Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 771 650 581
Rank change year-on-year -121 -69 +27
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 432 667 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 1.34% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 372 583 815
UK median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% -2.91%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £38,200
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.41% +13.68% -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 43339 49843 59216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.00% 26.20% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33310 39984 47288
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,969
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -141 404 £55,000 - 27
UK excluding London -65 275 £50,000 -7.41% 19
London -102 151 £60,000 - 9
South East +6 71 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Midlands -39 62 £55,000 +1.85% 4
North of England -9 61 £45,500 -1.09% 7
West Midlands -47 54 £55,000 +1.85% 4
East of England -5 36 £46,500 -13.89%
Yorkshire +19 33 £48,500 +5.43% 1
North West -18 26 £45,000 -5.26% 3
South West +4 22 £51,000 -5.56% 1
Wales +25 14 £42,500 -19.05%
Scotland -10 10 £47,500 +26.67% 1
East Midlands +26 8 £52,500 +5.00%
North East +4 2 £44,500 +5.95% 3

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 432 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 258 (59.72%) Project Management
3 136 (31.48%) Finance
4 131 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
5 120 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 102 (23.61%) ITIL
7 98 (22.69%) Microsoft
8 76 (17.59%) Microsoft Project
9 70 (16.20%) PMI Certification
10 69 (15.97%) Degree
11 61 (14.12%) Change Management
11 61 (14.12%) Microsoft Office
12 58 (13.43%) PMO
13 50 (11.57%) Programme Management
14 49 (11.34%) Microsoft Excel
15 45 (10.42%) SAP
15 45 (10.42%) Risk Management
16 44 (10.19%) PMP
17 42 (9.72%) Scrum
17 42 (9.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 40 (9.26%) Project Planning
19 39 (9.03%) Waterfall
19 39 (9.03%) SDLC
19 39 (9.03%) PMI
20 38 (8.80%) People Management
21 31 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
21 31 (7.18%) Logistics
22 30 (6.94%) Telecoms
22 30 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
23 29 (6.71%) APMP

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 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.16%) Confluence
3 5 (1.16%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.93%) CMS
5 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.23%) JBoss
6 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 76 (17.59%) Microsoft Project
2 61 (14.12%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (11.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 42 (9.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 23 (5.32%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (2.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 7 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.46%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.46%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.46%) Workfront
5 1 (0.23%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.23%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.23%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.32%) Office 365
2 19 (4.40%) SaaS
3 13 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.69%) PaaS
6 2 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.46%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.63%) WAN
2 11 (2.55%) VPN
3 9 (2.08%) Firewall
4 7 (1.62%) VoIP
5 6 (1.39%) DHCP
5 6 (1.39%) DNS
5 6 (1.39%) FTP
5 6 (1.39%) Internet
5 6 (1.39%) SMS
6 5 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.93%) SAN
7 4 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.69%) SSL
8 3 (0.69%) Wireless
9 2 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.46%) Skype
9 2 (0.46%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.23%) Wireless Security
10 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.24%) Relational Database
2 13 (3.01%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.31%) RDBMS
4 10 (2.31%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.46%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (0.46%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.46%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.23%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.23%) GIS
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (3.24%) JIRA
2 5 (1.16%) JMeter
2 5 (1.16%) Selenium
3 3 (0.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.46%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 136 (31.48%) Finance
2 30 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 29 (6.71%) Legal
4 22 (5.09%) Marketing
5 20 (4.63%) Manufacturing
6 18 (4.17%) Retail
7 16 (3.70%) Banking
8 12 (2.78%) Law
9 11 (2.55%) Electronics
10 4 (0.93%) Local Government
11 3 (0.69%) Billing
12 2 (0.46%) Automotive
12 2 (0.46%) Games
12 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.46%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 285 (65.97%) Project Manager
2 71 (16.44%) IT Manager
3 68 (15.74%) IT Project Manager
4 45 (10.42%) Senior Manager
5 44 (10.19%) Senior Project Manager
6 40 (9.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 35 (8.10%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 30 (6.94%) Programme Manager
9 23 (5.32%) Analyst
10 18 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 18 (4.17%) Senior IT Manager
10 18 (4.17%) Senior IT Project Manager
10 18 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
11 17 (3.94%) Architect
12 16 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (3.70%) Transformation Manager
13 15 (3.47%) Business Analyst
13 15 (3.47%) Technical Manager
13 15 (3.47%) Technical Project Manager
14 14 (3.24%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.08%) SAP PI
2 6 (1.39%) .NET
3 4 (0.93%) Web Services
4 3 (0.69%) Mason
4 3 (0.69%) XML
5 2 (0.46%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.46%) DCOM
5 2 (0.46%) HTML
5 2 (0.46%) HTML5
5 2 (0.46%) J2EE
5 2 (0.46%) Java EE
5 2 (0.46%) MDX
5 2 (0.46%) Node.js
5 2 (0.46%) React
6 1 (0.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.03%) PMI
2 30 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.63%) Driving Licence
3 20 (4.63%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 10 (2.31%) NHS
6 9 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.62%) Replication
8 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.46%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.46%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.46%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.46%) SCADA
9 2 (0.46%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.23%) CCTV
10 1 (0.23%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.23%) PKI
10 1 (0.23%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.79%) Windows
2 7 (1.62%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.69%) Linux
4 3 (0.69%) Unix
4 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 258 (59.72%) Project Management
3 131 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 102 (23.61%) ITIL
6 61 (14.12%) Change Management
7 50 (11.57%) Programme Management
8 45 (10.42%) Risk Management
9 42 (9.72%) Scrum
10 40 (9.26%) Project Planning
11 39 (9.03%) SDLC
11 39 (9.03%) Waterfall
12 38 (8.80%) People Management
13 31 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (7.18%) Logistics
14 29 (6.71%) Service Delivery
15 28 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (6.48%) CRM
16 26 (6.02%) ITIL V3
17 25 (5.79%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.17%) C
1 18 (4.17%) Java
1 18 (4.17%) SQL
2 4 (0.93%) C#
3 2 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (0.46%) VB
4 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 70 (16.20%) PMI Certification
2 69 (15.97%) Degree
3 44 (10.19%) PMP
4 29 (6.71%) APMP
5 27 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (3.01%) ISEB
7 12 (2.78%) Master's Degree
7 12 (2.78%) Security Cleared
8 11 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (2.08%) MCSE
11 8 (1.85%) CISSP
11 8 (1.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 7 (1.62%) CCNP
13 6 (1.39%) CAPM
13 6 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
13 6 (1.39%) ISTQB
13 6 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
15 4 (0.93%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (13.43%) PMO
2 17 (3.94%) QA
3 12 (2.78%) GDPR
4 9 (2.08%) SLA
5 8 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.39%) P3O
7 2 (0.46%) COBIT
7 2 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.46%) EMIR
7 2 (0.46%) MiFID
7 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.69%) XenApp
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (0.93%) SCCM
2 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.46%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.23%) SCOM
3 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 98 (22.69%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.42%) SAP
3 27 (6.25%) VMware
4 25 (5.79%) Citrix
5 19 (4.40%) Oracle
6 14 (3.24%) Cisco
7 6 (1.39%) F5
7 6 (1.39%) Google
7 6 (1.39%) HP
7 6 (1.39%) Tableau
8 5 (1.16%) Avaya
8 5 (1.16%) Remedy
9 4 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.69%) CommVault
10 3 (0.69%) NetApp
10 3 (0.69%) Sophos
11 2 (0.46%) Civica
11 2 (0.46%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.46%) Mitel
11 2 (0.46%) Sage