Period
to 17 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Certification
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 711 599 698
Rank change year-on-year -112 +99 -78
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 281 78 365
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 0.81% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 257 70 292
10th Percentile £33,690 £36,175 £32,575
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,500 £41,646
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% +4.76%
75th Percentile £68,750 £56,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,250 £73,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% +4.76%

PRINCE2 Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 22,830 9,630 29,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.85% 21.88% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13,276 7,450 22,200
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £40,500 £41,250 £35,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in England.

Salary trend for PRINCE2 Certification in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -162 100 £62,250 +8.26% 12
South East -111 69 £65,000 +44.44% 5
North of England -119 39 £42,500 +2.79% 8
South West -59 31 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire -84 27 £52,000 +44.44% 4
Midlands -96 22 £52,500 -8.70% 5
West Midlands -93 17 £51,500 -2.83% 4
East of England -97 17 £42,500 -5.56% 1
North West -91 12 £42,500 -12.03% 4
East Midlands -74 5 £52,500 - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 England region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 272 (96.80%) PRINCE2
2 199 (70.82%) Project Management
3 120 (42.70%) Social Skills
4 111 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (30.96%) Finance
6 76 (27.05%) Project Delivery
7 74 (26.33%) Microsoft
8 47 (16.73%) Programme Management
9 45 (16.01%) ITIL
10 43 (15.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (12.46%) Azure
12 33 (11.74%) PMO
12 33 (11.74%) ERP
12 33 (11.74%) Microsoft Project
13 32 (11.39%) SAP
13 32 (11.39%) Telecoms
14 30 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (10.32%) Organisational Skills
15 29 (10.32%) Service Delivery
16 28 (9.96%) Change Management
16 28 (9.96%) Degree
16 28 (9.96%) Presales
17 27 (9.61%) SaaS
17 27 (9.61%) Scrum
18 25 (8.90%) SharePoint
18 25 (8.90%) Presentation Skills
19 23 (8.19%) Marketing
19 23 (8.19%) Microsoft 365
20 21 (7.47%) Waterfall
20 21 (7.47%) Public Sector

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (8.90%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.20%) Confluence
2 9 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (3.20%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.42%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.07%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (11.74%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (5.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (3.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (2.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) Magento
3 2 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.36%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.46%) Azure
2 27 (9.61%) SaaS
3 23 (8.19%) Microsoft 365
4 9 (3.20%) Power Platform
5 6 (2.14%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.78%) AWS
7 4 (1.42%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.71%) Google Workspace
8 2 (0.71%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.71%) Yammer
9 1 (0.36%) GitHub
9 1 (0.36%) Google Sheets
9 1 (0.36%) IaaS
9 1 (0.36%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.05%) WAN
2 10 (3.56%) DHCP
2 10 (3.56%) DNS
2 10 (3.56%) LAN
3 9 (3.20%) Firewall
3 9 (3.20%) MPLS
3 9 (3.20%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (3.20%) VLAN
3 9 (3.20%) VPN
3 9 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.14%) SD-WAN
4 6 (2.14%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.42%) Internet
6 2 (0.71%) Network Security
7 1 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.49%) Power BI
2 2 (0.71%) MySQL
2 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (6.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.36%) JIRA Agile
General
1 120 (42.70%) Social Skills
2 87 (30.96%) Finance
3 32 (11.39%) Telecoms
4 30 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (10.32%) Organisational Skills
6 25 (8.90%) Presentation Skills
7 23 (8.19%) Marketing
8 21 (7.47%) Public Sector
9 20 (7.12%) Manufacturing
9 20 (7.12%) Retail
10 16 (5.69%) Games
11 13 (4.63%) Legal
12 12 (4.27%) Electronics
13 11 (3.91%) Billing
14 10 (3.56%) Law
15 4 (1.42%) Advertising
15 4 (1.42%) Automotive
15 4 (1.42%) Banking
16 2 (0.71%) Local Government
16 2 (0.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 190 (67.62%) Project Manager
2 63 (22.42%) IT Manager
3 48 (17.08%) IT Project Manager
4 29 (10.32%) Senior Manager
5 24 (8.54%) Senior Project Manager
6 22 (7.83%) Delivery Manager
7 18 (6.41%) Analyst
8 16 (5.69%) Technical Manager
9 15 (5.34%) Infrastructure Manager
10 14 (4.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 14 (4.98%) Programme Manager
10 14 (4.98%) SAP Manager
10 14 (4.98%) SAP Project Manager
11 13 (4.63%) Business Analyst
11 13 (4.63%) Delivery Project Manager
12 12 (4.27%) IT Analyst
12 12 (4.27%) Technical Project Manager
12 12 (4.27%) Telecoms Manager
13 11 (3.91%) Business IT Analyst
13 11 (3.91%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.91%) HTML
2 7 (2.49%) CSS
2 7 (2.49%) REST
3 2 (0.71%) .NET
3 2 (0.71%) CSS3
3 2 (0.71%) Flutter
3 2 (0.71%) HTML5
3 2 (0.71%) Laravel
3 2 (0.71%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.69%) Driving Licence
1 16 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (3.91%) Virtual Team
3 10 (3.56%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.20%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.78%) Social Media
5 5 (1.78%) User Experience
5 5 (1.78%) Wiki
6 4 (1.42%) EPoS
6 4 (1.42%) NHS
7 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (1.07%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.71%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.71%) Fibre Optics
8 2 (0.71%) FMCG
8 2 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.71%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.69%) Windows
2 12 (4.27%) Windows Server
3 11 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.14%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.71%) Linux
5 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (96.80%) PRINCE2
2 199 (70.82%) Project Management
3 111 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (27.05%) Project Delivery
5 47 (16.73%) Programme Management
6 45 (16.01%) ITIL
7 43 (15.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (11.74%) ERP
9 29 (10.32%) Service Delivery
10 28 (9.96%) Change Management
10 28 (9.96%) Presales
11 27 (9.61%) Scrum
12 21 (7.47%) Waterfall
13 20 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (7.12%) PRINCE
13 20 (7.12%) Risk Management
13 20 (7.12%) SDLC
14 18 (6.41%) Migration
14 18 (6.41%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (6.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.49%) JavaScript
1 7 (2.49%) PHP
2 4 (1.42%) C
3 3 (1.07%) Java
3 3 (1.07%) SQL
4 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (9.96%) Degree
2 19 (6.76%) PMP
3 18 (6.41%) PMI Certification
4 14 (4.98%) Security Cleared
5 12 (4.27%) MCP
6 10 (3.56%) DV Cleared
7 9 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (2.85%) APMP
8 8 (2.85%) MOS
8 8 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (2.14%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.42%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.42%) CISSP
10 4 (1.42%) CIW
10 4 (1.42%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.36%) CCNA
12 1 (0.36%) CCNP
12 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.74%) PMO
2 7 (2.49%) SLA
3 6 (2.14%) QA
4 5 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.07%) ISO 22301
5 3 (1.07%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.71%) NIST
6 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (5.69%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.91%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (3.20%) WSUS
2 8 (2.85%) SCCM
3 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.39%) SAP
3 18 (6.41%) VMware
4 17 (6.05%) Cisco
5 11 (3.91%) ServiceNow
6 9 (3.20%) Ruckus Wireless
7 7 (2.49%) Oracle
8 5 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.42%) Avaya
9 4 (1.42%) Pardot
9 4 (1.42%) Sophos
10 2 (0.71%) Citrix
11 1 (0.36%) Cadence
11 1 (0.36%) Google
11 1 (0.36%) Informatica
11 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.36%) Northgate
11 1 (0.36%) Veeam