Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Certification
England > North West
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 321 312 285
Rank change year-on-year -9 -27 -54
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 39 54 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.41% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 1.90% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33 49 69
North West median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £36,500 £26,900 £30,000
90th Percentile £54,750 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 2,512 2,842 2,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.63% 21.74% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,944 2,165 2,258
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +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 12 November 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 12 November 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 0 31 £41,500 -17.00% 4
Cumbria - 4 £52,500 -
Cheshire +15 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Merseyside +13 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 39 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (41.03%) ITIL
3 13 (33.33%) Project Management
4 10 (25.64%) VMware
5 9 (23.08%) Windows
5 9 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
6 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (20.51%) Retail
6 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
6 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
6 8 (20.51%) Veeam
6 8 (20.51%) PMO
6 8 (20.51%) Creative Thinking
7 7 (17.95%) Migration
7 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
7 7 (17.95%) LAN
7 7 (17.95%) WAN
8 5 (12.82%) Change Management
8 5 (12.82%) VoIP
8 5 (12.82%) SLA
8 5 (12.82%) Cisco
8 5 (12.82%) Presales
9 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
9 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
9 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Storage Management
9 4 (10.26%) SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (10.26%) Windows Server

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 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) LAN
1 7 (17.95%) WAN
2 5 (12.82%) VoIP
3 4 (10.26%) DHCP
3 4 (10.26%) DNS
3 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) Skype
3 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security
4 2 (5.13%) VLAN
5 1 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.56%) Wireless
General
1 8 (20.51%) Retail
1 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Technical Manager
4 7 (17.95%) IT Manager
5 6 (15.38%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Telecoms Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 4 (10.26%) WAN Project Manager
8 3 (7.69%) SAP Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Business Change Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Business Change Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Business Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Business Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Change Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (41.03%) ITIL
3 13 (33.33%) Project Management
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
4 8 (20.51%) Creative Thinking
4 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Migration
5 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.82%) Change Management
6 5 (12.82%) Presales
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Storage Management
8 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.69%) Database Tuning
8 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMP
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) PMO
2 5 (12.82%) SLA
3 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) VMware
2 8 (20.51%) Veeam
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco
5 4 (10.26%) Nimble Storage
5 4 (10.26%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle