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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 36 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 312 204 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.73% 4.11% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.92% 5.27% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 279 173 199
Average salary £49,500 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.23% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,416
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
4511 3868 3606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.83% 77.97% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3947 3222 3147
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 0 133 £51,250 +16.47% 15
Warwickshire +19 39 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Coventry +9 34 £51,000 +13.33% 4
Solihull +9 28 £38,000 -13.14% 4
Staffordshire +5 21 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Worcestershire +27 16 £47,500 -2.31% 3
Walsall -8 6 £48,000 +9.09%
Wolverhampton 0 5 £37,500 -
Shropshire -3 3 £77,500 +158.33% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £40,000 -
West Bromwich +7 1 £58,500 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 265 (48.36%) Project Management
2 169 (30.84%) ITIL
3 146 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (24.82%) Finance
5 120 (21.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 96 (17.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 89 (16.24%) Degree
8 68 (12.41%) Microsoft
9 67 (12.23%) Security Cleared
10 56 (10.22%) Telecoms
10 56 (10.22%) Retail
11 54 (9.85%) MS Project
12 42 (7.66%) ITIL Certification
12 42 (7.66%) ISEB
13 41 (7.48%) SC Cleared
14 39 (7.12%) Cisco
15 38 (6.93%) Resource Management
16 37 (6.75%) Waterfall
16 37 (6.75%) PMI Certification
16 37 (6.75%) Change Management
16 37 (6.75%) Programme Management
16 37 (6.75%) Project Planning
17 35 (6.39%) Service Management
17 35 (6.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 34 (6.20%) PMP
19 32 (5.84%) Transition Management
19 32 (5.84%) PRINCE
19 32 (5.84%) Supplier Management
19 32 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (5.66%) SQL

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.64%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.18%) Lync
4 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.18%) CMS
4 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 54 (9.85%) MS Project
2 28 (5.11%) MS Excel
3 27 (4.93%) MS Office
4 7 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.73%) CATIA
7 3 (0.55%) SPSS
8 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.55%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.55%) assyst
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.36%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.18%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.18%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.18%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.28%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.55%) IaaS
4 2 (0.36%) SaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.28%) 4G
2 17 (3.10%) VPN
3 14 (2.55%) Firewall
4 13 (2.37%) TETRA
5 11 (2.01%) Internet
6 9 (1.64%) SAN
6 9 (1.64%) WAN
6 9 (1.64%) LAN
7 8 (1.46%) PBX
7 8 (1.46%) Wireless
7 8 (1.46%) Network Security
8 7 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (1.28%) MPLS
8 7 (1.28%) Broadband
9 6 (1.09%) GPRS
10 4 (0.73%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.55%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.36%) VLAN
12 2 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.73%) MS Access
4 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (0.55%) OLAP
6 2 (0.36%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.36%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.18%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.18%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.55%) Toad
1 3 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 136 (24.82%) Finance
2 56 (10.22%) Retail
2 56 (10.22%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.11%) Banking
4 18 (3.28%) Marketing
4 18 (3.28%) Law
5 13 (2.37%) Legal
6 12 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.64%) Games
7 9 (1.64%) Automotive
8 2 (0.36%) Billing
8 2 (0.36%) Local Government
8 2 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.18%) Front Office
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 274 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 46 (8.39%) Analyst
3 45 (8.21%) Senior Manager
4 34 (6.20%) IT Project Manager
5 31 (5.66%) Senior Project Manager
5 31 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 30 (5.47%) Transition Manager
7 27 (4.93%) Consultant
8 23 (4.20%) Service Manager
9 20 (3.65%) Business Analyst
10 17 (3.10%) Service Transition Manager
11 16 (2.92%) Software Manager
11 16 (2.92%) Infrastructure Manager
12 15 (2.74%) Software Project Manager
12 15 (2.74%) Project Officer
13 14 (2.55%) Architect
13 14 (2.55%) Test Manager
13 14 (2.55%) Project Support Officer
14 12 (2.19%) Project Coordinator
14 12 (2.19%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.01%) .NET
2 9 (1.64%) ASP.NET
3 7 (1.28%) .NET Framework
4 6 (1.09%) Web Services
5 5 (0.91%) HTML
5 5 (0.91%) WCF
6 4 (0.73%) WPF
6 4 (0.73%) Middleware
7 3 (0.55%) EDI
7 3 (0.55%) CSS
7 3 (0.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (0.55%) jQuery
7 3 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.55%) HTML5
7 3 (0.55%) CSS3
8 2 (0.36%) WinForms
9 1 (0.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.92%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.01%) Mobile App
4 8 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.46%) PMI
5 7 (1.28%) NHS
5 7 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.28%) Life Science
6 6 (1.09%) EPoS
7 5 (0.91%) Statistics
7 5 (0.91%) Smart Meter
7 5 (0.91%) User Experience
8 4 (0.73%) Social Media
8 4 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.55%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.55%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.18%) FMCG
10 1 (0.18%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.18%) Tandem
10 1 (0.18%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.29%) Windows
2 9 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.73%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.73%) UNIX
5 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.18%) Solaris
5 1 (0.18%) Linux
5 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (48.36%) Project Management
2 169 (30.84%) ITIL
3 146 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (17.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (6.93%) Resource Management
6 37 (6.75%) Waterfall
6 37 (6.75%) Programme Management
6 37 (6.75%) Project Planning
6 37 (6.75%) Change Management
7 35 (6.39%) Service Management
8 32 (5.84%) PRINCE
8 32 (5.84%) Supplier Management
8 32 (5.84%) Transition Management
9 30 (5.47%) Matrix Management
10 28 (5.11%) Scrum
10 28 (5.11%) Service Delivery
11 27 (4.93%) Six Sigma
11 27 (4.93%) CRM
12 23 (4.20%) E-Commerce
12 23 (4.20%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (5.66%) SQL
2 16 (2.92%) C#
3 8 (1.46%) PL/SQL
4 6 (1.09%) C
5 5 (0.91%) JavaScript
5 5 (0.91%) VB.NET
6 4 (0.73%) VB
7 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.55%) C++
7 3 (0.55%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.36%) Java
8 2 (0.36%) PHP
8 2 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 120 (21.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 89 (16.24%) Degree
3 67 (12.23%) Security Cleared
4 42 (7.66%) ITIL Certification
4 42 (7.66%) ISEB
5 41 (7.48%) SC Cleared
6 37 (6.75%) PMI Certification
7 35 (6.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 34 (6.20%) PMP
9 22 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (2.37%) APMP
11 12 (2.19%) MCSE
12 8 (1.46%) CISSP
13 6 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (1.09%) CCNA
13 6 (1.09%) CISA
14 5 (0.91%) CISM
14 5 (0.91%) CRISC
14 5 (0.91%) PCI QSA
14 5 (0.91%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.19%) QA
2 9 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.46%) SLA
4 5 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.55%) XenApp
3 3 (0.55%) vSphere
4 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.91%) SCCM
2 4 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.36%) SCOM
3 2 (0.36%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.36%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.36%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.36%) SCSM
4 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.12%) Cisco
3 20 (3.65%) Oracle
4 19 (3.47%) VMware
5 15 (2.74%) Citrix
6 14 (2.55%) IBM
7 13 (2.37%) SAP
8 10 (1.82%) CheckPoint
9 9 (1.64%) F5
10 8 (1.46%) Lotus
11 7 (1.28%) Websense
11 7 (1.28%) Google
11 7 (1.28%) Riverbed
11 7 (1.28%) SolarWinds
12 6 (1.09%) ION Trading
13 4 (0.73%) PTC
13 4 (0.73%) Siemens
13 4 (0.73%) JDA
13 4 (0.73%) HP
13 4 (0.73%) RedPrairie
West Midlands
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 46 Days hols + flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Leading, AX End User
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £88000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Canon
Salary: £27945 - £36180 per annum + £4,300-£5,300 + company car/car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £80K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Legal Ombudsman
Salary: £31,960-£37,600
Posted: 10 days ago