Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 40 30
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 +8
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 197 239 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.22% 6.18% 6.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 6.72% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 78 185 219
Birmingham median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.21% -5.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £30,675 £33,500 £30,950
90th Percentile £69,125 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% +5.26% -8.65%

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 3,423 3,557 4,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.65% 91.98% 90.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,438 2,860 3,212
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,150 £65,000 £69,875
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 133 (67.51%) Project Management
2 131 (66.50%) ITIL
3 87 (44.16%) Data Centre
4 83 (42.13%) Service Management
5 82 (41.62%) Presales
6 62 (31.47%) Finance
7 58 (29.44%) Line Management
8 53 (26.90%) VMware
9 52 (26.40%) Firewall
9 52 (26.40%) Self-Motivation
10 50 (25.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 49 (24.87%) ITIL V3
12 48 (24.37%) Service Delivery
13 45 (22.84%) PMI Certification
13 45 (22.84%) Microsoft
13 45 (22.84%) ISEB
14 41 (20.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (20.30%) IT Strategy
16 38 (19.29%) GDPR
16 38 (19.29%) Due Diligence
16 38 (19.29%) CheckPoint
16 38 (19.29%) Data Protection
17 37 (18.78%) Degree
17 37 (18.78%) Problem-Solving
18 36 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (17.77%) PMP
19 35 (17.77%) Active Directory
20 33 (16.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 32 (16.24%) Continuous Improvement
22 31 (15.74%) TOGAF

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 14 (7.11%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.03%) OpenEdge
4 3 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.02%) Anypoint
5 2 (1.02%) IIS
5 2 (1.02%) JBoss
5 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 25 (12.69%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (6.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (5.58%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (5.58%) MS Visio
4 9 (4.57%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.68%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (10.66%) IaaS
2 21 (10.66%) PaaS
3 9 (4.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (4.57%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (4.57%) Amazon S3
3 9 (4.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (4.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (4.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (4.06%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.05%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (2.03%) AWS CloudTrail
6 4 (2.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (26.40%) Firewall
2 25 (12.69%) IPsec
3 24 (12.18%) WAN
4 16 (8.12%) LAN
4 16 (8.12%) SAN
4 16 (8.12%) SSL
5 14 (7.11%) VoIP
6 11 (5.58%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (5.08%) DNS
8 9 (4.57%) BGP
8 9 (4.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (4.57%) DHCP
8 9 (4.57%) FWSM
8 9 (4.57%) OSPF
8 9 (4.57%) SNMP
8 9 (4.57%) Software-Defined Networking
8 9 (4.57%) VPN
9 4 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (4.57%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (4.57%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.02%) DTS
4 2 (1.02%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.51%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.51%) DB2
5 1 (0.51%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 9 (4.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (3.05%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.05%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 62 (31.47%) Finance
2 22 (11.17%) Law
3 20 (10.15%) Publishing
4 19 (9.64%) Manufacturing
4 19 (9.64%) Retail
5 7 (3.55%) Billing
6 6 (3.05%) Banking
7 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (35.53%) Project Manager
2 36 (18.27%) Architect
3 27 (13.71%) Transition Manager
4 24 (12.18%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (11.17%) Analyst
6 20 (10.15%) Senior Manager
7 19 (9.64%) Senior Project Manager
8 14 (7.11%) Support Analyst
9 11 (5.58%) IT Manager
10 9 (4.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 9 (4.57%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (4.57%) Coordinator
10 9 (4.57%) Infrastructure Support
10 9 (4.57%) IT Project Manager
10 9 (4.57%) Network Specialist
10 9 (4.57%) Project Coordinator
10 9 (4.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 9 (4.57%) Senior Network Specialist
11 7 (3.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 7 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.08%) Web Services
2 9 (4.57%) LDAP
3 6 (3.05%) .NET
4 2 (1.02%) CGI
5 1 (0.51%) COM
5 1 (0.51%) HTML
5 1 (0.51%) JMS
5 1 (0.51%) LAMP
5 1 (0.51%) REST
5 1 (0.51%) SOAP
5 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 87 (44.16%) Data Centre
2 52 (26.40%) Self-Motivation
3 29 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (11.17%) Management Information System
5 19 (9.64%) CMDB
5 19 (9.64%) Computer Science
6 16 (8.12%) PMI
7 10 (5.08%) Driving Licence
8 9 (4.57%) PKI
8 9 (4.57%) Private Cloud
8 9 (4.57%) Public Cloud
9 7 (3.55%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.52%) Digital Signage
10 3 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.51%) iSeries
12 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.68%) Windows
2 19 (9.64%) Windows Server
3 16 (8.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.03%) Unix
5 2 (1.02%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.51%) Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (67.51%) Project Management
2 131 (66.50%) ITIL
3 83 (42.13%) Service Management
4 82 (41.62%) Presales
5 58 (29.44%) Line Management
6 49 (24.87%) ITIL V3
7 48 (24.37%) Service Delivery
8 41 (20.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (20.30%) IT Strategy
10 38 (19.29%) Data Protection
10 38 (19.29%) Due Diligence
11 37 (18.78%) Problem-Solving
12 36 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (16.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (15.74%) TOGAF
15 28 (14.21%) Requirements Analysis
15 28 (14.21%) Technical Architecture
16 27 (13.71%) Transition Management
17 24 (12.18%) Customer Engagement
18 23 (11.68%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.63%) SQL
2 6 (3.05%) Python
3 5 (2.54%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.03%) Java
5 2 (1.02%) C#
6 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.51%) RPG
6 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (22.84%) ISEB
1 45 (22.84%) PMI Certification
2 37 (18.78%) Degree
3 35 (17.77%) PMP
4 26 (13.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 24 (12.18%) ISEB Practitioner
6 22 (11.17%) APMP
7 19 (9.64%) CEH
7 19 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (9.64%) CISSP
7 19 (9.64%) CompTIA Security+
7 19 (9.64%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (8.63%) CCNP
8 17 (8.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (3.05%) CIPD
10 3 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.02%) CCNA
11 2 (1.02%) MCSE
11 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (19.29%) GDPR
2 33 (16.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (9.64%) GPG13
4 14 (7.11%) COBIT
5 11 (5.58%) PMO
6 9 (4.57%) SLA
7 7 (3.55%) QA
8 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.51%) P3O
System Software
1 50 (25.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (17.77%) Active Directory
3 16 (8.12%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (7.11%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (4.06%) Puppet
1 8 (4.06%) SCVMM
2 6 (3.05%) Ansible
2 6 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.03%) Terraform
4 2 (1.02%) SCCM
5 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (26.90%) VMware
2 45 (22.84%) Microsoft
3 38 (19.29%) CheckPoint
4 28 (14.21%) Citrix
5 20 (10.15%) Cisco
6 19 (9.64%) EMC
6 19 (9.64%) NetApp
7 17 (8.63%) F5
7 17 (8.63%) Fortinet
7 17 (8.63%) Juniper
8 9 (4.57%) CA
9 8 (4.06%) BMC
9 8 (4.06%) Brocade
9 8 (4.06%) HP
9 8 (4.06%) ServiceNow
10 7 (3.55%) SAP
11 4 (2.03%) Capita
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle
13 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.02%) webMethods