The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
North West / Merseyside
Rank 61 57 53
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.18% 1.02% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 4.85% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.10% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside.

Academic & Professional Certification
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 132 103 144
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 23.28% 21.06% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 91 68 112
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,825 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Merseyside

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Merseyside

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 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
Liverpool +2 1 £50,000 +33.33%
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 3 (50.00%) ISO22301

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Web Applications Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Web Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Web Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISA
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) ISO22301