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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 54 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 5078 4931 4434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.65% 4.32% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 5.22% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4197 3831 3628
Average salary £50,429 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,127
% change year-on-year
- +2.97%

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
92938 94397 86367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.18% 82.76% 81.87%
Number of salaries quoted 76796 75339 70773
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -1 4744 £51,000 +2.00% 565
London +1 1896 £60,000 +6.19% 229
South East -11 958 £50,000 - 93
City of London +22 442 £62,500 +5.93% 51
East of England +22 403 £50,000 +5.26% 32
Yorkshire +3 350 £47,500 +11.76% 51
North West +17 336 £42,500 -5.55% 58
West Midlands +14 297 £49,500 +10.00% 30
Berkshire -1 253 £57,500 +4.54% 26
West Yorkshire 0 241 £47,500 +11.76% 32
Manchester +22 226 £42,750 -5.00% 34
East Midlands +8 226 £45,000 - 24
South West -21 226 £47,500 +5.55% 36
Leeds -1 191 £47,500 +13.09% 23
Hampshire -8 175 £50,000 - 29
Surrey -8 174 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Hertfordshire +27 157 £55,000 +15.78% 8
Scotland -10 108 £47,500 -3.30% 12
Cambridgeshire +53 102 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Birmingham +8 101 £50,000 +8.10% 13
Buckinghamshire -10 93 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Reading -1 92 £55,000 +2.32% 13
Nottinghamshire +4 78 £45,000 - 8
Nottingham +15 74 £45,000 - 8
Coventry +22 73 £50,000 -5.66% 3
West Sussex -25 73 £49,000 +3.15% 4
Bedfordshire +4 71 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Cambridge +52 70 £47,500 +10.46% 6
Wales +15 69 £52,500 +32.07% 4
Essex -5 69 £52,500 -4.54% 4

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5835 (59.11%) Project Management
2 3495 (35.41%) Finance
3 3122 (31.63%) Agile Software Development
4 2574 (26.08%) ITIL
5 1937 (19.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 1694 (17.16%) PMI Certification
7 1631 (16.52%) Degree
8 1534 (15.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1429 (14.48%) Microsoft
10 1183 (11.98%) PMP
11 1134 (11.49%) MS Excel
12 1081 (10.95%) MS Project
13 1078 (10.92%) Change Management
14 1039 (10.53%) Scrum
15 998 (10.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 989 (10.02%) Waterfall
17 981 (9.94%) Retail
18 837 (8.48%) SDLC
19 828 (8.39%) Business Analysis
20 803 (8.13%) Risk Management
21 784 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
22 780 (7.90%) Banking
23 762 (7.72%) Programme Management
24 720 (7.29%) Service Delivery
25 696 (7.05%) Service Management
25 696 (7.05%) PMI
26 683 (6.92%) Windows
27 665 (6.74%) PRINCE
28 662 (6.71%) MS Office
29 630 (6.38%) Data Centre

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 517 (5.24%) SharePoint
2 172 (1.74%) MS Exchange
3 93 (0.94%) CMS
4 86 (0.87%) IIS
5 64 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 63 (0.64%) MS Project Server
7 61 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 60 (0.61%) Lync
9 52 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 50 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 47 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 39 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
13 38 (0.38%) Confluence
13 38 (0.38%) JBoss
13 38 (0.38%) Drupal
14 31 (0.31%) WebLogic
14 31 (0.31%) Apache
15 27 (0.27%) SAS
16 25 (0.25%) NetWeaver
17 23 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1134 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 1081 (10.95%) MS Project
3 662 (6.71%) MS Office
4 366 (3.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 344 (3.48%) MS Visio
6 36 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.13%) Open Workbench
8 8 (0.081%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.061%) Niku Workbench
10 5 (0.051%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.041%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.020%) FastStats
12 2 (0.020%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.020%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.020%) Windchill
12 2 (0.020%) SPSS
13 1 (0.010%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 105 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
3 54 (0.55%) SAP FI
4 46 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
4 46 (0.47%) SAP CO
5 45 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 40 (0.41%) SAP SD
7 37 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
8 36 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
9 27 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
9 27 (0.27%) Primavera
10 24 (0.24%) SAP MM
11 23 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
12 19 (0.19%) SAP ERP
13 18 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 18 (0.18%) SAP SCM
13 18 (0.18%) Northgate Housing
14 17 (0.17%) Movex
15 15 (0.15%) Summit
15 15 (0.15%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 187 (1.89%) SaaS
2 145 (1.47%) Office 365
3 75 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 67 (0.68%) PaaS
