Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 47 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16 -1
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 221 201 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.63% 5.26% 6.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 5.81% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 109 156 200
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £72,375 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 3,576 3,462 4,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.04% 90.68% 89.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,567 2,825 3,207
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,700
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,741 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%

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 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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.

1 152 (68.78%) Project Management
2 137 (61.99%) ITIL
3 87 (39.37%) Presales
4 83 (37.56%) Data Centre
5 79 (35.75%) Finance
6 74 (33.48%) Firewall
7 71 (32.13%) Service Management
7 71 (32.13%) VMware
8 65 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (29.41%) IT Strategy
9 64 (28.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 63 (28.51%) Line Management
11 59 (26.70%) Service Delivery
12 57 (25.79%) Active Directory
13 53 (23.98%) Self-Motivation
14 51 (23.08%) ITIL V3
15 49 (22.17%) Due Diligence
16 48 (21.72%) CheckPoint
16 48 (21.72%) Degree
17 45 (20.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 45 (20.36%) PMI Certification
18 44 (19.91%) IPsec
19 43 (19.46%) PMP
19 43 (19.46%) ISEB
19 43 (19.46%) Microsoft
20 41 (18.55%) Windows
20 41 (18.55%) Continuous Improvement
21 40 (18.10%) WAN
22 38 (17.19%) SQL Server
23 37 (16.74%) Requirements Analysis

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 25 (11.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.98%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.17%) IIS
4 6 (2.71%) Anypoint
4 6 (2.71%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.71%) JBoss
5 4 (1.81%) OpenEdge
6 2 (0.90%) Apache
6 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (7.24%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (3.62%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (1.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Infor LN
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Infor CloudSuite
2 1 (0.45%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.45%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.45%) Lawson
2 1 (0.45%) Movex
2 1 (0.45%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.95%) IaaS
1 22 (9.95%) PaaS
2 19 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.36%) Office 365
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (33.48%) Firewall
2 44 (19.91%) IPsec
3 40 (18.10%) WAN
4 30 (13.57%) LAN
4 30 (13.57%) SAN
4 30 (13.57%) SSL
5 25 (11.31%) VoIP
6 20 (9.05%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (7.24%) DNS
8 15 (6.79%) BGP
8 15 (6.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (6.79%) DHCP
8 15 (6.79%) FWSM
8 15 (6.79%) OSPF
8 15 (6.79%) SNMP
8 15 (6.79%) Software-Defined Networking
8 15 (6.79%) VPN
9 1 (0.45%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.71%) DTS
3 6 (2.71%) EDRMS
3 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.45%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 15 (6.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (2.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (2.71%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 79 (35.75%) Finance
2 23 (10.41%) Publishing
3 20 (9.05%) Manufacturing
3 20 (9.05%) Retail
4 17 (7.69%) Law
5 8 (3.62%) Billing
6 6 (2.71%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.26%) Legal
8 4 (1.81%) Banking
9 3 (1.36%) Marketing
10 2 (0.90%) Local Government
11 1 (0.45%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 67 (30.32%) Project Manager
2 39 (17.65%) Architect
3 36 (16.29%) Analyst
4 27 (12.22%) Support Analyst
5 24 (10.86%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (10.41%) Transition Manager
7 21 (9.50%) IT Manager
8 18 (8.14%) Network Analyst
8 18 (8.14%) Network Support
8 18 (8.14%) Network Support Analyst
8 18 (8.14%) Senior Manager
9 17 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
10 15 (6.79%) Network Specialist
10 15 (6.79%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 15 (6.79%) Senior Network Specialist
11 14 (6.33%) IT Project Manager
12 12 (5.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 12 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (5.43%) Infrastructure Support
13 8 (3.62%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.79%) LDAP
2 11 (4.98%) .NET
3 1 (0.45%) CGI
3 1 (0.45%) COM
3 1 (0.45%) LAMP
3 1 (0.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 83 (37.56%) Data Centre
2 53 (23.98%) Self-Motivation
3 29 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (11.31%) Management Information System
5 22 (9.95%) CMDB
5 22 (9.95%) Computer Science
6 15 (6.79%) PKI
7 12 (5.43%) Driving Licence
8 7 (3.17%) PMI
9 6 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.81%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.36%) Digital Signage
11 3 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.90%) EPoS
12 2 (0.90%) NHS
13 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.55%) Windows
2 37 (16.74%) Windows Server
3 30 (13.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.90%) Linux
4 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Unix
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (68.78%) Project Management
2 137 (61.99%) ITIL
3 87 (39.37%) Presales
4 71 (32.13%) Service Management
5 65 (29.41%) IT Strategy
5 65 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (28.51%) Line Management
7 59 (26.70%) Service Delivery
8 51 (23.08%) ITIL V3
9 49 (22.17%) Due Diligence
10 41 (18.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 37 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (16.74%) Requirements Analysis
12 31 (14.03%) Business Continuity
12 31 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (13.12%) TOGAF
14 28 (12.67%) Transition Management
15 27 (12.22%) Disaster Recovery
16 25 (11.31%) Customer Engagement
16 25 (11.31%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.07%) Java
2 5 (2.26%) SQL
3 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (21.72%) Degree
2 45 (20.36%) PMI Certification
3 43 (19.46%) ISEB
3 43 (19.46%) PMP
4 30 (13.57%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (11.31%) CCNP
6 24 (10.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 22 (9.95%) Computer Science Degree
8 19 (8.60%) APMP
8 19 (8.60%) ISEB Practitioner
9 18 (8.14%) CEH
9 18 (8.14%) CISSP
9 18 (8.14%) CompTIA Security+
10 12 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.71%) CIPD
13 5 (2.26%) CCNA
13 5 (2.26%) MCITP
13 5 (2.26%) MCSE
13 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (20.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (11.31%) COBIT
3 19 (8.60%) GDPR
4 18 (8.14%) GPG13
5 16 (7.24%) PMO
6 9 (4.07%) SLA
7 6 (2.71%) QA
8 2 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.45%) P3O
System Software
1 64 (28.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (25.79%) Active Directory
3 30 (13.57%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (4.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.52%) SCVMM
2 6 (2.71%) Puppet
3 2 (0.90%) SCCM
4 1 (0.45%) Nagios
4 1 (0.45%) SCOM
4 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 71 (32.13%) VMware
2 48 (21.72%) CheckPoint
3 43 (19.46%) Microsoft
4 33 (14.93%) Citrix
5 31 (14.03%) Cisco
6 25 (11.31%) F5
6 25 (11.31%) Fortinet
6 25 (11.31%) Juniper
7 22 (9.95%) EMC
7 22 (9.95%) NetApp
8 15 (6.79%) CA
9 10 (4.52%) BMC
9 10 (4.52%) Brocade
9 10 (4.52%) HP
10 6 (2.71%) webMethods
11 5 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.26%) SAP
11 5 (2.26%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.81%) Dell
12 4 (1.81%) Veritas