The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
UK
Rank 506 442 372
Rank change year-on-year -64 -70  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 386 656 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.64% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.86% 2.31% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 345 549 706
Median salary £49,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.90% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.63% -  

PRINCE2 Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20804 28457 28919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.80% 27.81% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16398 22800 22703
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in the UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -43 356 £50,000 -9.09% 50
London -45 139 £57,500 - 16
South East +25 58 £50,000 -9.09% 8
West Midlands +23 30 £50,000 +17.64% 5
East of England +9 30 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Yorkshire +29 29 £43,000 -4.44% 2
North West -74 23 £44,000 -2.22% 3
Berkshire +30 19 £54,375 -11.22%
East Midlands +6 19 £42,500 -19.04% 4
West Yorkshire +29 18 £43,000 +14.66% 2
City of London +19 17 £50,000 -20.00% 5
Hertfordshire +25 16 £47,500 - 1
South West -15 14 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Manchester -48 14 £38,500 -14.44% 3
Hampshire +14 13 £40,000 -42.85% 5
Wales -4 12 £47,500 +18.75%
Oxfordshire +12 11 £52,977 +32.44% 1
South Wales -2 11 £47,500 +18.75%
Reading +42 10 £87,500 +29.62%
Northamptonshire +33 10 £26,500 -49.52% 3
Cardiff +14 10 £47,500 +18.75%
Scotland +14 10 £42,500 -24.44%
Northampton - 10 £26,500 - 3
Southampton +18 8 £40,000 -22.33% 1
Coventry - 8 £41,250 -
Leeds +20 7 £43,000 +14.66% 2
East Sussex +10 7 £50,000 -41.17%
Brighton +1 7 £50,000 -41.17%
Warwickshire +29 6 £50,000 -
Sheffield +6 6 £35,375 -25.52%

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 822 (98.44%) PRINCE2
2 479 (57.37%) Project Management
3 309 (37.01%) Finance
4 225 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
5 211 (25.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 157 (18.80%) ITIL
7 143 (17.13%) Microsoft
8 138 (16.53%) PRINCE
9 116 (13.89%) Degree
10 95 (11.38%) PMO
11 90 (10.78%) MS Project
12 87 (10.42%) MS Excel
13 80 (9.58%) SDLC
14 79 (9.46%) Risk Management
15 78 (9.34%) Scrum
16 74 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
17 71 (8.50%) Project Planning
18 70 (8.38%) Windows
19 68 (8.14%) Programme Management
20 67 (8.02%) Business Transformation
21 65 (7.78%) Migration
22 63 (7.54%) Retail
22 63 (7.54%) Change Control
23 62 (7.43%) Data Centre
24 60 (7.19%) Change Management
24 60 (7.19%) MS Office
25 54 (6.47%) Service Delivery
26 49 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
27 48 (5.75%) PMP
28 47 (5.63%) PMI Certification

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills 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 23 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.16%) Confluence
3 13 (1.56%) CMS
4 10 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 8 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (0.96%) MQSeries
5 8 (0.96%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.72%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.60%) MS Project Server
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.24%) JBoss
10 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.12%) Drupal
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 90 (10.78%) MS Project
2 87 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 60 (7.19%) MS Office
4 37 (4.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (2.75%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (2.16%) SAP R/3
2 7 (0.84%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.60%) Workfront
4 4 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.48%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.36%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Changepoint
7 1 (0.12%) Movex
7 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.12%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.28%) Office 365
2 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.96%) SaaS
4 7 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Force.com
5 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.63%) LAN
2 20 (2.40%) Firewall
3 18 (2.16%) Internet
3 18 (2.16%) WAN
4 10 (1.20%) Broadband
4 10 (1.20%) MPLS
4 10 (1.20%) SAN
5 9 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.08%) Wireless
6 8 (0.96%) Skype
7 7 (0.84%) VoIP
8 6 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (0.72%) DNS
8 6 (0.72%) Unified Communications
9 5 (0.60%) BIG-IP
9 5 (0.60%) VPN
9 5 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.36%) BGP
10 3 (0.36%) OSPF
10 3 (0.36%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.72%) DB2
3 5 (0.60%) QlikView
3 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.24%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (0.24%) GIS
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.24%) Power BI
7 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.12%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (3.11%) JIRA
2 3 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.24%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.24%) NUnit
3 2 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.24%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.24%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
General
1 309 (37.01%) Finance
2 63 (7.54%) Retail
3 41 (4.91%) Banking
4 35 (4.19%) Telecoms
5 34 (4.07%) Marketing
6 33 (3.95%) Manufacturing
7 25 (2.99%) Automotive
8 18 (2.16%) Legal
9 12 (1.44%) Advertising
10 11 (1.32%) Billing
11 5 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.48%) French Language
12 4 (0.48%) German Language
12 4 (0.48%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.48%) Law
12 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.36%) Local Government
14 2 (0.24%) Back Office
14 2 (0.24%) Electronics
14 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 528 (63.23%) Project Manager
2 131 (15.69%) IT Manager
3 101 (12.10%) IT Project Manager
4 84 (10.06%) Senior Manager
5 68 (8.14%) Senior Project Manager
6 62 (7.43%) Infrastructure Manager
7 60 (7.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 58 (6.95%) Analyst
9 48 (5.75%) Software Project Manager
10 36 (4.31%) Technical Manager
11 35 (4.19%) Consultant
12 34 (4.07%) Implementation Manager
13 30 (3.59%) Business Analyst
13 30 (3.59%) Project Implementation Manager
14 29 (3.47%) Agile Project Manager
15 28 (3.35%) Implementation Project Manager
16 26 (3.11%) Junior
17 25 (2.99%) Junior Project Manager
18 23 (2.75%) Coordinator
19 21 (2.51%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.75%) .NET
2 12 (1.44%) Middleware
3 11 (1.32%) XML
4 8 (0.96%) REST
4 8 (0.96%) SOAP
4 8 (0.96%) Web Services
5 7 (0.84%) Mason
6 4 (0.48%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.48%) SAP Fiori
6 4 (0.48%) SAPUI5
6 4 (0.48%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (0.36%) HTML
7 3 (0.36%) J2EE
7 3 (0.36%) jQuery
8 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.12%) EDI
8 1 (0.12%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 62 (7.43%) Data Centre
2 49 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.35%) NHS
4 27 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 16 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.80%) PMI
8 12 (1.44%) User Experience
8 12 (1.44%) Virtual Team
9 8 (0.96%) EPoS
9 8 (0.96%) Fintech
10 7 (0.84%) Digital TV
11 6 (0.72%) CCTV
12 4 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.36%) EMV
13 3 (0.36%) IPTV
14 2 (0.24%) Fixed Income
14 2 (0.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.24%) Smartcard
14 2 (0.24%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 70 (8.38%) Windows
2 28 (3.35%) Windows Server
3 26 (3.11%) Linux
4 19 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.08%) Unix
9 5 (0.60%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.12%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 822 (98.44%) PRINCE2
2 479 (57.37%) Project Management
3 225 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
4 211 (25.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 157 (18.80%) ITIL
6 138 (16.53%) PRINCE
7 80 (9.58%) SDLC
8 79 (9.46%) Risk Management
9 78 (9.34%) Scrum
10 74 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 71 (8.50%) Project Planning
12 68 (8.14%) Programme Management
13 67 (8.02%) Business Transformation
14 65 (7.78%) Migration
15 63 (7.54%) Change Control
16 60 (7.19%) Change Management
17 54 (6.47%) Service Delivery
18 47 (5.63%) Service Management
19 44 (5.27%) Matrix Management
20 42 (5.03%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 47 (5.63%) SQL
2 10 (1.20%) C#
3 9 (1.08%) Java
4 7 (0.84%) PowerShell
5 6 (0.72%) C
5 6 (0.72%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.60%) ABAP
7 2 (0.24%) C++
7 2 (0.24%) VB
8 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.12%) PHP
8 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 116 (13.89%) Degree
2 48 (5.75%) PMP
3 47 (5.63%) PMI Certification
4 41 (4.91%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 17 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 16 (1.92%) Security Cleared
8 10 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.20%) ISEB
9 9 (1.08%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.84%) APMP
10 7 (0.84%) CCNP
10 7 (0.84%) CISA
10 7 (0.84%) CISM
10 7 (0.84%) CISSP
10 7 (0.84%) MBA
11 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.48%) HNC
13 3 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (11.38%) PMO
2 43 (5.15%) QA
3 13 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.20%) ISO 9001
5 9 (1.08%) HL7
6 8 (0.96%) SLA
7 5 (0.60%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.60%) P3O
8 3 (0.36%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.24%) COBIT
9 2 (0.24%) EMIR
9 2 (0.24%) FATCA
9 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.24%) MiFID
10 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.12%) TickIT
System Software
1 29 (3.47%) Active Directory
1 29 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.08%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.48%) vSphere
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.12%) XenApp
4 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (1.44%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (0.96%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (0.48%) SCCM
4 3 (0.36%) PowerCLI
4 3 (0.36%) SCOM
5 2 (0.24%) vRealize
Vendors
1 143 (17.13%) Microsoft
2 46 (5.51%) VMware
3 44 (5.27%) SAP
4 38 (4.55%) Cisco
5 25 (2.99%) Citrix
6 20 (2.40%) Oracle
7 16 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (1.68%) CheckPoint
9 12 (1.44%) HP
9 12 (1.44%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.08%) EMC
10 9 (1.08%) F5
11 8 (0.96%) IBM
11 8 (0.96%) Juniper
12 7 (0.84%) Planview
13 6 (0.72%) webMethods
14 5 (0.60%) Fortinet
15 4 (0.48%) Palo Alto
15 4 (0.48%) Remedy
15 4 (0.48%) Sage
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + TBC
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 53,000k + excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £competitive+15% bonus+pension+ health
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + non-contributory pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
C & C Housing Trust
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 55-60k
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + ben/market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + non-contributory pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competetive base salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Testing
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Medical, Death in Service, Free Park
Posted: 19 days ago