Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Certification
England > North West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 314 210
Rank change year-on-year +17 -104 -5
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 75 44 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.61% 0.36% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.00% 1.57% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 64 40 124
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £35,750 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +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 2,499 2,797 2,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.31% 22.62% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,861 2,084 2,355
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +32 53 £45,000 -0.55% 1
Cheshire -29 7 £35,000 +9.38%
Cumbria - 7 £50,000 -
Lancashire +8 5 £40,000 -14.89% 2
Merseyside +7 3 £42,500 -15.00%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 73 (97.33%) PRINCE2
2 29 (38.67%) Project Management
3 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.00%) Business Analysis
4 20 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 20 (26.67%) Creative Thinking
5 19 (25.33%) PMO
5 19 (25.33%) ITIL
6 17 (22.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (18.67%) Finance
8 13 (17.33%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (16.00%) Retail
9 12 (16.00%) Presales
10 11 (14.67%) SLA
11 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
12 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
13 8 (10.67%) Change Management
13 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
14 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
14 7 (9.33%) LAN
14 7 (9.33%) WAN
14 7 (9.33%) Risk Management
15 6 (8.00%) Change Control
15 6 (8.00%) Resource Management
15 6 (8.00%) SDLC
16 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
16 5 (6.67%) Scrum
17 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
17 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
17 4 (5.33%) Windows

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 (1.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) LAN
1 7 (9.33%) WAN
2 3 (4.00%) Network Security
3 2 (2.67%) VLAN
3 2 (2.67%) VoIP
4 1 (1.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) JIRA
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.00%) Automotive
5 2 (2.67%) Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 21 (28.00%) Analyst
2 21 (28.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (18.67%) Technical Manager
3 14 (18.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 9 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) IT Manager
6 5 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 5 (6.67%) WAN Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Analytics Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Business Change Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Data Analytics Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Portfolio Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (97.33%) PRINCE2
2 29 (38.67%) Project Management
3 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.00%) Business Analysis
4 20 (26.67%) Creative Thinking
4 20 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 19 (25.33%) ITIL
6 17 (22.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.00%) Presales
8 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (10.67%) Change Management
10 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
10 7 (9.33%) Risk Management
11 6 (8.00%) Change Control
11 6 (8.00%) Resource Management
11 6 (8.00%) SDLC
12 5 (6.67%) Scrum
13 4 (5.33%) Analytics
13 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (5.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.33%) PMP
4 1 (1.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.33%) PMO
2 11 (14.67%) SLA
3 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) VMware
3 2 (2.67%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.33%) Veeam