The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 72 56
Rank change year-on-year -17 -16  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 2513 3790 4827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.14% 3.89% 4.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 4.39% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2105 3079 3900
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71349 86405 87982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.14% 88.62% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59178 72302 71950
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in England

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in England.

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in England

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in England

PRINCE2
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -21 1010 £60,000 +4.34% 90
South East -26 437 £51,500 +3.00% 60
West Midlands -6 222 £50,000 +11.11% 24
East of England -10 208 £51,500 -6.36% 21
Yorkshire -10 181 £45,000 - 22
South West -8 165 £47,500 +5.55% 35
North West -66 144 £41,625 -5.39% 24
East Midlands -1 118 £44,658 -3.96% 10
North East 0 13 £37,500 -31.81% 5
Midlands +4 3 £32,500 -51.85% 1
PRINCE2
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 3106 (58.87%) Project Management
2 2082 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 1906 (36.13%) Finance
4 1359 (25.76%) ITIL
5 1278 (24.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1015 (19.24%) Microsoft
7 928 (17.59%) Degree
8 801 (15.18%) MS Excel
9 767 (14.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 745 (14.12%) PMP
11 708 (13.42%) PMI Certification
12 640 (12.13%) PMO
13 618 (11.71%) Scrum
14 605 (11.47%) Waterfall
15 601 (11.39%) Change Management
16 591 (11.20%) Retail
17 578 (10.96%) MS Project
18 488 (9.25%) Business Analysis
19 456 (8.64%) Programme Management
20 445 (8.43%) MS Office
21 431 (8.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 428 (8.11%) SDLC
23 426 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
24 425 (8.06%) Data Centre
25 417 (7.90%) CRM
26 413 (7.83%) SQL
27 403 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
28 397 (7.52%) Risk Management
29 396 (7.51%) Service Management
30 392 (7.43%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2
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
1 301 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 74 (1.40%) Confluence
3 70 (1.33%) MS Exchange
4 67 (1.27%) IIS
5 51 (0.97%) WebSphere
6 48 (0.91%) CMS
7 47 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 43 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
9 38 (0.72%) WordPress
10 33 (0.63%) Tomcat
11 31 (0.59%) JBoss
12 26 (0.49%) WebLogic
13 23 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 23 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 23 (0.44%) Skype for Business
14 22 (0.42%) Apache
15 21 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
16 17 (0.32%) Alfresco
17 16 (0.30%) MS Project Server
18 12 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 801 (15.18%) MS Excel
2 578 (10.96%) MS Project
3 445 (8.43%) MS Office
4 314 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 239 (4.53%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.038%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.019%) CATIA
8 1 (0.019%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.019%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 84 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 61 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 31 (0.59%) SAP R/3
4 26 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
5 25 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
5 25 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
6 23 (0.44%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 21 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
8 20 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 19 (0.36%) SAP FI
10 18 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
10 18 (0.34%) SAP ERP
11 16 (0.30%) SAP CRM
12 15 (0.28%) SAP Business One
13 14 (0.27%) Primavera
14 13 (0.25%) Infor M3
14 13 (0.25%) NetSuite
15 12 (0.23%) Movex
15 12 (0.23%) SAP CO
15 12 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 160 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 160 (3.03%) SaaS
2 144 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 131 (2.48%) PaaS
4 123 (2.33%) IaaS
5 111 (2.10%) Office 365
6 40 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
7 28 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.25%) G Suite
9 10 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (0.11%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.076%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.076%) Force.com
12 3 (0.057%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.057%) Yammer
13 2 (0.038%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.038%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.038%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.038%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.038%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 198 (3.75%) Firewall
2 197 (3.73%) WAN
3 144 (2.73%) LAN
4 128 (2.43%) Internet
5 108 (2.05%) SAN
6 81 (1.54%) DNS
7 55 (1.04%) VPN
8 54 (1.02%) DHCP
9 52 (0.99%) Wireless
10 50 (0.95%) VoIP
11 45 (0.85%) Network Security
12 43 (0.82%) WLAN
13 40 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
14 39 (0.74%) Unified Communications
15 33 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
15 33 (0.63%) TCP/IP
16 29 (0.55%) MPLS
17 28 (0.53%) VLAN
18 24 (0.45%) Intranet
19 19 (0.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (5.72%) SQL Server
2 108 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
3 69 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 68 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (1.06%) MySQL
6 53 (1.00%) DB2
7 50 (0.95%) Big Data
8 38 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (0.64%) Relational Database
10 33 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
11 27 (0.51%) SAP BW
12 24 (0.45%) Oracle Database
13 23 (0.44%) Hadoop
14 22 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (0.40%) DataStage
16 20 (0.38%) QlikView
17 18 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
18 17 (0.32%) MS Access
19 16 (0.30%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 174 (3.30%) JIRA
2 39 (0.74%) Visual Studio
3 24 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (0.36%) Jenkins
5 11 (0.21%) TeamCity
6 10 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (0.17%) Selenium
8 7 (0.13%) LoadRunner
9 6 (0.11%) Introscope
10 5 (0.095%) JMeter
10 5 (0.095%) JUnit
10 5 (0.095%) NeoLoad
11 4 (0.076%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.076%) MSI
12 3 (0.057%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.057%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.057%) VersionOne
13 2 (0.038%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.038%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.038%) WebDriver
General
1 1906 (36.13%) Finance
2 591 (11.20%) Retail
3 290 (5.50%) Banking
4 276 (5.23%) Telecoms
5 258 (4.89%) Marketing
6 193 (3.66%) Legal
7 189 (3.58%) Manufacturing
8 88 (1.67%) Law
9 82 (1.55%) Publishing
10 77 (1.46%) Advertising
11 74 (1.40%) Back Office
12 55 (1.04%) Automotive
13 54 (1.02%) Billing
14 52 (0.99%) Investment Banking
15 51 (0.97%) Front Office
16 40 (0.76%) Financial Institution
17 36 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
18 35 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
19 26 (0.49%) Electronics
19 26 (0.49%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2515 (47.67%) Project Manager
2 697 (13.21%) IT Manager
3 667 (12.64%) Analyst
4 528 (10.01%) IT Project Manager
5 469 (8.89%) Senior Manager
6 416 (7.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 346 (6.56%) Business Analyst
8 303 (5.74%) Architect
9 280 (5.31%) Consultant
10 248 (4.70%) Infrastructure Manager
11 221 (4.19%) Software Project Manager
12 199 (3.77%) Programme Manager
13 195 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 184 (3.49%) Agile Project Manager
15 168 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
16 141 (2.67%) Delivery Manager
16 141 (2.67%) Technical Manager
17 134 (2.54%) Digital Project Manager
18 133 (2.52%) PMO Analyst
19 122 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (4.44%) .NET
2 94 (1.78%) Middleware
3 82 (1.55%) XML
4 67 (1.27%) Web Services
5 61 (1.16%) HTML
6 39 (0.74%) ASP.NET
7 32 (0.61%) CSS
8 29 (0.55%) .NET Framework
9 21 (0.40%) SOAP
10 19 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
10 19 (0.36%) WCF
11 18 (0.34%) Entity Framework
11 18 (0.34%) REST
12 17 (0.32%) AngularJS
12 17 (0.32%) jQuery
13 15 (0.28%) HTML5
14 14 (0.27%) J2EE
14 14 (0.27%) SAML
15 13 (0.25%) EDI
16 12 (0.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 425 (8.06%) Data Centre
2 403 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 340 (6.44%) PMI
4 245 (4.64%) Management Information System
5 157 (2.98%) Computer Science
6 144 (2.73%) NHS
7 96 (1.82%) Driving Licence
8 92 (1.74%) Virtual Team
9 75 (1.42%) User Experience
10 70 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
11 54 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 52 (0.99%) CMDB
13 51 (0.97%) EPoS
14 46 (0.87%) Fintech
15 39 (0.74%) FMCG
16 38 (0.72%) Derivative
17 32 (0.61%) Replication
18 30 (0.57%) Mobile App
19 28 (0.53%) Clustering
20 24 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 340 (6.44%) Windows
2 203 (3.85%) Linux
3 145 (2.75%) Windows Server
4 111 (2.10%) Unix
5 70 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (1.12%) Solaris
8 49 (0.93%) Windows 7
9 42 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 39 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 32 (0.61%) OpenVMS
12 31 (0.59%) Windows 8
13 26 (0.49%) Android
14 21 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
15 20 (0.38%) Mac OS X
16 19 (0.36%) Windows 10
17 17 (0.32%) Apple iOS
18 13 (0.25%) CentOS
19 11 (0.21%) Debian
20 10 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3106 (58.87%) Project Management
2 2082 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 1359 (25.76%) ITIL
4 1278 (24.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 618 (11.71%) Scrum
6 605 (11.47%) Waterfall
7 601 (11.39%) Change Management
8 488 (9.25%) Business Analysis
9 456 (8.64%) Programme Management
10 428 (8.11%) SDLC
11 426 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 417 (7.90%) CRM
13 397 (7.52%) Risk Management
14 396 (7.51%) Service Management
15 392 (7.43%) Service Delivery
16 375 (7.11%) PRINCE
17 340 (6.44%) Project Planning
18 317 (6.01%) Change Control
19 313 (5.93%) Line Management
20 291 (5.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 413 (7.83%) SQL
2 146 (2.77%) Java
3 120 (2.27%) C#
4 75 (1.42%) C
5 59 (1.12%) PowerShell
6 57 (1.08%) JavaScript
7 40 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 29 (0.55%) PL/SQL
9 28 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 28 (0.53%) VBScript
10 24 (0.45%) VB
11 20 (0.38%) VBA
12 17 (0.32%) Python
13 16 (0.30%) VB.NET
14 15 (0.28%) C++
14 15 (0.28%) Ruby
15 11 (0.21%) PHP
16 10 (0.19%) ABAP
17 9 (0.17%) COBOL
18 8 (0.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 928 (17.59%) Degree
2 767 (14.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 745 (14.12%) PMP
4 708 (13.42%) PMI Certification
5 431 (8.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 275 (5.21%) APMP
7 213 (4.04%) ISEB
8 151 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
9 150 (2.84%) Security Cleared
10 149 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 126 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
12 119 (2.26%) CISSP
13 102 (1.93%) MCSE
14 94 (1.78%) CCNA
15 91 (1.72%) CISM
16 84 (1.59%) CISA
17 77 (1.46%) SC Cleared
18 39 (0.74%) MCP
19 38 (0.72%) CCNP
19 38 (0.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 640 (12.13%) PMO
2 325 (6.16%) QA
3 102 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 77 (1.46%) SLA
5 63 (1.19%) COBIT
5 63 (1.19%) MiFID
6 55 (1.04%) P3O
7 33 (0.63%) PMBOK
8 31 (0.59%) ISO 9001
9 28 (0.53%) PCI DSS
10 27 (0.51%) ISO22301
11 20 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
11 20 (0.38%) Data Quality
12 19 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 16 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 12 (0.23%) ISO 14001
15 11 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 10 (0.19%) EMIR
17 9 (0.17%) HL7
18 7 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 229 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 183 (3.47%) Active Directory
3 65 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 56 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
5 38 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
6 32 (0.61%) VMware ESX
7 26 (0.49%) vSphere
8 22 (0.42%) XenApp
9 13 (0.25%) Docker
10 10 (0.19%) Firmware
10 10 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
10 10 (0.19%) ISA Server
10 10 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (0.19%) UAG
10 10 (0.19%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.076%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.057%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.057%) Xen
13 2 (0.038%) XenServer
14 1 (0.019%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 58 (1.10%) SCCM
2 42 (0.80%) SCVMM
3 41 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
4 18 (0.34%) AirWatch
4 18 (0.34%) SCOM
5 16 (0.30%) Nagios
6 15 (0.28%) Control-M
7 13 (0.25%) Puppet
8 12 (0.23%) Kubernetes
9 11 (0.21%) Tivoli
10 10 (0.19%) EMC VPLEX
10 10 (0.19%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 10 (0.19%) Simpana
10 10 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 9 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (0.15%) BladeLogic
12 8 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 7 (0.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1015 (19.24%) Microsoft
2 338 (6.41%) Oracle
3 309 (5.86%) SAP
4 282 (5.34%) VMware
5 276 (5.23%) Cisco
6 141 (2.67%) Citrix
7 131 (2.48%) HP
8 101 (1.91%) NetApp
9 89 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 88 (1.67%) IBM
11 75 (1.42%) Juniper
12 69 (1.31%) EMC
13 66 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
14 59 (1.12%) Red Hat
15 51 (0.97%) JD Edwards
16 42 (0.80%) BMC
16 42 (0.80%) Computacenter
17 41 (0.78%) F5
18 39 (0.74%) ServiceNow
19 34 (0.64%) Cognizant
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
KEYRESOURCE
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Car, benefits, bonus, training bud
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum to £65K
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Car + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum Circa £52,000 Package + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Staff Finda ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum Includes Car + 15% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + bonus + share ownership sche
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday