Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 141 82
Rank change year-on-year -5 -59 -11
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 1,626 1,820 2,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.39% 2.45% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 2.64% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,326 1,450 2,429
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 62,338 69,010 70,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.68% 92.82% 92.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50,083 52,829 61,231
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in London

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in London

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in London over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in London

PRINCE2
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the London region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Central London -6 380 £65,000 +13.04% 37
West London +37 82 £62,000 +15.35% 12
South London +12 49 £56,500 +25.56% 3
North London +19 27 £52,500 -11.02% 2
East London -32 17 £45,500 -24.17% 2
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 London region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 1,047 (64.39%) Project Management
2 831 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 616 (37.88%) Finance
4 516 (31.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 346 (21.28%) ITIL
6 329 (20.23%) Microsoft
7 313 (19.25%) PMI Certification
8 303 (18.63%) Scrum
9 286 (17.59%) PMP
10 257 (15.81%) PMO
11 254 (15.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 244 (15.01%) Degree
13 215 (13.22%) Change Management
14 213 (13.10%) Waterfall
15 206 (12.67%) Business Analysis
16 201 (12.36%) Microsoft Project
17 174 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
18 171 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
19 164 (10.09%) Programme Management
20 139 (8.55%) Retail
21 131 (8.06%) PMI
22 130 (8.00%) Banking
23 129 (7.93%) Office 365
24 128 (7.87%) Risk Management
25 127 (7.81%) Windows
25 127 (7.81%) Data Centre
26 123 (7.56%) Project Planning
27 122 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
28 120 (7.38%) Microsoft Office
29 118 (7.26%) PRINCE

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 74 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 45 (2.77%) Confluence
3 33 (2.03%) MS Exchange
4 32 (1.97%) Skype for Business
5 25 (1.54%) SAS
6 19 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 18 (1.11%) CMS
8 13 (0.80%) IIS
9 9 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (0.49%) Drupal
11 7 (0.43%) EPiServer
11 7 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.25%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 201 (12.36%) Microsoft Project
2 122 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 120 (7.38%) Microsoft Office
4 81 (4.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 62 (3.81%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.18%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.062%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.062%) Maya
8 1 (0.062%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.062%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 47 (2.89%) Dynamics AX
1 47 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.35%) NetSuite
3 17 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (0.92%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.49%) Infor SunSystems
6 7 (0.43%) Maximo
6 7 (0.43%) Unica
7 6 (0.37%) Northgate Housing
8 4 (0.25%) Lawson
8 4 (0.25%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.25%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.18%) DocuMatrix
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.18%) Relativity
9 3 (0.18%) Ringtail
9 3 (0.18%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.18%) Workfront
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 129 (7.93%) Office 365
2 111 (6.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (5.54%) SaaS
4 88 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (1.78%) PaaS
7 16 (0.98%) BPaaS
8 15 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
8 15 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.74%) IaaS
10 9 (0.55%) Mimecast
11 7 (0.43%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.25%) Basecamp
14 3 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.18%) Boomi
14 3 (0.18%) DigitalOcean
14 3 (0.18%) GitHub
14 3 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.58%) Firewall
2 38 (2.34%) SAN
3 35 (2.15%) WAN
4 34 (2.09%) Unified Communications
5 29 (1.78%) LAN
6 24 (1.48%) DNS
7 22 (1.35%) Skype
8 21 (1.29%) Internet
9 20 (1.23%) VPN
10 17 (1.05%) DHCP
11 13 (0.80%) TCP/IP
12 9 (0.55%) Broadband
13 8 (0.49%) NAS
14 7 (0.43%) IP Telephony
14 7 (0.43%) Structured Cabling
14 7 (0.43%) Wireless
15 6 (0.37%) Network Security
15 6 (0.37%) VoIP
15 6 (0.37%) VSAN
16 5 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (2.15%) Big Data
4 35 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 14 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (0.86%) Power BI
7 9 (0.55%) MySQL
7 9 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (0.55%) Pentaho
7 9 (0.55%) PowerCenter
7 9 (0.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 8 (0.49%) Hadoop
9 7 (0.43%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.31%) DB2
11 5 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 103 (6.33%) JIRA
2 27 (1.66%) Visual Studio
3 16 (0.98%) AdminStudio
3 16 (0.98%) InstallShield
4 13 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 10 (0.62%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.31%) Hudson
9 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.18%) Maven
10 3 (0.18%) Selenium
11 2 (0.12%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.12%) Subversion
12 1 (0.062%) GitLab
12 1 (0.062%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.062%) Rational Functional Tester
12 1 (0.062%) SilkTest
12 1 (0.062%) SoapUI
General
1 616 (37.88%) Finance
2 139 (8.55%) Retail
3 130 (8.00%) Banking
4 102 (6.27%) Marketing
5 73 (4.49%) Legal
6 50 (3.08%) Telecoms
7 43 (2.64%) Advertising
8 33 (2.03%) Retail Banking
9 32 (1.97%) Law
10 29 (1.78%) Local Government
11 25 (1.54%) Publishing
12 23 (1.41%) Financial Institution
13 22 (1.35%) Back Office
13 22 (1.35%) Front Office
13 22 (1.35%) Games
14 20 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
15 16 (0.98%) Investment Banking
16 15 (0.92%) German Language
17 12 (0.74%) Manufacturing
18 9 (0.55%) French Language
Job Titles
1 740 (45.51%) Project Manager
2 200 (12.30%) IT Manager
3 153 (9.41%) Analyst
4 147 (9.04%) Senior Manager
5 138 (8.49%) Senior Project Manager
6 133 (8.18%) IT Project Manager
7 101 (6.21%) Programme Manager
8 96 (5.90%) Consultant
9 84 (5.17%) Business Analyst
10 79 (4.86%) Infrastructure Manager
11 65 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
12 62 (3.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 58 (3.57%) Technical Manager
14 57 (3.51%) Architect
15 48 (2.95%) Digital Project Manager
15 48 (2.95%) PMO Manager
16 47 (2.89%) Technical Project Manager
17 45 (2.77%) Business Manager
18 41 (2.52%) Agile Project Manager
18 41 (2.52%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (4.12%) .NET
2 38 (2.34%) .NET Framework
3 19 (1.17%) HTML
4 17 (1.05%) Web Services
5 11 (0.68%) XML
6 10 (0.62%) Velocity
7 9 (0.55%) CSS
7 9 (0.55%) React
8 8 (0.49%) jQuery
8 8 (0.49%) Middleware
9 7 (0.43%) LDAP
10 6 (0.37%) HTML5
10 6 (0.37%) Node.js
10 6 (0.37%) SOAP
10 6 (0.37%) XSLT
11 5 (0.31%) AngularJS
11 5 (0.31%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.31%) CGI
11 5 (0.31%) CSS3
11 5 (0.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 171 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (8.06%) PMI
3 127 (7.81%) Data Centre
4 92 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 79 (4.86%) Self-Motivation
6 39 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 34 (2.09%) Virtual Team
8 33 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
8 33 (2.03%) User Experience
9 23 (1.41%) Equities
9 23 (1.41%) Mobile App
10 22 (1.35%) Fintech
10 22 (1.35%) Fixed Income
11 20 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (0.92%) Derivative
14 14 (0.86%) Life Science
15 13 (0.80%) FMCG
16 12 (0.74%) Credit Risk
16 12 (0.74%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 127 (7.81%) Windows
2 40 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 39 (2.40%) Windows 10
4 38 (2.34%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.72%) Linux
5 28 (1.72%) Windows 7
6 10 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.43%) Unix
7 7 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.37%) Solaris
9 5 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.18%) Android
10 3 (0.18%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.12%) VMS
12 1 (0.062%) AIX
12 1 (0.062%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.062%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,047 (64.39%) Project Management
2 831 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 516 (31.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 346 (21.28%) ITIL
5 303 (18.63%) Scrum
6 215 (13.22%) Change Management
7 213 (13.10%) Waterfall
8 206 (12.67%) Business Analysis
9 174 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
10 164 (10.09%) Programme Management
11 128 (7.87%) Risk Management
12 123 (7.56%) Project Planning
13 118 (7.26%) PRINCE
14 111 (6.83%) CRM
15 105 (6.46%) Migration
16 103 (6.33%) SDLC
17 98 (6.03%) Coaching
18 97 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
19 96 (5.90%) ERP
20 95 (5.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 116 (7.13%) SQL
2 49 (3.01%) C#
3 34 (2.09%) Java
4 27 (1.66%) T-SQL
5 17 (1.05%) C
6 16 (0.98%) PowerShell
6 16 (0.98%) VBA
7 15 (0.92%) JavaScript
8 9 (0.55%) PL/SQL
8 9 (0.55%) Python
8 9 (0.55%) VBScript
9 7 (0.43%) PHP
10 5 (0.31%) VB
11 2 (0.12%) Java 8
11 2 (0.12%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.062%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.062%) PL/1
12 1 (0.062%) R
12 1 (0.062%) REXX
12 1 (0.062%) Scala
Qualifications
1 313 (19.25%) PMI Certification
2 286 (17.59%) PMP
3 254 (15.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 244 (15.01%) Degree
5 108 (6.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 58 (3.57%) ISEB
7 48 (2.95%) APMP
8 41 (2.52%) Security Cleared
9 39 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 37 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (1.41%) CISSP
12 22 (1.35%) MCSE
13 21 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (1.29%) MAPM
14 20 (1.23%) CISM
14 20 (1.23%) SC Cleared
15 17 (1.05%) APMG
16 14 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
17 13 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 11 (0.68%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (15.81%) PMO
2 74 (4.55%) QA
3 67 (4.12%) COBIT
4 57 (3.51%) GDPR
5 30 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (1.23%) SLA
7 17 (1.05%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.80%) PMBOK
9 12 (0.74%) PCI DSS
10 11 (0.68%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.43%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.31%) EMIR
12 5 (0.31%) MiFID
13 4 (0.25%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.25%) P3O
13 4 (0.25%) SEPA
14 3 (0.18%) AIFMD
15 2 (0.12%) Basel III
16 1 (0.062%) ISO 22301
16 1 (0.062%) RMADS
System Software
1 98 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 51 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (1.48%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.05%) BitLocker
5 16 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (0.92%) XenApp
7 13 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.74%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.37%) vCloud
11 5 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.25%) KVM
12 4 (0.25%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.062%) ACF2
13 1 (0.062%) RACF
13 1 (0.062%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.062%) vSphere
13 1 (0.062%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (1.85%) SCCM
2 15 (0.92%) Automic
2 15 (0.92%) Dollar Universe
3 14 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (0.43%) SCOM
5 6 (0.37%) FortiGate
5 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.18%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.18%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.12%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 2 (0.12%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.062%) CASB
8 1 (0.062%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.062%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.062%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.062%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.062%) SCSM
8 1 (0.062%) Simpana
8 1 (0.062%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 329 (20.23%) Microsoft
2 85 (5.23%) Oracle
3 80 (4.92%) VMware
4 54 (3.32%) Cisco
5 51 (3.14%) SAP
6 43 (2.64%) Citrix
7 36 (2.21%) IBM
8 35 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
9 28 (1.72%) Google
10 21 (1.29%) Adobe
11 20 (1.23%) Cognos
12 19 (1.17%) Tableau
13 18 (1.11%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 17 (1.05%) JD Edwards
15 16 (0.98%) Informatica
15 16 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
16 14 (0.86%) HP
17 13 (0.80%) Dell
18 12 (0.74%) CheckPoint
18 12 (0.74%) WorldPay