Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 53 44
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 655 824 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.36% 5.02% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 5.60% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 487 650 683
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,650 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,306 14,705 15,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.51% 89.56% 88.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10,701 11,575 12,656
Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in the Midlands

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in the Midlands

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in the Midlands

PRINCE2
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
West Midlands -5 482 £49,750 -0.50% 45
East Midlands -29 172 £45,000 - 39
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 397 (60.61%) Project Management
2 194 (29.62%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (29.01%) ITIL
4 175 (26.72%) Finance
5 148 (22.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 105 (16.03%) Microsoft
7 102 (15.57%) PMO
8 78 (11.91%) Programme Management
8 78 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
9 75 (11.45%) Project Planning
10 72 (10.99%) Degree
11 71 (10.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 71 (10.84%) Data Centre
12 69 (10.53%) Change Management
13 66 (10.08%) Business Analysis
14 62 (9.47%) ERP
15 60 (9.16%) PMI Certification
16 58 (8.85%) Retail
17 56 (8.55%) Manufacturing
17 56 (8.55%) Presales
18 55 (8.40%) Service Delivery
19 51 (7.79%) Service Management
20 50 (7.63%) SAP
20 50 (7.63%) Waterfall
21 47 (7.18%) PMP
21 47 (7.18%) Firewall
22 46 (7.02%) VMware
22 46 (7.02%) Active Directory
22 46 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
23 45 (6.87%) Line Management

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 17 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.98%) MS Exchange
2 13 (1.98%) Skype for Business
3 4 (0.61%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.15%) Documentum
5 1 (0.15%) IIS
5 1 (0.15%) JBoss
5 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 42 (6.41%) Microsoft Project
2 40 (6.11%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (5.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 26 (3.97%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 25 (3.82%) SAP R/3
2 11 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.46%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.46%) SAP PP
4 3 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.31%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (3.97%) Office 365
3 14 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.98%) IaaS
5 9 (1.37%) PaaS
6 7 (1.07%) SaaS
7 5 (0.76%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 4 (0.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.31%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.18%) Firewall
2 30 (4.58%) WAN
3 26 (3.97%) LAN
3 26 (3.97%) SAN
4 18 (2.75%) IPsec
5 15 (2.29%) SSL
6 14 (2.14%) VoIP
7 13 (1.98%) Skype
8 12 (1.83%) VPN
9 11 (1.68%) DNS
9 11 (1.68%) Wireless
10 10 (1.53%) Extranet
11 9 (1.37%) DHCP
11 9 (1.37%) OSPF
12 7 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (1.07%) SMS
13 6 (0.92%) FWSM
13 6 (0.92%) Network Security
13 6 (0.92%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.61%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.46%) MySQL
5 3 (0.46%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.31%) Big Data
6 2 (0.31%) DB2
6 2 (0.31%) GIS
6 2 (0.31%) MS Access
6 2 (0.31%) OLAP
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.15%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (1.53%) JIRA
2 6 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.61%) AdminStudio
3 4 (0.61%) InstallShield
4 3 (0.46%) Selenium
5 2 (0.31%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.31%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.31%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 175 (26.72%) Finance
2 58 (8.85%) Retail
3 56 (8.55%) Manufacturing
4 20 (3.05%) Marketing
5 19 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.75%) Legal
7 15 (2.29%) Law
8 12 (1.83%) Banking
9 10 (1.53%) Publishing
10 6 (0.92%) Advertising
10 6 (0.92%) Electronics
11 5 (0.76%) Billing
12 3 (0.46%) Automotive
13 2 (0.31%) Back Office
13 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.15%) Avionics
14 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 315 (48.09%) Project Manager
2 114 (17.40%) IT Manager
3 83 (12.67%) IT Project Manager
4 60 (9.16%) Senior Manager
5 58 (8.85%) Analyst
6 45 (6.87%) Senior Project Manager
7 35 (5.34%) SAP Manager
8 29 (4.43%) Architect
8 29 (4.43%) SAP Project Manager
9 28 (4.27%) Service Manager
10 25 (3.82%) Business Analyst
11 24 (3.66%) Head of PMO
12 23 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
13 22 (3.36%) Programme Manager
13 22 (3.36%) Software Project Manager
14 21 (3.21%) Portfolio Manager
14 21 (3.21%) Transformation Manager
15 20 (3.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 17 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
17 15 (2.29%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.82%) .NET
2 13 (1.98%) Web Services
3 9 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 9 (1.37%) CSS
3 9 (1.37%) HTML
3 9 (1.37%) jQuery
4 6 (0.92%) LDAP
5 5 (0.76%) CSS3
5 5 (0.76%) EDI
5 5 (0.76%) HTML5
5 5 (0.76%) JSON
5 5 (0.76%) Middleware
5 5 (0.76%) XML
6 3 (0.46%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.46%) Ajax
6 3 (0.46%) Classic ASP
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.46%) WCF
6 3 (0.46%) XMPP
7 1 (0.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (10.84%) Data Centre
3 32 (4.89%) PMI
4 20 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.75%) Virtual Team
6 16 (2.44%) Driving Licence
7 15 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.68%) NHS
9 10 (1.53%) User Experience
10 9 (1.37%) EPoS
11 8 (1.22%) CMDB
12 6 (0.92%) BYOD
12 6 (0.92%) Fintech
12 6 (0.92%) PKI
13 5 (0.76%) e-Learning
14 4 (0.61%) FMCG
14 4 (0.61%) iPad
14 4 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
15 3 (0.46%) Mobile App
16 2 (0.31%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 43 (6.56%) Windows
2 22 (3.36%) Windows Server
3 12 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (1.53%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.37%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.92%) Linux
7 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.46%) Unix
9 1 (0.15%) Android
9 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (60.61%) Project Management
2 194 (29.62%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (29.01%) ITIL
4 148 (22.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 78 (11.91%) Programme Management
6 75 (11.45%) Project Planning
7 69 (10.53%) Change Management
8 66 (10.08%) Business Analysis
9 62 (9.47%) ERP
10 56 (8.55%) Presales
11 55 (8.40%) Service Delivery
12 51 (7.79%) Service Management
13 50 (7.63%) Waterfall
14 46 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
15 45 (6.87%) IT Strategy
15 45 (6.87%) Line Management
16 42 (6.41%) Change Control
17 38 (5.80%) People Management
17 38 (5.80%) Portfolio Management
17 38 (5.80%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (4.58%) SQL
2 18 (2.75%) C#
3 13 (1.98%) VB.NET
4 10 (1.53%) C
5 8 (1.22%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.61%) ABAP
6 4 (0.61%) Java
6 4 (0.61%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.61%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.46%) C++
7 3 (0.46%) VB
7 3 (0.46%) VB6
8 2 (0.31%) R
8 2 (0.31%) VBA
9 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.15%) COBOL
9 1 (0.15%) Perl
9 1 (0.15%) PHP
9 1 (0.15%) Python
9 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 72 (10.99%) Degree
2 71 (10.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 60 (9.16%) PMI Certification
4 47 (7.18%) PMP
5 43 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 41 (6.26%) APMP
7 33 (5.04%) ISEB
8 30 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (2.75%) MCSE
12 17 (2.60%) CCNP
13 15 (2.29%) CCNA
14 11 (1.68%) CISSP
15 10 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
15 10 (1.53%) ISTQB
16 9 (1.37%) SC Cleared
16 9 (1.37%) Security Cleared
17 6 (0.92%) CEH
17 6 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (15.57%) PMO
2 28 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (4.12%) COBIT
4 25 (3.82%) QA
5 18 (2.75%) P3O
6 11 (1.68%) GDPR
7 10 (1.53%) PCI DSS
8 7 (1.07%) SLA
9 6 (0.92%) GPG13
10 5 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.61%) ISO 22301
12 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 46 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 42 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.98%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.76%) BitLocker
5 5 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.31%) XenApp
7 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (2.44%) SCCM
2 8 (1.22%) SCVMM
3 6 (0.92%) SCOM
4 5 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.15%) Cacti
7 1 (0.15%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.15%) Munin
7 1 (0.15%) Nagios
7 1 (0.15%) Opsview
7 1 (0.15%) Puppet
7 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 105 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 50 (7.63%) SAP
3 46 (7.02%) VMware
4 31 (4.73%) Cisco
5 27 (4.12%) Citrix
6 21 (3.21%) CheckPoint
7 17 (2.60%) F5
8 16 (2.44%) HP
9 15 (2.29%) Juniper
10 14 (2.14%) Fortinet
10 14 (2.14%) Oracle
11 11 (1.68%) EMC
12 8 (1.22%) BMC
12 8 (1.22%) Brocade
12 8 (1.22%) NetApp
12 8 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.92%) CA
14 4 (0.61%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.61%) Polycom
15 3 (0.46%) Google