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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 22 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 845 790 745
Rank change year-on-year -55 -45 +57
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 379 112 169
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.58% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 221 93 131
10th Percentile £41,500 £36,250 £31,696
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £42,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,140 £47,250 £54,380
Median % change year-on-year +16.70% -13.11% -2.46%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £64,625
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £48,160
% change year-on-year +17.78% -6.56% -8.27%

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 40,222 19,223 19,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.62% 20.88% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16,969 12,481 14,992
10th Percentile £30,932 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,838 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,550 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner.

Salary trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner over the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

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 22 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -62 321 £55,140 +16.08% 19
UK excluding London -21 213 £53,000 +17.78% 12
Work from Home -96 210 £56,750 +26.11%
London -202 107 £62,000 +1.64% 7
North of England -17 78 £55,000 +26.67% 1
North West -19 57 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Midlands -34 52 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South East -75 46 £56,320 +25.16% 6
East Midlands -8 30 £45,000 -10.00%
West Midlands -47 22 £50,000 -23.08% 2
Yorkshire -41 20 £62,500 +43.94%
South West -17 17 £60,000 -11.11%
Wales -30 8 £42,924 +22.64%
East of England -70 8 £53,500 +17.58% 3
Scotland -54 7 £49,000 +8.89%
North East - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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.

1 379 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 313 (82.59%) Project Management
3 180 (47.49%) Agile
4 126 (33.25%) Project Delivery
5 122 (32.19%) Finance
6 117 (30.87%) Change Management
6 117 (30.87%) Programme Management
7 116 (30.61%) Decision-Making
8 109 (28.76%) Social Skills
9 102 (26.91%) Public Sector
10 91 (24.01%) Security Cleared
11 86 (22.69%) Business Case
12 80 (21.11%) Microsoft Project
12 80 (21.11%) Microsoft Office
13 77 (20.32%) SC Cleared
14 75 (19.79%) Agile Project Management
14 75 (19.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 70 (18.47%) PMO
16 68 (17.94%) Microsoft
17 67 (17.68%) Problem-Solving
18 66 (17.41%) Knowledge Management
19 54 (14.25%) PMI Certification
20 53 (13.98%) Migration
21 52 (13.72%) Project Governance
22 50 (13.19%) ITIL
22 50 (13.19%) Organisational Skills
23 47 (12.40%) Data Centre
24 45 (11.87%) Microsoft Excel
25 43 (11.35%) PMP
26 41 (10.82%) Waterfall

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 25 (6.60%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.11%) MS Project Server
3 3 (0.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 80 (21.11%) Microsoft Office
1 80 (21.11%) Microsoft Project
2 45 (11.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (9.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (5.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.37%) Azure
2 7 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (1.58%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (1.32%) SaaS
5 4 (1.06%) AWS
6 2 (0.53%) IaaS
6 2 (0.53%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.79%) VoIP
2 2 (0.53%) Network Security
2 2 (0.53%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.26%) 2G
3 1 (0.26%) 3G
3 1 (0.26%) 4G
3 1 (0.26%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) LAN
3 1 (0.26%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.37%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (1.06%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.26%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (3.69%) JIRA
General
1 122 (32.19%) Finance
2 109 (28.76%) Social Skills
3 102 (26.91%) Public Sector
4 50 (13.19%) Organisational Skills
5 39 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (10.03%) Presentation Skills
7 19 (5.01%) Banking
8 18 (4.75%) Retail
9 17 (4.49%) Telecoms
10 16 (4.22%) Legal
11 15 (3.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 13 (3.43%) Influencing Skills
13 12 (3.17%) Manufacturing
14 9 (2.37%) Aviation
14 9 (2.37%) Marketing
15 8 (2.11%) Automotive
16 7 (1.85%) Electronics
17 5 (1.32%) Law
18 4 (1.06%) Billing
19 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 300 (79.16%) Project Manager
2 66 (17.41%) IT Manager
3 63 (16.62%) IT Project Manager
4 36 (9.50%) Technical Manager
5 30 (7.92%) Technical Project Manager
6 29 (7.65%) Software Project Manager
7 27 (7.12%) Senior Manager
8 26 (6.86%) Senior Project Manager
9 25 (6.60%) Infrastructure Manager
10 22 (5.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 20 (5.28%) Implementation Manager
11 20 (5.28%) Implementation Project Manager
11 20 (5.28%) Project Implementation Manager
11 20 (5.28%) Software Implementation Manager
11 20 (5.28%) Software Implementation Project Manager
12 18 (4.75%) Senior IT Manager
12 18 (4.75%) Senior IT Project Manager
13 14 (3.69%) Analyst
14 8 (2.11%) Business Analyst
14 8 (2.11%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.06%) React
2 1 (0.26%) Flash
2 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.40%) Data Centre
2 27 (7.12%) PMI
3 18 (4.75%) Legacy Systems
3 18 (4.75%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.69%) Driving Licence
4 14 (3.69%) NHS
5 7 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.53%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.53%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.53%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.26%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 313 (82.59%) Project Management
3 180 (47.49%) Agile
4 126 (33.25%) Project Delivery
5 117 (30.87%) Change Management
5 117 (30.87%) Programme Management
6 116 (30.61%) Decision-Making
7 86 (22.69%) Business Case
8 75 (19.79%) Agile Project Management
8 75 (19.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 67 (17.68%) Problem-Solving
10 66 (17.41%) Knowledge Management
11 53 (13.98%) Migration
12 52 (13.72%) Project Governance
13 50 (13.19%) ITIL
14 41 (10.82%) Waterfall
15 39 (10.29%) Matrix Organization
15 39 (10.29%) Risk Management
16 38 (10.03%) Project Planning
17 35 (9.23%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 91 (24.01%) Security Cleared
2 77 (20.32%) SC Cleared
3 54 (14.25%) PMI Certification
4 43 (11.35%) PMP
5 30 (7.92%) Degree
6 16 (4.22%) APMP
7 13 (3.43%) DBS Check
8 12 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.32%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.06%) MAPM
11 4 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.53%) CCIE
12 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.53%) MCSE
12 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.26%) APMG
13 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (18.47%) PMO
2 24 (6.33%) QA
3 16 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.37%) P3O
5 5 (1.32%) GRC
6 4 (1.06%) SLA
7 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.26%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.26%) IFRS
9 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 68 (17.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.28%) NEC
2 20 (5.28%) Northgate
3 9 (2.37%) SAP
4 5 (1.32%) ServiceNow
4 5 (1.32%) VMware
5 3 (0.79%) Citrix
5 3 (0.79%) Oracle
6 2 (0.53%) Cisco
6 2 (0.53%) JDA
6 2 (0.53%) Symantec
6 2 (0.53%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.26%) Progress
7 1 (0.26%) Remedy