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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PRINCE 2
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 70 59
Rank change year-on-year -21 -11  
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 2697 4142 4949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.15% 4.01% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 4.52% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2238 3328 3900
Median salary £52,000 £52,108 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.20% +4.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £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 76555 91737 96448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.31% 88.79% 87.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62998 76245 77828
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -22 2564 £52,500 - 299
London -37 947 £61,500 +6.95% 100
South East -14 464 £50,000 -4.76% 46
West Midlands -8 242 £50,000 +14.94% 30
East of England -20 217 £50,000 -4.76% 23
South West +2 192 £49,250 +18.67% 26
Yorkshire -17 162 £45,000 - 20
North West -66 155 £42,500 - 33
City of London -30 146 £65,000 +4.00% 27
East Midlands -3 136 £45,000 -5.26% 9
West Yorkshire -7 118 £47,500 +5.55% 16
Birmingham -11 108 £50,000 +21.21% 19
Manchester -41 101 £42,500 -5.55% 18
Berkshire -22 98 £51,500 -6.36% 9
Surrey -21 97 £50,000 - 9
Hertfordshire +1 83 £47,500 -9.52% 7
Leeds -3 75 £45,000 - 10
Hampshire -29 67 £50,000 -3.84% 9
Bristol -14 60 £48,500 +14.11% 8
East Sussex +39 55 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Brighton +48 53 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Scotland -29 49 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Oxfordshire +24 46 £50,000 +8.10% 7
Buckinghamshire -8 46 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Bedfordshire +15 43 £47,500 -22.44% 5
Cambridgeshire -3 43 £65,000 +18.18% 6
Reading +7 42 £55,000 - 2
Wiltshire +19 39 £50,000 -4.30% 7
Nottinghamshire -25 38 £45,000 -2.70% 3
West Sussex +4 37 £55,000 +0.22% 4

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 3155 (58.57%) Project Management
2 2167 (40.23%) Agile Software Development
3 1931 (35.85%) Finance
4 1396 (25.91%) ITIL
5 1307 (24.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1013 (18.80%) Microsoft
7 957 (17.76%) Degree
8 777 (14.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 728 (13.51%) PMI Certification
10 722 (13.40%) PMP
11 659 (12.23%) Scrum
12 658 (12.21%) PMO
13 649 (12.05%) Change Management
14 627 (11.64%) Waterfall
15 592 (10.99%) Microsoft Project
16 551 (10.23%) Retail
17 481 (8.93%) Business Analysis
18 462 (8.58%) Programme Management
19 446 (8.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 436 (8.09%) SDLC
21 432 (8.02%) Microsoft Excel
22 430 (7.98%) Risk Management
23 428 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
24 427 (7.93%) SQL
25 407 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
26 398 (7.39%) PRINCE
27 396 (7.35%) Service Delivery
28 394 (7.31%) Service Management
29 386 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
30 381 (7.07%) CRM

PRINCE2
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
1 303 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 78 (1.45%) Confluence
3 74 (1.37%) IIS
4 73 (1.36%) MS Exchange
5 50 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 46 (0.85%) CMS
7 45 (0.84%) WordPress
8 44 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
9 41 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 35 (0.65%) Tomcat
11 29 (0.54%) JBoss
12 27 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 27 (0.50%) Skype for Business
13 26 (0.48%) WebLogic
14 23 (0.43%) Apache
14 23 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
15 18 (0.33%) MS Project Server
16 17 (0.32%) Alfresco
16 17 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
17 11 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 592 (10.99%) Microsoft Project
2 432 (8.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 428 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
4 301 (5.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 266 (4.94%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.037%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.019%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.019%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 84 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 37 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (0.52%) SAP R/3
5 27 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
6 26 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
7 25 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
8 23 (0.43%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 22 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 21 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
11 19 (0.35%) SAP CRM
12 16 (0.30%) NetSuite
12 16 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
13 15 (0.28%) SAP ERP
13 15 (0.28%) SAP FI
14 12 (0.22%) SAP HCM
15 11 (0.20%) BASE24
15 11 (0.20%) Northgate Housing
16 10 (0.19%) Primavera
16 10 (0.19%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 182 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 154 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 123 (2.28%) PaaS
4 122 (2.26%) SaaS
5 116 (2.15%) Office 365
6 114 (2.12%) IaaS
7 37 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
8 35 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.24%) G Suite
9 13 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
10 9 (0.17%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.074%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.074%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.056%) Force.com
12 3 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.037%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.037%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.037%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.037%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.037%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 199 (3.69%) Firewall
2 194 (3.60%) WAN
3 156 (2.90%) LAN
4 137 (2.54%) Internet
5 107 (1.99%) SAN
6 78 (1.45%) DNS
7 56 (1.04%) Wireless
8 55 (1.02%) VoIP
9 52 (0.97%) DHCP
9 52 (0.97%) VPN
10 40 (0.74%) Network Security
10 40 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
11 38 (0.71%) WLAN
12 37 (0.69%) TCP/IP
13 35 (0.65%) Unified Communications
14 30 (0.56%) VLAN
15 27 (0.50%) MPLS
16 26 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (0.39%) Intranet
18 20 (0.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 114 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
3 73 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (1.13%) Big Data
6 52 (0.97%) MySQL
7 46 (0.85%) DB2
8 38 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 35 (0.65%) Relational Database
10 31 (0.58%) Oracle Database
11 30 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 29 (0.54%) QlikView
13 28 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
14 23 (0.43%) Hadoop
14 23 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
15 22 (0.41%) SAP BW
16 19 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
17 16 (0.30%) DataStage
18 15 (0.28%) MS Access
18 15 (0.28%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 193 (3.58%) JIRA
2 35 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 27 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 23 (0.43%) Selenium
6 11 (0.20%) HP UFT
6 11 (0.20%) LoadRunner
7 9 (0.17%) Cucumber
8 8 (0.15%) JUnit
9 7 (0.13%) Git (software)
9 7 (0.13%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.11%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.11%) Introscope
10 6 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.093%) JIRA Agile
11 5 (0.093%) JMeter
11 5 (0.093%) Maven
11 5 (0.093%) NeoLoad
12 4 (0.074%) MSI
13 3 (0.056%) Subversion
General
1 1931 (35.85%) Finance
2 551 (10.23%) Retail
3 303 (5.62%) Banking
4 250 (4.64%) Telecoms
5 246 (4.57%) Marketing
6 188 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 187 (3.47%) Legal
8 92 (1.71%) Law
9 85 (1.58%) Advertising
10 72 (1.34%) Publishing
11 67 (1.24%) Investment Banking
12 65 (1.21%) Billing
13 63 (1.17%) Back Office
14 56 (1.04%) Front Office
15 54 (1.00%) Automotive
16 45 (0.84%) Financial Institution
17 33 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
18 31 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
19 29 (0.54%) Electronics
19 29 (0.54%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2513 (46.65%) Project Manager
2 706 (13.11%) Analyst
3 699 (12.98%) IT Manager
4 524 (9.73%) IT Project Manager
5 487 (9.04%) Senior Manager
6 416 (7.72%) Senior Project Manager
7 339 (6.29%) Business Analyst
8 309 (5.74%) Consultant
9 275 (5.10%) Architect
10 257 (4.77%) Infrastructure Manager
11 233 (4.33%) Software Project Manager
12 213 (3.95%) Programme Manager
13 194 (3.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 193 (3.58%) Agile Project Manager
15 163 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
16 148 (2.75%) Digital Project Manager
17 146 (2.71%) PMO Analyst
18 145 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
19 132 (2.45%) Technical Manager
20 127 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (4.25%) .NET
2 90 (1.67%) XML
3 87 (1.61%) Middleware
4 76 (1.41%) HTML
5 68 (1.26%) Web Services
6 53 (0.98%) ASP.NET
7 36 (0.67%) CSS
8 31 (0.58%) .NET Framework
9 23 (0.43%) SOAP
10 20 (0.37%) jQuery
11 19 (0.35%) REST
11 19 (0.35%) WCF
12 18 (0.33%) AngularJS
12 18 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
13 16 (0.30%) Entity Framework
13 16 (0.30%) XSLT
14 14 (0.26%) HTML5
14 14 (0.26%) JSON
14 14 (0.26%) SAML
15 11 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 407 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 377 (7.00%) Data Centre
3 353 (6.55%) PMI
4 254 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 159 (2.95%) Computer Science
6 121 (2.25%) NHS
7 110 (2.04%) Driving Licence
8 99 (1.84%) Virtual Team
9 75 (1.39%) User Experience
10 65 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
11 52 (0.97%) EPoS
12 50 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 48 (0.89%) Fintech
13 48 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
14 47 (0.87%) CMDB
15 37 (0.69%) Derivative
16 36 (0.67%) FMCG
17 34 (0.63%) Replication
18 29 (0.54%) Mobile App
19 26 (0.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 371 (6.89%) Windows
2 226 (4.20%) Linux
3 152 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 107 (1.99%) Unix
5 76 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 63 (1.17%) Solaris
8 46 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 40 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 38 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 32 (0.59%) OpenVMS
11 32 (0.59%) Windows 10
12 25 (0.46%) Android
12 25 (0.46%) Windows 8
13 22 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
14 19 (0.35%) Mac OS X
15 18 (0.33%) Apple iOS
16 15 (0.28%) CentOS
17 11 (0.20%) Debian
17 11 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3155 (58.57%) Project Management
2 2167 (40.23%) Agile Software Development
3 1396 (25.91%) ITIL
4 1307 (24.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 659 (12.23%) Scrum
6 649 (12.05%) Change Management
7 627 (11.64%) Waterfall
8 481 (8.93%) Business Analysis
9 462 (8.58%) Programme Management
10 436 (8.09%) SDLC
11 430 (7.98%) Risk Management
12 398 (7.39%) PRINCE
13 396 (7.35%) Service Delivery
14 394 (7.31%) Service Management
15 386 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
16 381 (7.07%) CRM
17 345 (6.40%) Project Planning
18 330 (6.13%) Change Control
19 325 (6.03%) Line Management
20 305 (5.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 427 (7.93%) SQL
2 148 (2.75%) Java
3 122 (2.26%) C#
4 83 (1.54%) C
5 69 (1.28%) JavaScript
6 57 (1.06%) PowerShell
7 41 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 35 (0.65%) PL/SQL
9 26 (0.48%) VBScript
10 25 (0.46%) VB
11 24 (0.45%) Python
11 24 (0.45%) VB.NET
12 23 (0.43%) Shell Script
13 21 (0.39%) Ruby
14 20 (0.37%) VBA
15 18 (0.33%) C++
16 16 (0.30%) COBOL
17 11 (0.20%) Perl
17 11 (0.20%) PHP
18 5 (0.093%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 957 (17.76%) Degree
2 777 (14.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 728 (13.51%) PMI Certification
4 722 (13.40%) PMP
5 446 (8.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 246 (4.57%) APMP
7 210 (3.90%) ISEB
8 159 (2.95%) Security Cleared
9 149 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
10 145 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 134 (2.49%) CISSP
12 121 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
13 110 (2.04%) CISM
14 99 (1.84%) CISA
15 96 (1.78%) MCSE
16 83 (1.54%) CCNA
17 76 (1.41%) SC Cleared
18 48 (0.89%) CCNP
19 42 (0.78%) MCP
20 40 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 658 (12.21%) PMO
2 270 (5.01%) QA
3 121 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 84 (1.56%) SLA
5 75 (1.39%) COBIT
6 50 (0.93%) MiFID
7 46 (0.85%) P3O
8 41 (0.76%) PCI DSS
9 29 (0.54%) PMBOK
10 27 (0.50%) Data Quality
10 27 (0.50%) ISO22301
11 25 (0.46%) ISO 9001
12 24 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
13 20 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 19 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 11 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 10 (0.19%) HL7
17 8 (0.15%) GDPR
18 7 (0.13%) EMIR
18 7 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 235 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 174 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 64 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 51 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
5 36 (0.67%) VMware ESX
6 31 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
7 30 (0.56%) vSphere
8 23 (0.43%) XenApp
9 14 (0.26%) Docker
10 13 (0.24%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.19%) Firmware
11 10 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.074%) UAG
12 4 (0.074%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.056%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.056%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.056%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.056%) Xen
14 2 (0.037%) XenServer
15 1 (0.019%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 61 (1.13%) SCCM
2 36 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 35 (0.65%) SCVMM
4 20 (0.37%) AirWatch
5 16 (0.30%) Control-M
5 16 (0.30%) Nagios
6 15 (0.28%) SCOM
7 13 (0.24%) Kubernetes
8 12 (0.22%) Puppet
9 11 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (0.20%) Tivoli
9 11 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 10 (0.19%) EMC VPLEX
10 10 (0.19%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 10 (0.19%) Simpana
11 8 (0.15%) BladeLogic
11 8 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.15%) vCenter Server
12 7 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1013 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 370 (6.87%) Oracle
3 296 (5.49%) SAP
4 289 (5.36%) VMware
5 268 (4.97%) Cisco
6 136 (2.52%) Citrix
7 117 (2.17%) HP
8 96 (1.78%) NetApp
9 88 (1.63%) IBM
10 84 (1.56%) CheckPoint
11 68 (1.26%) Juniper
12 65 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
13 62 (1.15%) EMC
13 62 (1.15%) Red Hat
14 44 (0.82%) JD Edwards
15 43 (0.80%) ServiceNow
16 42 (0.78%) Cognizant
17 39 (0.72%) BMC
18 33 (0.61%) Computacenter
18 33 (0.61%) F5
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxburn, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
University of the Arts London
Salary: £36,642 - 47,593 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 per annum + Bonus and Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum to £60K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £36,967 - 55,451 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 25 days hols, 2x life assurance, 6%
Posted: 4 days ago