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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Certification
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 513 457 397
Rank change year-on-year -56 -60  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 383 642 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 2.26% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 339 558 683
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

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 21340 28363 30549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.70% 27.30% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16792 22827 23905
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 £70,000 £70,000
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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -67 355 £48,625 -11.59% 52
London -64 131 £62,500 +4.16% 20
South East +50 68 £50,000 -2.91% 6
West Midlands +8 30 £47,500 +18.75% 2
East of England -14 29 £47,500 -20.83% 6
North West -52 23 £42,000 -6.66% 5
Berkshire +27 22 £45,750 -3.68%
Yorkshire +6 22 £42,500 -5.55% 2
South West -4 21 £46,250 -2.63% 5
Manchester -37 21 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Hampshire +18 20 £42,500 -39.28% 3
East Midlands +21 17 £36,250 -27.50% 3
City of London +15 13 £52,500 -22.22% 6
Hertfordshire +19 12 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Birmingham +16 12 £47,500 +26.66% 2
West Yorkshire +11 11 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Newbury - 11 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire +20 10 £26,500 -39.42% 1
Northampton +19 10 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Southampton +22 9 £40,000 -22.33% 1
Oxfordshire +12 9 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Bedfordshire +11 9 £60,000 - 1
Reading +27 8 £85,000 +70.00%
Scotland +5 7 £50,000 -2.43%
South Yorkshire -3 7 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Sheffield -8 7 £25,000 -41.17%
Wales -18 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 6 £57,500 +41.97% 2
South Wales -10 6 £53,750 +34.37%
Potters Bar - 6 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 778 (98.36%) PRINCE2
2 445 (56.26%) Project Management
3 279 (35.27%) Finance
4 235 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
5 197 (24.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 147 (18.58%) ITIL
7 123 (15.55%) PRINCE
8 120 (15.17%) Microsoft
9 119 (15.04%) Degree
10 91 (11.50%) Microsoft Project
11 85 (10.75%) Risk Management
12 79 (9.99%) SDLC
12 79 (9.99%) PMO
13 77 (9.73%) Scrum
14 75 (9.48%) Windows
14 75 (9.48%) Project Planning
15 67 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
16 61 (7.71%) Migration
16 61 (7.71%) Change Management
17 59 (7.46%) Data Centre
18 58 (7.33%) Continuous Improvement
18 58 (7.33%) PMP
19 56 (7.08%) Retail
19 56 (7.08%) Business Transformation
20 53 (6.70%) Change Control
20 53 (6.70%) Programme Management
21 49 (6.19%) PMI Certification
21 49 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
22 46 (5.82%) Service Delivery
22 46 (5.82%) Analytical Skills

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring 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 20 (2.53%) Confluence
1 20 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.52%) CMS
2 12 (1.52%) WebLogic
3 10 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (1.26%) MQSeries
4 9 (1.14%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (0.76%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.25%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.25%) JBoss
8 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.13%) Drupal
9 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 91 (11.50%) Microsoft Project
2 67 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
4 37 (4.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 26 (3.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.15%) SAP R/3
2 7 (0.88%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.63%) Workfront
5 4 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.51%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.38%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.13%) Changepoint
8 1 (0.13%) Movex
8 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.13%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.28%) Office 365
2 16 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.88%) SaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.13%) Force.com
6 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.54%) Firewall
2 27 (3.41%) LAN
3 17 (2.15%) Internet
4 16 (2.02%) WAN
5 13 (1.64%) Wireless
6 9 (1.14%) SAN
7 8 (1.01%) Unified Communications
8 6 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (0.76%) MPLS
8 6 (0.76%) Skype
8 6 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.76%) VoIP
9 5 (0.63%) BIG-IP
9 5 (0.63%) DNS
10 3 (0.38%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.25%) Broadband
11 2 (0.25%) Extranet
11 2 (0.25%) Intranet
11 2 (0.25%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.88%) DB2
2 7 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (0.63%) QlikView
5 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.38%) Power BI
6 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.13%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (4.30%) JIRA
2 6 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.25%) NUnit
5 1 (0.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
General
1 279 (35.27%) Finance
2 56 (7.08%) Retail
3 43 (5.44%) Banking
4 32 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 32 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 31 (3.92%) Marketing
6 23 (2.91%) Automotive
7 16 (2.02%) Advertising
8 12 (1.52%) Legal
9 11 (1.39%) Billing
10 8 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.76%) Front Office
13 4 (0.51%) French Language
13 4 (0.51%) German Language
13 4 (0.51%) Law
13 4 (0.51%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.38%) Back Office
14 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 489 (61.82%) Project Manager
2 113 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 92 (11.63%) IT Project Manager
4 80 (10.11%) Senior Manager
5 69 (8.72%) Infrastructure Manager
6 67 (8.47%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 64 (8.09%) Analyst
8 62 (7.84%) Senior Project Manager
9 47 (5.94%) Software Project Manager
10 33 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 32 (4.05%) Agile Project Manager
12 29 (3.67%) Implementation Manager
13 26 (3.29%) Project Implementation Manager
13 26 (3.29%) Technical Manager
14 24 (3.03%) Implementation Project Manager
14 24 (3.03%) Software Manager
15 23 (2.91%) Junior
16 22 (2.78%) Programme Manager
17 21 (2.65%) Coordinator
17 21 (2.65%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.03%) .NET
2 10 (1.26%) REST
2 10 (1.26%) SOAP
2 10 (1.26%) Web Services
2 10 (1.26%) XML
3 6 (0.76%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.63%) Mason
4 5 (0.63%) Middleware
5 1 (0.13%) CSS
5 1 (0.13%) EDI
5 1 (0.13%) HTML
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.13%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.13%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.46%) Data Centre
2 46 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.54%) NHS
4 27 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.53%) Driving Licence
6 16 (2.02%) Computer Science
7 14 (1.77%) Virtual Team
8 12 (1.52%) PMI
9 7 (0.88%) CCTV
9 7 (0.88%) Digital TV
9 7 (0.88%) User Experience
10 6 (0.76%) EPoS
10 6 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (0.76%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.51%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.38%) Fintech
12 3 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.25%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.25%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 75 (9.48%) Windows
2 31 (3.92%) Windows Server
3 25 (3.16%) Linux
4 18 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.01%) Unix
9 4 (0.51%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.13%) pSOS
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 778 (98.36%) PRINCE2
2 445 (56.26%) Project Management
3 235 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
4 197 (24.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 147 (18.58%) ITIL
6 123 (15.55%) PRINCE
7 85 (10.75%) Risk Management
8 79 (9.99%) SDLC
9 77 (9.73%) Scrum
10 75 (9.48%) Project Planning
11 61 (7.71%) Change Management
11 61 (7.71%) Migration
12 58 (7.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 56 (7.08%) Business Transformation
14 53 (6.70%) Change Control
14 53 (6.70%) Programme Management
15 46 (5.82%) Service Delivery
16 43 (5.44%) CRM
16 43 (5.44%) Service Management
17 42 (5.31%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (5.06%) SQL
2 7 (0.88%) C
2 7 (0.88%) PowerShell
3 6 (0.76%) C#
3 6 (0.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.51%) ABAP
4 4 (0.51%) Java
4 4 (0.51%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.25%) PHP
5 2 (0.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.25%) VB
6 1 (0.13%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.13%) C++
6 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.13%) Python
6 1 (0.13%) Ruby
6 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 119 (15.04%) Degree
2 58 (7.33%) PMP
3 49 (6.19%) PMI Certification
4 40 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (2.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 17 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 14 (1.77%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.14%) CISA
8 9 (1.14%) CISM
8 9 (1.14%) CISSP
8 9 (1.14%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.01%) CCNP
9 8 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.88%) ISEB
10 7 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.76%) APMP
12 5 (0.63%) MBA
13 4 (0.51%) HNC
13 4 (0.51%) MCSE
14 3 (0.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (9.99%) PMO
2 37 (4.68%) QA
3 10 (1.26%) HL7
4 9 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.76%) SLA
6 5 (0.63%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.63%) P3O
7 4 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.51%) TickIT
8 3 (0.38%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.25%) COBIT
9 2 (0.25%) EMIR
9 2 (0.25%) FATCA
9 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.25%) MiFID
10 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.51%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
5 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
1 10 (1.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 5 (0.63%) SCCM
3 3 (0.38%) PowerCLI
3 3 (0.38%) SCOM
4 2 (0.25%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 120 (15.17%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.06%) VMware
3 37 (4.68%) SAP
4 26 (3.29%) Cisco
4 26 (3.29%) Oracle
5 18 (2.28%) Citrix
5 18 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.52%) CheckPoint
6 12 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 11 (1.39%) HP
8 9 (1.14%) F5
8 9 (1.14%) IBM
9 8 (1.01%) Planview
10 6 (0.76%) webMethods
11 5 (0.63%) Fortinet
12 4 (0.51%) EMC
12 4 (0.51%) Palo Alto
12 4 (0.51%) Perforce
12 4 (0.51%) Remedy
12 4 (0.51%) Sage
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum to £60K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package & CAR
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Keele University
Salary: £40,523 - 48,327 per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ competitive + 15 % bonus, health, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Salary: + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago