Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 714 801 742
Rank change year-on-year +87 -59 -6
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 132 313 494
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.87% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 99 256 404
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.98% +0.45% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,339 £37,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,375 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,250 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.13% +4.00% +5.26%

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 17,078 35,789 42,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.71% 24.35% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12,463 25,876 31,767
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,518 £26,490 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,529
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.06% +4.77%

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 7 July 2020.

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 7 July 2020. 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 +93 117 £55,000 -0.90% 2
London +113 61 £61,250 +6.52%
UK excluding London +78 60 £47,250 -9.13% 2
South East +101 18 £30,848 -35.06%
Midlands +95 17 £46,910 -6.18%
North of England +82 11 £47,500 -9.52% 2
East Midlands +70 11 £50,000 -16.67%
Yorkshire +91 7 £47,500 -18.10%
South West +92 6 £44,750 -12.25%
West Midlands +76 6 £41,500 -9.04%
Work from Home +61 6 £55,500 +8.90%
North West +76 4 £47,500 -5.00% 2
East of England +79 3 £54,750 -8.75%
Wales +20 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Scotland +85 2 £54,750 +4.86%

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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.

1 132 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 90 (68.18%) Project Management
3 67 (50.76%) Project Delivery
4 64 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (33.33%) Finance
6 40 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (21.21%) Change Management
8 27 (20.45%) Security Cleared
9 25 (18.94%) ITIL
9 25 (18.94%) Microsoft
10 21 (15.91%) Degree
11 20 (15.15%) Change Control
11 20 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
12 19 (14.39%) Retail
13 18 (13.64%) Capita
13 18 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
13 18 (13.64%) Agile Project Management
13 18 (13.64%) PMO
14 17 (12.88%) Data Centre
15 16 (12.12%) Decision-Making
15 16 (12.12%) Project Governance
15 16 (12.12%) Local Government
16 15 (11.36%) SC Cleared
16 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
17 14 (10.61%) Windows
17 14 (10.61%) PMP
17 14 (10.61%) PMI Certification
17 14 (10.61%) Migration
17 14 (10.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 13 (9.85%) 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 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (6.06%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.52%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) Power Platform
2 6 (4.55%) Azure
3 5 (3.79%) AWS
4 3 (2.27%) IaaS
4 3 (2.27%) PaaS
5 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) LAN
1 4 (3.03%) WAN
2 3 (2.27%) Internet
2 3 (2.27%) Wireless
3 2 (1.52%) Intranet
3 2 (1.52%) SAN
4 1 (0.76%) Skype
4 1 (0.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (5.30%) Power BI
2 3 (2.27%) Big Data
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 44 (33.33%) Finance
2 19 (14.39%) Retail
3 16 (12.12%) Local Government
4 13 (9.85%) Law
4 13 (9.85%) Police
5 7 (5.30%) Back Office
5 7 (5.30%) Public Sector
6 4 (3.03%) Fire and Rescue
7 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.52%) Automotive
8 2 (1.52%) Marketing
8 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.76%) Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 83 (62.88%) Project Manager
2 22 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 18 (13.64%) IT Manager
4 14 (10.61%) Senior Project Manager
5 11 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
6 10 (7.58%) Business Change Project Manager
6 10 (7.58%) IT Project Manager
7 9 (6.82%) Data Centre Manager
7 9 (6.82%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
7 9 (6.82%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 9 (6.82%) Migration Manager
7 9 (6.82%) Migration Project Manager
8 8 (6.06%) Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Coordinator
8 8 (6.06%) Project Coordinator
9 7 (5.30%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.30%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (5.30%) Developer
9 7 (5.30%) Operations Manager
9 7 (5.30%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (6.82%) PMI
4 7 (5.30%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) CCTV
7 1 (0.76%) Social Media
7 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.61%) Windows
2 7 (5.30%) Windows 2000
2 7 (5.30%) Windows XP
3 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 90 (68.18%) Project Management
3 67 (50.76%) Project Delivery
4 64 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (21.21%) Change Management
7 25 (18.94%) ITIL
8 20 (15.15%) Change Control
9 18 (13.64%) Agile Project Management
9 18 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
10 16 (12.12%) Decision-Making
10 16 (12.12%) Project Governance
11 14 (10.61%) Migration
11 14 (10.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 13 (9.85%) Analytics
12 13 (9.85%) Budget Control
12 13 (9.85%) Waterfall
13 12 (9.09%) Resource Management
13 12 (9.09%) Service Management
14 10 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.30%) C#
1 7 (5.30%) SQL
1 7 (5.30%) VB
1 7 (5.30%) VB.NET
2 2 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 21 (15.91%) Degree
3 15 (11.36%) SC Cleared
4 14 (10.61%) PMI Certification
4 14 (10.61%) PMP
5 6 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.27%) APMP
8 2 (1.52%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.76%) CISM
9 1 (0.76%) CISSP
9 1 (0.76%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.64%) PMO
2 5 (3.79%) SLA
3 3 (2.27%) GDPR
3 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.52%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.52%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.64%) Capita
3 9 (6.82%) Oracle
4 7 (5.30%) Tableau
4 7 (5.30%) VMware
5 5 (3.79%) Cisco
5 5 (3.79%) Citrix
6 3 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.27%) Dell
6 3 (2.27%) HP
7 2 (1.52%) SAP