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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 55 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 5004 4497 4618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.38% 4.21% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 5.18% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3954 3628 4004
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 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
93593 86753 92892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.19% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74739 71234 78546
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 4714 £50,000 - 603
London 0 1883 £57,500 - 216
South East +10 1116 £50,000 - 140
City of London -2 399 £60,000 - 73
Yorkshire 0 350 £42,500 -5.55% 34
East of England +22 328 £50,000 +11.11% 45
North West +2 306 £45,000 +7.14% 60
South West +2 283 £50,000 +9.68% 47
Berkshire +1 282 £55,000 +3.77% 21
West Yorkshire -4 242 £42,500 -5.55% 23
West Midlands -18 235 £47,500 +5.55% 34
Surrey 0 204 £52,500 +5.00% 42
Leeds -2 198 £42,000 -4.54% 12
Hampshire +2 185 £50,000 - 27
East Midlands +18 172 £45,000 - 16
Manchester -14 165 £45,000 +3.44% 33
Scotland +23 139 £47,500 -5.00% 18
West Sussex +10 134 £47,500 +2.70% 13
Buckinghamshire +11 112 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Bristol +19 110 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Hertfordshire +1 102 £47,500 - 8
Reading -15 93 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Birmingham -11 91 £45,000 - 12
Cheshire 0 87 £45,000 +17.64% 15
Oxfordshire +34 83 £47,500 +13.09% 8
Bedfordshire +19 81 £50,000 - 5
Kent +30 79 £52,500 +5.00% 16
Milton Keynes +8 79 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Essex +34 75 £57,500 +43.75% 11
Wiltshire -8 72 £52,500 +10.52% 16

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6160 (59.36%) Project Management
2 3600 (34.69%) Finance
3 2915 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2583 (24.89%) ITIL
5 1911 (18.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1814 (17.48%) Degree
7 1785 (17.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1646 (15.86%) Microsoft
9 1527 (14.71%) PMI Certification
10 1286 (12.39%) MS Excel
11 1242 (11.97%) MS Project
12 1119 (10.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1089 (10.49%) Business Analysis
14 977 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
15 951 (9.16%) Programme Management
16 943 (9.09%) Change Management
17 940 (9.06%) Retail
18 933 (8.99%) PMP
19 904 (8.71%) Scrum
20 873 (8.41%) Waterfall
21 872 (8.40%) MS Office
22 813 (7.83%) PRINCE
23 768 (7.40%) PMI
24 745 (7.18%) Windows
25 743 (7.16%) Risk Management
26 677 (6.52%) CRM
27 672 (6.48%) ISEB
28 661 (6.37%) Telecoms
29 658 (6.34%) SQL
30 655 (6.31%) Banking

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 541 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 153 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 130 (1.25%) MS Project Server
4 115 (1.11%) CMS
5 92 (0.89%) IIS
6 86 (0.83%) Lync
7 75 (0.72%) Drupal
8 50 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 44 (0.42%) Apache
9 44 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 44 (0.42%) Umbraco
10 43 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 38 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
12 34 (0.33%) Tomcat
13 31 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
14 30 (0.29%) WebSphere
15 27 (0.26%) SAS
16 25 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 25 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
16 25 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1286 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 1242 (11.97%) MS Project
3 872 (8.40%) MS Office
4 429 (4.13%) MS Visio
5 382 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 35 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.096%) FastStats
8 9 (0.087%) SPSS
9 8 (0.077%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.048%) Stata
10 5 (0.048%) CATIA
11 4 (0.039%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.019%) InDesign
13 1 (0.010%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.010%) PaintShop Pro
13 1 (0.010%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.010%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.010%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 142 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 52 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
4 51 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 48 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 32 (0.31%) arcHouse
6 32 (0.31%) Academy Housing
7 24 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
8 23 (0.22%) Agresso
8 23 (0.22%) SAP CRM
9 21 (0.20%) Magento
10 20 (0.19%) SAP ERP
11 18 (0.17%) Maximo
12 17 (0.16%) SAP HR
13 16 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
13 16 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 15 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
15 14 (0.13%) SAP SD
16 13 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
16 13 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 166 (1.60%) SaaS
2 54 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
3 43 (0.41%) Office 365
4 34 (0.33%) IaaS
5 27 (0.26%) PaaS
6 16 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (0.13%) Google Apps
8 12 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.067%) Basecamp
10 5 (0.048%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.039%) Force.com
11 4 (0.039%) Taleo
12 3 (0.029%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.010%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 309 (2.98%) WAN
2 290 (2.79%) Firewall
3 250 (2.41%) LAN
4 235 (2.26%) SAN
5 211 (2.03%) Internet
6 132 (1.27%) MPLS
7 98 (0.94%) Unified Communications
7 98 (0.94%) TCP/IP
8 97 (0.93%) VPN
9 92 (0.89%) Wireless
10 79 (0.76%) Network Security
11 77 (0.74%) DNS
12 67 (0.65%) Intranet
13 61 (0.59%) IP Telephony
14 59 (0.57%) VoIP
15 57 (0.55%) NAS
16 44 (0.42%) DHCP
17 42 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
18 40 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
19 37 (0.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 173 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
3 126 (1.21%) Relational Database
4 92 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 89 (0.86%) Oracle Database
6 85 (0.82%) MySQL
7 67 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 50 (0.48%) QlikView
9 49 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
11 33 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
11 33 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 32 (0.31%) Data Mining
13 30 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
14 29 (0.28%) RDBMS
14 29 (0.28%) Big Data
15 25 (0.24%) OLAP
16 23 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
17 21 (0.20%) Oracle Exadata
18 20 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 122 (1.18%) JIRA
2 40 (0.39%) Visual Studio
3 36 (0.35%) Toad
4 28 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (0.18%) Rational Rose
6 18 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
7 16 (0.15%) Axure RP
8 12 (0.12%) Eclipse
8 12 (0.12%) TestDirector
9 10 (0.096%) Selenium
9 10 (0.096%) Git (software)
9 10 (0.096%) Metasploit
9 10 (0.096%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 9 (0.087%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (0.087%) JDeveloper
10 9 (0.087%) PVCS
10 9 (0.087%) JUnit
11 8 (0.077%) Subversion
12 7 (0.067%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (0.058%) Jenkins
General
1 3600 (34.69%) Finance
2 940 (9.06%) Retail
3 661 (6.37%) Telecoms
4 655 (6.31%) Banking
5 508 (4.89%) Marketing
6 344 (3.31%) Legal
7 276 (2.66%) Manufacturing
8 185 (1.78%) Law
9 180 (1.73%) Advertising
10 135 (1.30%) Publishing
11 125 (1.20%) Back Office
12 118 (1.14%) Investment Banking
13 104 (1.00%) Billing
14 102 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
15 92 (0.89%) French Language
16 88 (0.85%) Games
17 68 (0.66%) Automotive
18 60 (0.58%) Retail Banking
19 57 (0.55%) German Language
20 56 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5260 (50.68%) Project Manager
2 1460 (14.07%) Analyst
3 957 (9.22%) Business Analyst
4 863 (8.32%) Senior Manager
5 738 (7.11%) IT Project Manager
6 713 (6.87%) Senior Project Manager
7 536 (5.16%) Programme Manager
8 521 (5.02%) Consultant
9 479 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 473 (4.56%) Infrastructure Manager
11 380 (3.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 314 (3.03%) Technical Manager
13 308 (2.97%) Agile Project Manager
14 278 (2.68%) Service Manager
15 262 (2.52%) Delivery Manager
16 253 (2.44%) Technical Project Manager
17 251 (2.42%) Business Manager
18 194 (1.87%) Architect
19 182 (1.75%) Digital Project Manager
20 179 (1.72%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (4.44%) .NET
2 242 (2.33%) HTML
3 179 (1.72%) XML
4 139 (1.34%) CSS
5 135 (1.30%) Web Services
6 114 (1.10%) ASP.NET
7 66 (0.64%) HTML5
7 66 (0.64%) Middleware
8 54 (0.52%) jQuery
9 48 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
11 32 (0.31%) Ajax
12 31 (0.30%) SOAP
13 30 (0.29%) XHTML
14 27 (0.26%) .NET Framework
15 26 (0.25%) J2EE
15 26 (0.25%) COM
16 25 (0.24%) WCF
17 23 (0.22%) JSP
18 22 (0.21%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 977 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 768 (7.40%) PMI
3 588 (5.67%) Management Information System
4 235 (2.26%) Computer Science
5 145 (1.40%) User Experience
6 131 (1.26%) NHS
7 99 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 95 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 95 (0.92%) FMCG
9 90 (0.87%) Social Media
10 85 (0.82%) EPoS
11 76 (0.73%) Kindle
12 74 (0.71%) Mathematics
13 66 (0.64%) Life Science
14 65 (0.63%) Clustering
15 54 (0.52%) Data Integration
16 51 (0.49%) Blackberry
17 48 (0.46%) Mainframe
18 47 (0.45%) Digital Media
19 42 (0.40%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 745 (7.18%) Windows
2 274 (2.64%) Linux
3 204 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 172 (1.66%) UNIX
5 113 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 98 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 97 (0.93%) Android
8 96 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 95 (0.92%) Windows 7
10 71 (0.68%) Solaris
11 39 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 32 (0.31%) Windows 8
13 28 (0.27%) Windows XP
14 21 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
15 16 (0.15%) AIX
16 10 (0.096%) Debian
16 10 (0.096%) FreeBSD
17 8 (0.077%) Oracle Linux
18 6 (0.058%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.058%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6160 (59.36%) Project Management
2 2915 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2583 (24.89%) ITIL
4 1911 (18.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 1089 (10.49%) Business Analysis
6 951 (9.16%) Programme Management
7 943 (9.09%) Change Management
8 904 (8.71%) Scrum
9 873 (8.41%) Waterfall
10 813 (7.83%) PRINCE
11 743 (7.16%) Risk Management
12 677 (6.52%) CRM
13 629 (6.06%) Service Delivery
14 609 (5.87%) Service Management
15 564 (5.43%) E-Commerce
16 558 (5.38%) Project Planning
17 433 (4.17%) Mentoring
18 427 (4.11%) Line Management
18 427 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
19 425 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 658 (6.34%) SQL
2 255 (2.46%) Java
3 219 (2.11%) C#
4 126 (1.21%) C
4 126 (1.21%) JavaScript
5 94 (0.91%) PHP
6 57 (0.55%) PowerShell
7 54 (0.52%) VB
8 49 (0.47%) T-SQL
9 44 (0.42%) VBA
10 38 (0.37%) PL/SQL
11 27 (0.26%) Perl
11 27 (0.26%) VB.NET
12 24 (0.23%) C++
13 20 (0.19%) VBScript
14 17 (0.16%) Ruby
15 13 (0.13%) Python
15 13 (0.13%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.12%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.077%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1814 (17.48%) Degree
2 1785 (17.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1527 (14.71%) PMI Certification
4 1119 (10.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 933 (8.99%) PMP
6 672 (6.48%) ISEB
7 620 (5.97%) Security Cleared
8 494 (4.76%) SC Cleared
9 309 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
10 290 (2.79%) APMP
11 234 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 183 (1.76%) CISSP
13 177 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
14 157 (1.51%) MCSE
15 125 (1.20%) CISM
16 121 (1.17%) CCNP
17 120 (1.16%) CISA
18 118 (1.14%) ISTQB
19 102 (0.98%) ISEB Practitioner
20 97 (0.93%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 470 (4.53%) QA
2 237 (2.28%) SLA
3 221 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 172 (1.66%) ISO 9001
5 118 (1.14%) COBIT
6 112 (1.08%) PCI DSS
7 61 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 38 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 36 (0.35%) Solvency II
10 34 (0.33%) P3O
10 34 (0.33%) ISO 14001
11 26 (0.25%) Data Quality
12 20 (0.19%) Basel II
13 16 (0.15%) COSO
14 14 (0.13%) Basel III
15 13 (0.13%) TickIT
16 11 (0.11%) ISO 9000
17 10 (0.096%) HL7
18 9 (0.087%) Dodd-Frank
18 9 (0.087%) JSP 440
System Software
1 251 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 223 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 54 (0.52%) vSphere
5 46 (0.44%) XenApp
6 30 (0.29%) VMware ESX
7 25 (0.24%) UAG
8 21 (0.20%) Snort
9 20 (0.19%) vCloud
10 17 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
11 14 (0.13%) XenDesktop
12 11 (0.11%) XenServer
13 10 (0.096%) Nmap
14 9 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (0.087%) VMware Server
15 7 (0.067%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
17 4 (0.039%) PowerHA
17 4 (0.039%) RHEV
17 4 (0.039%) KVM
Systems Management
1 71 (0.68%) SCCM
2 49 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 29 (0.28%) SCOM
4 19 (0.18%) SCSM
4 19 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
4 19 (0.18%) HP SIM
5 15 (0.14%) Backup Exec
5 15 (0.14%) HP NNM
6 12 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 11 (0.11%) WSUS
8 10 (0.096%) Nessus
8 10 (0.096%) NetBackup
8 10 (0.096%) Tivoli
9 9 (0.087%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (0.087%) Nagios
10 8 (0.077%) SCVMM
10 8 (0.077%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.048%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.048%) Data Guard
12 4 (0.039%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 1646 (15.86%) Microsoft
2 633 (6.10%) Oracle
3 467 (4.50%) SAP
4 424 (4.09%) Cisco
5 423 (4.08%) VMware
6 269 (2.59%) Citrix
7 243 (2.34%) HP
8 184 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
9 163 (1.57%) IBM
10 108 (1.04%) CheckPoint
11 102 (0.98%) Juniper
12 100 (0.96%) Fujitsu
13 77 (0.74%) Sage
14 73 (0.70%) Business Objects
15 71 (0.68%) Cognos
16 67 (0.65%) EMC
17 60 (0.58%) F5
18 54 (0.52%) Informatica
19 49 (0.47%) Google
20 48 (0.46%) Sitecore
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £negotiable plus Performance Related Incentive Scheme, pen
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
RecruitX
Salary: £70k - 75k per year + OTE + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £63k - 67k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £54000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
UK
Stott & May
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Car Allow + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum to c£50,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum +
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum +
Posted: 5 hours ago