Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
England > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 84 65
Rank change year-on-year -18 -19 -12
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 963 1170 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.08% 3.45% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 3.94% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1077 1603
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,040
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.08% -3.92%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,225 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 27374 29675 36908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.41% 87.43% 87.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22494 24571 30756
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 -42 320 £55,000 +15.79% 23
Surrey +18 232 £53,000 +6.00% 6
Hampshire +15 213 £45,000 -5.26% 16
Berkshire +3 196 £57,500 +4.55% 8
West Sussex -39 84 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -32 71 £50,000 +17.65% 5
East Sussex -9 69 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Oxfordshire -60 53 £55,500 +23.33% 10
Kent +18 36 £57,500 +27.78% 4
Home Counties +12 3 £60,000 -20.00%
Middlesex +12 2 £46,500 -14.68%
Sussex -12 2 £70,000 +7.69%
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 South East region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 528 (54.83%) Project Management
2 380 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 303 (31.46%) Finance
4 283 (29.39%) ITIL
5 227 (23.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 189 (19.63%) Degree
7 179 (18.59%) Microsoft
8 151 (15.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 134 (13.91%) PMI Certification
10 130 (13.50%) Scrum
11 117 (12.15%) Microsoft Project
12 112 (11.63%) PMP
13 109 (11.32%) Business Analysis
14 97 (10.07%) Windows
15 89 (9.24%) Waterfall
16 86 (8.93%) Programme Management
17 81 (8.41%) Management Information System
17 81 (8.41%) Telecoms
18 79 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
19 78 (8.10%) Risk Management
20 77 (8.00%) Change Management
21 74 (7.68%) Data Centre
22 72 (7.48%) Information Security
22 72 (7.48%) SQL Server
23 70 (7.27%) PMO
24 68 (7.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 67 (6.96%) Security Cleared
25 67 (6.96%) PRINCE
26 65 (6.75%) Service Delivery
27 62 (6.44%) PMI

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 53 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.22%) MS Exchange
3 22 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (1.45%) WordPress
5 10 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.04%) Moodle
5 10 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.73%) CMS
6 7 (0.73%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.52%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.42%) IIS
8 4 (0.42%) MS Project Server
8 4 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (0.42%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.31%) Documentum
9 3 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.10%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 117 (12.15%) Microsoft Project
2 55 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 43 (4.47%) MS Visio
4 38 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
5 23 (2.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.10%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 19 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.62%) Sage X3
4 6 (0.62%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.52%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.42%) Primavera
7 3 (0.31%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.21%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.21%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.10%) Kypera Housing
9 1 (0.10%) Lawson
9 1 (0.10%) MIS ActiveH
9 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.01%) SaaS
2 23 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.28%) Office 365
4 18 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (1.25%) IaaS
6 10 (1.04%) Dropbox
7 6 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.31%) PaaS
9 2 (0.21%) Yammer
10 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 56 (5.82%) WAN
2 47 (4.88%) LAN
3 40 (4.15%) Firewall
4 26 (2.70%) VoIP
5 23 (2.39%) Ethernet
6 21 (2.18%) SAN
7 17 (1.77%) TCP/IP
8 16 (1.66%) Internet
9 14 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (1.35%) Unified Communications
11 8 (0.83%) IP Telephony
11 8 (0.83%) VPN
11 8 (0.83%) Wireless
12 7 (0.73%) Network Security
13 6 (0.62%) FTP
13 6 (0.62%) Skype
14 5 (0.52%) Intranet
14 5 (0.52%) IPsec
14 5 (0.52%) SSL
14 5 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (2.08%) MySQL
4 19 (1.97%) Relational Database
5 16 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 15 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 11 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.04%) SAP BW
9 9 (0.93%) OLAP
10 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (0.62%) Power BI
13 5 (0.52%) Couchbase
13 5 (0.52%) DB2
13 5 (0.52%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (0.52%) QlikView
14 4 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (3.01%) JIRA
2 7 (0.73%) TeamCity
3 5 (0.52%) HP UFT
3 5 (0.52%) LoadRunner
4 4 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.31%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.31%) Selenium
6 1 (0.10%) eCATT
6 1 (0.10%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 303 (31.46%) Finance
2 81 (8.41%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.63%) Marketing
4 31 (3.22%) Manufacturing
5 30 (3.12%) Legal
6 25 (2.60%) Banking
6 25 (2.60%) Retail
7 23 (2.39%) Advertising
8 14 (1.45%) Local Government
9 12 (1.25%) Billing
10 9 (0.93%) Aerospace
11 8 (0.83%) Back Office
12 7 (0.73%) Electronics
13 6 (0.62%) French Language
14 4 (0.42%) Automotive
14 4 (0.42%) Law
15 3 (0.31%) Games
15 3 (0.31%) German Language
15 3 (0.31%) Publishing
15 3 (0.31%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 470 (48.81%) Project Manager
2 132 (13.71%) IT Manager
3 112 (11.63%) IT Project Manager
4 104 (10.80%) Analyst
5 73 (7.58%) Senior Manager
6 70 (7.27%) Business Analyst
7 63 (6.54%) Consultant
8 59 (6.13%) Infrastructure Manager
9 53 (5.50%) Software Project Manager
10 49 (5.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 49 (5.09%) Senior Project Manager
11 44 (4.57%) Technical Manager
12 41 (4.26%) Architect
13 38 (3.95%) Service Manager
14 35 (3.63%) Delivery Manager
15 31 (3.22%) Programme Manager
16 28 (2.91%) Software Manager
17 27 (2.80%) Enterprise Architect
18 25 (2.60%) Agile Project Manager
19 23 (2.39%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.18%) .NET
2 17 (1.77%) Web Services
3 15 (1.56%) Middleware
4 10 (1.04%) SAP PI
5 9 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 9 (0.93%) REST
5 9 (0.93%) SOAP
6 8 (0.83%) .NET Framework
7 7 (0.73%) Entity Framework
7 7 (0.73%) ServiceStack
7 7 (0.73%) XML
8 5 (0.52%) J2EE
8 5 (0.52%) React
9 3 (0.31%) RESTful
10 2 (0.21%) COM
10 2 (0.21%) HTML
10 2 (0.21%) Kendo UI
10 2 (0.21%) LAMP
10 2 (0.21%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 81 (8.41%) Management Information System
2 79 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (7.68%) Data Centre
4 62 (6.44%) PMI
5 46 (4.78%) Virtual Team
6 38 (3.95%) Computer Science
7 33 (3.43%) Driving Licence
7 33 (3.43%) NHS
8 22 (2.28%) Clustering
9 17 (1.77%) User Experience
10 9 (0.93%) CMDB
11 8 (0.83%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.62%) Internet of Things
12 6 (0.62%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.62%) Social Media
12 6 (0.62%) Tandem
13 5 (0.52%) Fintech
13 5 (0.52%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.52%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 97 (10.07%) Windows
2 41 (4.26%) Linux
3 33 (3.43%) Unix
4 32 (3.32%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.62%) SUSE
9 5 (0.52%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.42%) Solaris
11 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (54.83%) Project Management
2 380 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (29.39%) ITIL
4 227 (23.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 130 (13.50%) Scrum
6 109 (11.32%) Business Analysis
7 89 (9.24%) Waterfall
8 86 (8.93%) Programme Management
9 78 (8.10%) Risk Management
10 77 (8.00%) Change Management
11 72 (7.48%) Information Security
12 67 (6.96%) PRINCE
13 65 (6.75%) Service Delivery
14 61 (6.33%) Project Planning
14 61 (6.33%) SDLC
15 59 (6.13%) UML
16 56 (5.82%) Resource Management
16 56 (5.82%) TOGAF
17 55 (5.71%) Service Management
18 54 (5.61%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (5.61%) Java
2 42 (4.36%) SQL
3 27 (2.80%) C
4 16 (1.66%) JavaScript
5 13 (1.35%) C#
6 8 (0.83%) C++
6 8 (0.83%) PL/SQL
6 8 (0.83%) VB
7 7 (0.73%) Perl
8 6 (0.62%) Python
9 5 (0.52%) Ruby
10 4 (0.42%) Embedded C
10 4 (0.42%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 189 (19.63%) Degree
2 151 (15.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 134 (13.91%) PMI Certification
4 112 (11.63%) PMP
5 68 (7.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 67 (6.96%) Security Cleared
7 53 (5.50%) APMP
8 48 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
9 47 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 41 (4.26%) CCNA
11 36 (3.74%) CISSP
12 33 (3.43%) SC Cleared
13 32 (3.32%) ITIL Certification
14 27 (2.80%) MCSA
15 24 (2.49%) MCSE
16 19 (1.97%) CCA
16 19 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
17 18 (1.87%) ISEB
18 17 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
19 11 (1.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (7.27%) PMO
2 49 (5.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (3.63%) QA
4 32 (3.32%) SLA
5 28 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 12 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 12 (1.25%) PCI DSS
7 10 (1.04%) COBIT
7 10 (1.04%) GDPR
8 4 (0.42%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.31%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.31%) P3O
10 2 (0.21%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.21%) RMADS
10 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.10%) BS7799
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 47 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 40 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.80%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.93%) vSphere
6 2 (0.21%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.31%) SCCM
5 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.10%) Nessus
6 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.10%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.10%) Puppet
6 1 (0.10%) SCOM
6 1 (0.10%) SCSM
6 1 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 179 (18.59%) Microsoft
2 58 (6.02%) SAP
3 55 (5.71%) Cisco
4 49 (5.09%) VMware
5 48 (4.98%) Oracle
6 28 (2.91%) HP
7 21 (2.18%) Citrix
8 18 (1.87%) F5
9 17 (1.77%) 3PAR
10 15 (1.56%) CA
10 15 (1.56%) CheckPoint
10 15 (1.56%) NetApp
11 11 (1.14%) Palo Alto
12 10 (1.04%) Capita
12 10 (1.04%) Fortinet
13 9 (0.93%) IBM
14 8 (0.83%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.83%) Sage
15 7 (0.73%) Blue Prism
15 7 (0.73%) SolarWinds