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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Certification
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 187 166
Rank change year-on-year -69 -21  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 22 51 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.32% 0.91% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% 3.75% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 48 69
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1503 1361 1554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.00% 24.19% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 1148 1254
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,125
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Manchester -35 19 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Lancashire -2 1 £36,500 -14.11%
Cheshire -28 1 £35,000 -9.09% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 41 (97.62%) PRINCE2
2 19 (45.24%) Project Management
3 13 (30.95%) Finance
4 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.81%) ITIL
6 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (19.05%) PRINCE
6 8 (19.05%) Degree
7 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (14.29%) PMI
8 6 (14.29%) LAN
8 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 5 (11.90%) Business Transformation
9 5 (11.90%) VLAN
9 5 (11.90%) VoIP
9 5 (11.90%) WAN
9 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
9 5 (11.90%) Banking
9 5 (11.90%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.90%) PMO
9 5 (11.90%) Project Planning
10 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (9.52%) Project Governance
10 4 (9.52%) SDLC
11 3 (7.14%) JIRA

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 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) LAN
2 5 (11.90%) VLAN
2 5 (11.90%) VoIP
2 5 (11.90%) WAN
2 5 (11.90%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) Intranet
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 6 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Coordinator
4 4 (9.52%) Network Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Network Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Virtualisation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 6 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) IVR
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) PRINCE2
2 19 (45.24%) Project Management
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.81%) ITIL
5 8 (19.05%) PRINCE
6 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.90%) Business Transformation
7 5 (11.90%) Project Planning
7 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.52%) Project Governance
8 4 (9.52%) SDLC
9 3 (7.14%) Migration
9 3 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.76%) Break/Fix
10 2 (4.76%) Data Security
10 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (4.76%) Product Management
10 2 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.76%) APMP
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) CISA
5 1 (2.38%) CISM
5 1 (2.38%) CISSP
5 1 (2.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Apple
2 1 (2.38%) Planview
2 1 (2.38%) Verint
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