5 66 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
6 55 (0.56%) IaaS
7 48 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 42 (0.43%) Mimecast
9 12 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (0.12%) Heroku
10 8 (0.081%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.061%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.061%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.051%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.030%) Google Drive
13 3 (0.030%) Yammer
13 3 (0.030%) Trello
14 2 (0.020%) IBM Blueworks
14 2 (0.020%) Taleo
14 2 (0.020%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 382 (3.87%) WAN
2 294 (2.98%) LAN
3 253 (2.56%) Firewall
4 187 (1.89%) SAN
5 138 (1.40%) Internet
6 128 (1.30%) VoIP
7 126 (1.28%) Wireless
8 120 (1.22%) DNS
9 102 (1.03%) Intranet
10 88 (0.89%) Unified Communications
11 80 (0.81%) TCP/IP
12 75 (0.76%) VPN
13 69 (0.70%) NAS
14 65 (0.66%) MPLS
15 61 (0.62%) DHCP
16 54 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
17 51 (0.52%) Extranet
18 46 (0.47%) Network Security
19 37 (0.37%) IP Telephony
20 29 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 486 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 206 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
3 117 (1.19%) Oracle Database
4 115 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 109 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 100 (1.01%) MySQL
7 89 (0.90%) Relational Database
7 89 (0.90%) Big Data
8 86 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 82 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
10 75 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 44 (0.45%) SAP BW
12 43 (0.44%) DTS
13 37 (0.37%) RDBMS
13 37 (0.37%) EDRMS
14 35 (0.35%) Hadoop
15 34 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
16 33 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
16 33 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
17 32 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 150 (1.52%) JIRA
2 63 (0.64%) Jenkins
3 40 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 38 (0.38%) Visual Studio
5 35 (0.35%) TeamCity
6 34 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
7 29 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (0.22%) LoadRunner
9 21 (0.21%) HP UFT
10 17 (0.17%) Toad
10 17 (0.17%) Selenium
11 13 (0.13%) Subversion
12 12 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
13 11 (0.11%) Hudson
13 11 (0.11%) Maven
14 10 (0.10%) NUnit
15 9 (0.091%) CruiseControl
16 8 (0.081%) SonarQube
16 8 (0.081%) NCover
16 8 (0.081%) FxCop
General
1 3495 (35.41%) Finance
2 981 (9.94%) Retail
3 780 (7.90%) Banking
4 532 (5.39%) Telecoms
5 336 (3.40%) Legal
6 313 (3.17%) Marketing
7 297 (3.01%) Manufacturing
8 235 (2.38%) Law
9 204 (2.07%) Back Office
10 158 (1.60%) Investment Banking
11 138 (1.40%) Advertising
12 123 (1.25%) Financial Institution
13 116 (1.18%) Retail Banking
14 110 (1.11%) Billing
15 94 (0.95%) Publishing
16 86 (0.87%) Games
17 79 (0.80%) Front Office
18 60 (0.61%) Electronics
18 60 (0.61%) Local Government
19 54 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5108 (51.75%) Project Manager
2 1225 (12.41%) Analyst
3 759 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 743 (7.53%) IT Project Manager
5 671 (6.80%) Senior Manager
6 609 (6.17%) Senior Project Manager
7 491 (4.97%) Consultant
8 484 (4.90%) Programme Manager
9 451 (4.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 443 (4.49%) Infrastructure Manager
11 396 (4.01%) Agile Project Manager
12 382 (3.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 365 (3.70%) Service Manager
14 348 (3.53%) Delivery Manager
15 298 (3.02%) Technical Manager
16 244 (2.47%) Technical Project Manager
17 234 (2.37%) Architect
18 200 (2.03%) Developer
18 200 (2.03%) Software Manager
19 197 (2.00%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (4.07%) .NET
2 160 (1.62%) XML
3 146 (1.48%) HTML
4 145 (1.47%) Web Services
5 124 (1.26%) ASP.NET
6 110 (1.11%) CSS
7 88 (0.89%) J2EE
8 57 (0.58%) Middleware
9 56 (0.57%) Spring
10 53 (0.54%) Hibernate
11 45 (0.46%) jQuery
12 39 (0.40%) WPF
13 35 (0.35%) Ajax
14 33 (0.33%) WCF
14 33 (0.33%) LAMP
14 33 (0.33%) SOAP
14 33 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
15 31 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (0.28%) .NET Framework
17 27 (0.27%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 784 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 696 (7.05%) PMI
3 630 (6.38%) Data Centre
4 457 (4.63%) Management Information System
5 217 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 151 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 108 (1.09%) FMCG
8 102 (1.03%) User Experience
9 95 (0.96%) NHS
10 85 (0.86%) Mobile App
11 81 (0.82%) EPoS
12 73 (0.74%) Life Science
13 61 (0.62%) Clustering
14 60 (0.61%) Statistics
15 57 (0.58%) Blackberry
16 43 (0.44%) CLARiiON
16 43 (0.44%) Derivative
17 42 (0.43%) N-Tier
18 35 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 35 (0.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 683 (6.92%) Windows
2 226 (2.29%) Linux
3 135 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 122 (1.24%) Windows 7
5 115 (1.17%) UNIX
6 112 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 100 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 69 (0.70%) Android
9 65 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 62 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 50 (0.51%) Solaris
12 45 (0.46%) Windows 8
13 37 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
14 35 (0.35%) AIX
15 31 (0.31%) Windows XP
16 14 (0.14%) Ubuntu
17 12 (0.12%) Debian
18 9 (0.091%) Mac OS X
19 7 (0.071%) Windows 2000
20 6 (0.061%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5835 (59.11%) Project Management
2 3122 (31.63%) Agile Software Development
3 2574 (26.08%) ITIL
4 1937 (19.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 1078 (10.92%) Change Management
6 1039 (10.53%) Scrum
7 989 (10.02%) Waterfall
8 837 (8.48%) SDLC
9 828 (8.39%) Business Analysis
10 803 (8.13%) Risk Management
11 762 (7.72%) Programme Management
12 720 (7.29%) Service Delivery
13 696 (7.05%) Service Management
14 665 (6.74%) PRINCE
15 572 (5.79%) Project Planning
16 491 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
17 455 (4.61%) Mentoring
18 429 (4.35%) E-Commerce
19 421 (4.27%) CRM
20 419 (4.24%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 589 (5.97%) SQL
2 360 (3.65%) Java
3 249 (2.52%) C#
4 137 (1.39%) C
5 109 (1.10%) JavaScript
6 98 (0.99%) PL/SQL
7 78 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 69 (0.70%) PHP
9 45 (0.46%) VB
10 44 (0.45%) PowerShell
11 38 (0.38%) C++
12 34 (0.34%) Python
13 32 (0.32%) VB.NET
13 32 (0.32%) Ruby
14 30 (0.30%) VBA
15 26 (0.26%) Shell Script
16 23 (0.23%) ABAP
17 20 (0.20%) Perl
18 7 (0.071%) VB6
19 6 (0.061%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1694 (17.16%) PMI Certification
2 1631 (16.52%) Degree
3 1534 (15.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1183 (11.98%) PMP
5 998 (10.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 501 (5.08%) ISEB
7 368 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
7 368 (3.73%) Security Cleared
8 311 (3.15%) APMP
9 223 (2.26%) SC Cleared
10 216 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 162 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
12 138 (1.40%) MCSE
13 133 (1.35%) CCNA
14 99 (1.00%) ISTQB
15 81 (0.82%) CISSP
16 76 (0.77%) DV Cleared
17 73 (0.74%) CCNP
18 54 (0.55%) MCP
18 54 (0.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 386 (3.91%) QA
2 228 (2.31%) SLA
3 153 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 98 (0.99%) PMBOK
5 91 (0.92%) ISO 9001
6 86 (0.87%) P3O
7 85 (0.86%) PCI DSS
8 70 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 43 (0.44%) COBIT
10 40 (0.41%) MiFID
11 38 (0.38%) EMIR
12 35 (0.35%) Solvency II
13 25 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
14 23 (0.23%) Data Quality
15 20 (0.20%) ISO 14001
16 19 (0.19%) CRD IV
17 9 (0.091%) ISO 9000
18 5 (0.051%) JSP 440
19 4 (0.041%) HL7
20 3 (0.030%) COREP
System Software
1 304 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 271 (2.75%) Active Directory
3 70 (0.71%) XenApp
4 61 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 36 (0.36%) vSphere
6 20 (0.20%) VMware ESX
7 17 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 16 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (0.12%) VirtualBox
10 10 (0.10%) Firmware
11 9 (0.091%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 8 (0.081%) Varnish
13 5 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.051%) vCloud
14 4 (0.041%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.030%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.030%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.030%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.030%) KVM
15 3 (0.030%) Docker
Systems Management
1 79 (0.80%) SCCM
2 70 (0.71%) Puppet
3 48 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 33 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 32 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
6 29 (0.29%) SCOM
7 15 (0.15%) SCVMM
7 15 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (0.15%) Nagios
7 15 (0.15%) Tivoli
8 14 (0.14%) AirWatch
9 12 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (0.11%) SCSM
11 10 (0.10%) Backup Exec
11 10 (0.10%) ServiceCenter
12 8 (0.081%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (0.081%) CA LISA
13 7 (0.071%) SCOrch
13 7 (0.071%) Ansible
14 6 (0.061%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1429 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 575 (5.83%) Oracle
3 483 (4.89%) VMware
4 459 (4.65%) SAP
5 353 (3.58%) Cisco
6 213 (2.16%) Citrix
7 203 (2.06%) HP
8 167 (1.69%) IBM
9 132 (1.34%) EMC
10 104 (1.05%) NetApp
11 77 (0.78%) CheckPoint
12 69 (0.70%) Symantec
13 68 (0.69%) Computacenter
14 62 (0.63%) Cognos
15 54 (0.55%) webMethods
16 52 (0.53%) F5
16 52 (0.53%) MobileIron
17 50 (0.51%) Red Hat
18 45 (0.46%) Informatica
19 41 (0.42%) Remedy
Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tyneside
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Great Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus, full health, etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus, full health, etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £68,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago