Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 69 63
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 -5
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 95 130 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.03% 3.77% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 4.29% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 98 95 181
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.65% +2.73%
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £82,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year -0.90% -2.63% +8.57%

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2004 3032 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.02% 88.04% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 2221 3111
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Reading

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Reading.

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in Reading

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 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 Reading region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 47 (49.47%) Project Management
2 39 (41.05%) ITIL
3 32 (33.68%) Finance
4 27 (28.42%) Microsoft Project
5 26 (27.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (22.11%) PMI Certification
7 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
8 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Excel
8 16 (16.84%) Degree
9 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (15.79%) Java
9 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
10 14 (14.74%) Migration
10 14 (14.74%) C
10 14 (14.74%) Data Centre
11 13 (13.68%) PMP
11 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
11 13 (13.68%) Resource Management
12 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (11.58%) Service Delivery
13 11 (11.58%) SLA
14 10 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (10.53%) HP
14 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
15 9 (9.47%) SQL
15 9 (9.47%) PMI
15 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
15 9 (9.47%) Driving Licence
16 8 (8.42%) Defect Management

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (2.11%) IIS
2 1 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.05%) CMS
2 1 (1.05%) Confluence
2 1 (1.05%) Drupal
2 1 (1.05%) FormScape
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (28.42%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.11%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Ethernet
1 4 (4.21%) Internet
2 3 (3.16%) VLAN
2 3 (3.16%) WAN
3 2 (2.11%) BGP
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.11%) DNS
3 2 (2.11%) Firewall
3 2 (2.11%) MPLS
3 2 (2.11%) VoIP
3 2 (2.11%) VPN
3 2 (2.11%) Wireless
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (1.05%) LAN
4 1 (1.05%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.05%) Big Data
3 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) HP UFT
1 8 (8.42%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (33.68%) Finance
2 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.32%) Advertising
4 5 (5.26%) Banking
4 5 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.16%) Legal
6 2 (2.11%) Back Office
6 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (43.16%) Project Manager
2 8 (8.42%) Analyst
2 8 (8.42%) Business Analyst
2 8 (8.42%) Senior Tester
2 8 (8.42%) Tester
3 6 (6.32%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (6.32%) Service Manager
3 6 (6.32%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (5.26%) Designer
4 5 (5.26%) IT Director
4 5 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 4 (4.21%) Product Engineer
5 4 (4.21%) Products Support Engineer
5 4 (4.21%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (3.16%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.16%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (3.16%) Development Manager
6 3 (3.16%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.37%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) HTML5
3 1 (1.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.74%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.47%) Driving Licence
3 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.47%) PMI
4 8 (8.42%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.05%) CCTV
6 1 (1.05%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.05%) Social Media
6 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.16%) Windows
1 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.05%) Android
2 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) Project Management
2 39 (41.05%) ITIL
3 14 (14.74%) Migration
4 13 (13.68%) Resource Management
5 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (11.58%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.42%) Change Management
7 8 (8.42%) Defect Management
7 8 (8.42%) Functional Testing
7 8 (8.42%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (8.42%) Project Planning
7 8 (8.42%) Scenario Testing
7 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.42%) Software Testing
7 8 (8.42%) Test Automation
7 8 (8.42%) Test Management
7 8 (8.42%) Test Scripting
7 8 (8.42%) Test Strategy
7 8 (8.42%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.79%) Java
2 14 (14.74%) C
3 9 (9.47%) SQL
4 8 (8.42%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.42%) VB
5 6 (6.32%) C++
6 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.05%) Perl
6 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (27.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 21 (22.11%) PMI Certification
3 16 (16.84%) Degree
4 13 (13.68%) PMP
4 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
5 10 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (8.42%) DV Cleared
6 8 (8.42%) ISTQB
6 8 (8.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (8.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (6.32%) APMP
8 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.16%) CCNP
9 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.11%) CISA
10 2 (2.11%) CISM
10 2 (2.11%) CISSP
10 2 (2.11%) MBA
11 1 (1.05%) CCNA
11 1 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) SLA
2 7 (7.37%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (2.11%) PMO
4 1 (1.05%) GDPR
4 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.11%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.11%) SCCM
2 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) HP
3 5 (5.26%) Capita
3 5 (5.26%) Remedy
4 4 (4.21%) CA
4 4 (4.21%) Cadence
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco
5 3 (3.16%) Meraki
5 3 (3.16%) VMware
6 2 (2.11%) Aruba
6 2 (2.11%) Citrix
6 2 (2.11%) Dell
6 2 (2.11%) Fortinet
6 2 (2.11%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.11%) Meru Networks
6 2 (2.11%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.05%) Adobe
7 1 (1.05%) Google
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle