Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 788 730 779
Rank change year-on-year -58 +49 -175
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 320 488 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 1.17% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 249 373 346
UK median annual salary £54,425 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,645 £38,000 £36,968
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.12% +3.16% -

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 36,734 41,603 42,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.71% 23.52% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26,370 31,807 33,809
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £76,520
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -1.18%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 -47 306 £54,425 -1.05% 4
UK excluding London +34 237 £52,000 +6.12% 3
South East +35 84 £52,500 +10.53% 1
North of England +58 73 £50,000 -4.76%
London -58 72 £65,000 - 1
North West +61 41 £50,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +42 31 £47,500 +11.76%
Midlands +15 31 £48,000 -4.00%
West Midlands +19 28 £45,625 -8.75%
East of England +44 23 £75,000 +56.25%
South West +12 15 £52,000 +4.00% 2
Scotland +1 9 £50,000 -6.98%
Wales +22 4 £47,500 +25.83%
East Midlands +23 3 £50,000 +17.65%
North East +14 1 £42,500 -5.56%

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 320 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 209 (65.31%) Project Management
3 117 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (35.94%) Finance
5 99 (30.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 90 (28.13%) ITIL
7 70 (21.88%) Degree
8 60 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 57 (17.81%) PMO
10 56 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (17.19%) Microsoft Project
12 45 (14.06%) PMI Certification
13 43 (13.44%) Scrum
13 43 (13.44%) Problem-Solving
14 42 (13.13%) Matrix Management
15 41 (12.81%) Data Centre
15 41 (12.81%) Waterfall
16 38 (11.88%) Line Management
17 37 (11.56%) Change Control
18 36 (11.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 36 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
19 35 (10.94%) Service Delivery
20 33 (10.31%) Matrix Organization
21 32 (10.00%) Service Management
22 31 (9.69%) PMP
23 30 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
23 30 (9.38%) Risk Management
23 30 (9.38%) Presales
23 30 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
23 30 (9.38%) Office 365

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 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.25%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 55 (17.19%) Microsoft Project
2 36 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (11.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 30 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (7.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.94%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.63%) Primavera
2 2 (0.63%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.31%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.31%) BPCS
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.31%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.31%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.31%) OPENContractor
3 1 (0.31%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.31%) Postilion
3 1 (0.31%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.31%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.38%) Office 365
2 20 (6.25%) IaaS
2 20 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (5.63%) SaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.75%) WAN
2 27 (8.44%) LAN
3 17 (5.31%) Firewall
4 15 (4.69%) Skype
5 14 (4.38%) Unified Communications
6 9 (2.81%) VoIP
6 9 (2.81%) Wireless
6 9 (2.81%) WLAN
7 7 (2.19%) SAN
8 6 (1.88%) Broadband
9 5 (1.56%) Internet
9 5 (1.56%) IP Telephony
10 4 (1.25%) MPLS
10 4 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.63%) Intranet
12 1 (0.31%) ATM
12 1 (0.31%) DHCP
12 1 (0.31%) DNS
12 1 (0.31%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (1.56%) GIS
3 3 (0.94%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.31%) Essbase
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (2.19%) JIRA
2 3 (0.94%) Hudson
General
1 115 (35.94%) Finance
2 29 (9.06%) Law
3 18 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.13%) Billing
4 10 (3.13%) Legal
4 10 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.19%) Local Government
5 7 (2.19%) Marketing
6 6 (1.88%) Retail
7 5 (1.56%) Military
8 2 (0.63%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) Electronics
8 2 (0.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 209 (65.31%) Project Manager
2 66 (20.63%) IT Manager
3 63 (19.69%) IT Project Manager
4 45 (14.06%) Senior Manager
5 41 (12.81%) Senior Project Manager
6 24 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
6 24 (7.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 19 (5.94%) Delivery Manager
7 19 (5.94%) Programme Manager
7 19 (5.94%) Transition Manager
8 13 (4.06%) Technical Manager
9 11 (3.44%) Digital Project Manager
9 11 (3.44%) Technical Project Manager
10 10 (3.13%) Head of Delivery
10 10 (3.13%) Head of Service Delivery
10 10 (3.13%) Senior IT Manager
10 10 (3.13%) Senior IT Project Manager
11 9 (2.81%) Analyst
11 9 (2.81%) Head of IT
12 8 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.81%) AngularJS
1 9 (2.81%) Node.js
1 9 (2.81%) React
2 1 (0.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (12.81%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.31%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.69%) PMI
5 14 (4.38%) Driving Licence
6 13 (4.06%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (3.44%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 10 (3.13%) Fintech
9 7 (2.19%) e-Learning
10 5 (1.56%) Fibre Optics
10 5 (1.56%) User Experience
11 3 (0.94%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.94%) FMCG
11 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.94%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.94%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.63%) CMDB
13 1 (0.31%) EPoS
13 1 (0.31%) NHS
13 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.31%) Windows
2 8 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.19%) Windows 10
3 7 (2.19%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 209 (65.31%) Project Management
3 117 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (30.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 90 (28.13%) ITIL
6 43 (13.44%) Problem-Solving
6 43 (13.44%) Scrum
7 42 (13.13%) Matrix Management
8 41 (12.81%) Waterfall
9 38 (11.88%) Line Management
10 37 (11.56%) Change Control
11 35 (10.94%) Service Delivery
12 33 (10.31%) Matrix Organization
13 32 (10.00%) Service Management
14 30 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 30 (9.38%) Presales
14 30 (9.38%) Risk Management
15 29 (9.06%) Project Planning
16 28 (8.75%) Change Management
16 28 (8.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.13%) C#
1 10 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 9 (2.81%) Java
3 6 (1.88%) C
4 2 (0.63%) SQL
5 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.31%) VB
5 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (21.88%) Degree
2 45 (14.06%) PMI Certification
3 31 (9.69%) PMP
4 27 (8.44%) Security Cleared
5 22 (6.88%) APMP
6 19 (5.94%) ISEB
7 18 (5.63%) ISEB Practitioner
8 11 (3.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (3.44%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.88%) HNC
10 6 (1.88%) HND
10 6 (1.88%) MCSA
11 5 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.94%) MBCS
14 2 (0.63%) CFA
14 2 (0.63%) Postgraduate
15 1 (0.31%) CCA
15 1 (0.31%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (17.81%) PMO
2 22 (6.88%) GDPR
3 19 (5.94%) SLA
4 12 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 7 (2.19%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.94%) QA
8 2 (0.63%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.63%) EMIR
8 2 (0.63%) FATCA
8 2 (0.63%) MiFID
8 2 (0.63%) P3O
8 2 (0.63%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.31%) COBIT
9 1 (0.31%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.88%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.56%) SCCM
2 4 (1.25%) SCOM
3 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.00%) Cisco
3 13 (4.06%) SAP
4 12 (3.75%) Oracle
4 12 (3.75%) VMware
5 11 (3.44%) NEC
6 8 (2.50%) Capita
7 7 (2.19%) Citrix
7 7 (2.19%) Virgin Media
8 6 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.94%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.63%) Cadence
10 2 (0.63%) Dell
10 2 (0.63%) F5
10 2 (0.63%) Forcepoint
10 2 (0.63%) HP
10 2 (0.63%) McAfee
10 2 (0.63%) NetApp
10 2 (0.63%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.63%) Snow