 £45,000 -5.26% 29
Hertfordshire +34 152 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Scotland +24 147 £48,000 -4.00% 10
Birmingham 0 133 £50,500 +13.48% 16
Reading -3 130 £52,500 +7.69% 10
Buckinghamshire +1 119 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Wiltshire +7 100 £50,250 +11.66% 15
Cheshire +20 94 £42,500 +4.29% 12
Cambridgeshire +11 90 £47,500 - 6
Essex +6 90 £50,000 -6.97% 4
Bedfordshire +29 85 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Bristol +16 85 £45,000 -14.28% 17
Oxfordshire +22 75 £55,000 +24.29% 16
Edinburgh +13 69 £50,000 +10.49% 4
Milton Keynes -2 67 £47,500 -5.00% 5

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5988 (59.16%) Project Management
2 3297 (32.58%) Finance
3 2789 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2574 (25.43%) ITIL
5 1959 (19.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 1733 (17.12%) Degree
7 1712 (16.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1592 (15.73%) PMI Certification
9 1579 (15.60%) Microsoft
10 1278 (12.63%) MS Excel
11 1234 (12.19%) MS Project
12 1039 (10.27%) PMP
13 1021 (10.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1003 (9.91%) Change Management
15 979 (9.67%) Business Analysis
16 958 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
17 882 (8.71%) Scrum
18 836 (8.26%) Retail
19 832 (8.22%) Waterfall
20 772 (7.63%) MS Office
21 767 (7.58%) Programme Management
22 735 (7.26%) PMI
23 720 (7.11%) Windows
24 707 (6.99%) Banking
25 698 (6.90%) PRINCE
26 677 (6.69%) Risk Management
27 641 (6.33%) Telecoms
28 638 (6.30%) ISEB
29 623 (6.16%) SQL
30 610 (6.03%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 529 (5.23%) SharePoint
2 180 (1.78%) MS Exchange
3 116 (1.15%) MS Project Server
4 108 (1.07%) CMS
5 86 (0.85%) IIS
6 79 (0.78%) Lync
7 68 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 67 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
9 66 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 46 (0.45%) Apache
11 44 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 42 (0.41%) Drupal
13 39 (0.39%) WebLogic
14 34 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
15 32 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
15 32 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
16 31 (0.31%) SAS
17 27 (0.27%) Tomcat
18 26 (0.26%) WebSphere
19 23 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1278 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 1234 (12.19%) MS Project
3 772 (7.63%) MS Office
4 413 (4.08%) MS Visio
5 366 (3.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 47 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 16 (0.16%) Niku Workbench
9 9 (0.089%) SPSS
10 7 (0.069%) Open Workbench
11 6 (0.059%) CATIA
12 5 (0.049%) Stata
13 4 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 3 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
14 3 (0.030%) PowerPivot
15 2 (0.020%) FastStats
16 1 (0.010%) GIMP
16 1 (0.010%) Edge Animate
16 1 (0.010%) InfoPath
16 1 (0.010%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 128 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 55 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 33 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
5 29 (0.29%) SAP ERP
6 28 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 25 (0.25%) Agresso
8 22 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
9 17 (0.17%) ResourceLink
9 17 (0.17%) Magento
10 15 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 15 (0.15%) Academy Housing
10 15 (0.15%) arcHouse
11 13 (0.13%) Maximo
11 13 (0.13%) SAP CRM
12 12 (0.12%) SAP HR
12 12 (0.12%) HFM
13 10 (0.099%) Remedy ITSM
13 10 (0.099%) Oracle EBS R12
13 10 (0.099%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 133 (1.31%) SaaS
2 57 (0.56%) Office 365
3 50 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (0.24%) IaaS
5 22 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (0.15%) PaaS
8 14 (0.14%) Google Apps
9 7 (0.069%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.049%) Force.com
11 4 (0.040%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.040%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.020%) GitHub
12 2 (0.020%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.020%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.010%) Taleo
13 1 (0.010%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.010%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 315 (3.11%) WAN
2 263 (2.60%) LAN
3 242 (2.39%) Firewall
4 219 (2.16%) SAN
5 202 (2.00%) Internet
6 182 (1.80%) Wireless
7 143 (1.41%) VPN
8 136 (1.34%) MPLS
9 103 (1.02%) TCP/IP
10 102 (1.01%) Network Security
11 84 (0.83%) Intranet
11 84 (0.83%) VoIP
12 81 (0.80%) Unified Communications
13 57 (0.56%) IP Telephony
14 56 (0.55%) DNS
15 55 (0.54%) SSL
16 46 (0.45%) OSPF
17 45 (0.44%) BGP
18 44 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
19 43 (0.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 498 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 167 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
3 142 (1.40%) Relational Database
4 90 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 84 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 82 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 80 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 77 (0.76%) MySQL
9 48 (0.47%) RDBMS
10 47 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 41 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
12 38 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 36 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 36 (0.36%) OLAP
14 34 (0.34%) Big Data
15 29 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
15 29 (0.29%) Data Mining
15 29 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
16 28 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 26 (0.26%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 118 (1.17%) JIRA
2 59 (0.58%) Visual Studio
3 51 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 36 (0.36%) Toad
5 30 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
6 24 (0.24%) Axure RP
7 20 (0.20%) Eclipse
8 18 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
9 17 (0.17%) Rational Rose
10 16 (0.16%) TestDirector
11 15 (0.15%) Jenkins
12 14 (0.14%) JDeveloper
12 14 (0.14%) PVCS
13 12 (0.12%) RequisitePro
14 11 (0.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 10 (0.099%) CaliberRM
16 9 (0.089%) QuickTest Pro
16 9 (0.089%) JUnit
17 8 (0.079%) Selenium
18 7 (0.069%) Git (software)
General
1 3297 (32.58%) Finance
2 836 (8.26%) Retail
3 707 (6.99%) Banking
4 641 (6.33%) Telecoms
5 455 (4.50%) Marketing
6 345 (3.41%) Legal
7 310 (3.06%) Manufacturing
8 181 (1.79%) Law
9 169 (1.67%) Billing
10 124 (1.23%) Back Office
11 123 (1.22%) Investment Banking
12 119 (1.18%) Advertising
13 88 (0.87%) Games
14 74 (0.73%) Local Government
15 70 (0.69%) Automotive
16 68 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
16 68 (0.67%) Publishing
17 61 (0.60%) French Language
18 54 (0.53%) German Language
19 40 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5277 (52.14%) Project Manager
2 1345 (13.29%) Analyst
3 914 (9.03%) Senior Manager
4 858 (8.48%) Business Analyst
5 805 (7.95%) IT Project Manager
6 775 (7.66%) Senior Project Manager
7 516 (5.10%) Programme Manager
8 481 (4.75%) Consultant
9 467 (4.61%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 456 (4.51%) Infrastructure Manager
11 390 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 278 (2.75%) Agile Project Manager
13 266 (2.63%) Technical Manager
14 265 (2.62%) Delivery Manager
15 252 (2.49%) Service Manager
16 207 (2.05%) Business Manager
17 206 (2.04%) Architect
18 199 (1.97%) Technical Project Manager
19 181 (1.79%) Developer
20 169 (1.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (4.58%) .NET
2 241 (2.38%) HTML
3 171 (1.69%) XML
4 141 (1.39%) Web Services
5 139 (1.37%) CSS
6 119 (1.18%) ASP.NET
7 88 (0.87%) Middleware
8 77 (0.76%) HTML5
9 65 (0.64%) jQuery
10 54 (0.53%) .NET Framework
11 43 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (0.38%) J2EE
13 37 (0.37%) SOAP
14 29 (0.29%) WCF
15 26 (0.26%) Ajax
15 26 (0.26%) JSP
15 26 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
16 23 (0.23%) EDI
16 23 (0.23%) WPF
17 21 (0.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 958 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
2 735 (7.26%) PMI
3 525 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 223 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 164 (1.62%) NHS
6 154 (1.52%) User Experience
7 149 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 116 (1.15%) EPoS
9 113 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 95 (0.94%) FMCG
11 62 (0.61%) Social Media
12 59 (0.58%) Clustering
13 58 (0.57%) Mathematics
13 58 (0.57%) Kindle
14 56 (0.55%) Life Science
15 55 (0.54%) e-Health
15 55 (0.54%) Digital Media
16 52 (0.51%) Data Integration
17 48 (0.47%) Open Source
18 44 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 720 (7.11%) Windows
2 261 (2.58%) Linux
3 190 (1.88%) UNIX
4 164 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 124 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 117 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 95 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 69 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 68 (0.67%) Android
10 60 (0.59%) Solaris
11 49 (0.48%) Windows 8
12 42 (0.41%) Windows XP
13 33 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
15 18 (0.18%) AIX
16 12 (0.12%) HPUX
17 10 (0.099%) Debian
18 7 (0.069%) Windows 2000
18 7 (0.069%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.069%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5988 (59.16%) Project Management
2 2789 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2574 (25.43%) ITIL
4 1959 (19.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 1003 (9.91%) Change Management
6 979 (9.67%) Business Analysis
7 882 (8.71%) Scrum
8 832 (8.22%) Waterfall
9 767 (7.58%) Programme Management
10 698 (6.90%) PRINCE
11 677 (6.69%) Risk Management
12 610 (6.03%) Service Delivery
13 555 (5.48%) CRM
14 541 (5.35%) E-Commerce
15 536 (5.30%) Project Planning
16 523 (5.17%) Service Management
17 500 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
18 479 (4.73%) Mentoring
19 438 (4.33%) ERP
20 419 (4.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 623 (6.16%) SQL
2 260 (2.57%) Java
3 223 (2.20%) C#
4 142 (1.40%) JavaScript
5 127 (1.25%) C
6 83 (0.82%) PL/SQL
7 66 (0.65%) PHP
8 55 (0.54%) PowerShell
9 47 (0.46%) VBA
10 46 (0.45%) VB
11 41 (0.41%) T-SQL
12 33 (0.33%) C++
13 31 (0.31%) VB.NET
14 26 (0.26%) Perl
15 23 (0.23%) Python
15 23 (0.23%) Shell Script
16 19 (0.19%) ABAP
17 18 (0.18%) Ruby
18 15 (0.15%) VBScript
19 13 (0.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1733 (17.12%) Degree
2 1712 (16.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1592 (15.73%) PMI Certification
4 1039 (10.27%) PMP
5 1021 (10.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 638 (6.30%) ISEB
7 511 (5.05%) Security Cleared
8 387 (3.82%) SC Cleared
9 329 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
10 275 (2.72%) APMP
11 259 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 178 (1.76%) CISSP
13 176 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
14 133 (1.31%) CISA
15 127 (1.25%) MCSE
16 126 (1.24%) CCNP
17 121 (1.20%) ISTQB
18 92 (0.91%) MCSA
19 87 (0.86%) CCNA
20 86 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 419 (4.14%) QA
2 248 (2.45%) SLA
3 203 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 155 (1.53%) ISO 9001
5 98 (0.97%) COBIT
6 84 (0.83%) PCI DSS
7 60 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 45 (0.44%) ISO 14001
9 40 (0.40%) Solvency II
10 24 (0.24%) Data Quality
11 23 (0.23%) P3O
12 21 (0.21%) ISO 9000
13 18 (0.18%) JSP 440
14 17 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 16 (0.16%) COSO
16 14 (0.14%) Basel II
17 12 (0.12%) WAI
18 11 (0.11%) EMIR
19 10 (0.099%) Dodd-Frank
19 10 (0.099%) FATCA
System Software
1 252 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 213 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 60 (0.59%) XenApp
5 59 (0.58%) vSphere
6 20 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (0.19%) XenDesktop
8 16 (0.16%) vCloud
9 15 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (0.14%) VMware ESX
11 12 (0.12%) XenServer
12 11 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
13 9 (0.089%) NFS
13 9 (0.089%) Oracle RMAN
14 8 (0.079%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.069%) KVM
16 6 (0.059%) Firmware
16 6 (0.059%) Terminal Services
17 5 (0.049%) VMware Workstation
18 4 (0.040%) UAG
Systems Management
1 75 (0.74%) SCCM
2 47 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
3 38 (0.38%) SCOM
4 22 (0.22%) HP NNM
5 21 (0.21%) HP SIM
5 21 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
6 20 (0.20%) Backup Exec
7 19 (0.19%) NetBackup
8 16 (0.16%) Nagios
8 16 (0.16%) SCSM
9 15 (0.15%) SCVMM
10 14 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 14 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 11 (0.11%) SCOrch
11 11 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (0.11%) Puppet
11 11 (0.11%) Data Guard
12 9 (0.089%) Windows Intune
13 8 (0.079%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 7 (0.069%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1579 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 568 (5.61%) Oracle
3 529 (5.23%) SAP
4 443 (4.38%) Cisco
5 412 (4.07%) VMware
6 283 (2.80%) Citrix
7 252 (2.49%) HP
8 141 (1.39%) IBM
9 116 (1.15%) Juniper
10 91 (0.90%) CheckPoint
11 88 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
12 81 (0.80%) F5
13 71 (0.70%) EMC
14 68 (0.67%) NetApp
15 63 (0.62%) Cognos
16 54 (0.53%) Business Objects
17 51 (0.50%) Sage
18 45 (0.44%) SolarWinds
19 44 (0.43%) Red Hat
20 41 (0.41%) Avaya
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
South Wales
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits & delivery bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £70000 - £87000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £91000 - £95000 per annum + housing, Healthcare, Car
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50 - £55 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50 - £55 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 42k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bens inc bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago