Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 744 751 600
Rank change year-on-year +7 -151 -42
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 483 446 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 1.03% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 371 348 795
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £38,000 £36,968 £40,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -6.86%

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 41,612 43,158 56,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.47% 25.20% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31,841 34,005 45,426
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.18% +6.25%

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 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 16 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 23 April 2018. 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 +15 455 £55,000 - 41
UK excluding London -56 263 £50,000 +5.26% 31
London +69 211 £65,000 - 13
South East 0 81 £47,500 -13.64% 7
North of England -33 50 £52,500 +16.67% 3
East of England -13 48 £48,000 +6.67% 5
Midlands -28 47 £50,000 +5.26% 10
West Midlands -2 36 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Yorkshire -1 25 £42,500 -5.56% 1
North West -12 21 £55,000 +22.22% 2
South West -17 18 £50,000 +3.09% 3
Scotland -17 15 £53,750 +45.27% 3
East Midlands -10 11 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Wales -5 4 £37,750 -5.63%
North East -19 4 £45,000 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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.

1 483 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 274 (56.73%) Project Management
3 154 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (28.99%) Finance
5 124 (25.67%) ITIL
6 112 (23.19%) Microsoft
7 105 (21.74%) PMI Certification
8 99 (20.50%) Degree
9 90 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 84 (17.39%) PMP
11 77 (15.94%) Scrum
12 76 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
13 75 (15.53%) Waterfall
14 71 (14.70%) Change Management
15 69 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
16 65 (13.46%) PMO
17 61 (12.63%) Data Centre
18 59 (12.22%) Presales
19 57 (11.80%) Microsoft Project
20 52 (10.77%) Windows
20 52 (10.77%) Risk Management
21 50 (10.35%) PMI
21 50 (10.35%) ISEB
21 50 (10.35%) Project Planning
22 49 (10.14%) Law
23 47 (9.73%) Service Management
23 47 (9.73%) Driving Licence
24 44 (9.11%) Office 365
25 42 (8.70%) Matrix Management
26 41 (8.49%) Programme 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 22 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.73%) Skype for Business
3 9 (1.86%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.66%) Confluence
5 5 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.04%) CMS
5 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.62%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.21%) IIS
7 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 57 (11.80%) Microsoft Project
2 37 (7.66%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 30 (6.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.41%) Maya
8 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.62%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.41%) Workfront
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.21%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 44 (9.11%) Office 365
2 22 (4.55%) SaaS
3 19 (3.93%) IaaS
4 17 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (2.07%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.62%) PaaS
7 3 (0.62%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.59%) WAN
2 24 (4.97%) Internet
3 18 (3.73%) Firewall
4 16 (3.31%) Skype
5 15 (3.11%) LAN
6 10 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (1.86%) Unified Communications
7 9 (1.86%) VoIP
8 7 (1.45%) Cisco Wireless
8 7 (1.45%) Wireless
8 7 (1.45%) WLAN
9 6 (1.24%) Broadband
10 5 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (1.04%) DHCP
10 5 (1.04%) DNS
10 5 (1.04%) MPLS
11 4 (0.83%) SAN
12 3 (0.62%) Intranet
12 3 (0.62%) RNC
13 2 (0.41%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.07%) GIS
2 8 (1.66%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.62%) Power BI
5 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.21%) OLAP
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.21%) QlikView
7 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (4.14%) JIRA
2 6 (1.24%) JMeter
2 6 (1.24%) LoadRunner
2 6 (1.24%) Selenium
2 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 140 (28.99%) Finance
2 49 (10.14%) Law
3 35 (7.25%) Legal
4 28 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.90%) Billing
6 13 (2.69%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.69%) Marketing
7 11 (2.28%) Retail
8 9 (1.86%) Banking
9 7 (1.45%) Publishing
10 5 (1.04%) French Language
11 4 (0.83%) Games
12 3 (0.62%) Back Office
12 3 (0.62%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.41%) Advertising
13 2 (0.41%) Digital Economy
14 1 (0.21%) Electronics
14 1 (0.21%) Local Government
14 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 338 (69.98%) Project Manager
2 104 (21.53%) IT Manager
3 101 (20.91%) IT Project Manager
4 76 (15.73%) Senior Manager
5 69 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
6 28 (5.80%) Software Project Manager
7 27 (5.59%) Senior IT Manager
7 27 (5.59%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 26 (5.38%) Infrastructure Manager
8 26 (5.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 25 (5.18%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 24 (4.97%) Technical Manager
11 22 (4.55%) PMO Manager
11 22 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
12 21 (4.35%) Analyst
12 21 (4.35%) Applications Manager
13 19 (3.93%) Transition Manager
14 18 (3.73%) Applications Project Manager
15 17 (3.52%) Architect
15 17 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.31%) .NET
2 7 (1.45%) AngularJS
2 7 (1.45%) Web Services
3 6 (1.24%) DCOM
4 4 (0.83%) HTML
4 4 (0.83%) HTML5
4 4 (0.83%) Java EE
4 4 (0.83%) Mason
4 4 (0.83%) Node.js
4 4 (0.83%) React
5 2 (0.41%) J2EE
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.21%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 76 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (12.63%) Data Centre
3 50 (10.35%) PMI
4 47 (9.73%) Driving Licence
5 29 (6.00%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.14%) Social Network
7 15 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (1.86%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.66%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.66%) User Experience
10 7 (1.45%) NHS
11 5 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.04%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.04%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.83%) Fintech
12 4 (0.83%) iPad
13 3 (0.62%) VxBlock/Vblock
14 2 (0.41%) EPoS
15 1 (0.21%) PKI
15 1 (0.21%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 52 (10.77%) Windows
2 37 (7.66%) Windows 10
3 13 (2.69%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.04%) Windows 8
4 5 (1.04%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 274 (56.73%) Project Management
3 154 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (25.67%) ITIL
5 90 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 77 (15.94%) Scrum
7 75 (15.53%) Waterfall
8 71 (14.70%) Change Management
9 69 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 59 (12.22%) Presales
11 52 (10.77%) Risk Management
12 50 (10.35%) Project Planning
13 47 (9.73%) Service Management
14 42 (8.70%) Matrix Management
15 41 (8.49%) Programme Management
16 32 (6.63%) Business Analysis
17 31 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
18 30 (6.21%) Line Management
19 28 (5.80%) SDLC
20 27 (5.59%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (3.52%) SQL
2 12 (2.48%) Java
3 10 (2.07%) C
3 10 (2.07%) C#
4 6 (1.24%) VB
5 1 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 105 (21.74%) PMI Certification
2 99 (20.50%) Degree
3 84 (17.39%) PMP
4 50 (10.35%) ISEB
5 26 (5.38%) APMP
6 25 (5.18%) ISEB Practitioner
7 24 (4.97%) Security Cleared
8 22 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (4.35%) MCSE
9 21 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 17 (3.52%) CAPM
11 16 (3.31%) CCNP
12 12 (2.48%) SC Cleared
13 10 (2.07%) HNC
13 10 (2.07%) ISTQB
13 10 (2.07%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 9 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.86%) Numerate Degree
15 6 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (13.46%) PMO
2 17 (3.52%) QA
3 14 (2.90%) SLA
4 12 (2.48%) GDPR
5 7 (1.45%) P3O
6 4 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.41%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.21%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.66%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (1.04%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.04%) XenApp
4 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.86%) SCCM
2 6 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.04%) vCenter Server
4 4 (0.83%) SCOM
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 112 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.66%) Cisco
2 37 (7.66%) Citrix
3 30 (6.21%) VMware
4 28 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
5 24 (4.97%) Oracle
6 21 (4.35%) SAP
7 16 (3.31%) F5
7 16 (3.31%) Google
8 11 (2.28%) HP
8 11 (2.28%) JD Edwards
9 8 (1.66%) iManage
9 8 (1.66%) Intapp
10 7 (1.45%) Capita
10 7 (1.45%) Facebook
10 7 (1.45%) NEC
11 6 (1.24%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.24%) Meraki
11 6 (1.24%) Sophos
12 5 (1.04%) Civica