The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 39 41 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 248 257 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.02% 5.13% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 6.69% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 190 228 145
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +20 112 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Solihull +26 36 £38,500 -9.41% 2
Coventry +19 23 £46,250 -1.59% 3
Warwickshire -10 23 £41,000 +9.33% 3
Staffordshire -33 21 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Walsall +8 7 £48,500 -
Shropshire +7 7 £47,000 -20.00%
Sutton Coldfield +11 4 £56,250 +40.62%
Worcestershire -1 4 £39,500 +18.79% 1
Herefordshire -8 2 £25,690 -14.36%
Dudley -5 1 £47,500 +14.45%
Wolverhampton -13 1 £42,500 +13.90% 3
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Tipton - 1 £38,500 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

1 263 (60.32%) Project Management
2 141 (32.34%) Finance
3 131 (30.05%) ITIL
4 81 (18.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (17.20%) Microsoft
6 64 (14.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 60 (13.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 59 (13.53%) MS Excel
9 58 (13.30%) Degree
10 48 (11.01%) MS Project
11 44 (10.09%) Service Management
12 43 (9.86%) Retail
13 42 (9.63%) Business Analysis
14 39 (8.94%) PRINCE
14 39 (8.94%) Waterfall
15 36 (8.26%) Change Management
16 35 (8.03%) Service Delivery
17 33 (7.57%) Risk Management
18 32 (7.34%) MS Office
19 30 (6.88%) MS PowerPoint
19 30 (6.88%) Security Cleared
20 29 (6.65%) ISEB
21 28 (6.42%) Six Sigma
22 27 (6.19%) Windows
23 24 (5.50%) CRM
23 24 (5.50%) Project Planning
24 23 (5.28%) Banking
25 22 (5.05%) Programme Management
25 22 (5.05%) VMware
25 22 (5.05%) Change Control

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 17 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.92%) Lync
2 4 (0.92%) WorkSite
3 3 (0.69%) CMS
4 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 59 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 48 (11.01%) MS Project
3 32 (7.34%) MS Office
4 30 (6.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.61%) Academy Housing
2 7 (1.61%) arcHouse
3 4 (0.92%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.92%) Movex
3 4 (0.92%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.69%) Exchequer
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.92%) Office 365
2 4 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.21%) WAN
2 13 (2.98%) LAN
2 13 (2.98%) Internet
3 8 (1.83%) SAN
4 7 (1.61%) Firewall
5 6 (1.38%) Wireless
6 5 (1.15%) Unified Communications
6 5 (1.15%) VoIP
6 5 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.15%) VPN
6 5 (1.15%) SSL
6 5 (1.15%) MPLS
7 4 (0.92%) DHCP
7 4 (0.92%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.92%) DNS
7 4 (0.92%) SMTP
8 3 (0.69%) Intranet
8 3 (0.69%) Extranet
9 2 (0.46%) WLAN
10 1 (0.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.46%) EDMS
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 141 (32.34%) Finance
2 43 (9.86%) Retail
3 23 (5.28%) Banking
4 18 (4.13%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.90%) Law
6 13 (2.98%) Automotive
7 12 (2.75%) Marketing
8 11 (2.52%) Back Office
9 10 (2.29%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.38%) Advertising
11 5 (1.15%) Billing
11 5 (1.15%) Legal
12 4 (0.92%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.23%) German Language
13 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 195 (44.72%) Project Manager
2 57 (13.07%) Analyst
3 48 (11.01%) Business Analyst
4 40 (9.17%) IT Project Manager
5 29 (6.65%) Transition Manager
6 27 (6.19%) Service Manager
7 22 (5.05%) Infrastructure Manager
8 21 (4.82%) Senior Manager
8 21 (4.82%) Programme Manager
9 19 (4.36%) Consultant
10 17 (3.90%) Service Transition Manager
10 17 (3.90%) Senior Project Manager
11 14 (3.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 13 (2.98%) Architect
13 10 (2.29%) Operations Manager
13 10 (2.29%) PMO Manager
14 9 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 9 (2.06%) Implementation Consultant
15 8 (1.83%) PMO Analyst
16 7 (1.61%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.90%) .NET
2 9 (2.06%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (1.38%) WPF
3 6 (1.38%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.15%) WCF
5 2 (0.46%) Middleware
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.23%) HTML5
6 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.23%) HTML
6 1 (0.23%) J2EE
6 1 (0.23%) COM
6 1 (0.23%) Web Services
6 1 (0.23%) EDI
6 1 (0.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.13%) Management Information System
2 8 (1.83%) FMCG
3 6 (1.38%) Smartphone
3 6 (1.38%) PMI
4 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 4 (0.92%) NHS
6 2 (0.46%) CLARiiON
6 2 (0.46%) DTV
6 2 (0.46%) EPoS
6 2 (0.46%) EMV
6 2 (0.46%) New Media
6 2 (0.46%) iPad
6 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.46%) iPhone
6 2 (0.46%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.23%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.23%) Open Source
7 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.23%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.19%) Windows
2 8 (1.83%) Windows 7
3 6 (1.38%) Linux
4 5 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.92%) UNIX
6 3 (0.69%) Android
7 2 (0.46%) AIX
7 2 (0.46%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.23%) VMS
8 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (60.32%) Project Management
2 131 (30.05%) ITIL
3 81 (18.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (10.09%) Service Management
5 42 (9.63%) Business Analysis
6 39 (8.94%) PRINCE
6 39 (8.94%) Waterfall
7 36 (8.26%) Change Management
8 35 (8.03%) Service Delivery
9 33 (7.57%) Risk Management
10 28 (6.42%) Six Sigma
11 24 (5.50%) CRM
11 24 (5.50%) Project Planning
12 22 (5.05%) Programme Management
12 22 (5.05%) Change Control
13 21 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (4.82%) Matrix Management
13 21 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (4.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.59%) SQL
2 8 (1.83%) C#
3 4 (0.92%) C
3 4 (0.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.46%) Java
5 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 64 (14.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 60 (13.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 58 (13.30%) Degree
4 30 (6.88%) Security Cleared
5 29 (6.65%) ISEB
6 21 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
6 21 (4.82%) PMI Certification
7 18 (4.13%) SC Cleared
8 17 (3.90%) PMP
9 10 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (2.29%) MCSE
10 8 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.15%) APMP
11 5 (1.15%) CCNA
11 5 (1.15%) MCP
11 5 (1.15%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (0.92%) MBA
12 4 (0.92%) MCITP
13 3 (0.69%) CCNP
13 3 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.67%) QA
2 4 (0.92%) SLA
3 3 (0.69%) P3O
4 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.46%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) BS25999
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.46%) vSphere
4 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.23%) XenApp
5 1 (0.23%) XenServer
5 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.15%) SCCM
2 2 (0.46%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.46%) SCSM
2 2 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.46%) SCOM
2 2 (0.46%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.05%) VMware
3 20 (4.59%) SAP
4 14 (3.21%) Fujitsu
5 13 (2.98%) Cisco
6 9 (2.06%) Citrix
7 8 (1.83%) Oracle
8 7 (1.61%) Northgate
8 7 (1.61%) Civica
8 7 (1.61%) Capita
8 7 (1.61%) Orchard
9 6 (1.38%) HP
10 5 (1.15%) EMC
11 4 (0.92%) BT
12 3 (0.69%) Pegasus
12 3 (0.69%) CODA
12 3 (0.69%) Baan
12 3 (0.69%) Sage
13 2 (0.46%) Niku
13 2 (0.46%) Hyperion
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £26000 per annum + Car and more
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry
University of Warwick
Salary: £37,756 - £45,053 pa
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car All + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allow+bonus+ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car Allownace + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago