The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 143 146 166
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 76 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.43% 0.94% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.48% 3.58% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65 33 37
Average salary £52,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £36,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.19% -1.05%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1386 1286 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.07% 26.18% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1027 1211
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the West Midlands region.

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham +6 35 £55,000 - 2
Coventry -8 15 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Solihull -1 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Staffordshire +1 6 £40,750 +1.87% 1
Walsall 0 1 £47,500 -2.06%
Worcestershire -3 1 £49,500 +54.68% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £49,500 -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 128 (88.28%) PRINCE2
2 64 (44.14%) Project Management
3 53 (36.55%) Finance
4 42 (28.97%) ITIL
5 27 (18.62%) Retail
6 19 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (13.10%) PRINCE
6 19 (13.10%) Transition Management
7 17 (11.72%) Degree
7 17 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (11.03%) Telecoms
8 16 (11.03%) MS Project
9 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
10 14 (9.66%) Programme Management
10 14 (9.66%) Business Development
11 13 (8.97%) Law
12 12 (8.28%) PMP
12 12 (8.28%) PMI Certification
12 12 (8.28%) Windows
13 11 (7.59%) ISEB
13 11 (7.59%) Banking
13 11 (7.59%) People Management
14 10 (6.90%) Project Planning
14 10 (6.90%) Security Cleared
14 10 (6.90%) SQL
14 10 (6.90%) E-Commerce
15 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
15 9 (6.21%) Risk Management
15 9 (6.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 8 (5.52%) Business Analysis

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.69%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 16 (11.03%) MS Project
2 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.83%) SAP SD
1 7 (4.83%) SAP FI
1 7 (4.83%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (4.83%) SAP CO
1 7 (4.83%) SAP SCM
2 6 (4.14%) assyst
3 1 (0.69%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.83%) TETRA
2 6 (4.14%) 4G
3 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.69%) LAN
4 1 (0.69%) WAN
4 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (36.55%) Finance
2 27 (18.62%) Retail
3 16 (11.03%) Telecoms
4 13 (8.97%) Law
5 11 (7.59%) Banking
6 3 (2.07%) Local Government
6 3 (2.07%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Automotive
7 1 (0.69%) Front Office
7 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 95 (65.52%) Project Manager
2 23 (15.86%) IT Project Manager
3 17 (11.72%) Transition Manager
4 11 (7.59%) Service Manager
4 11 (7.59%) Service Transition Manager
5 10 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 9 (6.21%) Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (6.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (4.83%) SAP Project Manager
7 7 (4.83%) SAP Manager
8 6 (4.14%) Programme Manager
9 5 (3.45%) Test Manager
10 4 (2.76%) Analyst
10 4 (2.76%) Junior
10 4 (2.76%) Senior Manager
10 4 (2.76%) Junior Project Manager
11 3 (2.07%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 3 (2.07%) E-Commerce Manager
11 3 (2.07%) Head of IT
11 3 (2.07%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.38%) .NET
1 2 (1.38%) jQuery
2 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.69%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.38%) Private Cloud
2 2 (1.38%) EPoS
2 2 (1.38%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (1.38%) CCTV
2 2 (1.38%) Smart Meter
3 1 (0.69%) Social Media
3 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.28%) Windows
2 8 (5.52%) UNIX
3 2 (1.38%) Solaris
3 2 (1.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.38%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (88.28%) PRINCE2
2 64 (44.14%) Project Management
3 42 (28.97%) ITIL
4 19 (13.10%) PRINCE
4 19 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (13.10%) Transition Management
5 17 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.66%) Business Development
6 14 (9.66%) Programme Management
7 11 (7.59%) People Management
8 10 (6.90%) Project Planning
8 10 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.21%) Risk Management
10 8 (5.52%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.83%) Resource Management
11 7 (4.83%) ERP
11 7 (4.83%) Coaching
11 7 (4.83%) Matrix Management
12 6 (4.14%) Scrum
13 5 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.90%) SQL
2 3 (2.07%) C
3 2 (1.38%) C#
3 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.69%) Java
4 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (11.72%) Degree
2 12 (8.28%) PMP
2 12 (8.28%) PMI Certification
3 11 (7.59%) ISEB
4 10 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.76%) MCSE
7 4 (2.76%) MCSA
7 4 (2.76%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.38%) CCNA
9 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.69%) PgMP
10 1 (0.69%) APMP
10 1 (0.69%) CISSP
10 1 (0.69%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) SLA
1 1 (0.69%) QA
1 1 (0.69%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.38%) XenApp
2 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.52%) SAP
3 6 (4.14%) Oracle
3 6 (4.14%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.76%) ION Trading
5 2 (1.38%) Cisco
5 2 (1.38%) Citrix
5 2 (1.38%) Veeam
6 1 (0.69%) Avaya
6 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.69%) VMware
6 1 (0.69%) IBM
6 1 (0.69%) Computacenter
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £19k - 24k per year + PRINCE2+Medical+Pension+36 hols
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago