Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 104 81
Rank change year-on-year +4 -23 -23
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 883 916 1,361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.92% 3.06% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 3.48% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 701 818 1,209
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% +5.00%

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 26,820 26,322 33,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.79% 88.00% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22,188 21,778 28,167
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -12 347 £50,000 -1.96% 32
Hampshire +40 220 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Berkshire -6 214 £52,500 - 15
Surrey +9 182 £55,000 +15.79% 12
West Sussex +14 77 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 77 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Oxfordshire -53 56 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Kent +23 26 £57,500 - 3
East Sussex -83 25 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Middlesex +16 7 £55,000 -16.98%
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 549 (62.17%) Project Management
2 427 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
3 280 (31.71%) Finance
4 252 (28.54%) ITIL
5 205 (23.22%) PMI Certification
6 195 (22.08%) Degree
7 167 (18.91%) Waterfall
8 162 (18.35%) Microsoft
9 161 (18.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 157 (17.78%) Scrum
11 156 (17.67%) PMP
12 148 (16.76%) Problem-Solving
13 124 (14.04%) Business Analysis
14 114 (12.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 100 (11.33%) Microsoft Project
16 99 (11.21%) Service Management
17 98 (11.10%) PMI
18 97 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
19 91 (10.31%) Change Management
20 89 (10.08%) Oracle
20 89 (10.08%) Security Cleared
21 87 (9.85%) Windows
22 84 (9.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 84 (9.51%) SDLC
23 82 (9.29%) Management Information System
24 81 (9.17%) SQL
24 81 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
25 78 (8.83%) PMO
26 74 (8.38%) TOGAF
26 74 (8.38%) JIRA

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 34 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 19 (2.15%) JBoss
4 14 (1.59%) Confluence
5 8 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (0.91%) Skype for Business
6 7 (0.79%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.68%) IIS
8 5 (0.57%) MS Project Server
8 5 (0.57%) SAS
9 3 (0.34%) CICS
9 3 (0.34%) Smallworld
9 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.23%) Apache
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.11%) CMS
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 100 (11.33%) Microsoft Project
2 65 (7.36%) Microsoft Office
3 54 (6.12%) MS Visio
4 53 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 37 (4.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.02%) SAP FI
2 7 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.34%) Primavera
5 3 (0.34%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.34%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.34%) Workfront
6 2 (0.23%) Aareon QL
6 2 (0.23%) MIS ActiveH
6 2 (0.23%) OPENContractor
6 2 (0.23%) OPENHousing
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.23%) Orchard Housing
6 2 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 81 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (6.12%) Office 365
2 54 (6.12%) SaaS
3 46 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (2.38%) PaaS
5 19 (2.15%) IaaS
6 17 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.45%) GitHub
9 4 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.23%) Yammer
11 1 (0.11%) Slack
11 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.85%) WAN
2 31 (3.51%) LAN
3 22 (2.49%) Firewall
4 21 (2.38%) SAN
5 20 (2.27%) VoIP
6 17 (1.93%) Skype
7 12 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (1.25%) DNS
8 11 (1.25%) Ethernet
9 10 (1.13%) BIG-IP
9 10 (1.13%) Internet
9 10 (1.13%) MPLS
10 9 (1.02%) Network Security
11 8 (0.91%) CTI
11 8 (0.91%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.79%) VPN
13 6 (0.68%) SSL
14 5 (0.57%) DHCP
14 5 (0.57%) Sourcefire
14 5 (0.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (5.32%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (1.47%) QlikView
4 12 (1.36%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.13%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.13%) OLAP
5 10 (1.13%) Oracle OLAP
6 9 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
7 8 (0.91%) OLTP
7 8 (0.91%) SQLPlus
7 8 (0.91%) Star Schema
8 7 (0.79%) DB2
8 7 (0.79%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.68%) Big Data
9 6 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.68%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.68%) Power BI
9 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 74 (8.38%) JIRA
2 9 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.34%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.34%) JMeter
4 3 (0.34%) JUnit
4 3 (0.34%) LoadRunner
4 3 (0.34%) Selenium
4 3 (0.34%) Subversion
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.23%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.23%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.11%) Ant
6 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.11%) GitLab
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 280 (31.71%) Finance
2 51 (5.78%) Retail
3 49 (5.55%) Marketing
4 41 (4.64%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.17%) Back Office
6 24 (2.72%) Legal
7 19 (2.15%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.36%) French Language
9 11 (1.25%) German Language
10 8 (0.91%) Advertising
10 8 (0.91%) Law
10 8 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.79%) Dutch Language
11 7 (0.79%) Electronics
11 7 (0.79%) Publishing
12 6 (0.68%) Billing
13 5 (0.57%) Banking
13 5 (0.57%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.23%) Military
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 416 (47.11%) Project Manager
2 160 (18.12%) IT Manager
3 113 (12.80%) IT Project Manager
4 65 (7.36%) Consultant
5 62 (7.02%) Analyst
6 61 (6.91%) Senior Manager
7 59 (6.68%) Senior Project Manager
8 58 (6.57%) Delivery Manager
9 56 (6.34%) Infrastructure Manager
10 49 (5.55%) Architect
10 49 (5.55%) Business Analyst
11 36 (4.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 31 (3.51%) Delivery Project Manager
13 30 (3.40%) Software Project Manager
14 28 (3.17%) Implementation Consultant
14 28 (3.17%) Programme Manager
15 25 (2.83%) PMO Manager
15 25 (2.83%) Service Manager
16 22 (2.49%) Technical Manager
17 21 (2.38%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.72%) Middleware
1 24 (2.72%) Web Services
2 14 (1.59%) OAuth
3 13 (1.47%) SAML
4 10 (1.13%) XML
5 9 (1.02%) .NET
6 8 (0.91%) EDI
6 8 (0.91%) HTML
6 8 (0.91%) REST
7 6 (0.68%) SOAP
8 4 (0.45%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.45%) HTML5
8 4 (0.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (0.45%) XML Messaging
9 3 (0.34%) Java EE
9 3 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.23%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.23%) CSS
10 2 (0.23%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 98 (11.10%) PMI
2 97 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (9.29%) Management Information System
4 72 (8.15%) Self-Motivation
5 61 (6.91%) Data Centre
6 34 (3.85%) NHS
7 26 (2.94%) Driving Licence
8 24 (2.72%) Virtual Team
9 22 (2.49%) Computer Science
9 22 (2.49%) User Experience
10 17 (1.93%) CESG
11 15 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (1.36%) Clustering
13 11 (1.25%) BYOD
13 11 (1.25%) Mainframe
14 9 (1.02%) Oracle Exalytics
14 9 (1.02%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
15 5 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 87 (9.85%) Windows
2 49 (5.55%) Windows Server
3 34 (3.85%) Linux
4 28 (3.17%) Unix
5 13 (1.47%) Windows 10
6 11 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.25%) Solaris
7 7 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.68%) Android
9 5 (0.57%) CentOS
9 5 (0.57%) DC/OS
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (62.17%) Project Management
2 427 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
3 252 (28.54%) ITIL
4 167 (18.91%) Waterfall
5 161 (18.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 157 (17.78%) Scrum
7 148 (16.76%) Problem-Solving
8 124 (14.04%) Business Analysis
9 99 (11.21%) Service Management
10 91 (10.31%) Change Management
11 84 (9.51%) SDLC
12 74 (8.38%) TOGAF
13 73 (8.27%) Project Planning
14 71 (8.04%) ITIL V3
15 70 (7.93%) Enterprise Architecture
16 68 (7.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 67 (7.59%) Decision-Making
17 67 (7.59%) UML
18 66 (7.47%) Change Control
19 64 (7.25%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 81 (9.17%) SQL
2 36 (4.08%) Java
3 28 (3.17%) C
4 24 (2.72%) PL/SQL
5 21 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 12 (1.36%) T-SQL
7 10 (1.13%) C++
8 7 (0.79%) C#
8 7 (0.79%) PowerShell
9 6 (0.68%) Python
10 5 (0.57%) Java 8
10 5 (0.57%) Java 9
11 4 (0.45%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.45%) VBScript
12 3 (0.34%) COBOL
12 3 (0.34%) Perl
12 3 (0.34%) PL/1
12 3 (0.34%) REXX
12 3 (0.34%) VB
13 1 (0.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 205 (23.22%) PMI Certification
2 195 (22.08%) Degree
3 156 (17.67%) PMP
4 114 (12.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 89 (10.08%) Security Cleared
6 84 (9.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 47 (5.32%) APMP
8 36 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 34 (3.85%) SC Cleared
10 30 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
10 30 (3.40%) MCSE
11 27 (3.06%) ISEB
12 22 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (2.27%) MCITP
14 19 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
15 16 (1.81%) MCSA
16 12 (1.36%) CCNP
17 8 (0.91%) ISEB Practitioner
17 8 (0.91%) ISTQB
17 8 (0.91%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (8.83%) PMO
2 43 (4.87%) QA
3 40 (4.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 38 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (2.72%) Cyber Essentials
5 24 (2.72%) SLA
6 20 (2.27%) Data Quality
7 11 (1.25%) GDPR
8 9 (1.02%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.79%) PMBOK
10 6 (0.68%) COBIT
10 6 (0.68%) P3O
11 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.23%) GAMP
12 2 (0.23%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.23%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.23%) ISO 31000
12 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 1 (0.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 51 (5.78%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.47%) Docker
4 11 (1.25%) Firmware
5 5 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.45%) ACF2
6 4 (0.45%) RACF
6 4 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.45%) vSphere
6 4 (0.45%) XenApp
6 4 (0.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.11%) HDFS
7 1 (0.11%) vCloud
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (2.15%) SCCM
2 10 (1.13%) Kubernetes
3 8 (0.91%) Data Guard
4 7 (0.79%) AirWatch
5 5 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (0.34%) HP ALM
6 3 (0.34%) Nessus
7 2 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.23%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.11%) Kibana
8 1 (0.11%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.11%) Oozie
8 1 (0.11%) OSSEC
8 1 (0.11%) Packer
8 1 (0.11%) Puppet
8 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 162 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 89 (10.08%) Oracle
3 71 (8.04%) SAP
4 40 (4.53%) VMware
5 37 (4.19%) Cisco
6 28 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (2.72%) CheckPoint
8 23 (2.60%) TOWER Software
9 18 (2.04%) Citrix
10 14 (1.59%) ServiceNow
11 13 (1.47%) Avaya
11 13 (1.47%) IBM
12 12 (1.36%) Google
13 10 (1.13%) HP
13 10 (1.13%) McAfee
14 9 (1.02%) CA
15 8 (0.91%) Sage
16 7 (0.79%) Capita
16 7 (0.79%) Riverbed
16 7 (0.79%) Trend Micro