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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Certification
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 170 160
Rank change year-on-year -58 -10  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 21 68 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 1.18% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.51% 4.66% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 61 78
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £72,500 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% +5.26%  

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 1389 1460 1835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.68% 25.41% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1182 1441
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -46 15 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Cheshire -8 2 £28,250 -24.66% 1
Merseyside -6 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Lancashire -11 1 £50,000 +50.37%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 46 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 23 (50.00%) Project Management
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.26%) Finance
4 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
5 9 (19.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (19.57%) Degree
6 8 (17.39%) SQL
6 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.22%) ITIL
8 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.04%) Time Management
8 6 (13.04%) Banking
8 6 (13.04%) ISO 9001
9 5 (10.87%) PRINCE
9 5 (10.87%) MS Office
9 5 (10.87%) SDLC
9 5 (10.87%) PMO
10 4 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (8.70%) Business Transformation
10 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
10 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (8.70%) Security Management
10 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.52%) Information Security Management
11 3 (6.52%) CMS
11 3 (6.52%) Legal
11 3 (6.52%) Migration
11 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity

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 3 (6.52%) CMS
1 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.35%) Confluence
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
3 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.35%) MS Project
5 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Skype
2 2 (4.35%) MPLS
2 2 (4.35%) VoIP
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
1 2 (4.35%) NUnit
1 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
1 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Project Manager
2 12 (26.09%) IT Manager
2 12 (26.09%) IT Project Manager
3 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Senior IT Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (13.04%) IT Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Senior IT Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Applications Manager
6 5 (10.87%) Applications Project Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Business Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Coordinator
7 4 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 23 (50.00%) Project Management
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.04%) Time Management
7 5 (10.87%) PRINCE
7 5 (10.87%) SDLC
8 4 (8.70%) Business Transformation
8 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
8 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.70%) Security Management
9 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (6.52%) Content Management
9 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.52%) Information Security Management
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
9 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.52%) CISA
3 3 (6.52%) CISM
3 3 (6.52%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) APMP
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.04%) ISO 9001
3 5 (10.87%) PMO
4 3 (6.52%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Planview
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