Period
to 23 January 2019

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

PRINCE 2
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 97 71
Rank change year-on-year -3 -26 -4
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 309 343 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.13% 3.38% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 3.71% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 214 285 370
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,075 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,250 £67,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 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 9,145 9,242 9,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.74% 91.06% 91.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7,146 7,565 7,881
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,787 £63,750 £65,000
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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 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
Bristol 0 100 £42,000 -6.67% 12
Wiltshire +4 79 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Gloucestershire +13 43 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Somerset +18 33 £42,500 - 4
Dorset -24 27 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Cornwall +41 21 £35,000 -10.26% 1
Devon -15 1 £39,500 -12.22%
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 West region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 192 (62.14%) Project Management
2 140 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (41.42%) Finance
4 96 (31.07%) Microsoft Project
5 89 (28.80%) Microsoft
6 82 (26.54%) ITIL
7 76 (24.60%) Security Cleared
8 73 (23.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 63 (20.39%) Microsoft Office
9 63 (20.39%) PMO
10 52 (16.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 51 (16.50%) PMP
11 51 (16.50%) Microsoft Excel
12 50 (16.18%) SC Cleared
12 50 (16.18%) Waterfall
13 43 (13.92%) SharePoint
14 40 (12.94%) PMI Certification
14 40 (12.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 35 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 34 (11.00%) Process Improvement
16 34 (11.00%) Billing
16 34 (11.00%) Risk Management
17 32 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
18 31 (10.03%) Problem-Solving
18 31 (10.03%) DV Cleared
19 30 (9.71%) PRINCE
20 29 (9.39%) Customer Engagement
20 29 (9.39%) APMP
21 28 (9.06%) Change Control
21 28 (9.06%) 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 43 (13.92%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (3.88%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.94%) CMS
4 4 (1.29%) IIS
4 4 (1.29%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.97%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.32%) Confluence
6 1 (0.32%) Site Server
Applications
1 96 (31.07%) Microsoft Project
2 63 (20.39%) Microsoft Office
3 51 (16.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 40 (12.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (6.15%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.65%) Primavera
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (6.80%) Office 365
4 8 (2.59%) SaaS
5 6 (1.94%) Basecamp
5 6 (1.94%) IaaS
6 3 (0.97%) PaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.12%) Software-Defined Networking
2 17 (5.50%) Firewall
3 13 (4.21%) Unified Communications
4 12 (3.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.29%) DHCP
5 4 (1.29%) DNS
5 4 (1.29%) Internet
5 4 (1.29%) Skype
5 4 (1.29%) VPN
6 3 (0.97%) NGN
7 2 (0.65%) Wireless
8 1 (0.32%) Broadband
8 1 (0.32%) HbbTV
8 1 (0.32%) Intranet
8 1 (0.32%) Network Security
8 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.62%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.32%) Big Data
7 1 (0.32%) GIS
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.32%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (2.59%) JIRA
2 4 (1.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 128 (41.42%) Finance
2 34 (11.00%) Billing
3 24 (7.77%) Marketing
4 21 (6.80%) Telecoms
5 20 (6.47%) Manufacturing
6 14 (4.53%) Electronics
7 12 (3.88%) Retail
8 6 (1.94%) Automotive
9 5 (1.62%) Legal
10 4 (1.29%) Law
11 2 (0.65%) Military
12 1 (0.32%) Advertising
12 1 (0.32%) Banking
12 1 (0.32%) French Language
12 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 171 (55.34%) Project Manager
2 48 (15.53%) Senior Manager
3 47 (15.21%) Senior Project Manager
4 41 (13.27%) Analyst
5 27 (8.74%) Architect
6 19 (6.15%) IT Manager
7 18 (5.83%) IT Project Manager
7 18 (5.83%) PMO Analyst
8 17 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (4.53%) Consultant
10 12 (3.88%) Business Analyst
10 12 (3.88%) Delivery Manager
10 12 (3.88%) Lead Architect
10 12 (3.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.88%) Technical Manager
11 11 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 10 (3.24%) Applications Support
12 10 (3.24%) Programme Manager
12 10 (3.24%) Support Analyst
12 10 (3.24%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.29%) .NET
1 4 (1.29%) .NET Framework
1 4 (1.29%) ASP.NET
1 4 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.74%) Data Centre
3 21 (6.80%) PMI
4 14 (4.53%) User Experience
5 12 (3.88%) Blackberry
5 12 (3.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.94%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.94%) Fintech
7 6 (1.94%) Social Media
7 6 (1.94%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.29%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.97%) Tandem
9 3 (0.97%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 2 (0.65%) CMDB
11 1 (0.32%) IVR
11 1 (0.32%) Life Science
11 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.32%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.77%) Windows
2 23 (7.44%) Linux
3 17 (5.50%) Windows 10
4 16 (5.18%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.88%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (62.14%) Project Management
2 140 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (26.54%) ITIL
4 73 (23.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (16.18%) Waterfall
6 34 (11.00%) Process Improvement
6 34 (11.00%) Risk Management
7 31 (10.03%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (9.71%) PRINCE
9 29 (9.39%) Customer Engagement
10 28 (9.06%) Change Control
10 28 (9.06%) TOGAF
11 24 (7.77%) Data Protection
12 23 (7.44%) Service Management
13 22 (7.12%) ArchiMate
13 22 (7.12%) Scrum
14 21 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (6.80%) Change Management
14 21 (6.80%) Matrix Organization
15 20 (6.47%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.47%) SQL
2 12 (3.88%) C
2 12 (3.88%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.29%) C#
3 4 (1.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 76 (24.60%) Security Cleared
2 52 (16.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 51 (16.50%) PMP
4 50 (16.18%) SC Cleared
5 40 (12.94%) PMI Certification
6 31 (10.03%) DV Cleared
7 29 (9.39%) APMP
8 28 (9.06%) Degree
9 16 (5.18%) CBAP
9 16 (5.18%) IIBA
10 12 (3.88%) TOGAF Certification
11 11 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (1.62%) CEH
13 5 (1.62%) ISEB
13 5 (1.62%) ISTQB
13 5 (1.62%) MCSA
13 5 (1.62%) MCSE
13 5 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (20.39%) PMO
2 14 (4.53%) QA
3 8 (2.59%) GDPR
3 8 (2.59%) SLA
4 4 (1.29%) P3O
5 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.32%) COBIT
6 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.88%) Virtual Desktop
2 12 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (3.88%) SCCM
1 12 (3.88%) SCOM
1 12 (3.88%) vRealize
2 3 (0.97%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 89 (28.80%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.74%) Cisco
3 15 (4.85%) VMware
4 12 (3.88%) SAP
5 10 (3.24%) CheckPoint
6 8 (2.59%) Cognos
7 5 (1.62%) Oracle
8 4 (1.29%) HP
9 3 (0.97%) Google
9 3 (0.97%) Mitel
10 2 (0.65%) Civica
11 1 (0.32%) BT
11 1 (0.32%) Dell
11 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com