Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 746 631 564
Rank change year-on-year -115 -67 -21
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 465 754 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.38% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 1.43% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 380 700 796
UK median annual salary £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42930 52844 60115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.39% 26.82% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32982 42706 47740
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -104 441 £52,500 -4.55% 34
UK excluding London -3 331 £47,500 -5.00% 28
London -109 127 £61,250 +6.06% 7
Midlands +16 83 £47,500 -11.21% 5
North of England -36 79 £45,000 -10.00% 9
West Midlands +20 74 £47,500 -12.84% 4
South East -2 72 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Yorkshire +32 46 £48,250 +4.89% 6
East of England -12 41 £47,000 -10.48% 4
South West +33 35 £48,500 +56.76%
North West -57 30 £45,000 -14.29% 3
Wales +27 12 £42,500 -22.73%
Scotland -4 9 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +12 8 £47,500 -2.56% 1
North East +16 3 £44,500 +5.95%

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 465 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 300 (64.52%) Project Management
3 170 (36.56%) Finance
4 165 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (27.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 98 (21.08%) Microsoft
7 95 (20.43%) ITIL
8 94 (20.22%) Microsoft Project
9 86 (18.49%) PMI Certification
10 79 (16.99%) Change Management
10 79 (16.99%) Microsoft Excel
11 72 (15.48%) Degree
12 65 (13.98%) PMP
13 64 (13.76%) PMO
14 62 (13.33%) Risk Management
15 60 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
16 56 (12.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 52 (11.18%) Programme Management
18 48 (10.32%) Waterfall
18 48 (10.32%) Driving Licence
19 44 (9.46%) Scrum
19 44 (9.46%) MS Visio
20 42 (9.03%) SDLC
21 38 (8.17%) Continuous Improvement
22 37 (7.96%) SAP
23 35 (7.53%) Telecoms
23 35 (7.53%) Logistics
24 32 (6.88%) Manufacturing
25 31 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
25 31 (6.67%) Matrix Management

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 15 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.72%) CMS
3 6 (1.29%) Confluence
3 6 (1.29%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.86%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.22%) JBoss
6 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 94 (20.22%) Microsoft Project
2 79 (16.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 60 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
4 56 (12.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 44 (9.46%) MS Visio
6 11 (2.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.51%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (1.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.22%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.22%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.87%) Office 365
1 18 (3.87%) SaaS
2 12 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.51%) PaaS
4 3 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.43%) IaaS
5 2 (0.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.24%) WAN
2 18 (3.87%) Internet
3 12 (2.58%) VPN
4 7 (1.51%) Firewall
4 7 (1.51%) FTP
5 6 (1.29%) SAN
5 6 (1.29%) SMS
6 5 (1.08%) Skype
6 5 (1.08%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.86%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.65%) DHCP
8 3 (0.65%) DNS
8 3 (0.65%) SSL
8 3 (0.65%) VoIP
8 3 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.65%) Wireless
9 2 (0.43%) LAN
10 1 (0.22%) Intranet
10 1 (0.22%) IPv6
10 1 (0.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.94%) Oracle Database
2 9 (1.94%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.51%) RDBMS
3 7 (1.51%) SAP BW
3 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (1.08%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (1.08%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.43%) Big Data
6 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.22%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.22%) GIS
7 1 (0.22%) MySQL
7 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.51%) JMeter
1 7 (1.51%) Selenium
2 6 (1.29%) JIRA
2 6 (1.29%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.86%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
General
1 170 (36.56%) Finance
2 35 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 32 (6.88%) Manufacturing
4 22 (4.73%) Marketing
5 20 (4.30%) Legal
6 19 (4.09%) Retail
7 15 (3.23%) Banking
8 14 (3.01%) Electronics
9 6 (1.29%) Law
10 5 (1.08%) Billing
11 3 (0.65%) Games
12 2 (0.43%) Automotive
12 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.43%) Front Office
12 2 (0.43%) Local Government
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
13 1 (0.22%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 323 (69.46%) Project Manager
2 71 (15.27%) IT Manager
3 70 (15.05%) IT Project Manager
4 60 (12.90%) Senior Manager
5 59 (12.69%) Senior Project Manager
6 41 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
7 40 (8.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 35 (7.53%) Analyst
9 26 (5.59%) Business Analyst
9 26 (5.59%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 21 (4.52%) Software Project Manager
11 18 (3.87%) Agile Project Manager
11 18 (3.87%) Development Manager
11 18 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
12 17 (3.66%) Development Project Manager
12 17 (3.66%) Programme Manager
13 16 (3.44%) Senior Business Analyst
13 16 (3.44%) Technical Manager
13 16 (3.44%) Technical Project Manager
14 15 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.94%) .NET
2 7 (1.51%) SAP PI
3 5 (1.08%) MDX
4 4 (0.86%) DCOM
4 4 (0.86%) Web Services
5 3 (0.65%) React
5 3 (0.65%) XML
6 2 (0.43%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.43%) HTML
6 2 (0.43%) HTML5
6 2 (0.43%) Java EE
6 2 (0.43%) Node.js
7 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.32%) Driving Licence
2 30 (6.45%) PMI
3 26 (5.59%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.73%) Data Centre
5 20 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.30%) Virtual Team
6 18 (3.87%) NHS
7 9 (1.94%) Replication
8 7 (1.51%) Fintech
9 6 (1.29%) CCTV
10 3 (0.65%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.43%) SCADA
12 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.22%) FMCG
12 1 (0.22%) Minimum Viable Product
12 1 (0.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.30%) Windows
2 6 (1.29%) Windows 10
2 6 (1.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.08%) Linux
4 3 (0.65%) Unix
5 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.22%) MVS
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 300 (64.52%) Project Management
3 165 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (27.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 95 (20.43%) ITIL
6 79 (16.99%) Change Management
7 62 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 52 (11.18%) Programme Management
9 48 (10.32%) Waterfall
10 44 (9.46%) Scrum
11 42 (9.03%) SDLC
12 38 (8.17%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (7.53%) Logistics
14 31 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (6.67%) Matrix Management
15 29 (6.24%) Project Governance
16 28 (6.02%) Business Analysis
16 28 (6.02%) Project Planning
17 27 (5.81%) CRM
17 27 (5.81%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.30%) SQL
2 15 (3.23%) Java
3 11 (2.37%) C
4 10 (2.15%) C#
5 6 (1.29%) VB
6 5 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 86 (18.49%) PMI Certification
2 72 (15.48%) Degree
3 65 (13.98%) PMP
4 30 (6.45%) APMP
5 23 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 20 (4.30%) ISEB
7 19 (4.09%) Security Cleared
8 16 (3.44%) ISEB Practitioner
9 15 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.37%) Master's Degree
11 10 (2.15%) SC Cleared
12 8 (1.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 6 (1.29%) CISSP
13 6 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (0.43%) ACCA
16 2 (0.43%) ECDL
16 2 (0.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (13.76%) PMO
2 24 (5.16%) QA
3 10 (2.15%) SLA
4 7 (1.51%) COBIT
4 7 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.29%) GDPR
6 5 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.86%) MiFID
8 3 (0.65%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.43%) EMIR
9 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.43%) P3O
10 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.22%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.86%) Firmware
4 3 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.22%) UAG
5 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 98 (21.08%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.96%) SAP
3 21 (4.52%) Oracle
4 19 (4.09%) VMware
5 13 (2.80%) Citrix
6 6 (1.29%) Tableau
7 5 (1.08%) HP
7 5 (1.08%) IBM
7 5 (1.08%) Nintex
8 4 (0.86%) Capita
8 4 (0.86%) Cisco
8 4 (0.86%) Remedy
9 3 (0.65%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.43%) Apple
10 2 (0.43%) CA
10 2 (0.43%) hybris
10 2 (0.43%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.43%) RedPrairie
10 2 (0.43%) Sage
10 2 (0.43%) Splunk