Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 745 681 602
Rank change year-on-year -64 -79 -47
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 449 543 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 1.22% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 348 442 787
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £36,534 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.41% +13.68% -7.77%

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 41,555 44,572 58,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.72% 25.37% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32,255 35,232 46,572
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -59 420 £55,000 +1.85% 40
UK excluding London -82 258 £50,000 -7.41% 19
London +18 183 £60,000 - 22
South East +19 82 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North of England -1 54 £52,500 +16.67% 9
East of England -9 48 £44,900 -16.85% 4
Midlands -55 43 £51,250 -5.09% 2
West Midlands -41 30 £53,750 -0.46% 2
Yorkshire 0 27 £46,000 +2.22% 2
North West +12 23 £55,000 +37.50% 5
East Midlands -9 13 £48,750 -2.50%
Scotland -21 12 £49,000 +51.94% 1
South West -27 11 £55,000 +1.85% 1
Wales +7 8 £39,500 -1.25%
North East - 4 £45,000 - 2
Northern Ireland - 2 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 449 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 265 (59.02%) Project Management
3 146 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (28.06%) Finance
5 112 (24.94%) ITIL
6 105 (23.39%) Microsoft
6 105 (23.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 88 (19.60%) PMI Certification
8 83 (18.49%) Degree
9 72 (16.04%) Scrum
10 67 (14.92%) Waterfall
11 64 (14.25%) Change Management
12 62 (13.81%) PMO
13 58 (12.92%) PMI
13 58 (12.92%) PMP
14 54 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (11.58%) Microsoft Project
16 49 (10.91%) Risk Management
17 45 (10.02%) Project Planning
18 44 (9.80%) Citrix
19 43 (9.58%) Windows
20 41 (9.13%) Programme Management
21 37 (8.24%) VMware
22 36 (8.02%) Cisco
22 36 (8.02%) Presales
23 34 (7.57%) Driving Licence
23 34 (7.57%) Microsoft Office
24 33 (7.35%) Service Management
24 33 (7.35%) SDLC
25 32 (7.13%) Data Centre

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 14 (3.12%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.45%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.56%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.34%) Confluence
5 5 (1.11%) CMS
5 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.22%) IIS
7 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 52 (11.58%) Microsoft Project
2 34 (7.57%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (6.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 23 (5.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.78%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.45%) Maya
7 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.45%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.45%) Workfront
3 1 (0.22%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.22%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.13%) Office 365
2 20 (4.45%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.45%) SaaS
5 7 (1.56%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.90%) WAN
2 17 (3.79%) Firewall
3 13 (2.90%) Internet
3 13 (2.90%) LAN
4 11 (2.45%) VoIP
4 11 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (1.78%) Wireless
5 8 (1.78%) WLAN
6 7 (1.56%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (1.34%) DHCP
7 6 (1.34%) DNS
8 5 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (1.11%) MPLS
9 4 (0.89%) SAN
10 3 (0.67%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.45%) Intranet
11 2 (0.45%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.45%) Radio Access Network
11 2 (0.45%) RNC
11 2 (0.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.11%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (0.89%) GIS
4 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 21 (4.68%) JIRA
2 7 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.34%) JMeter
3 6 (1.34%) LoadRunner
3 6 (1.34%) Selenium
4 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 126 (28.06%) Finance
2 32 (7.13%) Legal
3 26 (5.79%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.45%) Law
5 18 (4.01%) Marketing
6 12 (2.67%) Billing
7 11 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.45%) Retail
8 9 (2.00%) Banking
9 6 (1.34%) Publishing
10 4 (0.89%) Electronics
11 3 (0.67%) Local Government
12 2 (0.45%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.22%) French Language
13 1 (0.22%) Games
13 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 308 (68.60%) Project Manager
2 92 (20.49%) IT Manager
3 88 (19.60%) IT Project Manager
4 64 (14.25%) Senior Manager
5 56 (12.47%) Senior Project Manager
6 30 (6.68%) Infrastructure Manager
7 28 (6.24%) Programme Manager
8 26 (5.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 23 (5.12%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 23 (5.12%) Senior IT Manager
9 23 (5.12%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 23 (5.12%) Software Project Manager
10 22 (4.90%) PMO Manager
11 20 (4.45%) Analyst
12 19 (4.23%) Architect
13 18 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (4.01%) Technical Manager
14 16 (3.56%) Technical Project Manager
15 15 (3.34%) Applications Manager
16 13 (2.90%) Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.90%) .NET
2 8 (1.78%) Web Services
3 7 (1.56%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.34%) DCOM
5 4 (0.89%) HTML
5 4 (0.89%) HTML5
5 4 (0.89%) Java EE
5 4 (0.89%) Mason
5 4 (0.89%) Node.js
5 4 (0.89%) React
6 2 (0.45%) J2EE
7 1 (0.22%) LDAP
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.22%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.92%) PMI
2 54 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (7.57%) Driving Licence
4 32 (7.13%) Data Centre
5 19 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.23%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.23%) NHS
7 9 (2.00%) Social Network
7 9 (2.00%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.34%) User Experience
9 5 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.11%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.11%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.67%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.45%) EPoS
11 2 (0.45%) PKI
11 2 (0.45%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.45%) Replication
11 2 (0.45%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.58%) Windows
2 23 (5.12%) Windows 10
3 8 (1.78%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.34%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.22%) Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 265 (59.02%) Project Management
3 146 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (24.94%) ITIL
5 105 (23.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 72 (16.04%) Scrum
7 67 (14.92%) Waterfall
8 64 (14.25%) Change Management
9 49 (10.91%) Risk Management
10 45 (10.02%) Project Planning
11 41 (9.13%) Programme Management
12 36 (8.02%) Presales
13 33 (7.35%) SDLC
13 33 (7.35%) Service Management
14 32 (7.13%) ITIL V3
15 30 (6.68%) Continuous Improvement
16 28 (6.24%) Business Analysis
16 28 (6.24%) People Management
17 26 (5.79%) Line Management
17 26 (5.79%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.90%) SQL
2 11 (2.45%) C
2 11 (2.45%) Java
3 10 (2.23%) C#
4 6 (1.34%) VB
5 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 88 (19.60%) PMI Certification
2 83 (18.49%) Degree
3 58 (12.92%) PMP
4 32 (7.13%) APMP
5 30 (6.68%) ISEB
6 25 (5.57%) Security Cleared
7 24 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (5.12%) MCSE
9 19 (4.23%) CCNP
9 19 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 18 (4.01%) CAPM
11 13 (2.90%) SC Cleared
12 10 (2.23%) ISTQB
12 10 (2.23%) Numerate Degree
12 10 (2.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 9 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
14 8 (1.78%) HNC
14 8 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (13.81%) PMO
2 20 (4.45%) QA
3 12 (2.67%) GDPR
4 6 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.11%) SLA
6 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.89%) P3O
7 2 (0.45%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.22%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (1.11%) XenApp
5 4 (0.89%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.23%) SCCM
2 6 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.11%) SCOM
3 5 (1.11%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 105 (23.39%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.80%) Citrix
3 37 (8.24%) VMware
4 36 (8.02%) Cisco
5 29 (6.46%) SAP
6 22 (4.90%) Oracle
7 21 (4.68%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (4.01%) F5
8 18 (4.01%) Google
9 13 (2.90%) HP
10 9 (2.00%) JD Edwards
11 7 (1.56%) Avaya
12 6 (1.34%) Capita
12 6 (1.34%) Intapp
12 6 (1.34%) Meraki
12 6 (1.34%) Sophos
13 5 (1.11%) 3PAR
13 5 (1.11%) Civica
13 5 (1.11%) iManage
13 5 (1.11%) OpenText