Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
England > South West
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 98 63
Rank change year-on-year -2 -35 +10
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 328 341 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.21% 3.30% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 3.61% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 247 282 411
South West median annual salary £47,500 £46,044 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +2.32% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £64,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.90% - +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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,405 9,435 9,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.16% 91.19% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7,545 7,770 8,298
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,300 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in the South West

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in the South West.

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in the South West

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in the South West over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in the South West

PRINCE2
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Wiltshire +15 87 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Bristol -24 83 £42,250 -9.14% 17
Gloucestershire +29 53 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Somerset +33 36 £42,750 +0.59% 4
Cornwall +22 29 £35,000 -10.26%
Dorset -17 24 £29,750 -33.89% 2
Devon 0 5 £38,500 -13.48%
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 West region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 218 (66.46%) Project Management
2 151 (46.04%) Finance
3 140 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (37.80%) Microsoft Project
5 105 (32.01%) Microsoft
6 83 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 81 (24.70%) Security Cleared
8 78 (23.78%) ITIL
9 67 (20.43%) Microsoft Office
10 59 (17.99%) Microsoft Excel
10 59 (17.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 55 (16.77%) PMO
12 54 (16.46%) SC Cleared
12 54 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
13 51 (15.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 51 (15.55%) PMP
14 49 (14.94%) SharePoint
14 49 (14.94%) Waterfall
15 44 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
15 44 (13.41%) Risk Management
16 43 (13.11%) Windows
17 39 (11.89%) PMI Certification
17 39 (11.89%) TOGAF
17 39 (11.89%) DV Cleared
18 37 (11.28%) APMP
18 37 (11.28%) Process Improvement
18 37 (11.28%) Data Centre
18 37 (11.28%) Windows 10
18 37 (11.28%) Cisco
19 36 (10.98%) Degree

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 49 (14.94%) SharePoint
2 22 (6.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 22 (6.71%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.44%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.13%) CMS
5 2 (0.61%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.30%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 124 (37.80%) Microsoft Project
2 67 (20.43%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (17.99%) Microsoft Excel
4 51 (15.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (4.57%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.61%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (10.06%) Office 365
4 9 (2.74%) SaaS
5 7 (2.13%) IaaS
6 6 (1.83%) Basecamp
6 6 (1.83%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) GitHub
7 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.06%) Software-Defined Networking
2 26 (7.93%) Firewall
3 23 (7.01%) Unified Communications
4 22 (6.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (2.44%) Skype
6 5 (1.52%) Internet
7 4 (1.22%) DHCP
7 4 (1.22%) DNS
7 4 (1.22%) VPN
8 3 (0.91%) NGN
9 2 (0.61%) Intranet
9 2 (0.61%) SMS
10 1 (0.30%) Broadband
10 1 (0.30%) HbbTV
10 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.05%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.91%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (0.61%) Big Data
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.61%) Power BI
5 2 (0.61%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.30%) GIS
6 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.30%) MySQL
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (4.27%) JIRA
2 8 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 151 (46.04%) Finance
2 31 (9.45%) Billing
3 23 (7.01%) Marketing
4 21 (6.40%) Manufacturing
5 19 (5.79%) Retail
6 16 (4.88%) Telecoms
7 10 (3.05%) Electronics
8 6 (1.83%) Automotive
9 5 (1.52%) Legal
10 4 (1.22%) Law
11 3 (0.91%) Banking
12 2 (0.61%) Military
13 1 (0.30%) Advertising
13 1 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 187 (57.01%) Project Manager
2 54 (16.46%) Senior Manager
3 53 (16.16%) Senior Project Manager
4 35 (10.67%) Analyst
5 34 (10.37%) Architect
6 23 (7.01%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (5.79%) PMO Analyst
8 18 (5.49%) Lead Architect
8 18 (5.49%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 17 (5.18%) Consultant
10 16 (4.88%) IT Manager
11 15 (4.57%) IT Project Manager
12 14 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
12 14 (4.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 13 (3.96%) Programme Manager
14 11 (3.35%) Service Architect
15 10 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
15 10 (3.05%) Deployment Manager
15 10 (3.05%) SC Cleared Project Manager
15 10 (3.05%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.52%) .NET
2 2 (0.61%) Middleware
2 2 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.61%) Web Services
3 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.30%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.30%) MDX
3 1 (0.30%) REST
3 1 (0.30%) ServiceStack
3 1 (0.30%) SOAP
3 1 (0.30%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.28%) Data Centre
2 31 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.71%) Blackberry
3 22 (6.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 19 (5.79%) PMI
4 19 (5.79%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (4.88%) User Experience
6 11 (3.35%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.35%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.44%) Fintech
8 6 (1.83%) Social Media
8 6 (1.83%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.52%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.22%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.91%) Tandem
11 3 (0.91%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 2 (0.61%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.61%) NHS
13 1 (0.30%) IVR
13 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.11%) Windows
2 37 (11.28%) Windows 10
3 29 (8.84%) Linux
4 26 (7.93%) Windows Server
5 22 (6.71%) Windows 7
5 22 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (66.46%) Project Management
2 140 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (23.78%) ITIL
5 49 (14.94%) Waterfall
6 44 (13.41%) Risk Management
7 39 (11.89%) TOGAF
8 37 (11.28%) Process Improvement
9 35 (10.67%) Data Protection
9 35 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
10 34 (10.37%) Scrum
11 33 (10.06%) ArchiMate
11 33 (10.06%) Change Control
11 33 (10.06%) Change Management
12 30 (9.15%) Customer Engagement
13 27 (8.23%) Matrix Organization
14 26 (7.93%) Project Planning
15 24 (7.32%) PRINCE
16 23 (7.01%) Business Analysis
16 23 (7.01%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.01%) PowerShell
2 15 (4.57%) C
3 11 (3.35%) SQL
4 3 (0.91%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.61%) C#
5 2 (0.61%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.61%) Python
6 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 81 (24.70%) Security Cleared
2 59 (17.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 54 (16.46%) SC Cleared
4 51 (15.55%) PMP
5 39 (11.89%) DV Cleared
5 39 (11.89%) PMI Certification
6 37 (11.28%) APMP
7 36 (10.98%) Degree
8 22 (6.71%) TOGAF Certification
9 18 (5.49%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (4.88%) CBAP
10 16 (4.88%) IIBA
11 13 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (2.74%) ISEB
13 5 (1.52%) CEH
13 5 (1.52%) ISTQB
13 5 (1.52%) MCSA
13 5 (1.52%) MCSE
13 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (16.77%) PMO
2 19 (5.79%) QA
3 11 (3.35%) GDPR
4 7 (2.13%) SLA
5 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.30%) P3O
System Software
1 26 (7.93%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.71%) Virtual Desktop
2 22 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (7.93%) SCCM
2 22 (6.71%) SCOM
2 22 (6.71%) vRealize
3 3 (0.91%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 105 (32.01%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.28%) Cisco
3 25 (7.62%) VMware
4 9 (2.74%) SAP
5 8 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 7 (2.13%) Cognos
7 5 (1.52%) Oracle
8 3 (0.91%) HP
8 3 (0.91%) Mitel
9 2 (0.61%) Siebel
10 1 (0.30%) Birst
10 1 (0.30%) BT
10 1 (0.30%) Civica
10 1 (0.30%) Google
10 1 (0.30%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.30%) Tableau
10 1 (0.30%) Zoho