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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 71 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 3990 4977 4427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.94% 4.68% 4.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 5.48% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3289 4157 3456
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,622 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +2.36%

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
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016 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 10 February 2016. 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 -18 3690 £50,000 - 472
London -9 1507 £57,500 - 176
South East -25 766 £50,000 -4.76% 90
North West +8 304 £42,500 -5.55% 58
West Midlands -3 294 £45,000 -10.00% 29
East of England -21 262 £50,000 +5.26% 24
City of London -17 255 £60,000 +4.34% 38
Surrey -5 243 £49,000 -6.66% 16
South West -37 217 £45,000 - 34
Yorkshire -43 195 £42,750 -5.00% 34
Berkshire -46 171 £56,250 +2.27% 19
Manchester -1 163 £45,000 - 35
West Yorkshire -54 132 £42,000 -6.66% 21
Birmingham -4 131 £42,500 -16.66% 14
Hampshire -26 128 £50,000 -2.43% 28
Scotland +2 122 £47,500 +8.57% 18
East Midlands -13 114 £45,000 -2.17% 21
Buckinghamshire -21 87 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Hertfordshire 0 86 £55,000 - 3
Leeds -58 84 £42,500 -1.16% 18
Wales +11 80 £40,000 -11.11% 5
South Wales +7 76 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Edinburgh +5 75 £47,500 +3.26% 3
Bristol -23 75 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Wiltshire -7 69 £50,000 +13.63% 5
Essex +6 66 £35,000 -29.29% 5
Reading -33 65 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Glasgow -8 63 £47,500 +15.15% 15
Cambridgeshire -7 56 £55,000 +15.78% 8
Cheshire +12 55 £50,000 +11.11% 9

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4996 (57.76%) Project Management
2 3065 (35.44%) Finance
3 2895 (33.47%) Agile Software Development
4 2394 (27.68%) ITIL
5 1623 (18.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 1576 (18.22%) Degree
7 1478 (17.09%) PMI Certification
8 1407 (16.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1363 (15.76%) Microsoft
10 1106 (12.79%) MS Excel
11 1050 (12.14%) PMP
12 995 (11.50%) Change Management
13 986 (11.40%) MS Project
14 942 (10.89%) Waterfall
15 920 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 837 (9.68%) Retail
17 836 (9.67%) Scrum
18 798 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
19 708 (8.19%) Programme Management
20 706 (8.16%) Business Analysis
21 668 (7.72%) Risk Management
22 648 (7.49%) Windows
23 647 (7.48%) SDLC
24 625 (7.23%) MS Office
25 611 (7.06%) Service Delivery
26 597 (6.90%) Data Centre
27 590 (6.82%) Banking
28 583 (6.74%) PMI
29 567 (6.56%) SQL
30 553 (6.39%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 355 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 140 (1.62%) CMS
3 131 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 75 (0.87%) Skype for Business
5 73 (0.84%) MS Project Server
6 67 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 66 (0.76%) IIS
8 62 (0.72%) Confluence
9 52 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 49 (0.57%) Apache
11 48 (0.55%) JBoss
12 37 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 33 (0.38%) Tomcat
13 33 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 30 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
15 25 (0.29%) Umbraco
16 24 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 24 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
17 22 (0.25%) Drupal
18 19 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 1106 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 986 (11.40%) MS Project
3 625 (7.23%) MS Office
4 330 (3.82%) MS Visio
5 307 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.13%) Open Workbench
7 10 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.092%) LaTeX
9 5 (0.058%) AutoCAD
9 5 (0.058%) Niku Workbench
10 4 (0.046%) Solid Edge
11 3 (0.035%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.023%) Windchill
13 1 (0.012%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.012%) Casewise Modeler
13 1 (0.012%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.012%) Revit
13 1 (0.012%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 137 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 45 (0.52%) SAP FI
4 40 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 37 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
6 34 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
7 32 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
8 20 (0.23%) SAP HCM
9 19 (0.22%) Primavera
9 19 (0.22%) SAP CO
9 19 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
9 19 (0.22%) SAP SCM
10 18 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
11 17 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
11 17 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
11 17 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
11 17 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 16 (0.18%) Maximo
12 16 (0.18%) SAP Business One
13 15 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 190 (2.20%) SaaS
2 166 (1.92%) Office 365
