Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 32 36
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 +9
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 261 285 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.18% 6.50% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 7.18% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 155 216 162
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £54,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +13.68% +3.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,475 £28,893
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -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 3,266 3,968 3,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 89.80% 90.49% 86.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,442 2,919 2,714
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £42,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -2.38% +1.82% +3.13%

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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 178 (68.20%) Project Management
2 112 (42.91%) ITIL
3 103 (39.46%) Finance
4 69 (26.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 68 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (21.07%) Microsoft
7 52 (19.92%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (18.39%) Presales
8 48 (18.39%) Service Management
9 47 (18.01%) Data Centre
10 46 (17.62%) Degree
11 41 (15.71%) Business Analysis
11 41 (15.71%) IT Strategy
12 40 (15.33%) Project Planning
13 34 (13.03%) Service Delivery
13 34 (13.03%) Active Directory
14 33 (12.64%) SQL Server
15 32 (12.26%) Firewall
16 31 (11.88%) Retail
17 29 (11.11%) VMware
17 29 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
17 29 (11.11%) Line Management
18 28 (10.73%) VMware Infrastructure
18 28 (10.73%) Programme Management
19 27 (10.34%) Transition Management
20 26 (9.96%) ITIL V3
20 26 (9.96%) PMP
20 26 (9.96%) PMI Certification
20 26 (9.96%) Resource Management
21 25 (9.58%) ISEB

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 11 (4.21%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.45%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.38%) JBoss
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (8.05%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (6.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (6.13%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.45%) IaaS
2 9 (3.45%) PaaS
3 6 (2.30%) Office 365
4 4 (1.53%) OneDrive
5 3 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.77%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.26%) Firewall
2 21 (8.05%) WAN
3 17 (6.51%) IPsec
4 15 (5.75%) LAN
5 14 (5.36%) SAN
6 13 (4.98%) SSL
7 12 (4.60%) Extranet
8 11 (4.21%) VoIP
9 9 (3.45%) Skype
10 8 (3.07%) LDAP
10 8 (3.07%) VPN
11 7 (2.68%) DNS
12 6 (2.30%) BGP
12 6 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (2.30%) DHCP
12 6 (2.30%) FWSM
12 6 (2.30%) OSPF
12 6 (2.30%) SNMP
12 6 (2.30%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.53%) MySQL
3 2 (0.77%) DB2
3 2 (0.77%) MS Access
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
General
1 103 (39.46%) Finance
2 31 (11.88%) Retail
3 24 (9.20%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.75%) Marketing
5 13 (4.98%) Law
6 12 (4.60%) Telecoms
7 10 (3.83%) Legal
7 10 (3.83%) Publishing
8 8 (3.07%) Banking
9 6 (2.30%) Billing
10 2 (0.77%) Advertising
10 2 (0.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 120 (45.98%) Project Manager
2 37 (14.18%) IT Manager
3 34 (13.03%) IT Project Manager
4 27 (10.34%) Senior Manager
5 23 (8.81%) Analyst
6 19 (7.28%) Senior Project Manager
7 17 (6.51%) Architect
8 14 (5.36%) Portfolio Manager
8 14 (5.36%) Presales Manager
9 13 (4.98%) Service Manager
10 12 (4.60%) Programme Manager
10 12 (4.60%) Software Project Manager
11 11 (4.21%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.21%) Transition Manager
12 10 (3.83%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (3.83%) Business Analyst
13 9 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 9 (3.45%) Applications Manager
13 9 (3.45%) Business Systems Manager
13 9 (3.45%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.90%) .NET
2 8 (3.07%) Web Services
3 7 (2.68%) CSS
3 7 (2.68%) HTML
4 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.92%) CSS3
4 5 (1.92%) HTML5
4 5 (1.92%) jQuery
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.15%) XMPP
6 2 (0.77%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.77%) Middleware
6 2 (0.77%) REST
6 2 (0.77%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (0.77%) SOAP
6 2 (0.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.77%) XML
7 1 (0.38%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 52 (19.92%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (18.01%) Data Centre
3 17 (6.51%) Computer Science
4 16 (6.13%) Driving Licence
5 12 (4.60%) NHS
6 10 (3.83%) CMDB
7 7 (2.68%) PMI
8 6 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.30%) PKI
9 5 (1.92%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.53%) Fintech
10 4 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.15%) FMCG
12 2 (0.77%) EPoS
12 2 (0.77%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.77%) User Experience
13 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.43%) Windows
2 12 (4.60%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.92%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.77%) Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (68.20%) Project Management
2 112 (42.91%) ITIL
3 69 (26.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 68 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (18.39%) Presales
5 48 (18.39%) Service Management
6 41 (15.71%) Business Analysis
6 41 (15.71%) IT Strategy
7 40 (15.33%) Project Planning
8 34 (13.03%) Service Delivery
9 29 (11.11%) Line Management
9 29 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 28 (10.73%) Programme Management
11 27 (10.34%) Transition Management
12 26 (9.96%) ITIL V3
12 26 (9.96%) Resource Management
13 24 (9.20%) ERP
13 24 (9.20%) Six Sigma
14 23 (8.81%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (7.28%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.28%) C#
2 12 (4.60%) VB.NET
3 8 (3.07%) SQL
4 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.15%) Java
5 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.77%) C
6 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.77%) Ruby
6 2 (0.77%) VBA
7 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 46 (17.62%) Degree
2 26 (9.96%) PMI Certification
2 26 (9.96%) PMP
3 25 (9.58%) ISEB
4 24 (9.20%) APMP
5 21 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (4.98%) MCSE
7 13 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (4.60%) CCNP
9 10 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (3.83%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.83%) Security Cleared
10 9 (3.45%) CCNA
11 6 (2.30%) CEH
11 6 (2.30%) CISSP
11 6 (2.30%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.81%) PMO
2 20 (7.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (5.36%) COBIT
4 6 (2.30%) GDPR
4 6 (2.30%) GPG13
5 4 (1.53%) QA
6 3 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.15%) P3O
7 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 34 (13.03%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.77%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.07%) SCVMM
2 4 (1.53%) SCCM
3 3 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.77%) SCOM
5 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (21.07%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.11%) VMware
3 20 (7.66%) CheckPoint
4 18 (6.90%) Cisco
4 18 (6.90%) Citrix
5 15 (5.75%) SAP
6 14 (5.36%) F5
6 14 (5.36%) Fortinet
6 14 (5.36%) Juniper
7 10 (3.83%) EMC
7 10 (3.83%) HP
8 8 (3.07%) BMC
8 8 (3.07%) Brocade
8 8 (3.07%) NetApp
9 6 (2.30%) CA
9 6 (2.30%) Oracle
10 5 (1.92%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.53%) Polycom
11 4 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.15%) CommVault