Period
to 7 June 2020

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 7 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
England > South East
6 months to
7 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 152 92 118
Rank change year-on-year -60 +26 -19
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 295 855 832
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.89% 3.27% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 3.57% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 260 754 694
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £38,250 £34,219
90th Percentile £77,625 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 14,211 23,966 27,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.25% 91.55% 90.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11,384 19,268 22,747
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,870
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 7 June 2020.

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 7 June 2020. 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 -25 108 £65,000 +23.81% 19
Hampshire -29 75 £44,500 -19.09% 2
Berkshire -15 71 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Surrey -37 52 £62,500 +4.17% 1
West Sussex -26 28 £47,500 -12.04% 1
East Sussex +30 27 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Buckinghamshire -23 21 £47,500 -7.32% 13
Oxfordshire +12 16 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Kent +9 6 £70,000 +69.70%
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 7 June 2020, 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.

1 165 (55.93%) Project Management
2 137 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (30.51%) Project Delivery
4 81 (27.46%) Finance
5 70 (23.73%) PMP
5 70 (23.73%) ITIL
6 60 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 57 (19.32%) Microsoft
8 53 (17.97%) Degree
9 52 (17.63%) PMI Certification
10 39 (13.22%) SQL
10 39 (13.22%) Scrum
10 39 (13.22%) Azure
11 37 (12.54%) Waterfall
12 34 (11.53%) Problem Management
13 33 (11.19%) Java
14 32 (10.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 30 (10.17%) Logistics
16 29 (9.83%) Microsoft Project
16 29 (9.83%) Microsoft Office
16 29 (9.83%) Office 365
17 28 (9.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 27 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (9.15%) Windows
19 26 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
20 25 (8.47%) Telecoms
20 25 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 25 (8.47%) ITIL V3
20 25 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 24 (8.14%) SAP

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 11 (3.73%) Skype for Business
2 10 (3.39%) CICS
3 9 (3.05%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.02%) Apache
5 3 (1.02%) Confluence
5 3 (1.02%) IIS
6 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 29 (9.83%) Microsoft Office
1 29 (9.83%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.37%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.39%) NetSuite
2 6 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.02%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.34%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.22%) Azure
2 29 (9.83%) Office 365
3 18 (6.10%) AWS
4 15 (5.08%) PaaS
5 11 (3.73%) IaaS
6 8 (2.71%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (1.69%) Boomi
8 4 (1.36%) SaaS
9 3 (1.02%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.34%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.10%) Firewall
2 12 (4.07%) Skype
3 7 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.03%) Broadband
4 6 (2.03%) Network Security
4 6 (2.03%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (2.03%) SAN
5 5 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (1.69%) MPLS
5 5 (1.69%) WAN
6 4 (1.36%) Internet
6 4 (1.36%) Wireless
7 3 (1.02%) CTI
7 3 (1.02%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.02%) LAN
7 3 (1.02%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.02%) VoIP
8 2 (0.68%) NAS
9 1 (0.34%) BGP
9 1 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.39%) DB2
3 9 (3.05%) SAP HANA
4 5 (1.69%) PowerCenter
5 4 (1.36%) Big Data
6 3 (1.02%) MySQL
6 3 (1.02%) Power BI
7 2 (0.68%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.34%) GIS
8 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (7.80%) JIRA
2 11 (3.73%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.05%) HP UFT
4 9 (3.05%) JMeter
4 9 (3.05%) JUnit
4 9 (3.05%) LoadRunner
4 9 (3.05%) Selenium
5 2 (0.68%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 81 (27.46%) Finance
2 25 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 22 (7.46%) Retail
4 20 (6.78%) Public Sector
5 10 (3.39%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.03%) Advertising
7 4 (1.36%) Local Government
8 3 (1.02%) Back Office
9 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Military
10 1 (0.34%) Police
Job Titles
1 122 (41.36%) Project Manager
2 33 (11.19%) IT Manager
3 32 (10.85%) Consultant
4 27 (9.15%) Analyst
4 27 (9.15%) IT Project Manager
5 25 (8.47%) Architect
6 18 (6.10%) Coordinator
7 17 (5.76%) Project Coordinator
8 13 (4.41%) Software Project Manager
9 12 (4.07%) SAP Manager
9 12 (4.07%) Senior Manager
10 11 (3.73%) Infrastructure Manager
10 11 (3.73%) SAP Project Manager
10 11 (3.73%) Senior Architect
10 11 (3.73%) Senior Project Manager
10 11 (3.73%) Technical Manager
10 11 (3.73%) Technical Project Manager
11 10 (3.39%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.39%) Cloud Consultant
12 9 (3.05%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.42%) CSS
1 16 (5.42%) HTML
2 10 (3.39%) REST
3 9 (3.05%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (2.03%) .NET
4 6 (2.03%) EDI
4 6 (2.03%) Middleware
5 4 (1.36%) XML
6 3 (1.02%) IDoc
6 3 (1.02%) LAMP
6 3 (1.02%) LDAP
6 3 (1.02%) SAP ALE
6 3 (1.02%) SAP PI
6 3 (1.02%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.34%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.34%) Micronaut
7 1 (0.34%) React
7 1 (0.34%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.34%) Velocity
7 1 (0.34%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.80%) Virtual Team
3 21 (7.12%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.76%) PMI
5 15 (5.08%) User Experience
6 14 (4.75%) Data Centre
7 13 (4.41%) Mainframe
7 13 (4.41%) Public Cloud
8 12 (4.07%) Driving Licence
9 11 (3.73%) Private Cloud
10 10 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (3.05%) IBM Mainframe
12 8 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (2.03%) Replication
14 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
15 1 (0.34%) Clustering
15 1 (0.34%) Cyber Defence
15 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Cloud
15 1 (0.34%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.15%) Windows
2 21 (7.12%) Linux
3 11 (3.73%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.69%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.02%) Debian
6 2 (0.68%) Unix
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (55.93%) Project Management
2 137 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (30.51%) Project Delivery
4 70 (23.73%) ITIL
5 60 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (13.22%) Scrum
7 37 (12.54%) Waterfall
8 34 (11.53%) Problem Management
9 32 (10.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 30 (10.17%) Logistics
11 26 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (8.47%) ITIL V3
13 24 (8.14%) Decision-Making
14 21 (7.12%) Requirements Gathering
14 21 (7.12%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (7.12%) Service Delivery
14 21 (7.12%) TOGAF
15 20 (6.78%) Matrix Organization
15 20 (6.78%) Six Sigma
16 19 (6.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.22%) SQL
2 33 (11.19%) Java
3 21 (7.12%) JavaScript
4 15 (5.08%) Python
5 12 (4.07%) C
5 12 (4.07%) Perl
6 11 (3.73%) C#
7 10 (3.39%) Bash Shell
7 10 (3.39%) C++
7 10 (3.39%) COBOL
7 10 (3.39%) VB
8 8 (2.71%) Assembly Language
8 8 (2.71%) PL/1
9 7 (2.37%) HLASM
9 7 (2.37%) REXX
10 4 (1.36%) ABAP
11 3 (1.02%) PHP
12 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 70 (23.73%) PMP
2 53 (17.97%) Degree
3 52 (17.63%) PMI Certification
4 28 (9.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (7.12%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (6.44%) ISEB
7 19 (6.44%) Security Cleared
8 17 (5.76%) APMP
9 16 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (5.08%) CCNA
10 15 (5.08%) MCSE
11 12 (4.07%) SC Cleared
12 10 (3.39%) ISTQB
13 9 (3.05%) CISSP
14 6 (2.03%) CCIE
15 5 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
15 5 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 5 (1.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (6.44%) PMO
3 12 (4.07%) QA
4 8 (2.71%) GDPR
5 7 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (2.37%) SLA
6 6 (2.03%) ISO 9001
6 6 (2.03%) PCI DSS
7 5 (1.69%) COBIT
7 5 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (1.69%) Data Quality
7 5 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (1.02%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.68%) EMIR
9 2 (0.68%) MiFID
9 2 (0.68%) NIST
9 2 (0.68%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (4.41%) Docker
2 12 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.07%) Hyper-V
2 12 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.39%) ACF2
3 10 (3.39%) RACF
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.68%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.37%) SCCM
2 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.02%) IBM Guardium
3 3 (1.02%) Nessus
3 3 (1.02%) OSSEC
3 3 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.68%) Netcool
4 2 (0.68%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 2 (0.68%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.34%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 57 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.14%) SAP
3 20 (6.78%) Cisco
3 20 (6.78%) Oracle
4 17 (5.76%) HP
5 16 (5.42%) VMware
6 15 (5.08%) IBM
7 12 (4.07%) Dell
8 10 (3.39%) Informatica
8 10 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.03%) Avaya
9 6 (2.03%) JD Edwards
9 6 (2.03%) McAfee
10 5 (1.69%) BT
10 5 (1.69%) Dell Compellent
10 5 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (1.69%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.69%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.36%) Citrix
12 3 (1.02%) Juniper