Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PRINCE2 Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager - PRINCE2
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1094 1060 882
Rank change year-on-year -34 -178 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 112 183 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.062% 0.097% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 102 169 431
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £33,000 £40,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in the UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager.

Salary trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in the UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 Project Manager in the UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 -56 102 £57,500 +4.55% 4
UK excluding London -14 64 £45,000 -14.29% 2
London -8 48 £65,000 - 2
Midlands +46 18 £47,500 +5.56%
South East +14 13 £58,750 +11.90%
North of England -6 13 £35,000 -37.78% 2
Scotland -10 10 £41,500 -7.78%
East Midlands +47 9 £40,000 -
West Midlands +18 9 £50,000 +11.11%
North West +5 8 £35,000 -17.65% 2
East of England +4 8 £52,500 -4.55%
Yorkshire -1 5 £60,000 -4.00%
South West +10 2 £38,750 -22.50%

PRINCE2 Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, PRINCE2 Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title.

1 112 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 71 (63.39%) Project Management
3 46 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (28.57%) Finance
5 26 (23.21%) PMP
6 24 (21.43%) Degree
7 23 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (16.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 19 (16.96%) Scrum
8 19 (16.96%) PMI Certification
9 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
9 18 (16.07%) Change Management
10 16 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
11 15 (13.39%) ITIL
11 15 (13.39%) SDLC
12 14 (12.50%) CRM
12 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
14 10 (8.93%) Software Delivery
14 10 (8.93%) Law
14 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
15 9 (8.04%) Windows
15 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Office
15 9 (8.04%) Programme Management
15 9 (8.04%) Fintech
15 9 (8.04%) PMO
15 9 (8.04%) Project Planning
16 8 (7.14%) Marketing
16 8 (7.14%) Business Analysis
16 8 (7.14%) MS Visio

PRINCE2 Project Manager Skill Set
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 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (7.14%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) Internet
2 7 (6.25%) SAN
3 6 (5.36%) WAN
4 3 (2.68%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.89%) LAN
6 1 (0.89%) SMS
6 1 (0.89%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.89%) JIRA Agile
General
1 32 (28.57%) Finance
2 10 (8.93%) Law
3 8 (7.14%) Legal
3 8 (7.14%) Marketing
4 6 (5.36%) Banking
5 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.68%) Retail
5 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.79%) Advertising
6 2 (1.79%) Back Office
6 2 (1.79%) Electronics
6 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Automotive
7 1 (0.89%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.89%) .NET
1 1 (0.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Fintech
2 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.46%) PMI
4 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.68%) iPad
6 2 (1.79%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.79%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.79%) Tandem
7 1 (0.89%) Contactless
7 1 (0.89%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.89%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) Windows
2 7 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 7 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.68%) Linux
4 2 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 71 (63.39%) Project Management
3 46 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (16.96%) Scrum
6 18 (16.07%) Change Management
7 15 (13.39%) ITIL
7 15 (13.39%) SDLC
8 14 (12.50%) CRM
9 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
10 10 (8.93%) Software Delivery
11 9 (8.04%) Programme Management
11 9 (8.04%) Project Planning
12 8 (7.14%) Business Analysis
12 8 (7.14%) Risk Management
13 7 (6.25%) Coaching
13 7 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
14 6 (5.36%) Contract Management
14 6 (5.36%) Matrix Management
14 6 (5.36%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.46%) Java
2 4 (3.57%) C
3 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.79%) VBScript
4 1 (0.89%) C#
4 1 (0.89%) Ruby
4 1 (0.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) PMP
2 24 (21.43%) Degree
3 19 (16.96%) PMI Certification
3 19 (16.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.79%) APMP
7 1 (0.89%) CCNP
7 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.89%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) PMO
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.25%) VMware
3 6 (5.36%) SAP
4 5 (4.46%) Cisco
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle
5 3 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.79%) Apple