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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 54 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 5035 4490 4568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.33% 4.12% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 5.24% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3877 3716 4023
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 £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93489 85651 91195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.67% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 75403 70134 77725
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
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 23 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 23 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 +2 4770 £50,000 - 533
London -1 1964 £55,000 -3.50% 206
South East +19 1165 £50,000 +5.26% 117
City of London 0 444 £57,500 +4.54% 72
North West -3 344 £43,000 +1.17% 38
East of England -6 320 £49,500 +10.00% 38
Berkshire +24 305 £55,000 +10.00% 27
Yorkshire -8 292 £42,500 -5.55% 32
West Midlands +12 270 £48,500 +7.77% 35
South West -7 233 £43,000 -4.44% 35
Surrey +14 230 £50,000 +5.02% 22
West Yorkshire -12 211 £42,500 -5.55% 19
Manchester +4 195 £42,500 -2.29% 22
Hampshire 0 183 £47,750 -1.54% 22
Leeds -6 171 £40,000 -6.97% 13
East Midlands +3 137 £45,000 +6.81% 18
Buckinghamshire +17 120 £47,500 +13.77% 13
Oxfordshire +38 107 £44,000 -4.86% 5
Birmingham +24 107 £57,500 +27.77% 14
Hertfordshire -9 107 £49,750 -0.50% 6
Reading +10 105 £51,500 +8.42% 10
Bedfordshire +8 103 £49,500 +10.00% 11
West Sussex +6 99 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Scotland -6 97 £46,000 -3.15% 19
Cheshire -7 91 £45,000 +7.49% 8
Milton Keynes +19 89 £45,600 +9.87% 12
Bristol -3 85 £43,000 -9.47% 6
Wales +20 74 £39,250 +42.72% 11
Kent +20 71 £50,000 +8.10% 5
Wiltshire -9 61 £50,000 +7.52% 7

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 6230 (59.55%) Project Management
2 3703 (35.40%) Finance
3 2547 (24.35%) ITIL
4 1965 (18.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 1754 (16.77%) Degree
6 1735 (16.59%) Microsoft
7 1725 (16.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1502 (14.36%) PMI Certification
9 1324 (12.66%) MS Excel
10 1248 (11.93%) MS Project
11 1240 (11.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1121 (10.72%) Agile Software Development
13 1095 (10.47%) Business Analysis
14 973 (9.30%) Programme Management
15 970 (9.27%) Retail
16 961 (9.19%) PMP
17 952 (9.10%) Change Management
18 916 (8.76%) Scrum
19 909 (8.69%) Waterfall
20 820 (7.84%) MS Office
21 817 (7.81%) PRINCE
22 764 (7.30%) Windows
23 739 (7.06%) PMI
24 703 (6.72%) Security Cleared
25 691 (6.61%) Risk Management
26 681 (6.51%) Telecoms
27 656 (6.27%) CRM
28 655 (6.26%) SQL
29 646 (6.18%) Service Delivery
30 641 (6.13%) Banking

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 571 (5.46%) SharePoint
2 154 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 108 (1.03%) MS Project Server
4 105 (1.00%) CMS
5 96 (0.92%) IIS
6 88 (0.84%) Lync
7 79 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 79 (0.76%) Drupal
8 64 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 45 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
10 41 (0.39%) Umbraco
11 40 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
12 32 (0.31%) Apache
13 30 (0.29%) Tomcat
14 29 (0.28%) WebSphere
15 28 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
16 25 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
17 23 (0.22%) SAS
17 23 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
18 22 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1324 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 1248 (11.93%) MS Project
3 820 (7.84%) MS Office
4 412 (3.94%) MS Visio
5 363 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 33 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.096%) FastStats
8 5 (0.048%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.048%) Open Workbench
9 4 (0.038%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.038%) SPSS
9 4 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.019%) InDesign
10 2 (0.019%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.019%) Niku Workbench
10 2 (0.019%) Mingle
11 1 (0.010%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.010%) PaintShop Pro
11 1 (0.010%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 113 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 60 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 51 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 48 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
6 40 (0.38%) Academy Housing
7 38 (0.36%) arcHouse
8 25 (0.24%) SAP CRM
9 21 (0.20%) SAP SD
10 18 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 16 (0.15%) Magento
12 15 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
13 14 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
14 13 (0.12%) Maximo
14 13 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
15 12 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
15 12 (0.11%) SAP CO
15 12 (0.11%) SAP FI
15 12 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
16 11 (0.11%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 145 (1.39%) SaaS
2 47 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 47 (0.45%) Office 365
3 26 (0.25%) IaaS
4 25 (0.24%) PaaS
5 20 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.096%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (0.096%) Google Apps
8 7 (0.067%) Basecamp
9 5 (0.048%) Taleo
9 5 (0.048%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.038%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.019%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 291 (2.78%) WAN
2 279 (2.67%) SAN
3 261 (2.49%) Firewall
4 236 (2.26%) LAN
5 184 (1.76%) Internet
6 128 (1.22%) MPLS
7 103 (0.98%) Unified Communications
8 92 (0.88%) TCP/IP
9 86 (0.82%) Intranet
10 79 (0.76%) DNS
11 65 (0.62%) VPN
11 65 (0.62%) Network Security
12 59 (0.56%) Wireless
13 58 (0.55%) IP Telephony
14 57 (0.54%) VoIP
15 50 (0.48%) NAS
16 49 (0.47%) DHCP
17 39 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
18 31 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
19 30 (0.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 157 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
3 118 (1.13%) Relational Database
4 99 (0.95%) MySQL
5 94 (0.90%) Oracle Database
6 86 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 60 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 59 (0.56%) QlikView
9 46 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 38 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
11 37 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
12 36 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
13 35 (0.33%) Data Mining
14 33 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
15 29 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
16 27 (0.26%) RDBMS
17 23 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
18 22 (0.21%) Spotfire
18 22 (0.21%) Big Data
19 20 (0.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 111 (1.06%) JIRA
2 37 (0.35%) Toad
3 30 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (0.27%) Visual Studio
5 19 (0.18%) Rational Rose
6 15 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (0.11%) Axure RP
8 11 (0.11%) Eclipse
8 11 (0.11%) Selenium
9 10 (0.096%) Metasploit
9 10 (0.096%) TestDirector
9 10 (0.096%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (0.096%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 9 (0.086%) JUnit
11 7 (0.067%) Subversion
12 6 (0.057%) Git (software)
13 5 (0.048%) Bugzilla
13 5 (0.048%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (0.048%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.038%) SoapUI
General
1 3703 (35.40%) Finance
2 970 (9.27%) Retail
3 681 (6.51%) Telecoms
4 641 (6.13%) Banking
5 515 (4.92%) Marketing
6 312 (2.98%) Legal
7 238 (2.28%) Manufacturing
8 207 (1.98%) Advertising
9 204 (1.95%) Law
10 175 (1.67%) Back Office
11 163 (1.56%) Publishing
12 141 (1.35%) Investment Banking
13 114 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
14 80 (0.76%) Games
14 80 (0.76%) Retail Banking
15 79 (0.76%) Billing
16 75 (0.72%) French Language
17 74 (0.71%) Front Office
18 69 (0.66%) Financial Institution
19 56 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5335 (51.00%) Project Manager
2 1403 (13.41%) Analyst
3 937 (8.96%) Business Analyst
4 869 (8.31%) Senior Manager
5 760 (7.27%) IT Project Manager
6 722 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
7 541 (5.17%) Consultant
8 535 (5.11%) Programme Manager
9 455 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
10 444 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 369 (3.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 327 (3.13%) Technical Manager
13 321 (3.07%) Agile Project Manager
14 299 (2.86%) Service Manager
15 273 (2.61%) Technical Project Manager
16 242 (2.31%) Delivery Manager
16 242 (2.31%) Business Manager
17 212 (2.03%) Digital Project Manager
17 212 (2.03%) Architect
18 187 (1.79%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (4.84%) .NET
2 227 (2.17%) HTML
3 174 (1.66%) XML
4 139 (1.33%) CSS
5 126 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 125 (1.19%) Web Services
7 68 (0.65%) HTML5
8 66 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
9 53 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (0.51%) Middleware
10 47 (0.45%) jQuery
11 42 (0.40%) .NET Framework
12 41 (0.39%) XHTML
13 36 (0.34%) WCF
14 34 (0.33%) LAMP
15 31 (0.30%) Ajax
16 26 (0.25%) SOAP
16 26 (0.25%) J2EE
17 22 (0.21%) EDI
18 21 (0.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 739 (7.06%) PMI
2 594 (5.68%) Management Information System
3 217 (2.07%) Computer Science
4 127 (1.21%) NHS
5 116 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
6 101 (0.97%) Social Media
7 93 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 92 (0.88%) FMCG
9 83 (0.79%) Kindle
10 78 (0.75%) Mathematics
11 62 (0.59%) EPoS
12 58 (0.55%) Clustering
13 57 (0.54%) Digital Media
14 56 (0.54%) Life Science
15 47 (0.45%) E-Learning
16 46 (0.44%) Data Integration
17 42 (0.40%) Client/Server
18 41 (0.39%) Mainframe
18 41 (0.39%) PKI
19 39 (0.37%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 764 (7.30%) Windows
2 287 (2.74%) Linux
3 192 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 139 (1.33%) UNIX
5 102 (0.98%) Android
5 102 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 97 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 92 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 85 (0.81%) Solaris
9 77 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 36 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 20 (0.19%) Windows XP
13 19 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
14 17 (0.16%) AIX
15 12 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
16 11 (0.11%) FreeBSD
17 8 (0.076%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.067%) Windows Phone
19 6 (0.057%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6230 (59.55%) Project Management
2 2547 (24.35%) ITIL
3 1965 (18.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 1121 (10.72%) Agile Software Development
5 1095 (10.47%) Business Analysis
6 973 (9.30%) Programme Management
7 952 (9.10%) Change Management
8 916 (8.76%) Scrum
9 909 (8.69%) Waterfall
10 817 (7.81%) PRINCE
11 691 (6.61%) Risk Management
12 656 (6.27%) CRM
13 646 (6.18%) Service Delivery
14 637 (6.09%) Service Management
15 529 (5.06%) E-Commerce
16 525 (5.02%) Project Planning
17 489 (4.67%) Change Control
18 459 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
19 449 (4.29%) Resource Management
20 428 (4.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 655 (6.26%) SQL
2 281 (2.69%) Java
3 241 (2.30%) C#
4 135 (1.29%) JavaScript
5 109 (1.04%) PHP
6 95 (0.91%) C
7 49 (0.47%) VB
8 47 (0.45%) T-SQL
9 45 (0.43%) PowerShell
10 33 (0.32%) Perl
11 32 (0.31%) VB.NET
12 30 (0.29%) VBA
13 28 (0.27%) C++
14 26 (0.25%) PL/SQL
15 20 (0.19%) Shell Script
16 19 (0.18%) VBScript
17 16 (0.15%) Ruby
18 11 (0.11%) Bash Shell
19 10 (0.096%) VB6
20 9 (0.086%) Python
Qualifications
1 1754 (16.77%) Degree
2 1725 (16.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1502 (14.36%) PMI Certification
4 1240 (11.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 961 (9.19%) PMP
6 703 (6.72%) Security Cleared
7 622 (5.95%) ISEB
8 563 (5.38%) SC Cleared
9 286 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
10 280 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 236 (2.26%) APMP
12 196 (1.87%) MCSE
13 162 (1.55%) CISSP
14 152 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
15 137 (1.31%) MCITP
16 120 (1.15%) ISTQB
17 103 (0.98%) CISM
18 93 (0.89%) CISA
19 88 (0.84%) CCNP
20 86 (0.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 461 (4.41%) QA
2 232 (2.22%) SLA
3 200 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 188 (1.80%) ISO 9001
5 104 (0.99%) COBIT
6 101 (0.97%) PCI DSS
7 59 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 58 (0.55%) P3O
9 47 (0.45%) Solvency II
10 34 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 20 (0.19%) ISO 9000
12 18 (0.17%) ISO 14001
12 18 (0.17%) Basel II
12 18 (0.17%) TickIT
13 17 (0.16%) Data Quality
14 14 (0.13%) Basel III
15 12 (0.11%) CRD IV
15 12 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
16 10 (0.096%) EMIR
17 7 (0.067%) FATCA
System Software
1 301 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 252 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 82 (0.78%) vSphere
5 73 (0.70%) XenApp
6 51 (0.49%) XenDesktop
7 50 (0.48%) XenServer
8 36 (0.34%) VMware ESX
9 33 (0.32%) UAG
10 21 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
10 21 (0.20%) Snort
11 15 (0.14%) vCloud
12 10 (0.096%) Nmap
13 8 (0.076%) 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 79 (0.76%) SCCM
2 42 (0.40%) SCOM
3 40 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 20 (0.19%) SCSM
5 14 (0.13%) Tivoli
6 12 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 11 (0.11%) WSUS
8 10 (0.096%) Nessus
9 8 (0.076%) HP NNM
9 8 (0.076%) Backup Exec
9 8 (0.076%) HP SIM
9 8 (0.076%) Cisco UCCX
9 8 (0.076%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (0.067%) Cisco UCCE
10 7 (0.067%) SCVMM
11 6 (0.057%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.057%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (0.057%) OpenView
12 5 (0.048%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.038%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1735 (16.59%) Microsoft
2 619 (5.92%) Oracle
3 455 (4.35%) SAP
4 413 (3.95%) VMware
5 388 (3.71%) Cisco
6 324 (3.10%) Citrix
7 236 (2.26%) HP
8 193 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
9 144 (1.38%) IBM
10 123 (1.18%) Fujitsu
11 117 (1.12%) CheckPoint
12 116 (1.11%) EMC
13 79 (0.76%) Sage
14 75 (0.72%) Business Objects
15 70 (0.67%) Cognos
15 70 (0.67%) Juniper
16 66 (0.63%) Dell
17 54 (0.52%) Capita
18 52 (0.50%) Northgate
18 52 (0.50%) Informatica
London
David Bruce Recruitment
Salary: From £63,000 to £65,000 per annum £63-65K + 28 days holiday + final sa
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
David Bruce Recruitment
Salary: £38,000 per annum £38K + 28 days holiday + final salary pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Midlands
LA International
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Substantial Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stirlingshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Somerset
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
JM Digital
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago