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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 55 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 5038 5387 4383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.55% 4.46% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 5.44% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3994 4345 3626
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 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.06%

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
92198 99056 90547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.02% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74623 79502 74331
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 0 4780 £50,000 - 571
London +2 1764 £56,505 +0.90% 186
South East -6 1058 £52,500 +5.00% 135
City of London +2 402 £55,000 -8.33% 54
North West +21 396 £42,500 +6.25% 56
Yorkshire -6 391 £43,000 -0.76% 38
East of England +3 363 £50,000 - 50
West Midlands +8 339 £50,000 +5.26% 34
Berkshire +7 333 £56,000 +1.81% 25
South West +10 304 £45,500 +5.81% 44
West Yorkshire -10 283 £43,000 -2.27% 28
Manchester +19 250 £42,500 +13.33% 28
Leeds -14 188 £43,000 -2.27% 23
Hampshire -9 175 £50,000 +11.11% 32
Surrey -22 172 £52,500 +5.00% 19
Birmingham +12 152 £52,500 +5.00% 17
East Midlands -3 145 £50,000 +5.26% 19
Reading -3 139 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Buckinghamshire -13 127 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Scotland +19 120 £45,000 - 18
Hertfordshire -10 107 £60,000 +20.00% 16
Cambridgeshire +11 100 £47,500 +11.76% 13
Bristol +13 96 £47,500 -5.00% 7
West Sussex +9 94 £47,500 -13.63% 10
Milton Keynes -10 87 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Nottinghamshire +9 79 £50,000 +8.69% 7
Nottingham +2 74 £50,000 +8.69% 7
Edinburgh +18 73 £43,750 +6.06% 6
Cheshire -2 73 £48,000 +3.22% 9
Wiltshire -4 68 £45,000 - 14

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5745 (57.86%) Project Management
2 3303 (33.27%) Finance
3 2966 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
4 2520 (25.38%) ITIL
5 1917 (19.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 1701 (17.13%) Degree
7 1655 (16.67%) PMI Certification
8 1583 (15.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1580 (15.91%) Microsoft
10 1275 (12.84%) MS Excel
11 1186 (11.94%) MS Project
12 1080 (10.88%) PMP
13 1054 (10.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1029 (10.36%) Waterfall
15 1015 (10.22%) Scrum
16 926 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
17 923 (9.30%) Change Management
18 921 (9.28%) Business Analysis
19 888 (8.94%) Retail
20 816 (8.22%) Banking
21 758 (7.63%) PRINCE
22 718 (7.23%) PMI
23 704 (7.09%) Windows
24 692 (6.97%) Risk Management
25 681 (6.86%) Telecoms
26 667 (6.72%) SQL
27 660 (6.65%) MS Office
28 658 (6.63%) Service Delivery
29 629 (6.33%) Programme Management
30 596 (6.00%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 490 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 123 (1.24%) MS Exchange
3 105 (1.06%) Lync
4 100 (1.01%) CMS
5 87 (0.88%) IIS
6 53 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 51 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
8 50 (0.50%) Drupal
9 44 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
9 44 (0.44%) MS Project Server
10 38 (0.38%) WebSphere
11 37 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
12 36 (0.36%) WebLogic
13 29 (0.29%) Apache
14 28 (0.28%) WorkSite
15 24 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
16 23 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
17 20 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 20 (0.20%) Tomcat
18 16 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 1275 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 1186 (11.94%) MS Project
3 660 (6.65%) MS Office
4 366 (3.69%) MS Visio
5 361 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 57 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.16%) Open Workbench
8 13 (0.13%) Niku Workbench
9 6 (0.060%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.040%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.040%) SPSS
11 1 (0.010%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.010%) Windchill
11 1 (0.010%) GIMP
11 1 (0.010%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 123 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 66 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 49 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 44 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
5 38 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 35 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
7 34 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
8 33 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
8 33 (0.33%) SAP CO
9 23 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 23 (0.23%) SAP BPC
10 19 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 18 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
12 17 (0.17%) SAP SD
12 17 (0.17%) Primavera
12 17 (0.17%) Movex
13 16 (0.16%) HFM
13 16 (0.16%) Magento
14 15 (0.15%) Google Analytics
15 14 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 128 (1.29%) SaaS
2 102 (1.03%) Office 365
3 67 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 50 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 46 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (0.16%) PaaS
6 16 (0.16%) IaaS
6 16 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (0.14%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.060%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.050%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.050%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.050%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.050%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.050%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.040%) IBM Blueworks
10 4 (0.040%) Yammer
11 3 (0.030%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.020%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 313 (3.15%) WAN
2 266 (2.68%) LAN
3 259 (2.61%) Firewall
4 211 (2.13%) Wireless
5 184 (1.85%) SAN
6 159 (1.60%) Internet
7 131 (1.32%) Network Security
8 128 (1.29%) Intranet
9 123 (1.24%) VoIP
10 109 (1.10%) VPN
11 98 (0.99%) TCP/IP
12 82 (0.83%) MPLS
13 68 (0.68%) DNS
14 54 (0.54%) Extranet
15 53 (0.53%) SSL
16 47 (0.47%) Unified Communications
17 42 (0.42%) IP Telephony
18 41 (0.41%) BGP
19 40 (0.40%) NAS
20 37 (0.37%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (5.64%) SQL Server
2 210 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
3 119 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 113 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 100 (1.01%) Relational Database
6 90 (0.91%) Oracle Database
6 90 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 68 (0.68%) MySQL
8 63 (0.63%) Big Data
9 61 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 49 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
11 48 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 44 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 38 (0.38%) MS Access
14 37 (0.37%) OLAP
15 35 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
16 34 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
17 31 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
18 26 (0.26%) RDBMS
19 25 (0.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 121 (1.22%) JIRA
2 51 (0.51%) Visual Studio
3 41 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (0.25%) Toad
5 23 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
6 19 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
6 19 (0.19%) LoadRunner
6 19 (0.19%) Cucumber
6 19 (0.19%) Jenkins
7 18 (0.18%) Axure RP
8 17 (0.17%) Selenium
9 15 (0.15%) Git (software)
9 15 (0.15%) Hudson
10 12 (0.12%) Eclipse
11 11 (0.11%) RequisitePro
11 11 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (0.11%) CaliberRM
11 11 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 10 (0.10%) SpecFlow
12 10 (0.10%) Maven
General
1 3303 (33.27%) Finance
2 888 (8.94%) Retail
3 816 (8.22%) Banking
4 681 (6.86%) Telecoms
5 376 (3.79%) Marketing
6 334 (3.36%) Legal
7 305 (3.07%) Manufacturing
8 209 (2.10%) Law
9 175 (1.76%) Investment Banking
10 165 (1.66%) Billing
11 157 (1.58%) Advertising
12 146 (1.47%) Back Office
13 88 (0.89%) Publishing
14 85 (0.86%) Retail Banking
15 77 (0.78%) Local Government
16 76 (0.77%) Financial Institution
17 68 (0.68%) Games
18 59 (0.59%) Electronics
19 52 (0.52%) Front Office
19 52 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5246 (52.84%) Project Manager
2 1269 (12.78%) Analyst
3 861 (8.67%) IT Project Manager
4 781 (7.87%) Senior Manager
5 770 (7.76%) Business Analyst
6 705 (7.10%) Senior Project Manager
7 468 (4.71%) Programme Manager
8 430 (4.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 425 (4.28%) Consultant
10 410 (4.13%) Infrastructure Manager
11 335 (3.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 334 (3.36%) Delivery Manager
13 301 (3.03%) Agile Project Manager
14 250 (2.52%) Service Manager
15 242 (2.44%) Architect
15 242 (2.44%) Technical Manager
16 229 (2.31%) Business Manager
17 222 (2.24%) Developer
18 205 (2.06%) Software Manager
19 185 (1.86%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 503 (5.07%) .NET
2 217 (2.19%) HTML
3 157 (1.58%) XML
4 156 (1.57%) Web Services
5 139 (1.40%) ASP.NET
6 138 (1.39%) CSS
7 90 (0.91%) Middleware
8 88 (0.89%) jQuery
9 76 (0.77%) J2EE
10 75 (0.76%) .NET Framework
10 75 (0.76%) HTML5
11 44 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (0.32%) WPF
13 30 (0.30%) SOAP
14 28 (0.28%) WCF
15 25 (0.25%) Ajax
15 25 (0.25%) Entity Framework
16 24 (0.24%) XSLT
17 23 (0.23%) Spring
18 22 (0.22%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 926 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 718 (7.23%) PMI
3 504 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 236 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 168 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 151 (1.52%) NHS
7 120 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
8 118 (1.19%) User Experience
9 113 (1.14%) FMCG
10 93 (0.94%) EPoS
11 58 (0.58%) Data Integration
12 57 (0.57%) Life Science
13 51 (0.51%) Digital Media
14 49 (0.49%) Client/Server
14 49 (0.49%) Clustering
15 48 (0.48%) Kindle
16 47 (0.47%) Open Source
17 46 (0.46%) Replication
18 45 (0.45%) Mathematics
19 44 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 704 (7.09%) Windows
2 213 (2.15%) Linux
3 143 (1.44%) Windows 7
4 138 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 131 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 131 (1.32%) UNIX
6 100 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 60 (0.60%) Android
7 60 (0.60%) Apple iOS
8 58 (0.58%) Windows 8
8 58 (0.58%) Solaris
9 43 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
11 19 (0.19%) AIX
12 17 (0.17%) Ubuntu
13 13 (0.13%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.11%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.10%) SUSE
15 10 (0.10%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.091%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5745 (57.86%) Project Management
2 2966 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
3 2520 (25.38%) ITIL
4 1917 (19.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 1029 (10.36%) Waterfall
6 1015 (10.22%) Scrum
7 923 (9.30%) Change Management
8 921 (9.28%) Business Analysis
9 758 (7.63%) PRINCE
10 692 (6.97%) Risk Management
11 658 (6.63%) Service Delivery
12 629 (6.33%) Programme Management
13 569 (5.73%) E-Commerce
14 535 (5.39%) Service Management
15 501 (5.05%) CRM
16 499 (5.03%) Mentoring
17 497 (5.01%) Continuous Improvement
18 476 (4.79%) Project Planning
19 455 (4.58%) ERP
20 443 (4.46%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 667 (6.72%) SQL
2 369 (3.72%) Java
3 277 (2.79%) C#
4 160 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 145 (1.46%) C
6 79 (0.80%) PL/SQL
7 68 (0.68%) T-SQL
8 60 (0.60%) VB
9 53 (0.53%) PHP
10 52 (0.52%) VBA
11 35 (0.35%) PowerShell
12 34 (0.34%) ABAP
13 32 (0.32%) C++
14 28 (0.28%) Python
15 27 (0.27%) VB.NET
16 25 (0.25%) Ruby
17 18 (0.18%) Shell Script
18 17 (0.17%) Perl
19 15 (0.15%) VB6
20 14 (0.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1701 (17.13%) Degree
2 1655 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1583 (15.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1080 (10.88%) PMP
5 1054 (10.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 552 (5.56%) ISEB
7 457 (4.60%) Security Cleared
8 366 (3.69%) ITIL Certification
9 350 (3.53%) SC Cleared
10 258 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 199 (2.00%) APMP
12 187 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
13 143 (1.44%) MCSE
14 137 (1.38%) ISTQB
15 118 (1.19%) CISSP
16 111 (1.12%) CCNP
16 111 (1.12%) CCNA
17 81 (0.82%) MCSA
18 72 (0.73%) DV Cleared
19 71 (0.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 467 (4.70%) QA
2 240 (2.42%) SLA
3 192 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 127 (1.28%) ISO 9001
5 91 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 74 (0.75%) PMBOK
7 48 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 46 (0.46%) ISO 9000
8 46 (0.46%) COBIT
9 43 (0.43%) ISO 14001
10 36 (0.36%) P3O
11 32 (0.32%) Solvency II
12 19 (0.19%) EMIR
13 17 (0.17%) Data Quality
14 16 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
15 14 (0.14%) FATCA
15 14 (0.14%) CRD IV
15 14 (0.14%) JSP 440
15 14 (0.14%) WAI
16 9 (0.091%) MiFID
System Software
1 246 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 237 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (1.05%) Hyper-V
4 55 (0.55%) XenApp
5 49 (0.49%) vSphere
6 22 (0.22%) XenDesktop
6 22 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (0.16%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.15%) XenServer
9 12 (0.12%) Varnish
10 10 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.10%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.060%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.060%) vCloud
12 5 (0.050%) UAG
12 5 (0.050%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.050%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.040%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 4 (0.040%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.040%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 80 (0.81%) SCCM
2 47 (0.47%) SCOM
3 44 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 27 (0.27%) Puppet
5 24 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (0.15%) NetBackup
7 14 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 13 (0.13%) Nagios
8 13 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 12 (0.12%) SCVMM
9 12 (0.12%) HP NNM
9 12 (0.12%) SCSM
10 11 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 11 (0.11%) Salt
11 10 (0.10%) SCOrch
11 10 (0.10%) Backup Exec
11 10 (0.10%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.081%) Netcool
12 8 (0.081%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (0.071%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1580 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 596 (6.00%) Oracle
3 514 (5.18%) SAP
4 408 (4.11%) VMware
5 383 (3.86%) Cisco
6 246 (2.48%) Citrix
7 222 (2.24%) HP
8 168 (1.69%) IBM
9 115 (1.16%) CheckPoint
10 92 (0.93%) Juniper
11 87 (0.88%) NetApp
12 80 (0.81%) F5
13 79 (0.80%) EMC
14 55 (0.55%) Business Objects
15 54 (0.54%) Cognos
16 42 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
17 38 (0.38%) ION Trading
18 37 (0.37%) Computacenter
18 37 (0.37%) hybris
19 35 (0.35%) Red Hat
Hounslow, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60,000 to £70,000 plus bonus and be
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60,000 to £70,000 plus bonus and be
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60,000 to £70,000 plus bonus and be
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension Schem
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits, great role!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus to 7.5%
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday