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

PRINCE 2
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 32 35
Rank change year-on-year -23 +3 +7
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 169 271 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.72% 7.07% 6.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 7.71% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 64 185 220
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,575 £31,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £46,500 £49,750 £48,500
% change year-on-year -6.53% +2.58% -3.00%

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 3,255 3,517 4,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.00% 91.80% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,308 2,776 3,172
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,075 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 113 (66.86%) Project Management
2 110 (65.09%) ITIL
3 80 (47.34%) Data Centre
4 79 (46.75%) Service Management
5 72 (42.60%) Presales
6 54 (31.95%) Data Protection
6 54 (31.95%) GDPR
7 53 (31.36%) Self-Motivation
8 50 (29.59%) Line Management
9 48 (28.40%) ITIL V3
10 47 (27.81%) Finance
11 46 (27.22%) VMware
11 46 (27.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (25.44%) Microsoft
13 40 (23.67%) TOGAF
14 38 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (22.49%) ISEB
14 38 (22.49%) PMI Certification
15 37 (21.89%) Technical Architecture
16 36 (21.30%) Service Delivery
17 35 (20.71%) Microsoft Azure
18 34 (20.12%) Stakeholder Management
19 33 (19.53%) Degree
20 31 (18.34%) Firewall
20 31 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
20 31 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
21 30 (17.75%) SQL
22 28 (16.57%) Load Balancing
22 28 (16.57%) Due Diligence
23 27 (15.98%) CheckPoint

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 5 (2.96%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.18%) OpenEdge
4 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (13.61%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (8.28%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (6.51%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (5.92%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (12.43%) IaaS
3 21 (12.43%) PaaS
4 20 (11.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 20 (11.83%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (11.83%) Amazon S3
4 20 (11.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 20 (11.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (11.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 18 (10.65%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (4.14%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (2.96%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (2.37%) Office 365
9 2 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.34%) Firewall
2 13 (7.69%) WAN
3 6 (3.55%) IPsec
4 5 (2.96%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.96%) LAN
4 5 (2.96%) SAN
4 5 (2.96%) SSL
4 5 (2.96%) VoIP
5 2 (1.18%) DNS
6 1 (0.59%) BGP
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.59%) DHCP
6 1 (0.59%) FWSM
6 1 (0.59%) OSPF
6 1 (0.59%) SNMP
6 1 (0.59%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 20 (11.83%) Amazon RDS
1 20 (11.83%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (4.73%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.18%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.59%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.59%) DB2
5 1 (0.59%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.18%) JIRA
4 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 47 (27.81%) Finance
2 20 (11.83%) Retail
3 18 (10.65%) Manufacturing
3 18 (10.65%) Publishing
4 17 (10.06%) Law
5 5 (2.96%) Banking
6 4 (2.37%) Billing
6 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.18%) Legal
8 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (33.14%) Project Manager
2 44 (26.04%) Architect
3 32 (18.93%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (12.43%) Senior Manager
5 20 (11.83%) Senior Project Manager
6 19 (11.24%) Transition Manager
7 15 (8.88%) Cloud Architect
8 13 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 11 (6.51%) Analyst
10 10 (5.92%) Coordinator
10 10 (5.92%) Project Coordinator
11 8 (4.73%) IT Manager
11 8 (4.73%) Technical Architect
12 7 (4.14%) IT Project Manager
13 5 (2.96%) Cloud Engineer
13 5 (2.96%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (2.96%) Head of Delivery
13 5 (2.96%) Programme Manager
13 5 (2.96%) Support Analyst
14 4 (2.37%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.02%) Web Services
2 6 (3.55%) .NET
3 2 (1.18%) CGI
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.59%) COM
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
4 1 (0.59%) JMS
4 1 (0.59%) LDAP
4 1 (0.59%) Middleware
4 1 (0.59%) REST
4 1 (0.59%) SOAP
4 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (47.34%) Data Centre
2 53 (31.36%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (11.83%) Private Cloud
4 20 (11.83%) Public Cloud
5 19 (11.24%) Management Information System
6 18 (10.65%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (10.65%) PMI
7 17 (10.06%) CMDB
7 17 (10.06%) Computer Science
8 10 (5.92%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.96%) iSeries
10 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.59%) Industry 4.0
10 1 (0.59%) PKI
10 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.73%) Windows
2 6 (3.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.37%) Unix
5 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (66.86%) Project Management
2 110 (65.09%) ITIL
3 79 (46.75%) Service Management
4 72 (42.60%) Presales
5 54 (31.95%) Data Protection
6 50 (29.59%) Line Management
7 48 (28.40%) ITIL V3
8 40 (23.67%) TOGAF
9 38 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (21.89%) Technical Architecture
11 36 (21.30%) Service Delivery
12 34 (20.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 31 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (16.57%) Due Diligence
14 28 (16.57%) Load Balancing
15 25 (14.79%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (14.20%) IT Strategy
17 19 (11.24%) Business Development
17 19 (11.24%) Customer Engagement
17 19 (11.24%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.75%) SQL
2 7 (4.14%) Python
3 6 (3.55%) C#
3 6 (3.55%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.96%) RPG
5 1 (0.59%) Java
5 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (22.49%) ISEB
1 38 (22.49%) PMI Certification
2 33 (19.53%) Degree
3 26 (15.38%) PMP
4 19 (11.24%) ISEB Practitioner
5 18 (10.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 17 (10.06%) CEH
6 17 (10.06%) CISSP
6 17 (10.06%) CompTIA Security+
6 17 (10.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (8.88%) APMP
7 15 (8.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (5.33%) CCNP
8 9 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.37%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.59%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (31.95%) GDPR
2 22 (13.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (10.06%) GPG13
4 12 (7.10%) PMO
5 8 (4.73%) QA
6 6 (3.55%) COBIT
7 4 (2.37%) SLA
8 3 (1.78%) P3O
9 1 (0.59%) COSHH
9 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.59%) HAZOP
9 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (27.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (14.20%) Hyper-V
3 20 (11.83%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (8.88%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.73%) SCVMM
2 7 (4.14%) Ansible
2 7 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.14%) Puppet
3 5 (2.96%) Terraform
4 2 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (27.22%) VMware
2 43 (25.44%) Microsoft
3 27 (15.98%) CheckPoint
4 25 (14.79%) Citrix
5 17 (10.06%) EMC
5 17 (10.06%) NetApp
6 9 (5.33%) Cisco
6 9 (5.33%) F5
6 9 (5.33%) Fortinet
6 9 (5.33%) Juniper
7 8 (4.73%) BMC
7 8 (4.73%) Brocade
7 8 (4.73%) HP
7 8 (4.73%) ServiceNow
8 6 (3.55%) SAP
9 5 (2.96%) IBM
9 5 (2.96%) Oracle
10 2 (1.18%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.59%) CA