Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
England > South East
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 100 75
Rank change year-on-year -10 -25 -23
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 891 903 1,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.81% 3.04% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 3.46% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 745 808 1,296
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £33,100 £34,850 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +0.99% +1.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 28,180 26,121 34,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.94% 87.82% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23,291 21,495 28,828
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,823
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +2.84%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in the South East

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in the South East

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in the South East over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in the South East

PRINCE2
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Thames Valley -26 329 £48,000 -4.00% 35
Hampshire +14 217 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Surrey +30 211 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Berkshire +2 189 £52,500 -5.41% 22
West Sussex -17 76 £55,000 - 6
Oxfordshire -34 72 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Buckinghamshire -30 68 £43,750 -10.71% 7
East Sussex -71 31 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Kent +26 30 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Middlesex +10 5 £50,750 -46.58% 1
Home Counties +6 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Sussex -27 1 - -
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 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 South East region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 517 (58.02%) Project Management
2 357 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
3 282 (31.65%) Finance
4 231 (25.93%) ITIL
5 189 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 164 (18.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 153 (17.17%) Degree
8 152 (17.06%) Scrum
9 149 (16.72%) PMI Certification
10 134 (15.04%) PMP
11 133 (14.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 108 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
13 107 (12.01%) Business Analysis
14 106 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
15 97 (10.89%) Microsoft Project
16 95 (10.66%) Waterfall
17 87 (9.76%) Oracle
18 83 (9.32%) Security Cleared
19 82 (9.20%) SQL Server
20 81 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 80 (8.98%) Windows
22 78 (8.75%) PMO
23 76 (8.53%) Data Centre
24 66 (7.41%) Management Information System
24 66 (7.41%) SDLC
25 65 (7.30%) Change Management
26 63 (7.07%) Migration
26 63 (7.07%) PMI
27 62 (6.96%) TOGAF
28 60 (6.73%) Self-Motivation

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 47 (5.27%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (2.36%) MS Exchange
4 20 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.12%) Confluence
7 10 (1.12%) Moodle
8 9 (1.01%) SAS
9 7 (0.79%) IIS
9 7 (0.79%) MS Project Server
10 6 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.56%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.45%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.45%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.45%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.34%) Documentum
Applications
1 97 (10.89%) Microsoft Project
2 59 (6.62%) Microsoft Office
3 54 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 50 (5.61%) MS Visio
5 41 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.22%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.23%) SAP FI
3 9 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.56%) Sage X3
5 4 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.45%) Primavera
6 3 (0.34%) CA PPM
6 3 (0.34%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.34%) OPENHousing
6 3 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.22%) OPENContractor
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.71%) Office 365
2 40 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (4.38%) SaaS
4 30 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.12%) Dropbox
6 7 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (0.67%) GitHub
7 6 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.56%) IaaS
8 5 (0.56%) PaaS
9 2 (0.22%) Trello
9 2 (0.22%) Yammer
10 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.61%) WAN
2 39 (4.38%) LAN
3 31 (3.48%) Firewall
4 24 (2.69%) SAN
5 18 (2.02%) VoIP
6 12 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (1.23%) Ethernet
7 11 (1.23%) Internet
8 10 (1.12%) TCP/IP
9 9 (1.01%) VPN
10 8 (0.90%) DNS
11 6 (0.67%) Cisco Firepower
11 6 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (0.67%) DHCP
11 6 (0.67%) IP Telephony
11 6 (0.67%) IPsec
11 6 (0.67%) Network Security
11 6 (0.67%) Skype
11 6 (0.67%) SSL
12 5 (0.56%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.81%) BusinessObjects
2 25 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (2.47%) MySQL
4 21 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (2.13%) QlikView
6 17 (1.91%) DB2
7 15 (1.68%) Power BI
8 13 (1.46%) OLAP
9 11 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.12%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.01%) Oracle OLAP
12 8 (0.90%) Oracle Database
13 7 (0.79%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.45%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.45%) Big Data
15 4 (0.45%) HBase
Development Applications
1 58 (6.51%) JIRA
2 9 (1.01%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.56%) Selenium
3 5 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.45%) Ant
4 4 (0.45%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.45%) TestComplete
5 3 (0.34%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.34%) JUnit
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.22%) Subversion
7 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.11%) JMeter
7 1 (0.11%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.11%) SonarQube
General
1 282 (31.65%) Finance
2 41 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.93%) Marketing
3 35 (3.93%) Retail
4 27 (3.03%) Legal
5 22 (2.47%) Billing
6 17 (1.91%) Banking
6 17 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.68%) Advertising
7 15 (1.68%) Back Office
8 11 (1.23%) Local Government
9 9 (1.01%) Law
10 7 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.67%) Electronics
12 5 (0.56%) French Language
12 5 (0.56%) Games
13 3 (0.34%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.34%) Publishing
14 2 (0.22%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 482 (54.10%) Project Manager
2 147 (16.50%) IT Manager
3 127 (14.25%) IT Project Manager
4 89 (9.99%) Analyst
5 72 (8.08%) Consultant
6 65 (7.30%) Infrastructure Manager
7 64 (7.18%) Business Analyst
8 60 (6.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 53 (5.95%) Senior Manager
10 48 (5.39%) Architect
11 47 (5.27%) Senior Project Manager
12 41 (4.60%) Delivery Manager
12 41 (4.60%) Software Project Manager
12 41 (4.60%) Technical Manager
13 33 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
13 33 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
14 27 (3.03%) Implementation Consultant
14 27 (3.03%) Junior
14 27 (3.03%) Software Manager
15 26 (2.92%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.02%) Middleware
2 12 (1.35%) .NET
3 11 (1.23%) Web Services
4 8 (0.90%) XML
5 5 (0.56%) HTML
5 5 (0.56%) HTML5
5 5 (0.56%) SOAP
6 4 (0.45%) EDI
6 4 (0.45%) EJB
6 4 (0.45%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (0.45%) Java EE
6 4 (0.45%) JMS
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.45%) UDDI
6 4 (0.45%) WSDL
6 4 (0.45%) XSD
6 4 (0.45%) XSLT
7 3 (0.34%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.34%) J2EE
7 3 (0.34%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 108 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (8.53%) Data Centre
3 66 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 63 (7.07%) PMI
5 60 (6.73%) Self-Motivation
6 34 (3.82%) NHS
7 31 (3.48%) Virtual Team
8 26 (2.92%) Driving Licence
9 25 (2.81%) Clustering
10 19 (2.13%) Computer Science
11 16 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
12 15 (1.68%) Public Cloud
13 12 (1.35%) Private Cloud
14 9 (1.01%) Mainframe
15 8 (0.90%) Reinsurance
15 8 (0.90%) User Experience
16 7 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
17 6 (0.67%) Fintech
18 5 (0.56%) SCADA
18 5 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 80 (8.98%) Windows
2 34 (3.82%) Linux
3 30 (3.37%) Windows Server
4 18 (2.02%) Unix
5 13 (1.46%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.01%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.56%) CentOS
9 5 (0.56%) DC/OS
9 5 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.56%) zOS
10 4 (0.45%) SUSE
11 3 (0.34%) Android
11 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (58.02%) Project Management
2 357 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (25.93%) ITIL
4 164 (18.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 152 (17.06%) Scrum
6 107 (12.01%) Business Analysis
7 106 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
8 95 (10.66%) Waterfall
9 66 (7.41%) SDLC
10 65 (7.30%) Change Management
11 63 (7.07%) Migration
12 62 (6.96%) TOGAF
13 59 (6.62%) Project Planning
14 58 (6.51%) IT Strategy
15 54 (6.06%) Software Delivery
16 52 (5.84%) Programme Management
17 51 (5.72%) Time Management
18 49 (5.50%) Change Control
18 49 (5.50%) ERP
18 49 (5.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (5.27%) SQL
2 35 (3.93%) Java
3 16 (1.80%) PL/SQL
4 14 (1.57%) JavaScript
5 11 (1.23%) C
6 9 (1.01%) T-SQL
7 8 (0.90%) C++
8 7 (0.79%) PowerShell
9 6 (0.67%) C#
10 5 (0.56%) Java 8
10 5 (0.56%) Java 9
10 5 (0.56%) Python
11 4 (0.45%) COBOL
11 4 (0.45%) PL/1
11 4 (0.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 4 (0.45%) XPath
12 3 (0.34%) Perl
12 3 (0.34%) VBScript
13 2 (0.22%) REXX
13 2 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 153 (17.17%) Degree
2 149 (16.72%) PMI Certification
3 134 (15.04%) PMP
4 133 (14.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 83 (9.32%) Security Cleared
6 81 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 53 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
8 49 (5.50%) SC Cleared
9 44 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 42 (4.71%) APMP
11 35 (3.93%) CCNA
12 28 (3.14%) MCSE
13 27 (3.03%) ISEB
14 23 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
14 23 (2.58%) MCSA
15 14 (1.57%) CCNP
15 14 (1.57%) ISTQB
16 12 (1.35%) CISSP
17 11 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
18 10 (1.12%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (8.75%) PMO
2 44 (4.94%) QA
3 32 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 15 (1.68%) SLA
6 12 (1.35%) PCI DSS
7 9 (1.01%) GDPR
8 5 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.56%) P3O
9 4 (0.45%) COBIT
9 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.34%) ISO 22301
10 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.22%) RMADS
12 1 (0.11%) HL7
12 1 (0.11%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 41 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 29 (3.25%) Hyper-V
3 23 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (1.35%) Docker
6 4 (0.45%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.45%) HDFS
7 2 (0.22%) ACF2
7 2 (0.22%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (0.22%) RACF
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (1.12%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (0.45%) Oozie
4 4 (0.45%) SCCM
5 2 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.22%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.22%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.22%) Kibana
5 2 (0.22%) logstash
5 2 (0.22%) Packer
5 2 (0.22%) Puppet
5 2 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.22%) Terraform
6 1 (0.11%) CASB
6 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.11%) SCSM
6 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.11%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 189 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 87 (9.76%) Oracle
3 47 (5.27%) SAP
4 33 (3.70%) Cisco
5 28 (3.14%) VMware
6 27 (3.03%) HP
7 20 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.13%) 3PAR
9 18 (2.02%) Capita
10 16 (1.80%) Sage
11 15 (1.68%) F5
12 14 (1.57%) CA
13 13 (1.46%) Citrix
14 12 (1.35%) CheckPoint
14 12 (1.35%) Google
15 10 (1.12%) IBM
16 9 (1.01%) Cognos
17 8 (0.90%) Fortinet
17 8 (0.90%) Netezza
17 8 (0.90%) Remedy