Period
to 18 June 2018

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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 722 731 601
Rank change year-on-year +9 -130 -22
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 488 477 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 1.11% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 375 370 791
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £40,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,438 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.08% -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 40,769 42,834 54,801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.72% 24.91% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30,779 33,478 44,077
UK median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,900 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.65% - +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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 16 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 June 2018. 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 +8 457 £55,000 +1.38% 27
UK excluding London -33 287 £49,438 +4.08% 20
London +60 194 £62,500 - 7
South East +5 87 £50,000 -13.04% 6
East of England +4 57 £47,250 -0.53% 5
Midlands -18 57 £50,000 +5.26% 3
West Midlands -5 43 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North of England -26 42 £42,500 -5.56% 5
North West -1 21 £55,000 +25.71%
South West -10 21 £50,000 +3.09% 1
Scotland -14 20 £49,000 +32.43%
Yorkshire -6 19 £42,500 -8.60% 5
East Midlands -7 12 £41,250 -13.16%
Wales -7 3 £55,000 +37.50%
North East -17 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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.

1 488 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 296 (60.66%) Project Management
3 152 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (30.12%) Finance
5 127 (26.02%) Microsoft
6 123 (25.20%) ITIL
7 109 (22.34%) Degree
8 102 (20.90%) PMI Certification
9 88 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
10 87 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 82 (16.80%) PMP
12 80 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
13 75 (15.37%) Waterfall
14 74 (15.16%) Data Centre
15 71 (14.55%) Microsoft Project
16 69 (14.14%) PMO
17 67 (13.73%) ISEB
17 67 (13.73%) Change Management
18 66 (13.52%) Presales
19 65 (13.32%) Scrum
20 58 (11.89%) Driving Licence
21 56 (11.48%) Law
22 50 (10.25%) Windows
22 50 (10.25%) Microsoft Excel
23 49 (10.04%) Matrix Management
24 48 (9.84%) Project Planning
25 47 (9.63%) Service Management
26 44 (9.02%) PMI
26 44 (9.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
27 43 (8.81%) Risk Management

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 21 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.48%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.23%) Confluence
4 5 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.02%) CMS
5 4 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.61%) Smallworld
7 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.41%) IIS
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 71 (14.55%) Microsoft Project
2 50 (10.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (9.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (7.38%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (1.84%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.41%) Maya
8 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.61%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.20%) Office 365
2 22 (4.51%) IaaS
3 19 (3.89%) SaaS
4 13 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.05%) Dynamics 365
6 9 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.61%) PaaS
7 3 (0.61%) Yammer
8 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.76%) WAN
2 27 (5.53%) Internet
3 19 (3.89%) LAN
4 17 (3.48%) Skype
5 14 (2.87%) Firewall
6 10 (2.05%) Broadband
6 10 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (1.84%) Unified Communications
8 8 (1.64%) VoIP
9 7 (1.43%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (1.43%) MPLS
9 7 (1.43%) Wireless
9 7 (1.43%) WLAN
10 5 (1.02%) SAN
11 3 (0.61%) DHCP
11 3 (0.61%) DNS
11 3 (0.61%) Intranet
11 3 (0.61%) RNC
12 2 (0.41%) PBX
12 2 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.51%) GIS
2 8 (1.64%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.61%) Power BI
4 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.20%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.20%) OLAP
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.20%) QlikView
6 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (3.28%) JIRA
2 6 (1.23%) JMeter
2 6 (1.23%) LoadRunner
2 6 (1.23%) Selenium
2 6 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
General
1 147 (30.12%) Finance
2 56 (11.48%) Law
3 36 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 26 (5.33%) Legal
5 24 (4.92%) Marketing
6 14 (2.87%) Billing
6 14 (2.87%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.66%) Retail
8 8 (1.64%) Publishing
9 7 (1.43%) Banking
9 7 (1.43%) French Language
10 4 (0.82%) Games
11 3 (0.61%) Back Office
11 3 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.41%) Advertising
12 2 (0.41%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.41%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.41%) Local Government
13 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 331 (67.83%) Project Manager
2 108 (22.13%) IT Manager
3 104 (21.31%) IT Project Manager
4 71 (14.55%) Senior Manager
5 65 (13.32%) Senior Project Manager
6 30 (6.15%) Software Project Manager
6 30 (6.15%) Transition Manager
7 26 (5.33%) Applications Manager
8 24 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 24 (4.92%) Senior IT Manager
8 24 (4.92%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 23 (4.71%) Applications Project Manager
9 23 (4.71%) Infrastructure Manager
9 23 (4.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 22 (4.51%) PMO Manager
11 20 (4.10%) Technical Manager
12 19 (3.89%) Analyst
12 19 (3.89%) Delivery Manager
13 17 (3.48%) Senior Applications Project Manager
13 17 (3.48%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.07%) .NET
2 7 (1.43%) AngularJS
3 6 (1.23%) DCOM
3 6 (1.23%) Web Services
4 4 (0.82%) HTML
4 4 (0.82%) HTML5
4 4 (0.82%) Java EE
4 4 (0.82%) Node.js
4 4 (0.82%) React
5 1 (0.20%) COM
5 1 (0.20%) Flash
5 1 (0.20%) jQuery
5 1 (0.20%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 88 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (15.16%) Data Centre
3 58 (11.89%) Driving Licence
4 44 (9.02%) PMI
5 36 (7.38%) Management Information System
6 24 (4.92%) Social Network
7 13 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.05%) User Experience
9 9 (1.84%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.23%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.23%) NHS
11 5 (1.02%) Fintech
12 4 (0.82%) iPad
13 3 (0.61%) VxBlock/Vblock
14 1 (0.20%) Data Protection Act
14 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.20%) Fat Client
14 1 (0.20%) FMCG
14 1 (0.20%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.25%) Windows
2 35 (7.17%) Windows 10
3 13 (2.66%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.23%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.02%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.41%) Linux
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
8 1 (0.20%) Unix
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 296 (60.66%) Project Management
3 152 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (25.20%) ITIL
5 87 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 80 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
7 75 (15.37%) Waterfall
8 67 (13.73%) Change Management
9 66 (13.52%) Presales
10 65 (13.32%) Scrum
11 49 (10.04%) Matrix Management
12 48 (9.84%) Project Planning
13 47 (9.63%) Service Management
14 43 (8.81%) Risk Management
15 41 (8.40%) Quality Management
16 34 (6.97%) Business Analysis
16 34 (6.97%) Transition Management
17 33 (6.76%) CRM
18 32 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
18 32 (6.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.87%) Java
1 14 (2.87%) SQL
2 10 (2.05%) C#
3 9 (1.84%) C
4 6 (1.23%) VB
5 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 109 (22.34%) Degree
2 102 (20.90%) PMI Certification
3 82 (16.80%) PMP
4 67 (13.73%) ISEB
5 36 (7.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 34 (6.97%) Security Cleared
7 17 (3.48%) APMP
7 17 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 16 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (2.46%) MCSE
10 12 (2.46%) SC Cleared
11 10 (2.05%) CAPM
11 10 (2.05%) CCNP
11 10 (2.05%) HNC
11 10 (2.05%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 9 (1.84%) Numerate Degree
13 8 (1.64%) ISTQB
14 6 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (14.14%) PMO
2 28 (5.74%) SLA
3 17 (3.48%) QA
4 11 (2.25%) GDPR
5 6 (1.23%) P3O
6 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.20%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.61%) XenApp
5 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.25%) SCCM
2 7 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.82%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 127 (26.02%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.17%) Salesforce.com
3 30 (6.15%) Cisco
4 25 (5.12%) Citrix
5 24 (4.92%) Oracle
6 19 (3.89%) VMware
7 18 (3.69%) SAP
8 11 (2.25%) JD Edwards
9 9 (1.84%) F5
9 9 (1.84%) Google
10 8 (1.64%) NEC
11 7 (1.43%) Capita
11 7 (1.43%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.43%) Facebook
11 7 (1.43%) HP
12 5 (1.02%) iManage
12 5 (1.02%) Intapp
13 4 (0.82%) Sophos
14 3 (0.61%) Avaya
14 3 (0.61%) CommVault