Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 643 801 815
Rank change year-on-year +158 +14 -29
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 52 305 384
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.93% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 32 250 315
Median annual salary £52,500 £54,921 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% -0.14% +7.84%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,006 £41,250
90th Percentile £61,813 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £53,000 £50,099
% change year-on-year -10.38% +5.79% +4.37%

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 10,928 32,904 39,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.10% 23.45% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8,005 23,887 29,378
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.88%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +125 45 £52,500 -4.41% 6
London +171 23 £57,500 - 3
UK excluding London +167 23 £47,500 -10.38% 3
Midlands +126 10 £50,809 +1.62% 1
East Midlands +98 7 - -
South East +162 5 £47,250 -21.25% 1
Work from Home +47 5 £52,500 +5.00%
South West +131 3 £42,500 -15.00%
West Midlands +93 3 £50,809 +9.86% 1
North of England +121 2 £47,500 -9.52% 1
East of England +130 1 £52,500 -12.50%
Yorkshire +125 1 £47,500 -
North West +117 1 £47,500 -11.34% 1
Scotland +96 1 £44,500 -11.00%
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 52 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 44 (84.62%) Project Management
3 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (46.15%) Project Delivery
5 23 (44.23%) Security Cleared
6 21 (40.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (32.69%) Business Case
8 16 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
9 15 (28.85%) Capita
10 14 (26.92%) Resource Management
10 14 (26.92%) Change Control
10 14 (26.92%) Change Management
11 13 (25.00%) ITIL
11 13 (25.00%) Project Governance
11 13 (25.00%) Analytics
11 13 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
11 13 (25.00%) Degree
11 13 (25.00%) Local Government
12 12 (23.08%) Finance
13 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
13 11 (21.15%) Decision-Making
14 10 (19.23%) Police
14 10 (19.23%) Project Planning
14 10 (19.23%) Law
14 10 (19.23%) Service Management
15 9 (17.31%) PMO
16 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Identification
16 8 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
16 8 (15.38%) Budget Control
17 7 (13.46%) Coaching

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:

Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) LAN
1 2 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 13 (25.00%) Local Government
2 12 (23.08%) Finance
3 10 (19.23%) Law
3 10 (19.23%) Police
4 7 (13.46%) Back Office
5 6 (11.54%) Public Sector
6 3 (5.77%) Fire and Rescue
7 1 (1.92%) Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Project Manager
2 20 (38.46%) Senior Manager
3 14 (26.92%) IT Manager
4 12 (23.08%) Senior Project Manager
5 9 (17.31%) Senior IT Manager
6 7 (13.46%) IT Operations Manager
6 7 (13.46%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (13.46%) Operations Manager
7 6 (11.54%) Business Change Manager
7 6 (11.54%) Business Change Project Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Business Change Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Business Change Project Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Portfolio Manager
9 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 2 (3.85%) Head of Infrastructure
10 2 (3.85%) Head of IT
10 2 (3.85%) Head of IT Infrastructure
10 2 (3.85%) Project Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Virtual Team
2 4 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) PMI
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 44 (84.62%) Project Management
3 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (46.15%) Project Delivery
5 21 (40.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (32.69%) Business Case
7 16 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
8 14 (26.92%) Change Control
8 14 (26.92%) Change Management
8 14 (26.92%) Resource Management
9 13 (25.00%) Analytics
9 13 (25.00%) ITIL
9 13 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
9 13 (25.00%) Project Governance
10 11 (21.15%) Decision-Making
11 10 (19.23%) Project Planning
11 10 (19.23%) Service Management
12 8 (15.38%) Budget Control
12 8 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
12 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Identification
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.00%) Degree
3 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.85%) APMP
5 2 (3.85%) PMP
5 2 (3.85%) Postgraduate
5 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CITP
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) PMO
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) P3O
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Capita
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Citrix
3 6 (11.54%) VMware
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) NetApp
4 3 (5.77%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.92%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle