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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 57 36 56
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 232 280 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.18% 5.14% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 6.55% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 177 235 171
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,416
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -1.07%
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
4389 4274 3713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.17% 78.42% 75.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3658 3618 3156
Average salary £42,350 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 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
Birmingham -11 92 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Warwickshire +24 47 £43,000 -9.47% 2
Coventry -16 19 £50,000 +21.21% 4
Worcestershire +2 14 £44,500 +18.66%
Staffordshire -23 11 £41,250 -0.60% 6
Solihull -14 10 £37,500 -21.05%
Shropshire - 10 £49,500 - 1
Walsall -9 8 £47,500 +26.66%
Wolverhampton -1 3 £55,000 +25.71%
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 268 (52.76%) Project Management
2 158 (31.10%) Finance
3 135 (26.57%) ITIL
4 116 (22.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 114 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (18.50%) Degree
7 85 (16.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 72 (14.17%) MS Project
9 70 (13.78%) Microsoft
10 69 (13.58%) Security Cleared
11 54 (10.63%) Service Management
12 53 (10.43%) Retail
13 49 (9.65%) Waterfall
14 46 (9.06%) SC Cleared
15 45 (8.86%) ISEB
16 42 (8.27%) PRINCE
17 39 (7.68%) Project Planning
18 38 (7.48%) MS Office
19 37 (7.28%) Telecoms
19 37 (7.28%) Cisco
20 36 (7.09%) Change Management
21 34 (6.69%) Banking
22 33 (6.50%) Six Sigma
22 33 (6.50%) Business Analysis
22 33 (6.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 33 (6.50%) Transition Management
23 30 (5.91%) Matrix Management
24 29 (5.71%) PMI Certification
24 29 (5.71%) MS Excel
24 29 (5.71%) ITSM

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 11 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.57%) IIS
3 2 (0.39%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.20%) CMS
4 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 72 (14.17%) MS Project
2 38 (7.48%) MS Office
3 29 (5.71%) MS Excel
4 10 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.18%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.59%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 13 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.79%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.59%) Movex
4 3 (0.59%) Academy Housing
4 3 (0.59%) arcHouse
5 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.39%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.39%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.39%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.39%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.20%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.18%) Basecamp
2 4 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.20%) IaaS
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.36%) 4G
2 11 (2.17%) Internet
3 10 (1.97%) Network Security
3 10 (1.97%) WAN
3 10 (1.97%) VPN
4 8 (1.57%) SAN
5 7 (1.38%) LAN
5 7 (1.38%) Firewall
6 6 (1.18%) TETRA
6 6 (1.18%) GPRS
7 3 (0.59%) VoIP
7 3 (0.59%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.59%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.39%) VLAN
8 2 (0.39%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.39%) WLAN
8 2 (0.39%) DMZ
9 1 (0.20%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 1 (0.20%) Multicast
9 1 (0.20%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.20%) EDMS
4 1 (0.20%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 158 (31.10%) Finance
2 53 (10.43%) Retail
3 37 (7.28%) Telecoms
4 34 (6.69%) Banking
5 25 (4.92%) Law
6 21 (4.13%) Automotive
6 21 (4.13%) Manufacturing
7 16 (3.15%) Legal
8 15 (2.95%) Marketing
9 9 (1.77%) Back Office
10 3 (0.59%) Games
10 3 (0.59%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Electronics
11 2 (0.39%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 254 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 65 (12.80%) Senior Manager
3 45 (8.86%) Transition Manager
4 41 (8.07%) Analyst
5 38 (7.48%) Senior Project Manager
6 30 (5.91%) Business Analyst
7 29 (5.71%) Service Manager
8 25 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
8 25 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 22 (4.33%) Service Transition Manager
10 18 (3.54%) Project Officer
11 17 (3.35%) Project Support Officer
11 17 (3.35%) Infrastructure Manager
12 15 (2.95%) Consultant
12 15 (2.95%) Senior Service Manager
12 15 (2.95%) Digital Project Manager
13 12 (2.36%) Software Manager
13 12 (2.36%) Software Project Manager
13 12 (2.36%) Coordinator
14 11 (2.17%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.36%) .NET
2 8 (1.57%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (0.79%) WPF
3 4 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.59%) WCF
4 3 (0.59%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.39%) WinForms
5 2 (0.39%) Middleware
6 1 (0.20%) Web Services
6 1 (0.20%) J2EE
6 1 (0.20%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.53%) Management Information System
2 22 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.15%) PMI
4 8 (1.57%) Fat Client
4 8 (1.57%) Clustering
4 8 (1.57%) NHS
4 8 (1.57%) Thin Client
5 7 (1.38%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.38%) Smart Meter
6 6 (1.18%) User Experience
7 5 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.98%) Social Media
7 5 (0.98%) Statistics
8 4 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.59%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.39%) FMCG
10 2 (0.39%) EPoS
11 1 (0.20%) DTV
11 1 (0.20%) Economics
11 1 (0.20%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.72%) Windows
2 13 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 8 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.20%) Solaris
5 1 (0.20%) Linux
5 1 (0.20%) UNIX
5 1 (0.20%) VMS
5 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (52.76%) Project Management
2 135 (26.57%) ITIL
3 114 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (16.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (10.63%) Service Management
6 49 (9.65%) Waterfall
7 42 (8.27%) PRINCE
8 39 (7.68%) Project Planning
9 36 (7.09%) Change Management
10 33 (6.50%) Six Sigma
10 33 (6.50%) Business Analysis
10 33 (6.50%) Transition Management
11 30 (5.91%) Matrix Management
12 29 (5.71%) ITSM
13 28 (5.51%) Scrum
13 28 (5.51%) CRM
14 27 (5.31%) ERP
15 25 (4.92%) Programme Management
15 25 (4.92%) Business Development
15 25 (4.92%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (3.54%) SQL
2 8 (1.57%) C#
3 3 (0.59%) C
3 3 (0.59%) C++
3 3 (0.59%) VB
4 2 (0.39%) VBA
4 2 (0.39%) Java
5 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 116 (22.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 94 (18.50%) Degree
3 69 (13.58%) Security Cleared
4 46 (9.06%) SC Cleared
5 45 (8.86%) ISEB
6 33 (6.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 29 (5.71%) PMI Certification
8 19 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (3.74%) PMP
9 17 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (2.95%) MCSE
11 12 (2.36%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 11 (2.17%) MCP
12 11 (2.17%) APMP
13 4 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.79%) CCNA
14 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.39%) CCIE
14 2 (0.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.94%) QA
2 5 (0.98%) SLA
2 5 (0.98%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.39%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (0.79%) VMware Server
1 4 (0.79%) vSphere
1 4 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) SCCM
2 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 70 (13.78%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.28%) Cisco
3 16 (3.15%) Fujitsu
3 16 (3.15%) Oracle
4 15 (2.95%) VMware
4 15 (2.95%) SAP
5 11 (2.17%) Citrix
6 4 (0.79%) HP
6 4 (0.79%) Symantec
7 3 (0.59%) Siemens
7 3 (0.59%) BMC
7 3 (0.59%) IBM
7 3 (0.59%) PTC
7 3 (0.59%) Anite
7 3 (0.59%) Northgate
7 3 (0.59%) Civica
7 3 (0.59%) Capita
7 3 (0.59%) Orchard
8 2 (0.39%) WatchGuard
8 2 (0.39%) Sitecore
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 20% bonus, health care, pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum £4.2K Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum - Grade 7
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Code Red Associates
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - Plus paid travel
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Executive benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago