Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 797 758 765
Rank change year-on-year -39 +7 -119
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 300 437 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 1.08% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 232 351 386
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.84% -7.27%
10th Percentile £39,529 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,750 £50,198 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.08% +5.68% -5.00%

PRINCE2 Practitioner is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 34,079 40,406 43,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.85% 23.73% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 24,696 30,033 33,344
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,664 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England -15 291 £55,500 +0.91% 36
UK excluding London -32 190 £52,750 +5.08% 33
London +24 108 £57,500 -11.54% 5
South East 0 61 £60,000 +9.09% 12
North of England +49 60 £51,250 +7.89% 12
Yorkshire +23 30 £52,500 +23.53% 4
Midlands +12 30 £51,250 -10.09% 4
North West +40 29 £51,250 -2.38% 6
West Midlands +2 23 £48,000 -12.73% 2
East of England +48 19 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South West -7 12 £51,500 +3.00% 2
Scotland -7 8 £52,213 +16.03% 2
East Midlands +19 7 £60,000 +23.08% 2
North East +20 1 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Wales +11 1 £47,500 -5.00%

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 300 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 205 (68.33%) Project Management
3 134 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (31.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 87 (29.00%) PMI Certification
6 85 (28.33%) PMP
7 84 (28.00%) Finance
8 64 (21.33%) Degree
9 58 (19.33%) Microsoft
9 58 (19.33%) Decision-Making
10 57 (19.00%) ITIL
10 57 (19.00%) Scrum
11 53 (17.67%) Programme Management
12 52 (17.33%) PMO
13 46 (15.33%) Agile Project Management
13 46 (15.33%) Coaching
14 45 (15.00%) Telecoms
15 43 (14.33%) People Management
15 43 (14.33%) Security Cleared
16 42 (14.00%) PMI
17 38 (12.67%) Microsoft Project
18 37 (12.33%) Change Control
19 35 (11.67%) Waterfall
19 35 (11.67%) Matrix Management
20 34 (11.33%) Quality Management
21 33 (11.00%) Change Management
22 32 (10.67%) Time Management
22 32 (10.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
22 32 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
22 32 (10.67%) WAN

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 10 (3.33%) Skype for Business
2 7 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.33%) CMS
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 38 (12.67%) Microsoft Project
2 32 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (10.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (3.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.67%) Primavera
3 2 (0.67%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Postilion
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.00%) IaaS
2 19 (6.33%) Office 365
3 14 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.67%) SaaS
5 3 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.00%) Power Platform
6 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.67%) WAN
2 31 (10.33%) LAN
3 23 (7.67%) Wireless
4 20 (6.67%) VoIP
5 18 (6.00%) WLAN
6 14 (4.67%) Skype
7 10 (3.33%) Internet
8 9 (3.00%) SAN
9 7 (2.33%) DHCP
9 7 (2.33%) DNS
10 6 (2.00%) Unified Communications
10 6 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.67%) Firewall
12 4 (1.33%) Broadband
13 1 (0.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.67%) GIS
2 9 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (3.00%) SAP BW
3 7 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.00%) Power BI
5 2 (0.67%) EDMS
5 2 (0.67%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.33%) Big Data
6 1 (0.33%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.33%) Looker
6 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (2.00%) Hudson
2 4 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 84 (28.00%) Finance
2 45 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 23 (7.67%) Local Government
4 19 (6.33%) Law
5 12 (4.00%) Back Office
6 10 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.33%) Marketing
7 8 (2.67%) Retail
8 4 (1.33%) Electronics
9 3 (1.00%) Banking
9 3 (1.00%) Military
10 2 (0.67%) Front Office
10 2 (0.67%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 193 (64.33%) Project Manager
2 55 (18.33%) Senior Manager
2 55 (18.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 34 (11.33%) IT Manager
4 33 (11.00%) IT Project Manager
5 26 (8.67%) Delivery Manager
6 17 (5.67%) Telecoms Manager
6 17 (5.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 16 (5.33%) Mobile Project Manager
7 16 (5.33%) Wireless Product Manager
8 15 (5.00%) Programme Manager
9 14 (4.67%) Infrastructure Manager
10 13 (4.33%) Product Manager
11 12 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 10 (3.33%) Senior IT Manager
12 10 (3.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
13 9 (3.00%) Delivery Project Manager
14 8 (2.67%) Analyst
14 8 (2.67%) PMO Lead
15 7 (2.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.67%) HTML
2 6 (2.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (2.00%) Node.js
2 6 (2.00%) React
3 2 (0.67%) .NET
4 1 (0.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.00%) PMI
2 28 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.67%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (7.33%) Data Centre
5 21 (7.00%) Driving Licence
6 17 (5.67%) Management Information System
7 16 (5.33%) Fibre Optics
8 10 (3.33%) User Experience
9 6 (2.00%) e-Learning
9 6 (2.00%) Social Media
10 5 (1.67%) NHS
11 4 (1.33%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 3 (1.00%) Replication
13 2 (0.67%) FMCG
14 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
14 1 (0.33%) LLPG
14 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.33%) Windows
2 10 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (2.33%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 205 (68.33%) Project Management
3 134 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (31.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 58 (19.33%) Decision-Making
6 57 (19.00%) ITIL
6 57 (19.00%) Scrum
7 53 (17.67%) Programme Management
8 46 (15.33%) Agile Project Management
8 46 (15.33%) Coaching
9 43 (14.33%) People Management
10 37 (12.33%) Change Control
11 35 (11.67%) Matrix Management
11 35 (11.67%) Waterfall
12 34 (11.33%) Quality Management
13 33 (11.00%) Change Management
14 32 (10.67%) Portfolio Management
14 32 (10.67%) Time Management
15 31 (10.33%) Data Management
15 31 (10.33%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (4.33%) C#
3 9 (3.00%) SQL
4 6 (2.00%) Java
5 2 (0.67%) C
6 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 87 (29.00%) PMI Certification
2 85 (28.33%) PMP
3 64 (21.33%) Degree
4 43 (14.33%) Security Cleared
5 14 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (3.67%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.33%) MCSA
8 9 (3.00%) CCNA
8 9 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.67%) APMP
9 8 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (2.33%) CCA
10 7 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.33%) MCITP
11 5 (1.67%) ISEB
11 5 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.00%) HNC
12 3 (1.00%) HND
12 3 (1.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (17.33%) PMO
2 16 (5.33%) ISO 9001
2 16 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (4.33%) QA
4 5 (1.67%) SLA
5 3 (1.00%) GDPR
5 3 (1.00%) P3O
6 2 (0.67%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.67%) EMIR
6 2 (0.67%) FATCA
6 2 (0.67%) MiFID
6 2 (0.67%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.33%) GMP
7 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.33%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.33%) BitLocker
3 6 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 58 (19.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.33%) Capita
3 15 (5.00%) SAP
4 14 (4.67%) VMware
5 11 (3.67%) Cisco
5 11 (3.67%) Citrix
6 10 (3.33%) Oracle
7 7 (2.33%) Altiris
8 6 (2.00%) Virgin Media
9 4 (1.33%) NEC
9 4 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.00%) Google
10 3 (1.00%) NetApp
11 2 (0.67%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.33%) Adaptive Insights
12 1 (0.33%) Anaplan
12 1 (0.33%) Apple
12 1 (0.33%) Tableau
12 1 (0.33%) Tagetik