3 136 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 101 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 74 (0.86%) IaaS
6 64 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 50 (0.58%) PaaS
8 23 (0.27%) Mimecast
9 18 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 18 (0.21%) Heroku
10 15 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
11 11 (0.13%) GitHub
11 11 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.046%) Taleo
13 4 (0.046%) Yammer
14 3 (0.035%) Basecamp
15 2 (0.023%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.023%) Force.com
15 2 (0.023%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 324 (3.75%) WAN
2 300 (3.47%) LAN
3 257 (2.97%) Firewall
4 197 (2.28%) SAN
5 107 (1.24%) DNS
6 103 (1.19%) VoIP
7 92 (1.06%) MPLS
8 91 (1.05%) VPN
9 86 (0.99%) Internet
10 77 (0.89%) Wireless
11 71 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
12 61 (0.71%) Unified Communications
13 59 (0.68%) Intranet
14 58 (0.67%) Network Security
15 57 (0.66%) DHCP
16 51 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
16 51 (0.59%) TCP/IP
17 49 (0.57%) NAS
18 48 (0.55%) BGP
19 47 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 441 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 198 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
3 139 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 135 (1.56%) Big Data
5 130 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
6 120 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 111 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 90 (1.04%) Relational Database
9 87 (1.01%) MySQL
10 85 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 49 (0.57%) QlikView
12 48 (0.55%) Data Mining
13 47 (0.54%) Oracle Database
14 39 (0.45%) SAP BW
14 39 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
15 38 (0.44%) GIS
16 35 (0.40%) RDBMS
17 28 (0.32%) OLAP
17 28 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
18 25 (0.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 188 (2.17%) JIRA
2 52 (0.60%) Jenkins
3 51 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
4 44 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 42 (0.49%) TeamCity
6 38 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (0.38%) Visual Studio
8 24 (0.28%) Selenium
9 22 (0.25%) LoadRunner
10 19 (0.22%) HP UFT
10 19 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
10 19 (0.22%) Subversion
11 15 (0.17%) JMeter
11 15 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
12 13 (0.15%) Maven
13 11 (0.13%) Metasploit
14 10 (0.12%) ERwin
14 10 (0.12%) Rational Rose
15 9 (0.10%) ZenHub
16 8 (0.092%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3065 (35.44%) Finance
2 837 (9.68%) Retail
3 590 (6.82%) Banking
4 473 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 280 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 279 (3.23%) Marketing
7 254 (2.94%) Legal
8 179 (2.07%) Advertising
9 178 (2.06%) Law
10 141 (1.63%) Billing
11 115 (1.33%) Back Office
12 105 (1.21%) Publishing
13 99 (1.14%) Investment Banking
14 74 (0.86%) Local Government
15 69 (0.80%) Electronics
16 68 (0.79%) Financial Institution
17 65 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
18 62 (0.72%) Games
19 54 (0.62%) Front Office
20 39 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4395 (50.82%) Project Manager
2 1073 (12.41%) Analyst
3 1038 (12.00%) IT Manager
4 774 (8.95%) IT Project Manager
5 701 (8.10%) Infrastructure Manager
6 616 (7.12%) Senior Manager
7 605 (7.00%) Business Analyst
8 594 (6.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 516 (5.97%) Senior Project Manager
10 445 (5.15%) Programme Manager
11 444 (5.13%) Software Project Manager
12 377 (4.36%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 367 (4.24%) Consultant
14 320 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
15 288 (3.33%) Service Manager
16 265 (3.06%) Delivery Manager
17 264 (3.05%) Technical Manager
18 234 (2.71%) Business Manager
19 212 (2.45%) Technical Project Manager
20 209 (2.42%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 418 (4.83%) .NET
2 183 (2.12%) Web Services
3 113 (1.31%) XML
4 107 (1.24%) ASP.NET
5 97 (1.12%) HTML
6 59 (0.68%) CSS
6 59 (0.68%) Middleware
7 58 (0.67%) SOAP
8 48 (0.55%) .NET Framework
9 45 (0.52%) REST
10 39 (0.45%) jQuery
11 36 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (0.39%) Entity Framework
13 28 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
14 26 (0.30%) J2EE
15 25 (0.29%) Java EE
16 22 (0.25%) EDI
16 22 (0.25%) LAMP
16 22 (0.25%) WCF
16 22 (0.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 798 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 597 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 583 (6.74%) PMI
4 445 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 218 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 175 (2.02%) User Experience
7 171 (1.98%) Driving Licence
8 107 (1.24%) Mobile App
9 98 (1.13%) Life Science
10 88 (1.02%) FMCG
11 86 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 84 (0.97%) NHS
13 81 (0.94%) Smart Meter
14 77 (0.89%) EPoS
15 61 (0.71%) Clustering
16 45 (0.52%) Client/Server
17 43 (0.50%) Credit Risk
18 42 (0.49%) Economics
18 42 (0.49%) Visualisation
19 41 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 648 (7.49%) Windows
2 304 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 231 (2.67%) Linux
4 161 (1.86%) Unix
5 105 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 105 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 83 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 73 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 69 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 53 (0.61%) Solaris
10 48 (0.55%) Android
11 45 (0.52%) Apple iOS
12 37 (0.43%) Windows 8
13 25 (0.29%) AIX
14 24 (0.28%) Windows XP
15 19 (0.22%) Debian
15 19 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
16 11 (0.13%) FreeBSD
17 10 (0.12%) VMS
18 8 (0.092%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4996 (57.76%) Project Management
2 2895 (33.47%) Agile Software Development
3 2394 (27.68%) ITIL
4 1623 (18.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 995 (11.50%) Change Management
6 942 (10.89%) Waterfall
7 836 (9.67%) Scrum
8 708 (8.19%) Programme Management
9 706 (8.16%) Business Analysis
10 668 (7.72%) Risk Management
11 647 (7.48%) SDLC
12 611 (7.06%) Service Delivery
13 549 (6.35%) PRINCE
14 512 (5.92%) Service Management
15 509 (5.89%) Project Planning
16 503 (5.82%) CRM
17 461 (5.33%) Change Control
18 455 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
18 455 (5.26%) Line Management
19 428 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 567 (6.56%) SQL
2 228 (2.64%) Java
3 216 (2.50%) C#
4 152 (1.76%) C
5 107 (1.24%) JavaScript
6 60 (0.69%) PHP
7 59 (0.68%) PowerShell
8 54 (0.62%) Python
9 53 (0.61%) Ruby
10 44 (0.51%) T-SQL
11 43 (0.50%) VB.NET
12 34 (0.39%) VB
13 32 (0.37%) Perl
14 24 (0.28%) C++
15 23 (0.27%) VBA
16 22 (0.25%) PL/SQL
17 16 (0.18%) Bash Shell
18 12 (0.14%) VBScript
19 8 (0.092%) ABAP
20 7 (0.081%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1576 (18.22%) Degree
2 1478 (17.09%) PMI Certification
3 1407 (16.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1050 (12.14%) PMP
5 920 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 389 (4.50%) ISEB
7 359 (4.15%) Security Cleared
8 291 (3.36%) APMP
9 250 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
10 212 (2.45%) SC Cleared
11 196 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 175 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
13 118 (1.36%) MCSE
14 102 (1.18%) CISSP
15 95 (1.10%) CCNP
16 86 (0.99%) CCNA
17 74 (0.86%) ISTQB
18 66 (0.76%) MCP
19 53 (0.61%) DV Cleared
20 50 (0.58%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 294 (3.40%) QA
2 235 (2.72%) SLA
3 138 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 98 (1.13%) PMBOK
5 93 (1.08%) ISO 9001
6 88 (1.02%) Data Quality
7 82 (0.95%) COBIT
8 63 (0.73%) P3O
9 54 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 50 (0.58%) PCI DSS
11 12 (0.14%) JSP 440
12 10 (0.12%) GMP
13 8 (0.092%) ISO 14001
13 8 (0.092%) MiFID
14 7 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
14 7 (0.081%) EMIR
14 7 (0.081%) ISO 9000
15 6 (0.069%) SAS 70
15 6 (0.069%) Solvency II
16 5 (0.058%) HL7
System Software
1 251 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 247 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 83 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 39 (0.45%) vSphere
5 34 (0.39%) XenApp
6 20 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 15 (0.17%) Firmware
8 11 (0.13%) Snort
9 9 (0.10%) Terminal Services
9 9 (0.10%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.069%) KVM
10 6 (0.069%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.058%) Docker
11 5 (0.058%) Varnish
11 5 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.046%) iptables
12 4 (0.046%) LXC
12 4 (0.046%) OpenSSH
12 4 (0.046%) Sendmail
12 4 (0.046%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 43 (0.50%) SCCM
3 42 (0.49%) Puppet
4 19 (0.22%) SCOM
5 18 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 14 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
7 12 (0.14%) Nessus
8 11 (0.13%) EnCase
8 11 (0.13%) Nmap
9 10 (0.12%) Nagios
10 8 (0.092%) AirWatch
10 8 (0.092%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (0.092%) SCOrch
11 7 (0.081%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (0.081%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.058%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.058%) Cisco UCCE
12 5 (0.058%) HP NNM
12 5 (0.058%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 4 (0.046%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1363 (15.76%) Microsoft
2 553 (6.39%) Oracle
3 460 (5.32%) SAP
4 429 (4.96%) VMware
5 343 (3.97%) Cisco
6 213 (2.46%) HP
7 190 (2.20%) Citrix
8 105 (1.21%) IBM
9 91 (1.05%) EMC
10 89 (1.03%) CheckPoint
10 89 (1.03%) F5
11 86 (0.99%) Cognos
12 76 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
13 73 (0.84%) NetApp
14 69 (0.80%) Juniper
15 64 (0.74%) Red Hat
16 51 (0.59%) Talend
17 43 (0.50%) ServiceNow
18 38 (0.44%) Palo Alto
19 37 (0.43%) Dell
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NTT DATA
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Attractive Salary + Package
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Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £65k - 70k per year + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent benefits
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London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Easyjet
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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