Period
to 23 September 2017

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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Certification
England > North West
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 249 236
Rank change year-on-year -72 -13 +20
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 51 101 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 0.85% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 3.63% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 87 116
North West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,800 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £70,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - -1.96% +2.00%

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 2854 2784 3275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.91% 23.31% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 2261 2573
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £61,900
England median annual salary £46,902 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.96% +2.22% -

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 23 September 2017.

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 23 September 2017. 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 -48 41 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Lancashire -1 5 £36,500 -14.12%
Cheshire -33 3 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Merseyside -4 1 £52,500 +12.90% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 North West region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 50 (98.04%) PRINCE2
2 27 (52.94%) Project Management
3 20 (39.22%) Finance
4 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (27.45%) ITIL
6 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (21.57%) PRINCE
7 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
8 8 (15.69%) PMI Certification
9 7 (13.73%) PMI
9 7 (13.73%) LAN
9 7 (13.73%) SAP
9 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
10 6 (11.76%) Network Virtualisation
10 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
10 6 (11.76%) VoIP
10 6 (11.76%) WAN
10 6 (11.76%) ERP
10 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.76%) Financial Institution
10 6 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (11.76%) Retail
10 6 (11.76%) VLAN
11 5 (9.80%) Scrum
12 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
13 3 (5.88%) CRM
13 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
13 3 (5.88%) Change Management
13 3 (5.88%) Firewall
13 3 (5.88%) Management Information System

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 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP CRM
1 2 (3.92%) SAP PLM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.96%) Force.com
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
1 1 (1.96%) Salesforce Service Cloud
1 1 (1.96%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) LAN
2 6 (11.76%) VLAN
2 6 (11.76%) VoIP
2 6 (11.76%) WAN
2 6 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) HTTP
4 1 (1.96%) Intranet
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (39.22%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Financial Institution
2 6 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Project Manager
2 5 (9.80%) Analyst
2 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
2 5 (9.80%) IT Manager
2 5 (9.80%) IT Project Manager
2 5 (9.80%) Network Manager
2 5 (9.80%) Network Project Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Senior Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Architect
5 2 (3.92%) CRM Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) SAP Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Security Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) COM
1 1 (1.96%) Visualforce
1 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
1 7 (13.73%) PMI
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) IVR
4 1 (1.96%) Life Science
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (98.04%) PRINCE2
2 27 (52.94%) Project Management
3 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (27.45%) ITIL
5 11 (21.57%) PRINCE
6 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.76%) ERP
7 6 (11.76%) Network Virtualisation
7 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.80%) Scrum
9 3 (5.88%) Budget Control
9 3 (5.88%) Change Management
9 3 (5.88%) CRM
9 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.88%) Line Management
9 3 (5.88%) People Management
9 3 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
1 1 (1.96%) C++
1 1 (1.96%) Java
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.92%) PMP
2 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.92%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.96%) APMP
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) PMO
2 1 (1.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) SAP
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Apple
3 1 (1.96%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.96%) JDA
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.96%) Siebel
3 1 (1.96%) Verint