Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 28 38
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10 -2
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 182 250 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.57% 6.80% 6.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.04% 7.37% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 70 150 194
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £43,250 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.17% -19.91% +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,775 £31,250 £29,700
90th Percentile £73,375 £67,625 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,011 3,390 3,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 92.19% 92.17% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,100 2,502 2,884
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -3.57%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Birmingham

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Birmingham.

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in Birmingham

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 130 (71.43%) Project Management
2 118 (64.84%) ITIL
3 99 (54.40%) Service Management
4 89 (48.90%) Data Centre
5 85 (46.70%) Presales
6 76 (41.76%) Data Protection
7 75 (41.21%) GDPR
8 67 (36.81%) Line Management
9 65 (35.71%) ITIL V3
10 62 (34.07%) Self-Motivation
11 58 (31.87%) Service Delivery
12 56 (30.77%) VMware
12 56 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 52 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
14 49 (26.92%) Microsoft
15 48 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
16 47 (25.82%) TOGAF
16 47 (25.82%) Amazon AWS
17 43 (23.63%) PMI Certification
17 43 (23.63%) Technical Architecture
18 39 (21.43%) Hyper-V
18 39 (21.43%) Due Diligence
19 38 (20.88%) Load Balancing
20 37 (20.33%) Finance
20 37 (20.33%) Stakeholder Management
21 35 (19.23%) PMP
21 35 (19.23%) CheckPoint
22 34 (18.68%) Citrix
22 34 (18.68%) Firewall
22 34 (18.68%) Degree

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.65%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 29 (15.93%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 12 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (6.04%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 52 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (25.82%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 26 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 26 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 26 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 26 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 23 (12.64%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (11.54%) IaaS
5 21 (11.54%) PaaS
6 5 (2.75%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (2.20%) AWS CloudTrail
8 3 (1.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (18.68%) Firewall
2 12 (6.59%) WAN
3 5 (2.75%) BGP
3 5 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (2.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (2.75%) DHCP
3 5 (2.75%) DNS
3 5 (2.75%) FWSM
3 5 (2.75%) IPsec
3 5 (2.75%) OSPF
3 5 (2.75%) SNMP
3 5 (2.75%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (2.75%) VPN
4 4 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 26 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 26 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.65%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.55%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.55%) Power BI
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.40%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.65%) JIRA
General
1 37 (20.33%) Finance
2 17 (9.34%) Publishing
3 14 (7.69%) Law
4 10 (5.49%) Retail
5 8 (4.40%) Banking
6 6 (3.30%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.75%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.55%) Local Government
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (29.67%) Architect
2 46 (25.27%) Project Manager
3 40 (21.98%) Solutions Architect
4 22 (12.09%) Cloud Architect
5 21 (11.54%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 16 (8.79%) Transition Manager
7 12 (6.59%) Senior Manager
7 12 (6.59%) Senior Project Manager
8 11 (6.04%) IT Manager
9 10 (5.49%) Coordinator
9 10 (5.49%) Project Coordinator
9 10 (5.49%) Technical Specialist
10 9 (4.95%) Technical Architect
11 8 (4.40%) Delivery Manager
12 7 (3.85%) Service Manager
13 6 (3.30%) IT Project Manager
13 6 (3.30%) Technical Manager
14 5 (2.75%) Head of Delivery
14 5 (2.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
15 4 (2.20%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.84%) Web Services
2 6 (3.30%) .NET
3 5 (2.75%) LDAP
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.55%) HTML
5 1 (0.55%) MDX
5 1 (0.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 89 (48.90%) Data Centre
2 62 (34.07%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 26 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 25 (13.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 22 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (10.99%) Management Information System
7 17 (9.34%) CMDB
8 15 (8.24%) PMI
9 14 (7.69%) Driving Licence
10 5 (2.75%) iSeries
10 5 (2.75%) PKI
11 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.55%) Industry 4.0
11 1 (0.55%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (71.43%) Project Management
2 118 (64.84%) ITIL
3 99 (54.40%) Service Management
4 85 (46.70%) Presales
5 76 (41.76%) Data Protection
6 67 (36.81%) Line Management
7 65 (35.71%) ITIL V3
8 58 (31.87%) Service Delivery
9 48 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (25.82%) TOGAF
11 43 (23.63%) Technical Architecture
12 39 (21.43%) Due Diligence
13 38 (20.88%) Load Balancing
14 37 (20.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
16 28 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (14.29%) Migration
18 24 (13.19%) CRM
19 22 (12.09%) Requirements Analysis
20 18 (9.89%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.13%) SQL
2 6 (3.30%) C#
3 5 (2.75%) Python
3 5 (2.75%) RPG
4 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (23.63%) PMI Certification
2 35 (19.23%) PMP
3 34 (18.68%) Degree
4 31 (17.03%) ISEB
5 17 (9.34%) CCNP
5 17 (9.34%) CEH
5 17 (9.34%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (9.34%) CISSP
5 17 (9.34%) CompTIA Security+
5 17 (9.34%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (8.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 14 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
8 13 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (6.59%) APMP
10 11 (6.04%) Security Cleared
11 6 (3.30%) SC Cleared
12 5 (2.75%) APMG
12 5 (2.75%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (41.21%) GDPR
2 18 (9.89%) PMO
3 17 (9.34%) GPG13
3 17 (9.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (4.95%) QA
5 5 (2.75%) P3O
6 4 (2.20%) SLA
7 1 (0.55%) COBIT
7 1 (0.55%) COSHH
7 1 (0.55%) HAZOP
7 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 26 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (12.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (9.34%) SCVMM
2 5 (2.75%) Ansible
2 5 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.75%) Puppet
3 4 (2.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (30.77%) VMware
2 49 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 35 (19.23%) CheckPoint
4 34 (18.68%) Citrix
5 17 (9.34%) BMC
5 17 (9.34%) Cisco
5 17 (9.34%) EMC
5 17 (9.34%) F5
5 17 (9.34%) Fortinet
5 17 (9.34%) Juniper
5 17 (9.34%) NetApp
6 12 (6.59%) Brocade
6 12 (6.59%) HP
7 10 (5.49%) ServiceNow
8 7 (3.85%) Oracle
9 5 (2.75%) CA
9 5 (2.75%) IBM
10 3 (1.65%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.10%) SAP