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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 51 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 258 278 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.49% 5.23% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.53% 6.64% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 223 227 190
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,416
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
4664 4185 3509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.14% 78.69% 75.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 3553 2993
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -20 104 £46,500 +3.33% 8
Warwickshire +25 44 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Coventry -2 27 £55,500 +34.54% 6
Worcestershire +5 18 £40,250 +7.33% 4
Solihull -11 18 £37,750 -20.52% 4
Staffordshire -15 11 £37,500 -9.63% 4
Walsall -12 8 £53,000 +41.33%
Shropshire +7 7 £49,750 +65.83%
Wolverhampton -7 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 285 (53.77%) Project Management
2 158 (29.81%) Finance
3 152 (28.68%) ITIL
4 124 (23.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 120 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (18.68%) Degree
7 96 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 82 (15.47%) Microsoft
9 79 (14.91%) MS Project
10 66 (12.45%) Security Cleared
11 56 (10.57%) Service Management
12 53 (10.00%) Retail
13 49 (9.25%) Telecoms
14 46 (8.68%) Cisco
15 45 (8.49%) Waterfall
15 45 (8.49%) Project Planning
16 43 (8.11%) MS Office
17 42 (7.92%) ISEB
17 42 (7.92%) SC Cleared
18 37 (6.98%) Transition Management
19 36 (6.79%) PRINCE
19 36 (6.79%) Change Management
20 33 (6.23%) CRM
21 32 (6.04%) Six Sigma
22 31 (5.85%) PMI Certification
22 31 (5.85%) Windows
22 31 (5.85%) Matrix Management
23 29 (5.47%) MS Excel
24 28 (5.28%) ERP
24 28 (5.28%) ITSM

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.51%) IIS
3 5 (0.94%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.19%) Lync
5 1 (0.19%) CMS
5 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 79 (14.91%) MS Project
2 43 (8.11%) MS Office
3 29 (5.47%) MS Excel
4 9 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.75%) CATIA
7 3 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.08%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.75%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.57%) Academy Housing
4 3 (0.57%) arcHouse
5 2 (0.38%) Movex
5 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.94%) Basecamp
3 4 (0.75%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.57%) IaaS
5 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.02%) VPN
2 13 (2.45%) Firewall
3 12 (2.26%) 4G
4 10 (1.89%) Network Security
4 10 (1.89%) Internet
4 10 (1.89%) WAN
5 8 (1.51%) SAN
5 8 (1.51%) LAN
6 6 (1.13%) PBX
6 6 (1.13%) Broadband
6 6 (1.13%) GPRS
6 6 (1.13%) MPLS
6 6 (1.13%) Wireless
6 6 (1.13%) TETRA
6 6 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.75%) iSCSI
7 4 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.57%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.57%) OLAP
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.19%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.19%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.19%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.19%) Toad
General
1 158 (29.81%) Finance
2 53 (10.00%) Retail
3 49 (9.25%) Telecoms
4 27 (5.09%) Banking
5 22 (4.15%) Law
6 19 (3.58%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.58%) Automotive
7 15 (2.83%) Legal
7 15 (2.83%) Marketing
8 5 (0.94%) Back Office
9 3 (0.57%) Games
10 2 (0.38%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 269 (50.75%) Project Manager
2 59 (11.13%) Senior Manager
3 44 (8.30%) Transition Manager
4 40 (7.55%) Analyst
5 36 (6.79%) Senior Project Manager
6 31 (5.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 26 (4.91%) Service Manager
8 24 (4.53%) Consultant
9 21 (3.96%) Service Transition Manager
10 20 (3.77%) Business Analyst
10 20 (3.77%) IT Project Manager
11 18 (3.40%) Project Officer
12 17 (3.21%) Project Support Officer
13 16 (3.02%) Software Project Manager
13 16 (3.02%) Software Manager
14 15 (2.83%) Infrastructure Manager
14 15 (2.83%) Coordinator
15 14 (2.64%) Project Coordinator
16 13 (2.45%) Senior Service Manager
16 13 (2.45%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.02%) .NET
2 8 (1.51%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.13%) WCF
5 4 (0.75%) WPF
5 4 (0.75%) Web Services
5 4 (0.75%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.57%) HTML
6 3 (0.57%) CSS
6 3 (0.57%) jQuery
6 3 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.57%) HTML5
6 3 (0.57%) CSS3
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.38%) Middleware
7 2 (0.38%) WinForms
8 1 (0.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.83%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.26%) PMI
4 9 (1.70%) Thin Client
4 9 (1.70%) Fat Client
5 8 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.51%) NHS
5 8 (1.51%) Clustering
6 7 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.32%) Smart Meter
7 6 (1.13%) User Experience
8 5 (0.94%) Social Media
8 5 (0.94%) Statistics
9 4 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.57%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.57%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.19%) Life Science
11 1 (0.19%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.19%) Tandem
11 1 (0.19%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.85%) Windows
2 13 (2.45%) Windows 7
3 12 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.19%) VMS
6 1 (0.19%) Solaris
6 1 (0.19%) Linux
6 1 (0.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (53.77%) Project Management
2 152 (28.68%) ITIL
3 120 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (10.57%) Service Management
6 45 (8.49%) Project Planning
6 45 (8.49%) Waterfall
7 37 (6.98%) Transition Management
8 36 (6.79%) Change Management
8 36 (6.79%) PRINCE
9 33 (6.23%) CRM
10 32 (6.04%) Six Sigma
11 31 (5.85%) Matrix Management
12 28 (5.28%) ERP
12 28 (5.28%) ITSM
13 27 (5.09%) Scrum
14 26 (4.91%) Programme Management
15 25 (4.72%) Business Development
16 23 (4.34%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (4.15%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (4.15%) SQL
2 14 (2.64%) C#
3 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
3 4 (0.75%) C
3 4 (0.75%) PL/SQL
4 3 (0.57%) VB
4 3 (0.57%) VB.NET
4 3 (0.57%) C++
4 3 (0.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.38%) PHP
5 2 (0.38%) VBA
5 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 124 (23.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 99 (18.68%) Degree
3 66 (12.45%) Security Cleared
4 42 (7.92%) SC Cleared
4 42 (7.92%) ISEB
5 31 (5.85%) PMI Certification
6 26 (4.91%) ITIL Certification
6 26 (4.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 24 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (4.34%) PMP
9 17 (3.21%) MCSE
10 14 (2.64%) APMP
11 12 (2.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 11 (2.08%) MCP
13 4 (0.75%) CCNA
13 4 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.57%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.38%) CISA
15 2 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
15 2 (0.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.21%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.94%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.94%) vSphere
4 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.38%) XenApp
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.94%) SCCM
2 2 (0.38%) SCOM
2 2 (0.38%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.38%) Windows Intune
2 2 (0.38%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (0.38%) SCSM
3 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 82 (15.47%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.68%) Cisco
3 19 (3.58%) Oracle
4 18 (3.40%) VMware
5 14 (2.64%) Citrix
6 13 (2.45%) Fujitsu
7 11 (2.08%) SAP
8 8 (1.51%) CheckPoint
8 8 (1.51%) F5
9 6 (1.13%) Riverbed
9 6 (1.13%) SolarWinds
9 6 (1.13%) Websense
10 5 (0.94%) Lotus
10 5 (0.94%) IBM
10 5 (0.94%) HP
11 4 (0.75%) Siemens
11 4 (0.75%) JDA
11 4 (0.75%) Symantec
11 4 (0.75%) PTC
11 4 (0.75%) Google
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus 10% bonus and car allowance and
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits+flexitime
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car/car allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Midlands
Vodafone
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Airwave
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rapport Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 5 days ago