Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 765 604 589
Rank change year-on-year -161 -15 +4
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 421 754 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.39% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 1.49% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 354 674 785
UK median annual salary £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £39,075 £40,725 £40,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £54,000 £48,375
% change year-on-year -10.19% +11.63% -0.26%

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 42351 50528 59666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.25% 26.36% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32535 40628 47615
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 -147 397 £52,500 -4.55% 20
UK excluding London -79 280 £48,500 -10.19% 20
London -140 134 £60,000 - 2
South East +8 70 £60,000 +9.09% 12
North of England +2 66 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Midlands -39 62 £55,000 +1.85%
West Midlands -32 54 £55,000 +1.85%
East of England -9 38 £46,500 -13.89% 4
Yorkshire +21 34 £48,000 +4.35%
North West -15 30 £45,000 -14.29% 1
South West +1 23 £45,000 -16.67% 1
Wales +29 12 £42,500 -22.73%
Scotland -11 9 £47,500 - 2
East Midlands +38 8 £52,500 +5.00%
North East +14 2 £44,500 +5.95%

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 421 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 270 (64.13%) Project Management
3 134 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (30.88%) Finance
5 119 (28.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 97 (23.04%) ITIL
7 96 (22.80%) Microsoft
8 79 (18.76%) Microsoft Project
9 71 (16.86%) Degree
10 67 (15.91%) PMI Certification
11 61 (14.49%) Change Management
12 58 (13.78%) PMO
13 55 (13.06%) Microsoft Office
14 54 (12.83%) Microsoft Excel
15 47 (11.16%) Programme Management
16 46 (10.93%) Risk Management
17 45 (10.69%) PMP
17 45 (10.69%) SAP
18 43 (10.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 40 (9.50%) Waterfall
19 40 (9.50%) SDLC
20 37 (8.79%) People Management
21 36 (8.55%) Scrum
22 34 (8.08%) Logistics
23 33 (7.84%) Telecoms
24 32 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
25 31 (7.36%) Project Planning
26 30 (7.13%) CRM
26 30 (7.13%) PMI
26 30 (7.13%) Legal

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 15 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.66%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.43%) CMS
3 6 (1.43%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.95%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.71%) Confluence
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.24%) JBoss
6 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 79 (18.76%) Microsoft Project
2 55 (13.06%) Microsoft Office
3 54 (12.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 43 (10.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 24 (5.70%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.48%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.24%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.24%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.75%) SaaS
2 19 (4.51%) Office 365
3 10 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.19%) PaaS
5 2 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.48%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.94%) WAN
2 12 (2.85%) VPN
3 11 (2.61%) Internet
4 7 (1.66%) FTP
5 6 (1.43%) SMS
5 6 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.43%) VoIP
6 5 (1.19%) DHCP
6 5 (1.19%) DNS
6 5 (1.19%) Firewall
6 5 (1.19%) Skype
7 4 (0.95%) SAN
7 4 (0.95%) Wireless
8 3 (0.71%) SSL
8 3 (0.71%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.48%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.48%) LAN
10 1 (0.24%) LDAP
10 1 (0.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.56%) Relational Database
2 13 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.85%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.61%) RDBMS
5 10 (2.38%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (0.95%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (0.95%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.95%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.24%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.24%) GIS
8 1 (0.24%) MySQL
8 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (1.66%) JIRA
1 7 (1.66%) JMeter
1 7 (1.66%) Selenium
2 5 (1.19%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.95%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 130 (30.88%) Finance
2 33 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 30 (7.13%) Legal
4 24 (5.70%) Marketing
5 21 (4.99%) Manufacturing
6 19 (4.51%) Retail
7 16 (3.80%) Banking
8 12 (2.85%) Electronics
9 8 (1.90%) Law
10 4 (0.95%) Billing
10 4 (0.95%) Local Government
11 2 (0.48%) Automotive
11 2 (0.48%) Games
11 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 294 (69.83%) Project Manager
2 74 (17.58%) IT Manager
3 71 (16.86%) IT Project Manager
4 52 (12.35%) Senior Manager
5 51 (12.11%) Senior Project Manager
6 41 (9.74%) Infrastructure Manager
7 36 (8.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 25 (5.94%) Programme Manager
9 21 (4.99%) Analyst
10 20 (4.75%) Software Project Manager
11 18 (4.28%) Technical Manager
11 18 (4.28%) Technical Project Manager
12 17 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 15 (3.56%) Business Analyst
13 15 (3.56%) Senior IT Manager
13 15 (3.56%) Senior IT Project Manager
14 14 (3.33%) Architect
15 13 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
15 13 (3.09%) SAP Project Manager
15 13 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.38%) SAP PI
2 6 (1.43%) .NET
3 5 (1.19%) Web Services
4 4 (0.95%) DCOM
4 4 (0.95%) MDX
5 3 (0.71%) React
5 3 (0.71%) XML
6 2 (0.48%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.48%) HTML
6 2 (0.48%) HTML5
6 2 (0.48%) Java EE
6 2 (0.48%) Node.js
7 1 (0.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.13%) PMI
2 25 (5.94%) Driving Licence
3 23 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.75%) Virtual Team
5 17 (4.04%) Data Centre
5 17 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.90%) NHS
6 8 (1.90%) Replication
7 7 (1.66%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.71%) CCTV
8 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.48%) Fintech
9 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.48%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.48%) SCADA
10 1 (0.24%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.24%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.24%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.24%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.94%) Windows
2 8 (1.90%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.19%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.95%) Linux
5 3 (0.71%) Unix
5 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 270 (64.13%) Project Management
3 134 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (28.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 97 (23.04%) ITIL
6 61 (14.49%) Change Management
7 47 (11.16%) Programme Management
8 46 (10.93%) Risk Management
9 40 (9.50%) SDLC
9 40 (9.50%) Waterfall
10 37 (8.79%) People Management
11 36 (8.55%) Scrum
12 34 (8.08%) Logistics
13 32 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (7.36%) Project Planning
15 30 (7.13%) CRM
16 26 (6.18%) Service Delivery
17 25 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
18 24 (5.70%) ERP
19 23 (5.46%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.04%) Java
1 17 (4.04%) SQL
2 16 (3.80%) C
3 7 (1.66%) C#
4 4 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (0.95%) VB
5 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 71 (16.86%) Degree
2 67 (15.91%) PMI Certification
3 45 (10.69%) PMP
4 27 (6.41%) APMP
5 22 (5.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (2.61%) Master's Degree
7 10 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.14%) ISEB
9 8 (1.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 6 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
10 6 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (0.95%) APMG
12 4 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.95%) CISSP
12 4 (0.95%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.71%) CCNP
13 3 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (13.78%) PMO
2 15 (3.56%) QA
3 10 (2.38%) GDPR
3 10 (2.38%) SLA
4 7 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.48%) COBIT
6 2 (0.48%) EMIR
6 2 (0.48%) MiFID
6 2 (0.48%) P3O
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.66%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) UAG
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (0.95%) SCCM
2 1 (0.24%) SCOM
2 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 96 (22.80%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.69%) SAP
3 24 (5.70%) VMware
4 22 (5.23%) Citrix
5 20 (4.75%) Oracle
6 8 (1.90%) Cisco
7 6 (1.43%) Tableau
8 5 (1.19%) HP
9 4 (0.95%) Capita
9 4 (0.95%) IBM
9 4 (0.95%) Nintex
10 3 (0.71%) Avaya
10 3 (0.71%) Remedy
11 2 (0.48%) Apple
11 2 (0.48%) CA
11 2 (0.48%) Dell
11 2 (0.48%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.48%) Mitel
11 2 (0.48%) Sage
12 1 (0.24%) CheckPoint