Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Certification
England > North West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 299 187
Rank change year-on-year -16 -112 +43
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 57 54 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.44% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.22% 1.92% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 147
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,375 £26,625 £31,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £69,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,562 2,811 3,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.91% 22.82% 26.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,940 2,123 2,422
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in the North West over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in the North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Manchester +16 37 £45,000 +4.05% 8
Lancashire +14 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cheshire -50 6 £50,000 +37.93% 2
Merseyside +10 3 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Cumbria -8 2 - - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 56 (98.25%) PRINCE2
2 27 (47.37%) Project Management
3 17 (29.82%) Finance
3 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (29.82%) PMO
4 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.81%) Business Analysis
6 12 (21.05%) Data Analysis
6 12 (21.05%) Creative Thinking
7 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (15.79%) Change Management
9 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Project
9 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
10 7 (12.28%) Windows
10 7 (12.28%) ITIL
10 7 (12.28%) People Management
10 7 (12.28%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (12.28%) Strategic Planning
10 7 (12.28%) Budget Control
11 5 (8.77%) Scrum
12 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (7.02%) Network Security
12 4 (7.02%) Project Governance
12 4 (7.02%) Resource Management
12 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
13 3 (5.26%) SDLC
13 3 (5.26%) Line Management
13 3 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 3 (5.26%) Degree
13 3 (5.26%) Waterfall

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (1.75%) CMS
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Network Security
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
2 3 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Project Manager
2 16 (28.07%) Business Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (8.77%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (7.02%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Portfolio Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.51%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) PMI
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Android
2 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (98.25%) PRINCE2
2 27 (47.37%) Project Management
3 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.81%) Business Analysis
6 12 (21.05%) Creative Thinking
6 12 (21.05%) Data Analysis
7 9 (15.79%) Change Management
8 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
9 7 (12.28%) Budget Control
9 7 (12.28%) ITIL
9 7 (12.28%) People Management
9 7 (12.28%) Strategic Planning
9 7 (12.28%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (8.77%) Scrum
11 4 (7.02%) Project Governance
11 4 (7.02%) Resource Management
11 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (5.26%) Line Management
12 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.82%) PMO
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (3.51%) Capita
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow