The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
UK
Rank 89 72 58
Rank change year-on-year -17 -14  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 2635 4036 5067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.12% 3.90% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 4.41% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 3275 4050
Median salary £51,125 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.24% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75370 91581 93969
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.10% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61980 75773 76024
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in the UK

PRINCE2
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PRINCE2 in the UK

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PRINCE2 in the UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 2494 £52,500 - 283
London -20 1004 £60,000 +4.34% 96
South East -25 434 £50,000 - 49
West Midlands -7 218 £50,000 +11.11% 22
East of England -7 205 £51,500 -1.90% 23
City of London +1 184 £62,500 +4.16% 21
Yorkshire -13 182 £45,000 - 17
South West -6 167 £47,500 +5.55% 34
North West -69 141 £40,000 -10.11% 26
West Yorkshire +14 139 £45,000 - 14
East Midlands -2 115 £44,317 -2.06% 11
Birmingham -15 95 £50,000 +17.64% 9
Leeds +22 89 £46,000 -3.15% 10
Hertfordshire +1 88 £51,500 -6.36% 2
Manchester -48 87 £40,000 -11.11% 20
Berkshire -34 78 £56,500 +2.72% 10
Hampshire -24 72 £50,000 - 11
Surrey -44 69 £45,000 -10.00% 10
East Sussex +45 55 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Oxfordshire +22 54 £42,000 -13.84% 7
Buckinghamshire -14 51 £49,500 +4.21% 4
Bristol -20 51 £47,500 +4.39% 8
Brighton +42 48 £47,500 +30.13% 2
Scotland -38 46 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Wiltshire -2 41 £52,000 +4.00% 8
Cambridgeshire 0 40 £67,500 +22.72% 6
West Sussex +3 39 £56,250 +2.27% 2
Bradford +19 35 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Warwickshire +42 34 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Wales -35 34 £40,000 - 2

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 3285 (59.17%) Project Management
2 2180 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
3 1996 (35.95%) Finance
4 1420 (25.58%) ITIL
5 1340 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1068 (19.24%) Microsoft
7 977 (17.60%) Degree
8 851 (15.33%) MS Excel
9 816 (14.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 779 (14.03%) PMP
11 735 (13.24%) PMI Certification
12 684 (12.32%) PMO
13 651 (11.73%) Scrum
14 639 (11.51%) Change Management
15 630 (11.35%) Waterfall
16 613 (11.04%) MS Project
17 607 (10.93%) Retail
18 501 (9.02%) Business Analysis
19 473 (8.52%) Programme Management
20 470 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 456 (8.21%) MS Office
22 452 (8.14%) SDLC
23 447 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
24 444 (8.00%) SQL
25 438 (7.89%) Data Centre
26 433 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
27 424 (7.64%) CRM
28 423 (7.62%) Risk Management
29 419 (7.55%) Service Delivery
30 403 (7.26%) Service Management

PRINCE2
Top Related 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
1 306 (5.51%) SharePoint
2 76 (1.37%) Confluence
3 74 (1.33%) MS Exchange
4 71 (1.28%) IIS
5 51 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 49 (0.88%) CMS
7 48 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
8 44 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
9 38 (0.68%) WordPress
10 36 (0.65%) JBoss
11 34 (0.61%) Tomcat
12 26 (0.47%) WebLogic
13 24 (0.43%) Skype for Business
14 23 (0.41%) Apache
14 23 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
15 22 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 21 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
17 17 (0.31%) Alfresco
18 16 (0.29%) MS Project Server
19 12 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 851 (15.33%) MS Excel
2 613 (11.04%) MS Project
3 456 (8.21%) MS Office
4 334 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 248 (4.47%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.036%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.018%) CATIA
8 1 (0.018%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.018%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 84 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 31 (0.56%) SAP R/3
4 27 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
5 25 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 25 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
6 23 (0.41%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 22 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
8 20 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
8 20 (0.36%) SAP FI
8 20 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 18 (0.32%) SAP ERP
10 16 (0.29%) SAP CRM
11 15 (0.27%) SAP Business One
12 14 (0.25%) Primavera
12 14 (0.25%) SAP HCM
13 13 (0.23%) Infor M3
13 13 (0.23%) NetSuite
13 13 (0.23%) SAP CO
13 13 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 166 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 166 (2.99%) SaaS
2 148 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 133 (2.40%) PaaS
4 124 (2.23%) IaaS
5 115 (2.07%) Office 365
6 40 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 28 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.23%) G Suite
9 12 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (0.11%) OneDrive
11 5 (0.090%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.072%) Force.com
12 4 (0.072%) Yammer
13 3 (0.054%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.036%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.036%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.036%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.036%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.036%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 209 (3.76%) Firewall
2 203 (3.66%) WAN
3 152 (2.74%) LAN
4 128 (2.31%) Internet
5 116 (2.09%) SAN
6 84 (1.51%) DNS
7 58 (1.04%) VPN
8 57 (1.03%) DHCP
9 53 (0.95%) VoIP
9 53 (0.95%) Wireless
10 46 (0.83%) Network Security
11 43 (0.77%) WLAN
12 42 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
13 40 (0.72%) Unified Communications
14 37 (0.67%) TCP/IP
15 36 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
16 29 (0.52%) MPLS
16 29 (0.52%) VLAN
17 24 (0.43%) Intranet
18 19 (0.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 111 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 74 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (1.03%) MySQL
6 54 (0.97%) DB2
7 53 (0.95%) Big Data
8 42 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 36 (0.65%) Relational Database
10 35 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (0.50%) SAP BW
12 27 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
13 24 (0.43%) Oracle Database
14 23 (0.41%) Hadoop
14 23 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (0.38%) DataStage
15 21 (0.38%) QlikView
16 18 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (0.31%) DTS
17 17 (0.31%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 184 (3.31%) JIRA
2 42 (0.76%) Visual Studio
3 26 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 26 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (0.23%) TeamCity
5 12 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (0.22%) Selenium
6 8 (0.14%) LoadRunner
7 7 (0.13%) JUnit
8 6 (0.11%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.11%) Introscope
9 5 (0.090%) JMeter
9 5 (0.090%) Maven
9 5 (0.090%) NeoLoad
10 4 (0.072%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.072%) MSI
11 3 (0.054%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.054%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.054%) JBehave
11 3 (0.054%) VersionOne
General
1 1996 (35.95%) Finance
2 607 (10.93%) Retail
3 300 (5.40%) Banking
4 283 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 264 (4.76%) Marketing
6 205 (3.69%) Manufacturing
7 200 (3.60%) Legal
8 88 (1.59%) Law
9 84 (1.51%) Advertising
10 82 (1.48%) Publishing
11 75 (1.35%) Back Office
12 63 (1.13%) Billing
13 57 (1.03%) Automotive
14 53 (0.95%) Investment Banking
15 52 (0.94%) Front Office
16 43 (0.77%) Financial Institution
17 36 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
18 35 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
19 26 (0.47%) Electronics
19 26 (0.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2656 (47.84%) Project Manager
2 730 (13.15%) IT Manager
3 703 (12.66%) Analyst
4 549 (9.89%) IT Project Manager
5 490 (8.83%) Senior Manager
6 435 (7.84%) Senior Project Manager
7 358 (6.45%) Business Analyst
8 313 (5.64%) Consultant
9 309 (5.57%) Architect
10 260 (4.68%) Infrastructure Manager
11 240 (4.32%) Software Project Manager
12 204 (3.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 204 (3.67%) Programme Manager
13 194 (3.49%) Agile Project Manager
14 172 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
15 150 (2.70%) Technical Manager
16 144 (2.59%) Delivery Manager
16 144 (2.59%) PMO Analyst
17 137 (2.47%) Digital Project Manager
18 132 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (4.36%) .NET
2 95 (1.71%) Middleware
3 83 (1.49%) XML
4 70 (1.26%) Web Services
5 64 (1.15%) HTML
6 40 (0.72%) ASP.NET
7 34 (0.61%) CSS
8 30 (0.54%) .NET Framework
9 23 (0.41%) SOAP
10 20 (0.36%) Entity Framework
10 20 (0.36%) REST
10 20 (0.36%) WCF
11 19 (0.34%) AngularJS
11 19 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
12 17 (0.31%) jQuery
13 15 (0.27%) EDI
13 15 (0.27%) HTML5
14 14 (0.25%) J2EE
14 14 (0.25%) SAML
15 12 (0.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 438 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 433 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 348 (6.27%) PMI
4 264 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 159 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 155 (2.79%) NHS
7 99 (1.78%) Virtual Team
8 98 (1.77%) Driving Licence
9 74 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
10 73 (1.31%) User Experience
11 57 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 53 (0.95%) EPoS
12 53 (0.95%) Fintech
13 52 (0.94%) CMDB
14 40 (0.72%) FMCG
15 38 (0.68%) Derivative
16 31 (0.56%) Mobile App
16 31 (0.56%) Replication
17 29 (0.52%) Clustering
18 24 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 363 (6.54%) Windows
2 213 (3.84%) Linux
3 155 (2.79%) Windows Server
4 113 (2.04%) Unix
5 77 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 73 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 60 (1.08%) Solaris
8 54 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 43 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 32 (0.58%) OpenVMS
12 31 (0.56%) Windows 8
13 26 (0.47%) Android
14 24 (0.43%) Mac OS X
15 21 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
16 20 (0.36%) Windows 10
17 17 (0.31%) Apple iOS
18 14 (0.25%) CentOS
19 11 (0.20%) Debian
20 10 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3285 (59.17%) Project Management
2 2180 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
3 1420 (25.58%) ITIL
4 1340 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 651 (11.73%) Scrum
6 639 (11.51%) Change Management
7 630 (11.35%) Waterfall
8 501 (9.02%) Business Analysis
9 473 (8.52%) Programme Management
10 452 (8.14%) SDLC
11 447 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 424 (7.64%) CRM
13 423 (7.62%) Risk Management
14 419 (7.55%) Service Delivery
15 403 (7.26%) Service Management
16 398 (7.17%) PRINCE
17 352 (6.34%) Project Planning
18 336 (6.05%) Change Control
19 316 (5.69%) Line Management
20 300 (5.40%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 444 (8.00%) SQL
2 165 (2.97%) Java
3 123 (2.22%) C#
4 80 (1.44%) C
5 59 (1.06%) PowerShell
6 58 (1.04%) JavaScript
7 40 (0.72%) T-SQL
8 37 (0.67%) PL/SQL
9 28 (0.50%) Shell Script
9 28 (0.50%) VBScript
10 26 (0.47%) VB
11 20 (0.36%) VBA
12 17 (0.31%) C++
12 17 (0.31%) Python
13 16 (0.29%) VB.NET
14 13 (0.23%) Ruby
15 11 (0.20%) ABAP
16 10 (0.18%) PHP
17 9 (0.16%) COBOL
18 8 (0.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 977 (17.60%) Degree
2 816 (14.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 779 (14.03%) PMP
4 735 (13.24%) PMI Certification
5 470 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 279 (5.03%) APMP
7 216 (3.89%) ISEB
8 164 (2.95%) Security Cleared
9 156 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
10 153 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 132 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
12 119 (2.14%) CISSP
13 106 (1.91%) MCSE
14 99 (1.78%) CCNA
15 91 (1.64%) CISM
16 84 (1.51%) CISA
17 80 (1.44%) SC Cleared
18 41 (0.74%) MCP
19 40 (0.72%) CCNP
20 39 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 684 (12.32%) PMO
2 340 (6.12%) QA
3 104 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 84 (1.51%) SLA
5 64 (1.15%) MiFID
6 63 (1.13%) COBIT
7 54 (0.97%) P3O
8 34 (0.61%) PMBOK
9 31 (0.56%) ISO 9001
10 28 (0.50%) PCI DSS
11 26 (0.47%) ISO22301
12 22 (0.40%) Data Quality
13 20 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
14 19 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 16 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 12 (0.22%) ISO 14001
16 12 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 10 (0.18%) EMIR
18 9 (0.16%) HL7
19 7 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 237 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 195 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 70 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 56 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
5 39 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
6 33 (0.59%) VMware ESX
7 28 (0.50%) vSphere
8 22 (0.40%) XenApp
9 14 (0.25%) Docker
10 11 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
10 11 (0.20%) ISA Server
10 11 (0.20%) UAG
11 10 (0.18%) Firmware
11 10 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 10 (0.18%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.072%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.054%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.054%) Xen
14 2 (0.036%) XenServer
15 1 (0.018%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 64 (1.15%) SCCM
2 42 (0.76%) SCVMM
3 41 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 20 (0.36%) SCOM
5 19 (0.34%) AirWatch
6 16 (0.29%) Nagios
6 16 (0.29%) Puppet
7 15 (0.27%) Control-M
8 13 (0.23%) Kubernetes
9 11 (0.20%) Tivoli
10 10 (0.18%) EMC VPLEX
10 10 (0.18%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 10 (0.18%) Simpana
10 10 (0.18%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 9 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (0.14%) BladeLogic
12 8 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 7 (0.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1068 (19.24%) Microsoft
2 355 (6.39%) Oracle
3 320 (5.76%) SAP
4 295 (5.31%) VMware
5 288 (5.19%) Cisco
6 142 (2.56%) Citrix
7 134 (2.41%) HP
8 102 (1.84%) NetApp
9 93 (1.68%) CheckPoint
10 89 (1.60%) IBM
11 77 (1.39%) Juniper
12 70 (1.26%) EMC
12 70 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
13 60 (1.08%) Red Hat
14 53 (0.95%) JD Edwards
15 42 (0.76%) BMC
15 42 (0.76%) F5
16 41 (0.74%) Computacenter
17 40 (0.72%) ServiceNow
18 36 (0.65%) Cognizant
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary + Amazing Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Health, Pension, Free Breakfast
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Car Allowance, Pe
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Market Rate + Great benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Stonewater
Salary: circa £60,000 (subject to experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: c£40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
GBL Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Callington, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Strong Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago