The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 50 36 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +24
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 252 277 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.55% 4.98% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.94% 6.43% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 185 230 161
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,400 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
PRINCE2
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4240 4305 3572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.59% 77.43% 74.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3506 3643 3031
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Birmingham +2 99 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Warwickshire +19 43 £43,000 -9.47% 3
Coventry -4 23 £56,000 +31.76% 5
Solihull -11 19 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Worcestershire +8 16 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Staffordshire -22 12 £42,500 -6.07% 5
Walsall -7 9 £46,750 +24.66%
Shropshire - 8 £48,500 -
Wolverhampton +3 6 £55,000 +46.66%
West Bromwich -1 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £31,573 - 1
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 278 (52.95%) Project Management
2 178 (33.90%) Finance
3 150 (28.57%) ITIL
4 118 (22.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 93 (17.71%) Degree
6 87 (16.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 77 (14.67%) MS Project
8 75 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 72 (13.71%) Microsoft
10 63 (12.00%) Retail
11 57 (10.86%) Service Management
12 54 (10.29%) Waterfall
13 47 (8.95%) PRINCE
13 47 (8.95%) SC Cleared
14 46 (8.76%) ISEB
15 43 (8.19%) Project Planning
16 41 (7.81%) MS Office
17 40 (7.62%) Business Analysis
17 40 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 38 (7.24%) Banking
18 38 (7.24%) Telecoms
19 37 (7.05%) Change Management
19 37 (7.05%) MS Excel
19 37 (7.05%) Cisco
20 34 (6.48%) Transition Management
21 31 (5.90%) Six Sigma
21 31 (5.90%) ERP
22 29 (5.52%) ITSM
23 28 (5.33%) Scrum
23 28 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (0.19%) CMS
3 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.19%) Lync
3 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 77 (14.67%) MS Project
2 41 (7.81%) MS Office
3 37 (7.05%) MS Excel
4 13 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.71%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 13 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.10%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (1.14%) Movex
4 5 (0.95%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.95%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.38%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.38%) arcHouse
5 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.14%) Basecamp
2 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.29%) 4G
1 12 (2.29%) Internet
1 12 (2.29%) VPN
2 10 (1.90%) Network Security
2 10 (1.90%) WAN
3 9 (1.71%) Firewall
4 7 (1.33%) SAN
4 7 (1.33%) LAN
5 6 (1.14%) TETRA
5 6 (1.14%) GPRS
6 4 (0.76%) Unified Communications
6 4 (0.76%) VoIP
7 3 (0.57%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.38%) VLAN
8 2 (0.38%) SSL
8 2 (0.38%) DNS
8 2 (0.38%) WLAN
8 2 (0.38%) SMTP
8 2 (0.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.19%) EDMS
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.19%) SAP HANA
General
1 178 (33.90%) Finance
2 63 (12.00%) Retail
3 38 (7.24%) Banking
3 38 (7.24%) Telecoms
4 27 (5.14%) Law
5 20 (3.81%) Automotive
5 20 (3.81%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.62%) Legal
7 15 (2.86%) Marketing
8 11 (2.10%) Back Office
9 4 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Advertising
11 2 (0.38%) Billing
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 258 (49.14%) Project Manager
2 59 (11.24%) Senior Manager
3 50 (9.52%) Transition Manager
4 45 (8.57%) Analyst
5 36 (6.86%) IT Project Manager
6 34 (6.48%) Senior Project Manager
6 34 (6.48%) Business Analyst
7 33 (6.29%) Service Manager
8 26 (4.95%) Service Transition Manager
9 21 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 20 (3.81%) Infrastructure Manager
11 17 (3.24%) Digital Project Manager
12 16 (3.05%) Project Officer
12 16 (3.05%) Consultant
13 15 (2.86%) Project Support Officer
14 13 (2.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 13 (2.48%) Senior Service Manager
15 12 (2.29%) Change Manager
15 12 (2.29%) Business Manager
15 12 (2.29%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.10%) .NET
2 8 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (0.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.38%) WPF
4 2 (0.38%) Middleware
5 1 (0.19%) J2EE
5 1 (0.19%) EDI
5 1 (0.19%) COM
5 1 (0.19%) WinForms
5 1 (0.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 15 (2.86%) PMI
3 8 (1.52%) Fat Client
3 8 (1.52%) Clustering
3 8 (1.52%) Thin Client
4 7 (1.33%) Smart Meter
4 7 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.14%) NHS
6 5 (0.95%) Statistics
6 5 (0.95%) Social Media
7 4 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.76%) FMCG
7 4 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.38%) DTV
8 2 (0.38%) EPoS
9 1 (0.19%) Economics
9 1 (0.19%) Life Science
9 1 (0.19%) iPhone
9 1 (0.19%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (4.76%) Windows
2 14 (2.67%) Windows 7
3 11 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.38%) Android
5 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.19%) UNIX
6 1 (0.19%) Solaris
6 1 (0.19%) Linux
6 1 (0.19%) VMS
6 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (52.95%) Project Management
2 150 (28.57%) ITIL
3 87 (16.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (10.86%) Service Management
5 54 (10.29%) Waterfall
6 47 (8.95%) PRINCE
7 43 (8.19%) Project Planning
8 40 (7.62%) Business Analysis
9 37 (7.05%) Change Management
10 34 (6.48%) Transition Management
11 31 (5.90%) Six Sigma
11 31 (5.90%) ERP
12 29 (5.52%) ITSM
13 28 (5.33%) Scrum
13 28 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (5.14%) Matrix Management
15 26 (4.95%) CRM
15 26 (4.95%) Business Development
16 25 (4.76%) Resource Management
16 25 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.86%) SQL
2 6 (1.14%) C#
3 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.38%) C
3 2 (0.38%) C++
3 2 (0.38%) Java
3 2 (0.38%) VB
3 2 (0.38%) VBA
4 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 118 (22.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 93 (17.71%) Degree
3 75 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 47 (8.95%) SC Cleared
5 46 (8.76%) ISEB
6 40 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 24 (4.57%) PMI Certification
8 21 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (2.86%) MCSE
9 15 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (2.67%) PMP
11 11 (2.10%) MCP
12 10 (1.90%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 8 (1.52%) APMP
14 5 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.76%) CCNA
16 3 (0.57%) CCIE
16 3 (0.57%) CISA
17 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
17 2 (0.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.43%) QA
2 5 (0.95%) SLA
2 5 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) COBIT
4 1 (0.19%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
1 5 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (0.95%) vSphere
2 4 (0.76%) VMware Server
2 4 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.19%) XenApp
3 1 (0.19%) XenServer
3 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) SCCM
2 1 (0.19%) SCOM
2 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 72 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.05%) Cisco
3 21 (4.00%) Fujitsu
4 16 (3.05%) SAP
4 16 (3.05%) Oracle
5 15 (2.86%) VMware
6 11 (2.10%) Citrix
7 4 (0.76%) HP
7 4 (0.76%) Symantec
8 3 (0.57%) BMC
8 3 (0.57%) IBM
8 3 (0.57%) Anite
9 2 (0.38%) RedPrairie
9 2 (0.38%) Trayport
9 2 (0.38%) Veeam
9 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.38%) WatchGuard
9 2 (0.38%) Northgate
9 2 (0.38%) Civica
9 2 (0.38%) Capita
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Midlands
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 5% Pension Contribution + MORE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + HOME BASED+ BENEFITS
Posted: 10 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum £4.2K Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
The Curve Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago