Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 155 152 104
Rank change year-on-year -3 -48 -3
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 374 136 804
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.14% 1.68% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 1.82% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 285 123 664
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £39,475
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,375 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £54,250 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -4.55% +4.76%

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 16,368 7,478 23,659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.54% 92.34% 91.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11,167 6,208 19,224
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +2.94%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PRINCE2 in the South East.

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in the South East

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing PRINCE2 in the South East over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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 +6 154 £55,000 +4.76% 17
Surrey -25 78 £60,000 -4.00% 6
Berkshire -19 75 £57,500 -14.81% 2
Hampshire -78 74 £48,000 +6.67% 8
Buckinghamshire -15 46 £47,500 -9.52% 12
Oxfordshire -11 34 £55,000 +37.50% 3
West Sussex +4 28 £55,000 -3.51% 4
East Sussex -27 22 £52,500 -31.15% 1
Kent -36 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Sussex - 3 £47,000 - 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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.

1 282 (75.40%) Project Management
2 185 (49.47%) Social Skills
3 170 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (28.34%) Finance
5 102 (27.27%) Degree
6 88 (23.53%) ITIL
7 84 (22.46%) Project Delivery
8 73 (19.52%) Microsoft Project
9 70 (18.72%) PMI Certification
9 70 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 66 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 65 (17.38%) Microsoft
12 56 (14.97%) Security Cleared
13 55 (14.71%) Scrum
14 54 (14.44%) Presentation Skills
15 51 (13.64%) Business Analysis
15 51 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
15 51 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
16 47 (12.57%) SC Cleared
17 45 (12.03%) PMI
17 45 (12.03%) Influencing Skills
18 43 (11.50%) SAP
18 43 (11.50%) JIRA
18 43 (11.50%) Mentoring
19 42 (11.23%) Problem-Solving
20 41 (10.96%) PMO
20 41 (10.96%) Windows
20 41 (10.96%) ERP
21 40 (10.70%) PMP
21 40 (10.70%) VMware

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 31 (8.29%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.80%) Confluence
5 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 73 (19.52%) Microsoft Project
2 51 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 39 (10.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 34 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.07%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) NetSuite
1 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.27%) Maximo
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.56%) Azure
2 30 (8.02%) Microsoft 365
3 12 (3.21%) IaaS
4 11 (2.94%) Power Platform
5 10 (2.67%) PaaS
5 10 (2.67%) SaaS
6 7 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.60%) AWS
7 6 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.53%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.27%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.27%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.67%) DHCP
1 10 (2.67%) DNS
2 9 (2.41%) Internet
2 9 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (2.14%) WAN
4 7 (1.87%) Firewall
5 6 (1.60%) MPLS
6 5 (1.34%) 2G
6 5 (1.34%) 3G
6 5 (1.34%) 4G
6 5 (1.34%) IPv4
6 5 (1.34%) IPv6
6 5 (1.34%) LTE
6 5 (1.34%) NAS
6 5 (1.34%) VLAN
6 5 (1.34%) VoLTE
6 5 (1.34%) VPN
7 4 (1.07%) 5G
7 4 (1.07%) LAN
7 4 (1.07%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.67%) Power BI
3 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.07%) Metadata
3 4 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.53%) MS Access
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.27%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.27%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.27%) GIS
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.27%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 43 (11.50%) JIRA
2 23 (6.15%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 185 (49.47%) Social Skills
2 106 (28.34%) Finance
3 54 (14.44%) Presentation Skills
4 45 (12.03%) Influencing Skills
5 38 (10.16%) Marketing
6 37 (9.89%) Public Sector
6 37 (9.89%) Telecoms
7 32 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (8.02%) Retail
9 28 (7.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 27 (7.22%) Legal
11 21 (5.61%) Organisational Skills
12 15 (4.01%) Automotive
13 8 (2.14%) Manufacturing
14 6 (1.60%) Banking
15 4 (1.07%) Billing
15 4 (1.07%) Documentation Skills
15 4 (1.07%) Electronics
15 4 (1.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 2 (0.53%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 188 (50.27%) Project Manager
2 73 (19.52%) IT Manager
3 48 (12.83%) IT Project Manager
4 37 (9.89%) Analyst
5 35 (9.36%) Senior Manager
6 29 (7.75%) Consultant
7 24 (6.42%) Digital Project Manager
8 23 (6.15%) Senior Project Manager
9 20 (5.35%) Business Analyst
9 20 (5.35%) Technical Consultant
9 20 (5.35%) Technical Manager
10 18 (4.81%) Architect
11 16 (4.28%) Telecoms Manager
12 13 (3.48%) Account Manager
12 13 (3.48%) Delivery Manager
12 13 (3.48%) SAP Manager
12 13 (3.48%) SAP Project Manager
12 13 (3.48%) Technical Account Manager
13 12 (3.21%) Telecoms Project Manager
14 11 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.60%) Web Services
2 5 (1.34%) HTML
2 5 (1.34%) XML
3 2 (0.53%) .NET
3 2 (0.53%) OLE
3 2 (0.53%) XBRL
4 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.03%) PMI
2 38 (10.16%) Management Information System
3 34 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 27 (7.22%) User Experience
5 26 (6.95%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (6.15%) Digital Media
7 17 (4.55%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.67%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (2.41%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.14%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.80%) CMDB
11 3 (0.80%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.80%) Life Science
11 3 (0.80%) NHS
11 3 (0.80%) Smart City
11 3 (0.80%) Social Media
12 2 (0.53%) EPoS
12 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.27%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.96%) Windows
2 31 (8.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.87%) Linux
4 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.07%) Unix
5 4 (1.07%) VMS
6 3 (0.80%) OpenVMS
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.27%) Android
8 1 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (75.40%) Project Management
2 170 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (23.53%) ITIL
4 84 (22.46%) Project Delivery
5 70 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (14.71%) Scrum
7 51 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 51 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
8 43 (11.50%) Mentoring
9 42 (11.23%) Problem-Solving
10 41 (10.96%) ERP
11 39 (10.43%) Business Case
11 39 (10.43%) Information Security
12 37 (9.89%) Service Delivery
13 34 (9.09%) ITSM
13 34 (9.09%) Service Management
14 32 (8.56%) Digital Marketing
14 32 (8.56%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 31 (8.29%) Change Control
16 29 (7.75%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.02%) SQL
2 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.53%) C
3 2 (0.53%) C#
3 2 (0.53%) Java
3 2 (0.53%) Python
4 1 (0.27%) PHP
4 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.27%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 102 (27.27%) Degree
2 70 (18.72%) PMI Certification
3 66 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 56 (14.97%) Security Cleared
5 47 (12.57%) SC Cleared
6 40 (10.70%) PMP
7 38 (10.16%) APMP
8 28 (7.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 21 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (5.35%) CCNA
11 18 (4.81%) MCSE
12 14 (3.74%) DV Cleared
13 8 (2.14%) IIBA
13 8 (2.14%) MBA
14 5 (1.34%) CISSP
15 4 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
15 4 (1.07%) ISTQB
15 4 (1.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 3 (0.80%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.96%) PMO
2 38 (10.16%) Cyber Essentials
3 28 (7.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (5.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 20 (5.35%) SLA
6 6 (1.60%) QA
7 5 (1.34%) Data Quality
8 4 (1.07%) COBIT
9 2 (0.53%) Accessibility
9 2 (0.53%) GDPR
9 2 (0.53%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.27%) DICOM
10 1 (0.27%) HL7
10 1 (0.27%) NIST
10 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 40 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (8.02%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.60%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (1.34%) vSphere
6 4 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (2.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 10 (2.67%) SCCM
2 4 (1.07%) WSUS
3 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 65 (17.38%) Microsoft
2 43 (11.50%) SAP
3 40 (10.70%) VMware
4 11 (2.94%) Oracle
5 8 (2.14%) Cisco
5 8 (2.14%) Informatica
6 6 (1.60%) Dell
7 5 (1.34%) Citrix
7 5 (1.34%) Ericsson
7 5 (1.34%) NetApp
7 5 (1.34%) Remedy
7 5 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.07%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.07%) Ruckus Wireless
8 4 (1.07%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.80%) CA
9 3 (0.80%) Cadence
9 3 (0.80%) Openreach
9 3 (0.80%) Virgin Media
10 2 (0.53%) LexisNexis