Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 785 810 801
Rank change year-on-year +25 -9 -150
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 279 357 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 0.93% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 214 268 368
UK median annual salary £54,921 £53,236 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -3.21% -
10th Percentile £37,727 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,875 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%

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 31,037 38,331 43,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.70% 23.70% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22,863 28,393 33,204
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 12 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 12 November 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 +34 278 £54,921 -0.14% 26
UK excluding London -22 159 £52,500 - 17
London +105 117 £57,500 -4.17% 9
South East +23 78 £60,000 +14.29% 7
North of England +35 32 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Midlands +1 21 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Yorkshire +8 19 £37,500 -17.58% 1
West Midlands +4 18 £50,000 +6.95% 1
South West +6 16 £50,000 -25.93% 2
North West +28 13 £52,500 +10.53% 3
East of England +44 12 £60,000 +9.09%
East Midlands +25 3 £57,500 +9.52% 2

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 279 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 199 (71.33%) Project Management
3 110 (39.43%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (32.62%) Project Delivery
5 79 (28.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 73 (26.16%) PMP
7 70 (25.09%) PMI Certification
8 63 (22.58%) Finance
9 59 (21.15%) ITIL
10 58 (20.79%) Degree
11 49 (17.56%) Microsoft
12 48 (17.20%) Scrum
13 47 (16.85%) Programme Management
13 47 (16.85%) Decision-Making
14 44 (15.77%) PMO
15 43 (15.41%) Microsoft Project
16 37 (13.26%) Waterfall
16 37 (13.26%) Agile Project Management
16 37 (13.26%) Coaching
17 32 (11.47%) PMI
17 32 (11.47%) Quality Management
18 31 (11.11%) Public Sector
19 29 (10.39%) Programme Delivery
19 29 (10.39%) Change Management
20 28 (10.04%) Mentoring
21 26 (9.32%) Portfolio Management
21 26 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
21 26 (9.32%) Telecoms
21 26 (9.32%) QA
21 26 (9.32%) Security Cleared

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 11 (3.94%) Skype for Business
2 8 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (2.87%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 43 (15.41%) Microsoft Project
2 20 (7.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (5.73%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (4.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.15%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.72%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.81%) Office 365
2 13 (4.66%) Azure
3 11 (3.94%) IaaS
4 6 (2.15%) AWS
4 6 (2.15%) SaaS
5 4 (1.43%) Basecamp
5 4 (1.43%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.08%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.81%) LAN
1 19 (6.81%) WAN
2 14 (5.02%) Wireless
3 11 (3.94%) SAN
3 11 (3.94%) Skype
3 11 (3.94%) VoIP
4 8 (2.87%) DHCP
4 8 (2.87%) DNS
5 7 (2.51%) Internet
5 7 (2.51%) WLAN
6 4 (1.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.87%) GIS
1 8 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.15%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.08%) Power BI
5 2 (0.72%) EDMS
5 2 (0.72%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.36%) Big Data
6 1 (0.36%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.36%) Looker
6 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (1.79%) JIRA
2 4 (1.43%) Hudson
General
1 63 (22.58%) Finance
2 31 (11.11%) Public Sector
3 26 (9.32%) Telecoms
4 22 (7.89%) Local Government
5 13 (4.66%) Back Office
5 13 (4.66%) Marketing
6 11 (3.94%) Law
7 10 (3.58%) Police
8 9 (3.23%) Retail
9 8 (2.87%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.08%) French Language
10 3 (1.08%) Humanities
10 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.08%) Social Science
11 2 (0.72%) Banking
11 2 (0.72%) Electronics
11 2 (0.72%) Legal
11 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.36%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 164 (58.78%) Project Manager
2 35 (12.54%) Senior Manager
3 34 (12.19%) Senior Project Manager
4 26 (9.32%) IT Manager
5 24 (8.60%) Infrastructure Manager
5 24 (8.60%) IT Project Manager
6 22 (7.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 20 (7.17%) PMO Lead
8 19 (6.81%) Programme Manager
9 16 (5.73%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (4.66%) Product Manager
11 11 (3.94%) Technical Manager
12 10 (3.58%) Analyst
12 10 (3.58%) Technical Project Manager
13 8 (2.87%) Applications Support
13 8 (2.87%) Business Analyst
13 8 (2.87%) IT Infrastructure Manager
13 8 (2.87%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
13 8 (2.87%) Scrum Master
13 8 (2.87%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.51%) HTML
2 3 (1.08%) J2EE
2 3 (1.08%) Web Services
3 2 (0.72%) .NET
3 2 (0.72%) Velocity
4 1 (0.36%) COM
4 1 (0.36%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.47%) PMI
2 20 (7.17%) Data Centre
3 18 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.30%) Social Media
5 12 (4.30%) User Experience
6 8 (2.87%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.87%) NHS
7 7 (2.51%) Fibre Optics
8 5 (1.79%) Cyberattack
9 4 (1.43%) Replication
10 3 (1.08%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.08%) Robotics
11 2 (0.72%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.36%) LLPG
12 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.45%) Windows
2 11 (3.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.87%) Windows 10
3 8 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 199 (71.33%) Project Management
3 110 (39.43%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (32.62%) Project Delivery
5 79 (28.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 59 (21.15%) ITIL
7 48 (17.20%) Scrum
8 47 (16.85%) Decision-Making
8 47 (16.85%) Programme Management
9 37 (13.26%) Agile Project Management
9 37 (13.26%) Coaching
9 37 (13.26%) Waterfall
10 32 (11.47%) Quality Management
11 29 (10.39%) Change Management
11 29 (10.39%) Programme Delivery
12 28 (10.04%) Mentoring
13 26 (9.32%) Portfolio Management
13 26 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (8.96%) People Management
15 24 (8.60%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.30%) SQL
2 7 (2.51%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.15%) C#
4 3 (1.08%) C
4 3 (1.08%) Java
5 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 73 (26.16%) PMP
2 70 (25.09%) PMI Certification
3 58 (20.79%) Degree
4 26 (9.32%) Security Cleared
5 11 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (3.58%) CCNA
6 10 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 8 (2.87%) CCA
8 8 (2.87%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (2.87%) MCITP
8 8 (2.87%) MCSA
9 7 (2.51%) APMP
10 6 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.08%) ISEB
12 3 (1.08%) Master's Degree
12 3 (1.08%) MBA
12 3 (1.08%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (15.77%) PMO
2 26 (9.32%) QA
3 7 (2.51%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.72%) ITGC
4 2 (0.72%) P3O
5 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.36%) EMIR
5 1 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) GMP
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.36%) MiFID
5 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.87%) BitLocker
3 6 (2.15%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (17.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.09%) VMware
3 14 (5.02%) Citrix
4 11 (3.94%) Capita
5 10 (3.58%) SAP
6 9 (3.23%) Cisco
7 8 (2.87%) Altiris
8 5 (1.79%) Oracle
9 4 (1.43%) Cognos
9 4 (1.43%) Infor
9 4 (1.43%) NetApp
10 3 (1.08%) Google
10 3 (1.08%) Virgin Media
11 2 (0.72%) Avaya
11 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.36%) Adaptive Insights
12 1 (0.36%) Apple
12 1 (0.36%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.36%) Tableau
12 1 (0.36%) Tagetik