Period
to 22 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
England > South East
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 103 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 -12
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 863 880 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.33% 2.96% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 3.29% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 708 674 833
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £38,425 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £76,750 £72,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% -1.90%

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 23,632 26,769 26,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.09% 90.19% 89.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18,930 22,133 21,619
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,238 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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 +12 309 £50,000 -4.76% 31
Surrey +34 198 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Berkshire +4 181 £51,000 -7.27% 12
West Sussex +31 149 £54,000 +2.86% 9
Hampshire -49 142 £55,000 +10.00% 16
Buckinghamshire +13 84 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Oxfordshire +40 44 £50,000 -4.76% 7
East Sussex +27 35 £55,000 - 3
Kent +2 25 £37,500 -34.78% 6
Middlesex 0 2 £38,707 -7.84% 1
Sussex - 1 £75,000 -
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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.

1 581 (67.32%) Project Management
2 387 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
3 318 (36.85%) ITIL
4 283 (32.79%) Finance
5 241 (27.93%) Project Delivery
6 225 (26.07%) Degree
7 210 (24.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 179 (20.74%) PMI Certification
9 168 (19.47%) PMP
10 142 (16.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 138 (15.99%) Microsoft
12 121 (14.02%) PMO
13 103 (11.94%) Azure
14 95 (11.01%) Windows
15 92 (10.66%) Security Cleared
16 91 (10.54%) Business Analysis
17 89 (10.31%) Information Security
17 89 (10.31%) Management Information System
17 89 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
18 85 (9.85%) Scrum
19 83 (9.62%) Service Management
20 80 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
21 77 (8.92%) SQL
22 76 (8.81%) TOGAF
23 75 (8.69%) Waterfall
24 73 (8.46%) Self-Motivation
25 71 (8.23%) Public Sector
25 71 (8.23%) Service Delivery
26 67 (7.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
26 67 (7.76%) QA

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 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (1.27%) Confluence
4 10 (1.16%) IIS
5 9 (1.04%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.04%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.46%) MS Project Server
6 4 (0.46%) SugarCRM
7 2 (0.23%) Appian
7 2 (0.23%) SAS
8 1 (0.12%) CMS
8 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (6.26%) Microsoft Project
3 45 (5.21%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (2.43%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 20 (2.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (1.51%) Unit4 Business World
3 7 (0.81%) SAP SD
4 5 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.46%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.46%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (0.23%) Primavera
7 2 (0.23%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 103 (11.94%) Azure
2 62 (7.18%) Office 365
3 43 (4.98%) AWS
4 34 (3.94%) SaaS
5 25 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.16%) PaaS
7 9 (1.04%) IaaS
8 7 (0.81%) GCP
8 7 (0.81%) OneDrive
9 6 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.58%) Power Platform
11 3 (0.35%) Boomi
12 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.24%) LAN
2 20 (2.32%) Skype
3 17 (1.97%) WAN
4 15 (1.74%) Firewall
4 15 (1.74%) Internet
4 15 (1.74%) VoIP
5 7 (0.81%) DNS
6 6 (0.70%) Unified Communications
6 6 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.70%) Wireless
7 4 (0.46%) DHCP
7 4 (0.46%) Extranet
7 4 (0.46%) SAN
8 3 (0.35%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.23%) Broadband
9 2 (0.23%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.23%) ISDN
9 2 (0.23%) SMS
10 1 (0.12%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (4.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
4 8 (0.93%) SQL Server 2017
5 7 (0.81%) SAP BW
6 5 (0.58%) Power BI
7 4 (0.46%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.23%) Big Data
10 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.12%) GIS
10 1 (0.12%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.12%) MS Access
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (4.40%) JIRA
2 11 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (1.16%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.81%) SonarQube
5 6 (0.70%) Hudson
6 2 (0.23%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.12%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 283 (32.79%) Finance
2 71 (8.23%) Public Sector
3 42 (4.87%) Marketing
3 42 (4.87%) Retail
4 37 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 31 (3.59%) Back Office
5 31 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 22 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (1.85%) Local Government
8 12 (1.39%) Publishing
9 9 (1.04%) Automotive
9 9 (1.04%) Legal
10 6 (0.70%) Fire and Rescue
10 6 (0.70%) Police
11 5 (0.58%) Advertising
11 5 (0.58%) Billing
11 5 (0.58%) Electronics
11 5 (0.58%) Military
12 4 (0.46%) Banking
12 4 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 457 (52.95%) Project Manager
2 140 (16.22%) IT Manager
3 119 (13.79%) IT Project Manager
4 71 (8.23%) Senior Manager
5 64 (7.42%) Architect
6 63 (7.30%) Senior Project Manager
7 57 (6.60%) Infrastructure Manager
8 49 (5.68%) Consultant
9 46 (5.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 43 (4.98%) Analyst
11 39 (4.52%) Software Project Manager
12 32 (3.71%) Delivery Manager
13 30 (3.48%) SAP Manager
13 30 (3.48%) SAP Project Manager
13 30 (3.48%) Senior IT Manager
13 30 (3.48%) Senior IT Project Manager
14 25 (2.90%) Coordinator
14 25 (2.90%) Service Manager
15 24 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
16 23 (2.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.74%) .NET
2 13 (1.51%) Web Services
3 10 (1.16%) XML
4 7 (0.81%) HTML
5 6 (0.70%) LAMP
6 4 (0.46%) IDoc
6 4 (0.46%) LDAP
6 4 (0.46%) SAP ALE
6 4 (0.46%) SAP PI
6 4 (0.46%) XML Schema
7 2 (0.23%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.23%) EDI
7 2 (0.23%) JSON
8 1 (0.12%) Middleware
8 1 (0.12%) REST
8 1 (0.12%) SOAP
8 1 (0.12%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.31%) Management Information System
2 80 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (8.46%) Self-Motivation
4 56 (6.49%) Data Centre
5 55 (6.37%) PMI
6 24 (2.78%) Public Cloud
7 16 (1.85%) NHS
8 15 (1.74%) EPoS
9 14 (1.62%) Driving Licence
9 14 (1.62%) Private Cloud
10 11 (1.27%) e-Learning
11 8 (0.93%) User Experience
12 7 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.81%) SCADA
12 7 (0.81%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.70%) Replication
14 5 (0.58%) CMDB
14 5 (0.58%) Social Media
15 4 (0.46%) Fat Client
15 4 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 95 (11.01%) Windows
2 45 (5.21%) Windows Server
3 17 (1.97%) Windows 10
4 14 (1.62%) Linux
4 14 (1.62%) Unix
5 8 (0.93%) Solaris
6 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.23%) CentOS
8 1 (0.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.12%) Android
8 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.12%) Debian
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 581 (67.32%) Project Management
2 387 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
3 318 (36.85%) ITIL
4 241 (27.93%) Project Delivery
5 210 (24.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 91 (10.54%) Business Analysis
7 89 (10.31%) Information Security
7 89 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
8 85 (9.85%) Scrum
9 83 (9.62%) Service Management
10 76 (8.81%) TOGAF
11 75 (8.69%) Waterfall
12 71 (8.23%) Service Delivery
13 65 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
13 65 (7.53%) SDLC
14 62 (7.18%) Change Management
14 62 (7.18%) Programme Management
15 61 (7.07%) Migration
16 60 (6.95%) Risk Management
17 57 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 77 (8.92%) SQL
2 39 (4.52%) C
3 26 (3.01%) C#
4 16 (1.85%) Java
5 10 (1.16%) JavaScript
6 8 (0.93%) T-SQL
7 7 (0.81%) PHP
8 4 (0.46%) ABAP
8 4 (0.46%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.35%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.23%) VBA
11 1 (0.12%) Python
11 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 225 (26.07%) Degree
2 179 (20.74%) PMI Certification
3 168 (19.47%) PMP
4 142 (16.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 92 (10.66%) Security Cleared
6 67 (7.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 48 (5.56%) APMP
8 47 (5.45%) SC Cleared
9 40 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 37 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
11 29 (3.36%) MCSE
12 26 (3.01%) CCNA
13 22 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
14 21 (2.43%) CISSP
15 19 (2.20%) CISA
15 19 (2.20%) CISM
16 17 (1.97%) HNC
17 11 (1.27%) DV Cleared
18 10 (1.16%) IISP
19 9 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (14.02%) PMO
2 67 (7.76%) QA
3 44 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 41 (4.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 36 (4.17%) SLA
6 22 (2.55%) GDPR
7 19 (2.20%) PCI DSS
8 17 (1.97%) Cyber Essentials
9 14 (1.62%) ISO 9001
10 11 (1.27%) COBIT
11 10 (1.16%) Data Quality
12 8 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 8 (0.93%) NIST
12 8 (0.93%) P3O
13 7 (0.81%) ISAE 3402
13 7 (0.81%) ISO 22301
13 7 (0.81%) ISO 31000
13 7 (0.81%) RMADS
13 7 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 2 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 45 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 33 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.74%) Firmware
4 14 (1.62%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.81%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.35%) DFS Replication
8 3 (0.35%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.12%) Docker
9 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
1 19 (2.20%) SCCM
2 10 (1.16%) IBM Guardium
2 10 (1.16%) Nessus
3 7 (0.81%) Netcool
3 7 (0.81%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 4 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.35%) OSSEC
5 3 (0.35%) WSUS
6 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.12%) Ansible
7 1 (0.12%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.12%) Nagios
7 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.12%) Puppet
7 1 (0.12%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 138 (15.99%) Microsoft
2 64 (7.42%) SAP
3 44 (5.10%) VMware
4 34 (3.94%) Oracle
5 30 (3.48%) Cisco
6 28 (3.24%) Citrix
7 16 (1.85%) Tableau
8 13 (1.51%) Avaya
9 12 (1.39%) IBM
10 11 (1.27%) HP
10 11 (1.27%) Remedy
11 10 (1.16%) ArcSight
11 10 (1.16%) Barracuda Networks
11 10 (1.16%) Centrify
11 10 (1.16%) McAfee
11 10 (1.16%) Qualys
11 10 (1.16%) Splunk
11 10 (1.16%) Tripwire
12 8 (0.93%) Aruba
12 8 (0.93%) Salesforce.com